Tom José

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What's in a Dream?

Not all dreaming is the same. Dreaming runs the gamut of human experience (and sometimes beyond), incorporating a dizzying range of emotions and events, often with elements of the bizarre. Dreams can be funny, frightening, sad and strange. Flying dreams can be euphoric; chasing dreams can be …

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Here's Why Edward Snowden Refuses To Use An iPhone

Anatoly Kucherena spoke to the news agency RIA Novosti and explained that Snowden was wary of the iPhone because of his knowledge of the NSA's surveillance tactics.<p>"Edward never uses an iPhone; he's got a simple phone," the lawyer said. "The iPhone has special software that can activate itself …

Surveillance

PC-to-Xbox One Game Streaming Inevitable, And Will Accelerate The Death Of Steam Machines

<i>Here’s a bold prediction: Microsoft will deliver the ability to stream your PC game library to an Xbox One console, and they’ll make the official announcement by the time E3 2015 rolls around.</i><p>Xbox One to PC streaming – a feature already announced by Microsoft for Windows 10 — is an awesome perk. …

MacBook Air

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs

Next step: Unscrambling<p>It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one.<p>When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins inside the egg white to tangle and clump together, solidifying it. New research published in <i>ChemBioChem</i> by scientists at UC Irvine …

UC Irvine
MacBook Air

Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

Biology

When Marissa Mayer Became CEO Of Yahoo, She Let Thousands Of Employees Ditch Their BlackBerrys For 'Real' Smartphones

In his book on Yahoo and Mayer's tenure as CEO there, Nicholas Carlson writes that Yahoo employees were still issued BlackBerrys instead of modern smartphones like the iPhone or Samsung Galaxy S3.<p>Mayer believed Yahoo needed to transition into a "mobile-first" company, and its employees should be …

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​Google leaves most Android users exposed to hackers

An executive confirms Google has no plans to fix a security hole in the default browser for older versions of Android, which around 60 percent of all Android users rely on.<p>People with Android smartphones and tablets running older versions of the mobile operating system -- around 60 percent of all …

Android News

Rosetta Spacecraft, First to Orbit Comet, Finds Surprises Aplenty

Europe's Rosetta spacecraft reports unexpectedly bumpy, dusty, and dry discoveries on its new home.<p>Drama abounded when Europe's Philae probe landed on a comet last November—especially when the lander bounced a half mile into the air before its final touchdown, then quickly lost power. (See "Comet …

When you wish upon a star: nuclear fusion and the promise of a brighter future

Decades in the making, Iter, a huge experimental nuclear fusion reactor in rural France, could be the site of breakthroughs that will provide limitless, clean energy and secure the planet’s future<p>The countryside of Saint-Paul-lez-Durance in Provence is a serene terrain of thickly wooded hills. On …

Nuclear Energy

Brighton 2-3 Arsenal

The FA Cup produced another boisterous, thrilling, ultimately frantic fourth-round tie, as Arsenal managed to look both supremely well-tuned in attack and familiarly brittle at the back in the course of this defeat of Brighton & Hove Albion.<p>This was a match that showcased both the tenacious old …

Soccer

American Sniper to hit $200m at US box office as debate rages on

Clint Eastwood-directed film has sparked intense debate but is winning over American audiences and setting a record for a non-franchise movie<p>American Sniper, the controversial movie about the Iraq veteran Chris Kyle, was set to take more than $200m at the US box office by Sunday night, setting a …

Box Office

Bill Browder: the Kremlin threatened to kill me

The former banker claims Vladimir Putin runs Russia like a crime syndicate. He should know: corrupt officials seized his assets and stole $230m. His lawyer was beaten to death in jail. And now sinister text messages warn he might be next<p>I’m due to meet Bill Browder at Mari Vanna, a favourite …

Russia

Drowning in plastic

We’ve all heard stories of islands of floating rubbish in the middle of the oceans, but it’s the trillions of barely visible microscopic fragments that are set to be the world’s next ecological emergency. Lucy Siegle reports<p>I just sat next to a coral reef and watched the sharks go by,” says Céline …

Pollution

WikiLeaks demands answers after Google hands staff emails to US government

Search giant gave FBI emails and digital data belonging to three staffers WikiLeaks told last month of warrants which were served in March 2012<p>Google took almost three years to disclose to the open information group WikiLeaks that it had handed over emails and other digital data belonging to three …

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