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These fighter jets inspired the aircraft in 'Star Wars'

From WWII to long ago and far, far away.<p>During George Lucas’s childhood in the 1950s, World War II was still very much a part of popular culture despite being safely in the rearview mirror. Action heroes frequented the silver screen in large numbers, and none were more glamorous than fighter …

Scientists Unveil the World's First Cyborg Plant

The concept of “green energy” got a whole lot more literal this week, when scientists announced they’d successfully turned living roses into …

Crab Fisherman Nabs Sea Drone Instead

Lost little war machine finds friendly folks<p>Sailors have for millennia known that the sea hides far more than it reveals. Nowadays, finding robots under the water is almost an inevitability, though that didn’t mean Maryland crabber David Haas was expecting to find one. On November 5th, near the …

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7 DIYs to Try this Weekend

1 Comments<p>It's the weekend folks and things are getting really crazy in these parts! Mother's Day is just around the corner and we are starting to …

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Doctor Who Series 8 new image and teaser trailer featuring Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman

The BBC has announced that the eagerly-anticipated eighth series of <b>Doctor Who</b> will get underway on Saturday, August 23rd, and to mark the occasion a …

More TV spots for Transformers: Age of Extinction

Yesterday we brought you a trio of TV spots for Michael Bay’s <b>Transformers: Age of Extinction</b> [see here], and now we have another three promos for the …

Jason Momoa confirmed as Aquaman for Batman v Superman and Justice League

Well, it looks like we can finally put the speculation behind us, with the ever-reliable The Hollywood Reporter confirming the ongoing rumours that …

The Week in Spandex - Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Batman vs. Superman, The Fantastic Four, Arrow, Batman Beyond and more

<b>Our weekly round up of all the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America 3,</b> …

Heart-Melting Photos of Baby Lions and Leopard Cats

<b>Roaring Practice</b> <br>While photographer Ashley Vincent might best be known for his amazing, award-winning shot of a tigress shaking off water in a Thailand zoo, it's his adorable photos of baby animals that are melting our hearts today.<p>The shot above, called “Roaring Practice,” features one of three …

Amazon Drones: As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap

As a drone hipster — I wrote an entire novel about a drone apocalypse a full five years ago — I watched the techosphere’s reactions to Amazon’s announcement that it was experimenting with drone delivery with a mixture of amusement and despair. Almost everybody is thinking so <i>small</i>. Jeff Bezos must …

Don Cheadle's Rhodey to appear in The Avengers: Age of Ultron

We know that Joss Whedon is expanding the roster of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes for <b>The Avengers: Age of Ultron</b> with the addition of <b>Godzilla</b> duo Aaron …

The Week in Spandex - The Spidey Cinematic Universe, Batman vs. Superman, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Superman Lives, Arrow and more

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including</b> <b>The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Venom, The Sinister Six, Batman</b> …

Daft Punk, Lorde, James Blake, Tame Impala score Grammy nominations

The National, David Bowie, Disclosure, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Robin Thicke are also up for gongs<p>Daft Punk, Lorde, James Blake, Tame Impala, …

Sophie Wessex to host Doctor Who party at Buckingham Palace

<p><i>Doctor Who</i>'s 50th anniversary celebrations have received the royal seal of approval with the news that <b>Sophie, Countess of Wessex</b> is hosting a party …

Wild Art: Revealing Today's Most Eye-Popping Artworks

Though you probably won't see these artworks in your local art museum, you have seen a number of them right here on My Modern Met. <i>Wild Art</i> is a new book by authors David Carrier and Joachim Pissarro that takes a look at today's most offbeat and outrageous art. From Tilt's half-graffiti hotel room …

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New NASA images reveal an asteroid with six comet-like tails radiating out like spokes on a wheel—something they’ve never seen before.<p>Astronomers are …

Take A Computerized Look At 17th-Century London

A new project recreates St. Paul’s Cathedral, back in the olden days.<p>For as well-preserved as Shakespeare's writing is, there's still plenty we don't know about 17th-century London. For example: we know town square-style speeches were an important part of life, but what was it like actually …

Wine Label Design by Simon Frouws

I always love to analyze the labels on wine bottles, it's an amazing source of inspiration and references. Simon Frouws Design is an award-winning …

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Sprintbeemer by Lucky Cat Garage

The inspiration for a bike build can come from the most unlikely of sources. In the case of this most unusual BMW sprint bike, it was a vintage M&H Racemaster drag tire.<p>The tire belonged to the amiable Séb Lorentz of The Lucky Cat Garage, a familiar face on the European custom show circuit. While …

Thor vs. Korg in latest Thor: The Dark World clip

<b>Thor: The Dark World</b> has been out here in the UK a week now, but for those North American readers awaiting its arrival across the Pond this coming …

Extended sneak peek trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

During yesterday’s global fan event for <b>The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug</b>, Warner Bros. unveiled a new three minute extended sneak peek trailer for …

Articles about paperfold lamps on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architects are notorious for being sticklers for detail.<p>There are all sorts of devices emerging these days that are meant to monitor and increase awareness of our energy consumption...<p>If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop the task at hand and find a new lamp to read by.<p>…

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

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5 Daring, Designer-Tested Paint Colors

5 designer-tested paint colors.<p>From glossy yellow to green turquoise, 5 designers share spaces and shades that say color confidence.

Star Wars Characters Amusingly Painted Into Popular Artworks

Imagine this, a serene landscape, painted using pastels which depict a small rustic cottage, a little creek and some rolling hills brimming with …