Nicolien Schutte

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How your eyes betray your thoughts

A series of recent studies suggest that eye movements may both reflect and influence the workings of the brain<p>According to the old saying, the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, …

The Brain

Solar plane begins longest leg of record trip around world without fuel

A Swiss pilot of a solar plane on Sunday embarked on the longest leg of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel.<p>André Borschberg took off from Nanjing, China, at 2:39 a.m. Sunday in the Solar Impulse 2 for a flight across the Pacific Ocean expected to last six days and five …

Sunday #FoodPorn: Rad Rhubarb

Rhubarb, with its magenta stalks (petioles) and broad, deep-green leaves, is one of the most beautiful vegetables around, and it adds color and a flavor (sour or tart, depending on your taste buds) to spring cooking. Cultivated in China, and used medicinally, it traveled the Silk Road to the West. …

Baking

ListenUp

NAKED: Bubble<p>Experimental trio NAKED are based in Edinburgh but prefer to be free of any geographical labels—and the hypnotic, escapist tracks off their debut EP <i>Youth Mode</i> speak to a generation defined more by their time on the internet than the city they inhabit. The part-epileptic, part-dazed …

Paulo Coelho

Google's Project Vault is a secure computer stuffed into a microSD card

Several years ago, Intel showed off Edison, a prototype of an entire low-powered computer contained inside of a postage stamp-sized SD card.<p>Google …

Transform Your Walls With 22 BIG Wall Art DIYs

Gallery walls are amazing but *kinda* time consuming. If you want to make some serious impact with color and design, then maybe it’s time to steer away from that gallery wall template and opt for one giant piece of art. Big wall art can make a small space seem grander and help your large space feel …

Modern Art

Apple Watch OS 1.0.1 Records Heart Rate Irregularly on Purpose

In the latest update of Apple Watch OS 1.0.1, users are reporting that their heart rates are being recorded more sporadically instead of every 10 minutes. Previously thought to be a bug, Apple has now confirmed that this behavior is actually intentional. Huh?<p>In Watch OS 1.0, the user’s heart rate …

Smartwatches

The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

BBQ

DIY: Making a Simple but Elegant Leather Hand Strap for a DSLR

I recently went to great lengths to solve a simple problem. I have a Manfrotto monopod that requires a little screw to attach my camera to the …

Sewing

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Modern Architecture

6 great smartphone camera apps

If you own a smartphone, chances are you use the built-in camera to shoot many, if not all, of your photos. But you can expand your camera’s capabilities and improve your photography by downloading third-party apps. Here are six impressive photo apps that let you get more creative with the photos …

Mobile Photography

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

Reddit

Runway Report: Delving Deep Into the '90s and '70s

Finally, designers have moved from chasing trends into a realm of ideas.<p>The fashion industry has been in a state of flux for some time, searching for inspiration in places obvious ('80s rocker chicks) and less so (normcore anonymity). But few of these attempts at doing something new—many of which …

Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

Ross Ulbricht jailed for life despite pleading for leniency after being found guilty in landmark case over the “Amazon of drug dealing”<p>The mastermind behind Silk Road, the online black market drug bazaar, has been jailed for life without the possibility of parole in a landmark case in New York.<p>Ross …

War of words heats up over South China Sea conflict | South China Sea

<b>Singapore</b> - While rival claims over the South China Sea fishing grounds and shipping lanes go back centuries, China's intensifying land reclamation and island-building in the Spratly archipelago and other contested waters is an escalating global dispute.<p>China laid out its ambitions for a bigger …

China

FBI will force Sepp Blatter out of Fifa, says Greg Dyke

Fifa president will not survive corruption investigation according to FA chief<p>Greg Dyke, the Football Association chairman, on Saturday night warned Sepp Blatter that he would be brought down as Fifa president by the FBI and Swiss corruption inquiries that have left world football’s governing body …

FIFA

Getting started with Google Photos

Finally, the photos app you've been waiting for.<p>You can have your Android M, your Brillo, your Cardboard and any of the other products announced at Google's I/O developer conference yesterday.<p>I just need Google Photos , a product I've been waiting for to create order out of my sprawling photo …

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak explains the biggest difference between Steve Jobs and Bill Gates

Wozniak was the cofounder and technical genius behind Apple. In that role, he was the man who brought Jobs' visions to life. Over the years, he would get to know both Jobs and Gates very well as Apple and Microsoft weaved in and out of being competitors and partners.<p>During a press call on Wednesday …

Silicon Valley