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Lomography Introduces New Konstruktor Super Kit with Macro and Close-Up Lenses

Back at it again, the team over at Lomography has created a new “Super Kit” edition for one of their best-selling creations: the original DIY …

These 'Real Life Emoji' Pictures Are Horrifying, But Worthy

Even when they're only used online, emoji are annoying, childish and repetitive.<p>When they're translated to the real world? They're <i>horrifying</i>.<p>These …

15 Whimsically Surreal GIFs To Get Lost In

These amazing GIFs, created by artist Romain Laurent, will definitely bring a smile to your face.

GIF Animations

Behind the scenes of Star Wars – in pictures

It's more than 30 years since the first Star Wars film was released. Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the original trilogy, has shared via Twitter images of the cast letting their hair down behind the scenes

Colossal chart compares hundreds of sci-fi's greatest spaceships

The world of sci-fi has brought us countless spaceships and other galaxy-hopping vessels, but no one's ever brought them all together quite like this. Dirk Loechel has charted out a massive size comparison of ships from dozens of fictional worlds. As you'd expect, iconic franchises like <i>Star Trek,</i> …

How to Get Amazing Images from Shadows (15 Awesome Examples)

Photographing shadows is often overlooked as a creative subject for our photography, and we can understand why. Any photographer, or photographic …

Landscape Photography

Watch this cheeky cat steal a dog’s dinner while pretending to be asleep. http://bit.ly/15Xk1NY

Experimental Light Painting Self-Portraits

Self-portraits aren’t exactly ground-breaking — in fact, the word “selfie” was recently added to the dictionary — but Alex DeForest‘s self-portraits …

10. The Story Doesn't Matter, Just Let Me Blow S*** Up

There's still fervent chatter taking place on Rob Kojder's article about obnoxious viewpoints held by closeminded moviegoers, and so I thought why …

Gaming

Elon Musk Shows Off His Crazy Iron Man-Inspired 3D Modeling Setup

Elon Musk, the world’s busiest rich dude/mad scientist, has just posted a video showing off the Iron Man-inspired 3D modeling setup he tweeted about last week. Because people don’t compare him to Tony Stark* enough, right?<p>By combining the gesture-sensing Leap Motion controller with an array of …

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

Incredibly Expressive Owl Photography

Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. “Little owls are CUTE!,” he states. “They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, …

Birds

Curiosity Celebrates Its One Year Anniversary Of Landing On Mars

One year ago today, the <i>Curiosity</i> probe first landed on Mars, after launching in November of 2011 for an eight month journey. The <i>Curiosity</i> probe left Earth armed to the teeth with scientific instruments, several cameras, a laser, and a sassy sense of humor courtesy of a NASA social media team.<p>The …

Lucasfilm And ABC In Talks About 'Star Wars' Television Series

On Sunday, ABC Entertainment Group President Paul Lee announced that the network is discussing projects which may bring the Star Wars franchise to the small screen. Speaking to journalists in Los Angeles, Calif., at the Television Critics Association press tour, Lee indicated that conversations are …

Video game characters' criminal records

Officer, I swear I was only trying to save the world...<p>Oh dear. There they were, in the middle of their greatest adventures, a few levels away from …

Black Ops 2: Apocalypse DLC announced

Activision and Treyarch have announced the fourth and final Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 DLC pack, Apocalypse. It will feature two brand new multiplayer …

Forget 'Addictive.' Give Me a Game That Only Lasts Three Hours

Whether it's been Doodle Jump, Angry Birds or Candy Crush Saga, most popular iPhone and Android games have been designed to get you hooked, and keep …

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's final DLC Apocalypse is due this month on XBLA

<b>UPDATE:</b> Activision has revealed that Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's final DLC expansion will be Apocalypse, due on 27th August on XBLA.<p>It will …

Email Company Used By Edward Snowden Shuts Down Rather Than Hand Data Over To Feds

When Edward Snowden emailed journalists and activists in July to invite them to a briefing at the Moscow airport during his long stay there, he used the email account “edsnowden@lavabit.com” according to one of the invitees. Texas-based Lavabit came into being in 2004 as an alternative to Google’s …

Brian Williams Raps Young MC's Bust a Move (Jimmy Fallon)