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These days, smart phones can be used for almost anything - from diagnosing car troubles to taking snapshots of the Moon, planets, constellations, atmospheric phenomena such as auroras, comets, meteor showers, and even the International Space Station if of...
Electromagnetic fields (EMF) are just about everywhere as our society becomes more and more technological.  Sources of EMF include WiFi, lighting, microwaves, radio, television, cell phones, among many.  Increasingly, there are a number of individuals and activist groups who...
There’s nothing more bizarre in a world of constant surveillance than a person with no identity. It’s the modern freak show, and has become something of a niche performance art as a consequence. Banksy, for example, has remained the...
Sparingly famous architects have a finger in the pie of casino project conception. But when they do, the result of their work marvels anyone and can be rightfully included to the list of modern architecture wonders. This article is...
For over two centuries, the game of poker has been enjoyed by people of all walks of life from all corners of the world. With its multitude of variations, there will always be a game for players of any...
Have you ever wondered where the "all seeing eye" came from?  Or the meaning behind the caduceus symbol in medicine?  For millennia, the use of symbols have been used to represent ideas or qualities.  In popular culture, Dan Brown's...
Cognitive biases describe the built-in thinking errors that humans make when processing information.  There are 175 listed on the "List of Cognitive Biases" page in Wikipedia.  These range from the popular Confirmation Bias to the Forer Effect and everything in between.  There...
Looking for a way to lose your next argument?  Use one of the logical fallacies listed below.  From Ad Hominems and Anecdotes to the Straw Man and Tu Quoque, you'll find a description and example for 30 logical fallacies. Simply defined,...
Over the centuries, there have been many great archaeological discoveries.  From the Headless Vikings of Dorset to the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the ten in the infographic below would surely make it onto any best-of list.  Which...
Taken with the Hubble telescope, the Ultra Deep Field observations represent a narrow, deep view of the cosmos. Peering into the Ultra Deep Field is like looking at the night sky through an eight-foot-long soda straw.  In ground-based photographs,...