Jean-Philippe Rebuffet de la Gallais

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Künstlerische Darstellung von S2 beim Passieren des supermassereichen Schwarzen Lochs im Zentrum der Milchstraße - beschriftet

Diese künstlerische Darstellung zeigt die Bahn des Sterns S2, die sehr nah am supermassereichen Schwarzen Loch im Zentrum der Milchstraße …

Bahn

Why Our Intuition About Sea-Level Rise Is Wrong - Issue 62: Systems

Jerry Mitrovica has been overturning accepted wisdom for decades. A solid Earth geophysicist at Harvard, he studies the internal structure and …

Sea Level

Nearly Two Dozen People Injured After Lava Bomb Hits Hawaii Tour Boat

Earlier today, a basketball-sized chunk of molten rock slammed into a tour boat off the coast of Hawaii, injuring 23 people and sending at least four …

Big Island (Hawaii)

Papyrus fragment with lines from Homer's Odyssey | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

For the ancient Greeks, papyrus, a paper made from the stalks of the papyrus plant, was the preferred material on which to record permanent writings, …

'I was shocked it was so easy': ​meet the professor who says facial recognition ​​can tell if you're gay

Progress makes people uncomfortable. When the first monkeys walked, other monkeys probably said, 'This is outrageous!'<p>Kosinski received emails from people confused about their sexuality who hoped he'd run their photo through his algorithm<p>If you basically accept we’re just computers, then computers …

Artificial Intelligence

Welcome to Hell: A History of Portals to the Underworld

Next time you’re advising someone to go to hell, these should be the directions that you provide.<p>This week, a sinkhole opened up on the North Lawn at …

This Radical Research to Extend Human Life is About DNA Lengthening

“We let kids die when there are potential treatments.”<p>Patience isn’t Elizabeth Parrish’s strong suit.<p>As the CEO of BioViva, a biotech firm focused on …

Photographer Shoots Epic Battle Between Fox And Eagle Over Rabbit, And It Gets More And More Epic With Each Photo

How would you feel if you were on your way home proudly clutching your hard-earned food, when all of a sudden somebody jumps you, snatches away your …

The last of the samurai – in pictures

A collection of rare photographs of samurai presented by Daniella Dangoor is being exhibited at The London Photograph Fair. Most photographs purporting to be of samurai are actually not and were taken after 1877, when the samurai system was abolished. These images are of genuine samurai, taken …

Samurai

Addiction Rehab Is Broken. Can Technology Fix It?

My dad’s company had season tickets to the White Sox. On muggy Midwest summer days we’d go as a family—always sitting in the same seats, 25 rows …

Everything you need to know about the reopening of the Lutetia Hotel in Paris

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>After four years of restoration, the legendary Hôtel Lutetia will be reopening its doors on July 12.</b><p>After being completely revamped …

Our favorite Rooftop Bars in Paris: cocktails with the Best Views of Paris

Rooftop bars season has arrived in Paris, yay! When the weather in Paris is nice there are few better ways to enjoy Paris than from above, cocktail …

France

Earth's sixth mass extinction event under way, scientists warn

Researchers talk of ‘biological annihilation’ as study reveals billions of populations of animals have been lost in recent decades<p>A “biological annihilation” of wildlife in recent decades means a sixth mass extinction in Earth’s history is under way and is more severe than previously feared, …

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

Portable, Folding and Inflatable Kayaks

Sea Eagle’s patent pending RazorLite™ Kayak is a high performance ultra light kayak and the world’s first and only inflatable […] Read More …

Kayaking

Pakayak - The Ultimate Packable Kayak

<b>Pakayak is the ultimate packable hardshell kayak.</b> Go where you want, store it where you want, carry it on your back, take it in your convertible and …

Magic mushrooms can 'reset' depressed brain

<b>A hallucinogen found in magic mushrooms can "reset" the brains of people with untreatable depression, raising hopes of a future treatment, scans suggest.</b><p>The small study gave 19 patients a single dose of the psychedelic ingredient psilocybin.<p>Half of patients ceased to be depressed and experienced …

Magic Mushrooms

World's hardest sudoku: can you crack it?

Readers who spend hours grappling in vain with the Telegraph's daily sudoku puzzles should look away now.<p>But those who find our number puzzles a bit of a doddle may wish to sharpen their pencils for the ultimate test: what is claimed to be the world's hardest sudoku.<p>The Everest of numerical games …

Yann LeCun : « Aujourd'hui, Facebook est entièrement construit autour de l'intelligence artificielle »

En images<p>Yann LeCun, 55 ans, apprend aux machines à réfléchir. Il travaille depuis trente ans sur laméthode du <i>deep learning</i> (« apprentissage profond …

Elon Musk presents his vision for colonizing Mars by 2024

Elon Musk unveiled exciting changes to his vision of establishing a colony on Mars, and surprised us with a plan to use rockets to transport people …

The Prettiest Fall Train Trip in the U.S. Starts at Just $53

This is the best (and most affordable!) way to take in the autumn foliage.<p>The arrival of autumn is just around the corner, which means now is the perfect time to plan a leaf peeping trip. While you could venture through the Adirondack Mountains — one of the country's most scenic places to take in …

Cézanne unmasked: the shattering portraits that blew Picasso and the Paris avant garde away

He painted his wife without lips. He painted his friend with a spinal deformity. And he painted himself as a ghost in a top hat. Paul Cézanne’s unflinching portraits, coming to Britain this autumn, didn’t just astonish Picasso and his disciples. They changed art for ever<p>In Paris at the dawn of the …

Art

This Dutch startup turns plants into batteries

Imagine a lamp. Any lamp. Now imagine having to water it.<p>Dutch product designer Ermi van Oers created Living Light: plants that double as lights. Or lights that double as plants – whichever way you prefer looking at it. The lights run on electricity generated by bacteria in the soil.<p>Here’s how it …

Deux journalistes irakiens tués par l’EI près de Mossoul

Un groupe de journalistes était parti avec des policiers irakiens pour rendre compte d’une opération qui visait à déloger des djihadistes d’un …

A heartless sea creature could help us figure out why humans can't regenerate limbs

Starlet sea anemones are great at rebranding.<p>Once a heart cell, always a heart cell: Human cells don’t get to make career changes. But life doesn’t work that way for the starlet sea anemone. Cut one into five, six, or even seven pieces, and the cells rearrange until each cut piece becomes a tiny …

University of Florida

Review: A Dark Song, forget forgiveness

It’s kind of astonishing that there hasn’t been a film quite like Liam Gavin’s <i>A Dark Song</i> yet—it’s a premise so simple and familiar that the genre …

‘Blood Drive’ Trailer Revs Up for Gory Grindhouse Good Times — Watch

The grisly series comes to Syfy in June.<p>Syfy is embracing its grisly side with the new series “Blood Drive,” an homage to grindhouse movies.<p>The show …

Horror

The 20 best architecture photographs of the year

Get ready for the Arcaid Images Architectural Photography Awards 2016<p>Photographing buildings, interiors, or any built environment is no easy task—as anyone who’s struggled to snap an artful architecture Instagram will know—so it’s best left to the pros to create images that do more than document …

Why These Artificial Intelligence Startups Joined Salesforce, Amazon, and Uber

Say you’re a giant company that’s heard about a fancy “new” technology called artificial intelligence and you’re interested in adding some …