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Meditation can make you miserable, psychologist says

Technically Incorrect: Meditation and mindfulness may be milestones on the road to bliss, but you may also end up in a ditch of despair, says a brain expert.

By May 24, 2015

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LG Display shows off press-on 'wallpaper' TV under 1mm thick

Before you get too excited, it's only a proof-of-concept display. The unveiling is part of a broader announcement to showcase the company's plans for the future, which center on OLED tech.

By May 19, 2015

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John Nash, 'Beautiful Mind' mathematician, and wife die in car crash

Their marriage, and Nash's Nobel-worthy work on game theory, were at the heart of the 2001 film. At the time of their deaths, John was 86 years old and Alicia was 82.

By May 24, 2015

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​So you think you can't sing? Science says otherwise

Grab a mic! Most people can carry a tune, even if they think their voice would make Simon Cowell scowl, a researcher at Toronto's Royal Conservatory of Music says.

By May 22, 2015

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Hubble telescope observes freaky antics of 'Nasty 1' star

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope say the star nicknamed Nasty 1 (Miss Jackson if...) doesn't behave like a typical star of its kind. Hence its bad-boy image and name.

By May 21, 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

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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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Nintendo characters at Universal theme parks? Take our money already (Tomorrow Daily 176)

It's official: Nintendo will bring its characters and franchises to Universal theme parks in the coming years. Obviously, we're expecting a Rainbow Road go-kart track and a Metroid rollercoaster, but if Universal really wanted to go all-out, we'd like a fully realized Mushroom Kingdom.

By May 11, 2015

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Real Nintendo Land? Mario coming to Universal Studios

As Nintendo gains an extra life with reported profits, the video-game maker teams with Universal theme parks. CNET's Bridget Carey dreams up a few possible attractions.

By May 7, 2015