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Move over Raspberry Pi, here is a $4, coin-sized, open-source Linux computer

Looking for a small, cheap Linux-powered computer to put at the heart of your project? Is "coin-sized" small enough? Is $4 cheap enough?<p>Four bucks …

Raspberry Pi

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Universe

Photographer Whimsically Augments Reality with Papercuts

Rich McCor, aka Paperboyo, is a British artist/photographer who uses paper cut-outs to augment his resulting photographs. So much of art is about tweaking people’s everyday perceptions, getting them to see the world in a new way. Paperboyo’s photography does this in the most delightful way. …

Photography

Japanese Artist Creates Delicate Watercolor Paintings of Fish Every Week

Tokyo-based artist Yusei Nagashima has been fascinated by fish since he was a child, so it's no wonder that the aquatic creatures have become the sole focus of his beautifully detailed watercolor paintings. Every Friday for the past three years, Nagashima has posted a new illustration of fish on …

Samurai Frog Warrior Art - The Lilypad Seven

Mom Commercial

<i>(PG-13: Language)</i> When this loving mom found out that the leading orange juice brand contains too much sugar, she was shocked. And that led her to an …

Get Cooking with These 5 Flipboard Magazines

Cooking at home is a great way to save money, stay healthy and spend quality time with family and friends. Whether you’re preparing a big feast all day, need comfort food or are tight on time, get cooking with these five Flipboard magazines.<p>Things I Might Make by ddarlin: As you browse, use …

Food

Classic book jackets come to life – in pictures

Moby Dick takes a dive and Sherlock Holmes puffs his pipe in a series of GIFs created by Chilean art director Javier Jensen to animate iconic cover images<p>“I wanted to go back to the books that made us live, dream and believe in different things and reflect what I always imagined when I looked at …

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

World's oldest message in a bottle washes up in Germany after 108 years at sea

The bottle was released into the sea by George Parker Bidder in the early 1900s<p>A message in a bottle thrown into the sea 108 years ago by British scientists has been discovered washed up on a beach in Germany.<p>It is believed to be the oldest message-in-a-bottle ever found.<p>Marianne Winkler, a retired …

10 Images That Show Our Wildly Changing View of the Cosmos

Cosmigraphics, a coffee table book of the most incredible images in the history of astronomy, is out now.<p><i>Cosmigraphics</i>, a coffee table book of the most incredible images in the history of astronomy, is out now.

Fighting FOMO: 3 Strategies To Beat Your Fear Of Missing Out

<i>If it seems like everyone you know is doing cooler stuff than you, feeling happier than you, and generally out-pizzazzing you, Martha Beck wants you to know they've got you fooled.</i><p>By Martha Beck<p>OMG, do you have any idea what you're missing right now? Have you checked Facebook in the last two …

Science Fiction And Fantasy Books That Will Change Your Life This Fall

Science fiction and fantasy books are seriously going to blow your mind this fall. William Gibson returns to the future. Plus there are new books by …

Books

iPhone or Android: it's time to choose your religion

Starting this fall, it'll be much harder to switch between Android and iOS<p>It’s impossible for Google or Apple to introduce a new feature, let alone a whole new revision, to their mobile operating systems without it instantly being compared to the other’s alternative. The sparks that inflame heated …

This Ancient Japanese City Can Only Be Appreciated Through Cat Pictures

Three years ago, wooden toy wholesaler Yutaka Katayama picked up a camera and started taking pictures of ordinary life in Kyōto, Japan. Since then photography has become an obsession.<p>"It's my life's work," he wrote over email.<p>Katayama has taken thousands of pictures of the legendary ancient city …

How Pax Became The Biggest, Greatest Fellowship Of Gamers, Geeks And Civility In The World

Pax started as a small, local gaming festival in Bellevue, Wash. in Aug. 2004. It has grown to become the world’s largest, multinational festival and pop culture movement, where more than 70,000 fans and friends gather to delve in gaming, geek interests, consumer technology, comics, cosplay, and …

Fall Movie Preview: ‘Gravity,’ ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ and More

What to See<p>From ‘Gravity to ‘The Counselor,’ see what Marlow Stern is looking forward to after a miserable summer.<p>09.03.13 4:45 AM ET