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10 Reasons Sex Sells (And Why We’re All Buying) - Cheat Code Central

There is sex in video games now. So what. Who cares? Why’s it such a big deal all of a sudden? No one got this pissed when Samus Aran pulled off her …

Articles about 6 homes fit chefs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>The refrigerator in your kitchen may be humming a pricey song—to the tune of hundreds of dollars and thousands of kilowatts a...<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of …

Top Chef

Ireland is to close a tax loophole used by Apple

<b>Ireland plans to shut a tax arrangement used by Apple to shelter $40bn (£25bn) from taxation.</b><p>Apple, and other firms, have been able to funnel profits into Irish subsidiaries or "ghost companies" that had no declared tax residency anywhere in the world.<p>On Tuesday, the Irish government said it …

Ireland

Ada Lovelace Day: Where are the women in science? Right here ... My top 10 female scientists

On Ada Lovelace Day, Suzi Gage considers the most influential and inspirational female scientists that have helped shape who she is – and the world as we know it.<p><b>Ada Lovelace Day</b>asks people to think about the women that have inspired them to be the person that they are today. The Day remembers the …

How A Black Hole Sleeps

It ate a bunch of stellar gas and now it needs a nap.<p>Think of black holes as bottomless devouring machines? Not so much, it turns out: the black hole at the center of the Sculptor galaxy, about 13 million light years away, is currently taking a wee little napsy.<p>We first spied this black hole about …

Public Supply

As of late, shrinking budgets and an insistence on standardized testing has left many art programs at public schools underfunded. Operating on the onus that creativity is key in the academic and personal development of youngsters, Brooklyn-based Public Supply—producer of design-driven, high …

Big Shot Artists Decorate Stormtrooper Helmets For Charity

Turning the Dark Side into the Art Side, Darth Vader’s automaton army gets Yoda-approved makeovers from the likes of Damien Hirst, Mr. Brainwash, and D*Face.<p>The art world has officially gone to the Dark Side: Damien Hirst, D*Face, and Yinka Shonibare are among 14 artists who have given the classic</i> …

Eurogamer Presents: Games for Women - Rainbow Islands: Towering Adventure