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Astronauts Are Roasting B.o.B's Flat Earth Satellite And It's Amazing

"I can save B.o.B a lot of money"<p>If you haven't heard, rapper B.o.B thinks the Earth is flat.<p>We know this, because he tweets about it constantly, and …

Space Exploration

33 Delicious Recipes That You Need For Your Next Trip To Trader Joe's

Why do other grocery stores even bother existing?

3 Stocks Under $5 That Could Make You Rich

These three dirt-cheap healthcare stocks offer enormous upside potential for risk-tolerant investors.<p>Stocks with share prices under $5 are rarely …

Biotechnology

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Privacy

Brrr! How Much Can Temperatures Drop During a Total Solar Eclipse?

During the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will completely cover the disk of the sun from Oregon to South Carolina. During this period …

Juno Spacecraft Has Close Encounter with Jupiter's Cloud Tops in 6th Flyby

NASA's Juno spacecraft in orbit around Jupiter just had its sixth close encounter with the giant planet.<p>Juno skimmed the cloud tops of Jupiter today …

World's thinnest hologram will make screen size 'irrelevant'

Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi -- the future is more awesome than I expected!<p>A team of Australian and Chinese researchers at RMIT University in Melbourne has unveiled the world's thinnest hologram with the potential to change the way we look at technology -- quite literally.<p>The "nano-hologram" is set apart …

RMIT University

Italy is giving away more than 100 castles for free

Italy is giving away more than 100 historic buildings across the country, including castles, farmhouses, and monasteries.<p>There's a catch: Recipients of the free buildings must agree to transform them into tourist attractions, like hotels, restaurants or shops. Italy is specifically looking for …

Italy

More Stunning Photos of Jupiter Released by NASA

Lately, thanks to missions by NASA, we've been getting more and more insights into outer space. From close up images Saturn's rings, brought to us by the Cassini spacecraft, to the discovery of the new Trappist-1 planets, it's an exciting time for astronomers and space travel enthusiasts. And now, …

Astronomy

Brave man dives onto 1,000 mousetraps so we can see it in slow motion

The Slow Mo Guys threw themselves into potential bodily harm with their newest video, where they explored what 1,000 mousetraps going off would look …

Will Blockchain Be the Ultimate Disrupter? Harvard Says Yes | Inc.com

"Imagine a technology that could preserve our freedom to choose for ourselves and our families, to express these choices in the world, and to control our own destiny, no matter where we lived or were born. What tools and jobs could we create with those capabilities? What new business and services? …

Blockchain

​​This Workout Will Serve Up A Major Dose of Muscle From Head to Toe | Men’s Health

The barbell hip thruster is hands down one of the best booty builders there is. It keeps your back and knees in a relatively safe position compared to deadlifts while targeting the glutes. The movement allows for maximal glute contraction, which means more activation and a better muscle-building …

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

Why Are Analysts Suddenly So Bullish on Snap?

Snap stock just got nine buy ratings. But pay attention to who's behind them.<p><i>Check out our most up-to-date coverage on Snap.</i><p>For the first three weeks …

Markets

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

Venture Capital

Why The Bitcoin ETF Denial Is Actually A Good Thing

Friday afternoon the SEC announced it was not approving the Winklevoss' ETF.<p>The SEC cited the unregulated nature of Bitcoin for its reasoning.<p>We …

Cryptocurrency

How to Deal With Persistent Social Anxiety

Some people seem to float through life like less symmetrical George Clooney’s — for these lucky few, life is a series of social interactions …

Depression

2 Little-Known Dividend Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Here are two stocks you've probably never heard of that could produce big returns in the coming years.<p>I write about the real estate sector …

Investing

Why am I tired all the time?

Getting a perfect night’s sleep every night is impossible. But if you’re sleeping pretty well and still wake up finding yourself out of sorts and tired most days of the week, there may be underlying problems.<p>There is a difference between typical sleepiness and the bone-weariness that is …

Sleep

This is what happens to your brain when you take Xanax

Dr. Samoon Ahmad is a practicing psychopharmacologist and psychiatrist. He explains what happens to someone's brain when they take Xanax. He also discusses some of the long-term side effects of using Xanax. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>It works on a receptor, which is called the GABA</i> …

Medicine
Health Care

What the Fed moves might mean for the loonie, why Snap is a 'sell', and the debate over a market bubble

The odds that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates on March 15 have jumped from 33.5 per cent on February 22 to 90 per cent now, according to Bloomberg data. A Fed move will push U.S. bond yields higher and, for domestic investors, the process will have one of two results – a rise in …

Investing

Here's how you can get paid $10k per month to travel and stay in luxury homes

Feeling the urge to quit your job and travel? Lately, companies have been finding cool ways to tempt you into doing just that. The latest, and possibly best organization to offer up a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is ThirdHome, a holiday home exchange company oriented towards luxury …

Social Media

Snap shares soar 44% to $24.48 on first day of trading, worth $28 billion

After a doozy of a morning, Snapchat owner Snap finished its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange at $24.48 per share. That left the company with a market cap north of $28 billion.<p>That’s far, far, and away above the price Snap set last night, $17 per share, when the company raised …

9 Top Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy for the Dividends

When investors are on the hunt for income-driving dividend stocks, they often gravitate toward utilities or consumer staples names. And well they …

Investing

Is Snapchat's IPO the Good Kind of Crazy?

Let's say this up front: Buying shares in Snapchat's IPO next week is an act of lunacy.<p>It's nuts to buy stock of a company with just a two-year track …

Venture Capital

A Canadian company trading under the ticker WEED is valued at $1 billion

Marijuana is transforming into the darling of daring investors, and the nascent legal weed industry is excited about the prospects for profits. But there are many risks to investing in this tricky business. Canopy Growth, a Canadian cannabis holding company, is representative of the hope and …

Cannabis

INSIDE THE ROADSHOW: Snapchat just met with prospective investors in NYC and faced tough questions

Snap Inc., Snapchat's parent company, is looking to raise as much as $3.2 billion in a much-anticipated initial public offering. The executives are traveling from London to San Francisco as they try to drum up interest in the sale.<p>Tuesday's meeting, on the 36th floor of the Mandarin Oriental hotel …

Advertising

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is linked to our metabolism, claim experts

A breakthrough for sufferers could be on the horizon.<p>People who suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), caused by the body's inability to …

App platform company MuleSoft files for IPO

MuleSoft is the latest “unicorn” to file for an IPO. The company, which helps businesses like Netflix and Spotify with their APIs, has unveiled its financials to the public in an S-1 filing, suggesting that they are targeting a debut as soon as March.<p>The size of the proposed IPO is $100 million, …

Venture Capital