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Private Sydney: With the demise of his second marriage, and having dated some of the most beautiful and desirable women on this planet, the one thing that has eluded billionaire casino magnate James Packer is something money presumably can not buy: a lifelong partner. Andrew Hornery reports. http://ow.ly/oSk9S

Scientists Find Life Buried Under An Antarctic Lake

Scientists at the British Antarctic Survey have announced that they’ve confirmed the presence of life in samples of mud from the bottom of a subglacial lake in Antarctica. The team’s findings have been published in the journal <i>Diversity</i>.<p>The research team conducted their work at Lake Hodgson, on the …

NASA Scientists Answer Your Burning Questions About Voyager 1

Voyager 1 has officially entered interstellar space. How long will the spacecraft have power? When might it reach another star? The NASA team answered these questions and more on Reddit.<p>NASA announced yesterday that its Voyager 1 spacecraft, which blasted off in 1977 and is the farthest human-made …

The Week In Numbers: A One-Way Trip To Mars, The Next Space Shuttle, And More

<b>$3.6 billion</b>: the funding a team of engineers needs to complete development of the Synergistic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine, a new type of engine that could make runway-to-orbit space missions a reality<p><b>2,656</b>: the number of times these three astronauts orbited Earth during their 166 days aboard the …

Alarming Satellite GIFs Show Russia's Extreme Flooding

The Russia-China border is practically a lake now.<p><i>LANCE/EOSDIS MODIS Rapid Response Team at NASA GSFC</i><p>Since mid-August, floods have plagued the Amur River region, the dividing line between eastern Russia and China. Chinese state media have called it the worst flooding in a century. Here's what the …

Latest from the tech labs: insects with gears and electric spider silk

<b>Top gear for bugs</b><p>Engineers taking their ideas from nature is nothing new – from early attempts at flight, to adhesives based on mussels and communications networks that act like hives – but sometimes scientists are surprised to find humans have created concepts, when nature got there first.<p>The …

Remote Antarctic Trek Reveals A Glacier Melting From Below

Scientists watching Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier from space have noticed with some alarm that it has been surging toward the sea.<p>If it were to melt entirely, global sea levels would rise by several feet.<p>The glacier is really, really remote. It's 1,800 miles from McMurdo, the U.S. base station …

Moon’s near side is its dark side

Moon image via US Naval Observatory<p>Tonight – September 30, 2017 – see if you can make out the dark areas on tonight’s waxing gibbous moon. These …

World's First 'Invisible' Skyscraper Is Not Made Of Metamaterials, Sadly

Still really weird and cool, though<p>We've long been interested in the progression of invisibility, which, for us, usually relies on crazy foundations like metamaterials. So when we heard that U.S.-based GDS Architects was working on an <i>invisible skyscraper</i> in South Korea, our ears perked up. Turns …

Jay Leno said he's glad he ordered his McLaren P1 in this color. Which color would you order yours in? Video -> http://bit.ly/15TKOb6

Smallest Roadworthy Car enters Guinness Book of World Records [w/video]

If you thought the Smart Fortwo was a small car, think again. The 2014 edition of the Guinness World Records features the <i>real</i> world's "Smallest Roadworthy Car" – a vehicle measuring just over two feet high and four feet long. Created by Phoenix native Austin Coulson, the comically toy-like car can …

Top Gear picks its 50 greatest cars from past 20 years

Our friends at <i>Top Gear</i> (the magazine, not the TV show) are currently celebrating the publication's twentieth birthday. In honor of that milestone, the BBC-owned book is naming what it thinks are the 50 greatest cars from the past 20 years. Now, this is TG's list, which means it's a bit more focused …

Steve McQueen's amazing Idaho ranch can be yours for $7.4M

Legendary Hollywood actor and motorcycle and race car enthusiast Steve McQueen's Pioneer Moon Ranch is for sale. Located on more than 500 acres just outside Idaho's Sun Valley Resort, the sprawling $7.4-million-dollar property comes with a large two-story log home and – here's the exciting part – …

Microsoft teases image of retail edition Xbox One

Microsoft is teasing its upcoming Xbox One release with an image of the "very first Xbox One off the assembly line," according to a tweet from Major Nelson.<p>The image, which you can view below, features a green box with the console's picture. Earlier this month, Major Nelson revealed that the first …

Weekly Replay - GTA characters, Final Fantasy XIV review, and more

One of the most anticipated games of the year is just about ready to drop on retailers everywhere and we are getting ready for the release. Reminisce …

Grand Theft Auto 5 street date reportedly broken

Rockstar Games is "investigating" early arrivals of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> from online retailer Amazon, Games Industry International reports.<p><i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> is set for an official release Tuesday, Sept. 17. Some buyers who pre-ordered the game received it as early as this weekend, according to photos …

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Furious North Queensland Cowboys fans demand team return to finals after ref's blunder costs elimination win

FURIOUS North Queensland Cowboys fans are taking to the web in a grass-roots campaign to get their team back into the NRL finals following a referee …

Cowboys fans call for a do-over

An angry coach Neil Henry rejected a personal apology from NRL chief executive Dave Smith - and that's been echoed by fans who have taken to …

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Microsoft yanks its hilarious anti-iPhone commercial (video)

Microsoft recently yanked a series of commercials that pretty much ridicule rival smartphone maker Apple. (If you haven’t seen any of them yet, I’d highly recommend checking out the embedded video below if you feel like a good laugh.)<p>The premise of the commercial series overall is that there’s a …

Why PS Vita TV Could Be a Game Changer

Is the set-top box one of Sony's most exciting new products?<p>Last night, Sony surprised the world with the PS Vita TV — a $99 or $150 console that …

Samsung Galaxy Core is real: low-end specs, 4.3-inch WVGA display and a dual-SIM option

Whenever a Samsung flagship arrives, it's never long before we see a fleet of lower-spec handsets swimming in its wake. The latest Remora to come out from the shadow of its bigger brother (and the rumor mill) is the Galaxy Core, a 4.3-inch handset offering a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB …

Sony Xperia Tablet Z review: the company's best Android tablet yet

It wasn't all that long ago that every month offered up yet another Android tablet for review. While Samsung is still producing plenty, the output of Google-powered slabs has generally slowed, replaced by a steady stream of Windows 8 / RT hardware often from the very same manufacturers that were …

Sprint Vital leaks out: 5-inch HD display, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 13MP camera, Android 4.1 (video)

Looks like Sprint really is prepping a 5-inch Android flagship of its own: the Vital. Thanks to an anonymous source, <i>Engadget's</i> received a motherlode of details on the upcoming, white-labeled device, giving us a glimpse at everything from renders to a slickly produced promo video. Based on the …