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From pot to hot: How a grower produced world's most fiery chile pepper

How hot is Smokin' Ed's Carolina Reaper chile pepper?<p>It's so hot that when you walk into the chile sorting room at Ed Currie's PuckerButt Pepper Co., your eyes burn and your throat tightens from the sizzling fumes of hundreds of freshly picked peppers.<p>It's so hot that workers who peel the chiles to …

Malaysia Airlines MH370's Jet Engines Are Likely Intact: Officials

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370's engines are likely intact on the ocean floor and could play a key role in locating the missing jetliner, officials said Wednesday. Three specialized search ships have mapped 65,600 square miles of seabed — an area about the size of Florida — without finding a trace …

Airplanes

Stem Cells Hold Promise for Skin Disease Treatment

Possible Fix for Debilitating Illness Involves Making Fresh, Genetically Compatible Skin<p>Scientists have used stem cells to make fresh, healthy human skin in a laboratory dish, offering a new route for treating a group of debilitating skin diseases.<p>The latest research is another advance in the quest …

Stem Cells

Underwater Robot Maps Polar Ice In 3-D

Antarctica's sea ice is thicker—and stranger—than anyone thought<p>Robots are getting better all the time. They can mix drinks, explore other planets and even adapt to new situations. And they're not done yet. In a new paper published this week in <i>Nature Geoscience</i>, researchers describe using an …

Audi following Tesla with 280-mile EV family car

The press days are finished at the LA Auto Show, but things said there are still making news. While in California, Audi technical development chief Ulrich Hackenberg told reporters that his employer plans to release an electric car with a range of 280 miles "around 2017." Hackenberg wouldn't say …

Drones are almost crashing into planes

You're not going crazy. That could have been a drone outside your airplane window.<p>More and more pilots are reporting that they're encountering drones during flight.<p>The number of these reports have ballooned this year. In October, 41 pilots reported seeing a drone, or unmanned aircraft, during …

8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

<b>You Ditched Dairy</b><br>Muscle is essential for keeping your metabolism humming, and women who consumed three to seven servings of dairy per day lost more fat and gained more muscle mass than women who downed less, according to research from McMaster University. Check out these 10 portable protein-packed …

Underwater search for Malaysia Airlines flight resumes | News | DW | 06.10.2014

The Malaysian-contracted GO Phoenix began its search for the vanished airliner on Monday, far off the western coast of Australia. The ship will spend …

2015 Saleen Mustang 302 Specs Revealed—Up to 640 hp!

The folks at Saleen seem to have taken a shine to the product-striptease trick. In this case, its latest car, the 2015 Ford Mustang–based S302 is shaping up to be one of the firm’s most formidable creations despite the fact that we haven’t even seen a picture of the real thing, let alone driven …

Sports Cars

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Drone sneaks peek at Apple's 'spaceship' campus in progress

A GoPro strapped to a quadcopter offers the best look yet at Apple's "Campus 2," currently under construction.<p>Perhaps Steve Jobs' most lasting legacy from his time at Apple will be the huge new spaceship-shaped campus currently under construction in Cupertino.<p>Just a few months before his death in …

Drones

iWatch Said to Be at 'Engineering Verification Test' Stage, Components Now in Production

Apple's iWatch has reached the "engineering verification test" (EVT) stage of development and will likely beginning shipping in 2015, according to a new report from <i>Digitimes</i>. While components for the device are said to be in production, sources close to the matter stated the device must also head …

Elgato Eve will monitor the air in your house, works with iOS 8 HomeKit

Elgato's upcoming smart home tech promises to measure the quality of air in your home, as well as energy and water consumption.<p>Fancy knowing the air pressure in your home at all times? Of course you do. Elgato hopes to make that dream a reality, teasing its upcoming home monitoring system, called …

Home Automation

Alex Honnold's Ultimate Adventure Vehicle | Outside Online

Honnold's Humble Abode<p>Welcome to Alex Honnold's home sweet home, parked in American Fork, Utah. We caught up with the climber for an inside look at his deluxe camper-van setup, complete with all the gear you could ever want to free solo Half Dome—or to go on a slightly less adrenaline-filled …

Climbing

New Lithium-Ion Battery Uses Peroxide To Boost Energy Density By 7 Times: Report

All electric vehicles currently in production use some form of lithium-ion chemistry in their battery packs.<p>Finding ways of improving that chemistry …

Electric Vehicles

Missile Fears: Feds Ban Airlines From Flying to Tel Aviv Airport

Federal aviation officials issued an order to airlines prohibiting them from flying to and from Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport for 24 hours after a rocket struck near the airport earlier Tuesday. The Federal Aviation Administration said the notice to airmen, also called a NOTAM, …

Tel Aviv

AT&T customer data compromised by phone unlocking service

Coming on the heels of the recent breach at restaurant chain P.F. Chang's, AT&T states that a third-party vendor managed to expose personal data for an untold number of customers earlier this year. According to a letter AT&T sent to its customers, the breach was caused by a service that unlocks …

Building the astonishing 1,000 mph Bloodhound SSC rocket car (pictures)

Bloodhound

This Is What People Are Saying About Samsung's iPad Killer

This post is in partnership with Fortune, which offers the latest business and finance news. Read the article below originally published at …

Gear & Gadgets

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

1976 Toyota Celica GT

This 1976 Celica GT benefits from a fresh interior and earlier, small bumpers that are infinitely more attractive than the massive diving boards …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

‘Battlefield 4’ glitches take toll on Electronic Arts

An overview shows the Electronic Arts EA exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2013 fair in Cologne, Aug. 21. Ina Fassbender<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Video game publisher Electronic Arts said on Thursday it halted development on upcoming projects of its "Battlefield 4" game to fix technical problems that have …

Electronic Arts

Which one do you pick? Via The Supercar Kids

Ryan Seacrest funded Typo iPhone Keyboard coming in January for $99

Advertisement<p>19 Comments<p>Even after six years, some folks just can’t get used to the software keyboard of an iPhone(s aapl). How else do you explain …

Android 4.4.1 rolling out to the Nexus 5, download link available

Earlier today we reported that Android 4.4.1 would be rolling out to the Nexus 5 over the next few days. Well, that was a quick wait: the rollout has now officially begun begun!<p>As expected, the update primarily focuses on improving the camera experience through a refreshed camera app that will …

Android News

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Risk of Rain Review

Risk of Rain is the kind of game that speaks to the compulsive hoarder inside all of us. You travel through teleportation gates as you seek out your lost vessel, collecting its scattered cargo along the way. But you're not wasting time collecting discarded vampire romance novels or shipments of …