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Stuart Scott dies at age of 49

Stuart Scott, a longtime anchor at ESPN, died Sunday morning at the age of 49.<p>Among the features of the new ESPN studio in Bristol is a wall of …

The Molecule That Might Give Us All Super-Memories

At the very least, FXR1P should be able to help treat Alzheimer's and autism.<p>Total recall would be a pretty sweet special skill, particularly if the recaller finds themselves witnessing crimes and/or playing poker on a regular basis. It's probably handy in other situations too … like quoting movies …

Gaming Daily: Talking HALO 5 GUARDIANS With Frank O’Conner

While a lot of the gaming talk around town has been centered around the <i>Halo: Master Chief Collection</i> launch this week (for better or for worse), I’ve …

Afghanistan in the 1950s and 60s

Fractured by internal conflict and foreign intervention for centuries, Afghanistan made several tentative steps toward modernization in the mid-20th century. In the 1950s and 1960s, some of the biggest strides were made toward a more liberal and westernized lifestyle, while trying to maintain a …

Listen to Puscifer's Remix Album, 'All Re-Mixed Up'

This is the perfect song to contemplate how small and inconsequential human beings are in comparison to the giant black hole that could swallow the Earth, or that one star called "The Sun" that will burn hot plasma until it dies in five billion years, kil<p>Aaron Harris' (Palms) remix of "The Weaver," …

50 Science Misconceptions - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.18)

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Recognize these photos? If you’ve seen Star Wars, you probably do.<p><b>This the abandoned set of Tatooine,</b> Luke Skywalker’s home planet. A photographer accidentally stumbled upon the set, which sits in the Tunisian desert. <b>They sit in perfect stillness, at the crest of the Sahara Desert, eaten away by dust and sand.</b>

Merida From 'Brave' Gets An Unnecessary Makeover, Sparks Change.org Petition (PHOTO)

Merida, "Brave's" red-headed heroine will be crowned Disney's 11th princess on May 11. And just in time for her royal induction, the animated character has received a head-to-toe makeover -- she's thinner, her eyes are wider and ... Is that miracle anti-frizz solution she's using? What is going on!?<p>…

Watch Live: Annular Solar Eclipse Turns Sun Into Spectacular ‘Ring of Fire’

Author: Adam Mann. Adam Mann Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.09.13.<p>Time of Publication: 5:09 pm. 5:09 pm<p>Fire up the Johnny Cash and watch as the moon …