Kelly Curry

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Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society

‘No civil discourse, no cooperation; misinformation, mistruth.’<p>Another former Facebook executive has spoken out about the harm the social network is doing to civil society around the world. Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007 and became its vice president for user growth, said he …

How to stop over 400 sites logging everything you type: A complete list of every site using session replay scripts

Here's how you can protect yourself from one of the biggest security flaws on the internet<p>You've read the news about session replay scripts and how …

Information Security

How often you actually need to shower, according to science

When was the last time you showered?<p>If you're like most people, the answer is probably less than 24 hours ago.<p>There's no official protocol for how often to shower, but folks around the world — in countries like India, the US, Spain, and Mexico — all bathe about once a day (either with soap or …

Dry Skin

Scientists Found a Way to Stop Aging in Human Cells

They targeted telomeres, caps on chromosomes whose length roughly corresponds to age.<p>The only sure thing in life is that all of us one day will die. Humans have long been trying to achieve immortality, or at least live for 100 years and beyond. Some people think we're getting closer, and new …

Why Sleep Is So Important When You're Trying to Build Muscle

You can do intense workouts, eat the right foods, and take the right supplements, but your muscles won’t grow without decent sleep.<p>This video from …

Sleep

Check Out These Spectacular Images Captured by a Pilot From the Cockpit of a Boeing 747 Cargo Plane

Christiaan van Heijst is a Senior First Officer flying Boeing for Cargolux, one of Europe’s major cargo airlines. And as you can see from these …

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Friday Open Thread: What’s the tiniest place you've ever lived?

Have you lived in a micro apartment or tiny home? Tell us about it<p>Tiny houses. Micro apartments. Efficiency units. Converted boats. Here in Seattle we've got a lot of names for what all amounts to living in a very cramped quarters.<p>The city is full of options for those who choose to live in tiny …

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Israeli solution for world's oil addiction: Engineered algae

You could be growing your own car fuel in some scummy green tank in your living room one day, with or without engineered fluorescent fish inside. No, …

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Science says it is impossible for men and women to be just friends

It is one of the oldest questions in the book: can men and women really be <i>just</i> friends?<p>You would think we have a definitive answer to this question, …

The Mystery of Love-Science: Why Do You Fall in Love? - OLBlog

We call it love. It feels like love. But the mostexhilarating of all human emotions is probably nature’s beautiful way of keeping the human species …

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Today we will see a project where sustainability equals sophistication! <i>Christina</i> <i>Menezes Architects</i>, based in Brazil, came with the beautiful concept …

Green Design

New option for building a house: A large Pre-fab house that's low budget and elegant

We all dream of having our very own home, and such dreams are invariably about far more than average buildings. As you may have discovered living in …

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Students design beautiful homes for mass-production at just $20,000 each

1/14<p>20K project by Rural Studio at Art Farm Serenbe<p>High-quality design and affordability don’t have to be mutually exclusive—just ask the …

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Top 20 Tiny Home Designs and their Costs - Smart Green Living Ideas

If you don’t want or can’t afford a brand spanking new, five bedroom home that occupies 4,000 sq. ft., don’t despair! 😉 There’s still a chance for …

Smartphone batteries with twice the life may arrive in 2017

SolidEnergy is preparing to commercialize its "lithium metal" tech.<p>A type of lithium battery that could make gasoline-powered cars obsolete is on track to be commercialized, according to <i>MIT</i> <i>News</i>. The "lithium metal" batteries, developed by MIT spin-off SolidEnergy, can reportedly pack the same …

Clean Energy

A traditional bungalow with modern style

Today's home tour takes a look at a little bungalow that is really a reimagining of conventional bungalow design we are used to seeing in places like …

Neuroscience research reveals a simple daily ritual that can make you happier

Actually, I'm wrong…<p>The research says we're really big on touching — our phones, that is. People touch their phones 85 times a day.<p>But how many times a day do you touch <i>someone else</i>? Probably not nearly as often. That's kinda messed up, don't ya think?<p>You need to touch people more. It will improve …

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A Tiny Apartment's Jaw-Dropping Micro Interior Design

Here, the secret behind fitting a large kitchen, home theater, gym facilities, and cat-friendly areas into a 300-square-foot flat.<p>Like many large cities, Hong Kong is a pricey place to live. Because of that, it's no surprise residents looking for property in the expensive urban center of the 7 …

Interior Design