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These 18 Post-Apocalyptic Survival Life Hacks Will Keep You Alive At The End Of The World.

No matter what you see on the news, it’s unlikely our civilization is going to crash and burn within our lifetimes. But just because we don’t expect …

Lifehacks

A blagger’s guide to Arctic Monkeys’ favourite films

Their mini film festival begins on May 11 in support of new album 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'<p>Not content with releasing one of the most …

The 42 Biggest Questions About Life, the Universe, and Everything

In a homage to 'Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy,' two physicists explain the biggest unknowns in science. I’ve summed them up as a tweetstorm.<p>In Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams’ classic irreverent tour through the universe, a supercomputer named Deep Thought discovers the answer to …

Three Decades Later, Mystery Numbers Explained

Zeta values seem to connect distant geometric worlds. In a new proof, mathematicians finally explain why.<p>Almost thirty years ago, a group of …

Bosch Says It's Made a Breakthrough That Can Save Diesel Engines

Robert Bosch GmbH said its engineers have developed a new diesel-exhaust system that cuts emissions far below legal limits taking effect in 2020 and …

Engines

Did you solve it? The puzzle with a twist

On my puzzle blog earlier today, I set you the following puzzles:<p>1) <i>What is numerically interesting about April 25, 1849 - the date of birth of the German mathematician Felix Klein - and why is this year’s anniversary particularly noteworthy?</i><p><b>Solution</b> His birthday is 25/4/1849, which is 22/52/432, …

Bands

The Fate of the Furious helmer to direct M.A.S.K. movie

Back in January it was reported that Paramount Pictures and Hasbro were unlikely to be moving forward with their previously announced <b>ROM</b> and <b>M.A.S.K.</b> …

17 exhilarating road trips to restore your faith in adventure

When I first began writing about cars, going on a road trip meant high adventure off the beaten track, going it alone, triumph over adversity, unexpected new friendships – and a world of discovery. Today, with the rise of convenient self-drive packages that take care of car hire, route planning, …

Time Travel IS Possible, This Physicist Just Demonstrated It

For many the concept of time travel is nothing more than domain of science fiction writers and Hollywood movie magic, but what if you could …

For Sale on eBay: "Very Haunted" Laptop Computer

Because of the way many curses are coded, you can only get rid of one by selling the cursed item online. This is why you occasionally see people …

Watch Shia LaBeouf Read a Strange Poetic Tribute to Sia at the Grammys

Shia LaBeouf’s introduction of Sia at the Grammys was odd, to say the least. Before the mysterious singer performed “Chandelier” at the awards show, …

Here Are The 25 New Shows Coming To TV In 2015

Starting next year, we'll see the launch of a whole new crop of series, ranging from multiple crime shows to an experimental mini-series.<p>You'll see a bunch of familiar faces, including those of Felicity Huffman, Ryan Phillipe, Rainn Wilson, and Amanda Peet.<p>We'll even have the arrival of the heavily …

Listen to Madonna rap every illuminati buzzword in one of her six new songs

Did she just say "the Google of United States"?<p>Combating the full leak of her then-unannounced album <i>Rebel Heart</i>this past Wednesday, Madonna has decided to officially release the first six tracks, including the Nicki Minaj collaboration "Bitch I'm Madonna." But that is <i>not</i> the song I'm currently …

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Mind-altering plants and fungi from peyote to coffee at Kew Gardens – in pictures

From the ancient Aztecs to Woodstock hippies, mind-altering plants have been used by different cultures for thousands of years, for everything from shamanic rituals to staying awake. A new exhibition at London’s Kew Gardens looks at some of the most popular. It runs until 12 October 2014

Singularity, transhumanism, humanity+: What word should we use to discuss the future?

Singularity. Posthuman. Techno-Optimism, Cyborgism. Humanity+. Immortalist. Machine intelligence. Biohacker. Robotopia. Life extension. Transhumanism.<p>…

Tales of the Dead Come Back: How Modern Medicine Is Reinventing Death

"Death travelers" are bringing back stories of life beyond death.<p>They can fly through walls or circle the planets, turn into pure light or meet long-dead relatives. Many have blissful experiences of universal love. Most do not want to return to the living. When they do, they're often endowed with …

The Book of Trees: 800 Years of Visualizing Science, Religion, and Knowledge in Symbolic Diagrams

How the humble tree became our most powerful visual metaphor for organizing information and distilling our understanding of the world.<p>Why is it that when we behold the oldest living trees in the world, primeval awe runs down our spine? We are entwined with trees in an elemental embrace, both …