10 essential new skills you can start learning today

From career changes to just picking up a new leisure activity, all of these skill bundles are hundreds of dollars off their regular price right now.

  • These 10 skills training bundles will have you mastering a new talent.
  • Subjects range from music producing and graphic design to electrical engineering and stock trading.
  • Each skill training bundle is currently at least 95% off.
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Researchers build living robots from frog cells

Scientists envision a new type of organism ready to assist humans.

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  • Computers designed, and scientists have constructed, programmable living robots.
  • Study announces potentially self-healing, biodegradable, purpose-build automatons.
  • Two "xenobots" are already bumbling their way around dishes of water in a lab.
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Who is leading the private space race?

The space station sector has exciting potential as more private companies enter the conversation.

  • The International Space Station is the most expensive public project ever built in the history of humanity.
  • Companies like NanoRacks, SpaceX, and Blue Origin have already entered the conversation of what the future will look like for the ISS.
  • Now, it's important to entertain only the serious contenders in the space race.
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How to dismantle a nuclear bomb

MIT team successfully tests a new method for verification of weapons reduction.

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How do weapons inspectors verify that a nuclear bomb has been dismantled? An unsettling answer is: They don't, for the most part.

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5 perfect gifts for fans of Nikola Tesla and his inventions

These products are sure to inspire anyone who loves the work of engineer and inventor, Nikola Tesla.

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  • A prolific inventor, Nikola Tesla has been dubbed "the man who invented the 20th century."
  • Tesla is best known for inventing the Tesla coil and the first alternating current (AC) electric system.
  • These gifts are designed to inspire engineers, scientists, and general fans of Nikola Tesla and his work.
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