Michael Washburn

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Review: Gameband is a wearable for Minecraft obsessives

Pros<p>Nice design touches for Minecraft obsessives; Solid software; Knows its audience<p>Cons<p>Objectively ugly; Expensive; Doesn't actually include …

American doctors are over-reliant on medical tests and patients pay the price

As the availability and costs of medical technologies has grown, so has the indiscriminate use of expensive tests that are not needed<p>Soaring medical expenditures in the United States are one of the most urgent problems of the American healthcare system and the American economy. Although innumerable …

Pictures of the Week 3.27.15

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Survive the apocalypse (or just a week off the grid) with these zombie-proof rides

1 of 21<p>If the dead start to walk the Earth, things are going to change. The structure and order upon which we’ve built our lives will crumble under …


Two-Faced Cats: How Do They Get That Way?

At 15 years old, Frank and Louie was famous for its genetic mutation.<p><b>The famous two-faced cat, Frank and Louie (sometimes called Frankenlouie), passed away this week at the ripe old age of 15. The Massachusetts feline held the Guinness Book of World Records title for the longest lived Janus …


Orion's 'Picture Perfect' Splashdown Marks New Era in Spaceflight

NASA celebrates a successful test of its capsule designed to carry astronauts into deep space.<p>NASA's newest spacecraft successfully splashed down on Friday, opening a new era in deep-space exploration.<p>Unmanned for this test flight, the Orion space capsule successfully splashed down in the Pacific …

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