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Teenagers are taking breaks from social media —but are you?

We've been led to believe that teens are always on their phones or glued to some sort of screen.  SEE ALSO: The 'digital wellness lady' is on a mission to make you unplug But a study out Thursday shows that teenagers are better at monitoring their online lives than we thought. An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research survey looked at how often and why teens step away from social media sites and platforms. After talking to 790 teens between 13 and 17 years old last December, the researchers found that nearly 60 percent of teens have taken a break from social media. Half...

You can make your Samsung Galaxy S8 transparent, but there's a catch

When it comes to the gadgets we use the most, sometimes a little extra transparency can go a long way — just think about how long it took for us to find out what went wrong with the Galaxy Note 7. Literally making phone casings crystal clear, though, might just be taking the sentiment to the extreme.   YouTuber JerryRigEverything did just that and decided to create a transparent Galaxy S8, à la those classic, clear Game Boy Colors gamers loved in the mid-90s.  SEE ALSO: The Galaxy S8 blew up Samsung's record for pre-orders First, he removed the back casing, which, as...

This ad for a bong cleaner is just perfectly cheesy

There are some stoner stereotypes that just aren't going away anytime soon. The internet tends to fall in love with low-budget commercials that are just cheesy and awkward enough to be admirable. Combine the cheese factor with weed, and you've got yourself a viral video in the making. The internet's favorite new goofy spot is from Resolution, a self-described "bad ass cleaning company" that creates a special gel which will clean your glass bongs and pipes. You see, when you smoke the sticky icky through a glass pipe, it leaves a gross, thick resin behind, which can be difficult to clean....

Here's how you can make Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino at home

A DIY video instructing you how to make your very own Unicorn Frappuccino has arrived, meaning we have reached peak Unicorn Frappuccino. Thankfully, this DIY instruction video is from YouTubers HellthyJunkFood, who have a pretty solid YouTube history of recreating fast food creations at home. It definitely won't save you money or time, but at least you can visualize how much sugar you're ingesting.  Read more... More about Unicorn Frappuccino, Frappuccino, Starbucks, Watercooler, and Watercooler

NASA doesn't have replacements for its aging spacesuits

NASA may be running out of spacesuits.  According to a new report from the space agency's Office of Inspector General, NASA may not have enough spacesuits to make it through 2024—the year when the Space Station is expected to end its operational life under NASA and the other international agencies. The suits, called extravehicular mobility units (EMUs), are designed to keep astronauts safe when taking spacewalks outside of the ISS. SEE ALSO: Astronaut Shows Off Leaky Suit That Led to Spacewalk Emergency The OIG report said that "only 11 of the 18 original EMU Primary Life Support...

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