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Science Explains How Writing Down Tiny Achievements Every Day Changes Our Brains

Most of us have a tendency to go through life noticing our mistakes. They often stand out to us like sore thumbs and they can be a cause for regret …

The Brain

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Watch the First-Ever Video of a Rare Warty Pig

Fewer than 250 adult Bawean warty pigs are alive today—meaning they're likely an endangered species, a new study says.<p>Walking through a forest on Bawean Island, Indonesia, after a long and frustrating day in the field, Mark Rademaker came face to face one of the world's rarest wild animals, a kind …

11 Research-Backed Ways to Boost Confidence

Confidence is something of a psychological trick, and it is possible to “fake it until you make it.” Try these 11 easy tips the next time your …

Social Media

Earth - Rare and endangered beasts captured on film

Researchers in Indonesia have photographed some of the country’s rarest and most endangered species.<p>Over 30 days, 29 species were photographed by a camera trap set up in Batang Gadis National Park, North Sumatra, Indonesia by the park and Conservation International.<p>The cameras captured the …

Endangered Species

If You Have This Gene, Don’t Smoke Weed

The genes that predispose pot dependence are also linked to schizophrenia and depression.<p>According to new research, you don’t sit around in …

Cannabis

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6 of the Most Spectacular Places to Stargaze in the United States

According to a photographer who captures the night sky for a living, that is.<p>When it comes to capturing stars in the night sky, landscape photographer Grant Kaye is a clear expert. After all, he's spent hundreds of dark nights shooting that very sight. And lucky for us, he's shared his six favorite …

Remarkable, Rare Photographic Moments With Amazing Ocean Animals

Changing Planet<p>For more than 20 years now, we have spent well in excess of 3,000 days at sea, most of them in the company of great whites and other shark species. During all this time we also had the great fortune to have experienced many spectacular encounters with various forms of marine …

Nature

These Ancient Trees Have Stories to Tell

Photographer Beth Moon traveled the world in search of centuries-old trees.<p>Over three trillion trees live on planet Earth, and yet we know so few of their stories. Of course all trees play an important role—purifying the air, hosting the feathered and the furry, teaching kids (and kids at heart) …

Nature

30 Best Music Biopics of All Time

Many musicians secretly want to be actors — and most actors (not-so-secretly) want to be musicians. And for those thespians who don't start their own …

Music

How Many of the World’s Most Amazing Bridges have you Seen?

First you see a long, winding bridge, stretching out to sea like a sea snake. Yes, that’s got to be […]The post How Many of the World’s Most Amazing …

Bridges

The Bottom Line: 'The Vegetarian' By Han Kang

In Han Kang's 'The Vegetarian,' a clean eating obsession is a subversive act of self-reclamation.<p>Vegetarianism or, as the diet of the central character in Han Kang’s <i>The Vegetarian</i> could more specifically be described, veganism, has lost the power to shock -- at least among American coastal …

Photographer Explores the Enchanting Complexity of Magnified Plant Life

Robert Llewellyn’s captivating macro photography draws one deep into a hidden world. By exploring the otherworldly intricacies of plant life, his images allow one to really <i>see</i> the complexity and beauty of nature’s design. Balancing commercial photography work with his series of books (Seeing …

Roman gladiators’ genomes sequenced by Trinity scientists

A group of skeletons discovered in York, thought to be decapitated gladiators, have had their genomes sequenced by Trinity College Dublin …

The Woman Who Made Science Beautiful

Where others sought separation, Maria Sibylla Merian saw connection.<p><i>Updated on August 2, 2016</i><p>It was silkworms that first captured 13–year–old Maria Sibylla Merian’s attention. She would later graduate to a wider set of creatures, watching caterpillars, pupae, butterflies, and moths for days, weeks, …

11 must-see movies completely rejected by the Oscars

Sony Pictures

What's Being Done to Stop Palm Oil Plantations from Destroying Indonesia's Rainforests?

Since <i>VICE on HBO</i> investigated the terrible consequences of Indonesia's palm oil industry last season, has anything changed for the better? We asked an expert if there was hope for activists on the horizon.<p><b>'HBO Original: Indonesia's Palm Bomb'</b><p><i>In anticipation of the upcoming fourth season of</i> …

38 Healthy One-Skillet Meals

There’s a lot that can go wrong when cooking. Maybe you miss an ingredient and now your meal tastes weirdly salty, or you make such a steamy dish …

Cooking

Scientific Illustrator Hand-Paints Giant Mural Featuring 243 Modern Bird Families

Scientific illustrator Jane Kim (of Ink Dwell) spent over 16 months painting one member from each of the world's 243 modern bird families. To make this feat even more impressive, Kim painted the individual birds to scale in her 40-foot by 70-foot mural. It all began when she was interning at the …

Ocean Acidification

This Orchid Emits 'B.O.' to Attract Mosquitoes

To trick tiger mosquitoes into coming their way, one type of orchid produces a scent that’s oddly familiar. At this week’s annual meeting of the …

Is This A Snowy Wonderland Or The World Inside A Petri Dish?

Do you remember cutting paper snowflakes in school? Artist Rogan Brown has elevated that simple seasonal art form and taken it to science class.<p>These large-scale paper sculptures may evoke snow, but actually trade on the forms of bacteria and other organisms. The patterns may feel familiar, but …

Art

Best Original Graphic Novel - IGN's Best of 2015 - IGN

EditVirgil<p>From IGN's Review: "It's sometimes said that everything has already been written, and that the trick is to write something familiar in a …

The 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2015

<i>This month Vulture will be publishing our critics’ year-end lists. Last week's lists included albums, art, and video games. This week we've covered</i> …

Graphic Novels

How to Be Creative: 6 Secrets Backed By Research

Whether it’s at work or in our free time, many of us would love to learn how to be creative. Coming up with great ideas and new perspectives is a …

Top 10 uncanny graphic novels

I was recently invited to contribute a graphic story to a collection of uncanny tales, Congregation of Innocents, published by the Curious Tales collective. For the past three years this group, consisting of novelists Jenn Ashworth, Tom Fletcher, Richard Hirst and Emma Jane Unsworth, together with …

Books

How to build a guitar pedalboard

<b>Want to take your e­ffects pedal collection into battle onstage? Or refresh your existing setup into something more efficient? Read on as we break</b> …

Music Production