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Apple Drops Its Iconic Startup Chime From the New MacBook Pros
Apple

Apple Drops Its Iconic Startup Chime From the New MacBook Pros

But they automatically start-up when you open them.
Scientists Made Transparent Wood That's Stronger Than Glass
Inventions

Scientists Made Transparent Wood That's Stronger Than Glass

See-through wood is now a thing.
The Best Drone Racer in the World Just Won $250,000
Drones

The Best Drone Racer in the World Just Won $250,000

Fifteen-year-old Luke Bannister just won $250,000 by beating out 150 teams in the first World Drone Prix, held in Dubai.
Homer Simpson Will Broadcast Live, With Some Motion-Capture Help
The Simpsons

Homer Simpson Will Broadcast Live, With Some Motion-Capture Help

The animated dad will speak live to viewers, commenting on the day's news as well as answering fans' questions.
Scientists Extend the Lifespan of Mice by up to 35 Percent
Health

Scientists Extend the Lifespan of Mice by up to 35 Percent

Hypothetically, if the drug treatment did add 35 percent to the lifespan of humans, it would bring average life expectancy to between 95 and 100 years.
At CES, Belty's Upgrade Includes New Look and Vibration Functionality
CES 2016

At CES, Belty's Upgrade Includes New Look and Vibration Functionality

The smart self-adjusting belt can now bug you to drink more water and nag you to get up and walk around.
These Netflix Socks Automatically Pause Your Movie if You Doze Off
Netflix

These Netflix Socks Automatically Pause Your Movie if You Doze Off

They know when you are sleeping. They know when you're awake.
These Glowing Bandages Can Reduce the Chances of Antibiotic-Resistant Bugs
Medicine

These Glowing Bandages Can Reduce the Chances of Antibiotic-Resistant Bugs

The experimental bandage glows green when it comes into contact with unfriendly bacteria, alerting medical staff when a wound is infected.