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Here's why a particle that barely exists won this year's Physics Nobel Prize

They're worth it, and the announcement of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics recognizes that, following related prizes in 1988, 1995 and 2002. Ironically, these near-undetectable particles can reveal things that cannot be seen any other way.<p>I could begin by telling you that neutrinos are elementary …

A Short History of the Ducati: When One Invention Makes an Entire Company

How the Ducati Monster breathed life back into the motorcycle.<p>Try to think of a vehicle, any consumer product, from the early 1990s that still looks good. The Land Rover Defender and <i>The Simpsons</i> still hold up, maybe. The Plymouth Prowler and frosted tips, never again.<p>No matter the era, it's a feat …

31 dazzling sunsets from around the world

Even the most mundane destinations turn into dazzling dreamscapes at sunset.<p>And when the sun sets on the world's most beautiful landmarks? We'll let …

Suzuki GSX-S1000 review, test ride

Suzuki has recently launched a pair of big bikes for the Indian market — the GSX-S1000 and its faired sibling with the same name, adding the suffix …

Bajaj Becomes Leader In Sports Segment, Gains Big Numbers

<i>Bajaj Auto becomes the leader in the Sports bike segment beating other manufacturers by a good margin and registering great growth numbers.</i><p>Ask anyone …

Wild scenes of Star Wars crashing into our world (pictures)

Beth Moon Returns to Photograph the World’s Oldest Trees at Night

After spending over a decade photographing the world's oldest and rarest trees by day, Beth Moon has returned to capture these majestic plants at night. For her <i>Diamond Nights</i> project, Moon spent a considerable amount of time researching to find intriguing trees in southern Africa, South Africa, …

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Translucent Glass Sculptures That Beautifully Fragment Color and Light

Inspired by his fascination with cell division, artist Jiyong Lee has created incredible glass sculptures that represent this scientific process. As onlookers move around Lee's creations, the light plays off of the glass, transforming the works of art into astonishing new forms. On the surface, the …

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Gorgeous Photos Simultaneously Capture Life Above and Below Sea Level

In Australian photographer Matthew (Matty) Smith's series <i>Over/Under</i>, he simultaneously captures life above and below sea level. The gorgeous shots showcase our familiar world of sunsets, trees, and seagulls in the top halves of the photos, while the bottom portions feature intriguing sights of …

Sea Level

Japanese Artist Creates Incredibly Complex Balloon Animals

Japanese artist Masayoshi Matsumoto is able to create extraordinary works of art that can be enjoyed by both adults and children alike with nothing more than a colorful set of balloons. His creative constructions focus mainly on land animals, insects, and sea creatures, including vivid fish, …

Photographer Visualizes Mankind’s First Steps on Planet Mars

Using his passion for unexplored worlds as inspiration, visual artist Julien Mauve created a series of imaginative and otherworldly photos that reveal what our potential future could look like. Mauve has been especially intrigued by the planet Mars, which he believes will be explored by humans in …

Visual Art

Delicately Hand-Cut Designs Emerge From A Single Sheet of Paper

Artist Suzy Taylor is able to create one-of-a-kind works of art from a single piece of paper. The paper artist meticulously cuts original designs by hand that primarily revolve around her love of folk art and floral themes. During her cutting process, she utilizes only a single sheet of paper and a …

Breathtaking Australian Skies Pop with Color at All Hours of the Day

Australia may be known for its fascinating and deadly creatures, but it is also home to some of the planet's most breathtaking skies. To hit this point home, BuzzFeed Australia's Editor Simon Crerar created an impressive list that compiles magnificent photos of this continent's sky scenery. In …

Australia

World’s Oldest Murder Mystery Was 430,000 Years in the Making

The first known murder was just as brutal as any other. The attacker smashed the victim twice in the head, leaving matching holes above the victim’s left eyebrow. The dead body was then dropped down a 43-foot shaft into a cave—where it lay for nearly half a million years.<p>Talk about your cold …

13 Pictures Capture Wonder and Bounty of Our Oceans

We depend on the ocean for food, recreation, as a weather regulator—and more. It in turn depends on us to keep it pristine.<p>Monday is World Oceans Day. The blue kingdom, which covers three fourths of planet Earth, provides half the world’s oxygen, absorbs vast amounts of carbon dioxide emissions …

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Millionaire Star Trek Fan Creates the World’s First USS Enterprise Building

Thanks to Chinese gaming company NetDragon Websoft, our planet finally has an officially licensed <i>Star Trek</i> building. From the ground, the flagship office looks like any other ordinary building; but, from the air, it transforms into the USS Enterprise from <i>Star Trek</i>. The remarkable structure boasts …

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Can Eating Chocolate Stop You Getting Wrinkles?

Life<p>by Daniela Morosini | 12 05 2015<p>Getty<p>Can Chocolate Help You Beat Wrinkles?<p>Today's good beauty news is that chocolate is good for you! Also, the …

Brazil's porous World Expo pavilion erases boundaries with net-like ramps and walls

Brazil has taken an innovative approach at the World Expo and brought a design that responds to the Expo's slogan “Feeding the world with solutions” …

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A Smart Home in the Netherlands by UNStudio

On the outskirts of a Dutch village in North-Holland, Netherlands, sits The W.I.N.D. House which is surrounded by both a wooded area and an open …

Acer's first smartphone for the U.S. can hold 3 SIM cards

Acer will begin selling smartphones in the U.S. this May.<p>The electronics company announced on Thursday the Liquid X2, an Android smartphone with a …

Volcano Erupts in Chile: Pictures

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