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This little animal can potentially live forever

Immortality, much? Scientists believe that the hydra may be able to eternally resist going gentle into that good night.

Artist's jewel-like recycled glass mosaics reveal nature's consciousness

Fusing her own blends of recycled glass to create jewels of light and color, this artist's gorgeous mosaics remind us of the spirit of nature.

Going uphill: Tesla passes a bunch of SUVs stuck in the snow (video)

Hopefully this is another nail in the coffin of the myth that electric cars are bad in cold weather conditions.

Rare African golden cat kittens photographed for the first time

Out of 300 photos of golden cats taken over the course of over 18,000 trap days, just four images of kittens have been captured.

Pedal powered coffee bikes could be green money machines

How to start a business on the cheap with the latest version of the tricycle coffee franchise

Interactive New Moon installation is made from 5,500 recycled light bulbs (Video)

This glowing, mobile art installation in the shape of a moon invites people to take it for a spin around its phases.

6 tips for how to read more books

Reading is a healthy and rewarding habit that requires discipline. Here are some ideas for making it part of your regular routine.

Photo: Cross orbweaver spider weaves her beautiful web

The cross orbweaver spider is also commonly called a European garden spider.

5 tips for transitioning to a standing desk

Switching to a standing desk doesn’t have to be an all-or-nothing endeavor.

Truly smart meters will speak a language that people understand ($$$)

Our work is only half-done. If we want to see big energy savings, we need to change people's behaviors.

Petit Beast: Hanging air plant sculptures look like graceful jellyfish

Combining low-maintenance air plants with reused sea urchin shells, these unique creations look very much like mysterious jellyfish.

Meatonomics explores the bizarre economic forces that drive meat & dairy production

According to the research of author David Simon, the externalized cost of our animal food system totals about $414 billion per year, which is carried by all of us.

Valentine’s Day by the numbers, are you sitting down?

The holiday once marked by amorous missives and hand-plucked posies has evolved into a day of staggering statistics.

This "Simple Home" has legs

Gerhard Feldbacher has designed a lovely little portable home that you can drop anywhere in Austria.

How long would your home's food supply last if you had to rely on it?

The Resilient Design Institute suggests we should all have six weeks of food in our homes. Too much or too little?

This mock horror film features a giant K-Cup Godzilla

The single-use coffee pod situation is getting so dire that one film producer decided to tackle it from a different angle, in hopes of catching consumers' attention.

This app could help you literally save someone's life

We have citizen scientists and citizen journalists, so why not citizen first responders?

Counter Intelligence: What's the right choice for a kitchen counter?

It's one of the few areas where people buying a home have a lot of choices. Here's a Pecha Kucha look at how to make the right one.

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