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Architecture

We Made It To Pluto! What's Next For New Horizons?

Stranger worlds to come<p>Nine years ago, a piano-sized spacecraft left the cradle of Earth to visit a strange world on the edge of the solar system. It traveled past the orbits of the familiar rocky planets and swooped through the region of the gas giants. After getting a speed boost from Jupiter, it …

Why mind-reading is a science, not a magic trick

Electrical activity within the brain means that our thoughts can be read and understood<p>You may believe your thoughts are intangible and inscrutable, but all mental activity is communicated via electrical impulses. As our understanding of the brain improves, we’re increasingly able to decode our …

The Brain

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Modern Architecture

Parents of Tunisia Gunman Say Their Son Was Brainwashed and Framed

The parents of Seifeddine Rezgui who killed 38 people in the Tunisian resort city of Sousse on June 26 have defended their 23-year-old son, claiming …

Samsung may unveil Galaxy Note 5 early to beat new iPhone

The new Note 5 smartphone from Samsung could be announced in August instead of September in an attempt to outshine Apple's next iPhone, says the Wall Street Journal.<p>Watch out Apple. Samsung may bump up the due date for its Galaxy Note 5 supersized smartphone.<p>The Korean company will move up the …

Just In: The Clearest Photo of Pluto Taken So Far

Prior to this year, humankind didn’t have a good idea of what Pluto looked like. NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is working to change that. It has …

Modern Architecture

Nasa's New Horizons probe in final countdown to Pluto flyby

Next Tuesday, more than nine years after leaving Earth, Nasa’s probe will make history as the first spacecraft ever to reach the distant dwarf planet<p>Nine years after it left Earth, Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft will on Tuesday become the first probe to reach Pluto, the mysterious icy world at the …

That’s me in the picture: Bruce McCandless, 47, in the world’s first untethered space flight, February 1984

‘I wanted to say something similar to Neil [Armstrong] when he landed on the moon, so I said, “It may have been a small step for Neil, but it’s a heck of a big leap for me.” That loosened the tension a bit’<p>The main aim of our nine-day mission on Challenger was the release and deployment of two …

Surveillance

KBG84: Japan's new 'girl band', average age 84

Pensioners become pop idols with their band KBG84 playing to sell out crowds and now with a record deal<p>They joke about knocking on heaven’s door, but a Japanese ‘girl band’ with an average age of 84 have struck a blow for grannies everywhere by becoming pop idols.<p>Hailing from the remote, …

Kristen Wiig

Anti-Stress Coloring Book Offers Fun Creative Therapy for Adults

Coloring books geared towards adults are a fun way for people to unwind from the stresses of everyday life. Grown ups can step away from their computer screens and simply focus on coloring inside the lines, which is often seen as a meditative and relaxing experience. The newly-released <i>Creative</i> …

Creativity

What I’ve Learned from 10 Years of Blogging

Ten years ago, PhotoShelter launched our website product to help photographers store, distribute and sell photography. Concurrent with that launch, I …

Callous
Vladimir Putin

11 of the Greatest American Race Cars of All Time

Sports Cars
Architecture

Articles about 8-products-architecture-lovers on Dwell.com - Dwell

An interview with David Sellers, the "Father of the Design-Build...<p>Coffee can be dreadfully serious.<p>Meet the San Francisco architecture firm that is spreading the green gospel through thoughtful, collaborative work that champions...<p>One of the best ways to ring in Independence Day is to celebrate …

David Byrne

An unlikely alliance between Hamas and Islamic State

While Hamas is far from reticent about showing off the drones it has sent into Israel several times over the past year, it appears that the Jewish …

Islamic State (ISIS)
Apps

8 Ways To Disconnect From Technology And Get More Done!

I believe multi-tasking is over-rated! Recently, I saw a study that said the average smartphone user checks their device about six times an hour. Small wonder so many people these days are feeling distracted and overwhelmed! Making matters worse is that we are the ones constantly interrupting …

The Best Travel-Size Beauty Products that Won't Get Swiped by the TSA

Last-minute weekend getaways are one of our favorite parts of summer, but getting those luxury products confiscated by the TSA? That's another story. …

Video: An Intro to Polarizing Filters in Photography

If you’re unfamiliar with the subject of polarizing filters in photography, here’s an educational video that can bring you up to speed. Mark Ryan …

Landscape Photography

Articles about super smart super green prefab may be future suburban living on Dwell.com - Dwell

The architecture firm superkül and home builder Great Gulf create a prefab with a self-regulating indoor climate.<p>The famed designer on how his modular living system offers a new, greener take on housing.<p>Off the coast of British Columbia—on a site accessible only by boat—a family of Vancouver …

Sustainability

Israel and Palestine: Not So Separate, Deeply Unequal

There are reasons critics of the Israeli encroachments on the West Bank grab for words like “apartheid” and “Jim Crow.”<p>It was a scene reminiscent of …

Israel

Ku Klux Klan still thriving against backdrop of US racial tensions

Documentary shows Klan leader promoting “lethal force” by whites in Ferguson, Missouri scene of days of rioting after unarmed black teenager was shot by police last year<p>The Ku Klux Klan is flourishing and exploiting racial tension in America, according to a new behind the scenes documentary.<p>With …

Ku Klux Klan

Interconnected rats' brains create organic computer

Scientists have been experimenting with brain-to-brain interfaces for years. Miguel Nicolelis, a neurobiologist at Duke University Medical Center, in particular, has been making strides with his research on the subject. His team recently created a "Brainet" or a network of interconnected brains …

Playful Paintings on the Streets of Tokyo Pay Tribute to Japanese Culture

Spanish street artist Pejac recently finished a tour of Asia, where he decorated the streets of cities in Hong Kong, South Korea, and Japan with whimsical paintings and installations. Tokyo, one of his destinations, became the canvas on which he unleashed his praises and critiques of Japanese …

Japan

Starwatch: Of Pluto and planets

Astronomers of all stripes are poised for a face-to-face meeting with Pluto – a mere point of light in a large telescope, but a familiar mark on our star charts for 85 years. It’s like meeting a lifelong pen-pal for the first time. A concoction of nerves, expectations and raw excitement has swept …