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Every American Killed by Lightning So Far in 2014 Has Been Male

Sometimes Mother Nature can be so sexist.<p>A fisherman knee-deep in a lake, a man lying against a tree, a roofer working atop a car dealership—these are just some of those who were killed by lightning in 2014, a year that so far has seen a 100 percent-male ratio for fatal U.S. strikes.<p>Seven American …

‘Alien: Isolation’ is the scariest thing at E3

While waiting in line to play <i>Alien: Isolation</i>, I heard screams from inside the demo room. A few minutes later they were mine.<p>The latest game to tackle the <i>Alien</i> universe is perhaps the scariest thing on display at this year’s E3, a first person survival experience unlike just about any big-name …

Researchers Search for ‘Mystery Sea Monster’ That Devoured Great White Shark

Shark attacks suddenly seem less scary.<p>When a 9 ft. long great white shark’s tracker washed up on a beach, scientists found that the data indicated …

Parrot’s Jumping Sumo And Rolling Spider Minidrones Hit U.S. Retail In August

French Bluetooth pioneer and AR drone maker Parrot has just released some updated news regarding its big new announcements from CES in January. Parrot showed off two new drones at the event, so-called ‘minidrones’ that are much smaller than the AR Drone it currently markets, including one aerial …

Teenager robs bank, is caught hours later after buying new gaming system

A 19-year-old man from Colorado robbed a Wells Fargo Bank last Wednesday, only to be discovered and arrested just hours later after buying a new gaming system at Wal-Mart, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by the <i>Canon City Daily Record</i>.<p>Tyler Matthew Schnapp handed a bank teller a folded …

Wells Fargo

Google argues it, not the person in the driver’s seat, should receive any tickets for its self-driving cars

Google argues that should any of its self-driving cars get a ticket for a traffic violation, that ticket should go to the company and not to the person in the driver’s seat, reports <i>The Atlantic</i>.<p>“Right now the California Vehicle Code reads that the person seated in the driver’s seat is responsible …

Star War R2-D2 Projection Bluetooth Keyboard

R2-D2 accepted a new mission to provide a virtual keyboard for you. That sounds cool? Let’s go on checking Star Wars R2-D2 projection <b>Bluetooth</b> …

Bluetooth

The Medical and Microbiological Consequences of Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol consumption has been a part of human activity for millennia though not everyone does so responsibly. Back in the 1800s, public health officials first took note of the issue of alcohol abuse, which was known then as intemperance. They were keenly aware there was a link between the amount of …

Medical Research

Facebook now lets you ask someone out in the most awkward way possible

Consider this Facebook’s new “poke” button.<p>If you don’t fill out your relationship status on Facebook, a new “ask” button will appear on your profile page. Through this new feature — rolling out now — your friends can ask if you’re single, or taken.<p>While the ask feature affords friends a …

John Steinbeck's 1966 Plea To Create A NASA For The Oceans

In the September 1966 issue of Popular Science, author John Steinbeck made the case for giving deep-sea exploration the same attention as the space race.<p><i>Three years before the first humans landed on the moon, Nobel-prize winning author John Steinbeck published a passionate plea in</i> Popular Science</i> …

Literature

Viora Lid stealthily improves the takeaway coffee experience

A company called Vaporpath, which is unsurprisingly based in Seattle, thinks it has the solution for all of our coffee-drinking woes. It has …

Coffee

Aero-X Hoverbike

If you've always wanted to experience the feeling of flying, but don't want to deal with the expense of a plane or helicopter, or spend the time …

Letter to a patent troll: “Dear Piece of Sh*t”

Life360 CEO gets threatened, speaks his mind—and gets sued.<p>Life360 is a startup with a family-and-friends location service that's on an upward path: …

10 Things You Need to Watch What May Be the Year’s Best Meteor Shower on Friday

Experts are predicting we may be in for quite a show: a brand spanking new meteor shower that will peak on the evening of Friday, May 23, 2014! Folks …

Google overtakes Apple as world's most valuable brand

Google has usurped Apple as the most valuable brand in the world after three years at the top, according to a new survey<p><b>Google</b> has been named ahead of <b>Apple</b> as the world's most valuable brand, according to a new survey.<p>Apple's brand value fell by 20pc in the past year to just under $148bn (£88bn), …

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