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Watch Live Now! Scientists Announce Astrophysics 'Breakthrough'

The National Science Foundation (NSF) will hold a press conference today (July 12) to announce a "breakthrough" discovery in astrophysics. An …

National Science Foundation

An Alien Spacecraft Crashed In China's Western Region?

By Xi'an Campus Network<br>5-29-15<p>Chinese stone disc burning 12,000 years reportedly a mountain plateau in western China, someone found some twelve …

Sleep Deficit Linked to Accumulation of Alzheimer's Protein and Memory Loss

<b>Berkeley neuroscientists connect a deficit of restorative slumber to an accumulation of beta-amyloid.</b><p>Sleep may be a missing piece in the Alzheimer’s …

Neuroscience

Google Atap: touch-sensitive jeans, tiny radar and the death of the password

Photograph: Info/Getty Images<p>Abacus is its name, password killing is its game.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/1/1433156664613/43851ed7-dd9f-4670-8f14-8d3e4a946c8a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Info/Getty Images<p>Abacus is its name, password killing is its …

The PS4 will have a 1TB hard drive version very soon

Coming right on time after Microsoft's leak a few hours ago, some pre-E3 Sony news just popped up. An FCC filing reveals two new versions of the PS4 are on the way, and one of them is its first to come stock with a 1TB hard drive inside, twice the size of the current one. PlayStation gamers have …

Watch NASA Test the Rocket Engines That Could Fly Us to Mars

Last month, NASA tested the engine system of the Space Launch System (SLS), a launch vehicle with a payload of 77 tons, the largest rocket ever, …

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A domain name like ynn.io has all the characteristics of a great domain. See the listing<p>Short<p>A one word domain is extremely rare and great investment …

Everything You Need to Know About Spotify

It’s a fact: no one makes good music anymore. Okay, that might not be a fact, but it’s not my opinion alone. According to neuroscientist, musician, …

Set-Top Boxes

Big-time Twitter investor: Google should buy Twitter

Chris Sacca, one of Twitter's earliest investors, argued Wednesday that Google should buy Twitter.<p>“It’s an instant fit," Sacca said during a CNBC …

Russian hacker drives hard bargain with Troldash scam

<b>A security software firm has warned about a new strain of "ransomware" - while finding that even Russian hackers can be haggled down.</b><p>Ransomware is software which locks you out of your files until a fee is paid to the criminals behind the attack.<p>Checkpoint researcher Natalia Kolesova detailed …

Red Cross Spent Half a Billion Dollars to Build Six Homes in Haiti

The American Red Cross raised more than half a billion dollars to bring relief to Haiti after the devastating 2010 earthquake there, but it grossly …

Red Cross

Usaamah Rahim, Killed by Boston Police, Was Plotting to Behead Activist: Sources

Usaamah Abdullah Rahim, the terrorism suspect who was killed by police in Boston, abandoned a plot to behead the organizer of a controversial "Draw Muhammad" competition in favor of killing police officers, law enforcement sources told NBC News on Wednesday.<p>Rahim, 26, was killed Tuesday morning …

How Google Jump could push VR into the mainstream

Everyone in Silicon Valley is interested in immersive experiences, from virtual reality to 360-degree video to holograms. Most of the major projects, …

It's official: Google blew it with YouTube, and Facebook has caught up

Fortune has a story out about Facebook's huge investment in video in which writer Erin Griffith reports: "In April, Facebook hit 4 billion views per day, matching the latest estimates available for 10-year-old YouTube."<p>Here are some other notes from the story:<p>Facebook's 4 billion daily views are up …

UFO Takes Form Of ‘Jellyfish’ In Bizarre And Stunning Display Over Netherlands

Reports of UFOs around the world are described in many shapes, including horse-shaped, cigar-shaped, baton-shaped, and of course the most common UFO …

Pluto and Its Moons Are Weirder Than We Thought

Increasingly it looks like Pluto is its own, fascinating thing.<p>In a teleconference today, astronomy professor Douglas Hamilton cracked that the "dwarf" in Pluto's title of "dwarf planet" should be seen as an honorific. After all, we have eight planets already; increasingly it looks like Pluto is …

Solar System

US Finds and Flattens a ISIS HQ Building After ‘Moron’ Shares a Selfie

It appears that a selfie posted by a “moron” ISIS militant may have helped the US Air Force find and flatten an ISIS headquarter building.<p><i>Defense …

Social Media

Hints of Salty Water on Mars Raises Planetary Protection Concerns

Orbiting spacecraft of Mars have imaged over the past several years dark, finger-like features – now called "recurring slope lineae" – or RSL for …

Imaging

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

5 Mars Mission Radiation Shield Ideas Win NASA Challenge

NASA has awarded prize money to five members of the public for their ideas about how to limit astronauts' radiation exposure during journeys through …

Two Tiny 'CubeSats' Will Watch 2016 Mars Landing

NASA will launch a pair of bantam CubeSats into deep space next year to provide real-time landing coverage for the space agency's next mission to …

Mars Life Search Hindered by Planetary Protection Concerns, Scientists Say

Current policies designed to safeguard Mars against biological contamination from Earth are hampering exploration of the Red Planet and should be …

Geoscience

Floods Ravage Texas: Pictures

NASA – Europa Mission Will Look for Life! | Strange Unexplained Mysteries

The top 100 unexplained mysteries of the world<p>0 0<p>Will the NASA mission find evidence of life?<p>NASA could be on the verge of discovering evidence of …

Alien Skulls of Paracas

Have alien skulls really been found? Often the mystery of the elongated skulls of Paracas is written off as intentional body modification, possibly …