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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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Happy St. Patrick's Day from NASA: Ireland from space

The space agency celebrated the holiday with an image of the Emerald Isle in all its green glory.

By March 17, 2015

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Can't concentrate? Look at this for 40 seconds

The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.

By May 25, 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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​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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Starting over: Legendary designer Andrew Jones set to launch a brand new speaker line

The Andrew Jones-designed ELAC Debut speakers and subwoofers are expected to go on sale in the fall of 2015.

By May 19, 2015

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St Andrew's Day celebrated with a Google doodle

Google has unveiled a St Andrew's Day-themed doodle to mark the public holiday.

By November 30, 2013

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Who owns who in the Marvel film universe?

Avengers Un-assembled? CNET breaks down the intricate movie deals that prevent Wolverine from fighting Iron Man any time soon.

By April 27, 2015