Jesse Duarte

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The Recipe for Apollo 13's Disaster

Aside from Apollo 11, Apollo 13 is probably the most recognized mission of NASA’s lunar landing program. Called the successful failure, this third lunar landing mission was aborted when an oxygen tank exploded and crippled the spacecraft. Most retellings of Apollo 13’s mission focus on what …

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See how Elon Musk is building the 'Iron Man' lab with tech you can buy

The workspace of the future is in Elon Musk’s lab. Using a variety of virtual reality and gesture-sensing tools, Musk has set up a system that allows himself and his engineers to design and manipulate models of rocket parts using just their hands. He's compared it to the <i>Iron Man</i> laboratory, and in …

Siri Is Great, But When Will We Get 'Jarvis'?

I like Siri. No, really. I use Siri on my iPhone all the time. Admittedly, though, the most common uses are “Siri, set a timer for 10 minutes” when I’m cooking something, or “Siri, play Mockingbird by Eminem” when I want to listen to a specific song. There are still many things Siri is not very …

How To Focus: 4 Proven Tricks To Improve Concentration

<i>Ever feel like you have the attention span of a fruit fly? These distraction-fighting techniques will help you snap to.</i><p>By Camille Noe Pagán<p>"I'm so scatterbrained I must have ADHD." It's a lament that doctors like Michael Coates, MD, are hearing more and more from adult patients, many of whom assume …

If You Give a Dad a Daughter

If you give a dad a daughter...<p>he'll probably wonder what to do with her.<p><i>Especially if he's a man's man.</i><p>So he'll play catch with her, teach her to climb trees, and how to ride a bicycle.<p>Which seem like things a girl wouldn't like to do.<p><i>But she will.</i><p>He might wonder if she'll be all emotional and …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These apps are helpful even if you've got a built-in battery-saving feature to help you in a dire situation, …