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7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

DNA At the Fringes: Twins, Chimerism, and Synthetic DNA

DNA tests are thought to be conclusive proof—of crime, of family relation—but in some cases, our genetic material acts in mysterious ways.<p>Plenty of …

Here's everything you need to know about coffee at work

On National Coffee Day, it’s good to reflect how closely work and coffee go together. Heaven knows workers spend enough on it: an estimated average …

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

At The Gadget Show: Curved phones, smarter homes, fuel cells

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Go ahead, peek at our patents. Toyota will allow others to use several thousand of its patented or patent-pending technologies for …

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Movie Review: Katie Holmes embarks on a Death Wish rampage in the vile Miss Meadows

At once morally repugnant and nauseatingly cutesy-poo, the “vigilante comedy” <i>Miss Meadows</i> stars Katie Holmes as the title character, a substitute …

Movie Review: Beyond The Lights is a charming romance from the director of Love & Basketball

There’s something compellingly kitchen-sink about the opening scenes of Gina Prince-Bythewood’s music world melodrama, as U.K. stage mom Macy (Minnie …

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5 ways Google is leading … and Apple is trailing

The tech press, financial analysts, and the Apple Faithful are all eagerly anticipating Apple’s September 9th media event.<p>Expectations are running high as Apple prepares to announce it’s 8th-generation iPhone, alongside a wearable and services that aggregate health data and manage connected homes. …

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