Chip Anderson

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Brazil's Graffiti Covered 'Batman Alley' Is Absolutely Stunning

Just a short walk from São Paulo’s Vila Madalena metro station is ‘Batman Alley’ a long and winding alley located in one of the cities upper middle …

São Paulo

Daylight saving time is one big experiment for scientists

To some people, the transition to daylight saving time means a few days of sleep deprivation, or the chance to leave work before the sky is completely dark. To others, it's a perfect opportunity to conduct scientific research.<p>Not just sleep-related research. If you ever wondered whether changing …

Time Management

Lithuania: Europe's Secret Tech Powerhouse?

<i>Edmundas ‘Eddy’ Balcikonis is a co-founder & CEO of TrackDuck startup, which makes simple to use visual feedback tool, ideal for design and web project commenting.</i><p>Lithuania is small. Yet it seems to have one of the most innovative and tech-savvy populations in Europe whose startup ecosystem has …

Startups

Given a multiverse, does astrology work somewhere?

I find it amazing that the scientific method (or methods, if you prefer) is powerful enough to start classifying different types of multiverse. Max Tegmark has had a go at it, as described here by Tony Padilla in another Sixty Symbols video:<p>So, four types, in order of increasing generality, …

Physics

Trent Reznor discusses his new role at Apple, the Beats acquisition, and U2’s free album

When Apple announced plans to acquire Beats Electronics and Beats Music earlier this year, Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor’s involvement with the streaming music service under Apple’s ownership quickly came in question. A spokesperson for Beats Music said Reznor was still with the company at …

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

Body Art

Is The Human Species Still Evolving?

Bill Nye The Science Guy speculates on the future of mankind<p>Is there a <i>Homo superius</i> just around the next corner, waiting to take our place? Let’s think about what it would take: If we were to give rise to a new species, something would have to happen to us to create a bottleneck or isolated place …

Evolution

Net Neutrality’s Future Remains A Glorious Muddle

The FCC is expected to vote on new neutrality rules in December. What those rules will entail remains a high-stakes parlor game.<p>Out this week from the Wall Street Journal’s Gautham Nagesh was a report indicating that, similar to some plans proposed by extra-governmental individuals and groups, the …