Horaine Lovelle Allison

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Artist: Vincent van Gogh Title: Bent Figure of a Woman Completion Date: 1882 Place of Creation: Haag / Den Haag / La Haye / The Hague, Netherlands Style: Realism Genre: portrait Technique: pencil, sepia Material: paper Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March 1853 – 29 July 1890) was a Dutch post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. After years of painful anxiety and frequent bouts of mental illness, he died aged 37 from a gunshot wound, generally accepted to be self-inflicted (although no gun was ever found).. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_van_Gogh http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/vincent-van-gogh/digger-1881 Posted by Lara

Isambard Kingdom Brunel - a picture from the past

Robert Howlett's photograph of one of Britain's greatest engineers, chomping on a cigar in mud-spattered clothing set the standard for industrial portraiture and continues to influence photographers to this day

Artist: Henri Matisse Title: not identified Style: Post-Impressionism Genre: marina Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/henri-matisse/not-identified-1 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henri_Matisse Posted by Lara

Artist" Babak Rashvand " 7 Dates " , , Acrylic on canvas, 100 x 150 cm, 2012. https://www.facebook.com/babak.rashvand/media_set?set=a.2924959525580.2125420.1308641914&type=3 Posted by Lara

Artist: Edouard Manet Title: Lilac in a glass Completion Date: c.1882 Place of Creation: Paris, France Style: Impressionism Genre: still life Technique: oil Material: canvas Gallery: Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/edouard-manet/lilac-in-a-glass Posted by Lara

Learn To Paint Abstract Painting With Really Big Scraper. By Jan van Oort

Why Our Brains Love Curvy Architecture

People are far more likely to call a room beautiful when its design is round instead of linear. The reason may be hard-wired into the brain.<p>When the great architect Philip Johnson first visited the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, designed by Frank Gehry, he started to cry. “Architecture is not about …

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Brinicles: Icicles o' Death

Sleep: Why We Need It and What Happens Without It

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Exploring the Dark Universe: Dark Energy

How atoms bond - George Zaidan and Charles Morton

What is the shape of a molecule? - George Zaidan and Charles Morton

Titan's Chemical Cocktail

5 Amazing Exoplanets! - The Countdown #33

Magnetic Levitation

Egg Drop - Cool Science Experiment

Silicon - The Internet's Favorite Element: Crash Course Chemistry #35

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Cheap, spray-on solar cells developed by Canadian researchers

Nanoparticle-based cells can be made with far less energy than conventional silicon solar cells<p>Silicon-free solar cells, light and flexible enough to …

Steve Jobs Didn’t Really Know Much About Design, Says Former Chief of Design at Apple

All books written about Steve Jobs describe design as Jobs’ hobby or “some kind of whimsical add-on to his main product focus.” They are all wrong, …

UX Design

Remote Control Micro Drone Quadcopter is 50% Off [Deals]

<i>Extreme Fliers</i> launched their Micro Drone 2.0 mini quadcopter earlier this year and was first teased at TechCrunch Disrupt in New York,<p>later to be …

Bell hit with a $100 million Class Action lawsuit over Prepaid wireless "unfair practices"

Today, Bell has been served.<p>Celia Sankar, a resident of Elliot Lake, Ontario, has dreamed up a $100 million class action lawsuit against the telecom …

Apple’s Phil Schiller and Scott Forstall May Testify In Retrial Over Samsung Damages

On November 12, Apple and Samsung are set to return to court for a retrial of their billion-dollar 2012 patent battle.<p>Apple won $1.05 billion in …

Phil Schiller

Apple Appeals in Ebook Pricing Case

Apple has officially filed its appeal against federal Judge Denise Cote’s verdict in the ebook pricing case.<p>In July Judge Cote’s verdict was that …

U.S. Department of Justice

A Few Words for Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs, co-founder and CEO of Apple, CEO of Pixar, the driving force behind the Mac, of Apple retail, of iTunes and iPods, of the iPhone and the …

Steve Jobs