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Tiles made of regular pentagons - shapes with equal sides and angles - cannot completely cover an infinite plane, no matter how you arrange them. Once you start distorting the shapes, however, interesting things begin to happen. /READ MORE// The life code...
The planet is growing more food than ever, and yet millions of people continue to starve worldwide. People are hungry everywhere — in the country, in the suburbs. But increasingly, one of the front lines in the war against hunger is in...
Apple has dropped a new TV ad for its venerable Apple TV.  Previous ads saw the set-top box make an appearance, but the focus was not on the content.  This time, the ad is about Apps and (supposedly) the Apple...
Like the espresso shots it produces, the Newton Espresso press strips the act of making coffee down to its bare bones. The machine is essentially a simple, hand-operated lever that utilizes high-quality seals and a piston design to create...
It has taken Nature/Physics 13 billion years to create our Milky Way galaxy.  Last August, a group of scientist reported that they had replicated the same feat in about nine months.  While they only create a universe digitally, the simulation...