Kari Alter

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Ariz. police release video of Navajo woman before cop killed her

Arizona police released body camera footage of a Navajo woman approaching an officer with scissors before he shot her five times and killed her in …

Build your own DIY field monitor for shooting with DSLRs

Whether you’re shooting video or stills, field monitors can be invaluable. For video the advantages are obvious. Nailing focus is a lot easier on a …

Raspberry Pi

Add These New UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Your Travel Bucket List

The UNESCO World Heritage Committee considers over 1,000 manmade and natural locations around the globe to have special cultural or physical …

Lighting 201 | Catch Lighting 201 For Free Today On CreativeLive

SLR Lounge has always been focused on providing the right kind of educational resources, and it was with that in mind we were proud to partner with …

Old School: How to Meter and Expose for Any Lighting Situation

It’s time for a long overdue post. Looking back through my archives, I realized that I’ve covered topics like film selections and scanning film but …

Extreme weight loss and tooth extraction: when method acting goes too far

Which star didn’t bathe for four months? Who became a cabbie? Our guide to actors who take their art to new levels<p>Marlon Brando may be the most famous Hollywood exponent of method acting, even if the double Oscar-winning star of On the Waterfront and The Godfather always refused to accept the tag. …

Weight Loss

This Puppy Is So Excited to Hang Out With BB-8

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> may have introduced the world to the impressive talents of Daisy Ridley and John Boyega, but the real breakout star of …

Here’s to Bob, Luis, Gordon, and the “Sesame Street” Grownups

On a magical night not too long ago, at a party for the opening of “Somebody Come and Play: 45 Years of Sesame Street,” at the Library for the Performing Arts, I met some of my generation’s heroes: Bob, Susan, Maria, and Oscar the Grouch. It was as joyous as one might hope. Beneath Super Grover and …

Kids

Feng Shui - 7 tricks to attract money into your home!

Feng Shui is a Chinese philosophical system of harmonizing with the surrounding environment.<p>One of the Five Arts of Chinese Metaphysics, …

Home Decorating

Matt Damon Once Attempted Small Talk With Prince. Prince's Response Was Awesome

Matt Damon

5 Ultimate Summer Cheesecakes

Summer isn't just for ice cream.<p>Celebrate National Cheesecake Day with these five incredible recipes.<p>Using prepared ingredients to compose this tangy …

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New Solar Capture Technique Converts CO2 Into Burnable Fuel

University of Chicago Engineers have built a new type of solar cell that would efficiently convert atmospheric carbon dioxide to fuel—and it achieves …

Earth - There is a new species of whale that nobody has seen alive

In 2013 three whales washed up dead on Japan's shore on the northern tip of Hokkaido. That in itself is not particularly unusual, but these three whales were unlike any that biologists had seen before.<p>Was this really a new species of whale, never before officially documented?<p>They were smaller and …

Southern Ocean

In Colorado, Donald Trump sides with Democrats and environmentalists on fracking

Donald Trump waded into Colorado's fracking debate this week, siding with a position popular among Democrats and environmentalists in the state, while leaving many Republicans dismayed.<p>Trump, who held rallies on Friday in Colorado Springs and Denver, said that while he supports fracking, he …

Environmentalism

Ask Ethan: Where Did The Big Bang Happen?

Of all the concepts and topics that get tossed around, the Big Bang is one of the most controversial. Sure, it’s a scientific theory that’s quite old — it’s been around since the 1940s — and the evidence in favor of it has been overwhelming since the 1960s. The idea is simple: that the Universe had …

Universe

With Andre Iguodala back in the starting lineup, Warriors are back in the NBA Finals

Andre Iguodalais back in theGolden State Warriors’ starting lineup, which could mean only one thing.<p>It’s time for the<p>NBA Finals!<p>Iguodala was elevated to a starter on Monday night to mark<p>Oklahoma City ThundermarksmanKevin Durant, and he’ll probably be assigned similar duties against theCleveland …

Basketball

The Week in Review: Life After ‘The Biggest Loser’

A study published this week highlighted the long term effects of rapid weight loss on a person’s metabolism.<p>Focusing on contestants who took part in <i>The Biggest Loser</i> reality show, the study, released Monday, claims that the extreme weight loss participants experience over the course of the show has …

Fitness

What’s New at Flipboard? 5 Things to Know Now

From big events to highlights from the release notes you may have missed. Here’s what’s been going on in our world.<p>1. We’re heading to Cannes Lions! The New Yorker’s Ken Auletta will be interviewing Adam Weinberg of The Whitney Museum and Flipboard CEO Mike McCue about the future of curation. If …

Social Media

On the Red Couch with Lucky Peach Co-Founder Peter Meehan

<i>Think writing about food is easy? It’s one thing to say something’s tasty; quite another to put what’s on your plate in the proper context. And yet every few months that’s what Peter Meehan and the crew do at Lucky Peach, a quarterly food magazine that explores what we eat in a way that’s fresh,</i> …

Taco Bell

Photo Friday: Finding Your Purpose in Photography

The Japanese concept of “ikigai,” or a “reason for being,” is determined using four concentric circles, each with its own criteria for identifying your purpose: what you love, what the world needs, what you can be paid for, and what you’re good at. If you’re a fan of our Photo Friday posts, there’s …

Social Media Marketing