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See Mark Seliger’s Instagram Portraits from the 2015 Oscar Party

Eddie Redmayne, Jennifer Aniston, and Oprah Winfrey know there’s no keepsake like a timeless portrait shot by a world-class photographer. So they posed for one at the Oscar Party.<p>Of all the memorable images produced during last year’s Academy Awards celebration, none distilled the evening’s …

Jennifer Aniston

Modeling Suspects' Faces Using DNA From Crime Scenes

But can it work well enough to generate reliable leads?<p>This winter, a biotechnology company began offering a whole new service to police departments. Virginia-based Parabon NanoLabs' Snapshot service allows police to send Parabon NanoLabs DNA samples taken from crime scenes. From that DNA, the …

Mercedes CEO will worry about iCar when Apple worries about their phone

Mercedes-Benz already lost a key employee to Apple’s project Titan, but Daimler AG chairman Dieter Zetsche says he’s not losing any sleep thinking about Cupertino’s rumored self-driving car.<p>At the launch of the new Mercedes-AMG C63 sports sedan in Portugal last night, the Mercedes boss dismissed …

Stop pitying British schoolgirls joining Islamic State - they're not victims

The latest British teen girls to join Islamic State are not 'missing' - they've joined a murderous cult of their own volition, argues Emma Barnett<p>All weekend a <b>triptych of British girls’ faces have been staring out at the nation from newspapers and TV screens</b>.<p>Shamima Begum (15), Amira Abase (15) and …

Good Reasons to Join the Mindfulness and Yoga Trend

More than 9 percent of American adults now practice yoga. Almost as many meditate.<p>Most American classes offer Hatha Yoga postures, and only begin or …

Fort Lauderdale

Revealed: The Secrets Lurking Out of Sight in Your Car's Interior – Feature

From the March 2015 issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Your car is filled with secrets—behind the dashboard, under the seat upholstery, and below the carpet. Masked by vinyl, leather, and plastic, there’s an intricate world of motors, computers, structure, plumbing, and wiring that automakers hope you never …

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Social science is vital too

Behind graphene, or any other scientific breakthrough, there’s a lab, a city, dense social networks among researchers, commercial connections, finance, and policies for science and innovation. To repeat a basic truth that still gets forgotten, science works in a socio-economic context. It doesn’t …

Social Sciences

Schindelhauer Viktor Red Race Edition

For cycling purists, simplicity of design is king. Any changes to a bike's parts or design—especially when it comes to a single speed commuter—must come with some serious functional benefits. Berlin-based bike company Schindelhauer predicates its full line of urban-focused rides on a major design …

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Steve Spangler - Making Science Fun!

Amnesty: Torture is alive and flourishing

The use of torture is widespread 30 years after the United Nations adopted a convention outlawing the practice, Amnesty International has said.<p>At least 44 percent of more than 21,000 people from 21 countries surveyed by the London-based rights group for its new report released on Monday, said that …

Ukraine crisis: Donetsk region asks to join Russia

Request comes just two hours after referendum results show 90% voted for independence from Ukraine<p>The "People's Republic of Donetsk" declared itself an independent country on Monday and, within two hours of doing so, had asked to join Russia. The separatist leader Denis Pushilin told journalists …

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Malaysia plane MH370: Pinger locator deployed in search

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1066000/1066463_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524634232_bdc44f981fa96b608820f8b7d37e13f2<p><b>The hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 moved into a new phase on Friday with the deployment of a towed pinger locator to find the black …

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