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Scientists have created a microscopic, real life-or-death version of Pac-Man

To study how microorganisms really work<p>In an attempt to better understand how microorganisms work, specifically how predator and prey microorganisms function, Norwegian scientists have designed a <i>Pac-Man</i> map to further their research on the subject.<p>In the video above, the different microorganisms …

Scientists discovered two feather-covered dinosaur wings preserved in amber

Scientists just published their findings from two 99 million-year-old baby dinosaur wings — with feathers still attached — found encased in amber. …

Dinosaurs

A 19-year-old created a free robot lawyer that has beaten 160,000 parking tickets

The very first robot lawyer that was designed to challenge parking tickets has been wildly successful since it was launched last Fall.<p>British programmer Joshua Browder, 19, launched the beta version of the bot in London in September. In that month alone, 3,000 people used the service to appeal …

Chatbots

EU Could Drop English as Official Language After Brexit

BRUSSELS — English, the world's second language and the main working tongue of EU institutions, may no longer be an official language of the European Union once Britain leaves the bloc, a senior EU lawmaker said on Monday.<p>The symbolic, if impractical, move would further reduce London's influence on …

Europe

Learn the Basics of Color Theory to Know What Looks Good

Colors are important to making things look good, whether it's the clothes you wear or the presentation you give at work. But not everyone …

Watch Drake Start Feuds with Everyone at 'SNL' Including Lorne Michaels

Also, the rapper has a lot to say about all those memes you're making about him.<p>Last night Drake served as both host and musical guest on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> and, considering his last time hosting was a major success, we knew we were in for a treat (even without Drake's beloved beard).<p>The <i>SNL</i> writers …

Comedy

Flight of the Conchords Touring With Eugene Mirman, Demetri Martin, More Comedians

Flight of the Conchords, the New Zealand musical comedy duo Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie, recently announced that they were returning this year for a tour. They also promised that they'd be trying out some new material on the road—their first since HBO's "Flight of the Conchords" and 2009's <i>I</i> …

Comedy

The Hidden Religion and Science Conflict

More than 150 years have passed since Darwin's <i>On the Origin of Species</i>, and we're still arguing about science and religion. Outrageous public statements from religious and scientific leaders reinforce the impression of endless conflict, whether it's Richard Dawkins claiming that religion is a "God …

This Self-Filling Water Bottle Harvests Clean Drinking Water From The Air

At a rate of 0.5 litres per hour.<p>An Austrian start-up has revealed plans to start selling a self-filling water bottle that extracts humidity from the …

The Naked Truth About Denim

Maria Erixon, the co-founder and creative director of Nudie Jeans, has always focused on quality product and fair-trade. Her jeans are meant to be worn, beaten up, repaired, reused, recycled--and lived in. For years.<p><b>Why do you love designing denim?</b><br>Fashion in general is looking for newness and short …

Clothing

Five ways chemicals can save the world from climate change

When it comes to the environment, the chemical industry doesn’t have the best reputation. Yet it has a vital role to play in developing technological …

PAVE

Ryan Gosling Channels His Childhood Dancer Days On 'Saturday Night Live' | HuffPost

Tattoos Elegantly Combine Delicate Natural Subjects with Bold Geometry

Spanish tattoo artist Marla Moon adorns her clients with works that beautifully combine nature and geometry. Although minimalist in their appearance, her permanent body art makes a bold statement using elegant lines and carefully-stippled dots. Together, these two elements depict animals, trees, …

Body Art

10 Healthy Breakfast Recipes That Can Help You Lose Weight

These hearty dishes will keep you full and put more pep in your step in the morning.<p>Eating soon after you wake up may give your metabolism a boost—and if you choose wisely, it could also aid in weight loss. The key ingredient? Protein, which not only decreases levels of ghrelin (a …