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What Is Karma?

The Law of Cause & Effect<p><i>The self-controlled person, moving among objects, with his senses free from attachment and malevolence and brought under his</i> …

Spirituality

The Seven Major Chakras

Study of the Chakras<p>The word chakra is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning wheel. If we were able to see the chakras as many(psychics, in fact, …

Spirituality

World's Most Stunning Public Staircases Photos

Sure, elevators are more convenient, but staircases provide a window to the world so rarely seen from any other vantage point. No matter if they are etched into the side of a rock face, as the 740 steps are at Colombia's 10-million-ton Stone of El Peñol, or cut through water, like the Moses Bridge …

Gregory Berns Knows What Your Dog Is Thinking (It’s Sweet)

Dr. Gregory Berns, 53, a neuroscientist at Emory University in Atlanta, spends his days scanning the brains of dogs, trying to figure out what they’re thinking. The research is detailed in a new book, “What It’s Like to Be a Dog.”<p>Among the findings: Your dog may really love you for you — not for …

Osama Bin Laden

How to avoid overthinking at night, reveals a leading mindfulness expert

Reclaim your sleep with these top tips<p>We've all had those night's when you can't quite manage to switch off and your thoughts keep running through …

The Weird, Hard Psychological Truth About Why We Fall in Love

There's no magic.<p>Remember being a kid and realizing for the first time that the person you had a giant, heart-thumping crush on didn’t feel the same …

Psychology

Penguin Reinvents Classic Sci-Fi Book Covers With Clever Type Design

How do you sum up a fictional world with a font?<p>In the ’60s and ’70s, the lurid, fanciful covers of science-fiction and fantasy paperbacks didn’t usually waste much time with typography. Instead, the designers put all of their efforts into illustrating the bizarre worlds contained within. So look …

Science Fiction

Creepy photos of abandoned hotels across the US

When business slows and the game is up for struggling hotels, sometimes there's nothing for the owners to do but leave everything as is and shut the whole mess down. From ill-advised, Gold Rush-era expansion to miscalculating the willingness of travelers to pay for luxury in the middle of nowhere, …

10 farms in Italy you need to stay at

<i>In a new guide to Italy, Alastair Sawday highlights farmhouses and country retreats with a reputation for good food. Here he picks 10 of his favourites.</i><p>The slow, low drone of the bees among the flowers, the chirruping of crickets as you sip your wine in the evening, the total silence of deep …

How to Make GAME OF THRONES’ Wildfire with Chemistry

Frost zombies, giants, heroes who somehow aren’t hit with a million arrows — there’s a lot of fantasy in HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i>. But wildfire, the …

TV Series

Why Viggo Mortensen Is Off the Grid

Multiple blockbusters, an Oscar nomination, piercing blue eyes–who's that guy again?<p><b>This summer, the quintessentially un-Hollywood Viggo Mortensen stars in a film about a father of six who rejects the world to raise his kids completely off the grid. How much does this character resemble the actor</b> …

This $99 Gadget Turns Your Smartphone Into A 3D Printer

3D printers have been set for big things for a long time. But as rapid as their recent boost in popularity has been, they’re pretty clunky machines …

New Ultrathin Solar Cells Are Light Enough to Sit on a Soap Bubble

Scientists have created the thinnest, lightest solar power cells yet — so lightweight that they can be draped on top of a soap bubble without popping …

These beautiful tiny homes cost less than $20,000 to build — take a look inside

After more than a decade of designing, editing, and reworking, the students at Rural Studio, Auburn University 's architectural-design program, built two cottages with raw materials that cost just $14,000 each. (The team calls them the "20K Homes.")<p>The goal was to create a model for building homes …

Inside China's eerie unborn ghost towns

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7 Amazing Things You Probably Didn't Know About REM Sleep

A lot happens while you're dreaming.<p>The mysterious phase of deep sleep when our most vivid dreams occur has long fascinated scientists and artists. But it wasn't until the 1950s that sleep period -- also known as rapid eye movement, or REM, sleep -- was actually discovered and documented in a …

This New Platform For Standing At Work Is Made From Recycled Tires

Another standing desk accessory–this one a little better for the environment.<p>A team of L.A.-based designers has found a new use for the millions of tires that are thrown out every year: recycle them into a bouncy, comfortable platform that might make you more likely to use a standing desk.<p>“A lot of …

This photographer captures loneliness within a crowd

Murakami’s <i>South of the Border, West of the Sun</i> traces the lives of two childhood sweethearts, reconnecting years later. The protagonist Hajime is in conversation with his love interest Izumi about their relationship. She asks him “You won’t hurt me?” to which Hajime replies: “I won’t hurt you.” The …

Animal pictures of the week: 12 February 2016 - Telegraph

Award-winning photographer uses iPhone 6s to shoot Indian wedding

Award-winning Israeli photographer Sephi Bergerson recently shot an Indian wedding in Udaipur using just his iPhone 6s Plus — and the results are spectacular!<p>In an accompanying video, Bergerson describes the way that using an iPhone has changed his photography. While he notes that it ultimately …

Wild Nintendo patent filing shows game controller made out of a screen

Could this be the NX controller? Or even the NX itself?<p>Patent filings are a shaky indicator of future product plans, and you shouldn't ever bank on the ideas making their way to market. That said, this application submitted by five Nintendo employees is worth sharing for two reasons: not only is it …

Japanese researchers created holograms you can touch

The touchable holograms, called Fairy Lights, could serve as the beginning to developing technology where humans could interact with the hologram.<p>This could particularly come in handy in medicine, where hologram technology is used to demonstrate certain procedures.<p>The holograms were made using …

Scientists Create Electronic Circuits In Living Roses

A circuit by any other name would smell as sweet<p>Fusing machines and animals is a fairly common theme in both science and science fiction. You've heard of cyborg cockroaches, DIY cyborgs, and the Borg.<p>But what about melding plants and machines? That's something that hasn't been attempted as much. In …

Colorized Photos of the Discovery of King Tut’s Tomb

Photo colorizer Jordan Lloyd of Dynamichrome was recently commissioned to digitally color reconstructed photos of the discovery and exploration of …

Archaeology

HyperCam is a Low-Cost Hyperspectral Camera That Captures What We Can’t See

Hyperspectral cameras can see things in the world that the human eyes can’t by capturing information from across the electromagnetic spectrum beyond …

University of Washington

A Rare Glimpse Inside The Gorgeous Homes Of 29 Artists

Context shapes how viewers interpret objects, no doubt about it. Observing a painting in a museum strikes a reverential chord, seeing the same one in a commercial gallery speaks to commodification, and if hung on the walls of a restaurant (like Mark Rothko’s murals for the Four Seasons) an …

Art

David Bowie’s most fearless fashion moments

<i>UPDATE 11th January 2016: Music and style icon David Bowie has died. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.</i><p>With a career spanning six decades (yes, really) David Bowie has long cemented himself as pop culture’s most fashion-forward music icon. From his emergence as a monochrome teen mod in …

People have all sorts of conspiracy theories about Denver's airport — here's why

To this day, the notoriously bizarre airport is shrouded in secrecy, riddled with weird statues and creepy art, and abounding in myths.<p>There are some crazy conspiracy theories surrounding the airport's true purpose, many of which stem from the airport's confusing origins.<p>To start with, people don't …