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6 Things to Know About the Fabulous 2015 Ferrari LaFerrari

Ferrari's hybrid supercar is a gasp-worthy, hand-crafted, ultra-luxurious piece of awesome.<p><b>Price:</b> $1.4 Million<p><b>Available:</b> Sold Out<p><b>MPG (City/Hwy, Est.):</b> 13/18<p><b>1. It's a Hybrid</b><p>Because the nutcase Ferrari engineers deemed the midmounted, 789-hp V-12 not powerful enough, they added an electric motor that …

Carbon Fiber

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Why Saturn has auroras

After a three-year observing campaign of Saturn using the Hubble Space Telescope, scientists have confirmed that auroras on Earth and Saturn have a …

Global "Selfie" to Be Beamed to Outer Space

The crowd-sourced message will be uploaded to New Horizons spacecraft.<p>If you had the chance to send a message to aliens in outer space, what would you say? What would you tell them about life on Earth? How would you explain who we are?<p>These are not hypothetical questions.<p>This summer, you will get …

How sex chromosomes evolve - Futurity

To understand how human sex chromosomes have changed so dramatically over time, scientists are studying this plant.

Dolphin Exhibits May Close at the National Aquarium

Eight bottlenose dolphins could move to a first-of-its-kind sanctuary.<p>Thrusting itself to the forefront of a debate about keeping dolphins and whales in captivity, the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, has announced that it is considering retiring its eight bottlenose dolphins and moving …

Scientists discover how to turn light into matter after 80-year quest

Imperial physicists have discovered how to create matter from light - a feat thought impossible when the idea was first theorised 80 years ago.<p>In …

A Second Life For Exoplanet Hunter Kepler

The Kepler space telescope, famed for its exoplanet discoveries, gets a new mission after equipment troubles put it out of commission last year.<p>After five years' work, and a disappointing mechanical failure, NASA's exoplanet-hunting Kepler telescope is moving into the second phase of its …

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

Chip implant no bigger than a grain of rice is powered by wireless breakthrough

Human trials expected soon<p>A new method for wirelessly powering medical electronics like pacemakers and nerve stimulators could mean new possibilities for treating illnesses and mitigating pain. As reported in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i>, a team led by Stanford electrical …

Antidepressants during pregnancy: Worth the risk? - Futurity

Despite potential risks, researchers say women should continue to use antidepressants during pregnancy.

NASA Chief Dismisses Concern Over Russia Quitting Space Station

NASA's Administrator Charles Bolden says that Russia's plan to end cooperation on the International Space Station after 2020 will not have an impact on the success of the orbital platform.<p>Speaking to reporters in Germany, Bolden said Monday that even if Russia withdrew, no one country "is …

Human heart beats using nearly billion-year-old molecular mechanism

(Phys.org) —We humans have been around for about 2.5 million years, but the beating of our hearts is controlled by something much older than <i>Homo</i> …

Watch SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship depart the ISS (raw footage)

In this grainy video filmed by NASA, we can see SpaceX’s ‘Dragon’ cargo ship depart the International Space Station.<p>SpaceX’s cargo ship returned to earth yesterday following a one-month stay at the ISS. This trip marks SpaceX’s fourth time visiting the ISS, and its third time delivering …

Scientists design a collider that turns light into matter

Ever since the 1960s, when the food synthesiser made its appearance in <i>Star Trek</i>, the idea of a machine that could seemingly make something from nothing has been the kind of tech we dream about. But the actual technology may not be as implausible as previously thought.<p>In 1934, Gregory Breit and John …

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Out Of Old Factory, Japanese Company Sells... High-Tech Lettuce

Not your typical product from an electronics firm<p>In an empty space in its former factory in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, electronics-maker Fujitsu is now developing an unusual product: lettuce. Grown in a clean room, the lettuce has been engineered to contain low amounts of potassium. The growing …

FBI Examining Malaysia Airlines Pilot's Flight Simulator

The FBI is examining the home made flight simulator that belonged to the captain of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight and a key question will be …

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Nigeria suicide attack 'kills 21' near Maiduguri

<b>At least 15 civilians have been killed in a suicide bombing by suspected Islamist militants in north-east Nigeria, officials say.</b><p>Six of the attackers also died in the explosion, which took place on the outskirts of the city of Maiduguri, a defence ministry spokesman said.<p>Authorities said the Boko …