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Russia's Experimental Sex Geckos Are Lost in Space

Talk about space oddity Russian scientists have lost contact with a biosatellite containing five geckos as part of a sex study on living organisms. The flight was intended to be a 60-day mission which launched last week on July 19 from the ...

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Even Major League Baseball Wants Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission has received more than 1 million comments on its website regarding its open Internet rules, which are considered an important step in ensuring a fair and open Internet. Add Major League Baseball to that tally of ...

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Take a Trial Separation From Your Smartphone

You know that overwhelming feeling of panic after you realize you've left your smartphone at home? Yeah, that shouldn't be normal. Do yourself a favor and consider a trial separation from your beloved . As Maria Scrivan illustrates in the comic ...

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Puns Aside, Geology Really Does Rock

The most abundant mineral on Earth lies deep within the surface. You've heard of the lower mantle? This is the lowest mantle After years of research, scientists now have a name for it: Bridgmanite See also: Elliott talks about how it rocks ...

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Ranking Hotels by Whether the Wi-Fi Actually Works

Some business travelers may choose their hotels based on promises of free Internet connections, but that's practically useless when the service is spotty and the bandwidth is limited. There's nothing quite like the frustration of faulty Wi-Fi ...

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10 Strange Food Combinations You Have to Try

Your tastebuds don't always get along with your eyes. We're all a little guilty of judging food before we've actually tried it. Mentally mashing two foods into one dish is simple, but don't be too quick to make a palatable decision — ...