Michael Kwok

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"There Might be Civilizations Lurking Outside Galaxy Boundaries" -NASA

The work shows, reported by Nature, shows how little astronomers know about intergalactic space, and how it contributes to the energy budget of the …

Samsung ATIV Book 9 2014 Edition review: big screen, even bigger price

So many Ultrabooks in our laptop buyer's guide: Not one with a 15-inch screen. Which is strange, because it seemed for a while that bigger-screen ultraportables were going to become a thing; HP, Sony and ASUS all tried their hand at super-light 15-inch machines. Two years later, though, Samsung is …

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Labyrinth House, Westport, Connecticut, 1966<p>(John M. Johansen)<p>Demolished in 1988 by neighbour Phil Donahue. Because tearing down houses you don’t like is one of the perks of being rich.

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson's Latest Apple Store Opens

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, the architectural firm behind Apple's iconic 5th Avenue store, has returned to the tech brand to design their latest store …

Sophisticated Law Firm Design by Hofman Dujardin: The BarentsKrans Project

A successful collaboration between the renowned law and notary firm BarentsKrants and the Amsterdam firm Hofman Dujardin Architects has resulted in a …

BarentsKrans Offices by Hofman Dujardin Architects

Hofman Dujardin Architects have completed the renovation and interior design of the offices of law and notary firm BarentsKrans, located in The …

Gates Vascular Institute / Yazdani Studio of CannonDesign

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Gates Vascular Institute (GVI) is a one-of-a-kind facility planned as a cornerstone of a world- …

Learn Everything About the Solar System with This Awesome Animation

Now this is fun. Kurzgesagt made a fantastic animation video detailing our solar system. Perfect for anyone who's space curious (and that should be …

Ring Celestial Bliss / J.J. Pan & Partners

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Lantern Festival is the last of the series of spring festivals that celebrate the Chinese New Year …

NASA creates eye-popping 160-megapixel image of our two nearest galaxies (video)

NASA is determined to bring the final frontier closer than ever -- or at least a small, photographic slice of it. Using NASA's Swift satellite, astrophysicists at Goddard Space Flight Center and Pennsylvania State University were able to create a stunningly detailed survey of the two galaxies …

Futuristic Approach to Private Home in Bulgaria by BOZHINOVSKI DESIGN

Yovo Bozhinovski of BOZHINOVSKI DESIGN sent us captures of a private home in Bulgaria covering an area of 80 square meters. The team was responsible …

Konami releases ‘Contra: Evolution’ for iPhone & iPad, a remixed version of the classic shooting game

<b>Update (6/26):</b> A US-optimized version of Contra: Evolution has been re-released this morning on the App Store and is available for download now. This re-issued version of Contra also includes new levels, an improved control system and in-game weapon shop.<p><b>Update (6/3)</b>: We have been told that the …

Jonathan Latiano 

Why Do We Get Emotional When We Drink?

Drinking influences our personalities in a variety of ways. Some people get happy. Others turn combative or impulsive. At one time or another, …

Space Station's Giant Antimatter Magnet Finds Abundance Of Mysterious Particles

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer's first results could be evidence of dark matter.<p>Right in Earth's neighborhood, space is positively bubbling with high-energy antimatter particles--a lot more than can be explained. These excess positrons--mirror opposites of negatively charged electrons--just might …