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Gorgeous Video Shows Crystals Forming from Up Close

Chemistry is a pretty science, especially in macro. Just check out the stunning crystallisation process of things like potassium chromate, sodium chloride, ammonium chloride, and more. Read More >>

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I Now Have a Robot Editing All of My Emails for Me

Gizmodo US Reviews Editor Sean Hollister and I have a problem: we’re long time friends but we totally suck at communicating over email. We misunderstand each other and fight a lot. It’s terrible. Today I found a web app called “Crystal” that promises to fix that. It’s editing this post right now. Read More >>

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Sharp Aquos Crystal Hands On: No Bezel, all Beauty

Japan and the west build phones differently. In the west we want better performance, more dazzling displays, and faster processors. Japan just makes the thing look awesome. And not many have done it better than Sharp. Read More >>

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Holographic TVs Are Getting Closer to Reality

New methods for producing colour holographic video are here, and they could lead to cheaper, higher resolution and more energy efficient TVs. Daniel Smalley, a researcher at MIT, built a holographic display with about the same resolution as a standard-definition TV, which is able to depict motion because it updates its image 30 times a second. The display is run by an optical chip that Smalley made in his lab for about £7. Read More >>

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Watch Ice Crystals Bloom Into Mesmerising Chaos

You're about to watch a beautiful music video, which sets a precise yet delicate piano line to one of the most wonderful pieces of scientific footage you'll have seen in a long time. Read More >>