Deborah Dabiri

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Inside the Final Days of Robin Williams

New York Times reporter Dave Itzkoff details the beloved star’s heartbreaking decline in this exclusive excerpt from Robin, his new biography.<p><i>Robin Williams’s August 2014 suicide was devastating to those who knew him best—and it also came at the end of a long and difficult decline, as this excerpt</i> …

Andrea Riseborough and Demián Bichir join The Grudge reboot

The Death of Stalin actress, Andrea Riseborough, is to join Alien: Covenant’s Demián Bichir in Sony Pictures’ reboot of the 2004 horror, The</b> …

Steven Spielberg teases Star Wars references and Easter eggs in Ready Player One

With just a couple of weeks to go until the release of Steven Spielberg’s nostalgia-fuelled sci-fi <b>Ready Player One</b>, the filmmaker has been chatting …

Steven Spielberg

Stephen Hawking Dies at 76; His Mind Roamed the Cosmos

Stephen W. Hawking, the Cambridge University physicist and best-selling author who roamed the cosmos from a wheelchair, pondering the nature of gravity and the origin of the universe and becoming an emblem of human determination and curiosity, died early Wednesday at his home in Cambridge, England. …

Physics

Netflix acquires rights to Kodachrome: a movie about the final days of the iconic film

Netflix has acquired the rights to <i>Kodachrome</i>, an upcoming Jason Sudeikis movie about the last days of the Kodachrome film era. The news was first …

What Bill Cunningham taught us about ethical journalism

Bill Cunningham, the modern era’s original street style photographer, died Saturday in New York. His passing marked the end of an extraordinary career, during which Cunningham, 87, spent almost 40 years chronicling the world’s ever-changing fashion trends and shifting social mores for the New York …

Bill Cunningham

NASA Aims to Make 'The Martian' a Reality

If you’ve been waiting your whole life to see humans on Mars, you may not have to wait much longer. Well, <i>relatively</i>, anyway.<p>Some of NASA’s top …

I am Bread Out Now With a Nice Discount on Steam

<b>New environment - Cell (Tutorial)</b><p>All the basics you'll need to get your bread navigating the environments.<p><b>New environment - Petrol Station</b><p>Bread is out into the big wild world! Now, how to toast yourself in a petrol station? Any ideas? Can you guess….?<p><b>New environment - Car (epilogue)</b><p>The final …

How to Properly Hang Photos On Any Type of Wall

While not all of our photographs end up being printed and framed, it helps to possess the knowledge of what it takes to properly hang them when they …

How to Photograph Lightning - the Ultimate Guide

If someone told me I could only take pictures of one thing for the rest of my life – I’d think about it for awhile, and then choose lightning. …

Why your brand-new plane doesn't have a seat-back TV

Earlier this year, I boarded a United flight from Newark to San Diego. After passing the first few rows, a young boy turned to his mother and asked, "Why aren't there any TVs?"<p>"It's probably an older plane," she responded -- but that couldn't be further from the truth.<p>The aircraft, a 737-900 with …

David Bowie’s Top 100 Books

“David Bowie Is,” the extensive retrospective exhibit of the artist and his fabulous costumes, hit Toronto last Friday (see our post from earlier …

Traveling Light: Putting Together a Photography Kit for Travel

Taking photographs on holiday or whilst traveling for any other reason is one of the things many of us look forward to. The problem is travel, and in …

Pictures of the Week 8.7.14

Weather Pictures From Your Shot

In this photo gallery see supercells descend in the Midwest, clouds roll over glassy water, and a storm in the mountains crescendos with a spectacular rainbow.

10 Scientific Images That Changed How We Looked at the World

The most important images in history<p>Whether it was a drawing or photograph, these images changed the course of human understanding, and science itself, forever.

Pictures of the Week 7.31.14

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

Palace in the water

The 20 photographs of the week

The aftermath of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, the conflict in Gaza and Israel, the Commonwealth Games and a flying carpet – the best photography in news, culture, nature and sport from around the world this week

Tokyo in Black and White: The Street Photography of Tatsuo Suzuki

Japanese photographer Tatsuo Suzuki captures the frenetic atmosphere of Tokyo through richly toned black and white street photography. Suzuki’s use …

Photography

Beautiful Photos Depict Quiet Moments Throughout New York

No matter where you look, the streets of New York City are almost always filled with hundreds and thousands of people. But, in the 1960's, American photographer Duane Michals found the rare and quiet moments along back alleys, inside offices and shops, and riding in a subway car, where not a single …

Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Amp Up Or Tamp Down Stress

Eat more when you're stressed? You're not alone. More than a third of the participants in a national survey conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health said they change their diets during stressful times.<p>And many of us are quick to turn to either …

The Best Free Online Photography Courses and Tutorials

Given my interest in lifelong learning and skill-development, I often ask people which new skills they’re looking to learn. The most common response? …

How to survive a winter in Antarctica – in pictures

Photographer and explorer Dr Alexander Kumar spent nine months at Concordia Station, where temperatures drop to -80C and your nearest neighbours are astronauts orbiting the Earth. Follow his journey through the worst winter in the world<p>• White Mars, Living on Planet Concordia is on at the Royal …

The Inverse Square Law of Light Explained in Simple Terms for Photographers

If the term “inverse square law of light” immediately sets you to hyperventilating as flashbacks of college physics begin playing in your mind’s eye, …

Exposure Basics: How to Choose ISO, Aperture, and Shutter Speed Settings

If you’re trying to break free from the auto settings on your camera and make an entry into the world of manual, it’s necessary to understand ISO, …

Garry Winogrand, street photographer: a retrospective – in pictures

Prolific street photographer Garry Winogrand captured the strangeness of 1960s America. As a major retrospective opens in New York, we take a look at his dazzling images<p><i>All photographs © The Estate of Garry Winogrand, courtesy of the Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco.</i>