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The best Christmas tech gifts for 2017

Christmas is a time for good cheer, gift-giving and indulgence. But for the techies out there, it is also a great time to get a wishlist together of goodies and gadgets they fancy from Santa (or as a personal Christmas treat) this year.<p>We have broken down some of the top products this year from …

Hookworm, a disease of extreme poverty, is thriving in the US south. Why?

Exclusive: in America, the world’s richest country, hookworm, a parasitic disease found in areas of extreme poverty, is rampant, the first study of its kind in modern times shows<p>Children playing feet away from open pools of raw sewage; drinking water pumped beside cracked pipes of untreated waste; …

Peer-Reviewed

The massive volcano that scientists can't find

It was the biggest eruption for 700 years but scientists still can't find the volcano responsible.<p>It was 10 October 1465 – the day of the hotly anticipated wedding of King Alfonso II of Naples. He was set to marry the sophisticated Ippolita Maria Sforza, a noblewoman from Milan, in a lavish …

Earth Science

An Artist for the Instagram Age

Is Yayoi Kusama’s new participatory-art exhibit about seeking profound experiences—or posting selfies?<p>Well before the Yayoi Kusama show opened in Washington, D.C., I heard from total strangers that I would not be able to get in. I heard about the lines, the waits, the tickets that would be released …

Art

How to Safely Retrieve Files Off Failing HDD, SSD, or SD Cards Using Free Tools

All of the drives we are using to store our precious photos and videos are not 100% reliable. Everybody should know that by now (and back everything …

Lowdown on The Farthest: NASA’s Documentary about the First Interstellar Spacecraft

The Farthest is a new documentary that features the 40-year journey of NASA’s first interstellar spacecraft. But rather than being some boring, over …

10 Week No-Gym Home Workout Plan!

For people who want to get fit, gain muscle and lose weight here we offer you a challenge workout plan for women and men. You have no need to visit a …

Exercise

HugeDomains.com - Feedblix.com is for sale (Feedblix)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Ceres Surface Not as Carbon-Rich as Previously Thought

Ceres. Image source: http://nasa.gov<p>While research about Ceres in the past years has provided us with data about the dwarf planet, it still has a few …

The world's best drone photography – in pictures

Aerial photography platform SkyPixel received 27,000 entries to its 2016 competition. Here are the winning shots plus some of our favourites

Photography

Nepal's last nomadic tribe – in pictures

The Raute are hunter gatherers, only 156 now survive and are resisting attempts to move into permanent settlements. Jan Møller Hansen spent three days travelling from Kathmandu to reach a remote forest to document their lives

Forests

The Obamas say goodbye to Washington

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Gliding toward Joint Base Andrews in his military helicopter Friday, Barack Obama watched a dramatically altered Washington recede from view, the work of his presidency now over and the future of his accomplishments uncertain.<p>Waving at a crowd gathered to witness his political …

Donald Trump

Our Favorite Reader Photos from "The Great Outdoors" Assignment

Outdoor photography is a favorite with <i>Shutterbug</i> readers so this was a very competitive assignment. But we were looking for more than just your …

10 top tips to improve your sketching skills

When you are trying to master the art of how to draw and sketch, there are many things to bare in mind. In 3dtotal Publishing’s latest book, 'Masters …

Well No Sh*t - People Who Swear Frequently Are The Most Honest, Study Shows

Image source: phys.org<p>Our parents and teachers may frown upon profanity, but some scientists think it may actually be something to smile about. A …

Psychology

Major Questions We Still Have About the Universe Today

Regarding astronomy and the number of achievements that were made and puzzles solved, 2016 was a magnificent year. In fact, with the discovery of …

How I Turned $3,000 Into a Successful Fine Art Photo Business

About a year and half ago, after what seemed like a lifetime of living paycheck-to-paycheck (paying off student loans and other debts) my wife and I …

Huge NYC apartment is a nature-filled refuge in the sky

Who says “indoor-outdoor” is only for the West Coast?<p>Some people in New York City would be lucky to afford a new micro apartment of some 300 square feet, but for those with truly deep pockets, an expansive duplex combining multiple apartments is well within the realm of possibility. Just check out …

Manhattan

How to Create a Strong Focal Point and Manage Attention Inside Your Photos

Focal point is a term that photographers and photography blogs throw around continually. “Create a focal point,” it’s said, “it should be the first …

Landscape Photography
Donald Trump

New Spider Species Gets Named After the 'Harry Potter' Sorting Hat!

Newly discovered spider, Eriovixia Gryffindori. Image Source: www.cbsnews.com<p>The image above shows a newly discovered spider species that was dubbed …

Photographer Captures Amazing Light Pillars In Northern Ontario (10+ Pics)

A lot of spectacular things happen at night, and luckily there is someone to capture them while we're sleeping tight in our beds. Photographer …

100 Years Of Infographics From National Geographic

A new tome from Taschen explores why National Geographic‘s approach to information design has changed little since the 1800s.<p>The fact that <i>National Geographic</i> continues to be a collector’s item when other print magazines are struggling—there’s even a popular eBay guide for selling them–is testament …

Infographics

Are Your Internal Organs Sick? - 60 Seconds Test: All You Need Is a Spoon

All you need is a spoon and a plastic bag so that you can check if everything is all right with your respiratory system, intestines, hormones, …

With this New Flexible Device, It Might be Possible to Charge your Phone While Walking

Since this is a world of technology and unending groundbreaking research works, it might come as no surprise that soon we will be able to recharge …

Selena Gomez Poses in Just a Towel and Thong to Tease New Photoshoot

Selena Gomez may have only just made her official return to Instagram and the red carpet, but her 2017 is already picking up steam and, unbelievably, …

Healthier fries: Baked and roasted veggie recipes that'll satisfy your french fry cravings

Fried foods may be one of life's greatest pleasures, but eating them can have some pretty dire consequences.<p>You don't need us to lecture you about …

Cooking

Recipe: Fish sticks and sweet potato chips

<b>Fish sticks:</b> Pulse panko in a food processor until powdery. You should have about 1 cup. Transfer crumbs to a dish and season with salt and pepper. If you are using dried bread crumbs, skip the food-processor step.<p>Place buttermilk in a shallow dish. Season well with salt and pepper. (You can add …

Sweet Potatoes

Programs to Install when you Set-up Windows 10

Computers are part of the most popular gadgets bought for loved ones around the festive season. That being said, understanding the best programs to …

Vagina necklaces you didn't know you needed and now can't have

Vaginas are great, but traditionally they’ve been rather difficult to display for all to see. That all changed last week when Etsy seller …