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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Warns of Android Mobile Malware Problem

- Aug 27, 2013<p>The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has released a new report that highlights the fact that Google’s Android platform accounts for …

Google's new Nexus 7 is now available internationally

As previously rumored, the new Nexus 7 is now available to purchase from Google in the UK and beyond. After expanding from the US to Canada a few weeks ago, Google today took its new tablet to the France, Germany, Japan, Spain, and the UK, with Australia, India, and South Korea to follow shortly. …

Gold iPhone 5S back goes under the knife -- literally

The life of a prerelease iPhone is not an easy one. Not only do you get photographed inside and out, but you are also susceptible to being scratched by keys, pocket change, and now knives.<p>The latest rough handling comes from Jailbreak nation, which appears to be the latest in a series of sites to …

Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

Leave your bus glove at home with Rail Reach concept

Public transport isn't always the cleanest of places. With hygiene concerns leading many to wear gloves to protect themselves from free-riding bacteria, designer Justin Choy believes he has found a better solution. The Rail Reach attaches to any hand rail, letting you hold on without having to …

Scientists Say They've Confirmed A New Element

Scientists in Sweden say they have confirmed a new, super-heavy element that was first proposed by Russian scientists in 2004. The element with the atomic number 115 has yet to be named.<p>In a press release, Lund University says a group of international scientists led by physicists from Lund …

Couple married 65 years die on same day

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of an Ohio couple who died at a nursing home 11 hours apart on the same day said their love story's ending reflects their devotion over 65 years of marriage.<p>Harold and Ruth Knapke died in their shared room on Aug. 11, days before their 66th anniversary, The <i>Dayton Daily</i> …

Baby talk: newborns recall words heard in the womb, research shows

Don't save the baby talk until you've got a newborn to coo at: new research offers provocative evidence that an unborn fetus can not only hear sounds from the outside world, but is actually capable of recalling specific words in the days following birth.<p>In a study out of the University of Helsinki …

NASA: Sun Getting Ready For A 'Field Flip'

Our nearest star is about to pull a once-in-11-years move by swapping its north and south magnetic poles.<p>The sun's polarity switch is a natural part of "solar max" — the period of peak activity during what averages out to be roughly an 11-year cycle. According to NASA, this year will mark the …

Starbirth in the Carina Nebula (High Res)

6 Freaky Things Your Body Does (Explained by Science)

The human body is a strange and mysterious place filled with gross guts and gurgling magic potions. There are all sorts of confusing or nonsensical …

The How, Why, and How Much of Oil

Confirmed: Ancient Egyptian Jewelry Was Made From Meteorites

Barraging ancient beads with tests tells archaeologists that jewelry came from space-rocks--and that iron-working was an older job than we thought.<p>If you want to track down meteorite debris, UCL Qatar professor Thilo Rehren explains in a phone interview, you have a couple options: your best bet is …

Do you feel like you’re wasting time when your mind drifts into a daydream? Don’t. Because daydreaming activates both your brain’s default network (which is associated with creativity) and its executive network (which plans and solves problems), it can actually help you focus on big-picture plans and goals. Daydreaming can also facilitate creativity by allowing your brain to unconsciously recombine information and make unexpected connections. Letting your mind wander can even help erase unpleasant experiences, and the effect is even more pronounced if you dream of a place that’s physically far away. Share this post with friends and let us know if you’ll feel less guilty about daydreaming. Read more about the power of daydreams here: http://huff.to/13rtlIw

NJ to allow medical marijuana for kids. Safety still under debate

arents who believe their sick children would be helped by medical marijuana won a partial victory in New Jersey Friday. Using a conditional veto, Gov. Chris Christie modified a bill to allow prescriptions of edible medical marijuana for children. Parents of qualifying children will need the …

Cannabis

Princess Diana Death Probe: British Media Reports Allegation That Royal's Death Was No Accident

Conspiracy theories are back surrounding the deaths of Princess Diana and her companion Dodi al Fayed, after British media reported allegations that …