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Mystery Of The Bright Spots On Ceres May Have Just Been Solved

NASA also released stunning new flyover images of the dwarf planet.<p>The mysterious bright spots on Ceres may no longer be so mysterious.<p>The bright spots captured the public imagination when they were first spotted by NASA's unmanned Dawn spacecraft as it approached the dwarf planet in March. There …

Astronomy

Dustin Hoffman: film is the worst it has ever been

Two-time Oscar-winner laments focus on financial returns and says he wishes he had become a professional jazz pianist rather than an actor<p>Hollywood titan Dustin Hoffman has said the state of film is the worst it has been during his lifetime.<p>The two-time Oscar-winner, 77, told the Independent that …

The Oscars

Coconuts Transformed Into Lamps

Artist Vainius Kubilius imagined beautiful lamps made with sculpted coconuts. This creations have the particularity of drawing amazing shadows that …

France orders supermarkets to give away unsold food to charities under a new law

Islamic State group loses key town on Turkish border

BEIRUT (AP) — For more than a year, the Syrian town of Tal Abyad on the Turkish border provided a lifeline for the Islamic State group, allowing it …

Middle East

Tesla's home batteries could be leased similarly to SolarCity scheme

Tesla is widely expected to introduce a pair of new battery technologies later this week: a battery for the home and a "very large scale utility battery." A new report from <i>The Guardian</i> suggests that the home battery could be leased to customers on similar terms to an existing, experimental scheme …

Tesla

This Guy Renovated His Home Into a Massive Cat Paradise

This guy really likes his cats. And to prove it, he paid for a $35,000 renovation on his house to turn it into a feline paradise! Now all 18 of his …

Incorporated

Toys R Us Pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ Toys in Response to Change.org Petition Started by a Florida Parent

Toy retailer giant Toys R Us has pulled a line of action figures featuring characters from AMC‘s hit show <i>Breaking Bad</i> in response to a Change.org …

Cool things that multi-task better than you and I: the portable party cooler

Scientists: Solar system inside a searing gas bubble

Ever feel like you live in a bubble?<p>You do. We all do.<p>Our whole solar system appears to, say space scientists, who published work last month corroborating its existence.<p>And, oh, what a bubble it is: About 300 light years long (about 1,764,000,000,000,000 miles), and its walls are made of hot gas. …

Kate Bush Requests Fans Abstain From Photographing or Videotaping Upcoming Performances

Earlier this summer, Kate Bush announced "Before the Dawn", a stint of shows at London's Hammersmith Apollo that marks the singer's first live dates in thirty-five years. With the residency kicking off in just a week, the singer has issued a statement hoping to mitigate the incessant use of …

Treehouse Trio

Atlanta environmentalist Peter Bahouth designed and built this trio of treehouses, which he named "Mind," "Body" and "Spirit." One house even …

Our Universe May Have Emerged from a Black Hole in a Higher Dimensional Universe

The event horizon of a black hole — the point of no return for anything that falls in — is a spherical surface. In a higher-dimensional universe, a …

The World's Fastest Camera Can Capture Chemical Reactions in Action

If you thought high-speed photography was already advanced, think again: two universities in Japan have unveiled a new camera that's 1,000 times …

Vagina selfie for 3D printers lands Japanese artist in trouble

Megumi Igarashi, aka Rokudenashiko, arrested for emailing digital template of her genitalia to supporters of her art<p>Last month it took more than 20 firefighters to free a US student who had become trapped inside a giant sculpture of a vagina in Germany. But genital art elicited a very different …

'Wubbing' Is A New Dance That Will Make You Scream WTF?!

Remember those dance crazes that were popular several years ago? From the dangerous art of 'daggering' to the hilarious and improvised Harlem Shake, …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Surreal Double Exposures of Faces Blended Into Plumes of Ink in Water

Inspired by the work of Albert Seveso, South African artist Chris Slabber blends faces with high-speed photographs of ink dropped into water. The</i> …

Surprisingly Tiny Landscapes Painted on Strange Surfaces

These teeny tiny landscapes literally had to be painted using a magnifying glass!<p>Created by Turkish artist Hasan Kale, these landscapes show up on …

Awe-Inspiring Underwater Photographs With Freediving Models

What do you get when you cross a skilled photographer with a fancy for scuba diving, beautiful models with experience in freediving, a sunken …

Read Tupac Shakur's Heartfelt Letter to Public Enemy's Chuck D

"Back in the dayz, on tour with u, I learned so much from what u did and how u did it," Shakur wrote<p>Chuck D has shared a letter that Tupac Shakur …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The 2014 iPhone Photography Awards

On 10 June 2014 the iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) announced the winners of their 7th Annual Contest in the Photographers of the Year and …

Betamax vs. VHS

(YouTube link)<p>Young people puzzle over videotape, and we may laugh at how outdated it is, but at one time it was a revolutionary idea for consumers. …

Leukaemia researchers find ‘genetic switch’ to repair cancer cells in mice

Melbourne medical institute uses differentiation therapy to rehabilitate cells that have become malignant<p>The most common childhood leukaemia can be “cured” in mice with the flick of a genetic switch, Australian researchers have discovered.<p>Mice at Melbourne’s Walter and Eliza Hall Institute …

Activists Are Planting Weed in Public All Over the UK

I joined the head of the "Feed the Birds" campaign as he sowed some seeds along the Thames.<p><i>Cannabis growing in Newport, South Wales (Photo via)</i><p>Historically, British cannabis campaigners haven’t had a lot of luck when it comes to the battle for legalisation. For whatever reason, politicians don’t …

Cannabis

Impossible Photography by Martin De Pasquale

Martin De Pasquale is an artist and photographer based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Martin is currently an art director for an advertising agency but …

Stunning Photos of Rare Wildflower Blooms in the Deserts of the American West

The arid deserts of the Colorado Plateau in the American West are usually barren, but on rare occasions of rainfall, the landscape can bloom with …

Mark Khaisman Makes Art with Everyday Packing Tape

<i>Artist Mark Khaisman</i><p>Born in 1958 in Kiev, Ukraine, artist Mark Khaisman studied Art and Architecture at the Moscow Architectural Institute in Russia. …