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Tattoo artists explain what you need to know before getting a trendy 'sacred geometry' tattoo

Geometry

The latest 'gay gene' study gives no comfort to homophobes

The likes of Vladimir Putin might welcome a study which finds sexual orientation may not be fixed from birth. But they are ignoring the science<p>Vladimir Putin, Robert Mugabe, Pope Francis and other anti-gay world leaders may well rejoice at new scientific research that points to homosexuality as …

3 Proven Ways To Help You Achieve Your Goals

It's sad to think how many people go their whole lives dreaming of goals that they will never hit. While many of us have aspirations we want to reach, few of us actually get to the final destination.<p>The main reason behind this is consistency. We lack the ability to stick through the changes we need …

Heroism

Grandbaby Cakes’ Cinnamon Roll Poundcake

In the breakfast food hierarchy, few things rank as highly for me as a cinnamon roll. Add a little icing and I’m in heaven. But turn it into a …

iPad Pro: ‘Monster screen’ runs full-sized side-by-side apps, LTE models, keyboard + stylus separate

Alongside the new iPhones, new Apple TV, new Apple Watch bands, and a gold anodized version of the Apple Watch Sport, Apple plans to debut a pair of new iPads on Wednesday: the larger iPad Pro and a new iPad mini. Since our report last week that the iPad Pro would be unveiled at this event, we’ve …

IPad Pro

How to Make 4 Excellent Iced Matcha Drinks (Including One With Froot Loops!)

Considering Los Angeles' closer proximity to Japan and the city's love for healthful cuisine, it's surprising that Manhattan kicked off this country's matcha bar boom, and it wasn't until this past July that the City of Angels scored one of its own.<p><b>Alissa White</b>, who operates online matcha shop …

This company is offering the first ever lunar burial

Elysium Space will start sending people to their final resting place on the moon.<p>The company has designed small metallic capsules that will hold …

New Apple TV will reportedly run iOS 9 and launch in September

Will come with Siri, a new remote, and dedicated App Store<p><b>Read next:</b> The Apple TV review.<p>The world is expecting Apple to show off its next round of iPhones next month, but as reported in July, we could also be seeing something else on stage in September — the new Apple TV set-top box. According to …

Bluetooth Suppositories And Other Teledildonics You Didn’t Know You Needed

Let us talk frankly about technology and sex1, which are, as the old ad has it, two great tastes that taste great together. Let’s talk about vibrators, and teledildonics, and orgasms, and KinkBNB, and VR porn, and “Uber for escorts.” And let’s talk again about our collective inability to think …

Alternative Early Traffic Signal Designs

The Marshalite and Heuerampel are fascinating examples of early UX<p>A traffic light is designed to provide three pieces of information: Red, yellow and …

Robotic Spider Dress Powered By Intel Smart Wearable Technology

<b>Smart Spider Dress, powered by Intel Edison, blends fashion with robotics and wearable technology to express the wearer’s emotions and protect their</b> …

Intel Corporation

Articles about 8 kitchens custom cabinetry on Dwell.com - Dwell

2017 is promising to be an exciting year.<p>Equip your kitchen with these smart home technologies for a boost in convenience, efficiency, and productivity.<p>The Monogram Modern Home is a prefab structure designed by Chris Pardo and manufactured by Method Homes.<p>From updating hardware and faucets to …

Kitchens

Watch A Drone Save Texans From A Flash Flood

Unmanned Aerial Volunteers<p>Were it not for a volunteer and his drone, four people may have been swept away for good in floodwaters of Johnson County, Texas this past weekend. Drone operator Garrett Bryl twice used his DJI Inspire quadcopter for rescue work, working alongside the Joshua County fire …

These Headphones Deliver Music Through Your Skull Bones

Headbones Bone Conduction Headphones<p>Posted in Tech<p>“Bone conduction technology” sounds like something you’d expect to be used by the evil (or maybe …

13 reasons men with tattoos are hot

<b>Men with tattoos are hot, and while body art is far more acceptable than it once was, there is still something about guys with ink that’s smokin’.</b><p><b>1.</b> …

The Rolls-Royce all-terrain prototype wins everything

All the Phantom needed to be perfect was more wing and a mild lift.<p>Rolls-Royce has an internal name for its SUV program—"Project Cullinan"—and now it has its first development mule. What's crazy is that Rolls could probably offer a Phantom in this exact spec tomorrow and sell out of it.<p>Because …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

Literature

Marijuana-infused cookie frosting recipe with matcha green tea

As we leave winter behind, things are starting to green up. St. Patrick’s Day is upon us to boot, so cooking/smoking of the green is how we’ll roll …

Where to Go When the Zombies Strike

If the Zombie apocalypse does hit, you’ll be safest up in the mountains in Montana, or perhaps the Nevada desert, physics students tell us.<p>The worst place to be? Northeastern Pennsylvania.<p>A team of researchers at Cornell University decided to make a computer simulation of what might happen in the …

Walking

Pebble’s smartstraps are a big deal and bad news for Apple

One of the biggest criticisms of the Apple Watch, even before its officially launched, is the limited number of sensors built into the device. That’s why I suspect there’ll be some sore heads in Cupertino today after Pebble announced its plan for smartstraps.<p>After launching its color screen Pebble …

Smartwatches

The Strangeness Of Reading 'The Walking Dead' Comics

I have three fears in life: failure, spiders, and spoilers.<p>The first two are shared by many, but the third is something that haunts me especially as a pop culture critic. Everywhere I turn on the internet there’s the potential to be smacked in the face for a spoiler for a show I haven’t seen yet. …

The Walking Dead

17 Super Simple Tips to Lose Weight for LIFE

<b>1. Make friends with your scale.</b> 
If you want to lose weight, think of your scale as a friend, not a foe. Weigh yourself once a day, first thing in the morning after going to the bathroom and getting undressed (water weight and clothing can throw off the number). Track your results, and stay …

These 3D-printed snacks grow their own fillings

3D-printed edible shells are embedded with seeds to grow their own fillings of tasty sprouts and mushrooms.<p>3D-printed food has some pretty hefty limitations at the moment -- the biggest of which is that it can only create dishes out of anything that can be reduced to a paste -- which effectively …

3D Printing

2016 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque: Updated Tech and Styling

Rover's chunky charmer gets freshened for 2016.<p>Land Rover has released details and images of the updated 2016 Evoque ahead of its full reveal at the upcoming 2015 Geneva auto show. Rover was careful to leave intact the chunky and charming aesthetics of its bestselling model, instead focusing on a …

Land Rover

Drink Like a Founding Father with These Presidents’ Favorite Cocktails

Leo Robitschek, the bar director of the NoMad and Eleven Madison Park, mixes up the favorite cocktails of some of our most esteemed presidents.<p>Ever since I learned that Benjamin Franklin used to drink hard cider for breakfast, I’ve been trying to live my life more like the Founding Fathers. But as …

Baking

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cake

Chocolate Covered Cherry Bundt Cake<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>45 mins<p>Total time<p>55 mins<p>Chocolate Covered Cherry Bundt Cake A simple scratch chocolate …

Mars One mission: a one-way trip to the red planet in 2024

The launch date is still a decade away but preparations are underway for the first human expedition to Mars. Here we explain about the mission, Mars spacecrafts and selecting volunteers to establish a colony on the planet<p>From more than 200,000 people who hoped to leave Earth and die on Mars, only …

Space Science

New sapphire glass screens could be coming to the iPhone 6s

In the lead-up to the iPhone 6, everyone expected Apple to give it a sapphire glass display. Sapphire glass, it was said, would lead to nigh-indestructible screens: Scratched and shattered iPhone displays would become a thing of the past.<p>Of course, we all know what happened from there. Apple’s …

Gorilla Glass

Myers-Briggs Personality Type Infographic Provides Valuable Career Advice and Income Data

Being familiar with your Myers-Briggs personality type can provide valuable insight into what type of job might be best suited for you. The Career Assessment Site put together a socioeconomic infographic that highlights the test's personality traits, their average household income, and more.<p>There …

Myers-Briggs

Smart cooking products for tech (and food) lovers

Technology has invaded the kitchen yet again. This year, several new smart cooking gadgets will help you measure ingredients a bit more accurately, cook food over a longer period of time — it will let you know when that teriyaki chicken is done using an app — and even let you use finger swipes to …