Mohamed Didi

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These magenta greenhouses grow plants faster while generating clean energy

Could a new rose-colored glass change the world of greenhouse design? A UC Santa Cruz spinoff called Soliculture has discovered that covering …

Blame Neanderthal Genes for Your Bad Habits and Good Looks

Homo neanderthalensis lives on in our DNA.<p>About 50,000 years ago, a group of early <i>Homo sapiens</i> traveled from Africa to Europe, encountered …

Paleontologists discover major T. rex fossil

Paleontologists have discovered a Tyrannosaurus rex, including a very complete skull. The find, which paleontologists estimate to be about 20 percent …

Astrophysicist flame-roasts climate change denier who told her to learn some science

This guy “Gary P Jackson (RAT),” who goes by @gary4205 on Twitter, must truly enjoy being humbled by smart women on the internet. Earlier this week, …

Whoa! Let's slow down talk of a fifth fundamental force of nature

"Until a confirming measurement is made by a reputable group, this theoretical work is just a thought experiment."

Twitter stimulated by naked Donald Trump

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's a concept that Donald Trump himself has led us to.<p>In the Republican debates, he was only too delighted to explain that not only were his hands large, but that his penis was rather handy too.<p>This seemed …

Obama criticized for golfing while Louisiana grapples with deadly flooding

For a candidate who proudly stands behind his most caustic comments, it was a mea culpa of sorts.<p>On Thursday, Donald Trump expressed some regret over his behavior on the campaign trail, saying he hadn’t always used the “right words” in speeches and television interviews.<p>“Sometimes in the heat of …

Little Omran, 5, Becomes Symbol Of Desperation In Aleppo

Footage of a Syrian boy sitting dazed in an ambulance goes viral as three more people die in an airstrike blamed on Russia.<p>A Syrian boy rescued after …

8 Days In Scotland

Scotland is a magical yet mysterious country which allows visitors to see the splendors of the natural realm – postcard-perfect landscapes, …

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China bans live-streams of 'erotic' banana-eating in bid to crack down on 'inappropriate' content

Eating a banana in an "erotic" manner while being broadcast on live-streams has been banned in China as part of the government's attempts to crack down on "inappropriate" content on the internet.<p>Hosts of the live-streaming sites are now required to monitor all their output every minute of the day, …

San Miguel Island reopens to public | CNN Travel

Forklift driver survives eight-hour ordeal by cheese

Depot worker buried under tonnes of cheese after shelves collapse emerges unharmed<p>A forklift truck driver who was buried under tonnes of cheese for eight hours amazed rescue workers after emerging unscathed.<p>The man, named by the BBC as Tomasz Wiszniewski, was trapped after shelves at the food …

Native American photographers respond to Edward Curtis' images 100 years later

To be the photographer Edward Curtis meant watching horseriding Navajo pass beneath the cliffs of the Canyon de Chelly in the northeast of Arizona. It meant straddling the line between an earnest ethnographic attempt to chronicle the lives of Native American tribes when they were intensely …

Public Health

6 Ways to Revive a Nearly Dead Houseplant

Don't give up hope just yet!<p>Nothing livens up a room more than the green leaves and colorful petals of a houseplant. But anyone who's owned one also knows that it's seriously depressing watching said plant shrink, turn brown, and die a slow painful death. Before you give up, try these tricks that …

Three Ways To Become A Learning Machine

I smile whenever I look at my university diploma hanging on the wall, because everything I learned then is no longer relevant now. Does it means that we should stop wasting all this energy, time and money on university? Not really: Rather, as soon as we complete our “formal studies,” we need to …

Leonardo Da Vinci

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

Plants

19 interview questions that are designed to trick you

But while they may seem simple — that's the point — some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they're trick questions.<p>"To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions," …

Employment

10 tips to make your Mac feel like new

Seagull basically forces family to accept it as their pet

If you thought seagulls existed solely to swoop in and steal your snacks on the beach, think again. We also have to fear seagulls strolling through …

5 important ways your relationship with your mother affects your success

Mothers come in all forms and personalities. Some are affectionate and doting, while some can be overbearing and controlling.<p>How was your relationship with your mom?<p>We all know moms are important, but the root of your psychology and how you orient yourself towards success is more connected to your …

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Mesmerizing Animation Shows Which Countries Sent the Most Immigrants to the US Since 1820

Immigration is a hot topic in the United States right now, thanks in part to a rather blustery presidential candidate. But as this animated map …

The 3rd Leading Cause of Death in the U.S. Is Medical Errors

Let’s get right to it: The <b>third leading cause of death</b> in the United States in 2013 was <b>medical error</b>. So we’ve got cancer, heart disease, and then …

Medicine

Trump to face trial after election in Trump University suit

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Donald Trump will go to trial in a class-action lawsuit against him and his now-defunct Trump University after the presidential …

14 Ingenious Storage Tricks For A Small Bedroom With No Closets

All hope is not lost, we swear.<p>A bedroom with no closets is the stuff that nightmares are made of. But you don't have to wake up hyperventilating in fear every night (and no, you don't have to move, either), because there are actually some totally smart storage solutions for your bedroom that'll …

We have an Orwellian 'shadow government' and your liberty is at risk | Richard Ackland

Some outrageous police-friendly legislation has just wormed its way through New South Wales parliament, and the prospect of some heavy-handed policing is real<p>Washington insider Mike Lofgren earlier this year published a book called The Deep State - the Fall of the Constitution and the Rise of a …

Surveillance

Rumer Willis accuses photographer of Photoshopping her jaw in Vanity Fair

Rumer Willis has accused photographers on a recent <i>Vanity Fair</i> shoot of “bullying” her by Photoshopping her jaw to make it appear smaller.<p>The actress …

Powerful photos show what it looks like when the world’s waters rise

The historic deluge that flooded South Carolina in October submerged entire neighborhoods. As Hurricane Joaquin sailed by the East Coast, the rain grew so intense that it busted more than 10 dams, sending water surging downstream. The floods caused billions of dollars of damage in the state and …

Michigan State University

Unforgettable Photography Portraits to Inspire and Inspirit

Steve McCurry - Afghan Girl<p>In 1984, photographer <b>Steve McCurry</b> visited the Nasir Bagh refugee camp as a commissioned work for the National Geographic. …

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