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Beer-Tapping Physics: Why A Hit To A Bottle Makes A Foam Volcano

Beer tapping: the classic jerk party move, now scientifically explained. Credit: Morgan Walker/NPR<p>Ah, the old beer-tapping prank: One strong hit on the top of an open beer bottle, and poof! Your IPA explodes into a brewski volcano.<p>"In one second, most of your beer has really turned into foam," says …

CES 2013: Wrap This Goop Around Your Fingers Then Smash Them With A Hammer

A super weird, rubbery non-Newtonian fluid that could be the next great material to protect your gadgets.<p>We were strolling through one of CES's auxiliary events, actually on our way to the bar, when we noticed a big clear tub of orange goo. Curious! Then we saw the rep for that company grab a …

A Backyard Library by 3rdSpace

You might have noticed a trend over the last five or so years that takes the home office or guest room outside of the house and into the backyard. …

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Wattpad: Serialise Your Writing And Build An Audience

The biggest challenge for all authors and publishers, especially self-publishers, is getting their books noticed by readers. Whilst it’s nice to think that all you need to do is chuck your work up on Amazon, for the vast majority of books, that’s not enough. As I’ve said before, Amazon is not a …

Give It 100: Create a 100-Day Video Time-Lapse of the Journey Towards Your Goals

Back in July, we shared a viral “Dance-Lapse” video put together by former Microsoft exec Karen Cheng that showed the amazing progress she made …

6 Unexpected Ways Writing Can Transform Your Health

When is the last time you wrote something? <i>Really</i> wrote something, putting pen to paper, and not just typing away an email or report on a computer or smartphone. If it's been awhile, you might want to consider getting back into the practice -- writing (whether it be expressive writing, like you …

The Healing Power Writing Can Have For Teens

<i>In</i> Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock, New York Times <i>bestselling author Matthew Quick unflinchingly examines the impossible choices that must be made when a student brings a gun to school--and the light in us all that never goes out.</i><p>When I was a high school English teacher, each year there were always one …