Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion. Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some
For decades, Vanity Fair has brought together an impressive collection of film’s brightest stars for its annual Hollywood issue. This year, Twitter users are noting that the magazine appears to have thrown
Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter. This sounds
For starters: If you want to be more creative, you aren't going to get there if your brain is constantly fighting off negative stress hormones. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their
Have a Helvetica good time with the typeface-recognition app we’ve all been waiting for WhatTheFont is pure genius. Just open the app on your phone and aim the camera at a chunk of text. Snap a photo.
It’s a Wednesday morning in the IDEO San Francisco studio. Bright sunshine reflects off the Bay and through the floor-to-ceiling windows. But in the project space, the mood is darker. The team is on week
The space was recently discovered using particle physics, and cosmic rays. In the upper reaches of Earth’s atmosphere, a rain of high-energy radiation slams into the thin air. The impact creates a second
A different kind of pipeline. Arizona civil engineer Mo Ehsani thinks he has the answer to the global coral bleaching crisis — a pipe that delivers cool water to stressed corals. Bleaching, a consequence
Real Estate With five-story water views and accents from a salvaged ship, this home has served as inspiration for an acclaimed architect. Oscar-winner-turned-environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio plans to
The geometry of centuries-old architecture is being repurposed to make modern design better. Concrete is typically the default building material for tall structures, thanks to its strength and cost-effectiveness.
The "Room of Dreams" is just incredible. This Essex home used to be as ordinary as they come — certainly nothing to write home about — but behind the average looking exterior of the house lies an incredible