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The Infinity Pitcher will order a new filter for you online, just before the old one goes bad

Brita has teamed up with Amazon for its new Infinity water pitcher -- a smart pitcher that automatically orders new filters through Amazon's Dash Replenishment service as soon as you need replacements.
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Inspired by moth eyes, this new graphene-based solar cell is crazy efficient

Researchers from the U.K.'s University of Surrey carefully examined moths' eyes in order to create graphene sheets that they say are "the most light-absorbent material ever created."
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Here’s how Google will launch its Project Loon Internet balloons

To showcase its efforts on its Project Loon internet initiative, Google has released a series of photos detailing the progress that it has been making on its balloon auto-launcher.
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MIT scientists create algorithm to predict rogue waves

MIT engineers have developed a new rogue wave prediction tool using wave data collected by local buoys. Using this tool, sailors may have advance warning that provides them with a few minutes to prepare for the impact.
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Weekly Rewind: Drone crosses English Channel, Kanye terrorizes Twitter, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
Health & Fitness

Lab-grown sperm cells have produced viable baby mice

Who run the world? Girls. Maybe quite literally, quite soon. Especially now that Chinese scientists have published a new study in the Journal Cell Stem Cell suggesting they've managed to engineer viable sperm from stem cells.
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Short on time? This moving company provides estimates via video calls

Dumbo Moving has added virtual estimates. Users can schedule a video call to show their home and get a quick price estimate from the NYC-based moving company. The new feature was created in conjunction with Crater.
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Weekend Workshop: Embrace the Force with this full-size replica of BB-8

Star Wars: The Force Awakens introduced the fan favorite BB-8 droid when it released in 2015, and we've got your ticket to building your very own replica using little more than a few pieces of foam, some spray paint, and contact cement.
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This reusable sanitizer uses UV light to murder odor-causing microbes living in your shoes

The UV Pro Shoe Sanitizer is a sterilizing solution for your sweaty kicks. The devices uses UVC lighting to kill almost 100% of bacteria and fungus that can cause skin issues, infections, and that terrible smell.
Movies & TV

Who does artificial intelligence think will win at the Oscars?

In honor of the impending Oscars, Unanimous A.I. pooled the ever-perceptive general populace, and has come up with its predictions for the six major award categories. Check them out and see if you agree.