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Photographer Explores the Rainbow-Colored Neighborhoods of Istanbul

Most Istanbul photos depict ancient Turkish architecture such as ornate mosques, traditional stone houses, or even mystical market streets. However, there’s also a surprising modern side to city that many people don't know about. Architect and photographer Yener Torun has been capturing the …

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Stunning Macro Photos of Delicate Butterfly Wings Look Like Shimmering Petals

Butterflies are exceptionally beautiful insects with wings covered in unique patterns and brilliant colors. On their own, these delicate creatures already stand out—but what happens when you look up-close? Artist Linden Gledhill utilizes the art of macro photography to capture the petal-like …

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Wife Sends Cheating Husband An Email

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

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MIT's jumping robot cheetah will keep you awake at night

Engineers at MIT successfully tested their robotic cheetah's ability to autonomously jump over obstacles up to 18 inches tall, becoming the first …

How the Visually Impaired Community Can Use Flipboard

Did you know that Flipboard is accessible to people who are visually impaired? We believe all people should have access to everything from current events to great stories around trends or topics they want to keep up on, which is why early on our developers ensured that Flipboard could be read out …

At Coventry University Degree Show, great art and lots of it

Why Coventry makes the top 50 student cities in the world

This year’s rankings of the 50 best student cities, put together by higher education data specialists QS, included just four UK entries this year: London, Edinburgh, Manchester – and Coventry.<p>While you could have guessed the first three, the latter may seem surprising. But students living in …

University tables: Coventry slips past Russell Group peers to enter top 20

Coventry University has nudged past many of its Russell Group peers to reach the highest position ever achieved by a former polytechnic in the Guardian league table of universities.<p>Coventry reached number 15 in the table, higher than many of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, …