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Meet Mao Sugiyama, The Artist Who Made A Meal Of His Genitals

Five people paid $250 a plate for artist Mao Sugiyama's genitals. Unfortunately, the food and legal repercussions made the banquet less than a …

Answering this question can supposedly tell you whether or not you're a psychopath — but you shouldn't panic if you get the 'right' answer

Diagnosing a psychopath isn't simple.<p>In the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM-5, antisocial or psychopathic personality types are defined as having an inflated, grandiose sense of themselves, and a habit of taking advantage of other people.<p>However, it's still a hard …

How to Stop Worrying About What Other People Think (and Be Successful Anyway)

Here's how to regain control over your life.<p><i>I have just realized that my anxiety in life stems from being needy for approval and external validation. How do I begin to correct this? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and</i> …

Self-help

Scientists Devise Way to Recharge Smartphones with Light

New printed solar cells get all the juice they need from ambient light.<p><i>In brief: Researchers at Dracula Technologies have devised a method to charge cell phones with ambient light. They have created thin, flexible solar cells that can be printed in any shape or color using an inkjet …

Clean Energy

Here Are the 10 Cars You're Most Excited About for 2018

Next year promises some seriously cool new cars.<p>On Friday we asked what cars you're most excited about for 2018. There were a bunch of responses, but here are the 10 cars we saw mentioned the most.

Sports Cars

This Is the Type of Thinking That Will Make You Mentally Strong (and It's Not Positive Thinking)

The good news is, you can train your brain to think differently.<p>There's a lot to be said for the power of positive thinking. Believing in yourself and looking on the bright side can help you get through some of life's toughest challenges.<p>But, being too optimistic is harmful. It can actually do more …

Self-help

Ban on killer robots urgently needed, say scientists

The movie portrays a brutal future. A military firm unveils a tiny drone that hunts and kills with ruthless efficiency. But when the technology falls into the wrong hands, no one is safe. Politicians are cut down in broad daylight. The machines descend on a lecture hall and spot activists, who are …

Artificial Intelligence

You've been blowing your nose all wrong — here's how you should do it

It's that time of year where everyone in the office is calling in sick. Those nasty sniffles are just part of the hassle, but you could be making it a lot worse for yourself if you're not blowing your nose properly. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Blowing your nose could make it more stuffed.<p>…

This Crazy New Material Could Harvest Electricity From The Human Body

OMG.<p>We all get stressed out. But typically, when we stress, we don't produce electricity.<p>The same can't be said of a flexible new material developed …

The Best Movies to Watch High

Pass on all the classic “stoner flicks” like <i>Harold & Kumar</i>, <i>Half Baked</i> and <i>Fast Times at Ridgemont High</i> that you’ve seen a million times in favor of …

Fight Club

These are the watches worn by some of the most powerful men in finance

In addition to their practical functionality of telling time, a watch serves as a collectible piece of art that communicates the personality and style of its wearer.<p>With the help of Crown and Caliber, an Atlanta-based preowned-luxury watch marketplace, we've put together a list and commentary about …

Why aren't more buildings heated using geothermal energy? - Curious Canberra - ABC News

Why don't more buildings take advantage of the heat...<p>It's clean, abundant, and will outlast humanity — so why aren't more buildings tapping into the …

Geoscience

Gran Melia Nacional RioOccupying a cylindrical-shaped, 34-storey...

Gran Melia Nacional RioOccupying a cylindrical-shaped, 34-storey skyscraper designed by world-famous Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, Gran Melia …

Sustainable Luxe: 5 Hotels Doing it Right

At these dreamy destinations, luxury goes hand in hand with the three pillars of sustainability.<p>Smart travelers now expect some elements of sustainability when they travel—and welcome it when it goes beyond picking up towels and reusable soap containers. As Keith Bellows, former editor in chief of</i> …

Nakar HotelWith its serene, high-tech rooms, delicious Mallorcan...

Nakar HotelWith its serene, high-tech rooms, delicious Mallorcan cuisine, and stunning rooftop pool overlooking the sea, Nakar Hotel is one of …

Make This Mediterranean Spice Blend and Use It On Everything

I first had za’atar, a Mediterranean spice blend featuring thyme, sumac, and sesame seeds, in Israel, and it was a revelation. This savory seasoning …

What Would Happen If a Black Hole Showed Up in Our Solar System? Hollywood and an Expert Answer

The scenario seems impossible. A black hole randomly passing into our solar system. If it happened, it would obviously be bad, which is why it’s the …

Answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” Interview Question With This Formula

Job interviews can be awkward, especially with open-ended questions like, “So, tell me about yourself.” Where do you start? What do they want to …

Employment

Scientists Grow Beating Human Heart From Stem Cells

However, there's still a long way to go before we'll have individualized replacement hearts.<p>Over a third of Americans who need a new heart will not …

15 Profound Quotes From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Change the Way You Think

Soyen Shaku is noted as one of the first Master Zen Buddhists to have traveled to the United States to teach the way of the Zen.<p>At the time, most of …

Use Your Haters As An Instrument For Growth

What to do when someone tells you you're not good enough.<p>Throughout my career, I've been plagued by people telling me I'm not good enough. I've been rejected for more jobs than I care to remember. I've heard every excuse in the book for not being hired. Some of them were quite absurd and hard to …

Self-improvement

Scientists Have a Crazy Hunch About Why the Sun Is Spinning Too Slowly

Physicists have long known that the Sun spins, like the Earth. But a few decades ago, they realized the surface of the Sun spins more slowly than …

Physics

This tiny device can record everything you say and transcribe it for you

The tiny device has one function: to help you keep track of your ideas, to-do lists, and notes while you're on the go.<p>Senstone records voice memos, uploads them to an app, and transcribes them for you. The device is launching on Kickstarter Tuesday with the goal of raising $50,000, but I got an …

3D printing puts prosthetics and orthotics on the fast track

Prosthetic and orthotic devices can help patients regain mobility and limb function post-stroke or amputation, but the process of creating custom …

University of Michigan

9 things Tesla plans to accomplish in 2017

Tesla had a huge 2016.<p>Among other things, the company unveiled the Model 3, launched new battery products, acquired SolarCity, and revealed its new solar shingles.<p>From what CEO Elon Musk has revealed so far, it sounds like the company has even bigger plans for 2017.<p>Here's a look at everything we …

6 Amazing Caves You Can Visit Around the World

The earth has many beautiful wonders on its surface, but a surreal landscape lies below in caves. Humans have been exploring the earth’s pockets for …

Tesla Semi: Elon Musk says they are making progress with new electric semi truck, focus is still on Model 3

When Elon Musk released his‘ Master Plan Part 2’ for Tesla last year, he surprised a lot of people in the industry when he announced that the automaker will soon venture in the semi-truck business.<p>Musk confirmed today that the project, which has been called ‘Tesla Semi’, is making good progress, …

Semi Truck

How to break the habit of checking your phone all the time

Smartphone dependency is everywhere. Take a glance at your day-to-day life and you'll notice your friends are a bit too preoccupied with their …

Pew Research Center

17 Romantic Dinner Places Around The World

Looking for the ultimate dinner destination to impress your special one? We’ve put together 17 extraordinary places from around the world, where the …

Purchase of $51M Vancouver mansion the latest example of wealthy Chinese buyers fuelling B.C. real estate boom

VANCOUVER — Chinese buyers are snapping up some of the most exclusive real estate in the Lower Mainland. The latest jaw-dropping sale was a …