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This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable...<p>Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...<p>Movable modular parts make this renovated, …

San Francisco

Saline Lamp

The Clear Light uses saline water to conduct electricity and light up this lamp. Essentially it replaces wires with saline water to reduce metal …

Paravelo: 'Flamping' Bicycle Looks to Take Flight via Kickstarter

I can see how 'flamping' might be mistaken for a phenomeme-non of dubious SFWness; I gotta admit, I wouldn't have guessed what the portmanteau …

How to get better at email: What science tells us

Email is all-pervasive, and arguably one of the most important tools of modern business. But the fact is most of us are not particularly good at it, wasting time on messages we should ignore and losing track of those that we should be focusing on. Then there’s the base human instinct to cc: …

Carnegie Mellon University

Explosion in Number of Potentially Habitable Worlds

Climate model predicts 60 billion water-friendly planets around red dwarf stars.<p><b>The number of potentially habitable worlds circling red dwarf stars—the most abundant type of star in our Milky Way galaxy—may have just doubled to 60 billion, a new study suggests.</b><p>Using global climate models originally …

Active brain 'keeps dementia at bay'

<b>Keeping mentally active by reading books or writing letters helps protect the brain in old age, a study suggests.</b><p>A lifetime of mental challenges leads to slower cognitive decline after factoring out dementia's impact on the brain, US researchers say.<p>The study, published in Neurology, adds weight to …

Dementia

Congress

A history of the United States Congress partisan and ideological makeup [[A chart showing the makeup of the US Senate and House of Representatives …

United States

Viewpoint: Does deafness contribute to dementia?

<b>Recent scientific research has suggested there could be a connection between hearing loss and the brain, contributing to greater cognitive decline as we age.</b><p>More people suffer problems with their hearing than any of the other senses. Whether the reasons are genetic, caused by exposure to damaging …

Dementia

Breaking the Sound Barrier - NPR Labs Brings Radio To Hearing Impaired

A team at NPR has launched an ambitious effort to make radio possible for an estimated 23 million Americans who are unable to listen to radio. The project – <i>Breaking the Sound Barrier</i> – is led by NPR Labs working in partnership with the Public Radio Satellite System (PRSS) and Maryland's Towson …