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Astronauts just shot one of their first videos in ultra-high definition, and it's mesmerizing

What do you do when NASA asks you to push the boundaries of human spaceflight by spending more time on board the International Space Station than anyone before you — 377 consecutive days to be exact?<p>You make green, exploding space balls:<p>Next to the 8K UHD, 4K UHD is the highest-resolution viewing …

Artificial ‘skin’ system transmits the pressure of touch

“Gimmie five”: Model robotic hand with artificial mechanoreceptors (credit: Bao Research Group, Stanford University)Researchers have created a …

Best podcasts about data science

If you’re a data science enthusiast, you’ve doubtless read many of the classic books — both popular science and academic — that cover the field. But what if you want to expand your data science horizons but don’t have time to read a full book?<p>Podcasts are a great way to enhance your education …

Can I haz science on my big data, plz?

<i>There’s a lot of hype about big data, cloud computing, machine learning, and data science. From my experience, things get lost in translation when it</i> …

Guy Kawasaki: 12 Startup Lessons Steve Jobs Taught Me - The Big Picture

<b>12 Startup Lessons from Steve Jobs Taught Guy Kawasaki</b><p>1. ‘Experts’ are clueless<br>2. Customers cannot tell you what they need<br>3. Biggest challenges beget …

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Alexandros Valsamidis, Maria Christoulia and Stratis Skopelitis, co-founders of Riza3architects<p>A small firm composed of three 30-somethings from …

Five Fabulous Fashion Week Sculptures

Artist mise en transforms some of our favourite S/S16 runway looks into abstract sculptures, just like magic<p>Following a month of fashion weeks, the …

The Best Data Scientists Know How to Tell Stories

When hiring data scientists, people tend to focus primarily on technical qualifications. It’s hard to find candidates who have the right mix of computational and statistical skills. But what’s even harder is finding people who have those skills <i>and</i> are good at communicating the story behind the data.<p>…

Data Science

15 Stunning Data Visualizations (And What You Can Learn From Them)

We’re literally drowning in data. Everyday, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created. This is the equivalent of 90% of the world’s …

Data Visualization

Carmelo Anthony Explores Soccer Culture in Cuba

As part of his new web series “Stay Melo.”<p>Carmelo Anthony is utilizing the NBA offseason to produce a show with VICE titled “Stay Melo,” in which he explores sport cultures around the world. The premiere episode features the Knicks’ small forward, who is owner of a Puerto Rican NASL team, …

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec Design

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec<br>Drawing<br>English Edition<br>Softcover: 864 pages<br>Publisher: JRP/Ringier 2013<br>ISBN: 978-3-03764-319-8<p>Ronan & Erwan …

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Kloof Road House by Nico Van Der Meulen

House goals?<p>South African design firm Nico Van Der Meulen completed a project located on a lush corner of a nature reserve in Johannesburg. Named “Kloof Road House,” the structure was designed with the aim of creating a family-oriented environment, integrating both the indoors and outdoors. …

The Mercedes-Benz Concept IAA Transforms Its Shape in the Name of Aerodynamics

An acronym for “Intelligent Aerodynamics Automobile.”<p>The Frankfurt Motor Show is currently under way, showcasing some of the finest cars and concepts to hit our roads in the near future. One of such concepts is this: the Mercedes-Benz Concept IAA. While most will assume the IAA stands for the …

Totokaelo Unveils Breathtaking Five-Story New York Store

As New York Fashion Week was in full swing, we headed down to the Big Apple’s Soho shopping epicenter to check out the latest retail venture from …

adidas & kolor Showcase High-Tech Fall/Winter 2015 Lookbook

Ahead of the launch towards the end of September, here we showcase the official lookbook for the upcoming adidas by kolor Fall/Winter 2015 …