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Neil Patrick Harris takes a tumble in this week's ratings ranking of new network TV shows

"Best Time Ever" tumbled 31% among the advertiser-coveted 18 to 49-year-old audience. Additionally, it saw a 26% fall in total viewers. Since last week, the show has gone from No. 5 to No. 7 new show after four weeks on-air.<p>That could bust NBC's big theory that live television is the way to capture …

Mars 'mystery solved': has Nasa found water flowing on the Red Planet?

Has Nasa found life on Mars? Speculation mounts ahead of press conference to unveil "a major science finding"<p>Nasa is preparing to unveil a "major science finding" from its Mars exploration programme, amid speculation it could have found water flowing on the Red Planet.<p>The space agency has scheduled …

Ripples in space-time created by colliding black holes go undetected after 11-year study

An 11-year hunt for ripples in space-time produced by the merging of two black holes has apparently turned up empty for now.<p>This means Albert …

Gravitational Waves

How to watch tonight’s eclipse online

On the wrong part of Earth for tonight’s eclipse? Clouded out? Here are links to online viewing.<p>A total eclipse of the moon is visible tonight …

Why an oil guy believes solar has a big future

I’ve worked on oil platform design. I’ve worked with oil companies on four continents (North and South America, Europe, and Asia). I live in Houston. …

Best Mental Health Doctors & Therapists to Follow on Twitter

There are a lot of fascinating therapists, psychologists, counselors and psychiatrists online today — a far cry from what things looked like 20 years …

Mental Health

In the Future, How Will We Talk to Our Technology?

One of the best scenes from Larry David's tour-de-neuroses <i>Curb Your Enthusiasm</i> opens with Larry sitting at a restaurant. As cheesy music plays, the …

'Schrödinger's Bacterium' Puts a Biological Spin on Quantum Mechanics

It's not quite cat-scale, but still.<p>We're used to being told that the fundamental oddities of quantum mechanics don't really pertain to the world we live in. They're there, of course, but not at the scales we interact with. I can safely say that this chair is <i>here</i> and only here and not both here and …

Satellite, missile test or space junk? North Korea readies launch

SEOUL (Reuters) - The satellite that North Korea launched into space three years ago circles the earth every 95 minutes at an altitude of about 540 km (335 miles), its orbit decaying.<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) provides field guidance at the newly built National Space Development General …