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What’s the best vacuum for pet hair?

By Tim Heffernan This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide what’s the best vacuum for pet hair? As any pet owner (I have a cat) knows, even if you own a good vacuum…

Tigers Extinct in Laos

Tigers Extinct in Laos

Are tigers extinct in Laos? That’s the conclusion of a detailed new study that found no evidence wild tigers still exist in the country. What researchers did find during a five-year camera survey of the biodiversity-rich Nam Et-Phou Louey National Protected Area was evidence of snares—lots and lots of deadly snares, which are…

After Math: That’s not how this is supposed to work

Like burritos stuffed with french fries or labradoodles, the last few days have been just entirely too much. Politics aside, we were treated to Uber setting up a litigious warchest, Chipotle reinventing the drive-thru, and the debut of Soylent’s successor. Check out the weirdest headlines to cross Engadget’s newsdesk this week. PBS is now available…

Deep Breather

Deep Breather

Take a gulp of air. About ten sextillion molecules of atmosphere are now squeezing their way through the intricate tree of bronchi and bronchioles forming your lungs. About 21% of those molecules are pairs of chemically bonded oxygen atoms. Roughly a quarter of these will be snapped up by the hungry iron atoms in the haemoglobin of…