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Where to Eat at Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO)

Depending on the terminal, there are many, many places to get an espresso or a panino in Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport. But when you're hungry and tired, a sandwich that's been sitting behind in a glass case just won't cut it. Here are few standouts, plus a number of options for every …

The best space facts ever – in pictures

Children and teenagers,Books,Culture,Picture books,Space,Non-fiction (children and teens),Venus,The moon,Mars,Jupiter,Saturn,Neptune,Pluto<p>Did you know Venus spins in the opposite direction to all the other planets in our solar system and there are thought to be trillions of diamonds on Uranus? …

Wearable Drone Nixie Flies Up From Your Wrist

Watches are out; drones are in.<p>Sure, Apple's new smart watch brings smartphone features to users' wrists, but can it fly free and take video in the air? The Nixie, which has none of the features of a watch other than wrist-wearability, is a drone for people who like robots as fashion statements, as …

What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Lose an Accent

Author: Nick Stockton. Nick Stockton Science<p>Date of Publication: 09.30.14.<p>Time of Publication: 2:39 pm. 2:39 pm<p>I was only going to be in France for a …

MOS Reach: A Flexible Power Solution For Tight Spaces

It’s ironic something so old as the power outlet has become so important…a necessity…in this era of digital devices. But how many of us are regularly …

Gear & Gadgets

Five Fonts for Summer - The Fox Is Black

The arrival of any season brings a number of design trends from colors and shapes and type. Summer is hear so it’s time for warmer colors and to drop …

Food Huggers: Brilliant Product Design and Business Success by Michelle Ivankovic and Adrienne McNicholas

True industrial design seeks out problems that can be solved with objects. The more common the problem, and the easier it is to produce the item …

Product Design

Chineasy

Beginning with key Chinese characters—which the book refers to as building blocks—author ShaoLan Hsueh and artist Noma Bar have made a memorable guide, as helpful as it is pretty, to one of the most difficult and oldest languages in the world. "Chineasy" translates the Chinese language into a …

South Korea's 5G To Let Citizens Download A Full Movie In One Second

And the country's science ministry wants people on the fastest bullet trains to be able to surf the Internet.<p>South Korea's science ministry is investing $1.5 billion in building 5G wireless service for the country by 2020, AFP reports.<p>Some of the things the ministry wants 5G to do include …

China’s polluted air is changing the weather

Air pollution over Asia, most of which is coming from China, is affecting the world’s weather.<p>The findings, published in the journal <i>Nature</i> …

Climate Change

Real People With Comic-Book Super Powers

1. Rock Crusher<p>Seken Tolebekov, 83, of Kazakhstan, can crush rocks with his bare hands. He started crushing rocks when he was 24.<p>“I think I have some …

Comic Books

Rosetta the comet-chasing spacecraft wakes up

There was a moment of silence, and then the room erupted. Two hundred scientists, engineers and journalists threw their arms in the air, cheered, and bear-hugged their nearest neighbours, whether they knew them or not.<p>Many had waited a decade for this. In 2004, the European Space Agency launched …

CES 2014: A Smartphone-Controlled Telescope for Amateur Stargazers

Celestron's Cosmos-branded scope is the perfect way to spy billions and billions of stars<p>All this week, we're showing off the coolest, most futuristic, and strangest gadgets from the Consumer Electronics Show. Here we have Celestron's Cosmos 90GT WiFi Telescope. Check it out in this video to see …

8 Seriously Creepy Things Kids Have Said About Their Imaginary Friends

A Reddit user asked people on the social media website to share stories of the creepiest things their kids have ever said. Blogger “Single Dad …

Canada's Ex-Defense Minister Says Aliens Would Give Earth Tech If We Were Less Warlike

Aliens, man. If we would only listen to them, the world would be a better place.<p>It's not necessarily shocking to hear somebody claim that at least four different species of aliens have visited the Earth, for thousands of years. But it is somewhat more shocking when that person was once in charge of …

Heavily logged forests still valuable for tropical wildlife

New findings challenge a long-held belief that there is limited, if any, value of heavily logged forests for conservation.<p>New research has found …

How Much Is Your Gmail Worth To A Hacker?

My life on the internet is worth surprisingly little cash.<p>Earlier this year, cyber attacks were listed as America's top security threat. The internet is a dangerous place! While it's one thing to talk about hacking weapons secrets or banks, let's get personal: What about our email accounts?<p>When it …

NASA plans to catch asteroid and place in orbit around moon

Why? In part because there’s a growing realization that Earth is vulnerable to an asteroid strike.<p>According to a Florida senator, U.S. President …

Flights to get bumpier as turbulence to double

Flying is to become a far less comfortable experience according to a study of how levels of turbulence are set to change over the next 40 years.<p>Trans Atlantic flights will encounter up to twice as much turbulence while enroute, the research has shown.<p>Using atmospheric computer models, the …