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You Can Turn Any Liquid Into Luxurious "Caviar" Spheres

We previously wrote about a Kickstarter for a tool that turned any food into a colorful bowl of beads. It turns out, you don't need a contraption …

Special interview with ‏‎Woolf

<b>Pinup Arena:</b> Hi, Please Tell us a little bit about yourself, Where are you from? Where did you go to school?, What inspired you to become an</b> …

The Arts

Hyperrealistic Dolls You Won't Believe Are Made of Clay

Russian sculptor Michael Zajkov specializes in making unique dolls. Unlike the run-of-the-mill plastic dolls sold at toy stores across the country, …

The Ultimate Map of Scotland’s Whisky Distilleries

In addition to laying claim to haggis, Nessie, and Sean Connery, Scotland is famous for producing one of the most delicious beverages known to man: …

Watch a swarm of drones build a rope bridge

A swarm of quadcopters has been programmed to autonomously build a secure rope bridge that can support human weight.<p>Research on the use of drones in search-and-rescue situations is ongoing, but there's no denying that the small, lightweight aerial vehicles have potential.<p>New research by a team at …

Engineering

Floating plasma display makes fairies a reality

See that teensy Tinkerbell-shaped light above? That's not CGI -- that's a real floating display, and it's completely touchable too. Mid-air plasma displays aren't that prolific yet, but they're not exactly new either. However, floating lights created using existing techniques can usually burn skin, …

Double-Exposure Animal Portraits By Norwegian Photographer

Andreas Lie, a visual artist based in Bergen Norway, has found a beautiful way to blur the boundary between the beautiful Norwegian wilderness …

8 German Travel Tips for Visiting America

Though there are plenty of German blog entries and forum posts that describe America as a lovely place filled with genuinely kind people, on the …

This Japanese "Water Cake" Lasts Only 30 Minutes

Any cake that tastes good enough should never make it half an hour without being eaten. This particular cake, however, is like the Snapchat of …

Alice In Wonderland

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs

Next step: Unscrambling<p>It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one.<p>When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins inside the egg white to tangle and clump together, solidifying it. New research published in <i>ChemBioChem</i> by scientists at UC Irvine …

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10 Paradoxes That Will Boggle Your Mind

A paradox is a statement or problem that either appears to produce two entirely contradictory (yet possible) outcomes, or provides proof for …

Bob Odenkirk

Portal 2 Improves Cognitive Skills More Than Lumosity Does, Study Finds

What does it mean when "entertainment" games improve players' test scores more than brain-training programs?<p>Like many people, Val Shute likes playing video games. But while she's gaming, she doesn't exactly think about the same things the average person does.<p>For example, Shute loved playing the …

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Knife falls from sky into Chinese man's head

A five-inch kitchen knife falls from the sky and enters the head of 57-year-old man in Sichuan province<p>Last Thursday morning, 57-year-old Xiao Yunzhi was taking a stroll in his home town of Guangyuan, Sichuan province, when his head started feeling strangely heavy.<p>But it was only when the local …

Physicists create tractor beam made of water

A water-based tractor beam that could contain oil spills and manipulate floating objects cannot yet be explained by mathematical theory.<p>A surprising new technique created by a team of physicists led by Professor Michael Shats at the Australian National University reveals that simple wave generators …

Quantum Mechanics

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