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5 Ways to Deal With a Psychopath

I know what some people are thinking: <i>I’m never going to deal with psychopaths. This is just more sensational clickbait junk.</i><p>Wrong. The experts are …

Psychology

2 food bloggers who have tried every New York City burger that matters say these are the 15 best

The food blog The Infatuation is well aware of this fact. It has sampled virtually every talked-about burger in New York City so you don't have to. We asked blog cofounders Andrew Steinthal and Chris Stang (both music-industry execs who moonlight as food writers) to narrow the burger playing field …

Shake Shack

Rain is sizzling bacon, cars are lions roaring: the art of sound in movies

Skip Lievsay is one of the most talented men in Hollywood. He has created audioscapes for Martin Scorsese and is the only sound man the Coen brothers go to. But the key to this work is more than clever effects, it is understanding the human mind<p>Skip Lievsay, an unassuming-looking guy in his mid-60s …

Why Aren't Aliens Calling Earth?

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. The publication contributed this article to Space.com's</i> Expert Voices: Op-Ed & …

Russia's secret space shuttles have been sitting in plain sight for 22 years

In 1974, Russia launched its largest, most expensive project in space exploration history.<p>The stars of the project, called the Buran program, were its space shuttles, which were built in secret from designs the Soviet secret police stole from NASA.<p>It's hard to pin a number on just how much the …

Space Exploration

One of the craziest 'Game of Thrones' fan theories might actually come true

By now most fans know that HBO's hit show "Game of Thrones" is based on an original book series by George R.R. Martin. What they might not realize is that fans of the books have amassed dozens and dozens of predictions and theories that cover a wide range of characters.<p>Martin began writing the …

TV Series

What We Learn From Living In The Harsh Conditions Of Mars Will Help Us If We Fully Destroy Earth

We may not ship the entire population off to the red planet, but as our environment gets more and more dangerous, the technologies we develop to live on the Martian surface will help us here, too.<p>When Earth’s sky turns red and the clouds become flaking black soot, when the air chokes human animals …

Sustainability

NASA sets $2.25m prize for 3D printed Mars habitats

Getting astronauts safely to Mars is only the start of your problems when you’re trying to explore the red planet: then you have to give them …

Meet the heroes keeping us safe from space junk

The film <i>Gravity</i> starts with a bang: A satellite explodes, sending a deadly wave of debris hurtling toward two astronauts repairing the Hubble Space …

Unravelling the Mystery of New England's Day of Darkness

At 10:00 a.m. on May 19, 1780, the people of New England thought that Judgment Day was upon them. The sky turned black as night, flowers began …

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages > Well done GIF whoever crea...

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages ><br>Well done GIF whoever created it, thank you much! Added to collection!

Hacking North Korea

It can be hard listening to the stories of people who have escaped from North Korea -- or, to give its official name, the Democratic People's …

Zombieland? Tech Wrecking Sleep for Scores of Teens: Study

The research, published in the online journal BMJ Open, was based on the tech and sleep behaviors of 10,000 16- to 19-year-old boys and girls. They participated in the Norwegian youth@hordaland study during 2012. All were asked how much screen time they absorbed daily outside of school plus which …

Sleep

Engineers are working for free to make Elon Musk's Hyperloop a reality

Nobody laughs much at Elon Musk anymore, but plenty of people snickered at his Hyperloop idea (okay, also the killer robot thing). To remind you, the Hyperloop is a series of underground trains powered by compressed air that transport folks between cities in tubes at around Mach I. While that may …

How 3-D Printing Body Parts Will Revolutionize Medicine

Welcome to the age of bioprinting, where the machines we've built are building bits and pieces of us.<p>A device the size of an espresso machine quietly whirs to life. The contraption isn't filled with fresh, pungent grounds but, instead, spoonfuls of opaque, sterile goo. Its robotic arm moves …

NASA To Test 'Game-Changing' Mars Technology This Summer (VIDEO)

Mars is inching closer and closer to Earth this month -- <i>really</i> close.<p>In fact, the red planet and Earth will be the closest they'll be until 2016 as their separate, elliptical orbits around the sun draw near to each other in an event called the Mars opposition. On April 14, the planets will be only …