Debbie Reynolds

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Switched On: Birth of a platform

<i>Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology.</i><p>Regardless of what one may think about the potential for smartwatches, one of the most exciting things about a new device category is that there is so much experimentation with form factors and capabilities. We've …

5 technologies that are shaping the future of design

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon/Gigaom<p>Theatrical robots. 3D printers that churn out cells. Wearables for infants. These types of …

Who Was Carl Sagan?

The famed scientist, and celebrity, had a lot more going on than just hosting a television series.<p>It was almost like a dispatch from another planet: the invitation to the young astronomer to leave Brooklyn and visit the lakes and gorges of upstate New York.<p>"A letter shows up in my mailbox from Carl …

Best Android Phones for 2018

$1,349.00 Typical Price Not Available<p>CNET's Rating<p>9 Design<br>• 9 Features<br>• 8 Performance<br>• 8 Camera<p>Samsung's Galaxy S9 Plus is the more robust Galaxy S9, and …

Endangered rhinos may be moved to Australia as ‘insurance’

Conservationists in talks with Taronga Zoo in effort to bring animals from South Africa, where poaching is rampant<p>Dozens of South African rhinos could be moved to Australia in a last-ditch bid to save them from rampant poaching and create an “insurance” population for the species.<p>Businessmen Ray …

No going back when it's over

He hadn't acknowledged me or my needs for years. That I could take. But it was when he stopped caring about the children that I knew I couldn't stay. …

Australian Labor Party

When will Australia run out of credit?

There is a simple way to understand the Australian economy. It’s not the miracle that outsiders deem it to be. Nor is it the fruits of magisterial …

Australians' median wealth is the highest in the world, new research finds

Australians have the highest median wealth in the world, with average household wealth having grown a staggering 13% a year since 2000, Credit …

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An Eagle Steals a Camera, Flies Around 70 Miles of Australia with It

"Does this selfie make my talons look big?"<p><b>Perhaps taking a page from our own</b> human culture's desire -- and ability -- to document our every move, a photographically inclined sea eagle with kleptomaniacal tendencies helped itself to a ranger's video camera and documented a 70-mile journey, even …

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Patrick Moore's Astronomy: Teach Yourself

• <b>Author:</b> Sir Patrick Moore<p>Patrick Moore's Astronomy will ensure you recognize what you are seeing in the night sky. You will investigate the sun, moon, planets comets and stars and learn how to observe them. This comprehensive guide, complete with star charts, will map out the skies and allow you to …

100 Species of Songbirds: A Picture Book for Bird Watchers and Lovers

• <b>Author:</b> Tony Northrup<p>Award-winning author and photographer Tony Northrup has spent much of the last 15 years traveling the world photographing the diversity and beauty of life. In that time, more than 50 million people have enjoyed his wildlife photography website, www.northrup.org, the largest …

Nature via Nurture

• <b>Author:</b> Matt Ridley<p>Acclaimed author Matt Ridley's thrilling follow-up to his bestseller Genome. Armed with the extraordinary new discoveries about our genes, Ridley turns his attention to the nature versus nurture debate to bring the first popular account of the roots of human behaviour.<p>What makes …

How We Die

• <b>Author:</b> Sherwin B. Nuland<p>There are many books intended to help people deal with the trauma of bereavement, but few which explore the reality of death itself. <i>How We Die</i> sets out to explain exactly what happens to each of us when we die. Sherwin B. Nuland - with over 30 years' experience as a surgeon …

The Power of Habit

• <b>Author:</b> Charles Duhigg<p><b>Why do we do develop habits? And how can we change them?</b><p>We can always change. In <i>The Power of Habit,</i> award-winning <i>New York Times</i> business reporter Charles Duhigg translates cutting-edge behavioural science into practical self-improvement action, distilling advanced neuroscience …

The Sports Gene

• <b>Author:</b> David Epstein<p>In this ground-breaking and entertaining exploration of athletic success, award-winning writer David Epstein gets to the heart of the great nature vs. nurture debate, and explodes myths about how and why humans excel.<p>Along the way, Epstein exposes the flaws in the so-called …