Kevin Wan Githaiga

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What Sugar Does To Your Brain [Animation]

Watching hopped-up kids on Halloween candy may have led many of us to suspect that sugar must be some kind of drug–but beyond that, how many of us know what sweet foods really do to our brains? A new animation by STK films for TED-Ed, “How Sugar Affects the Brain,” explains how foods containing any …

Best of the Week: Photography, Robots, Ilustrations and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Associated Press News

Mandela's family thanks nation and world for support

Nelson Mandela's family express "heartfelt gratitude to South Africa and the world" for support over long period of illness<p>Nelson Mandela's family has spoken for the first time about their “grave sadness” over his death, saying they drew comfort from the knowledge “that our pain and sorrow is …

The Breathtaking Beauty of the Western US Captured in Time-Lapse

It’s getting harder and harder for photographers who shoot time-lapse to get our attention. You see, they’re getting too darn good, and so gorgeous …

Otis Redding - Picture from the past

Otis Redding finished recording the classic (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay on 7 December 1967. Three days later, he died when his plane crashed into Lake Minona, Wisconsin. The song was released in January of the following year, reaching number one on the Billboard Music Charts

New Layered Resin Goldfish Paintings by Riusuke Fukahori

Though he had been creating them for years, Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori busted out into the online art scene only last year with his three-dimensional goldfish paintings created by pouring resin. It's interesting to note that once he even began using resin, the artist kept it a secret for …

A Record of Time: A Journal of Wanderlust

by Kohl Crecelius<p>It wasn’t long after SoCal-based artist, designer, and craftsman Sean Woolsey (already a CH favorite) came across a quote by American author John Green, that he and his wife bought a 1987 VW Westfalia van and took off on a road trip around the US. The quote (from the book "Looking …

Ben Zank Photography

Experimental and Conceptual Photography.<p>Photographer Ben Zank was born in Bronx, New York. At the age of 18, he began taking photographs. More and …

A Kit To Build Your Own Computer Controls

What if you could snap together a customized desktop of knobs, sliders, and buttons as easily as building with Legos?<p>Touch screens and gesture technologies can seem like the end-all-be-all of interface. But they aren’t. You only need look so far as MIT or Disney Research to see that in the digital …

Digital Age

Creative Photos of Figurines Going About Their Miniature Lives in Our Big World

In English, the title of husband and wife photographer team Kurt and Edwige Moses‘ photo series <i>Un Petit Monde</i> translates into “A Small World,” but …

Trick Photography and Special Effects Ebook and Video Course | Photography Ebooks

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

Tutorials

American Music Awards Winners: Taylor Swift, Rihanna and More

Sunday night’s American Music Awards felt like the ultimate concert, complete with performances by Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus and …

Starting tomorrow (11/26/13), we'll be giving away the first chapter of a different digital-first comic each day through Monday 12/2. Because nothing goes better with Turkey, stuffing and (fill in whatever your favorite dish is) than free comics: http://bit.ly/1dw0s2p

SpaceX postpones launch of SES TV satellite

<b>The US SpaceX company had to postpone its latest launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral on Monday.</b><p>It was trying to put a 3.1-tonne TV satellite in orbit for the Luxembourg-based operator SES.<p>Three attempts were made to get the Falcon off the ground in the allotted 65-minute window, but on …

Space Travel

Sex pixels: what 4K means for porn

Still reeling from the transition to HD, the erotic-video business faces another sea change<p>"Porn killed Betamax." Among the tech cognoscenti, this is often an article of faith, suggesting that A/V format wars are won and lost not on dull technical details such as price (VHS machines had a cheaper …

Soul Sacrifice is latest free game on PlayStation Plus

<i>Soul Sacrifice</i> is the final addition to the stable of free games added to PlayStation Plus in November, Sony announced today.<p>The PlayStation Vita action role-playing game from Comcept, Marvelous AQL and SCE Japan Studio regularly costs $35.99, but will be available free to PS Plus subscribers once …

Google Opens Glass Mirror API To All Developers Even If They Don’t Have Glass

In the early days of Google Glass, everybody who picked up their unit would also be whitelisted for access to the Mirror API, as Google only wanted developers with access to the actual hardware to develop for the device. Well, those days are over. Google announced over the weekend that the …

A Chrome OS tablet as the next Nexus 10? I like the sound of that.

Google’s(s goog) Nexus phone got a refresh in October while its Nexus 7 tablet was upgraded with new hardware in July. Oddly, the company’s Nexus 10 …