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World’s First Ever Glass Violin [Beautiful]

Hirom Glass Violin is a product of Hario Glass Co. Ltd., Japan. And also, The world’s first hand made glass violin. This remarkable piece of art …

Happy Birthday, Selena Gomez!

Photo: Getty Images<p>Selena Gomez's career is a teen dream come true. At just 15, her star status rose when she was cast in Disney's <i>Wizards of Waverly Place</i>; at 17, she launched her own fashion line, Dream Out Loud; at 19, she dated megastar Justin Bieber; and at 20, she already has three studio …

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A desktop factory

Diego Porqueras' Deezmaker store in Pasadena is a geeky version of Santa's workshop, brimming with action figures, chess pieces and jewelry.<p>But instead of relying on elves, Porqueras has built his own one-man factory using 3-D printers capable of churning out plastic objects within a few hours. He …

Why acupuncture is giving sceptics the needle

You can't get crystal healing on the NHS. The Department of Health doesn't fund faith healing. And most doctors believe magnets are best stuck on …

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Kill Barred Owls to Save Spotted Owls

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) is playing owl god in the forests of the Northwest to save the endangered northern spotted owl. In order to …

Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy of an artist

If Leonardo da Vinci’s uncannily accurate studies of the human body had been published in his lifetime, they would have changed the course of science, says Alastair Sooke.<p>One day, probably during the winter of 1507-08, <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b> found himself chatting with an old man in the hospital of Santa …

In Pretty Colors, Sous Vide Invades The Home Kitchen

Looking at a new breed of gadgets that are giving controlled-temperature cooking a stylish domesticity.<p>We are creeping closer to the inevitable time when sous vide will be a mainstream technique in home kitchens. Sous vide, for those who need a refresher, is the increasingly popular method of …

Sealed coffin found near Richard III grave site in Leicester

Another body has been recovered from the Leicester car park where the remains of Richard III were discovered last year – but while a king of England …