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10 Uncommon Habits of Extraordinarily Productive People | Inc.com

Whatever your definition of success (each person's definition of "success" is and should be different), one thing is true for everyone: Success means getting things done.<p>Highly successful people are able to get a lot more things done, and here are simple ways you can too.<p>1. They eliminate every …

Time Management

The 500-mph History of America’s Highest-Flying Sport

Click the right arrow to see more.<p>On September 15, spectators at the 51st National Championship Air Race in Reno, Nevada witnessed a gut-wrenching …

Nonverbal Space: Conceptual Japanese Street Photography - Photographs and text by Shin Noguchi | LensCulture

<i>Ma</i> is a Japanese word which can be roughly translated as “gap”, “space”, “pause” or “the space between two structural parts.” The spatial concept is experienced progressively through intervals of spatial designation. In Japanese, <i>ma</i>, the word for space, suggests interval. It is best described as a …

Street Photography

Crescent comet

The co-orbit around the sun of the Rosetta spacecraft and Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko lets the spacecraft see the comet, at times, in a crescent …

Astronomy

Nepal Earthquake: Kathmandu Airport Closes Damaged Runway to Big Planes

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Earthquake-struck Nepal has been forced to close its international airport to large planes after its runway sustained damage from the influx of flights delivering aid, officials said Sunday.<p>The past week has seen a procession of big jets flying in goods and relief workers, as …

Natural Disasters

Corsair in the Rain - Christopher Buff, www.Aviationbuff.com

'Hot Jupiter': Scientists catch light bouncing off an exoplanet

An international team of astronomers says it has managed to take the first direct visible-light spectrum from an exoplanet, providing a new tool to probe the nature of the "hot Jupiter" known as 51 Pegasi b.<p>The findings, published in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics, offers a promising way …

Science

Maine Search And Rescue Company Gets FAA Approval To Use Drones

The rain in Maine is spied mainly by plane<p>Drones are well known for their ability to search. Now, an emergency rescue service in Maine is going to see how well drones can do rescue too. Down East Emergency Medical Institute, a Maine-based non-profit focused on improving medical evacuation …

Yellowstone national park: scientists discover huge magma chamber

Seismic tomography provides scientists with a much bigger picture of the volcanic ‘plumbing system’ under Yellowstone national park<p>Deep beneath Yellowstone national park, one of the world’s most dynamic volcanic systems, lies an enormous, previously unknown reservoir of hot, partly molten rock big …

Earth Science

The AgustaWestland AW609 TiltRotor Is Part Plane, Part Helicopter

The forthcoming aircraft offers vertical takeoff and landing and can fly like an airplane…<p>Tilt-rotor aircraft, which can take off like a helicopter …

Aviation

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced<p>Twenty-five years on: Hubble’s unsung heroes

Cosmology