Damian Parpan

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Astronaut Kate Rubins Tells Us What It's Like to Live in Space

She just got back from 115 days on the International Space Station.<p>On October 29, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins safely returned to Earth along with the rest of the Expedition 49 crew, after living in space for 115 days. Rubins logged a busy few months aboard the International Space Station, performing …

Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2016 Results

49,577 total respondents<p>The vast majority of developers have jobs. 91% of developers in the workforce are “gainfully employed” (employed …

Employment

Take NASA’s 4K Video Tour of the International Space Station

The next best thing to being in orbit.<p>YouTube / NASA<p>Will Sabel CourtneyView Will Sabel Courtney's …

Here’s What Our Galaxy Would Look Like With Superhuman Vision

A powerful radio telescope captures an image of our amazing technicolor universe.<p>A new image of the Milky Way shows our galaxy bursting with a dazzling array of colors unlike anything we’ve seen before.<p>That’s because our eyes perceive the universe around us by comparing brightness in three primary …

14 habits of exceptionally likeable people

Napoleon Hill is the grandfather of self-help authors, inspiring the likes of Oracle founder Larry Ellison, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, and …

How Music Affects Your Brain (Plus 11 Artists To Listen To At Work)

There you sit again: browser open in front of you, the hum of your office in the background, your to-do list sprawled out on your screen and waiting …

musicaffects

5 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system often skips one of them. This is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Kompakt-Workshop: Farben herausarbeiten

<b>Ein intensives Himmelblau, zarte Hautfarben, leuchtende Naturtöne - jedes Motiv besticht durch seine eigene Farbwelt. In unserem kompakten Workshop</b> …

Pangolins, Earth’s Most Beautiful and Trafficked Creatures, Finally Get Protection

The pangolin is the only known mammal with scales. Pangolins are beautiful, precious little creatures, often likened to an artichoke with legs. …

Extinction

Web Developer Checklist

Best practices<p>Fix broken links <i>◄</i><p>W3C link checker<p>Spelling and grammar <i>◄</i><p>Capitalization<br>• Writing Style<br>• Word Variations e.g. UK vs US<p>Check website in all …

Writing Less Damn Code

I’m not the most talented coder in the world. No, it’s true. So I try to write as little code as possible. The less I write, the less there is to …

Web Development

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

Watch These Artists Forge Famous Paintings by Photoshopping Stock Photos Together

Ankur Patar is an artist with a talent for recreating famous paintings. His forgeries wouldn’t fool a child, let alone an art expert, but they’re …

The psychology behind successful Web design

As designers, we are user advocates first and foremost.<p>We need to understand what users want versus need before they ever encounter our designs. Once they do encounter it, they must first feel safe and comfortable. This sometimes contrasts with our desire to innovate – which is why we have to align …

UX Design