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Cherry trees blossom six years early after a trip to space

In 2008 Japanese scientists decided to take a handful of cherry tree seeds (and by "handful" we mean over 250) to space. The embryonic plants spent eight months aboard the International Space Station as part of an educational project aimed at children. When the stones returned, 14 of them were …

The Oldest Living Things On Earth

Science & InnovationThe Loom<p><i>The photographer Rachel Sussman has been traveling the world to take pictures of the oldest living organisms on our planet. She described her journey in this TED talk, and now, at last, she’s created a gorgeous new book, The Oldest Living Things in the World, published</i> …

Light Painting Meets CGI In This Incredible BTS Look at a Unique Collaboration

Showing just how productive and intuitive collaboration can be, Montreal-based photographer Eric Paré and Michigan-based digital artist Mike Campau …

Dogs' sense of smell signals love for owners, say scientists

Pioneering research into how dogs perceive smells demonstrates the scent of familiar humans acts like perfume in their brains<p>The familiar scent of its owner lingers like perfume in a dog’s brain, US scientists claim.<p>They have pinpointed an area of the canine brain that responds more strongly to the …

Watch A Life-Size Elephant Sculpture Take Shape Out Of A Single Sheet Of Paper

Last December, we heard about artist Sipho Mabona’s quest to fold a life-size origami elephant out of a single sheet of paper. And now he’s finally done it–and we’ve got the video to show how it was done.<p>“White Elephant,” as the project is called, started with a sheet of paper, albeit one that’s 50 …

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Haruko Maeda's paintings Explore the Beauty in Death

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Photos: Wooden Sculptures of Race Cars

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Photographer Captures Ethereal Portraits with Subdued Color Palettes

Kiev-based photographer Oleg Oprisco is making his presence felt in the growing realm of surreal style photography. Using subdued color palettes, …

Stunning Images Of The Dinka People Of Southern Sudan And Their Way Of Life

<b>Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher</b> have come up with a stunning series featuring the people and lifestyle of the Dinka tribe in the South …

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Foundation Plans To Open A "Fat Farm" For Elephants In California

Many zoo elephants have too much junk in the trunk.<p>African elephants are the world's largest land animals. But some of them are too large. A recent study, for example, found that about 75 percent of elephants in American zoos are overweight.<p>Plans are in the works to open a "fat farm" for overweight …

The FDA let risky antibiotics remain in livestock feed, new report claims

The US Food and Drug Administration allowed more than a dozen antibiotics used in animal agriculture to remain in livestock feed — despite knowing that the drugs posed a "high risk" of perpetuating human antibiotic resistance.<p>Those are the conclusions from a new report by the Natural Resources …

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In 2013, A Record Number of Rhinos Were Poached in South Africa

An average of nearly three rhinos killed per day<p>A total of 1,004 rhinos were illegally killed in South Africa in 2013, according to the country's department of environmental affairs. That makes it the worst ever year for rhino poaching in the country. The death toll represents a 50 percent increase …

What Is the Third Level of Orgasm and How Exactly Can You Get There?

When you read that a new vibrator promises to take you to the third level of orgasm, I assume you all have the same response I did, which is, "What in the name of Samantha Jones is the third level of orgasm?" I'm still not sure, but I can't say it better than Katie Hakala over at Nerve, where I …

Did You Know Celine Dion Has Her Own Personal $72 Million Water Park Mansion?

Because why wouldn't she?<p>To see more images of Celine Dion, check out http://www.x17online.com/celebrities/celine_dion. And one more thing, an earlier version of this article had Celine's mansion valued at $20 million. That wasn't true. It's on sale for $72 million!!

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's James Avery Has Died

James Avery, best known for playing Will Smith‘s Uncle Phil on <i>The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air</i>, died on Tuesday night. He was 68.<p>“I’m deeply saddened to …

Parents Recreate Famous Film Scenes with Cardboard Boxes and Their Baby Boy

I don’t have kids just yet, so I can’t say from experience, but it seems one of the benefits of having a child is the ability to feature the adorable …

Lord Infamous (Three 6 Mafia), RIP

“He had a heart attack in his sleep,” [DJ] Paul says during an exclusive interview with HipHopDX. “His mother found him dead this morning. He had …

Lauryn Hill Reschedules Shows, Adds Dates

<i>Photo by Will Deitz</i><p>Lauryn Hill has rescheduled three of her upcoming shows and has announced a few more dates for early 2014. Check out her itinerary below, plus footage of her performing the <i>Miseducation of Lauryn Hill</i> track "Ex-Factor" live in New York.<p>Lauryn Hill:<p>01-26 Huntington, NY - The …

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Beyoncé 'terrified' in the run up to surprise album release

Beyoncé claims she was "terrified" about the surprise release of her new album, calling the move "a huge risk".<p>"I was so scared," the singer said on Saturday night, at a New York screening of the 17 music videos that accompanied the record. "I already envisioned like the worst things that could …

Remembering Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>Nelson Mandela, the human rights leader, Nobel Laureate and first black African president of South Africa, died …

The End Of Subsidized Phones Could Be Near

For almost a decade and a half, mobile customers – and Americans in particular – have enjoyed a certain economic perk: phone subsidies from the major carriers. This meant you could, on sign-up, get a very expensive phone for at most a few hundred dollars and, as an incentive to hang around, upgrade …

<b>UFUNK</b> tire sa révérence sous sa forme actuelle ! Depuis 10 ans, je partage chaque jour avec vous mes découvertes et mes coups de cœur, explorant le …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

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