Painter and mathematician Edward Belbruno inhabits both worlds with equal comfort
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Images featured in stories about childbearing almost inevitably leave out the rest of a woman’s body, and it’s dehumanizing
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Some days ago (January 21st 2016), Tet Zoo reached its 10th birthday. You might have heard this already, sorry for going on about it. Here, in the last of a whole series of birthday-themed articles, I look back at the ups and downs of ten years of blogging, consider the impact of Tet Zoo – if there is such a thing – and present musings on what has been, what is, and what will be...
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There’s a clear energy winner when it comes to washing your hands—bar soap
This simple painting by Christine Rueter will mean volumes for those who remember the Challenger disaster.
Thirty years ago today, Challenger exploded, killing seven brave astronauts—but like all of us who went into space, they judged that the rewards were worth the risks
Although scientists have intensively studied household pests, almost nothing has been done to survey everyone else—and everyone else turns out to be the silent majority
Manatees in Belize face increasing threats from development—and potentially from the U.S.
A cleverly stitched together set of imagery from Japanese weather satellite Himawari 8 creates a jaw-dropping HD time-lapse of a day-in-the-life of Earth—this is Glittering Blue...
Digital virtualization is one way to preserve temples and statues from bombs, says anthropologist
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