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China's Cockroach Farms Are A Glimpse Into Our Protein Future

The environmentally friendly way to farm<p>You've heard the arguments. Insects are cheap to grow, easy on the environment, and high in protein and minerals. In contrast, livestock such as pigs and cows are expensive, produce noxious chemicals such as methane and ammonia, and take up land and grains …

Australian education minister admits Aboriginal children 'treated like rubbish'

An Australian education minister has admitted Aborigines are being "treated like rubbish" and attend “appalling” schools, including one where the annual excursion is a several hundred mile trip to McDonald’s.<p>Adrian Piccoli, whose state of New South Wales has the largest number of Aboriginal …

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Advice, Dispensed

Writer/producer/TV host <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> offers his tips on how to travel. Here's just one: "The biggest rip-offs in the world of travel are <b>tourist-trap restaurants</b> in places like <b>Rome</b> or <b>Venice</b>, places where there's so much great food but the overwhelming likelihood is that you're going to get a bad …

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Be Careful What You Tweet Before Boarding an EasyJet Flight

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Today's Travel Lesson: Don't tweet mean things about easyJet just before boarding an easyJet flight. …

Apple hit with $3 million damages in Japanese iPod click wheel dispute

Apple is no stranger to lawsuits targeting the iPhone and iPad, but over in Japan, it's the company's older iPod design that has landed it in hot water. <i>Kyodo News</i> reports that the Tokyo District Court ordered Apple to pay ¥300 million ($3.3 million) to Japanese inventor Norihiko Saito for …

New electric fish found in murky waters

Scientists have identified a new kind of eel-like electric fish, the Akawaio penak, in a remote region of Northern Guyana that is known for its …

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Play 'Real or Fake Fast Food Item?'

Last night on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>, host <b>Jimmy Kimmel</b> asked his audience to play a round of "Real or Fake Fast Food Item?" with various actual and imagined fast food dishes. The idea for the game, Kimmel says, was inspired by the <b>Jack in the Box</b> Jack's Munchie Meal, which includes: two tacos, french …

iPhone and iPad users report severe motion sickness while using iOS 7

Apple's new design style in iOS 7 has had plenty of detractors, but some may have genuine cause for complaint: the zooming and parallax animations across the new operating system have been giving some users bad cases of motion sickness. "The zoom animations ... are literally making me nauseous and …

Asda, offensive halloween costumes and mental health stigma

Asda came under much criticism on Wednesday for selling mental patient halloween costumes. Specifically, this costume.<p>As someone who teaches psychiatry for a living, this costume raises several questions, the main one being "exactly what mental health disorder does this person suffer from?" I'm …

Samsung exec admits Galaxy Gear smartwatch 'lacks something special'

In an unusual bout of frankness, a Samsung official has acknowledged that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch lacks, you know, whatever the Korean is for <i>je ne sais quoi</i>. As reported by the <i>Korea Times</i>, the unnamed official said:<p>"We've acknowledged that our Gear lacks something special. With more investment …

Here's What Happens To Google Employees When They Die

It’s no surprise that the employee benefits of Google are among the best in the land—free haircuts, gourmet food, on-site doctors and high-tech “cleansing” toilets are among the most talked-about—but in a rare interview with Chief People Officer Laszlo Bock I discovered that the latest perk for …

Five tips for the new Camera app on iOS 7

There isn't a single app or screen left unchanged in iOS 7, and the Camera app is no exception. From the way you navigate through the app, to the new option to use live filters when framing a shot -- the entire app has been redone. We've rounded up five new features in the Camera app to help you …

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Al Qaeda-linked rebel leader reported killed in Syria

A leader of an<p>Al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria has been assassinated, activists said Monday, further inflaming hostilities between opposition fighters and potentially throwing into greater disarray those trying to oust PresidentBashar Assad.<p>Abu Abdullah Libi, the self-styled emir of the Islamic …

New California law will let minors digitally erase their online past

Earlier this year Google's Eric Schmidt suggested that the internet should have a "delete" button for individuals that wanted to remove troubling information from the web, and thanks to a new law minors in California will get that chance. The <i>SFGate</i> reports that California governor Jerry Brown …

Here’s what you need to know about the Apple TouchID “hack”

<b>Touch-what?</b><p>You know, the fingerprint sensor built into the Home button on the new iPhone(s aapl) 5s. It’s for unlocking the handset and buying stuff …