Linda Mercer

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Sleep cycles: Why do some people stay up late and others get up early?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><b>Answer by Suzanne Sadedin, Ph.D. in zoology from Monash University:</b><p>Advertisement<p>Your sleep cycle is …

Felt, An iPad App For Creating and Sending Real Greeting Cards

Felt is an app that allows users to create a handwritten greeting card using their iPad and have it printed and sent to anyone anywhere in the United …

I Don’t Want Your Fucking App, A Blog Dedicated to Mobile Websites That Ask Users to Download Their App

<i>I Don’t Want Your Fucking App</i> is a Tumblr blog that responds to the many mobile websites that ask users to download apps before allowing them to view …

Photographer Takes Portraits of Her 5-Year-Old Daughter Dressed as Famous Women from History

<i>Amelia Earhart</i><p>To commemorate her daughter Emma’s fifth birthday, and to provide her with strong role models, photographer Jaime Moore took portraits …

The Luckiest Village in the World

It was a tiny town of farmers, a village where everyone knew everyone and nearly all struggled to make ends meet. But then, a few days before Christmas, they won the largest lottery in the history of Spain. The entire town. All of them. (Well, almost all of them.) Instantly, Sodeto became known as …

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Photovine: A Flipboard-Like iOS app for Your Photos

Remember Slide, that social technology company acquired by Google way back in 2010? No? Well, just to jog your memory, one of the first products to emerge from that acquisition was an iOS (yup) app called Photovine, which rolled out in July 2011.<p>In the build up to launch, Slide had been teasing the …

Miles Morgan Landscape Photography

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How to Photograph a Volcano

There aren’t many things that Nature can cook up that will deter the determination and daring of human beings, but volcanoes certainly come close. …

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Letter to Our Readers

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Have you ever wanted to save something awesome you found on your Flipboard? Maybe it was a beautiful place you …

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Are horses 'lazy' or just bored, ask scientists

Horses are "lazy" - or at least have little interest in academic research - a new study has found.<p>Since the dawn of time, they have seemed man’s hardest working animal companion – performing stoically as a method of transport, a weapon of war and a beast of burden, as well as a variety of sporting …