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‘Serenity VR’ Fan Project Lets You Step Aboard The Most Famous Firefly-class Ship

Serenity, the firefly-class spaceship from cult TV show<i> Firefly (2002)</i> and film <i>Serenity (2005),</i> is now full explorable in VR.With many years in the …

Star Trek

Amazon’s voice recognition patent would be the final blow to our privacy

For now, voice assistant speakers from Google and Amazon only start recording after you press a button or say a startup command like “Hey, Alexa” or …

Automation

Teacher allegedly performed oral sex on 13-year-old in school

A sixth-grade teacher in Arizona accused of having sex with a 13-year-old student performed oral sex on him in a classroom — and told the teen she …

Crime

Luuna Intelligent Sleep Mask

Insomniacs or those of you that find falling asleep sometimes a little harder than you wish, may be interested in a new “intelligent sleep mask” …

Brainwaves

Surprising Relationship Benefits of the Female Orgasm

Meston, C. M., & Frohlich, P. F. (2000). The neurobiology of sexual function. Archives of General Psychiatry, 57(11), 1012-1030.<p>Meyer, D. (2007). …

Animal Behavior

How To Safely Access The Dark Web

The deep web and its inner recess, the dark web - those less well-trodden parts of the internet beyond the reach of Google and Bing - are not for the …

Privacy

Welcome to interactive, bizarro world of porn games

Contrary to popular opinion, pornography is whatever turns you on. It doesn’t have to be mainstream porn stars, explicit erotica, or an NSFW GIF …

McDonald's Was Just Hit With a Shocking Revelation That May Leave Everyone Thinking Twice About Eating There

Well, this is a surprise.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Isn't everyone on a health kick these days?<p>And doesn't that include restaurants and food manufacturers?<p>They seem to go out of their way to underline the healthier aspects …

McDonald's

Woman finds her corgi comforting grieving stranger in the airport

Madison Palm has always known her dog Cora is special. It's why she's having Cora trained and certified as a therapy dog; it's why she always travels with her.<p>"She is very empathetic and in tune with my needs, yet she is so incredibly independent," Palm told TODAY.<p>The 23-year-old was still …

Grieving

The First Teaser for Cobra Kai Features a Karate Kid Stand-Off 30 Years in the Making

If Daniel LaRusso had fought John Lawrence again, would it have been the same outcome? Would Daniel have triumphed over evil a second time? We may …

45 Things People Who Weren't Teens In The Late-'90s Will Never Understand

It was the era of ill-fitting clothes

These Could Be The Best Overlooked Survival Skills That Kept The Native Americans Alive

I have a lot of respect for Native Americans — those who populated this land before the first European white man set foot on these shores.<p>History …

Native Americans

New Tool Automatically Finds and Hacks Vulnerable Internet-Connected Devices

Hacking just got fully automated for script kiddies.<p>Hacking isn’t always hard. Some lower-tier hackers use programs to automatically churn through breached login details to break into other accounts, and some penetration testing tools are designed to streamline processes so hackers can get to the …

Information Security

20 Surprising Things You Can Do With Google Search

You can get really specific about the results you want, as well as the ones you don't.<p>Googling has become second nature to most of us, with many people consulting the search engine dozens of times per day.<p>The company’s flagship product is powered by a plethora of algorithms designed to dole out the …

SEO

Darwin’s theory wrong, nobody saw ape turning into man: Minister Satyapal Singh

Union minister Satyapal Singh has claimed that Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution of man was “scientifically wrong” and it needs to be changed in …

Evolution

Minister Satyapal Singh refuses to retract statement on Darwin’s theory despite scientists’ letter

The minister’s statement would harm efforts to propagate scientific thought in the country, the letter read.<p>The scientific community in the country …

Biology

Artist Draws Spaceships Inspired by Everyday Household Objects

Well we’re just going to file this one under “one of the coolest things we’ve seen so far this year.” An artist has been looking at everyday …

Mashed

Why an Old Theory of Everything Is Gaining New Life

Twenty-five particles and four forces. That description—the Standard Model of particle physics—constitutes physicists’ best current explanation for …

Churchill’s genius was understanding how to keep working-class radicalism in check

Darkest Hour portrays the wartime prime minister as a flawed leader. But we shouldn’t forget how he worked with Labour to defeat the pro-fascist sympathies of large sections of the British elite<p>‘For days past there has been no real news and little possibility of inferring what is really happening,” …

Darkest Hour

This Common Painkiller Could Be Negatively Affecting Male Fertility

Here's what you need to know.<p>Male fertility could be at a tipping point. Last year, scientists discovered sperm counts in western countries had …

Biomedicine

Here's What Will Happen 10,000 Years From Now, According to Science

We come from the far future.<p>Imagining the future of humanity, our planet, and everything we hold dear in our corner of the cold dark Universe is …

Popular Fiction

13 Free Training Courses on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Introduction<p>When the world’s smartest companies such as Microsoft, Google, Alphabet Inc., and Baidu are investing heavily in Artificial Intelligence …

Girl’s father tortured her for a decade to make her ‘superhuman’

At least twice a week, an 8-year-old Maude Julien was made to grasp an electric fence for 10 minutes at a time without betraying any feeling — no …

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Privacy

10 of the most mysterious codes and ciphers in history

Whether your sending messages from behind enemy lines or hiding codes in cat memes, ciphers have been used to deliver secret messages for centuries – …

CC BY-SA

Debate stirs over mysterious "void" found inside Egypt's Great Pyramid

The scanning project, called ScanPyramids, was launched in late 2015 and set out to scan four specific Egyptian pyramids using a variety of new and …

Burial-induced oxygen-isotope re-equilibration of fossil foraminifera explains ocean paleotemperature paradoxes

Altmetric: 265<p>Citations: 1<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>S. Bernard,<br>• D. Daval,<br>• P. Ackerer,<br>• S. Pont &<br>• A. Meibom<p><i>Nature Communications</i><b>volume 8</b>, Article number: …

Earth Science

This Russian Teen Is The Queen Of Cosplay Her Photos Will Make You Forget It’s All One Person

Dressing up as someone else is always fun, only thing is most of us can't pull it off. On the other hand, there are some who can sink into the …

Emma Watson
Happiness