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  • The Worst Days To Fly In The U.S. Ranked

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    26 Nov 2014 | 6:36 am
    Today is not the busiest day to fly in America. It's not even close.
  • How Regulation Is Pushing Small Business es Out Of The Legal Marijuana Market

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    25 Nov 2014 | 11:39 pm
    Colorado has plenty of small potrepreneurs. Marijuana advocates talk up the value of their business es to create jobs, pay taxes and help the sick. But at last week’s National Marijuana Business Conference in Las Vegas, the future of pot looked much less like an archipelago of mission-driven small enterprises than an emerging mega industry to be dominated by large companies.
  • The Amazing Johnathan Admits On Stage That He's Dying Of Heart Failure

    Digg: Entertainment Stories
    25 Nov 2014 | 7:59 am
    Magician and entertainer The Amazing Johnathan has been performing for well over 20 years, and very successfully. But he was recently told he had a year to live.
  • HBO Starts Teasing 'Game Of Thrones' Season Five

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    26 Nov 2014 | 5:12 am
    HBO has started the marketing push for the upcoming season of "Game of Thrones" with a cryptic new video and website.
  • Introducing The No-Smell Toilet Seat

    Digg: Lifestyle Stories
    23 Nov 2014 | 5:03 pm
    Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up.
 
 
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  • Introducing The No-Smell Toilet Seat

    23 Nov 2014 | 5:03 pm
    Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up.
  • Bill Cosby's Legacy, Recast

    23 Nov 2014 | 6:15 am
    Sixteen women have publicly stated that Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them, with 12 saying he drugged them first and another saying he tried to drug her. The Washington Post has interviewed five of those women, including a former Playboy Playmate who has never spoken publicly about her allegations.
  • Thanks To Science, We May See The Rebirth Of The American Chestnut

    22 Nov 2014 | 3:42 am
    When a fungus arrived in 1904, billions of American chestnut trees were wiped out within a few decades. Now, thanks to science, they're poised to make a comeback.
  • Coffee And Beer Are Great On Their Own So Now People Are Mixing Them Together

    21 Nov 2014 | 5:36 am
    If you didn’t peer into their mugs, it might be hard to distinguish between a group of coffee gurus and beer aficionados slurping their beverages with furrowed brows as they waxed on about notes of citrus and smokiness. But over the last several years, these rival cults have turned their obsessive concern for fine beverages into an unlikely brew: coffee beer.
  • Here's Where Tinder Bros Crowdsource Their Ridiculous Pick-Up Lines

    20 Nov 2014 | 4:49 pm
    “You remind me of a can of biscuits, because I want to bang you on my kitchen counter.”
 
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    Digg: Science Stories

  • The Best Science Books Of 2014

    24 Nov 2014 | 6:45 pm
    On the heels of the year’s most intelligent and imaginative children’s books come the most stimulating science books published this annum.
  • The Unproven Science That Could Propel Our Children Into Space

    24 Nov 2014 | 3:33 pm
    Ever since I was old enough to read science fiction, I've wanted to visit Mars.
  • 'Serial' And The Science Of Memory

    21 Nov 2014 | 10:24 am
    "Koenig’s search, successful or not, raises fascinating questions about the nature, meaning and complexities of personal recollections."
  • Big Pharma Plays Hide-The-Ball With Data

    16 Nov 2014 | 4:03 pm
    Tamiflu, psychotic side-effects, and what the FDA is hiding from the medical community.
  • Pope Francis And The GOP’s Bad Science

    16 Nov 2014 | 9:03 am
    It's a shame that there is no provision in the Constitution of the United States that would permit Pope Francis to serve as the chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. That’s too bad, because the Pope believes that science , rational thought, and data all play powerful and positive roles in human life. The senators seem as if they do not.
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  • Big Bucks Or Bogus Betting Baloney?

    22 Nov 2014 | 6:02 am
    Adam Silver says there’s $400 billion per year of illegal sports betting in the U.S. alone. Seriously?
  • Sport's Highest Earners Compared

    19 Nov 2014 | 10:45 pm
    Giancarlo Stanton might be an unfamiliar name to most people outside North America, but the baseball player has been elevated to one of the highest earners in sport after signing a $325m 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins.
  • Jason Collins, NBA's First Openly Gay Player, Announces His Retirement

    19 Nov 2014 | 7:15 am
    "It has been 18 exhilarating months since I came out in  Sports Illustrated as the first openly gay man in one of the four major professional team sports . And it has been nine months since I signed with the Nets and became the first openly gay male athlete to appear in a game in one of those leagues. It feels wonderful to have been part of these milestones for sports and for gay rights, and to have been embraced by the public, the coaches, the players, the league and history."
  • N.B.A. Commissioner Adam Silver: Allow Gambling On Pro Sports Games

    14 Nov 2014 | 5:29 am
    Betting on professional sports is currently illegal in most of the United States outside of Nevada. I believe we need a different approach.
  • Is The World's Most Corrupt Sport Badminton?

    12 Nov 2014 | 3:37 pm
    Doping suspensions, match fixing allegations, and more. Can Badminton be saved before Rio?
 
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    Digg: Technology Stories

  • Twine, The Video-Game Technology For All

    20 Nov 2014 | 6:53 pm
    "The egalitarian ease of Twine has made it particularly popular among people who have never written a line of code — people who might not even consider themselves video-game fans, let alone developers."
  • Where Energy Companies Test What'll Happen If Their Oil Spills

    15 Nov 2014 | 1:33 am
    Oil pipeline leaks are bad. And that means pipeline operators and companies developing leak-sensing technologies are in a bind — they need to test their inventions without actually letting gunk seep into the earth.
  • The Cyborg Medicine Of Tomorrow Is Inside The Veteran Of Today

    12 Nov 2014 | 12:57 am
    Author Patrick Tucker is technology editor for Defense One.
  • The Military Wants New Technologies To Fight Drones

    10 Nov 2014 | 1:15 am
    As many as 30,000 unmanned aerial vehicles will be darkening America’s skies by 2020, according Todd Humphreys of the University of Texas at Austin. They could be engineered to carry dangerous payloads or simply used as weapons. It’s an area that has attracted increasing Pentagon focus.
  • In Defense Of Technology

    7 Nov 2014 | 5:42 am
    As products and services advance, plenty of nostalgists believe that certain elements of humanity have been lost. One contrarian argues that being attached to one’s iPhone is a godsend.
 
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    Digg: Apple Stories

  • Project RED, Apple And App Developers Team Up For A Major Fundraising Campaign

    24 Nov 2014 | 7:53 am
    Apple is set to embark upon one of its largest philanthropic efforts ever. Starting this week, the company is launching a massive AIDS fundraising campaign for Product RED in partnership with some of the largest app developers in the iTunes App Store.
  • Settlement In Apple Case Over E-Books Is Approved

    22 Nov 2014 | 7:05 am
    A federal judge on Friday approved a settlement in which Apple could begin paying $400 million to as many as 23 million consumers related to charges that it violated antitrust law by conspiring with publishers to raise e-book prices and thwart efforts by Amazon.
  • Apple Finally Releases A Tool That Deregisters Phone Numbers From iMessage

    9 Nov 2014 | 6:18 pm
    Apple has quietly released a new tool to make switching between iOS and other smartphones a bit easier. The new web tool lets you instantly deregister your phone number from Apple 's iMessage system.
  • A Week With Apple Pay

    31 Oct 2014 | 12:09 am
    Further Reading Not because Apple is a huge and influential company, but because the timing is right.
  • Apple Eyes New Uses For NFC Beyond iPhone Payments

    27 Oct 2014 | 4:45 pm
    Consumers are just starting to use Apple Pay to make purchases at cash registers and online stores. But Apple representatives have also talked to potential partners about using the technology behind Apple Pay for other sorts of transactions, including building security access and accepting tickets at public transit turnstiles.
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    Digg: Career Stories

  • Women Who Lean In Are More Depressed Than Those Who Don't

    21 Nov 2014 | 9:07 am
    A new study, to be published in the December issue of Journal of Health and Social Behavior, suggests that men and women react differently to the pressures of a high-powered career .
  • It's Not Your Kids Holding Your Career Back. It's Your Husband

    18 Nov 2014 | 2:54 pm
    A new study shows that high-achieving women are not meeting the career goals they set for themselves in their 20s. It’s not because they’re “opting out” of the workforce when they have kids, but because they’re allowing their partners’ career s to take precedence over their own.
  • The Man Who Could Be Hanks: Jeff Daniels’s Almost-Stardom

    12 Nov 2014 | 2:15 pm
    "Daniels could’ve been Tom Hanks. But a look back at his career , which will, no doubt, peak with "Dumb and Dumber To" — a movie whose existence seems so improbable that it’s making me question my own existence — reveals the strange case of an actor who, not just once, but twice, on the brink of mega-stardom, slipped out of the mainstream and into little pockets of Hollywood."
  • Stephen Glass' New Republic Scandal Still Haunts His Law Career

    11 Nov 2014 | 8:48 am
    Steve had a way of inspiring loyalty, not jealousy, in his fellow young writers, which was remarkable given how spectacularly successful he’d been in such a short time. While the rest of us were still scratching our way out of the intern pit, he was becoming a franchise, turning out bizarre and amazing stories week after week — each one a home run.
  • What It's Like To Burn Out

    6 Nov 2014 | 7:25 am
    A few years ago, after shooting up the career ladder as a media reporter and editor, I quite suddenly quit my very well-paying—if not dream—job at a top website.
 
 
 
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    Digg: Science Stories

  • The Best Science Books Of 2014

    24 Nov 2014 | 6:45 pm
    On the heels of the year’s most intelligent and imaginative children’s books come the most stimulating science books published this annum.
  • The Unproven Science That Could Propel Our Children Into Space

    24 Nov 2014 | 3:33 pm
    Ever since I was old enough to read science fiction, I've wanted to visit Mars.
  • 'Serial' And The Science Of Memory

    21 Nov 2014 | 10:24 am
    "Koenig’s search, successful or not, raises fascinating questions about the nature, meaning and complexities of personal recollections."
  • Big Pharma Plays Hide-The-Ball With Data

    16 Nov 2014 | 4:03 pm
    Tamiflu, psychotic side-effects, and what the FDA is hiding from the medical community.
  • Pope Francis And The GOP’s Bad Science

    16 Nov 2014 | 9:03 am
    It's a shame that there is no provision in the Constitution of the United States that would permit Pope Francis to serve as the chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. That’s too bad, because the Pope believes that science , rational thought, and data all play powerful and positive roles in human life. The senators seem as if they do not.
 
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