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$10 device lets your iPhone or Android take time-lapses and panoramas like you’ve never seen

Every phone ships with a built-in panoramic photo mode, and most phones also have a time-lapse feature — if not, there are certainly dozens of apps …

4 amazingly useful Chrome tools you never even knew about

Take your Internet to the next level.<p>Google recently revealed their list of the <b>Best Chrome Extensions of 2016</b>, and the ones that made the cut are …

West High student activism draws 'The View'

<i>This story has been updated to reflect a change in The View's schedule.</i><p>Student activism at West High will enter the national spotlight again next …

Wildlife on your doorstep: share your January photos

What sort of wildlife will you discover in the early days of the new year?<p>2017 is upon us and wintry conditions will be dominating the northern hemisphere in the weeks ahead. Meanwhile the southern hemisphere will be basking in summer sunshine and the heat that goes with it. So what sort of …

Wildlife

This is why Marvel films tend to look like mud

The downsides of color grading<p>Have you ever noticed that Marvel films all look a bit on the drab side?<p>Marvel Studios has a standard production pipeline for its films, which means that the image is processed in the same way for each of its film. Every film looks similar, since the guidelines for how …

Marvel Studios

Will hologram video be the next step in journalism?

Spectre Hologram Technology sitting on top of a smartphone viewing a hologram video<p>Will hologram video be the next step in journalism? In the next …

Disney’s multiplane camera, an innovation in illusion

In a short film shot in 1957, Walt Disney described the multiplane camera, one of the many inventions and innovations his company had developed in …

Delve into the Making of Blender Short, ‘Cosmos Laundromat’

Learn 10 things about open-source Blender technology and Project Gooseberry in the making of the Blender Foundation’s ‘Cosmos Laundromat – First …

Animation

Inside India's big Twitter hacks: Legion group makes more, bigger threats

For the big guns in India, Twitter is no longer a safe place.<p>At 8.30 p.m on Nov. 30, Rahul Gandhi, the heir of the Indian National Congress Party, …

Most beautiful birds in the world

Public<p><p>Most beautiful birds in the world<p>15 comments<p>15<p>550 plus ones<p>550<p>80 shares<p>80<p>Shared publicly•<p>View 9 previous comments<p>Que roupagem linda!! Muito …

'Me at the beginning of 2016 vs me after' memes are a Twitter hit

Twitter users have been reflecting on 2016 and it’s fair to say it might not go down as a vintage year.<p>The deaths of much-loved icons including David Bowie, Leonard Cohen and Prince have added to the blue mood surrounding the last 12 months.<p>Countdown to the New Year<p>In response, social media users …

David Bowie

22 Fun and Sexy Hairstyles for Naturally Curly Hair

01<p>of 22<p>Best Hairstyles for Curly Hair<p>If you were born with curly hair, you know that it can be challenging at times, especially when you're fighting …

Hair

U.S. Open-Inspired Hairstyle: The Athletic Braid

Master hairstylist Julien Farel shares step-by-step instructions for this chic yet secure style seen on some of tennis' greatest stars<p>Get your locks …

Hair

Bella Thorne on Shake It Up and her Anti-Bullying Campaign

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Red Hair

Electrode Lets People Taste In Virtual Reality

Temperature sensitive electrical pads make a user's tongue believe they are tasting something not there

Virtual Reality

Google's Improbable Deal to Recreate the Real World in VR

Let a thousand virtual worlds rain down from the clouds. Or rather, <i>the</i> cloud. That's the call from Google as it gets behind a tiny British startup …

NYU Researchers are Working on Their Own 'Star Trek' Holodeck

Researchers at NYU will take virtual reality to the next level.<p>The <i>Star Trek</i> franchise has seen numerous revivals, yet in the 50 years since its …

Mixed Reality

Vanadium-Flow Batteries: The Energy Storage Breakthrough We've Needed

The latest, greatest utility-scale battery storage technology to emerge on the commercial market is the vanadium redox battery, also known as the vanadium flow battery.<p>V-flow batteries are fully containerized, nonflammable, compact, reusable over semi-infinite cycles, discharge 100% of the stored …

Clean Energy

The best wearables of 2016

Google Daydream View<p>Google's smartphone-based virtual reality can do big things down the road, after compatibility widens and developers make more …

Virtual Reality

Half the world's species failing to cope with global warming as Earth races towards its sixth mass extinction

Nearly half the species on the planet are failing to cope with global warming the world has already experienced, according to an alarming new study …

This Is NASA's Plan For Humanity's Return to the Moon, and Beyond

A decades-long plan that could end with humans finally reaching the Red Planet.<p>There is still no official NASA mission to Mars, but after years of uncertainty, America's space agency is giving us a glimpse of its grand strategy to extend human presence beyond low-Earth orbit with a plan to build a …

The Most Ingenious VR Controller Of The Year Is A Printed Piece Of Paper

It’s a promising proof of concept, even if the product could use a lot more polish.<p>I’m aiming a gun at balloons floating through a room. Zap. Zap. Zap. Pop. Pop. Pop. My head is stuck in a VR headset, but my hands aren’t using a video game controller, or even one of those fancy motion remotes from …

Virtual Reality

Planned Parenthood Made A VR Film That Puts Viewers In The Shoes Of Women Getting Abortions

Planned Parenthood wants to increase compassion and understanding for women who choose to use one of its many services, and it's doing so by putting …

Feminism

Samsung Patent Application Reveals That Eye-Tracking VR is Coming

The race to usurp Oculus Rift as the leader in virtual reality headsets is on, with companies including Google, Microsoft, and HTC all looking for a …

Augmented Reality