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How to Observe the Moon with a Telescope

I still can remember that very special August night, now more than 50 years ago, when I got my first magnified look at the moon. It was the night of …

Science Says: Drink Your Coffee

Coffee is one of the pleasures of existence. It's also really good for us, an ever-expanding body of research suggests. The latest: an analysis of …

This Trick Will Make You See A Black And White Photo In Color And Explain How Color Perception Works

What if I told you that the photo above is actually not a black and white photo, it is in full color and it is your brains which is limiting you from …

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Ecco gli affari che uniscono Valentino Rossi e Marc Márquez

<b>Valentino Rossi</b> e <b>Marc Márquez</b> hanno fatto la storia (anche) per essere stati protagonisti di una delle scene più polemiche della storia sportiva: un …

19th Century Postcards Predicted the World in the Year 2000

Like many of us today, people living in the 20th century were curious about what the future would hold. French artist Jean-Marc Ct and his colleagues attempted to predict the world in the year 2000, and they did so through playful illustrations. Known as <i>France in the Year 2000</i>, these futuristic …

Standing Lamp by Muller Van Severen

Let’s finish off the week with something whimsical. Perhaps you don’t have the room (or the budget) for a Duo Seat + Lamp by Muller Van Severen, but …

6 Magical Ways to Top Grilled Corn

Butter and salt are great, but these upgrades are even better.<p>Grilled corn is one of my favorite summer foods. It's delicious even at its simplest, topped with a pat of butter and seasoned with salt. But change things up, and you'll have a revelatory experience at your next cookout. Can't you just …

Cooking

Articles about photo week wood and glass box home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to …

Landscape Architect Visit: Thomas Doxiadis on Antiparos

We all have an idea about Greece and there is bound to be something ancient in it. Yet visiting can be so different from imagining. In landscape …

Architecture

New Horizons Goes to Pluto: A Mission Timeline

Popular Science Blogs<p>Boxplot<p>Exploring the world of science through graphic narrative. By Maki Naro<p>Imagine taking a road trip to visit an old friend, driving for nine years, and finding out that, along the way, they had a couple more kids and turned into a potato<p>Imagine taking a road trip to visit …

When Weed Is The Cure: A Doctor's Case for Medical Marijuana

A year and a half ago, Dr. David Casarett did not take medical marijuana very seriously. "When I first started this project, I really thought of medical marijuana as a joke," he tells <i>Fresh Air</i>'s Terry Gross.<p>But then the palliative care specialist began to look seriously into the issue, and his mind …

Nasa's New Horizons probe shows Pluto bigger than expected

A Nasa spacecraft that will hurtle past Pluto on Tuesday at more than 45,000 kilometres per hour has revealed the dwarf planet to be larger than scientists thought.<p>Fresh measurements from New Horizons, the first spacecraft to reach Pluto on the outer edge of the solar system, show that it is 2,370 …

Solar System

A Unique Home Nestled in the Rocks

This Arizona house is full of all-natural accents — including its granite boulder walls.<p>Fred and Wilma Flintstone would probably call this place their dream home. Designed by architect Charles Johnson in 1980 and featured in numerous magazines, books, and TV shows, this Scottsdale, Arizona, house …

These Are Not Your Average Bird Feeders

Indulge your feathered friends with an elevated aesthetic.<p>Bluebirds, chickadees, and sparrows, rejoice! Surprising departures from the typical roof-topped box, these stylish vessels will add a modern sculptural touch to any patio or yard.<p><i>Pictured from left:</i><p><b>Vogeli</b>By Vasse and Peg Vaught. Recycled …

Watch: Wolf Spider Squashed, Hundreds of Babies Emerge

A scene in Australia gave people a start, but there’s a simple explanation, say scientists.<p>Warning: if you have arachnophobia, don't watch the above video.<p>Posted on YouTube earlier in the month and going viral this week, the brief clip features a “huge wolf spider” that meets a dramatic end.<p>“We got …

McGill University

The first world war scientists who gave their lives to defeat poison gas

Chemical warfare made its deadly debut a century ago, at a time when science was still in the era of personal experimentation. Scientists routinely used their own bodies as a laboratory; systematic animal experimentation, while growing in use, remained controversial. The urgency in the first weeks …

Textbooks

3D-printed flowers test moth 'food tubes' - Futurity

To study pollination, scientists are using 3D-printed flowers to test how the "fist-sized" hawk moth gets its meals.

Pollination

The Biggest Thing? Supervoid Spans a Billion Light-Years

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Congo Monkey Spotted Decades After Species' Alleged Demise

Welcome back, Bouvier's red colobus monkey. It's been a while.<p>The African primate hasn't been seen since the 1970s and was assumed to have become extinct.<p>But, in a statement released late last week, the Wildlife Conservation Society says two primatologists working in the forests of the Republic of …

The Origins Of Saturn's Massive Superstorms Solved

Earth's hurricanes are puny by comparison<p>Storms here on Earth might be devastating events that can last for days and bring cities to their knees, but that's nothing compared to Saturn's storms. Massive thunderstorms complete with lightning and high winds can cover an area roughly the same size as …

10 surprises about our solar system

Here are 10 unexpected and intriguing facts about our solar system – our sun and its family of planets – you probably did not know!<p>Remember those …

Julius Caesar may have suffered mini-strokes, say doctors

Health problems that blighted the Roman general Julius Caesar may have resulted from a spate of mini-strokes, according to a fresh review of his symptoms.<p>The great military leader, who was instrumental in the rise of the Roman empire, suffered a host of medical ailments, from vertigo, dizziness and …

World History

Lyrid meteor shower: All you need to know

In 2018, April 22 is the peak morning. The moon, near the 1st quarter phase, is out of the way. Expect 10 to 20 meteors per hour at the peak.<p>The …

Ceramic Wall Covering Inspired by Mathematics Patterns in Nature

You know how you sometimes stumble upon something you were looking for, but it’s far more amazing than you imagined if would be?<p>What if you were …

Incredible Bodypainting of a Chameleon Consists of Two Women

You must watch this video! Artist Johannes Sttter just came out with another incredible bodypainting. This human chameleon consists of, not just one person, but two people lying on top of each other. While it's easy to spot the first woman, the second one will leave you scratching your head. As you …