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Internet cats will never die

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's a famous New Yorker cartoon that features a pooch facing a PC and quipping to his fellow canine that "On the Internet, no one knows that you're a dog."<p>But the sad doggone truth is that if you're a dog on the Internet, no one cares, because the geeks who rule the Web are focused on …

9 Summer Cruise Deals to Snag Before They're Gone

<i>Sid Mosdell / Flickr</i><p>Is your ideal summer vacation a trip on the open seas, where lodging, food and most onboard activities are covered in one fee? Then it's likely you've considered a cruise. The thing is, so have many other people at this time of year: schools are out, days are longer and there's …

Rough road ahead for jurors in Boston Marathon trial | Reuters

BOSTON (Reuters) - Two decades have passed since Timothy McVeigh set off a truck bomb outside a federal office building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people, but the memory remains vivid for Tonya McCabe, who sat on the jury that sentenced him to die.<p>Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in this handout …

Why Babies Love (And Learn From) Magic Tricks

To survive, we humans need to be able to do a handful of things: breathe, of course. And drink and eat. Those are obvious.<p>We're going to focus now on a less obvious — but no less vital — human function: learning. Because new research out today in the journal <i>Science</i> sheds light on the very building …

U.S. has bold plan to stall climate change

<b>(CNN) —</b> In baseball, there's a traditional comeback after a tough season: "Wait 'til next year!" For climate change "next year" is now. This year is the time and the United Nations' international climate negotiations in Paris in December are the place to secure strong global agreement to curb …

Climate Change

The Best Street Style from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia

Bring on the camo, the flowers, and the fur—it’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia! The past week brought all sorts, from a white-on-white trouser suit to a young man braving the cold in shorts and shell-top Adidas. Hometown girls represented, too—there was photographer <b>Alena Chendler</b> en route on …

22 Wall Art Ideas You’ll Want To Steal Immediately

Today is the day you finally make that gallery wall.<p>From gallery walls to DIY pieces to framing your accessories (just go with it), we've got plenty of wall art inspo to spark your creativity.

Wall Art

Christians Hunted Down as al-Shabab Kill 147 in Kenya

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21 Best Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

Lake Michigan

Can Math Help You Fall in Love?

<i>Part 7 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Solve For X<p><b>About Hannah Fry's TED Talk</b><p>Mathematician Hannah Fry says math can help you find love. Using mathematical models, she explains how to find an ideal mate and the secret to maintaining a healthy relationship.<p><b>About Hannah Fry</b><p>Hannah Fry is a lecturer at the …

For The First Time, A Manmade Spacecraft Is Orbiting A Dwarf Planet

Welcome to Ceres<p>At 7:39 EST this morning, the dwarf planet Ceres captured the Dawn spacecraft in its gravity. After a journey of more than seven years, the spacecraft will spend the next 16 months orbiting this tiny world 260 million miles away.<p>Dawn is not only the first spacecraft to orbit a dwarf …

How our brains create 'mental time travel' - Futurity

Neuroscientists call high fidelity memories "mental time travel." Experiments reveal new information about the brain during these moments.

Sony unveils four much-needed lenses for the full-frame A7-II camera

We like Sony's full frame Alpha mirrorless A7-II and light-vacuuming A7s cameras, but the downside is a narrow range of full-frame lenses. It's now resolved the problem significantly with four new models, including a walk-around zoom and fast prime from Zeiss. The latter, a Distagon T* FE 35mm F1.4 …

Cameras

Apple Watch wins one of world’s most prestigious design awards

The History of French Girl Hair: From Marie Antoinette’s Pouf to Bardot’s Bedhead

When trying to quantify the ineffable allure of the <i>femme française</i>, one obvious trait is right in our faces—and theirs, much of the time: French girl hair. Its natural, unfussy texture sets the tone for an effortlessly cool look, inspiring women around the world to ditch the styling tools in favor …

The 10 Best Beauty Looks of the Week: Salma Hayek, Alessandra Ambrosio, and More

The week’s best beauty looks took high-impact makeup for a test-drive from the front rows to the red carpet.

Salma Hayek

Gypsy Girl: 15 Boho Chic Dresses

We're dreaming of dresses that flow.<p>It's no secret that the 1970s are back in a big way this spring, and a key component to every indie wardrobe is a flowy, floaty dress. From blousy, printed frocks to maxis with a grand sweep, here are the chicest styles to make you the best-dressed boho babe …

Clothing

Our five favorite restaurants in Paris

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p><b>Paris Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015-2016 is the perfect excuse to visit some of the most à la mode new eateries the French capital has</b> …

Even Mars has dust devils, check out this image snapped by UA camera on Mars orbiter

Today'sAstronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)from NASA is an image of a dust devil snapped by theHiRISE cameraon theMars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The …

Mars Orbiter

Low glucose 'delivery' may intensify Alzheimer's - Futurity

Low sugar uptake in the brain may exacerbate aspects of Alzheimer's disease, according to a study with mice. Could this offer a target for future …

Methane-based lifeforms on Saturn’s moon?

Scientists offer a template for life that could thrive in the harsh, cold world of Titan, the giant moon of Saturn. It’s not life as we know …

Astronomy

How To Make A Laser-Sighted Blowgun For Only $3

Broken window repairs not included<p>Blowguns are profoundly simple weapons. A tube for darts, powered by the shooter's lungs, is enough to guide silent projectiles swiftly through the air, embedding a narrow point in wood, concrete or whatever else is on the receiving end.<p>In February 1939, <i>Popular</i> …

UK spaceport must be built by the sea to protect the public

Ministers say that any future spaceport in Britain should be built along the coast to ensure “the safety of the general public”<p>Britain's first spaceport should be built by the sea to protect members of the public from potential rocket disasters, the Government has indicated.<p>A report said that …

United Kingdom

How often does a solar eclipse happen on the March equinox?

A total solar eclipse happened on the day of the March equinox in 2015. When is the next one after this, and how often do we get an equinox-eclipse?<p>A …

Solar Eclipse

Tesla Model S Comes With Secret James Bond Homage

The name's Musk. Elon Musk.<p>James Bond may favor Aston Martins and Bentleys when he hits the road, but it turns out that Tesla Model S owners can channel a bit of the British superspy.<p>The dashboard on the electric car has a top secret Easter egg: hold down the <i>T</i> button on the entertainment system and …

Stop relying on your smartphone to think for you, scientists say

Psychologists carried out tests which suggested many phone users see their hi-tech phone as their 'extended mind'<p>People are relying on smartphones to do their thinking rather than solving problems for themselves, scientists have said.<p>Psychologists in Canada carried out tests which suggested many …

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