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FDA approves genetically modified apples and potatoes for consumption

Consumers may soon be able to buy genetically modified apples that don't brown and potatoes that resist black bruising spots.<p>The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it approved both crops for consumption, concluding they were "safe and nutritious as their conventional counterparts. "<p>The …

Agriculture

Light Photographed As A Wave And A Particle For The First Time

Seeing is believing<p>Scientists have long known that light can behave as both a particle and a wave—Einstein first predicted it in 1909. But no experiment has been able to show light in both states simultaneously. Now, researchers at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland have …

U.S. court rules that phone passcodes are protected by the 5th Amendment, but fingerprints aren’t

While Touch ID makes sense for most of us as a secure and convenient way to protect our phones, there is one group of people who may want to stick to good old-fashioned passcodes: criminals.<p>A Virginia District Court has ruled that while phone passcodes are protected by the 5th Amendment, which says …

To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone is obsessed with the habits of the wealthy these days. The great irony is, if successful people concerned themselves with that sort of nonsense they never would have made it big in the first place. Truth is, none of …

Entrepreneurship

Here's Where We Think The World's Nukes Are Stored — And What It Says About Global Security

As they stress throughout their paper, which was also published under FAS's auspices, tracking the number and location of the world's nuclear warheads is an inherently uncertain endeavor. Nuclear-armed powers don't tend to reveal information about other countries' programs, and some governments, …

This Fall, Minorities Will Outnumber White Students in U.S. Schools

A new study shows the changing demographics in American education.<p>While 62 percent of the total U.S. population was classified as non-Hispanic white in 2013, when public schools start this fall their racial landscape will reflect a different America.<p>According to a new report by the National Center …

Parks Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.<p>The Park Service said Wednesday the interim rule …

Vladimir Putin signs historic $20bn oil deal with Iran to bypass Western sanctions

Five-year accord will see Russia help Iran organise oil sales, but government denies it has violated international obligations<p>Vladimir Putin has agreed a $20bn (£11.8bn) trade deal with Iran that will see Russia sidestep Western sanctions on its energy sector.<p>Under the terms of a five-year accord, …

World-record 43 Tbps data transfer speed set by Danish researchers

Using a new type of optical fiber, researchers at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) have transmitted data over a single optical fiber at a …

Elon Musk says artificial intelligence is 'potentially more dangerous than nukes'

If the robots take over, at least Elon Musk will be able to say "I told you so." The billionaire inventor loves to make the impossible possible, but he is deeply afraid of artificial intelligence (AI). On Twitter this weekend, Musk said that "we need to be super careful with AI," adding that they …

Money Is A Form Of Social Control And Most Americans Are Debt Slaves

Is America really “the land of the free”? Most people think of money as simply a medium of exchange that makes economic transactions more convenient, …

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Health

A 3D Printer for the Rest of Us: New Matter Builds $199 Device

MakerBot arguably put 3D printing on the map, but it could be New Matter that ultimately puts it average people’s hands.<p>Backed by Idealab, the …

The Tinkerbell Fairyfly, also known as Tinkerbella nana, is one of the Top 10 New Species of 2014. Photograph by Jennifer Read. To see the full list of species, visit science.time.com.

Your Tech Gadgets Are Destroying Your Memory. Here's How to Fix It.

High-tech gadgets may as well be mind erasers—they're turning our short-term memories into mush, fast. Learn to improve your recall without unplugging.<p>I can tell you the street address of the house I lived in when I was 8 years old. I can tell you the name of my freshman dorm and exactly how I used …

Military Plans To Test Brain Implants To Fight Mental Disorders

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, is launching a $70 million program to help military personnel with psychiatric disorders using electronic devices implanted in the brain.<p>The goal of the five-year program is to develop new ways of treating problems including depression, …

Making your own mobile app is now super quick and easy

Look, making an app that will run on your iPhone is hard.<p>Luckily, adsy.me just made it chimp simple for normal folks like you or I to make a mobile app right on your iOS, Android or computer. You don’t need to download anything, learn to code, or even leave your touchscreen.<p>Make an app to show off …

To Chill for Infinity: A Flipboard Story on a Hip-Hop Classic

Inside Flipboard / March 13, 2014<p>Tajai Massey had a choice: sell crack or find an escape. This was around 30 years ago, and Massey, a kid growing up …

Hands On With HereO, The Small And Simple GPS Watch Made Especially For Kids

If you’ve got a child between the ages of 3 and 8, you’re in an interesting spot as a parent. The kid is old enough to be involved in activities such as school and play dates, which can keep them out from under your watchful eyes for hours at a time. But they’re not quite old enough to have a cell …

Training Style to Know: The 7-4-7 Method

Why Chocolate Milk Is the Perfect Post-workout Recovery Beverage<p>Drinking Red Wine Might Help Make You a Better Athlete<p>5 Ways Your Workout Can Kill You<p>…

Workouts

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Get yours before it sells out.<p>8 Photos20 hours agoView More<p>School Shootings<p><i>GQ</i> Editor-in-Chief Jim Nelson on all the ways Donald Trump fails …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia Benoit3 days agoView More<p>Ask a Bartender<p>Bartenders tell us what to do with …

9 Best Non-Meat Protein Sources

Eating a diet rich in protein helps you stay fuller longer, boosts your metabolism, helps maintain a strong immune system, improves energy levels, …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>Atlanta’s realest rapper doesn't say much—but when he does, we listen.<p>By Samuel Hine19 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>Your new summer secret …

A Smartphone That Tries To Slip You Off The Grid

Mike Janke used to be a Navy SEAL sniper. These days he's taking on the government and corporate America. He's the founder of Blackphone, an Android-based smartphone with privacy as its mainselling point.<p>It's not NSA-proof — in that everything is hackable if you try hard enough. But Janke says it's …

Report: LTE speeds drop in US over the last year

The download speeds of 4G LTE networks dropped in the US over the last year, according to measurements from network monitoring app OpenSignal.<p>In the February 2014 report, the United States ranked 15th of 16 countries for download speeds, losing ground as the average data rate dropped to 6.5Mbps …

Mobile

What Each of Facebook’s 51 New Gender Options Means

For ten years, the social network limited billions of people identifying as either male or female. Now there are dozens of terms to pick from. Here’s …

NSA employee resigns after admitting he aided Snowden

<b>(Reuters/Jason Reed)</b><p>New documents reveal an unnamed civilian shared his access to classified information on NSANet<p>Dell Cameron<p>February 9, 2014 7:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Daily Dot.<p>A civilian employee of the National Security Agency (NSA) has resigned his position after …