Srdan Crnic

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Everything You Need to Know About the Art of Sushi, In One Graphic

The fine art of sushi isn’t something to take lightly—good chefs train for decades, and good sushi restaurants have customs all their own. This guide …

How to Start Managing Your Money, For Those Who Never Learned Growing Up

How you manage, spend, and invest your money can have a profound impact on your life, yet very few schools teach these important skills. Learning …

Get People to Do What You Want With These 11 Clever Psychological Tricks

While it’s it not always important to get what you want, it sure feels good sometimes. This handy cheat sheet explains 11 different ways you can …

Handy

Protect Your Short Term Memory by Avoiding the "Fluency" Trap

If you’ve ever forgotten something immediately after learning it, you’ve probably experienced “fluency.” With this simple trick, you can counteract …

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

The 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Must Read Before You Die, According to Amazon

Assembling the list of the most essential science fiction and fantasy books is a huge undertaking, but Amazon has tackled it. And their list is not …

The List: When losses aren’t really losses

<i>For too long, our writers’ hyper-specific arguments have been confined to the private corridors of the Internet. Welcome to The List, where we take</i> …

5 Things You Didn't Know About Cavities

Yes, we know: you don't always like visiting us.<p>And by "us," I mean "your dentists" -- the people who make sure your smile is healthy and big and sparkly.<p>Sure, you love our hygienists: they make your teeth shiny and don't cause you much, if any, discomfort. But then the doctor comes in to evaluate …

Aircraft 'bomb bag' limits on board explosion impact

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1182000/1182350_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532787510_6fd3fa130f4f4281fdf6a3ef678fbe2e<p><b>A new system to resist terrorist bombs smuggled onto aircraft has been tested in dramatic experiments.</b><p>A device called FlyBag is designed …

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The Truth About Stretching: When It Helps and When It Doesn't

We stretch for lots of reasons: Because it feels good, because it’s part of our pre-workout routine, because a muscle is stiff and we think …

Moon Facts: Fun Information About the Earth's Moon

The moon is the easiest celestial object to find in the night sky — when it's there. Earth's only natural satellite hovers above us bright and round …

The Science of 'Interstellar' Explained (Infographic)

<b>Warning: SPOILER ALERT!</b> This infographic contains details about the new space film "Interstellar."<p>The film "Interstellar" relies on real science for …

Black Holes

Here's How Many Bacteria Spread Through One Kiss

First base is a great place to get your mouth microbes some new friends, finds a new study in the journal <i>Microbiome</i>. A ten-second French kiss can …

Travel apps that don't use data roaming

“Travel apps are great, but watch out for roaming charges,” I wrote for the Telegraph in 2009. Five years on, little has changed. Data roaming remains too expensive for dawn-to-dusk app use in most countries. Fortunately, some apps work fine without an internet connection. So, even after you switch …

The water on Earth is even older than the sun

Next time you reach for a “fresh” glass of water, think of this: some of the molecules in that water are billions of years old — older, in fact, than the solar system itself.<p>On the face of it, this seems impossible: how can water on Earth pre-date the solar system in which it exists? But a new …

5 Top Secrets to Getting More Done

<b>1) Be a Machine</b><p>The secret to getting more done is to make things automatic<b>.</b> Decisions exhaust you:<p><b>The counterintuitive secret to getting things done</b> …

Yard Sale Jackpot

Found this epic gem at a yard sale! Just 10 bucks!<p>Looks good, but I hear something rattling inside...<p>It sounds like there's something in here. I …

Mystery solved: The sailing stones of Death Valley

The sailing stones of the Racetrack Playa, a dry lakebed in Death Valley, have been the subject of a mystery since the 1940s. The playa is dotted with stones, some as large as 700 pounds (320kg), with long tracks behind them, as though they have been performing a synchronised dance.<p>Although there …

Top 10 Food Infographics to Hang in Your Kitchen or Save to Your Phone

Sometimes, a chart or infographic is the best way to communicate complex topics—like what the different types of cuts of beef are (and how to cook …

Coffee Science: How to Make the Best Pourover Coffee at Home

There seem to be new coffee brewing gadgets showing up all the time, but sometimes it's hard to separate what's worthwhile from what's a waste of money. It's helpful, then, to back up and try to understand how coffee brewing works and how brewing equipment differs. Then, you can make an informed …

This Flowchart Helps Clean Your Closet with Quick Decisions

Closets can quickly get cluttered with clothes and then it's time to clean. But what do you keep and what do you throw out? Owltastic Adventures …

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

The Real-Life Science Behind The Summer's Most Outrageous Sci-Fi Movies

When inhumans attack<p>Mechanized suits, alien apes, dinosaur robots -- this summer's blockbusters are brimming with scientific-sounding conceits. But is there any real science to back them up? While you watch, here's something to chew on (besides the popcorn).<p><b>DIGITAL EFFECT: AN ALIEN-BLASTING</b> …

Motion Capture

Can supercapacitor ‘wafers’ make power cords obsolete?

Imagine a future in which plugs and external power sources no longer limit our electrical gadgets.<p>This possibility is one of the reasons for the …

We Ask 10 Sci-Fi Authors to Write Star Wars: Episode VII

Rather than waiting around for JJ Abrams and his crew to leak plot details, we asked some of our favorite science fiction writers to tell us what they'd do with the new Star Wars movie.<p>We've seen the trailers. We've seen the photos. We know <i>some</i> of the details, but we really don't know what to …

A guide to the eateries of Portugal

Heaven awaits. But leave any preconceptions at home about what kind of place might serve good food and drink. For the best overall experience, including value for money and quality of food, choose modest establishments offering traditional Portuguese food in simple surroundings.<p>Adega (Cellar)<p>In …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

Retrogaming