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This Maker Created a Different Origami Figure Every Day in 2014

We’re big fans of all things making, especially paper art. But when makers take on a daily challenge involving one of the most complex forms of the medium — origami — we have to stop and stare (in admiration, of course). That’s exactly what origami artist Ross Symons made us do with his 365 Days of …

Crafting

A New Antibiotic That Resists Resistance

The British chemist Lesley Orgel had a rule: Evolution is cleverer than you. Antibiotic-resistant bacteria have repeatedly proven him right.<p>Since humans started making antibiotics for ourselves in the 1940s, bacteria have evolved to counteract our efforts. They are now winning. There are strains of …

Biology

Science scores major victory in fight against antibiotic resistance

A new test could slash the wait time for diagnoses and eliminate ineffective prescriptions<p>Dina Fine Maron<p>January 1, 2015 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Antibiotic resistance, which transforms ordinary microbes into menaces that cannot be easily controlled, …

Photographer Recreates Portraits of Women In Her Family Going Back 200 Years

“Seven Generations of American Women” is a project by Los Angeles-based photographer Christine McConnell in which she recreated her family portraits …

Pakistan school attack: Bloodstains, bullet holes mark Peshawar classrooms

<b>Peshawar, Pakistan (CNN) —</b> The high brick wall outside the Army Public School and Degree College in Peshawar gives the first clue into the horror that unfolded inside its classrooms.<p>A section of barbed wire has been cut at the top, allowing some of the Taliban attackers who struck Tuesday to scale …

Michael Caines Ultimate Christmas Trifle

Wonderland - Photographs and text by Kirsty Mitchell | LensCulture

“Wonderland” began in the summer of 2009 and has now been running for over 5 years. It is created in memory of my mother, who died in 2008 of cancer.<p>My mother was an English teacher and literature was her passion. Of course, there is too much to write here, but following her death, I suffered …

Did You Know You Can Easily Check Children for Eye Cancer Using Flash Photography?

A new ad campaign in the UK is using interactive posters to inform parents that they can easily check their child for eye cancer using flash …

Only Child - Photographs and text by K.K. DePaul | LensCulture

When he was five, his daddy was hanged for murder.<p>When he was six, his mother left him on the steps of the orphanage.<p>Later, when he was much older, he tried to kill himself…and when it didn’t work the first time…he tried again.<p>This lost boy became my dad and I was his only child. He was my first …

The Hunger Games: 9 survival tips for the modern woman

What life lessons can we learn from Katniss Everdeen, as she returns to our cinemas with the release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1?<p>Boundless courage, braided hair and fatal archery skills: Katniss Everdeen is back in our cinemas following the release of <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part …

New images from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

With its release date fast approaching, Lionsgate has dropped some new images from the hotly-anticipated sequel <b>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1</b>, …