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My Family’s Slave

She lived with us for 56 years. She raised me and my siblings without pay. I was 11, a typical American kid, before I realized who she was.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本 (Chinese) | Basahin ang artikulong ito sa Tagalog (Tagalog)<p>Alex Tizon passed away in March. He was a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and the author …

Parenting

The Woman Who Might Find Us Another Earth

Like many astrophysicists, Sara Seager sometimes has a problem with her perception of scale. Knowing that there are hundreds of billions of galaxies, and that each might contain hundreds of billions of stars, can make the lives of astrophysicists and even those closest to them seem insignificant. …

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Why Elon Musk's Mars Vision Needs 'Some Real Imagination'

When Elon Musk introduced earthlings last month to his vision for cities on Mars, his 90-minute remarks fired up imaginations everywhere—except on …

Science Fiction

Colonising Mars could put astronauts at 'risk of chronic dementia'

Astronauts travelling to Mars and beyond could be at risk from chronic dementia according to research from the University of California, Irvine (UCI).<p>…

The Week in Star Wars - New Darth Vader image, Episode VIII title change, Hamill teases Episode IX and more

<i>After a one week break, The Week in Star Wars returns with loads of news from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, a change of title for Episode VIII, a</i> …

These Fantastical Architectural Illustrations Are Made Using Autocad

Fabiola Morcillo Núñez, an architect from the University of Chile, is 26-years-old and has been formally drawing under the name 1989 for about a year …

Sweden Is Relocating an Entire City to Stop It Sinking Into The Ground

It's moving day.<p>We humans are pretty good at leaving a lasting impression on the environment around us - something that's abundantly clear when it …

Steam-powered spacecraft could help humans colonise the Moon

It sounds like an idea dreamt up while flicking through the pages of an HG Wells novel, but steam-powered spacecraft could help humans colonise the Moon and beyond, scientists believe.<p>‘Mining’ water ice from asteroids and the lunar poles could provide cheap fuel for probes , allowing them to hop …

5 Superhero Powers Nobody Realizes Could Save The World

Comics teach us that if you have superpowers and you want to improve society, the most useful thing you can do is find a criminal and punch him …

Marvel Comics

Hypnotic New Kinetic Sculptures by Anthony Howe | Colossal

<p>Artist Anthony Howe (previously) continues to amaze with his gargantuan kinetic sculptures powered by wind or motors that cycle continuously through …

22 Recipes for 8 Delicious Nights of Hanukkah

Hanukkah, like Thanksgiving, is primarily about food and family for most of us. Unlike Thanksgiving, it takes place over the course of eight days, which is great on several levels—you get to prepare and eat a wider variety of delicious dishes, of course, but it also takes the pressure off any …

An 80-Year-Old Prank Revealed, Hiding in the Periodic Table!

You wouldn’t know it, because it’s hiding down there at the bottom of the periodic table of elements, but it’s a prank—something a five-year-old might do—and the guy who did it was one of the greatest chemists in America. It’s pure silliness, staring right at you, right where I’ve drawn my circle, …

Periodic Table

Colossal Sculpture of Skater by Xavier Veilhan

Now here’s something that’s bound to cheer you up, a bright blue sculpture of an ice skater by French artist Xavier Veilhan. If you passed this every …