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Grab the spectacularly fun platformer Bean Dreams now for free through the Starbucks app

It’s not even Thursday yet, but gamers have a new chance to download a premium game for no charge. You can download Bean Dreams, usually $2.99, for …

iPad Mini

FlightView Elite app review: track all flights in real time

Introduction<p>When traveling or planning to tour the world, it is imperative to know the status of all your flights to avoid inconveniences such as …

The best alarm clock apps for iPhone and iPad

Our iPhones and iPads have become essential for many of our daily activities. One such example is the alarm clock. Gone are the days when you had to …

New iPhone and iPad apps - developers news on appPicker

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Dreamdays Lite app review: helping you track the most important events in your life

Introduction<p>Dreamdays Lite is a countdown timer which you can use to track important events. This app offers beautifully designed timers for …

Free promo codes for fun iPhone and iPad apps - appPicker

Promocodes: get fun iPhone and iPad apps for free!<p>Subscribe to our newsletter:<p>Please note, in order to snatch a promocode you need to be registered …

Star-Mapping Tools Enable Tracking of Endangered Animals

<i>Environmental and Agricultural Resources</i><p><b>Originating Technology/NASA Contribution</b><p>Try this: Print out a lower-case letter “o” in Times New Roman, …

WATCH: The Six Most Incredible Extinctions Ever

We could be in the middle of one right now.<p>Over 99 percent of all the animal species that have ever lived have gone extinct. When you think about the …

To stop the age of extinction, nature needs a new pronoun

Singing whales, talking trees, dancing bees, birds who make art, fish who navigate, plants who learn and remember. We are surrounded by intelligences …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Success! Community Conservation Brings Critically Endangered Monkey Back From the Brink - One Green Planet

Since 2007, Peruvian-based conservation organization, Neotropical Primate Conservation (NPC), has been working closely with local communities in the …

Woolly Mammoth Genome Sequence Completed: Details About Extinction Revealed, Cloning Made Easier

A team of international experts have put together the complete genome sequence of the woolly mammoth to study the species that lived until about …

Wormholes Untangle a Black Hole Paradox

A bold new idea aims to link two famously discordant descriptions of nature. In doing so, it may also reveal how space-time owes its existence to the …

Hidden motors for road bikes exist -- here's how they work

<i>The UCI made headlines back in March for checking several dozen bikes for hidden motors at Milan-San Remo. Many fans laughed off the incident as a</i> …

Canmore, Alberta: A Hiking and Biking Destination

<b>I could live in Canmore, a mountain town located an hour west of Calgary, and only minutes from Banff National Park. It’s truly an outdoor</b> …

Hiking

Crash Course Astronomy: Venus.

There but for the grace of physics goes us: Venus, second rock from the Sun, could be said to be Earth’s twin … but it’s the evil one.<p>Find out why on …

Giant cosmic tsunami wakes up comatose galaxies

NEWS & PRESS<p>Last Updated on Monday, 11 May 2015 15:29<p>Published on Friday, 24 April 2015 05:01<p>Galaxies are often found in clusters, with many 'red and …

The Many Resurrections of the Hubble Space Telescope - Out There

By Corey S. Powell | April 24, 2015 2:56 pm<p>Laughing stock: In the 1991 comedy <i>Naked Gun 2 1/2</i>, the Hubble Space Telescope (top right, on the wall) was …

HOUSTON, WE'VE HAD A PROBLEM

The page or resource you are looking for has either been moved or is no longer available on Astronomy.com.<br>Please go to our homepage or use the search …

How to Build a Telescope Even More Powerful Than Hubble

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11 mind-melting photos will make you realize how shockingly small the Earth is

But we rarely, if ever, stop to think about the vast beyond. And we should!<p>"There is perhaps no better demonstration of the folly of human conceits than this distant image of our tiny world," former astronomer Carl Sagan has said. "To me, it underscores our responsibility to deal more kindly with …

Earth - 17 of Hubble's greatest space images

The Hubble space telescope is 25 years old. It has been inspiring and astounding us by capturing previously unseen secrets from far-away galaxies, stars and black holes.<p>In its lifetime it has circled our own planet 137,000 times and given us a clearer insight into the majestic nature and age of our …

Cosmology

This strange human sacrifice was likely a gruesome re-enactment of an ancient Mayan myth

The sacrifice of two Mayans more than 1,000 years ago may be more than just a tragedy — archaeologists believe it could be a reenactment of an old …

Archaeology

Exploring Greece's Ancient Past

When traveling in a country as old as Greece, ancient ruins can quickly go from magnificent to mind-numbing. Great — yet another nameless hill with …

Deciphering the demise of Neanderthals

Members of our species Homo sapiens belonging to the Protoaurignacian culture may have been the ultimate cause for the demise of Neanderthals, …

Humanity

Hunt for ancient royal tomb in Mexico takes mercurial twist

1 / 3<p>Handout file photo shows tunnel underneath the Quetzalcoatl temple in the ancient city of Teotihuacan<p>An undated graphic shows the tunnel that …

Graeco-Roman papyrus memoirs reveal ancient Egyptian treatment for hangover

(Phys.org)—Researchers working on the Egypt Exploration Project, part of which is a task that involves translating thousands of documents nearly two …

Ancient History

Popular Archaeology - exploring the past

New genetic evidence may reveal the first Native American population<p>Direct genetic traces of the earliest Native Americans have been identified for …

The Viking Age began in Denmark

4/23/2015 05:00:00 PM<p>The story of the Vikings begins in the year 793 AD, after Norwegian Vikings landed in England on the first official Viking raid. …

10 Easy Ways to Help Wildlife, Every Day (Photos)

<i>The WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) contributed these images to</i> Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.<p>While Earth Day usually comes and …

Wildlife