Rick Binkley

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Chaotic Swarms of Flowers and Birds Inhabit New Paintings by Collin van der Sluijs | Colossal

<p>In his latest solo exhibition, No Concessions, Collin van der Sluijs (previously) combined acrylic, ink, and spray paint to produce dreamlike …

Art

Old-Fashioned Chocolate Fudge Recipe

"This fudge is easy to make and very delicious. Enjoy this with your loved ones. For best results be sure to use a candy thermometer."<p>Ingredients<p>2 …

Dessert

How to Make General Tso's Chicken on the Grill

This fun twist on barbecue chicken borrows flavors from a Chinese takeout favorite. We grill the chicken without any of the glazy sauce brushed on …

Recipes

rings – Cassini Legacy: 1997-2017

N00211836.jpg was taken on 2013-06-15 10:53 (PDT) and received on Earth 2013-06-16 20:32 (PDT). The camera was pointing toward Saturn-rings, and the …

Astronomy

How an ‘accidental artist’ became the zen master of wood

Sculptor John McAbery lives here in a one-room cabin about as far off the grid as one can imagine – on a rugged stretch of the Lost Coast with no …

Art

Hugo de Garis on AI: Are We Building Gods or Terminators?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download |<p>Hugo de Garis is the past director of the Artificial Brain Lab (ABL) at Xiamen University in China. Best …

Singularity

A New Study Details Everything That Would Be Needed For An Interstellar Journey To Proxima Centauri

Scientists have determined the minimum amount of crew members needed for a 6,300-year journey to Proxima b.<p>A team of French scientists have recently …

Astronomy

This Quantum Theory Predicts That The Future Might Be Influencing The Past

No, seriously.<p>One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time …

Quantum Physics

How to Lose an IT Job in 10 Minutes

Whiteboard coding interviews can cost you a job<p>Recently I’ve been quite close to getting a job at one of the Big 5. I went through the screening …

Employment

Your home internet isn’t as fast (or as cheap) as it should be – but we’ll show you how to fix it

Many people out there have issues with their home wireless networks, but they just deal with it instead of actually doing something about it. What’s …

Wi-Fi

New image of the Tarantula Nebula

Glowing brightly about 160,000 light-years away, the Tarantula Nebula is the most spectacular feature of the Large Magellanic Cloud, one of our Milky …

Cosmology

Venezuelan Chocolate Pancakes (5-Minute Recipe)

These Venezuelan chocolate pancakes are so cute and delicious! Quick and easy to prepare and really chocolatey! So, if you are a chocolate lover this …

Recipes

Dunes on Pluto made of tiny frozen grains of methane

Dunes already have been found on Mars, Venus, Saturn’s moon, Titan, and even a comet. But Pluto’s are the only ones known to consist of methane.

Solar System

New Yachts: Gulfstream 52

Toward the end of the Palm Beach International Boat Show this spring, I found myself walking the docks, snapping pictures and shaking hands when I …

Gulf Stream

ART FEEL: Reid’s watercolor art mesmerizes through end of June

Image 1of/3<p>Caption<p>Close<p><i>An art maven’s weekly fix of the local arts scene: what to see, what to hear, what to do, who to meet and musings about how</i> …

Art

Sotheby's to offer four outstanding paintings charting the path of Impressionism

Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Sale on 19 June includes four outstanding paintings created by three of the key players in the development, and …

Art

2 Rules for Cooking Salmon Even Haters Will Love to Eat

I'm a salmon hater too. These are my tricks for making salmon that I'll actually eat—plus, my full recipe.<p>I don’t really like salmon. As a …

Seafood

Twitch streamer Pokimane on playing ‘Fortnite’ full-time, building a community

<i>Fortnite</i> <i>Battle Royale</i> is arguably the hottest thing in gaming right now, which is impressive given it’s a free spinoff as opposed to a full-featured …

Paul George

Sweden Makes Some Tough Submarine (1 Sunk a U.S. Aircraft Carrier)

Cheap, stealthy and deadly.For decades, submarines came in two discrete flavors: traditional diesel-electric submarines that need to surface every …

Military

42 Found Photos That Capture Everyday Life of China in 1921

These found photos from motohakone who bought at a flea market in Cannes, France in 1982. Photos were taken by a French speaking person when he made …

Sugar Cane

Stephen Hawking laid to rest between graves of Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin

On a day honouring one of the world’s most brilliant theoretical physicists, it was only fitting that Professor Stephen Hawking’s farewell be a unique blend of the terrestrial and extra-terrestrial.<p>On Friday afternoon, thousands gathered to see the ashes of Prof Hawking, who died in March at the …

Stephen Hawking

Cyberpunk 2077 will include full nudity for a very important reason

The genre is about so much more than fast cars and slick guns<p>The team at CD Projekt Red came to E3 this year with an enormous demo for its next game, <i>Cyberpunk 2077</i>. Coming in at 50 minutes in length, the demo was as much a showcase of the game’s feature set as it was a statement about CD Projekt …

CD Projekt

5 Things You Absolutely Must To Do Before You Design Your Logo

I recently gave a presentation on branding and marketing as part of Career Day at my son’s school. Having to tailor my presentation to make sense for kids ages 5 to 12, I decided to open with a game of identifying logos. I held up a card with a logo printed on it, and the kids were told to shout …

Graphic Design

You Can Now Watch 10 Hours of Uninterrupted Footage of Life Below the Sea

Oceans are the largest habitat on our planet, and yet few people acknowledge its importance on a daily basis. In a bid to change this, BBC Earth has teamed up with OceanX Media to launch the <i>Our Blue Planet</i> project. The team aims to get “one billion people talking about our oceans” on Twitter by …

Whale Sharks

It’s a little scary how smart Google’s DeepMind just got

Oh joy – Alphabet Inc.’s AI subsidiary DeepMind has taken another step forward in understanding the world the way humans do.<p>The company that has …

Artificial Intelligence

Mars Opportunity And Spirit Rovers Could Have Lived Practically Forever With One Tiny Change

In 2004, NASA launched two exploration vehicles to the red planet: the Spirit and Opportunity rovers. These two Mars Exploration Rovers were originally designed for 90-day missions to image, explore, and investigate the Martian surface. Yet these twin solar-powered rovers far exceeded their design …

Solar Panels

Our Galaxy Might Be Teeming With Habitable Exomoons

There are eight planets in our Solar System (sorry Pluto), but collectively, these planets host over 175 moons, one or two of which may even harbor …

Universe

Recipe: Deep-Dish Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie — Recipes from The Kitchn

If warm, gooey chocolate chip cookies straight from the oven make your heart skip a beat, baking your favorite timeless cookie in a skillet really …

Dessert

What happens when the AI bubble bursts?

AI experts are worried the field is on the brink of a scenario similar to the dotcom bubble bursting. It’s called an AI winter. And, if it happens, it could leave a lot of researchers, investors, and entrepreneurs out in the cold.<p>Such a scenario could happen for a number reasons, and its effects …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Artists Have so Much Trouble Painting Lightning

Photography has long been touted as a medium unparalleled in its objectivity. As theorist Susan Sontag wrote in the seminal text <i>On Photography,</i> …

Art