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Forget 3D: holograms are coming to smartphones

Forget FaceTime – why not say hello with a hologram? Imagine making a holo-call on your phone, with a 3D image of the caller appearing to leap out at …

Augmented Reality

Adidas’ limited edition sneakers are made from recycled ocean waste

Last year, Adidas unveiled a prototype 3D-printed sneaker made from recycled plastic ocean waste. The design was a collaboration with Parley for the Oceans, an organization that raises awareness about the environmental destruction of the oceans. Now, Adidas and Parley have launched a competition to …

It’s not just college students. Higher education itself is experiencing a mental health crisis

Graduation: classically peppered by parties, gifts, and champagne toasts to the happy memories of university life.<p>Not all the seniors donning their caps and gowns during this year’s commencement season will be leaving behind four years of joy and wonder, however. Far from it. For tens of thousands, …

Mental Health

Where's the edge of the universe?

We all know that the universe is expanding, right? Well, if you weren't aware, now you are. We live in an expanding universe: Every galaxy is flying away from every other galaxy. This naturally leads to a common question: If the universe is expanding, what's it expanding <i>into</i>? More universe? …

Asia's underrated places: 9 great travel attractions | CNN Travel

12 Easy Ways to Get Over Your Laziness | Inc.com

Being highly productive isn't a natural talent for everyone. Some of us have a naturally strong work ethic, while others really like our sitting-around time. But we always seem to find time for the things we want to do.<p>Laziness, on the other hand, appears for very specific reasons. Maybe we don't …

How astronomers could find the 'real' planet Krypton

<b>(CNN) —</b> The search for exoplanets, worlds orbiting stars other than our own, has become a major field of research in the last decade -- with nearly 2,000 such planets discovered to date. So the release of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice got me thinking: does Superman's home planet of Krypton …

Astronomers may have found the fastest spinning object in the universe

If you saw it, you might sniff at something so insignificant, yet it represents the final farewell of chewed up stars as their remains whirl down the throat of an 18 billion solar mass black hole, one of the most massive-known in the universe.<p>Astronomers know the object as OJ 287, a quasar that …

Around the World in 50 Amazing Gardens

From Austria to New Zealand, the globe is full of beautiful blooms and unique landscaping styles.<p>From Austria to New Zealand, the globe is full of beautiful blooms and unique landscaping styles.

Costa Rica

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2000 March 9 - Sun Storm: A Coronal Mass Ejection

<b>Sun Storm: A Coronal Mass Ejection</b> <b><br>Credit:</b> SOHO Consortium, ESA, NASA<p><b>Explanation:</b> Late last month another erupting filament lifted off the active …

The Bundle Bed Might Be The Ultimate Sleeping Bag for Car Camping

The Bundle Bed Might Be The Ultimate Sleeping Bag for Car Camping With its built-in air mattress, pillow, and sheets, this sleeping bag is almost as …

Camping

12 Habits Of The Most Productive People

You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets.<p>Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, these super-achievers have been to Crossfit, hit inbox zero, and nailed the rough draft of that …

Something Big You May Have Missed About Matt Damon's Watch Last Night

It's by Van Cleef & Arpels, and it tracks the orbits of six planets in real time.<p>The media storm that accompanies the Oscars makes it seem like the universe revolves around Hollywood's every move. Of course, that's not actually the case—unless you're talking about Matt Damon. Because last night, as …

Extensify: a simple and easy-to-use tweak store for non-jailbroken iPhones [Video]

Extensify is a highly anticipated app release from developers Majd Alfhaily and Kevin Ko that’s been in the works for quite some time. This weekend it will finally be launched as a part of a limited rollout.<p>Extensify is best described as a tweak store that allows you to change the properties of App …

Pluto's Moon Charon Is Bursting at The Seams, Astronomers Find

Moons can get stretch marks, too.<p>Charon, one of Pluto's moons, is known primarily for its odd landscape full of valleys and ridges that make it look …

13 Useful Websites That Every College Student Should Not Miss

We’ve all been there. A seemingly endless number of lessons, textbook readings, homework assignments, essays, research papers, and those dreaded …

How To Kick Ass In Business, From A Google Exec

Major key: If Valeisha Butterfield-Jones says it, she gets it done. Let Google's new head of black community engagement teach you the way.<p>Let's say you're a tech behemoth worth $66 billion. So ingrained are you in modern culture that your name has become a verb in our lexicon, shorthand for how to …

7 reasons why airlines can bump you

Most of us realize we need to be on our best behavior while traveling by air. Gate crews and flight attendants are particularly concerned about the possibility of a petulant passenger going off the rails. But you might not realize that airlines are empowered to bump you from your flight or your …

The Bible and science: The ultimate power couple

Many people today see science and the Bible as a bitterly divorced couple and feel forced to take sides. It’s a real tragedy because notwithstanding the impression created by extremists on both sides, the two are in fact remarkably harmonious.<p>As a theoretical physicist and Christian, I have …

5 Planets Will Be Visible in the Sky at Once This Week

It's the first time in 10 years that they have aligned this way.<p>If you can manage to bundle up and brave the morning chill, you're in for an amazing show for the next four weeks. From January 20 to February 20, all five planets will be visible in the sky for predawn and dawn stargazers, according …

ISIS 'Releases New Video' Threatening Russia

The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS, also written ISIL) purportedly released a graphic video and audio statement threatening an attack …

Mormons' unChristian policy on LGBTQ

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sometimes in the history of a religion there are moments of decision — events that set the course of the group for generations. Today, members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) are living through such a moment.<p>Last week, the governing council of the church, the …

The B-Mode Story You Haven’t Heard - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality | PBS

It’s a tough time to be a B-mode.<p>B-modes rocketed to fame in March 2014, when a team of scientists working on an experiment called BICEP2 announced …

Let there be light: Handwritten draft of King James Bible reveals the secrets of its creation

Every great work of literature is a product of meticulous editing and revision. The King James is no exception<p>The King James Bible may well be the greatest work of literature ever written by committee—and now we know a bit more about the collaboration that produced it.<p>Jeffrey Allen Miller, an …

Why we haven't discovered life on other planets - and why it hasn't discovered us (yet)

The Night Sky in September: If other planets share Earth's history of ice ages, why would aliens have found us? That, and news about this month's Blood Moon, in our monthly astronomy column<p>The Nasa image by Niccolo Bonfadini shows columns of ice driven by wind into giant towers in Finnish Lapland, …

Too Much Denim or Never Enough? Two Vogue Writers Face Off

It’s no secret that the business of denim is booming. There’s more of it than you can shake a stick at, with new lines launching every season. Is this outpouring of jeans good or bad? Below, two Vogue.com staffers face off.<p>Kristin Anderson Makes the Case for More:<p>My jeans wardrobe has never looked …

Clothing

Woman Inspired By ‘Mr. Robot’ Hides Hacking Kit In Her Platform Heels

Engineer SexyCyborg lives in Shenzhen, China, and recently became of a fan of the really good show <i>Mr. Robot</i>. The series is a far more realistic depiction of hacking than the typical show, from the relatively non-theatrical methods of using tor exit node exploits to catch a child pornographer, to …

Turn any television in your house into a huge touchscreen with this $130 gadget

The way we interact with screens has changed drastically over the past few decades. We rarely go more than a day without touching the display of a …