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‘Perfect Bid’ Trailer: How A Math Teacher From Texas Outsmarted ‘The Price Is Right’ — Watch

Set to release in October, the documentary follows the plight of Ted Slauson and his dedication to "The Price Is Right."<p>Those who’ve been to a live …

11 Websites That Let You Book Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

These sites let you book five-star hotel rooms for an affordable price.<p>These days, it’s easier than ever to travel for less. With a click or tap of a …

Hospitality

Hieronymus Bosch Figurines: Collect Surreal Characters from Bosch’s Paintings & Put Them on Your Bookshelf

Few painters have created as rich a world as Hieronymus Bosch did in <i>The Garden of Earthly Delights</i>. The late 15th- or early 16th-century triptych, …

The 11 Best Sci-Fi Novels From the 21st Century You Likely Missed

Great doesn't need to mean old.<p>People tend to look to decades past for examples of great science fiction—the works Philip K. Dick, Isaac Asimov, and Arthur C. Clarke. But the 21st century is living in its own golden age of sci-fi. Along with film and TV adaptations, novels like <i>Cloud Atlas</i>, <i>The Road</i>,</i> …

Stephen Hawking Finally Revealed His Plan for Preventing an AI Apocalypse

Wary of AI<p>Stephen Hawking is, undoubtedly, one of modern society’s greatest minds, so a lot of people pay attention whenever he shares his thoughts …

Singularity

Matt Damon Reads Howard Zinn’s “The Problem is Civil Obedience,” a Call for Americans to Take Action

Say, for example, that a gang of obscenely rich mercenaries with questionable ties and histories had taken power with the intent to destroy …

Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. At NASA/JPL we strive to be bold in advancing the edge of possibility so that someday, with the help of …

Space

THE BEADY EYE SAYS: ITS TIME WE ALL STARTED ASKING SERIOUS QUESTIONS WHEN IT COMES TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.

( A Fifteen minute read)<p>John McCarthy, inventor of the programming language LISP, coined the term “artificial intelligence” in 1955. The notion of …

The lost boys: Video games more fun than growing up

As our friends' children reach their 20s, we've noticed a pattern. Their daughters are often model kids – focused, tenacious, diligent. They get top marks. They have a plan for their life. They have benchmarks and goals and usually achieve them.<p>The sons are another matter. They're not all that …

University of Chicago

27 of the Most Beautiful Places to Put on Your Travel Bucket List

From sea to shining sea and everything in between.<p>Narrowing down the list of America's most scenic spots is clearly an impossible task, but these stunning places are totally worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list.

National Parks