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Food Cycle Science Food Cycler: Home

This luxurious in-home composter promises to recycle your food waste in a matter of hours.

February 28, 2014

MSRP: $499.00

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Basis Science Basis B1 Band

The $199 Basis Band offers a powerful mix of sensors and motivational tools, but pass if you'd rather spend less on a fitness tracker or aren't partial to big, watch-style designs.

June 11, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 11, 2013
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

The first fruits of Barnes & Noble's partnership with Samsung is a version of the Galaxy Tab 4 7-inch Android tablet, loaded with the bookseller's reading-friendly interface and oodles of free content.

August 20, 2014

MSRP: $199.00

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Life on Mars: Down but not out says Mars Society founder

Despite the disappointing lack of methane findings reported Thursday from NASA's Curiosity rover, Robert Zubrin of the Mars Society says that hope is not lost for finding life on the red planet.

By September 22, 2013

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Dirt Devil Lift & Go

Contrary to its appearance as a real bargain, usability issues and subpar cleaning performance mar this Dirt Devil.

July 10, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2014

MSRP: $120.00

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Bang & Olufsen BeoVision Avant

B&O's latest upscale TV pairs 4K resolution with a fancy motorised stand -- but demands a huge wad of your cash.

May 8, 2014

MSRP: $7,995.00

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Why is garlic breath so darn nasty? Science has answers

How can something that tastes so good and is so good for you have such awful repercussions for your breath? The American Chemical Society breaks it down.

By June 9, 2014

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Pad & Quill Sleeve for MacBook (13-inch)

Thickly padded, and handmade from premium materials, the Pad & Quill Sleeve for MacBook will fit your 13-inch Air or Pro and fills an important need if you don't want to use a dedicated, padded laptop bag.

February 21, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating February 21, 2014

MSRP: $99.99

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Crock-Pot Cook & Carry Digital Slow Cooker

The Crock-Pot Cook & Carry Digital Slow Cooker delivers all of the low-maintenance cooking performance we expect from a slow cooker, with a few nods to convenience and portability that give it an edge over its competitors.

February 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 12, 2014
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Crave Ep. 158: Bill Gates feeds his own blood to insects, for science!

Bill Gates pledges $40 million -- and his own blood -- to the Indonesia Health Fund. Plus, underwear that protects your private parts from public radiation.

By May 2, 2014