Pluto’s First Color Portrait From the New Horizons Probe

Pluto’s First Color Portrait From the New Horizons Probe

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft just sent back its first color image of the dwarf planet and its largest moon Charon.

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A Crash Course on Derivatives

A Crash Course on Derivatives

What is the derivative and why do you need it in physics? Here is a very quick introduction to derivatives to get you through your first physics course.

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Look, It’s Really Hard to Land a Rocket on a Boat, OK?

Look, It’s Really Hard to Land a Rocket on a Boat, OK?

Elon Musk’s Falcon 9 rocket crashed into his drone boat. Again.

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White House CTO: Government Needs Tech Industry to Show Up

White House CTO: Government Needs Tech Industry to Show Up

The country’s CTO says our government is still years behind countries like the United Kingdom. To fix that, the tech industry in the U.S. needs to “show up.”

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You May Not Want 4K, But Vizio’s New Sets Are Worth a Look

You May Not Want 4K, But Vizio’s New Sets Are Worth a Look

Vizio’s new M-Series televisions start at $600 for a full-array set with local-dimming technology, and that is what you call a deal.

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Justified Nears Its End, But It Leaves Behind Classic GIFs

Justified Nears Its End, But It Leaves Behind Classic GIFs

There are too many showdowns and one-liners for any mortal roundup, but we’ve compiled a killer selection to quick-draw from.

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Ev Williams’ Rules for Quality Content in the Clickbait Age

Ev Williams’ Rules for Quality Content in the Clickbait Age

Medium CEO Evan Williams loves the written word, and he says it’s easier than you think to ensure people are civil to one another online.

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Angry Nerd: Unfriended’sScreen-Capture Format Is Lazy, Not Scary

Angry Nerd: Unfriended’sScreen-Capture Format Is Lazy, Not Scary

The new horror movie Unfriended uses a screen-capture format to shape its narrative. Angry Nerd explains why this flick deserves a “dislike” for being lazy.

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