Sprout-powered battery lights Christmas tree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mashable) With Thanksgiving coming up, it's almost time for households to ask the perennial question: What do you do with the sprouts nobody wanted to eat? Now we more…

Hope still for 'dead' Comet Ison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Comet Ison, or some part of it, may have survived its encounter with the Sun, say scientists. The giant ball of ice and dust was initially more…

Google-slayer sets sights on NSA

by Drew Zahn -- A Stanford graduate student who has already stung Google for nearly $40 million over privacy violations is now targeting the National Security Agency, or NSA, to find out more…

Chuck Norris reveals holiday fountain of youth

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, the holidays have officially begun, and so has the swelling of my stomach! Any recommendation for a healthier season? – "Being Good for Goodness' Sake" in Belmont, more…

Oh, fudge! 'A Christmas Story' turns 30

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Forget the pseudo-space travelers with their pointy ears and Worf masks. If you want to experience true fandom, consider a trip to Cleveland this weekend, where more…

Are there any honest reporters anymore?

by Jim Fletcher -- It's a myth that reporters always "just report" the news. Further, it is a myth that media bias is a new thing. If we are honest, we understand more…