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Plan your own Brexit: The world's cheapest places to emigrate to

As the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill is debated in the Lords, the constant uncertainty and debate about Britain's future in Europe (not to mention the rain and relentlessly rising house prices) may have left you plotting your own Brexit. If you want to ditch the UK in favour of a …

Nine-Year-Old Girl is Youngest Developer to Attend WWDC 2016

- Jun 12, 2016<p>I can’t remember exactly what I was doing when I was nine-years old, but I’m pretty sure it involved a scraped knee, or trying to jump …

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What we eat is seen as more important than ever. And everywhere we are urged to go organic: we are told it is more nutritious, it improves animal welfare and helps the environment. In reality, that is mostly marketing hype.<p>In 2012 Stanford University’s Centre for Health Policy did the biggest …

<b>Dulwich Picture Gallery, London; Whitechapel Gallery, London</b><br>A neglected British painter is celebrated in a wonderfully strange and sensitive show, while Mary Heilmann is full of mischief<p>The London painter <b>Winifred Knights</b> (1899-1947) was barely 20 when critics first called her a genius. At 21, she …

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The beautiful mind of a young girl: Remembering Anne Frank on her birthday

We may remember Anne Frank from reading the ‘<i>The Diary of a Young Girl</i>’ for school or in our spare time. We may have even visited the Anne Frank …

2016 June 12 - A Roll Cloud Over Uruguay

<b>A Roll Cloud Over Uruguay</b> <b><br>Credit & Licence:</b> Daniela Mirner Eberl<p><b>Explanation:</b> What kind of cloud is this? A type of arcus cloud called a roll cloud. …

Google's New Science Journal App Turns Your Android Phone Into a Lab Full of Sensors

If you’re working on a rocket destined for Mars, Google’s new Science Journal app might be a bit limited. But if you’re an aspiring scientist, the …

Android News

This beautiful Instagram feed will fill your life with happiness

I recently followed Janelle Silver on Instagram, and my feed has become a much happier place ever since. She’s an artist who makes colorful, …

Happiness

3 Things I Learned Alone On Top of the Eiffel Tower

You've heard it before: traveling solo can be one of the most terrifying, yet rewarding experiences of your life. My first solo trip was to a place many consider the most romantic city in the world: Paris. Why would I do such a thing to myself?<p>I've always had a fascination with the French culture, …

This tiny particle could roam your body to find tumors

What if we could find cancerous tumors years before they can harm us -- without expensive screening facilities or even steady electricity? Physician, …

Jupiter's Ocean Moon Europa May Be A Good Place To Swim, But Could We Live There?

Europa has a frozen crust and high radiation, but some scientists anticipate finding life there.<p>Jupiter's ocean moon Europa -- one of the planet's four main moons -- may be chemically balanced to spawn life similar to Earth's oceans, according to a new study.<p>There's been a lot of recent talk, …

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Beer Company Creates Edible Six-Pack Rings to Save Marine Life

Every schoolkid knows that those tough plastic rings that hold six packs together can end up choking birds or sea turtles if they fall into the ocean, as so much of the world’s trash does. Now, one craft beer company has launched a new way to tackle this problem: fully edible, compostable six-pack …

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The Orbit of Jupiter. How Long is a Year on Jupiter?

When it comes to the other planets that make up our Solar System, some pretty stark differences become apparent. In addition to being different in …

Astronomy

“They were robbed of their stage ... tonight we gave them ours,” Bono said, introducing The Eagles of Death Metal on stage with U2 in #Paris tonight. The Eagles of Death Metal took the stage tonight for the first time since the #ParisAttacks. The names of the attack victims were displayed during the performance. (Samantha Barry @sammybarrynews

Meet Tayna, the Faintest Ancient Galaxy Ever Found

A newly discovered early galaxy is the faintest ever found, and it's giving researchers a rare look into how ancient galaxies evolved.<p>To peer into …

New Eco-Friendly Design Offers More Refreshing Showers While Minimizing Water Usage by 70%

On average, a typical eight-minute shower uses 20 gallons of water. Depending how many daily showers your household takes, this could mean a lot of water down the drain. The new Nebia shower promises to minimize this usage by 70% without compromising water pressure or a refreshing experience. Their …

This award winning garden design uses concrete pipes to create seating, a water feature, and a fire pit

Alison Douglas has designed “Pipe Dream,” the winning entry in the Boutique Garden category, at the 2015 Melbourne International Flower And Garden …

#ReflectionCanyon is one of the unique wonders in the #Southwest. Located in a remote section of #GlenCanyon National Recreation Area in #Utah, Reflection Canyon offers unparalleled views of the #ColoradoRiver twisting and winding through colorful sandstone cliffs. After the tough hike to reach Reflection Canyon, photographer Wan Shi was rewarded with this spectacular shot. “This has to be the most colorful and surreal scene I have ever seen in American Southwest.” Photo by Wan Shi (www.sharetheexperience.org).

Dear Artists: When You Feel Like Quitting, Read This.

Photo Credit: Kevin Titus Photo<p>Whenever I do something day in and day out, I tend to reflect on what I'm working towards. As an artist, I'm constantly asking myself why I do what I do. What do I want to say with my work? What's my message?<p>Sometimes I get discouraged. I look around at all the …

Playful Paintings on the Streets of Tokyo Pay Tribute to Japanese Culture

Spanish street artist Pejac recently finished a tour of Asia, where he decorated the streets of cities in Hong Kong, South Korea, and Japan with whimsical paintings and installations. Tokyo, one of his destinations, became the canvas on which he unleashed his praises and critiques of Japanese …

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What Lies in Store for the Mars Rovers?

Their 90-day warranty expired awhile ago, but NASA's twin Mars rovers Spirit and Opportunity are still trundling along the Martian surface en route …

Interactive 3-D Paintings Invite You to be Part of the Artwork

What if, just for a moment, you could be a Ghostbuster? Or, you “open” the door to the delightful creatures of <i>Monsters, Inc.</i>? This is the idea behind the fun, mobile exhibition by Russian art and design studio Brain Mash. They crafted a series of three-dimensional paintings that seem to pop from …

The top 20 tracks of 2015

20. KEITH APE – “IT G MA”<p>If one song could sum up this year’s Korean rap invasion, it would be “It G Ma” – the viral supernova headed up by gold-grilled trap king Keith Ape and backed up by other, equally eclectic members of The Cohort crew he belongs to, including mastermind JayAllDay and Seoul’s …

Monochromatic Watercolor Paintings Exquisitely Depict Cratered Surface of Moon

German artist Michal Friese has long been enthralled with the night sky, and she expresses her fascination through beautiful watercolor paintings of the moon. Her solitary depictions of the rocky surface use a limited color palette and special techniques to mimic its cratered appearance. The …

4 Breakfast Joints Worth Setting an Alarm For

We’re seeing dishes on breakfast menus that are as inventive as anything being served up for dinner. These are our 4 favorite spots worth setting an alarm for.<p>We’re seeing dishes on breakfast menus that are as inventive as anything being served up for dinner. Below, four spots worth setting an …

Mom Turns Her 3-Year-Old’s Doodles Into Paintings

A little over a year ago, Ruth Oosterman wrote on Bored Panda about how she collaborates with with Eve, her two-year-old daughter, to create …

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Elaborately Bodypainted Live Figures Blend into the Seven Wonders of the World

Trina Merry is best known for her unique style of conceptual art that combines painted models with photography. We've previously featured some of her artwork that mimics astrological signs and blends human figures into scenes around New York, but her newest collection of images take a trip around …