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A $1 Microscope Folds From Paper With A Drop Of Glue

We have pocket watches, pocket cameras and now — with smartphones — pocket computers.<p>So why shouldn't doctors and scientists around the world have pocket microscopes?<p>Bioengineer Manu Prakash and his team at Stanford University have designed a light microscope that not only fits in your pocket but …

Milky Way is on the outskirts of 'immeasurable heaven' supercluster

Astronomers discover that our galaxy is a suburb of a supercluster of 100,000 large galaxies they have called Laniakea<p>In what amounts to a back-to-school gift for pupils with nerdier leanings, researchers have added a fresh line to the cosmic address of humanity. No longer will a standard home …

A Google Glass App That Detects People's Emotions

Human is happy<p>Sometimes people are hard to read. Why not leave all that work to a computer? Perhaps you could use this experimental app that works in Google Glass. Aim Glass's camera at a person's face and the app reads the human's facial expression and tells you to what extent the person is …

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Tiny Arachnids Do Indeed Live On Your Face, Scientists Say

Talk about creepy! You may <i>think</i> your morning shower did its job, but odds are a bunch of microscopic mites are crawling on your face and living in your pores at this very moment.<p>In fact, new research suggests that a specific genus of these tiny parasitic creatures called Demodex are way more common …

Great moments in Science (if Twitter had existed)

Twitter is the source of a great deal of modern news, and scientists are often encouraged to tweet about their research. So what if Twitter had been around during the times of historic scientific breakthroughs and discoveries?<p>A lot of news these days comes from, or is about, Twitter. Entertainment …

Ok folks, since we are a (self-proclaim) family friendly (lies) page that cares deeply about the children (moar lies), anyone here younger than 18 please ask your parent permission to read further below while praying to the Holy Hijiri of cleansing your sin for not asking them and look anyway: ===== ... ... ... Just dug out my old bookmark archives and found some pretty interesting link including this, feel like sharing: Touhou Character Cocktail! http://bunbunmaru.com/kareha/projects/kareha.pl/1303198653/ (...needless to say, it's alcoholic, so don't read further kids) Anyhow, exactly what it says on the tin, Cocktail recipes base on 2hus. The archive in the link is a translated version of this pixiv recipe collection here (only limited to volume 1): http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=17349953 ...not a drinker myself, but anyone here who is into bartending or feeling like testing your creativy; feel free to post up your attempt at a finish product; or your own recipe down below folks, I might even share it @@ (It is around night right now in US time anyway, a good time to mix, that's for sure) ...as for those who don't drink... why are you still reading up till here anyway? :v P.S Bonus point for those who can come up with a recipe for our beloved Holy Hijiri... make it mocktail though, since alcohol is a no no for Buddhism <_< -AlcoholReferencesInPost'sPicAreCensoredBecauseIAmAResponsible"RSA"CertifiedNamusan-

Has science solved the mystery of the hiccup? Don't hold your breath

Far from being a problem that's easily solved by standing on your head, the ailment's cause and cure remain elusive<p>It happens in the blink of an eye: your breathing muscles contract, your vocal cords clamp shut and out comes that unmistakable sound: "hic".<p>We all get hiccups from time to time. So do …

Tree-killing bug invades Southern California, with no answer in sight

Akif Eskalen steps through the dense, damp leaves in a wooded neighborhood, scrutinizing the branches around him. He's looking for evidence of an attack: tiny wounds piercing the bark and sapdried around them like bloodstains.<p>The victims are box elders, sycamores and coast live oaks, all in some …

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Watch as ‘the Beast’ Asteroid Sails Past Earth This Week

Changing Planet<p><b>A giant asteroid will silently glide by Earth this week, a stark reminder of cosmic dangers lurking nearby.</b><p>Measuring about 1,067 feet (325 meters) wide, the space intruder nicknamed “the Beast,” more formally known as HQ124, has an estimated width equal to an aircraft carrier …

This is some amazing art, this is up on auction for about $100 at AFA. Last time I saw still no bidders. I wanted to get it but I'm saving my money for my trip to Japan in December for Comiket 85. Hakurei Reimu - 博麗 霊夢

Have not been posting anything lately as life is busy~ http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=39174089 Sei~

Maybe it's a bit late but......HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!!! Sei~

Wohoo so the page has finally hit 62000 likes , party!!! \ :v / http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=35744689 Sei~

Artist: http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=38268916 Sei~

That pose...................... http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=38745163 Sei~

Selamat Hari Raya Aidil Fitri, Maaf Zahir & Batin to all the muslim Members! Wish you all the best and dreams come through for this Raya! Also a reminder that do drive safely for while going back to your hometown~ Sei~

Happy Chen Day~~~~~ Art by Kane-neko / Kaneko Kentaro Sei~

Izayoi Sakuya for Gabriel Arce Hakurei Reimu - 博麗 霊夢

What do you think of Hirasaka Makoto's drawing? Hakurei Reimu - 博麗 霊夢