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9 Spectacular Photos From This Month's Perseid Meteor Shower

There's still a few more days to see it for yourself.<p>Last weekend, people in the northern hemisphere experienced the peak of the Perseid meteor shower, when the Earth moves through the trail of debris left behind by the comet Swift-Tuttle. Since the Perseids are one of the brightest and most active …

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

7 Tips for Keeping Your Man (from the 1950s)

Disturbing advice from the mid-20th century. It’s about to get real.<p><b>1. Don't Talk</b><p>Oh, did Mavis from next door insult your prize winning squash? Did …

5 Amazing Antarctic Research Buildings

New designs make suffering through freezing desolation in the name of research actually look okay.<p>It's not easy designing buildings for the harsh conditions of Antarctica: architects have to account for ever-piling snow, freezing cold, and violent winds. A new touring exhibition opening next week,</i> …

Libraries Used to Look Like This

In 1874, Cincinnati, Ohio built a huge main library. This architectural marvel remained in use until 1955. Can you imagine wandering from tier to …

Robot That Tears Down And Recycles Buildings

A new concept in robotics may improve the efficiency of building demolition and recycling. Swedish student designer Omer Haciomeroglu says that the …

The History of CTRL + ALT + DELETE

<b>By Virginia Hughes</b><p><i>In 2013, Bill Gates admitted ctrl+alt+del was a mistake and blamed IBM. Here's the story of how the key combination became famous</i> …

The First Mouse

As you might have heard over the long weekend, Douglas Engelbart, who revolutionized the computer industry with the invention of the mouse, died at …

The 25 Worst Things About Being A Graphic Designer Today

The road to good design is riddled with little annoyances.

How deep is the Sahara? and 6 more interesting facts about sand

Dune in the Namib Desert -Photo Credit: Luca Galuzzi – www.galuzzi.it<p>Sand. The final frontier. No wait, that’s space. Never mind. Sand is still …

Fantastic Movies Cinemagraphs

The cinemagraph is one of the most awesome category of GIFs. The idea of perpetuating a single moment of your favorite character or movie is …

Incredible Pictures of Early Science Labs

The reason mad scientists are pictured in film in labs with interconnected beakers and machinery that does incomprehensible things is because that's …

(Images) 56 Inspirational Picture Quotes That Will Motivate Your Mind, Body & Soul

Now and then when we <i>need a little Inspiration</i> we often reach for a <i>daily quote or motivational video</i>.<p>So I decided to share 56 of my <i>favorite picture</i> …