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Jawbone Up data shows how many people woke up during Sunday's Napa earthquake

Sleep tracking is one of the best features of the Jawbone Up fitness tracker, but it could serve a purpose beyond helping you feel less groggy in the morning. Jawbone's data science team has collated the sleep information from last night in northern California — which was hit by its biggest …

Physicists create tractor beam made of water

A water-based tractor beam that could contain oil spills and manipulate floating objects cannot yet be explained by mathematical theory.<p>A surprising new technique created by a team of physicists led by Professor Michael Shats at the Australian National University reveals that simple wave generators …

Quantum Mechanics

Kanye West booed for latest onstage rant

Kanye Westhas never been one to mince words.<p>For better or worse (worse if you're a president, pop star or a fashion house), you can count on West to speak his mind -- even if you just want to hear him plow through his catalog of hits.<p>In what's become customary, West dedicated some of his stage time …

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New Electronic Music Chart: Top 10 Dubstep Songs Of The Week

47<p>SHARES<p>I don't have anything particularly clever to say this week, but what I do have are 10 very great dubstep tracks that I think you should …

Smart ForTwo owner misses point, swaps in big block V8

He's not actually a Smart ForTwo owner – he's a guy who built a custom chassis with a Chevrolet big block at the front that can fit a ForTwo body. And yes, there's almost nothing under that diminutive skin except a tube frame, an engine and a seat – the driver's helmet can't be more than a few …

Pagani Zonda F assaults rev limiter, eardrums

Audio recording for video games is hard work.<p>The Pagani workshop is where fairy tales are born—carbon autoclaves firing away while F1-style pushrod dampers are being assembled. Bespectacled Horatio bustles around like Geppetto, handcrafting little steampunk-ish interior bits by hand. And every so …

Jellyfish House in Marbella, Spain by Wiel Arets Architects

The Refined Architecture of the Jellyfish House in Marbella, Spain.<p>Wiel Arets Architects have designed the Jellyfish House located in Marbella, …


Photographer Peter Belanger, the Man Behind Apple's Product Images

Peter Belanger is on top of his game. With one of the most sought after gigs in the industry as his account, he certainly has distinguished himself …

San Francisco

Hamann BMW M5 F10 Ride, Fast Accelerations and Sound!

Unique Bubble Palace by Antti Lovag

<i>1</i><p>Stairways used to be just a set of steps. Now designers have made it a feature in itself serving different uses. Which is exactly what you see in …


Is Google Making Us Stupid?

What the Internet is doing to our brains<p>"Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave?” So the supercomputer HAL pleads with the implacable astronaut Dave Bowman in a famous and weirdly poignant scene toward the end of Stanley Kubrick’s <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>. Bowman, having nearly …

The Land That Time and Money Forgot

But in the end, much of it came back to the city itself, the peculiar case of New York. That much was clear a few weeks ago, when I attended a …

New York City

Buzz Bissinger Shopping Addiction Story | GQ

In the past few years, I've bought eighty-one leather jackets. Dozens of boots and leather gloves. I've purchased pants that cost $5,000. I own a $22,000 coat. This winter I took a tour of Milan's Fashion Week (all expenses paid by Gucci, in appreciation of my many, many purchases), where I spent …

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New Zealand

New in the Shop: Matt Molloy's Gorgeous Smeared Skies

Last November, Matt Molloy busted out into the art scene with his gorgeous smeared sky photos. Stacking as much as 100 to 200 photos into one, he gave us a new way to enjoy the view right above our heads. By experimenting with new techniques, he found a creative new way to use timelapse photos. As …


Street Artist Roadsworth Transforms the Streets of Montreal into a Visual Playground

Street Artist Roadsworth Transforms the Streets of Montreal into a Visual Playground.

Ressence's Super-Sexy Type 3 Watch

At 30 large this isn't a watch any of us mortals will be buying anytime soon, but the design of the Ressence Type 3 is fascinating enough that you'll …

Seller Submission: 27k-Mile 1967 VW 21 Window Bus

Says the seller: “Original and complete. 2nd owner has had it since 1971. 27000 original miles. Original Paint.NO bondo, no repaints, Dent free nose. …

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As Friday winds down and we await the three day-weekend with bated breath, take a few moments to enjoy the best of Dwell.com from...<p>Dwell.com is never short of informative, inspiring, and engaging articles and slideshows for your viewing pleasure, but with 50...<p>The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: …

Palm Springs

Google Poetics

Electric Guitar

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6 Types of Light Every Photographer Should Be Prepared For

Light is one of the most important elements in any photograph. Whether a grand landscape or an intimate portrait, light can make or break an image. …