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New material provides clean water and electricity using nothing but the Sun

Enlarge (credit: Roman Studio/Getty Images) Our atmosphere holds six times more water than you’ll find in all the rivers on Earth. The dew drops you see on grass and water droplets on a cold juice bottle are evidence of this natural reservoir of water. Despite its ubiquity, 2 billion people on Earth still don’t have access to clean drinking water. A technique called atmospheric water harvesting (AWH) can allow us to extract some of this freshwater out of the air. But there are various challenges that have prevented us from implementing AWH on a large scale. In order to create

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AI-powered brain implants help paralyzed patients communicate faster than ever

Enlarge / A researcher connects a pedestal on a study volunteer’s head to an external computer. The pedestal is wired to electrodes that rest on the surface of the brain. (credit: Noah Berger/UCSF) Paralysis had robbed the two women of their ability to speak. For one, the cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, a disease that affects the motor neurons. The other had suffered a stroke in her brain stem. Though they can’t enunciate clearly, they remember how to formulate words. Now, after volunteering to receive brain implants, both are able to communicate through a computer at a speed

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Microsoft signing keys keep getting hijacked, to the delight of Chinese threat actors

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) In July, security researchers revealed a sobering discovery: hundreds of pieces of malware used by multiple hacker groups to infect Windows devices had been digitally signed and validated as safe by Microsoft itself. On Tuesday, a different set of researchers made a similarly solemn announcement: Microsoft’s digital keys had been hijacked to sign yet more malware for use by a previously unknown threat actor in a supply-chain attack that infected roughly 100 carefully selected victims. The malware, researchers from Symantec’s Threat Hunter Team reported, was digitally signed with a certificate for use in what is alternatively

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Rocket Report: DOJ sues SpaceX; a look inside doomed Spaceport Camden

Enlarge / SpaceX’s Super Heavy booster, numbered Booster 9, rolls back to its launch pad in Texas for more testing. The rocket now has a new structural staging ring on top. (credit: SpaceX) Welcome to Edition 6.08 of the Rocket Report! The US Department of Justice is taking SpaceX to court over allegations of hiring discrimination, but the government is relying more than ever on SpaceX’s technical prowess. Once again, Elon Musk’s social media posts are part of the story. This week, we also cover the successes and struggles of small rockets, where Rocket Lab is leading the pack. As

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The strange, secretive world of North Korean science fiction

Enlarge / Inside the Submarine by Kim Kwang Nam, from the series “The Future is Bright.” (credit: Koryo Studio) A plane is flying to the Philippines, gliding above “the infinite surface” of the Pacific Ocean. Suddenly, a few passengers start to scream. Soon, the captain announces there’s a bomb on board, and it’s set to detonate if the aircraft drops below 10,000 feet. “The inside of the plane turned into a battlefield,” the story reads. “The captain was visibly startled and vainly tried to calm down the screaming and utterly terrorized passengers.” Only one person keeps his cool: a young

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Where Is Xur Today? (August 25-29) Destiny 2 Exotic Items And Xur Location Guide

It’s the first weekend of Destiny 2’s new Season of the Witch, and if you’re looking to climb Savathun’s Spire, now might be a good time to check in with Xur. The traveling arms dealer has arrived, bringing with him his usual arsenal of Exotic and Legendary-class gear. Here’s where Xur is this weekend and what he has for sale. This week you can find Xur in The Tower, inside the Hangar. For his weapon, Xur is offering Crimson. Hunters can pick up the Graviton Forfeit helmet; Titans can grab Synthoceps gauntlets; and Warlocks can buy the Starfire Protocol armor.

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Baldur’s Gate 3 Cross-Saves Will Work Between PC, PS5, And Xbox

Larian Studios has confirmed that the cross-save feature for Baldur’s Gate 3 is supported on all platforms. This includes PC, PlayStation, and Xbox–in any combination. “For the avoidance of doubt, Xbox will indeed feature cross-save not only between Xbox and PC but also Xbox and PlayStation 5, thanks to our Larian accounts system,” explained Larian director of publishing Michael Douse. Responding to a user’s question, he also confirmed that players can sync their saves from the PC version of Baldur’s Gate 3 on Xbox and then play them both offline. Continue Reading at GameSpot

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Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 4 NPC Locations – All Characters And What They Sell

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 4, like every season since NPCs were introduced, has a new collection of characters to meet, battle, and buy from. This season’s NPC locations will once again take you all across the map in search of friendly–well, usually friendly–new faces to meet and greet. Most of them even offer helpful items, like heals and weapons, or services, like becoming your bodyguard or giving you storm circle intel. If you want to meet every NPC this season, use our guide below which highlights every name, number, and location for every Chapter 4 Season 4 NPC. Fortnite Chapter

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Expect Even More Xbox Showcases Than Normal In The Future

Microsoft introduced its own dedicated showcase this year with Xbox Developer Direct, and so far, we’ve had the debut show, a Starfield Direct, and a big Xbox Showcase this year. In the future, you can expect even more of these livestreams as Microsoft prepares to talk about its upcoming games more regularly. “What I can say is we’re going to have more beats to talk about more of what we do because the content lineup is so strong,” Xbox head Phil Spencer said to IGN. “And I say that completely recognizing that 2022 wasn’t so strong, but we have our

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Armored Core 6: Ice Worm Boss Fight Guide

Most boss fights in Armored Core 6 have a few small tricks to beating them, but offer the flexibility to use whatever AC build you want. There are some exceptions though, including the Ice Worm boss fight, which comes during the Destroy the Ice Worm mission in Chapter 3. This is the final mission of this chapter and if you don’t come into this fight with the right weapons setup, you will fail the mission. Here’s everything you need to know about beating the Ice Worm boss fight in Armored Core 6. How to beat the Ice Worm The Ice

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