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Elon Musk's Hyperloop dream is closer to becoming a reality

Elon Musk's Hyperloop dream is closer to becoming a reality Three university teams have been the first to test drive their pods in SpaceX's depressurized track as part of Elon Musk's Hyperloop competition.The Delft University Hyperloop team clinched the top price for their prototype pod in the first phase.

You are what you tweet: Twitter reveals how America eats and exercises

You are what you tweet: Twitter reveals how America eats and exercises Twitter, it turns out, isn’t just about wacky hashtags and slandering celebrities anonymously.”) True, it’s not super accurate, but it’s the kind of insight that is only possible to start exploring in an age of social media.

The University of Maryland pits its quantum computer against IBM’s hardware

The University of Maryland pits its quantum computer against IBM’s hardware The two quantum computers were fielded by the University of Maryland and IBM.Since May, IBM has allowed students and enthusiasts to experiment with its quantum computer via the IBM Quantum Experience, which was used in this experiment.

You may soon be able to shell out for snail-based pain medicine

You may soon be able to shell out for snail-based pain medicine The paper describes a compound which blocks pain, discovered by scientists at the University of Utah, with support from researchers at the University of Florence, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, A.Still University, University of Mississippi Medical Center, and biotech company Kineta.

‘Nano-warming’ tech could reduce the massive number of wasted transplant organs

‘Nano-warming’ tech could reduce the massive number of wasted transplant organs What this does is to allow frozen organs to be quickly reheated in a way that doesn’t damage them.“In our paper, our team [describes a] new ‘nano-warming’ technique,” co-author Navid Manuchehrabadi, a postdoctoral associate at the University of Minnesota, told Digital Trends.

There's now a plaque to commemorate where Ian McKellen ate a potato

There's now a plaque to commemorate where Ian McKellen ate a potato But the student guild was so delighted, they had a plaque made to commemorate the moment McKellen ate a baked potato on their humble campus, located at table five of The Sphinx bar.But he's also a committed activist for the LGBTQ community, having been openly gay since 1988.

Police interrupt students' group chat in the most spectacular way

Police interrupt students' group chat in the most spectacular way It's not every day the police make a sudden guest appearance in your group chat.Earlier in the week, 20-year-old Cardiff University student Lawrence Court received a fairly bizarre message on his phone.

Why you get butterflies in your stomach

Why you get butterflies in your stomach Dr.Roshini Raj explains what causes the feeling of butterflies in your stomach.

A popular unpopular opinion

A popular unpopular opinion There are 2 kinds of people in this world.23 hrs agoRonnie Goes On A "Magical" Train Ride With Morgan Freeman?

This student's hilariously bizarre campaign video escalates so damn fast

This student's hilariously bizarre campaign video escalates so damn fast Running for a position at your students' union is a competitive business, so it's always good to find a way to stand out from the competition.Aoife O'Brien, a student at the University of Limerick in Ireland, seems to have figured out the key to setting herself apart from the crowd.

The perfect girl doesn't exi

The perfect girl doesn't exi Chloe, 22 4Cy National Taiwan University6) 4 miles awayI want to sleep with you.I don' t meanhave sex.