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What the Night Sky Would Look Like If the Other Planets Were as Close as the Moon

It's not always easy to imagine just how big the other planets are. Here, a space artist's thought experiment turns into a lesson in Earth's relative size.<p>Space artist Ron Miller has created a series of images that illustrate the sizes of the other planets in our solar system in a way that makes …

Watch 6 Wondrous Clouds Float Inside Museum Walls

Like a magician, Berndnaut Smilde conjures up miniature indoor clouds.<p>Anyone who has tried drawing or painting clouds knows that they’re incredibly difficult to reproduce in pictorial form. Well, that can’t actually be tougher than making them, right? In the last few years, artist Berndnaut Smilde …

There's a super moon at the end of the road

Bodysuit lets you feel the video game

<b>A high-tech, skin-tight shirt incorporates haptic feedback to let you feel the action when you play your favourite games.</b><p>First, there was the Oculus …

Augmented Reality

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Oops - it looks like you entered an invalid URL. Please check and try again.<p>Page not found!<p>In the meantime, check out the latest news from …

Mind-Reading Headset Helps Physically Disabled Communicate

At age 4, Tan Le and her family left Vietnam as refugees, venturing out to sea without a clear plan. Her upbringing ultimately inspired her to think big, and now she is making a major difference in the world.<p>"Anything, even death, would be better than life in that environment," the CEO of Emotiv …

Cherry Blossoms, Japan

super moon at WWII memorial, Wash DC

AMMO: Cross Section Photos of Bullets

In October of 2012, LA-based photographer Sabine Pearlman found herself ensconced in a Swiss WWII bunker photographing 900 different “specimens” of …

Meet Sony’s new phablet: an unwieldy slab with a beautiful screen | Financial Times

By Dan Thomas, telecoms correspondent<p>Sony will bolster its mobile range with a large screen “phablet” phone that is sized neatly between the high end …

Everyday Foods Transformed Into Appealing Sculptures

Romanian artist Dan Cretu sees the potential for art in all of the foods around him. In his work, he transforms the most basic of nourishment–fruits and vegetables, sunflower seeds, and even slices of salami–into elaborate food art. Since he began his work in this type of sculpture, even just the …

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Pictures: 5 New World Heritage Sites

Active volcanoes, shifting sand dunes, and fields of glaciers are included in the five newest World Heritage sites.

Paris in Black and White

What is the New Industrial Revolution?

We live in revolutionary times that some call a “new industrial revolution” – driven by the mixing of computers with manufacturing technology. By far, the all-star of this movement is the home 3D printer – as typified by the RepRap and its hundreds of derivatives. There’s a lot of great energy in …

Math Monday: Coming Full (Great) Circle

For the Museum of Mathematics <br>Continuing our series of reader-based columns, today we look at two very different responses to previous Math Monday installments based on the arrangements of great circles. In the first case, woodworker Steve Garrison used the fact that all of the vertices of a …

DIY Hacks & How To's: USB Dead Drop

Games Of May 2013: Reus

Swinging through <i>Gameological</i> HQ on a visit from Chicago, Samantha Nelson makes her long-awaited debut on The Digest! She’s here to talk about <i>Reus</i>, a …

23 Jokes That Never Made It Into Our Best Videos - YouTube Exclusive

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Bumpy reptile skull rewrites the prehistoric record

There weren't many skin treatment solutions that we know of some 266 to 252 million years ago. But even if there had been, they wouldn't have been able to help <i>Bunostegos akokanensis</i>, a giant, plant-eating reptile that roamed the central deserts of the then-single continent of Pangea. Three recently …

Nanotech roundup: ultra-colour TV, nano-flowers and Trojan blood cells

TV in nanotechnicolour<p>The next generation of LCD televisions from Sony use quantum dots to improve the colour performance of their screens. Quantum …

Rare Colour Photos Of Women Working During WW2

In the countless history books, many of the major of achievements are based on the accomplishments of men. But in the darkest depths of World War 2, …

1963: The Year the Beatles Found Their Voice

Listening to a young band rapidly assimilating and remixing genres it would soon transcend<p>Having spent entirely too much of my life studying all matters Beatles-related, I sometimes like to play a parlor game with other fans. I ask them which year was the band’s best, before offering an answer of …

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Karim Nafani, Pilot, Photographs Views From The Cockpit (PHOTOS)

Here's a brief list of things we love: an empty beach, the city at dusk in the summer time, a sidewalk without lots of tourists, taking the train up the Hudson and, oh yea, super cool photos shot from an airplane's cockpit of the earth below.<p>Pilot and not-so-amateur photographer Karim Nafani (see …

Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

Editor's Note: Please welcome Kevin Liu of Science Fare to SE: Drinks. We're pumped to have him here to share a bit of cocktail science.<p>The difference between a perfectly balanced cocktail and a so-so one often comes down to ice. How does ice affect temperature? Dilution? Since as much as half the …