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How to use search like a pro: 10 tips and tricks for Google and beyond

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>Exact search<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/36b696a93ff685e2b961b094332dfa69b7637cd9/58_128_883_530/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>“Joe Bloggs” …

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Spicy Garlic Chickpeas

Makes about 3 cups<p>Add these addictive spicy chickpeas to your lunch bowl for a protein boost.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 15-oz. cans chickpeas (rinsed)<p>4 crushed garlic cloves<p>1 chile de árbol, crushed, or ½ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes<p>¾ cup olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

The Secret to Bona Fide Southern Cornbread Is in the Cornmeal

One hundred and fifty-eight years ago, Abraham Lincoln famously prophesied that the United States would have to make a nationwide decision on the issue of slavery. "A house divided against itself cannot stand," he said, and he was right—more than half a million men died to settle the matter. …

Breakfast

10 Tips from Pro Caterers for Pulling off a Big Event

As a guest at large-scale events like weddings and cocktail parties, it's tempting to stick to the sidelines: drifting between the bar, the mini crab cake table, and the restroom, maybe nobody will notice that you're really just snooping around for entertaining tips. <i>How do those buffet flames stay</i> …

If there is liquid water on Mars, no one—not even NASA—can get anywhere near it

NASA claims to have found evidence of liquid water on Mars. If true, you’d expect the US government to scramble to set up a new mission to test the claim. After all, discovering that Mars has life or even that in can support life will be one of the greatest discoveries ever.<p>But that won’t happen so …

Space Station

The Syrian war is prompting the first-ever withdrawal from the doomsday seed vault

First built in 2008, the Global Seed Vault sits on a remote island between mainland Norway and the North Pole and acts an insurance against any dramatic loss of worldwide crop diversity from natural or manmade disasters.<p>It’s been built to withstand even a nuclear war, but it’s the devastating …

Syrian Civil War

Black holes heading for 'massive collision,' says astronomer

<b>(CNN) —</b> A really, really big bang not due for a hundred millennia may help astronomers test one of the central theories of physics, according to one of the authors of a new paper.<p>Two black holes in Virgo are heading for a "massive collision," Columbia University astronomer Zoltan Haiman said in a …

Black Holes

Why Bill Gates is wrong about clean energy

Bill Gates recently announced a $1 billion increase in his investments to address climate change. He intends to focus on long-shot solutions—i.e., …

I talked with a real life cyborg, and now I'm convinced 'cyborgism' is the future

He said he wants to pick up silverware just by touching it.<p>At first, I thought the statement was pure fantasy — the kind of harebrained idea this particular friend has become known for in our circle.<p>Then I talked to Neil Harbisson, and the idea suddenly seemed less crazy.<p>Harbisson is a 32-year-old …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

The 'oldest galaxy ever found' is upsetting astrophysicists

Astrophysicists have discovered the oldest, most-distant galaxy ever observed. EGS8p7 is just 500 million years younger than the universe itself, and …

Photographs of the Underwater Telecommunication Cables Tapped by the NSA

Trevor Paglen took a literal deep dive into government surveillance for his latest project.<p><i>This article appears in the September Issue of VICE</i><p>When I met the artist Trevor Paglen to talk about the surveillance state, I found him crouched in the back of a metal bar called Rasputin. He was in Istanbul …

Surveillance

Hardcore PC gamers use an insane amount of electricity every year

At least that's the message conveyed by a report from Energy Efficiency first published back in June and spotted by Motherboard recently, which collects data showing the egregious use of energy by gaming PCs.<p>How's this for a statistic: "We estimate the typical gaming computer (including display) to …

AMD's R9 Fury X is a beast, but 4K gaming is still a waste

Since the rise of 3D graphics cards, the inexorable trend in PC gaming has been around getting bigger, better and faster. That led to a culture of PC gamers obsessing over frame rates and doing whatever it took to push their hardware as much as possible. But now that even relatively affordable …

Computer Hardware

Nasa astronauts take first bites of lettuce grown in space: ‘Tastes like arugula’

The bountiful harvest aboard the International Space Station is part of Nasa’s Veggie experiment to make spacecrafts more self-sustaining for longer missions<p>It was one small bite for man, one giant meal for mankind.<p>On a gustatory adventure never attempted by humanity, astronauts have for the first …

Purported iPhone 6S case analysis suggests stronger, Bendgate-proof frame

While rumors out of the supply chain have claimed for a while that the next iPhone hardware will include a more durable build, a new video analyzing a purported iPhone 6S shell shows some expected and surprising differences in the updated casing compared to the one used by current iPhone 6 and …

Spotify is reportedly clamping down on free streaming

Enjoying Spotify's free tier? Well, you might be hearing a limited selection in the near future. <i>Digital Music News</i> reports that the streaming service plans to offer some of its content only to paying customers. As it stands, subscribers get to skip the ads that non-paying listeners are subject to, …

'Super batteries' to be 3D printed from graphene ink

Manchester Metropolitan University is embarking on a project to 3D print "super batteries" from graphene ink.<p>Wonder material graphene has been widely …

Clean Energy

The World's First 3D Printed Room is a Mind-Boggling Baroque Interior

1/7<p>Michael Hansmeyer 3d printed room<p>3D printing has shaken up the worlds of medicine and design, and now it's architecture’s time to shine. Michael …

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The Future Of Home Decor: Vats Of Edible, Bioluminescent Algae?

The Living Things exhibition imagines a future in which all of our furniture has turned photosynthetic.<p>From the beer we drink to the polio vaccine, humankind has a symbiotic relationship with all sorts of micro-organisms—but we we tend to not think of them as our roommates. Living Things is a new …

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MIT Makes A Robot With Human Reflexes

Thanks to a remote-control human pilot<p>The world as made by humans is designed for bipedal bodies, ones capable of navigating the world while maintaining balance on two precarious legs and manipulating objects using a pair of arms. Sometimes, human-made spaces become hostile, but still need a human …

Here's what's next for Windows 10

Windows 10 is now available as a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users. While millions are performing the upgrade this week, Microsoft is working hard on updates and fixes behind the scenes. Some of those patches have already started rolling out, but there are more to come. The first …

Windows 10

6 Management Lessons That Everyone Should Know. #2 Is Priceless.

There’s numerous ways in which you can better manage your work and your life, but here are six basic lessons that will prove invaluable.<p><b>Share this</b> …

Education

Intel's Skylake chips: What you need to know about the next big CPU change

If it seems like only months ago that we were talking about Intel's fifth generation of processors for laptops, desktops, hybrids and tablets -- also known by the codename Broadwell -- that's because it was. Officially launched in January at CES 2015, those CPUs (the central processing units that …

Computer Hardware

NASA craft discovers heart shape on Pluto as flyby nears

The dwarf planet is also dotted with bright points which may be ice caps, and a mysterious dark shape nicknamed "The Whale."<p>"We're at the 'man in the moon' stage of viewing Pluto," said John Spencer of the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder, Colorado.<p>"It's easy to imagine you're seeing …

Now You Can Turn Your Photos Into Computerized Nightmares With 'Deep Dream'

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?<p>Have you ever wondered how your computer sees the world? Spoiler alert: it's the stuff of psychedelic nightmares, as the internet found out last month when Google revealed that in order to sort and categorize images online, it uses an artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

What you may not know about sleep

The secrets of sleep are only now coming to light. William Park surveys some of the more intriguing facts researchers have learnt about the world of slumber.<p>The science of sleep can be fuzzy and confusing at times. Researchers are still not sure what our brains are up to, why we dream, or what …

This Super-Strong 3-D Printer Material Lets You Print Tough Stuff Like Chains And Cogs

The next step in 3-D printing our entire world.<p>You can switch out the ink in your fancy photo printer, and now you can switch out the resin in your 3-D printer. Want something a little more heavy duty than your standard 3-D printed object? FormLabs’ Tough Resin is a new printer material for making …

Nazi Telegram That Drove Hitler to Suicide Discovered in South Carolina Safe

And it just sold at auction.<p>A document that changed the course of World War II collected dust for years inside a safe in South Carolina, allegedly because the owner couldn't read German. <i>The</i> <i>Washington Post</i> reports that a telegram from Nazi second-in-command Hermann Goering to Adolf Hitler just sold …

11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

This week Microsoft laid off 7,800 employees, GoPro announced its next action camera, and Reddit screwed up, big time. These are the stories you’ll need to stay up to date on the latest tech news.<p><b>1.</b> Interim Reddit CEO Ellen Pao posted an apology to the Reddit community, admitting to have “screwed …

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