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The 12 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix

We browsed for the good stuff so you don't have to.<p>Netflix is a virtually endless gallery of cool movies and TV shows to watch, and an even more endless gallery of laughable bullshit that has absolutely no business attempting to entertain me or the people I care about. I can't tell you the number …

Movies

New 3D printing method gives boost to lithium-ion batteries

<b>Engineers in the US have developed a 3D printing method that could lead to vastly improved capacity and charge-discharge rates for lithium-ion</b> …

Batteries

9 Smoothies That End Cravings, Improve Your Workouts, And More

1 of 10<p>Linda Pugliese<p>The tastiest way to start the new year? With a shake, of course. (Take back control of your eating—and lose weight in the process—with our 21-Day Challenge!) These 9 smoothies are deliciously designed to help you stick to all your goals—just press blend.<p>Advertisement - Continue …

This week’s 6 must-read books

<b>The Banker’s Wife</b> <i><br>Cristina Alger (fiction, GP Putnam’s Sons)</i><br>Banker Matthew Warner has died in a plane crash, leaving his stunned widow behind in …

Incredibly popular tourist attractions you haven't even heard of

National Parks

The 60 Most Scenic Drives in America

Are you ready for the best road trip of your life?<p>Plan the road trip of the lifetime with these spectacular journeys that highlight all the beauty America has to offer. From shorelines to mountain valleys, we've selected the best scenic routes to take from sea to shining sea.

11 Short Stories You Can Read In Under 10 Minutes, But Will Stay With You Forever

Is there anything better than settling down for a languid afternoon of reading your favorite novel cover to cover, perhaps on a park bench or in a …

Storage Will Be Energy’s Next Big Thing

Think the plummeting costs of solar and wind are transforming the energy landscape? Then you should be betting on ways to warehouse that power.<p>To understand why, consider: Unlike almost all their rivals in the energy-generation space, solar panels and wind turbines are mass-produced goods. That …

Fuel Cells and Internal Combustion - A New Approach for Hybrid Engines

<b>STONY BROOK, N.Y.–</b> A team of researchers from the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS) are …

55 Happy Books Proven To Boost Your Mood​

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>4 Breast Cancer Symptoms That Aren't a Lump<p>2<p>How to Buy the Best Ancestry DNA Test Kit for You<p>3<p>The 50 Healthiest Foods For Women<p>4<p>8 Most Effective Exercises For Weight Loss<p>5<p>Think You Know How to Do CPR? You Might Be Wrong<p>Being a bookworm can make you as happy as receiving a raise. …

The Lemony, Capery, One-Pan Fish We Can’t Stop Eating

As a child of the Gulf South, I grew up thinking everyone loved seafood. From juicy shrimp and salty oysters to buttery catfish and tender crab, my mom and dad were pros at preparing anything that once lived under the sea. It wasn’t until later in life that I learned fish dishes could be considered …

Graphene: the wonder material that could solve the world's water crisis

Graphene, the much-hailed wonder material, may be the solution to the world’s water crisis.<p>One in nine people around the world do not have access to clean, safe water close to their homes and at least 2 billion people are forced to use a drinking water source contaminated with faeces.<p>Dirty water is …

15 Active Volcanoes You Can Climb If You're Looking for an Adventure

Plan a trip to blow off some steam.<p>Over hundreds of thousands of years, volcanic activity has yielded a breathtaking array of breathtaking features, …

Volcanoes

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

Books

‘Drug sanctuaries’ offer hope for a post-antibiotic world

We are at risk of entering a post-antibiotic era.<p>Each year since 2013, a major global institution — including the World Economic Forum, the World …

New sodium-ion electrolyte may find use in solid-state batteries

A newly discovered structure of a sodium-based material allows the materials to be used as an electrolyte in solid-state batteries, according to …

Penn State

Best Sci Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now (July 2018)

It's hard to imagine it now, but there was a time when a service like Netflix Streaming was the stuff of science fiction. It's a repository of motion …

Star Wars

8 books you need to read if you’re interested in cults

Novels, first-hand histories, spiritual texts, and more.<p>1. <i>Afterlives of the Saints: Stories from the Ends of Faith</i>, by Colin Dickey (2012)<p>I'll read …

How to make soup dumplings — shortcuts for beginners

Soup dumplings, darling pork-packed pillows, differ from their landlocked cousins in one detail: They’re bursting with broth. Posing a puzzle worthy of the trivia app HQ: How does the soup slip inside?<p>The dumpling novice ponders the possibilities: a splash of liquid and lightning-fast folding? A …

How Energy Storage Systems Could Replace Natural Gas Power Plants

Energy storage has gotten so cheap that it's now replacing natural gas peaker plants around the world.<p>One of the reasons natural gas has grown to …

Natural Gas

Nuclear fusion: the end of our energy problem?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Professor Thomas Klinger heads up one of the world's most advanced nuclear fusion projects at the Max Planck Institute in Greifswald, Germany, where 400 scientists from around the world have invested over one million manpower hours to build the Wendelstein 7-X, a prototype nuclear fusion …

Energy

3 Creative Ways to Use Spiralized Veggies—No Spiralizer Required

1<p>Butternut Squash Fritters With Cilantro Yogurt<p>These flavorful fritters are latkes made easy: no grating or shredding required. Starting with …

15 Easy Salad Dressings You Can Make in Less Than 5 Minutes

Never force down a dry salad again.<p>January 24, 2018<p>I'm always looking for ways to make my salads more interesting. I usually just put on the usual …

Food

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings Is One Big Pot of Comfort

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i><br>Cooking spray <br>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, divided <br>1 medium yellow onion, finely …

Slow Cookers

36 Dump-And-Cook Crockpot Recipes You Need To Try

Make chicken tetrazzini the easy way with this breezy recipe. The only thing you have to do when you get home at the end of the day is add cream …

Best Buy Cyber Monday 2017 Game Deals: Sony PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC, And 3DS Sale Items

<b>Cyber Monday</b> is here to help you forget about Black Friday, but a number of deals from last week's event (outlined below) have carried over at Best Buy. You can still get an <b>Xbox One S</b> for $190 or PS4 controllers for $40, for instance. There are some new deals to be had as well, but more notable is …

27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

18 books to read before they're turned into films in 2018

So you can be the one who says "well, this wasn't the same in the original..."

The Capsule Wardrobe: How to Reduce Your Closet to 37 Pieces

Is it us or does it suddenly seem like less is <i>so</i> much more? While the minimalist lifestyle has been gaining traction for a while now, lately it seems …