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When Will the Planet Be Too Hot for Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine.

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La Compagnie's New York To London To Paris Milk Run

Last week French all business class airline La Compagnie launched service between Newark and London Luton.<p>I flew them when they first launched …

A timelapse project with DSLR, Raspberry Pi, Eye-Fi and gphoto2

I needed something to make a time lapse movie of a construction. The basic requirements were:<p>I had done one time lapse project with a GoPro Hero2 and …

How I escaped my pederast

The Bryan Singer scandal brings it all back for me: The drugs, the manipulation and that creepy L.A. man-boy house<p>Ian Grey<p>December 27, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>We’re re-running this story as part of a countdown of the year’s best personal essays. To read all the entries in the series, click here.<p>I met my …

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …

Wearable Technology And Digital Healthcare Strategies Should Shift Focus To Chronic Medical Illness

As we marvel at the gadgets that companies such as Nike, Fitbit, Jawbone and Apple have recently produced and brought to market–gadgets that can record our heart rate, calories expended, and steps taken—one can only think of how this technology could likely be used on a greater scale to help those …

KLM offers priceless opportunity to sleep on a converted airliner

Love airplanes so much you wish you could live on one? Three lucky winners may get the chance to do just that, at least for a night.<p>KLM Royal Dutch …

Francois Gissy's Rocket-Powered Bicycle Hits World Record 207 MPH

A fearless Frenchman has broken the record for fastest bicycle, zooming along at 207 mph thanks to some rocket power.<p>Francois Gissy went on his world record-beating run at a racetrack in Le Castellet in the South of France on Friday, reaching the speed in 4.8 seconds after traveling 250 meters, or …

7 Women Explain Exactly How They Lost Weight Without Going On Crazy Diets

Yep, totally possible.<p>It might be the least-fun "would you rather" in existence: Would you rather <i>not</i> be hangry all the time, or lose 10 pounds?<p>Luckily, you don't have to play that cruel game if you're looking for a way to lose weight. These women are proof: Instead of going on a trendy crash diet …

The Benefits Of The U.S. Oil And Gas Boom Are Permanent, Says Citi

The return of the U.S. as an energy superpower will not be a short-term event with the economic benefits likely to last “at least two generations”, according to the latest research from Citi.<p>That is one of the key findings in a report from the commodities team at the New York-based bank.<p>Titled …

Meet The People Behind The Programs That Are Helping The World Unplug And Recharge

Feeling a little stressed out lately? You're not alone. Seventy-three percent of Americans report feeling stressed out at work, according to a 2013 study, and those feelings have some negative consequences. Stress can cause insomnia, weight gain and depression.<p>Luckily, there's an entire industry …

Everything I Never Told You tops Amazon’s 100 best books of 2014

Amazon.com has chosen Celeste Ng’s debut novel Everything I Never Told You as its book of the year, ahead of a wealth of prominent titles from Richard Flanagan’s Booker-winning The Narrow Road to the Deep North (93rd) to Hilary Mantel’s short story collection The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher …

8 weird things banned at the G20 in Australia

Look, if we are going on past record, Australia hasn't done so well with security at global events. Well one in particular ruined it for all the …

Creative Ways To Raise Money For Your Startup

You have an idea and are willing to put in plenty of sweat equity but you need capital. Now what? Raising seed money is the first challenge entrepreneurs face. However, finding the right source of capital is far more complicated than just getting cash to fuel your business idea. Some entrepreneurs …

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Forget wearable tech, embeddable implants are already here - CNN.com

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Bitcoin ATMs landing in the US

Robocoin's bitcoin ATMs are hitting the United States later this month, Reuters reported Tuesday.<p>Robocoin is installing these automated teller machines in Seattle, Wash., and Austin, Texas. The kiosks will enable a person to buy and sell the digital currency after scanning the user's …

A Look Inside the 2014 Quantified Self Europe Conference

At Quantified Self Labs, we create and host events that bring together our community of trackers, toolmakers, researchers, and other individuals …

Japanese robot crushes competition in robot olympics

If you are ever trapped in a collapsed building, SCHAFT is the robot you’ll want by your side. The a bipedal robot, built by a Japanese team, just …

Plastic skin lights up on contact, may lead to touchscreens everywhere (video)

Flexible circuitry is frequently a one-way affair -- we've seen bendy displays and touch layers, but rarely both in one surface. UC Berkeley is at last merging those two technologies through a plastic skin whose display reacts to touch. By curing a polymer on top of a silicon wafer, the school's …

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Solar Impulse: interviewing a man on an 18-hour solar-powered flight

This week CEO of Solar Impulse André Borschberg is piloting a solar-powered airplane from Phoenix Arizona to Dallas Texas in a record-breaking 18 …

Mike Eddy on Twitter: "Brady Forrest from @PCHAccelerator & his electric spinning vehicle #makehiw http://t.co/ktlH453r1D"

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