Kodey Henson

156 Flips | 12 Magazines | 1 Following | 6 Followers | @KodeyHenson | Keep up with Kodey Henson on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kodey Henson”

Why some scientists say physics has gone off the rails

Has the love of "elegant" equations overtaken the desire to describe the real world?<p>The 20th century was a remarkably productive one for physics. First, Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity helped us view gravity not as a force but as a distortion of space. Then Max Planck, Erwin …

Physics

A Half-Remembered Retelling Makes This Star Wars Fan Film Special

There isn’t a lot of writing in the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. Stories seem to mostly be passed along via oral culture—one person telling a story to another, …

3 Fool-Proof Wardrobe Color Combinations | Valet.

Think of peanut butter and chocolate or Hans and Chewie—iconic duos that prove that some things are just better when they're paired up. And the same …

Men's Fashion

How to Write an Effective Hook (Plus: PITCH SHARE w/ agent Mark Gottlieb)

Please welcome literary agent with Trident Media Group Mark Gottlieb to WU today, speaking about something most writers need to understand: How to …

Where Do You Go When You Die? The Increasing Signs That Human Consciousness Remains After Death

Philosophically, though, our definition of death hinges on something else: the point past which we’re no longer able to return. Those two were more …

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Moon

The Moon, it hovers above us in the night sky like omnipresent orb of celestial secrets, but there are a fair few facts that we do know about it - …

Hear a 65-Hour, Chronological Playlist of Miles Davis’ Revolutionary Jazz Albums

When Miles Davis attended a White House dinner in 1987, he was asked what he had done to deserve to be there. No modest man, Davis, he responded …

Four Secrets of Creativity

Want to unlock your inner da Vinci? Many oft-repeated ideas about kickstarting the creative process conflict directly with proven techniques. If mind …

Where to Start Reading STAR WARS Books

The first <i>Star Wars</i> novel was published in 1976. In the decades since, dozens of books set in the galaxy far, far away have been released, stories for …

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you ... Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about …

China's Quantum-Key Network, the Largest Ever, Is Officially Online

China has the quantum technology to perfectly encrypt useful signals over distances far vaster than anyone has ever accomplished, spanning Europe and …

Quantum Physics

Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

Evolution

All Your Memories Are Stored by One Weird, Ancient Molecule

We actually borrowed our ability to form memories from viruses.<p>How does memory work? The further we seem to dive in, the more questions we stumble …

Need More Proof That Evolution Is Real? Look No Further Than Your Own Body

DO try this at home.

Biology

Study Illuminates Genetic Origins of Skin Color Diversity

For ages, humans have divided our species into groups based upon skin color. The shade of one's complexion has been a powerful influence upon human …

14 Psychological Tricks Everyone Should Know

The internet is awash with amateur psychology and body language tips, from ludicrous, life-affirming self-help mumbo jumbo to beginner-level …

These Simple, Science-Backed Exercises You Can Do at Home Have Huge Health Benefits

No need for gym!<p>Most of us probably know exercising is associated with a smaller risk of premature death, but a new study has found that doesn't have …

The Endocannabinoid System: A Beginner’s Guide – Leaf Science

Learn more about the endocannabinoid system and how it affects your health.<p>The endocannabinoid system is a biological system which plays many …

16 scientific facts that are just too freaky to wrap your head around

Science, more often than not, can answer questions that were previously unknown to us. But sometimes, it can simply blow your mind.<p>People on reddit …

A new $15 billion project is set to utterly transform our world

Going All In: A $15 Billion Project<p>To advance research and development on artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and the Internet of Things, …

Quantum Computing

John Coltrane Draws a Mysterious Diagram Illustrating the Mathematical & Mystical Qualities of Music

In a post earlier this year, we wrote about a drawing John Coltrane gave his friend and mentor Yusef Lateef, who reproduced it in his book <i>Repository</i> …

Horns

New neuroscience reveals 2 rituals that will make you more mindful

You want to get to work but instead you surf the internet. You want to diet but instead you eat enough candy to give an entire 2nd grade classroom …

Mindfulness

1,000+ MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Getting Started in October: Enroll Today

In many parts of the world, the school year is now officially in session. For kids. And for you. In October, 1,000+ MOOCs (Massive Open Online …

Online Education

Manage Your Stress by Monitoring Your Body’s Reactions to It

Jack is well-known in his company for delivering growth through high-performing, cross-functional teams. Where others get stuck in silos, he fosters innovation through collaboration. But these days, when you exit the elevator on his floor, you sense fear wafting through the halls. He’s nine months …

Mindfulness

This Fungus Discovered In A Pakistani Landfill Likes To Eat Plastic

Polyester polyurethane makes a delicious meal for the Aspergillus tubingensis fungus, offering a potential solution to some of our insane plastic problem.<p>Out of all the plastic ever made–an estimated 8.3 billion metric tons–most of it still exists as waste in some form, whether that’s in a landfill …

Pollution

Rogue One VFX Reel Shows How Star Wars Brought Tarkin Back

With <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i>, Disney and Lucasfilm were able to bring the look of the original 1977 movie back to the big screen with modern …

Star Wars

The brilliant book that inspired Dune author Frank Herbert

That science-fiction extravaganza Dune allegorizes contemporary themes of imperialism, economic addiction to oil, and religious war is obvious. But …

Science Fiction

20 Unused Star Wars Concept Art Designs Better Than What We Got

by Jonathan Figueroa<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Concise visual design is vital to any piece of art or entertainment, and <b>Star Wars</b> has become famous for its iconic …

Star Wars

VCV Rack is an open-source virtual modular synth you can download for free

<b>An inexpensive way to get started with modular synthesis.</b>An open-source virtual modular synth featuring software versions of some of the most popular …