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Why Leonardo Da Vinci Was A Loser (And What That Means For You)

Leonardo da Vinci was arguably "the most talented person ever to have lived;" his accomplishments speak for themselves, and in reviewing some of his ideas and inventions, it is easy to state that he was centuries ahead of his time.

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STEPHEN HAWKING: How to build a time machine

Time travel through a wormhole STEPHEN HAWKING: How to build a time machine Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/moslive/article-1269288/STEPHEN-HAWKING-How-build-time-machine.html#ixzz2hC8SepaW Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

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'Rogue planet' spotted 100 light-years away

Astronomers have spotted a "rogue planet" - wandering the cosmos without a star to orbit - 100 light-years away. (via BBC News; image via ESO)

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Incredible close-up shot of living human brain wins microscope photography competition

The winning picture was taken during an operation on the brain of a living epilepsy patient.The awards will be on display at the Wellcome Collection in London until December 2012 Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2164892/Incredible-close-shot-living-human-brain-wins-microscope-photography-competition.html#ixzz1z1ul7QPy

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Voyager's view

The sun, planets and Voyager probes sit inside the tiny yellow dot at right, within a giant sphere called the Oort cloud. This reservoir of trillions of ice chunks extends 100,000 astronomical units out, tethered to the sun by gravity. Astronomers believe these objects got thrown out of the inner solar system as the planets took shape 4.5 billion years ago.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Golden Ratio

Everything You Need to Know About the Golden Ratio

The golden ratio should not need any introduction to those who have studied math and design in school. Some designers apply these mathematical concepts to come up with more visually appealing works. This infographic from covers a few golden ratio facts:

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In ice condition: Amazingly preserved woolly mammoth found frozen in Siberia after 39,000 YEARS goes on display in Tokyo

In ice condition: Amazingly preserved woolly mammoth found frozen in Siberia after 39,000 YEARS goes on display in Tokyo.

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We all fail and we’re all afraid to fail. Today we’ll discuss why failure is not always the end of the road and may even be the beginning of a new path.

Why We Think Failure is a Good Thing

We all fail and we’re all afraid to fail. Today we’ll discuss why failure is not always the end of the road and may even be the beginning of a new path.