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Clever Reference Guides that Double as Packaging Tape

Tape Stickers is the first product in Oscar Lhermitte's "Quickstarter" series<p>Kickstarter is often used with the intention of launching products that …

Crowd Funding

Make Moving Easier—and Less Stressful—With These Helpful Hacks

Moving can be an overwhelming process—one that can easily leave you wondering if giving up all your earthly possessions and moving to a tiny cabin in …

Hacking

Transform Those Spotty Bananas into These 19 Desserts

When buying a bunch of bananas, I always start out with the best intentions. I’m going to eat them as a healthy on-the-go snack, or slice them over my morning cereal or yogurt. I’m going to tuck them into the side pocket of my backpack to save me from hanger. But inevitably, I don’t eat all of the …

Where traditional DNA testing fails, algorithms take over

Powerful software is solving more crimes and raising new questions about due process<p><i>This originally appeared on ProPublica.</i><p>Late on a hot August night in 2014, Syracuse, New York, police tried to pull over a car driving without headlights. The driver and passenger fled into a darkened park. As the …

Gorillaz tease new album with weird digital booklet 'The Book of Noodle'

For the last month, Gorillaz social media threads have been filled with nostalgic images from throughout their career, celebrating the virtual band’s …

Music

New set photo from Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One shows the post-OASIS world

A month or so ago, we brought you the first set photos from Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of <b>Ready Player One</b>, and now some cheeky chap on Twitter has …

11 Words That Started Out As Spelling Mistakes

The word <i>irregardless</i> might not be to everyone’s taste, but there’s no denying that if you were to use it in a sentence, you’d be perfectly …

Board Games Outpace Video Games on Kickstarter

Ever since video games proved themselves to be a permanent home installation beginning in the 1980s, board games—those quaint, analog diversions made …

Why test chemicals on animals if we don't have to?

The overhaul of a 40-year-old law governing the testing of chemicals used in industrial and commercial products has won a lot of praise recently for giving the<p>Environmental Protection Agencyfar more regulatory control over many more substances. But it is also being praised by animal welfare …

Game of Thrones season six was full of impossible journeys, so we mapped them

In <i>Game of Thrones</i>, movement is life. If you linger too long in the Sept of Baelor, for instance, chances are you won’t be around long enough for afternoon prayer. That’s why many of the characters in Westeros are constantly in transit, traversing from the North to the Riverlands or sailing across …

These minimalist 'Game of Thrones' GIFs are a mesmerizing, cutesy take on the dark series

<i>Warning: Spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season six.</i><p>The "Game of Thrones" fandom is known for its artistic approach to celebrating the epic series. From large-scale art installations to miniature paper shields, we never tire of seeing artists' and designers' interpretations. One artist in …

Tim Cook: Coding should be a 'second language' taught to all children

All primary school children should be taught to code alongside learning the alphabet, according to Apple boss Tim Cook.<p>Speaking at Startup Fest …

Star

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Comics

Anatomical Coasters Feature Cross Sections of the Heart

The trick to getting guests to actually use coasters for their drinks is to own ones that are worth using. Laughing Squid recently shared images of a …

Cryptic crossword solvers aren't interested in words and are usually scientists, research finds

People who regularly solve cryptic crosswords are usually scientists who are more interested in equations than words, it has been claimed.<p>Enthusiasts who spend an average of an hour a day on the puzzles are more likely to have a science degree, a study of 800 people found.<p>Cryptic crossword solvers …

Crossword Puzzles

You Can Now Solve Murders With Game of Thrones Clue

The cutthroat world of <i>Game of Thrones</i> isn't that different from your typical murder mystery game. As an April Fool's joke, ThinkGeek thought up an …

TV Series

10 Game of Thrones Book Characters Omitted From the Show

Given the 4200-plus page count of the first five titles in <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i>, the book series upon which HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> is based, it’s no …

TV Series

Movie Posters Reimagined for Another Time and Place

Movie posters–they sure don’t make ’em like they used to. The movie poster was once a key piece of a film’s promotion; a film’s <i>identity,</i> even. …

Mental Floss

Computer science class fails to notice their TA was actually an AI chatbot

With all this talk about chatbots from Facebook and Microsoft, teaching artificial intelligence to be smarter has become a central topic of the tech world. But what about what AI can teach <i>us?</i><p>Ashok Goel, a computer science professor at Georgia Tech, put that question to the test when he added “Jill …

Can Quantum Physics Solve Time Travel's Most Famous Paradox?

Maybe you can go back in time and kill your grandfather.<p>If you have ever sat down and thought about time travel for even half a second, you have grappled with the Grandfather Paradox. Of the many mind-boggling questions raised by the specter of time travel, it is probably the most common. What …

Quantum Physics

Upcycled Jeans Quilt - Andrea's Notebook

I love a good pair of colored jeans, and I have a thing for colorful blankets, too, so today I’m combining them for this upcycled jeans quilt. I’m a …

Simulating Evolution: How Close Do Computer Models Come to Reality?

Christoph Adami, <i>Michigan State University</i><p>Darwin's theory of evolution is a simple but powerful framework that explains how complexity can come from simplicity: how everything biological around us - from the microbial biofilms on your teeth to the majestic redwood trees - emerged from the very …

Just One Minute of Intense Exercise May Improve Your Fitness Levels

Can’t spare 45 minutes for a workout? Surely you can squeeze 60 seconds of exercise into your busy schedule. According to one new study published in …

Exercise

The Stories Behind 10 Famous Typefaces and Where They're Used

Typefaces are everywhere—in books, advertisements, signage, magazines, and logos—yet we rarely pay them any heed. But many of them have histories …

We Bet You Can’t Name All 27 Of These Minor Characters From ‘Game Of Thrones’

Do you watch <i>Game of Thrones</i> enough to know your Tyrions from your Tywins? That’s child’s play. Your Barristan Selmys from your Gregor Cleganes? Easy …

Intricate Illustrations of Star Wars Spacecraft Cutouts Reveal Their Inner Mechanics

Hans Jenssen has been working as a technical illustrator for decades, and it shows. With painstaking detail and accuracy, he creates cutaway paintings that expose the interior structures of complex vehicles and buildings, down to every last tiny piece of machinery.<p>Jenssen is best known for his <i>Star</i> …

A chemistry card game forges bonds

The new strategy-based card game Ion makes a game out of chemistry. It challenges players to group positively and negatively charged ions to form …

CRISPR/Cas9 in drug discovery: Applications in target discovery, validation, and hit screening

Recorded 11 May 2016<p>Speakers<p>AstraZeneca<br>Cambridge, U.K.<p>Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center<br>New York, NY<p>Moderated by<p>Science/AAAS<br>Washington, …

23 Majestically Beautiful Pieces Of Science Jewelry

Pretty, subtle, and delightfully weird.