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Scientists just discovered a strange new DNA shape lurking in human cells

But what does it do?<p>The discovery of DNA as a double helix is a hallowed story of scientific triumph—the work of four researchers merging together to solve one of science’s biggest mysteries, giving birth to what we know as the field of modern genetics. But decades later, we’re still learning that …

Genetics

Dutch households will use servers to heat their showers for free

A small trial for a clever idea<p>You know just from using a laptop that computers give off a lot of excess heat. For data centers containing tens of thousands of servers, this is a big problem, wasting energy and money. To try and mitigate this, companies have experimented with moving facilities to …

Selling

Graphic Design: Paper Craft Project Inspired by The Little Prince

Le Petit Prince is a graphic design project created and shared by Rafa Miqueleto. It was a commissioned work done inspired by The Little Prince …

Potentially Hazardous Asteroid 2014 JO25: how to observe it

On 19 April 2017, at 12:24 Universal Time, the potentially hazardous asteroid 2014 JO25, with a diameter of about 1 km, will make a safe close …

Astronomy

Turkeys ritualistically circling a dead cat is as beautiful as it is frightening

Prepare yourself. You are about to witness probably one of the weirdest, confusing things you will ever see. This is not a joke.<p>I'm freaking …

Rage-fueled beaver declares war on artificial Christmas trees

Beavers have officially joined the war on Christmas.<p>In Charlotte Hall, Maryland, yesterday, witnesses spotted a lone beaver wandering through the …

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Hexagonal Tiles and Hardwood Make the Most Beautiful Flooring Combination

This trend is dominating Pinterest right now.<p>Traditionally, flooring treatments have been separated by "transition strips" — narrow boards that neatly cut off wood or carpeted sections of a room — but now, homeowners and designers are doing away with the defined separation in favor of something far …

Top 10 DIY Projects That Will Teach You A Ton About Tech

DIY isn’t always the easiest way to do something, but it’s usually the most informative and educational one. This week, let’s check out some great …

Raspberry Pi

How To Install iOS 10 Screen Recorder Vidyo On iPhone [No Jailbreak Required]

Here's how to download and install iOS 10 screen recorder app Vidyo on your iPhone or iPad. No jailbreak is required for this to work.<br>[ Continue …

‘You can’t hit a girl like that!’ Officer caught on camera punching woman in the face.

A police officer in Arizona was placed on administrative leave this week after a video that shows him punching a woman in the face was posted online.<p>The Flagstaff Police Department learned of the footage Wednesday evening and launched an internal investigation into the incident, which occurred …

Law Enforcement

30 Awesome Products Every Scrapbooking Addict Needs

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This amethyst crystal soap DIY is mesmerizing and perfect for holiday gift-giving

If you think about it, soap is a totally underestimated product. It gets us clean, sure, but if you have the <i>right</i> soap, it can leave you feeling …

How to Spot the International Space Station with New NASA Tool

The International Space Station completes multiple orbits around Earth every day, and now you can track the space lab as it passes overhead.<p>At an …

Space Exploration

Here's the full text of Donald Trump's victory speech

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Here is the text of the speech Donald Trump delivered when he became the President-elect of the United States of America:</i><p>Thank you. Thank you very much, everybody. Sorry to keep you waiting. Complicated business. Complicated. Thank you very much.<p>I've just received a call from Secretary …

Donald Trump

Everyone is losing their minds over this male Japanese rockstar's Harley Quinn cosplay

So much #mindblown in this story we’re about to tell you. In Japan, there is a man who is a rockstar. His name is Hyde, and he is the lead singer of …

Live your best mermaid life with this DIY message board

Calling all land mermaids! Aka humans. If you’re as obsessed with all things mermaid as we are, then you’re gonna love this DIY mermaid message …

25 ridiculously cheap and easy DIYs that'll instantly improve your home

We're all always on the lookout for fast and easy ways to make our homes look just that little bit better, or as though we splurged on an interior …

22 Cool Tricks and Secret Gems Inside Facebook Messenger

Messenger is so much more than a mere messenger.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

Apple debuts “TV,” a TV guide and watchlist app for Apple TV, iPhone and iPad

Confirming a series of earlier reports which said Apple would launch a universal TV guide to simplify watching video on the Apple TV, the company today announced a new app it’s simply calling “TV.” The new app will allow you to track your favorite shows and movies across the video apps across the …

The Coziest Gift Under The Christmas Tree: A Chunky Knit Blanket | shopswell

For my birthday, my best friend surprised me with this amazing blanket that she made. Hand-knitted from Merino wool, it's a one-of-a-kind treasure. …

Decorations

‘Joanne’ Unveils Lady Gaga’s Shocking Next Act: Being Normal

Lady Gaga sobers up, strips down, and dabbles in some country twang for new album ‘Joanne.’ Gone are the days of meat dresses and club bangers. The …

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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Books

5 Books to Help You Raise Happy, Thoughtful Tweens and Teens

“Kids don’t come with an instruction manual” is an old adage I heard a lot when I first became a mom. But based on the vast number of parenting books …

Parenting

The best animated movies on Netflix

Animated films often offer a bit of escapism, roping us into fantastical candy-colored worlds and investing us in the lives of scrappy heroes and …

11 Savory Pies You Can Make in an Hour or Less

Raise your hand if you love pie. Us, too. So why shouldn’t you eat it for dinner? Here, 11 savory pies, tarts and galettes that come together in …

Pretty Fly for a DIY: 5 Things You Need to Know About Making Homemade Tortillas

<i>Welcome to Pretty Fly for a DIY, a series in which we take a closer look at commonly purchased food items, and highlight the most important things</i> …

10 USEFUL TIPS ON HOW TO DETOX YOUR BODY DAILY

<b>10 Useful tips on how to detox your body daily</b><p>Do you feel tired and sluggish every day, or just a little ‘not with it’? If you do, that could be a …