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Facts About Warthogs

Warthogs, as the name implies, are related to pigs, and they have growths on their faces that look like warts......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 21st, 2017

Al Franken Auditions for Senate Climate Lead. Millions Watch

Franken’s approach to climate advocacy relies on wry sarcasm and a precise mastery of scientific facts -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News1 hr. 45 min. ago

9 surprising facts about the classic "Scream" movies

It's that time of year, when we turn our attentions to Things about blood, guts and gore. This is our super-sized, 100th episode spectacular of Things You (Probably) Didn't Know, and it's all about Wes Craven's Scream films! Stay tuned all the wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

The top 6 internet hoaxes, from sex in space to fake time travelers

The Internet is a dastardly place where facts and common sense are often optional or irrelevant. Misinformation can often snowball into a mess in a hurry. With this in mind, here are the five best internet hoaxes of all time. The post The top 6 inter.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 14th, 2017

Mattel cancels kid-friendly smart speaker amid privacy concerns

Mattel announced its digital assistant-powered smart speaker for kids, Aristotle, this past January. The Echo-style audio device was set to offer baby monitoring, games, facts and sounds to help soothe your children. Mattel promised it would.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 5th, 2017

Lenovo"s ThinkPad turns 25: Here are 25 facts to mark the anniversary

Lenovo's ThinkPad turns 25 and the standard for enterprise mobile computing has quite the tale to tell. Here's a look at 25 factoids from the journey......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsOct 5th, 2017

20 for 20: IMSA celebrates 20th Petit Le Mans with 20 fast facts

20 for 20: IMSA celebrates 20th Petit Le Mans with 20 fast facts.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2017

Lenovo"s ThinkPad turns 25: Here are 25 facts to know

Lenovo's ThinkPad turns 25 and the standard for enterprise mobile computing has quite the tale to tell. Here's a look at 25 factoids from the journey......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2017

Plane Facts: Very Light Jets

Year that the term VLJ became widely used: Around 2000 Widely accepted definition of VLJ: Sub-10,000 pounds, single-pilot First VLJ, kind of: Fouga Magister, single-engine, 7,055 lbs, 385 knots, FL300 Introduced: 1956 for military training Number bui.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  planeandpilotmagRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2017

"Data-driven" EPA review pits facts vs. other facts

The auto industry says it just wants a fair process that includes the most accurate, up-to-date models, data and assumptions. But EPA critics see a broader assault on scientific principles underpinning federal environmental policy......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsOct 1st, 2017

Proposed New Mexico science standards edit out basic facts

And legislators are blaming the governor for the edits. Enlarge / New Mexico, land of disenchantment. In the US, most education standards are set by the individual states, and local communities are free to develop lesson plans that ensure tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 28th, 2017

Inside Kim Jong-Un’s bunker, the plot to kidnap Prince George, and other fabrications in this week’s tabloids

It’s a throw-back to the good ole days of aliens in the White House, Bat Boy and Sasquatch sightings in this week’s facts-be-damned tabloids. A “bloodthirsty devil boy intent on murder has crossed over into the land of the living – again,”.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsSep 27th, 2017

Here Are 19 Random Google Facts on Its 19th Anniversary

Google is celebrating its 19th birthday today. Naturally, the search engine giant is celebrating in the most Google-y way possible -- by releasing a special Google Doodle. This doodle is a bit different, though -- it has a game built into it. Users.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsSep 27th, 2017

Everything you need to know about the Super NES Classic Edition

22 lesser-known facts and observations from a weekend wallowing in nostalgia. Enlarge / It's amazing what a few decades of miniaturization (and yellowing) can do. Doing a full review of a piece of hardware like the Super NES Classic Edition i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 26th, 2017

"Brilliant jerks" and driver selfies: 10 Uber facts

Uber has tens of thousands of drivers on London streets, but from October, grabbing one in the capital could be a thing of the past......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2017

These special grips let you finally play with the Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons like normal freakin’ controllers

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Nintendo Switch users, it’s time to face facts. Using the Joy-Cons as separate horizontal controllers can be super frustrating. The layout is.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 21st, 2017

This week in the NHRA: Fast facts, standings, TV listings for Reading

This week in the NHRA: Fast facts, standings, TV listings for Reading.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated NewsSep 20th, 2017

7 surprising discoveries about "The Princess Bride" movie

We're celebrating another 30th anniversary this week, with The Princess Bride (although, technically, we are a little bit early on this one!) Prepare to hear some lesser known facts about this '80s classic. Visit CineFix for more episodes and movie-r.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 19th, 2017

Here are 7 things you probably didn"t know about the fantasy-adventure film "The Princess Bride"

We're celebrating another 30th anniversary this week, with The Princess Bride (although, technically, we are a little bit early on this one!) Prepare to hear some lesser known facts about this '80s classic, and leave a thumbs up if you want us to.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 19th, 2017

What ‘GMC’ Stands For And Other Fun Facts

GMC was born from a conglomeration of companies in the early 20th century......»»

Category: autoSource:  gmauthorityRelated NewsSep 18th, 2017

3 Mercedes-AMG Project One facts we learned from AMG chief Tobias Moers

3 Mercedes-AMG Project One facts we learned from AMG chief Tobias Moers.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated NewsSep 15th, 2017