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Two humans link their brains to play 20 Questions

A noninvasive brain-to-brain interface successfully let two people in separate locations share thoughts.

By September 23, 2015


Pro video gaming league to drug test competitors

Technically Incorrect: After a competitor admits to taking Adderall, the Electronic Sports League will begin testing for performance enhancers.

By July 23, 2015


Born in 1980? A mathematical surprise awaits you in 2025

Finally, people born in 1980 have something amazing over those young'ins who came into the world in the year 2000 or on a Leap Day.

By July 1, 2015


Birth month may correlate to some diseases (bad news, October)

Columbia University scientists find correlations between certain birth months and the risk of contracting 55 diseases. Because birthdays aren't depressing enough on their own.

By June 8, 2015


Early bird or night owl? It could be in your genes

Being a morning person or a night owl could be genetic, suggests a study based on the habits of fruit flies. Waiter, there's a fly in my coffee!

By May 15, 2015


Meet Pun-isher, the punniest superhero of them all

Avengers, who? The Pun-isher is the newest crime-fighting superhero on the scene, delivering justice to bad guys with a side of horrible yet hilarious puns. Ready for some pun-ishment?

By May 5, 2015


Headband lets you perform mind control on yourself

It's hard to be productive when stressed, upset, or distracted. The Muse headband, which senses your brain waves, can help you calm your mind to regain focus. CNET's Kara Tsubio shows up how the headband could also help people who have trouble sleeping, people trying to quit smoking, and kids with ADHD.

By April 29, 2014


10 must-see videos of the week

The best ways to watch 'Star Wars,' a high-tech headband that reads your mind, and the Amazon Fire TV and Roku 3 duke it out.

By May 2, 2014


Design grad creates toy car you control with your mind

Dutch design graduate creates a lightweight toy car that only moves forward with the right level of concentration. He imagines it could help those with attention deficit disorders.

By October 30, 2013


Student catches bullying teacher on cell phone video

A special needs student records his teacher in a highly bullying frame of mind via cell phone video. The teacher is suspended by the school.

By November 17, 2011