Mohsin Ali Soomro

68 Added | 4 Magazines | 3 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @99mohsin | Keep up with Mohsin Ali Soomro on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mohsin Ali Soomro”

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

Richard Feynman

The hidden ways that architecture affects how you feel

As more of us flock to urban living, city designers are re-thinking buildings’ influence on our moods in an era of “neuro-architecture”.<p>“We shape our buildings and afterwards our buildings shape us,” mused Winston Churchill in 1943 while considering the repair of the bomb-ravaged House of …

Urbanism

Home : Nature Status

For customers in the US, Canada and Central and South Americas<p>For Personal Subscribers and Print Subscriptions:<br>• Email: subscriptions@nature.com<br>• Tel: …

Customers

Google has developed a technology to tell whether ‘facts’ on the Internet are true

The Internet, we know all too well, is a cesspool of rumor and chicanery.<p>But in a research paper published by Google in February — and reported over …

EnergySolutions

10 Destinations to Visit Before A Natural Disaster Happens

By Becky Mahan<p>More people than ever before live in cities. In places likely to experience a natural disaster (think tsunamis, or floods on the coast or earthquakes on tectonic fault lines) are especially vulnerable to catastrophe. It's easy to forget the threat when years, or even centuries(!), go …

Geology

Your Thoughts Can Change Your Reality – Says Scientist

What if someone told you your own thoughts possess the immense power to change your reality?<p>Is it really possible to alter the present and the future …

Synchronized virtual reality heartbeat triggers out-of-body experiences

New research demonstrates that triggering an out-of-body experience (OBE) could be as simple as getting a person to watch a video of themselves with …

Consciousness

The Bicycle Problem That Nearly Broke Mathematics

<i>Editor’s Note (7/29/16): An earlier version of this story contained several biographical inaccuracies and did not give Jim Papadopoulos a chance to</i> …

Mathematics

This Is How to Make Good Decisions: Four Secrets Backed by Research

Life would be a lot easier if we just knew how to make good decisions. Research shows we all make a lot of bad ones.<p>With careers:<p><i>More than half of</i> …

12 Great Authors Pick Their Essential American Book

Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement

Writing

Abandoned Checkpoints: Photographer documents Europe's forgotten borders

With everything that's been happening in Europe lately and the EU struggling to cope with the biggest wave of migrants and refugees its ever known, …

Behold the Glitz and Grandeur of Russia’s Metro Stations Built by Stalin in the 1930s

In the early 1930s, Joseph Stalin and his longtime associate Lazar Kaganovich conceived of and oversaw the building of the Moscow Metro, a palatial …

Joseph Stalin

A City Abandoned

Project info<p>Tampico is a beautiful tropical city located on the Gulf of Mexico, traversed by canals, dotted with palm trees, graced with kilometers of undeveloped beach.<br>It was the first major port in Mexico and was the centre of gas and oil production for decades, both of which brought in great …

Urbanism

Pictures of the Week 1.7.16

Pakistan

A Photographer's Guide to Amsterdam

Amsterdam, a city made famous by canals, cannabis and one or two other things, has the potential to be a photographer's paradise. In reality, despite …

Kluane Glaciers

The power of the slowly moving ice could be felt even from our lofty vantage point in the small, single-engine plane. A vast river of glacial ice …

Canadian National Parks

8 Must-See Cities of Eastern Europe

Surprisingly modern, thrillingly packed with people, and budget-friendly as can be, Eastern Europe should be on your list this year. Not only will fall flights be cheaper, but the U.S. dollar is strong against many Eastern European currencies. Aside from all that, you can expect to see some …

European Travel

10 dream trips every traveler should experience | CNN Travel

Tourism

Effective Photographic Strategies for Mixed Lighting

Mixed lighting can be one of the most challenging situations for any photographer. It can happen at a venue, in the studio, or even outside using …

Macro Photos Show the Strange Beauty of Bug-Eating Sundew Plants

Finnish fine art photographer Joni Niemelä loves capturing and sharing little details in nature that often get unnoticed. One of his recent subjects …

Insects

This is What Adobe’s Dehaze Slider Does to Photos of the Night Sky

Adobe’s new Dehaze slider has been wowing photographers since it was launched for Lightroom and Adobe Camera RAW last month. We’ve seen what it can …

Photography

Reminiscences of W. Eugene Smith, 1956

My recent opening at Panopticon Gallery was marvelous for so many reasons. First, there was the long-awaited moment of holding my new book in my own …

The 2015 Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year Competition - Telegraph

Photographer Captures the Breathtaking Beauty of the Rice Terraces in Vietnam

With centuries of hindsight, it seems perhaps rice was not the ideal choice as the most popular food staple. Growing rice is, for a fact, water and …

Seven decades of Soviet photography – in pictures

From 1927 until after the fall of communism, Russia’s Soviet Photo magazine charted the region’s pioneering visual culture. A new exhibition at Moscow’s Lumiere Centre for Photography celebrates this history

Fidel Castro

What Defines Good Travel Photography?

Travel and photography are perfect bed fellows. Capturing exotic, and not so exotic locations in a unique and interesting way is a challenge to both …

Settings for Great Black and White with the Fuji X100s - Part I

Jun 10 2013<p>5 Minute Read<p>Pages for Black and White with the Fuji X-Series<p>Settings for Great Black and White with the Fuji X100s – Part I …

Settings for Great Black and White with the Fuji X100s - Part II

Feb 16 2014<p>14 Minute Read<p>Pages for Black and White with the Fuji X-Series<p>Settings for Great Black and White with the Fuji X100s – Part I<br>• Settings for …

23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

Books