Diane Setero

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Space-Born Jellyfish Hate Life On Earth

Space babies get major vertigo on Earth after a microgravity childhood.<p>A warning for future space colonizers: Babies born in space might not ever figure out how to deal with gravity. Jellyfish babies, at least, have to deal with massive vertigo on Earth after spending their first few days in …

The 7 Keys to Mastering The Headshot

A good headshot says a lot about a person, as it should. A headshot technically is a portrait, but a great headshot isn't just your typical posed …

How to Side Braid Hair

The side braid is a cute style of braiding that goes over the shoulder. It looks especially nice with side-swept bangs or as a romantic, somewhat …

How to Garnish a Martini

Martinis are typically made with vodka or gin, and they tend to be dry rather than sweet. However, there is a lot of room for experimentation. The …

How to Encourage Independence and Confidence in Children

Staff Reviewed<p>Maybe you’re trying to help your toddler learn to tie their shoes. Or you could be wanting to help your high-schooler learn some adult …

Central Park Monkeys Caught Whispering About Hated Supervisor

You think those monkeys aren't gossiping about you? How naive.<p>The tamarins of New York City's Central Park Zoo have been caught telling secrets. In the first recorded evidence of whisper-like behavior in non-human primates, the tiny monkeys were observed making very quiet, almost inaudible …

Use Great Square to find Andromeda galaxy

Tonight, find the large spiral galaxy next door. As shown on the chart at the top of this post, the Great Square of Pegasus serves as a great jumping …

Andromeda Galaxy

AG reader photo: Sea Star, TAS

<b>QUEENDSLANDER LEIGH DE WIT</b> was delighted to see this eight-armed sea star (<i>Patiriella calcar</i>) edging its way across shellfish encrusted rocks on the …

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Bunny Wears a Tiny Paper Hat for His Birthday

Watch A Dinosaur Fly In A Wind Tunnel

A five-winged dinosaur model in a wind tunnel helps scientists understand the origins of flight.<p>The 3-foot-long <i>Microraptor</i>, one of the smallest dinosaurs in the fossil record, had feathers on its arms, legs and tail. Its odd-looking five-wing gliding setup provides clues to the earliest evolution …

Long-range forecast: sunny spell will wipe out life on Earth

If the end of the summer, the short, cold days, and party conference season were not enough to bring on the gloom, scientists have calculated when life on Earth must come to an end.<p>In a report that manufacturers of diaries may wish to note, researchers worked out when the sun will grow so warm that …

Colonies of wired microbes turn sewage into electricity

A new way to generate electricity from sewage uses naturally occurring “wired microbes” as mini power plants to produce electricity as they digest …

National Academy of Sciences

Treating sleep apnea makes people look younger

A face-mapping technique suggests that people look younger and more attractive after a few months of at-home treatment for sleep apnea.<p>The findings …

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Scientists discover life after brain death

The brain may live on after what's long been considered brain death. New research from the University of Montreal finds that there's a deeper state of coma beyond what doctors have been considering to be the final line. Traditionally, when an EEG recording — a measurement of electrical activity …

Hangout and Explore Your Neighborhood With Nat Geo Explorers

Wildlife<p>What’s it like to swim with manta rays off Mozambique’s remote coast? Or photograph the world’s rarest animals?<p>Our next Google+ Hangout brings together a cadre of Explorers who spend more time in the field than they do in their own homes. This month we’re celebrating The Great Nature …

How To Use Science To Get Better Bar Service

A study on how body language affects who bartenders serve will help teach a robotic barkeep to recognize new customers.<p>There's no better way to combine a love of drinking and a love of technology than by employing the services of a robot bartender. We've seen many a drink-pouring prototype, but to …

Surviving Whole Foods

Whole Foods is like Vegas. You go there to feel good but you leave broke, disoriented, and with the newfound knowledge that you have a vaginal disease.<p>Unlike Vegas, Whole Foods' clientele are all about mindfulness and compassion... until they get to the parking lot. Then it's war. As I pull up this …

Dog Food

14 Favorite Fall Destinations

TravelDigital Nomad<p>The world turns and seasons change—summer has passed and led us into gentler autumn with its changing leaves and more rigid schedule. The kids are back in school, and work is revving back up again, but there is no such thing as a bad time to go wandering.<p>Next month, National …

The Food Lab: Miso Ramen With Crispy Shredded Pork and Burnt Garlic Sesame Oil

This recipe incorporates two of my own personal humble additions to the ramen universe. They're going to stick around my repertoire, and I hope you consider incorporating them into your own because—not to too my own horn—they are <i>damn</i> delicious.<p>The first is a crispy braised pork shoulder that adds …

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We Ate These 11 Recipes All Summer Long, But Now We're Letting Go

The 11 recipes we loved all summer long—from tomato salads to fried chicken—and are now tabling till next year<p>The things we did last summer... We grilled, we sliced up ruby red tomatoes and ate them on toast with nary but a sprinkling of salt, we hosted fried chicken parties almost every other …

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Strategically Placed Mirrors Add a Different Twist to Regular Landscapes

Contemporary art such as that which can be found at the main Russian art museum in Moscow by artist Francisco Infante-Arana can leave you quite …

How to Photograph a Parade

1<p><b>Check that you have everything you need before leaving.</b> You will take many photos and the last worry you need is to discover the memory card is full …