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A photographer traveled to remote parts of Vietnam and took these incredible pictures

French photographer Réhahn Croquevielle fell in love with the people of Vietnam during a mission trip there in 2007.<p>Four years later, he moved from France to the town of Hoi An.<p>Although Hoi An is Réhahn's base, he spends much of his time motorbiking across remote parts of the country and taking …

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

What Eating Organic Food Does for the World

<i>by guest blogger Lisa Bunin, PhD, organic policy director, Center for Food Safety</i><p>Sure, I eat organic food because I think it's healthier for me than food grown with synthetic, toxic agrochemicals or food that's been genetically engineered or injected with growth hormones. But equally important to …

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2015: the best entries so far

The Focal Camera: An Open Source Modular Camera

Over the past year, Dutch artist Mathijs van Oosterhoudt has been developing a new camera system. No, it’s not a high-tech digital system that’s …

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Universes could be created during Tuesday's leap second

In our modern age of flash crashes and instantaneous global communication, a lot can happen in a second. That means that the extra " leap second" that will be officially added to our clocks Tuesday evening, delaying the start of July by one tick, is not nearly as insignificant as it might seem.<p>Yes, …

Physics

7 Smartphone Photography Tricks To Turn Your Pictures From Average To Awesome

Remember the times when you would see a beautiful sight and imagine, “I wish I had a camera on me right now. I would have captured this moment and …

Noise Reduction in Long Exposure Photos

<i>Article by Guest Blogger Joel Tjintjelaar</i><b>TOPAZ DENOISE, THE PERFECT PLUGIN FOR GETTING RID OF NOISE FOR LONG EXPOSURE ARCHITECTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY.</b>As a …

Fabulous Immediacies and Epic Trajectories: Joan Miró’s Late Paintings

How did postwar New York painting influence one of its foremost European progenitors?<p>This question is posed as a partial rationale for Nahmad …

The Little-Known Story of the Night Witches, an All-Female Force in WWII

In the Nazi-occupied Soviet Union, German soldiers had a very real fear of witches.<p>Namely, the “Night Witches,” an all-female squadron of bomber pilots who ran thousands of daring bombing raids with little more than wooden planes and the cover of night—and should be as celebrated as their male …

See Inside The Human Heart Like Never Before

Most of us envision the human heart as some 2-D illustration from a middle school science textbook, or maybe a crude animation from a Discovery Channel special.<p>This new heart simulation, created by researchers at University of Tokyo, is so accurate that it will at times make you queasy. It takes …

35 of LIFE Magazine's Best Summer Covers

June 28, 1937 LIFE Magazine cover "Sea, Sand and Siren" (photo by Herbert Matter).<br>LIFE Magazine<p>1 of 35<p>For all of LIFE Magazine’s coverage of serious …

How Climate Change is Transforming Food Culture in Greenland

The town of Ilulissat, with the icebergs of Disko Bay behind it.

The Surprising Way Jellyfish Put Themselves Back Together

The moon jellyfish has a leg up on Humpty Dumpty—if it loses an arm, the ocean dweller can repair itself in a newly discovered process.<p>In the spring of 2013, biologist Michael Abrams had cut two arms off a young jellyfish when he witnessed something he'd never seen before.<p>"He started yelling... …

National Academy of Sciences

11 'Healthy' Foods Diet Experts Avoid

You do your best to do right by your body by making healthy food choices every day. Unfortunately, a number of “health” foods you may go out of your …

BitTorrent's Shoot photo sharing app finally makes QR codes useful

BitTorrent has launched Shoot, a new app for Android, iOS and Windows Phone that lets you share photos across platforms just by scanning a QR code.<p>The $2 app has no restrictions on how many photos and videos you send, or how large the files are. Your first three sends are free; after that, you’ll …

The birth of a psychopath

<b>(CNN) —</b> After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"<p>If the criminal is a psychopath, the answer is very simple. They don't feel empathy or guilt. So instead of asking, "How could they do this horrible thing?" the more pertinent …

Psychology

South African Performers floating hat

Jun 16, 2015<p>Receber alerta sobre de beleza da bom de também pode deixar as isso é ja lado da qualidade dos você pode em você<p>Jun 18, 2015<p>Jun 20, …

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Adobe Creative Cloud adds Android apps, stock photo service

For the past year, Adobe has been steadily releasing iOS app after iOS app in its attempt to create what it likes to call "mobile to desktop to …

Apps

Dogs Can Tell When You're Not Nice to Their Owners, Study Finds

Scientists are learning more and more about why dogs are man’s best friend, and a new study suggests they can tell when people aren’t being kind to …

New York prison escape puts staff-inmate relationships in the spotlight

<b>(CNN) —</b> The charges against a prison tailor accused of helping two convicted murders escape from a maximum security facility in upstate New York have cast a spotlight on relationships between inmates and correctional staff.<p>The exact nature of Joyce Mitchell's ties to Richard Matt and David Sweat, …

Crime

The 9 Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Serena Williams, Doutzen Kroes, and More

It’s cherry season! As evidenced by Baltimore's Dooby’s café, which shared a sweet shot from the local farmers’ market, the small stone fruit—which marks the beginning of summer—is now ripe for the picking. **Karen Elson’**s lakeside cannonball was made all the more playful with a retro, cherry red …

Serena Williams

Pictures of the Week 9.18.14