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31 of the Best Signs From the March for Science

Following on the success of January's Women's March, the March for Science took place on Saturday in 518 cities around the world and in all 50 …

Science

‘Avatar’ Locks Down Release Dates for Four Sequel Films

After years of postponed release dates and production delays, James Cameron‘s <i>Avatar</i> franchise has finally locked down the arrival time for the 2009 …

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Brain chips let a paralyzed man feel touch through a robotic arm

The brain chips zap the patient's brain to let him feel when robotic fingers are touched<p>Nathan Copeland hasn’t been able to move his legs or hands since he broke his neck in a car accident more than a decade ago. But now that scientists have implanted four chips in his brain, Copeland can control a …

Dent-proof case gives MacBook a retro iMac look

It’s not easy to find MacBook cases that are both protective and good-looking; you usually have to choose between the two. But Gumdrop Cases has hit the nail on the head with its new DropTech case.<p>It promises to be one of the “world’s most durable MacBook cases,” and it looks like it came straight …

Futuristic 3-D Printing Technology 'Grows' Objects From Liquid

A groundbreaking 3-D printing technology created by the Silicon Valley startup Carbon3D Inc. manipulates light and oxygen to allow for solid objects …

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Security Camera Films Meteor Streaking Across Ohio Sky

The spectacular display was seen from as far away as Wisconsin, Missouri and Michigan.<p>It was the free firework display of the year.<p>A meteor streaked across the Ohio night sky on Thursday -- and the spectacular sight was caught on surveillance camera.<p>Footage filmed by Steve Hart's security cam in …

Scientists watch cosmic dust transform into newborn planet

Astronomers have observed for first time a planet taking shape out of microscopic dust particles 450 light years from Earth<p>The primordial process that turns enormous clouds of cosmic dust into newborn planets over millions of years has been observed directly for the first time.<p>Astronomers caught …

Universe

Democrats Won't Like the Wi-Fi Password Used at Last Night's Republican Debate

The Wi-Fi password used for Tuesday night’s Republican debate in Milwaukee was nowhere close to subtle. In order for journalists and others at the …

Fourth Grader Drops the Mic on Math Problem With Girl Code-Inspired Answer

Maddy is having none of it, thank you.<p>The Huffington Post reports Jenn Morrison Douglas's fourth-grade daughter didn't much care for the implications behind a recent math problem in her homework. So she made a point about it. And what a glorious point it is.<p>One of the questions on a worksheet was a …

Strange star has serious scientists talking about an alien megastructure

"It was kind of unbelievable that it was real data," said Yale University astronomer Tabetha Boyajian. "We were scratching our heads. For any idea that came up there was always something that would argue against it."<p>She was talking to the New Scientist about KIC 8462852, a distant star with a very …

11 things that could be slowing your Mac down

But your machine slowing to a crawl isn't necessarily a sign that you need a new computer. There are many reasons apps may fail to open.<p>Here are nearly a dozen things that could be slowing down your Mac, and how to fix them.

Black hole is 30 times bigger than expected

<b>(CNN) —</b> This shouldn't be possible. Researchers say they've detected a supermassive black hole at the center of a newly found galaxy that's far bigger than current theories allow.<p>The research was done by astronomers at Keele University and the University of Central Lancashire and will be published …

Black Holes

27 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Some of these features are buried in the Settings menu while others are hidden in plain sight.<p>Plus, there are a few things Siri can do for you that you may not know about.<p><i>(Note: Most of these features are available in iOS 8 and higher, while some are available in iOS 9 and higher.)</i>

Google Pixel C vs. Microsoft Surface 3 vs. iPad Air 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (9.7-inch)

Google's Pixel C has entered a crowded, confusing marketplace. It's the first Android tablet made and designed by Google, and it's built to showcase everything that Android 6.0 Marshmallow has to offer. Pick up the optional full-sized keyboard, and you'll have a compact office package.<p>But Android …