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Facebooks Giant Internet-Beaming Drone Finally Takes Flight

As the sunbathe rose over the Sonora Desert in late June, Mark Zuckerberg accepted beside a runway not far from the Mexican border. Next to him digest Facebook vice president of engineering Jay Parikh and a few other colleagues, all eyes on the strip of asphalt that stretched towards the horizon. They had arrived a … Read More

This Modular Bike Seat Comes Apart to Deter Saddle-Stealers

Getting your motorcycle sit plagiarized isn’tfun, but neither is carrying it around, post and all. Selle Royal, the Italian bicycle saddle manufacturer, createda smart alternative: the Ta+ Too modular saddle. Spin and click a dial and the seat slithers from its base, frustrating crime and vandalism. We wanted to give an answer to all those … Read More

The Underwater Archaeologist Who Surfaced Not One, But Two Ancient Egyptian Metropolitans

The first time he uncovered an Egyptian artifact, archaeologist Franck Goddio was at the bottom of the Alexandria harbor. He had exhumed 5 hoofs of slime to find a bench-sized blocking of blood-red granite, and, as the water cleared, he spoke the hieroglyphics inscribed on the stone through his scuba disguise: Life Forever. For Goddio, … Read More