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The best decorating tips of all time!

We're fans of the adage, if it's not broken, don't fix it so. So it's with that in mind that we return with our tried and tested Sunday morning round …

NASA May Upend Space Travel With Experimental Research

NASA’s Sonny White and his collaborators have published experimental confirmation that the so-called EM drive produces thrust. If this technology …

A new theory about the speed of light seeks to explain what Einstein couldn't

One of the oddest things about our universe is that it has some fundamental constants. These constants—such as the speed of light in a vacuum—have numerical values that don’t change no matter what conditions you test them under.<p>The speed of light in a vacuum had been measured by many physicists in …

Physics

7 small homes you'll want for yourself

We have 7 alternatives of small homes for you. The funny thing regarding this selection, which was guided by professional architects, is that we want …

Prefab Homes

'Train to Busan': EW review

We gave it a <b>B+</b><p>With its restrained, un-shlocky title, this South Korean movie could, say, detail the strained relationship between a father and his …

Hedge Funds

The Best Movies of 2016 (So Far): Punk Rockers, Sexing Sausages, and One Horny Politician

Believe it or not, there have been plenty of standout films released so far this year—and from some very unlikely places. Here are the best of the …

Billions of planets, infinite time: What it’s like to try and find a new Earth - Hack - triple j

In the 2030s, roads will be humming with driverless cars, more robots will be doing our jobs than ever before, and humans might be having their first …

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Proxima b: Potential Earth-like planet discovered

Scientists have discovered an Earth-sized planet orbiting the star nearest to the Sun, potentially a major step in the quest to find out if life exists elsewhere in the universe.<p>The planet, known as Proxima b, is located just four light years away from the Earth, around the red dwarf star Proxima …

Canon 5D Mark IV | This is It, Finally

So this is it; it’s finally here to clear up the speculation and put to bed the inaccuracies. I say that because this impending release has been …

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The Story Of How Nickelback Lost Its Edge And Became Hated

At some point, Nickelback had life. That’s worth mourning.<p>The fastest way to turn a room of people against you once you’re handed the aux cable for your iPod is by playing Nickelback. Specifically, play Nickelback’s “How You Remind Me.” A near-inexplicable rage washes over the faces of the people …

Refreshing or Revolting: Tesla Model 3

Tesla revealed the Model 3 entry-level sedan at a special even on March 31, completing the electric automaker's lineup. Starting at $35,000, the Tesla Model 3 will duke it out against the likes of the BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and Audi A4. With the standard variant expected to be able to …

Tesla Model 3

Photographer Shoots ‘Bullet Time’ Using a Ring of 100 Pinhole Cameras

For his master thesis project at Hochschule Mannheim in Germany, photographer and communication designer Andreas Neumann decided to create bullet …

The story behind 'alien megastructures' scientists may have found (but probably didn't)

This is a tricky story to write. The mysterious scientific observations it deals with could wind up being nothing, or they could amount to some new, interesting astrophysical phenomenon that gets its own little section in a planetary science textbook someday. But there's also the tiniest chance …

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All Angles of Viktor & Rolf Fall 2015 Couture

For the brand’s Fall 2015 Couture collection, Viktor & Rolf drew inspiration from all sides—literally. Photographer Isabel Martinez, aka @IsabelitaVirtual on Instagram, captured every one of them.

Haute Couture

Football is the greatest sport in the world. Why does Canada call it soccer? - Canada Q&A

AFP/Getty Images<p>From John Harbink, Surrey B.C.<p>“It’s the greatest sport in the world. Why does Canada call this soccer?” writes John Harbink, Surrey B.C. “Why call a game of handball with a helmet, football? It does not make sense to me.” Paul Attfield – a displaced Englishman and former Globe …

24 Amazing Places Built from Shipping Containers

These homes look anything but industrial.<p>Recycled freight containers bring efficiency, flexibility, and affordability to innovative green buildings, from small vacation cabins to movable cafes, schools, and skyscrapers.

How 3D-Printing Rocket Engines Could Win Back The Space Race

Rapid manufacturing methods may eliminate dependence on Russian rockets<p>In the mid-1960s, NASA’s Marshall Spaceflight Center, outside of Huntsville, Ala., was a hive of rocket-engineering activity, ground zero for America’s efforts to establish herself as the world’s dominant space power. Following …

Engines

A Glimpse At BMW's Hydrogen Future

BMW’s hydrogen strategy is starting to take shape. The company has been working on hydrogen-powered cars since 1984, but for a long time the focus remained on the internal-combustion engine. The efforts, first shown in a 7-series in the mid-1980s, culminated in 2006 in the V-12–powered Hydrogen 7. …

The Jetpack May Finally Be Coming–To Save Your Life

And just as we all come to this sad conclusion, the Martin Jetpack might finally be ready for production. Not only does it look all sci-fi and …

Middle Age

I Chased Pluto’s Shadow Across the Southern Pacific Ocean

Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home<p>Last night, I joined several teams of scientists as they chased Pluto’s shadow across the southern Pacific ocean. We were riding aboard NASA’s flying infrared telescope, SOFIA, and needed to get that Boeing 747 to the exact right place at the exact right …

Astronomy

Russia's abandoned space shuttles at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, in pictures

The future: Airplanes that fix themselves? | CNN Travel

Airbus is building 900 satellites to beam internet from space

Airbus is set to design and build 900 satellites for satellite company OneWeb, which will aim to give internet access to billions of people worldwide, Reuters reports.<p>The $2 billion project is partially bankrolled by Richard Branson’s Virgin Group and chipmaker Qualcomm.<p>The plan is to launch 700 of …

Virgin Galactic

The Kelvin Energy Recover System Lamp

It’s all about efficiency! The main CFL bulb charges a separate LED light that switches on only when no light is present (CFL switched off), acting …

NASA-Inspired Hydroponic Garden Grows Plants in a Compact Ferris Wheel

Using one of NASA's discarded ideas as inspiration, design firm DesignLibero developed a rotary hydroponic garden known as <i>The Green Wheel</i>. This futuristic invention allows plants to rotate around a light source as gravity optimizes plant production. Over the years, NASA has come up with several …

Plants

New Hammered Steel Animal Head Sculptures by Selçuk Yılmaz | Colossal

<p>Turkish sculptor Selçuk Yılmaz (previously) just completed work on three new mask-like sculptures depicting the heads of a lynx, tiger, and fox. …