Mark Kumar

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The psychology behind color

If you squash every scene from the <i>The Matrix</i> into one image you’ll get something that looks like an old fuzzy TV screen. Look a little closer though and you’ll see the entire movie unfold, all without watching a single scene.<p>As you scan from left to right and top to bottom the colors flip flop …

UI Design

Meet the King of the Cult of Dunkin’ Donuts

Here’s the thing. I’m from Massachusetts. I know that Dunkin’ Donuts is bad for you.<p>I get that throwing back a saturated fat soaked heart punch of …

Coffee

Architecture Students Build A Suit That Simulates Sleeping In Zero Gravity

Sleeping in space seems great–you have an incredible view of the stars, for one thing, plus without gravity pulling you down, you probably won’t wake up up with a sore back. Architecture students at AA Visiting School Slovenia figured out a way to simulate the feeling of sleeping in space: by …

Apple's $930 million legal win over Samsung gets partially reversed

The Great Apple/Samsung Legal Throwdown of 2012 ultimately resulted in the Korean company having to pay a whopping $930 million in damages for violating Apple intellectual property... or it did, until this morning. A Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruled earlier today that while Samsung did indeed …

Apple

Teenage Binge Drinking May Alter Brain Development

When teenagers drink large amounts of alcohol, they may permanently affect the way their brains develop, according to new research published in the American Journal of Psychiatry and presented here in Toronto at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association.<p>“They weren’t drinking …

3-D Images Reveal What Happens as Brain Loses Consciousness

New 3-D images reveal for the first time what happens inside the brain when a person loses consciousness, suggesting the mysterious sleeplike state …