Benjamin Dueñas Figueroa

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The Lancia Stratos Zero Sounds Just as Crazy as It Looks

Back when concepts were real, running cars.<p>The Lancia Stratos Zero concept is already one of the coolest things on four wheels. It gets even cooler once you hear it run.<p><i>Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose of car sounds designed to help you kick that caffeine habit.</i><p>Watch the full YouTube …

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Una Hasselblad 503CX de Lego podría estar en tu colección

Muchos quisiéramos conseguir una buena Hasselblad a un precio cómodo. Y, <b>gracias a la imaginación de una usuaria de la plataforma de Lego Ideas</b>, una …

Cuando Richard Avedon se convirtió en un fotógrafo comprometido con 'Nothing personal'

Richard Avedon es uno de los fotógrafos más importantes de la historia. Personalmente creo que es el dios de la fotografía, si la cámara admitiera la …

Frikis que dominaron el mundo

Se reían de ellos por cualquier cosa: por sus gustos, por su manera de vestir, por ser empollones o por pasarse horas y horas encerrados en el garaje de su casa 'trasteando' con maquinitas. Pero el paso del tiempo les ha dado la razón y ese rollo 'nerd' les hizo triunfar: en el día del orgullo …

Tall stories: the weird world of Hong Kong's rooftops – in pictures

From badminton to bonsai pruning to a precarious nap, it’s all going on high above the packed streets of Kowloon, Hong Kong. This series by Romain Jacquet-Lagrèz is a record of life in one of the world’s densest neighbourhoods

How India’s Fishermen Turn Ocean Plastic Into Roads

Kollam, India<p>In an innovative project, fishermen in Kerala collect ocean plastic for recycling, cleaning the ocean in the process.<p><i>Kadalamma</i>—Mother Sea—that’s what Xavier Peter calls the Arabian Sea. His own mother gave him life, but Kadalamma gave him purpose, a livelihood. She has provided for …

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Crea páginas web en versión móvil de manera fácil y divertida con Wix

Autor:<p>Inicio » Recomendaciones » Páginas Web Móviles<p>Para que tu página se encuentre bien posicionada en los resultados de Google, es indispensable …

El experimento más riguroso realizado hasta la fecha confirma –oh, sorpresa– que el EMDrive no funciona

El <b>EmDrive</b> es un motor ideado por el ingeniero británico Roger Shawyer que básicamente consiste en un microondas acoplado a un cono metálico …

Sale al mercado la primera colección de ropa interior unisex

TomboyX, la marca de lencería para todos<p>Después de que Savage x Fenty, la firma de lencería de Rihanna, causará furor con su primera linea de prendas apta para todos los cuerpos y bolsillos. La marca TomboyX ha lanzado una colección de ropa interior unisex, que abarca diferentes tonos y una amplia …

¿Existe el culo perfecto? Esta fitness blogger nos demuestra que sí... pero solo en Instagram

En los últimos tiempos, parece que cada vez hay más mujeres, <i>instagrammers</i> conocidas o anónimas, que se han propuesto quitar los filtros a esa red …

Brilliantly Secure and Beautifully Designed Bike Accessories

Beautiful bicycles deserve equally beautiful accessories, but more importantly, accessories that match one another. These accessories can also be …

Can English remain the 'world's favourite' language?

<b>English is spoken by hundreds of millions of people worldwide, but do the development of translation technology and "hybrid" languages threaten its status?</b><p>Which country boasts the most English speakers, or people learning to speak English?<p>The answer is China.<p>According to a study published by …

Instagram ahora permite compartir publicaciones en nuestras 'stories' (al fin)

Se acabó eso de subir a <i>stories</i> una captura de cada nueva publicación que hagamos en Instagram y añadir uno de los famosos <i>gifs</i> de «new post». Con su …

la expo fotográfica que muestra que las derrotas amorosas también merecen ser celebradas

'Love Is Not A Victory March' del fotógrafo mexicano Tony Solis abre este fin de semana en la Ciudad de México.<p><i>Este artículo ha sido publicado por i-D México.</i><p>Tony Solis ha sido parte esencial del panorama fotográfico de México desde los dosmil, mostrando su versión de la fragilidad masculina a …

Las calorías no son lo único que importa para adelgazar: estos son los factores que influyen (y cómo se relacionan entre ellos)

<b>¿Has escuchado alguna vez que lo único que importa en una dieta es el número de calorías que tenga?</b> Pues ya puedes ir olvidándote de ello. Las …

Earth - The chameleon the size of an ant

Finding a mate in the giant world is challenging. It's somewhat hazardous when you risk being run over by a millipede.<p>The Madagascan dwarf chameleon (<i>Brookesia minima</i>) was long believed to be the world's tiniest reptile until a smaller species, <i>Brookesia micra,</i> was described in 2012.<p>While they may …

The young Afghan who created a wheelchair superhero

Outlook Inspirations nominee Mohammad Sayed is a young, disabled Afghan who was abandoned by his family and spent his childhood living in a hospital.<p>After being adopted and taken to the US, he designed a comic superhero called Wheelchair Man, based on his own life story.<p><i>Mohammad is just one of the</i> …

Tomorrow's World - What do my Instagram posts reveal?

What do my Instagram posts reveal?<p>FromBBC Taster<p>1. The science of your Instagram posts<p>FromBBC Taster<p>Why is it some things we post on Instagram have much bigger engagement than others? Can we apply a formula to the way we react to different images?<p>Using artificial intelligence, Tomorrow's World has …

Why did Walmart buy India's Flipkart?

<b>Global retail giant Walmart has paid $16bn (£11.8bn) for a majority stake in Flipkart, India's biggest online retailer, making this the world's largest ever e-commerce acquisition.</b><p>Walmart, best known for its grocery stores, discount department stores and hypermarkets, is ubiquitous in the US. But …

Recapturing waste phosphorus for the future

A new project aims to boost finite supplies of the chemical element phosphorus.<p>Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University are part of an EU-funded scheme to conserve the element which is vital for food production.<p>Microscopic algae and wool trap the phosphorus in waste water and sewage sludge, …

Red tide: Electric blue waves wash California shore

A dazzling neon blue tide in San Diego, California, has filled its beaches with electric aqua colours.<p>By day the plankton turn the water red, but come nightfall they radiate a blue glow when the algae are disturbed by movement, such as waves crashing on to the shoreline.<p>Bioluminescent light shows …

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New ideas about how stars die help solve a decades-old mystery

New ideas about stellar evolution help explain why astronomers see so many bright planetary nebulae where they ought not be.

The Vulnerability of Pit Bulls, in Photos

When the photographer Sophie Gamand first pitched her <i>Pit Bull Flower Power</i> book to publishers, she faced resistance. One suggested, “Nobody cares …

How #HotPersonInAWheelchair is fighting hate on Twitter

<b>A US YouTuber has inspired a Twitter campaign after she read a tweet that said: "Nothing sadder than a hot person in a wheelchair."</b><p>The tweet that got Annie Segarra so annoyed was actually four years old. It had been written by author Ken Jennings, known in the US for winning the classic TV game …

Coping with the loss of a pet

<b>Reports in the media say the Queen has been left "heartbroken" by the loss of her corgi Willow, who famously appeared in a film with Daniel Craig's James Bond during the London Olympics' opening ceremony.</b><p>Pets are members of the family, and it can feel like a huge loss when they pass away.<p>So how can …

European women twice as likely to be blonde as men, study says

<b>Women from European descent are twice as likely to be naturally blonde as men, according to new research.</b><p>The largest ever genetic study on pigmentation looked at nearly 300,000 people of European descent.<p>It found 124 new genes that play a major role in determining human hair colour variation.<p>The …

Why do people enjoy taking part in chilli-eating contests?

<b>For some people putting chillies in a meal can ruin it completely, while for others they're necessary for food to be as tasty as can be.</b><p>But there's also a third category of people who seek out the hottest chillies around - and eat them in competitions.<p>"It does become almost sort of addictive in a …

Child mental health 'must be national priority' in Wales

<b>Tackling emotional and mental health issues in children must become a national priority, a report has said.</b><p>There must be a greater focus on prevention to avoid children suffering "unnecessary distress" and services being overloaded, according to the assembly's children committee.<p>It has called for …

Lessons delivered by taxi, truck and boat

<b>If children can't get to lessons, a project in rural Cambodia is showing how lessons can be brought to them.</b><p>Tuk- tuks, the motorised rickshaws used across south-east Asia, are delivering textbooks and lessons to remote villages in a scheme known as "Book Book Tuk-Tuk".<p>It can be difficult and …

'Nappies are like clothes, it's a fashion thing'

<b>When Ixchel Anaya become pregnant aged 22, little did she know that it would spark a business idea that she would take global.</b><p>An interior design student at the time back in 2009, her newborn son would get bad rashes from disposable nappies.<p>Living in the Mexican city of Irapuato, 300km (186 miles) …