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TRA: Reviews

Reviews: Satirical Saturday Cartoon on Art by Alex Brenchley 2019...

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TRA: Improv

Improv: Satirical Saturday Cartoon on Art by Alex Brenchley 2018...

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Hot News: The ‘Like Illegal Drugs’ Effects of Chilli Peppers

Man develops severe 'thunderclap' headaches after eating world's hottest chili pepper ...

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Nick, Find a Cave and Hide Your Face

What could Po$$ibly make a $eemingly $en$itive arti$t $uch a$ Nick Cave Play I$rael?...

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Five Ways to Minimize the Damage Done by Energy Drinks

Identifying ways to minimize the harm of energy drinks ...

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Why You Definitely Don’t Want to Eat Apricot Stones

Man develops cyanide poisoning from apricot kernel extract ...

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Faster Video, An End To Buffering, More Cats!

CSAIL's machine-learning system enables smoother streaming that can better adapt to different network conditions....

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Drones, or a Big Dumb Wall? Autonomous Border-Surveillance

ngineers at the University of Arizona are designing an autonomous border-surveillance system that can collect, assess and act on data in real time...

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Rejection, Dismay, Heinous Feels: The Tragic Fallout of Being Phubbed

Ironically, people 'phone snubbed' by others often turn to phones or social media for acceptance...

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Classroom Internet Use Leads to Lower Grades

Internet use in class tied to lower test scores ...

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3D Print Your Own Music Career (Don’t Blame Us if it’s Short-Lived)

3-D printed wind instruments in any shape or form...

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Return Trip? Magic Mushrooms and Cancer

Psilocybin relieves anxiety and depression in patients with advanced cancer ...

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Born Slippy? These Boots Were(n’t) Made For Walking on Ice (Ice Baby)

Most winter boots are too slippery to walk safely on icy surfaces. The Shame!...

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Greening the Battlefields (but destroying the planet?) with Transgenic Grass

New grasses neutralize toxic pollution from bombs, explosives, and munitions ...

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Can You Boost Your Brain With a Battery? With tDCS, Hells Yeah!

Electrifying brain circuits may decrease depressive symptoms and chronic pain...

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New Tech to Classify Galaxy Types, instead of Pesky Humans

Perhaps it's the fault of digital watches, but humans are rubbish at describing galaxies. Report...

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Your Safety at Risk: Smartphone Enabled Cars and Mirrorlink

Researchers find vulnerabilities in cars connected to smartphones ...

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Like Pornography? Love Divorce? It’s Your lucky Day!

Beginning pornography use associated with increase in probability of divorce ...

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Smartphone Exercises to Reduce Stress

University of Basel researchers develop Smartphone exercises for a better mood...

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Boredom Breeds Swivel-Eyed Loons? Existential Ennui and Extremism

oredom, it seems, is a contributing cause to political extremism. Evidently, the smartphone age has had its usual inflationary influence. Back in the day, bored kids listened to grainy Anti Nowhere...

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UAVs: Where We’re Going, We Don’t NEED Humans

Teaching drones about the birds and the bees ...

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The Idle Poor and the ‘Link’ Between Violence and Hot Climates

Climate 'impacts life strategies, time orientation, self-control', claim Ohio researchers...

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Think Kids With Drones Are Annoying? Meet the RoboBee

Harvard University researchers helps develop unique flying micro-robots...

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A New Hope For Bleached Coral Reefs?

UN report finds parts of coral reef ecosystems may survive in barely known deeper environments...

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No Calculator in the Kitchen? Why Girls From Progressive Countries are Better at Maths

Girls from progressive societies do better at maths, study finds ...

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One More Way Your Phone Makes You STOOPID. Digital Media and Abstract Thinking

Digital media may be changing how you think. New study finds users focus on concrete details rather than the big picture...

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Sick of Screen Time Tantrums? Blame the Gadget

Two-minute warnings make kids' 'screen time' tantrums worse ...

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What Colour are Action Man’s Pants? If You Know, You’ll Probably Want One of These

Touching this robot can elicit physiological arousal in humans ...

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Can Email Responses Predict You’re Personality? You Bet.

Personality influences how one reacts to email errors ...

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Technoboffins Rejoice! Phone-based laser rangefinder works outdoors

Depth sensor built from off-the-shelf parts filters out ambient infrared light...

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