Shlok Avlani

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Engadget's smartphone buyer's guide: fall 2013

As the leaves turn to gold and flutter from the trees, the Engadget team digs out their scarves and mittens to get ready for the mad rush of phone launches that take place ahead of the holiday season. We've seen big devices (both large and high-profile ones) enter the world over the last few …

JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

Is this the stomach-turning truth about what the Neanderthals ate? http://gu.com/p/3jtve/fb There are other, equally valid but decidedly more grizzly explanations to account for those microscopic fragments of herbs and plants found in Neanderthal teeth. Photograph: Corbis

South Africa, home to 83% of Africa's rhinos and 73% of all wild rhinos worldwide, has been suffering a rhino-poaching crisis since 2008. And the country is no exception: poaching is surging across the continent, according to Save the Rhino, a conservation group. Somehow rhino lovers have to convince buyers that they do not want rhino horn http://econ.st/1hj21x5

Iron Man 3: the technology behind Tony Stark's suit

When it comes to both fashion and firepower, it's fair to say that Tony Stark is Marvel Universe's ultimate suited and booted Super Hero. And with Marvel’s Iron Man 3, his weaponised wardrobe gets an upgrade that's guaranteed to blow his enemies - and audiences - away.<p>From Iron Man through to Iron …

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Alt-week 09.15.13: Record-breaking glass, nature's gears, and Hubble's huge find

<i>Alt-week takes a look at the best science and alternative tech stories from the last seven days.</i><p>This week's alternative roundup focuses on exploration, experimentation and discovery -- both on land and in space. Here on Earth, Cornell's stumbled upon a new glass that breaks records and researchers …