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Porsche’s New Electric Sports Car Will Make Tesla Owners Jealous

Porsche unveiled its new Mission E electric car concept at the International Auto Show in Frankfurt, <i>Bloomberg</i> reported.<p>The 600-horsepower vehicle …

Kit Harington Confirms His 'Game of Thrones' Return

You can now breathe a sigh of relief.<p>After months of rampant speculation, it appears Jon Snow is, indeed, alive—with the confirmation coming straight from Kit Harington himself. Despite both the actor and the <i>Game of Thrones</i> showrunners confirming the death of the Lord Commander of the Night's Watch …

'Thrones' star Emilia Clarke uncomfortable with graphic sex, nudity on her show

"Game of Thrones" is known for its gratuitous sex and violence, but now one of its stars is saying enough is enough, at least when it comes to the sex.<p>Emilia Clarke has done numerous nude scenes as Daenerys Targaryen on 'Thrones,' but she told the Daily Mail that she can't stand doing them.<p>"I’m …

The White House is using open data to help compare colleges

If you’re planning to apply to universities in the US next year, The White House’s redesigned College Scorecard site is a good place to start shortlisting schools.<p>Using open data and an easy-to-use interface, the resource lets you quickly look up universities by location, size and programs.<p>It also …

College & University

SpaceX releases first interior photos of its astronaut-carrying spacecraft

SpaceX's new Crew Dragon capsule may be reserved for astronauts traveling to and from the International Space Station — but now you can take a virtual tour of the vehicle's insides. The company just released interior photos of the spacecraft, as well as a video showing closeups of its control …

NASA Created A Material That Can Heal Itself In Less Than A Second From Hurtling Space Debris

Scientists at NASA’s Langley Research Center are studying new materials that can self-heal in seconds under extreme temperatures and from flying space junk.<p>The research is a combination of work from a student on fellowship at NASA from the University of Michigan and nearly a decade-and-a-half of …

University of Michigan

Is this the bicycle of the future?

The Specialized FUCI combines the traditional bicycle with design features taken from cars and motorbikes to create a tantalising vision of what bike riding could soon entail<p>Since the invention of the chain driven 'safety bicycle' in the 1880s, the fundamental design of bikes hasn't changed very …