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Jon Stewart Interview With George Carlin From 1997 Is Amazing (VIDEO)

This old video of Jon Stewart interviewing George Carlin is making waves on Reddit and we just had to share.<p>The interview is from 1997, years before Stewart got the Daily Show gig. The late comic legend shares some of his thoughts on show business, success and more. Stewart shows that he's always …

The most frequently highlighted passages in famous business and management books

A welcome consequence of the digitalization of our lives and media is the creation of streams of data that weren’t previously accessible. One of those is the book passages most highlighted by users of Amazon.com’s Kindle e-reader software.<p>It’s magical to see the short selections of writing that …

Monty Python's John Cleese Almost Explains Our Brains

You've met them, I'm sure. People who are so learned, so scholarly, so deeply invested in what they're doing, that you can't understand a word they're saying — well, maybe you catch a familiar word or two, but the gist? No. They seem to be speaking a language near yours, like the Sims in "SimCity." …

Aries? Here’s your constellation

How to see Aries the Ram in your night sky, plus info about this constellation in astronomy history and mythology.<p>The sun – as seen from Earth – …

Is this green rock from Mercury?

A meteorite designated Northwest Africa 7325 has a highly unusual chemistry similar to that measured by NASA’s Mercury Messenger probe.<p>Of tens of …

President Obama Calls For A BRAIN Initiative

This week President Obama announced his BRAIN (Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies) Initiative, which the White House describes as "a bold new research effort to revolutionize our understanding of the human mind." National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins …

Searching For The Roots of 'Right' And 'Wrong'

In <i>The Bonobo and the Atheist: In Search of Humanism Among the Primates</i>, primatologist Frans de Waal explores traits like empathy and fairness in our closest relatives, bonobos and chimpanzees, and argues that human morality is not the product of rational thought or religion, but evolved long …

Scientists develop fusion rocket technology in lab – and aim for Mars

Researchers at the University of Washington say they've built all the pieces for a fusion-powered rocket system that could get a crew to Mars in 30 days. Now they just have to put the pieces together and see if they work.<p>"If we can pull off a fusion demonstration in a year, with hundreds of …

WIRED Space Photo of the Day 2013

PhysicsWhy Do You Feel Lighter at the Top of a Ferris Wheel?<p>Author: Rhett AllainRhett Allain<p>EcologyHow Plastic Straws Slip Through the Cracks of …

3D printer produces synthetic tissue capable of transmitting signals like nerves

Scientists have used a custom-made 3D printer to make a synthetic tissue that could have a variety of applications — including the ability to transmit long-distance electric signals much like nerves. The process, published in <i>Science</i> by an Oxford University team led by Hagan Bayley, prints a network …

Brain scans decode dream content

A team of Japanese neuroscientists has used brain scanning technology to read the content of people's dreams.<p>Yukiyasu Kamitani of the ATR …

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

While there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>It's a fact almost every traveler faces: The world is …

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Wow-- Mugshots Used to Be Shot Like Fashion Editorials

<i>Photo from Australia's Historic Houses Trust and The Sydney Justice & Police Museum</i><p>Nowadays we use cameras, of both the cell phone and surveillance …

Obama's Plan To Explore The Brain: A 'Most Audacious' Project

President Obama has announced an ambitious plan to explore the mysteries of the human brain.<p>In a speech Tuesday, Obama said he will ask Congress for $100 million in 2014 to "better understand how we think and how we learn and how we remember." Other goals include finding new treatments for …

Alert! Video the Military Does NOT Want You To See! Drone Footage of IED Explosion

Alert! Video the Military Does NOT Want You To See! Drone Footage of IED Explosion<p>A whistle Blower released this footage ... Mirror it , SAVE IT !! …