David Soler

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Fascinating Photos Explore the Untouched Life of a 200-Year-Old Fishing Village in Nigeria

Makoko is a 200-year-old fishing village built on the bank of the Lagos Lagoon in Nigeria. Lagos has recently become one of Nigeria’s economic …

Automata - Trailer #1

Antonio Banderas

London fashion week spring/summer 2015: the best show invites

Before the shows comes the invitations. Foam fingers, arts and crafts and a vintage reference to Madonna? These invites, including Giles, Vivienne Westwood and Ashley Williams, beat the stiff competition at London fashion week

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Joan Rivers: In pictures

<b>Joan Rivers, the straight-talking New York queen of comedy and scandal who entertained TV audiences for almost 50 years, has died.</b><p>Rivers started her career in the 1960s as a stage actress and a performer in New York's comedy clubs before getting her big break as a guest on The Tonight Show Starring …

Killer Heels: the art of the stiletto – in pictures

From traditional Japanese stacked sandals to weird rubber creations by Zaha Hadid and Prada tongues in flames, high-heeled shoes tower provocatively above all other footwear in women’s – and men’s – imaginations. A new exhibition traces their first steps in the 16th century through to modern …

The Last Passenger Pigeon Died 100 Years Ago Today

Even after the species went extinct, people still reported "seeing" them in the wild.<p>One hundred years ago today, the scientific community mourned the passing of a very important bird. Her name was Martha (after George Washington’s wife), and she was the last known passenger pigeon to have existed. …

Birds

Burning Man 2014

Every year, participants in the Burning Man Festival descend on the playa of Nevada's Black Rock Desert to form a temporary city -- a self-reliant community populated by performers, artists, free spirits, and more. Last week, an estimated 65,000 people came to Burning Man 2014 from all over the …

11 tricks to make your Android run faster

It’s frustrating to drop several hundred dollars on a high-end smartphone only to find that the smooth and speedy performance you expected remains elusive. Mid-rangers and the budget end of the market are even more prone to stuttering and lag. There are various ways to speed up that Android …

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Psychology: Why bad news dominates the headlines

Why are newspapers and TV broadcasts filled with disaster, corruption and incompetence? It may be because we’re drawn to depressing stories without realising, says psychologist Tom Stafford.<p>When you read the news, sometimes it can feel like the only things reported are terrible, depressing events. …

Psychology

Psst! Your phone is snooping on you. What you need to know and how to stop it – video

Charles Arthur, Ian Anderson, Matt Hill, Pascal Wyse, Alex Purcell and Paul Boyd

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Pushbullet can now send notifications to any other Android devices!

If you haven’t used Pushbullet yet, you have to give it a try! This awesome app facilitates working with multiple smartphones, tablets and computers. In a way, it creates a bridge between then by allowing you to share your links, files and even notifications. Today’s update made it much more …

Jennifer Lopez - #VevoCertified, Pt. 3: Jennifer on Music Videos

Horseshoe Crabs Saved My Life

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GoPro: Lions - The New Endangered Species?

Why Flappy Bird Was Canceled. Would You Do the Same?

The urchin followed me down the street, cajoling. I was backpacking through Hanoi, and this poor kid living on the street had latched onto me with …

Game Development

Sloth Fur Might Yield New Drugs

Microbes living in the beasts' coats could be deadly to malaria and cancer cells.<p>Sloths are cute. Take this video of baby sloths being washed:<p>Until today, this video might represent sheer joy. But a new study causes a different reaction: NOOOO! DON'T KILL THE FUR FUNGI!!!<p>New research, you see, has …