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This Incredible Photo Of A Baby Weasel Riding A Woodpecker Is Straight Out Of A Children's Fantasy Book

Unfortunately, the weasel was attacking the bird. Fortunately, the bird escaped.<p>It's a photo of a weasel trying to kill a woodpecker.<p>Le-May, a hobby photographer, was taking a walk with his wife through the Hornchurch Country Park in East London in the hopes of her seeing a green woodpecker for the …

Light Photographed As A Wave And A Particle For The First Time

Seeing is believing<p>Scientists have long known that light can behave as both a particle and a wave—Einstein first predicted it in 1909. But no experiment has been able to show light in both states simultaneously. Now, researchers at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland have …

9 Giant Lego Animals

You can jazz up your garden in lots of ways: A bench; a tasteful birdbath; a storm-resistant lawn gnome.<br>Or a bison that’s the size of an NBA player and is made of 45,143 Legos.<p>Artist Sean Kenney’s solo exhibition, <i>Nature Connects</i>, is touring botanical gardens and zoos all over the U.S. It features …

Pictures of the Week 3.5.15

Street Artist Paints Three-Dimensional Portals on the Side of Buildings

In his characteristic style, artist 1010's new murals are brightening city streets with wavy bands of color and gradients that make viewers feel like they're seeing through walls. The anonymous, Germany-based graffiti artist has rolled out new masterpieces in the last year– including a gallery show …

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

Simon Beck: Creating art with a compass and snowshoes

<b>Simon Beck has been walking in circles for years - and the results are astonishing.</b><p>The British snowshoe artist creates detailed geometrical designs by donning snowshoes and walking for miles, creating images that can be seen only from above.<p>It all started as just a hobby back in 2004.<p>"I just …

15 Pictures That Will Change The Way You See The World

A selection from the amazing finalists of the Smithsonian.com's 12th annual photo contest.

The secrets of color-changing chameleons revealed

Scientists studying chameleon skin have discovered the secret to the lizards' color-changing prowess: Rather than relying purely on pigments, the animals use photonic nanocrystals in their skin to manipulate light with exquisite precision.<p>The findings, described in the journal Nature …

Chelsea v PSG: I would never have sold Nemanja Matic, says Jose Mourinho ahead of Champions League tie

Chelsea re-signed Matic in January last year, three years after letting him join Benfica as part of the deal which saw David Luiz arrive at Stamford Bridge<p>Nemanja Matic returns to give <b>Chelsea</b> a <b>Champions League</b> boost against <b>Paris Saint-Germain</b>with manager <b>Jose Mourinho</b> insisting the club will never …

Apple to Add Force Touch and Pink Color Option to Next iPhones, Screen Size to Stay the Same

Apple will add pressure-sensing Force Touch technology to its next-generation iPhones, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> in an article that covers a range of new details on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Currently built into the upcoming Apple Watch and 12-inch Retina MacBook, Force Touch lets …

Sex, drugs, violence and laughs: Power/Rangers was supposed to be funny

Last Tuesday, Adi Shankar's <i>Power/Rangers</i> (directed by Joseph Kahn, starring Katee Sackoff and James Van Der Beek), appeared on YouTube and Vimeo, and has since amassed more than twelve million views on YouTube alone. Why?<p>Well, because A) children who were culturally aware in the '90s are pushing 30 …

Schalke stop Real Madrid making Champions League history

The current titleholders missed the chance to break the record for consecutive wins in Europe's premier cup competition, after sensationally losing at home to the German side<p>Real Madrid have dramatically failed to break the record for consecutive wins in the Champions League.<p>The Spanish outfit went …

Killing as a default in games isn't the problem it once was, but it's still worth discussing

Discussing episodes of PBS's Game/Show is something I enjoy immensely, but the latest episode about killing and video games felt a bit flat to me. It seemed like it makes more sense looking back on games, not as a document that looks around where we are now.<p>There are more than enough games that …

87 Brilliant Designs For A New Pedestrian-Cycling Bridge In London

London has its fair share of iconic bridges already, but it wants more. It’s about to start building the Garden Bridge–a very green pedestrian walkway designed by Thomas Heatherwick. And now it wants another bridge to connect Pimlico, near Victoria Station, with a massive new development in Nine …

Jeremy Clarkson suspended by BBC following ‘fracas’ with producer

'Top Gear' will not be broadcast this Sunday (March 15) following the alleged incident<p>Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC “following a …

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Sid Meier on how Starships was designed to encourage players to channel their inner admiral

There are many different branches on the science fiction tree, a fact that famed game designer Sid Meier knows just as well as anyone. The trouble is, not all of those branches are easy for the average player to understand.<p>"The danger with a space game," Meier told Polygon last week during the Game …

Apple's shareholders really want Tim Cook to buy Tesla

Investors at Apple's shareholders meeting skip questions about dividends for ones about sedans<p>With the Apple Watch now out in the open, shareholders have already begun to press Apple CEO Tim Cook for the next big thing. At the company's annual shareholders meeting today, investors had one …

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Reports: Tron 3 will start filming this fall in Vancouver

A third Tron film is set to begin production, according to reports from Badass Digest and VanCity Buzz.<p>The sequel to <i>Tron: Legacy</i> is scheduled to begin filming Oct. 5 in Vancouver, VanCity reports, and leading man Garrett Hedlund will reprise his role as Sam Flynn. A "trusted source" told Badass …

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Star Wars novel offers a crystal clear explanation for the wild new lightsaber

A brief passage in a new Star Wars novel called <i>Heir to the Jedi</i> may explain the technology behind a controversial new lightsaber.<p>There was much to talk about when the first trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> arrived late last year, but nothing inspired more chatting than the unconventional …

Top 10 Headphone Myths

The past few years has seen an explosion in the popularity of headphones. Not surprisingly, dozens (if not hundreds) of companies have leapt into the market. Despite the tremendous amount of marketing might and money (or perhaps because of), myths persist when it comes to many aspects of headphones.<p>…

Venezuela’s nightly lightning show

Anyone who cowers under the duvet during a thunderstorm should look away now, but those who love the theatre and excitement of a good bout of thunder and lightning should consider visiting one spot in South America, if they ever pass that way.<p>South America’s largest body of water, Lake Maracaibo in …

Arsenal, Everton to Compete for Barclays Asia Trophy 2015 in Singapore

Arsenal announced on Tuesday that they, along with Everton and Stoke City, will take part in a preseason tournament in Singapore ahead of the 2015/16 season.<p>According to the club's press release, this is the first time the Gunners will compete for the Barclays Asia Trophy, and it's their first trip …

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