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Extend Fertility's egg-preservation services are fully operational in the U.S.

Meet Extend Fertility Medical Practice, branded as “a one-of-a-kind, specialty egg freezing practice." By offering egg-freezing services at low prices, it promises a way to accommodate women looking to start a family … later.
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The Sentinel is a robot designed to make police traffic stops safer

Prompted by the shooting of two police officers during routine traffic stops, Sentinel's creators built a robot that can carry out remote inspections and report back findings to officers.
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If you've got a 469-foot long yacht, be sure you pay for it in full

For what amounts to less than four percent of the total cost, or $16.3 million, a Russian billionaire's superyacht is seized in Gibraltar. Dwarfing the second longest sailing yacht, the 469-foot Sailing Yacht A is 110 feet longer.
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BYU’s origami-inspired Kevlar shield pops up in seconds to block bullets

Life-saving origami, anyone? Engineers at Brigham Young University have developed an origami-inspired, lightweight bulletproof shield capable of quickly unfolding to protect officers from gunfire.
Outdoors

Pod 3 is a modular GPS tracker for use with virtually anything

The Pod 3 is a GPS tracking device that can be attacked to pretty much anything, including pets, vehicles, bikes, and luggage, which can then be tracked using a smartphone from anywhere on the planet.
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Vitastiq uses electro-acupuncture to measure your vitamin levels — but does it really work?

Without pricking your skin, the Vitastiq uses a non-invasive and painless electro-acupuncture method to measure essential vitamin and mineral levels and wirelessly send the data to a mobile app.
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Scorpion S3 electric hoverbike looks terrifyingly fun

Do you want to travel from point A to point B, but worry that your vehicle isn’t nearly terrifying enough? If so, you may want to check out Hoversurf’s fearsome single-seat electric hoverbike.
Computing

This Flter device promises to protect you from the internet’s prying eyes

A new company wants to simplify security with Flter, a cylindrical network device that it claims will “filter” the internet. The device is on a Kickstarter campaign to garner support.
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Meddsy is the 'next-generation' first aid kit with practically everything in it

Backed by a team of team of doctors, soldiers, and survival experts, a new Kickstarter campaign wants to keep people well prepared in case of emergencies with a “next-generation” first aid and rescue kit called Meddsy.
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Facial-recognition software may help save Earth’s most endangered mammals

Lemurs are considered the world's most endangered mammal, but a team of researchers have devised a system called LemurFaceID, which uses facial-recognition software to spot lemurs in their natural habitat.
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Watch SpaceX safely land a Falcon 9 rocket after space station resupply mission

Elon Musk’s SpaceX project scored a victory over the weekend when it performed the successful landing of a Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday, after launching a resupply mission to the International Space Station.
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The UAE’s next ambitious project is to build a city on Mars

The United Arab Emirates, a place that knows a thing or two about constructing cities in harsh environments, has announced its most ambitious building project yet -- a city on Mars.