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Uganda president refuses to sign anti-gay law

Yoweri Museveni says there are better ways to "rescue" gays from their "abnormality" than jailing them for life.<p>Uganda's president has refused to approve a controversial bill that would see homosexuals jailed for life, saying there were better ways to "rescue" people from their "abnormality".<p>In a …

How to Open a Wine Bottle with a Shoe

(Video Link)<p>"Have you ever been in this position: really nice bottle of wine, no corkscrew?" A representative of Mirabeau Wine, a winemaker in …

Oru Burus, Beautifully Animated Short About a King’s Battle with the Sun

“Oru Burus” is a beautifully animated short about a king who gets in a fight with the sun. The animation was a graduation project at the Supinfocom …

Animated Movies

A Scientific 7-Minute Workout That Only Requires You, A Wall & A Chair

If a trip to the gym is hard to find time for, <i>The New York Times</i> has reported on a quick solution to the problem: The Scientific 7-Minute Workout. In …

Gary Farlow’s Heart of Glass

Anatomical glass blowing seems to be sweeping the globe. This next contribution, by Gary Farlow and his team at Farlow’s Scientific Glassblowing Inc., does more than please the SA reading eye. These beautiful anatomical glass models are designed to educate: simulating blood flow and teaching …

Anatomy Box, Paper Art Children’s Book Guides Reader Through Human Anatomy

“Anatomy Box” by Italian artist Valentina Formisano is an unbound children’s book that guides the reader through human anatomy with a series of paper …

The Ocellated Ice Fish – World’s Only Vertebrate with Transparent Blood

Every animal with bones hemoglobin in its blood, which carries oxygen through its body and gives blood its red color. Every animal except one – the …

Your Quarterly Jailbreak App Roundup, April 2013

Every day, tons of great little jailbreak tweaks and apps for the iPhone come out that we don't talk about. These can be as minor as a tweak that …

Skull Wars, A Stormtrooper and Boba Fett From ‘Star Wars’ Redesigned as Skull-Like Figures

Japanese artist Skulltoys has created “Skull Wars,” a two-piece series featuring Boba Fett and a Stormtrooper from <i>Star Wars</i> as ornately inked, …

Powers, An Animated Short About Superheroes with Very Odd Abilities

“<i>Powers! Something something something about powers.</i>”<p><i>Powers!</i> by HuHa is an animated short about a large group of superheroes who all posses very odd …

Five Best Document Scanners for Going Paperless

Not every scanner is a great one if you're thinking about going paperless. You need a good one that'll handle all the documents, receipts, and …

Water Glasses, Evernote Shortcuts, and Gmail Searches

Readers offer their best tips for dishwasher overload, hidden Evernote shortcuts, and searching for messages in Gmail.<p>Every day we receive boatloads …

English Farmer Makes Vodka from Cow Milk

Jason Barber, a farmer from Dorset, England, has spent three years creating the world’s first milk vodka. Now, his Black Cow label is the poison of …

From A to B, Man Put a Hidden Camera in a Box, Shipped it & Filmed its Journey Through the Mail System

“<i>What happens in between you sending it of and someone else receiving it? What people and processes are involved and how many steps does it …

Japanese Scientists Develop System That Can Visualize Dreams Based on Brain Activity

Scientists in Japan have developed a dream decoding system that can create a visualization of a person’s dream. Developed by researcher Yukiyasu …

Scribble Hero for iPad app review

Scribble Hero<p>Price: FREE<p>Scribble Hero by Nickelodeon is a unique game that follows the adventures of Sketch, the hand-drawn hero.<p>This game spans 50 …

How to Make Saag Paneer

1<p><b>Finely chop one yellow onion, 1-2 inches of fresh ginger, and 4-5 large cloves of garlic.</b> This dish takes place in one pan, meaning you need …

How to Equalize Your Computer for iTunes, Spotify, and Everything Else

Some people like to hear music precisely as it was recorded, which is why the most expensive audio equipment purports to do absolutely nothing to …

Equalize Your Sound Levels Down, Not Up, for Better Quality

We've shown you how to equalize just about any music program out there, but reader beepbeeeepbeepbeepbeep gives us a good tip: if you must equalize, …

Be Careful As You Play This New Adventure Platformer ... It's A Badland Out There

This game is dark and full of terrors. Nope, in this particular instance, I'm not talking about "Game of Thrones." Rather, I'm talking about Badland, …

Body's anti-HIV 'training manual' offers vaccine hopes

<b>The body's own "training manual" for attacking HIV has been recorded by US scientists and it is hoped it can be used to design vaccines.</b><p>HIV mutates in order to survive the onslaught of a patient's immune system.<p>However, some patients develop highly effective antibodies that can neutralise huge …

School farms and eating animals you have cared for

<b>Increasing numbers of UK schools are starting up their own farms. The 100th opened last month, with at least 100 more planned, according to the School Farms Network. At Reddish Vale Technology College in Stockport, which has had a farm since 1986, pupils face the dilemmas of caring for animals</b> …