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Joshua Hawkins

Since 2021
Top Channel Science
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Bio

Josh Hawkins fell in love with writing and technology at a young age. Eventually he decided to combine the two and started writing about video games, the latest tech, and all the cool gadgets he could find. Whenever he isn’t busy writing about tech or gadgets, he can usually be found enjoying a new world in a video game, or tinkering with something on his computer.

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This robot made of magnetic slime is gross, but brilliant

April 4th, 2022

Scientists have managed to make a magnetic slime that looks disgusting but is actually quite astounding, if not a tad creepy. The slime is made from a blend of a polymer called polyvinyl alcohol, borax, and magnet particles. It’s an interesting combination that scientists hope to one day be able to use inside of the …

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New Google Docs style suggestions make writing so much easier

April 3rd, 2022

Google is bringing a new feature to its online word processor with the introduction of Google Docs style suggestions. The company announced the update this past week, and says that the features should help writers create “impactful documents” much quicker. Google Docs style suggestions are just one of many new features Google says it will …

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Researchers solved the mystery of super-fast ‘electron rain’ that pours down on Earth

April 1st, 2022

Scientists at UCLA have uncovered a new source of super-fast electrons that rain down on the Earth. When interacting with the Earth’s atmosphere, these electrons create beautiful phenomena like the Northern Lights. However, scientists say they also pose a significant threat to spacecraft, satellites, and astronauts. The scientists combined data captured by UCLA’s ELFIN satellites …

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Microsoft may launch an Xbox Game Pass family plan this year

April 1st, 2022

Microsoft may be bringing one of the most asked for additions to Xbox Game Pass this year. Windows Central says that sources have confirmed the tech giant is working on bringing an Xbox Game Pass family plan to the subscription service. The news comes just days after Sony announced its own “Game Pass” rival, a …

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Scientists might actually create hypoallergenic cats

April 1st, 2022

People with cat allergies may be able to have a cat sometime in the future thanks to gene-editing technology. Of course, the creation of truly hypoallergenic cats is far off. But, scientists believe they could use CRISPR, a gene-editing tool, to remove the gene responsible for creating the protein that causes cat allergies.