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Science is serious about developing an 'exercise pill'

It's not just for couch potatoes...a pill to at least supplement your workout may arrive one day, and some researchers think they've got a way to make that happen.

By October 7, 2015


These slick, geeky playing cards are all about the code

The beautifully designed code:deck playing cards from Varianto:25 prominently feature code in 13 different programming languages.

By October 7, 2015


New technology could help contain spread of Ebola

A high-tech diagnostic method could speed identification of the virus, a key factor in combating epidemics.

By September 25, 2015


Humans can survive in space, but what about the microbes inside us?

A new video miniseries on the International Space Station's One-Year Mission focuses on how the microbes that live in the human body survive in microgravity.

By September 22, 2015


Quiznos mocks techies at Burning Man, may be hit with lawsuit

Technically Incorrect: The organizers of Burning Man are considering legal action after a Quiznos ad mocks burners and allegedly misuses the annual festival's intellectual property.

By September 13, 2015


What big eyes you have! The better to waste energy with, says new study

A study from Sweden finds that blind cave fish may have lost their eyes as a way to use less energy. Do they make energy drinks for nonhumans?

By September 12, 2015


What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? Crustaceans

A newly discovered crayfish gets named after the NSA leaker and an amphipod after the singer of "Crocodile Rock." Now whose name are we going to use when we find a new species of crocodile?

By August 26, 2015


Preorder your diamond-encrusted Apple iPhone 6S now

Are diamond-studded iPhones forever? This limited-edition blinged-out version of the rumored iPhone 6S makes all calls feel like a luxury, if you can afford the $200,000 price tag.

By August 14, 2015


New Samsung Gear watches are coming -- here's what they need to succeed

Commentary: The Samsung Gear S2 watch will be round. But it will need a lot more than that to stand out in the smartwatch jungle.

By August 11, 2015


Study says horses make faces like humans, no offense intended

Why the long face? A new study from the University of Sussex says horses use their lips and eyes to express emotion much like humans do.

By August 8, 2015