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15 Fence Planters That’ll Have You Loving Your Privacy Fence Again

If you’ve got a fenced in yard, you’ve got a perfect opportunity to expand your garden in a truly unique, attractive way. Whether your backyard is …

Landscaping

Mysterious company is using Facebook to build a massive facial-recognition database

Facebook has been under fire for its handling of personal data, but what companies around the world can do with that data is even more …

Social Media

One machine to rule them all: A ‘Master Algorithm’ may emerge sooner than you think

It’s excusable if you didn’t notice it when a scientist named Daniel J. Buehrer, a retired professor from the National Chung Cheng University in Taiwan, published a white paper earlier this month proposing a new class of math that could lead to the birth of machine consciousness. Keeping up with …

Artificial Intelligence

Company Aims To Become ‘Amazon Of Sharing Economy’ With Blockchain App

A company is building a Blockchain-based system to eliminate fragmentation in the sharing economy – and creating a single app that gives users access …

Blockchain

How to Create a Film Look for Your Photos From Scratch in Lightroom

The film look is currently enjoying a resurgence, and with that have come many preset packs and the like. While some of those are great, practicing …

Tutorials

If You Thought Quantum Mechanics Was Weird, Wait Till You Hear About Entangled Time

In the summer of 1935, the physicists Albert Einstein and Erwin Schrödinger engaged in a rich, multifaceted and sometimes fretful correspondence …

Quantum Mechanics

Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

The market for Lithium (Li) is about to explode.<p>What we are witnessing now is nothing less that the transition from a carbon- to a lithium-based …

Lithium

21 Delicious Keto Snacks That'll Convince You to Try the Diet Out

You might not know the ins and outs of the ketogenoc diet, but you've probably heard of it or seen it hashtagged on one of your social feeds. The …

Nutrition

Photo Essay: Revisit the Midcentury Classics of Palm Springs and Beyond

Turning a new eye toward the landmarks and the legends of the desert modern oasis (and its neighbors).<p>Most developers took ordinary materials—corrugated iron and glass, aluminum with baked-enamel finishes, concrete block, striated plywood, pecky cypress—and pushed and adapted them. Steel was prime, …

Architecture

Janssen Announces FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation For Erdafitinib In The Treatment Of Metastatic Urothelial Cancer

Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 08:00am EDT<p>March 15 (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson<p>::JANSSEN ANNOUNCES U.S. FDA BREAKTHROUGH THERAPY DESIGNATION FOR ERDAFITINIB IN THE TREATMENT OF METASTATIC UROTHELIAL CANCER.JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICAL - BREAKTHROUGH THERAPY DESIGNATION BASED ON DATA FROM MULTICENTER, OPEN-LABEL …

Biotechnology

Martis Camp

Sited on a hillside near Lake Tahoe, Martis Camp uses an L-shape to take advantage of the surrounding views. The exterior facade takes cues from its …

Architecture

Barnes and Noble’s new app makes finding your next read less overwhelming

‘What book should I read next?’<p>For publishers and authors, book discovery is a continual challenge. Sites like Amazon, Goodreads, and Smashwords contain hundreds of millions of books, which makes the task of connecting a reader to the right read difficult amid the clutter. This week, Barnes and …

Apps

The 3 Week Diet Says It'll Help You Lose More Than 12 Pounds

It sounds promising. But does it actually work?<p>There's a lot you can accomplish in three weeks. You can binge watch a few seasons of your favorite show on Netflix. You can even break in new running shoes.<p>Something that's not as easy to do in 21 days? Lose a ton of weight.<p>Enter: The 3 Week Diet by …

Fitness

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

Tutorials

Do Just 1 Thing Differently to Learn Faster and Remember Longer: No Extra Time, Effort, or Technology Required

You don't even have to change the manner in which you study or practice. You only have to do this.<p>Even though many people feel that success is all about whom you know, success is almost always based on <i>what</i> you know. That's why so many people want to learn faster, retain more information, and …

Learning

Scientists Discover New Human Organ By Chance

A routine endoscopy—a procedure that involves inserting a camera into a person’s intestinal tract—may have led to the discovery of a previously …

Cancer Cells

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

Buy this magical indoor-outdoor house that disappears into the landscape

The Rosebery House by Andresen O’Gorman Architects is located just outside Brisbane, Australia<p>A true indoor-outdoor experience, if ever there were one. Designed by noted practice Andresen O’Gorman Architects in 1995, the Rosebery House sits in a secluded grove on the far side of a gully in Highgate …

Architecture

Scientists Propose a 'Mirror Universe' Where Time Moves Backwards - Mysterious Times

Two separate teams of physicists have been examining the flow of time in the Universe, and they’ve proposed that some 14 billion years ago, the Big …

Physics

Mystery as UFO hunter posts images of huge spherical object in front of the Sun that was captured by NASA cameras

As scientists continue with their hunt for extraterrestrial life, a new paper published in the journal Astrobiology proposes that alien microbial …

‘A grand illusion’: seven days that shattered Facebook’s facade

Revelations about the depths of Facebook’s failure to protect our data have finally pulled back the curtain, observers say<p>Cambridge Analytica scandal: the biggest revelations so far<p>“Dumb fucks.” That’s how Mark Zuckerberg described users of Facebook for trusting him with their personal data back in …

Cambridge Analytica

How to get perfect crispy bacon without burning it by adding one simple ingredient - and it's not oil

Crispy bacon is one of life's greatest pleasures.<p>Achieving the perfect crisp for your bacon, however, isn't always that easy - there's a fine line …

Cooking

China's 'social credit' system bans millions from travelling

It sounds like the plot line from an episode of Black Mirror set in a dystopian future, but China's “social credit” system has already seen over 12 million people slapped with domestic travel bans as punishment for bad behaviour.<p>Nine million Chinese have been banned from buying domestic flights, …

China

Concrete balcony extends from Brazilian house by Felipe Rodrigues

Brazilian architect Felipe Rodrigues has created a split-level house, with a glazed living area between thin concrete planes that project from a …

Architecture

What Elon Musk Can Teach You About Getting Funding for Your Startup

Learn from the entrepreneur's successes -- and his mistakes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If there's one person who embodies the idea of "entrepreneur," it's Elon Musk.<p>He has been responsible for the development of a large number of high-profile technology companies, …

Profit

Our new number one place to drop a number two

Opened earlier in March, the Ureddplassen rest stop is now offering refuge to those traveling along the Helgelandskysten scenic route in Norway's …

Northern Lights

Concrete House Splits In Two To Stay Close To The Forest

Not everyone would be comfortable living in such close proximity to a forest but for some this is in fact a dreamy location. The JJO House definitely …

Architecture

With 'Siren,' Unreal Engine blurs the line between CGI and reality

Epic Games has been obsessed with real-time motion capture for years, but the company is now trying to take its experiments with the technology one step further. Enter "Siren," a digital personality that it created alongside a few prominent firms in the gaming industry: Vicon, Cubic Motion, …

Epic Games

Jardins House / Drucker Arquitetos e Associados

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in an area of neighborhoods called Jardins, with single-family houses and green areas listed as …

Architecture

Media lab built from recycled shipping containers pops up in half a day

Four recycled shipping containers have found a new lease on life as Bard College’s new media lab in upstate New York. MB Architecture’s solution is …

Frank Gehry