Oren Harroche

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Astonishing comics that 'save your game' when you turn the page

Shiga has been making comics since he was 20 years old and a pure math major studying at UC Berkeley. A life-long fan of Choose Your Own Adventure …

This Lego Robot Thinks Like A Worm—And Soon You Can Build Your Own

Inching toward AI success<p>A Lego robot programmed to act like a roundworm may signal the next big leap for artificial intelligence.<p>The Open Worm Project is a group of programmers and scientists who have been developing an open-source virtual worm. Last year, the team was able to control a Lego robot …

The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

She tried to stay quiet, she really did. But after eight years of keeping a heavy secret, the day came when Alayne Fleischmann couldn't take it …

3-D-Printed Lampshades Project Mesmerizing Patterns Using Ancient Cartography Methods

Stereographic projection is a mapping technique that allows a spherical object to project a pattern onto a 2-D surface. Mathematical concepts and physical models of stereographic projection have been around since ancient Greece, when Ptolemy and others used it to visualize their maps of the stars. …

Robotic Micro-Scallops Can Swim Through Your Eyeballs

Designing robots on the micro or nano scale (like, small enough to fit inside your body) is all about simplicity. There just isn’t room for complex …

Watch A Robot Ride A Hovercycle

Drones riding drones to finance even bigger drones.<p>A white plastic robot zooms a hoverbike over the English countryside, grains blowing beneath the bike's four fans. The robot's 3-D printed body is lightweight, and where its face would be there’s a GoPro camera instead, filming the flight. This …

Find Order In Chaos With This Kinetic Sculpture That Captures The Essence Of Science

It’s all about looking at things from the right angle.<p>The work of a biotechnology company like Biogen Idec–a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company that specializes in medicines for people with neurodegenerative diseases, hematologic conditions and autoimmune disorders–is hard to explain. At the …

This guy looks like he just blended his whole family by accident http://t.co/WUuHhOOJAq

33 Pictures Taken At The Right Moment

We Bored Pandas are huge fans of perfectly timed photos that capture perfect (and usually funny or unexpected) moments that come and go with a blink …

NASA outlines plan for tiny robotic space surgeons

Space can be a tough place to find a doctor.<p>So smart people at NASA have been investigating ways to integrate small robots into space voyages that might be able to perform important surgical procedures should a traveler have an issue. A short paper presented at the 2014 NASA Human Research Program …

Faces in Things on Twitter: "A happy little caterpillar http://t.co/Wt3cuyQacI"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>FacesPics</b><p>#<b>Aww</b>! Got a serious dose of the #<b>WarmAndFuzzies</b> looking at this :)) "@<b>FacesPics</b>: A happy little caterpillar …

World Cup Logo Is Actually A Facepalming Captain Picard

So somebody realized the 2014 World Cup Brazil logo looks like a facepalming Captain Picard. You think the person who designed it was inspired by <i>The</i> …

Someone found Godzilla in Michigan http://t.co/NWArxcgnsT

Heil Hipster: The Young Neo-Nazis Trying to Put a Stylish Face on Hate

It's a rainy Sunday evening in May, in the town of Weiden, in northeastern Bavaria, and Patrick Schroeder, whom the German press has dubbed the …

Snapdragons make cute flowers, but when they die, they turn into skulls. http://t.co/nA36qxnGRe

The Tinkerbell Fairyfly, also known as Tinkerbella nana, is one of the Top 10 New Species of 2014. Photograph by Jennifer Read. To see the full list of species, visit science.time.com.

Injecting Paint in Bubble Wrap to Recreate Iconic Paintings

Who says bubble wrap is just for packaging or stress relief? New York-based artist Bradley Hart, known for creating amazingly realistic pixelated portraits, has expanded his bubble wrap painting series <i>Impressions</i> to include recreations of iconic masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci's <i>Mona Lisa</i>, …

Breathtaking Macro Portraits of Bees by Sam Droege

Bees have received an enormous amount of publicity lately due to the massive decline in their numbers across the globe. While most tend to focus on …

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

The complex controls of an F1 steering wheel revealed

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

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I'm grateful that I'm kind of a late bloomer, or someone who's still challenged by needing to work on things. I don't envy people who just don't have to kind of work on it.

The humble actor opens up about Wes Anderson, teaching the next generation, and what it's like to leave home at 17. BUT FIRST, A VIDEO<p><i>Published in the March 2014 issue</i><p><i>A conversation with the actor over lunch at the Greek Kitchen, a Goldblum favorite in midtown Manhattan.</i><p><b>Scott Raab:</b> I like this …

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Water in the air captured at just the right moment to look like Super Mario http://t.co/3jD47FYGNj

O planeta Terra em 50 fotos

"O que é isso que lhe chamou tão repentinamente do nada para desfrutar por um breve tempo um espetáculo que permanece bastante indiferente a você? As …

Going To Fight Rather Than Going To Fight

The charedi community proclaims that rather than to leave the Beis HaMidrash and fight with their bodies, the best protection against our enemies is …

The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, has recently announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted more than 140,000 entries from 166 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted …