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The Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your Ear

Experts in UX, AI, and product design weigh in on the next big modality in computing.<p>“I wish I could touch you,” Theodore says, laying in bed. He’s met with silence. Rejection. Until she speaks up, tentatively. “How would you touch me?”<p>It’s a famously poignant scene from the movie <i>Her</i>, as the …

5 Ways Quitting Facebook Will Improve Your Mental Health

Research shows that social media may not be so good for our mental health.<p>For some of us, checking Facebook is part of the daily routine, either first thing in the morning or first thing at work. And that first check usually kicks off many return trips throughout the day. It's definitely a part of …

BMW Just Debuted a Sci-Fi Motorcycle Helmet

F-35 fighter pilots have been using augmented reality built into their helmets for years to keep an eye on the plane’s gauges, monitors, and weapons …

23 Artworks

<i>NOTICE: This blog post includes images of nudity in painting and drawing.</i><p>--<p>What we have here are 23 pieces of art, with my notes on each. These works are by 23 of 50 artists -- representing 23 of 100 artworks -- included in issue #68 of <i>Poets/Artists</i> magazine, which I had the honor of curating under …

Home values are pointing to a sharp wealth divide in major US cities

That finding by the real estate brokerage Redfin makes the capital of Massachusetts a rarity at a time when neighborhoods in most U.S. cities are increasingly isolated from each other by income and home values.<p>Redfin analyzed home sales over the past 24 months in 20 major U.S. cities, breaking down …

Real Estate

Parasitic worm 'increases women's fertility'

<b>Infection with a species of parasitic worm increases the fertility of women, say scientists.</b><p>A study of 986 indigenous women in Bolivia indicated a lifetime of <i>Ascaris lumbricoides,</i> a type of roundworm, infection led to an extra two children.<p>Researchers, writing in the journal Science, suggest the …

Immune System

Sex, Death and Mushrooms

The forest air is sweet and winy with decay. It’s raining hard. I wipe drops of cold water from the tip of my nose, open an umbrella and ready myself for a walk with my old friend Nick, emeritus professor of the history of science and amateur mycologist. For the last 15 years I’ve accompanied him …

The Top 10 Cities To Own A Home In America

<i>By: Mady Dahlstrom, Content Editor for Porch.com</i><p>Do you think your city is the <i>best</i> place to own a home? From walkability to economic opportunity, each city across America has pros and cons to living. Porch and Redfin have teamed up to provide local insights for each city's commute time, tax …

Real Estate

A backpacker's guide to the most affordable cities in Europe

Europe is full of amazing countries that don't cost an arm and a leg to explore.<p>Online travel company Simply Holiday Deals has put together a list of the continent's cheapest cities for travelers based on the Europe Backpacker Index for 2015, which calculates the average price of hostels, …

Travel

This Desktop A/C Is Crazy but Also Genius

In this increasingly eco-conscious world, some things have gone the way of the dinosaur, like incandescent light bulbs and running the air conditioner with the windows open. But for those of us who just can’t seem to keep a comfortable temperature, a team of Russian masterminds have come up with an …

National Gallery of Modern Art News, Latest Breaking News on National Gallery of Modern Art | Daily News & Analysis

Art collector Vijay Kumar Aggarwal tells Gargi Gupta how he's come to build the largest collection of Bhupen Khakhar's artworks<p>A retrospective of …

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Are You Using The Wrong Shampoo?

<b>The sneaky culprit behind your limp locks might be what's in your go-to bottle.</b><p><i>By Kayleen Schaefer</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photos: Courtesy of Oribe Hair Care; Bumble and Bumble; Philip Kingsley)</i><p>If your shampoo regimen is as dated as "lather, rinse, repeat" it's time for a whole new mantra. Get to know the latest …

Hair Care

Five Must-Have Apps for the Working Photographer

There are thousands of apps out there to expand your mobile photography capabilities, but what about apps that augment your abilities when you're …