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Smart watches: what are Apple, Samsung, Google and Microsoft up to?

With the Galaxy Gear expected to be unveiled this week, Samsung's rivals are thought to be working on their own wrist-worn devices<p>"The wrist is interesting," said Apple chief executive Tim Cook at the All Things Digital D11 conference in May 2013, when being quizzed about his company's potential …

Report: U.S. Helped Iraq With Chemical Attacks

Robyn Lawley On Body-Shaming: 'Skinny' And 'Fat' Labels Are Holding Us Back

Ralph Lauren campaign star Robyn Lawley may be a plus-size model icon -- but you'd better not call her one. In an interview with the Guardian on Friday, the size 12 stunner reveals thats she's loath to endorse any label, big or small.<p>Robyn thinks that celebrating a so-called plus-size shape can be …

Countless Pens Used to Draw Detailed Animals Portraits

New Jersey-based illustrator Tim Jeffs has spent the past year trying to draw intricately detailed animal portraits with nothing more than pens and ink. Originally completing the spectacular sketchbook drawings as a pastime, Jeffs' son Harrison decided to share his dad's meticulous craft on reddit. …

Drawing

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Jellyfish in the North Atlantic - in pictures

Spectacular images of jellyfish captured by marine biologists and photographers Matt Doggett and Richard Shucksmith in the seas off the Orkney Islands

Articles about 5 fun wall storage ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

When architects Hayes and James Slade of Slade Architecture renovated a three-story brownstone in Brooklyn for Ricky Kenig, the...<p>There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>It’s that time of year again: a time for too …

Credit Card-Sized Tools Perfect for the Handyman's Wallet

“Sometimes the best tool for the job is the one within reach,” explains George Laituri, father of the two designers who have created a set of clever, useful, and compact tools. Brother Dave and Calvin Laituri have launched an already successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Tul.<p>Created out of laser …

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Can Marijuana Improve Your Emotional State?

It's no secret that marijuana can put a smile on many people's faces, but research suggests that the drug's positive effects go beyond just getting …

The Brain

Investigation At Bloomberg Finds A Don't Ask, Don't Tell Newsroom Culture

The news that some reporters at Bloomberg News used access to the company’s clients’ data in their reporting put the financial news giant under a microscope earlier this year. But was it the isolated and relatively harmless actions of a few or evidence of systemic rot?<p>A three-month review of the …

Children need more exercise - especially girls, study says

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/1004000/1004587_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524657772_9b09db042eef9dee80dcc6cd71d986bd<p><b>Half of all UK seven-year-olds do not do enough exercise, with girls far less active than boys, a study suggests.</b><p>University College London …

Out Of Ideas And In Debt, Spain Sets Sights On Taxing The Sun

It’s always sunny in Spain, right? That might be a bit of an overstatement but the country hasn’t garnered a sunny reputation for nothing: cities like Huelva and Seville boast nearly 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. With so much sunshine at its disposal, Spain has aggressively pursued the …

US states banned from exporting their trash to China are drowning in plastic

Being green is getting a lot harder for eco-friendly states in the US, thanks to the country’s dependency on overrun Chinese recycling facilities. Recycling centers in Oregon recently stopped accepting clear plastic “clamshell” containers used for berries, plastic hospital gowns and plastic bags, …

Sustainability

How To Organize Your Day For Success

The most successful people are immersed minute-to-minute in the way they become successful. With small scheduling tweaks, could we all do the same?<p>Author-entrepreneur David Kidder gave <i>Inc.</i> a definition of success that we can all act upon:<p>(Success is) when you have discovered your innate gift or …