Adam Rosen

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Replace Your Eyeballs With Synthetic Ones

Vision would no longer have to be #nofilter<p>Our eyes are such elegant, complex, specialized organs that their existence seems almost hard to believe--Darwin himself called their evolution “absurd.” But that doesn’t mean they’re perfect; eyes sometimes don’t focus correctly, they break down over …

The attitude adjustment that leads to entreprenurial success

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people don't?</i><p><i>Answer below by Quora user Oliver</i> …

personaldevelopment

A Park Ranger's Guide to Glacier

Montana’s <b>Glacier National Park</b> is where everything bright and strong and never tamed comes together on high: gray wolves and great silver-tipped bears, storms that hit the Great Divide like tsunamis with golden eagles surfing the wind waves, twisted trees 200 years old but scarcely tall enough to …

National Parks

Study: Sweat Smell May Affect Happiness

Put down that post-workout deodorant!<p>OK, well. No. But this new study has some intriguing suggestions about how the smell of sweat may affect other people's emotions.<p>The new (and small) study—published in <i>Psychological Science</i>—found that women displayed more signs of happiness after sniffing the …

April 20, 2015: Xbox E3, Star Wars: Rogue One, GTA 5, Battlefront, Alan Wake 2, Firefly

Welcome to Polygon Minimap, a daily audio tour through the latest news about video games, related technologies and culture.<p>Subscribe on iTunes<br>• Subscribe to the podcast (RSS)<br>• Download this episode directly as an MP3<p>Here's what we're covering today:<p>THE BIG STORIES<p>At E3, Phil Spencer wants to focus on …

Star Wars

MESSENGER's about to crash into Mercury, and the last views from its death spiral are amazing

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Mysterious 'supervoid' in space is largest object ever discovered, scientists claim

A supervoid has been discovered in the universe which is too big to fit into current models<p>Astronomers have discovered a <b>curious empty section of space</b> which is missing around 10,000 galaxies.<p>The ‘supervoid’, which is 1.8 billion light-years across, is the largest known structure ever discovered in …

Sustainable "vertical city" envisioned for the Sahara

Bringing to mind XTU Architects' vision for a sustainable city in the Sahara, City Sand Tower is also best taken with a pinch of salt and is unlikely …

Pharaoh's ancient chapel found in Cairo

Researchers have made an impressive find in Cairo: part of a chapel built by a pharaoh some 2,300 years ago, Phys.org reports. That pharaoh was King Nectanebo I, whose reign lasted from 379 to 360 BC, daijiworld.com reports.<p>The chapel, part of a temple site in the historic area of Heliopolis, …

Final Trailer for THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN LIVES: WHAT HAPPENED?

How I Make Money as a Travel Photographer in 2015

Long gone are the days in which being a travel photographer simply meant you shot photography for a certain travel magazine or newspaper. The world …

Photography

IBM’s Watson Designed The Worst Burrito I’ve Ever Had

And I’ve had a lot of burritos.<p>It’s the worst burrito I’ve ever had.<p>I don’t know another way to say it. I’m staring at my plate in disbelief. Could burritos be bad? Yes, yes I’d just learned. But that’s not the biggest shocker. The biggest shocker is that this recipe was largely designed by Watson, …

Artificial Intelligence

For more than two decades, FBI forensic scientists gave flawed testimonies

'A complete disaster'<p>The FBI has admitted that 26 out of 28 examiners in the agency's elite microscopic hair comparison unit overstated forensic matches during criminal trials for more than two decades, reports <i>The Washington Post</i>. Prior to 2000, examiners gave flawed testimony that may have helped …

Harrison Ford Gave Oscar Isaac Some Blunt And Hilarious Advice About Star Wars Piloting

Having landed the gig of a lifetime in <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, Oscar Isaac came into the upcoming sequel film as part of a family of <i>Star Wars</i> …

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The 8 best Star Wars references in The Simpsons

As you’re no doubt aware, the epic cinematic space opera Star Wars finds its six episodes being made available digitally for the first time.<p>And in a …

Pennsylvania police use PlayStation to track down murder suspect

A PlayStation gaming console, police say, helped track down a murder suspect in the Pittsburgh area this week.<p>Police say they tracked down Hubert …

Classic rock and the big arena show: Who will pack the stadiums when the legacy acts retire?

<b>Mick Jagger (Reuters/Juan Medina)</b><p>The Stones, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen — these guys can’t play on the road forever. What then?<p>Annie Zaleski<p>April 9, 2015 10:59pm (UTC)<p>On Monday, tickets go on sale for the Rolling Stones' ZIP CODE tour, the band's first North American road trip in nearly a …

Music

The Ultimate Bucket List Adventure: A Submarine Expedition With The Explorers Club

With enough money and time, we can see virtually every corner of the world. We can join the wait list for galactic voyages out beyond the stratosphere.<p>So what’s the remaining uncharted frontier, the last place very few people can say they’ve explored? The aquatic depths far below; the inner space …

Key Largo

More evidence that the Galaxy S6 is the smash hit that Samsung desperately needed

2014 was a bad year for Samsung and one reason was the disappointing sales of its Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone. However, the Galaxy S6 has been …

IBM Begins to Test New AI Software That Mimics the Human Brain

IBM already has Watson, the virtual assistant that famously crushed his opponents on Jeopardy back<p>IBM already has Watson, the virtual assistant that famously crushed his opponents on Jeopardy back in 2011 and has since moved on to helping businesses with analytics and performance. Now, it’s …

Artificial Intelligence

How Big Sugar Steered Research On A 'Tooth Decay Vaccine'

Sugar can promote tooth decay. Duh.<p>So if you want good oral health, it makes sense to brush and floss regularly <i>and</i> perhaps limit the amount of sugar you consume. Right?<p>In 2015, this may seem fairly obvious.<p>But back in the 1970s, according to a new research paper published in the journal PLOS …

Public Health

Ambassador: US handed Cambodia to 'butcher' 40 years ago

PARIS (AP) — Twelve helicopters, bristling with guns and U.S. Marines, breached the morning horizon and began a daring descent toward Cambodia's …

DNA shows why being short can be bad for your heart

When Randy Newman sang his tongue-in-cheek tune about short people, he called attention to their "little hands, little eyes" and their "little baby legs." Nowhere does his 1978 hit mention that short people also have an increased risk of coronary artery disease.<p>But scientists have established this …

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7 Secrets of Happy Couples

We all want loving and successful relationships, but we don't always know how to achieve them. Over time, negative cycles can develop and loving …

Happiness

The legal battle for gaming's past

A feud blew up this week between two major tech organizations: the Entertainment Software Association, a Washington, D.C.-based group that defends game industry interests, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a non-profit digital rights group best known for providing legal funds and support in …

Gaming Industry