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This Tiny Device Can Save A Damaged Heart — No Surgery Required

Unfortunately, those wires can break or get dislodged in the body. If the insulation sheathing them from the body cracks, it leads to a nasty infection.<p>Enter the pacemaker of the future: A wireless, coin-sized gadget that doesn't require surgery and can be implanted directly inside the heart in …

Featurette Takes us Behind-the-Scenes of Better Call Saul

Next<p>year will see the debut of Better Call Saul, the Breaking Bad spinoff which puts the spotlight on Bob Odenkirk’s Jimmy McGill (or as we know him, …

Digital Pioneer Decides to Freeze His Body in Hopes of Future ALS Cure

The first person to ever participate in a bitcoin transaction used his stash of cryptocurrency to break another unique barrier: He decided to freeze his body in hopes of being revived in the future when his ailments may have a cure.<p>Fran and Hal Finney both embraced emerging technologies like …

Camping in hell: the endless lines of Comic-Con 2014

A ticket gets you a day-long trudge through mile-long lines — and you might not even get in<p>It was 3:55AM when we reached the end of the line. We’d already walked a full 1.09 miles, past people fast asleep in sleeping bags and lawn chairs, camped out from midday the day before. Doors wouldn’t open …

The Week in Spandex - Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Batman v Superman, DC TV, Hellboy 3, Spider-Man and more

<b>Our weekly round up of all the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron,</b> …

Will ‘99 Days of Freedom’ From Facebook Make Users Happier? Campaign Seeks Answer

Here's yet another experiment on the influence of Facebook on users' moods and lives. But, this one's not from the social network.<p>In response to …

Any Game of Thrones fan will LOVE this! The VFX breakdown for Season 4. Amazing! http://bit.ly/1oJweeQ

The Week in Spandex - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Batman vs. Superman, Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man, Spawn, Kick-Ass 3, Arrow and more

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including The Avengers: Age of Ultron,</b> <b>Guardians of the Galaxy, Thor:</b> …

Star Trek Into Darkness: An Honest Trailer

Screen Junkies have posted their latest ‘honest trailer’ – a five minute or so satirical deconstruction of a film in trailer format. This time …

Google's 'breakfast with Sundar' is today at noon ET, get your liveblog here!

We've been invited to a breakfast with Sundar Pichai, the man with the [Chrome and Android] plan, and we know what you're dying to find out: will we feast together on bran muffins or jelly donuts? Coffee or orange juice? Kidding aside, we imagine one of the biggest fellas on Google campus just …

Juniper Mold Threatens World Supplies Of Gin

The organism, discovered just five years ago, is closely related to the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine.<p>A fungus-like pathogen, first discovered just five years ago, now is wreaking havoc on juniper trees in the U.K.<p>This is the first time that this mold, called <i>Phytophthora …

Whoomp! (There It Was)

<b>“How do you spell ‘whoomp’?”</b><p>Steve Rolln was on the line with his man DC the Brain Supreme. DC had been talking to three strippers—Cinnamon, …

Hey, You Got Your Videogame in My Cheesy '80s Movie!

I never thought I'd see Adam Sandler teach Don Cheadle how to play Shadow of the Colossus. That, and many more surprising appearances of videogames …