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How scientists solved the strange case of the missing asteroids

A couple years ago, astronomers made a surprising discovery: A significant number of asteroids were missing from the central region of the solar system.<p>The space rocks were plentiful in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, and they appeared in their expected numbers around the neighborhood …

Asteroids

The sensual beauty of Zion's dangerous canyons

Terry Tempest Williams is a conservationist, author and Utah native who spent her childhood summers in Zion National Park. She has written extensively about the Southwest and has served on the governing council of the Wilderness Society. After a flash flood Sept. 14 killed seven canyoneers in …

Hiking

The 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Must Read Before You Die, According to Amazon

Assembling the list of the most essential science fiction and fantasy books is a huge undertaking, but Amazon has tackled it. And their list is not …

10 Ways Climbing Mountains Will Enrich Your Lives

Here at The Adventure Blog we don't need to be told just how climbing a mountain can have a positive impact on your life, but it is nice to have it …

Mountaineering

The Suit You Will Need to Avoid Surveillance in the Future

It may be fictional, but the idea isn’t far off from existing technologies.<p>There are many ways to be invisible, and many kinds of eyes that can see you. Facial-recognition technology, for example, has some artists and designers devising ways to hide from face-detection systems. (Robinson Meyer wore …

Smart Cities

How to Hack Your Job

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Articles about 7 modern grid homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Volcano could 'collapse anytime' sending 220m mega tsunami over Atlantic, scientists warn

GETTYLava spews from Fogo's volcano in this satellite image<p>A team of geologists concluded there is a risk of a sudden collapse of the volcanic peak …

7 Powerful Tools for Reinventing You and Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re in a rut or things aren’t progressing as quickly as you would like, it is time to make changes. Change means reinvention. We all have the opportunity in life at any moment to reinvent ourselves. Each time a major shift in life …

Motivation

Are Those Really Alien Megastructures? How Astronomers Plan To Investigate

There's something weird happening around a faraway star.<p>Skywatchers have noticed something "bizarre" in the data from the planet-hunting Kepler telescope. Located 1,480 light-years away, a star named KIC 8462852 has something big circling around it, and it's not a planet.<p>Usually when a planet …

Universe