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Human head transplant less than a year away, surgeon says

Sergio Canavero has revealed that the world's first human head transplant will take place within 10 months, and he's already planning his next project.<p>By this time next year, if all goes according to plan, the world's first human head transplant will have taken place, Italian surgeon Sergio …

Physiology

Hungry? Here Are Some Healthy Recipes That Don't Taste "Healthy"

We want to eat better and live healthier, but we rarely want to compromise on flavor — right? Fortunately, we've picked some of our favorite (and your favorite!) recipes from POPSUGAR Fitness that provide great nutritional benefits without sacrificing taste. These delicious breakfasts, lunches, …

Healthy Eating

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

The 10 best science images, videos, and visualizations of the year

These are the 2017 winners of the Vizzies Challenge.<p>We are all too aware of how hard it can be to explain science. Describing concepts, theories, processes, and phenomena use up a lot of words—and even after careful consideration those words can fall short. That's why for the last three years</i> …

Blooming Marshmallows In Hot Chocolate

Source: Youtube<p>These marshmallows literally blossom in hot chocolate and everybody are going crazy about this newest pastry trend. Invented by …

Dessert

Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells<p>A protein which ‘turbo-charges’ the immune system so that it can fight off any cancer or virus has been discovered by scientists.<p>In a breakthrough described as a ‘game-changer’ for cancer treatment, researchers …

2016 wildlife photographer of the year - winners in pictures

American photographer Tim Laman was named winner of the prestigious annual competition for his image Entwined Lives, showing a critically endangered Bornean orangutan in the Indonesian rainforest. The award is given for a story told in just six images, which are judged on their story-telling power …

Nature Photography

The World’s Only Brown Panda Who Was Abandoned As A Baby, Finally Finds Happiness

Abandoned by his mother at 2 months old, and having to face bullying from other pandas growing up, now Qizai, the only brown panda in the world, is …

Cute Animals

Scientists Find Non-Gluten Cause of Wheat Sensitivity

Researchers presenting at the 2016 United European Gastroenterology conference have identified a group of non-gluten proteins that can trigger …

10 Weird Things You'll See During The Olympics

The Olympics are the pinnacle of athletic achievement. There is no elite athlete who doesn't strive to wear their country's colors in the opening …

Weird

Wearable drone that Unstraps from your Wrist to take photos and then Flies back

Nixie is a wrist watch like thing that becomes a camera drone when you want it to be. And it only takes a gesture to set it off. It is a little …

Majestic Animals Envisioned as Hundreds of Multicolored Dots

London-based artist Ana Enshina uses her creative eye to envision majestic animals as an abundance of multicolored spots. Dot by dot, the watercolorist forms diverse creatures including a statuesque, bright pink flamingo, a graceful whale suspended in the sea, and a distinguished peacock with a …

Art

Mexican Government Asked Street Artists To Paint 200 Houses To Unite Community

A youth organization that’s been known to use graffiti as a means of expression has teamed up with the government of Mexico to rehabilitate Palmitas, …

Streetwear

I Create Illustrations Using Everyday Objects (part 4)

Throughout the years I’ve realized that simple objects can represent hundreds of different things and can have a completely different meaning.<p>This is …

Innovative Chinese Company Assembles 3D-Printed Modular Home in Just Three Hours

Thanks to new 3D printing technology, an entire house can now be built in less than three hours, as demonstrated by Chinese company Zhuoda Group. Last week, in front of an audience of journalists and curious bystanders in Xi'ann, construction workers used a crane to stack six 100-kilogram units on …

3D Printing

7 successful entrepreneurs on the worst advice they ever received

But sometimes, it's hard for new business owners to decipher which nuggets of wisdom are helpful and which will actually do harm.<p>As a new entrepreneur, you will undoubtedly make wrong turns when you start your own business, but it's better to own your mistakes instead of following bad advice that …

Entrepreneurship

Here's the Easiest Way to Find 'Waldo,' According to Science

Using algorithms, computer scientist Randal Olson proves that even storybook characters aren't safe from the all-seeing eye of Big Data.<p>We've all found ourselves elbows deep and hours in, combing through cartoonized versions of Hollywood and the Wild West to locate that recognizable red-and-white …

Machine Learning

Will This Floating Platform Be The World's Smallest Aircraft?

Its creator calls the AirBoard, "the Segway of airplanes."<p>Inventor Elviss Straupenieks wants you to be able to fly to work every morning, and has bet the last two years of his life on making it a reality. Today he launches an IndieGoGo campaign for the AirBoard, a personal flying machine that looks …

Prototyping

10 Amazing Photos Of The Human Body Under A Microscope

Some of these photos are artistic, others are terrifying.<p>Colin Salter's new book, <i>Science is Beautiful</i> (Batsford, 2015), shows us some amazing images of the human body under a microscope. When the photos are colorized they look like masterpieces of art. Check them out below:<p>Reprinted with permission …

Miranda Lorikeet Posts Beautiful MS Paint Art Onto Tumblr

Often a forgotten application lost in the depths of your start menu, the MS Paint application never<p>Often a forgotten application lost in the depths of your start menu, the MS Paint application never seemed to have much promise, that is, until you see the artwork created by Miranda Lorikeet, whose …

Revealing Photo Series Documents School Lunches Around the World

Around 32 million children in the US eat cafeteria food every weekday, and most of these students consume over half their daily calories at school. With this in mind, it's clear that school cafeterias are becoming crucial in the fight against childhood obesity. Sweetgreen–a chain of salad …

Healthy Eating

Lose Yourself in the Eerie GIFs of DarkAngelØne

Fabrics and textures come to life in these surreal animated portraits.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>When I was young, someone once told me that different materials could convey different emotions. In his new series, <i>poison</i>, DarkAngelØne proves that the adage …

Art

Heartwarming Before-and-After Photos Show the Difference a Day Makes in the Life of a Pet

To pets who have been abandoned, abused, neglected, or deprived of love and affection, nothing means more than finding their forever homes. After months or even years of living on the cold, wet streets or in the stressful environment of a crowded shelter, an animal may bear physical as well as …

Lifestyle

Sen.se Mother Monitors Home With Nurturing Technology

Sen.se founder and designer Rafi Haladjian has an undeniable penchant for humanizing and softening technologies with a friendlier face. His rabbit …

Internet of Things

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If your tap supply has a slight taste of wet dog, chances are you're heading for a bottle of water from the fridge. Antipodes Water is bottled at …

25+ Of The Most Majestic Libraries In The World

Though they are losing ground to the e-book and the audio book, libraries were once central hubs of human intellectual progress. There's something …

A Closer Look at the Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion Concept Car

We now have more photos of the Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion self-driving concept car,<p>We now have more photos of the Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion self-driving concept car, recently unveiled at CES Las Vegas. Having removed the task of driving from the experience of the vehicle, the …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

100 Patterns by Sallie Harrison

Sallie Harrison is a Graphic Designer living in the Southern Blue Ridge Mountains. The artist realized a series entitled “100 patterns” which she …

He’s Packing Heat

Talk about armed and dangerous! This picture was posted at reddit and <b>labeled “Only in Louisiana,”</b> which doesn’t quite make sense because there’s no …