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VR 'memory palaces' could help you master a new language

Want to learn another language but struggle with textbooks and apps? Virtual reality could help.<p>Elaborate memory palaces created in virtual worlds …

Serena Wins Wimbledon, Her 22nd Grand Slam Title: Pictures

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An immigrant sociologist’s view of a Donald Trump rally

“I was curious,” says Zeynep Tufekci, explaining why she went to the Donald Trump rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, on Wednesday.<p>Tufekci is an assistant professor of sociology at the University of North Carolina, and is also a fellow at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet and Society.<p>“I …

The Forgotten Landscapes of Fukushima

Photographer Kaz Senju has been visiting the site of the infamous nuclear power plant disaster for years. This is what he's seen.<p>These photographs are a record of my eight visits to Fukushima since the summer of 2011. It's only an hour and a half train ride from busy Tokyo to the quiet town of …

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How Paint Swatches Became Porn & Prose Pixel Art

UK artist Nick Smith plays on the format of paint color charts to create pixelated 8-bit images.<p><i>Tipping the Velvet, 1,150</i> <i>color chip collage. Image courtesy of the artist</i><p>At first glance, close-up in the gallery space, Nick Smith's images might appear confusing, a chromatic blur. Step back, catch it …

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Congressman Calls For DEA Chief's Removal After He Calls Medical Marijuana A 'Joke'

"Rosenberg is clearly not the right fit for the DEA in this administration."<p>Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) said Wednesday that acting Drug Enforcement Administration chief Chuck Rosenberg should be replaced after calling the notion of smoking marijuana for medical purposes a "joke."<p>"Rosenberg is …

Elon Musk Powers Up: Inside Tesla’s $5 Billion Gigafactory

Elon Musk is venturing headfirst into the battery business. Here’s why it might be his boldest bet yet.<p>Elon Musk walks briskly onto the stage as hard rock blasts in the background. The guitar riff, which sounds like entrance music suitable for a professional wrestler or a minor-league cleanup …

The Silicon Valley Suicides

Why are so many kids with bright prospects killing themselves in Palo Alto?<p><i>The air shrieks, and life stops. First, from far away, comes a high whine like angry insects swarming, and then a trampling, like a herd moving through. The kids on their bikes who pass by the Caltrain crossing are eager to</i> …

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