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The racist language of space exploration

The language of colonialism is infecting outer space, thanks to dominance by rich white businessmen and politicians.<p>On Thursday, Vice President Mike …

Space Travel

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

One Simple Reason Why Touching The Sun Is So Hard

This past weekend, NASA successfully launched the Parker Solar Probe: the first spacecraft that will ever touch, with its own instruments, solar material directly in the vicinity of the Sun itself. It seems paradoxical: how could it be so difficult to collide with the source of 99.8% of the mass in …

Astronomy

Why the Concept of God Might Be a Useful Error

by Charles MudedeThis supermassive black hole is eating a star. NASA/JPL-Caltech<br>A galaxy that's 12 billion light-years away was identified by a team …

Black Holes

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

These Images Can Alter Your Vision For Months

Warning: These images may affect your vision for days or even months if you look too long. The damage isn’t irreparable, though, and the worst …

16 of the Best Apps for Landscape Photography

In this article, I’ll share my top 16 favorite apps that I use almost every time I have to plan a photography session, a photo trip, or a complex …

The 21 Best, Unique Noodles Around the World

The 21 Best Noodle Dishes From Around the World<p>Prepare for some major slurping!<p>July 05, 2018<p>Whenever I think of comfort food, one of the first images …

Get your head around the most mind-bending concepts in science

The idea of an infinite multitude of universes is forced on us by physics. But the multiverse takes many forms – and we’re still finding our place …

This Video Explores the Shinto Spirituality of Hayao Miyazaki's Films

Like any prolific director, anime legend Hayao Miyazaki has a few preoccupations in his writing. Particularly, he’s fascinated by the natural world, …

How a Cloud Tank Can Help You Create Stunning Product Images

You might have just read that title and wondered what a "cloud tank" is. Check out this great video that'll show you how you can create stunning …

15-Year-Old Florida Boy Sent to ER After Being Stung by Venomous Caterpillar in Yard

A local mom is warning others to be on the lookout for these venomous furry caterpillars after her son was stung while doing yard work.<p>“I could see …

A minimum-wage worker can't afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S., report finds

The economy's booming. Some states have raised minimum wages. But even with recent wage growth for the lowest-paid workers, there is still nowhere in the country where someone working a full-time minimum-wage job could afford to rent a modest two-bedroom apartment, according to an annual report …

ART OF THE CUT editing “Adrift” with Oscar-winner John Gilbert, ACE

John Gilbert, ACE, started as an assistant editor in his native New Zealand in 1980, under Oscar-winner, Jamie Selkirk, and has been editing for more …

The Best Science Podcasts To Listen To Right Now

<b>Last Updated: July 31st</b><p>Scientists are the thought leaders who will help us push society forward and, more than ever, they’re sharing their knowledge with the rest of us in creative ways, via podcasts. Suddenly, just by listening, you can be up on some serious scientific knowledge. No Ph.D. or lab …

Thought Leadership

How To: A Guide to Filming Snowboarding With a Gimbal

As seen in the December 2018 issue of TransWorld SNOWboarding.<p>Words: Taylor Boyd<p>With recent advances in equipment, it's now possible to capture …

The Best Four Lenses for Food Photography

When shopping for lenses, you may notice that certain lenses are classified or even recommended for a certain genre of photography. You might see …

The Ultimate Gear Guide for Small Video and Film Productions

No, I don't mean car chases, transforming CG robots, and explosions. I'm talking about small budget videos and films that sometimes require a lot …

Cinematography

How to Use Your Camera In the Coldest Places on Earth

When you take your camera to some of the coldest places on Earth, you’ll face a unique set of challenges that most photographers never have to worry …

How to Clean Your Computer Inside and Out

It’s a tedious task you've been putting off for what could be years. But the moment has come: You're going to clean your computer inside and out. …

Cleaning

HO£IDA¥ GUID€$: Weird weed products to buy on 4/20

Back in the sepia-tinged olden days, all stoners needed to have a good time was a bit of paper and some marijuana. Now? There’s an entire industry catering to their needs.<p>To celebrate 4/20 and our bleary-eyed brethren, we’ve put together a list of some of the… odder products the enterprising blazer …

Cannabis

Seven Types of Atheism by John Gray review – is every atheist an inverted believer?

An impressively erudite work, ranging from St Augustine to Joseph Conrad, embraces an atheism that finds enough mystery in the material world<p>There has been a rash of books in recent years by thinkers for whom the human race is getting nicer and nicer. Richard Dawkins, Steven Pinker, Matt Ridley and …

Atheism

The Best Ab Exercises for Athletes

Athletes need a strong core foundation for powerful movements and specific ab exercises are only a small piece of the program. In fact, the best ab …

This Is The Most Extra Sunscreen You've Ever Seen

There's a part of my nature I've been fighting my whole life: I like tacky things — and not in an ironic way. Flamingo wallpaper, Playboy bunny …

Five Ways to Get Paid Without Photographing Portraits

In a saturated market of incoming photographers each holiday or tax season, it is easy to get discouraged when you are trying to get paid clients in …

The Scientific Paper Is Obsolete

Here’s what’s next.<p>The scientific paper—the actual form of it—was one of the enabling inventions of modernity. Before it was developed in the 1600s, results were communicated privately in letters, ephemerally in lectures, or all at once in books. There was no public forum for <i>incremental</i> advances. …

Mathematics

Shatter, Batter, Wax: How Cannabis Extracts Come to Be

Some time around the mid-aughts, folks in the weed industry began to notice a shift in the market. Pot smokers were <i>smoking</i> less, and dabbing …

30+ Big-Batch Breakfasts You Can Make Ahead of Time — Recipes from The Kitchn

Are you trying to make a habit of eating breakfast more often, but having a tricky time making it a reality? There's a solution for it and it comes …

How to use color-coded calendars on Mac, iPhone and iPad to maintain balance in your life

It will surprise no-one to know that I was an early adopter of electronic calendars, starting with a Casio Digital Diary in the early 1990s, followed by a Psion 5mx in 1997. But making the switch from a Filofax to a grayscale PDA did mean giving up one thing I didn’t get back until years later: …

Broken ski lift sends people flying

Several people were injured after a ski lift in Georgia malfunctioned and started going rapidly in reverse.