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Recipe: A simple, spicy spread to put on everything

If you’re a healthy eater who visits Washington DC often, you’ve likely created your own greens and grains bowl with spicy lamb meatballs and roasted …

Food

This crash course in machine learning could be your ticket to a new career

Machine learning is a close cousin to AI, wherein computers can progressively improve they way they perform certain tasks just by analyzing data and …

Machine Learning

The entire planet could literally be fueled by star power as soon as 2030

Your electric bill could end up being obsolete if one company succeeds at harnessing the energy of superhot plasma with a mega-reactor that could …

Energy

Mysterious Light Seen Around A Newly Forming Star; Here's What Astronomers Think It Means

Growing up is hard to do in the Universe. In the great gravitational dance of the cosmos, it’s the biggest, most massive seeds that usually emerge victorious: attracting more and more matter towards them from whatever’s around. In a molecular cloud that forms stars, this usually means the …

Universe

The answer to life, the universe and everything might be 73. Or 67

A crisis of cosmic proportions is brewing: the universe is expanding 9% faster than it ought to be and scientists are not sure why.<p>The latest, most precise, estimate of the universe’s current rate of expansion - a value known as the Hubble constant - comes from observations by the European Space …

Universe

Assassin’s Creed Origins coming this October, according to leak

Featured in an upcoming issue of Game Informer<p><i>Assassin’s Creed Origins</i> will be released Oct. 27, 2017, according to a photograph of an early shipment of the next issue of Game Informer magazine.<p>The photo, apparently posted by a Redditor to Imgur, shows a titular assassin perched atop the Great …

High-Pitch Black Holes Revealed

Supermassive black holes generate powerful X-rays as they feast on their accretion disks, but until now the most active (and the "loudest") have …

How to Create a Watercolor Texture in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingGet on trend with watercolor textures in Adobe Illustrator! In this tutorial we'll create our very own watercolor textures …

Video game releases for June 2016

Here are some of the big games coming out this month<p>Below are some of the big video game releases for the month of June 2016. Be sure to check out the list we put together of our most anticipated games of 2016. Along with that, here are the free games available with your Xbox Live Gold and …

PlayStation

How to create an animated scene

Creating an interesting and detailed 3D art model can be a challenge in itself. Putting together a believable environment for 3D movies that tells …

Transportation technology will be the next Internet protocol

A communications test was performed in 1975 between Stanford and University College London for what was to become arguably the most important communication innovation of the 20th century: The Internet Protocol (IP). At its core, IP was focused on speed and simplicity. This required decentralization …

Carsharing

E3 2016 for Ubisoft: What to expect | Polygon

Last year's event brought the debuts of <i>Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands</i>, <i>For Honor</i> and <i>South Park: The Fractured but Whole</i>, as well as updated looks at <i>Tom Clancy's The Division</i>, <i>Assassin's Creed Syndicate</i> and <i>Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege</i>. We'll surely see those first three unreleased games yet …

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Best places to eat and drink in Japan: readers’ travel tips

It might not be hard to find great sushi in Tokyo, or a gem of a saki bar, but where would you go for the best okonomiyaki pancakes, takoyaki octopus balls, gold ice-cream or udon noodles?<p>I’ve eaten the most rarefied meals of my life in Japan, but it’s hard to beat the charms of a £2 portion of …

Japan

Here's the Perfectly Logical Reason Airplane Windows Have Holes

If you’re a fan of the window seat, you’ve probably noticed a small hole at the bottom of airplane windows — and wondered why on earth that tiny …

Cabins

Hundreds of galaxies seen in a new 3-D view of the universe

The Hubble Space Telescope has some competition. A telescope in Chile has captured a three-dimensional view of a part of the sky previously imaged by …

Universe

Ubisoft has enough Assassin's Creed story for 20 years

Speaking on a Ubisoft community stream on Twitch, <b>Assassin’s Creed</b> lead writer Darby McDevitt said that the company has enough story and history for …

New Veydra 85mm T/2.2 MFT lens announced!

Veydra announced the new 85mm T/2.2 MFT Cine lens. This is the official description text from Vedyra:<p><i>The Veydra Mini Prime 85mm T2.2 is a telephoto</i> …

Cameras

Astronomers Find a Dusty Galaxy That Shouldn't Exist

A object from the very early universe is bafflingly rich with dust that theory says shouldn't have formed yet.<p>Peering back in time to find the very earliest objects in the universe, an international team of astronomers has discovered a galaxy that shouldn't be there at all.<p>The problem, the …

Wii U Exclusive Stealth Inc 2 Coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC

Stealth Inc 2, the puzzle-platform game that released in late October as a Wii U exclusive, is set to release soon on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PS3, PS Vita, and PC.<p>The shift to other consoles is due by April, suggesting that the exclusivity agreement with Nintendo lasted about six months. Curve …

Pluto Is Actually Bigger Than Earth, If You Include Its Atmosphere

It's the only fair way to do the comparison, really.<p>And this is a conservative estimate: Pluto's atmosphere could actually be even bigger than it's shown in the image above. We'll have to wait for New Horizons to get there later this year to find out for sure.

The Absolute Minimum Every Novice Web Designer Must Know

It is a known fact that the utility and the usability are the primary factors responsible for the success of a website. It is important for any …

How to Put That Old Computer to Use.

MINI LAPTOP<p>Welding Plastics: Instructables Robot Nightlight<p>3D Printer Cantilever 2.0 C3Dt/c<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Hey, this is a great instructable and …

Vodafone 'Instant Classroom' is digital school in a box for refugees

The Vodafone Foundation has unveiled a portable "Instant Classroom" that it hopes will give 15,000 child refugees across Africa access to …

Education Technology

Three New Earth-Size Planets Found "Nearby"

The Kepler space telescope has spotted over 1,000 exoplanets beyond our solar system, and its latest finds are three almost Earth-sized planets, including one in the habitable zone circling the star EPIC 201367075, just 150 light years from Earth.<p>In the cosmic sense, that’s right around the block, …

The Hobbit, Electricity, The Face Of Love: this week’s new films

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5 Android apps you can't miss this week - Google Play Weekly

Welcome back to Google Play Weekly! Here are the headlines this week:<p>Titanium Backup got updated to support Android Lollipop.<br>• Google Play Services received an update that affects Google Maps, Google Drive, Google Wallet, and Google Fit.<br>• Ingress celebrated its second birthday by releasing an …

Touchdown

SPACE exploration is a serious scientific business. But ever since the beginning of the Space Age in the 1950s, it has been accompanied by a hefty …

Space