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Tiny Arachnids Do Indeed Live On Your Face, Scientists Say

Talk about creepy! You may <i>think</i> your morning shower did its job, but odds are a bunch of microscopic mites are crawling on your face and living in your pores at this very moment.<p>In fact, new research suggests that a specific genus of these tiny parasitic creatures called Demodex are way more common …

See The World Through The Eyes Of A Cat

An awesome, disorienting look at kitty vision.<p>What does the world look like through a cat's eyes? The basic structure of feline eyes is pretty similar to what humans have, but cats' vision has adapted to very different purposes, so the world they see looks familiar, but isn't quite the same as …

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Symbolism and the $1 Bill

Crack open your wallet, pull out everyone's favorite portrait of George Washington, and be prepared to learn about some odd symbolism that probably …

Homemade Face Scrubs for Every Skin Type

Yes, we know there are a ton of face scrubs out there, but it’s hard to find exactly the right one to fit your skin type. Which means that making a custom one to fit your skin’s needs is the way to go. Plus, you’ll already have half of the ingredients in your kitchen. It’s a win-win situation!<p>We’ll …

Reversible Batman and Joker Hat and Glove Set

Is your kid feeling good or bad today? No matter which one it is, they can flip their hat to the most appropriate side with this Reversible Batman …

Snow Leopard Cub Born at Brookfield Zoo

The Brookfield Zoo is proud to share the birth of a male Snow Leopard cub, born on June 13. The cub was born to first time mom Sarani and her mate, …

Sleepy Caracal Kitten Naps with Mom at Exmoor Zoo

In the final photo, mom and kitten are peeking over at the next enclosure where the father is living separately.<p>Caracals, sometimes called the Desert …

Scientists detect magmatic water on moon’s surface

“This impressive research confirms earlier lab analyses of Apollo samples, and will help broaden our understanding of how this water originated and …

Justdelete.me Wants To Help You Pull The Plug On All Those Pesky Online Accounts

It’s tiring, isn’t it? Doing everything online, I mean. Everyday you log into services tailor-made for shopping, searching, sharing, watching, chatting, curating, reading, bragging — that’s a lot of places to keep your personal information, and no one could blame you if you wanted to try to pare …

Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

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Start and End a Conversation with Someone's Name to Memorize It

If you have trouble remembering names (like I do sometimes), a great way to help yourself remember is to start and end your first few conversations …

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Make the Ultimate Pizza at Home with a $5 DIY Brick Oven

Pizza stones (or, alternatively, unglazed ceramic tiles) give pizzas, breads, and much more a marvelous crust. Use <i>two</i> layers of pizza stones or tiles …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>Atlanta’s realest rapper doesn't say much—but when he does, we listen.<p>By Samuel Hine19 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>Your new summer secret …

Plush Computer Viruses

Here are computer viruses that you’ll actually want to get! These Computer Virus Dolls each have a pop-up, just like you get when you have a real …

Illawarra Flame: The net-zero fibro house for the future

For the uninitiated, the term fibro house refers colloquially both to homes built using asbestos-based construction boards, which are now banned for …

Cameron’s House From Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

If you’re looking for the perfect place to play hooky, you’re in luck. The house Cameron’s family owned in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is officially up …

Did The Real 'Heisenberg' Also 'Break Bad'?

Many die-hard fans like myself, who can't get enough of the award-winning AMC TV drama, "Breaking Bad," have often thought that the alter-ego …

7 Awesome Photos Of The 2013 Perseid Meteor Shower

Stargaze without leaving your laptop.<p>Missed the peak of the Perseid meteor shower last night, or just want to compare shots? Check out these lovely photos, shared by folks in several places throughout the Northern Hemisphere.<p>The Perseids occur annually from July to August, peaking one night in …

A dozen asteroids are 'easily retrievable' with current spacecraft, researchers say

NASA has raised a few eyebrows (and even the ire of some lawmakers) with its recently announced, far-flung plan to capture an asteroid and tow it into orbit around the moon, where it can be explored and sampled relatively easily from Earth. The fact that NASA aims to complete this asteroid …

Watch A 3-D Printed Robot Slide Under Doors

The Sprawl Tuned Autonomous Robot is also pretty good at pool.<p>Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley's Biomimetic Millisystems Lab created the Sprawl Tuned Autonomous Robot, a 3-D printed insectoid 'bot that can crawl under doors, limbo-style.<p>STAR, for short, can extend or detract …

Why Microsoft’s 3D Printing Partnership Makes Sense

Microsoft has to remain relevant to hardware hackers. While they are necessary – no one can dispute the strength of Windows in the business world – they have, for the past decade, fallen slowly in esteem in the eyes of designers, makers, and artists. That’s why their recent partnership with …

Crowdfunded cups and straws quickly detect 'invisible' date rape drugs

The odorless and tasteless nature of "date rape drugs" can make them impossible for victims to detect before it's too late. But soon your drinking glass may able to warn you if dangerous chemicals have been slipped into your cocktail. Next month, DrinkSavvy will begin shipping plastic cups and …

Is Kickstarter Hostile To Science?

By discouraging a promising science project, Kickstarter could be encouraging corporate monopolies, enabling sloppy legislation, and keeping cool glow-in-the-dark plants out of our houses.<p>On July 31, Kickstarter updated its guidelines to include this sentence: "Projects cannot offer genetically …