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This Asteroid Will Pass Really Close to Earth This Weekend

NASA says an asteroid that was first spotted only days ago will pass very close to Earth on Sunday.<p>The asteroid, designated 2014 RC, will “safely …

Worst déjà vu ever: Why taxpayers could be bailing out Wall Street again!

If a cyberattack were to target the nation’s financial centers, guess who may be on the hook to cover their losses<p>A key debate among supporters and opponents of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law concerns whether it ends the practice of bailouts for financial institutions. Supporters claim that …

Putin Says He Has a Plan for Peace in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin unveiled a seven-point peace plan for eastern Ukraine on Wednesday that he jotted down in a notebook on a flight to …

Garmin's Vivosmart is part fitness band, part smartwatch

Considering how many damn smartwatches and fitness bands we've seen, it's incredible how few of them manage to combine aspects of both. Sure, there was the Fitbit Force, which was designed to show incoming calls for iPhones, but that was discontinued after a recall. The Samsung Gear Fit and Gear 2 …

The 360 Eye is Dyson's First Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

For those tired of doing all the manual sucking and blowing – when it comes to cleaning house, of course – Dyson has announced the 360 Eye, a robot vacuum that’ll do all the dirty work under your commands.<p>The Dyson 360 Eye features the company’s proprietary Root Cyclone technology to spin dust and …

4 Signs Your Body Image Isn't Healthy

Last week, Tallulah Willis—daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore—bravely shared her struggles with body dysmorphic disorder in a video for …

Now We Know How This Giant, Earth-Bound Asteroid Is Held Together, We Can Learn How to Destroy It

An asteroid pointed toward Earth set to arrive in the year 2880 AD may not destroy all life as we know it after all, now that scientists know what’s …

5 Ways to Tell if Someone Is Lying

<i>This article originally appeared on RealSimple.com</i><p><b>A Person’s Demeanor or Voice Radically Changes</b><p>As an investigator, I first try to assess how someone …

Can't Stick to That Diet? Blame Your Gut Bacteria

Your willpower may not be entirely to blame for your eating habits — your gut bacteria may be responsible, too.<p>The gut microbiome, the collection of …

Flock of ancient 'butterfly-headed' flying reptiles discovered

An ancient flying reptile with a bizarre, butterflylike head has been unearthed in Brazil.<p>The newfound reptile species, <i>Caiuajara dobruskii</i>, lived about 80 million years ago in an ancient desert oasis. The beast sported a strange bony crest on its head that looked like the wings of a butterfly, and …

Barack Obama breaks vacation for meetings in Washington

President Barack Obama planned a break in the middle of his vacation to return to Washington on Sunday night, for unspecified meetings with Vice-President Joe Biden and other advisers.<p>The White House has been cagey about why the president needs to be back in Washington for those discussions. Part …

I Moved To San Francisco — And Now I Have Apps Doing Everything For Me

It's the kind of convenience I've become accustomed to after living in New York for over six years. I can get just about anything I want, whenever I want, all within a few blocks of my home. There's a Starbucks 184 feet away from my front door. There's a classy Italian steakhouse across the street. …

4 Secrets to Reading Body Language Like an Expert

How important is body language?<p>55% of what you convey when you speak comes from body language. In fact, when you’re speaking about something …

Black Holes? I'll Take a Medium, Please

In one sense, black holes are just ridiculously exotic. Their surface gravity is so powerful that even something as fast as light can’t escape …

Silicon Valley rich dudes rejoice: Tesla Roadsters getting replacement, 400-mile batteries

Retrofitting new powertrains to used cars isn’t something that automakers have done, historically–but electric cars may change that rule.<p>Now, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has suggested that the Silicon Valley electric-car maker will offer a replacement battery for the 2008-2012 Tesla Roadsters that …

Dangerous new marijuana product looks like lip balm, packs big kick

Drug dealers are peddling a new marijuana product called Wax that looks and feels like lip balm and packs a kick equivalent to smoking 15-20 joints of weed.<p>Police in Roswell, Ga., discovered 80 grams of Wax during a recent drug bust. Roswell Police Officer Zachary Frommer told Fox 5 in Atlanta last …

The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race

Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Alexey Furman—EPA<p>David Carson—St Louis Post Dispatch/Polaris<p>Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Barrett Emke for …

John McAfee's call to arms: If you want freedom, resist Google (video)

Cybersecurity pioneer and outspoken playboy John McAfee has a message for people using Google.<p>Wise up.<p>If you think that Google’s collection of personal data is innocuous, McAfee wants you to think again.<p>“Google … would like us to believe that if we have nothing to hide, we should not mind if …

We Now Know A Lot More About Edward Snowden's Epic Heist — And It's Troubling

Edward Snowden's in-depth interview with James Bamford of Wired offers details about his last job as a contractor for the NSA in Honolulu, which raise disconcerting questions about the motives of the former systems administrator.<p>While working at two consecutive jobs in Hawaii from March 2012 to May …