Andrei Dragos

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Astronomers Get First Glimpse of Cosmic Web

Changing Planet<p>Computer simulations suggest that matter in the universe is distributed in a “cosmic web” of filaments, as seen in the image above from a large-scale dark-matter simulation. The inset is a zoomed-in, high-resolution image of a smaller part of the cosmic web, 10 million light-years …

Top 10 film noir

Alamy<p>All's fair in love and noir … Farley Granger and Cathy O'Donnell in They Live by Night<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Film/Pix/pictures/2013/11/29/1385731603776/They-Live-By-Night-film-s-008.jpg<p>460<p>Allstar Collection/Cinetext/UNITED/Sportsphoto …

Shape-shifting ants keep moving to hold together

The 25 Best Things You Can Do for Your Body

Your quality of life is largely dictated by one factor: your physical health. And when it comes to building and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, we …

This Is the Man Bill Gates Thinks You Absolutely Should Be Reading

Author Vaclav Smil tackles the big problems facing America and the world. Andreas Laszlo Konrath<p>"There is no author whose books I look forward to …

Saxon Snow: To the Heart of German Watchmaking with A. Lange & Söhne

Aglance out the second floor window of the assembly department at the A. Lange & Söhne manufacture told the story: the drive back to Dresden would be …

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Möbius strip bridge, intelligent beehives and the SeaOrbiter

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>Apple's new headquarters is perhaps the most hotly anticipated building in the country, and the company just released a new set of images of the …

An Interactive Map Of The Brain

Time to play "name that cortex."<p>Can you point out the small squiggle of gray matter that makes up the brain's motor cortex? Or how about the eye fields, which control visual attention and eye movements? No? Take a look at this handy interactive infographic created by Open Colleges, an Australian …

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In-House Watch Movements

One of the things watch enthusiasts love to argue about the most is the whole question of so-called "in-house" movements. A movement is the mechanism inside a watch that actually keeps time — gears, mainspring, the movement plates that hold everything together like ingredients in a shiny metal …

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