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Space War Threats Highlighted By '60 Minutes' Grounded In U.S. Defense Spending Scandals

The CBS program ’60 Minutes’ gave the United States a wake-up call tonight with its broadcast about China’s development of weapons to use against U.S. military satellites. This intersects with several linked recent and ongoing defense procurement scandals involving military space purchases.<p>This …

Military

This Is How Uber Will Take Over The World

The ride-hail giant is expanding globally — and it's doing so by replicating the hyperlocal approach it already uses in the U.S. Auto-rickshaws for India, Lamborghinis for Singapore.<p>Conceived as a solution to what its founders described as "the horrible taxi problem in San Francisco," Uber's …

How To Work With Curves on iPhone or iPad

Basic overall contrast curve in Photoshop touch for iPhoneThe Curves tool is one of the first tools I reach for when I do any type of image editing …

Using Lightroom for iOS

The update for Lightroom for iOS has been out a couple of days now, and I wanted to get some time in on it before I shared my thoughts with you. …

Apps

Photographer Captures Jaguar Attacking a Caiman

Photographer Justin Black captured this incredible photo of a jaguar attacking a caiman in the wetlands of Brazil.<p>Black was leading a group of …

The Big Problem With the Latest Plan to Build EV Chargers in California

One of the biggest obstacles to the widespread adoption of electric vehicles is the lack of on-the-go charging. It's easy enough to charge at home if …

Apple investing $850 million in California solar farm

Apple (AAPL) Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Tuesday the technology company is investing $850 million to help build a solar farm in California with …

Beautiful Black and White Portraits of African Wildlife by David Gulden

Over the past 20 years, photographer David Gulden has studied the movements of African wildlife. Gulden uses unconventional methods to capture his beautiful photos including using innovative tactics like mounting cameras into eagle nests and setting up cameras with infra-red beam. He shoots mainly …

Wildlife

A Better Way To Build Temporary Classrooms

This is What Photos Captured with a 50mm f/0.75 Lens Look Like

You might think you have a fast lens if it tops f/1.2 or f/1.0, but that’s nothing compared to the De Oude Delft 50mm <i>f/0.75</i>. It’s one of the fastest …

A Glimpse Inside the Photo Palace That Photographer Jay Maisel Sold for $55 Million

Back in 1966, renowned photographer Jay Maisel purchased a giant 6-floor, 35,000-square-foot, 72-room building at 190 Bowery in Manhattan for …

How to Do Levitation Photography: A Tutorial

As a part of a personal 50/50 project (a photo a day for 50 days with a 50mm lens), I tried my first attempts at levitation photography and had a lot …

The Heartmelting Friendship Of A 2-Year-Old Girl And Her Piglet

Libby is a 2-year-old girl with one of the cutest and sweetest buddies that a young child could ask for – an adorable 3-month-old piglet named Pearl. …

Finding Images for Your Marketing Campaign Just Got Easier

Finding great, fresh images to use on your blogs and social media campaigns just became a whole lot easier with the launch of Getty Images’ new Embed …

Rep. Hastings’ Empty Oceans Act Is a Surefire Disaster for New England’s Ocean, Fisheries and Communities

• Opinion<br>• » Rep. Hastings’ Empty Oceans Act Is a Surefire Disaster for New England’s Ocean, Fisheries and Communities<p>Opinion<p>Rep. Hastings’ Empty Oceans …

Articles about eco friendly compact cabin washington on Dwell.com - Dwell

Edmonton architect Vivian Manasc’s 19th-story rooftop penthouse is a bright spot—and a model green building—in a city where...<p>I've known about Paperless Post for a while now; this past wedding season, a handful of Save-the-Dates arrived in my email inbox...<p>If choosing paint colors doesn’t give you …

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This student-designed portable home may be the most beautiful tiny house we’ve seen

Students in the Renewable Energy and Ecological Design (REED) program at Vermont’s Green Mountain College just made us all look lazy by designing and …

Spared by climate change: The 10 best cities to ride out hot times

Yesterday, we brought you our remarkably unscientific (seriously, it was written by this guy) list of the 10 cities most likely to get hammered by …

This bag saves energy by letting food slow-cook in its own steam

This fat, tomato-looking bag is a slow cooker — a slow cooker that you don’t have to plug into the wall. Instead, it works on the same principle as …

Turns out those old-fashioned ways of farming were actually pretty smart

Remember those things humans did for thousands of years to feed themselves before we came up with all kinds of newfangled methods? We might want to …

How Upworthy Used Emotional Data To Become The Fastest Growing Media Site of All Time

If it makes an editor cry, it’s Upworthy.<p>In a presentation on Thursday at the Personal Democracy Forum, a New York City gathering on the intersection of tech and politics, Upworthy editorial director Sara Critchfield explained how the site, dedicated to resharing stories with social impact, is …

9 out of 10 Americans are completely wrong about this mind-blowing fact.

We're pretty bad at predicting how reality works.<p>At 1:05, I get a rude awakening. At 1:41, he starts talking about you. At 2:24, he says a "bad" …

Meditation