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The science of why you should add water to your whiskey

The secret to enjoying a good whiskey? A dash of water.<p>Whiskey drinkers have been doing this for centuries to heighten certain flavors and reduce burn.<p>Science has two competing theories for why this works. One explanation suggests water traps bad flavors. Whiskey contains a compound called "fatty …


Design Ethics and Mixed Reality

Addictive by Design<p>You are probably familiar with the situation: You are working on something and a Facebook message or a push notification pops up …

Slot Machines

The $US200 Motiv ring is the first activity tracker I actually want to wear all day, every day

You can wear it 24/7 -- no, really<p><i>Avery Hartmans/Business Insider</i><p>Before receiving my Motiv ring, the company sent me a sizing kit to determine the …

Wearable Tech

The Onion Omega2 is a tiny little computer that only costs $5

The product follows the Raspberry Pi’s naming scheme of Produce + Greek<p>The Onion Omega2 is the latest tiny computer continuing in the tradition of the Raspberry Pi. The Omega2 is the successor to last year’s Omega, a hackable, expandable, and affordable computer that was one-fourth the size of the …

Raspberry Pi

The Best New Images from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

Russell crater dunes, June 28, 2016.<br>NASA/JPL/University of Arizona<p>1 of 15<p>August has been an extra productive month for the team working with NASA's …

Mars Mission

How artificial intelligence could help warn us of another Dallas

As the country reels from the spasm of gun violence that killed two black men and five police officers this week, a prominent digital vigilante is using an online tool he hacked together to keep an eye on hot spots that seem at risk of boiling over into bloodshed.<p>The Web app, which is powered …

Artificial Intelligence