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A Still-Functioning Auto Shop Relies on This Ancient Computer

Amid all the fervor and hype surrounding the next-generation technology set to alter the way our transportation systems function, it’s good to be reminded once in a while that replacing outgoing models isn’t always a necessity.<p>Case in point: There’s an auto-repair shop in Poland that, in 2016, is …

Six Astronauts Spend a Year on Mars — in Hawaii

<b>Correction appended, Aug. 29</b><p>There’s no such thing as raspberries on Mars. That’s not likely to be a problem for you unless, a) you really like …

Thanks to stem cells, some totally paralyzed patients can now move their arms again

Following separate, nasty car accidents, Kris Boesen and Lucas Lindner were left with paralyzing spinal-cord injuries. Doctors thought they both would be unable to use any of their limbs for the rest of their lives. Luckily, that grim future hasn’t become a reality because of a radical new …

This landmine internet mystery turned into one of the greatest trolls of all time

The internet is filled with trolls and liars who find joy in deceiving others. But it's also home to plenty of truth-seeking sleuths, ready to call …

Portland OKs 'After School Satan Club' For Elementary Kids

The Satanic Temple is hosting an After School Satan club for elementary kids in Portland<p>Elementary school kids in Portland will be able to …

Elizabeth Warren had one question for the maker of EpiPen, and the CEO couldn't answer it at all

She did not go prepared.<p>"You knew what this hearing was about. I'm asking questions that if you're the CEO I think that you would know," said ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings, a Democrat from Maryland.<p>One specific question she couldn't answer is one that Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth …

Even Ford GT Prototypes Aren't Exempt From Traffic Laws

Everyone wants a closer look at the Ford GT . . . especially the Colorado State Patrol.<p>With deliveries beginning soon, Ford is putting the final touches on its highly-anticipated GT supercar. Among other things, that means the GT is being subjected to high-altitude testing in the mountains of …

Lunch Lady Quits After Being Forced To Take Lunch Away From 1st Grader With No Money

When a school’s policy puts food in a trash can rather than a student’s belly, something is really wrong<p>A cafeteria worker at a Pennsylvania …

Nasa to hold announcement about potentially life-supporting ocean on Jupiter’s moon, Europa

Europa has long been suspected to potentially have water hidden beneath its observable surface. Scientists are especially excited because if that …

Wait, Why the Hell Is Pluto Emitting X-Rays?

You just can’t keep a good Pluto down. Even after its (admittedly justified) demotion to dwarf planet status exactly 10 years and four days ago, …

A company you've never heard of is quietly leading the driverless-car revolution

NVIDIA (pronounced en-vid-eya) has been around for 23 years, but you may not have heard of it.<p>That's because it's a company working on big projects behind the scenes. It's first foray into the tech world was as a 3D-graphics company, primarily designing the graphics used in video-gaming. But that …

Autonomous Cars

We Were Wrong About Where the Moon Came From

The moon is our almost constant frenemy in space, lighting our nights and spoiling our star-views in equal turns. But now, new measurements from …

Stunning New Images Of Mars From The Curiosity Rover

Since its deployment in 2012 to the surface of Mars, the <i>Curiosity</i> rover has sent back many breathtaking images of the Red Planet. In addition to …

Boss Tells Woman Her Headscarf Is “Unprofessional” So Now She Shows Up in Cosplay Every Day

Workplace discrimination has met its match in June Rivas. She recently launched a bold legal battle against her boss, who had referred to Rivas' head scarf and ponytail as “unprofessional,” despite an explicitly stated lack of a dress code in their employment contract. When Rivas filed a complaint …

Regulation

Hinsdale woman takes the cake to Clarendon Hills

Sue Liss never thought about opening a retail store when she started "playing around with cakes" about seven years ago.<p>But the demand for the Hinsdale resident's creations has grown enough for her to take that big step. She plans to open Sue's Cakery in mid-April at 29 S. Prospect Ave., in downtown …

Dig into this lumberjack cake with your incredible, edible axe

When you hear the word "lumberjack," the first thing to come to mind probably isn't "fancy artisanal cake." Maybe it's axes or wood.<p>But Elizabeth …