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See All The Spots From Super Bowl XLVIII

As the Seahawks and Broncos square off, catch all the ad action here. Check back through the game to re-watch your favorites.<p>Super Bowl has gone from being a big day for ads to being a big period, a big fortnight–like your birthday, stretched out and milked for all it’s worth. And, according to the …

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Head-mounted cameras capture falcons' killer strategy – video

Footage from cameras strapped to falcons' heads and backs reveals how they close in on crows without alerting them. Rather than head straight for the prey, the falcons keep the birds in a fixed position to one side. The strategy exploits an effect called 'motion camouflage' where the predator does …

You can now 3D print directly from Adobe’s Photoshop

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Signe Brewster<p>First Microsoft, now Adobe: 3D printing will get a big mainstream boost Thursday when users find they …

Geologists identify trigger for apocalyptic 'super eruptions'

They rank among the most catastrophic natural disasters on Earth, second only in destructive power to an asteroid impact that could ensure humanity meets the same fate as the dinosaurs.<p>Super eruptions make those from normal volcanoes look like sputters of dust. They blast enough material into the …

Giant underwater waves show their power

A study reveals the origins of hidden underwater waves that can tower hundreds of feet.<p><i>Internal waves</i> are what scientists call underwater waves that …

Unknown Force Kicks Stars Out of Milky Way. Really.

If you could see it from the outside, the Milky Way would look like a majestic spiral of stars and glowing gas, rotating on its axis once every 200 …

EarthSky’s 2018 meteor shower guide

Plan ahead now for an awesome year of meteor-watching. Good news! In 2018, the year’s 2 most reliable showers – August Perseids and December Geminids …

The New Core Curriculum

This nine-move routine strengthens your body from your neck to your knees.

6 Rules for Eating Right as a Runner

Keep it simple, keep it balanced, and stay hydrated.<p>When you start exercising regularly, you might have to revamp some of your everyday eating habits in order to feel your best while you’re working out and avoid unwanted bathroom stops. Here are some general rules.

The Beginning and the End

Yes! It's time for another open-ended <i>Free-for-All Friday</i> mentalfloss.com <b>Brain Game</b> challenge. Enjoy:<p><b>Name ONE English-language word of 3 letters or</b> …

Could more fungi mean less fertilizer for crops? - Futurity

A plant protein called DELLA may lead to reducing phosphorus-fertilizer applications on farms and to better plant growth in poor soil.

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The dark side of the moon is turquoise, say astronomers

In a demonstration of the power of science to ruin a perfectly respectable work of art, researchers have discovered the colour of the dark side of the moon.<p>Measurements from a telescope in Hawaii mean that pedants may now argue that, technically speaking, if one wanted to be entirely accurate, the …

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Beautifully Detailed Drawings Burnt into Pieces of Wood

Eben Cavanagh Rautenbach, artistically known as LeRoc, uses a soldering iron to create detailed illustrations on pieces of wood. This art of decorative burning is called pyrography or pyrogravure. When LeRoc first became interested in pyrography, he started drawing with only a lighter, a nail and a …

"Time Capsule" Apartment in Paris Found Untouched for 70 Years

Some people might take a vacation and leave their residence unmanned for a few weeks or even months, but one apartment in Paris was left isolated for about 70 years. The beautifully preserved space, which belonged to the granddaughter of the late Parisian socialite and actress Marthe de Florian, …

Original Pin: A Customizable Wood Pinhole Camera You Build Like a 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

Build-it-yourself cameras can be both fun and educational. For photography types, a camera like the Konstructor or the Last camera makes for a fun …