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Here Are the Most Googled Halloween Costumes of 2016

There’s nothing worse than walking into a Halloween party and realizing that someone else is wearing the exact same costume you are. (The horror!) If you’re trying to skip this Halloween faux pas, it would be wise to do your research; thankfully, Google has you covered. Today, the search engine has …

The Failing First Line of Defense

Teachers are often the first adults students turn to when struggling with mental health, but educators are not adequately trained to address the crises.<p><i>This is the second story in a three-part series about the relationship between education and mental health. You can read the first installment</i> …

Mental Health

10 things in LA that are actually worth seeing

In a city as big and bursting at the seams as Los Angeles it can be hard to separate what is wack from what is actually worth seeing. My ‘actually …

Upcoming Pokémon GO update will bring big changes to gym training and capturing rare Pokémon

While the Pokémon GO hysteria has mostly died down, there are still a lot of people playing. Those who have stuck with the summer's hottest mobile …

Hubble Has Spotted Mysterious Balls of Plasma Shooting From a Star

Incoming.<p>NASA's Hubble space telescope has detected plasma balls roughly twice the size of Mars being ejected near a dying star at speeds so rapid, …

Apple may be shopping for car companies, but Tesla shouldn't be on its list

McLaren said that the reporting was off the mark, but it's obvious to anyone paying attention that <i>something</i> is going on with Apple and its interest in transportation.<p>Earlier this year, the Cupertino colossus invested $1 billion of its $200-billion-plus cash hoard in Didi Chuxing, a Chinese …

Here’s Everything That’s Happening At Chance The Rapper’s Magnificent Coloring Day Festival

Live from U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago starting at 2 p.m. EST and streaming on TIDAL.<p>Way back in July, Chance The Rapper announced Magnificent …

Why you should never use alcohol to help you fall asleep, according to science

Scientists have been studying the counterintuitive relationship between the drowsiness that comes from drinking alcohol and actual sleep since at least the 1930s.<p>"If you drink alcohol before bed, it actually makes you fall asleep faster and sleep deeper, but then your body starts to metabolize that …

Sleep

This theory explains how there could be different dimensions of time

String theory, one of the most complex theories in the scientific community, may also be the "Theory of Everything" — a framework that explains everything in the universe. While still theoretical and highly debated, the mathematics of string theory suggests that there could be multiple dimensions …

Columbia University

Recommended Reading: A closer look at Nike's self-lacing shoes

<b>The Secret Lab Where<br>Nike Invented the<br>Power-Lacing Shoe<br>of Our Dreams</b><br>Scott Eden,<br>Wired<p>Nike announced this week that it's self-lacing HyperAdapt shoes will go on sale November 28th. They're sure to be crazy limited, but the company invited <i>Wired</i> in for a behind-the-scenes look at the shoe's development. …

Jeremy Freeman seeks to simplify complex brain science

<b>Jeremy Freeman, 30</b><br>Neuroscientist<br>Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus<p>Jeremy Freeman loves clean, simple lines. To see his bent …

New York University

Samsung's new SSDs are super fast but still within the realm of affordability

Samsung is back with a new version of its PCIe-based 950 Pro SSDs with the announcement of new 960 Pro and 960 Evo models. Both drives feature 3D NAND (which Samsung refers to as V-NAND) to offer more storage capacity than a traditional 2D NAND methodology would allow. While companies like Intel …

You can buy a vacation though Costco — and most people have no idea

In fact, I only became aware of Costco's travel deals in May, when a friend suggested checking out the warehouse store's website while planning an upcoming vacation.<p>Contrary to popular belief, Costco has an extensive travel section. It offers Caribbean vacations, from Puerto Rico to Aruba. You can …

Air Travel

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Skip Meals

Raise your hand if you’ve ever glanced at the clock after powering through your to-do list only to realize you can barely remember when you last had …

Northrop Grumman's Fire Scout Sales Take Off

Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout . Image source: Northrop Grumman.<p>Three years ago, the U.S. Navy began testing <b>Northrop Grumman</b>'s (NYSE: NOC) newest version of the Fire Scout, a helicopter drone derived from the Bell 407 utility helicopter, for use in active naval operations. Now it's time for …

Climate disruption is fueling stronger storms

Familiar weather patterns are a thing of the past, and the U.S. may face more extremes in the coming decades, says a noted meteorologist.<p>“I don't recognize the climate anymore,” says Jeff Masters, the director of meteorology for Weather Underground. “I look at the weather maps in the morning, …

The Los Angeles Rams still haven’t scored since 1994

A 22-year scoring drought continues.<p>Football is back in Los Angeles! After 21 years in St. Louis, the Rams re-debuted as the Los Angeles Rams Monday night! Since the Rams’ 1994 departure, Los Angeles has had a dynastic NBA team, a Stanley Cup-winning NHL team, a really strong MLB team, a World …

Olive Garden's 'Unlimited Pasta Pass' Lets You Gorge for $100

Get your forks and fingers ready, Olive Garden is bringing back its fan favorite 'Unlimited Pasta Pass' this week. And the restaurant chain is upping the number of passes it is selling to 21,000 from 2,000.<p>For only $100, the pass lets the holder enjoy unlimited pasta, soup, salad, and breadsticks, …

Motherless babies possible as scientists create live offspring without need for female egg

Motherless babies could be on the horizon after scientists discovered a method of creating offspring without the need for a female egg.<p>The landmark experiment by the University of Bath rewrites 200 years of biology teaching and could pave the way for a baby to be born from the DNA of two men.<p>It was …