Samantha Jo Newby

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Ring, Ring! Dial Up to Get Flipboard Delivered to Your Ear

With Flipboard already on mobile, the Web and (soon) the Watch, what’s next? Today, we’re excited to reveal the final frontier: the FlipPhone. Now you can call 1-248-206-FLIP to get your personal magazine read to you over the phone.<p>Finally, there’s a safe way to use Flipboard while you’re driving …

CT Scan of 1,000-Year-Old Buddha Statue Reveals Mummified Monk Hidden Inside | Colossal

<p>What looks like a traditional statue of Buddha dating back to the 11th or 12th century was recently revealed to be quite a bit more. A CT scan and …

This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

Yoga

This Drone Ambulance Is Totally Wild, And Totally Inevitable

Want to get an ambulance through urban environments faster? Give it propellers and space for one passenger.<p>In emergencies, seconds count. An estimated 1,000 “saveable” lives are lost a year because of slow emergency response in the nation’s biggest cities. But in traffic-jammed urban environments, …

‘Cloud Bursting’ Service Can Ensure Sunny Wedding Photos for $150,000

Want to ensure sunshine for bright and happy outdoor wedding photographs? All you need is $150,000.<p>A UK-based company has begun offering a “cloud …

Weddings

Google’s Translate App Can Now Use Your Camera to Translate the World in Real Time

If you’re ever in a situation in which you need to understand some text in a foreign language, getting a translation is now as free and easy as …

'Hacktivist' group Anonymous says it will avenge Charlie Hebdo attacks by shutting down jihadist websites

Hacker group Anonymous have released a video condemning the Paris attacks, saying "freedom of expression has suffered an inhuman assault"<p>Hacker group Anonymous have released a video and a statement via Twitter condemning the <b>attacks on Charlie Hebdo</b>, in which 12 people, including eight journalists, …

Colliding black holes could warp space-time itself

If the two black holes meet, they could release as much energy as 100 million supernova explosions as they shatter their galaxy, a new study finds.<p>A team of prominent researchers has discovered what appears to be the start of two massive black holes at the centers of their own galaxies beginning to …

These GIFs Show the Freakishly High Definition Future of Body Scanning

General Electric<p>1 of 4<p>General Electric released images on Wednesday from its first clinical trial of a next generation body scanner that captures …

Anonymous declares war over Charlie Hebdo attack

Anonymous declared war on Islamic extremists Friday and promised to take revenge for the attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.<p>In a video posted on YouTube, the group of hackers said they would track down websites and social media networks linked to terrorists, and take them down.<p>"We, …

Terrorism

How To Make The Best Cup Of Coffee Possible, And The Best Time Of Day To Drink It

Coffee -- it can prevent disease, help our livers, make us more intelligent AND and most importantly --enable us to talk to other human beings in the morning after getting out of bed. But if coffee really is the best part of waking up, then we'd better make sure we know <i>all</i> the tricks to making the …

The boy who put a star in a jar

The moment came on 5 March last year, when Jamie Edwards, then 13, flicked the switch and waited with bated breath. “Seeing that purple glow that [was] the best part,” said Edwards. As the neutron detector confirmed it, Edwards knew he’d become the world’s youngest fusioneer.<p>“What I’ve done, it’s …

Physics

Everything you need to know about the Sony hacks

A lot's happened with Sony, <i>The Interview</i>, and North Korea over the last three weeks, and it's been easy to get lost. So we've put together a quick refresher on all the news that's come out since the attacks began. It's been one of the strangest and most befuddling stories of the year, but we've …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.<p>As cities sprawl and get more crowded, most don’t have much space left for urban wildlife–at least not on land. A Dutch architect plans to begin using city waterways to build floating habitats for …

Holiday Gift Books on Food

I love the sound of the word "hodge-podge," so here's mine for an array of possible holiday gift books.<p><b>The Pizza Bible</b> by Tony Gemignani ($29.99)--Worn out by pronouncements of know-it-all food mavens who have turned pizza into an overheated debate as to what is and what is not pizza, which …

5 Awesome Cocktails for Epic Cozy Scenarios

If you don’t have a fireplace or burly lumberjack (or lumberjane) to cuddle up next to this winter, we have the next best thing: booze. Here, chefs …

And Now... The Fondue Burger

Another exotic burger is on its way from Burger King Japan, the folks whose current holiday offers are the Premium Berry Burger--topped with a sauce of cranberries, blueberries and red wine--and the Mush'nCheese with mushrooms.<p>But arriving on Jan.1, 2015, will be the Beef Fondue and Chicken Fondue: …

Fast Food Workers Strike in Major Cities Across the United States

As promised, many fast food workers across the United States went on strike today, collectively demanding an <b>increase in wages</b> and for the right to form workers' unions. Employees in New York City, Los Angeles, Washington, DC, Cleveland, Milwaukee, and nearly 190 U.S. cities disrupted …

The Chicago Chef Working to Change America's Prisons

For 10 years, chef Matthias Merges has worked with a major prison to operate an inmate-run vegetable garden that supplies produce to local homeless …

December Heatmaps Across the Eater Universe

Restaurateur Shoots 719-Pound Wild Alligator, Will Serve It on His Menus

A restaurateur in Florida shot a <b>13-foot-long wild alligator</b> with a crossbow, and the massive, <b>719-pound</b> crocodilian will now literally be on the menu. <i>The Daily Mail</i> reports Clark Woodsby, an operating partner of the Talk of the Town restaurant group, willtake the meat from the giant alligator, which …

A Cookie a Day: The Porky Pleasure of Biscochitos

When my friend Chichi and I get together to cook, the main ingredient is best described as "parts." That may mean sticky braised pig tails or crisp pig's ear fritters or pasta and broccoli rabe cooked with a pound of cured pork nubbins.<p>So it's no surprise to me that when Chichi bakes for the …

22 Show-Stopping Roasts for Your Holiday Table

If your extended family only gets together for dinner a couple times a year, you should make each meal count with a show-stopping centerpiece. This holiday season cooks across the country are going to be making elegant roasts, and you should join them. We have 22 festive recipes that are sure to …

Take an Oven Chill Pill: The Magic of Grilling Butternut Squash

I recently shared a whole bunch of ideas for great fall vegetables you can grill. But I realized that one of my all-time favorites, butternut squash, only made it onto the list as an (admittedly delicious) butternut squash soup. There are so many other ways to serve it!<p>To fill this recipe void, I …

Cookie Dough Brownies

<i>These cookie dough brownies are a treat that you can't beat! Who doesn't love eating eggless cookie dough, especially when it's on a fudgy brownie!</i><p>I'm pretty sure that my main reason for baking so much is the raw cookie dough/brownie batter/pie crust.<p>Why does food taste so much more decadent and …

Science Says A White Mug Will Intensify Your Coffee-Drinking Experience

Finding your morning cup to be a little bitter? Blame it on the mug.<p>A study published in the November edition of the journal Flavour found that simply the color of a mug influences the way we perceive the taste of the coffee. Researchers had participants rate identical brews served in white, …

Evolve Developer Teases Game's Third Monster

Computer, enhance!<p>The image below may offer a glimpse of Evolve's third monster, "Wraith."<p>Phil Robb, co-founder and creative director at Turtle Rock, …

Saints Row Genki Mobile Replica Up for Auction

All proceeds will go to the Wings for Life charity.<p>A fully-functional replica of the Genki Mobile from Saints Row the Third is now up for auction on …

Watch Saints Row's new Satanic musical cutscene

If you've ever seen a Broadway or animated musical, the situation presented in the video above looks all too familiar: The daughter of a powerful lord finds herself betrothed to a man she doesn't even know, forced to marry against her will when she's never been afforded her own independence. But in …