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60-inch LED TV only $500, Wii U Console + Skylanders Swap Force drops $80

Looking for an incredibly large LED TV at a bargain-basement price? Today Sears is selling a 60-inch Seiki SE60GY24 LED HDTV for only $500 (plus $70 …

Black Milk announces new album, No Poison, No Paradise, stream “Perfected On Puritan Ave.”

Detroit rapper/producer Curtis Cross, a.k.a. Black Milk, has announced the release of a new studio album, <i>No Poison, No Paradise</i>, due out October 15th …

The Police's Andy Summers Goes Back to Basics With Circa Zero

Late last month Circa Zero made their live debut at L.A.'s El Rey Theater in front of several hundred fans. It's unusual for a new band to headline a …

Soundgarden’s Ben Shepherd Gets Saxy on Dirt-Caked ‘Keystone’

Ben Shepherd continues to show his range as a solo artist with his new track “Keystone,” which premiered over at PureVolume. Whereas “Baron Robber” …

Jack White announces wide release for The White Stripes Elephant reissue

For Record Store Day, Jack White’s Third Man Records released a limited-edition vinyl reissue of The White Stripes’ <i>Elephant</i> (this year marks the 10th …

Brain activity continues in rats after clinical death, study finds

"Near death" experiences are controversial to say the least. A recent <i>Newsweek</i> cover story on one such experience claimed to offer "proof" of the afterlife, only to be widely criticized by scientists for sensationalist and unscientific claims. But now comes scientific proof that for some animals — …

Possible Hints of Consciousness After Death Found in Rats

Author: Brandon Keim. Brandon Keim Science<p>Date of Publication: 08.12.13.<p>Time of Publication: 3:30 pm. 3:30 pm<p>For a brief time after their hearts stop …

Bodies In Motion: Exploring the Human Limits of Future Travel

The limits of travel are defined not by what vehicles can do, but by what vehicles can do to us. So how much can we take?<p>On the morning of October 25, 1999, captain Michael Kling and his first officer, Stephanie Bellegarrigue, piloted a Learjet Model 35 out of Orlando and set a heading for Dallas, …

Plans for 800 mph hyperloop unveiled

A revolutionary high-speed train that would shoot passengers to their destination inside a capsule at 800 miles per hour has been unveiled in California by the technology entrepreneur Elon Musk.<p>Having "pulled an all-nighter" to finesse his plans, Mr Musk declared the Hyperloop could transport …

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In regenerative medicine breakthrough, lab-grown human heart tissue beats on its own

Progress in regenerative medicine has been coming fast and furious in recent months: scientists are now using far-out tissue engineering techniques to restore liver function in mice, regrow human muscle, and even implant bioengineered blood vessels into ailing patients. Now, a team at the …