Can you stand on liquid mercury? Watch a scientist try – CNET

A YouTube science host pours 640 pounds of liquid mercury into a tub and tries to stand on it. The results are fascinating.

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Nintendo could make 25 million Switch consoles next year – CNET

Finally, the hybrid gaming gadget will be easier to find.

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Disney: We’ll cost ‘substantially’ less than Netflix – CNET

The goal is to lure as many subscribers as possible.

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Some iPhone X users have a bright green line on their screens – CNET

At least two dozen iPhone X owners say their phones exhibit the problem.

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First ‘space nation’ set to blast off from Earth Saturday – CNET

Asgardia exists mostly online, but soon its first bit of territory will claim its independence … from the pull of Earth’s gravity.

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Fungal parasite controls muscles, turning ants into zombies – CNET

New study that uses 3D visualization and deep learning shows that “zombie ant fungus” controls the insect’s muscles, not the brain.

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Stirring music video filmed entirely on iPhone X – CNET

Forget all that fancy moviemaking equipment. The Piano Guys turned to an iPhone X for their latest music video.

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Ellen Page will star in Netflix show ‘The Umbrella Academy’ – CNET

The live-action series is based on an award-winning comic by Gerard Way, founder of My Chemical Romance.

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2018 Nissan Leaf enters US production amid big demand overseas – Roadshow

The automaker has already racked up a significant amount of orders in Japan.

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New nano-sized hexameric molecular capsule

Halonium ions used in a new study are well-known reaction intermediates and halogenating reagents in synthesis, but now they have been used as robust and stable structural units in molecular nanotechnology, report scientists.

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