Tessa Rose

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My weekend with Pepper, the world's first humanoid robot with emotions

An ambitious first step towards a new generation of household robots, Pepper talks, dances and feels. Danielle Demetriou took him home for a stay with her family<p>My house guest is not happy. This may be because my three-year-old is looping purple plastic necklaces around his neck while ordering him …

Robotics

This Is What "Mean Girls" Would Be Like If It Were Set In 2015

"One time, John Stamos liked her picture on Instagram."<p>1. Emma Roberts would play Regina George, Lea Michele would play Gretchen Wieners, and Rebel Wilson would play Karen.<p>2. Emma Stone would play Cady.<p>3. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler would get to stay on... but Tina would play Principal Sachs and Amy …

15 Totally Breathtaking Places You Won't Believe Are Real

Pack your bags.

18 Celebrity Snapchat Accounts That'll Change Your Snap Life

SCREENSHOT THIS, QUICK!

11 Things You Really Need To Know About Those Annoying Bumps On Your Arms

The condition is called keratosis pilaris, and it affects a third of the population.

Skin Care

This Anime Girl Is The Cutest Way The Internet Is Fighting ISIS

ISIS-chan is here to tell you that knives are for cutting melons, not violence.

Islamic State (ISIS)

53 Books That Will Definitely Make You Cry

*grabs Kleenex*<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

Bizarre Mars photos: Signs of life, or signs the Internet has lost its mind?

<b>(CNN) —</b> For most of us Earthlings, the photos of Mars taken by the Curiosity rover reveal little more than a desolate red landscape inhabited mostly by rocks. Lots and lots of rocks.<p>But to the more, er, imaginative minds in our midst, these are no ordinary rocks. They're signs of alien life on the …

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat Sheet

Little-known Evan McMullin finally takes up the mantle of anti-Trump conservative, three months before the election.<p>There are three months until Election Day, and anti-Trump Republicans finally have their man—even if they’ve never heard of him.<p>On August 8, Evan McMullin announced he is running as …

Government

18 Places In London To Read Your Favourite Book

A book with a view.

England

41 Invaluable Lessons Books Taught Us About Life

"Books will always be there for you."<p>2. From <i>Exit to Eden</i> by Anne Rice:<p>"Like what you like, love who you love, and understand that being different doesn't make you undeserving or incapable of love."<p>Suggested by Krysti L. S., via Facebook<p>3. From <i>Slaughterhouse-Five</i> by Kurt Vonnegut:<p>"Accept that things …

Rare photos reveal Osama bin Laden's Afghan hideout

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> The house is primitive, constructed of baked mud and stone. The landscape is sparse and mountainous, with snow cover in the winter. The terrain is rugged and challenging for the long walks the owner liked to take with his sons.<p>Photographs quietly introduced as evidence in the …

Terrorism

The week in 34 photos

Portraits of Strength: Seven Extraordinary Women

What do photographs of women, taken by women, look like? In honor of International Women’s Day, March 8, I asked seven female National Geographic photographers to share an image they took that revealed a woman’s experience. In a world where gender equality is still elusive, these photographs tell …

Free Trade