Jenny Rowley

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This Is Why You Still Cringe At The Memory Of Something You Did In School

They're called "involuntary memories".<p>And they're very normal. Dr Jennifer Wild, a clinical psychologist at the Oxford Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma, told BuzzFeed that almost everyone gets them.<p>"For a while, after a trauma or an embarrassing event, most people have these memories," she …

A Brief History of Unisex Fashion

Gender-neutral clothing is back in vogue, but the craze in many ways has mirrored broader social changes throughout the 20th century.<p>In March, the London department store Selfridges gave itself a radical makeover, transforming three floors of its Oxford Street emporium into gender-neutral shopping …

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French is boring, German is dull? Not if you’re learning about tattoos, tweets or dating etiquette

In an effort to revive interest in languages at GCSE, new exams will focus on ‘authentic’ topics to engage with younger students<p>There were times during my French lessons when I wondered why we were all being trained to cross the Channel and announce to people: “Hello, my name is Leo. I write …

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Years after the famine, here’s how North Koreans really get by

<b>By James Pearson and Daniel Tudor</b>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiles as he gives field guidance during a visit to the November 2 Factory of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang, August 24, 2014. …

Meet the Man Who Makes Molds of Dead People's Faces

Death masks are the final portrait: a literal mold of a person's face in the moments after they've died.<p>Prior to the advent of photography, the first order of business when a person of significance died was to take an imprint of their face. The purpose was to enable the creation of posthumous …

If you remember this story, another memory will die off

Remembering makes us forget as the process of recall actually causes people to lose other memories<p>Remembering makes us forget as the process of recall actually causes people to lose other memories, a study has found.<p>Researchers at Birmingham University and the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences unit …

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The secrets of color-changing chameleons revealed

Scientists studying chameleon skin have discovered the secret to the lizards' color-changing prowess: Rather than relying purely on pigments, the animals use photonic nanocrystals in their skin to manipulate light with exquisite precision.<p>The findings, described in the journal Nature …

The Black Swordsman

By kopfstoff<br>The Black Swordsman. added the japanese kanji for "sacrifice". one of three designs i'd love to wear. lets make this shirt a reality... …

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Drinking alcohol actually makes your face more attractive. - Seriously, Science?

By Seriously Science | March 10, 2015 11:36 am<p><i>Photo: flickr/azrainman</i><p><i>As we’ve previously reported, beer goggles are a real phenomenon. Well,</i> …

Artist Creates 11-Acre Aerial Portrait Based on Photograph

30,000 wooden stakes, 2,000 tonnes of soil, and 2,000 tonnes of sand. That’s what it took for Cuban-American artist Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada and his …

Stunning! Rare Atmospheric Phenomenon Fills the Entire Grand Canyon with Fog

Stunning, breathtaking, Oh Em Gee, however you want to put it, the photos in this post are incredible to look at and incredibly difficult to capture. …

These Breathtaking ISS Time-Lapses Make You Feel Like You’re Flying Through Space

Once in a while, you wake up in the morning with problems on your mind (or in your Inbox) and immediately start your day in a funk, focused on those …

Matthew Albanese: Strange Worlds

Box of Lightning ©Matthew Albanese<p>Box of Lightning, Detail ©Matthew Albanese<p>Box of Lightning, Detail ©Matthew Albanese<p>Box of Lightning, Detail …

Google Maps Out the Most Photographed Places in the World

Two weeks ago, Instagram released its annual top 10 lists of the cities and locations that were photographed most often using the photo sharing …

The 100 Most Astonishing Images of 2013

We post tons of great images on Gizmodo, from space to science to art to design. Here's a treasure trove of our very favorites that proves that 2013 …

In pictures: Travel photographer awards

Crazy Photo-Per-Day Lip Sync Time-Lapse that Took 1101 Days to Shoot

What do you get when you mix time-lapse photography, lip syncing to a Queen song and an insane amount of dedication? We imagine you get something …

Amazing Infrared Photographs of the Himalayan Range

New York photographer Sean Lynch went to Nepal last September and the pictures he took while there are just absolutely amazing. Lynch offers us …