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This Russian Soundsystem Turns Radiation Into Ambient Music

Dmitry Morozov has already shown us tattoos that make music. Here's his latest invention.<p>Unfortunately, radiation is a byproduct of pretty much all the things we love, from texting on your iPhone to watching Seinfeld re-runs or even buying X-ray records, it is truly a glowing green friend that we …

Quantum Mechanics

5 Bright New Main Courses to Get You Out of Your Winter Cooking Rut

In our new entrees, veggies and grains co-star, meat makes a cameo, and the bright flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean take the lead. Chef Sara Kramer of L.A.'s Madcapra shows us how it's done.<p><b>It's time to rethink your entree.</b> We're talking meat in a cameo, veggies and grains as co-stars, and the …

Cooking

21 Earbuds That Can Handle the Bass

When your earbuds aren’t busy getting tangled in your pockets and purse, they’re probably helping you drown out the noise on your commute to work or they’re letting you quietly watch your Netflix shows during your lunch break. Despite our frustrations with untangling the darn things, we feel like …

Consumer Tech

Kendall: changing the face of fashion

<i>Taken from the winter 2014 Issue of Dazed:</i><p>It’s one o’clock on a Saturday afternoon, but by the time Kendall Jenner breezes into New York’s Mercer Hotel, the 5ft ten-and-a-half-inch, doe-eyed brunette is already on her third breakfast. As she prepares to tuck into crispy sushi rice and chamomile tea …

Naia Reborn: See the Surprising Face of a First American

Researchers and artists have reconstructed the face of a teenage girl who lived 12,000 years ago in Mexico, and it's not the kind of face a person might typically associate with Native Americans.<p>The remains of the girl, nicknamed Naia (after the Greek term for a water nymph), were recovered from an …

Anthropology

This black box promises to wirelessly charge a dozen gadgets at once

Energous says its WattUp tech can charge from up to 15 feet away<p>Most phones that can be wirelessly charged today still have to sit right on top of a charging pad — in fact, even being slightly misaligned with the pad can cause a phone <i>not</i> to charge. Now, the company Energous says that it has a …

Gear & Gadgets

Hands-on with North Korea's Operating System

North Korea has its own national desktop operating system and the very latest version, called Red Star 3.0, has leaked online, giving us a rare glimpse into what happens when you build something like an entire operating system in isolation.<p>Red Star 2.0 resembled Windows, but this new version has a …

Hands On With Sony's New 4K, Android And Ultra-Slim X90 TVs

At first glance Sony’s 4K TV showing at the 2015 CES feels a little tepid. The only things that really jump out at you are a striking new ultra-slim design for the brand’s latest mid-range model, and the slightly surprising introduction of an Android smart TV system to keep up with the likes of …

Televisions

Eight new planets might be capable of hosting life

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're planning on packing up and changing addresses to Kepler-442b or Kepler-438b anytime soon, you can probably put away the moving boxes for now.<p>While the newly discovered exoplanets and their six friends hold the exciting possibility of being capable of supporting life, scientists …

Universe

Windows 10’s new browser will have the most advanced features ever

This is Spartan<p>Microsoft is planning to radically overhaul its web browser in Windows 10. Sources familiar with the company’s Windows plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that the new browser, codenamed Spartan, will include a host of new features not found in rival browsers. Chief among the plans for Spartan is …

CES

Why would people 'choose' to be gay?

Those opposed to homosexuality regularly describe being gay as a choice, despite all evidence to the contrary. But what is never explained is why people would make this choice in the first place<p>I work in the field of psychiatry. I don’t bring this up when meeting people unless specifically asked, …

LGBTQI

'Do you like my eel skin purse and spray-on dress?'

Leather is so last century. Fish skin, woven pineapple, and fermented vegetable leather are the high-fashion materials coming to a wardrobe near you<p>The conventional leather industry is being shaken up by new fashion innovators that are developing leather-like fabrics out of unlikely materials, such …

Goldman Sachs

LARRY PAGE'S NIGHTMARE: How Google's Dominance Comes To An End

Google generates an astonishing $3 billion in free cash flow every quarter, and is growing at a rate of 20% yearly.<p>It still dominates search — the way most of us find information online, and the most lucrative form of advertising ever invented. It's got the dominant smartphone platform, Android, …

Google Fiber

5 foods that may make you feel happier now — and even better later

Some foods taste so good while we're eating them, but can leave us feeling blah, bloated and feeling guilty just moments after we've brushed away the crumbs. But other foods are scientifically shown to lift our spirits. Here are five foods that will make you feel good right away!<p>1. Raw walnuts and …

Nutrition

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.<p>As cities sprawl and get more crowded, most don’t have much space left for urban wildlife–at least not on land. A Dutch architect plans to begin using city waterways to build floating habitats for …

Friends, Family, and Freddie Gibbs Come Out To Support Tiny Doo, the Rapper Who's in Jail for Making Music

Community leaders and fellow rappers spoke out during Tiny Doo's hearing.<p><i>Photo via NBC San Diego</i><p>While people took to the streets across the country to protest a Staten Island grand jury’s decision not to indict the police officer who was caught on video as he killed Eric Garner with a chokehold, …

Justice