My Genes Don’t Seem to Fit Max’s Cool Beans 5/24/2016 14 comments Humans have somewhere between 20,000 to 25,000 protein-coding genes, which places us somewhere between a chicken (~16,500 genes) and a grape (~30,500 genes).
Caveman Diorama: Quest for Fire Max’s Cool Beans 3/30/2016 Post a comment If all of the other elements forming the diorama turn out as well as the fire, then it looks like we're going to have something spectacular on our hands.
I Love My 4-Port Beast of a USB Charger Max’s Cool Beans 3/1/2016 22 comments Are you still living in the past, staring balefully at a single-port USB charger sitting on your desk with your lower lip quivering and a little tear rolling down your cheek?
Could This Be The Hover Board? Max’s Cool Beans 1/27/2016 3 comments It seems Max's dreams of riding his hover board around the neighborhood making even the coolest of cool kids turn green with envy may have to wait a while longer.
You Gotta See This! Max’s Cool Beans 1/26/2016 3 comments One can only imagine their sense of wonder if young kids could see these projected animations with their own eyes.
Mind-Blowing Special Effects Max’s Cool Beans 1/25/2016 8 comments When Max's dad was first exposed to modern special effects in movies, he came out of the cinema with his hair standing up on end.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.