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How Art Asks New Questions

Art is all about expression and understanding. It grips us because we know that there is something to learn from the form, the colors and the texture. We are drawn to it (no pun intended) and regardless...

Vinted, the second-hand clothes marketplace, raises $141M at a $1B+ valuation

The market for second-hand clothes — the “circular economy” as it’s sometimes called — has been on the rise in the last several years, fuelled by economic crunches, a desire to make more responsible and less wasteful...

Soviet Atlantis

The message left to future generations by Plato’s myth of Atlantis is not that in the depths of antiquity there existed a civilization of unparalleled greatness, but that it disappeared underwater. One of the most important directions in the...

Alphabet’s X details a garbage-sorting bot that’s part of its plan to make robots an everyday thing

Alphabet subsidiary X, which is the former Google X and which focuses exclusively on ambitious ‘moonshots,’ or applications of tech you might expect are science fiction, not a real product in development. Like a robot that can sort...

CMU finds that even bad robot trash talk can throw you off your game

A commons tactic in both amateur and professional sports – and even in competitions as mundane as a casual board game night – is trash talk. But the negative effect of trash talk may have less to...

Leidy Mazo: An Up-and-coming Miami Pop Artist

Leidy Mazo is a model and an actress, known for the blockbuster movie Transformers: Dark of the Moon. She is also the up-and-coming pop artist in the Miami art scene. Once a year, hordes of amateurs, connoisseurs and art...

Bizarre Museums Around The World

Arts By Natalie Wilson | November 6, 2019 Looking for a museum that’s a little bit unique? Here are a few of the world’s most bizarre museums for those that are bored of the same old...

MIT’s self-propelled block robots can now manage basic swarm coordination

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has come up with a clever way for its small cube-like robots, which can move on their own, to communicate and coordinate with one another for self-assembly. The behavior is...

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Carlo Ancelotti arrives in London as Everton talks progress

Marco Silva was sacked as boss on December 5, with Duncan Ferguson taking interim charge, but now the...

Robin Van Persie jokingly reveals reason why Mason Greenwood will succeed at Manchester United

Greenwood rescued his side a point against Everton on Sunday with a perfect finish into the bottom corner, and he is already being...

Paul Merson slams ‘clueless’ Arsenal for ‘big, big gamble’ on Mikel Arteta

Paul Merson has issued a scathing assessment of Mikel Arteta and says 'clueless' Arsenal are taking a big gamble in appointing the current...

TOWIE’s Chloe Sims accuses Amber Turner of being cruel to her daughter Madison, 15

The duo have been at loggerheads since the show veteran, 37, enjoyed a fling with 26-year-old Amber's now-boyfriend Dan Edgar, 29, earlier this...

Kanye West and Jay-Z back on friendly terms two years after Tidal lawsuit

The Jesus Walks rapper, 42, reportedly claimed his pal's streaming service owed him $3 million following the release of The Life of Pablo...