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10 of Europe's best national parks … that you've probably never heard of

Photograph: Alamy<p>Vintgar Gorge, Triglav national park.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/27/1427478158484/c953cf50-91e1-4a84-8a54-656560902bcf-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>Vintgar Gorge, Triglav national …

Look At This Ridiculous Russian Supersonic Cargo Plane Concept

Just, why?<p>Never mind the fact that Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine are struggling to win a civil war--the Kremlin wants to wow the Future with a gigantic supersonic cargo plane. Named the PAK TA, the concept from Russia’s Military-Industrial Commission will be a supersonic transport than can …

Costa Rica Has Gotten All Of Its Electricity From Renewables For 75 Days Straight

Costa Rica got 100 percent of its electricity from renewables for 75 days straight this year, the state-run Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

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Concept faucet makes saving water beautiful

Water may be a liquid, but that doesn't mean it can't be shaped. If you've ever mucked about looking for water experiments on YouTube, you would have seen that it can be guided into a variety of standing waves by sound.<p>The shape of the aperture through which water flows can also be designed in such …

Audio Mixing

After 3 Years And $64M In Seed Funding, Onshape Launches The Mother Of All Products

Behind every product is a product, almost invariably a computer-aided design (CAD) software package known as Solidworks. If you are a designer and want to draft a belt buckle for a new handbag, you have to use this software to carefully extrude the metal contours so that it is ready for …

Beta Testing

What makes some people so suspicious of the findings of science?

Photograph: Columbia TriStar/Getty<p>Group Captain Lionel Mandrake, left, and General Jack D Ripper discuss the pros and cons of water fluoridisation in Stanley Kubrick’s Dr. …

Marco Rubio

First full body transplant is two years away, surgeon claims

Doctor plans to graft a living person’s head on to a donor body using procedures he believes will soon be ready<p>A surgeon says full-body transplants could become a reality in just two years.<p>Sergio Canavero, a doctor in Turin, Italy, has drawn up plans to graft a living person’s head on to a donor …

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The Real Relationship Between Conservation and Rising Water Rates

Changing Planet<p>A number of articles have been published recently which report on rising water rates across the U.S., pointing fingers firmly at dropping national water demand – and the efficient fixtures and behaviors driving that drop – as the reason.<p>While this discussion brings much-needed …

One man's uphill fight to stem childhood obesity

A short walk from the fast-food drive-throughs, taco joints and doughnut shops lining Hawaiian Gardens' palm-tree-dotted main drag, a classroom of energetic kindergartners begins a well-rehearsed routine.<p>Jutting their thumbs down and contorting their faces in theatrical frowns, the kids chant, …

Coated cells act like camo for deadly brain tumors

Brain tumors are able to go undetected by the immune system if their cells are coated with extra amounts of a specific protein.<p>The discovery, made in …

Immune System

People Go Hungry As Ozone Pollution, Climate Change Gang Up On Planet, Study Predicts

Ozone pollution, which worsens breathing problems and causes air quality warnings, may compound global warming's damage to the world's food crops, according to a new study.<p>Ground-level ozone, formed mainly from pollutants emitted by burning fossil fuels for cars, industry and power plants, …

Jeans As Stretchy As Your Leggings? Here's Proof

Our ideal day of lounging usually includes a long date with our couch and bingeing on Netflix in a pair of comfy sweats. The thought of putting on …

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Stunning Space Photos: Gemini Observatory's Advanced Laser Optics Tech (Gallery)

Gemini South Observatory Advanced Optics<p>Credit: Gemini Observatory/AURA - Image taken by Manuel Paredes<p>The Gemini South telescope in Chile is seen, …

Stargazer Snaps Amazing View of Andromeda Galaxy (Photo)

Observing from a small village in the Apennine Mountain range in Italy, astrophotographer Lorenzo Comolli took this spectacular image of the …

Andromeda Galaxy

Nigerian Student Converts a VW Beetle into a $6,000 Wind- and Solar-Powered Car

Nigerian student Segun Oyeyiola converted a Volkswagen Beetle into a wind- and solar-powered car perfect for the country’s extreme weather. A student …

Celestia is a space game that has you sing to save a newborn star

The vocal interaction music game <i>Celestia</i> is a charming experience where players sing various tones to guide a newborn star in order for it to survive and grow.<p>"When you start in the first level you are small," creator Cheng Yang told Polygon. "She's orbiting a huge star in the first level and she …

Baja Ceviche Tostadas

Make the ceviche: In a large bowl, combine halibut, shrimp, and juice. Allow to marinate for 20 minutes. Drain and discard all but ½ cup juice. Add …

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