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Anglo-Saxon eye potion helps fight against superbug

A treatment for eye infections that dates back to the Anglo-Saxon era has been found to successfully attack the modern hospital "superbug" …

14 best new Android apps and games from March 2015

The buzz of CES and Mobile World Congress 2015 has finally started to calm down but the app world is as busy as ever. We saw some great Android apps and games releases from March 2015 and we’re going to talk about the best ones here.<p>[Price: $1.99]<br>Almightree: The Last Dreamer is a 3D platformer game …

The 5 Best New Lawnmowers

Our tester took three of the best new machines on the market and mowed the same lawn every week from spring to fall. Read this before you cut another blade.<p>Our tester took three of the best new machines on the market and mowed the same lawn every week from spring to fall. Read this before you cut …

Lawn Mowing

Check out some of the best jokes from Bieber’s Roast

It was an eclectic mix of folks roasting pop singer and tabloid headliner Justin Bieber on the Roast that aired last night on Comedy Central. And, as …

Comedy

Scientist concocts a truly horrifying plan for contacting extraterrestrial life

If aliens are really out there, do we really want to wave a flag at them letting them know we’re here, especially when we haven’t yet created a …

Paranormal

Guess Your Age? 3-D Facial Scan Beats Doctor's Exam

Scientists say a 3-D analysis of wrinkles and other signs of aging can reveal a person's physiological age based only on an image of his or her face.<p>The researchers also found that levels of several biological markers in people's blood are associated with the markers of aging that appear on …

3D

This ancient 'remedy' actually kills MRSA - Futurity

Researchers test a 10th century potion on "superbug" bacteria. They report that it works as well, if not better, than today's antibiotics.

LG G3 Vigor becomes Canada's debut VoLTE smartphone

The LG G3 Vigor isn't just any midrange LG Android handset. It's Canada's first-ever to support VoLTE, or voice-over-LTE, a technology that uses the same network to make voice (and video) calls on the same network that also transfers data.<p>Canadian wireless provider Rogers announced on Tuesday that …

Mobile

The Most Isolated Town on Earth Wants a Radical Redesign

Smack dab in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean, 1,000 miles from human civilization, lies one of the most isolated towns in the world. It’s on …

Watch NASA spin-test its Mars-bound 'flying saucer' this afternoon

Plus a Q&A on the future of landing in space<p>As NASA prepares to send more spacecraft, and eventually humans, to Mars, its scientists are having to rethink the parachute. Mars is what NASA calls a tricky "in-between" environment: unlike the Moon, its atmosphere is too thick to land with rockets …

Astroquizzical: Do all planets rotate in orbit around their stars?

If so, how come? And if not, what are the exceptions?<p>Do all planets rotate as they go around their stars? Do they all rotate in the same direction …

Best Space Books and Sci-Fi: A Space.com Reading List

There are plenty of great books out there about space — so many, in fact, that it can feel a little overwhelming to figure out where to start, …

Google unveils four new budget-friendly Chromebooks for under $250

Alongside the announcement of its Chrome OS-powered Chromebit, Google has announced four new Chromebooks aimed at folks who are on a budget. To start off the list, the Haier Chromebook 11 and the Hisense Chromebook are the cheapest of the four, available now for pre-order for just $149. Since these …

Earth - How long will life survive on planet Earth?

All things must pass. That includes life on Earth, which will surely be wiped out eventually. But how long does it have?<p>The fossil record tells us that life on Earth has lasted at least 3.5 billion years. In that time it has survived being frozen, clobbered by rocks from space, mass poisoning, and …

Cellphone video reportedly shows Germanwings flight's final moments, but officials say it's a hoax

French officials are denying media reports that a passenger or crewmember on board the doomed Germanwings Flight 9525 recorded a cellphone video in …

Airlines