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8 Things You Should be Making in your Waffle Iron Recipe

This post is all about putting your waffle iron to use. We have a really great waffle maker, and I use it regularly, but pretty much only for my …

'All-Nighter' Jellyfish Study Reveals the Origins of Human Sleep

"The brain isn't a necessary component."<p>Tim Cook famously cuts his beauty rest short by waking up at 3:45 a.m., but even the overachieving Apple CEOs …

The BMW M550d Is a Quad-Turbo Diesel Wagon

BMW has concocted a recipe that will have many car enthusiasts salivating: a diesel-powered, nearly 400-hp, all-wheel-drive, quad-turbocharged 5-series that is available as a wagon. It’s called the M550d xDrive, and it joins the V-8–powered M550i as the second M Performance model in the new …

BMW built a diesel wagon with FOUR turbochargers

BMW really does stash away a good deal of its forbidden fruit in Europe, never to see the light of day in the US. The M550d xDrive is the latest vehicle to continue this trend.<p>The M550d xDrive is the pinnacle of BMW's performance diesel portfolio, a family we sadly do not get in the United States. …

Earth was hit with a devastating comet strike around 11,000 BC, ancient stone carvings reveal

The stone carvings were found in Turkey's Göbekli Tepe.<p>Ancient stone carvings, found in what is widely considered to be "the world's first temple", …

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Editor's Blog Photo credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/ShutterstockScience often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to …

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A Huge Unnamed Dwarf Planet, Almost the Size of Pluto, Has Been Hiding in Our Solar System

In a universe full of planets, 2007 OR10 is something special. It’s big, just slightly smaller than the size of Pluto. And it’s close, within our …

Cancer scientists find way to halt spread of the disease by making cells 'literally get stuck'

Scientists have discovered that existing drugs can make cancer cells “literally just get stuck”, preventing them from spreading throughout the …

A Major Mystery About Earth's Magnetic Field Has Just Been Solved

For the first time, physicists have observed a mysterious process called magnetic reconnection—wherein opposing magnetic field lines join up, …

There's Something Strange Happening to Those Bright Spots on Ceres

For over a year, Ceres’ bright spots have dazzled astronomers and the space-loving public alike. The glimmers became a little less mysterious in …