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Scientists find a tailless comet from Earth's early days

It's well-established that the many asteroids and comets in the Solar System are the result of its violent early history, but finding an untouched example from the inner system is difficult. However, an astronomy team has discovered just that -- and it might shed a lot of light on our homeworld's …

10 Blow Your Mind Dipping Sauce Recipes That You Need To Try

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …

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Learn how to incorporate your professional goals into your resume objective.

The first step to creating a high-impact resume is determining what you're trying to accomplish. With a clearly defined career objective, you can …

Pizza Donuts Exist, Taking Donuts Yet Another Step Too Far (Or Is It?)

<i>Elie spotting something savory amidst the sweet donuts || Photo: Peter Pham</i><p>A pizza donut may sound like an oxymoron, but I assure you, friend, the fusion feels all too right.<p>The new Orange County-based concept bakery is called Dough Exchange, a brainchild of MTV and Food Network chef Jason Quinn …

Smart App Barista for the Perfect Cuppa Coffee

For many of us brewing the perfect cuppa coffee is an artistic ritual that can only be entrusted to our favorite barista. Anything else is crap! Oh …

Watch a rocket-powered bicycle outrun a supercar

You probably don't think of bicycles as speed demons, but Arnold Nearcher and François Gissy would beg to differ. They've respectively developed and raced a rocket-powered bike that just broke a world speed record for the vehicle class, hitting a brisk 207MPH. It's not the fastest two-wheeler of …

Good, Bad, and Ugly of Paying $100 to Eat at Olive Garden for 7 Weeks

What's it been like to partake in Olive Garden's seven-week all-you-can-eat Pasta Pass? One participant likens the pass to Tolkien's Ring of Power, …

Google's DeepMind Builds Artificial Intelligence Computer That Mimics Human Brain

Google-owned artificial intelligence (AI) startup DeepMind has unveiled a computer prototype capable of mimicking properties of the human brain's …

This is the cast of Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight'

After some uncertainty earlier this year, Quentin Tarantino is really moving forward with <i>The Hateful Eight,</i> and all of the film's big stars have just been announced. That includes each member of the titular Hateful Eight, plus one bonus star, all of which you can see below. A first description of …

Study proves that we can control each other's brains over the internet

A group of University of Washington researchers showed a year ago that brain-to-brain interfacing is possible in real life. Now, they're back after conducting a more thorough experiment, proving that their initial success wasn't a fluke. This time, the team performed tests using not just one pair, …

How to Crack Eggs Like a Badass

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I once had the honor of spending an afternoon cooking omelets with the legendary chef André Soltner. It's a task that seems simple but of course isn't, and for that reason making an omelet was what chefs would ask prospective …

Amazon's Echo voice-controlled speaker delivers music, news and more

Last week it was a new streaming stick, and this week it's a speaker. Today, Amazon announced the Echo: a $199 speaker that caters to your Prime music, news and weather needs at the sound of your voice. Similar to "OK Google" command, a "wake word" gets the gadget to perk up before sorting those …

Starbucks' new app will let you skip the line and sort delivery

Love your morning coffee break, but hate having to wait in line amongst the masses? Well, Starbucks will allow you to skip the line entirely with its new app. Just place your order via that trusty smartphone, and you'll be able to walk in and pick it up. Of course, the company's mobile software …

First look at the Microsoft Band: A health tracker on steroids

I’m such a sucker for cross-platform devices and fitness trackers. So of course, I ran out to my local Microsoft Store last night and dropped $199 …

TED Talk data visualized as a flow of words and a sphere of connections

This interactive graph shows the most popular words in TED Talk descriptions over time. Click on the image to explore the visualization. Created by: …

Movie theaters ban Google Glass and other wearables

That idea you had about bringing your Google Glass to the movie theater to surreptitiously record Ben Affleck bare all in "Gone Girl"?<p>Don't even think about it, the movie industry says. It announced late Wednesday a "zero tolerance policy" towards wearable recording devices.<p>Hollywood has had an …

LG Reveals Smartphone With World’s Thinnest Bezel

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Korean electronics company and innovator of display technologies, LGannounced today that they have developed a 5.3-inch …

Hexo+ Drone

There's little doubt that drones can take some amazing footage, but if you're busy at the controls, odds are it's not getting footage of your most …

This Mesmerizing Map Of The Internet Lets You Explore The Web's Tiny Connections

Web traffic companies like Alexa do a good job of showing the relative ranking of websites, but what about the connections between websites? What do those look like?<p>The Internet Map is an online project that seeks to visualize metrics like web traffic and linking between sites, and the result is a …

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App-controlled coffeemaker can automatically mix your perfect blend

You won't even bother denying it: you're somewhat of a coffee snob and have a particular bean-to-water ratio of choice. This new coffeemaker called Bruvelo promises to make it a lot faster to mix your perfect cup -- you don't even have to do anything other than to press a few buttons in an app. …

Extremely Strong Winds Cause a 80-Foot Waterfall to Blow Upwards

Earlier this week, hikers exploring England's Derbyshire Peak District were in for quite a surprise. Extreme winds caused a rare phenomenon and forced the Kinder Downfall rapids to blow water upwards rather than flow downwards!<p>The River Kinder, a small waterway that's only about three miles long, …

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Johnny Depp's Big Bad Wolf Outfit for Into the Woods Is Just Embarrassing

<i>Entertainment Weekly</i> ran four different covers this week hyping the forthcoming <i>Into the Woods</i> movie, one of which features Lilla Crawford and Johnny Depp as Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf, respectively. I get that <i>Into the Woods</i>’s whole <i>thing</i> is that it’s kind of self-conscious and meta …

Apple, GT Advanced strike 'amicable' deal over debt repayments

Apple and would-be sapphire supplier GT Advanced Technologies revealed on Tuesday that they signed an agreement for an "amicable parting of the ways."<p>Under the deal, GT Advanced will try to sell more than 2,000 furnaces from its Mesa, Ariz., sapphire plant to pay back the debt it owes Apple, …

Audi RS 7 proves it needs no driver to go racing

Audi's execs must have toasted to their autonomous car's success this weekend, because the self-driving RS 7 has successfully conquered the Hockenheimring racing circuit in Germany. While the company's announcement doesn't get into specifics, it says the modified sedan finished each lap in just …