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Are you ready for Mass Effect: Andromeda?

If you’re as excited as we are to step into the Pathfinder’s boots and explore a new galaxy in Mass Effect: Andromeda, check here to make sure you …

Andromeda

List Of Top 10 Best Tourist Destinations In The World That You Should Visit

It’s that time of the year when you will be planning for a holiday in the next few months because the end of the year is coming soon. Maybe you can …

European Travel

Ghost in the Shell trailer: First full look at Scarlett Johansson in controversial manga adaptation

Paramount has finally released the first trailer for its adaptation of the Japanese manga <i>Ghost in the Shell</i>; following a lengthy tease of six …

New tech gear of the month: review round-up (August 2016)

Madrona Labs Virta<p><b>There have been plugins aplenty here at MusicRadar, as our reviews team has grappled with the great and the good of the software</b> …

Music Production

This Blackbird adjustable rig can morph into any car for film shoots - Pocket-lint

Ever see a car commercial with a small caption that warns something along the lines of "model shown may not match your vehicle exactly"? Well, thanks …

A New Dimension in Home Buying: Virtual Reality

The goggles were strapped to my face like a scuba mask. Only instead of fish, a studio apartment was wavering in my field of vision.<p>I moved forward, trying to enter the bathroom. Feeling slightly seasick, I hit the wall. This was embarrassing. I tried again and smacked into the door frame.<p>“Are you …

Virtual Reality

This High School Senior Surprised Every Girl at His School With Flowers

#ManOfTheYear.<p>File this under extreme acts of kindness: In honor of Valentine's Day, Hayden Godfrey, 17, handed out flowers to all 834 girls at his high school Thursday.<p>The gift was the result of years of planning. The high school senior from Utah originally had the idea in middle school, after …

McDonald's

Review: Stacked brings true wireless charging to the iPhone, but there's a catch

The iPhone doesn’t have wireless charging capabilities, but it can. Stacked, a system based on a case and wireless chargers, brings true wireless charging to your iPhone — with a few catches.<p>The core case is much like any other battery case; a Jay Leno-like chin at the bottom helps to hide …

Gear & Gadgets

Arsenal transfer news and rumours: 'Gunners eye 'mystery striker' if Karim Benzema deal falls through'

Transfers: Latest news, rumours and gossip for Arsenal FC in 2015. Alexandre Lacazette, Edin Dzeko and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang all being linked with move to Emirates<p><b>Arsenal transfer news and rumours</b><p>It's not just Manchester United keeping their transfer cards close to their chests - Arsenal are …

Your New Ride To Space

You don’t need a rocket to leave Earth. There’s a slower, gentler trip in the works—and it comes with a cocktail.<p>When Alan Eustace lifted off into space from the New Mexico desert this past October, it was with a quiet whoosh, and a slight jostle of his harness. The 57-year-old computer scientist …

Energy-positive townhouses power Boston’s grid with renewable energy

1/10<p>Roxbury E+ by ISA<p>Interface Studio Architects (ISA)’s LEED Platinum Roxbury E+ townhouses are paving the way toward more energy-efficient housing …

Renewable Energy

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There’s a reason why herb gardens are often called ‘kitchen’ gardens. Firstly, they can be grown right in your kitchen, indoors, any time of year! …

HIV strain came from gorillas, study finds

Western lowland gorillas in southern Cameroon appear to be the source for the second-most-lethal category of the immunodeficiency virus that crossed into humans, a new study suggests.<p>The category, called<p>HIV-1 group O, has not been nearly as dangerous to humans as group M, which has infected more …

Public Health

Hard Feelings: Science’s Struggle to Define Emotions

While it's possible for researchers to study facial expressions, brain patterns, behavior, and more, each of these is only part of a more elusive whole.<p>When Paul Ekman was a grad student in the 1950s, psychologists were mostly ignoring emotions. Most psychology research at the time was focused on …

Consciousness

Spacecraft Launched to Watch Earth and Warn of Solar Storms

From a million miles away, an Earth-watching satellite will issue solar storm warnings.<p><i>Update: The DSCOVR spacecraft launched Wednesday, February 11, at 6:03 p.m. EST. The 1,256-pound (570 kilogram) observatory will take about 110 days to reach its orbital position and begin operations.</i><p>A planned …

Space

How Supercomputing Is Cracking The Mysteries Of Human Origins

The power of petaflops penetrates the mists of time<p>A Texas supercomputer capable of 9.6 quadrillion operations per second has solved a thorny problem in genetics, by looking at the bones of a young boy who died 24,000 years ago in Mal’ta in south-central Siberia.<p>Existing genetic models have …