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How To Grow Big Buds Indoors

You’ve finally made the decision to grow your own cannabis under lighting inside. Now you need to know how to get a big yield in a small space. …

Plants

The 5 Craziest, Most Exotic Cars (Plus One Hoverbike) at the Dubai Motor Show

In Dubai, cash flows into the hands of luxury car dealerships as freely the water in the choreographed fountain display at the base of the …

Opioid commission's anti-marijuana argument stirs anger

<b>(CNN) —</b> New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, head of the presidential commission on opioids, warned of the dangers of marijuana in a letter to President Donald Trump earlier this month about the panel's findings, saying the current push for marijuana legalization could further fuel the opioid …

Cannabis

Get paid for taking surveys with Google Opinion Rewards on iOS

Google believes your opinion is valuable, valuable enough to pay for it. Now available for iOS is Google Opinion Rewards. Previously limited to Android, the app pays users to complete surveys that are 10 questions or less.<p>Google Opinion Rewards users on Android have been asked questions like what …

UK special forces sent to ‘kill or capture’ Osama bin Laden’s son

Hamza bin Laden is being hunted by the SAS after US and UK intelligence officers listed him as one of their most wanted targets.<p>He now heads infamous …

Terrorism

Here’s how to delete your entire Facebook Messenger inbox

Whether it’s memes sent between friends or detailed archives of relationships past, Facebook messages can hold a lot of secrets.<p>Whether you’re hiding …

China gives world rare look at aircraft carrier with Hong Kong port call

<b>(CNN) —</b> China's only operational aircraft carrier sails into Hong Kong this week, giving the world its first up-close look at the pride of China's navy.<p>The Liaoning will dock in Hong Kong on Saturday July 7, in one of the largest symbolic displays of Chinese military force in the former British …

North Korea launches first successful intercontinental ballistic missile test

Experts believe the missile could reach Alaska and Hawaii.

Mexico just legalized medical marijuana

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree this week legalizing medical marijuana. The measure also classified the psychoactive ingredient in the drug as “therapeutic.”<p>The new policy isn't exactly opening the door for medical marijuana dispensaries on every corner.<p>Instead it calls on the …

Cannabis

This drone tour from Elon Musk's SpaceX shows the future of rocket science

Elon Musk posted drone footage of his "Falcon factory" on Instagram last Friday, giving the world an unprecedented view of SpaceX rockets in the …

NASA's Mars rover is really good at laser-blasting rocks without human input

Curiosity has been studying Mars on its own for a year<p>For the last year, the Curiosity rover has been studying the surface of Mars with more independence than ever before, saving human time and energy. The partly autonomous exploration is also helping people sidestep the constraints of working …

What happens if astronauts get sick in space?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Doctors can't make house calls to the International Space Station, but even if they could, Earth's routine practices like setting up an IV, taking a blood sample or even keeping a wound clean are incredibly difficult.<p>Consider heart attacks. Even the healthiest astronauts could suffer …

Medicine

Video: Audi’s ‘Tesla competitor’ e-tron Sportback concept spotted on a garage roof in Hamburg

Just a few days ago Audi put up a Tesla-taunting billboard for their e-tron Sportback all-electric vehicle concept, and today we’ve received spy video of the car driving at low-speed on a garage roof in Hamburg, Germany.<p>The car looks quite good in the video – a bit like the FF 91 prototype, but …

Hacker Bypasses Microsoft ATA for Admin Access

Microsoft's Advanced Threat Analytics defense platform can be cheated, a researcher will show at Black Hat USA next month.

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Here’s the Right Way to Wrap Cords and Cables

There are few things in life more frustrating than tangled cords and rope, and you may run into both during a photo shoot. In under 5 minutes, this …

DIY

London terror attack: Isis claims responsibility amid group's 'call for increased attacks'

Isis has claimed responsibility for the London terror attack through its Amaq 'news agency'.<p>A statement on the group's propaganda outlet said a …

Extremism

Rolls-Royce custom-built this gorgeous coupe for a mystery millionaire

Redefining the dream car<p>If money were no object, what kind of car would you buy? Many people would probably choose a top-of-the-line sports car, or even a supercar or hypercar. Others might opt for a more practical luxury vehicle and tick all the options, like the Tesla Model S P100D. But …

Tomahawk all-electric supercar set for 2018 production: 370-mile range and 0-60 mph in 2 seconds

Québec-based startup Dubuc Motors has been trying to bring to market its all-electric supercar, the Tomahawk, for the past few years and this week, it finally announced its plans for production in 2018.<p>The company released its production specs and if they can really achieve them, it would be …

Saturday’s SpaceX launch carried a surprise payload—a Chinese experiment

US company has ensured that Chinese experiment cannot transfer tech from station.<p>The reuse of a Dragon spacecraft captured most of the headlines …

North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile, Ignoring G-7 Warning

North Korea conducted another ballistic missile test early Monday, drawing condemnation from South Korea and Japan just days after world leaders …

North Korea

Vanishing star hints at direct collapse to black hole

A star that vanished with a whimper in 2015 hints at a theoretical stellar death.<p>The rules for a stellar death seem pretty simple. If the star isn't …

NASA Announcement on 1st Mission to 'Touch the Sun' Expected Wednesday

NASA officials are scheduled to make an announcement tomorrow (May 31) regarding the agency's first-ever mission to fly directly into the punishing …

Trump signals he's ready to exit Paris climate accord, but decision not final

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has signaled he's ready to withdraw or dramatically alter the landmark Paris climate agreement ahead of an expected announcement this week, though he is still weighing a final decision amid new pressure from foreign governments, business leaders and members …

Rolls-Royce’s Latest Car Costs $12.8 Million—and Took Four Years to Build

Inspired by a yacht, the Sweptail is the most expensive Rolls-Royce ever built<p>With most car's ranging in the six-figures, Rolls-Royce has built a reputation for excellence since their founding in 1906. Which makes the news that the British luxury-car manufacturer recently unveiled their most …

Rolls-Royce

Massive Leak Reveals Monster 18-core Intel Core i9-7980XE Processor: Should AMD Be Worried?

Who wants an 18-core, 36-thread desktop processor? Well, this could be on the cards in the near future as the latest rumor points at Intel not stopping at just a measly 12-cores with its imminent launch of its X299 platform and Skylake-X processors. Instead, there could be 14-core, 16-core and even …

Computer Hardware

Exclusive: this is the Essential Phone

Another stab at making phones modular<p>The Essential Phone, brought to us by the person who created Android, is finally ready for the spotlight. It’s an incredibly audacious and ambitious project, with an outlandish screen and the beginnings of a modular ecosystem.<p>First, the Android phone basics: the …

Lamborghini Urus SUV will put out 650 hp, hybrid model to follow

Lamborghini has not hidden its intent to build a sport utility vehicle, but the automaker hasn't offered up much information about it. That changes this week.<p>The forthcoming Lamborghini Urus SUV will tote a twin-turbocharged V8 engine, and it should put out 650 horsepower, Automotive News reports, …

Lamborghini

Trump’s intel disclosure to Russia put spy in danger: report

President Trump reportedly endangered the life of an Israeli spy operating inside ISIS when he revealed sensitive intelligence to Russian …

Israel Said to Be Source of Secret Intelligence Trump Gave to Russians

WASHINGTON — The classified intelligence that President Trump disclosed in a meeting last week with Russian officials at the White House was provided by Israel, according to a current and a former American official familiar with how the United States obtained the information. The revelation adds a …