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Controlled implosions of buildings are generally mesmerising to watch, and this one is no different. 19 buildings — each seven to 12 stories high — were destroyed simultaneously to make way for a new business center in Hankou, Hubei, cent...

Hours after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, and the night before 1 million women marched on Washington, Lauren Schulte knew she had to figure out how her tech company would navigate America's new future.  "We're going to do some stuff an...

The long and tumultuous story of the Galaxy Note7 smartphone finally has a conclusion now that Samsung has released the findings of its investigation into the exploding incidents that led to the device's recall. SEE ALSO: Verizon says thousands are s...

An Afro-Abkhazian mountaineer.Image: Library of CongressIn 1864, young Ohioan George Kennan joined a crew of explorers scouting a possible telegraph route from the Bering Strait across Siberia to Europe as an alternative to a cable across the Atlanti...

While the Chinese have been credited with the invention of paper some 2,000 years ago, this improvement takes the humble material to a whole new generation.  A research team at the Shanghai Institute of Ceramics in China has developed what is be...

It's been 13 years and seven directing gigs since an M. Night Shyamalan movie opened at the top of the box officeSplit broke that drought over the weekend. While Sunday box numbers are admittedly estimates, there is zero chance for #2 finisher xXx: T...

Here's another reminder that the turnout for the hundreds of Women's Marches across the globe Saturday was YUGE.  SEE ALSO: Yes, Trump watched the Women's Marches, and yes, he tweeted about it From San Francisco to D.C. to Madison, Wisconsin, th...