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Sat, 06 Mar 2021 21:00:06 GMT | Loz Blain

The Voyager Space Station would be a 700-foot diameter rotating ring space station, spinning slowly to create artificial gravity roughly equal to that on the moon

California's Orbital Assembly Corporation reckons it will soon have the solar system's first luxury space hotel open in orbit, offering spacewalks, Beyonce concerts and fine dining to space tourists at US$5 million for three and a half days.

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Category: Space, Science

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Sat, 06 Mar 2021 03:00:29 GMT | C.C. Weiss

The range-topping E-Caliber 9.9 XX1 AXS becomes Trek's lightest full-suspension e-MTB ever

We've already seen recently how the removable Fazua Evation electric drive can create an award-winning two-for-one ebike combo and a versatile gravel bike. Now it paves the way for the lightest full-suspension e-MTB ever to come from one of the world's largest names in mountain biking. The 2021 Trek E-Caliber leverages the lightweight, removable drive toward separating itself from the hard-hammering downhill e-MTBs to offer a light, nimble cross country ride.

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Category: Bicycles, Transport

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 21:20:44 GMT | Ben Coxworth

A selection of the facial images used in the study

Although certain celebrities are widely considered to be nice-looking, beauty does still ultimately lie in the eye of the beholder. A new AI-based system is able to ascertain which features are found most attractive by individual people, and then create faces combining those qualities.

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Category: Computers, Technology

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 18:57:36 GMT | Ben Coxworth

By filling their lungs with air, female American tree frogs are better able to distinguish the mating calls of males of their species (pictured)

A number of hearing aids are now able to amplify one person's voice while filtering out distracting background voices. Well, it turns out that female tree frogs are able to perform a similar task, in order to hear the mating calls of males.

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Category: Biology, Science

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 17:40:07 GMT | Ben Coxworth

Users can adjust the damping level by selecting different inserts

There are already several suspension handlebar stems that incorporate a linkage, which allows the bars to move vertically relative to the steerer tube. The Hammerhead360 is different, though, in that the bars move relative to the stem itself.

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Category: Bicycles, Transport

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 16:02:51 GMT | Paul Ridden

The Mode II earphones are the first true wireless models from Marshall

In music circles, the name Marshall is synonymous with rock, loud rock. And for its first foray into the now densely populated true wireless wilderness, the company has launched a pair of earphones promised to deliver "a thunderous audio experience."

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Category: Wearables, Technology

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 14:32:49 GMT | David Nield

The RedMagic 6 Pro (left) and the standard RedMagic 6 (right)

Like gaming laptops, gaming phones stuff super-powered components into big, brash cases, designed to offer the ultimate in performance for your mobile games – and the latest to hit the market is the Nubia RedMagic 6 series.

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Category: Mobile Technology, Technology

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 07:26:06 GMT | C.C. Weiss

Putting Gravel mode to work

Usually during the first days of March, we find ourselves delightedly wading through a sea of the world's most exotic supercars and concepts at the annual Geneva Motor Show. It was here that Porsche first revealed the Cross Turismo AWD electric wagon concept three years ago, back when the Taycan was still the Mission E. Even though there's no show this year, Porsche is sticking to the time frame by pulling the covers off its production e-wagon: the all-wheel-drive Taycan Cross Turismo, complete with up to 617 hp and an optional off-road package for battery-charged adventure.

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Category: Automotive, Transport

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 07:19:20 GMT | Nick Lavars

The first flight for the Spirit of Innovation is expected to take place this European springtime

A speedy all-electric aircraft being developed with one eye on the record books has taken another step forward, with Rolls-Royce taking its Spirit of Innovation plane to the runway for the very first time. These first taxi tests of what is designed to become the world's fastest electric plane are an important early demonstration of its cutting edge propulsion systems, which the developers hope can offer a blueprint for not just planes but air taxis and other futuristic forms of urban mobility.

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Category: Aircraft, Transport

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Fri, 05 Mar 2021 05:18:54 GMT | Michael Irving

A compound called triptonide is showing promise as a male contraceptive pill

For decades, women have largely carried the responsibility for contraception thanks to the pill, but a male equivalent has long eluded scientists. Now a new breakthrough could lead to a safe, effective and reversible male contraceptive pill, as a compound from traditional Chinese medicine has been shown in tests to render mice and monkeys temporarily infertile.

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Category: Medical, Science

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