Christianne Hedtke

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Prosthetics: Meet the man with 13 legs

From robotic legs to laser arms, the owners of artificial limbs are no longer content with only one replacement, as Frank Swain discovers.<p>When Jozef Metelka gets up in the morning, one of his first decisions is which leg he’ll be wearing that day. After losing his right leg in a motorbike accident …

3D Printing

Stephen Hawking’s new black hole theory

Our pick of the week from around the web, including event horizons reassessed, the drug revolution no-one can stop, and Stephen Fry on the Mac at 30.<p>The drug revolution nobody can stop<br>Mike Power | Matter | 29 January 2014<br>Designer drugs “concocted in labs by tweaking a few atoms here and there” are …

Black Holes

Best space images of the month

Here are some of the most stunning pictures captured during a memorable month in space – from a fierce eclipse to an underwater space simulation.

Space

Is praising a child good or bad for them?

We assume that enthusiastic words motivate children to try harder. But when you look at the evidence, it’s not that clear-cut. It all depends on the wording.<p>Your child presents you with their latest artistic creation. It’s a painting of a figure with very long thin legs, no body and big hair. It’s …

Logging

The future of food

After global riots in 2007 and 2008, George Alagiah travelled the world to reveal why we could be heading for a food crisis, and what we can do about it.<p>When three continents witnessed food riots in 2007 and 2008, we saw the international food system is not as stable as it looks. There’s …

Agriculture

The Truth about “Heaven’s Trail”, the Infamous Photo That…

<b>The Truth about “Heaven’s Trail”, the Infamous Photo That Captured the Imagination of Millions</b> ... <i>Oddity Central</i> -- "eaven’s Trail is a breathtaking photograph that went viral almost the moment it was published online a couple of years ago. Like most good things on the internet, the original source was soon lost; no one had any idea where the picture was clicked, or even if it was real.<p>One explanation on the internet was: “There’s this place in Ireland where every two years, the stars line up …

A Massive List of Upcoming Grants All Filmmakers Should Know About

It seems like every week a grant deadline flies by, and you find yourself looking forlornly at the expired application for free money, mumbling …

Get up close and personal with the selfie monument at the Sochi Olympics: http://bit.ly/1fdFPD2

Teenage Trailer

Film Review: ‘Listen Up Philip’

With:Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss, Krysten Ritter, Josephine de La Baume, Eric Bogosian, Jonathan Pryce, Jess Weixler, Dree Hemingway, Keith …

The Day We Fight Back Against Mass Surveillance – Upvoted

<i>Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or</i> …

Martin Scorsese Is Inducted Into The F-Bomb Hall Of Fame -> http://teamcoco.com/video/f-bomb-hall-of-fame-scorsese #CONAN

WWF Praises President Obama’s National Strategy on Wildlife Trafficking

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) President and CEO Carter Roberts, a member of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking, issued the …

Wildlife

#FMtip Raw honey is used by many cultures as a remedy for many health ailments including ulcers, digestion problems, and even seasonal allergies. Studies have shown raw honey to have antibiotic, antibacterial, and antimicrobial properties.

The Conversation opens a fascinating dialogue about DALLAS BUYERS CLUB's remarkable role in telling an untold story in the history of the AIDS epidemic. MORE: http://ow.ly/tlw3T