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18 People Who Hated Movies For All The Wrong Reasons

The Wolf of Wall Street: "There were no wolves in this movie. One star."

Wall Street

Man Creates Dragon Ball Z Animation Using Coffee Cups

This is a video of the Dragon Ball Z animation created by Japanese artist Shinrashinge using three stacked coffee cups. He did a good job, and I …

Top 10 best free 3D modeling software tools for 3D printing

Mar 9, 2016 | By Kira<p>We’ve already covered the <b>best sites to download free STL files to 3D print</b>, but if you want to create a unique or purpose-built …

3D Modeling

DxO ONE Camera Price Drops To $499, No Longer Needs A Smartphone

The compact DxO One camera that launched back in June of last year and to be tethered to a smartphone running the cameras companion application has …

Funny Illustrations Reveal the True Identities of Pop Culture Icons

Chicago-based illustrator Alex Solis has created a series of cartoon-style portraits titled <i>Icons Unmasked,</i> in which he reveals the unexpected …

The best custom keyboard for the iPhone is now on Android too

Slash's main feature is a blue forward slash key that sits at the bottom of the keyboard. This slash works wonders by allowing you to call up things from your favorite apps without leaving messages (or whatever app you are typing in, let's say Twitter).<p>Here's an example of how Slash works.<p>If you …

Introducing 3D Slash 2.0, powerful and easy-to-use 3D modeling software

Feb 3, 2016 | By Alec<p>We all have to start somewhere. 3D printing is a very cool hobby that tends to impress everyone that gets into contact with it, …

Build a DIY Desktop 3d Scanner with infinite resolution.

If you already have a camera then this project will cost less than $50 to complete. If you like to shop on AliExpress you can probably build it for …

Arduino

Scientists unveil new ‘4D-printing’ technique that produces shape-shifting objects

Though the practice of 3D printing is still firmly entrenched in its journey from fledgling idea to emerging technology, news out of Harvard’s Wyss …

Zika has been sexually transmitted in Texas, CDC confirms

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday updated its Zika virus guidance for pregnant women, advising them to protect themselves if their male sexual partner has traveled to or lives in an area where Zika virus is circulating.<p>"Until we know more, if your male sexual …

Public Health

What If Famous Filmmakers Were Houses?

What would a house designed by Stanley Kubrick look like?<p>The first step in any great film is figuring out the set design: the storyline, the characters, and the world they live in. It's easy to equate the job of a filmmaker to that of an architect, building a film from the ground up, brick by …

This Animation Serves Up a Year of News in 55 Seconds

All the headlines of 2015, all in under a minute.<p>The new year brought with it, as it always does, more retrospective articles and videos than anyone could ever connsume. If you're getting fatigued by 2015 recaps, here's one that's an endearing, short, and simple, palate cleanser. Over the course of …

Animation

David Tennant Enthusiastically Narrates an Amusing Animation Explaining Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

The short animation “Einstein 100 – Theory of General Relativity” amusingly celebrates 100 years of Albert Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity. …

How To Talk To Your Crazy Uncle At Thanksgiving About Syrian Refugees

Here's one incredible trick to defuse potential family tension while eating turkey.<p>Don't do it.<p><b>Further reading on Syrian refugees:</b>Refugee Screenings Are More Intensive Than Politicians Would Have You ThinkWhy You Should Stop Worrying About Terrorists Entering The U.S. As RefugeesHating Refugees Is …

Syrian Refugees

Paul Krugman: Obamacare may not be a perfect system — but it’s working

<b>(Reuters/Tim Shaffer)</b><p>“The law’s first 2 years of full implementation went remarkably well,” he argued, but there’s a bumpy road ahead<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>November 23, 2015 12:44pm (UTC)<p>In his New York Times column Monday, Paul Krugman confessed that "the run of unexpectedly good news for Obamacare has …

Paul Krugman

How to talk to kids about tragic events

<b>(CNN) —</b> After horrific events like shootings or attacks by terrorists, parents are faced with this dilemma: What do I tell my kids? How can I talk to them about something so senseless and indiscriminate? About something that we can't make sense of ourselves?<p>"It's important to explain to children …

Mental Health

The Immortal Brain: Would You Go For It?

Last Saturday, two-time Pulitzer prize winner Amy Harmon published a fascinating article in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i> about a young dying woman who chose to have her brain preserved in case neuroscience could one day restore her mind back to life.<p>Harmon accompanied her article with another one, on what it …

Physics

Can Surfing Reprogram the Veteran’s Brain?

Four men in camouflage fatigues stop our car. “ID,” one says.<p>I pull out my wallet and hand him my license.<p>“What’re you doing on base?” the soldier asks.<p>“We’re going surfing,” I tell him, nodding at the boards stacked in the back of the car. He glances at my friend, in the passenger seat, who I’ll …

Virginia Beach

The disturbing consequences of seeing your doppelganger

One morning, a man discovered his double staring him in the eyes. Anil Ananthaswamy explores a dangerous hallucination that reveals how the brain constructs our sense of self.<p>More than two decades ago, Peter Brugger, as a PhD student in neuropsychology at the University Hospital Zurich in …

Consciousness

A Point of View: Is it ever right to try to create a superior human being?

<b>People have long dreamed of improving humanity through science, but what results might no longer be human, argues the philosopher John Gray.</b><p>More than 70 years ago, the Oxford linguist, writer of fantasy fiction and theologian CS Lewis wrote:<p><i>Man's conquest of nature, if the dreams of some scientific</i> …

Singularity

World's best benches: in pictures

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