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Today in Gear: A Reader Exclusive Surfing Adventure, the Most Premium Steak on the Planet and More

<b>Win: A Trip to a Game-Changing Surf Contest</b><br>Two years ago, legendary surfer Kelly Slater unveiled something that changed the game with the Surf Ranch …

Shopping

The Best Deals of the Week

<i>Welcome to Deals of the Week, where Gear Patrol captures all the best deals that are still going strong. You can also follow all our deal posts in</i> …

How I automated the boring University stuff with Python

Hello,<br>I'm a second year CS Undergrad from India. I love Python. This is my first article here on the dev.to community. So let's begin!<p>My college has …

This Video About The Scale of Black Holes Will Crush Your Poor, Tiny Brain

We were not prepared for this.<p>Black holes are vast, matter-annihilating objects that seem to defy physics by their very existence. They're so weird, …

How to scrape websites with Python and BeautifulSoup

There is more information on the Internet than any human can absorb in a lifetime. What you need is not access to that information, but a scalable …

4 Lesser Known but Powerful Web Developer Tools that Increase Productivity

As a web developer, you want to deliver high quality content while maintaining efficiency and expediency.<p>The problem? Marrying these three qualities …

What is JavaScript?

Welcome to the MDN beginner's JavaScript course! In this article we will look at JavaScript from a high level, answering questions such as "What is …

Dipping my toes into the home automation pool

<b>NOTE:</b> <b>I’ve written a more current update to this post here.</b><p>After joining Google, we moved into a new place in Mountain View which gave me a chance to …

Enough About The Free Windows Upgrades Already, These Alternate Operating Systems Are Always Free

Frankly, I’m burned out on all of the Windows news as of late, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to talk about some interesting alternate operating systems that are free ALL of the time…<p>If you’re open to the idea of experimenting with Linux, Ubuntu is an easy recommendation. Ubuntu is one of …

Eerie 'X-Files' Sounds Recorded from Edge of Space

Eerie sounds from the edge of space were recorded for the first time in 50 years aboard a NASA student balloon experiment.<p>Infrasound microphones captured the mysterious hisses and whistles 22 miles above the Earth's surface last year. Daniel Bowman, a graduate student at the University of North …

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Earth Science

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Speedboat

Legs and Butt Workout: Blast Your Lower Half

Get lean legs and a tight butt<p>Perform this legs and butt workout once or twice a week: Starting with the first exercise, slowly complete five reps (it should take about 10 seconds per rep: five up, five down). Continue until you've done every exercise. Do two to four total circuits, switching sides …

4 Moves to a Flat Belly

Want to shred your abs? Consider this your flat belly bootcamp<p>The body part you can't stomach? Your stomach, according to our poll. Tighten and trim your waistline with these four ab-sculpting moves from trainer David Kirsch. <b>Stability-Ball Jackknife</b>Position your hands shoulder-width apart on the …

Boomerang for Gmail Now Available on Android Devices

Many of you may have a pretty good idea about what Boomerang is. It a very useful Google Chrome extension that allows users to schedule Gmail emails …

7 Space Simulators That Let You Explore the Universe

1. Space Engine<p>2. Universe Sandbox<p>3. Orbiter 2010<p>4. The Solar System: Explore Your Backyard<p>5. Celestia<p>6. WorldWide Telescope<p>7. Kerbal Space …

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The Helical Model part 2 - Our Galaxy is a Vortex

Part II of the Helical video series is finished, after two months of research, designing, editing and rendering… it shows our path through the Milky …

Universe

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Launches For $149

Adobe has today announced the launch of its new Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 software which is now available to purchase for $149.<p>The new Adobe …

Tutorials

Our Galactic Environment

While I’m focused on the Earth these days, I can’t help looking up and thinking about outer space now and then.<p>So, let me tell you about the Kuiper …

Webscape: Video editing software for Hollywood movies

Kate Russell's weekly review of websites and apps (links to sites are at the bottom of the page).<p>It is fun to dabble with video editing but if you want to get a bit more serious, check out Lightworks, a comprehensive editing suite that is powerful enough to have been used to help produce Hollywood …

Apps

10 Terrifying Planets You Don't Want To Visit

Space exploration is a grand adventure. Its mystery has always captivated us and the inevitable discoveries to come will add to the many cosmological …

7 Greatest Alien Planet Discoveries by NASA's Kepler Spacecraft (So Far)

Photo Credit: NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech<p>Slide 1 of 15<p>Alien Planets Beyond the Solar System<p>NASA's Kepler space telescope launched in March 2009 to hunt for …

Universe

Water Worlds, Tatooines, and Earth Twins: Planet-Hunting Kepler Telescope's Greatest Hits

Author: Adam Mann<p>02:24 pm

Planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft in trouble

The future of NASA's planet-hunting Kepler space observatory was in question Wednesday after a part that helps aim the spacecraft stopped working, the U.S. space agency said.<p>Controllers found Tuesday that Kepler had gone into a "safe mode" and one of the reaction wheels needed to orient the …