Tyler Kor

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What are these sea slugs doing?

It doesn’t get weirder than this. Sexual intercourse in a hermaphroditic sea slug involves reciprocal injection into the forehead<p>It’s “the first-known instance of ‘cephalo-traumatic secretion transfer’,” we are told in the abstract. This sounds like a head fuck.<p>I jump to the introduction.<p>“Traumatic …

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

Breakfast

Airships

Since the 1850s, engineers have been experimenting with powered lighter-than-air flight, essentially balloons with steering and propulsion. Like other early aeronautical experiments, the trial-and-error period was lengthy and hazardous. Dirigibles (with internal support structures) and blimps …

The 24 Most Adorable Kids Halloween Costumes

As we continue on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, we turn our attention to adorable costumes for kids. Little ones have it pretty good in the costume department, mostly because they can turn even the more grown-up costumes (read: Lady Gaga or Edward Scissorhands) into absolute cuteness. …

Photographer Captures New Yorkers Kissing for Past 30 Years

For thirty years, photographer Matt Weber has been capturing candid scenes of romantic passion on the streets of New York City. His <i>Urban Romance</i> collection reveals the numerous tender moments of love that take place between adoring couples throughout the bustling city. Their affection ranges from …

Photography

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

PRISM angst aside, public cloud deployments are growing, research shows

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr / mnsc<p>Pity the poor IT executive who must figure out whether to put more of the company’s data and applications …

U.S. users will start seeing ads on Instagram “in the next couple months”

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>When Facebook (s FB) acquired Instagram last year, many wondered how the photo-sharing service would be monetized. Now we …

Tests show the iPhone 5S motion sensors are significantly miscalibrated

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Gizmodo<p>Although Apple went to great lengths to promote the M7 motion coprocessor in the new iPhone 5s, it appears the …

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is the third iteration of Samsung's popular phablet series that has just become even bigger – review. http://gu.com/p/3j8ty Photograph: Zulkarnain/Corbis

Backup and disaster recovery: why it's vital to have a plan

Developing a comprehensive data backup and recovery process is now a critical component of every business no matter what its size. The information …

Why a firewall is crucial for the safety of your business

How well protected is your business from attacks by malicious code?<p>A recent threat report from Symantec makes it clear that cyber threats are still a …