Dan Lacanienta

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New camera can see through human body

<b>Scientists have developed a camera that can see through the human body.</b><p>The device has been designed to help doctors track medical tools, known as endoscopes, during internal examinations.<p>Until now, medics have had to rely on expensive scans, such as X-rays, to trace their progress.<p>The new camera …

Medical Technology

The immune-boosting drink that makes apple cider vinegar look tame

A few years ago, I developed a mid-winter cough that sounded so alarming, a friend went to her trusted Chinese herbalist in search of a cure. She …

Alternative Medicine

Practical Architect Uses Design/Build Skills to Erect Beautiful Family Home for $180,000 Less Than Quoted Price

Zui Ng's "Chameleon Shotgun House"<p>This is well worth the watch. Houston-based architect Zui Ng used a host of brilliant principles, intelligent …

Design

An Incredibly Clever Lock Design from 1680

John Wilkes' "detector lock" has two-factor identification<p>Holland's Rijksmuseum has in their collection this "detector lock," created by a British …

Furniture

Why Newton Believed a Comet Caused Noah's Flood

In the 17th century, scientists used physics to explain the miracles described in the Bible.<p>“Late in the autumn of 1680 the good people of Manhattan were overcome with terror at a sight in the heavens such as has seldom greeted human eyes,” history tells us.<p>That terrible sight was a comet so bright …

Unleash Unlimited Depth Of Field

<i>Finished Image. Craig Blacklock defied the limits of depth of field and diffraction to create this image. He created the series of exposures shown</i> …

Tutorials

How To Use A Graduated ND Filter Effectively For Landscape Photography

Using filters of any kind these days is rarer than in the past, but for landscape photographers specifically, it is still an integral part of the …

How to Capture Authentic Moments as a Portrait Photographer

In a refreshing video, photographer Sean Tucker sets aside the technical advice for a moment and dives into the real challenge facing portrait …

Photography

Weird, water-oozing material could help quench thirst

After their nanorods were accidentally created when an experiment didn't go as planned, the researchers gave the microscopic, unplanned spawns of …

Chemistry

7 Things Sophisticated Kitchens Have In Common

These clean, simple swaps can transform your entire space.<p>The kitchen has always been the heart of the home, but its form and function are bound to evolve over time. To keep yours modern, consider these 7 simple upgrades.

Interior Design

How to Make Crispy Pork Belly—It's Easier Than You Think

Mike Greenfield and Josh Greenfield of The Brothers Green learn the Asian art of BBQ pork belly from chef Sean Scotese of Lazy Siu—and it's so simple you can do it at home.<p>Chef <b>Sean Scotese</b> learned everything he knows about pork belly from a trip he took to China. Or, more specifically, from a guy …

Pork Belly

Wacom Bamboo Spark puts your notes on paper on your smartphone

BERLIN — Our paperless society still has a lot of paper and a lot of people scribbling notes on them. The worst part is when we have to combine our …

Watch a Master Bladesmith Make a Kitchen Knife Out of Meteorites

Bob Kramer's knives are out of this world<p>Talk about an in-demand craftsman: After knifemaker Bob Kramer was first featured in <i>Saveur Magazine</i> in the …

Kitchens

Philips Just Made It Stupid Simple To Install Smarthome Lighting

The “smart home” is slowly becoming user friendly.<p>A lot of intelligent people believe that a platform like Apple’s HomeKit will be the way we control the smart home of the future. But I’d bet on it looking a lot more like the new wireless dimming kit from the Philips Hue line–subtle technology that …

Home Automation

Safe Haven at Sea

The Duckweed Survival House is a floating emergency shelter designed to elevate survival rates and assist with rescues in disaster situations such as …

How Google Stealthily Prepared Users For A New Smartwatch UI

In order to add new functionality to Android Wear smartwatches, Google first had to take some of it away.<p>A traditional watch face is the logical homescreen for any smartwatch. After all, we’ve worn watches specifically to glance at the time for over a hundred years. But thus far, Apple and Google …

Wear OS

Kale Chips That Are As Good As Potato Chips

If you ever wanted to feel virtuous while filling up on a crunchy, salty snack, Walter Edward, the chef at Tallulah’s in Seattle, has you covered. At …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

Tutorials

AQUA = Audio QUAlity!

It may interest you to know that those fancy Beats headphones aren’t really improving the audio quality of your music. Increased bass is usually …

Mesmerizing Photos Capture the Colorful Glow of the Milky Way Over Yellowstone National Park

Astrophotographer David Lane has captured Yellowstone National Park's night sky in photos that will take your breath away. Right after a storm had passed through the Abyss Pool area, the artist reached for his camera and captured the incredible, Milky Way-filled sight before him. Even though it was …

National Parks

How I Light Paint Epic Milky Way Photos with the A7r

If you’ve ever tried light painting in your astrophotography, you’ve probably discovered how ugly and unnatural artificial light can often look. One …

Google Glass May One Day Let You Take Pictures by Framing with Your Fingers

With Google’s first prototype version of its Glass head-mounted computer, users can take pictures by pressing a button on the side or by “OK Glass, …

Google Glass

Volvo Designers Replace the Front Passenger Seat with Something Better

It provides more functionality and puts your chauffeur in his place<p>Chauffeurs can get uppity, and it's no wonder: They're entrusted with driving your …

Commodities

Medical breakthrough: Scientists hope to block ‘old-age protein’, reverse memory loss

Scientists are aiming to develop antibodies which could reverse the effects of an ‘aging’ protein which builds up in the blood and body. The findings …

Spotlight: FOX News Anchor Clayton Morris

<b>My name is</b> Clayton Morris and <b>my medium is</b> the news—both of the technological and paranormal variety.<p><b>I use Flipboard as</b> my morning newspaper. I scan the news from all of my favorite sources. Some I read right then and there, and some I save to ReadQuick, my speed-reading app for iOS.<p><b>The first</b> …