Amy Rodriguez

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The forecast for Proxima b: Wet with a chance of alien life

Researchers modeled the climate of the nearest exoplanet and found the weather might be much more pleasant than nearby worlds in our own solar system.<p>Last year we learned the closest star beyond our solar system hosts a planet, Proxima Centauri b or Proxima b, that looks like it's situated in such …

Northern California

Switzerland Honeymoon 101: How to Plan A Romantic Snowy Vacation

Winter sports enthusiasts will have a hard time finding a more spectacularly romantic holiday or honeymoon-ready destination than Switzerland, a playground for skiing, snowboarding and even horse-drawn sleigh rides through the powder.<p>Although not quite as snowy, Zurich is a perfect place to start …

Andy Warhol

Twitch’s game store is now open for business

Twitch is now a place where you can both watch and buy games. Earlier this year the streaming service announced plans to launch a digital PC games store, and today it’s open for business. Users will be able to purchase select games directly from Twitch channels and game pages, both on the site and …

The Walking Dead

35 hacks for saving money on travel

Like most of those who find themselves regularly on the road, I'm obsessed with finding deals, discovering travel hacks and earning points. Over the years I've discovered a number of travel booking tips, secrets and tools that allow road warriors to stretch their dollars farther, like:<p>Flights<p><b>1.</b> …

Hospitality

Publisher wins rights to Voynich manuscript, a book no one can read

Tiny Spanish publisher can clone centuries-old manuscript written in language or code that no one has cracked<p>It’s one of the world’s most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one has cracked.<p>Scholars have spent their lives puzzling over the …

Writing

The Instax Share SP-2 adds just enough modern magic to the instant print renaissance

A physical picture is worth a thousand digital ones.<p>Or at least, in terms of my appreciation of the memories they represent, that’s what it feels like. That’s why I was excited enough about the Fujifilm Share Instax SP-2 to go out and grab one as soon as it showed up in stock at my local camera …

Gear & Gadgets

12 Healthy Foods You Should Always Keep In Your Pantry

A well-stocked kitchen is a happy kitchen, because it’s one that’s filled with all the ingredients you need to cook the real meals you want to cook. …

Nutrition