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Gamer Dies At Web Cafe But No One Notices For Hours

gamers playing video games at an internet cafe
A Taiwanese man who died while playing video games at an internet cafe was left for hours after fellow gamers failed to notice his death.

The body of Chen Rong-yu, 23, was found slumped in a chair at a cafe in New Taipei city on Tuesday night, according to local reports.

He was rigid on a chair with his hands stretched out towards the keyboard and mouse, police said.

He had been playing League of Legends.

Mr Chen’s body had apparently been sitting there for up to nine hours without any of the 30 other people in the cafe noticing.

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Computer Used To Decode Brain Activity

Computer Used To Decode Brain Activity An X-ray shows one of the patients in the study with electrodes all over their brain

Scientists believe they have found a way to read people’s minds in what could be the first step towards helping brain-damaged patients who cannot speak.

US researchers used a computer program to decode brain activity and put it into words using a form of electronic telepathy.

Experts described the breakthrough, unveiled in the journal Public Library of Science Biology, as “remarkable” and believe it could ultimately be possible to decipher people’s thoughts.

Researchers at the University of California in Berkeley used the programme to predict what spoken words volunteers had listened to by analyzing their brain activity.

Previous research has shown imagined words activate similar brain areas as words that are said aloud, raising hopes they can also be uncovered by “reading” brain waves.

Professor Robert Knight, who worked on the study, said: “This is huge for patients who have damage to their speech mechanisms because of a stroke or Lou Gehrig’s disease and can’t speak.

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Growing Temple By Giuliano Mauri- 13 Images

Growing Temple By Giuliano Mauri
Giuliano Mauri – renowned environmental architect, who unfortunately did not live up to the present day. But his project continues to exist. He built a temple of the trees, which continue to grow. The material was used 80 seedlings of beech, chestnut bars 600 and 1,800 barrels of spruce. The whole structure is 650 sq.m.

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Modern Tree House- 10 Images

Modern Tree House- 10 Images
Unique tree house, designed and constructed by Baumraum, is located in a small private garden in Munster, Germany.

Wooden structure rests on metal stilts above a pond. It is equipped with comfortable bed, modern furniture, large windows, and a terrace.

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Toilet Powered Motorcycle- 7 Images

Toilet Powered Motorcycle
Japanese toilet manufacturer TOTO created an eco-friendly motorcycle that runs on human waste.

Designed to promote TOTO’s environmental efforts, Toilet Bike converts human waste into biogas fuel. As an added bonus, this mobile toilet can also play music and even talk to the rider.

 

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Homeless And Dirty Dog Got Free Spa Treatment- 9 Images

Homeless And Dirty Dog Got Free Spa Treatment
Quebec Society for the Protection of Animals (SPA) had to clean up a stray dog that was extremely dirty. The hair of the animal was so long that the dog seemed to double its size.

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