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21 Reasons To Embrace Your Inner Weirdo

It's okay to let your freak flag fly!

Fashion Trends

9 Infographics To Help You Understand The Woolly World Of Science

Even before the invention of the periodic table, which might be the world’s best-known infographic, scientists have known that their complex findings are often best conveyed visually. In contemporary media outlets, data designers use pretty pictures and diagrams to help the non-Einsteins among us …

Code Schools: Right Path For Professional Programmers?

For students and CIOs alike, the question is whether code schools offer a ticket into the high-tech world.<p>Looks like you've hit your article limit. …

Bandidos Motorcycle Club Members' Alleged Meth Ring: Inside Operation Tick & Flea Collar

The Bandidos Motorcycle Club isn't exactly an underground operation. The MC has a website that promotes events across the globe, with the home page …

iPhone tracks fitness levels better than wearables

One of the big selling points of wearable devices is that they will be able to help us keep track of various fitness metrics.<p>However, a new report claims smartphones are just as good (if not slightly better) at tracking physical activity as the most popular wearables on the market.<p>“Our findings …

Mid Staffs campaigners: Don't trust Labour on the NHS

As Sir Robert Francis QC prepares to publish the findings of a damning inquiry about the treatment of NHS whistleblowers, the campaigner who exposed Mid-Staffs says a Labour government would mean a return to 'the bad old days of cover-up'<p>Labour cannot be trusted to run the health service again, the …

200-Year-Old Mummified Monk Not Dead, Just Meditating, Buddhism Expert Claims

A mysterious mummified monk found almost perfectly preserved in a lotus position last month is causing controversy after a well-known Buddhism expert …

A Brief History Of The Ascent Of Co-Op Gaming

Video games, from the start, have been meant to be play with friends. But, until relatively recently, it was more common to go against your friends, not team up with them. So why are gamers more likely to work together now instead of going after everybody else?<p><b>Technology vs. Friendship</b><p>There was a …

Retrogaming

Tabletop Tablet Service -- Coming To A Restaurant Near You

If you’ve eaten at a casual dining restaurant lately, you’ve likely already seen them—tablet computers that allow diners to order their own food and drinks, play games or jukebox music, and pay their bills, all from the comfort of their own table.<p>Over the past year, a number of prominent national …

Customer Experience

The 10 Best Science Images, Videos, And Visualizations From The 2015 Vizzies

Information has never looked so beautiful<p>The best visualizations communicate complex subjects with evocative images, enlightening illustrations, and engrossing interactive media--all things we value tremendously at <i>Popular Science</i>. So we’re especially pleased to partner with the National Science …

Space Travel

4K Stream Transmission requirements might get much lighter thanks to Beamr

<b>Stephan Jukic – February 10, 2015</b><p>At the current standards of technological development for streaming 4K ultra HD signals via internet connections, …

Cinematography

The Coming Boom In Brain Medicines

TONY COLES COULD have had any job he wanted in the drug industry. In five years at the helm of cancer drug developer Onyx Pharmaceuticals he increased its market cap eightfold by purchasing an experimental blood cancer drug for $800 million, developing it into a big seller and flipping the whole …

Neuroscience

Financial Smarts Declines With Age, Confidence Doesn't

Death and taxes may be two certainties in life, but there is another. You are highly likely to become less capable of managing your money as you age.<p>Read more here.

Powerpop: 10 of the best

1 Todd Rundgren - Couldn’t I Just Tell You<p>Powerpop, some say, began with Emitt Rhodes’s 1970 debut album or Badfinger’s Magic Christian Music (also 1970), but really those were more like late Beatles works. Powerpop may have drawn on the 60s – in fact, there is a school of thought that has the …

Living Rooms

10 Badass Rock And Rollers That Should Be On Your Radar Forever

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10 DIY Projects That Are Past Their Prime (And How To Update Them)

DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcomebut they're ready for an update.<p>DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcome—but they're ready for an update.

Laundry Rooms

19 DIY Hacks To Organize Your Whole House

5. Save space by hanging snacks in the pantry.<p>Rubbermaid<p>Advertisement<p>6. Create a slide-out belt, earring or necklace organizer.<p>VIEW ALONG THE WAY<p>7. …

Film Exploring Militarization Of Police Premiers At SXSW

Documentary filmmaker Scott Christopherson and his directorial partner Brad Barber have been invited to premier their film at the SXSW Film Festival. The riveting film, <i>Peace Officer</i>, was inspired by the case of a former County Sheriff whose son-in-law was killed by the SWAT team he formed decades …

Will the internet of things finally kill privacy?

Why the FTC's new report doesn't go far enough<p>In the internet of things, the Federal Trade Commission sees the possibility of flourishing new markets. But it also sees a prologue to <i>Black Mirror</i>: in a new report that probes the privacy implications of connected devices, the commission surveys a …

RoboCore Is A Core For Your Robo

Krakow-based RoboCore has just launched on Kickstarter and is looking for a mere $50,000 to help you build better robots.<p>The device is essentially a brain for your robotic projects. It is compatible with LEGO MindStorms and allows you to control multiple servos and sensors. You can also stream …

Cardboard Heart Garland

Shares 0<p>Make this simple heart garland using cardboard and string. Leave it plain, or use paint, markers, crayons or other materials to color the …

Raised Garden Beds On Legs

<b>Download Wallpaper Raised Garden Beds 1024x768 Raised Garden Bed ...</b><b><br>Raised Garden Beds</b> 1024x768<p><b>Raised Bed Gardening - How to Buy and Make Raised</b> …

Wellness | HuffPost

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley12 hours …

iPhone & iPad Apps Gone Free – February 11, 2015

Great app deals are constantly popping up on the App Store, and here are 49 iPhone and iPad apps that are now free.<p>This apps gone free alert includes</i> …

The universe is smiling at us

Far away in a distant galaxy, there is a beaming face smiling back at us.<p>Hubble scientists recently discovered this galaxy cluster — massive …