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The hidden cost of those 'free' gambling apps

Some of the most downloaded and highest-grossing video games in leading app stores use casino motifs for their designs, raising questions about the potential dangers of gambling apps.

By August 27, 2015

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Detest Uber's surge pricing? Some drivers don't like it either

The practice of tripling, quadrupling and quintupling ride fares in times of high demand may face limits from New York City officials. Many drivers might be OK with that.

By August 23, 2015

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Guy spots super-rare 'living fossil' a second time -- 30 years later

One scientist says it might be the "rarest animal in the world," and he's just seen it in the South Pacific three decades after his first sighting.

By August 25, 2015

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Seven essential mobile apps for students

Get the new school year off on the right foot with apps and services

By August 24, 2015

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Paleontologists find adorably chubby missing lizard link

A new species of lizard from the Late Cretaceous era links New World lizards with those from the Old World for the first time.

By August 26, 2015

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It's NASA versus sci-fi in 'Fastest Ship in the Universe' smackdown

From Voyager 1 to the Tardis, see how speedy the universe's most famous transportation vessels are in this engaging new infographic.

By July 9, 2015

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We ask why the universe is giving up on itself (Tomorrow Daily 223)

Ashley and Khail discuss the futility of life after learning the universe is slowly making fewer stars, explain how the "John Wick" franchise will utilize VR and watch astronauts eat lettuce grown in space.

By August 11, 2015

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The universe is slowly dying

A large-scale survey of over 200,000 galaxies has revealed a grim truth: The universe is definitely slowing down.

By August 10, 2015

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A VR headset designed to alleviate wearer's motion sickness and fatigue (Tomorrow Daily 222)

Stanford University released a video about an interesting prototype device they're working on. It's a VR headset that utilizes two LCD screens to help the human eye perceive actual depth in images, as opposed to the single-screen headsets we've seen previously.

By August 6, 2015

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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