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This Immersive, Multi-Faceted Programming Education (80+ Hours) Will Push You to the Top of the Job Market

<b>The Professional Ruby on Rails Developer with Rails 5</b><p>Get an Introduction to Rails 5 & Learn to Build Interactive Web Apps with One of the Most …

Programming

A Completely Immersive (88 Hours), Hands-On Deep Dive Into Building & Monetizing Android Apps

<b>The Complete Android Developer Course: Go From Beginner To Advanced</b><p>Learn How to Build & Develop Android Apps From Scratch<p><b>Android: From Beginner to</b> …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Programming

How I Taught Myself To Code In Eight Weeks

Image: iStock<p>To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that …

Take a walk on the surface of ‘Earth’s cousin’ - Kepler 452b

What would it be like to walk on Kepler 452b? We don’t know much — but what we know is enticing. This strange new word may be Earth-like, but it’s …

Universe

Earth's orbiting observatories and their literally awesome images

While the Voyager 1 probe, launched in 1977, cruises into interstellar space (the farthest man-made object from Earth) and missions like New Horizons capture snaps from the outskirts of the solar system, we've been keeping the heavy hitters close to home. Massive space telescopes that scan the …

Here Are 3 Occupations With an Extremely Positive Future

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Self-help

Bulletproof Coffee Fans Can Now Hydrate With 'Fatwater'

Remember Bulletproof coffee, the ubiquitous food trend that had everybody putting butter and oil in their coffee (or talking about it) in the hope it would give their brains seemingly superhuman energy and concentration?<p>While these health claims have been contested by some health professionals, it …

Running low on free storage in your iPhone? This tiny charger has a brilliant fix

If you happen to run out of storage on your 16GB iPhone or iPad on a regular basis and need access to more local storage, you might consider …

Nano-Sized Synthetic Coral Could Suck Up Ocean's Pollutants

Absorbing more heavy metal than Scandinavia<p>Corals are great at absorbing toxic heavy metals, which is one of the many reasons they are dying off. Now researchers have created synthetic corals that use these same properties to soak up the pollutants instead.<p>Industrial and manufacturing processes …

Lego

How Outer Space is Becoming the Next Internet

An hour after sunrise on June 28, Mike Safyan and nine co-workers from Planet Labs gathered in their San Francisco office for a pancake breakfast. It was a Sunday, so business was closed.<p>But this weekend morning was too momentous for Safyan and crew to stay home. Their 5-year-old start-up, which …

When not to upgrade Android: NVIDIA’s Lollipop edition

This afternoon NVIDIA gave one of the very rare examples of an instance in which you might NOT want to upgrade your Android device to a new software …

Software To Predict Exactly What Happens When You Edit A Gene

Sifting through the tangled genetic web of precision medicine<p>Genetics researchers are really excited about CRISPR/Cas9, an enzyme that has made it easier than ever for scientists to target a particular strand of DNA, snip part of it out, and replace it. And though its use in humans is still in its …

Karma Go review: a mobile hotspot minus the monthly fee

But you have to share<p>Karma was always intriguing, at least in theory. You get a relatively cheap mobile hotspot and data, but it's open to anybody. If somebody near you uses it, you'll get free data added to your plan. But the best part of the Karma system isn't the scheme to try to get free data, …

Nasa may have found the most Earth-like planet to date

<i>UPDATE: Nasa has now announced its findings. Read all about it here.</i><p>Nasa may have just found the closest thing to an Earth-like planet in the …