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Sit Up Straight! How Good Posture Benefits Your Health

Unless you are a ballet dancer or in the military — occupations where poor posture is readily noticed — you probably don't pay much attention to your …

Strangely in sync: Scientists solve 350-year-old pendulum clock mystery

The 350-year-old mystery of why pendulum clocks hanging from the same wall can influence each other and synchronize over time may hold even more secrets than previously thought, researchers say.<p>Solving this mystery could shed light on puzzling aspects of a variety of synchronized behaviors, such as …

Physics

Rooftop Solar Panels Could Supply A Really Huge Portion Of Our Electricity Needs

The Department of Energy’s renewable energy lab just nearly doubled its estimate of rooftop solar’s potential.<p>If we covered every suitable rooftop in the U.S. with solar panels, how much energy could we generate? The answer is pretty astounding: Enough to meet 39% of total demand, says a U.S. …

We’re closer to a future where we can 3D print anything

We were promised sneakers and dinner at the push of a button, and instead we got tchotchkes.<p>3D printing has not yet lived up to the hype heaped upon it, which we can mostly chalk up to the technical challenge of consistently printing multiple materials, and in multiple colors at once. But …

3D Printing

Why Everyone Must Get Ready For The 4th Industrial Revolution

First came steam and water power; then electricity and assembly lines; then computerization… So what comes next?<p>Some call it the fourth industrial revolution, or industry 4.0, but whatever you call it, it represents the combination of cyber-physical systems, the Internet of Things, and the Internet …

Manufacturing

Do cats meow in accents? Scientists investigate mysteries of cat communication

How do cats communicate with humans? Scientists from the University of Lund, Sweden, hope to answer this question, as they embark on a five year-long …

Scientists Discover DNA Changes That Can Shorten A Person's Lifespan By Three Years

'These discoveries are the tip of the iceberg.'<p>Scientists have identified inherited gene changes that can cut a person's life short by up to three …

Genetics

Why scientists sometimes need to be a bit more Sith and a bit less Jedi

Being a scientist can be very frustrating, even infuriating. It might well be because of the inequalities and unfairness of academic life (such as …

Inflammation

How The Citizen Data Scientist Will Democratize Big Data

The rise of the citizen data scientist is a subject which is creating a lot of excitement at the moment. Put simply (and a bit bluntly) businesses, particularly larger ones with more mature Big Data analytical operations, are finding that it is too important to be left solely in the hands of the …

Big Data

Meet the Filipino Scientist Who Invented the Videophone in 1954

Filipino scientist Gregorio Y. Zara demonstrating his “telephone-television” invention in 1954. Photo: National Academy of Science and Technology …

Social Media

31 Adorable April Spring Outfit Ideas You Need to Try Now

Toyota's Wooden Concept Car Is Lovely And Designed To Age

Toyota’s been really bringing it to the concept car game lately, with a number of novel and genuinely interesting concepts. Their latest, to be shown …

This Must-See Documentary Shows the Future of Solar Power Is Here Today

Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya set out to show that climate change isn't all gloom and doom. The result, <i>Catching the Sun,</i> ably makes that case, but may …

History Of Eyeglasses: One Of The Most Important Inventions Is Lost To History | Ancient Pages

Share this:<p><b>A. Sutherland – AncientPages.com</b> – According to ancient sources, Seneca (c. 4 BC – AD 65), the Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist …

15 Ridiculous Inventions for Book Nerds

We book nerds have it rough. It’s true, we really do, and no one knows it. Throughout the history of mankind there have been 68 notable inventions in …

5 Women Whose Inventions Made the World Safer

Imagine driving in a rainstorm without windshield wipers, or being trapped in a sixth-floor apartment with no fire escape. If it weren’t for a couple …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

STEM Learning: My Real Deal Review of LittleBits Premium Invention Kit

<i>Note: This post contains affiliate links.</i><p>As I mentioned in my Guide to Finding a STEM Based Science Camp, my daughter Leila has gotten really into …

How To Design Happiness

Experts from Lippincott, Disney, and SoulCycle weigh in on how they craft happy experiences.<p>Design, at its heart, is about solving problems. That’s why it’s so easy to talk to designers. They can explain exactly how their interface is built to help you navigate through your phone, or how a device …

1st Think During Exam From A Student

Math is a very difficult subject for students, there are only 1o to 20% students can solve all questions in the math exam.<p>Math Questions<p>1st Think …

Success Comes From Solving Real Problems, Not Chasing Unicorn Fantasies

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship has always been one of the great American dreams. For many people it’s about taking an idea and molding it into a business that sets you up for life. This, of course, isn’t in the cards for the vast majority of people who …

90 Days to Breakthrough Success

<i>As we wind up Live Happy’s 90 Days to a Happier You challenge, happiness and grit expert Caroline Miller reminds us of what it takes to make goals,</i> …

How To Figure Out Which Of The 8 Types Of Intelligence You Fall Under

Did you know that intelligence can be categorized in eight different ways? Dr. Howard Gardner, a developmental psychologist at Harvard, developed the …

Can You Smell Your Way to a Better Brain? Science Says Yes.

Having trouble focusing? Remembering things? Here are some easy tips to improve your brain power.<p>A wildly underrated member of the five senses, your sense of smell has a powerful effect on your brain's many functions. Any odor you breathe in affects your limbic system, which governs emotional …