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This Website Turns Photos of Your Pets Into 3D Reliefs You Can Actually Pet

It’s not easy leaving your pet behind as you head off to work each morning. And if the thousands of photos you have of them on your phone aren’t …

Some Excellently Geeky Members Of The U.S. Navy Made Their Own ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer

Listen to this "Sea Organ" make music from wave power

In the city of Zadar, Croatia, the Sea Organ, or Morske Orgulje, as it’s known locally, is an artistic attraction located on the waterfront. The Sea …

Teacher's Powerful Viral Resignation Letter Slams Broken, Harmful School System

"I will not subject my child to this disordered system, and I can no longer in good conscience be a part of it myself."<p>A teacher from Polk County, Florida, went viral for posting a jaw-dropping resignation letter to Facebook that slammed recent education reforms. Wendy Bradshaw took aim …

Pedagogy

Mars: five big mysteries still left to solve on the Red Planet

After Nasa announces there is liquid water on Mars, what other mysterious discoveries can we expect to solve on the Red Planet?<p><b>Following Nasa's announcement of liquid water on Mars</b><b>,</b> we have looked at some of the other theories about what is left to be discovered on the Red Planet.<p>There are several …

Is it FINALLY proof: 'Abducted' woman draws star map of exact constellation of alien home

Beyond Belief ArchiveBetty Hill drew a star map of the constellation that the aliens pointed to<p>On September 19 1961, Betty and Barney Hill of …

Here’s What Women In Video Games Look Like With Realistic Bodies

"Perhaps the changes are especially noticeable since most of these characters are so scarcely dressed."<p><b>In the site's own words:</b>

Why Are Women Ditching Hillary?

Earlier this year Hillary Clinton seemed to have the female vote locked down, so why is she now having to work so hard to convince them to support …

Chasing the Scream author Johann Hari explains why we can't win the war on ice

"Methamphetamine addiction is a real tragedy but we have to step back and look at the facts. Only 15 per cent of people who use ice will become …

A Very Real* Letter Kim Davis Wrote to Theology for Dummies

*May or may not be real.<p>Dear <i>Theology for Dummies</i>:<p>I refuse to issue marriage licenses to homosexuals because the Bible says they should be killed: "If a man lies with a male as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination; they shall surely be put to death." I thought denying them …

You've been charging your smartphone wrong

But it's partially our fault because we've been charging them wrong this whole time.<p>Many of us have an ingrained notion that charging our smartphones in small bursts will cause long-term damage to their batteries, and that it's better to charge them when they're close to dead.<p>But we couldn't be …

Electric Vehicles

6 Of Your Most Cringeworthy Questions, Answered By Science

We asked for the science questions you didn’t want your name attached to, and now we’re answering them. This time: shrinkage, fishy vaginas, cannibalism, and more!

Think For Yourself: The Illuminati

<i>Is the world controlled by a secretive organisation, whose members may or may not be lizards? IA critical thinker, John Turnbull, takes a look at the</i> …

Vitamin C Cures Disease but Doctors and Pharmaceutical Companies Do Not Want You to Know This

<b>Health Impact News Editor Comments</b><p>Dr. Suzanne Humphries has given what is the most comprehensive and informative lecture on vitamin C that I have …

Whooping Cough

Higher Levels of Fitness Linked to Executive Function and Brain Activity in Older Adults

<b>The aging process is associated with declines in brain function, including memory and how fast our brain processes information, yet previous research</b> …

If You Don’t Think Americans Have Lost Our Freedoms, READ THIS | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

The Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave The Land of the Fleeced and the Home of the Slave<p><i>This post explains the liberties guaranteed in the</i> …

Silicon Valley billionaires are appalled by normal schools — so they've created this new one

Kids take attendance on an iPad, complete a "playlist" of activities, and learn 3D modeling software to design a playhouse for the class pet.<p>Founder and CEO Max Ventilla previously helmed the personalization team at Google, where he helped build Google+ and other products that make the internet …

Online Education

Report: Iran finds 'unexpectedly high' uranium reserve after Dems seal nuke deal for Obama

Iran has reportedly found an unexpectedly high reserve of uranium, following assessments that the country is running low on the nuclear raw material and just days after President Obama essentially secured an international nuclear deal with the country's leaders.<p>The discovery was reported first by …

Virgin births really happen — here are the animals that prove it

Virgin birth is a thing, and it's been happening for millennia in some animals.<p>It's something called parthenogenesis, which basically just means reproduction without fertilization. The mother provides both sets of the DNA necessary to create an embryo, which is typically female.<p>Here are the animals …

Biology

Here's another radar image of the rumored Nazi ghost train

The ground-penetrating image appears to show a row of tanks, which supports initial reports that the train was of "military nature."<p>"As the finders of a World War II armored train, we, Andreas Richter and Piotr Koper, declare that we have legally informed state authorities about the find and have …

Google Maps

Researchers Show How Self-Control Can Drain Your Memory Banks

Stop trying so hard.<p>The human body has a finite amount of resources, and scientists are always discovering more about how these resources are shared, …

Religion and Superintelligence

I was contacted by a staff writer from the online newsmagazine The Daily Dot. He is writing a story at the intersection of computer superintelligence …

Singularity

4 Ways to Remember Everything You Learn

If you’re going to learn anything, you need two kinds of prior knowledge:<p>knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or …

5 Scary Things That Happen When You Eat Too Much Protein

Yup, it's possible to get too much of a good thing.<p>Protein keeps your hard-earned muscles happy, your stomach from growling an hour after you eat, and your metabolism humming at a fiery pace. But just like other really good things, getting tons and tons of extra protein isn't always better. Here, …

Peru Announced Plans to Send an Envoy to an Uncontacted Tribe

Peru recently announced plans for its first official contact with the Mashco-Piro people. Local officials had long opposed interacting with the group, one of Peru's 15 uncontacted tribes, which know of the wider world but remain aloof from it.<p><i>This article appears in the September Issue of VICE</i><p>Peru …