Igor Porubay

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Crazier Examples of What New York City's "Taxi of Tomorrow" Could Have Been

Steven M. Johnson's concepts take cold, harsh reality into consideration<p>It's already been two years since Nissan's NV200, aka the "Taxi of Tomorrow," …

Closed Set

Model-turned-photographer Rie Rasmussen likes to keep her friends close. “I don’t think I could ever work with someone whose art I didn’t respect,” she explains. “You get so much more out of the process and the images.” Her latest muse is Stephanie Moore, a dancer whom Rasmussen has known for …

Architizer

What You Need to Know About Miley’s BFF, Trans Model Gigi Gorgeous

With inspiring figures like Caitlyn Jenner + her #squad, <i>OITNB’</i>s Laverne Cox slaying it on the red carpet and teen activist Jazz Jennings garnering headline after headline these days, the world is truly living #transisbeautiful. On our list of new and established transgender stars to keep on your …

Miley Cyrus

A Giant-Sized LED Lite-Brite, Without the Choking Hazards

Paradoxically, they've pegged it by getting rid of the pegs<p>Were toy designers trying to kill us in the '60s and '70s? The original Lite-Brite came …

Sailboats

Octopus studies detail strange behavior and genetics

UC Berkeley marine biologist Roy Caldwell first saw the intriguing octopus in Panama, in 1977. It was pretty, and striped, and about the size of his little finger. He brought a few specimens back to his lab, and one of the females surprised him: Unlike most octopuses he had seen, she didn't die …

Why the 2015 Perseid meteor shower is going to be especially awesome

The Perseid meteor shower maximum is upon us, and this year especially, you don't want to miss it.<p>The annual August meteor shower is one of the most prolific natural light shows of the year with up to 100 shooting stars streaking across the sky per hour at its peak.<p>It's also the brightest of the …

Astronomy

Pluto up close: Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft's flyby, in pictures - Telegraph

Zhenyuanlong suni: biggest ever winged dinosaur is found in China

Photograph: Junchang Lü<p>The beautifully preserved skeleton of the winged and feathered dinosaur Zhenyuanlong suni discovered in China.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/16/1437046897799/980e84c6-78de-46c2-8258-71429e5cbd7f-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Junchang Lü<p>The …

Jurassic Park

Humans have shorter attention span than goldfish, thanks to smartphones

The average human's attention span is... oh look, a bird!<p>According to scientists, the age of smartphones has left humans with such a short attention span even a goldfish can hold a thought for longer.<p>Researchers surveyed 2,000 participants in Canada and studied the brain activity of 112 others …

Cannes 2015: 'Mad Max : Fury Road' Red Carpet

LIFESTYLE PARTIES<p><b>The stars of 'Mad Max : Fury Road' took to the Cannes red carpet last night for the second day of the 68th Cannes Film Festival, who</b> …

Matching Sunlight with Lighting Equipment for Outdoor Fashion Photography

When starting out using strobes, you might think that it’s pointless to use them outside during a sunny day. However, there are many situations that …