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3 Great Tools on the Small Side

For as much as we all love things like chop saws, welders, and other big, powerful stuff that's both useful and dangerous to have around, no garage …

Can You Learn Nanotechnology Online?

Virtual classrooms are reshaping higher education. But what does that mean for more hands-on, scientific fields?<p>You may remember 2012 as the year Whitney Houston died, or when you donated all that money to the effort to catch Joseph Kony, the Ugandan guerrilla leader notorious for making young boys …

In the Details: Bringing the Classic Leather Armchair Into the 21st Century

When Poltrona Frau turned one hundred in 2012, the Italian furniture maker decided it was time to rethink its classic armchair, which had been around …

Review: BrydgeAir keyboard makes your iPad Air feel like a 'MacBook mini'

Review<p>iPad Air 1 & 2 owners looking for a quick and easy way to turn their tablet into a MacBook-style, lap-friendly portable computer need look no …

‘Nanoreactor’ works like a virtual chemistry set

In 1952, a famous experiment mixed together chemicals that were present early in Earth’s history, then approximately replicated the environmental …

5 apps to get the best prices this holiday season

Retailers have the holiday season down to a science, complete with lighting that makes you look your best (or worst), specific sale days, particular music playing and even what scent permeates throughout the store. Don't let them get the best of you.<p>Equipped with your smartphone or tablet and the …

10 Ways to Have Your Best Hike Ever

Get pumped and prepared for the great outdoors!<p>Ah, day hikes. All you need is your body and Mother Nature—sort of.<p>Actually, there's a lot of preparation that goes into hiking. Luckily, we've got the info you need to have a safe and fun trip on the trails—just check out these 10 tips for day</b> …

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The Vault of Noisey's Grime Videos

Because it's Grime Week, here's a run-down of some of our favourite original grime videos from the Noisey YouTube.<p>Everyone loves a good internet video. They're probably the reason that it now takes twice as long to do menial tasks; watching them is a brief respite from life; and they usually …

The Fog – Landscape Photography by Kilian Schönberger

The Fog, a photographic series of breathtaking landscapes.<p>Kilian Schönberger is a Cologne, Germany based photographer specializing in landscape and …

Hunting and Outfitter Guide Sentenced for Illegally Killing and Transporting Wildlife

Welcome to Region 6<p>The Mountain-Prairie Region consists of 8 states in the heart of the American west including Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, …

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What Would You Do: A waiter is preoccupied telling jokes that he forgets to do his real...<p>What Would You Do: Parents leave a baby in a hot car while …

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No textbooks? No wonder children aren't learning

Textbooks are reassuring; the absence of them, unsettling – it's high time they made a welcome return to our classrooms, says Boarding School Beak<p>No wonder British children are slipping behind in PISA global league tables. <b>Traditional textbooks are no longer being used</b> in our classrooms.<p>Indeed, …

9 Ways To Avoid Cracked, Dry Skin This Winter

Let's just put it out there: winter and skin are <b>not</b> the best of friends.<p>At this point in the season, your door can't hang one more heavy coat and your online shopping cart is full of one too many scarves, but let's not forget about the most essential part of winter: the ongoing battle with dry skin.<p>…

How Iron Man's Arc Reactor (Probably) Works

Since the <i>Iron Man</i> arc reactor is a fictitious device, and it has no <i>official</i> scientific explanation in the Iron Man canon that I'm aware of, we might …

National Parks Look To Lock Out Wild Ginseng Diggers

Digging for wild ginseng pays: It sells for thousands of dollars in overseas markets. But it is illegal to take ginseng from national parks, where authorities are working to thwart poachers.<p>They come to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and Jim Corbin, a plant protection specialist with …

Rural museum's WWII exhibit saved from scope of new gun laws

Tough new gun controls in the state of Washington had the director of a small-town museum ready to pull nearly a dozen guns from a World War II exhibit, until a local firearms dealer helped him ensure the display was legal.<p>Troy Luginbill, who runs the Lynden Pioneer museum, in Lynden, a town of …

Slit-Scan Camera for iPhone

Maybe you've heard about slit-scan photography, a process in which an image is developed one thin 'slit' at a time. Probably you haven't! But if …

Paul Ryan’s stunning hypocrisy: The little-noticed way the GOP proved it’s full of it

<b>Paul Ryan (AP/John Minchillo)</b><p>GOP’s still banging the “Grubergate” drum — but an under-the-radar push from Ryan shows they don’t mean a word<p>Elias Isquith<p>November 22, 2014 1:00pm (UTC)<p>As a general rule, I try not to write about hypocrisy in politics. It’s such a constant, such a fact of life, that it …