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This Big Rig Is Road Legal And It Can Drive Itself (15 pics)

Freightliner recently unveiled the Inspiration Truck atop the Hoover Dam. This truck is the first self driving big rig and it’s street legal. Not only can this massive truck drive itself, it has also found a way to reduce CO2 emissions by 5 percent.

 

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9 People That Are Blurring The Lines Between Humans And Cyborgs (9 pics)

The line between man and machine is getting thinner and thinner with each passing day.

Nigel Ackland sports the most advanced cyborg arm on the planet. He can control each finger just like on a normal hand, and can even perfectly pour a glass of water.

 

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This Family’s Car Got Crushed By Elephants (4 pics)

Czech photographer Jakub Kotas was traveling through Africa with his wife and daughter when they stopped to take a nap in his car. They awoke to a stampede of elephants crushing their car. They managed to escape and climb a tree for safety but compared the incident to something you would see in Jurassic Park.

 

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Before And After Photos Of Nepal Show The Effect Of A Deadly Earthquake (5 pics)

Nepal was recently hit by a deadly earthquake that changed the landscape of Kathmandu. Some of the most famous landmarks have been all but destroyed after the catastrophic event.

 

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This Amazing Levitating Light Bulb Will Work Without Being Plugged In (6 pics)

Simon Morris dreamed of one day having a hover board which caused him to become fascinated with magnetic levitation. He then began experimenting with Nikola Tesla’s theories about wireless power and using that knowledge he created Flyte. Flyte is a wireless, floating light bulb that combines the technologies of levitation and induction to create something truly incredible.

 

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Stunning Photos Of Chile’s Calbuco Volcano Erupting (16 pics)

Calbuco is a volcano in Chile and it has erupted twice in the past day. Photographers are having a field day enjoying this excellent opportunity to snap photos of this breathtaking sight. Over 4,000 local residents have had to evacuate because of Calbuco’s eruption but it almost seems worth it to see this incredible once in a lifetime event.

 

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This Amazing Humanoid Robot Can Make Lifelike Facial Expressions (7 pics)

This humanoid robot is known as Ham and it’s scary to see just how human Ham actually is. He has eyes that can follow you around the room and his face can mimic real lifelike human expressions. Robotics designer David Hanson showed Ham off at an electronics event in Hong Kong last week and the crowd was stunned by how real he looks.

 

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A Hunter Is Getting Death Threats After Taking A Photo A Dead Giraffe (14 pics)

Rebecca Francis, is a hunter and in 2010 she won a TV competition called Extreme Hunting. She also hosted the show Eye of the Hunter. She hunts all kinds of animals and recently celebrity Ricky Gervais posted a picture of her with a dead Giraffe on Twitter and now people are sending her death threats.

 

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Ubari Is An Incredible Oasis In The Sahara Desert (10 pics)

In the Libyan section of the Sahara Desert lies Ubari. Ubari is a desert oasis that’s located between the Messak Sattafat plateau and Idhan Ubari erg sand dunes and lakes. Despite the fact that Ubari is located in one of the hottest, most dry locations in the world, the water there still manages to look beautiful.

 

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This Invention Will Charge Your Electronics Using Water (4 pics)

This is the “Blue Freedom.” It’s a hydroelectric charger that uses water to charge your electronic devices. This device is definitely a must have for anyone that loves the outdoors but can’t live without their electronic devices.

 

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New Exoskeleton Makes Running A Lot Easier (4 pics)

Mechanical engineers at Carnegie Mellon and Carolina State Universities have recently invented an exoskeleton designed specifically for your legs. It reduces the amount of energy you need to run which makes anyone who wears it feel much lighter allowing them to move more easily.

 

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What A 140 MPH Super Typhoon Looks Like From Space (6 pics)

ISS astronauts recently captured the 140 mph super typhoon, Maysak hovering over the Philippines. They captured these amazing photos while orbiting 255 miles above Earth.

 

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Drunk Driving Female Poses For A Selfie (6 pics)

This young lady got drunk and decided to go for a joyride around China. She took out a guardrail and drove around for a while dragging it underneath her car. When police finally caught up with her all she wanted to do was take a selfie.

 

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China’s 1st 3D Printed Car Is Now On The Road (5 pics)

A company called Sanya Sihai has created a 3D printed, electric powered car and it’s very impressive. It took a month and a half to build and the 3D printing process itself took 5 days. The car weighs 1102 pounds and recently took a road trip across the streets of Sanya City in China.

 

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Experts Still Can’t Figure Out What They Found In This Mysterious Cave (5 pics)

Divers have recently been exploring a submerged cave near the Caribbean Sea on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and they were shocked by what they found. The researchers found a human skull in the cave. These experts are convinced that if they can verify the age that the remains may very well be the oldest discovered remains of an American human.

 

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