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New photos show Pluto is as complex as 'anything we've seen' in solar system

Oh wow, Pluto. It's good to see you again.<p>New photos released Thursday beamed back from the New Horizons spacecraft show an incredible diversity of …

A 10-year-old autistic boy was kept in this cage at school

Photos have emerged of the cage installed in an Australian classroom to hold a 10-year-old boy with autism.<p>The two-metre by two-metre cage made out …

Donald Trump trashes Black Lives Matter: 'I think they're trouble'

"I think they're trouble. I think they're looking for trouble," the Republican presidential candidate said during a Fox News interview with Bill O'Reilly.<p>The Black Lives Matter movement seeks to call attention to what it describes as systemic mistreatment of African-Americans by police …

Former Xbox boss says there will be ‘another generation’ of game consoles

There have always been concerns about how long Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo can continue pushing out $300-500 machines every few years, but the …

It’s a trap! Sphero's BB-8 is more than just a toy

Small startups can have some of the biggest dreams, just ask Sphero. Shortly after becoming the darling of 2012’s CES, the annual consumer …

The White House is going to war with Dick Cheney

Cheney has long been a fierce critic of President Barack Obama. But in recent days, he has been publicly savaging the administration's Iran nuclear deal with new intensity while promoting his new book.<p>In a seemingly unusual reaction, the White House on Tuesday used its official social-media …

Scientists to reanimate 30,000-year-old 'giant virus' found in Siberia

Before waking up Mollivirus sibericum, a prehistoric virus, researchers will have to verify that the bug cannot cause human disease<p>Scientists said they will reanimate a 30,000-year-old giant virus unearthed in the frozen wastelands of Siberia, and warned climate change may awaken dangerous …

The MacBook Air is on a path to extinction

Apple is squeezing the air out of the Air<p>When Apple redesigned the MacBook Air in 2010, it created one of the best machines to ever carry its Mac label. That new laptop was a revelation: extremely thin and light, like the original Air, yet also powerful enough for most tasks and equipped with a …

The technology that will make your phone's internet 50 times faster is arriving much sooner than we thought

Verizon's chief information officer, Roger Gurnani, said he expects "some level" of commercial deployment by 2017, much earlier than the 2020 rollout some had estimated, CNET reports.<p>If Verizon's trials do start in the next year, it will mean Verizon will be the first carrier in the world to make …

When Nature Calls On The Tennis Court ...

You're sitting at work and realize you have to use the bathroom. What do you do?<p>A. Go to the bathroom, obviously. Duh.<p>B. Attempt to finish the task …

Tennis

Here’s the Video Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Took While Tracking a U.S. Aircraft Carrier

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard recently released a video purporting to show its reconnaissance of a U.S. aircraft carrier in the Strait of Hormuz.<p>Taken by cameras positioned both above the carrier and alongside it, the video showed images captured from relatively close to U.S. military jets and …

5 of the best iPhone widgets you’ve never heard of

On Thursday, I ran a simple post that covered 10 of the best iPhone widgets in the App Store. Widget support isn’t new on Apple’s iOS platform, but …

Apps

Nepal Hasn't Spent Any Of The $4 Billion In Donations Since Earthquake

But it's not all gloom and doom.<p>It’s been four months since Nepal’s deadliest earthquake hit. Yet, the country still has yet to dole out a cent of the $4.1 billion in donations it received, Reuters reported.<p>The two back-to-back spring earthquakes claimed more than 8,500 lives and displaced over 2.8 …

60,000 Antelope Died in Four Days and No One Knows Why

It started in late May. When geoecologist Steffen Zuther and his colleagues arrived in central Kazakhstan to monitor the calving of one herd of saigas, a critically endangered, steppe-dwelling antelope, veterinarians in the area had already reported dead animals on the ground.<p>"But since there …

Wildlife

Flagship Android phone sales have crashed and burned this year

High-end Android phones are better than ever now… but that hasn’t translated into improved sales. Charles Arthur takes a look at some recent earnings …

Mobile

9 Steps To Getting Your Best Sleep Ever (No Pills Necessary)

What's one thing you can do starting <i>tonight</i> to help beat the aging process and boost vitality?<p>Get the right sleep.<p>Not only does a lack of sleep cause …

Sleep

10 Weird & Wonderful Cars Of Japan

Post-war Japan was a place that welcomed technology with open arms and often fostered a penchant for oddball inventions. Inheriting this particular …

11 Things You Might Not Know About the International Space Station

The International Space Station is one of the most significant scientific achievements of our time. It was only through immense technological and …

Space Exploration

The 10 Worst Cities on the Planet

We admit it: even though we love to travel more than anything else in the world, some places just rub us the wrong way. Here the members of travel website, Trippy.com share the cities that are on their short list of places to avoid.<p>Did we miss your least favorite city? Do you take issue with one we …

Zayn Malik, Kim Kardashian, And Miley Cyrus All Go Topless For 'Interview'

Just when we thought there was no way <i>Interview</i> Magazine could top its most recent cover—you know, the one where Justin Bieber is licking a knife—it …

Taylor Swift Mics Didn't Hear It & No One Smelt It ... So I Never Dealt It

MTV is saying a noise that sounded like <b>Taylor Swift</b> passing gas on live TV was just a faulty microphone ... but the impeccable timing of the toot …

Oregon woman’s tattoo goes viral, gets Web talking about depression

Tattoos are known conversation starters, and a 20-year-old Oregon woman’s new ink is doing just that.<p>Rebekah “Bekah” Miles, a junior at George Fox University, in Newberg, got a tattoo symbolizing her struggle with depression and posted about it on Facebook on Sunday, Aug. 23 to raise awareness of …

This Man's 19-Inch Penis Is Ruining His Life

He says it affects his ability to work and scares off women.<p>A 52-year-old man says his 19-inch penis is ruining his life, The Huffington Post reports.<p>Roberto Esquivel Cabrera, of Saltillo, Mexico, says his penis is so big that it's preventing him from being able to work. He told Mexican newspaper <i>La</i> …