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Sacred Geometry: Mathematical Patterns Behind Nature, Body, Mind, and Spirit

What patterns do you see in your own life, or in the world that have symmetry and balance? Which ones are asymmetrical and out of balance? Noticing …

Kinky sex lifts our consciousness into a heightened state of “flow,” according to a new study

American health and sex journalist Michael Castleman has compared BDSM to the child’s game of “trust,” when one child stands in front of another and falls backward, waiting to be caught. It’s a bonding experience, Castleman says, “When the falling player trusts the catcher enough to let go …

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Everything Microsoft announced at its Windows 10 event in one handy list

Let’s recap: Windows 10 Creators Update is focused on 3D content creation for the masses. High-end gaming, custom tournaments, and Dolby Atmos are coming to Xbox. The Surface Book is getting an update that’s gonna cost you. Oh, and there’s the new Surface Studio with a fun knob.<p>Did we miss anything?<p>…

The world's scariest bridges

Sure, the Brooklyn and Golden Gate bridges are impressive, but we're equally smitten by these fear-inducing wood, steel, glass, and cable structures.<p>From Vietnam to Colorado, here are five bridges that will do anything but calm your fear of heights.<p>1. Aiguille du Midi Bridge, French Alps<p>Acrophobics … is coming soon

Artificial intelligence: computer says YES (but is it right?)

Computers that learn for themselves are with us now. As they become more common in ‘high-stakes’ applications like robotic surgery, terrorism … is coming soon

The 23 cities people think are best in the world for happiness, health, culture, food, affordability and influence

The best cities in the world should have a good mix of economic strength, solid infrastructure, innovation, influence, great entertainment, culture … is coming soon

This Telescoping Macro Lens Looks Completely Insane

A good photographer will do anything for a photo—and now that can even mean wielding a super long lens that looks like a teeny telescope. As …

Neuroscience: Your Brain Can Literally Be on the Same Wavelength as Someone Else's

Did you 'click' with someone? A brain scan could tell you.<p>The Beach Boys wrote a whole song about the experience, and we have plenty of informal phrases that try to capture the feeling. "We just clicked," you might tell your friend of a great date. Or, "It felt like we were totally on the same …

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A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived review – popular science at its best

Adam Rutherford’s elegant account of the Human Genome Project brings a note of realism to our dreams of a medical revolution<p>Sixteen years ago, British researcher Ewan Birney launched an unusual sweepstake. At the time, scientists were completing the Human Genome Project, the international effort to …

Top 5 Projects of the Week: Modern Wall Ideas to Space-Saving Secrets

Before we raise the curtain on this week's highlights, please make sure you've got a notepad and pen handy because have we got some great ideas for … is coming soon

DNA Surprise! Giraffes Are Four Species, Not One

Jeremy Woodhouse/Getty Images<p>The Giraffe Conservation Foundation asked scientists to carry out a genetic analysis of giraffes in Namibia, southwest … is coming soon

Northern Lights: The traditional explanation for the aurora borealis is wrong, physicist says

The Northern Lights are one of the most spectacular natural events on the planet.<p>The usual explanation given by tour guides and in books is that …

More Innovative Creations Come Are Way With These Wall Climbing Robots

Prepare to be amazed at these innovative, little wall climbing robot devices that are able to build items right in front of your very eyes. It takes …

Scientists Have Finally Shown That These Ancient Stones Align With The Sun And Moon

500 years before Stonehenge.<p>For the first time, Australian researchers have found statistical proof that the earliest standing stone monuments in …

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3 Human Chimeras That Already Exist

The news that researchers want to create human-animal chimeras has generated controversy recently, and may conjure up ideas about Frankenstein-ish …


Scientists Discovered a New Type of Fire

When they appear in the wild they can be devastating, but in a controlled environment fire tornadoes are not only mesmerizing to watch, it turns out …