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An artist drew Disney princesses with menstrual blood stains to fight period shaming

Periods are a natural part of life, and Saint Hoax is here to tell you that a leak is nothing to be appalled about.<p>The Middle Eastern artist is …

Japan's Shinzo Abe visits U.S. to discuss new threat: China

When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rises to address a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, it will represent a diplomatic sea change so great that it may seem incomprehensible to the lingering members of the "Greatest Generation."<p>To those who lived through World War II, Japan was once seen …

Immunotherapy

IBM starts testing AI software that mimics the human brain

We haven't talked about Numenta since an HP exec left to join the company in 2011, because, well, it's been keeping a pretty low-profile existence. Now, a big name tech corp is reigniting interest in the company and its artificial intelligence software. According to <i>MIT's Technology Review</i>, IBM has …

Build A High Quality 1080p/60fps Gaming PC For $750 (Benchmarks Included)

In 2015 we’ve explored building your own compact, budget 1080p gaming PC. Now it’s time to lower the difficulty and ramp up the power with a new DIY $750 build, a quiet gaming system that finds Nvidia and AMD joining forces to deliver an awesome balance between performance and price. What kind of …

Computer Hardware

American Way: The swift denunciation of the religious liberty law is nothing short of remarkable

Those who formerly preached the virtues of tolerance now, given the power to vanquish their enemies, no longer seem willing to tolerate dissenting opinions<p>Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) <b>sparked controversy this week, when an informal alliance of gay rights activists,</b> …

Internet cats will never die

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's a famous New Yorker cartoon that features a pooch facing a PC and quipping to his fellow canine that "On the Internet, no one knows that you're a dog."<p>But the sad doggone truth is that if you're a dog on the Internet, no one cares, because the geeks who rule the Web are focused on …

Pets

The Internet had a strong response to the Indiana pizzeria that said it wouldn't cater gay weddings

Memories' employee Crystal O'Connor explained to Indiana ABC affiliate ABC57 two days ago that, "If a gay couple came in and wanted us to provide pizzas for their wedding, we would have to say no." As she likely saw it, the company was merely exercising its religious freedom.<p>What she may have …

Internet

Comcast leapfrogs Google Fiber with new 2Gbps internet service

Rollout begins in Atlanta next month and will reach 18 million American homes by the end of the year<p>One way to answer critics and competitors alike is to simply do better, and for once Comcast is doing exactly that. The US cable giant is today announcing a new 2Gbps broadband service, which it will …

Net Neutrality

Amazon And IBM Just Kicked The Internet Of Things Into High Gear

The IoT or the “Internet Of Things” seems to be all the rage these days, from smart home automation and security devices, to connected, autonomous vehicles. However, what’s key about this new trend in technology is not only the ideas for better, smarter devices that are born from this growth …

Internet of Things

Mexico just shamed the rest of the world with its climate plan

Mexico is the first developing country to formally make its climate action pledge ahead of U.N. negotiations to be held in Paris later this year. And …

New DNA Tech: Creating Unicorns and Curing Cancer for Real?

We have the earth-shattering technology in our hands—but even its inventors worry about its awesome power to alter our genetic future.<p><i>“We have within</i> …

Can a Bunch of Balloons Tied to a Lawn Chair Really Lift Me Into the Sky?

Up you go<p>How high up can I get with a lawn chair and balloons?<p>You refer, of course, to the endeavor known formally as cluster ballooning, in which some yahoo (or, these days, maybe actually a trained pilot) slips the surly bonds of earth in a manner pioneered by the storied aviator Curious George. …

Human embryo modifications must be halted, scientists urge

Warning suggests there could be safety and ethical concerns if moratorium isn't imposed<p>The emerging ability to modify human embryos in a way that …

Inspector Gadget is still an idiot in his first Netflix trailer

Look: If you're naive enough to take Inspector Gadget to a golf course, you'll get what you deserve.<p>Press play above to see the first trailer for <i>Inspector Gadget</i>, the reanimated series that will arrive on Netflix March 27. Fans of the original will recognize returning favorites like his niece, …

Korea’s internet addiction crisis is getting worse, as teens spend up to 88 hours a week gaming

Roughly one in 10 South Korean children between the ages of 10 and 19 are addicted to the internet, according to most recent government data via Reuters. In a new report, VICE estimates that number could be as high as 50%.<p>In an epic five-part documentary series, VICE reporter Matt Shea traveled to …

South Korea

Real Jurassic Park? Woolly mammoth genes spliced into elephant DNA

Harvard scientists are using a process called “de-extinction” to bring species that were once extinct back from the dead, starting with the woolly …

Genetics
Prosthetics

IU scientists discover mechanism that may help parasites manipulate their hosts

Rodents infected with a common parasite lose their fear of cats, resulting in easy meals for the felines. Now IU School of Medicine researchers have …

Disney invents an adorable robot for making giant sand drawings

<b>(CNN) —</b> Disney has long been a hotbed of robotic innovation, from the audio-animatronic Abraham Lincolns in its theme parks to the vision of drones in Wall-E. The Mouse's latest electromechanical project, called the BeachBot, brings robots out of the theme parks and theaters and onto shores and …

Robotics

Watch a Man Scream at Yellow Paint

You'll want to give Kim Beom's wet canvas a hug and a tissue.<p><b>This article was originally published on March 21, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Seoul-based artist Kim Beom's wrought painting instructional <i>Yellow Scream</i> is shrieking. Set against a stark backdrop, a man in a gray dress shirt and gray …

Art

1 Biotech Stock You Can Buy and Hold for the Next 20 Years

Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Facebook.<p>When it comes to risk and reward, perhaps no sector offers more ups and downs than biotechnology.<p>Lately, the pendulum has been swinging healthily toward the reward side, with the <b>SPDR S&P Biotech ETF</b> handily (and I do mean <i>handily</i>) outpacing the …

Nintendo's 3DS/New 3DS Beats Xbox One and PS4 for February Hardware Sales

Feburary was a good month for Nintendo. With the launch of the New 3DS XL, Nintendo's latest version of the 3DS, Nintendo's handheld family (which encompasses both the 3DS, 3DS XL, and New 3DS XL) has become the best-selling piece of hardware for February in the US. Nintendo wrote in a statement, …

Retrogaming

Whale Unexpectedly Slaps Girl Around The Face

We all enjoy sharing a story or two from our holidays, crazy antics or incredible places we visited, but one unsuspecting Canadian came home with a …

Nova Scotia

24 Pictures That Need To Be Deleted From The Internet

They have no place here.

Sun Unleashes Its First X-Class Monster Flare of 2015

The sun unleashed its first super-powerful flare of the year on Wednesday, and the intense eruption was aimed directly at Earth, space weather experts say.<p>The monster X-class solar flare, the strongest category of sun storms, originated from a sunspot known as Active Region 12297 and peaked at …

Astronomy

Teenagers, sex and selfies: Cibele is an uncomfortable, often beautiful game

I'm going through developer Nina Freeman's computer, and at the moment I'm flipping through pictures she's taken of herself. I'm afraid of seeing something I shouldn't, and I'm not sure how to react. It doesn't help that she's right behind me.<p>The entire situation is awkward, and it's hard to tell …