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Fotógrafo mexicano gana el National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2015 - Código Espagueti

<b>La imagen ganadora también fue tomada en nuestro país.</b><p>Finalmente fueron nombrados los 10 ganadores del <b>concurso de fotografía National Geographic</b> …

The costs of Ramadan need to be counted

It is a sensitive subject but there needs to be serious analysis of the health and economic impacts of the Muslim fasting month<p>Islam is a demanding religion, requiring a considerable amount of time and effort on the part of believers to fulfil duties of worship. The core duties are known as the …

Islam

Arap dünyasında Ramazan Bayramı

İSTANBUL<p>Tunus ve Cezayir'de bugün, Ramazan Bayramı'nın birinci günü ilan edilirken, Fas, bayramın cumartesi günü başlayacağını duyurdu.<p>Tunus Müftüsü …

Bayramınız Kutlu Olsun

Müslüman toplumunun bugün başlayan, üç gün sürecek olan Ramazan Bayramı’nı kutlarız.<p>Ramazan Bayramı ya da halk dilinde Şeker bayramı Hicri takvimin …

Eid al-Fitr Marks the End of Ramadan

Tools for Data Visualization in R, Python, and Julia

<b>For Python</b>:<p>Seaborn - A visualization library based upon matplotlib. Although not interactive, the visualizations can be very nice.<br>• Bokeh - Bokeh …

Scientists Discover Vast Water Tank 600 Thousand Kilometres Beneath The Surface Of The Earth

For a long time, the dominant theory about how water came to be on this Earth supposed that water was brought to Earth by icy comets that crashed …

BBC - iWonder - The Quran: The long journey into British life

In collaboration withMyRamadanA season from the BBC<p>Introduction<p>Today the Quran is a best-seller in Britain. Copies can be found in the UK’s 1,500 mosques, in the homes of nearly 2.7 million Muslims and in the collections of libraries, museums and many other British institutions.<p>But the journey of …

Saladin's Triumph: The Battle of Hattin, 1187

Frankish disunity and impetuosity produced a disaster that lost Christendom the holy city of Jerusalem.<p>In a battle fought near the western shore of …

World History

Robot Exoskeletons Are Coming to Japan's Airports

Soon there'll be no excuse to retire.<p>On your next trip to Japan, if you fly into Haneda airport in Tokyo, you might catch sight of some exoskeleton-clad staff and robot workers. Japanese technology company Cyberdyne Inc. has teamed up with Haneda to introduce "next-generation robots" into its …

Turkey prepares Syria invasion to break ISIL … and the Kurds

Turkey has sent shock waves through the Middle East by preparing plans to send troops into Syria for the first time, turning the civil war into an …

The US Navy is testing a submarine-hunting drone ship

Originally conceived as a DARPA project, the Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) is designed to hunt the next generation of nearly silent enemy diesel submarines.<p>Diesel submarines are quickly proliferating around the world due to their low cost. Russia recently announced …

US Military's Hypersonic Jet Could Fly 5 Times the Speed of Sound

The U.S. military is reportedly developing a hypersonic jet plane that could soar at up to five times the speed of sound — faster than a bullet, …

Aviation

Vaccine Research: New Tactics for Tackling HIV

<b>Caption:</b> Scanning electron micrograph of an HIV-infected immune cell.<b><br>Credit:</b> National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIHFor many of …

Photographer Captures Mini Lightning Storms In Honor Of Tesla

Have you ever seen a Tesla coil up close? What about a lightning storm caught in a single image? Marc Simon Frei’s enveloping photographs let you take a glimpse at both, bringing viewers far closer to raw electricity than they thought possible.<p>A self-professed “child of science,” Frei originally …

NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars

No, you're not looking at a very sophisticated boomerang -- that may be the first aircraft to fly the Martian skies. NASA has revealed that it's building a prototype for Prandtl-m (Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars), a glider drone that would launch from a descending rover and …

What Weapons Would China Use In World War III?

A top secret preview of the weapons in Ghost Fleet, a new novel about our future war with China<p>Today, <i>Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War</i>, is coming out. By August Cole and Eastern Arsenal's very own P.W. Singer, it's a novel about what might happen if the brewing Cold War between the U.S. …

Ring discovered in Viking-era grave has Arabic inscription

A silver ring from a Viking-era grave in Birka, Sweden, has a distinctive history: it is the first ring with Arabic inscription from that era found …

Ancient Persian Inscriptions Link a Babylonian King to the Man Who Became Buddha

Dramatic evidence has revealed the presence of Siddhartha Gautama, the man who became Buddha, as far west as Persia. Family seals and records found …

The Future Of War

The risk of conflicts between great powers is rising. How will that shape the battlefield of tomorrow?<p>When the Cold War ended, the world changed fundamentally. For most of the 20th century, conflicts between great powers—two world wars and the specter of a third—defined our global politics, as well …

War

5 things you need to know about Greece's financial meltdown

Greece said it will close its banks on Monday after a wild weekend in which worried Greeks lined up at ATMs to withdraw their savings, and European …

Rosetta Probe Sees Shiny Signs of Water Ice on Comet's Surface

Patches of water ice appear to be speckled across the surface of a comet, according to a new study using observations from a European space probe.<p>The Rosetta spacecraft, currently orbiting Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, spotted 120 bright, reflective spots on the surface of the comet that were at …

Ramadan 2015 UK: What You Need To Know About Islam's Holy Month Of Fasting In One Video

<b>Latest:</b> Ramadan 2015 Trends Online As Muslims Begin Fasting For 30 Days And Share Good Wishes<p>Ramadan, the celebration marking Prophet Mohammed's …

Islam

These Stunning Photos of New Zealand's Largest Gang Will Give You Sleepless Nights

New Zealand photographer Jono Rotman got unprecedented access to around 200 members of the Mongrel Mob. We asked how he did it.<p>In the 1960s, a gang of variously disaffected youth sprang up in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. They didn't ride bikes, but they quickly developed all the trimmings of an outlaw …

New Zealand

St.Paul Kuyusu, Tarsus, Mersin

Mersin’in Tarsus ilçesinde, İncil’de “Müjdeleyici” olarak ismi geçen St.Paul’un evinin yeri olarak kabul edilen bir avluda bulunan St.Paul Kuyusu, …

¿Se quedará Cartagena sin champeta ni "choque"?

<b>Por lo menos así podría ser tras</b> la última cruzada que ha emprendido el concejal Antonio Salim Guerra, del partido Cambio Radical, <b>que propuso hace</b> …

Düşünce Gücüyle İnternetten Yönetilen Robotlar Engelli İnsanlar İçin Hareket Kabiliyeti Sağlıyor

Felç veya engelli olan insanlar için hareket kabiliyetinin sınırlı olduğunu düşünen bilim insanları düşünce gücüyle... more »The post Düşünce Gücüyle …

Nato to review nuclear weapon policy as attitude to Russia hardens

Alliance to discuss military exercises and missile guidelines in development harking back to Washington v Moscow rhetoric during cold war<p>Nato, in an echo of the cold war, is preparing to re-evaluate its nuclear weapons strategy in response to growing tension with Russia over Ukraine, sources at the …

Russia

Former ambassador's bizarre attack on Obama lays bare strains in US-Israeli ties

It’s a peculiar feature of American relations with Israel that more than a few senior diplomats posted from Jerusalem to Washington were once US citizens.<p>The present Israeli ambassador, Ron Dermer, was born in Miami Beach and carried an American passport until he renounced it in 2005 in order to …