Elizabeth Guess

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The Most Precious Biblical Artifacts of All Time – But Are They Real?

A set of biblical artifacts have been causing a storm of controversy for nearly a decade but a 10-year legal battle over the authenticity of the …

The Life of Zen Master Dogen.

I think it could be argued that the history of Zen is really a history of spiritual iconoclasts and revolutionaries, spiritual adventurers who saw …

Robotic hands cook any dish with skill of master chef...then clean up

The robotic kitchen are modelled on the actions of Masterchef winner Tim Anderson<p>Most Masterchef winners open their own restaurants, set up catering companies or write cookbooks.<p>But 2011 winner Tim Anderson has spent the last two years helping to devise the ultimate kitchen gadget – a pair of …

Masterchef

'Wonder Woman' Film: Director Michelle MacLaren Quits Project Over 'Creative Differences'

The upcoming ‘Wonder Woman’ film is now looking for a new director, after Michelle MacLaren was confirmed to have quit the project.<p>Michelle, best …

The Wearable Device That Could Unlock a New Human Sense

A neuroscientist and his team have created a vest to help deaf people hear through a series of vibrations.<p>In March, the neuroscientist David Eagleman stood on stage to give a TED talk on sensory substitution, the idea of replacing the duties of one sense by using another. He spoke of how little of …

Wearable Tech

Grand Theft Auto 5's first PC director video is a stunning example of what's to come

<i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> hit Windows PC this morning and with it the ability to create absolutely stunning in-game videos using the title's robust video editor.<p>Rockstar Games commissioned YouTuber 8-Bit Bastard to create a video to show off the power of the editor. Running, Man is a short featuring …

Kirsten Kjaer Weis' organic makeup is designed for high performance

Danish-born, New York-based makeup artist Kirsten Kjaer Weis doesn't think you have to sacrifice luxury for non-irritating ingredients or settle for organic makeup that doesn't deliver high-performance color. The Paris-trained Weis — who has worked on numerous magazine covers and fashion pages for …

Makeup

Paracetamol kills feelings of pleasure as well as pain

Researchers from Ohio State University find participants who took the painkiller reported a weaker emotional response than those who had taken a dummy tablet<p>Paracetamol may be an effective pain reliever but is also reduces feelings of pleasure, a new study suggests.<p>The previously unknown …

This Is How Much Women's Makeup Has Changed Through History (VIDEO)

Makeup has come a long way through the years -- and we're not just talking about formulas.<p>Makeup looks and beauty standards have greatly changed and …

Beauty

Dark Matter Illuminated in New High-Resolution Maps

BALTIMORE — In the universe, dark and light tend to cluster together, according to new maps that chart the location of dark matter over a large …

Dark Matter

Guitar Hero Live is a first-person rock star simulator coming this fall

After a long hiatus, plastic guitar controllers are back. Activision has announced <i>Guitar Hero Live</i> will be coming this fall to consoles and mobile (the $99 box will get you the guitar controller and a platform-specific game). It’s the first <i>Guitar Hero</i> title in over five years and will once again …

Guitar

7 Wine Bars You Need to Drink at Now

Forget anonymous cheese plates and boring wines by the glass. These bars are doing something downright great.<p>Admit it: When you just want to go get a drink, you're not hitting up the local wine bar. Aspirational date? Sure. Parents in town? Bring on the goblet of Chardonnay. But cheap, casual, fun …

Boston

Guitar Hero TV is like a playable version of classic MTV

“This gets music videos back on the TV,” says Jamie Jackson, the Creative Director of Freestyle Games. The bearded and tattooed exec is showing Guitar Hero TV, or GHTV, the banner online multiplayer mode for <i>Guitar Hero Live</i>, his studio’s reboot of the plastic instruments franchise. Jackson had …

Foxconn is buying up to 60,000 used iPhones per day to sell in China

Looking for more evidence that China is set to take over from the U.S. as Apple’s biggest market?<p>According to a report from the Chinese-language news outlet Tencent, Foxconn is currently buying 50,000-60,000 second-hand iPhones <i>per day</i> through worldwide channels, and then selling these on to the …

Mobile Technology

I Asked 8 UK Make-Up Artists For A "Natural Look" And Here's What Happened

What does "natural" mean, anyway?<p>My make-up routine is fairly minimal. In terms of self-esteem, I'm fine with what my face looks like, so I'm not one of those people that has to put on slap every single time I leave the house.<p><b>My basic make-up routine currently consists of about six …

Makeup

'Wonder Woman' Shocker: Director Michelle MacLaren Drops Out

<i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> is, uh, reporting that director Michelle MacLaren has left <i>Wonder Woman</i>. The usual “creative differences” are being offered as the reason, and I’m sure there will be more details in the coming days. Her coming aboard the project was something of a big deal last December, as it …

Comic Books

Feds Quietly Admit Pot Helps Cancer Patients

The National Institute on Drug Abuse now says weed ‘might be useful as medicine’—a dramatic shift from its section on the drug’s ‘misperception of …

Cannabis

Top 7 Health Foods That Can Help Improve Brainpower

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you want to boost your brainpower, one of the best choices you can make is to eat more unprocessed whole foods. Real foods are full …

A Derm Explains What to Know About Pore-Reducing Products (a Big Skin Care Trend)

Every second it seems I get another press release or invite to an event to launch a new pore-related product. Pores, pores, pores! It's all anyone can think about right now. And it seems we can blame the selfie, according to Julius Few, M.D., director of the Few Institute for Aesthetic Plastic …

On-Demand Marijuana Delivery Startup Eaze Raises $10 Million As Investors Grow Less Skittish

A $10 million Series A funding round is a milestone many startups never hit — but for a weed startup, it’s almost unheard of.<p>Eaze is a service that connects medical marijuana patients with dispensaries, and its funding round, announced Tuesday, is one of the biggest raised by a startup in the …

Startups

Even Tech Execs Not Buying Apple Watch

I was in a room in San Francisco with about 80 executives from tech-oriented companies and departments a couple of weeks ago. When the master of ceremonies asked everyone who was buying an Apple Watch in the next 30 days, not a single hand went up.<p>The Apple Watch is a new category for Apple, the …

Apple Watch

Infrared images of Ceres suggest two bright spots on the dwarf planet have different origins

Mystery of 'alien' flashes deepens: Infrared images of Ceres suggest two bright spots on the dwarf planet have different origins<p><b>Images from Dawn</b> …

Astronomy

Marijuana Growers Inspire Lighting Company Innovation

Each time a new state legalizes marijuana, entrepreneurs jump in to fill niches that can play a part in cannabis growth or sales there. With new greenhouses and growing spaces come purchases of new grow-lights, an essential tool for a robust cannabis crop, and start-up lighting companies are …

Cannabis

8 Major Period Problems—Solved

Hellish period? Not anymore!<p>In a recent <i>Women's Health</i> poll, you divulged details of your menstrual miseries—and now we're offering solutions. It's time to take back "that time of the month."<p><b>"I cry at sappy commercials."</b> <i>—Carol-Ann N.</i><p>Drama alert! Some 20 to 30 percent of women are extra sensitive to …

Dead girls, killer ratings: “Game of Thrones,” “True Detective” and TV’s epidemic of violence against women

In a culture besieged with violence against women, it’s imperative to think about the shows we choose to watch<p>When I was a child in the ’70s I used to fight with my mother about <i>The Brady Bunch</i>. All my friends were watching the re-runs and I wanted to watch it too. My mother forbade it, citing the …

Feminism

Want More Wind And Solar Energy? Invest A Lot More In The Grid

Want to increase the use of green energy and reduce the level of harmful emissions? Invest heavily in the grid to both modernize and expand it, which will accomplish such aims while also building the US economy.<p>That’s the view of energy and utility experts assembled by Public Utilities Fortnightly …

Renewable Energy

Fake 8 Hours Of Sleep In 8 Minutes

When life gets in the way of solid snooze time, the first place it shows is on your dial for everybody to see. Want to avoid all that stress? It's important to know the best ways to trick everyone into thinking you switched off the lights well before those a.m. hours rolled around.<p>Ahead, we've …

Connecting my life: The $50 gadget that transformed my iPhone

Apple’s latest iPhone 6 is a fantastic device that is packed full of technology. I carry one as my main phone for personal use and for work, and I …

13 Things to Remember if You Love A Person With Social Anxiety

Social anxiety is the 3rd most common mental health issue in the U.S. In fact, over 19 million people suffer from mild to severe social anxiety …

Depression