Category Archives: Science & Technology

We Give You The New Pinocchio Frog Species

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Long-nosed Tree Frog (Litoria pinocchio). New species discovered by Paul Oliver at 1200 m elevation in the Foja Mountains. Photo © Tim Laman A herpetologist named Paul Oliver from the Queensland Museum and Griffith University in Australia is the one who discovered this unique species. The amphibians were discovered way back in 2008 deep inside Indonesia’s Foja Mountains. “You could

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Tsunami Warnings Lifted After M6.7 Earthquake Off Coast of Niigata

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Reading Time: 2 minutes At 10.22 pm on Tuesday (JST) an earthquake shook west Japan in the Niigata and Yamagata areas, resulting in 1–meter tsunami warnings. The quake could reportedly be felt in Tokyo, over 300 kilometers away. Thankfully there were very few injured, as the quake hit mostly sparsely populated areas, and the tsunami warning has been lifted. There was a 10 cm

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Scientist Discover a New Species of Dinosaur in The Outback of Australia

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Every time we think we are knowledgeable about all things dinosaur related, scientist discover new evidence and fossils. This happens all the time. This proves to humanity that there is always a lot more yet to be discovered about our world. Imagine our surprise then when, according to a report in The Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (via National Geographic), paleontologists

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GM and Michelin Have Teamed up to Bring Airless Tires

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Michelin Airless Tires Michelin Airless Tires are soon to be a reality. They mentioned and showcased a prototype in 2017 at Movin’On. The tire company teamed up with GM to officially unveil their prototype of Uptis (Unique puncture-proof Tire System). Michelin made the tire with passenger vehicles in mind. It does resemble some air-free concepts of previous years. Tech of

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First Photos of Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction

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Reading Time: 3 minutes © Josh D’ Amaro Instagram The Attraction Officially Opens May 31st Which is Friday The photo slide below shows what the finished $1billion Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction looks like. As above you see a photo posted by Josh D’ Amaro who is the president of Disneyland Resort. The caption read: ‘So proud to introduce you to the inhabitants of

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Technology: One of These Beautiful Models is Not Like The Other Thanks to ModelingCafe.

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Japan — Everything is going digital. Becoming ‘smart’ as it were. Virtual humans are no exception. We at Geek Impulse wrote previously about Imma. The fact is that technology is getting better by the day and dare we say minutes. No job is safe in an uncertain future. Imma is a digital Instagram model. She has grown to over 60,000

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