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Scientists Accidentally Create a Battery That Can Outlast Your Device

Over the last decade or so it’s become increasingly obvious that the <b>limits of battery technology</b> are a <b>pothole</b> on our road to the future. It’s not …

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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<b>When we think of great parents, we probably picture all the things that great parents have to do.</b><p><i>In fact, last week on Top 10 Tuesday Lindsay Bell</i> …

20 shocking photos that show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth

To say the past was a simpler time is up for debate, but one thing can't be denied: We live in a time of excess. As our global population grows, humanity's effect on the planet multiplies exponentially.<p>This concept is illustrated in a new book, "Over-development, Overpopulation, Overshoot (OVER)<i>,"</i> …

Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/10/1433954982833/1b7d66ce-79f0-4547-b570-f68f1f82bd4e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the …

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Want to Be a Better Writer? Cut These 7 Words

by Joe BuntingIf you’re reading this, then you want to be a better writer. However, becoming a better writer is elusive, isn’t it? It’s more art than …

UFO Crashes in China; Authorities Cordon Off The Area

Tweet<p>UFO crashed into the territory of the site has been blocked in Heilongjiang<p>By www.chinanews.com<br>5-16-14<p>Rough Translation (Google)<p>BEIJING, May 16 …

The Ecocapsule Allows You to Completely Live off the Grid

Nice Architects have developed the “Ecocapsule,” a portable pod that is self-sufficient using solar<p>Nice Architects have developed the “Ecocapsule,” a portable pod that is self-sufficient using solar and wind energy. This pod makes it easier for anyone to get away and live off the grid — wherever …

NASA tested their giant flying saucer on Monday June 8

After back-to-back cancellations last week, NASA appears to be ready to launch their low-density supersonic decelerator— that looks a lot like a flying saucer — on Monday, June 8 at 1:30 pm ET.<p>This flying saucer is one of the many projects fulfilling NASA's big plans to land the first humans on …

These Dazzling Long-Exposure Photos Prove That Slow Travel Is Always Worth It

(Photo Credit: Lucas Sere Peltzer/Snapwire)<p>There's much to be said for slow travel. Taking extra time to savor your surroundings -- without racing to catch the next bus or hustle toward the next tour -- is often the best way to truly get to know a place as a traveler, not as a tourist.<p>This point …

HugeDomains.com - Newspiracy.com is for sale (Newspiracy)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Aliens Are REAL - Wikileaks Confirmed What NASA Was Hiding All The Years

Wikileaks has become extremely popular, albeit a majority of the time for negative reasons. However they have allegedly leaked some more information …

How to solve it! Cheryl's birthday puzzle part two: Denise's revenge

Guzzlers, how did you get on?<p>Let me first restate the problem. Albert, Bernard and Cheryl became friends with Denise, and they wanted to know when her birthday is. Denise gave them a list of 20 possible dates.<p>Denise then told Albert, Bernard and Cheryl separately the month, the day and the year of …

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Evidence Of Alien Life? Previously Unseen Roswell Photos Prove ‘Beyond Any Doubt’ Aliens Exist, Astronaut Agrees

Never-before-seen images of the Roswell UFO crash provide “undeniable” proof of alien existence, according to Roswell UFO specialists.<p>The …

Artist Christoph Niemann Transforms Everyday Items into Whimsical Sketches

Christoph Niemann incorporates everyday items into clever sketches that offer a dizzying sense of depth and whimsical perspective. The New York native can take an avocado and make it look like a catcher's mitt; he can transform a comb into a fancy Rolls Royce; he can even turn a poppy-seed bagel …

20 Secrets of Couples Who Stay Together Forever

Be on time. Don't fight when you travel. And just love each other unconditionally.<p><b>1. Never underestimate the value of asking your partner how his day went.</b> Niceties don't become any less nice just because they become routine. At the end of the day, even if you felt like no one cared about anything …

The Surprising Benefits (and Pitfalls) of Being a "Jack of All Trades"

People look down on the multitalented—even the phrase “Jack of all trades, master of none” has a bit of a negative caveat. But there are a lot of …

Creative Gift Guide for School-Aged Kids and Tweens

Today we’re excited to be sharing gifts to make, buy, and read for creative Kids and Tweens ages 6 to 12. There is so much natural creativity and …

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Elena Shumilova Shares Her Secrets on How to Photograph Kids

By now, you've probably heard of Elena Shumilova. She is the talented mother who takes heartwarming photos of her sons in the Russian countryside. Her images were shared around the web, garnering over 60 million views. We're excited to report that Shumilova just had another baby boy, her third son, …

Incredible Double Exposures Merge Wondrous Wild Animals with Stunning Scenery

When Norwegian artist Andreas Lie digitally merges two unique photographs, he is able to create stunning works of art. Lie designs his creations with a double exposure that places captivating scenes from nature within the bodies of wild animals. While the images are brilliantly surreal, they also …

Manny Pacquiao has successful shoulder surgery

Manny Pacquiaounderwent surgery on his ailing right shoulder Wednesday in Los Angeles, and his doctor said he "could not be more pleased" with the results for the record eight-division world champion.<p>The operation was performed by orthopedist Dr. Neal ElAttrache, who said Pacquiao will make a full …

Whimsical Photo Manipulations Offer Lighthearted Perspectives on the Natural World

Using beautiful imagery and editing prowess, graphic artist Anil Saxema's whimsical photo manipulations lend a fresh perspective to our view of the natural world. His work depicts lighthearted scenes of humans and animals interacting in amusing – and often surprising – ways. For instance, a woman …

This Desk Features 1,100 Yards of Scrolling Paper to Record Your Ideas

Handwritten list makers, doodlers, and note takers – rejoice! Minneapolis College of Art and Design student Kirsten Camara designed the <i>Analog Memory Desk</i>, which is perfect for people who like to write things down. It has a built-in mechanism for scrolling 1,100 yards of butcher paper that acts as a …

See The Eiffel Tower's Gorgeous New Wind Turbines

Paris' iconic landmark is going green<p>When the Eiffel Tower was built in 1889 it was only intended to last for 20 years. The tower has gone through a lot of renovations in the past 126 years, but the latest makeover is decidedly green. Last week, renewable energy firm Urban Green Energy installed …

Fantastic 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page by Alessandro Diddi

Italian artist Alessandro Diddi uses his creative talents to draw mind-bending illusions. The playful anamorphic works trick our eye into thinking that his pencil renderings have come to life. A firm handshake, a bird spreading its wings, and a fire-breathing dragon all pop-off the pages of Diddi's …

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, just announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted 173,444 entries from 171 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted images with us, …

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