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Either stars are strange, or 234 alien species are trying to contact us

We all want there to be aliens. Green ones, pink ones, brown ones, Greys. Or maybe Vulcans, Klingons, even a being of pure energy. Any type will …

Shoulder-Pressing Pose

4.6K<p>SHARES<p>Shoulder-Pressing Pose: Step-by-Step Instructions<p><b>Step 1</b><p>Squat with your feet a little less than shoulder width apart, knees wide.<p><i>See also</i> …

Facts won't always convince people you're right — a former NASA flight director explains how he learned to argue better in the wake of a disaster

<b>• Former NASA flight director Paul Hill said the space program was badly polarized in the wake of the 2003 Columbia disaster.</b><p><b>• He learned this firsthand as he investigated the causes of the fatal accident, which killed seven astronauts.</b><p><b>• Hill said appealing to data did little to restore trust</b> …

This Google Data Viz Is So Meta, You Can’t Look Away

A data viz about data viz–based on Google search data. Meta, much?<p>What does an information designer with access to Google Trend data do?<p>Make a data viz about data viz. At least, that’s what the designer Anna Vital did. Her interactive graphic, called The Visualization Universe, uses 10,000 data …

The man who keeps venomous monsters

<i>Those of a fragile disposition should not scroll down this page (spider alert!)</i><p><b>What is the most terrifying creature in the darkest corner of your imagination?</b><p>I tell you now, it may have to go some to beat this beast.<p>It's a disgusting worm-like organism that grabs you with four metal-reinforced jaws.<p>…

What a Facebook experiment did to news in Cambodia

<b>Until recently, video blogger Catherine Harry was a Facebook success story in Cambodia. Her page, A Dose of Cath, featured a series of outspoken first person videos on taboo topics like virginity and menstruation that never got airtime on TV.</b><p>Then, on 19 October, Facebook tweaked its News Feed in …

Norfolk Broads windpump restoration mapped by 3D lasers

A project to preserve the heritage and landscape of the Norfolk Broads is being aided by laser mapping.<p>It is being used to create 3D models of windpumps to assist experts with their restoration.<p>It is part of a £4m Broads Authority scheme that will fund 38 projects at sites of importance over five …

Twee kledingmerken aangeklaagd voor onveilige fabrieken in Bangladesh

Vorige week oordeelde het Permanente Hof van Arbitrage in Den Haag, waar de zaak dient, dat de aanklacht van de vakbonden kan worden behandeld. Het …

How to create a digital copy of dinosaur fossils

Palaeontologists are turning to technology to preserve dinosaur fossils.<p>A 3D laser scanner is able to map a fossil and create a digital copy which can then be shared with other labs and museums using 3D printing.<p>BBC Click finds out more.<p><b>See more at</b> Click's website <b>and</b> @BBCClick<b>.</b>

Houston: A Global Warning

Let there be no doubt: the horrific damage wrought by Hurricane Harvey was an almost entirely man-made catastrophe, one fingerprinted by …

Inaction on climate change risks leaving future generations $530 trillion in debt

By continuing to delay significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, we risk handing young people alive today a bill of up to US$535 trillion. …

Climate Change

SOFTlab animates one state street lobby with kaleidoscopic wall structure

<b>NYC-based design studio SOFTlab was commissioned by one s</b><b>tate street to design a permanent wall installation to accompany the building’s recent lobby</b> …

Galaxy 1,000 Times Brighter Than Milky Way Discovered

Scientists have discovered a galaxy that's 1,000 times brighter than our Milky Way galaxy and is one of the brightest galaxies that researchers have …

Universe

The experiential art scene in London

Installation at the Tate Modern<p>Artist Michael Craig-Martin with his self-portrait at the Gagosian Gallery New York, 2007<p>Laure Prouvost tapestry at …

Not ALL Hips Need Opening: 3 Moves for Hip Stability

12.6K<p>SHARES<p>When yogis talk hips, it's generally about opening them. But your hips CAN be too open. If you fall into the hypermobile camp, learn how …

Yoga

What You Didn't Learn in YTT: How to Skillfully Modify Yoga Classes on the Fly

733<p>SHARES<p>All yoga teachers have experienced it at least once in their teaching careers: You create a masterpiece of a class and you’re excited to …

The first half of 2017 was the planet’s second-warmest on record

El Niño ended more than a year ago, but the Earth’s temperature remains abnormally high, loaded up with record levels of greenhouse gases.<p>NOAA announced that the first half of 2017 was the planet’s second -warmest on record, trailing only 2016. Planetary temperature records date back to 1880.<p>The …

Global Warming

It’s not Facebook you’re addicted to—it’s the drama

Facebook recently announced that it now has over 2 billion monthly users. This makes its “population” larger than that of China, the US, Mexico, and Japan combined. Its popularity—and with it, the influence it has in society—is beyond dispute. But for many the experience of actually using the site …

#1 Positive Thinking & Self Help Community

HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY More HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY<p>beauty and fitness<p>Read More<p>6 Ingredients to Never Put on …

Stefano Boeri unveils latest tree-clad tower project for Utrecht

Italian architect Stefano Boeri has unveiled plans for his first "vertical forest" in the Netherlands: a stepped tower covered in 10,000 plants and …

Outdoor Archives - Manners Magazine

Outdoor Manners is bedoeld voor de liefhebber van het buitenleven in al zijn facetten. Van extreme sports tot koken, hiken, kamperen, reizen en …

This Dizzying Galaxy Supercluster Will Change Your Perspective on The Cosmos

Hello, Saraswati.<p>Astronomers have discovered a massive supercluster of galaxies located approximately 4 billion light-years from Earth – and not only …

Genetically modified yeast mops up heavy metal pollution

Environmental scientists dream of eliminating pollution with natural resources, but that's tricky when it comes to heavy metals. Plants won't work for cleaning polluted water, and only some of them grow large enough to absorb those toxic materials. Researchers may have a relatively simple answer to …

Elon Musk: Unregulated AI Could Be The “Biggest Risk We Face as a Civilization”

A Fundamental Risk<p>As a guest speaker at the 2017 National Governors Association Summer Meeting, entrepreneur and innovator Elon Musk covered a number …

Science: Doodling Has Real Benefits For The Brain

Doodling, coloring, and free-drawing increase blood flow to the parts of the brain associated with reward.<p>Many creative people know that making art is its own reward. Now science corroborates it. A new study from Drexel University shows that the process of making art stimulates the area of the …

Solar-powered biodome sustains all four seasons at the same time, under one roof

Italian architect Carlo Ratti just unveiled plans for a stunning biodome that recreates all four seasons under one solar-powered roof. The Garden of …

10 of the world's best meditation retreats

<b>(CNN) —</b> Adventure travel isn't always about riding waves and ascending heights -- sometimes it's about heading inside, to explore the realm of our inner worlds.<p>While it might be counter-intuitive to travel long distances to sit with a bunch of silent strangers, meditation retreats offer guidance to …

Meditation

Elon Musk Just Published His Plan to Colonize Mars

A New Plan<p>They say everything’s sweeter the second time around, and that seems to be the case for SpaceX’s plans to colonize Mars. Last year, Musk …

In a World-First, Scientists Have Achieved 'Liquid Light' at Room Temperature

A Frankenstein mash-up of light and matter.<p>For the first time, physicists have achieved 'liquid light' at room temperature, making this strange form …