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Not even physics can stop Corsair's latest cooling fans

Not satisfied with your noisy old PC cooling fan? Then consider upgrading to Corsair’s latest ML-series fans, which use maglev technology in order to bend the very forces of physics to your PC-cooling will.<p>With earlier, now outdated models, wear was caused by friction from the rapid rotation of the …

Bohemian Renaissance Man: An Interview With Dr. Brian May, Rock Star And Astrophysicist

There are things known, and things unknown, and in between is Brian May.<p>First, what is known.<p>Brian May is revered around the world as the lead guitarist of Queen, one of the most iconic rock n' roll bands of all time. Queen's ascent was stratospheric, their reign imperial in its reach. Their music …

This Best-Selling TED Speaker Told Oprah the 5-Step Secret to Happiness

Is it possible to increase your happiness simply by doing these things for only two minutes per day? Yes, says a Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author.<p>Can you improve your happiness simply by breathing for two minutes a day? Apparently so, says Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained …

Happiness

Video: Mountain Biking the Albula Haute Route in Switzerland

If you're in need of three-and-a-half minutes of pure mountain biking porn, this video will be just what you're looking for. It takes us to the …

Mountain Biking

'The Expanse:' Best Science-Fiction Show In A Decade

The smoke has now cleared on the first season of SyFy's ambitious adaptation of <i>The Expanse</i> books.<p>Just before the series aired, I wrote a post pleading to the gods of science fiction to please, please, please not let television destroy this thing of beauty I love so dearly. With the final credits …

Science Fiction

Russian Prime Minister Warns There Will Be A “Permanent World War” If Saudis Invade Syria | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>It’s a joke. We couldn’t wish [for] more than that. If they can do it, then let them do it — but talking militarily, this is not easy for a country</i> …

“From a Million Miles Away, NASA Camera Shows Moon Crossing Face of Earth”

<i>A NASA camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite captured a unique view of the moon as it moved in front of the sunlit side</i> …

Space

Lake Superior

Lake Superior

Pictures of the Week 11.12.15

Royal Lace Abstract by Georgiana Romanovna

Royal Lace Abstract - A 3D beautiful ornamental fractal design with light tones and a lot of negative spacing for an airy minimalist appearance …

Digital Art

Ben Carson's anti-Muslim comments are ahistoric but politically profitable

The would-be Republican nominee’s statement reveal he’s unqualified for the presidency. But they reflect common feelings among his conservative base<p>As a neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Carson was an admired and most admirable figure but, despite his avuncular manner, as a political …

The Lonely Road Ahead for John Roberts

The U.S. Supreme Court term that starts the first Monday in October will mark the 10th anniversary of John Roberts’s introduction as chief justice. …

Pledge of Allegiance

5 key questions about the Pope's trip to America

<i>Pope Francis is visiting Cuba until Tuesday when he heads to the United States. CNN will have full coverage online and on CNN TV.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis has not commented on the crowded field of U.S. presidential candidates. But after a similar situation arose in Argentina, he was not amused.<p>In 2007, …

Pope Francis

Norway rewards Brazil with $1 billion for keeping the Amazon full of trees

Much of South America’s Amazon rainforest will continue to be clean, lush, and green—thanks in part to a country on the other side of the world.<p>In 2008, when the Amazon was facing a severe deforestation crisis, Norway, a country made rich from oil and gas production (and the biggest donor to …

Forests

These are the Chinese military advancements that could shift the balance of power in Asia

Beijing is developing next-generation fighter jets, ballistic missiles, and advanced naval vessels — partly in order to keep pace with the US.<p>The two powers are in a low-key arms race in east Asia. The US is currently engaged in a "pivot to Asia," focusing military and diplomatic attention on an …

Republicans to break rank with party leaders in call for climate change action

At least 10 House Republicans sign on to resolution in mini-rebellion seemingly designed to put pressure on presidential candidates and party leaders<p>Nearly a dozen Republican members of Congress will break ranks with leaders of their party on Thursday, and call for action against climate change.<p>The …