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How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

Handle awkward date silences, end a conversation with a stranger – plus chat to your children, your parents and your boss. Our panel shares their secrets<p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them …

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The worst possible advice to give somebody traveling to New York City

The whole bagel obsession is overrated<p>You may think the Instagram community is making a whole lot of hullabaloo over just your average breakfast …

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Why Are There So Many Data Centers in Iowa?

“Networks, land, power, and taxes.”<p>The variables that determine where to locate a data center form a carefully calibrated form of real estate alchemy. When I’ve asked data center operations managers, the answer has varied from approximately forty characteristics to a blunt four: "Networks, land, …

This Alien Hearing Is the Best Thing Congress Has Done in Months

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The House science committee carved out two hours of time on Wednesday to discuss the search for …

New FCC chairman Tom Wheeler appears to have conflicting views on net neutrality

New Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler may have started his term off on a pro-consumer note, but his latest remarks could throw a wrench into that initial image. While taking questions at Ohio State University, Wheeler delivered a pair of seemingly opposing answers: he declared …

Issa: Health site may top $1 billion

Rep. Darrel Issa (R-Calif.) on Wednesday said he believes the troubled HealthCare.gov website will cost taxpayers more than $1 billion before it is fully operational.<p>“The fact is, eventually they’ll get this website working, at the cost of probably over a billion dollars,” Issa, chair of the House …

NASA Is Sending Basil to the Moon

Be­fore Amer­ic­ans can real­ize Newt Gin­grich’s dream of build­ing a moon colony, they must first send oth­er liv­ing be­ings to the rocky …

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Koala Bellowing Explained

Next time you're watching <i>Jurassic Park</i> and a <i>T. rex</i> roars, remember that what you're hearing could include the call of a male koala—along with the seemingly more appropriate sounds of tigers and elephants. In fact, the koala's bellow would make more sense coming from an elephant: The deep, gravelly …

Biden Visits Chinese Leader As Flight Zone Dispute Simmers

Vice President Joe Biden met with China's president in Beijing Wednesday, in a trip to Asia that has often touched on growing tensions over China's new air defense identification zone.<p>Biden's two-day visit to China was planned before the country's defense officials surprised neighboring Japan by …