Jobelle Romero

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Straight Up

Could posture be the secret to your total health?<p>Sandra Lanshin Chiu, a former investment banker who once worked 100-hour work weeks, knows firsthand that sitting hunched over at a desk all day can wreak havoc on the body. After constant bouts of sickness and muscle aches, she left her high profile …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Male and female brains wired differently, scans reveal

Scientists have drawn on nearly 1,000 brain scans to confirm what many had surely concluded long ago: that stark differences exist in the wiring of male and female brains.<p>Maps of neural circuitry showed that on average women's brains were highly connected across the left and right hemispheres, in …

‘Act of Killing,’ ‘Gravity’ Lead Sight & Sound’s Top 10 for 2013

'Act of Killing,' 'Gravity' Lead Sight & Sound's Top 10 for 2013<p>Following <i>Cahiers du Cinema</i> by a few days, Britain’s <i>Sight & Sound</i> has announced its …

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Toyota Is Recalling More Than 800,000 Cars Because of Spiders

It started with webs, and ended with spontaneously inflating airbags.<p>Toyota has announced that it is recalling 870,000 of its vehicles, among them Camrys, Venzas, Avalons, and hybrids with owners spread across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and 16 other countries. Airbags, it seems, have been …

Magnetic Levitation

This Video Of A Little Girl Freestyling Is The Cutest Thing You'll See Today

"I'm rappin' on the street! You rappin' under me!"<p>Seven-year-old Mia, aka "The Niece," loves to freestyle. Her beat-boxing uncle Damien Randle of the website Rappers I Know took notice and got her in the studio to lay some of her rhymes down. The result is this completely adorable video.<p>Hottest …

In the Details: What Is Laokoon?

<i>In the Details is our weekly look at especially smart, innovative or unusual details of a new design.</i><p>When the designers of the Enso lamp start …

Real-life 'Iron Man' suit commissioned by US military

The technology in <i>Iron Man</i> is getting a step closer to reality thanks to the United States military. The Army has commissioned a Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, which would provide the wearer with superhuman abilities like night vision, enhanced strength, and protection from gunfire.<p>It would …

Chemistry Nobel prize winners react to award - video

Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel react to being awarded 2013's Nobel Prize for chemistry. The pair, along with Martin Karplus, worked on using computers to simulate chemical reactions in molecules. Levitt says the work means the molecule is no longer a 'black box'

Nobel Prize in physics awarded to pair who theorized Higgs boson

Last year's confirmation of the existence of the Higgs boson, or 'God' particle, leads to the Nobel for Belgium's Francois Englert and Britain's Peter Higgs, who theorized it nearly 50 years ago.<p>October 08, 2013|By Eryn Brown<p>Rolf-Dieter Heuer, director general at the European Organization for… …

Phenomenal Footage Of A Dancer Battling With Light

There's few dance videos quite as breathtaking as 'Nuance'.<p>Created by Marc-Antoine Locatelli it's the near perfect blend of choreography, motion …