Elise Ellis

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How This 24-year-old Runs a $70,000-a-month Business While Traveling the World

<i>This story originally appeared on Businessinsider.com.</i><p>Aileen Adalid entered the corporate world at age 19 after graduating from De La Salle …

8 Great Resources for Finding Cheaper Holiday Season Flights

The holiday season is fast approaching, and that means it's time to start thinking about wintertime travel. Whether you're heading home to see your …

Flying

A Big Freeze, Rip or Crunch: how will the Universe end?

The "most precise measurement" ever made recently suggested our Universe is expanding much faster than previously thought, casting doubts on earlier …

Physics

Earth's Closest Exoplanet Might Be a Giant Water World

The discovery of Proxima b — an exoplanet just 4.25 light-years away, and potentially habitable — stoked a lot of big excitement that we may have …

Two Space Agencies Will Try to Make a Historic Landing on Mars Next Week

A joint mission led by the European Space Agency and Roscosmos arrives at Mars next week, and its first order of business will be to make history. If …

iMessage users can now use Shazam without leaving their conversation

You can send Shazams to your friends immediately<p>Users of the popular music-identification app Shazam can now look up songs within iMessage without leaving their conversation. Today, the London-based company announced the launch of Shazam for iMessage, where you can send song names and previews to …

Apple Shares Are Red Hot Amid Samsung's Flaming Phone Issues

Shares of Apple's stock bounced 1.9 percent Monday amid reports that Samsung had adjusted production of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone to "ensure quality and safety matters."<p>At least five reports have surfaced of Galaxy Note 7 phones overheating or catching fire, according to the AP, despite a global …

Galaxy Note

Can coffee really be healthy?

Coffee is rarely described as a health food. Yet it contains more than 1000 constituents and is loaded with antioxidants.<p>Studies have shown coffee …

Astronauts going to Mars could face brain damage, study warns

Going to Mars could be bad for astronauts’ brains, a new study using rodents has found.<p>While the Earth’s magnetosphere mostly protects people on this planet from cosmic radiation, any trailblazers on a long-distance trek to Mars would have to contend with the harmful radiation of space. To study …

Neuroscience

Samsung made an expensive desktop PC that is also a speaker

Now that you can get a VR-capable desktop PC for $499 you might find yourself wondering, "How can PC manufacturers possibly keep margins alive?" Samsung found a way. Its new ArtPC Pulse cylindrical PC / speaker is $1,199.99 to preorder on Amazon right now. I suppose a lower-end SKU could be …

A Russian Scientist Injected Himself With 3.5-Million-Year-Old Bacteria

<i>Would you rather hear these stories in less than 10 minutes? Listen to our brand new daily podcast here.</i><p>People have been hunting down the legendary …

Biology

Feast your eyes on this new batch of spectacular photos of Mars

Thanks to the Indian Space Research Organization and a little help from the Planetary Society, we just got a new batch of spectacular photos of the Red Planet. The images come from the Mars Orbiter, a spacecraft launched by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) in 2013. The Mars Orbiter …

Comments of the Week #130: from incinerating Earth’s garbage to connecting the Universe’s birth and demise

“Life and death matters, yes. And the question of how to behave in this world, how to go in the face of everything. Time is short and the water is …

Physics

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Apple v. Samsung heads to Supreme Court: What you need to know

FAQ: Remember that tiff about how Galaxy phones look like iPhones? The highest court in the land hears arguments Tuesday.<p>The biggest patent case to hit the modern tech world is back again.<p>Apple and Samsung will appear before the US Supreme Court on Tuesday to argue why their opponent was wrong when …

U.S. Department of Justice

Did Lil Wayne Just Retire From Rap Via Twitter?

Lil Wayne has been talking about retiring from rap for a minute now, but it looks like the Young Money rapper is serious this time, following the ongoing court battle between him and Birdman.<p>In the wee hours of Saturday morning, Tunechi wrote he was “mentally” spent and gracefully bowing out, sadly …

Drop partners with Bosch to let users monitor their oven remotely

This could actually go a ways toward easing my obsessive dial checking on the way out the door in the morning. Drop, they of connected kitchen scale fame, is partnering with Bosch to bring an added layer of connectivity to the German appliance maker’s kitchen devices.<p>The deal, announced at IFA in …

Fiat Chrysler in talks with Samsung and others over Magneti Marelli: chairman | Reuters

TURIN (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCHA.MI) (FCAU.N) is in talks with several parties, including South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS), over the future of its components business Magneti Marelli, the carmaker’s chairman John Elkann said.<p>A new Fiat Chrysler Automobiles sign …

Samsung

Rip Currents Are A Natural Hazard Along Our Coasts – Here’s How To Spot Them

Rip currents are found along most coastlines, and where they form near popular beaches they can be deadly. The journalist Decca Aitkenhead has …

Snorkeling

Ask Ethan: Where Did The Big Bang Happen?

Of all the concepts and topics that get tossed around, the Big Bang is one of the most controversial. Sure, it’s a scientific theory that’s quite old — it’s been around since the 1940s — and the evidence in favor of it has been overwhelming since the 1960s. The idea is simple: that the Universe had …

Universe

'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' has magical midnight release

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was a big weekend for Harry Potter fans.<p>Nearly ten years since the final book J.K. Rowling wrote for the franchise, a new installment, "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," dropped at midnight. The timing was fitting -- Sunday is Potter's birthday, and Rowling's.<p>Fans of the series flocked …

Film Industry

Another iPhone 7 Tipster Reveals A Significant Home Button Change

There has been speculation that Apple was going to completely revamp the home button feature in the iPhone 7. In October 2015, Piper Jaffray managing director and senior research analyst Gene Munster predicted that the home button on the iPhone 7 could be eliminated in favor of a digital button …

Mobile Technology