Erin Rosemary

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Worth It or Not Worth It: Switching up Salts

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline—it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge—and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: A grain of truth on when it's okay to swap salts.</i><p>Good ol' sodium chloride: We love …

A look at the evolution of modern video game controllers

If anything's kept pace with how video games have changed over the years, it's how we interact with them. Our biggest touchpoint with virtual worlds is the gamepad and -- akin to how games themselves have evolved from simple 2D affairs into 100-hour-long labyrinths in three dimensions -- …

Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.<p>The Canadian researchers who created …

Robotics

Why Did Yankee Doodle Call a Feather ‘Macaroni’?

<i>Yankee Doodle went to town</i>...Mm-hm, yeah.<p><i>Riding on a pony</i>...Ok.<p><i>Stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni</i>...Wait. What?<p>What’s going on here? …

Why NASA's New Horizons Mission to Pluto Is Such a Big Deal

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — This week we should see an entirely new world come to life.<p>It’s a dwarf planet that lives beyond our solar system’s eight big planets. It’s called Pluto.<p>Nine and a half years ago, a planetary ship named New Horizons left its Cape Canaveral launch pad with such velocity that …

14 Creative Ice Tray Hacks to Try This Summer

After a week of commuting around Manhattan, we can see why everyone hates New York City in the summer. Warm air + sweaty people + no personal space = everyone standing waaaay too close for comfort. And then your night always starts the same way: you're out with your pals, you order a drink from the …

Hacking