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Watch the Beatles exclusive restored music video for 'A Day in the Life'

Say hello to the Beatles all over again.<p>A seemingly never-ending fountain of material, the iconic band is being celebrated with a new deluxe edition …

9 Maps That Show How Americans Speak In Different Regions

American English dialects and pronunciation have been a point of interest from coast to coast among linguists for years.<p>In 1999, the Harvard Dialect Survey, a research project conducted by Professor Bert Vaux, used a series of questions, to collect information about what terms, word pairs and …

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Little Town of Champions

The village of Bekoji, in the highlands of Ethiopia, has produced long-distance runners who’ve won 16 Olympic medals in 20 years. What explains this remarkable success?<p>“Running is in my blood,” says Tolo Debele, feeding his 3-month-old boy Dawit in his gated compound in the Ethiopian capital of …

17 Photos That Will Show You How Big NBA Players Really Are

It's easy to forget that fact when watching an NBA game where all the players are equally huge.<p>But when you get these players off the court and into the real world, you get the proper perspective on just how big they really are.

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A Natural History of Fluoride

Last year, while traveling in Arizona, I visited an old copper mining town called Jerome, a small flowerbed of a community clinging to the edge of a …

Essential Creative Advice From Joss Whedon, Carrie Brownstein, Jim Stengel And 13 Others

What can Joss Whedon or Steven Soderbergh teach you if you don’t make movies or you aren’t a TV show creator? You might be surprised.<p>Over the past year, Co.Create has talked to some of the most prolific creative people around–directors, ad makers, CEOs, content creators of all stripes. Their …

Welcome Back to Earth, Commander Hadfield

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, commander of the just-completed Expedition 35 aboard the International Space Station, landed safely yesterday in Kazakhstan along with crew members Tom Marshburn and Roman Romanenko after five months in orbit. In his time aboard the ISS, Commander Hadfield not …

iPads as Cash Registers Are About to Go From Novelty to Norm

On a recent morning at my corner café, I ordered two Americanos (they were out of drip) and a flaky, buttery calorie bomb of a pastry to start my day.<p>…

Explaining Complicated Philosophies With Gorgeously Simple Postcards

Author: Valentina Palladino. Valentina Palladino Design<p>Date of Publication: 05.06.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>Try to explain any …

LEGO Daft Punk

New York-based Jake Meier (aka “autorazr“) has custom built minifigures models of the French electronic music duo Daft Punk, including models of …

Video: First Fully 3-D Printed Gun Blasts Away

They started by printing their own gun parts and magazines. Now the internet gunsmiths at Defense Distributed have produced the world's first fully …

1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Download 1,300 free courses from Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and other great universities to your computer or mobile device. Over 45,000 …

Phoenix Bring 'Entertainment' to 'SNL'

French crew makes its second appearance on the show<p>Gallic dance-rockers Phoenix are making the most of their visit to New York. After playing the …

Melissa McCarthy Hobbles in Heels and Peter Dinklage Joins Drunk Uncle on 'SNL'

Actress also spoofs fired Rutgers coach and auditions for 'The Voice'<p>Physical comedy at its highest level is very difficult to pull off: Believe it …

Jim Carrey Rails Fox News for 'Slander' Over Anti-Gun Video

Actor calls network 'a last resort for kinda-sorta-almost-journalists'<p>Jim Carrey has struck back at Fox News, who led a wave of backlash against the …

Social Animals: Behind The Community-Building Culture Of The National Zoo

The National Zoo uses social media to share the joyous and tragic circle of life with fans.<p>Among the more emotionally wrenching social media stories in the United States last month played out on the National Zoo’s Twitter feed. On September 17, the zoo tweeted with its #cubwatch hashtag that its …

Gadget Lab Show: Aeropress Coffee Maker and Withings Smart Body-Analyzer

Author: Mat Honan. Mat Honan Gear<p>Date of Publication: 03.29.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>This week on the <i>Gadget Lab Show</i>, Mat Honan and …

Solar Airplane Almost Ready for Its First Transcontinental Flight

It's almost time.<p>After more than five years of dreaming, planning, building and testing, Solar Impulse is ready to begin its most ambitious flight …

Hyper-Realistic CGI Is Killing Photographers, Thrilling Product Designers

Author: Joseph Flaherty. Joseph Flaherty Design<p>Date of Publication: 03.20.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Half of this image is a photo, and …

Instagram Infographic Breaks Down Its User Types

Instagram to some has democratized photography, whereas to others (professional photographers) it’s bastardized the art form. Take it or leave it, 40 …

Aiming Laser Pointer at Airplane Gets Man 2.5 Years in Prison

A 19-year-old North Hollywood man has been sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for aiming a laser pointer at a commercial aircraft – a steep punishment …