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2018 Tesla Model 3

What to expect when you expect to get off the wait list.<p>Overall Rating:<p>In its brief but spectacular history, Tesla has almost singlehandedly erased the negative stigma surrounding electric cars, and its all-new Model 3 is the company’s attempt to bring its unique brand of fashionable tech-savviness …

Tesla

Sleep deprivation can rapidly reduce the symptoms of depression

It may sound counter-intuitive, but for decades it has been known that sleep deprivation can rapidly alleviate symptoms of depression. A new …

University of Pennsylvania

Strange Life Has Been Found Trapped Inside These Giant Cave Crystals

A NASA scientist just woke them up.<p>Strange microbes have been found inside the massive, subterranean crystals of Mexico's Naica Mine, and researchers …

Earth Science

Zealandia: Is there an eighth continent under New Zealand?

<b>You think you know your seven continents? Think again, as there's a new contender hoping to join that club.</b><p>Say hello to Zealandia, a huge landmass almost entirely submerged in the southwest Pacific.<p>It's not a complete stranger, you might have heard of its highest mountains, the only bits showing …

Seafloor

The Earth Has a Secret Hidden Continent

It turns out that New Zealand is only a small part of Zealandia.<p>We all learned in school that there are seven continents on Earth, but we didn't take into account the new fancy Zealandia, which will hopefully save all our sorry asses.<p>Scientists discovered a massive landmass that's 94% submerged …

New Zealand

Berlin Closets: Emilie Boschung Only Wears Four Colors

11 PHOTOS click for more<p>Emilie Boschung brings elevated basics to life for KIMEM (the L.A. and Berlin-based brand she founded and designs for) and …

Clothing

Australian scientists just froze light like Kylo Ren from Star Wars

The research team's experiment — which created a light trap by shining infrared lasers into ultra-cold atomic vapour — was inspired by Everett's …

Quantum Mechanics

How often you should clean your refrigerator — and the right way to do it

When was the last time you cleaned the refrigerator?<p>Wiping up the occasional drip and opening a box of baking soda doesn't count. We're talking a full-throttle cleaning that disinfects, organizes and restores order to one of the busiest spots in the home. Did you know that a neglected and dirty …

Domestic Technology

Time Might Only Exist in Your Head. And Everyone Else's

Past. Present. Future.<p>In physics, they are all the same thing. But to you, me, and everyone else, time moves in one direction: from expectation, …

The Lesson of EpiPens: Why Drug Prices Spike, Again and Again

When I was a kid in the late 1960s, I suffered from serious asthma attacks. About twice each summer, struggling for air, I received a shot of epinephrine drawn up in a syringe from the camp nurse. The relief was nothing short of miraculous.<p>Today that same tiny, lifesaving bolus of epinephrine — …

Pharma

This country has figured out the only way to save the American Dream.

There's only one thing that can save the American Dream, and that's socialism.<p>That, at least, is what economists Rasmus Landerso and James Heckman found when they looked at what's supposed to be the real land of opportunity nowadays: Denmark. It's the best country in the world for a poor kid to …

Income Inequality

'Sleep switch' in brain discovered by Oxford in breakthrough which could lead to better sleeping pills

A pill to help insomniacs drop off instantly could be developed after scientists discovered the brain switch which triggers sleep.<p>Dubbed ‘Sandman’ the switch is triggered by falling levels of the chemical dopamine which is known to keep people awake.<p>Scientists at Oxford University have been trying …

This App Is Conquering Insomnia And Depression At The Same Time

Ever since he was a child, Dan Roberts had rarely been able to get a good night’s sleep. He was born with cerebral palsy that left his entire left arm and leg tight and painful, forcing him to walk with a pronounced limp. He was often in severe pain and there were many nights where he didn’t sleep …

Mental Health

Viva vagus: Wandering nerve could lead to range of therapies

With outposts in nearly every organ and a direct line into the brain stem, the vagus nerve is the nervous system’s superhighway. About 80 percent of …

Neurology

Best iPad and iPhone apps UK 2018: Photography, work, dating and more on iOS

Our list of best iPhone and iPad apps for iPhone and iPad for 2018, so you can make the most of your iOS device<p>The sheer quantity of apps for iOS can …

Megaupload's Kim Dotcom takes the stand, fends off inquiries into finances

At extradition hearing, Dotcom says he made $13 million USD from sales of Mega shares<p>Kim Dotcom, founder of the now defunct file-storage service Megaupload, made his long awaited appearance in a New Zealand court on Thursday.<p>Indicted by the United States on criminal copyright violations in January …

Corruption

Buddhist Photographs of Japan in 1865

Iyeyasu Temple, Japan. 1865 Photograph, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)<p>Katase Temple, Japan 1865 Photograph, Los Angeles County Museum of …

Land of the Disappearing Buddha

Home <b>›</b> Buddhism <b>›</b> <b>Land of the Disappearing Buddha</b><p><i>on</i> 17 August 2011 • ( 1 )<p>This is an old film about Buddhism in Japan, but well worth watching. The Land …

Imagine that one person wakes up from a dream, Acarya Shantideva

Home <b>›</b> Buddhist <b>›</b> Beginners <b>›</b> <b>Imagine that one person wakes up from a dream, Acarya Shantideva</b><p><i>on</i> 25 December 2014 • ( 1 )<p><b>Tolerance part 3</b> from a prose …

FBI says police can disclose Stingray use, but not what they can do

Look, none of us should be surprised that police departments across the country use things like Stingrays -- sophisticated surveillance devices that suck up cell phone communications -- in their investigations. Still, more than a few of those PDs have insisted in court on trying to keep that …

Soapstone Grill Press - Burger Press -- Grill - SPARQ Home

SPARQ Home<p>Soapstone Burger Grill Press<p><b>Sorry, this item is no longer available.</b><p>Meet the Maker<p>SPARQ Home<p>Denver, CO<p>SPARQ Home creates elegant entertaining products, from hand-crafted soapstone appetizer plates that keep food cool or warm to chic, stainless steel wine pearls that chill drinks. Their …

What People Around the World Dream About

An atlas of the subconscious, from Tijuana to Reykjavik<p>The first thing I learned is: Everybody flies.<p>Consider the surly taxi driver I met in Ukraine who, when asked what he dreamed of at night, responded, “I jump and then I fly—higher than the trees, higher than the trolley wires.”<p>“I think when I …

Consciousness