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A Blueprint for the First Work Day of 2016

The first day of a new year is a great chance to slow down and consider the big picture.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the First 90 Days count by joining the conversation on social media</i> …

My Dog Bit My Child

FavoritesTips<p>— February 3, 2014<p>309<p>I was scrolling through my Facebook feed the other day when I came across something very disturbing to me. There …

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

SO - I am turning 50 this December and it is my plan to see the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular in NYC. I would be ha...<p>I have not been to Mexico …

A Long and Difficult Journey, or The Odyssey: Crash Course Literature 201

The Marshmallowists!

Marshmallows are having a moment. With fewer calories than a cupcake, these square little fruit-sweetened and essential oil-flavored marshmallows from British duo the Marshmallowists, are taking London by storm! Limiting your sugar intake is important, which is why those few indulgences have to …

Google Has Added Quantum Physics To 'Minecraft' [Video]

It's as trippy as you suspect.<p>"Minecraft," the Lego-style, build-your-own-game game, has been the canvas for some awesome projects. (For just one example: this gigantic scientific graphing calculator.) Now Google's Quantum A.I. Lab is taking it in an even weirder direction: quantum physics.<p>The team …

Quantum Physics

Successful 21-Year-Old Photog Shares His Inspirational World View at TEDxYouth

There’s a belief that being successful as a photographer these days runs the possibility gamut from difficult to almost impossible, but examples like …

Science Explains Why You Love A Slow Caress

People just need to be petted to know who they are.<p>Being touched pleasantly may contribute to our sense of ownership over our bodies, according to new research from University College London and the University of Hertfordshire.<p>The study of 49 right-handed women used the rubber hand illusion, a …

University College London

Small Animals See The World In Slow Motion

This is why it's so hard to catch a fly bare-handed.<p>Ever wonder how a fly or a chipmunk can evade your clumsy human grasp so easily? A new study published in Animal Behavior finds that, generally, the smaller the animal, the more information it can see in a small amount of time. That means certain …

The Big Bang May Not Have Spawned The Universe After All

Our universe might actually be the result of the collapse of a four-dimensional star.<p>According to a new paper posted on Arxiv, the Big Bang may not have been what we think it is. In fact, there may have been no Big Bang at all--our universe may have come from an entirely different source.<p>The Big …

Telluride Film Festival Review: If Miyazaki’s New Movie ‘The Wind Rises’ Is Really His Final Film, It’s An Appropriate One

Telluride Film Festival Review: If Miyazaki's New Movie 'The Wind Rises' Is Really His Final Film, It's An Appropriate One<p>Japanese animator Hayao …

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Fly Geyser, Nevada’s Coolest (And Least Known) Attraction

Forget Las Vegas or Area 51, Fly Geyser in Nevada offers much brighter and otherworldly sights at a much cheaper cost.<p>Source: ZME Science<p>Nestled on a …

Black Rock

A Space Laser Designed To Vaporize Dangerous Asteroids

DE-STAR could vaporize asteroids that threaten Earth in less than an hour.<p>DE-STAR is designed to vaporize or divert asteroids that threaten Earth. This isn't science fiction—I build things that have to work in practice. DE-STAR stands for Directed Energy Solar Targeting of Asteroids and …

4 Real Inventions Inspired by Science Fiction

Hopscotch for iPad Makes Coding Kid-Friendly

More and more schools have been ramping up STEM education — science, technology, engineering and math — in the classroom. Even the White House has …

Kids

New STAR WARS: RECLAMATION Series Holds Clues to EPISODE VII

Ambigrams: The upside down art of the artist who inspired Dan Brown

I've been a bit lax with blog posts recently since I've been finishing off my next book, a follow-up to Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Here's …