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Boston

Tesla Autopilot Drives Owner to Hospital During Pulmonary Embolism

Slate tells the harrowing story of Joshua Neally, a 37-year-old attorney in Springfield, Missouri who claims that his Tesla Model X’s autopilot …

How Kimbo Slice, the First 'Viral' MMA Star, Changed the Sport Forever

Professional fighter Kimbo Slice has died at 42. “Professional,” however, was an adjective that really only described the latter half of Slice’s …

Kimbo Slice

The Untold Story of the Badass First Female Tattoo Artist in the United States

What comes to mind when you think about tattoo artists in the early 20th century? Probably a Sailor Jerry looking fellow, right? Has a mustache? Is …

Body Art

Samsung's Foldable Phone Screen Could Appear In Early 2017

If you like the idea of being able to change the size of your smartphone screen, Samsung (ssnlf) will reportedly soon have the solution for …

This 75-year-old NASA legend has been working in secret for 10 years building a startup that wants to outdo Intel and Google

After leaving NASA, Goldin spent some time bouncing around and studying robotics before accepting a position as the president of Boston University in 2003. He never officially held the position, however, because the school terminated his contract a day before he was slated to start (though he still …

Turkish premier says it's 'unacceptable' for U.S. troops to wear Kurdish insignia

Turkey issued a stern rebuke Friday after images emerged of U.S. ground forces wearing the insignia of a Syrian Kurdish militia during operations against<p>Islamic State.<p>Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said it was "unacceptable" that U.S. special forces would be wearing shoulder patches of …

Middle East

SpaceX successfully lands rocket at sea for third time

SpaceXlaunched a Thai communications satellite Friday afternoon, and its first-stage rocket booster landed on a floating target in the Atlantic Ocean, marking the company's third successful sea landing.<p>The rocket launched at 2:39 p.m. PDT from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch …

Space Travel

SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landing

The Falcon 9 rocket will be launching out of Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying a communications satellite called Thaicom 8 that weighs nearly 7,000 lbs. As of Tuesday afternoon, weather conditions look good for the launch.<p>Once up, the satellite, which was built by aerospace manufacturer Orbital ATK …

Warriors move past the Bulls with NBA-record 73rd win

Golden State has broken many records this season, but this one is by far the most impressive.<p>The Warriors made history. With a 125-104 win over the Memphis Grizzlies, the Warriors have set a new record for most wins in a single NBA season with 73. They tied the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls' previous …

Basketball

Kobe Bryant scores 60 points in final match as Jay Z, David Beckham and Jack Nicholson pay tribute

Kobe Bryant scored 60 points in his final game of basketball as the Los Angeles Lakers produced a stunning comeback to beat the Utah Jazz.<p>The five-time NBA champion thrilled a packed Staples Center in his retirement game with his sixth 60-point haul of his career - only the great Wilt Chamberlain …

Basketball

Finally, The Golden Ratio Gets Its Own Coloring Book

Venezuelan artist Rafael Araujo creates meticulously detailed drawings of the Fibonacci spiral in nature–now, you can color along.<p>When it comes to design, the golden ratio is mostly bullshit. Though designers sometimes use it, there’s just no proof people prefer that precise spatial ratio in their …

Last flight-qualified space shuttle fuel tank in existence begins its journey to L.A.

The journey began early Sunday when crews delicately pushed the 15-story space shuttle fuel tank from its outdoor perch outside<p>NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility onto an ocean barge bound for Los Angeles.<p>These were the first tiny steps in what will ultimately be a giant leap for the rust-colored …

Space Exploration

A US Navy officer has been charged with spying — possibly for China and Taiwan

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, identified the suspect as Lt. Cmdr. Edward Lin, who was born in Taiwan and later became a naturalized US citizen, according a Navy profile article written about him in 2008.<p>A redacted Navy charge sheet said the suspect was assigned to the …

Google's new robot is the craziest one we've seen yet

Although Google is selling Boston Dynamics to distance itself from "terrifying" humanoid robots, there's still plenty of robot projects underway. The latest: a humanoid robot with a whole lot of leg and wide range of skills.<p>SCHAFT, a Tokyo-based robotics company run by Google's parent company …

FBI may have found a way into terrorist's iPhone

The courtroom showdown between Department of Justice and Apple that was scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed.<p>The DOJ made the request after saying it may have found an alternative way into the iPhone used by Syed Farook, the gunman in the San Bernardino shooting. The DOJ has been pressuring …

Privacy

SPUD Promises to Put a 24-inch Display in Your Back Pocket

While there are options available for portable displays that allow you to offer a second screen for your laptop, how about being able to carry around …

U.S., South Korea stage assault drill; North threatens to wipe out enemies | Reuters

POHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - U.S. and South Korean troops staged a big amphibious landing exercise on Saturday, storming simulated North Korean beach defenses amid heightened tension and threats by the North to annihilate its enemies.<p>The landing and assault drills on South Korea’s east coast …

North Korea

SpaceX successfully launches SES-9 into GEO but crash lands rocket on drone ship

Today at 6:35pm EST, SpaceX successfully launched the SES-9 communications satellite into Geostationary orbit (GEO).<p>Launching the SES-9 payload was the primary goal of today’s mission, but many had their eyes back on the ground for what would have been the first successful landing of a rocket on a …

BMW's crazy shape-shifting future car is straight out of a science fiction movie

In honor of their 100-year anniversary, BMW just unveiled the car of the future. The BMW Vision Next 100 features augmented reality dashboards, a …

Car Tech

Nike's New Boundary-Blurring KD8 Sneaker

Is it a high-top or a low-top? It's both<p>Nike has announced the KD8, Kevin Durant's 8th signature shoe, and this one appears to be a technical doozy. …

LG G5 hands-on: great phone, pointless peripherals

The LG G5 is a confusing creation. The flagship phone, likely to cost in the region of £500, seemingly isn't complete without the addition of bulky …

Google and Alphabet's 20 most ambitious moonshot projects

Google went through a massive reorganization October 2015 when Alphabet became its parent company.<p>Projects that weren't part of Google's core business (Google search engine and Android) were spun out into separate Alphabet companies with their own CEO. All of these "moonshot" projects cover …

One shot dead as FBI arrests Oregon occupation leader, others | Reuters

(Reuters) - One protester was shot dead and eight others were arrested on Tuesday after authorities confronted members of an armed group that has staged a month-long occupation of a federal wildlife reserve in Oregon, activists and officials said.<p>The FBI said gunshots rang out after officers …

Forests

'Jihadi John' Airstrike 'Incinerated' Two People: U.S. Official

Two people were "incinerated" in the U.S. airstrike targeting an ISIS terrorist known as "Jihadi John," and a military spokesman said Friday officials are "reasonably certain" he was one of them.<p>"It will take time to definitively declare whether we had success," Col. Steve Warren, spokesman for the …

Terrorism

After a lengthy, costly federal investigation, 'Shrimp Boy' Chow finally goes on trial

To federal investigators and prosecutors, Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow is and has always been a criminal.<p>Ever since he arrived in Chinatown from Hong Kong as a 16-year-old with swagger. Even as he testified for the government in exchange for a reduced prison sentence in an earlier racketeering case. …

Corruption

'Hope to see you again': China warship to U.S. destroyer after South China Sea patrol | Reuters

ONBOARD THE USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, South China Sea (Reuters) - As soon as the guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen breached 12-nautical-mile territorial limits around one of China’s man-made islands in the disputed South China Sea last week, a Chinese warship shadowing its movements began demanding …

China

Rob Zombie shares the ultimate Halloween playlist

Rob Zombie knows a thing or two about getting spooky — peep these album names from his time as White Zombie frontman as well as a solo act:</i> …

Horror

Anonymous plans to reveal names of about 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members

The ‘hacktivist’ collective wrote that the identities of white supremacist group members will be revealed next month on anniversary of their anti-Klan operation<p>The “hacktivist” collective Anonymous have vowed to release the names of “about 1,000” Ku Klux Klan members as part of an ongoing operation …

Ku Klux Klan