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CES is currently wowing the world with new gadgets and Discovery News is covering the event. First up, the fork that knows how much you’re eating! How can you not live without one of these?!
Smart Fork Tracks Your Eating Habits: The HAPIfork (pronounced happy fork) uses gentle vibrations to nudge eaters into slowing their chomping down, this smart fork purports to help digestion and weight control by providing insightful analytics about your food schedule.
Actually, I don’t like to be interrupted while chewing…
The American Astronomical Society (AAS) conference is in full swing in Long Beach, Calif., and this morning’s sessions can be summarized as follows: There’s more exoplanets than you can shake an exostick at.
Earth-Sized Alien Worlds Orbit One in Six Stars: About 17 percent — one in six — of Kepler’s target stars have Earth-sized worlds orbiting closer to their parent stars than where Mercury orbits the sun.