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6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

New Glowing Millipede Found; Shows How Bioluminescence Evolved

Weird & Wild<p>Some California millipedes first evolved bioluminescence to cope with harsh desert living, according to scientists who may have cracked the mystery of glowing millipedes.<p>Weird & Wild<p>In California's Sierra Nevada Mountains (map) live a group of blind millipedes that glow in the dark—and …

A study of astronaut twins will give NASA some key genetic insight

Twins have long been scientists’ favorite human subjects for testing how genes interact with environmental factors. But what about when one of the twins isn’t on Earth at all?<p>That's the case for Mark and Scott Kelly, identical twins who are taking part in a year-long NASA research program. Scott is …

This Galaxy Far, Far Away Is the Farthest One Yet Found

A galaxy far, far away — farther, in fact, than any other known galaxy — has been measured by astronomers.<p>The galaxy EGS-zs8-1 lies 13.1 billion …

Weekly poll results: what battery feature is most important

Battery technology has made some advances recently — or more accurately some of these advances are finally gaining wider use. Between the ease of …