Taylor Melton

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The $5,000 decision to get rid of my past (update)

When your games become your ghosts<p>I noticed that she started wearing a T-shirt between the shower and the bedroom.<p>That’s how these things begin. You build up a small barrier between people, and the tiny intimacies of living together fall away. You close the door when you use the restroom. You roll …

MIT researchers make new graphene discovery - CNN Style

Graphene

Your next heart monitor could be graphene-coated Silly Putty

For a child's toy, Silly Putty has some downright crazy physical properties. The mixture of boric acid and silicon oil, originally developed as a synthetic replacement for rubber, is a non-Newtonian fluid. Its viscosity isn't affected by temperature, but rather external force -- that is, its rate …

This Simulation of a Monkey Speaking Is the Stuff of Nightmares

New research shows that macaques have a vocal tract capable of emitting human-like speech, but they lack the brain circuitry to make words happen. …

Dark Web crooks are selling fake degrees and certifications for the price of a smartphone

The Dark Web is the mucky underbelly of the Internet. This is a lawless domain, where the rule of law doesn’t exist, and anything goes.<p>If you’ve got the money, you can get your hands on narcotics, fake passports, firearms, even hitmen. And according to Israeli threat intelligence firm Sixgill, many …