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Stanford Study: Playing Pokémon For Hours Helped Your Brain

Stanford Study: Playing Pokémon Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Stanford researchers identify brain region activated by Pokémon characters You remember all those times your parents yelled at you about playing your Nintendo Gameboy during dinner? Well, now you can tell them that their concerns, while well-intentioned, were meaningless. That is thanks to science. If anyone questions you again about playing too much Pokémon, you can pull out this Stanford

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Drone Delivery Startup ‘Zipline’ is Saving Lives Around the World

Drone Delivery Service Zipline Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Zipline takes flight in Ghana, making it the world’s largest drone-delivery network Zipline, the drone delivery service, now has access to over 170 different kinds of vaccines, blood products, and medications. They deliver to about 2,500 health facilities. Their reach is 22 million people. A lot of these people would have died if it wasn’t for this startup that is

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The Floating City of The Future Can Withstand Category 5 Hurricane

Futuristic Floating City Oceanix Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 3 minutes Futuristic Floating City That Can Survive a Category 5 Hurricane UN-Habitat and a company called Oceanix, want to build floating sustainable cities that can not only produce their own food and energy but survive potential disasters caused by climate change. The floating cities would be a collection of hexagonal platforms that could each host about 300 residents. The entire city

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SpaceX

SpaceX Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Space Exploration Technologies Corp., doing business as SpaceX, is a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. Social Media & Website: Twitter, Instagram, Website Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) is a space-transportation startup company founded by Elon Musk. It designs, manufactures, and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. It is developing the partially reusable launch

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If You Read One Article About A Newly-discovered Dinosaur Read this One

Newly-Discovered Dinosaur - Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Paleontologists from Argentina recently discovered a dinosaur so unique that it’s unlike anything unearthed in the field. They estimate it lived roughly 140 million years ago and were herbivores. What makes them especially unique is the forward pointing spikes which researchers believed was a defense mechanism. Of course, it’s truly unknown at this point and adds to the mystery of

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Japanese bikini model’s breasts rubbed 10,000 times For Science

Japanese Bikini Model - Geek Impulse News Japan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Because Science When it comes to Japan, science can be sexy. When it comes to folklore why not check it out in modern times to test the validity. In Japan, like most countries, its folklore is often wisdom meant to be advice for life. Checking results is not really something that is done. It has been claimed that rubbing a

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