If you want to eat a more healthful diet, you're going to have to shell out more cash, right? (After all, Whole Foods didn't get the nickname "Whole Paycheck" for nothing.) But until recently, that widely
Despite generally booming sales so far this year, the auto industry continues to find itself in a state of transition. Fuel economy is on the rise, as are the capability, popularity, and affordability
The blockbuster film Gravity features one heart-stopping emergency in space after another, most of them outside the confines of a spacecraft. Real-life emergencies during extravehicular activity, or EVA,
The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters.
London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many
For their new book The Art of Doing, Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield interviewed 36 super-achievers at the tops of their fields. They started seeing patterns emerge. These are the 10 most common practices
"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website. The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition
TravelPhoto Gallery Journey from Denali’s vast wildness to New York City’s Central Park with these seasonal snapshots. Every autumn a brilliant tapestry of gorgeous golds and rusty reds blankets the United
Deep in a dimly lit audience in New York City, I sat watching a presenter show a slide reading, "Challenges for High Performance Wearable Solutions." Of all the challenges listed -- battery life, processor
The Internet Archive has officially released a tool that will let decades-old software run in your browser, along with a catalog of noteworthy, fun, or notorious games and applications. The Archive team
When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different.
As one of Google’s highest-ranking women, Marissa Mayer became a Silicon Valley superstar, but inside the search giant her dazzle sometimes wore thin, with colleagues rebelling against her imperious style.
The Chinese National Space Administration reveals the name of its lunar probe that will be on the surface of the moon by mid-December. A model of the Yutu lunar rover. Credit: ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images
Love talking to (instead of typing on) your Android phone to get it to do simple things faster for you? Now you’ll be able to do that on your desktop or laptop too. Say you want to use your best friend’s
1. Engrave it on a piece of platinum. 2. Bury the platinum in the desert. Despite claims to the contrary, the storage media in wide use today—CD-ROMs, spinning hard drives, flash memory, etc.—aren’t very
The time to fix loose handrails, slippery rugs, and obstinate toilets is now, before you have the extended family over for the holidays. Here's our guide of what to check before the houseguests show up.
There are two ways to survive the holiday season: embrace your oddball relatives by stuffing them with cheese and beating them at board games, or avoiding them as much as possible. We found gadgets to