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Look at These Monumental Waves Captured by Nature Photographer Warren Keelan

Australian nature photographer Warren Keelan lives on the South Coast of New South Wales and has always been fascinated by the ocean and its …

Photography

Getting Started with Narrow Depth of Field Photography

An up close view of an organ pipe cactus by Sarah Marino.<p>Using narrow depth of field is one of my favorite ways to create abstract renditions of …

Landscape Photography

iPhone vs. Android and hardware encryption

When Google announced Android Lollipop, one of the most important features for customers in the post-Edward Snowden era was hardware encryption …

What is the most difficult concept to grasp in physics?

One of the most difficult concepts to grasp would be how general relativity treats time as just the fourth dimension. The difficulty is more …

Physics

There's Now a Free iPhone App That Encrypts Calls and Texts

If you own an iPhone or Android handset and care about your privacy, there’s no longer much of an excuse not to encrypt every conversation you have. …

Deep is a virtual reality 'game' that wants to teach you how to breathe

"Everything you're going to see here is very, very early."<p>Game designer Owen Harris didn't expect other people to be interested in his game-experience-therapy tool <i>Deep</i>. It began as more of an experiment about deep breathing. "The idea is that it's better for us to get into the habit of breathing …

How to turn your iPad into a pro graphics tablet

If you've always fancied getting hands-on with your design, but found that a Wacom Cintiq is just a little too far out of your price range, there's a …

Five Habits New Writers Should Develop – About Writing: Part 3

This is the third in my series About Writing. Check out Part 1 for a step-by-step guide to writing your first short story, or Part 2 to learn more …

Creative Writing

17 science fiction books that every real sci-fi fan should read

Science fiction makes you think.<p>Although sci-fi pushes past the boundaries of reality, it paradoxically allows readers to think about questions that …

Mind-Controlled Drone Scientists Work On Groundbreaking Flight

A company has successfully flown a mind controlled drone, a step that its scientists say will lead to passenger carrying airplanes steered only by pilots’ brains.<p>In a rather stunning demonstration yesterday, Portuguese business Tekever fitted a special cap to a pilot to measure his brain activity, …

Drones

Shake It Off? Not So Easy for People with Depression, New Brain Research Suggests

Newswise — ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Rejected by a person you like? Just “shake it off” and move on, as music star Taylor Swift says.<p>But while that might …

10 must-have books for sci-fi and fantasy artists

Researching artists and taking inspiration from previous masters is essential to your own progress as a creative.<p>To help inspire your imagination, we …

Pictures of the Week 2.26.15

How to Achieve Change through mindfulness

After spending over 10 years as a Buddhist monk, Andy Puddicombe returned to England, determined to make meditation and mindfulness more accessible …

How to Watch Movies for Free on iPhone and iPad? - iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review

Share Email Comments<p>If you have an iPhone or iPad or both and you are a movie-buff, then you have come to the right place. There are plenty of …

Apps

An Informative List On Publishing Every Author Needs To Read

Publishing Writing<p>Updated March 15, 2018 1431 Views 6 Comments<p>Share149<p>Tweet83<p>+12<p>Share4<p>Stumble<p>Pin98<p>Shares 336<p>Things No One Tells You About …

Mind Trip: Humans To Live Forever By 2030 As Person’s Consciousness Could Be Uploaded To Computer

Want to live forever? According to some of the leading minds in the world, including Stephen Hawking, by 2030 we should have the capability to upload …

How to save storage space on an iPhone without deleting photos, with iCloud Photo Library

Last night, my partner had a scare. Her iPhone 5 was misbehaving, apps closing without warning, text messages showing up in the Notification Center …

iPhone 5

Chocolate Chip S'mores Cookies: Ellen in the Kitchen Recipe

Blogger Ellen Attard of Ellen in the Kitchen says it best: "So this isn't really a recipe. It's more like an idea to make s'mores cookies better." That's the kind of forward thinking we need more of in this world. Don't rest on your laurels! A delicious cookie isn't enough. Make it better!<p>So, …

14 Great Books on The Importance of Video Games in 21st Century Learning

February 28, 2015<br>Gaming is a growing trend in the 21st century learning paradigm and you don't need to look hard to see the evidence. Digital and …

Essential Secrets of Psychotherapy : Change or Acceptance?

What is the ultimate goal of psychotherapy?<p>Let's start with a simple word association experiment: When you think about <i>psychotherapy</i>, what is the <i>first</i> …

How To Install Free, Effective Antivirus Software (For Beginners)

Anyone running a Windows computer knows how important it is to have good anti-virus software -- but you don't need to pay for good protection! If …

Augmented Reality Without The Glasses

The term Augmented Reality is typically defined as an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to overlay digital information on an image of something being viewed through a device. This device is almost always thought to be Google Glass or some variant. So now that Google Glass …

Augmented Reality

A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

<b>Learning Models, Theories, and Technology: A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b> and<b> TeachThought Staff</b><b>Purpose:</b> Improving our chance …

Pedagogy

Taking the VR plunge? Some tips from a multiplatform VR dev

The ins and outs of designing virtual reality games is fascinating because it's so <i>new</i> -- we're watching developers figure out what works and what …

How to Find Peace and De-Stress with a Simple Tea Meditation

Buddhaimonia. “The art of the tea Way consists simply of boiling water, preparing tea and drinking it.” – Rikyu About a month ago, I wrote an article …

Meditation

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Take a Holiday from Yourself: Journey Through the Mind

<i>'It doesn't matter where or how far you go... the important thing is how alive you are,'</i> said Thoreau. After 25 years of travel writing it is …

Meditation

The Ultimate 365 Project Guide Part I

One and a half years ago I decided to start a 365 project to take my photography to the next level. I expected to make some progress, but that it …

Street Photography