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California governor: 'Trump says global warming is a hoax. I say Trump is a fraud.'

California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) takes climate change seriously, and slammed Donald Trump for not doing the same.<p>"Make no mistake: Climate change is …

Sony says PlayStation VR is like watching movies on a 226-inch television screen

They certainly aren't cinema-wide, which is perhaps one of the few reasons why people still go to see big-screen films, despite rising prices.<p>Sony, however, thinks it can emulate the big-screen experience at home, and is claiming that its PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset offers a the virtual …

Virtual Reality

10 goth women in pop culture who will give you all sorts of ~witchy vibes~

Goth is much more than descending into the void of Hot Topic or a proclivity for all things bleak and black—it’s a counterculture that has spawned …

Lonelygirl15 returns to YouTube, proves the internet is finally out of ideas

In 2006, Twitter was just a few months old, your MySpace Top 8 was prime real estate and lonelygirl15 captivated the internet with her first vlog.<p>What started as a series of webcam videos, filmed by a 16-year-old girl in her bedroom, lonelygirl15 soon turned into a massive sensation, pulling in …

Next Engineering Revolution Is Hiding in Museum Collections

Engineers shouldn’t have to reinvent the wheel—or wings, or sonar systems—when mother nature has already done much of the heavy design work. In fact, …

Americans Are Getting Freaked Out About Doing Stuff on the Internet

If you’ve started to think twice about what you type into a search engine or whether you should hit that Wi-Fi hotspot, you’re not alone. Literally.<p>A new report reveals that almost half of Americans are deliberately curtailing their Internet use due to privacy concerns, identity theft, and fears of …

The White House

Warren Buffett and 26 Other Successful Leaders Share Their Best Piece of Advice for New Graduates

'Follow your passion' won't always cut it.<p>If clichés like "follow your passion," "give 110%," and "be true to yourself" just aren't cutting it for you, we've got some fresh takes on how to get a head start on your career.<p>From "don't work too hard" to "relax," here's some of the best--and oftentimes …

Why Forbidding Internet Use Not Good for Your Kids

The online world may be full of risky situations for teens, but allowing them to gradually build their own coping strategies may be a better strategy …

Sleeping on the job a good thing

It's not just those in hot countries who deserve a siesta, says a sleep expert.Fiona Kerr, a neural specialist at the University of Adelaide in …

Stephen Hawking finds the inner genius in ordinary people

It’s hard to believe that it took reality television this long to get around to dealing with space, time and our place in the cosmos.<p>In PBS’ <i>Genius by</i> …

Guy Fieri Doesn't Care If You Think He's a Douche

Kiss his frosted tips, Anthony Bourdain.<p>"I sort of feel in a heartfelt way for Guy," Anthony Bourdain told <i>Atlanta Magazine</i> in the summer of 2015. "I wonder about him. He's 52 years old and still rolling around in the flame outfit…What does he do? How does Guy Fieri de-douche?"<p>Judging by Fieri's …

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First Class Cabins Are Setting Off Air Rage, Study Finds

If you’ve found yourself bristling when settling into your seat on an airplane, particularly if you’re back in coach, there’s a reason. A new study …

Skyrocket Your Landscape Photography Composition

When you start to get into landscape photography, you come to realise that Ansel Adams was correct when he said it is the ultimate test and often the …

Here’s 7 tips on how to survive a zombie apocalypse – by scientists

In a lot of zombie films, the heroes run around shooting zombies in the head – popping their rotten skulls like ripe watermelons.<p>But that’s actually …

How To Decorate A $10 Million Home

This San Francisco designer show house has a room dedicated to Stevie Nicks.<p>San Francisco's best interior designers just took over a 1929 Mediterranean style villa overlooking the Bay, and gave it a dramatic, modern makeover, with results that are nothing less than stunning.<p>Located atop Telegraph …

San Francisco

16 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Productive

You're sabotaging yourself by checking email throughout the day.<p>Being more productive is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you're not sabotaging yourself with bad …

OIL CEO: The oil industry is facing 'a full-scale' crisis

Prices have plummeted because of a global oversupply, and many companies are facing mountains of debt, loads of expenses, and cratering profits.<p>If you're looking for some good news on the industry, you should look elsewhere. Schlumberger CEO Paal Kibsgaard laid out a disastrous forecast for the …

Oil & Gas Industry

Science Has Finally Dedicated a Study to Freddie Mercury's Voice

It’s hard to find an adjective that hasn’t already been applied to Freddie Mercury’s voice. So, now we’ve turned to science for help.<p>Well, not quite. …

Freddie Mercury

Tesla Model S may get 'Bioweapon Defense Mode' and 100kWh battery option this week

The Tesla Model S will reportedly gain the "Bioweapon Defense Mode" air filtration system from the Model X and a 100kWh battery option. We've heard from a source that the new options may be introduced as soon as this week, alongside the debut of the Model X custom order configurator on the Tesla …

Zero-energy Biosphera 2.0 prefab gives you the freedom to live almost anywhere

Meet Biosphera 2.0, a home of the future that produces its own energy and can give you the freedom to live and move anywhere in the world. Created by …

Prefab Homes

Extinct 'Siberian unicorn' may have lived alongside humans, fossil suggests

Scientists said that creature, which looked more like a rhino than a horse, went extinct 29,000 years ago instead of 350,000 after finding skull in Kazakhstan<p>An extinct creature sometimes described as a “Siberian unicorn” roamed the Earth for much longer than scientists previously thought, and may …

iPhones of the future might be powered by sugar

While some scientists from MIT are busy reinventing intersections and looking at ways to completely remove traffic lights, others are studying ways …

Choked Mexico City bans 1m cars in air pollution alert

Free public transport offered as city remains shrouded in muddy brown smog and officials consider suspending industrial activity<p>Authorities have banned more than 1 million cars from the roads and offered free subway and bus rides to coax people from their vehicles as Mexico City’s first air …

Obama Hits North Korea With New Sanctions For Nuke Tests

President Obama slapped North Korea with new economic sanctions Wednesday as punishment for launching a ballistic missile and doing "illicit" nuclear tests in defiance of international warnings.<p>"These actions are consistent with our longstanding commitment to apply sustained pressure on the North …

Iron Maiden’s ‘Ed Force One’ Plane ‘Badly Damaged’ in Airport Accident

Iron Maiden‘s “Ed Force One,” a Boeing 747 often piloted by frontman Bruce Dickinson, was “badly damaged” after colliding with a tow truck while …

Mexican President: Donald Trump damaging US-Mexico relations

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto condemned Republican front-runner Donald Trump's rhetoric on Mexico and said that the billionaire has damaged the relationship between the U.S. and Mexico.<p>"Whoever insults or speaks badly of Mexico doesn't know the country," Peña Nieto told El Universal. …

A Downtown Manhattan Internet Cafe Allows You To Surf Through China's Censored Net

No, this is not a Steffon from SNL bit: there is now a place in downtown Manhattan called FIREWALL Internet Cafe NYC, that allows patrons to surf through China's heavily censored Internet.<p>The cafe is part of an art installation from artist Joyce Yu-Jean Lee...<p>and technologist Dan Phiffer, and is …

New "Passive Wi-Fi" Could Drastically Cut Power Needs For Connected Devices

Electrical engineers at the University of Washington have come up with a new type of Wi-Fi hardware that uses 10,000 times less power than existing …

Idaho Pastor Shot, Critically Wounded After Delivering Prayer for Ted Cruz

The pastor of a prominent Idaho church was shot and critically wounded in the church's parking lot Sunday, a day after he delivered the invocation at a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, authorities told NBC News.<p>Tim Remington, 55, senior pastor of the nondenominational …

Ted Cruz