2019 Chevy Bolt review: No longer unique, still something special

2019 Chevy Bolt review: No longer unique, still something special

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2019 Chevy Bolt review: No longer unique, still something special Chevrolet’s far-roaming Bolt EV hit the ground running when it debuted in 2016 with a class-leading 238 miles of EPA estimated range. In a world where its biggest competitors included the 150-mile…

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Human environmental effects favor cosmopolitan species over local iconic species

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Human environmental effects favor cosmopolitan species over local iconic species Human habitat modification is favouring the same species everywhere, while unique species are disappearing, finds a study publishing on December 4 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology, led by Tim Newbold at…

Algae testbed experiment yields data useful for future projects

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Algae testbed experiment yields data useful for future projects A unique experiment that explored how well algae grows in specific regions of the United States yielded data that could prove useful as the industry moves forward, according to research from the U.S….

Bose’s $199 audio AR sunglasses ship in January

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Bose’s $199 audio AR sunglasses ship in January James Trew/Engadget Bose’s unique, audio-only AR sunglasses are about to become a practical reality. The company has announced that Frames will be available in January for $199, with pre-orders starting now. The eyewear is…

Move over Rover: There’s a new sniffing powerhouse in the neighborhood: Researchers study animals’ unique sense of smell to develop improved chemical sensors

Move over Rover: There’s a new sniffing powerhouse in the neighborhood: Researchers study animals’ unique sense of smell to develop improved chemical sensors

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Move over Rover: There’s a new sniffing powerhouse in the neighborhood: Researchers study animals’ unique sense of smell to develop improved chemical sensors Some animals have a superpower in their sense of smell. They explore, interpret and understand their world with such…

Unique study shows how bats maneuver

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Unique study shows how bats maneuver For the first time, researchers have succeeded in directly measuring the aerodynamics of flying animals as they manoeuvre in the air. Previously, the upstroke of the wings was considered relatively insignificant compared to the powerful downstroke…

Unique immunity genes in one widespread coral species: Study may help explain how corals deal with stress under future climate change scenarios

Unique immunity genes in one widespread coral species: Study may help explain how corals deal with stress under future climate change scenarios

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Unique immunity genes in one widespread coral species: Study may help explain how corals deal with stress under future climate change scenarios A new study led by researchers at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science found…

How the world’s fastest muscle created four unique bird species

How the world’s fastest muscle created four unique bird species

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How the world’s fastest muscle created four unique bird species When the male bearded manakin snaps its wings at lightning speed, it’s more than part of an elaborate, acrobatic mating ritual. The tiny muscle doing the heavy lifting is also the reason…

Here’s What the Quantum Internet Has in Store

Here’s What the Quantum Internet Has in Store

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Here’s What the Quantum Internet Has in Store A future ‘quantum internet’ could find use long before it reaches technological maturity, a team of physicists predicts. Such a network, which exploits the unique effects of quantum physics, would be fundamentally different to the classical…

New study dissects FCC net neutrality commenter backgrounds

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New study dissects FCC net neutrality commenter backgrounds Mark Wilson via Getty Images A new study out of Stanford University has found that while nearly every unique comment filed in response to the FCC’s proposal to repeal net neutrality opposed the agency’s…

How Accurate Are Online DNA Tests?

How Accurate Are Online DNA Tests?

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How Accurate Are Online DNA Tests? The age of consumer genomics has arrived. Nowadays you can send a vial of your spit in the mail and pay to see how your unique genetic code relates to all manner of human activity—from sports…

Insta360 turned a Nerf rocket into a VR camera holder

Insta360 turned a Nerf rocket into a VR camera holder

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Insta360 turned a Nerf rocket into a VR camera holder Insta360 did a pretty impressive job with its portable 4K VR camera, the One, with its handful of unique tricks that barely any rivals had kept up with, especially when it came…

California bans default passwords on any internet-connected device

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California bans default passwords on any internet-connected device In less than two years, anything that can connect to the internet will come with a unique password — that is, if it’s produced or sold in California. The “Information Privacy: Connected Devices” bill…

‘Spacesuits’ protect microbes destined to live in space

‘Spacesuits’ protect microbes destined to live in space

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‘Spacesuits’ protect microbes destined to live in space Scientists have created a unique system that pairs light-absorbing semiconductors with anaerobic bacteria to capture light and fix carbon dioxide: an artificial leaf. The bacteria turn carbon dioxide into chemicals useful in space colonies….

Birds’ voiceboxes are odd ducks

Birds’ voiceboxes are odd ducks

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Birds’ voiceboxes are odd ducks Birds’ voiceboxes are in their chests instead of their throats like mammals and reptiles. Scientists aren’t sure how or why birds evolved these unique voiceboxes, but a new study sheds some light on how they came about….