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How satellites are mapping our ancient past

Archaeologist Sarah Parcak says she has discovered thousands of ancient sites in Egypt, from pyramids to a detailed street plan of the city of Tanis, an A-to-Z of the region's northern capital – all thanks to images from satellites orbiting 400 miles above the Earth. The infra-red pictures are …

Confidence intervals take some of the luck out of exam results | Nathan Green's S word

While certainty will always remain elusive, this statistical tool can help to reduce variation in the marking of school exams<p>Are you feeling lucky? Most of us have been there: our hands are shaking; the perspiration thick on our brows. We slowly peel back the envelope to reveal the exam mark that …

Glass "Photon House" Bathes You in Natural Light to Help You Lead a Healthier Life

Science says that natural light can help you lead a healthier life. With this idea in mind, the team at Photon Space has designed a structure that is encased in glass. The sides and roof are completely see through, bathing the entire interior in natural daylight. Intended for both short term and …

Time to Fed-proof your investments for 2016

This time round investors need to Fed-proof their portfolios as rising US rates will impact asset classes and upend assumptions among investors who have forgotten what higher US rates look like.<p>Few analysts are predicting a global meltdown in 2016, but deflation arising from lower commodity prices …

17 of the Most Scandalous Pageant Controversies

Even beauty queens have skeletons in their closets.<p>They may convey an air of perfection, but these beauty pageant queens (and sometimes their hosts) can crack. Over the years, pageant contestants have made headlines over drug use, racy photos, and controversial comments. Here are the most …

How to Make a Disco Ball-Inspired Skirt

Christmas is basically over (sorry y’all), and it’s time to start thinking about one of the most magical nights of the year — New Year’s Eve. If you are a little tight on money due to holiday cheer (and amazing after-Christmas sales), we suggest you DIY your NYE outfit. Now if you haven’t realized, …