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Russian ambassador told Moscow that Kushner wanted secret communications channel with Kremlin

Jared Kushner and Russia’s ambassador to Washington discussed the possibility of setting up a secret and secure communications channel between Trump’s transition team and the Kremlin, using Russian diplomatic facilities in an apparent move to shield their pre-inauguration discussions from …

Russia

Watch a Mesmerizing Hourglass Filled with 1,250,000 “Nanoballs” (Created by the Designer of the Apple Watch)

Apple Watch designer Marc Newson has created an hourglass that stands about 6 inches tall, measures 5 inches wide, and features 1,249,996 tiny …

Apple Watch

Timelapse Animation Lets You See the Rise of Cities Across the Globe, from 3700 BC to 2000 AD

Last year, a Yale-led research project produced an innovative dataset that mapped the history of urban settlements. Covering a 6,000 year period, the …

Culture

NASA Finds New, Frightening Way Glaciers Are Melting in Greenland

Scientists have had their eyes on Greenland as its iconic glaciers have begun disappearing due to a warming climate. But, what they didn't expect to …

Climate Change

The World Is Wasting Our Irreplaceable Helium, And Nobody Cares

When Helium was discovered on Earth, its unique properties immediately lent itself to scientific uses. As a lighter-than-air gas, it could be used for buoyancy or even levitation. Since it’s both non-reactive and inert, it can be used at high temperatures and in oxygen-rich environments without a …

Chemistry

How We Ruined Mindfulness

<i>Breathe. Be in the moment. Live in the here and now.</i><p>Those are familiar words, I’m sure, because we are living through a mindfulness revolution. …

Mindfulness

Boehner chides Trump administration 'disaster'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former House Speaker John Boehner gave President Donald Trump's young presidency low marks at an event Wednesday, saying that other than getting the House to pass a health care bill, "everything else he's done has been a complete disaster."<p>"He's still learning how to be president," Boehner …

Donald Trump

NASA Will Reach Unique Metal Asteroid Worth $10,000 Quadrillion Four Years Early

NASA has fast-tracked the Psyche mission to visit a one-of-a-kind asteroid worth $10,000 quadrillion.<p>Unlike most asteroids that are either icy or rocky, 16 Psyche is composed almost entirely of metallic iron and nickel, similar to the core of the Earth. If anyone could mine that asteroid, the …

Space Exploration

How a 3.3 million-year-old toddler offers researchers a window into human evolution

The fossilized piece of a cheek bone was spotted in a chunk of sandstone sticking out of the dirt in the scorching badlands of northeastern Ethiopia.<p>Zeresenay Alemseged knew almost immediately that he had stumbled upon something momentous.<p>The cheekbone led to a jaw, portions of a skull and …

University of Chicago

Juno mission first results: Jupiter isn't like what researchers expected

<b>(CNN) —</b> Beneath its heavy cloud cover, Jupiter has been able to keep its secrets from astronomers. Now, first results from NASA's Juno mission are challenging researchers' beliefs about the gas giant.<p>The results were revealed during a media teleconference Thursday with NASA researchers and …

Space Exploration

Pictures of the Week 5.25.17

2016 U.S. Elections

Nude Self-Portraits Trace A Journey To Reclaim Pleasure After Sexual Assault

Rowan Renee reclaims their body in a gorgeous series of photos.<p><i>Warning: This article contains nudity and may not be appropriate for work.</i><p>”What I remember is laying on the bathroom floor,” Brooklyn-based artist Rowan Renee wrote in 2015. “I might be four, or five, or six years old. It was always in …

Feminism

'Coalition strikes kill 106 civilians' in Al Mayadeen

Monitor says most of those killed were Moroccan and Syrian nationals who had fled from ISIL-controlled Raqqa.<p>At least 106 civilians, including 42 children, have been killed in a series of air strikes by the US-led coalition on an ISIL-held town in eastern Syria, according to a monitoring group.<p>The …

Syria

Luca D'Alberto reveals video for 'Yellow Moon' - premiere

On this beautiful, sun-soaked day it's only fitting that we give you something equally beautiful to soundtrack it.<p>Italian composer Luca D'Alberto has …

Music

Krauthammer slams Trump for ommitting one simple phrase in NATO speech

Conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer was not fond of President Donald Trump’s speech before NATO on Thursday, and he set forth many criticisms including the important omission of a very simple phrase.“Well, I think we’re looking at the wrong thing,” Krauthammer said to Martha MacCallum …

Conservative POV

Morning ritual: The 7 steps that will make you happy all day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?<p>Research shows that being …

Self-help

Sensory Experiences Vs. Spirituality

<i>Q. I have become curious about desire and eros in my life. I am a person who feels strong energies in my body such as heat, pleasure and a kind of</i> …

Spirituality

Meet the Woman Turning ‘Overwatch’ Into VR Porn

Dinorah Hernandez says the magic is in the details.<p>A sweaty Hermione teases herself with her wand, looking saucily at Harry. Then she removes her robe and they start getting down to it. But wait—what's that ghostly presence in the corner of the screen?<p>"Here, Hermione is cheating on Ron, and Moaning …

Virtual Reality

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Ernest Volynec<i><br>Patience And Hope</i><br>16″ x 12″ / 40 x 30 cm, oil on canvas

English painter Mary Jane Ansell creates work that both subverts gender roles and pays homage to the history of portraiture. In a new show she offers a series of paintings that evolves these ideas: http://hifructose.com/2017/05/25/mary-jane-ansell-assembles-new-portraits-in-show/

Dozens dead as gunmen attack bus of Coptic Christians in Egypt

At least 28 people, including many children, were massacred in Egypt on Friday when gunmen ambushed groups of Egyptian Christians traveling along a desert road towards a remote monastery.<p>The killers lay in wait in the desert outside the city of Minya and slaughtered the occupants of at three …

Egypt

The Largest Primate To Walk The Earth Lived Alongside Humans

<b>A gigantic ape, measuring about 10 feet tall and weighing up to 1,200 pounds, co-existed alongside humans, a geochronologist at McMaster University</b> …

Evolution

Can We Quantify Machine Consciousness?

<b>Imagine that at some</b> time in the not-too-distant future, you’ve bought a smartphone that comes bundled with a personal digital assistant (PDA) living …

Consciousness

Obama’s NSA rebuked for snooping on Americans; journo says it proves wide pattern

The secret court that oversees government snooping took the Obama administration to task late last year, suggesting it created "a very serious Fourth Amendment issue" by violating rules the government itself had implemented regarding the surveillance of Americans.<p>According to top-secret documents …

National Security Agency (NSA)

The Single-Payer Mirage

It provides no escape from the painful tradeoffs involved in purchasing health care.<p>On May 16, New York’s state assembly passed legislation that …

Health Care

11 Things Sex Therapists Say Couples Struggle With The Most In Bed

There are weeks like you feel like you’re meeting every deadline with ease and impressing your boss with your stellar work ethic and brilliance and …

Marriage

Being submissive in the bedroom doesn’t mean being a doormat in life – these women explain why they love sub sex

We all recognise the popular image of submissive men who worship women and get off on being dominated.<p>I wrote about it recently and had many positive …

How Cannabis Is Fueling a New Fitness Movement

medical-marijuana-cannabis-fitness-yoga-california-legalization<p>Recreational marijuana use has now been legal in California for six months and counting. On the surface, you’d never know that anything has changed. Since the passing of Prop. 64 in November, there have not been red-eyed, burnout …

Cannabis

Neuroscientist Christof Koch How the “Qualia” of Our Experience Illuminate the Central Mystery of Consciousness

“Without consciousness there is nothing… Consciousness is the central fact of your life.”<i>“I wish you could know what it means to be me,”</i> Nina Simone sang in her 1967 civil rights anthem “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free” — an invitation to empathy at the heart of which is the animating …

Consciousness