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Incredible Hubble discovery in deep space could rewrite rules of physics

The Hubble Space Telescope has been in our orbit for nearly 30 years, returning data and photographs – both beautiful and scientifically important – …

Universe

The Man Who's Trying to Kill Dark Matter

For 80 years, scientists have puzzled over the way galaxies and other cosmic structures appear to gravitate toward something they cannot see. This …

SpaceX makes a triumphant return to flight—but hard work is just beginning

For a company with grand goals, 2017 requires a focus on the Falcon 9 rocket.<p>On Saturday, SpaceX triumphantly returned to flight after an accident …

14 photographs that reveal the beautiful symmetry of life on Earth

Florida

Stop what you’re doing and buy these $38 headphones

The Carbo Tenore could cost ten times as much and they’d still be a steal<p>Words fail me. I’ve seen — or, more accurately put, <i>heard</i> — the audio price-performance curve shattered into tiny little pieces and I’m still reeling from it. The Carbo Tenore ZH-DX200-CT earphones from Japan’s Zero Audio are …

Why Does Thinking Hard Make You Tired?

After studying or taking a test, do you ever get tired? Why do we get sleepy after thinking hard?<p><b>Related on TestTube:</b><b><br>5 Ways Scientists Can Look Into</b> …

National Academy of Sciences

PlayStation Now will soon let you play anywhere you have a PC

Analysts have been predicted the death of game consoles for years -- and while they're usually wrong, PlayStation Now is the strongest living argument for a gaming industry <i>without</i> iterative hardware. Sony's internet-streaming games service puts PlayStation games on micro-consoles, full-sized …

Now Anyone Can Buy Microsoft's Futuristic Holographic Headset

Microsoft is opening up sales of its HoloLens headset to anyone living in the U.S. and Canada with $3,000 to spare.<p>The company, which first began …

How Digital Challengers Are Redefining Luxury

As far back as anyone can remember, luxury has been associated with high prices, custom service and a sense of exclusivity. For over a century haute couture, chauffeurs, ski villas and butlers have been enjoyed only by those privileged enough to own them. But a new class of competitors is changing …

Luxury Lifestyle

A former Apple employee has created this beautiful line of marijuana edibles

"User-friendly" is not a word we hear often when describing marijuana edibles.<p>Whether you're biting into a pot brownie cooked up in a college dorm or nibbling on a fruit chew purchased from your local dispensary, you never <i>really</i> know how much marijuana you're ingesting. It can take hours to get …

Cannabis

Brabus has restored these seven classic Mercs. You need them all

Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing<p>At last weekend’s Techno Classica event in Essen, Brabus came along to play with a plethora of Mercedes-Benz models. They …

Classic Cars

10 'TED Talks' Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

The "Onion Talk" series neatly satirizes the self-satisfied excesses of the "TED Talk" series.<p>I recently posted 21 short videos worth more than an MBA, the 13 most inspirational videos of all time, and the 7 most motivational feature films of all time.<p>However, to quote another great motivational …

Social Media

This Ferrari 275 Spider will sell for millions

This is a 1968 Ferrari 275 GTS/4 NART Spider, and it’s very valuable. When it crosses the auction block on May 14th in Monaco, auctioneer RM …

You need this glorious custom BMW motorcycle

We don’t venture into the two-wheeled world of travel very often here at TG, but this is worth a mention.<p>What you see above is a BMW motorcycle from …

Move Aside, Noma: Osteria Francescana is World's Best Restaurant

Many of the globe’s most talented culinary masterminds convened at New York’s Cipriani Wall Street Monday night for the announcement of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants for 2016, the first time the superlatives have been handed out outside of Europe. The esteemed awards, which many in the food world …

The 25 Best-Reviewed PS4 Games of 2016 So Far

Best-Reviewed PS4 Games of 2016 As Of July 1st<p>Earlier this week we published a list of the 20 best games of 2016 so far. A couple of days ago, …

Here One smart wireless earbuds block unwanted noise, let other sounds in

Noise-cancelling headphones are great when you just want to eliminate all outside noise, as you might on board a plane, but there are times when you want to be able to block <i>most</i> outside noise, but not all. Being able to hear car engines while cycling, or announcements while on a train, for example. …

What Will Happen On ‘Game Of Thrones’ If Tommen Ends Up Being The Next To Die?

<b>WARNING: Possible spoilers for Sunday’s Game of Thrones finale are ahead. Read at your own risk.</b><p>Look, plenty of things are likely to happen on this Sunday’s finale for <i>Game of Thrones</i>. One of the prevailing thoughts is that King Tommen is going to bite the dust, leaving a big gaping hole on the Iron …

5 Predictions For The 'Game Of Thrones' Season 6 Finale [Updated]

<i>Spoilers through Season 6 of ‘Game of Thrones’ follow.</i><p>There’s a certain formula to <i>Game of Thrones.</i> The second or third-to-last episode tends to be a big battle.<p>Last season that was the wonderful episode <i>Hardhome</i>, which featured Jon Snow facing off against the White Walkers.<p>The season finale tends to …

The Alienware Alpha R2 Is Obscenely Powerful For Its Size

The Alienware Alpha R2 is small, light and can run most modern PC games on their ultra settings. I tested the tiny device on <i>Star Wars: Battlefront</i> with all the graphic settings on ultra at a resolution of 2560×1440 and I maintained a steady 30 frames per second.<p>Sure, the fan in the back of the …

A Simple Way to Feel Like You Have Way More Time

You don't need to juggle your schedule or prune your commitments. You just need to do this.<p>What if I told you the best and easiest way to start feeling like you have more time wasn't to investigate your priorities or trim your commitments, but instead to add one more small item to your to-do …

A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

In pictures: 10 iconic rail journeys you must do in your lifetime

Trains

20 Rock Albums Turning 20 in 2016

Fiona Apple, ‘Tidal’<p>Apple released her Gold-selling alt-pop debut when she was just 18. When she won a Video Music Award for the video to "Sleep to …

What You Can Learn From How Apple Outmarkets Samsung

These two tech giants have very different marketing strategies. Which one are you emulating?<p>As I write this, it's half-time of the final game of the NBA Championships, which I'm watching with my son. Whenever I watch commercial TV with my kids, I deconstruct the ads so they learn to think more …

If you excel at 'Hitman' games, it's because of repetition

If you've ever played a <i>Hitman</i> game, you've probably ended up at the end of a mission with a pile of bodies, your target dead in the center of a mansion, and errant guards prowling around to take you out. Nothing to be ashamed of. It happens to everyone. But how could you ever truly channel Agent …

Gaming

Partners in Crime: The 10 Greatest Buddy-Cop Movies, Ranked

From 48 Hrs. to The Heat, here are the genre's greatest hits.<p>At its most elemental level, the buddy-cop movie, in its nearly 40 years of commercial success, is a lesson in problem solving. Two divergent personalities, often forced to work together, must learn to coexist and, ultimately, in the …

Best new roller coasters, rides in American parks for 2016 | CNN Travel

The puzzle solver

He doesn’t eat. An IV line delivers nutrients and liquids and medicines to keep him alive. He doesn’t speak. He’s unable to write. Any motion …