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A Fantastically Detailed Geological History for Game of Thrones

A group of geologists and map designers have reconstructed the geological ages of Essos, Westeros, and other regions described in Game of Thrones. …

iPad vs. Galaxy vs. Nexus vs. Kindle vs. Surface: Which tablet should you get?

2013 iPad buyers guide: How to choose between the iPad and other tablets, including Samsung Galaxy, Google Nexus, Amazon Kindle Fire, and more!<p>Apple …

These 4 Sisters Were Photographed Every Year For 36 Years

The year was 1975 when world-renowned Nicolas Nixon, a professor of photography at the Massachusetts College of Art originally photographed his wife …

A 17th-Century Russian Community Living in 21st-Century Alaska

This clan has traveled from Russia through China, Brazil, and Oregon to make a home in the remote north, struggling to avoid modernization.<p>Father Nikolai says that candles represent a little sacrifice. They cost the members of the congregation a dollar, which goes to the upkeep of the church.<p>On a …

From Henry VIII to Nelson: how historical figures could look today – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/gallery/2013/may/02/television-secret-life-historical-figures-today<p>720<p>Yesterday's Secret Life of … series …

Beautiful roads around the World (23 pictures)

There are certain roads around the world that go above and beyond average. They’re so sceni that traveling them is a true adventure.<p><b>Like it? Share it!</b>

Articles about world’s most impressive bridges on Dwell.com - Dwell

The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...<p>Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.<p>In San Antonio, Morgan’s Inspiration Island opens for its second …

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I've got to 'hand' it to this body paint artwork http://t.co/uuHNZFew7X

How Chemistry Works, in Gorgeous 19th-Century Diagrams

<b>Edward Livingston Youmans</b> (June 3, 1821–January 18, 1887), best-remembered as the founder of <i>Popular Science</i> magazine, was one of history’s greatest science writers and editors. Besides pioneering what Richard Feynman has termed “the role of scientific culture in modern society” with his …

The Mortality Paradox

<i>“It is quite impossible for a thinking being to imagine nonbeing, a cessation of thought and life,”</i> Goethe, who ceased to be 181 years ago this week, proclaimed as he concluded that <i>“in this sense, everyone carries the proof of his own immortality within himself.”</i> Since the dawn of time, it has been …

Why Birds Sing

In <i>How Music Works</i>, David Byrne cites some scientifically controversial theories suggesting that music is a spontaneous rather than adaptive phenomenon and birds sing simply because they enjoy singing. At the front lines of the joy theory of bird song is new-age philosopher and jazz musician David …

Fuel Micro Charger

You can get extra power from a big battery that straps to the back of your phone — but if you prefer to use your phone "naked", the Fuel Micro …

La Trobe University Institute for Molecular Science by Lyons Architects

La Trobe University in Melbourne gets a makeover with the delivery of a new science building by<p>La Trobe University in Melbourne gets a makeover with …

Homemade Mead Kit

It's been called a precursor to all fermented drinks, and there's a reason for that: it's easy to make. So easy, in fact, that you can do it at home. …

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Mr. Wu’s waterless outhouse starts a toilet revolution in China

Growing up in rural Hebei province in the 1970s, Henry Wu knew one thing for certain: He didn't want to end up as the guy who cleaned the very basic village toilet, a putrid ditch that had to be dredged each day.<p>Teachers in Mr. Wu's village of Jiedi used to threaten students who didn't study hard …

10 Basic Facts You Should Know About Modular Homes

A modular home is one that is built indoors in a factory-like setting. The finished products are covered and transported to their new locations, …

Montblanc iPhone 5 Leather Case

One of the finest-quality iPhone 5 cases available and new from Montblanc; their smartphone holder made of European cowhide with a unique Montblanc …

Pick of the Day: Fubiz

Inside Flipboard / November 26, 2012<p>Fubiz is a seven-year-old French site that offers a daily dose of Things Worth Seeing from the worlds of design, …

Historic cabin in Appomattox, Virginia

Historic cabin in <b>Appomattox, Virginia</b>.<p>Contributed by Jody Johnston.

Free at Last: The Robert Redford Story

He's always been obsessed with the American way of winning and losing, the blessing also being the curse. It's the subject of much of his career and the substance of much of his life. PLUS: The Exclusive Never-Before-Seen Photos of Redford from 1959<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><b>The war is over,</b> …

No smoke. Why the fire?

SOME inventions are so simple, you have to wonder why no one has come up with them before. One such is the electronic cigarette. Smoking tobacco is …

The Trainspotting generation

MARK RENTON, the heroin-addicted Scottish anti-hero of Irvine Welsh’s novel “Trainspotting”, avoids prison by joining a government methadone …

Interior Design Arts Unveils Gorgeous Timber-Framed Home in Watchung, New Jersey

This gorgeous timber-framed home was designed and built by the artisans at Interior Design Arts. The team combined their passion for natural …

Scientists Develop Graphene Aerogel - The World's Lightest Material

Last year, German scientists created aerographite, which at 0.2 milligrams per cubic centimeter was dubbed the world’s lightest material. However …

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Smiling Baby Elephant Is The Cutest (PHOTO)

Not only are baby elephants incredibly cute, but they seem to have way too much fun with whatever they're doing. Even if it's not playing in the ocean or rolling in mud, this particular elephant really likes his stick.<p><i>(Story continues below photo.)</i><p>The photo above has received thousands of up votes …

Turkey’s Yalın Mimarlık Wins Ancient Troy Archaeological Museum Design Competition

Yalın Mimarlık won first place in an international design competition for an archaeological museum on the site of ancient Troy. Renowned for the …