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Watch What Happens To Dead Bodies At The Bottom Of The Sea

It’s important for forensic teams and police to know the gruesome ins and outs of how bodies decompose in different circumstances. But we know …

Habitats

Law enforcement investigators seek out private DNA databases

Investigators are broadening their DNA searches beyond government databases and demanding genetic information from companies that do ancestry …

The website that offered 47 million pirated academic papers is back

Digital piracy is not all about movies and music—pretty much anything that people feel is unfairly priced will find its way online in large numbers. Even academic papers.<p>In October 2015, a New York district court ruled in favor of the academic publisher Elsevier, which had accused Sci-Hub, a …

Social Sciences

Humongous sea spiders from Antarctica are baffling scientists

If you're reading this, you probably aren't a spider, and may even have a strong aversion toward eight-legged, web-weaving creepy crawlies — especially giant ones.<p>However, we regret to inform you that spiders of epic proportions are more than just the stuff of fiction, and do indeed walk among …

The Drop In This Marching Band's Version Of 'Hello' Is Epic

Just wait for it ...<p>There have been a huge number of "Hello" covers since Adele's latest hit first came out in October, but we are pretty sure we just found the best one.<p>Southern University's marching band, known as The Human Jukebox, performed a passionate rendition of "Hello" at the Bayou Classic …

Warming Oceans May Be Spewing Methane Off West Coast

Is it hot in here? Or is that just the methane?<p>We know that warming ocean temperatures pose a serious threat to coral reefs and Antarctic ice shelves, but now it looks like rising temperatures are already releasing large amounts of methane into the ocean.<p>Methane is a potent greenhouse gas, 25 times …

Global Warming

Nature-Inspired Tattoos Combine Vintage-Style Etchings of Fauna and Flora

Pony Reinhardt‘s naturalistic monochromatic tattoo pieces reflect deep artistic flair and amazing talent. Her intrinsic tattoos are rich in detail and visual texture, and often feature elements of the natural world with a modern twist. She tattoos using vegan ink with plant-based glycerin, and is …

FKA Twigs Releases An EP And Epic Four-Part Video

British performance artist FKA twigs released her latest EP Thursday. In conjunction with the release, called <i>M3LL155X</i>, twigs (given name Tahliah Barnett) put out self-directed videos for four of the EP's five tracks. Meant to be viewed as one 16-minute piece, these stunningly immersive videos …

UCP-UMCG - Photographs by Laura Hospes | LensCulture

<i>Laura Hospes is one of the 50 best emerging photographers for 2015, as voted by international jury for the LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2015. She was also one of the eight “jurors’ picks.” Here is her winning entry and her artist’s statement. Below, you can also read more about what made her</i> …