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Russia plans to build its largest data center on top of a nuclear power plant

While most of the world still balks at the notion of using nuclear energy to power large-scale enterprises, Russia recently announced plans to build what could be its largest data center right on top of the Kalinin nuclear power plant.

Anonymous hacks ISIS site, replaces it with Viagra ad

On Thursday, the Ghost Sec, a hacking group related to Anonymous, gained control of a website supporting the Islamic State, and replaced it with a Viagra advertisement. Anonymous has pledged retribution against the terrorist group for the…
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This robotic fishing lure can make dead fish swim again

The field of robotics is transforming so many aspects of our lives, and now it's poised to change how we fish. Let us introduce you to the Zombait, a robotic fish insert designed to bring dead fish bait back to life.

Uncork the champagne: Mercedes-AMG celebrates its latest F1 title with a limited-edition A45

Mercedes-AMG is celebrating a victorious Formula 1 season with a limited-edition version of the A45 AMG called Champion Edition. It gains a F1-inspired paint job, a more aerodynamic body kit, a custom interior, and a long list of standard…

New modular engines will make the next Mercedes-Benz E faster and more efficient

The next Mercedes-Benz E-Class will inaugurate a new family of modular engines that will eventually power every member of the company's lineup. A plug-in hybrid model is in the cards, and the range-topping E63 AMG will get a 600-hp V8.

Watch your coloring book characters come to life with Arnimate

First there were coloring books, then there were 3D coloring books, and now, there are fully interactive augmented-reality coloring books, where your characters not only appear in three dimensions, but actually move about and respond to…

World record! 14-year-old solves Rubik’s Cube record in under 5 seconds

Lucas Etter set a time of 4.90 seconds, which crushed the previous world record time of 5.25. That kind of time jump in the record is rare in the history of cube-solving.
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‘Spencer’ the robot wants to make sure you don’t miss your flight

Lost airport visitors could soon be calling on Spencer the robot to help get them back on track. A team of Europe-based researchers is ready to send Spencer into Amsterdam's bustling Schiphol airport to see how he fares.