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This Year’s Meteor Showers Will Be Spectacular. Here’s How to See All of Them at Peak.

Last year was a banner year for stargazing. Between the total solar eclipse and some excellent meteor showers, there were many reasons to look …

Meteor Showers

Forget Daylight Saving, We Should Adopt a Single, Universal Time, Scientists Say

This is a bit wild, but we kinda love it.<p>As those in the US had to come to terms with the timezone shuffle once again this week, the "Why do we do …

Johns Hopkins University

Watch outer space for free on a live stream

Of course you have to sign up<p>A company called Slooh, which provides live streams of outer space via telescope, is opening up its sightings of eclipses, full moons, asteroids, and comets to anyone with an internet connection — for free. All you need to do is sign up on their website.<p>Slooh owns seven …

Your friends will soon be able to gift you games right from the Xbox One store

There’s probably nothing more frustrating for a video game fan than seeing your friends log on to play a game together when you don’t own that …

Singer sues 'Fallout 4' publisher over use of a classic song

The <i>Fallout</i> game series is legendary for its use of music to set the post-apocalyptic mood, but it might have been a little too eager when creating the tone for <i>Fallout 4</i>. Singer Dion DiMucci has sued <i>Fallout</i>'s publisher, ZeniMax, for allegedly using his 1961 hit "The Wanderer" for ads without …

U.S. Army’s Tactical Augmented Reality turns grunts into AR-toting soldiers

Many of the great minds in the tech industry believe augmented reality could have an incredible impact on our lives, including Apple CEO Tim Cook who believes AR could develop an audience as large as mobile phones.<p>You can add the minds behind the U.S. military to that list now, as Next Reality News …

Augmented Reality

game-loving millennials, theme parks are making these attractions just for you

The Marine gripped his six-shooter, pointed it at the horizon and took a deep breath.<p>"Let's do it," he barked, kicking off a brief but furious gun battle with a horde of robot cowboys, their eyes glowing red.<p>Derek Phelps, a leatherneck stationed at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, was not only …

Paris Jackson defends nude photos on Instagram

Paris Jackson posted a nude photo on her Instagram this week -<br>which resulted in criticism from her fans.<p>The picture - which has since been deleted - …

Cole Sprouse Is Ready For Kendall Jenner’s Close-Up In This New Photo Spread

You know that Cole Sprouse can act and rock a beanie like none other on <i>Riverdale</i>, but the actor is a talented photographer as well — and his …

Clinical review: Psilocybin therapy could be significantly better than current psychiatric treatments

Having a guided psychedelic experience may be a powerful treatment for depression, anxiety, and addiction. A new review of clinical trials suggests …

This Tiny Italian Town Will Pay You To Move There

Culture<p>Traveling This Summer? Shop Budget-Friendly Luggage<p>Culture<p>Go Somewhere Everyone On Instagram Isn’t Going This Summer—Poland<p>Culture<p>The Carry-On …

Twitter Just Caught Bow Wow Lying About His 'Private Jet'

The rapper posted a stock photo of a jet, saying he was on a "travel day."<p>Shad Moss, aka Bow Wow, will never hear the end of this.<p>The 30-year-old rapper recently posted a photo on his Instagram that showed a private jet, indicating he was traveling to New York for his “Growing Up Hip Hop” <i></i>press …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Ripples in Space-Time Might Indicate That We Live in a Multiverse

Hunting for Extra Dimensions<p>As important as gravity is to us here on Earth, it is actually surprisingly weak in comparison to other fundamental …

What humans will look like in 1,000 years

Humans are still evolving, So, where will evolution take us in 1,000 years?<br>Chances are we'll be taller. Humans have already seen a boom in height over the last 130 years.<p>In 1880 the average American male was 5'7''. Today, he's 5'10''.<p>We may also merge with machines that can enhance our hearing, …

Genetics

John Boyega got dumped because of a 'Star Wars' billboard

Take it from John Boyega: starring in one of the world's most beloved movie franchises does not make your love life a walk on Naboo.<p>On this week's</i> …

A Missing Texas Police Officer Faked His Death and Is Alive in Mexico, Officials Say

A missing Austin police officer faked his suicide and fled across the border to Mexico, officials in Texas believe.<p>Coleman Martin, a 29-year-old …

The Trump Joke That Brought Down the House at the Kimmy Schmidt Premiere

Tina Fey, Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, and more debut the latest season of their Netflix sitcom—and give some insight about what to expect from the show this year.<p>There’s a moment in the second episode of <i>Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt</i>’s third season, which premiered Friday evening at the Tribeca Film …

Tesla fans are about to get what they really want from the company

Apart from the carmaker's surging $50-billion market capitalization, which on the back of a $300-plus-share price has vaulted the company's valuation above Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Ford, Tesla aims to launch its mass-market Model 3 in the next few months.<p>The automaker is also bringing its …

Tesla

Earth was hit with a devastating comet strike around 11,000 BC, ancient stone carvings reveal

The stone carvings were found in Turkey's Göbekli Tepe.<p>Ancient stone carvings, found in what is widely considered to be "the world's first temple", …

Blame Trolls for Amy Schumer's Bad Netflix 'Leather Special' Reviews

Reddit users organized campaigns to inundate “The Leather Special” with hundreds of one-star reviews<p>It turns out all those negative reviews of Amy …

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