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A Spaceship For The Sea

This vertical structure will allow scientists to better study the ocean.<p>Scientists know more about the surface of the moon and Mars than they do about our own seafloor. Which helps explain the grand vision of the French architect Jacques Rougerie, who’s designed an ocean-going laboratory that …

Removing Salt To Relieve The World’s Thirst

97 percent of water on Earth is salt water. What if we could drink it?<p>The Challenge<p>Seventy percent of the Earth’s surface is liquid—yet water scarcity affects more than a billion people each year. Since the 1970s, the gold standard for desalination has been reverse osmosis, in which big pumps push …

2013's Most Popular Songs In Epic One Video

Now even if you're not an avid fan of the music of Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift or Justin Bieber you have to appreciate the incredible editing skills on …

World's Best Ecolodges

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The Sea 'Wich: Our Favorite Beachside Sandwiches

What to order at America’s best beachside sandwich shops. — Jonah Ogles<p>Riva Fish House, Santa Cruz, California<p>Open Face Crab: Big chunks of crabmeat with pepper jack cheese melted on top.<p>’Wich Doctor, Folly Beach, South Carolina<p>Hanoi Hoagie: Lemongrass-grilled beef with fresh-cut carrots and …

New Self-Aiming Rifle Would Outshoot Human Snipers

Thankfully, it's not for sale<p>TrackingPoint, a company that combines gun tech and software to create super-accurate, easy-to-use rifles, announced yesterday it is developing a new system that would give regular people unprecedented sniping powers at distances greater than humans have ever accurately …

The 8 Best Student Tech Projects At Microsoft's Imagine Cup

A quick blood type test, an app that syncs music playback on your phone and more<p><i>Click here to enter the gallery</i>.<p>At the afterparty for Microsoft's Imagine Cup, a worldwide student technology competition, some of the smartest students in the world are singing "Like a Virgin." One of them begs me to …

If The Sun Went Out, How Long Could Life On Earth Survive?

Don't worry, you'll have time to post your goodbye selfies to Facebook.<p>If you put a steamy cup of coffee in the refrigerator, it wouldn't immediately turn cold. Likewise, if the sun simply "turned off" (which is actually physically impossible), the Earth would stay warm—at least compared with the …

A Subway Map Of The Metabolism [Infographic]

Just take the Krebs Cycle train to the Carbon transfer!<p>We've seen metabolism maps before, but never one quite so simple to read as this one, designed by Richard Wheeler, an illustrator and Oxford postdoc who researches the cell biology of parasites.<p>Metabolism encompasses all the chemical reactions …

The Popular Science Guide To Neuroscience

What is neuroscience?<p>Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system, which includes the brain and the spinal cord. It's a broad term encompassing numerous, more specific disciplines, including cognitive, clinical, and developmental neuroscience.<p>History<p>It has long been accepted that the brain is …

New Shapeshifting Biogel Could Help Heal Aging Spines

Along with cell therapy, the biomaterial could help stop or reverse the loss of material between vertebrae.<p>As we get older, the cushy material that absorbs shock between our spinal vertebrae breaks down, creating back pain and inhibiting our mobility. Injections of more nucleus pulposus (NP) …

Four Key Elements that Make A Good Bass Lake

It's very easy for a bass angler to jump the gun and say one lake is better than another simply based on how many fish he or she catches in that body …

The 5 Best Lake Getaways

With sites like VRBO.com, it’s easier than ever to rent a sweet place on a spectacular body of water. These five classic lakes offer the perfect blend of isolation and comfort.<p>Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire<p>There are over 275 islands and 20 beaches to explore within spring-fed Lake Winnie’s …

CrossFit Champ Rich Froning's Fitness Regimen

With back-to-back victories at the CrossFit Games, a strongman-style competition among some of the world’s fittest athletes, Rich Froning has become the de facto face of the CrossFit movement, which now encompasses some 4,500 affiliated gyms across the country and millions of devotees.<p>This July 26 …

Articles about modern prefab addition mid century california classic on Dwell.com - Dwell

A 1950s Joseph Esherick home in Berkeley, California, inspires an addition that pays homage to the past yet is poised to host the...<p>When Andy Linsky, a realtor specializing in mid-century homes, and his partner Michael Thomas, set out to build a home of their...<p>Architect Janet Bloomberg infused a …

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'Borderlands' Claptrap Now Available as a Talking USB Hub and Car Charger<p>Borderlands 05/11/2018 03:47 pm<p>Borderlands<p>Picnic Aboard the Millennium …

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …

The Best Summer Sandwich

Lobster prices have always ebbed and flowed, but mostly they’ve stayed high enough to make the lobster roll, summer’s most delicious seaside fare, a rarefied treat. No more. Thanks to record catches in the past two years, wholesale prices for the bugs have dropped by more than 15 percent, making it …

The NSA's Real Target Is Teen Gossip (VIDEO)

With the NSA having access to all kinds of personal correspondence, they can stay on top of all the important threats bubbling up on American soil--like Chase and Hannah's breakup. Or Tripp's pool party kegger.

Garfunkel & Oates Have A Religious Loophole For Pre-Marital Sex (NSFW VIDEO)

Garfunkel and Oates, the musical duo made up of Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci, have a <i>very NSFW</i> anthem dedicated to the backdoor loophole to the Biblical ban on pre-marital sex.

Superhero Strategies for Running Into Your Ex (w/ Chester See)

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

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Recipe: Venison Backstrap Steaks with Sautéed Morels

If you can believe everything you read on Facebook, it’s morel season. I wouldn’t know. As I write this, we’re covered up by yet another spring …

A Knife You Could Bring to a Gunfight

Finally, a knife you could bring to a gunfight...or a piano tuning, or a shave and a haircut, or a wine and cheese party, or any one of 100 …