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Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 review: valiant effort

A new weight class of tablet<p>What is an Android tablet with a keyboard, mouse, and pen? Well, it’s still an Android tablet. The Galaxy Tab S4 is the new flagship 10.5-inch tablet that Samsung is aiming toward people who want a device that’s lighter than an ultrabook but still has a keyboard and …

Gear & Gadgets

The CDC Has Detected Rare "Nightmare Bacteria" in 27 States

This is so scary!<p>Sir Alexander Fleming's discovery of penicillin in 1928 was so revolutionary that the Scottish physician received a Nobel Prize, a …

Public Health

Russia ramps up diplomatic tensions, expels more UK envoys

MOSCOW (AP) — The crisis between Russia and the West over the poisoning of a former double agent in Britain heightened Friday as Russia ordered new …

Russia

Exclusive | Vanessa Trump files for divorce from Donald Trump Jr.

Vanessa Trump filed for divorce against her husband Donald Trump Jr. late Thursday in Manhattan Supreme Court.<p>“After 12 years of marriage, we have …

When Did Americans Stop Marrying Their Cousins? Ask the World’s Largest Family Tree

Before the Industrial Revolution in the United States, Canada and Europe, you might have ended up married to a fourth cousin. People didn’t travel far to find a spouse, and the closer you were to home, the more likely it was you’d marry within your family.<p>Then, in the late 19th century, something …

Genealogy

Researchers Identify Five Different Types of Diabetes, Not Just Type 1 and Type 2

For many years, diabetes cases have largely been classified as either type 1 or type 2. But a new study suggests that there may actually be five …

Scientists detect signal from ‘cosmic dawn,’ when stars first lit up the universe

For the first time, scientists have detected a signal from “cosmic dawn” — the moment when the universe's earliest stars emerged.<p>The signal, reported Wednesday in the journal Nature, is little more than a blip in the radio echo of that ancient era, as difficult to detect as the wingbeat of a …

Universe

MIT membrane produces fuel from CO2 emissions

Researchers at MIT have developed a new membrane-based system that can convert carbon dioxide emissions into useful alternate fuels. The process has …

This Mysterious Post-Orgasm Illness Could Be Caused by Semen Allergy

A new study shows we need more research.<p>A mysterious flu-like sickness that affects some men after they've had an orgasm is exceedingly rare, but …

Medicine

Physicists just found a loophole in graphene that could unlock clean, limitless energy

by Science Alert November 27, 2017 Earth & Energy 46161<p>Mike McRae<p>By all measures, graphene shouldn’t exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat …

Physics

Mystery Booms Are Being Recorded Across the Country and No One Can Explain Why

Loud, booming noises have startled people across the United States, and it was unclear what was actually happening or if the separate events were …

A Nearby Earth-Size Planet May Have Conditions for Life

There’s a new place to look for life in the universe.<p>Astronomers announced on Wednesday the discovery of an Earth-size planet around a small red star in our corner of the galaxy. The planet could hold liquid water and conditions favorable for life.<p>The star, Ross 128, is not the closest with a …

Universe

Newfound Wormhole Allows Information to Escape Black Holes

Physicists theorize that a new “traversable” kind of wormhole could resolve a baffling paradox and rescue information that falls into black holes.<p>In …

Why Happy People Cheat

A good marriage is no guarantee against infidelity.<p>“Most descriptions of troubled marriages don’t seem to fit my situation,” Priya insists. “Colin and I have a wonderful relationship. Great kids, no financial stresses, careers we love, great friends. He is a phenom at work, fucking handsome, …

Relationships

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ Is The Redemption Of CGI

<i>Guardians Of The Galaxy 2</i> was famously reported to have five post-credits scenes, which isn’t quite true. It actually has five <i>mid</i>-credits scenes, which I think we can all agree is too many, but more importantly should give you some idea of just how many people had to work together in order to …

Comics

Equal Pay Day: a wage gap fact check

How would someone go about finding the true wage gap numbers across gender and race groups in the US? <b>Mona Chalabi</b> investigates on Equal Pay Day<p>Hey there, hope your week is going well. I’m delivering this week’s fact check a bit early. Yesterday, I got an email from Daniel in Lancaster, California, …

You Can Still Get A PS4 Or Xbox One For Only $250

The temporary price cuts on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One were announced with end-dates of February 25. That day has come and gone and you can still get either console for only $250.<p>Amazon still has the consoles for that price, the lowest-ever price, matching the Black Friday deals.<p>Here are links …

Xbox

FUTURAMA Gets a New Mobile Game With the Original Cast

It’s been nearly four years since Comedy Central canceled <i>Futurama</i>, and unlike the first cancellation, this one appears to be sticking. But there’s …

Don't Make This Obnoxious Mistake At Your Next Protest March

While at a protest at Los Angeles International Airport against President Trump’s Muslim ban, I watched as a white woman approached two Muslim women …

Flinders Lane - Melbourne's coolest shopping street

Melbourne - the most progressive, most creative city in the southern hemisphere - has given us the best baristas and smartest rooftop bars outside …

Australia

A Teenage Jean-Michel Basquiat As You've Never Seen Him

Long before he met Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat had another partner in crime: Alexis Adler, his girlfriend and roommate in a railroad apartment on New York's E. 12th Street that served as a breeding ground for the artist's pre-SAMO experimentations. Much like Paige Powell, a later girlfriend …

Mysterious Banksy Tribute Sculpture Pops Up in Edinburgh

On Valentine's Day, a mysterious sculpture popped up in front of Edinburgh's Scott Monument. Taking inspiration from Banksy's iconic 2002 piece <i>Balloon Girl</i>, the artwork created quite a stir.<p>The sculpture shows a girl, placed in front of the statue of Sir Walter Scott, reaching for a red balloon. …

Art

Graffiti Queen Lady Pink Still Reigns Supreme

Lady Pink’s new exhibit is full of magic, supernatural women, and classic New York grit.<p>Whether portraying women as provocative street warriors in the concrete jungle or as mythical goddesses placed in surrealist environments, Lady Pink, the long-reigning queen of graffiti, consistently elevates …

JustKids Teams up with Shepard Fairey and D*Face For New Murals in Las Vegas!

February 21, 2017<p>Studied Photography at IED in Milan, Italy. Passionate about art, frequent visitor of exhibitions, Widewalls photography specialist …

Rare Photos Of Jean-Michel Basquiat Before He Was Famous

Jean-Michel Basquiat didn't live long enough to see how his loose, abstract style would inspire artists to make a beautiful mess, nor did he get to …

What would Banksy think of Toronto’s ‘new’ Banksy? | The Star

Banksy, the still-anonymous British street-art prankster turned multi-million-dollar entertainment mogul, can add a new line to his impressive …

See How Banksy Artwork Was Restored in Toronto

Infamous street artist, Banksy, has spent decades crafting incredible pieces of work all around the globe. While much of the ongoing allure comes …

24 Easy Dinner Prep Ideas You'll Want To Try ASAP

It's a bird, it's a plane...it's your dinner on your plate!