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15 Gorgeously Designed Henna Tattoos with Unbelievably Intricate Patterns

Photo source: Bubble<p>For thousands of years, the art of henna (called <i>mehndi</i> in Hindi & Urdu) has been practiced in India, Pakistan, Africa, and the Middle East. The henna plant is crushed and mixed with other ingredients into a paste, which can then be applied to the skin in dazzlingly intricate …

Fraternities hope their hashtag activism will make you like them | Jess Zimmerman

Activism of this kind is an easy way to make privileged personal grumpiness into a public spectacle – and look like an idiot in the process<p>The internet makes it easy to form activist communities, to rally people together to fight for a cause. The problem with this is that not all causes are …

Social Media

Samsung's Future Runs Through Indonesia

Samsung, the world's biggest manufacturer of smartphones, has a growing problem in the world's biggest smartphone market. The company has seen a 53 …

Apple’s Mobile Hotspot Patent Application Could Connect Apple Watch Anywhere

Apple has a new patent application for a mobile hotspot (via AppleInsider), which might surprise people since it hardly seems like the type of accessory the iPhone maker would go out of its way to create. It becomes interesting, however, when you think about how a dedicated mobile hotspot might …

The iCubs are coming! How robots could teach our kids and do our dirty work

They dance, play, swear and beg you to touch them. They may even let you snog someone on the other side of the planet. Meet the robots of tomorrow<p>A bedside table on wheels is practising three-point turns around the room, rising up and down and cheekily cocking its head as it glides, while a furry …

Robotics

Brilliant Polished Meteorite Offers a Fascinating Look at the Making of Earth

When picturing a meteorite, we generally think of it as something that's jagged with a rough texture. Reddit user Isai76, however, recently shared something unexpected – a polished meteorite! It was posted in the subreddit called <i>Damnthatsinteresting</i>, a place that welcomes the rare and unusual. The …

Galaxy S6 Edge Review: Four Weeks Later, Is Samsung's Curved Smartphone A Success?

I’ve been carrying the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge for a month now and that has given me enough time to really get to grips with the South Korean smartphone. As it becomes widely available around the world, how practical is the S6 Edge, how does the curved screen work in practice, and could I live with …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

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