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Monkey see, monkey 2: Scientists clone monkeys using technique that created Dolly the sheep

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, scientists say they created cloned primates using the same complicated cloning technique that made Dolly the sheep in 1996.<p>Shanghai scientists created two genetically identical and adorable long-tailed macaques. The monkeys are named Hua Hua and Zhong Zhong, a version of …

Monkeys

Physicists prepare to detect gravitational waves from neutron star collisions

An alternative to producing quark matter is to search for it in space. Using techniques similar to those that were recently used to detect …

Layered haircuts for women with long hair

What’s been your greatest struggle? I’m very hard on myself and tend to push myself. But, it’s worked for my career so far, I wouldn’t call it a …

Your battery status is being used to track you online

Battery status indicators are being used to track devices, say researchers from Princeton University – meaning warnings of privacy exposure have come to pass<p>A little-known web standard that lets site owners tell how much battery life a mobile device has left has been found to enable tracking …

Batteries

CDC Has Just Announced A Historical Travel Warning Following Miami Zika Outbreak

CDC on Monday, August 1st Issued an unparalleled warning to the public. The notice encouraged pregnant women and their husbands /partners not to …

JetBlue to Launch One-Way Flights to Cuba Starting at $99

JetBlue announced Thursday that it will begin operating flights to Cuba on Aug. 31, 2016.<p>Trending Now<p>Navigating Cuba<p>State Department Issues Updated …

Cuba

This Colorful Ingredient Turns Cocktails Into Litmus Tests

Long gone are the days of boring and basic cocktails. Today mixologists are stirring up drinks that include everything from smoke to foie gras in …

The Best Slow Cook and Grill Recipes for Pork Roasts and Ribs

The Best Slow Cook and Grill Recipes for Pork Roasts and Ribs<p>Updated on March 16, 2016<p>Country Style Ribs with Hoisin Sauce<p>Hoisin sauce is a rich, …

17 Ways to Get More Crème Brûlée in Your Life

There’s something about an elegant dessert that gets you every time. You can’t turn down a pretty pots de crème if you have the chance to indulge, but crème brûlée holds the top spot in your heart. While it may not be the easiest dessert to whip up in your own kitchen, there are plenty of ways to …

Dessert

Scientists just collected a mysterious 'purple orb' at the bottom of the ocean, but no one could anticipate what happened next

On July 25, a team of scientists and engineers with the Ocean Exploration Trust were exploring the ocean floor off the coast of Southern California when they came across something unexpected: a small purple orb clinging to the underside of a cliff more than 1 mile beneath the surface.<p>The team was …

Amazon's Alexa can lock your front door if you own this smart lock

The future really is here.<p>You can now lock command any Alexa-powered device like Amazon's Echo or Fire TV to lock your front door if you have an …

Smart Homes

This Is What Kim Kardashian's 1,800-Calorie Diet Looks Like

Straight from Kim's nutritionist.<p>Since giving birth to Saint in December, Kim Kardashian has made her journey to pre-baby weight very public. To lose the 60-plus pounds, she's working out constantly and resisting sweets and giant bowls of pasta ― and documenting it all on Snapchat. It's working …

Perfect Egg Salad. Every Time.

So easy you can do it without a recipe. Please don't skimp on the mayo.<p>Great egg salad begins with good eggs. Not just the kind you buy (hopefully those farm-fresh ones with the bright orange yolks), but how you prepare them. A standard boil of 10 minutes or more will yield dry yolks, bordering on …

Food

This Genius Hack Is The Secret to Making Raw Cookie Dough Edible

Consider your spoon licked.<p>You might think that butter and sugar are responsible for all desserts that taste delicious. But oftentimes, eggs are at work, providing texture, color, and flavor in cakes, delicate cookies, and doughnuts. It's one reason why vegan bakers — who shun animal products like …

Dessert

Zapping Your Brain Can Make You Creative, Science Says.

Simulating the frontal brain with 10Hz alpha-wave signal increases creative performance. Soon to be available on Walmart shelves for under $100?<p>Researchers at the University of North Carolina explain that alpha waves, which were considered the equivalent of your car gear in neutral, actually …