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  • A&E Orders Reality Pilot 'The Big Brew Theory' From Mark Wahlberg

    A&E is still firmly in the Mark Wahlberg business. Building on the success of "Wahlburgers," the network has greenlit a new half-hour reality pilot produced by Wahlberg and set in his native Boston, Variety has confirmed. The project, which has a working...
  • Researchers finding ways to erase unhappy memories

     Researchers finding ways to erase unhappy memories
    We all have things we'd like to forget — being the victim of a crime, a bad relationship, an embarrassing faux pas. What if we could erase those bad memories? Or at least take the edge off them? Over the last 10 or 15 years, researchers have...
  • Judge: Three friends of Boston bombing suspect to be tried separately

    Three friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be tried separately, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday, while rejecting a defense bid to move the proceedings out of Massachusetts. U.S. District Judge Douglas P. Woodlock in Boston...
  • Want to learn new skills? Try these 8 online education tools

    Brazen Careerist Feeling lackluster about your skill set lately? How would you like to pick up some knowledge without all of the hardship of student loans, applications to postgraduate education programs and mind-numbing studying for the GRE? We've...
  • See the universe form before your eyes: Most accurate re-creation yet

    See the universe form before your eyes: Most accurate re-creation yet
    Researchers at MIT and Harvard have created the most accurate model yet of how our universe formed, and you can watch it right here in the beautiful, trippy video below. "Watching the video is like flying through the universe way faster than the speed...
  • A&E Reality Series Orders Tackle Online Dating, Pittsburgh Wiseguys, More

    A&E is expanding its nonfiction programming slate with four new series and four new pilots, including the series ""Godfather of Pittsburgh"," about a Pennsylvania wiseguy with a restaurant and nightclub empire, and "Love Prison," (working title) where...
  • How to use Google+ to land your next job

    Brazen Careerist Google+ is the second largest social network with 500,000,000+ members, but it's wrongly ignored by many job seekers. Google+ feeds Google, and Google is where employers look for qualified job candidates. Unlike LinkedIn or Facebook,...
  • A&E orders reality pilot 'The Big Brew Theory' from Mark Wahlberg

    A&E orders reality pilot 'The Big Brew Theory' from Mark Wahlberg
    A&E is still firmly in the Mark Wahlberg business. Building on the success of "Wahlburgers," the network has greenlit a new half-hour reality pilot produced by Wahlberg and set in his native Boston, Variety has confirmed. The project, which has a working...
  • Bionic plants: Scientists give plants super powers

    Bionic plants: Scientists give plants super powers
    Researchers at MIT are giving plants super powers by placing tiny carbon nanotubes deep within their cells. Some of the altered plants increased their photosynthetic activity by 30% compared with regular old plants. Others were able to detect tiny...
  • Scientists build man-made 'living-materials' inside bacterial cells

    Scientists build man-made 'living-materials' inside bacterial cells
    Our bones are remarkable feats of engineering; strong and yet light, shot through with holes and yet able to bear incredible loads. This super-strong natural material is built as cells incorporate hard minerals like calcium into living tissue. Now,...
  • Best College Movies

     
    I haven't seen "Neighbors" yet, but it got a lukewarm review from my daughter and her boyfriend, which surprised me. Anyway, it gave me an excuse to offer my list of the 10 Best Movies About College. I don't claim......