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Using Threshold Consciousness To Make Her Squirt

One of the most common instances men run into when attempting to give their woman a full body squirting orgasm, is a sudden objection from her …

Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the offing, here …

This map of international phone calls explains globalization

The map above shows the volume of phone calls between countries around the world, and it’s one way of measuring information flows around the world—it’s part of an index of global connectedness developed by business researchers and sponsored by shipper DHL.<p>The index finds that globalization began …

Emerging Markets

How hibernating animals could help fight Alzheimer's disease

Leicester University has found that the protein RBM3 helps restore brain activity when animals wake up from hibernation, and could be a treatmement for people with dementia<p>A protein which protects hibernating animals during lengthy spells of sleeping could be the key to fighting Alzheimer’s …

Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

Research

This Ingenious Machine Turns Feces Into Drinking Water

I watched the piles of feces go up the conveyer belt and drop into a large bin. They made their way through the machine, getting boiled and treated. …

Canadian flirting with racism, in European airports

The Canada Border Services Agency should clarify the practices it recommends to airlines carrying passengers from central Europe to Canada.<p>CBC reports outline that in the international airports of Budapest, Vienna and Warsaw, certain people in airport check-in lines are being approached and asked …

AeroBed Pakmat - Portable Airbed Stores Inside Pump

The cool new AeroBed Pakmat let's you take a portable inflatable airbed with you just about anywhere. Whether you're out camping, visiting friends …

The boy who put a star in a jar

Jamie Edwards made history when he built a working nuclear fusion reactor at school<p>The moment came on 5 March last year, when Jamie Edwards, then 13, flicked the switch and waited with bated breath. “Seeing that purple glow that [was] the best part,” said Edwards. As the neutron detector confirmed …

When does the Age of Aquarius begin?

The Age of Aquarius starts when the vernal equinox point moves out of constellation Pisces and into Aquarius. When will that be? There’s no …

Why Should We Search For ET?

<i>Part 1 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> In Search Of<p><b>About Seth Shostak's TED Talk</b><p>Will we find ET in the next 25 years? Seth Shostak, senior astronomer at SETI, says yes. He explains that new technologies and the laws of probability make the breakthrough likely.<p><b>About Seth Shostak</b><p>Seth Shostak is the …

World First: Scientists Observe DNA Shuttling Between Cells, Triggering Tumor Growth

In a world first, scientists have demonstrated that a particular type of DNA can shuttle between cells in an animal, a finding that will rewrite …

A next-gen battery to land in Hawaii, courtesy of Aquion Energy

A big next-generation battery will soon be hooked up to a solar system in Hawaii, providing a glimpse into the future of what is possible when it …

Age of stars is pinned to their spin

<b>Astronomers have proved that they can accurately tell the age of a star from how fast it is spinning.</b><p>We know that stars slow down over time, but until recently there was little data to support exact calculations.<p>For the first time, a US team has now measured the spin speed of stars that are more …

Universe

ISS videos: Time-lapse animations of Earth from space.

I do love time-lapse animations of the Earth seen from the International Space Station, and if you do too, this is your lucky week: No fewer than …

Image of the Day: The Dark Kilometer-High Cliffs of Comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko

These amazing cliffs were discovered to be part of the dark nucleus of Comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko (CG) by Rosetta, a robotic spacecraft launched by …

How Did We Find the Distance to the Sun?

<i>How far is the Sun?</i> It seems as if one could hardly ask a more straightforward question. Yet this very inquiry bedeviled astronomers for more than …

FAITH, Hope and Tragedy: Engineers Cope With SpaceShipTwo Loss

MOJAVE, Calif. — Engineers are sometimes stereotyped as emotion-free brainiacs, but that stereotype gets shattered after spending just a few minutes with the engineers who are grieving over the loss of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane and one of its pilots.<p>The death of Scaled Composites …

How seeing a black hole’s shadow will tell us if Einstein was right

In a control room atop a 16,500-foot mountain in Chile’s Atacama desert, Shep Doeleman and his international team of scientists are pulling the …

Is NASA Going To Let The Hubble Telescope Burn Up?

With no plans for future upgrades, the telescope faces a fiery end<p>Last month, six astronauts convened at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City to discuss the 2009 mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope. As it approached its 20th birthday, the telescope was in desperate need …

Telescopes

NASA's Kepler telescope identifies most Earth-like planet yet

Kepler passes the 1,000-planet milestone as hundreds of new candidates are identified<p>Scientists have identified eight new exoplanets, including one described as perhaps the "most Earth-like alien world." The far-away planets were spied by NASA's Kepler telescope, which has now identified more than …

We Need Illumination Everywhere

Light tabs that you can tear off just like a pill on a strip – that is what the Enlighten Self-setting OLED Sticker is all about. This innovative …

The New Power Generation: This Fuel Cell Startup Could Spark a Revolution

There’s more than one way to get energy out of natural gas. For decades, one of the most promising methods – and also most difficult to pull off ‑ …

Natural Gas