Yasemin Nielsen

47 Flips | 16 Magazines | 13 Likes | 6 Following | 4 Followers | @yaseminnielsen1 | Keep up with Yasemin Nielsen on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Yasemin Nielsen”

Researchers Perform First Surgery on the Human Genome

Ralph Claus Grimm<p>Kristen Earle, Gabriel Billings, KC Huang and Justin Sonnenburg<p>Dr. Igor Siwanowicz<p>Daniel H. Miller and Ethan S. Sokol<p>Dr. Giorgio …

Jeb Bush campaign trolls 'very sensitive' Donald Trump after he accuses 'arrogant' woman of being a plant

"The arrogant young woman who questioned me in such a nasty fashion at No Labels yesterday was a Jeb staffer! HOW CAN HE BEAT RUSSIA & CHINA?" Trump exclaimed on Twitter.<p>The day before, Trump was challenged by a woman, identified by the Burlington Free Press as 18-year-old Lauren Batchelder, while …

Donald Trump

You won't need roads with this $85,000 hoverbike

With Hyperloop still a twinkle in Elon Musk's eye, we've got to look elsewhere for our futuristic transport. Thankfully, Aerofex has stepped up with its Aero-X, a hoverbike that is finally scheduled to launch in 2017. Two users can ride this motorbike-like vehicle, where the wheels have been …

House Duk by Nico van der Meulen Architects

House Duk in Johannesburg, South Africa.<p>This is another stunning architecture project by Nico van der Meulen Architects. House Duk is a spacious home …

South Africa

The Most Fabulous Houses Of 2014

Every year, the American Institute of Architects honors the best residential design in the U.S., recognizing, as the organization puts it, “good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit, and a valuable national resource.”<p>Today, the organization announced its 2014 AIA Housing …

Impressive Multi-Deck Raft Features a Fully-Functional Sauna

In 2012, a group of friends in Joensuu, Finland built a not-so-ordinary raft. The eclectic-looking boat has some unexpected amenities, one of which is a fully-functional sauna. It's the product of a DIY project that's known in Finnish as a <i>Saunalautta</i>, and it is an ingenious way to spend a day on …

Saunas

MILK: Liquid Illustrations by Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz

Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz has published three incredible projects on his Behance page showing some photo-manipulations of models with dresses made of …

House for a Photographer by Hyde + Hyde Architects

Modern House for a Photographer.<p>The house provides elegant simplicity situated in a disused quarry on the edge of the Brecon National Park. Hyde + …

Architecture

Charming Lake House on Lake Joseph, Canada by Altius Architecture

This charming lake house by <b>Altius Architecture</b> inspires harmony throughout. Especially envisioned as a holiday home for the owners, the lovely cabin …

Exclusive Getaway in Switzerland: 51 Degrees Thermal Resort

With a privileged location in Switzerland’s Valais region, nestled high in the mountains of Leukerbad, this world-class exclusive getaway sparkles …

Articles about jens risoms block island family retreat on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designer Jens Risom returns to his 1967 prefab off the coast of Rhode Island, readying it for his family's next generation.<p>The designer's granddaughter muses on growing up and living with his well-loved creations.<p>A tribute to honor the 100th birthday of midcentury master Jens Risom.<p>Jens Risom …

Religious groups face increased hostility worldwide - report

(Reuters) - Violence and discrimination against religious groups by governments and rival faiths have reached new highs in all regions of the world except the Americas, according to a new Pew Research Centre report.<p>Pakistani Christians take part in a candle-lit Christmas service at the Cathedral …

Building A Social Network Of Crime

Can software distill mayhem into a database?<p>In Chicago's gang-embattled South Side, a shooting can incite swift retaliation, which spawns even further violence. That’s what may have happened in September in Cornell Square Park when gunmen opened fire on a basketball court just hours after one of …

The First Full Trailer For Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' Is Here!

Warner released the first full trailer for <i>Transcendence</i> just a few minutes ago. (Dropping a trailer this late on a Friday before Christmas? <i>*shakes fist*</i> WARNER!) We’ve already seen the teasers narrated by Johnny Depp and Morgan Freeman, the latter of which we used as an excuse to make a <i>Shawshank</i> …

A study in New Zealand assessing whether marriage improves if a husband agrees to all his wife’s demands had to be abandoned after the man sank into a deep depression within a fortnight. Full story: http://fw.to/kyIbpeG Photo: Getty Images

TB bacteria mask their identity to intrude into deeper regions of lungs

UW Health Sciences/UW Medicine<p>TB-causing bacteria appear to mask their identity to avoid recognition by infection-killing cells in the upper airways. …

Pay For Your Next Meal With Your Face

The world's first facial recognition payment system lets you ditch your credit card.<p>Finland-based company Uniqul is preparing to release a payment system that uses facial recognition software to link a customer with his or her bank account. Instead of swiping a credit card to purchase goods (which …

Embryonic stem cells could help restore sight to blind

Scientists have shown that light-sensitive retinal cells, grown in the lab from stem cells, can successfully integrate into the eye when implanted …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Display Rumors Take a Twist

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 display, which has been rumored numerous times to be either 5.9-inches or 6-inches in size, may actually be smaller than …

New world’s thinnest smartphone comes in under 6mm mark

A little earlier this month, we heard Huawei announce its Ascend P6, a quad-core Android with 4.7-inch HD screen that measures only 6.18 millimeters …

Does using a smartphone make you less assertive?

It doesn’t sound too crazy to assume that smartphone users feel empowered: that having all the resources of the internet at the touch of their …

Samsung eyes settlement in EU antitrust inquiry -- report

Samsung is inclined to wave the white flag in its issues with European Union antitrust regulators rather than take the chance of fighting it out, according to a new report.<p>Samsung and the European Union's European Commission, which regulates corporate competition, are in preliminary talks to settle …

The One Google Reader Feature Nobody’s Figured Out How To Replace

By John Paul Titlow9 minute Read<p>In one week, Google Reader will disappear. Until that long-dreaded moment arrives, the service’s most dedicated users …

How Google, Yahoo, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon track you (infographic)

Americans are starting to perk up about privacy after the reveal of a government surveillance program called PRISM. But it’s important to know how tech companies generally track your data and what you’re agreeing to in those terms of service agreements.<p>Google, Facebook, and Yahoo all rely pretty …

iPhone loses market share in Europe as Android surges

Apple lost market share to Android in Western Europe, according to market researcher IDC.<p>Market trends in Western Europe are not looking good for Apple's iPhone. "Apple's iOS continues to lose ground as market share declined to 20% from 25% in 1Q12 [first quarter 2012]," IDC said Tuesday.<p>Android, …

Articles about woods on Dwell.com - Dwell

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...<p>Designing a house for this setting was a thrilling puzzle of aesthetics and terrain for a young architect.<p>Wiet Hekking’s specialty shop in the heart of Amsterdam …

Architecture

DTI Logo

Not sure how I feel about today’s stalking house. I want to love it. I think I do then something jars and I wonder what exactly is wrong. I love the …

House Beautiful on Twitter: "10 chic home bars perfect for entertaining http://t.co/Gga0mEIYlO http://t.co/3v6ThxtnR2"

House Beautiful on Twitter: "Decor tip: Add a mirror to your outdoor space. http://t.co/91PcWF1naH http://t.co/3voAS4ZX05"