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33 Remarkable and Best Bedroom Design or Decorating Ideas

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Interior Design

Stereoscopic GIFs Get Trippy Makeovers with Neural Network Imaging

The artistic duo The Current Sea let a neural network work its magic on 3D wiggle GIFs.<p>Stereoscopic photography, a type of primitive 3D imaging and proto-GIF, dates back to the 1800s. Also called wiggle stereoscopy, or wiggle 3D, the technique makes for some great animated GIFs. Now The Current …

Stylish Stellenbosch estate is a horse and wine lover's paradise

A horse's grace and beauty is revered in South Africa and no more so than at the Cavalli Wine And Stud Farm in the Western Cape. Located in the heart of the Wine Capelands near Stellenbosch, the estate is a must-visit for lovers of fine wine, food and horses.

South Africa

This spectacular home is at peace with the California desert

The Desert House is simply a stunning example of architecture as art. Located in picturesque Joshua Tree — right in Southern California's High Desert — the home is at a comfortable equilibrium with its barren desert environment. The structure is dominated by soaring concrete ribs, but the overall …

Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand

Artist Ra Paulette has hand-carved elaborate and awe-inspiring caves deep into the rock faces of New Mexico for more than a decade. Making a daily trek into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, Paulette crafts these magnificent caverns completely on his own with only simple hand tools. To adorn the …

New Mexico

What Social Psychology Says About Darren Wilson And Michael Brown

What does it mean for a black teen to seem "like a demon"?<p>This week, a grand jury elected not to indict a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager.<p>Transcripts show officer Darren Wilson testifying that even though Michael Brown was unarmed, killing him was justified …

Psychology

Music Video Uses Various Scientific Tricks to Capture Sound on Camera

Cymatics is the study of visible sound. It is also the title of a recently viral video that takes that study and turns it into a captivating music …

Study proves that we can control each other's brains over the internet

A group of University of Washington researchers showed a year ago that brain-to-brain interfacing is possible in real life. Now, they're back after conducting a more thorough experiment, proving that their initial success wasn't a fluke. This time, the team performed tests using not just one pair, …

Online Math Logic Programs, Propositional Calculus, CS Mathematical Logic Class for Gifted

Logic: The Propositional Calculus<p>By Stanley Chang, Professor of Mathematics, Wellesley College, MA<p>In many college mathematics curricula students are …

11 Qualities Google Looks For In Job Candidates

It only hires about 4,000 people.<p>Senior vice president of People Operations, Laszlo Bock presides over the ultra-selective process.<p>In interviews with The New York Times, the Economist, and students on Google+, the hiring boss sheds light on how the search giant evaluates candidates.<p>We sifted …

Meet The Network Of Guys Making Thousands Of Dollars Tweeting As "Common White Girls"

The Twitter illuminati that made "Alex From Target" an overnight sensation can drive millions of clicks with a simple retweet.<p>Cameron Asa is a 21-year-old communications major at the University of Tennessee. He's also the owner of Tweet Like A Girl, a Twitter account with 1.2 million followers.<p>Asa …

Pumpkin geometry: stunning shadow sculptures that illuminate an ancient mathematical technique

Henry Segerman and Saul Schleimer paint beautiful shadows based on the maths of stereographic projection, a method originally used by cartographers to map the Earth<p>Like a Halloween pumpkin, the hollow sphere casts a dramatic shadow across the room.<p>The curved lines on the spherical shell magically …

What You're Saying with Your Sunglasses

en_US<p>CollegeHumor<p>They block everything but the judgement of …

Toilet Paper Rolls Squished into Funny Faces by Junior Fritz Jacquet | Colossal

<p>French paper artist Junior Fritz Jacquet created this fantastic series of weird masks made from toilet paper rolls. Inspired by the craft of …

Photographer Captures the Spirit of Different Eras Through Portraits of His Children

In early 2012, New York-based photographer Tyler Orehek created <i>The Vintage Project</i>, a fascinating series that pays homage to different eras of the 20th century through meticulously staged photos starring his two young children, Tyler and Lauren. Using authentic antiques, convincing props, period …

Art

Brand and Graphic Design by The Clocksmiths for Serralunga

Serralunga’s Colorful Furniture Brand Design.<p>The Clocksmiths is a Milan, Italy based graphic design studio directed by the designers Giuditta …

Bluetooth Speaker Is A Levitating Death Star Of Sound

The Om One is a Bluetooth speaker with an anti-gravitational twist. It hovers and spins in mid-air, spitting out tunes like some sleek Death Star of sound.<p>Weighing just three-quarters of a pound, this black sphere maintains its position in the air with the help of a magnetic base. But the Om One …

Experimental drug compound found to reverse effects of Alzheimer's in mice

While there has been progress made in the fight against Alzheimer's, our understanding of the dispiriting disease remains somewhat limited, with a …

Neuroscience

10 Earth Landscapes That Look Like They're From Another Planet

Believe it or not, these photos were all taken right here on Earth.<p>The Earth is filled with amazing natural wonders, but some of them are so extraordinary you'd think you landed on another world.

Butterfly 'tree' decodes evolution of 160,000 species - Futurity

Scientists have traced nearly 3,000 genes to the earliest common ancestor of butterflies and moths and created the "Tree of Lepidoptera."

Why Do We Want To Squeeze Cute Things?

Studying how adorable animals can turn us aggressive<p>Seeing something cute actually does bring out aggression in us, according to a paper presented at Society for Personality and Social Psychology's annual meeting in New Orleans last Friday.<p>Researchers found 109 people to look at pictures of animals …

Adderall May Not Make You Smarter, But It Makes You Think You Are

Adderall, Ritalin and other “smart drugs” have become popular among college students and young professionals, who use them to enhance performance. …

5 Phenomena That Science Has Yet To Fully Explain

What do ghosts and yawns have in common? They remain scientific enigmas.<p>Who doesn't love a good mystery, especially one that stumps researchers?<p><i>Popular Science</i>'s editor-in-chief, Cliff Ransom, moderated a panel about such seemingly inexplicable phenomena this weekend at Comic-Con in San Diego. The …

Sinusitis

Researchers Reconstruct Speech Recorded in the Vibrations of a Potato Chip Bag. No, Seriously.

What the?<p>Researchers have figured out how to turn everyday objects into “visual microphones” by developing a software algorithm that can translate vibrations picked up on high-speed video into the sounds that caused them.<p>It works even when the motion can’t be detected by the naked eye. In fact, the …

If Pokémon Were A Free-To-Play Mobile Game

Imagine, if you will, a world where <i>Pokémon</i> isn't just something you can buy for $40 or so. Imagine Nintendo's collectible critter game as...</i> …

Your face matters for first impressions

Making a good first impression might have more to do with your facial features than choosing the right outfit, a new study reveals.<p>Researchers at the University of York in England analyzed people's first impressions of 16 social traits in 1,000 facial images. The traits were then organized into …

Sleep in the Trees Inside a Portable Suspended Treehouse by Tentsile | Colossal

<p>Created by UK inventor Alex Shirley-Smith, Tentsile is an ingenious portable suspended treehouse that installs much like a hammock while offering …