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Japantown San Francisco guide

One of just three official Japantowns in the U.S., San Francisco's hub of Japanese culture is brimming with original restaurants, quirky shops, and …

Noodle attitude: Ichiraku Ramen arrives in the Inner Richmond

Inner RichmondPhoto: Simon C./YelpCraving ramen? You're in luck: Ichiraku Ramen has recently open at 5336 Geary Blvd. (at 17th Ave.) in the Inner …

Weekends Olympic Peninsula: Hike, Camp, and Surf Your Way Down America’s Wildest Coastline

How to spend 48 hours in Washington's natural paradise.<p>Hidden in the northwest corner of the United States, Washington's Olympic Peninsula is one of …

7 Natural Ways To Keep Cockroaches & Other Bugs Out Of Your House

Summer means rosé all day, pool floats, and uninvited house guests that won't leave, and I don't mean your couch-surfing friends. These freeloaders …

The best and worst laptop brands 2018

Whether you're purchasing a $1,500 gaming laptop or a $200 Chromebook, the brand matters. That's why we rate the top 10 laptop brands each year, based on their support, design, innovation, value/selection and, most of all, product quality.<p>For 2018, Lenovo retained its place for a second year as the …

10 Best Natural Hot Springs in California

Some people hike to waterfalls. Others prefer to venture to tall peaks. Then there are those of us that seek to soak in nature’s version of a hot …

Hot Springs

This is how the anglerfish makes sweet and freaky deep sea love

The Fanfin Seadevil deep-sea anglerfish has been caught mating on camera for the first time. This beauty is an “apparently gravid” – pregnant, or …

Zoology

He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He's Worried About An Information Apocalypse.

“What happens when anyone can make it appear as if anything has happened, regardless of whether or not it did?" technologist Aviv Ovadya warns.

The quantum leap with EMF Motor

<i>Twenty years ago, this Engineer co-developed a new concept of electric motor, which was supposed to be far superior to the traditional motor. The</i> …

Engineering

Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.<p>Lithuania-based startup BitDegree has …

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Win – and Neither Did His Campaign

On the afternoon of November 8, 2016, Kellyanne Conway settled into her glass office at Trump Tower. Right up until the last weeks of the race, the …

The US has reached the last stage before collapse

In <i>The History of the Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire</i>, Edward Gibbon luridly evokes the Rome of 408 A.D., when the armies of the Goths prepared to descend upon the city.<p>The marks of imperial decadence appeared not only in grotesque displays of public opulence and waste, but also in the collapse …

Supercharge Your GoTo Telescope with Wireless Smartphone Control

<i>This article was provided by Simulation Curriculum, the leader in space science curriculum solutions and the makers of the SkyFi III wireless</i> …

Telescopes

Scientists just pinpointed link between red meat and cancer

Eating red meat has long been linked to cancer, and researchers now understand why.<p>Scientists at the University of Nevada, Reno, have identified a …

15 books Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Elon Musk think everyone should read

Books have always been important to billionaire moguls like Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk.<p>Over the years, the trio has sung the praises of …

Books

So you think you know Golden Gate Park?

You don’t know Golden Gate Park.<p>Oh sure, if you’ve lived in the Bay Area for any length of time, you’ve likely flung a picnic blanket on this …

Golden Gate Park

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

Makeblock's Lego-like 'Neuron' teaches kids robotics and code

Makeblocks, a company known for kid-friendly robotics and DIY hovercraft-drones, is launching a new gadget-building platform called Neuron. It's like Lego meets Littlebits -- you get over 30 blocks with different functions that kids can snap together and then program to create science experiments …

10 Ancient Organisms With Unexpected Features

Fossils come in all flavors, and each discovery slaps down another puzzle piece in the jigsaw of life. Sure, many differ only slightly from previous …

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