Amrish Macedo

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Flipt Wants To Help You Make Smarter Home Investment — And Flipping — Decisions

While the U.S. real estate market is still experiencing its ups and downs, the number of online real estate startups continues to increase quickly. The latest entrant in this business is Flipt, which aims to take some of the emotion out of real estate purchase decisions and replace it with a more …

How Science Got The 'Crack Baby' Epidemic So Wrong

A New York Times mini-documentary examines the flawed science behind the 1980s 'crack baby' scare.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> has a fascinating documentary on the crack cocaine epidemic that gripped the United States in the 1980s. The short of it: The "crack baby" scare that threatened to spawn a generation …

Snow and ice make China's Mount Hua pilgrimage especially dangerous | Adventure Sports Network

China’s Mount Hua: If you miss a step here, it’s a mile to the ground. Image by Aaron D. Feen/Flickr<p>The five peaks of Mount Hua have been vertical …

This $5 lamp is powered by gravity (and just destroyed its funding target on Indiegogo)

A lamp for $5 that does not require any electrical power source?<p>It may sound like an impossible dream, but two designers in London have built functioning prototypes of GravityLight, a cheap way for people in developing countries t0 light homes, recharge batteries, or power a radio. And they just …

70 Photos That Will Take Your Breath Away

We here at DPShots believe that the easiest way to learn photography is to learn it by example. Every now and then we come up with some amazing …

Anamorphic Sculptures

London-based artist Jonty Hurwitz creates ‘Anamorphic Sculptures’ which only reveal themselves once facing a reflective cylinder. Hurwitz took an …