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Europe's refugee crisis is darkened by the shadows of WWII

On a continent still haunted by World War II, ghostly – and ghastly – shadows of that convulsive conflict have been impossible to avoid as Europe grapples with its biggest refugee crisis since the war ended 70 years ago.<p>They were there when Czech authorities wrote numbers, like tattoos, on the …

MAD Architects Complete Passive Solar Ordos Museum Inspired by the Gobi Desert

1/7<p>MAD Architects Ordos Museum<p>The futuristic curved metal Ordos Museum in China’s Inner Mongolia Region is finally complete. Designed in 2005 by MAD …

Architecture

Who are all these refugees?

Migrants have been heading to Europe in record numbers, and most are refugees fleeing their homes. CNN's Arwa Damon explains who these people are, and why they are risking their lives to make the journey.

Turner Broadcasting

Making Sure AI's Rapid Rise Is No Surprise - Lovesick Cyborg

By Jeremy Hsu | September 2, 2015 12:39 pm<p>Credit: Skydance Productions | Paramount Pictures<p>A steady rise of artificial intelligence could give human …

3D Printing Awakens the Force with Complete Printable Episode VII Stormtrooper Costume

As a new era in the Star Wars universe is coming into existence, popular producer of the tech-based Youtube show Nerdgasm, Jerry Berg (better known …

Star Wars

Where Is All the Dark Energy and Dark Matter?

Two experiments on Earth are helping to shine light on the hidden characteristics of dark energy and dark matter — elusive phenomena that make up …

Dark Matter

Boston Dynamics' Next Robot’s Legs Are 3D Printed & That’s Just the Beginning at Fab11

Robotics research and development makes intensive use of 3D printing, both for prototyping and – increasingly – for end-use robot parts. It makes …

Robotics

Researchers Discover An Ancient Replica Of Our Solar System

The finding is good news for the search for intelligent alien life<p>Deep within the bowels of our Milky Way Galaxy, there is another solar system that is like a miniature replica of our own. Except this planetary system is just a tad older — by about 7 billion years.<p>Using images and data collected by …

Planets

Check Out Panda Bear’s Trippy New Interactive Website

The new interactive website of experimental musician Panda Bear is a digital rabbit hole of psychedelic animations and video art. As you tap your laptop’s arrow keys or swipe on your smartphone, the screen of PBVSGR.com morphs: Reptile eyeballs melt into footage of a poodle-skirted sock-hopper …

[Best of 2014] The Year in Film

2014 was an immersive year for film.<p>In 2014, film escaped its 2D confines on the silver screen, becoming more malleable a medium so that audiences could interact within their worlds. Not only did technology become a recurring character in many of this year’s blockbusters, innovative techniques and …

Out in the open: street art back on Dubai’s artistic agenda

Recent weeks have seen street art firmly back on Dubai’s artistic agenda, with a stunning and massively successful attempt to claim the Guinness …

10 Sci-Fi Gingerbread Creations

Making a gingerbread house is a fun and traditional craft for the holidays, but there's no reason why crafting with gingerbread should be limited to …