Paul Sean Moreno

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'Dark Days': Retracing The Steps Of A Heavy Metal Tragedy

Heavy metal is one music culture whose concerts can get pretty aggressive. Stage divers often try to climb up with the band then launch themselves into the awaiting arms of the audience — or that's the idea. In the city of Prague in 2010, one fan wasn't so lucky: At a particularly unruly show by …

Crime

10 Steps to Wean U.S. Foreign Policy Off Militarism

President Obama, after spending most of his time in office pursuing foreign policies similar to those of George Bush, has now discovered diplomacy. While he hasn't stopped U.S. military intervention overseas, including his signature drone strikes, he has brokered two historic deals: one with Cuba …

Laurence Fishburne Joins Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt in Sci-Fi Film PASSENGERS

A Newcomer's Photographic Jaunt Around Austin, Texas

During my first visit to Austin, Texas, I had no car. Over the course of four days, I walked as much as my body could withstand in the high heat and photographed the Live Music Capital of the World's urban textures. Should you stay downtown or in East Austin and find yourself sightseeing on foot, …

What’s the Deal with Paranormal Ectoplasm?

Short answer: It’s spiritualist bunk that reflected the science of its time<p>Nineteenth-century physiologist Charles Richet first used the term ectoplasm to describe a strange material that seemed to flow from spiritual mediums during a séance. Doughy strings appeared to ooze from their bodies and …

U.S. researchers show computers can be hijacked to send data as sound waves | Reuters

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A team of security researchers has demonstrated the ability to hijack standard equipment inside computers, printers and millions of other devices in order to send information out of an office through sound waves.<p>A man types on a computer keyboard in Warsaw in this February 28, …

Las Vegas

New tidal energy system could help power UK, say developers | Reuters

Harnessing tidal power around the UK’s coast has so far been limited by the cost of the large dams and barrages required and unpredictable results.<p>A British company, in conjunction with Oxford University researchers, believes it has devised a way to overcome this obstacle by creating a new type of …

Hydroelectric Power

Fantastic Four review - a dawdling indie drama dressed up in superhero garb

The latest Marvel comic-book adventure is straining for indie credibility while moving at a glacial pace – wasting some fine actors in the process<p>Josh Trank’s debut, Chronicle, made ten times its $12m budget. You suspect that’s where his troubles began. Fantastic Four arrives weighed down by …

Comics

11 Foods That Were The Kale Of Their Time

When you hear "food trend," do you think kale and bacon, or fondue and Tang? Turns out, our love affair with fads is as old as America's culinary history itself. Here, the passing trends that were once the kale of their time.<p><b>1910: Hellman's Mayonnaise</b><p>Skirt hems were rising, and new processed foods …

Hiroshima 70th Anniversary: Nuclear Bomb 'Should Never Be Used Again'

Seven decades after the U.S. dropped two atomic bombs on Japan, a 99-year-old veteran refuses to give up his life’s mission — to ensure nuclear warfare never happens again.<p>The city of Hiroshima on early Thursday (7 p.m. ET Wednesday) commemorated the 1945 moment when "Little Boy" instantly killed …

World War II

Images of Microsoft's next flagship Lumia prototype leak out

If you've been hankering for some powerful new Lumia hardware, feast your eyes on the first images of a prototype of Microsoft's upcoming flagship phone, courtesy of a (soon to be fired) leaker on the WPXAP forums. For the past few years, Microsoft has focused more on delivering mid-range and …

Beauty and the Beach

Every beach has its beauty. Saint-Tropez has Brigitte Bardot, Jamaica has Bond girl Ursula Andress, and Miami has Gisele Bündchen. From the 1940s …

Apple is in talks to launch its own virtual network service in the US and Europe

Sources close to Apple say the company is privately trialling an MVNO service in the US but is also in talks with telecoms companies in Europe about bringing the service there too.<p>An MVNO is a virtual carrier network that sees technology companies lease space from established carriers and sell it …

Can Joe Biden beat Hillary Clinton?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Joe Biden might run for president -- but his own relationships and political chops are the only elements of a campaign he has in place right now.<p>Amid questions about Hillary Clinton's authenticity, the vice president's aides and associates see his gaffe-prone, yet honest …

Government

See The Winning Photos From Our Blue Moon Instagram Contest

The next one isn’t until 2018<p>The only way to really see a blue moon is after an event like a volcanic eruption or a wildfire pollutes the sky. Particles of ash 1 micron thick — which are about 100 times smaller than the width of a human hair — can block red light, letting blue light pass through so …

Articles about house week comfortable home made two shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless …

Architecture

Eye-scanning tech used to track terrorists adapted to help find missing children

A technology developed for identifying terrorists is being adapted to help find missing children.<p>Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed high-resolution cameras they hope to place at major checkpoints -- like airports -- to scan a person's iris from 40 feet away.<p>"Physical …

Science Wants To Help You Straighten Your Hair Without Frying It

Step away from the straightening iron<p>Those of us with unruly, curly manes are constantly searching for ways to tame them. For those who choose to straighten their hair using heat (applied with gadgets like flatirons), getting the desired look without singeing the hair into an amorphous mass is …

Articles about 5 super cozy bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

The modern bedroom is a personal place that reflects your style and offers respite at the end of the day.<p>Embrace your primordial instincts with a lesson from the happiest nation in the world.<p>Peek inside Argentinean architect and furniture designer Alejandro Sticotti's indoor-outdoor bedroom in his …

Fabrication

World's best bookstores from London to Los Angeles | CNN Travel

Los Angeles

A Glimpse Into the Alliance Between Sony and Zeiss

Sony and Zeiss are two brand names that appear together on many of Sony’s cameras and lenses. For the past two decades, the Japanese and German …

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

Alzheimer's Disease

Taylor Swift: Apple Crusader, #GirlSquad Captain, and the Most Influential 25-Year-Old in America

As Taylor Swift shot to superstardom, it was often a lonely orbit. But now, with a high style sorority and a newfound strength, Josh Duboff discovers the 1989 singer shows no signs of backing down.<p>When I arrive at London’s Savoy hotel on a Friday morning in June, Taylor Swift greets me with a hug …

Miley Cyrus

Deadpool - Teaser 1

A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers and adopts the …

A new firmware worm can infect Macs without a data connection

Apple computers have always been touted as more secure than other PCs because their firmware couldn’t be penetrated. Unfortunately, that’s no longer true, as a newly created self-replicating worm has shown.<p>Wired reports that security researchers Xeno Kovah and Trammell Hudson demonstrated a …

Firmware

The military operation in Gaza that still haunts Israel one year later

On Aug. 2014, a young Israeli officer was abducted near this Gaza farmhouse. After the soldier disappeared, Israel fired thousands of bombs into densely populated civilian areas, Amnesty International says.<p>A young Israeli officer was abducted Aug. 1, 2014, shattering a 72-hour cease-fire in the …

Israel

Final Clean Power Plan Drops Support For Existing Nuclear Plants

The final version of President Obama’s Clean Power Plan does not include aid to existing nuclear power plants at risk of closing because they can’t compete with cheaper natural gas and renewables—a list that includes some of the nation’s most controversial reactors, including Indian Point and Three …

Energy