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The 10 best places for women to travel alone

European Travel

These Shapeshifting Metals Could Be the Future of Flight

Humanity may be divided on a great many issues, but most would agree that it would be very cool to have airplane wings made of shapeshifting metal. …

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

This year's 11 most important innovations in engineering

Megan Loper<p>Technology<p>From one-rail roller coasters to a fax machine for DNA, these are modern marvels of industry and design.<p><i>This article is a segment of 2017's Best of What's New list. For the complete tabulation of the year's most transformative products and discoveries, head right this way.</i><p>A fax …

Blastoff for 3-D printing: How Virgin Orbit harnesses high tech for low-cost rockets

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Virgin Orbit aims to blaze a trail on the final frontier, but in order to do that, it has had to push into new frontiers on the …

How Messing With Our Body Clocks Can Raise Alarms With Health

Research that helped discover the clocks running in every cell in our bodies earned three scientists a Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday.<p>"With exquisite precision, our inner clock adapts our physiology to the dramatically different phases of the day," the Nobel Prize committee wrote of the work of …

Sleep

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the 6 most important choices you can make

Turns out, humans are pretty lousy decision-makers. We fall victim to bias, let emotions cloud our judgment, and tire of making choices pretty quickly.<p>But Cerf has also learned that making a handful of really smart choices at the right moment can eliminate the need to make hundreds of smaller, …

The Brain

If Amazon wants to fill jobs at its second HQ, data shows this city hires engineering talent the fastest

The competition between North American cities looking to woo Amazon and land the e-commerce giant’s second headquarters could turn into a race for …

Scientists Have Created a Super-Thin Fabric That Harvests Energy From Our Movements

They call it "twistron".<p>A twisted fibre made of gel-coated carbon nanotubes could be the very thing we need to steal energy from our surroundings …

Game of Thrones fan theories: Who is the Prince That Was Promised?

Since Jon Snow’s parentage now seems clear, the biggest remaining mysteries on <i>Game of Thrones</i> are who will end up on the Iron Throne (which is …

TV Series

Elon Musk Reminds Us of the Possible Dangers of Unregulated AI

“The Machines Will Win”<p>Late Friday night, Elon Musk tweeted a photo reigniting the debate over AI safety. The tongue-in-cheek post contained a …

Be very careful about using eclipse glasses to stare at the sun

A lot of websites including Amazon and eBay are selling dark lensed glasses designed to directly observe the solar eclipse that will pass over parts …

Solar Eclipse

Working At Hooters Is Damaging To Women, Study Finds

Working at any restaurant or bar as a woman can be harrowing. “Come here, sweetheart,” tables of drunken men will say when they want another bottle of ketchup. Women are expected to flirt, to smile, to accept sexual teasing, and personal questions with a sweet, feminine air while making it seem …

University of Tennessee

Confused on Game of Thrones? Let the Fastest Talker in Westeros Catch You Up

Aidan Gillen a.k.a. Littlefinger recaps Season 6 in five minutes.<p>Season 7 of <i>Game of Thrones</i> premiered Sunday night and as excited as some fans are, others a bit confused. For answers on the episode itself, we’re happy to help you out with our comprehensive Season 7 coverage. But just in case the …

Are you visiting L.A. or a local looking for a day out? Check out the Discover L.A. app

Here's a travel app that focuses on Los Angeles neighborhoods of interest to visitors as well as local residents looking for a great day out.<p><b>Name:</b> Discover L.A. app<p><b>What it does</b>: The interactive app points travelers to local events and the best places to stay or eat. Build your own "Passport" by …

Elvis Presley

BUFFETT: Driverless vehicles 'won't be a good thing' for business

"If they make the world safer it's going to be a very good thing, but it won't be a good thing for auto insurers," Buffett said.<p>Self-driving cars have moved from a futuristic dream to a technology that corporations from BMW to Alphabet and Apple are investing in. Buffett said he thinks widespread …

Investing

What nature can teach us about sustainability and innovation

We live in a world driven by technology and innovation, but what if the answers to some of our most complex questions, like how to build more sustainable communities with stronger and more efficient infrastructures, came not from algorithms and big data, but from nature?<p>It’s a question that Amina …

Ecology

ThinkGeek Wins A Festive April Fool’s Day While Pornhub Makes Everyone Nervous

April Fool’s Day is here, which means we’ve spent a day being confused and delighted by brands as they market themselves in a way only late stage capitalism can make possible: Fake ads! Rather than go the “best and worst” of April Fool’s Day route, we decided to give you <i>only the best</i> since it seems …

April Fools' Day

Drone versus a flying boomerang in accidental mid-air collision

If you've ever seen Indigenous Australia's most-famed hunting weapon, the boomerang, you'll know it's a solid piece of wood that can really pack a …

Stop Pretending and Start Living

<b>“If you want to be happy, don’t do something you don’t like. Don’t say something you don’t mean. Pretending and lying to yourself will only breed</b> …

7 psychological concepts that explain the Trump era of politics

American politics can seem baffling. Psychology is here to help.<p>These are strange, unsettling times. And for the past several months, I’ve been asking psychologists variations on a basic question: What research can best help us reckon with uncomfortable social and political realities — like the …

Ten weird signs that you are highly intelligent, according to science

In the real world, spotting intelligent people isn’t quite as simple as looking for people who babble gibberish like Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock.<p>…

Warp Speed Won’t Get Us to the Stars, but This Just Might

People have dreamed about interstellar travel for decades. Wouldn’t it be nice to escape political turmoil, climate change, overpopulation, and nuclear proliferation? Wouldn’t it be nice to move, with a few family members and friends, to a welcoming virgin world?<p>Hollywood makes it seem easy. We …

Space Travel

The Ultimate Map Of What To Eat In Italy And Where!

Italy is one incredible country to visit and I’m not going to tell any porky pies by saying otherwise! It’s one of Europe’s most diverse countries, …

Italy

Why Your Dog’s Personality Is a Lot Like Yours

The idea that dogs look like their owners really does have some merit: Research has shown that people tend to choose pups that share their physical …

Psychology
Finance
Donald Trump

Scientists Convert Human Skin Cells Into Cancer Killers

Scientists have figured out a way to make skin cells attack brain tumors. A report on their progress has been published in the journal <i>Science</i> …

Medical Research

New CDC Research Debunks Agency's Assertion That Mercury in Vaccines Is Safe

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) once again advised pregnant women to curb consumption of …