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US Open Tennis 2016 Results: Final Look at Women's Bracket and Prize Money

Angelique Kerber emerged from the 2016 U.S. Open as the new world No. 1 and established herself as Serena Williams' first genuine rival in years.<p>The 28-year-old German beat an impressive Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in Saturday's final at Flushing Meadows to claim her second Grand Slam title of …

SpaceX launches Falcon 9, crash lands on drone ship

SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket into space Friday, <i>The Verge</i> reports. The landing on a …

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs. MacBook Air: How Do They Compare? - PCMag Asia

Microsoft raised a fair amount of eyebrows yesterday when it claimed that the new Surface Pro 4 is 50 percent faster than Apple's latest 13-inch …

MacBook Air

The 11 best smartphones you should seriously consider buying this holiday season

But you don't want to buy just any smartphone that's on sale — you want the best one for your price range. We have assembled a list of the 11 phones you should be on the lookout for (along with a few alternates).<p>From giant powerhouses to beautiful budget options, these are the best smartphones of …

How to Build the First Lightsaber Ever Made

Shanks FX recreate the original lightsaber with the materials used during its original 1977 conception.<p>Since it was first introduced in Episode IV: A New Hope, the lightsaber has slowly been making its way into our homes in the form of plastic renditions courtesy of toy companies like Hasbro. …

'Trump-Putin 2016' spoof follows Russian's praise of GOP frontrunner

• John Kasich campaign releases spoof website and Twitter account<br>• Putin called Trump ‘talented’ while mogul said: ‘At least he’s a leader’

'Devil's Drug': Flakka Is Driving Florida Insane

An emergency room doctor calls it as "five-dollar insanity." A rehab director says it's the "devil's drug."<p>On the street, it's known as flakka — a synthetic crystal imported from China that is wreaking havoc in South Florida and threatening to spread its misery and profits across the country.<p>It's …

This trick from a famous physicist can help you learn anything faster

Feynman was not yet the famous physicist he would soon become (as his biographer James Gleick put it, "His Feynman aura...was still strictly local"), so he took his preparation seriously.<p>Feynman drove up to MIT, a campus familiar from his undergraduate years, and a place "where he could be alone." …

5 Killer Samurai Weapons | What the Stuff?!

Greens grown in space are now on Space Station astronaut menu

NASA<p>Fresh veggies grown in space microgravity are on the menu for the first time for NASA astronauts on the International Space Station.<p>Crew members …

Space Exploration

Here's what it would take to colonize the largest planet in the solar system

Just a few videos ago, I blew minds with a "How to" on terraforming the Moon. Once we've developed a Solar System spanning civilization and have claimed mastery over the laws of physics, and have common-place technology which staggers and dwarf our current comprehension of what's possible it should …

Buzz Aldrin shoots down moon landing conspiracy theorists

Astronaut took to Twitter to answer people who believe moon landing was faked<p>Buzz Aldrin has weighed in on the debate over the first moon landing after conspiracy theorists used the 46th anniversary of the event to suggest it was faked.<p>Professor Brian Cox was first to take on the landing deniers, …

Conspiracies

Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.

Mars astronauts could develop dementia on journey to Red Planet

Dangerous space radiation could mean astronauts develop dementia before ever setting foot on Mars<p>The technological challenge of getting to Mars may seem like a huge hurdle but it may be biology that holds humanity back from venturing to the Red Planet.<p>Astronauts could develop irreversible dementia …

How It Works: Death By Black Hole

A quantum quandary<p>As you fall feet first across an event horizon—the point where nothing can escape the black hole’s gravitational pull—you don’t feel anything change. But eventually, gravity is so much stronger at your feet than your head that you’re stretched apart, like Play-Doh, until you snap. …

Drug Expiration Dates

Patients often have questions about drug expiration dates:<p>Can I safely take a medication if it has reached the drug expiration date?<br>• Are there …

Underwater 'storms' may hold key to melting Antarctic ice

Scientists using robotic ocean gliders to wander frigid Antarctic waters say they may have discovered a mechanism behind the melting of polar ice shelves – miniature submarine "storms" that are lobbing packets of warmer water toward the continent.<p>The findings, published in the journal Nature …

Black Hole Challenge To Einstein's Theory

Structural changes to the Milky Way’s super-massive black hole have been detected as it emitted a blaze of electromagnetic energy, an observation that could lead to a profound rethinking of physics.<p>The images of the singularity at the core of our galaxy (called Sagittarius A*, abbreviated SgrA* and …

NASA dazzled, puzzled by comet Siding Spring data

Thousands of shooting stars per hour scraped a yellowed Martian sky last month as a comet blazed through the red planet's atmosphere at 35 miles per second.<p>Unfortunately, no one was there to experience the spectacular pass of Siding Spring on Oct. 19, and the remote images and data from the close …

Evidence found that spinning black holes drag spacetime

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--Avid Star Trek fans--and physicists--have known that spacetime gets distorted near certain galactic objects, but now they have more …

Black Holes

'Beautiful physics' helps find ocean worlds in solar system

Scientists on the hunt for an exoplanet capable of sustaining life used to believe a likely candidate couldn't be too close to its parent sun or too …

Astronomy

Planetary birth revealed in best image yet from world’s most powerful telescope

Protoplanetary disks are the source of planet formation, but until now we've only seen them as fuzzy blobs, or in artistic renderings. But in a new image from ALMA (the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array), we see the disk left behind after a star birth in stunning new clarity.<p>Stars form …

Space Time……….Can we really travel through time to the future or past?

Albert Einstein was the one who discovered that we can’t separate time from space, they are one thus the name space time. Einstein further …

3D-printed moonbase? No problem for our robots, says European Space Agency (VIDEO)

The European Space Agency (ESA) has proven that its project to 3D-print a base on the Moon is possible. In a latest video the agency shows how …

Revealed: How the first homes on the Moon will be created by robotic 3D printers

Mankind has taken one small step closer to colonising the Moon after the European Space Agency (ESA) revealed its latest plans to provide affordable …

NASA's 1st Orion Complete and Ready to Roll to Launch Pad

Technicians at the Kennedy Space Center have put the finishing touches on NASA’s first Orion crew module, marking the conclusion of NASA’s …

Space Exploration

AT&T Announces Samsung Gear S for $199.99

Not too long ago, T-Mobile announced the Tizen-powered Samsung Gear S on its networks for $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $14.58 each.<p>Recently, …

Gear & Gadgets

HP and Michael Bastian smartwatch blends stylish looks with basic functionality

HP has quietly announced a partnership with fashion designer Michael Bastian, producing a new wearable that opts for classic timepiece looks over …

Wearable Tech

The Pen-Ultimate 5-In-1 Geek Stylus & Pen

Stylus, LED light, UV light and laser pointer have been packed together in the pen. If you like the idea, let’s go on checking the Pen-Ultimate …

Gear & Gadgets

Oculus CEO Reveals Oculus Rift Consumer Version Is Months Away (video)

Brendan Iribe, Oculus VR CEO has revealed today on stage at the Web Summit taking place in Ireland, that the highly anticipated launch of a consumer …