Mariah Cody

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How This 13-Year-Old Kid Snagged VC Funding From Intel

Shubham Banerjee started with some Legos and an ingenious idea.<p>Shubham Banerjee may not be the first entrepreneur inspired by Legos, but he is probably the first to raise venture capital for innovating on them.<p>Last month, at the ripe old age of 12, Banerjee landed a prestigious early-stage round …

Apple Watch Pricing to Reportedly Start at $500 for Stainless Steel, $4,000 for Gold

French Apple website <i>iGen.fr</i> is reporting [Google Translate] that pricing for the stainless steel Apple Watch may start at $500, while the gold Apple Watches' pricing could start between $4,000 and $5,000. <i>iGen.fr</i> has been reliable in the past, most recently reporting the dimensions of both the …

Yes, A Flying Bed Does Exist

Travel in style and comfort with Etihad Airways.<p><i>The bedroom of The Residence</i><p>Ever wish you could bring the comforts of home on a plane ride? Well, Etihad Airways is now offering a house in the air (or something close to it) on its Airbus A380 fleet. "The Residence" is located on the upper deck cabin …

11 Easy Tips For Creating A Calm and Peaceful Home

Simple solutions to transform your home into a relaxing retreat.<p>How do you feel when you walk into your home? Happy? Calm? Overwhelmed by your 'to do' list? In today's hectic world, stress is always present, but your home shouldn't contribute to it. "Your home either nurtures and supports you or it …

100-day-old panda cubs each 11 pounds with 2 teeth

BEIJING (AP) — The world's only surviving giant panda triplets were doing well as they turned 100 days old Wednesday.<p>Each weighs more than 5 …

Hiker Finds Fossilized Turtle Dating Back 90 Million Years

Jeff Dornbusch knew there was something odd about a pile of gray rocks he spotted more than a decade ago during a hike in the southern New Mexico desert, and a closer look confirms that he was right.<p>Dornbusch, a museum volunteer in Truth or Consequences, N.M., relocated those rocks in 2012 and …

Town in Texas becomes first to ban fracking

<b>(ThaiView via Shutterstock)</b><p>“It means we don’t have to worry about what our kids are breathing at city playgrounds”<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>November 5, 2014 4:42pm (UTC)<p>On Tuesday, the North Texas town of Denton voted to prohibit hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, by a margin of 59 to 41. The 123,000-person …

These Are the Moguls Driving the New Race to Space

Space<p>The private spaceflight industry could be worth trillions of dollars and employ millions of people some day, but for now it's led by a few of the richest and most adventurous tycoons out there. And despite the intense secrecy surrounding the development and test flights of rockets and …

The Amazing Trailer For ‘Chappie,’ Neill Blomkamp’s $60 Million Short Circuit Remake Starring Die Antwoord

I’ll admit it, I got so swept up in awards season and <i>Interstellar</i> week that I’d almost forgotten about <i>Chappie</i>, <i>District 9</i> director Neill Blomkamp’s $60 million sci-fi film starring Sharlto Copley as a humanoid robot who gets adopted by Die Antwoord. If that sentence doesn’t at least make you chub up …

Mars rover confirms iron mineral in foothills

The first drill sample NASA’s Curiosity rover took from the foothills of a Martian mountain shows substantial amounts of hematite, an iron oxide …

Netgear’s Arlo is a weatherproof HD camera for keeping tabs on your home

The $349.99 camera system now works inside your home and out<p>Two years ago Netgear bought Avaak, a small company that made tiny wireless security cameras called the Vue. It turned that into the VueZone, an entire system that it sold along with a monthly subscription service for things like storage …

Astronomers capture first ever data of an exploding fireball from a nova star

A team of astronomers have captured the first images of a thermonuclear fireball from a nova star, allowing them to track the explosion as it expanded.<p>The nova was detected last year in the constellation Delphinus by the Chara Array infrared telescope in the US.<p>Researchers from 17 institutions …

Igromir 2014: Russia's biggest game expo in pictures

The annual Igromir video game convention, Russia's largest gaming expo, ran last week, sharing the 25,000-square-meter Crocus Expo center in Moscow with the World of Heroes Comic Con. Convention organizers estimate that between 140,000 and 150,000 people attended this year's show. Check out the …

Here's Why The Night Sky Is Dark Even Though Jillions Of Stars Are Shining Light Our Way

There are <i>a lot</i> of stars out there--an estimated 70 billion trillion. With so many stars beaming their light our way, it seems only logical that the night sky would be as bright as day.<p>This is the essence of the so-called dark night sky paradox, also known as Olbers' paradox after German astronomer …