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What is DNA and how does it work?

DNA is perhaps the most famous biological molecule; it is present in all forms of life on earth. But what is DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid? Here, we …

16 Times When Concrete Floors Made Living Rooms Look Stunning

There was a time when bare concrete floors stayed well hidden beneath carpets, parquet flooring and tiles, when it was inconceivable to leave them …

Tutorial: Machine Learning

Welcome back!<p>Now that you have learnt how to manipulate data in the tutorials Basics & From Lab to Flow, you’re ready to build a model to predict …

15 Minimalist Room Decor Ideas That’ll Motivate You To Revamp Your Room This Weekend

Minimalist decor seems to be the latest trend on the block. The lesser the stuff, the neater it looks, and the easier it is to manage.<p><b>Here are some</b> …

5 Steps to Building Your Personal Brand From Scratch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What would you like people to say about you?<p>As Jeff Bezos (founder of Amazon) famously said, “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.”<p>Your personal brand is the sum total of what you do, how you do it and why …

DNA testing is growing, but 2 states are concerned with its claims

Patrons would have been offered a free test for four genetic variants related to health and fitness. But the event was postponed after state officials raised questions about whether the company could promote its DNA tests in Maryland.<p>Orig3n is one of a slew of new companies that promise to provide …

5 Best Web Practices To Grow Your Small Business Online

We all know that more and more people are utilizing the web when it comes to making a decision on choosing which products and services to buy. And yet, it’s hard to believe that there’s still a good amount of businesses that aren’t honing in on this online trend.<p>In fact, 29% of small businesses …

Small Business

Style in a Flash: 12 Entryway Projects to Try This Weekend

(Image credit: Old Brand New)<p>Whether your front door opens directly onto your kitchen and all you have to work with in terms of a "landing strip" is …

Home Decorating

This is the New Subway Tile and We're Not Sorry

Subway tile is everywhere. For years it's held sway over our bathrooms and kitchens, and for good reason: it's classic, it's inexpensive, it's easy …

Interior Design

DNA test marketplace Helix unveils first brand campaign

DNA testing company Helix has rolled out its first-ever brand campaign in hopes of giving consumers a better idea of how they can benefit from the …

IBM is installing a Watson AI lab at MIT

Both MIT and IBM are leaders in the field of Artificial Intelligence and now they're teaming up. IBM announced on Thursday that it had reached a 10-year research partnership agreement with the university worth nearly a quarter of a billion dollars. That investment will see more than 100 researchers …

Controversial Geneticist Warns: We Can Read Your Face In Your DNA

If J. Craig Venter is worried about privacy, maybe we should be too.<p>We’re used to giving up our personal data for access to a free and open internet, …

The world's 20 oldest cities

Ancient History

Why Everyone Is Instagramming from This Moroccan Hotel

We break down the genius (yet simple!) design tricks that make it a picture-perfect backdrop<p>Marrakech is full of photo ops, but in the era of Instagram, it’s clear that a few locales—especially hotels and riads—will garner the most “likes.” One such hotel that we’ve seen from a slew of feeds—from …

This Technology Could Make You Rich -- and Change the World As We Know It

Gene editing appears poised to usher in a brave new world for biotech.<p>Revolutionary, game-changing, groundbreaking.<p>These words are probably used too …

11 Healthy One-Pan Brunch Recipes

There's no bigger brunch buzzkill than cooking up a complicated homemade meal only to have a stack of dishes waiting for you as soon as you take your …

Breakfast

Detoxing Smoothie Recipes to Lose 10 Pounds in 72 Hours

If you want to start the year with “wow” weight loss, we’re pretty sure we’ve found a plan that can make it happen. Women testing a three-day “ultra …

Nutrition

29 Amazing Avocado Recipes

We can't get enough.<p>Avocado is one of the most popular recipe ingredients right now, and we can understand why people love this healthy fruit. To …

This Tiny Shop Makes the Most Amazing Vegan (and Gluten-Free!) Crêpes - One Green Planet

When it comes to breakfast, pancakes and waffles have always dominated the scene. They’re simple, you can order them at any diner, and you can buy …

The Surprising Complexities of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult

Bruce Handy’s new book, Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult, explores the act of picking up Beatrix Potter, Maurice Sendak, and C.S. Lewis later in life.<p>Helping his mother with a recent move, Bruce Handy came across a paper he’d written as a high-school senior. The …

Books

Street Art Portraying TV Characters in Barcelona

Kit Harington

You're getting a DNA test — start-up Clear Genetics is building chatbots to help you understand the results

Thousands of people are getting genetic tests, for everything from their cancer risk to their likelihood of passing on a disease to a child.<p>But many …

Molecular Biology

6 no-bloat breakfast recipes full of gut-boosting benefits

You’ve got your day all planned out: morning yoga, major work meeting, followed by a dance party with friends. But then your breakfast lands in your …

Wellness

Elegant and Minimalist Web Design Ideas

I am always trying to redesign or improve Abduzeedo's web design. At least once a year it becomes reality but that doesn't mean I just tried one …

These are the most handsome men in the world (according to science)

And yet we still don't stand a chance with any of them<p>Science has validated what we all basically knew already – George Clooney has the most handsome …

Vogue View: The Political Power Of Street Art

You’d be hard pressed to find a person who isn’t familiar with Banksy and his work. With prints of his graffiti adorning living rooms, T-shirts and …

5 Colors You Need for a Happy Home, According to an Interiors Expert

A fresh coat of paint can make all the difference.<p>We already know how colors can influence our mood and equally reflect our personality, but when it comes to decorating the home, what are the best colors to use to evoke feelings of joy and happiness?<p>With so many hues to choose from, Lorna McAleer, …

Clever Street Artist Is Transforming NYC’s Streets into One Giant Playground

We love clever street art, so we couldn't help but admire the work of artist Tom Bob, who has been running amok on the streets of New York and Massachusetts. If you're a fan of famous street artist OakOak, you'll love Tom Bob's work, as he uses forgotten elements of the street to create whimsical …

Curry Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocados

A protein-packed meal everyone will love.<p>One of my easy go to lunches is a simple chicken salad recipe using a rotisserie chicken salad. It's always …

Food

Helix Launches Online Personal Genomics Testing Marketplace

Helix wants you to become a lifelong repeat customer in its newly launched genomics testing marketplace. For $80 the company will use your saliva …

Molecular Biology