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17-year Old Discovers DNA Mutations That Could Help Fight Disease

It is truly amazing what young minds are capable of accomplishing. In recent years, young men and women - people who are not yet out of high school - …

Home-Cooked Meals, Comfy Chairs and Netflix on Mars? It Could Happen

Space<p>There is no Ikea on Mars. There are no takeout joints or Internet cafes either. Getting to the Red Planet might be half the battle, but staying happy and comfortable there is also a serious challenge.<p>Earlier this week, NASA announced it was offering $5,000 for the best ideas on how to improve …

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Artist Christoph Niemann Transforms Everyday Items into Whimsical Sketches

Christoph Niemann incorporates everyday items into clever sketches that offer a dizzying sense of depth and whimsical perspective. The New York native can take an avocado and make it look like a catcher's mitt; he can transform a comb into a fancy Rolls Royce; he can even turn a poppy-seed bagel …

A Collection of Rare Banksy Works Goes on Display in New York

Rat-adorned walls, carefully restored for exhibition, and other works come to Art Miami New York.<p>Sometimes the work of Banksy shows up on gallery walls—and sometimes the gallery even knows about it. Starting this Monday, as part of Art Miami New York, the Keszler Gallery will have on display a …

The happiest countries in the world

By Jena McGregor<p>Jena McGregor<p>Reporter covering leadership issues in the headlines<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Maybe it's the chocolate. Or its reputation for neutrality. Or how much it's known for investing in the health, education and employment of its people. Whatever the reason, Switzerland is the world's …

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Woman convicted of harassment for posting anti-police graffiti on Instagram

A woman who posted an image online of a senior Montreal police officer with a bullet in his head was convicted Thursday of criminal harassment.<p>Jennifer Pawluck was charged in 2013 after snapping a photo of graffiti, which she didn't draw, and uploading it to Instagram, a photo-sharing social media …

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21 Ooey Gooey Ways to Devour Chocolate

The only thing better than dessert is chocolate dessert.<p>The only thing better than dessert is chocolate dessert. Here are our all time favorite chocolate recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth.<p><b>Chocolate Dump Cake</b><p>This simple confection doesn't require frosting, but a drizzle of chocolate sauce is …

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30 Best and Cute Cat Tattoo Designs

Now a day’s individuals that decide to get a tattoo are searching for fascinating tattoo outlines that no one else will have. All in all, how would …

Why Are Brooklyn Street Artists So Obsessed With The Past?

"Do they have a hashtag?"<p>This is the type of thing one overhears at the opening of “Brooklyn Is the Future,” a street art exhibition and charity …

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Can the Apple Watch Make You a Better Cook?

Whatever you may think about the Apple Watch—or any other smartwatch—it's probably best to reserve judgment for the time being. History tells us that …

A History of Pulp, PG-13 Erotica, and Illustration in One Auction

Well this is a lot of fun. A few years ago, you may remember Juxtapoz printing a cover story on Hard Case Crime, a book publisher bringing back the …

15 Movies to Watch on Netflix Before They're Gone in May

From Airplane! to Skyfall, everything to watch before it expires at the end of the month.<p>There's so much A-list stuff to watch on Netflix these days—including <i>Daredevil</i>, Marvel's maiden binge-watchable series for the streaming giant—that it's easy to forget about many of the beloved films that are …

How Two Dutch Geniuses Taught Us to See

<i>Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention of Seeing</i> is one of those engaging books that makes you smarter …

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Why we fell in love with Leonardo da Vinci

In honour of Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday, BBC Culture asked you to share your favourite works by the great master.<p>Leonardo da Vinci was born on this day in 1452.Not only a talented artist, he also contributed to the fields of anatomy, engineering, biology, mathematics and architecture. His …

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Chinese Gene-Editing Experiment Creeps Out Scientists

Health news<p>Chinese scientists have caused an uproar by trying to permanently edit the DNA of human embryos — created genetic changes that could be passed along from generation to generation.<p>Their attempt didn’t work very well, but the report, published in a small, online journal called Protein & …

These Are the Happiest Countries in the World

Happiness seems to be most abundant a long way from the equator. At least according to the new World Happiness Report 2015. The 10 happiest countries …

The Story Behind The Most Viral 3-D Tattoo Ever

Working out of his own salon, Dabs Tattoo based in Southport, near Liverpool, Booth is an award-winning tattoo artist with a preference for working …

Potatoe Skins Recipe

salted chocolate chunk cookies

I would like to go on record as stating that I was not in the market for a new chocolate chip cookie recipe. Maybe I’m getting a little cranky in my …

How to master the art of drawing hands

Hands can be difficult to draw for novice artists because they're complex parts of the human anatomy. A lot of professional artists tend to …

Apparently You've Been Putting Sauce On Your Pasta All Wrong

Are you plopping sauce right on top of your pasta as soon as you finish cooking it? As chef Andrew Carmellini would say, "You're doing it all wrong."<p>Most people dump out their unwanted pasta water and immediately start pouring cold water over the pasta, Carmellini explains in this Chow pasta …

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Best chocolate ever? Cadbury's crams seven flavours into new bar

New chocolate treat from Cadbury's is a hybrid of seven of their most popular chocolate bars<p>We've all been there - you're standing in front of the wall of chocolate at your local supermarket, and you just can't decide what little bar of heaven to buy.<p>A new product from Cadbury's takes the pain out …

China shocks world by genetically engineering human embryos

Critics warned that China was becoming the ‘Wild West’ of genetic research<p>China has been ordered to ‘rein in’ scientists who have edited the DNA of human embryos for the first time, a practice banned in Europe.<p>In a world’s first, researchers at the Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou confirmed they …

z redirected 6 Marriage Milestones That Will Make or Break a Couple

Plus, tips that will help cement your bond<p>Remember that whole line in wedding vows about for better or for worse? Well, they weren't kidding about the worse. Every couple goes through their fair share of trying times, but the interesting thing is that the difficult stuff brings certain duos even …

Canada now ranked as fifth happiest place on Earth

Where are the world's happiest people, and what makes them so upbeat?<p>Switzerland is in the top spot – and Canada fares well too, landing in fifth place of 158 nations, according to the third world happiness report, which analyzes well-being through measures such as life expectancy, per capita …

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The World's First Desktop 3D Printer for Metal Is Market Ready

The Mini Metal Maker is no longer just a prototype. In this interview, inventor David Hartkop shows off the production version and shares his plans …

Tender Loving Crackle Cookies

It's no coincidence that the acronym for this cookie recipe is "TLC" because that is exactly what they do. They offer tender loving care. Tiny little …

The Keys to Happiness: The Emerging Science and the Upcoming MOOC by Raj Raghunathan

Psychology has made many advances in the past few decades, notably in cognitive science, neuroscience, and behavioral psychology. A major new focus …