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What to Expect When You Bring Home Baby No. 2

Expecting Baby No. 2? Read this first to help you prepare.<p>Shutterstock<p>If you've ever been pregnant, you know your baby bump seems to be a magnet for …

What It’ll Take To Put Humans On Mars, Visualized

Last week, NASA successfully flight-tested its new Orion spacecraft, the first step in the project the space agency says will eventually take humans to Mars. The reason for the test was to see how this new spacecraft would hold up in the extreme conditions it would face on a trip to Mars. But, as …

iPad Air 2 vs iPhone 6 camera comparison

Anyone who has ever owned a current generation iPhone alongside a current generation iPad is probably already aware of the fact that the iPad's …

How to Make Ghee

I make homemade ghee from good butter every few weeks. It's a process I enjoy, and it yields one of my favorite cooking mediums. For those of you who …

How to Make Fish Tacos: A Step-by-Step Guide

You could debate endlessly what makes a perfect fish taco—and we did. After a lot of “research” (read: eating), we came up with the lightest, crunchiest, tastiest version ever.<p>When the topic of fish tacos came up in a staff meeting, you would have thought we were talking about Obamacare, not a …

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30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

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The Head Of Google X Reveals Its Anti-Technology Mission Statement

Astro Teller gave a keynote at Disrupt NY to talk about what he’s doing. He is the head of Google’s forward-looking innovation lab, Google X. The team is responsible for the self-driving cars, Project Loon, Google Glass and more. And his message was very different from what you would …

Stunning Time-Lapse Video Shows Rare Views of Yosemite

Two photographers explore the park off the beaten path.<p>Explore the night sky in Yosemite National Park from the top of Echo Ridge—all in the first eight seconds of the video.<p>California-based photographers Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill spent more than ten months backpacking across Yosemite …

Start the Day Strong With Peanut Butter and Kale

This peanut butter kale smoothie packs in protein and flavor for a powerfully delicious morning boost.<p>Weekend brunch doesn't have to be an overload of butter and sugar and egg (though sometimes, of course, that's precisely what we want). But for when it's <i>not</i> what we want, it's good to know that …

Breakfast

iWatch + iOS 8: Apple sets out to redefine mobile health, fitness tracking

Apple has its sights set on another industry ripe for reinvention: the mobile healthcare and fitness world. Apple currently plans to release a new version of the iPhone operating system this year with health and fitness tracking integration as its headline feature, according to sources briefed on …

Siri Co-Creator Ponders the Future of the ‘Her’ Operating System

Siri, meet Scarlett.<p>Hollywood has always shown the way to the future. It’s a little known fact that, for decades, the bigscreen inspired many …

50 Super Bowl Dip Recipes, from Guacamole to Onion Dip

Whether it's with tortilla chips, pita, crudites, or your fingers (no judgment), here are 50 recipes to rock your Super Bowl party.<p>We hereby mandate that all Super Bowl parties must have a dip, whether it’s a cheesy, gooey concoction or a fresh veggie salsa. Double-dipping optional.

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The collision between the Milky Way Galaxy and the Andromeda Galaxy.

One of the coolest GIFs we've ever seen: a rotating, 3D nebula

Things that GIFs are good for, in no particular order:<br>1. Cats. This one, specifically.<br>2. IWDRM<br>3. Absolutely jaw-dropping 3D renderings of …

These Unresolved Ethical Questions Are About to Get Real

As our technologies take us from the theoretical to the practical, a number of thorny moral quandaries remain unanswered. Here are important …

Singularity

Astronomers Find First Evidence of Other Universes - MIT Technology Review

There’s something exciting afoot in the world of cosmology. Last month, Roger Penrose at the University of Oxford and Vahe Gurzadyan at Yerevan State …

Dark Matter

Energy-Storing Nanomaterial Made From Hemp | Chemical & Engineering News

Power Plant<p>This hemp fiber comes from a part of the cannabis plant called the bast and can be used as a feedstock for graphenelike …

We Listened to Random Access Memories

Kevin:Nick, I think we have to talk about the new Daft Punk album. We might be the two most qualified people in the world to talk about it, having …

The Money Shot

The sale of Instagram to Facebook for a cool billion in the spring of 2012 was the ultimate Silicon Valley fairy tale: 18 months from launch to offer. But, for co-founder and C.E.O. Kevin Systrom, it was more of a roller-coaster ride, with several missed opportunities, at least two “aha” moments, …

Mailbox’s Gentry Underwood: What Hackers Should Know About Design Thinking

By Chris Dannenlong Read<p>When Mailbox CEO Gentry Underwood and his cofounder Scott Cannon left Ideo and Apple, respectively, to start a little …

Designing Exploration

A constant challenge that my colleagues and I encounter when designing Foursquare is quite simple in nature but complex in its solution. The simple …

Beyond the GUI: It's Time for a Conversational User Interface

It wasn't just cost and Moore's law. The graphical user interface – now known as the GUI ("gooey") – is what really made computing widespread, …

Go Big by Going Home

Launch Day: the culmination of thousands of hours of focused, dedicated work; hundreds of scrapped ideas that will never see the light of day; dozens …