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Bill Nye teams up with Amy Schumer to explain the universe

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Warning: This post contains strong language that some may find offensive.

Bill Nye the Science Guy, a.k.a the explainer of things for millennials, stopped by Inside Amy Schumer to explain just what the universe is for

During the skit, Nye reveals that the universe actually has the power to communicate directly to women in their 20s. Apparently putting your dream out into the universe and making connections to completely unrelated things is the key to it all. Who knew?

Bored with bowling? Try this hack

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Take comedy duo Tripp and Tyler’s advice and everyone around you will think you and your friends are the worst bowlers on earth — but they won’t comprehend your genius.

The Tripp and Tyler Show, formerly known as “Don’t Be That Guy,” is filled with tips and tricks to make life easier and more fun. This week, the pair have a prescription to spice up your next visit to the lanes: reverse bowling. They explain the technique in the video above.

Bill Nye teams up with Amy Schumer to explain the universe

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Warning: This post contains strong language that some may find offensive.

Bill Nye the Science Guy, a.k.a the explainer of things for millennials, stopped by Inside Amy Schumer to explain just what the universe is for

During the skit, Nye reveals that the universe actually has the power to communicate directly to women in their 20s. Apparently putting your dream out into the universe and making connections to completely unrelated things is the key to it all. Who knew?

Android Auto starts shipping in real cars

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Android Auto just got real.

Sure, Google’s in-car software for extending an Android phone to a dashboard has technically been out and proud since the first Android Auto aftermarket systems started shipping in March, but as of Tuesday it’s in new cars, too. The 2015 Hyundai Sonata is the first car to offer Android Auto built-in.

Already have a 2015 Sonata? You can update your dashboard software to make Android Auto…

Texas and Oklahoma hit by severe flooding, killing 1

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Unprecedented rainfall has led to deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma over the weekend, prompting numerous evacuations and rescues, and killing one firefighter

Heavy rains hit eastern Texas and eastern Oklahoma on Sunday morning, after dumping between five and 10 inches across parts of central Texas and Oklahoma on Saturday night into Sunday. The latest downpours pushed Oklahoma City into record territory, with 18.19 inches of rain so far in the month of May

Not only does this make May…

If millennials were in charge of the food pyramid

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In an ideal world, we would all be living off of a balanced diet of fresh produce and wholesome proteins.

But unfortunately, deadlines, traffic and laundry just won’t let that happen. Despite the USDA’s outline for proper servings of the five classic food groups — fruit, veggies, grains, proteins and dairy — for multiple age groups, time, money and cravings often restrict us from following such a healthy diet

Instead, the e-card parody…

Graphic: the growth of video advertising

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The message is clear: if you want to make money, make video first

There is an arms race in digital video, and the victor will be the fastest, the slickest, and eventually, the richest

Video advertising is the future – and the present – for media executives frustrated with low revenues from advertising on audio, like podcasts, or on text pages

Spotify is the most recent entrant. The music streaming service announced on Wednesday that it would begin hosting video clips from ESPN, Comedy…

Take the stress out of packing for an overnight trip

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Ditch the multiple suitcases and try this on for size: Your next overnight trip will be infinitely less complicated if you wrap a T-shirt, underwear and toothbrush inside tube socks (yes, tube socks)

Comedy duo Tripp and Tyler of The Tripp and Tyler Show, formerly known as “Don’t Be That Guy,” is filled with time-saving life hacks — which include packing tips (watch above).

“The reason we created this show is because we want to make your…

Octopus-inspired robotic arms lend a hand in surgery

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A robotic arm inspired by octopus tentacles could make it easier for surgeons to access hard-to-reach parts of the body.

A new robotic device uses a series of inflatable chambers to mimic how an octopus can twist, elongate and bend its limbs in any direction. The mechanical arm also imitates the way an octopus can change the stiffness of different sections of its tentacles, allowing the cephalopods to interact with objects.

The device could help make it easier for surgeons to reach parts of…

Bonuses don’t work, in the office or at home

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As far as phrases go, the “wife bonus” seems particularly heinous.

There’s also little reason to think it should work.

An article from anthropologist Wednesday Martin published in the New York Times stirred controversy about the economics and family structures of wealthy Manhattan families. The most salacious detail centered around the “wife bonus” — money paid from husbands to the wives for their contributions to the family, which can include anything from getting a child into a prestigious…