Marcin Kabziński

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Scientists Have Found a Way to Help You Learn New Skills Twice as Fast

Yes please.<p>The key to learning a new motor skill - such as playing the piano or mastering a new sport - isn't necessarily how many hours you spend …

The Brain

Rare And Mysterious Vomiting Illness Linked To Heavy Marijuana Use

For 17 years, Chalfonte LeNee Queen suffered periodic episodes of violent retching and abdominal pain that would knock her off her feet for days, sometimes leaving her writhing on the floor in pain.<p>"I've screamed out for death," says Queen, 48, who lives in San Diego. "I've cried out for my mom, …

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet You Must See

Alien visions right here on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are …

National Parks

Addicted to Your Phone? It Could Throw Off Your Brain Chemistry

It's hard to escape screens; there is a roughly 100 percent chance you are looking at one right now. And though the long-term effects of screen time …

Hard to Swallow: Shark Suffocates on Porcupine Fish

A hungry shark that tried to swallow a spiny porcupine fish suffocated on its supper, as the prickly mouthful got hooked halfway into the shark's …

In Search of the Lost Empire of the Maya

Magazine<p>The ambitious Snake kings used force and diplomacy to create the most powerful alliance in their culture’s history.<p>The ancient city of Holmul isn’t much to look at. To the casual observer it’s just a series of steep, forested hills in the middle of the jungle in northern Guatemala, near the …

The Forgotten Female Workers of Côte d’Ivoire

Parc du Pont”, San Pedro – Makandjé is the leader of the women’s association of Parc du Pont. In 1998, Makandje was the first woman to work in the …

DuPont

Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study

Landmark research says tackling mental health issues more effective than reducing poverty for increasing happiness rates<p>Most human misery can be blamed on failed relationships and physical and mental illness rather than money problems and poverty, according to a landmark study by a team of …

Research

5 Really Great Reasons Why Good Posture Is Super Important

Good posture can even lead to a better sex life.<p>So it turns out, your mother was right after all: Good posture really matters ― even in your older years.<p>Slouching impacts you in ways you wouldn’t have imagined, says Dr. Charles Wang, the COO and co-founder of Lumo Bodytech, a company that has …

Picture of the Day: X-Ray of a Pregnant Dog

Photograph via O’Mal Alaskan Malamutes<p>In this incredible X-ray you can see how large the litter is for this Alaskan Malamute mom. It’s easiest to try …

Make Your Mornings Work for You

<i>This piece originally appeared on Uncubed.com.</i><p>There are people who greet the morning with a smile. Then there are the rest of us.<p>Despite the fact …

The real-life diseases that spread the vampire myth

Vampires are some of the most enduring monsters we have created. Diseases that plagued our ancestors played a part in their creation.<p>Diseases were frightening things before the age of medical science. Plagues and epidemics could appear without warning and cause death and misery.<p>It wasn’t just …

Horror

Not that kind of pop star: meet Dr Pimple Popper, celebrity dermatologist

Thanks to her bewilderingly addictive zit-busting YouTube films, Dr Sandra Lee has 2 million followers on Instagram, clients across the world and her own brand of acne cream<p>‘Blackheads are like snowflakes,” says Dr Sandra Lee. “No two are the same. That’s what makes them beautiful.” In 2014, the …

Three astronauts return to Earth after 115 days on board the ISS

Team from US, Russia and Japan land safely in Kazakhstan after two-day journey back from the International Space Station<p>Three astronauts have landed safely in Kazakhstan following a 115-day mission aboard the the International Space Station.<p>The team included US astronaut Kate Rubins, the first …

Scientists map the Milky Way Galaxy in exceptional detail

The hydrogen data could help us understand how stars form.<p>There have been detailed maps of the Milky Way before, but none quite so ornate as this. Researchers in the HI4PI sky survey have created a fine-grained map of our home galaxy using its most common material: neutral atomic hydrogen. Such …

Mixing Energy Drinks and Alcohol May Affect Adolescent Brains Like Cocaine

<i>Summary: According to researchers, mixing high energy drinks with alcohol triggers changes in the teen brain similar to those experiences when taking</i> …

Scientists say the Holocene is over

Scientists are calling for the official designation of a new earth epoch: the Anthropocene. Addressing the 'Planet under Pressure' gathering in …

How to solve 3 big macOS Sierra problems

By now, most of you are probably upgraded to macOS Sierra, which is proving be a massive home run for Apple. However, while the new Mac OS packs some great new features, it’s also got a handful of problems — ranging from strange error messages to Wi-Fi issues.<p>Check out our video below for three …

Mac Apps

Whenever you lie, your brain adjusts to make telling bigger whoppers easier, study finds

Telling small lies causes changes in the brain that lead people down a “slippery slope” towards increasingly large acts of dishonesty, according to a …

Psychology

Researchers Think They Know How to Make Your Brain Learn Like a Kid Again

Make our brains great again.<p>Kids have amazing brains. They can pick up two languages in early childhood just as easily as they can learn one. Early …

Fascinating Photos Explore the Untouched Life of a 200-Year-Old Fishing Village in Nigeria

Makoko is a 200-year-old fishing village built on the bank of the Lagos Lagoon in Nigeria. Lagos has recently become one of Nigeria’s economic …

11 Daring Dishes to Eat

Travel<p>Here's a roundup of some of the most adventurous foods you'll find throughout the world.<p>The world is vast, as is its palate. Here are a few of the stranger menu items that will gross you out, intrigue you, or possibly impress you with humanity’s ingenious ability to find food in the most …

Tarantulas

Nikon Small World 2016

Nikon will be announcing the winners of the 2016 Small World Photomicrography Competition on October 19. As a preview of the announcement, they've shared some of the unranked images from this year's competition with us here. The contest invites photographers and scientists to submit images of all …

The combination of human and artificial intelligence will define humanity’s future

Through the past few decades of summer blockbuster movies and Silicon Valley products, artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly familiar and sexy, and imbued with a perversely dystopian allure.<p>What’s talked about less, and has also been dwarfed in attention and resources, is human …

YouTube fake - or what really happens when you try to visit Area 51?

Two bikers claim they were ambushed by gun-wielding military guards when they stumbled upon a “back gate” to Area 51, the heavily classified US military base in Nevada.<p>Father and son Joe and Garrett McCullough claim they were riding a dirt track around the perimeter of the desert Edwards Air Force …

Did You See That? Inducing Visual Hallucinations in Healthy People

<i>Summary: Researchers have developed a new method to induce visual hallucinations in healthy people. The study could help to develop new treatments to</i> …

4 Steps to Having More “Aha” Moments

The owner of a graphic design firm worries that her clients have dried up despite her best efforts. Even a seemingly bulletproof marketing plan that worked in the past is now yielding crickets. What should she do? And how exactly should she go about deciding what’s best for her business?<p>Your …

Elon Musk’s Plan: Get Humans to Mars, and Beyond

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Elon Musk’s plans to get to Mars start with a really big rocket. He still needs to figure out how to pay for it.<p>For years, Mr. Musk, the billionaire founder of the SpaceX rocket company, has been offering hints and teases of his desire to colonize the big red planet.<p>In a talk …

World's first baby born using DNA from three parents

Experts welcome news of successful mitochondrial transfer but caution against operating in countries beyond regulations<p>The world’s first baby to be born from a new procedure that combines the DNA of three people appears to be healthy, according to doctors in the US who oversaw the treatment.<p>The …

Regulation

Using the Beautiful Canon 50mm f/1.2L on the Sony A7RII… Wow

I have had a great weekend shooting with the now kind-of-old, well-known, and mostly-forgotten-about Canon 50 f/1.2L lens. This lens came out <i>years</i> …

Cameras