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Biology's Big Problem: There's Too Much Data to Handle

Twenty years ago, sequencing the human genome was one of the most ambitious science projects ever attempted. Today, compared to the collection of …

Lasers 3-D Print A Home For Bacteria

Microscopic bacteria cages contain communities for study.<p>Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin are building a zoo. You can't visit its inhabitants, or look inside, but it's filled with cages where entire communities can thrive. Microscopic cages. Made out of what's basically Jell-O. Oh, …

Meet The Sourpuss Gene

A genetic variant predisposes people to perceive events more negatively than others.<p>The inability to look on the bright side might have a genetic basis. A new study from the University of British Columbia has found a genetic variant might make the negative more salient than the positive for its …

Psychology

The Olsen Twins' Homemade Hair Trick Is Too Easy Not To Try

Attaining Olsen hair is akin to finding a four-leaf clover in a grassy field: You have to unexpectedly stumble upon it.<p>While those casually tousled-but-not-messy, silky waves are mostly the result of good genes (and a few days sans shampoo, no doubt), Mary-Kate and Ashley's longtime hairstylist has …

8 Comfortable Clothing Items To Wear When It's THAT Time Of The Month

It's that time of the month and all you want to do is cozy up in sweats and your college sweatshirt... and a pint of Ben and Jerry's Half Baked ice cream. But it's the middle of the week and you have to be in the office in an hour dressed in business casual attire, looking perky and</b> …

How to Apply Rainbow Eyeshadow

Pink, orange, yellow, green, and blue eye shadows are great alone, but they are even better when combined to create beautiful rainbow eyes. The look …

How to Make Kool Aid Sherbet

1<p><b>Combine the ingredients.</b> In a large bowl, use a wooden spoon to thoroughly combine the milk, sugar, and Kool-Aid.<p>2<p><b>Pour the mixture in an 8x8 inch</b> …

How to Do Paint Splatter Nails

Can I use a color other than white for the base coat?<p>wikiHow Contributor<p>Sure! I personally recommend that you use white, but any other color is okay …

How to Make a Vintage Gift Tag

Looking for a different way to present your gift to that someone special and don't want to use the same old pedestrian gift tag? Turn a vintage music …

How to Color Block Your Nails

1<p><b>Choose which color blocking method you want to use.</b> There are two main ways to color block your nails:<p>The first involves using sticky tape to create …

How to Make a Pillow Stand for iPad

A pillow stand can make life a lot easier for you when using your iPad. It will cushion the iPad and keep it upright, as well as serving as a very …

How to Make a Simple Origami Lotus Flower

With a piece of paper and some clever folding, you can make a delicate origami lotus flower. This guide will help you get on your way by teaching you …

How to Make a Duct Tape Pencil Case

1<p><b>Gather the pens and pencils you'd like to carry in your case.</b> You can make this design to size, if you know what size you'd like. Measure the …

How to Make a Pencil Bag

Community Tested<p>Making your own pencil bag is a great way to use up scrap fabric that you love but that isn't large enough for bigger craft projects. …