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Scientists keep finding more evidence that bacteria in your stomach are connected to your mood

What's been harder to understand, historically, has been the apparent connection between our resident bacterial communities, especially those in the gut, and the human brain — notoriously protected from bacteria by the blood-brain barrier.<p>Yet there's more and more evidence that somehow, <b>the</b> …

Microbiology

Egg-shaped 'ecocapsule' lets you live anywhere - CNN Style

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100 years of American men's fashion, in pictures

Mode Studios, the YouTube content arm of web curator Mode.com, has created the perfect menswear retrospective in its "100 Years of Men's Fashion in 3 Minutes" video.<p>From leather jackets to double-breasted suits, all of the 20th Century's best looks are here, as are the not-so-flattering 21st …

17 stupendous works of art by mysterious French artist JR

The "photograffeur" — that's a combination of photographer and graffiti artist — prints humongous versions of the portraits he takes, often in black and white, and "flyposts" them where he chooses. The exhibits span whole cities and continents.<p>JR, who has received a TED Prize for his work, sees the …

NASA's New Horizons gives final closeup of Pluto's puzzling dark spots

Pluto, the underdog of planetary science, finally gets its time in the spotlight this week. As the New Horizons spacecraft nears its historic …

What do you say when someone tells you about their mental health diagnosis?

There are plenty of pieces out there, I’ve found, about what not to say. (Example: Do not tell a person experiencing clinical depression to “get over …

Modern Sustainable Home Designs by brio54

22 Insanely Simple Ways To Organize Your Whole Life

Clutter, have you met the shoe organizer?

Hoarding

Urban Farming - Hobby Farms

UF<p>Urban Farming<p>January 29, 2018<p>Hoosiers with varied backgrounds and skills form a collective with two city farms, hoping to make a living and help …

Incredible optical illusion art that makes your mind melt!

Is Typography Science, Art, Philosophy or Craft?

As with any medium as widely used as typography, it can fit into many categories. Typography is a part of all of our lives, so let’s analyze it for a …

Typography

Water Theft on the Rise as California Drought Drags On

As the Californian drought drags on and on, water theft is on the rise around the state. Given the severity of the situation – with almost 60 percent …

“So Help Me God” Oath Legally Biblical ⋆ Bethany Blankley ⋆ The US Constitution ⋆ Constitution.com

Most Americans may not realize the biblical roots of Constitutional law, which actually protects America from becoming a “theocratic government.” …

Faith

Weird Reason Plutonium Doesn't Act Like Other Metals

Plutonium is a metal, but it won't stick to a magnet, puzzling scientists for decades. Now researchers may have found this "missing magnetism."<p>The …

Joan Jett Responds to Jackie Fox's Rape Allegation Against Kim Fowley: 'I Was Not Aware of This Incident'

Rock legend and former Runaways guitarist Joan Jett has issued a statement on former bandmate Jackie Fox’s allegation that Fox was raped by producer …

Crime

Food Forests Could Bring Free Healthy Organic Food To Everyone For The Same Cost As Roadside Grass

• Home<br>• ><br>• Permaculture<br>• ><br>• Food Forests Could Bring Free Healthy Organic Food To Everyone For The Same Cost As Roadside Grass<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: …

Forests

California needs 11 trillion gallons of water to recover from worst drought ever

New research from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Labs in Pasadena shows that California’s drought is so bad it will take <i>11 trillion</i> gallons to recover. That …

Chinese discovered America 2,800 years before Columbus?

It was Christopher Columbus who discovered America but new evidence suggests the Chinese were exploring America at least a thousand years before …

Box Office: 'Minions' Nabs Despicable $115M Weekend For Stunning $395M Worldwide Cume

Sandra Bullock has clobbered her own personal best opening weekend record for the sixth time in eight years. <i>Minions</i> crushed the box office this weekend with an eye-popping $115.2 million debut weekend. That’s the second-biggest debut weekend for an animated film, trumping the $110m debut of <i>Toy</i> …

Animation

Sign of Alien Life? Astronomer Receives a Mysterious Signal from Distant Earth-like Planet

Finding planets in the habitable zone is only part of discovering new life in the universe. Another important factor is receiving signals from …

The solution to feeding the world's growing population doesn't require any sunlight or soil

According to Philips, the answer may be indoor farms that grow plants with LEDs. The company has recently opened its GrowWise City indoor farm in the Netherlands, and the facility has the potential to revolutionize the way we cultivate food, and maybe even solve world hunger issues.<p>At the …

Swooping Hoover Dam Re-Design Creates Spectacular Views for Visitors

The Hoover Dam is one of the world's most impressive man-made structures. A staggeringly large concrete barrier measuring 222 meters high and 379 …

Paradoxical Crystal Baffles Physicists

In a deceptively drab black crystal, physicists have stumbled upon a baffling behavior, one that appears to blur the line between the properties of …

10 Reasons You Should Meditate

<i>This is the part 1 of a 4-part series on meditation, its benefits and how you can learn to meditate yourself.</i><p><i>“Meditation is the dissolution of</i> …