netpipe July 14, 2019

Environmental Leader – Children Pressure McDonald’s and Burger King to Ditch Plastic Toys

Thingiverse – Newest Things – Nosey Cup

Thingiverse – Newest Remixes – Magnet Door Corner

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Small horned dinosaur from China, a Triceratops relative, walked on two feet – latest science and technology news stories – No more trial-and-error when choosing an electrolyte for metal-air batteries – latest science and technology news stories – Genetic breakthrough in cereal crops could help improve yields worldwide – latest science and technology news stories – Harley-Davidson’s electric Hog: 0 to 60 mph in 3 seconds – latest science and technology news stories – Scientists unveil the first-ever image of quantum entanglement – latest science and technology news stories – Russia launches space telescope

Blog – Hackaday – Old CDs Create A Haunting Rainbow Vortex

Hacker News – VW invests $2.6B in self-driving startup Argo AI as part of Ford alliance

Hacker News – AI made from a sheet of glass can recognise numbers just by looking

Slashdot – They’re Making a Movie Based On the 1978 Game ‘Space Invaders’

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Superstrong artificial muscle can lift 1000 times its own weight

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Molecules pictured changing shape as they gain and lose electrons

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Drinking sugary drinks linked to an increased risk for all cancers

New Scientist – – New Scientist – People in China have more salt in their diet than anyone else in world

Nano Patents and Innovations – Two Supermassive Black Holes on Collision Course with Each Other

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Successful T cell engineering with gene scissors

Scientific American – News – Viking History Is Melting Away in Greenland

Big Think – We could cut atmospheric carbon by 25% by planting a forest the size of the United States

Big Think – Fruit juice may raise cancer risk, study finds. Here’s why. – Thermal Battery Could Power Solar Systems Overnight – Scientists Study Fossilized Bird With Extremely Long Toe – New EV Platform Shoves Everything But the Battery Inside the Wheel

Engadget – Las Vegas autonomous shuttle crash happened due to lack of manual control

cs updates on – Learning to learn with quantum neural networks via classical neural networks. (arXiv:1907.05415v1 [quant-ph])

cs updates on – Using Chinese Characters To Generate Text-Based Passwords For Information Security. (arXiv:1907.05406v1 [cs.IT])

Ars Technica – Tiny robot leaps around carrying its own battery, electronics

Ars Technica – Mysterious illness that paralyzes healthy kids prompts plea from CDC

Ars Technica – US puts rush order on long-range air-to-air missile

Ars Technica – Steam uses machine learning for its new game recommendation engine

Ars Technica – DeepMind AI is secretly lurking on the public StarCraft II 1v1 ladder

Ars Technica – Savage tick-clone armies are sucking cows to death; experts fear for humans

CBC | Canada News – Czech hiker falls to his death on southwestern Alberta mountain

CBC | Canada News – Chuckwagon driver banned from future Calgary Stampedes after latest horse death this year

CBC | Canada News – Tornado rips through campground north of Montreal

CBC | Canada News – RCMP deleted documents in wrongful conviction case, federal report finds

CBC | Canada News – Animal advocates want chuckwagon races cancelled after 3 horse deaths

CBC | Canada News – Border officials to start sharing data about U.S., Canadian travellers – videos, pictures, celebs, flash games – Lamborghini Aventador Made On A 3D-Printer (18 pics)

Hack a Day – Maker Media Reboots Itself As Make Community

Hack a Day – Giving the Pi 4 PCI Express – latest science and technology news stories – Theory explains ferromagnetic superconductor behavior

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