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Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

Al Gore

5 Gangster Movies You Have to See

<i>Editor's Note: Marc Krulewitch's Jules Landau mysteries take place in Chicago, where he was born and where his family has lived for generations. He</i> …

Watch The 'Mona Lisa' Morph Into 'American Gothic,' Pixel By Pixel

A coding forum organized a competition to see who could remix famous paintings using the color palettes of other iconic art.<p><i>Images via, via</i><p>A forum of 'code golfers'—programmers who create and solve creative programming puzzles for kicks—are using code to break classic art works down to their base …

Why your brand-new plane doesn't have a seat-back TV

Earlier this year, I boarded a United flight from Newark to San Diego. After passing the first few rows, a young boy turned to his mother and asked, "Why aren't there any TVs?"<p>"It's probably an older plane," she responded -- but that couldn't be further from the truth.<p>The aircraft, a 737-900 with …

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

Science Fiction

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

The Top 25 Most Innovative Companies 2014

This face-tracking projection is the craziest thing you'll see today

We've seen a whole bunch of projection-mapping videos, but this demo raises the bar, training the projection to recognize a model's face and follow her as she moves it. The result is basically real-life CGI — a real-time layer of animated light that's inseparable from the object itself. People say …

Pictures of the Week 8.21.14

The 55 Essential Movies Your Child Must See (Before Turning 13)

20th Century Fox[/caption]<p>There are people out there who have never seen <i>The Princess Bride</i>. They walk among us, holding down jobs, contributing to …

Articles about minimalist duplex venice california on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architect Don Dimster celebrates the concept of communal family space with a pair of homes in Venice, California, for himself and...<p>Our kitchen island modern lighting adds to the minimalist feel of this California home.<p>Crane.tv, the excellent video magazine focusing on design and contemporary …

Venice

MTV Video Music Awards: Photo Gallery

Why the strength of your cell signal will affect the types of Facebook ads you receive

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Auto-play video ads can be annoying, but what’s more maddening is when the ad doesn’t even load properly. On mobile devices, …

Complete iOS 8 & Swift Developer Course | TNW Deals

• Over 350 videos and 36.5 hours of content<br>• Swift: learn the language used to develop all native iOS & Mac apps<br>• iOS 8 and Xcode 6: learn the latest technology platforms from Apple<br>• API integration: connect with third party APIs like Facebook and more with NSURLSession<br>• Storyboard: learn how to create …

LG G3 review: the best phablet to date

LG’s latest smartphone is a 5.5in powerhouse with a quad-HD screen and seems to be a hit with customers.<p>From its release at the end of May, the G3 outpaced its Korean rival the Samsung Galaxy S5 three-to-one in its home market, and contributed to LG’s 14.5m smartphone sales in the second quarter – …

Apple May Reveal A Wearable Alongside New iPhones In September

Apple should have a very busy schedule for its (yet-to-be-confirmed) event on September 9: Re/code is now reporting that it will show off its wearable device on that day alongside new iPhone hardware. The report from John Paczkowski says that Apple’s wearable will incorporate HealthKit, the …

Instagram Explains the Technology Behind Hyperlapse

A day after launching Hyperlapse, a nifty app for creating moving timelapse videos, Instagram has published an explanation of the image stabilization technology behind it.<p>Previously, making compelling hyperlapse videos was a time-consuming, and often expensive, process. Microsoft recently outlined …

US F-15 military jet crashes in Virginia

<b>A US military jet has crashed in Virginia but the fate of the pilot is unknown, military officials say.</b><p>Witnesses near the crash site in the town of Deerfield reported hearing a loud noise and seeing a large plume of smoke in the sky.<p>Officials lost contact with the Massachusetts Air National Guard …

Ahead of the iPhone 6’s launch, T-Mobile discounts the 5s and 5c

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Apple<p>T-Mobile began knocking $48 to $50 off the price tags of the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c on Wednesday. The timing …

The Government Wants to Buy 12 Acres of Marijuana — for Research

Calling all pot farmers: Uncle Sam is looking to buy.<p>An arm of the National Institutes of Health dedicated to researching drug abuse and addiction …

1,400 Children Sexually Exploited In Rotherham, England As Officials Did Nothing: Report

Between 1997 and 2013, hundreds of children were sexually exploited and abused while police and elected officials in an English town failed to curb the violence, a new report says.<p>According to the Independent, the report, commissioned by the Rotherham town council found that at least 1,400 children …

Watch 13 of the internet's best 'Simpsons' videos

<i>The Verge community — that's you — is currently helping us review every episode of The Simpsons. We've also asked several Vox staffers to contribute their thoughts on the show's legacy.</i><p>Matt Groening has produced over 550 episodes of <i>The Simpsons</i>. Adding in the feature-length film, that makes more …

Galaxy Note 4 detailed further: filled with crystals

This afternoon Samsung has released some Galaxy Note 4 details intentionally and not-so-intentionally. At least two variants of the Galaxy Note 4 are …

Will Apple unveil the iWatch at the same time as the iPhone 6?

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Todd Hamilton<p>Although we know there’s a new iPhone or two coming out this fall, with a likely announcement on …

Both iPhones AND the iWatch now said to arrive September 9

Remember how the iWatch is a mythical beast that nobody has ever really seen, but we all believe exists? Yeah, well, here we go again with iWatch …