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These Scooters Are Designed to be Sold From Vending Machines

Scooters are about to make a comeback in a different form altogether.<p>If you’ve ever been hit with a bout of fatigue rendering you unable to walk one step more, this new concept was designed precisely to solve that problem. Thought up by product designer Wang Yixing, the No. 5065 scooter is a design …

How To Organize Your Fridge + Make It More Energy Efficient

Learn to stock this major appliance it so it doesn't have to overwork.<p>by Carrie Havranek, for Rodale"s Organic Life<p>ILLUSTRATION BY KIRSTY PARGETER/GETTY<p>Our fridges let out a collective groan under the weight of everything we stuff in them: turkeys, veggies, pies, sides, drinks, winter fruit and …

Tim Cook Commemorates Steve Jobs on Fourth Anniversary of His Death

Apple CEO Tim Cook has sent an internal email to employees (via <i>The Telegraph</i>) to commemorate the fourth anniversary since the death of late Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs, who passed away October 5, 2011 following a lengthy illness.<p>Cook described Steve as a "brilliant person," encouraging …

What you may not know about sleep

The secrets of sleep are only now coming to light. William Park surveys some of the more intriguing facts researchers have learnt about the world of slumber.<p>The science of sleep can be fuzzy and confusing at times. Researchers are still not sure what our brains are up to, why we dream, or what …

Does Mindfulness Mean Anything?

We are in the middle of a mindfulness revolution.<p>According to Time, The Huffington Post and a host of other media outlets, mindfulness and meditation are having their moment in the spotlight. From hospitals to corporate wellness programs, mindfulness is — supposedly — a new path to relieving …

A Sense Of Self: What Happens When Your Brain Says You Don't Exist

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy thinks a lot about "self" — not necessarily <i>himself</i>, but the role the brain plays in our notions of self and existence.<p>In his new book, <i>The Man Who Wasn't There,</i> Ananthaswamy examines the ways people think of themselves and how those perceptions can be distorted …

Consciousness

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

Photograph: PhotoAlto/Alamy<p>“Unless you set your phone to chime for every task, you must independently remember that you have something to do, then go into the device to find out what that …

Productivity

The Future Of The Internet, According To Its Father

Geeking out with Vint Cerf<p>The Internet has changed a lot over its 30-something years. That terrible dial-up noise is gone; the Ethernet cord has been cut; Tinder happened. What’s next? If anyone knows, it’s Vint Cerf, Google’s vice president and chief Internet evangelist. He is considered a “father …

Apply to Y Combinator

If you want to apply, please submit your application online by <b>8 pm PT on March 24</b>. Startups that submit early have a small advantage because we have …

Startups