Jesse Rivera

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Animals experience a full range of emotions, according to new research

After years of back and forth, new research suggests animals do have thoughts and emotions<p>The theory on animal behavior for most of history was this: people think and feel; other animals do not. It's only in recent years that there's been a sea change in the field of animal cognition, where, …

Scientists Figured Out How Magic Mushrooms Alter The Mind -- And It Has To Do With Dreaming

Thomson Reuters<p>LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists studying the effects of the psychedelic chemical in magic mushrooms have found the human brain displays …

Consciousness

Princeton researchers use sunlight to convert CO2 more efficiently than plants do

Cutting back on greenhouse gases is only one part of the fight against climate change. The planet will also need to capture and store — or, better yet, capture and re-use — the gases already out there.<p>Now, new research from Princeton and a New Jersey-based startup has led to the most efficient way …

The First “Potentially Habitable” Exoplanet Was Probably Just a Sunspot

Oops<p>Way back in 2010, Gliese 581g made waves as “the Goldilocks planet”. It was the first planet scientists found within the habitable zone—the region around a star where it’s not too hot and not too cold for liquid water to endure on a planet’s surface. But after the initial excitement about …

Robin Thicke’s Paula Gets His Sound Back, Not His Self-Respect

This is not a good year to be Robin Thicke. If you believe the headlines, his love life is currently in a state of unmitigated disaster, and his …

Robin Thicke

André 3000 Plays Jimi Hendrix in New Biopic Trailer

André 3000 will play Jimi Hendrix in a new Hendrix biopic directed by <i>12 Years A Slave</i> writer John Ridley. <i>All Is By My Side</i> hits theaters September 26, and the highly-awaited trailer has finally arrived. In it, Dre rocks a dandy suit and a lilting accent to tell the story of Hendrix's debut album <i>Are</i> …

Colorful Liquid Splashes Captured at 1/3500th of a Second Look Like Floating Sculptures | Colossal

<p>Cassandra Warner and Jeremy Floto of Floto+Warner Studio recently produced this beautiful series of photos titled Clourant that seemingly turns …

New Photoshop Plugin Kicks Design Collaboration Up a Notch

Designers often need face time to make sure that complex projects are on track. Yet, chat rooms and presentation platforms tend to lack the tools for flexible and in-depth collaborations.<p>If you’re a graphic, interface or product designer using Adobe Photoshop CC 2014, a new option can boost the …

Spotify's iPhone app finally lets you see your 'Play Queue' & sort music

One of the more frustrating things about using Spotify on an iPhone was that you really couldn’t sift through your large collection of music, or see what was about to start playing. Now that’s finally changing.<p>The update, which brings the iOS app up to par with the Android version, should be well …

Get Ready for the New Android L Camera Updates

Photo enthusiasts who carry an Android handset in their pockets — as opposed to a photo-centric iPhone — can look forward to vast improvements in performance, control and image quality with the upcoming Android L mobile OS.<p>According to a report by Android Police, the Google team has focused on the …

10 Beautiful Design Details In Google's New Android Software

Google is billing the redesigned user interface as the key feature in its next major mobile software update, Android L.<p>With Android L, Google is introducing some aesthetic tweaks as part of its Material Design overhaul.<p>Material Design is a sleek, neat, and colorful new interface that's meant to …

UI Design

Apple Is Killing Off Aperture, Its Pro Photo Editor

After years of wavering commitment to creative professionals, Apple is turning its back on pro photographers.<p>For years, Apple has made sure there’s an OS X app to match your level of photographic proficiency. If you were an amateur, you had iPhoto; if you were a pro and needed more advanced …

Privacy group calls for regulators to act against Facebook

An online privacy organization filed a complaint against Facebook with U.S. regulators Thursday, saying the company "purposefully messed with people's minds" in conducting a controversial 2012 experiment.<p>Facebook has come under fire after details of the study were released recently. The social …

Privacy
Privacy

Apple patent looks to smarten up the iPhone's security lock

A newly published patent envisions a more secure smartphone that will require a range of unlocking codes based on users' locations.<p>Smartphone locking is often seen as a necessary but sometimes annoying tool. Punching in a pincode or even using the newer fingerprint scanners can be a pain when just …