Liz Ceddia

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Why It's Crucial to Get More Women Into Science

Amid growing signs that gender bias has affected research outcomes and damaged women's health, there’s a new push to make science more relevant to them.<p><i>This story was updated on January 21, 2015, to include a video of the author addressing the Rosalind Franklin Society, a women's leadership group,</i> …

3D Printing Creates Tangible Memories for the Visually Impaired

Singapore-based 3D printing company Pirate3D aims to bring 3D printing technology into the mainstream by developing affordable machines that can be available to everyone. The company recently developed an innovative way to put this type of contemporary printing to good use.<p>Pirate3D collaborated …

A Closer Look at Some of the Most Familiar Logos Ever Designed

The modern logo is actually surprisingly old: The first trademarked logo dates all the way back to the 18th century. But it wasn't until the 20th—the …

Graphic Design

Science Collections For Curious Minds - Shelf Life

20 Ultimate Ways To Use A Disposable Camera

A top 20 list of didn’t-know-you-could-do-that ways to hack, whack, and make the most of a disposable camera! (Find the full guide here!)

Unique Flooring Made with Vintage Leather Belts

If you're looking for something that's more original than wood or carpet flooring, well, Inghua Ting has it. Her company is called Ting, and it reuses vintage and reclaimed leather belts and turns them into a unique home decor treatment. They reside on floors, are fashioned into rugs, and are even …

A Bunch of People Wearing Oculus Rifts and Falling on Their Butts

Let's talk about the physical realities of virtually blasting your brain into another world: People are falling on their faces and butts.<p>The first …

Virtual Reality

Amazon Announces Their New Echo Device. Will it Take?

These are interesting days for product design, as companies are experimentally combining different technologies in an effort to create new classes of …

Handsfree

Bison Mummy Found Frozen In Siberia Dates Back 9,000 Years

Researchers are expressing astonishment over the mummified remains of an extinct bison discovered recently in eastern Siberia, and no wonder: the 9,300-year-old mummy has been so well preserved by the region's cold weather that its brain, heart, blood vessels, digestive system and even its fur are …

Stormscapes 2: An Amazing Severe Weather Time-Lapse by Nicolaus Wegner | Colossal

<p>Filmed last month by Nicolaus Wegner in Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Colorado, Stormscapes 2 is a gorgeous timelapse of severe …

30 Pieces Of The Berlin Wall Spread Out All Over The World

This Sunday, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To mark the event, Reuters photographers around the world captured images of segments of the wall, which are kept as monuments in countries from Taiwan to South Africa and Guatemala. People walk by these every …

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Mystery code hidden in ancient idol

Found miraculously preserved in the airless depths of a peat bog deep within the Ural Mountains, this tall larch-wood idol is the oldest piece of …

Stone Builders, Mound Builders and the Giants of Ancient America

Your Daily Giant 1/10/2013<p>A picture of George Sheldon's Archaeological scrapbook at the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association Museum in Deerfield Ma. …

Ancient Waterford site reveals Vikings moved from raiding to trading

IT’S A MODEST-LOOKING field lying alongside the River Suir, but this site in Co Waterford has been hailed by scholars as one of the most significant …

Ancient Egypt: Photos Emerge of 3,400-Year-Old Pharaoh Thutmose III Underwater Temple

New photos have emerged of the 3,400-year-old ancient Egyptian temple found submerged underwater two weeks ago below a residential property in Tell …

Thousands of Precious Objects Unearthed in Ancient Mexican City of Teotihuacan | VICE News

Archeologists in Mexico have announced an unprecedented find of at least 50,000 relics in a previously unexplored tunnel beneath a key pyramid and temple structure at Teotihuacan, the ancient ceremonial center on the outskirts of Mexico City.<p>Mexico's National Institute of Anthropology and History, …

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Stomach-churning footage of the world's most dangerous hike... with only a one-foot wide wooden plank standing between daring climbers and the gaping abyss below

• <b>Mount Hua in China is known as 'most precipitous mountain under heaven'</b>• <b><br>Mountain</b> <b>consists of a cluster of five peaks with breathtaking cliff faces</b>• <b><br>On</b> …

Redface Is Just as Offensive as Blackface

Members of the Native American community are once again reminding the public that wearing a headdress is no more acceptable than dressing up in a sombrero, a yarmulke or a hijab.<p><i>Photo via Wikimedia</i><p>Anyone still thinking it might be fun to dress up as a Native American (aka a "sexy Indian" or …

A Native American Woman Operates A Switchboard In 1925

Following decades of forced removal and ethnic cleansing on behalf of the US government, by the time the 20th century rolled around most indigenous …

Mississippi River

A Child's Drawings Preserved over the Centuries by "Magical Mud"

In one region of Russia, the consistency of the earth is just right that manuscripts dating back centuries emerge almost perfectly preserved. Over …

Happy Trowel-oween!

Forget sexy witches, or even — heaven forfend — sexy archaeologists, this Halloween channel your favourite #trowelblazer to win hands-down at …

French Government

Have archaeologists found the last known witch grave in Scotland?

Archaeologists in Scotland believe that they have located the final resting place of Lilias Adie, who was accused of being a witch and, following her …