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Paris has a drone problem

Mysterious sightings over major landmarks raise security concerns following Charlie Hebdo attacks<p>Police in Paris yesterday detained three Al Jazeera journalists on charges of flying a drone without a license, marking the latest development in what's been a bizarre week for a city still reeling from …

Sleep a lot? You might have a heightened risk of stroke, study says

There's no way to diagnose a stroke before it happens, but researchers say they've identified a clue to help doctors predict who's at risk – the amount of sleep they get at night.<p>Older adults who said they slept more than eight hours were 46% more likely to suffer strokes in the next decade than …

The invisible downside of cheating in life

People who take shortcuts can trick themselves into believing they are smarter than they are, says Tom Stafford, and it comes back to bite them.<p>Honesty may be the best policy, but lying has its merits – even when we are deceiving ourselves. Numerous studies have shown that those who are practised …

Psychology

Blood test could pick up Alzheimer's Disease 10 years before symptoms appear

The test developed by researchers at the National Institute on Aging, distinguishes between patients and healthy elderly with 100 percent accuracy<p>A new blood test for Alzheimer’s could detect the disease as many as 10 years before clinical diagnosis is possible - far sooner than other tests in …

Dementia

Free Things to Do in Paris

Traipsing around pricey Paris might sound like serious damage to your wallet, but that's only if you don't know where to look (and when to go). Indulge in some of the City of Light's sweetest luxuries <i>gratuit</i>—from hidden nooks of authenticity to world-class museums and sights.<p><b>Art</b><p>Admission is waived …

France

The Coclico Sample Sale Is Truly Bootie Heaven

The Coclico Sample Sale Is Truly Bootie Heaven<p>The Coclico sample sale is teeny in two ways: It's only taking place for two days, and it's located inside the brand's small Noho showroom on the fifth floor of an office building. But what it lacks in size it makes up for in the sheer number of shoes …

How to Build an Art Career From New York Graffiti Writer & Illustrator See One

There's something about the art world that makes building a career as a professional artist an evasive subject. It's easy to tell a young person, "Follow your dreams," but there's not enough explanation around how to pay your bills. The path to becoming a full-time artist is not as clear cut as the …

A Device That Interprets Sign Language Is Now Being Crowdfunded

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If, like Paul Newman in <i>Cool Hand Luke</i>, what you have is a failure to communicate, there’s a new device that might help. MotionSavvy is now crowdfunding a device on Indiegogo called UNI, a portable, two-way communication device which can …

Artists' Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects

Home / ArtArtists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>Artists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>By Alice Yoo on December 26, 2014<p>Dhaka, Bangladesh-based cartoonist and graphic designers Manik and Ratan have started a fun series where their cartoon characters interact …

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9 Porn Positions That Don't Work in Real Life

These are better kept on the small screen.<p>You know those scenes in action movies where the main character throws a match into a puddle of gasoline and causes an amazingly huge explosion? And you're like, "Yeah, OK, that's cool, but I saw that episode of <i>Myth Busters</i> and I know that wouldn't work in …

Homo Floresiensis: Modern Humans And Real-Life Hobbits Lived Simultaneously On Earth, Says Anthropologists

In 2003, Australian and Indonesian scientists unearthed a tiny hominin that is now referred to as the “Hobbit of Flores.” Since that time, more of …

10 TV Characters Who Would Be Insufferable In Real Life

By Tyler Vendetti,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/14VyaeQ<p>1) Ross Geller (Friends)<p>Don’t get me wrong, I love Friends. I’ve dedicated an embarrassing …

Google’s Translate App Can Now Use Your Camera to Translate the World in Real Time

If you’re ever in a situation in which you need to understand some text in a foreign language, getting a translation is now as free and easy as …

Portraits of Random Strangers Dressed Up in Strange Haute Couture Outfits

Photographer Tom Johnson recently partnered up with stylist Phoebe Haines for a project titled The Thirty Three. The team roamed the streets of …

How hibernating animals could help fight Alzheimer's disease

Leicester University has found that the protein RBM3 helps restore brain activity when animals wake up from hibernation, and could be a treatmement for people with dementia<p>A protein which protects hibernating animals during lengthy spells of sleeping could be the key to fighting Alzheimer’s …

12 Rare Magazine Illustrations By Andy Warhol

Before he was King of Pop art, Warhol was a prolific, in-demand magazine illustrator. Here, a selection of rare work from 1948 to 1987.<p>Even before his screenprints of Campbell’s soup cans and Marilyn Monroe made him an international art star in the early 1960s, Andy Warhol was a successful, highly …

The Top 10 Insights From the ''Science of a Meaningful Life'' in 2014

It’s time once again for our favorite year-end ritual here at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center: Our annual list of the top scientific …

The Top 4 Things Single Men Are Looking for in a Relationship

These four attributes beat out "is physically attractive to me," which 89 percent of men wanted. So yes, an attraction is still crucial, but even more so, single men are interested in the deeper qualities.<p>Oh, and for you powerhouses that think men are intimidated by your success, that may not be …

A Scientific Ranking Of The Sexiest Types Of Creativity

What’s hotter, playing in a band or building websites? Science weighs in.<p>We don’t need science to know that creativity is sexy. Mick Jagger’s number proves that point. As do anecdotes from everyone’s lives about far lesser musicians than the Rolling Stones. In one recent study—conducted, of course, …

Does the path to true love really lie in these 36 questions?

Ever wondered where the path to true love lies? Well now we have the answer – and it’s nothing to do with Jennifer Aniston or Ryan Reynolds. The way …

Arko Datto: SAD takes a look at people in Denmark suffering from seasonal affective disorder (PHOTOS).

As celebrations surrounding the new year end, the reality for people living in colder climates begins to settle in, and it is one filled with …

The science of ZOMBIES and how to avoid becoming their dinner

The science of ZOMBIES: Neuroscientists reveal the anatomy of the undead's brain - and how to avoid becoming their dinner<p><b>Neuroscientists from</b> …