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Bill Nye and Amy Schumer explain universe's role in helping women make decisions

Technically Incorrect: In a marvelous explanation of the universe's influence on behavior, the Science Guy and the Funny Woman explain so much.

By May 27, 2015

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Universes could be created during Tuesday's leap second

What's in a single second? An awful lot, depending on when and where you are in the universe. CNET's Eric Mack ponders the value of Tuesday's extra leap second.

By June 30, 2015

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Using the gravity of the universe to peer into a black hole

Researchers at the European Space Agency have harnessed the natural lensing properties of cosmic gravity to get a closer look at a black hole.

By July 7, 2015

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Everything you need to know about the 'Game of Thrones' universe

Can't get enough "Game of Thrones"? Here's what to devour once you've finished every episode of HBO's show and the books it's based on.

By June 20, 2015

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Are these the stars that shaped the universe?

The Very Large Telescope has spotted signs that may indicate the presence of the oldest stars in the universe -- formed from matter created by the Big Bang.

By June 17, 2015

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No deal with Apple to kill free music, Universal tells state investigators

In a letter to the attorneys general of New York and Connecticut, lawyers for the Universal Music Group say the label hasn't engaged in anticompetitive practices with Apple over free streams from Apple rivals like Spotify.

By June 9, 2015

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Aliens will look just like humans, says Cambridge professor

Technically Incorrect: Building on the principle of evolutionary convergence, an academic says it's likely that aliens will resemble us.

By July 2, 2015

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New Windows 10 Mobile preview includes universal Office apps

Microsoft is rolling out to testers the promised new versions of the core, touch-first Office apps to try out.

By May 14, 2015

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Fan-made trailer mashes up 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek' universes

Captain Kirk has met his most formidable opponent yet in this fan-made trailer for a fictional 1985 movie called "The Carbonite Maneuver." Kirk will find the Force is very strong with this villain.

By May 12, 2015

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Which film rules them all? Ranking the Marvel Cinematic Universe

What started with "Iron Man" just seven years ago has become the highest-grossing movie franchise in history. But which film rules all others? Lucky for you, we've ranked them.

By May 11, 2015