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A new suspect in bee deaths: the US government

As scientists race to pinpoint the cause of the global collapse of honey bee populations that pollinate a third of the world’s crops, environmental groups have indentified one culprit: US authorities who continue to approve pesticides implicated in the apian apocalypse.<p>Case in point: The US …

Northern California

What Happened On Easter Island — A New (Even Scarier) Scenario

We all know the story, or think we do.<p>Let me tell it the old way, then the new way. See which worries you most.<p>First version: Easter Island is a small 63-square-mile patch of land — more than a thousand miles from the next inhabited spot in the Pacific Ocean. In A.D. 1200 (or thereabouts), a small …

Higher benefits ‘don’t reduce wish to work’

HIGH levels of benefits for the unemployed do not lead to a lack of motivation to find work, a Scottish study has found.<p>The well-being of unemployed …

4 Bizarre Experiments That Should Never Be Repeated

<b>by Megan Wilde</b><p>1. The Real World: Mental Hospital Edition<p>This is the true story of three schizophrenics, who all believed they were Jesus Christ. It …

13 Ancient Villages Discovered in Wyoming Mountains May Redraw Map of Tribal Migrations

High in the alpine forests of northwestern Wyoming, archaeologists have discovered more than a dozen villages dating back over 2,000 years, a find …

Archaeology

20-Year-Old Hunter S. Thompson’s Surprisingly Sage Advice on How to Find Your Purpose and Live a Meaningful Life

As a hopeless lover of both letters and notable advice, I was delighted to discover a letter 20-year-old <b>Hunter S. Thompson</b> (July 18, 1937–February 20, 2005) — gonzo journalism godfather, pundit of media politics, dark philosopher — penned to his friend Hume Logan in 1958. Found in <b>Letters of Note:</b> …

For $10, Convert Your Smartphone into a Microscope with Photo and Video Capabilities

[Update – 10:43AM 10/29/13] We actually built one of these $10 microscope stands. Take a look at the photos we took using it to see how well it works.<p>…

I challenged hackers to investigate me and what they found out is chilling

It’s my first class of the semester at New York University. I’m discussing the evils of plagiarism and falsifying sources with 11 graduate journalism …

Andrew Bird - "A Nervous Tic Motion..." - Live at Bonnaroo

Two mummies found in ancient Peru cemetery

Two pre-Columbian mummies more than a thousand years old were found in a pre-Incan cemetery in a suburb of Lima, archeologists said Thursday.<p>"This is …

Dancing In the Moonlight

Unique chemistry in hydrogen catalysts

Making hydrogen easily and cheaply is a dream goal for clean, sustainable energy. Bacteria have been doing exactly that for billions of years, and …

First Evidence for a Massive Extinction Event Affecting Bees Close to the K-T Boundary

1. Danforth BN, Cardinal SC, Praz C, Almeida E, Michez D (2013) Impact of molecular data on our understanding of bee phylogeny and evolution. Ann Rev …

News

Million-Year Data Storage Disk Unveiled - MIT Technology Review

Back in 1956, IBM introduced the world’s first commercial computer capable of storing data on a magnetic disk drive. The IBM 305 RAMAC used fifty …

Archives

40 Gorgeous Green Rooms That'll Give You Serious Goals

This shade isn't as scary as you think.<p>It's Mother Nature's favorite color — and there are so many fresh shades to work with. From a pea-green kitchen to a bath with lime stripes, there's a palette for every palate here.

Living Rooms That Sport A Book Collection

• 1 |<p>The fact is that no matter how much you love your books, you can only read one at a time. This shelving unit takes advantage of that fact by …

Coastal Style Interiors: Ideas That Bring Home The Breezy Beach Life!

<i>Contemporary Coastal</i> is a perennial favorite among designers and home owners. The relaxed and fresh style reminds us of those lazy summer days or …

15 Beautiful DIY Coffee Tables

The coffee table is the element that brings together all the other furniture in the living room so it has a very important role. This puts huge …

23 Fun And Playful Salt & Pepper Shaker Designs

I can’t say that I’m a passionate collector of salt and pepper shakers but I definitely prefer a more fun and unusual design to a traditional one. …

30 Small Kitchen Ideas That Maximize Both Style and Efficiency

Sky-high cabinets and mirrored backsplashes are your friends here.<p>When your prep space is no larger than a closet, even one person can feel like too many cooks in the kitchen. Make the most of your counter space and cabinetry using the tricks within these petite rooms as a guide. And if you're …

The Most Amazing 31 No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Carving pumpkins can be very fun and it’s something that became a tradition for Halloween and for fall in general. But, even though it’s fun, it’s …

65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.

Americana by moonlight - in pictures

Noel Kerns uses a technique called light painting to create vivid nightscapes of abandoned American roadside spots, from drive-ins to motels. His photographs combine long exposures of moonlight with spots of artificial coloured light. His photobook Nightwatch is available now

Alien frontier: see the haunting, beautiful weirdness of Mars

Mounted to the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter as it floats high above the red planet is the HiRISE telescope, an imaging device capable of taking incredibly high-resolution photos of the martian landscape. It's sent back nearly 30,000 photos during its time above the planet, which have been used by …

Space Oddities: 8 of the Strangest Exoplanets

Twenty years after scientists confirmed the first planets beyond our solar system, there are more than 900 confirmed exoplanets and thousands of additional candidates. Some of the worlds out there are just plain out-there.<p>Twenty years after scientists confirmed the first planets beyond our solar …