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Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>You probably think of the same question every weekend: where should I eat? Well, every week Eater LA will compile a handy dandy set of recommendations right here to answer that very question. Here now, five places to try this weekend in Los Angeles. (And if you need some ideas on where to drink,</i> …

Los Angeles

This Implant Helps Heal Knees With a Patient’s Own Cartilage

At first, Courtney Mannino blamed the dull ache in her left knee on a ligament she’d torn in high school. She ignored it as long as she could, but …

Asia

Watch A Tesla Race A Superbike, Formula 1 Car, Jet, Airplane & More

Well, this Tesla fares pretty well, despite the competition.This is one of those strange matchups that we stumble upon from time to time. Take a …

Military Aircraft

How to play Japanese Famicom games through Nintendo Switch Online

It’s worth it for the box art alone<p>Last night, Nintendo officially rolled out its online subscription service for the Nintendo Switch, and one of the big selling points is the inclusion of classic NES games. For $20 a year, you get access to a growing list of 8-bit titles; there are 20 available at …

Nintendo Switch

Voices on Addiction: The Five Cs

My Buddhist mentor’s forearms were painted with tattoos and sometimes he talked about his motorcycle. I didn’t think Buddhists were supposed to be so …

A New World Marathon Record Almost Defies Description

A legendary Kenyan marathoner has once again redefined what humans are capable of.<p>We were packed into our corrals on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on Sunday morning, waiting to start the Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon, when the announcement came: Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya had just set a new …

Eliud Kipchoge

A Stunning Parisian Salon-Styled Cocktail Bar Opens in Downtown LA

<b>The Wolves</b> opens tonight in Downtown LA in the historic Alexandria Hotel, bringing what might be LA’s most stunning and ambitious cocktail space this year. Although it seems like a bit of surprise, the design and construction team took three years to build out this space, filling it with antiques …

grilled cheese

15 Things People Who Deal With Suicidal Thoughts Want You To Know

First, it's more common than you think.<p>Having persistent thoughts of suicide is known as suicidal ideation. People can have passive suicidal ideation – feeling like they want to die but not acting on it – or active suicidal ideation, which, like it sounds, includes making plans.<p>To help others …

Brainstorming

Their new mission? Foil Trump. Ex-intelligence officials run for Congress as Democrats.

Midterms 2018<p>They put their lives on the line in foreign war zones, conducted secret missions to collect valuable intelligence and made enormous sacrifices for their country — only to see their former colleagues disrespected by President Donald Trump.<p>Now, driven by the president's conduct, they're …

U.S. Congress

An Oral History of the Downtown New York Nightclub The World

<i>Located in a crumbling former wedding hall in Alphabet City, the World was the most iconic nightclub you’ve never heard of. It was, in its relatively</i> …

Manhattan

The Strange Numbers That Birthed Modern Algebra

The 19th-century discovery of numbers called “quaternions” gave mathematicians a way to describe rotations in space, forever changing physics and …

Physics

Paulina

Science Says 51 Percent of U.S. Employees Are Quitting Their Jobs Right Now. Try These 4 Strategies to Keep Them From Leaving

Last year, Gallup published the third iteration of its State of the American Workplace <i></i>report<i>,</i> an in-depth study created to help business leaders optimize their hiring, engagement, and performance strategies.<p>Collecting data from more than 195,000 U.S. employees, Gallup scientists asked employees to …

Employment

What Is the Linux Kernel?

To casual users and less-than-hardcore fans, Linux is an operating system. To purists, however, the title "Linux" is reserved for the kernel that …

Linux

The Quiet Man Is Unlike Anything I've Ever Played

SEATTLE – After spending half an hour with The Quiet Man, I'm not exactly sure what to think of it – except that I've never played anything quite …

Enix

Bled from above.

What Makes A Human Brain Unique? A Newly Discovered Neuron May Be A Clue

Scientists have taken another step toward understanding what makes the human brain unique.<p>An international team has identified a kind of brain cell that exists in people but not mice, the team reported Monday in the journal <i>Nature Neuroscience.</i><p>"This particular type of cell had properties that had …

The Brain

The Looking Glass makes sci-fi movie-style holograms a reality

The disclaimer at the very beginning of the video should be indication enough that the things you are about to see will blow your minds away. After …

How LG built its Signature appliances to solve problems you didn’t know you had

The task put before LG’s appliance research and design team was as unusual as it was daunting: Create a window for a refrigerator that goes from …

Washing Machines

Amazon has a retro console that can play every NES and SNES game ever… in HD!

Why on Earth would you spend $80 on a Super NES Classic Edition retro console that only plays a handful of games when there’s a much, much better …

Retrogaming

The 100 Best Sci-Fi Books of All Time - A Science Fiction Reading List

<b>1.–10.</b><p>Our favorite science fiction tends to use the future to illuminate and discuss issues in our present. <i>1984</i> is a prime example of this, a …

German Researchers Have Built a Quantum Transistor Using Just a Single Atom

A team of researchers at Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have developed a quantum transistor using just a single atom, and capable of …

Nanotech

The Gun Guru of YouTube

John Correia wants you to prepare for the worst day of your life.<p>Someday John Correia will meet Jesus. As an ordained pastor, he has thought about how their first conversation will go. That is why he keeps his Heckler & Koch VP9 loaded with a 9-mm magazine in pristine condition. “You’re only going …

Self Defense

Brace for a surge in serial killers in 25 years

Did a “broken generation” of soldiers returning from World War II spawn America’s so-called “golden age” of serial killers?<p>That’s the shocking …

Crime

Virgin Galactic’s Rocket Man

Subscribe »<p>A Reporter at Large 08/13/2018<p>The ace pilot risking his life to fulfill Richard Branson’s billion-dollar quest to make commercial space travel a reality.<p>At 5 a.m. on April 5th, Mark Stucky drove to an airstrip in Mojave, California, and gazed at SpaceShipTwo, a sixty-foot-long craft that …

Virgin Galactic

What was the main thing that USA failed to learn after WWII and is costing us so dearly to this very day?

- Advertisement -<p>Americans have failed to understand that WWII had never really been a victory. We keep paying for this collective collusion.<p>by Kevin …

Currying in calculus, PDEs, programming, and categories

Currying is a simple but useful idea. (It’s named after logician Haskell Curry [1] and has noting to do with spicy cuisine.) If you have a function …

Heavens to shine with new ‘star’ as first space sculpture prepares for launch

Look up into the night sky towards the end of October and you may catch sight of a brand new ‘star’ twinkling in the cosmos.<p>The tiny speck of light is not the offspring of a seething nebula, but the world’s first space sculpture, which will orbit the Earth for three weeks this autumn.<p>The length of …

Dead Cells is the best Castlevania game in years

It’s not Dracula’s castle, but it’s close<p>It’s a weird time to be a <i>Castlevania</i> fan. While Netflix has reinvigorated interest in the series with a gloriously violent animated show, the games themselves have dried up since the departure of long-time director Koji Igarashi. The most recent official</i> …

USB stick turns a Mac into a Windows games machine in seconds

A new prototype USB stick called the SuperSpeedBlazer is claimed to turn a Mac in to a Windows 10 machine capable of running the latest games. The …