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Sexy molecules! Comedian Megan Amram talks 'Science... for Her!' (Q&A)

"Parks and Recreation" writer Megan Amram offers up a "raunchy, crazy" textbook full of carbon dating, physics as nail art and kale.

By November 5, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 002: Getting hit by Slingshot, and funny robot comedians

We're back for another episode of Tomorrow Daily. Today, Rich and Ashley check out a Japanese robot who's also a comedian, discuss Facebook's Slingshot app, and wonder why carrier exclusives even happen anymore.

By June 17, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 002: Getting hit by Slingshot, and funny robot comedians

Rich and Ashley talk about robot comedians, Facebook's new app Slingshot, carrier-exclusive phones, whether startup Timeshel has what it takes, and some new releases dropping today.

By June 17, 2014

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Japanese comedian robot is the other kind of funny

Can humour be broken down into a series of programmable commands? The Kobian robot helps researchers find out.

By June 16, 2014

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RoboJase the robot comedian: Wired for wit

When a robot tries to make you to laugh, is that considered "artifarcical" intelligence? RoboJase the android debuts his comedy routine on mere mortals.

By November 20, 2013

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Should you ever pay more for a toaster?

Premium toasters can cost anywhere from $100 to $500. Are they simply expensive to appeal to the high-end market, or do they actually offer more bang for your buck?

By December 15, 2014

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Robin Williams was the most popular Google search term of 2014

What else was the United States interested in finding out about? The World Cup, Ebola and Apple's Airdrop also topped Google's list.

By December 16, 2014

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In Yahoo's 2014 top searches, Ebola overshadowed celebs

Even more than Ariana, Kim and Miley, a deadly virus was much on Yahoo users' minds. Meanwhile Minecraft and the iPhone 6 also landed in the top 10.

By December 3, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 095: Japan crowns the worst robot ever, an interactive zombie movie, and more

German company ThyssenKrupp claims it was inspired by Star Trek's turbolifts when creating the concept for its MULTI elevator concept, which will ferry passengers via a dual-axis design. If that's not crazy enough, check out the wacky buildings TK believes will house those elevators.

By December 2, 2014

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That privacy notice you're posting to Facebook? It won't work

Users of the world's largest social network are once again falling for a hoax "notice" to copyright their content.

By December 2, 2014