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Lonely, young planet drifting in space without a star

10/10/2013 11:33am
It's just a newborn in planetary terms, and it's drifting all alone in space without a star to orbit. The solitary life of this newly discovered planet, with the catchy name PSO J318.5-22, has astronomers excited.

3 reasons why expiration dates are worthless

10/10/2013 1:30pm
A new study from Harvard says the system for dating the freshness of food is so disorganized that it has no real meaning.

Roadkill permits? There will be an app for that

10/10/2013 4:24pm
Salvaging roadkill for the dinner table is not only legal starting this month in Montana, but state officials plan to let drivers who accidentally kill big game to simply print out permits at home that allow them to harvest the meat.