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100 Diagrams That Changed the World by Scott Christianson. From The Earliest Cave Paintings to the Innovation of the iPod

Infographics are cool (and trending) but you know what is cool? 100 most important diagrams that changed the human history, Scott Christianson decide to compile the most awesome diagrams in this book: you think that prismatic circle that you see on photoshop is a creation from Adobe, well Moses Harris did it in 1766, do you remember Dante’s Inferno, well there’s a diagram for that, phases of the moon? Yeah Galileo did it, and of course Da Vinci Vitruvian Man is there too.

"How to Grow Orchids" | Are You Unintentionally Poisoning Your Plant?

"How to Care for Orchids" | A Trick to Get Your Orchid to Bloom Longer

"Orchids Care" | How to Get Longer-Lasting Blooms | OrchidsMadeEasy.com

How to Get Orchids to Bloom and Rebloom

01 of 08<p>Not Enough Light<p>Inadequate light is the number one reason orchids refuse to bloom or rebloom. Dendrobium, cattleya, and cymbidium orchids are …

The fury of our sun captured in never-before-seen detail

Normally it's harmful to stare at the sun, but for researchers at the NJIT’s Big Bear Solar Observatory, that's their job. Stripping away the danger with its New Solar Telescope (NST), the team used its newly-equipped spectrometer to help capture the clearest images of the sun's atmosphere to date, …

Before the Beatles crossed Abbey Road.

Like Sleeping On A Cloud: Kulle Daybed

I admit, I’ve wanted to take a nap on this from the moment my sleepy eyes laid upon it. The Kulle Daybed was designed by Stefanie Schissler as a way …

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Astrocytes (in red) are the most abundant cell in the brain and help support neurons (in green) by recycling old cellular byproducts and…

Astrocytes (in red) are the most abundant cell in the brain and help support neurons (in green) by recycling old cellular byproducts and regulating a healthy environment for neuronal function. Unlike other organs of the body where an injury results in a fibrous scar, the brain instead forms an astrocyte scar to promote neuron survival.<p><i>Image by Dr. Shelley Jacobs, McMaster University.</i>

Nobel Prize Winners Are Put to the Task of Drawing Their Discoveries

Robert Laughlin, 1998 Nobel Prize winner in physics. Laughlin and his colleagues were awardedfor their discovery of a new form of quantum fluid with …

New Clues for How to Remember Dreams

A new study suggests that there are distinct differences in brain function between people who remember their dreams and those who don't.<p>This morning, I woke up with a very strong memory of staging a political coup in my sleep. Why I happened to remember my dream so vividly when I woke up, it's hard …

Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried avocado and sneer in disgust. Those who would mini-puke at the very thought of putting …

Gene study uncovers origins of many common cancers | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Researchers in Britain have set out the first comprehensive map of mutational processes behind the development of tumors - work that should in future lead to better ways to treat and prevent a wide range of cancers.<p>In a study published in the journal Nature on Wednesday, …

Do Food Rituals Make Food Taste Better?

When I was a kid, I wouldn't come too close to my sandwich unless the crusts were carefully trimmed away (looking back, I can't believe my mom did …

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Genetic map of cancer reveals trails of mutation that lead to disease

Map shows how 20 patterns of mutation drive 30 cancer types, pointing the way to prevention and treatment strategies<p>The first detailed map of genetic faults that cause cancers is published today, offering profound insights into the disease.<p>The map describes more than 20 "genetic signatures", or …