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We May Have an IoT Problem on Our Hands

The Internet of Things (IoT) -- which connects wearables, smart home appliances, and other devices to the internet -- has been widely hyped as the next big growth market by tech companies. <b>Intel</b> (NASDAQ: INTC) claims that thenumber of connected devices will surge from 15 billion in 2015 to 200 …

Why Elon Musk is an alternative to Donald Trump

Democratic politicians will do their democratic duty and now maintain that we must stand together and heal the divides that were opened by the campaign. President Obama has been a relentless Trump detractor, but even he will — at least temporarily — need to serve the transition.<p>There is one …

Tesla

Moving from virtual assistants to virtual specialists

Today, the virtual assistant landscape is exploding with innovation: New applications and new forms of interaction are constantly emerging. Although the idea of a virtual assistant is decades old, it went mainstream with Apple’s introduction of Siri. Siri was created at SRI International based on …

How to make people like you in 4 seconds or less

Are you hireable? Or dateable? How about friendable?<p>And while it's technically possible to reverse a bad first impression, it's not easy. So you'll want to put your best face forward.<p>To help you out on that front, we checked out "How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less" by speaker and …

Body Language

The 13 Best Countries for Americans Who Want to Live Abroad

America's classic shut-down line is "Love it or leave it," which, strictly speaking, is a false choice. You can love your country and leave it. Now …

Why Honesty Is A Crucial Ingredient In Lifelong Happiness

We've all experienced moments when we feel completely present with another person in conversation. And then before we realize it, the connection is …

40 percent now say they won't buy another Samsung phone

Technically Incorrect: In a survey conducted over the last few days, many Samsung customers say they're done with the brand for good.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>My default is generally not to believe what people tell me.<p>It makes for …

Gear & Gadgets

The Prettiest National Park in Each Canadian Province

Ah, the Great White North. The name conjures up images of stunning alpine peaks, dense forests, and icy waters. It's no secret that Canada is rich …

National Parks

What would happen if the world suddenly went vegetarian?

Eliminating meat from our diets would bring a bounty of benefits to both our own health and the planet’s – but it could also harm millions of people.<p>People become vegetarians for a variety of reasons. Some do it to alleviate animal suffering, others because they want to pursue a healthier …

Sustainability

8 Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid in Social Settings

Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid<p>We all feel mentally strong in ordinary situations and in our comfort zone. But in the adverse …

Another species threatened by climate change: your morning cup of coffee

You’ll probably still be sipping coffee 30 years from now, but if the world keeps warming at the current pace, expect it to be a lot more expensive and not nearly as good.<p>If left unchecked, climate change could cut in half the amount of land suitable for growing coffee beans by 2050, according to a …

Coffee

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How Elon Musk Is Using Tesla to Kill Big Oil

Tech & Science Elon Musk Tesla Oil Clean Energy<p>This has been the planet’s hottest summer in recorded history, so it’s nice to know Elon Musk has …

This Weird Galaxy Is 99.99 Percent Dark Matter

Astronomers have discovered a galaxy as big as the Milky Way that consists almost entirely of dark matter, a mysterious and invisible substance that …

Dark Matter

8 common traits of highly intelligent people

<i>Getty</i><p>They're highly adaptable<p>Several Quora users noted that intelligent people are flexible and able to thrive in different settings. As Donna F …

Psychology

Science says that if you stay up late, you’re probably smarter

<i>The New York Times</i> just published the cutest article about President Obama’s work habits, and how he works alone late into the night, snacking on …

What's Inside Ceres? New Findings from Gravity Data

In the tens of thousands of photos returned by NASA's Dawn spacecraft, the interior of Ceres isn't visible. But scientists have powerful data to …

Astronomy

What to Eat for a Healthier, Happier Brain

Certain nutrients can significantly boost cognitive function.<p>Everyone knows that what you eat can have a profound effect on the health of your body. We also all know that our brains are a part of our bodies. But yet few of us think much about how our diets affect our mood and thinking beyond …

Nutrition

A Plastic Smog Is Smothering Our Oceans

Photo credit: Zak Noyle<p>Every single time I go for a surf or a swim in the ocean in Southern California, I find plastic floating in the sea. I usually grab the plastic bag, wrapper or fragment and stuff it in my wetsuit or swim trunks to remove it from the water. My experience is indicative of the …

Pollution

Scientists in race to test CRISPR gene-editing technique on cancer

First human trials are pending<p>A novel gene-editing technique with potential to revolutionize cancer treatment has scientists in a race to test it on …

7 Smart Reasons You Should Talk Less and Listen More | Inc.com

How much talking do you do on an average day, and how much listening? I mean real listening, where you focus on what the other person is saying and take it in, instead of planning the brilliant thing you'll say the moment the other person finishes speaking?<p>If you're like most of us, the answer is: …

Speak Your Mind

Tony Robbins' best tip for overcoming the fear of failure is backed by science

Whenever Robbins, now the star of a Netflix documentary titled "I Am Not Your Guru," is hesitant about doing something that scares him, he imagines himself at age 85, sitting in his rocking chair and looking back on his life.<p>At that point, he asks himself, would he experience greater regret over …

Motivation

” INCEPTION STYLE ” Memory Implants Are Coming our Way

It may sound like something out of the latest Science-Fiction movie ” Inception “, but scientists have now discovered a way to implant subliminal …

How An Undergraduate Discovered Tubes Of Plasma In The Sky

The discovery by an undergraduate student of tubes of plasma drifting above Earth has made headlines in the past few days. Many people have asked how …

The U.S. Solar Industry Sees A Potential Windfall In A Hillary Clinton Presidency

But, in the face of impending climate disaster, is her bold plan bold enough?<p>In March, Hillary Clinton held a fundraiser at the home of SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive. Widely attended by others in the solar industry, the mood was enthusiastic and appreciative.<p>When he first heard about Clinton’s solar …

China Just Unveiled The Biggest Alien-Hunting Telescope in The World

The truth is out there!<p>China just finished installing the last piece in the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, which stretches the size of …

Universe

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7 wonders of the world that may soon be underwater

The uniform of future archaeologists might be a wetsuit.<p>Scientific consensus agrees that as ice sheets in Greenland, Antarctica, and the Arctic melt, sea levels will rise around the world, threatening coastal communities and ecosystems — but we might also lose some of the world's great cultural …

Sea Level

Human Population Growth and Extinction

Get the latest on our work for biodiversity and learn how to help in our free weekly e-newsletter.<p><b>+</b> <b>PUBLICATIONS</b><p><b>+</b> <b>RELATED CAMPAIGNS</b><p><b>+</b> <b>MEDIA</b><p>We’re in the …