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China Just Released True Color HD Photos Of The Moon

This month, the China National Space Administration released all of the images from their recent moon landing to the public. There are now hundreds and hundreds of never-before-seen true color, high definition photos of the lunar surface available for download.<p>The images were taken a few years ago …

Space Science

How To Answer The Five Dumbest Job Interview Questions

This story lays out five old-school, insulting job interview questions that have no business on any 21st-century interviewer’s agenda or lips.<p>Some people haven’t gotten the memo that the traditional, power-inequality-driven interview questions are embarrassing throwbacks. They brand an employer as …

Career Development

How to better protect your iPhone and iPad against hacks and other security and privacy risks

Security and convenience are perpetually at war. There will always be errors, compromises, and oversights that put our privacy at risk. Old ones will …

John Oliver Talks Ferguson Violence & Militarized Police: 'This Whole Story Is Depressingly Familiar'

On the final "Last Week Tonight" of August, John Oliver dove into what sadly has become the biggest national news story of the summer, the ongoing violence in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>"This whole story is depressingly familiar," Oliver began. "And there are so many unanswered questions regarding why an …

How to Get Super Sharp Landscape Photography Images

If you want to learn how to get super sharp landscape photography images, here’s my list of top tips - it's not as hard as you might think.

Landscape Photography

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

African invoice fraud hampers development of poorest nations

More than $60bn (£36bn) has been illegally moved in and out of Uganda, Ghana, Mozambique, Kenya and Tanzania over 10 years, with most of it passing through tax havens, according to a report by financial transparency campaigners.<p>Washington-based group Global Financial Integrity (GFI) said the …

Morally, What Does the U.S. Stand for?

It took three weeks for President Obama to publicly address the crisis of over 250 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped on April 14 and to pledge to send modest support. That is 22 days of unfathomable cruelty to vulnerable girls. It's 22 days of panicked parents wondering the fate of their daughters and …

Supreme Court won't hear case on gay wedding snub

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court declined Monday to decide if a New Mexico wedding photographer was within her rights when she refused to work at a same-sex ceremony.<p>The denial leaves standing a decision by the state's highest court that went against the photo studio — although the local dispute has …

How to apply the look of hand coloring in Lightroom

Photography

The NSA Reportedly Has Total Access To The Apple iPhone

As with most good stories, revelations of the NSA spy program will almost certainly keep getting worse before anything gets better.<p>Yesterday we reported on claims—based on leaked NSA documents—that the spy agency was rerouting laptops ordered online to install spyware and malicious hardware on the …

Mixing Secrets

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Senior<p>Discover how to achieve release-quality mixes even in the smallest studios by applying power-user techniques from the world's most successful producers.<p>Mixing Secrets For The Small Studio is a down-to-earth primer for small-studio enthusiasts who want chart-ready sonics in a …

George Zimmerman Gets Guns Back From Sheriff's Office

George Zimmerman, reclaimed five weapons on Wednesday that police confiscated from him last month when his girlfriend accused him of domestic abuse, TMZ reported.<p>The 30-year-old Floridian made a second trip to the Seminole County Sheriff's office on Thursday with his lady friend, Samantha Scheibe. …

Our House Divided: What U.S. Schools Don't Teach About U.S.-Style Apartheid

<b>By Richard Rothstein</b><p>In the last week, we've paid great attention to Nelson Mandela's call for forgiveness and reconciliation between South Africa's former white rulers and its exploited black majority. But we've paid less attention to the condition that Mandela insisted must underlie …

Learn to Code

How to Choose a Stack<p>By Sarah June Fischer on June 19, 2018<p>We get this question a lot: “How do I choose which Code 401 course to take?” Here’s how we …

Computer Science

Techniques for Responsive Typography

One of the most important aspects of responsive web design is responsive typography. When it comes to responsive type on the web, there’s more to do …

Logitech Outs Its $99 iOS Game Controller, And It’s Exactly What You Expected

Here’s a noodle-scratcher for you: you have an iOS device and love playing games on it, but you’ve grown weary of effetely pawing at a touchscreen. What do you do? Well, now that iOS 7 is out on and has already been installed on a veritable crap-ton of devices, the answer is to explore the wild and …

How Somebody Forced the World’s Internet Traffic Through Belarus and Iceland

This is a deeply technical but potentially very troubling story. Imagine one day you’re using the Internet the same way you do every day. Reading the …

6 Valuable Tutorials for Web Designers

Designers always need to be on top of their game to deliver great projects. From keeping an eye on everything that is new to always improving your …

6 Most Overlooked Relationship Killers

If you ask the average person what breaks relationships apart, he or she might say money, lying or cheating. And that is true. But like death by a thousand paper cuts, there are even more insidious everyday habits that kill relationships too.<p>For nearly three decades, I've had a front-row seat to …

How To Save An Underexposed Photo Using Lightroom

To save an underexposed photo there are a few different things we can try from working with what we have to converting to black and white and more.

Where to Find and Access Big Data

Big data is becoming an integral part of solving the world's problems. It's improving transportation and power consumption in cities, making our …

7 Shocking Facts About Food Industry Marketing You Should Know

<i>By Nate Morrow</i><p>Have you noticed how many packaged foods are good for you these days?<p>Strolling through the lanes of my local supermarket, it struck me that we are inundated with products claiming to be healthy in some ambiguous way.<p>On one side of me was a vast collection of snack crackers and cookies …

'Big, striking horror:' US military doctors allowed torture of detainees, new study claims

U.S. military doctors designed, enabled and engaged in the torture of suspected terrorists held at American detention centers during the past decade, violating globally recognized ethics and medical principles that bar physicians from inflicting harm, according to a study released Monday.<p>The …

Health Care

Answers to Simon Singh's maths humour challenge

A mathematical and humorous guide to Simon's quiz<p>1. Why did 5 eat 6?<p>(b) Because 7, 8, 9. ("seven ate nine").

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …