Lori C Manion

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If Alcohol Labels Were Accurate, This Is What They'd Tell You

One shot of "Vomit Everywhere," please.<p>If that's what Jägermeister were actually called, we're betting there would be fewer rounds of "Vomit" going around in bars. But if we're being completely honest with ourselves (like Rachel Page was when she came up with this brilliant project), then we're …

Star Wars: Episode VII – does Bad Robot's screenshot reveal more plot?

I'm still not entirely convinced by Badass Digest's claim last month to have discovered the opening scene of Star Wars: Episode VII. But you have to admit the scenario's looking a whole lot more likely since Wednesday's Twitter post from Bad Robot, JJ Abrams's production company, featuring a …

Google's Company That Wants To Cure Death Now Has Its Own Website

Calico, the company Google launched in September to try to cure death by tackling aging and illness, now has an official website (hat-tip to SFGate, where we first saw the news).<p>When Google CEO Larry Page first announced the new lab, he didn't give much of a roadmap for how Calico would work on …

In the Brain, Memories Are Inextricably Tied to Place

A manmade virus that acts like “a remote control” for neurons helped psychologists research the connection.<p>It’s no coincidence that, when recalling a tragedy, we ask where someone was: <i>“Where were you when President Kennedy was shot?”</i><p>Psychologists hypothesize that we lock in that memory by linking …

Fire Stone: First Fire-Scorched Petrified Wood Found

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — After serving nearly 30 years as a doorstop for a nuclear physicist, a hunk of petrified wood from Arizona has finally been …

Murder Suspect Asked Siri For Help Hiding The Body

- Aug 13, 2014<p>A murder suspect apparently asked Apple’s virtual assistant Siri for help in hiding the body of his victim. The accused also used his …