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One Impossible Michael Jackson Dance Move Is Still Mystifying Surgeons

As the King of Pop, Michael Jackson didn’t limit his showmanship to his incredible vocal range or bedazzled costumes. The man had an arsenal of …

Michael Jackson

How to Create an Amazing Landscape Photo

I don't know about you, but sometimes when I'm out with my camera and I'm presented with a gorgeous landscape, I get a little stuck.<p>It's almost like …

Landscape Photography

De cuando una monstruosa torre de telecomunicaciones y sus más de 4.000 cables tapaban el sol a los habitantes de Estocolmo

¿Os imagináis que todas las telecomunicaciones de hoy en día tuviesen que ir por cable? Obviamente no sería posible, pero de serlo probablemente no …

STEM may be the future—but liberal arts are timeless

Recently I was part of a dinner conversation attended by a range of leaders in the tech world, from people running incubators and accelerators to ad agencies and design studios. The guest list included representatives from Facebook, Grand Central Tech, BetaWorks, IDEO, and Ipsos.<p>But despite their …

20 Healthiest Foods on Earth

Some foods pack more nutritional punch than others, and these 20 offer the most health benefits pound for pound of all food on the planet. They not …

Yale’s Most Popular Class Ever: Happiness

NEW HAVEN — On Jan. 12, a few days after registration opened at Yale for Psyc 157, “Psychology and the Good Life,” roughly 300 people had signed up. Within three days, the figure had more than doubled. After three more days, about 1,200 students, or nearly one-fourth of Yale undergraduates, were …

Higher Education

Scientists Observe Bizarre 'Double Whirlpools' in The Ocean For The First Time

Nobody has ever seen this before.<p>For the first time, scientists have recorded a bizarre phenomenon in fluid dynamics, which up until now had only …

Sketchnote Mini Workshop - Interaction South America 2017

Study reveals what depression, anxiety look like in the brain

People with depression and social anxiety have some common and specific structural abnormalities in their brains that can be spotted in imaging scans.<p>…

How To Digitize Your Sketchnotes

Sketcho Frenzy: The Basics of Visual Note-taking

12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future

The rate of change in the business world today is greater than our ability to respond. In a world that is often described as VUCA (Volatile, …

How To Draw Stick Figures That Express Verbs

Inside the ruins of one of Africa’s first 5-star hotels

The Ducor hotel in Monrovia, Liberia, used to attract the world's rich and famous. Could it still play a part in Liberia's future?<p><i>Video produced by Trystan Young and Daniel South.</i><p><i>Listen to World Service's Newsday programme</i> on the BBC iPlayer

Which Version of 'Blade Runner' Should You see Before Watching the Sequel?

“Blade Runner 2049” director Denis Villeneuve tells TheWrap which of the eight different versions of Ridley Scott’s 1982 masterpiece he prefers<p>“Blade …

Science Fiction

Hurricane Irma: A Practically Impossible Storm

Hurricane Harvey, which killed 60 people and may end up costing $150 billion, parked over Houston and dumped four feet of rain. The water overwhelmed …

The world’s largest floating solar farm is producing energy atop a former coal mine

The Chinese city of Huainan is rich in coal—very rich. By one 2008 estimate, it has nearly a fifth of all of China’s coal reserves.<p>Now the city has become home to the world’s largest floating solar farm. Appropriately, it has been built atop a former coal mine, which had become a lake after being …

Renewable Energy

Henry Cavill addresses Justice League mustache controversy

The Justache League is no more<p>Henry Cavill has some words about the ongoing mustache controversy surrounding the <i>Justice League</i> reshoots.<p>Cavill posted a pointed and rather funny photo on Instagram responding to a recent Variety report that suggested the post-production team on <i>Justice League</i> would …

Fundación, la obra maestra de Isaac Asimov, será adaptada como una serie de televisión

La saga de novelas Fundación, del genio de la ciencia-ficción y visionario Isaac Asimov, será adaptada como una serie de televisión. Se trata de una …

Watch All 150,966 'Game of Thrones' Deaths in This (Very Comprehensive) Supercut

Some light Thursday viewing.<p>Even if you haven't seen a single episode of <i>Game Of Thrones,</i> you're probably at least aware that the show doesn't shy away from killing off characters big or small.<p>It's easy to lose count of just how many people have been slain on the George R.R. Martin TV adaptation so …

TV Series

China and California sign deal to work on climate change without Trump

Governor Jerry Brown says president’s decision to pull the US out of the Paris agreement will be only a temporary setback<p>China and California have signed an agreement to work together on reducing emissions, as the state’s governor warned that “disaster still looms” without urgent action on climate …

Climate

Nadie sabe por qué estos árboles nativos del trópico se inclinan hacia su hogar cuando crecen en otras latitudes

Los Pinos de Cook (<i>Araucaria columnaris</i><i>)</i> son una especie de árboles con una marcada tendencia a crecer inclinados. En sí, eso no tiene nada de raro. …

These prefab dome homes can be installed just about anywhere

Modern and airy!<p>Modular, prefab, and futuristic-looking, these cute tiny homes could entice just about anyone to say “Dome, sweet dome.” The Slovenian-designed abodes from Smartdome can be plopped on just about any plot of land. The base features adjustable steel legs, which can accommodate uneven …

17 Netflix Hidden Gems That'll Stretch Your Imagination

Because good shows make you think.

Entertainment

Why humans are so bad at thinking about climate change

How psychology can trick us into keeping Earth habitable.<p>When Per Espen Stoknes looked at polls going back to 1989 assessing the level of public concern about climate change in 39 different countries, he found a surprising pattern in the data.<p>“Incredibly enough, it shows that the more certain the …

The secretary of state used an alias email to talk climate change

On a scale of one-to-please-don't-do-this-to-me, how absolutely pumped are you to read about yet another sketchy government email scandal? And yet, …

Best Comedies on Netflix

10 Best Comedies on Netflix<p>It’s something everyone who has Netflix does: You have a whole list of great acclaimed dramas and enlightening …

Paul Rudd

Conoce el truco de Netflix para desbloquear las categorías ocultas sin necesidad de plugins

Seguro que ya muchos saben que Netflix dispone de cientos de categorías ocultas. Desde películas y series coreanas hasta los thrillers del cine …

Why universities can't see women as leaders

On International Women’s Day 2017, it is sobering to acknowledge that still, just a fifth of UK higher education institutions are headed by a female vice-chancellor. And nothing’s changing very fast.<p>Though the percentage of women appointed to lead universities is creeping up - between 2013 and …

College & University