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Bill Gates on The Verge: Can we eradicate some of the world's worst diseases by 2030?

mass drug administration has helped interrupt river blindness transmissions in 14 of Uganda’s 16 disease hot spots<p>In 2007, about 37,000 Rwandans tested positive for HIV; by 2013, that number went down to 13,000

Bill Gates

Cadillac Will Debut Brand-New V-6 Engine in the CT6 Sedan

It’s been a big week for surprise Cadillac CT6 news. Sunday night, the luxury automaker gave the world its first glimpse at the big sedan in a commercial aired during the Academy Awards. Monday, brand president Johan de Nysschen revealed in an online Q&A that the CT6 will eventually feature an …

Articles about who knew relaxed tropical retreat could be made shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern residence and gallery near San Jose, Costa Rica uses metal boxes like puzzle pieces to create a photographer's dream...<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Using shipping containers to create …

Low-Volume Assembly Line For Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Car

What do a hydrogen fuel-cell sedan and an exotic supercar have in common?<p>In the case of the 2016 Toyota Mirai and the defunct Lexus LFA, the answer …

Alternative Fuel

America's Pain Killer Problem is Growing, Federal Data Shows

New federal data released Wednesday reveals the state of America’s pain killer use.<p>According to the numbers released by the Centers for Disease …

Painkillers

2016 McLaren 675LT: More Power, Less Weight, More Tail

The newest McLaren goes (a little) longer.<p>McLaren’s hot, new 675LT is a higher-performance variant of the 650S, and the LT portion of its name is derived from the wild 1997 F1 GT "Longtail" homologation special. That rare McLaren menaced the road with radically lengthened bodywork, racy …

11 Unexpectedly Moving Works Of Art From "Spongebob Squarepants"

There's more than just nautical nonsense in that pineapple under the sea.

The eternity drive: Why DNA could be the future of data storage

<b>(CNN) —</b> How long will the data last in your hard-drive or USB stick? Five years? 10 years? Longer?<p>Already a storage company called Backblaze is running 25,000 hard drives simultaneously to get to the bottom of the question. As each hard drive coughs its last, the company replaces it and logs its …

Genetics

Pirate Bay struggling to stay afloat since return

After <a style="background-color: transparent;" href="http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2015-02/02/pirate-bay-back"> returning online</a> earlier …

Internet

Alaska legalises marijuana making it third US state to do so

Marijuana is currently legal in Colorado and Washington - and now Alaska with Oregon set to legalise the drug soon as well<p>Alaska on Tuesday became the third <b>American</b> state to allow the recreational use of marijuana, following in the <b>steps of Colorado</b> and <b>Washington state</b>- and soon to be joined by …

You Won't Believe These 17 Photos Are Real (But They Are)

At Oyster, we're known for our honest, undoctored hotel photography, and in our Photo Fakeout series we've shown just how different from reality some marketing images can be. But we've also encountered plenty of hotels that were truly as beautiful as advertised. These photos we took at various …

Is Putting A Plastic Container In the Microwave Really That Bad?

How bad is putting a plastic container in the microwave? When you bring your lunch to work in one and you don't feel like transferring it to glass or paper before you heat it up, are you endangering yourself?<p>While the risks of putting plastics, BPA-free or otherwise, in the microwave are still up …

Audi Prologue Avant Concept - Photo Gallery

Audi will launch a station wagon version of its Prologue concept car at the Geneva auto show, and based on the first teaser images it's sure to stir our wagon lust.<p>Audi will launch a station wagon version of its Prologue concept car at the Geneva auto show, and based on the first teaser images it's …

autos

I Tried To Design The Perfect Night’s Sleep. Here’s What Happened

Sleep tracking wearables, smart alarms, and fancy light bulbs are the future of a good night’s rest. But how much can they achieve?<p>I have one goal in life: to achieve the perfect sleep. I’m neither a morning person nor a night owl. I go to bed early; I wake up late. Each morning I invariably engage …

Gear & Gadgets

Soon, A Giant Balloon Could Leisurely Float You To The Edge Of Space

World View sets a new record in the quest to conquer the stratosphere<p>It’s a dream of many to visit the great wide vacuum that is outer space—but getting there can be pretty intense. You know, like the part where you have to strap yourself into a 60-ton rocket accelerating upward at 18,000 miles per …

You Won't Believe How Much Kim Kardashian Reportedly Spends Retouching Her Selfies

You probably shouldn't believe it either — because this story is fun, but dubious.<p>Says <i>OK!</i> magazine in a fun new "exclusive," Kim Kardashian has hired a professional retoucher to ensure her selfies are always of the best possible quality — beyond the best, really, given that she's technically …

Google Taps Starchitects Thomas Heatherwick And Bjarke Ingels For New Headquarters

The Googleplex is about to get an upgrade.<p>Google’s Mountain View-based Googleplex is a whopping 3.1 million square feet–that’s almost half the size of the Pentagon, and enough space for 53 football fields, side by side. But its architecture is uninspired, consisting of the anonymously functional …

Architecture

2016 McLaren 675LT fully revealed

This "Long Tail" variant of McLaren's 650S may only be 1.5 inches longer, but we're still smitten with it.<p>McLaren's hot, new 675LT is a higher-performance variant of the 650S, and the LT portion of its name is derived from the wild 1997 F1 GT "Longtail" homologation special. That rare McLaren …

Sports Cars