The Large Hadron Collider was shut down by a small mammal

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider — the massive, atom-smashing machine that uncovered the Higgs boson — may have met its match: a tiny animal. The LHC was shut down this week after a marten made its way inside and damaged a transformer. Although early reports had suggested the animal was “a weasel, probably,” …

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Solar power plants take to the seas with new floating platforms

Offshore wind farms are growing in popularity as energy providers look for different ways of harvesting power from the sun without using valuable land resources. One unique idea being developed by engineers at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) is a floating platform called a Heliofloat that would function as …

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Google testing Trips app as a smart assistant for your vacations

<p>Google wants to become your go-to service for all things travel, with reports this week suggesting the company is testing out a new app called Trips.</p> <p>Of course, the company already offers a raft of services for globetrotters, from Maps to Flight Search to Local Guides, not forgetting the small …

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Microsoft Lumia 950 Review

The Lumia 950 has launched to promote the full arsenal and capability of Windows 10 – here’s our review of the new Microsoft flagship! ——– PhoneArena.com … source

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