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NASA confirms ‘impossible’ thruster actually works, could revolutionize space travel

When Roger Shawyer first unveiled his EmDrive thruster back around 2003, the scientific community laughed at him. They said it was impossible, that …

Google will pay for coding lessons for thousands of female tech workers

We know the stats by now, and they're grim: women hold just a quarter of IT jobs, and they make up a mere 18 percent of recent computer science graduates. At this year's I/O, Google has announced a new program that, it hopes, will do something to correct this imbalance. It's going to pay for …

Beach Chic: Stars in Swim's Best Trends

From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see whats in style for the season.<p>From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see what's in style for the season. Plus, check out the latest fashion trends of the summer.

How to Sculpt Your 'Lady V' à la Kendall Jenner

It's the body part du jour...<p>With thigh-high dresses and side-slit skirts on the rise—just take a second look at Kendell Jenner's double-whammy in a revealing Fausto Puglisi dress—there's a new area to focus your workout on, the lady V. Stars such as Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow and Demi Moore …

7 Mexican Sodas You Should Know

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>It should come as no surprise that Mexicans, like those of us north of the border, drink a lot of soda. Most <i>gringos</i> have at the very least heard of Mexican Coke, which is widely available in this country, but there's …

NASA Is Working On A Warp Drive Ship And The Pictures Are Amazing

It seems like something out of Star Trek, but a team at NASA is hard at work on developing real warp drive (or faster-than-light travel), and artist …

The U.S. Army Says It Can Teleport Quantum Data Now, Too

This kind of tech has implications that extend beyond the battlefield.<p>Quantum computing could revolutionize the way we interact with information. Such systems would process data faster and on larger scales than even the most super of supercomputers can handle today. But this technology would also …

15 Amazing Science Discoveries Inspired By Complete Accidents

But frequently, some lucky accident leads to a transformative finding, provided the right person is there to realize the potential implications of that accident.<p>Then, in the part that isn't an accident, they turn that observation into something useful.<p>All of these discoveries began with an accident.<p>…

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Dutch Scientists Successfully Teleport Data for the First Time

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Scientists in the Netherlands have managed to reliably teleport quantum data for the first time, …

10 Internet Mysteries Nobody Has Solved

The internet, as useful and entertaining as it might be, also has its share of things nobody can explain. Webdriver Torso's strange YouTube videos …

SpaceX Unveils A Sleek New Ride To Orbit

Yesterday, entrepreneur Elon Musk sauntered on to stage and unveiled his latest product: not a smart phone, but a spaceship.<p>The Dragon V2, as it's called, looks like a giant shuttlecock with feet. It's set to be the first all-new U.S. spacecraft to take astronauts into orbit since the Space Shuttle …

Scientists claim to have successfully teleported data

It ain't the Star Trek Transporter Room, but it's a start. John Markoff in the NYT:<p>"Scientists in the Netherlands have moved a step closer to …

The Ingredient That's Crucial For Weight Loss

And science says...<p>Of course you know that fiber helps keep you full for longer—you've only read that fact, oh, you know, everywhere. But there's interesting new research that explains why fiber is such a miracle worker—and it's all due to a <i>second</i> miracle worker called acetate. A recent animal …

$8 Homemade Air Conditioner - Works Flawlessly!

Spurs Tribute Video Will Make Everyone Want To Be A San Antonio Fan

For anyone who doesn't appreciate the San Antonio Spurs' long run of greatness, this video might change their perceptions. A tribute montage was recently posted to YouTube that perfectly encapsulates just about everything that has made the Spurs so good over more than a decade.<p>With nearly seven …

This Talented Make-Up Artist Can Completely Transform Her Face

Elsa Rhae is a self-taught make-up artist that transforms her face into a multitude of characters from movies, television shows and video games. …

6 smart home products you can install this weekend

If you're looking for a quick and easy smart home project for the long weekend, this list of accessible DIY devices might come in handy. All six of these products are available in major stores near you and can be set up with minimal effort. And after you master the basics, you'll be ready to delve …

Batman Prepares to Battle Scarecrow in 'Arkham Knight' Trailer

Gotham City is in the grips of a panic as Scarecrow threatens to release a toxic gas that will make everyone experience their nightmares in the …

GuitarTapp PRO - Tabs & Chords app review: access over 500,000 guitar tabs, chords, power tabs, bass tabs, and drum tabs

Introduction<p>If you’re a guitarist, bassist, drummer, or even a ukulele player, then you’ll definitely want to check out this very cool iPhone and …

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Artist Adam Lister transforms pop culture icons and famous works of art into 8-bit watercolor pieces.

D-Wave: Is $15m machine a glimpse of future computing?

<b>A Canadian firm has courted controversy with its claim to have built a practical quantum computer, a feat thought to be decades away. Now, independent researchers are trying to understand whether it really can tap the strange world of quantum physics.</b><p>For the modest sum of $15m (£9m), a start-up …

Videostream for Google Chromecast sends all your videos to the big screen

Google opened up the Chromecast SDK to developers earlier this year, and some new and exciting apps are starting to pop up. One of them is …

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21 Inspiring Photos of Marilyn Monroe

21 inspiring vintage photos of the icon.<p>In honor of what would've been Marilyn Monroe's 90th birthday, we've rounded up rare and inspiring photos of the icon. Here, Monroe in pictures worth lingering over.

​Google's self-driving car turns out to be a very smart ride

A white Lexus hybrid SUV inches to the left, creating a slightly wider buffer as it passes a bicyclist in the bike lane on a busy and unseasonably hot Tuesday afternoon not far from Google's headquarters in Silicon Valley.<p>If the car was being driven by a human, that would be no big deal -- except …

HOW TO: Make Fresh Fruit and Yogurt Ice Pops for a Healthy Summer Treat

There’s nothing like cooling off on a hot summer’s day with a refreshing ice pop. Instead of eating store-bought and sugar-packed popsicles, however, …

Why Do We Care So Much About What Female Superheroes Wear, Anyway?

It's no secret that female characters are portrayed in a different way than their male counterparts are in comic art. But in a medium where superhero …