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5 takeaways from CNN's GOP town hall

<b>(CNN) —</b> Marco Rubio showed why he spooks Democrats, while Ted Cruz tried to put a scare into Donald Trump during CNN's town hall Wednesday night.<p>The first three candidates to participate in the two-night event moderated by Anderson Cooper showcased their different styles of conservatism.<p>Ben Carson …

Republicans

Whatsapp goes free, says it won't introduce ads

Whatsapp has announced it will drop its subscription fee, making the service free for everyone. Even better, it won't start showing third-party ads …

More Stunningly Surreal Portraits Featuring Wild Animals by Katerina Plotnikova

Since the last time we featured Moscow-based photographer Katerina Plotnikova's incredible portraits of young women holding wild animals, her stunning images have only grown more daring, now featuring even larger and more exotic creatures such as bears, elephants, giraffes, and elk.<p>The …

A brain expert says these are the 6 habits you should be doing to boost your mental health

How does this mysterious three-pound organ called the brain hold such sway over the matters of life, death, consciousness, perception, sleep, and so much more? And, does this bran we were born with achieve its optimal state, then fail, little by little, and inevitably, as each year passes?<p>Sandra …

'Jurassic World': EW review

We gave it a <b>B+</b><p>When Steven Spielberg first unleashed <i>Jurassic Park</i> on audiences back in 1993, he created such a perfectly engineered popcorn movie that …

The 38 Most Awkward Cats Of 2015

Cats are cool until they aren't.

Ontario’s green energy botch-up a lesson for those fighting climate change: Walkom | The Star

In practice, as Lysyk’s report spells out, it became a horror show — marked by hubris, arbitrary decisions, political calculus, a bizarre reluctance …

Green Energy

How Apple and Samsung Got to $548 Million

<i>“I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple’s $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong. I’m going to</i> …

Private Dream Chaser Space Plane Poised for New Flight Tests in 2016

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico – A space plane that would continue the legacy of NASA's shuttle program is getting ready for a second stage of flight …

Space Exploration

Chennai Airport runway cleared of waterlogging, day-time commercial flights finally begin

Day-time commercial flights from Chennai have begun, with the first Air India flight to Port Blair taking off on Sunday morning at 10:49 am with over …

Jet Airways

Here's why Silicon Valley hasn't pushed harder for smart gun technology

While many households stared at their screens in shock as a lone gunman opened fire last week in a Colorado Springs shopping mall, Chris Herr had a …

2015 December 6 - A Force from Empty Space: The Casimir Effect

<b>A Force from Empty Space: The Casimir Effect</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Umar Mohideen (U. California at Riverside)<p><b>Explanation:</b> This tiny ball provides …

Jewel Box Villa takes energy-efficient green homes to a hip new level in Switzerland

1/12<p>Jewel Box by design paradigms<p>This eco-friendly villa in Switzerland, designed by Chinese studio design paradigms, is an energy-efficient, …

Switzerland

United Airlines drops $50 fee for hardship refunds

United Airlines seems to be making strides toward fulfilling a promise by its new CEO to be more customer-friendly by dropping one of its fees and upgrading its coffee.<p>United on Nov. 2 dropped a $50 "processing fee" it charged customers who applied for a hardship refund on nonrefundable tickets due …

Your brain cells can now be turned on and off like a bedside lamp: A new discovery in optogenics

<b>(Alex Mit via Shutterstock)</b><p>Two neuroscientists from MIT and Stanford have won a Breakthrough Prize for their revolutionary work in the field<p>Simon Makin<p>November 14, 2015 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Optogenetics is probably the biggest buzzword in …

Leading Harvard physicist has a radical new theory for why humans exist

For example, an astrophysicist might say that the chemical components of our bodies were first forged in the nuclear fires of stars.<p>On the other hand, an evolutionary biologist might look at the similarities between our DNA and that of other primates' and conclude we evolved from apes.<p>Lisa Randall, …

2 reasons the Paris attacks were especially alarming

It's unclear where and how they were planned, whether they were executed with the orders or coordination of terrorist leadership based outside of France, and why certain targets were selected.<p>Although ISIS has claimed responsibility for the carnage, both ISIS and Al Qaeda attempted to connect …

The sun is setting on solar, but there’s still time to scoop the feed-in tariffs

Energy bills,Solar power,Feed-in tariffs,Household bills,Consumer affairs,Money,Energy,Environment,Renewable energy,UK news<p>Householders are rushing to take advantage of generous Fits before they are cut in January – and you can too<p>Around 655,000 homes – less than 3% of the UK’s housing stock – have …

Home Economics

LG's latest smartwatch can make phone calls without your smartphone

"Like Dick Tracy's watch phone?" Yes! Exactly like that!<p>LG announced the the new smartwatch on Friday, unfortunately dubbed the "Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE," which runs Google's smartwatch software (Android Wear).<p>You can add a SIM card to the Urbane 2 to connect to your carrier's cellular and …

Kid environmentalists have derailed a $900 million development in a popular Mexican resort town

A group of kids in Cancún, one of Mexico’s hottest resort towns, has stopped the razing of dozens of hectares of mangrove forest for a massive development—for now.<p>On Nov. 4, a judge granted the children’s request to permanently suspend the 69-hectare mixed-use project, but ruled that the children …

Environmentalism

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens TV spot shows how to survive a lightsaber attack

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Star Wars

Meet the architect who wants to return Mexico City to its ancient lakes

Photograph: Shumi Bose<p>Alberto Kalach has been researching the future and the past of his native Mexico City for three decades.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/bbf7b40165de0a6ec3ab181f7402ca897f971783/0_645_2448_1469/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Taller de Arquitectura X<p>Cuenca del Valle de Mexico (‘the …

World's Largest Fusion Reactor is About to Switch On

If “The Stellarator” sounds like an energy source of comic book legend to you, you’re not that far off. It’s the largest nuclear fusion reactor in …

Robot revolution: rise of 'thinking' machines could exacerbate inequality

Global economy will be transformed over next 20 years at risk of growing inequality, say analysts<p>A “robot revolution” will transform the global economy over the next 20 years, cutting the costs of doing business but exacerbating social inequality, as machines take over everything from caring for …

Globalization

Dozens of people mistake robot for real woman - and they think she's 'sexy'

A robot has been created that is so life-like it fooled one-in-two people into thinking it was a real human.<p>But not only has the lifelike device been …

10 Real-Life Lairs Fit for a Bond Supervillain

10 Real-Life Lairs Fit for a Bond SupervillainEverettFlickrPeter Lik Fine Art Photography/FacebookGettyInhabitat/FacebookGuy Harvey/FacebookAlexis …

Real Life Fairy Caught on Camera