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A Simple, Elegant Invention That Draws Water From Air

When Italian designer Arturo Vittori and Swiss architect Andreas Vogler first visited Ethiopia in 2012, they were shocked to see women and children forced to walk miles for water.<p>Only 34 percent of Ethiopians have access to a reliable water supply. Some travel up to six hours a day to fetch some …

A Paralyzed Teen Will Kick The First World Cup Ball Thanks To A Robotic Exoskeleton

The 2014 World Cup begins next month in Brazil and will feature something truly amazing: the plan is for a paralyzed, non-ambulatory Brazilian teenager to stand up and kick the first ball of the first game using a motorized exoskeleton and special 3D-printed helmet.<p>Created by an international team …

Teen Will Carry Brother With Cerebral Palsy 40 Miles To Send A Powerful Message

Braden Gandee, 7, has trouble walking on his own. Good thing he's got an older brother to carry him -- and to fight for his future.<p>Fourteen-year-old Hunter Gandee does actually carry his younger brother, who has cerebral palsy, a neurological disorder that affects body movement and muscle …

This GIF Shows the Most Popular US Baby Names for Girls Since 1960

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Native Americans Give Other Groups A Taste Of Casual Sports Team Racism

Native Americans have long tried to raise awareness about the racism inherent in their portrayal in sports team iconography like the Cleveland Indians and Washington Redskins.<p>President Obama recently stirred the long-simmering pot of this dispute by weighing in on behalf of Native Americans. “I …

Higgs and Englert share Nobel physics prize

The two were awarded "for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic …

'Tiny Death Star' brings 'Tiny Tower' to a galaxy far, far away

Addictive mobile sim <i>Tiny Tower</i> has eaten up untold hours of free time, and now developer Nimblebit has teamed up with Disney to bring that same formula to outer space. The <i>Star Wars</i>-themed <i>Tiny Death Star</i> looks to bring the same style of building management to George Lucas' sci-fi universe, though we …

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20 Creative Headboards That Make a Major Statement

These are not your basic backdrops.<p>The most important design decision in your bedroom is the headboard. After all, it's the focal point and can change the vibe of a room instantly. Whether you want to elevate your space, make it cozier, or add some serious color, these ideas will get your creative …

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Googler’s Programming Board Game for Kids Meets Kickstarter Goal in Five Hours

Most of the time, teaching computer skills to children requires the use of a computer. But a new board game that conveys programming concepts without …

Missing Ariz. Teen's Car Found With Wallet, ID Inside: 'We Just Don't Know What He Left With'

A concerned father is scouring the Oregon wilderness for his 18-year-old son after the teen mysteriously vanished on a road trip home to Arizona from …

Speed bumps and vomit are the Hyperloop’s biggest challenges

If it’s built, the Hyperloop may feel more like a roller coaster than a train<p>It’s now been three days since Elon Musk unveiled his alpha plans for the Hyperloop, the radical and ambitious high-speed transit line that promises passage from Los Angeles to San Francisco in just 35 minutes. And while …

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Say cheese: Saturn orbiter snaps rare photo of blue Earth

Only the third time the "pale blue dot" has been photographed from the outer solar system.<p>For only the third time in space history, Earth has been photographed from the outer solar system, NASA said Tuesday.<p>The space agency released the image of Earth, the moon and part of Saturn taken Friday by …

Falling TVs send a child to the ER every 30 minutes

Enormous flat-screens are in millions of homes, but come with a risk that many parents may not realize: children can be seriously hurt in a TV tip-over.<p>The number of kids injured by a TV falling on them grew 125 percent between 1990 and 2011, according to a new study of emergency room records that …

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How An Engineering Toy For Girls Went From Kickstarter To Bestseller

Less than a year ago, Debbie Sterling’s concept of a toy that would teach engineering skills to little girls was nothing more than a prototype on Kickstarter.<p>Today, GoldieBlox holds the distinction as one of Amazon’s top 100 toys (top 20 as of this writing). The toy, which teaches engineering …

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Take The Time To Build Cat Shelves: Fun For Both You And Your Pet

Everybody knows that cats like to climb on things. They enjoy the occasional time spent in a tree if it’s an outdoor cat but, most often, they like …

Expert Advice: 10 Ways to Live with Less from Zero Waste Home

When Bea Johnson, her husband, Scott, and their two children moved from a large house to a temporary apartment while they were looking for a new home …