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Download 2,500 Beautiful Woodblock Prints and Drawings by Japanese Masters (1600-1915)

No one art form has done more to shape the world's sense of traditional Japanese aesthetics than the woodblock print. But not so very long ago, in …

1950s Experiment Asked Artist To Take LSD And Draw The Same Portrait 9 Times, And Each Portrait Got Crazier

In the 1950s the US government did a lot of experiments with psychotomimetic drugs (in fact, as anybody who's seen or read 'The Men Who Stare At …

Lsd

Scientists May Have Found a Way to Combat Quantum Computer Blockchain Hacking

Russia’s Solution to Quantum Hacking<p>A serious concern in the computing industry is that when true quantum computers are produced, the principles of …

Quantum Computing

Full text: James Comey testimony transcript on Trump and Russia

<i>A transcript of former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8.</i><p><b>SEN. RICHARD BURR:</b> I call this hearing to order. Director Comey, I appreciate your willingness to appear before the committee today, and more importantly I thank you for your dedicated …

Graphene and quantum dots put in motion a CMOS-integrated camera that can see the invisible

Over the past 40 years, microelectronics have advanced by leaps and bounds thanks to silicon and CMOS (Complementary metal-oxide semiconductors) …

Nanotech

Employers Are Paying Freelancers Big Bucks for These 25 In-Demand Skills

With the right skills and some hustle, freelancing pays like a full time job.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to join the freelancer revolution? Did you know that there are thousands of freelancer jobs that pay six figures?<p>Over the past ten years, I've …

Employment

Pros and Cons of Day Trading Versus Investing

Day trading and investing are both viable forms of trading, and many traders opt to do both. Day trading is making trades that last for seconds or …

Investing

Scientists identify parts of brain involved in dreaming

Experts say findings are ‘astounding’ and could help understand the purpose of dreams and predict whether people are dreaming<p>Scientists have unpicked the regions of the brain involved in dreaming, in a study with significant implications for our understanding of the purpose of dreams and of …

Sleep

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI - MIT Technology Review

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by …

The Intricacies of Quantum Mechanics Explained in 5 Minutes Using Ducks

Exurb1a has created a new amusing video where he takes a <i>quack</i> at explaining the intricacies of quantum mechanics in 5 minutes using ducks.<p>What a …

Quantum Mechanics

Top 10 Best Deep Web Search Engines to Explore Hidden Web

When you go online to search for something you either go to search engines such as Google or Bing. You probably think that if it doesn’t show up on …

Trick Everyone and Literally Turn Your Photography into Unbelievable Magic

Today, we've got something a little more “unconventional” as far as photography tips go – specifically, Trick Photography. Who doesn’t love some …

Landscape Photography

How to make Leonardo da Vinci’s self-supporting bridge

With a series of wooden poles and beams, “Stick-Boy” shows his Dad how to build Leonardo da Vinci‘s self-supporting arch bridge, also known as the …

9 principles of psychology for powerful marketing campaigns | Articles | Marketing

<i>This article was originally published on PR Daily in February 2016.</i> <br>Marketers are in a new world.<p>They have to spend time learning the most current …

A Region On Mars With Recent Water Is About To Get Major Attention

Striations exposed on the surface between Martian sand dunes (one pictured at top) in Lucaya Crater indicate fluctuating levels of salty groundwater. …

Discover the Most Profitable Niches for Affiliate Marketing

The Best Niches for Affiliate Marketing<p>Breaking Down the Most Profitable Affiliate Marketing Niches<p>Updated November 07, 2017<p>One of the most common …

6 Surprising Tax Laws You May Not Know About

With April only a few months away, it's never too early to start thinking about taxes. But while certain tax laws are fairly well-known, there are some rules on the books that will probably come as a surprise. Here are a few you probably never knew existed.<p>IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY IMAGES.<p>The IRS doesn't …

An emotional intelligence expert shares 7 beliefs the best bosses share

Great leadership can be a difficult thing to pin down and understand.<p>You know a great leader when you're working for one, but even they can have a hard time explaining the specifics of what they do that makes their leadership so effective.<p>Great leadership is dynamic; it melds a variety of unique …

How the most powerful Republican in America paved the way for Donald Trump

Hours after video emerged of Donald Trump boasting about committing sexual assault, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell criticized Trump's comments as "repugnant" and "unacceptable."<p>But were they disqualifying? McConnell wouldn't say—until nearly a month later, when, days before the election, he …

Amazing Pictures of Light Pillars

The meteorological and optical phenomenon is watchable in the Northern countries. It is a reaction caused by the meeting between the light and the …

Ultralight 'super-material' is 10 times stronger than steel

A spongy new super-material could be lighter than the flimsiest plastic yet 10 times stronger than steel.<p>The new super-material is made up of flecks of graphene squished and fused together into a vast, cobwebby network. The fluffy structure, which looks a bit like a psychedelic sea creature, is …

List of 50+ Most Useful Websites on the Internet

October 23, 2016 by<p>There are millions of websites on the internet, and new ones keep popping up every day. This is a list of 50+ lesser known useful …

Watch This Incredible 4K B&W Time-Lapse Video from Storm-Chasing Photographer Mike Oblinski

Arizona photographer Mike Oblinski has a unique dual specialty: He not only shoots weddings but also is well known for his epic time-lapse films. In …

Our Free Book: 101 Astronomical Events in 2017

101 Astronomical Events in 2017<p>Let’s forget all about 2016, and instead look forward to the amazing 2017 we all know we’re going to have. And to help …

Travel Photographer of the Year 2016: the winners – in pictures

From a snow-swirled New York street scene to serene waterscapes in China – and the Wirral – <b>these images from TPOTY</b> are a fascinating and beautiful take on the planet. They will be displayed in Hull as part of the UK City of Culture celebrations from 18 May to 30 June 2017

Make Money Blogging – Affiliate Marketing Tips for Increased ClickBank Sales | Affiliate Marketing Training

Here’s Your Opportunity To CLONE My Entire Internet Business System Today: Click Here!<p>Generate income Blog writing – Rise ClickBank Associate …

Four Investment Strategies You’re Afraid to Admit You Don’t Understand

<b>Updated July 2017</b> — Diversity is a good thing — especially in a time of volatility. Knowledgeable investors may want to explore alternative routes to …

Investing

This creepy website reveals exactly how the web is tracking you in real time

We all know the internet tracks our every move, but it’s not something we always acknowledge. Google, for example, knows everything about us using …

Personal Data

Here's How To Build A Multimillion-Dollar Retirement Fund

You don’t have to go looking for get-rich-quick schemes; they’ll happily find you.<p>If your email’s spam folder is like mine, it holds several hundred offers to start the “Hottest Digitally Based Business,” which appears to be an even hotter version of an online business. For just $100, you get …

Retirement