Mary Spohn

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What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

2015 Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche recasts this whole hybrid business in a most amazing way.<p>Funnyman Louis C.K. does a widely known bit summed up by a phrase uttered early in the performance: “Everything is amazing and nobody’s happy.” (Go ahead and Google it now, but promise you’ll come back to us. Beware the YouTube …

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

Street Chic: New York

Photo: Anton Lombardi<p>Pair a printed jumpsuit with a sporty jacket for an ultra-cool combination.<p><b>Name:</b> Erica<p><b>Jacket:</b> Emma Mulholland (shop similar: BB Dakota)<p><b>Jumpsuit:</b> Marie & Eve (shop similar: Étoile Isabel Marant)<p><b>Shoes:</b> H by Hudson Shoes (shop similar: Ash)

New York Style

Apple hoping to add Samsung Galaxy S4 to its 2014 patent trial

Legal battles over patent infringement happen all the time, but most of these cases don’t hold a candle to the complexity of the Samsung and Apple patent wars. Not only are the Sammy/Apple battles fought fiercely (and globally), there are also passionate fans on both sides, rooting for their …