Brian Berthold

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49ers vs. Steelers: Full Pittsburgh Game Preview

The Pittsburgh Steelers are one of three teams that sits at 0-1 in the AFC North after the first week of the regular season.<p>Now, with the San Francisco 49ers coming into Heinz Field sitting at 1-0 after a thoroughly dominating win over the Minnesota Vikings on <i>Monday Night Football</i>, what once …

Football (U.S.)

Lidstrom says Lemieux was best he faced: report

@NHL<p>Retired Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom said former Pittsburgh Penguins center Mario Lemieux was the best player he faced during …

The first word ever sent on the internet was an accident

In 1969, when the pioneers of the web were tinkering with ARPANET— the precursor to the modern internet — even one word was a big deal. In October of 1969, researchers at UCLA and Stanford were working on a simple problem: getting the message from one campus to another.<p>At 9:00 p.m., UCLA's …

The NFL Will Broadcast a Game Only on the Web

The NFL has announced that it will air a football game this upcoming season only via the internet and not on television as it has always done, reports The Wall Street Journal.<p>When the Jacksonville Jaguars square off against the Buffalo Bills in Week 7 in London, the game will air only via the Web …

Shaq once apparently took $100,000 off Charles Barkley in golf

Both Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley have atrocious swings. Shaq's is apparently the least of two evils.<p>Shaquille O'Neal made $292 million on …

How Your Brain Remembers Where You Parked The Car

If you run into an old friend at the train station, your brain will probably form a memory of the experience. And that memory will forever link the person you saw with the place where you saw him.<p>For the first time, researchers have been able to see that sort of link being created in people's …

Neurophilosophy

Billy Joel sets new record with Madison Square Garden shows

As of Wednesday night, Billy Joel has performed at New York’s Madison Square Garden 65 times, more than any other artist.<p>Joel beats out friend, …

Music

Adidas Knit These Sneakers Entirely From Ocean Plastic Trash

The shoe company is letting you help get plastic out of the ocean–with your feet.<p>As engineers work to find new ways to pull some of the trillions of pieces of plastic trash out of the ocean, companies are coming up with new uses for it. Like soap bottles, surfboards, and now shoes: Adidas just …