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US ultra-conservatives target carbon tax in online advertising campaign

Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the ultra-conservative group funded by the Koch oil billionaires, is launching a series of adverts that target …

National Geographic Magazine

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Vince Gilligan on Final Season of 'Breaking Bad': 'There Will Be Blood'

Creator hints at what's in store for Walter White<p>Vince Gilligan promises in a new interview that the upcoming final season of <i>Breaking Bad</i> will …

The 8 best places to buy cool (and cheap!) kids' clothes right now

You don’t have to spend a fortune to give your child a stylish boost in the school yard this year. In fact, there are loads of affordable options …

Clothing

The Man Behind the Google Brain: Andrew Ng and the Quest for the New AI

There's a theory that human intelligence stems from a single algorithm.<p>The idea arises from experiments suggesting that the portion of your brain …

Apple Reveals Images of What iOS 7 Will Look Like on iPad and iPad mini

Apple’s developer preview of iOS 7 has been out for a few days now – but so far we have not seen the software demoed on an iPad, or even what the …

California man uses iPhone GPS to track down thieves

A GPS tracking system saves the day, again. One man uses it to find his stolen bag full of valuables, including his laptop, iPad, and iPhone.<p>Smartphone thieves beware. If you steal an iPhone, the owner can track you. That's what a California man did when robbed of his laptop, iPhone and iPad, …

Track Down

While other US allies demand answers on the Edward Snowden revelations about mass US surveillance of private citizens, the Australian government wants the whole thing to go away. Fail, says Bernard Keane: http://bit.ly/13JlAZr

Uneasiness about a woman in power unleashes a sexist maelstrom

These are public events where people are either known or are visible and can, to some extent, be held to account for their actions.<p>Venture into the …

More bodies found after asylum seeker boat sinks near Christmas Island

At least 13 people are dead after an asylum seeker boat capsized near Christmas Island.<p>Home Affairs Minister Jason Clare says authorities are …

Ex-CIA worker Edward Snowden revealed as US spy agency whistleblower

Britain's Guardian newspaper has identified a 29-year-old former CIA technical worker as the source for leaks about US spy agencies that have rattled …

Lost horizons: mediaeval city uncovered

Archaeologists and exploration and mapping experts have uncovered more than two dozen previously unrecorded temples and evidence of ancient canals, …

Archaeology