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These Colourful Liquid Droplets Chase Each Other Like Living Organisms

When water hits a glass surface, it usually just spreads itself out. But when water containing the organic molecule propylene glycol (PG) hits glass, it comes alive. In a manner of speaking.


Jurassic Park's Memorable Scenes Recreated In Stop-Motion LEGO

No, it’s not the LEGO Jurassic Park game. This is arguably better though. When you get the opportunity to recreate the best dinosaur film ever in stop-motion with $US100,000 of plastic blocks, are you going to decline? Of course not.


EVE: Valkyrie Is An Incredible Looking Space Pilot Sim That I Want In My Life

Video: Holy crap. I think I’m finally sold on virtual reality thanks to this trailer for EVE: Valkyrie. Get in here and watch some wicked space battles in virtual reality.


Watching This Aussie Politician Read Her Own Hate Mail Is Awesome

Video: In the vein of Jimmy Kimmel’s Celebrities Reading Mean Tweets segment, Greens Senator Sarah Hansen-Young decided to read her own hate mail to camera, and it’s so good.


The Reason Google Glass Died, And Everything Else You Missed Yesterday

Google diagnoses its Glass problem, more iPhone 6S rumours surface, and an ultimate display of drone sadness. This is the news and rumours you missed in the last 24 hours on BitStream.


New Liquid 3D Printing System Is 25 Times Faster Than Its Competitors

3D printing isn’t short of advocates in the design and engineering world, because of its ability to easily produce prototypes — but it can be slow. A new company called Carbon3D hopes to change that, though, with a new 3D printing method that claims to be 25-100 times faster than other resin printing techniques.


The LEGO Jurassic Park Game Looks Amazing

Video: Don’t be fooled by the new LEGO game coming out. It may be called LEGO Jurassic World, but it’s actually a revisiting of all the best moments in the original Jurassic Park film in playable LEGO form. Hurray!


Aussie Father Watches Son's Birth 4000km Away Using A Virtual Reality Headset

It’s easy to be caught up with all the fun applications of consumer-level virtual reality tech, with video games and movie watching being at the top of the list. However, it also has the ability to take the closeness we’ve come to enjoy from webcams and voice chat a step further and in the case of Alison Larke and her husband, Jason, allow a father to watch the birth of his child in Perth while working in the remote Queensland.


Japanese Scientists Just Beamed Energy Through The Air

Man-made satellites have long been able to harness the sun’s energy as it washes over them outside the protection of our atmosphere. But what if we could beam all that solar power down to Earth? The science fictional idea may be a reality sooner than you think.


Firefly's Alan Tudyk & Nathan Fillion Raise $US1.8 Million For Their New TV Show

It’s hard to imagine good things coming out of the cancellation of Firefly, Josh Whedon’s much-loved sci-fi show, yet here we are, over a decade later and two of its stars, Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion, are making a TV series lampooning the unfortunate axing. Called “Con Man”, the pair started an Indiegogo campaign a few day ago to get funding and it has done rather well, to put it mildly.