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Supermoon To Dominate Weekend Sky

The largest full moon of the year will grace the night sky Sunday as our nearest neighbor in space makes its closest approach.<p>The moon will reach its closest perigee of 2013, dominating the sky. For about a half-hour of the event, the moon will also turn full — a confluence of events that produces …

The Secret Life Of Produce

Grocery-store produce behave differently in light and dark, study finds.<p>Ever planted a potato that sprouted after you brought it home from the store? If so, you already know that your grocery-store produce is still, in many ways, alive. (If not, you should try it! Fun <i>and</i> frugal.)<p>Plant parts, such …

Pathfinding is the key to putting robot pack mules in the field - ExtremeTech

By on June 22, 2013 at 10:01 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It won’t be long now before …

Your Last Minute Guide to the Supermoon

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Have no fear, the supermoon is here. Again. It's the time of year when the moon will spend the night …

What Are The Least Essential Organs In The Human Body?

Asking for a friend.<p>There are two schools of thought when it comes to ranking organs in terms of their utility or lack thereof. According to one theory, the least essential parts are those that come in pairs. Giving up an eye or ear wouldn't be too bad, the thinking goes, so long as you keep the …

Talk to the hand: No, really, it's a glove phone

A British designer develops a glove that works like a phone. Yes, you talk into the pinkie. Why didn't Google think of this?<p>I have had the impression for some time that Google has thought of everything.<p>This impression was mainly fostered by Google, which seems intent not merely on knowing …

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Watch full supermoon in HD here

It's a great night to be a luna-tic. Watch the perigee full moon here starting at 6 p.m. PDT and send Crave your best shots of the massive moon.<p>The perigee full moon, a.k.a the "supermoon" is nearly upon us, to the delight of werewolves and other lunar fanatics everywhere.<p>Despite the many fears …

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Japanese Scientist May Have To Grow His Human Organs In American Pigs

Come to our fine nation, Dr. Nakauchi. We have excellent snack foods and you can grow all the human-pig organs you want. In some states, at least.<p>Hiromitsu Nakauchi is one of the most prominent stem-cell researchers in the world, and over the past few years, he's been cruising along a path that …

Welcome to AT&T Park’s new social media cafe – home of the giant Tweetdeck

The Giants have always been big on social media – with 1.7 million Facebook fans, 435,000 Twitter followers and more than a quarter-million Instagram followers. And AT&T Park is the sports venue most checked-into by Facebook fans. (Dodgers Stadium is seventh, FYI.) The team closest to Silicon …

Use avocados to make healthier desserts

You've probably had avocados on salads and sandwiches, but would you satisfy your sweet tooth with avocado chocolate pudding or cake with avocado "buttercream" frosting? Increasingly, gourmet chefs and foodies are saying yes.<p>Avocado desserts have long been familiar to vegans. The fruit can be used …

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Giant Snake Opens Door, Nightmares (VIDEO)

Julius, the 16-foot albino burmese python, will forever be in your dreams... and not in a good way.<p><i>Via Mashable</i><p><b>WATCH:</b>

The New Anchorman 2 Trailer Has Arrived

Up until now, the only thing that we really knew about <i>Anchorman 2</i> was that Will Ferrell and Co. were trying to cram every star under the sun into approximately 120 minutes of film time. But last night the brand spanking new trailer for the sequel to the 2004 comedy classic hit the cat tubes, and we …

Brazilian politicians struggle with how to respond to another night of protests

As demonstrations continued in Brazil for another night, President Dilma Rousseff attempted to co-ordinate a government response among senior …

Fox News Flack Irena Briganti Tried to Scrub Her Bad Online Reputation

In <i>New York</i> magazine this week, Graeme Wood explores the world of paid online "reputation management" firms, which charge up to $10,000 per month to …

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The Great Barrier Reef we stand to lose – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/19/great-barrier-reef-in-pictures<p>720<p>As the UN pressures Australia to better protect the reef, …