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Salt from icy roads is contaminating North America’s lakes

In the 1940s, Americans found a new way to love salt. Not simply for sprinkling on food — we’d acquired a taste for the mineral long before that — but for spreading on roads and sidewalks. Salt became a go-to method to de-ice frozen pavement.<p>During the past half-century, annual U.S. sales of road …

How to Fix Your Dremel

Three common problems you can easily tackle yourself<p>In addition to being a handy and versatile tool, a Dremel is easy to repair due to its relative …

Canon Will Release an 85mm f/1.4L Lens this Summer: Report

Canon portrait photographers listen up, you’re got some new glass coming your way. In a few months time, we will allegedly see a brand new lens added …

Cameras

Flipkart raises $1.4 billion from eBay, Microsoft and Tencent at an $11.6 billion valuation

Following months of rumors, Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart has confirmed that it has raised $1.4 billion in new funding at a post-money valuation of $11.6 billion to battle Amazon and Alibaba. The deal includes some big-name strategic investors: China’s Tencent, eBay and Microsoft, which join …

10 Reasons why the Sony A7RII has been my most used camera for almost two years. By Steve Huff

10 Reasons why the Sony A7RII has been my most used camera for almost two years By Steve Huff 90% of the photos here were shot with the A7RII over …

These incredibly lifelike succulent cakes will blow your mind

Pastry chef Iven Kawi takes the term “succulent” to a whole new level. Kawi creates incredibly lifelike terrarium cakes that look every bit as …

Caves, Tunnels and Bunkers: Seeking Seclusion in Subterranean Structures

Subterranean architecture is nothing new, as humans have sought shelter in tunnels and caves since before any concept of architecture had developed. Such environments have been variously described as protective and secure, primitive and unclean or frightening and foreboding. The ways communities …

Sickening PSA Shows The Ugly Truth of Sexual Harassment in Photography

Israeli-American director Sigal Avin recently teamed up with actor and director David Schwimmer to create an anti-Sexual Harassment campaign that is …

Sexual Harassment

Americans can't agree on government's role in broadband

Pew finds some Americans want municipalities to build their own broadband networks. Others argue it's cheap and good enough already.<p>While the majority of people can agree on the importance of fast internet, Americans are having a hard time figuring out who should be responsible for it.<p>A Pew …

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