Christy Thomas

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‘Blood Moon’ – Photographer Spends 7 Hours to Capture the Perfect Eclipse Shot

Early Tuesday morning, the world looked up and watched the fascinating display put on by Mother Nature as the moon eclipsed and turned blood red. …

Ghosts: AK-47 guns made from beads and wire - in pictures

New art installation of replica AK-47s from wire and beads, made by Zimbabwean craftsmen, offers powerful comment on South Africa's continuing obsession with guns<p>Read an interview with Ralph Ziman

Martin Schoeller Shoots in the Brazilian Rainforest for Nat Geo

In this episode of National Geographic Live! Martin Schoeller travels to a very remote part of the Brazilian Amazon, deep inside the largest section …

Guard kills US doctors in Kabul hospital

At least three American doctors have been killed by a security guard at an international hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, Afghan security sources say.<p>Hafiz Khan, district police chief, said the guard suddenly started shooting on Thursday morning in Cure Hospital in the west of the capital, …

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Resident Evil 2 fan creates RE4-style remake

A Resident Evil 2 fan has recreated key sections of Capcom's classic survival horror to play like Resident Evil 4.<p>Gone are the original game's fixed …

We Can All Go to the Coolest Restaurants in Paris Now

When you visit a foreign country as a tourist, you’ll never have the same experience as someone who has friends or family there. That is the sad …

Food Photographer of the Year winners 2014 - Telegraph

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N2Aos brings KitKat to Kindle Fires

If you want to transform an older Kindle into a full-blown Android tablet, all it takes is a few taps and $20.<p>Earlier this year, N2A Cards offered Nook tablet owners the option of deploying Android 4.4 KitKat, effectively leveraging Barnes & Noble's sweet hardware for a more traditional tablet …

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Elderly care demand to 'outstrip' family supply

<b>The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank has warned.</b><p>An Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) report estimates that by 2030 there will be more than two million people aged 65 and over with no child …

Housing

This Crazy Liquid Blob Is Actually The House Of The Future

The Ville Savoye is inspired by microcellular systems. Is it the model for how we’ll all live?<p>Think of a generic house, and you probably picture something along the lines of a simple children’s drawing: A basic box with a few windows and a door. Even as architectural styles have evolved, the …

With ‘Silicon Valley,’ ‘Office Space’ creator pokes holes in tech’s shiny exterior

HBO gave a sneak peek in its show’s namesake to see if people from the iconic tech hub can take a joke. Turns out they can.<p>Before the premiere of HBO's new television series about life in California's tech world, the network wanted to see if real people living and working in Silicon Valley would …

Silicon Valley

Google Really, Really Wants To Trademark The Word 'Glass'

Google is apparently having trouble putting a trademark on the word “Glass.” Yes, Glass. You know, Google's head-mounted smart device. Not that thing you drink water out of every single day.<p>According to The Wall Street Journal, the company submitted an application last year for a trademark on the …

Twitter Will Blow Up Your Feed With 15 Kinds Of Ads

Your Twitter feed will return after these brief messages.<p>The Twitter is adding a slew of new advertising types in an effort to attract e-commerce …

General Motors Recalls 662,656 Additional Vehicles

Affects New GM Full-Size Trucks/SUVs, Chevrolet Cruze, and Cadillac ELR<p>This hasn’t been a great week for GM, as the automaker recently expanded its ignition switch recall to more than 2.19 million cars — now covering all Chevrolet Cobalt and HHR; Pontiac G5 and Solstice; and Saturn ION and Sky …

Nostalgia is a funny thing &ndash; it seems to paint everything in a rosy hue, to the extent that if you talk to someone about an automotive era where one had to wind down the window to kick-start the air conditioning, they'll likely sigh

Nostalgia is a funny thing – it seems to paint everything in a rosy hue, to the extent that if you talk to someone about an automotive era where one …

TOTD: What Other Cars Could use a Faked Engine Note?

Recently, we brought you video of what the BMW i8’s gauge cluster display looks like under acceleration. Perhaps more notable than the fancy digital dials was the i8’s three-cylinder engine growl, which actually sounds pretty nice thanks to some smoke-and-mirrors trickery. For today’s Thread of the …

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