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This Is How NASA Could Have Rescued Astronauts Stranded In Space

This Is How NASA Could Have Rescued Astronauts Stranded In Space

The Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, which killed all seven astronauts on board, effectively ended the US Shuttle Program. Now, a former engineer is proposing a radical (albeit hypothetical) solution to rescuing stranded astronauts that was inspired by the disaster.

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Why Don’t More Cities Have E-Bike Shares?

Why Don't More Cities Have E-Bike Shares?

This week, Madrid became the first European city to launch a fully electric bike share system for its residents. It works just like a regular bike share, but better: An electric motor kicks in to help with pedaling, and most importantly, give you an extra push up hills. Why isn’t this standard for bike shares everywhere?

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What’s on your HDTV this week: World Cup, ‘Big Brother’ and ‘The Leftovers’

This week the World Cup moves on from Group play to the Round of 16, and the USMNT can book a trip there with a win or draw against Germany on Thursday (or a loss, if other things happen — futbol is complicated). In other sportsball news, the NBA…

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How to add reminders to specific lists with Siri

Not only can Siri create reminders for you and automatically add them to your Reminders app, Siri can also obey the lists you have already set up. If you don’t want a new reminder to go to your default list, all you have to do is tell Siri.

How to get Siri to add reminders to specific lists

  1. Press and hold the Home button on your iPhone or iPad to launch Siri.
  2. Say something like “”Add bread to my shopping list.”
  3. Siri will show you a summary of the reminder and confirm the list it’ll be added to. If something looks wrong, tap the text to edit it, or start over.
  4. Once everything looks right, tap Confirm and Siri will add the reminder to the list specified.

Remember too that if you have already created a reminder and confirmed it, just say “Move it to my shopping list.” or something similar and Siri can then move a confirmed reminder you just created to another list.

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Score a 9″ Kindle Fire HD for Just $139, Today Only

Score a 9" Kindle Fire HD for Just $139, Today Only

Today only on Amazon, you can pick up a solid tablet with an excellent 1920×1200 screen for just $139.

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NASA wants to launch its asteroid capture mission in 2019

NASA’s plans to snag an asteroid just got a little more concrete. The space agency has narrowed down the launch of its Asteroid Redirect Mission to 2019, with the choice of rock coming a year before that. At the moment, the administration is torn…

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Razer’s CEO is sorry for ‘screwing up on anticipating demand,’ wants to do better

If you pre-ordered Razer’s new 14-inch Blade laptop the day it was announced, there’s a good chance you still don’t have it. Frustrated? Don’t worry — your voice has already been heard; Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan says he’s sorry. “We suck at this,” he…

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