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Mayim Bialik Answers 13 Unbelievably Ridiculous Questions About The Human Brain

The Big Bang Theory and Blossom star has a Ph.D. in neuroscience, BECAUSE WHY NOT?!

Embrace Your Obsession With the Best Food-Themed Clothes on the Market

Wear your love of food on your sleeve—literally—with these awesome t-shirts and clothes.<p>Here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we like to wear our hearts on our sleeves. Literally. When we're not prowling farmers' markets, cooking, or dining out at our favorite restaurants, we're all about letting the world know just …

From a million miles away, stunning NASA images show the moon crossing Earth’s face

A NASA camera on the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite has captured a series of stunning images of the Moon passing the Earth’s sunlit side.<p>The images were captured last month by NASA’s Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC), a four megapixel camera and telescope.<p>The series of …

Pixar is making another in-house animation tool free for anyone to use

Universal Scene Description (USD) combines graphic elements from different animation apps<p>Last year, Pixar made its in-house animation software RenderMan free for non-commercial use, giving would-be filmmakers a powerful tool to get started with animated shorts and films. Now, it's following this up …

Animation

A Quick Guide On How To Vacation Exactly Like Anne Hathaway

BECAUSE SHE DOES IT THE BEST.

A Big Shiny Guide to African Safaris

There's nothing like your first time -- first time taking a safari, that is. Deciding to do one is easy (yes, a resounding yes), but picking a destination is more difficult -- what with a long list of magnificent countries to choose from. To help, here's a handy overview of when to go, what you'll …

Wildlife

Time to see the starlit Milky Way

Tonight – August 2, 2016 – is a great time to look for the starry band of the Milky Way, the edgewise view into our own galaxy. That’s because the …

You Built What?! A Supersize Robotic Chess Set

Inspired by Harry Potter's magic chessboard, a Lego roboticist takes his creations to the next level<p>A veteran designer of Lego robots (he built one that plays Connect Four), Indiana programmer Steve Hassenplug was looking for something still grander. When he watched the first Harry Potter movie …

Why we need women in film working behind the scenes

It's hardly a secret that Hollywood is a big (white) boy’s club. But here are some stone cold facts on the industry’s gender imbalance and how including black and female talent behind the scenes makes a huge difference to what we see in the cinemas.<p>A new study has proven that if a film even has …

Research

THE SHOT: Tree of Life

Many world philosophies view humanity as being One with all of life: all that exists, existed and will ever exist. I share this philosophy and as I watch nature grow around us and the constellations surround us, I realize that we were all once star dust: elements from the cosmic, descendants of the …

Study: Consumers Are Willing To Pay More For Latte Art

Clouds in your coffee? Yes please. You’re probably paying about 11 to 13% more for pretty designs in your latte, and you’re probably OK with that, according to new research in The Journal of Sensory Studies. Subjects tasted and saw pictures of identical espresso drinks and rated the ones with art …