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7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting | Inc.com

Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a variety of disciplines.<p>Websites like Coursera and edX have leveled the playing field, allowing curious students from around the world to explore …

Higher Education

How to Master the Female Orgasm in 15 Minutes | Amuse

If you’ve ever wondered if you could be having better sex, or dream of a polysexual utopia, this is a story for you.<p>The story is about a practice called Orgasmic Meditation [OM] that besides providing key words for some top-grade clickbait, has the answers to all of your questions.<p>OK, not all of …

Every Moon Photo Shot by Apollo Astronauts is Now on Flickr

Want to browse the entire collection of photos captured on the moon by Apollo astronauts with their chest-mounted Hasselblad cameras? You can now do …

NASA Releases Apollo Moon Mission Photos: Pictures

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

World Trade Center

Is the pronoun ‘I’ becoming obsolete?

Thinking of plants and animals – including humans – as independent individuals might be an oversimplification, according to modern thinking in …

The New York Subway Still Runs On Analog Technology From The 1930s

Upgrading it is slow and expensive work, but the new systems will eventually allow more trains to run on the same track.<p>The New York subway is old. You see the signs every time you ride it. The paint on the cast iron pillars is layered like the rings of a tree trunk, and if you removed the ads from …

Lightweight camping gear: how to pack

<b>YOU WINCE AT THE</b> memory of the feeling: the soles of your feet tenderised black and blue, straps cutting into your shoulder blades, your hip belt …

Top 10 Adventure Bikes for New Adventure Riders

New Adventure Bike Riders are a diverse group. Some may be completely new to riding, while others have many years of experience on other types of …

The Tech Behind Each Letter In Google’s Alphabet

Animal lovers rejoice: US court upholds law forcing Phoenix pet stores to sell rescue cats and dogs

A US court has upheld a law forcing Phoenix pet stores to only sell rescue animals, giving homeless cats and dogs a better chance at a second …

Physics Behind the Akashic Records and Stress on the Mental Body

<b>Can modern science help us understand what is behind an esoteric term “akashic records” and how it is related to what most people know as their</b> …

Blacklight Splatter Painting Makes Models into Neon Landscapes

Artists Alex Markow and Magnus Sodamin had the phosphorescent paint party of your wildest dreams.<p><i>The images below contain adult content.</i><p>What do you do with a splatter-painted warehouse that’s about to get torn down? For photographer Alex Markow, the answer was obvious: add fluorescent paint, black …

Organisers of Sand Sea & Spray invite more than 20 well known street artists from around the world to create works in an attempt to help regenerate parts of the seaside town

Recreation

Portraits of the Disappearing Tribes of the World

Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent three years between 2010 and 2013 visiting some of the indigenous cultures found in the furthest corners of our …

10 Documentary Videos For Street Photography Fans

<i>Image (c) Michael Ernest Sweet</i><p>While not all these photographers are strictly street photographers, they are, I believe, photographers that street photography fans should be acquainted with and know by name. These photographers do all have one thing in common - they are great masters. Additionally, …

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

Stealth Camping With A Truck Camper

40 Shares<p>Share Email Comments<p>Retired law enforcement officer Bryan Appleby shares his extensive experience with stealth camping in a large truck …

What Your Poop Says About Your Health

Find out the truth about your scat<p>Next to sex, few bodily functions are as private as pooping. For example, you’ve no doubt driven past a guy who pulled over to take a leak, but we’re betting the only guy you’ve seen squatting on the shoulder was changing his tire.<p>No, defecation is best executed …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Chinese man fails to notice being stabbed from sky

A Chinese man is lucky to be alive after a knife dropped from a high-rise building spiked into his head - and he didn't even notice.<p>Xiao Yunzhi was …

Elon Musk says artificial intelligence is 'potentially more dangerous than nukes'

If the robots take over, at least Elon Musk will be able to say "I told you so." The billionaire inventor loves to make the impossible possible, but he is deeply afraid of artificial intelligence (AI). On Twitter this weekend, Musk said that "we need to be super careful with AI," adding that they …

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photog Talks About the Humanistic Approach in Her Work

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Deanne Fitzmaurice sat down with Marc Silber on <i>Advancing Your Photography</i> recently to discuss how she approaches …

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

The Gi-Bike Is Electric, Foldable, And Looks Like The Future

When I head into the future in my magical time machine, I’m going to want to bring a few things with me. One of those things is a Rambo knife. Also a CD of In The Aeroplane Over The Sea. And also the Gi-Bike.<p>Created by adopted New Yorkers Agustin Agustinoy, Eric Sevillia, and Lucas Toledo, the …