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Education Technology

A simple property of water created this gorgeous photo

Ontario-based photographer Michael Davies and his friend Markus stood at the top of a mountain and demonstrated this by throwing leftover tea into the air, dramatically photographing it instantaneously freezing.<p>This mountaintop was just 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) south of the Arctic Circle, and …

Nunavut

Animal photos of the year 2015: Part 1 - Telegraph

Birds

A physicist just wrote a paper on why destroying the Death Star would have wiped out the Ewoks

That's the disturbing first line of a white paper a physicist exclusively submitted to Tech Insider.<p>With "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" storming movie theaters, we had to know if George Lucas overlooked a critical moment where the last film in the series, "Return of the Jedi," left off 32 years ago.<p>…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

People Are Sharing Photos Of The Hilarious Kid Beds They Sleep In When They Go Home For Christmas

Nothing says Christmas like returning home in your twenties only to be cramped up in your single childhood bed, covered in a My Little Pony …

My Little Pony

Scientists just discovered a weird new shark that glows in the dark, so they officially named it the 'ninja lanternshark'

Say hello to the ninja lanternshark, a species of shark that has only just been discovered. It's really weird. It hides in the deep — and its black skin keeps it camouflaged — but it also glows in the dark.<p>The ninja lanternshark was discovered by a team at the Pacific Shark Research Center, in Moss …

Zoology

This Google Employee Has A Brilliant Time Management Strategy

Create and protect your Make Time, people.<p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response I got was unexpected, and I was urged to share it with more people—so here we are. Some of my fellow Googlers went so far as to make a video for those of us …

Illustrated Poster Highlights 90 of the World's Architectural Achievements

Have you ever wondered what some of the world's greatest architectural achievements are? A new poster titled <i>The Schematics of Structures</i> by the online shop Pop Chart Lab celebrates 90 structural feats from around the world and throughout time. The image is presented as a blueprint-style …

Forbidden City

Wire Animal Sculptures Look Like Life-Size Scribbled Drawings Suspended in Mid-Air

Artist David Oliveira has an insightful understanding of both the two-dimensional and three-dimensional worlds. With this expert grasp of the two planes, he's able to skillfully manipulate wire to create a zoo of mind-boggling animal sculptures. Though they are technically three-dimensional, the …

Modern Art

The new 'Star Wars' droid started out as a napkin sketch — see the early drawings of BB-8

When "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" arrives in theaters this weekend, one of the breakout characters is certain to be the adorable little ball droid BB-8.<p>The puppy dog-like character isn't a CG character. The crew made a real, working, remote-controlled droid for the film which could roll around …

Cute

This ornate concept skyscraper was inspired by 'Game of Thrones'

Gage, principal and founder of Mark Foster Gage Architects, recently released his plans for a mammoth 102-story building at 41 W. 57th St., right below New York's Central Park.<p>Inspired by the hit HBO show "Game of Thrones," Gage and his colleagues have taken to calling the regal building "The …

Skyscrapers

This medical app is being used in Europe's refugee camps to help doctors

MedShr, a free medical app that allows doctors to discuss medical problems, is becoming a valuable tool for doctors in migrant camps<p>The refugee crisis in Europe has one of the defining news events of 2015 as nearly a million people have fled the chaos of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan to cross into …

Homeless charity to return donation by notorious entrepreneur Martin Shkreli

New York charity will give back $15,000 donated by the pharmaceuticals boss because it is uncomfortable with his business practices<p>A charity that was given a donation worth thousands of dollars by notorious pharmaceuticals entrepreneur Martin Shkreli has said it is giving the money back on moral …

A "Ghost" Mountain Lion Kitten Has Been Discovered In Los Angeles

Wildlife officials had thought a mama mountain lion's entire litter had been killed months ago by a predator, but life apparently found a way.<p>The 3-month-old kitten belongs to a mountain lion named P-23 in the Santa Monica Mountain range that surrounds and juts into the Los Angeles area. The …

Gift of the Day: The Most Beautiful, Foolproof Pot Anyone Will Ever Own

Gift of the Day: The Most Beautiful, Foolproof Pot Anyone Will Ever OwnForm and function in one delicious package.Among the litany of reasons that …

Prehistory

This Silicon Valley entrepreneur’s $88 million estate is the pinnacle of work-life balance

Tech entrepreneur Kumar Malavalli just put his Silicon Valley estate on the market for $88 million, making it one of the most expensive properties ever to be publicly listed in the area, the Wall Street Journal reported (paywall).<p>But what’s truly stunning about this Los Altos Hills, California, …

Real Estate

Articles about shipping container home pennsylvania embraces its rugged industrial origins on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple builds a new home, repurposing a series of 11 shipping containers and an existing concrete foundation to maximal effect.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless solutions in South Africa, to...<p>Gone are the days when shipping …

Shipping Containers

24 Buzzworthy Gifts for Coffee Drinkers

These are the best gifts for people who can't live without coffee.

Nightmarish Illustrations That Will Have You Hiding Under The Bed

You have to wonder how Japanese digital artist Ryohei Hase sleeps at night.<p>Hailing from Tokyo, Hase effortlessly fuses painting and digital …

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Spooky! Quantum Action Is 10,000 Times Faster Than Light

How fast do quantum interactions happen? Faster than light, 10,000 times faster.<p>That's what a team of physicists led by Juan Yin at the University of …

Quantum Mechanics

22 Quotes From Albert Einstein to Take You Inside His Mind

Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous physicist of all time. His theory of relativity forever changed the way we perceive the world and opened …

Albert Einstein

I tried Amazon’s new restaurant delivery service, and Netflix nights will never be the same

I tapped “checkout” at 7:12 p.m., was in my pajamas by 7:25 p.m., and at 7:49 p.m. I opened my apartment door to find an Amazon Prime Now delivery …

What happened on 9/11, 14 years ago today

Nearly 3,000 people died in the 9/11 attacks, which The New York Times called the "worst and most audacious terror attack in American history."<p>The nation is still working to move past the tragedy.<p>More than a decade later, New York City is still rebuilding the Financial District skyline. And as …

Al-Qaeda

Illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius aka GedoMenas

A collection of digital illustrations created by freelance illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius aka GedoMenas.<p>Gediminas Pranckevicius was born in …

Dinosaur foot found on beach in Wales could be mini T-Rex ancestor

A fossilised dinosaur foot found by a student on a Welsh beach could be from the earliest known ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex, experts say<p>A dinosaur foot found by chance on a Welsh beach could be from the earliest known ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex.<p>Palaeontology student Sam Davies made the …

Ancient Greek palace unearthed near Sparta dates back to 17th century BC

Archaeologists discover palace with archaic inscriptions built during the Mycenaean period<p>Archaeologists in Greece have discovered the ruins of an ancient palace with important archaic inscriptions dating back to the Mycenaean age, the culture ministry said Tuesday.<p>The palace, likely built around …