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The Plan to Resurrect NASA's Long-Lost Satellite Has Failed

Someone throw together an IndieGoGo for a 21 gun salute. The crowdfunded project take control of ISEE-3, NASA's 30-year-old satellite, is kaput. The sad news is a blow to anyone who loves space, science, or stories of redemption by scrappy underdogs.If ... [Published Gizmodo - 2 hours ago]
First reported 20 mins ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 1 reports

After Two Years, Baby "Cured" of HIV Is Showing Detectable Virus Levels

The "Mississippi Baby," born with HIV and treated with antiretroviral drugs immediately after birth, showed no evidence of HIV after two years without treatment. Now the child has detectable levels of the virus once again . It's a sad conclusion to what ... [Published Gizmodo - 20 mins ago]
First reported 22 mins ago - Updated 22 mins ago - 1 reports

15 Dead Simple IFTTT Recipes That Will Make Your Life Way Easier

IFTTT —If This Then That—is an automator that links different internet connected services (think: Gmail) and devices (think: your smartphone). After turning on each service, or channel, you can use it as a trigger for another service, or vice versa. ... [Published Gizmodo - 22 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

A Home Dry Cleaner That Refreshes Your Clothes in Just Ten Minutes

The Swash is being pitched as a sort of personal dry cleaning machine that promises to refresh clothes in just ten minutes. But instead of the toxic chemicals often used at your local dry cleaner, it runs on disposable detergent pods.What that means is ... [Published Gizmodo - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

The Simplest Way to Track Your Sleep Yet

"The death of each day's life, sore labour's bath, / Balm of hurt minds, great Nature's second course..." We (Macbeth and I) are talking about sleep, and a lot of us suck at it. But exactly how do we suck at it? Do we toss and turn a lot? Snore? Are we ... [Published Gizmodo - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

FTC: Amazon Billed Parents Millions for Kids' Unauthorized App Buys

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against Amazon demanding refunds for parents billed for millions of dollars in app purchases.The FTC alleges that Amazon profited from charging parents for unauthorized in-app purchases their children made. ... [Published Gizmodo - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

Why Smooth Surfaces Make Your City Sizzle in Summer

It's not just you, city-dwellers. Urban areas actually do get noticeably hotter than the rural areas around them, and that's especially problematic in summertime. Why does that happen? Well, a new study says it all has to do with the aerodynamic shape ... [Published Gizmodo - 3 hours ago]
First reported 40 mins ago - Updated 40 mins ago - 1 reports

Each of These Images Is Smaller Than the Width of a Human Hair

Oxford scientists just revealed a new kind of display technology that can render images smaller than the width of a human hair. The detailed images you see above were rendered on these flexible, nano-pixel displays. Would you believe that each one is ... [Published Gizmodo - 40 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Delta Put the Most Useful Ad Ever Inside Uber Cars

To promote the fact that Delta has added USB ports to every seat on its long-haul international flights, the airline installed these clever ads—as spotted by Laughing Squid's Scott Beale—in New York Uber taxis, giving them powered USB ports too so that ... [Published Gizmodo - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

This Abandoned Warehouse Is Full of Live Jellyfish

If you find yourself wandering around Liverpool in the middle of the night, you might be surprised to happen upon a warehouse with a glowing blue door. Inside, you'll see countless live jellyfish floating peacefully in the unlikely setting. It's not a ... [Published Gizmodo - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

This Waterproof Case Lets You Dive With Your iPhone To Over 300 Feet

If your vacation involves a scuba adventure to some exotic underwater locale, of course you're going to want to take photos to make everyone back home jealous. And since the iPhone has become the go-to pocket camera for most tourists, Thanko's now selling ... [Published Gizmodo - 3 hours ago]
Entities: iPhone, Akihabara, Aluminium
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Chromecast's Best New Trick: Making an Infinite Inception Vortex

[embedded content]Now that Chromecast screen mirroring is here , you can beam anything from your phone to your TV. It's great for playing games and casting content from apps that don't support Chromecast yet. But the best thing you can do with it is turn ... [Published Gizmodo - 5 hours ago]

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...the technique wasn't a permanent cure, the fact that it cleared the Mississippi Baby of HIV for so long is extremely promising for future research. "The prolonged lack of viral rebound, in the absence of HIV-specific immune responses, suggests that the very early therapy not only kept this child clinically well, but also restricted the number of cells harboring HIV infection" Katherine Luzuriaga, M D , professor of molecular medicine, pediatrics and medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, told the NIH...
...—we have already demonstrated that the technique works on flexible Mylar sheets around 200 nanometres thick," Bhaskaran said in a release . "This makes them potentially useful for 'smart' glasses, foldable screens, windshield displays, and even synthetic retinas that mimic the abilities of photoreceptor cells in the human eye."
...But the illusion is complete. It's called "The Physical Possibility of Inspiring Imagination in the MindMind of Somebody Living."
Their troubleshooting suggests that nitrogen tanks that are needed to pressurize the fuel either aren't working or are empty, Cowing says. "So, in essence, we can't really fire the engines anymore."

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