LG Made a 5.5-inch 2560 x 1440 Smartphone Display with 538 PPI

Hot diggity. LG just announced an insane 5.5-inch smartphone screen that has pixels that must be made from some sort of mixture between dense diamond sparkles and unicorn blood paint. More seriously, the 5.5-inch AH-IPS LCD display's resolution is 2,560 x 1,440 (Quad HD) and packs 538 pixels per inch. That makes it… » 8/20/13 10:47pm 8/20/13 10:47pm

The Biggest Diamond in the Universe Is Actually a Planet

Astronomers and gold diggers were excited when scientists discovered a planet littered with diamonds. That's just okay now. Why? Because a new planet just took bling to the next level: it's one massive diamond the size of Jupiter. » 8/25/11 6:20pm 8/25/11 6:20pm

Giz Explains: Why Do Air Conditioners Weigh So Much?

As you shove an air conditioner into your window to ward off the summer heat, you may wonder why such a small appliance is so incredibly heavy. » 6/21/11 10:20am 6/21/11 10:20am

Large Hadron Collider Creates Densest Matter in the Universe Outside of…

The Large Hadron Collider, the baddest monster machine around, recently made a matter known as quark-gluon plasma. It's a hundred thousand times hotter than the inside of the sun and denser than anything in the universe, except black holes. » 5/25/11 9:19am 5/25/11 9:19am