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Milky Chance - Flashed Junk Mind (Two Friends Remix)

How To Use Google Docs For Blogging And Marketing

Google Docs is where I do my blogging. I’ve mentioned it before, and listed my reasons, which include everything from interface to how it fits into …

Flipd for Android wants to lock you out of your phone addiction

Sometimes it’s a little difficult to switch off, to put down the phone and ignore the little blinking light. The end result is that you check it hundreds of times per day, most likely.<p>I know, because, well, I’ve counted.<p>Now, however, there’s a new app called Flipd to help cut down on the amount of …

Scientists Solve Decade-Long Mystery of Greenland's Disappearing Lakes

Environment<p>Geoscientists have solved a decade-long mystery by explaining how some of the large lakes that sit atop the Greenland ice sheet can drain billions of gallons of water in a matter of hours.<p>In 2006, Greenland's North Lake, a 2.2 square-mile (5.6-square-kilometer) supraglacial meltwater …

Global Warming

Does the Octopus Have a Soul?

What has eight legs and just might have a soul?<p>The answer, surprisingly, is an octopus.<p>These leggy cephalopods, long a prominent player in human fear …

Zoology

Fatboy Slim - Mad Flava (Autograf Remix)

How Eddie Van Halen Hacks a Guitar

The guitar god is also an inventor and patent holder who has spent the better part of 35 years in this shop, rebuilding guitars and amps, searching for his signature sound<p>I've always been a tinkerer. It comes from my dad. Growing up, we lived in a house in Pasadena that had no driveway. You used an …

Typing lessons

Take typing speed test, practice your touch typing skills, learn to type faster and with fewer errors with this free online typing tutor.<p>What Is …

Drones Capture Eerie Views of Global Ghost Towns

Who knew that parts of Detroit look like abandoned towns left to rot after the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe in Pripyat, Ukraine?<p>Who knew that parts of Detroit look like abandoned towns left to rot after the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe in Pripyat, Ukraine? That's what haunting footage …

15 Android Apps That Will Make Your iPhone Friends Jealous

Today, most apps launch on both Android and iOS, but the most interesting Android apps are exclusive to Android because they do something Apple wouldn't allow.<p>From an app that lets you message your friends while still watching Netflix to an app that lets you hack your smartphone's LED lights for …

Apps

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

Self-improvement

This Is What Happens In The Brain During An Out-Of-Body Experience

By: Tanya Lewis<p>Published: April 30, 2015 03:00pm ET on LiveScience.<p>What happens in the brain when a person has an out-of-body experience? A team of scientists may now have an answer.<p>In a new study, researchers using a brain scanner and some fancy camera work gave study participants the illusion …

The Brain

10 enchanting cover songs better than the originals

While some cover songs are a total travesty, others actually enhance the original tune.<p>Here are 10 song covers — from Whitney to Winehouse — that the …

Amazing Wearable Tech: Bracelet Turns Skin Into Touch Screen

With the new Cicret bracelet, your arm can actually double as a smartphone! Via your own skin you can catch up on emails and play your favorite games …

Watch this ridiculously fast drone zip into the stratosphere in half a second

Consumer-oriented drones are getting more advanced with each passing month, but for all their crazy capabilities, they still can’t hold a candle to …

Drones

What Is a Geosynchronous Orbit?

A geosynchronous orbit is a high Earth orbit that allows satellites to match Earth's rotation. Located at 22,236 miles (35,786 kilometers) above …

Hyper-accurate atomic clock won't lose a second in 15 billion years

Scientists have created an atomic clock so precise that it won't lose or gain a single second in 15 billion years -- roughly the age of our universe.<p>But the clock isn't just steady, it's also amazingly accurate. So accurate in fact, that it can detect tiny changes in the speed of its ticks …

Los Angeles

Everyone Has a Great View in a Spinning Apartment Building

One designer's solution to class conflict caused by blocked views.<p>The biggest class conflict for coming generations will not be access to good education or medical care. It will be who has the best view. Or that's what industrial designer Shin Kuo is kind of implying, writing:<p>According to my …

Survival of the fastest: Ultima Evolution leaves other supercars for dead

British carmaker Ultima describes its GTR as "the quickest accelerating and decelerating supercar of all time and multiple world speed record …

Knowledge Management

How to Hack Your Body to Live Past 120

For as long as humans have been alive, they’ve been concerned with finding ways to live longer.<p>These days, with the right combination of genes and …

Singularity

How Farming on Mars May Help Us Farm Earth

The Plate<p>In case this week’s report on NASA’s successful experiment growing lettuce on the International Space Station left you wondering what all the fuss was about—consider the implications. Mars One is scheduled to launch four humans to the red planet in 2025–people who will live their remaining …

Space

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

Books

Emma Stone Wins Big at the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards

Looks like Emma Stone can add another achievement to her resume! Tonight, the Academy Award-nominated actress took home a Kids' Choice Award for …

Lost City Discovered in the Honduran Rain Forest

In search for the legendary “City of the Monkey God,” explorers find the untouched ruins of a vanished culture.<p>An expedition to Honduras has emerged from the jungle with dramatic news of the discovery of a mysterious culture’s lost city, never before explored. The team was led to the remote, …

Glowing Earbud Cord Pulses To Music, Your Heartbeat

This is the already funded Kickstarter for $150 Glow Headphones. Glow headphones (wait -- did that say $150?) come in red, blue and green and contain …