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The New Word Order

Erin McKeon did a TED talk on the importance of making up new words. The lexicologist cites the inherent need to understand one another as an unreachable carrot...
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Surreally Cool

Rob Gonsalves is a 55 year old artist living in Toronto who is about to sell a whole lot more of his art. The Portuguese born painter has created some truly bea...
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Come back in 1000 years

Jonathan Keats is taking 1000 years to take a photo. The artist has set up a camera in Tempe, Arizona that is going to be snapping until 3015, meaning he will n...
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Solar Rollin’

The advantages of solar power are obvious, but so are the disadvantages - the panels are often large, cumbersome and immobile. The Rollable Solar panel deisgned...
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Post-It Innovation

Do people still use pen and paper? As far as I am concerned, yes. This may be the biggest thing to happen to paper since the Post-It. They stick to any su...
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Endlessly Straight Lines

How do you draw an endless line, perfectly straight? Picking up and realigning the ruler in 30cm blocks is tireless, unreliable and inefficient. You need a Roll...
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Literally Ballin’

Kobe Bryant earsn US$23,500,000 a year and that is solely from his contract with the Lakers, not including the many millions more he would accumulalte via spons...
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The Power Of Yet

What is the power of the word "yet?" Can a single word have a profound effect on our abilities? The short answer is yes. Most people when faced with a chall...
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The Aquaman Crystal

Article by Matt Essert, News.Mic A group of scientists at the University of Southern Denmark have developed what they're calling a "crystalline materials that ...