Example of an anechoic chamber Consumer Reports/Wikimedia The world’s quietest place is a match for the senses. You can hear your own heartbeat and the subtle movement of your bones ...

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What happened to all those great social networks that came before. Were they relegated to the dustbin of history, never to be seen or heard from again, or did they ...

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ESPN won an Emmy for the simulated yellow line that represents a first down in football games, the same one that is common in every game today. But the simulated ...

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Way back in 1977, Voyager 1 was one of two probes launched by NASA, with its primary mission being the exploration of Jupiter and Saturn. It made a famous fictional ...

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Why do radio and television stations use three or four letters to identify their stations, and why do they typically begin with a “W” or “K”? It all started in ...

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In the 1950s, Ford Motor Company came up with a concept car that seems beyond comprehension today. It was a car that ran entirely on nuclear power. Ford made a ...

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When you take a look at a keyboard, the first six letters on the top row give the name of the arrangement of seemingly random letters that we’re all used ...

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There are times during the summer when getting in a car feels like crawling in an oven. Tiny beads of perspiration cling to your head, and it feels like the ...

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A once-popular company had the chance to buy Google for a low, low price It’s one of the most famous deals that never happened. In 1999, Google’s founders were willing to ...

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What would it be like if no matter how hard you tried, you couldn’t break the screen of your phone? Or what if you could never get a chip in ...

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Microsoft Solitaire made its appearance back in 1989 with the release of Windows 3.0, and it has become one the most installed and played pieces of software in the world. ...

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