NASA's Parker Solar Probe touched the Sun

15 December, 2021

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Magnetic webcam

Concept Pari is a 1080p webcam prototype that can depart its holster with a simple pluck, to be placed anywhere magnets work. The idea is that the camera will continue to send video to a connected PC through Wi-Fi, even from a couple of feet away. The most obvious use case for Concept Pari is sticking it in directly on your computer’s display rather than on its bezel. Ars Technica

What happens when CO2 is stored underground

One of the promising ways to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere is to pump it underground. There, it can react with certain rocks that convert gas into solid minerals. They found that the density of the sample increased over time and its permeability decreased. this is, carbon dioxide Converted to magnesite, quartz, silica, and elemental carbon.  Florida News

Oppo Air Glass 

Following last year’s AR Glass concept, the new Oppo Air Glass will be available in Q1 2022 for a yet-to-be-announced price. It’ll come in two parts: a detachable monocle (in black or white) and a separate frame. And no, you won’t be able to attach the 30-gram device to your own glasses.. Yahoo Finance

Touch the sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has become the first spacecraft to “touch the sun,” passing through the blisteringly hot atmosphere of our star. These outer layers of the sun—known as the corona—are actually hotter than its surface, a 50-year-old mystery that the craft has been tasked with solving.. Newsweek

Wireless earbuds

Earbuds are basically a pair of tiny speakers that you wear inside your ears. At low volumes, they’re useful little devices.

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