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Police uses tear gas in row at Brazil World Cup stadium

<b>Police in Brazil have used tear gas and smoke grenades to break up clashes between fans who were trying to buy tickets for the inaugural match in a stadium built for the 2014 World Cup.</b><p>The football fans had queued overnight at a ticket office in the north-eastern state of Bahia, but fighting broke …

Brazil

11 Ridiculously Good Overhead Kicks

There are plenty of ways to score goals in football, but the degree of difficulty in overhead kicks make them special each and every time.<p>The rarity of these goals makes it all the more magical, though, as always, some are better than others.<p>The most recent goal to fall into this category is Zlatan …

Soccer

Dubai World Cup: Animal Kingdom wins world's richest race

<b>Animal Kingdom clinched the world's richest horse race with victory in the $10m Dubai World Cup at Meydan.</b><p>The 2011 Kentucky Derby winner, trained by Englishman Graham Motion in Florida, held off the fast-finishing Red Cadeaux, trained by Briton Ed Dunlop.<p>Ryan Moore and Planteur were third with the …

Horse Racing

Buster Posey signs nine-year deal

At age 26, Buster Posey can envision one day retiring with the San Francisco Giants.<p>For now, he is their new franchise man.<p>The Giants rewarded the …

Major League Baseball

Report: Facebook's Secret Android Project Isn't a Facebook Phone But a Home Screen Dedicated to Facebook

The WSJ is reporting that Facebook's upcoming Android event will be a home screen—as in the first screen you see when you flip on your …

Google's 'If I Had Glass' winners list dominated by celebrities, popular Twitter accounts

Google's "If I Had Glass" competition has always been a public affair: applications were submitted using a hashtag on Twitter and Google+, and winners offered the opportunity to be among the first to purchase Glass started receiving notifications in the form of public replies earlier this week. …

China’s internet is better than yours

A new paper shines some light on the “next generation internet” China is building—and it’s far ahead of anything any other country has at the moment. The improvements aren’t just superficial faster broadband fluff either. They are deeply important changes to the very backbone of the system.<p>The …

Internet

That Apple Flexible Display For a Future iPhone, Cool And Cute

A couple of days back the US Patent and Trademarks Office published Apple’s application for a wrap-around form factor for electronic devices. It looks like a curvy, future iPhone.<p>I’ve read a number of interpretations of the application, some of them suggesting this is an Apple invention. Clearly it …

Where Have All The Physical QWERTYs Gone?

It’s approaching three years since I emailed and got a reply from the late Steve Jobs. The topic of my caffeine-fueled missive that sunny day in June 2010 was the industry’s move towards touch-based interfaces and, specifically, Apple’s one-size-fits-all approach regarding the iPhone’s lack of a …

Dell Outlines The Death Of The PC

The era where the PC is dominant in IT is rapidly coming to a close as we move towards a future dominated by post-PC devices such as smartphones and tablets, and if your business is reliant on the PC to keep the dollars flowing in then you’d better start working on “Plan B.”<p>The message that the era …

The Overly-Attached Girlfriend Explains How To Become A Viral Internet Star By Age 21

<b>Click for sound.</b><p>Laina is only 21, but she has a knack for making content go viral.<p>While on a leave of absence from school, she posted her first-ever YouTube video. It was in response to a Justin Bieber contest. Bieber asked fans to turn lyrics for his hit song "Boyfriend" into "Girlfriend." Laina, …

Viral

To teach kids math, keep hands moving

<b>MICHIGAN STATE (US) —</b> Students perform better in math when their instructors use hand gestures—a simple teaching tool that could pay off in …

Dark river of Milky Way, with airglow

International Dark Sky Week begins one week from today, April 5 – 12, 2013. In a dark sky, you could see what this photo has captured: the Milky Way …

Scientists build robotic ant colony to find out how real ants choose directions

As anyone who's ever observed an ant farm will attest, ants tend to pick the most efficient route through their maze to a food source, even when confronted with two seemingly identical routes. Scientists weren't exactly sure how ants are able to do this, especially with limited vision and limited …

Scientists Build Hollow Virus For Cheaper Vaccines

This foot-and-mouth virus has a stable exterior, but no genetic material in its interior.<p>Call it hollow-hearted. Researchers have built a mimic of the outer capsule of the foot-and-mouth disease virus. Inside, where the virus' genetic material normally lives, is empty.<p>Such synthetic virus-like …

Kinect-powered SimSensi can diagnose depression by tracking body movements and facial expressions

There's no doubt that enterprising hardware enthusiasts are finding uses for Microsoft's Kinect that go far beyond gaming. Take SimSensi, for example — a digital interface that asks questions to help diagnose potentially depressed individuals. SimSensi performs its initial diagnosis not by …

New Snail Species Discovered in Lake Skadar

A new snail species has been discovered in Lake Skadar, the largest on the Balkan Peninsula. The new species, <i>Karucia sublacustrina</i>, inhabits the …

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 …

Comet Panstarrs taken last night from binevenagh mountain in Northern Ireland. The andromeda galaxy is also visable. www.glennmilesphotography.com

Frequent moves tough on poor children

<b>CORNELL (US) —</b> Children who move three or more times before they turn five have more behavioral problems than their peers—but only if they are from …

Bee deaths stir up renewed buzz

This past winter has been exceptionally rough for honeybees — and although it's too early to say exactly why, the usual suspects range from pesticides that appear to cause memory loss to pests that got an exceptionally early start last spring.<p>Friday marked the start of an annual survey that asks …

NASA said to request $100 million for plan to capture near-Earth asteroid

NASA is taking a plan to send an unmanned spacecraft to capture an asteroid and bring it into orbit around the Moon seriously. <i>Aviation Week</i> reports that NASA's budget request for fiscal 2014 will include $100 million to help fund the asteroid retrieval mission. A feasibility study looking into the …

Robotic jellyfish could one day patrol oceans, clean oil spills, and detect pollutants

Researchers are working on a multi-university, nationwide project for the U.S. Navy that one day will put life-like autonomous robot jellyfish in …

Virginia Tech

Festo Unveils BionicOpter, a Robotic Dragonfly

Festo has unveiled BionicOpter, its impressive blue dragonfly robot. The four winged robot has a wingspan of 70 centimeters (27.5 inches) and a body …

Articles about photographer nicholas alan cope black and white la whitewash on Dwell.com - Dwell

Photographer Nicholas Calcott first appeared on our radar when he was living in Paris, France.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>It's the last Friday Finds of August! Here, we share photographs, gear for …

How Facebook Measured Gay Marriage Support With An Equals Sign

Or how big data is telling the story of the civil rights movement of our time.<p>This week, as the Supreme Court heard testimony regarding same-sex marriage, my Facebook profile was flooded with a single avatar–a pink-on-red equals sign promoted by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). Generally a …

Mercedes' G63 Supertruck is Almost as Crazy as Australian People

Why are Australians so goddamn crazy? Listen to how calm these two Aussies sound while they accidentally drive towards last week's tornado, then …

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Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted...<p>An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>Seaside or lakeside, …

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