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Google’s astounding new search tool will answer any question by reading thousands of books

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada<p>Imagine if you could gather thousands of writers in a circle to discuss one question. What would optimist Thomas L. Friedman say about intervening in Syria, for example? Would chaos theorist Santo Banerjee concur?<p>Google now has a way to convene that kind of …

The Internet Is Obsessed With This Epic Tribute To Hieronymus Bosch's Masterpiece Painting

At first glance, this image looks like a photo of a girl with a massive back tattoo featuring the iconic 15th-century painting “The Garden of Earthly …

Art

14 Hacks to Improve Your Google Searches

In the 20 years since Google was founded, it’s grown into one of the biggest companies on earth—but its original purpose, search, is still as …

Google Search

Incredible 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page and Sink Into the Ground

Hungarian anamorphic artist Sandor Vamos creates incredible trick-of-the-eye 3D drawings that seem to jump from the page. With an integral understanding of angles and a knack for perspective, Vamos uses clever shading, line work, and perspectives to create his hand-drawn 3D optical illusions. From …

Art

13 Mnemonic Sentences To Boost Your General Knowledge

It’s fair to say that Richard—an ennobled great-grandson of King Edward III—dying at the Battle of Wakefield in 1460 probably isn’t the most well …

Harrison Ford

Stunning Psychedelic Patterns Created With Nude Figures

Look closely– these kaleidoscopic patterns are made up of tiny nude bodies, intricately twirling in a black space.<p>That's right. These incredibly …

Matthew Reinhart: "How Does One Make Pop-Up Books?" | Talks at Google

Art History: Ancient Techniques and Evolution of Traditional Japanese Tattoos

Today, traditional Japanese motifs, designs, and stylistic sensibilities remain popular sources of inspiration behind many contemporary tattoos. Often, many ink artists opt to combine the old with the new to create pieces that range from playful prints to delicate works of art. Regardless of …

Art

13 great board games for your next date night

The couple that plays together stays together, right? But when you’ve had enough of screaming at each other over <i>Mario Kart</i> matches, maybe it’s time …

Five Questions to Ask in an Interview That Will Reveal a Lot About the Company

You’ve heard it a zillion times: “Remember, you’re interviewing them just as much as they’re interviewing you. Ask your own (good) questions to get a …

This Is The Most Heart-Warming Photographic Series You'll See All Year

Travel back in time to the City of Peterborough in the UK any time between the early 70s and late 90s and you'll find photographer Chris Porsz …

You'll Love Her Creative Makeup Looks For All 12 Zodiac Signs

Normally, most of us are only represented by one Zodiac sign. But this makeup master just transformed herself into all 12! Her secret? Years of …

Top Ten Books to Give to Adolescent Boys Who Say They “Hate Reading” by Oona Marie Abrams

Three years ago, I welcomed the ritual of ten minutes of daily independent reading into my 12th grade classroom. Of course, I was nervous at the …

Do Cause and Effect Really Exist? (Big Picture Ep. 2/5)

Little-Known Punctuation Marks We Should Start Using

<i>[See larger]</i><p>LEGO sets are fun when you're piecing them together, and significantly less fun when they're fully assembled and gathering dust in your …

Cute Pets Wearing Silly Hats Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

If you've had a long tough day or a painful start to the morning then don't worry help is at hand! These hilarious collection of super cute pets …

These Incredible Shoes Are Making The Fashion Industry More Ethical

These handcrafted shoes are the ultimate statement piece. Featuring elegant designs of dragons, birds, and fish, these shoes are sure to make a …

Fashion Industry

World Leaders With Added Man Buns Is The Funniest Thing Ever

When Twitter user @FigDrewton posted a photo of presidential hopeful Donald Trump with a man bun, the internet went into meltdown. It didn't take …

Korean artist's makeup illusions will bend your mind

It's hard to figure out where reality ends and begins with Dain Yoon's makeup.<p>The South Korean artist has an incredibly confusing body of work which …

South Korea

You'll Be Left Stunned When You See This Mythological Street Art

Hailing from the province of Guangdong, Chinese street artist Hua Tunan pays tribute to the past and present with his vivid and energetic work. In …

Glorious Photos Of Cuban Ballet Dancers Taking To The Streets

Over the last two years, Omar Robles has dedicated his work to photographing ballet dancers in creative urban settings. He's shot portraits all over …

1980s dance evolution

Talented Mum Creates Epic Napkin Art For Her Kids Lunch

There's already quite a few awesome parents out there, but creative mother of two Nina Levy takes it to a whole new level. She's a photographer, …

Sleep Suppresses Brain Rebalancing

<b>Why humans and other animals sleep is one of the remaining deep mysteries of physiology. One prominent theory in neuroscience is that sleep is when</b> …

These Are Some Of The Greatest Lipstick Designs On The Planet

Give makeup artist Andrea Reed a challenge of creating any kind of lipstick look and the chances are she'll nail it.<p>The Canadian artist (who goes by …

15 Science Experiments To Try This Easter Break

Endless fun with things you probably have in your kitchen cupboard already.

20 People That Accidentally Dressed Like Their Surroundings

Maybe it was a glitch in the matrix, maybe its just a case of being in the right place at the right time - who really knows?<p>Perhaps the fashion …

UC Davis uses a game to chart its future

If you want new ideas, you may need to come up with fresh ways of soliciting them. And that’s why the University of California at Davis is turning to a game.<p>Envision UC Davis is a massively multiplayer online game from Institute for the Future that launches at 11 a.m. Pacific time tomorrow. It runs …

GoPro's CEO just put an order in for a 180-foot yacht

GoPro founder and CEO Nick Woodman is an adrenaline junkie who's tried everything from surfing to race car driving.<p>Now he's apparently adding yet another toy to his collection. Citing unnamed sources, CNBC is reporting that Woodman has put in an order for a 180-foot yacht from Dutch yacht-builders …

The Mystery of What Fallout 4 Hides Underwater

Ever since <i>Fallout 4’s</i> release, inquisitive players have been obsessed with one thing: what in the world is <i>Fallout 4</i> hiding?<p>Take a look at a map of</i> …