Bryan Lamoreaux

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This ‘mechanical jellyfish’ could help us harvest tons of energy from the ocean

There are reasons why wave energy is one of nature’s greatest untapped resources. The ocean is unforgiving. Salt water corrodes small parts on metal …

Wind-powered vertical Skyfarms are the future of sustainable agriculture

What if the future of farming took root in the city rather than in the countryside? London firm Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners explores that idea …

Aquaponics

Finally, The Golden Ratio Gets Its Own Coloring Book

Venezuelan artist Rafael Araujo creates meticulously detailed drawings of the Fibonacci spiral in nature–now, you can color along.<p>When it comes to design, the golden ratio is mostly bullshit. Though designers sometimes use it, there’s just no proof people prefer that precise spatial ratio in their …

A New Solar Cell Creates Electricity From Water as Well as Light

Rain means clouds and clouds mean less sunlight. That’s bad news for most solar cells, but a new design can actually make use of rain drops that fall …

How to pose in photos during Christmas party season

Instagram comes into its own during Christmas-party season. Here, Tim Dowling talks us through five key poses to master between now and your awesome bash<p>It’s Christmas: a time for getting together, getting drunk, taking stupid group selfies and posting them with the hashtag #squad before you’re …

Trends

How To Use a Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

Coffee

Final proof man walked on Moon? NASA finds Apollo crash site on lunar surface

NASANASA says the craft landed on our Moon<p>The US space agency has released the exact coordinates of the site which is on an area called Mare …

Why North America's Youth Must Rescue Farming

Family farms are integral to the history of North America, but disinterested youth have placed the industry under threat. In this visually-striking short film, we meet a group of idealistic young farmers who are fighting to return the industry to its former strength.<p><i>Age of the Farmer</i> was directed …

North America

Physicists Send Particles Of Light Into The Past, Proving Time Travel Is Possible?

Are C-Sections Altering Human Evolution?<p>Published<p>7 hours ago<p>on<p>July 30, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>The number of babies being born by C-section is …

10 Gorgeous Love Words That Have No English Equivalent

Kilig! Firgun! Mo chuisle mo chroí!<p>Inspired by love~* and all the beautiful feelings that come with it, U.K. illustrator Emma Block created drawings of untranslatable lovey words from a bunch of different languages for Vashi. The words are beautiful mouthfuls, the illustrations are pretty stories, …

Earth - Velvet ants bristle with weapons and are almost invincible

In a dry, open field in New Mexico, US, a hungry lizard spots a brightly-coloured, hairy insect scurrying across the sandy soil. Thinking it has found a meal, the lizard sprints to catch the insect. But once it has the insect in its mouth, it finds it is too hard to chew.<p>The lizard then moves the …

Are Space and Time Discrete or Continuous? - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality | PBS

Split a mile in half, you get half a mile. Split the half mile, you get a quarter, and on and on, until you’ve carved out a length far smaller than …

Quantum Physics

We don't understand the universe as a whole: Scientist at IdeaFestival tells why we're off track

At IdeaFestival 2015, astronomer Bob Berman explained why our scientific approach to understanding the universe is misguided.<p>"What do we know about …

Nobel Prize Winning Scientist Teleports DNA From One Location To Another

Popular writer and scholar Graham Hancock once said that we’re like a species with amnesia, and it’s true, the origins of the human race, and the …

Doing an HD remake the right way

<i>Final Fantasy V</i> just came out on Steam. This is a beloved classic game, but the way they've done the HD upgrade just makes me cringe. This particular version is a port from the mobile version, and the even more beloved <i>Final Fantasy VI</i> had the same questionable treatment.<p>Here's the problem, as …

Final Fantasy

Microsoft teaches 'absolute beginners' to code for Windows 10

Ever wanted to code an app, but have no coding experience whatsoever? Don’t worry, Microsoft has you covered.<p>The company is offering an ‘absolute beginner’ series of video lessons for anyone looking to learn how to code a Windows 10 app.<p>More specifically, it’s a series on creating Universal Windows …

Divers recover fragments of ancient ‘computer’ from 65 B.C. shipwreck

Underwater archaeologists have recovered a treasure trove of artifacts from an old shipwreck — including part of a throne and the ancient forerunner …

Map reveals ghostly antineutrinos lurking within Earth

A look inside of Earth has revealed the hiding places of weird antimatter particles that are nearly massless, resulting in a global map of the planet's so-called antineutrinos.<p>Antineutrinos are the antimatter versions of neutrinos, particles so light and insubstantial that they rarely interact with …

This Is Why Muslims Hold Muhammad in Such High Regard

Photo by 'Camera Eye'<p><i>What the world owes to Islam and its Prophet</i><p>The principles, values and freedoms of which we can be proud of today are found in a book compiled some 1,400 years old. This book was given to us through the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) who, through his example and …

Found: The First Mechanical Gear in a Living Creature

U.K. scientists find the first biological gears on a jumping insect half the size of a fire ant.<p><b>With two diminutive legs locked into a leap-ready position</b>, the tiny jumper bends its body taut like an archer drawing a bow. At the top of its legs, a minuscule pair of gears engage—their strange, …

Earth - Ten strange lights that appear in the sky

View image of St Elmo's fire on Christopher Columbus's ship in 1492 (Credit: SPL)<p><b>St Elmo's fire</b><p>Sailors out at sea would sometimes see a bluish glow seeming to shoot out of the ends of the masts of ships at night. The light wasn't hot and wouldn't burn anything on board. They took it to be a good …

No more bulky camping gear! All-in-one tent inspired by spacesuits combines insulated shelter with a sleeping bag and mat

Anyone who has been camping will know the faff of unpacking and setting up their tent before fighting to blow up their mat and struggle into their …

8 Ways to Write and Finish a Work of Fiction

Like any endeavor, writing a work of fiction requires learning how to manage those nagging self-doubts each time you sit at a computer and think to yourself, "I can't write!"<p>Writers are notorious for getting stuck in their own heads which often causes them to give up. Starting a work of fiction …

Creative Writing

Beautiful tattooed models-Tattoo as ancient art - Beauty will save

Beautiful tattooed models-Tattoo as ancient art<p><b>Beautiful tattooed models. Tattoo as ancient art</b>. Contrary to popular belief that the tattoo is almost …

A ‘Strange Chemical Reaction’ Occurs When Pool Chlorine Is Mixed With Coca-Cola

A video posted to the Home Science YouTube channel shows the “strange chemical reaction” that occurs when pool chlorine is mixed with popular soft drink Coca-Cola.<p>For a few seconds, nothing happens when the two come into contact with each other.<p>However, moments later, bubbles can be seen violently …

17 Out-of-Place Artifacts Said to Suggest High-Tech Prehistoric Civilizations Existed

According to the conventional view of history, humans have only walked the Earth in our present form for some 200,000 years. Advanced civilizations …

Archaeology

What’s the difference between Apocalyptic Islam & the “last days” according to Bible prophecy?

<b>UPDATED:</b> Shana Tova! Sunday evening at sundown in Israel begins a new Jewish year. And as we begin, the region is full of anxiety over what the …

Jesus