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Physicists Demonstrate How to Reverse of the Arrow of Time - MIT Technology Review

One of the more curious challenges in physics is to understand the nature of time. At the microscopic level, the laws of physics are symmetric with …

Quantum Physics

Penfield House

Built in 1955, the Penfield House is a prime example of Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian Home. The structure has been completely restored and features a …

Why Herzog & de Meuron's Hamburg Elbphilharmonie Is Worth Its $900 Million Price Tag

<i>This article was originally published by Metropolis Magazine as "Will Elbphilharmonie Be Hamburg’s Guggenheim?"</i><p>So much has already been written about …

Today's Workout 13: The 4-move circuit for massive shoulders

<b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 4<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>When the weather (finally) warms up and tank-top season arrives, you don't want to be the only guy at the beach …

Can high-intensity interval training delay the ageing process?

Researchers have found that short-burst exercise might have rejuvenating effects – but there can be such a thing as too much intensity<p><b>What’s the story?</b><br>A team of scientists in the US say they have found that high-intensity interval training, also known as HIIT, can slow down ageing.<p><b>What is HIIT?</b><br>It …

Exercise

The Marketing Technique That Made This Entrepreneur Over $1 Million In Six Months

These strategies and techniques helped Brian Clark build a massive following and monetize at exactly the right moment.<p>It's no secret that we live in a world of ubiquitous content. It's everywhere.<p>We read, stream and binge-watch content at all times of the day: on the train before work, during our …

Sculpt Your Abs Into a Six-Pack in Six Weeks

<b>Duration</b> 6 weeks<p><b>Exercises</b> 4<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>We’re as into working the core as anyone, but save the planks and transverse abdominus training for another …

Prefab homes for sophisticated tastes

Prefab housing might call to mind mega-builders who crank out staid, cookie-cutter design lines: the Mayberry I-III or the Homestead I-IV.<p>When they were first introduced, prefabricated homes were known mainly for being manufactured off-site, typically in easy-to-ship-and-assemble sections.<p>That’s …

How to Get Ripped abs in 4 weeks (complete ab program).

Six pack abs are the symbol of fitness for many people, and just like all fitness indicators, they are obtainable for anyone who is willing to put in …

Etsy entrepreneurs share 7 secrets to their success

It started as a mix of desperation and creativity. Claudia Lucero was up to her ears in student loans, and she needed some extra cash to make her payments. So in 2009 she took her hobby — making homemade cheese — and launched an Etsy business selling cheese-making kits.<p>Her goal was humble: Earn …

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

Adventure<p>This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the …

National Parks

Designing the Perfect Table of Contents: 50 Examples to Show You How

<i>Anyone who’s ever read a book is familiar with the infamous Table of Contents.</i> Rumored to be one of the most boring design elements of all time, it’s …

Graphic Design

Scientists say this surprising trait could make men more attractive to women

One of the most intriguing pieces of research we came across was a recent small study that found women tend to be more attracted to men who are high in mindfulness, which is the ability to be fully present without judging the difficult thoughts and emotions that arise.<p>For the study, a team of …

Speed-Dating

The Disturbing Truth About How Airplanes Are Maintained Today

In the last decade, most of the big U.S. airlines have shifted major maintenance work to places like El Salvador, Mexico, and China, where few mechanics are F.A.A. certified and inspections have no teeth.<p>Not long ago I was waiting for a domestic flight in a departure lounge at one of the crumbling …

This Man Took A Bunch Of Trash From His Work And Made Something Beautiful

If you've ever made anything out of wood, you know how much excess there is once you're finished. Uneven bits and bobs cut at strange angles get …

Woodworking

For Designers: 10 Eye-Catching Fonts That Make Your Creative Project Stand Out

Proudly<p><b>Looking for</b> great new fonts that will make your creative project stand out from the crowd? We guarantee that you will find something in our …

Germany is about to start up a monster machine that could revolutionize the way we use energy

And they're still dreaming.<p>But thanks to the efforts of the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, experts hope that might soon change.<p>Last year, after 1.1 million construction hours, the institute completed the world's largest nuclear-fusion machine of its kind, called a stellarator.<p>The machine, …

Physics

DNA detectives win Nobel Prize for cancer cure breakthrough

British based Tomas Lindahl was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry for discovering that DNA must be able to repair itself when damaged<p>Scientists who discovered how cells repair damaged DNA, a breakthrough which could lead to a cure for cancer, have won the Nobel Prize for chemistry.<p>Sweden’s …

This 1939 Chart Explains How Color Affects Legibility

<i>Graphic Presentation</i> by Willard Cope Brinton is an early visual bible that explains everything from graphs and charts to choosing paper and proofreaders’ marks. One of the best infographics in the 526-page tome succinctly explains color visibility and, in effect, why some signs and logos work …