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Powerful Photos of Newborns Just Moments After Birth via C-Section

The evening prior to French photographer Christian Berthelot’s first encounter photographing a Caesarean section was an anxious one. It also brought …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Alibaba is getting ready to launch the Netflix of China.</b> The Asian online retail giant is preparing to launch its own video streaming service.<p><b>2. Facebook is eating the $140 billion hardware market.</b> Its Open Compute Project started as a controversial idea within the company — but four years …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Palmyra before the fall: Why ISIS destruction sickens me

<b>(CNN) —</b> Palmyra: a 2,000-year old city that's remarkably preserved in the middle of the Syrian desert. And now, it's in the hands of ISIS.<p>The agony of Syria's three-year war just got worse. Activists say ISIS captured the modern city of Palmyra -- also known as Tadmur -- on Thursday.<p>Many of its …

Palmyra

Is U.S.-China Conflict Imminent in the South China Sea?

OXFORD, England -- When a U.S. Navy P8-A surveillance aircraft recently flew near Fiery Cross Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, it was warned eight times by the Chinese Navy to leave the area. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that, "China's determination to safeguard its …

China

A bunch of new details about Apple's next big iPhone update just leaked

Although the company hasn't revealed any information about its future plans just yet, 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman just published a huge report that paints a pretty clear picture of what to expect from iOS 9.<p>Gurman's sources seem to be pretty well connected, since many of his reports turn out to be …

Apps

Cannes uncovered: day 9 - the 3D sex film, the star-studded podcast, the JLaw surprise!

Gaspar Noé’s squelching sex epic premieres while Jennifer Lawrence makes an unlikely appearance<p>It’s almost the final weekend here in Cannes which means that awards are almost being handed out, holiday romances are about to end and poor street-sweepers will be working overtime to clean up all that …

Paul Rudd

Cómo aplicar blush de acuerdo a la forma de tu cara

Sensorial Self-Portraits - Photographs by Edu Monteiro | LensCulture

Perhaps some of the most profound, memorable and haunting works of art emerge when an artist directly confronts his or her own fears, and pushes himself or herself to move way outside the “comfort zone” in an effort to experience heightened feelings, increased awareness and new insights. Brazilian …

Buenos Aires

IS 'in control' of Syria's Palmyra

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1168000/1168574_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524362212_02d6420ce1e6a8eac47949c7d627f0c8<p><b>Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have entered the Unesco World Heritage site of Palmyra after seizing the town next to the ancient ruins, reports</b> …

Middle East

A Global Museum: How Flipboard Can Help Bring a World of Ancient Wonders to Classrooms Half a World Away

Being born and raised in Australia, it was easy for me to feel isolated from the rest of the world, especially as I developed a love of history as a child. I recall my disappointment when I learnt that the lands of the Romans, Incas and Medieval Europe were on the other side of the world from where …

23 signs you learned to drink in Adelaide

1. Mad March is spent at The Royal Croquet Club, Garden of Unearthly Delights or many of the other pop up bars around town. The festival season is …

Music Festivals

How Smartphones Have Changed Photography, In Three Numbers

<i>Truth Facts</i> posted this simple tongue-in-cheek infographic showing how smartphone cameras have impacted the way people take and view photos. It’s a …

Infographics

Organizing and Archiving Your Photos

It’s spring cleaning time and that means organizing a lifetime or two worth of photos! Whooo! (Guh.)<p>Let’s break this daunting task into bite-size …

Archives
Art

No Justice/No Peace: Baltimore Streets - Photographs and text by Nima Taradji | LensCulture

Baltimore, Maryland was the scene of civil unrest in April and May 2015. It all started with the evidently unprovoked death of a young black man, named Freddie Gray, which was caused by six police officers: three of whom were white and three who were black. I drove to the City to experience first …

Justice

Sleeping Giants, Weeping Plums: Japanese Landscape Photography - Photographs and text by Hidenobu Suzuki | LensCulture

My photographs are like Japanese paintings.<p>I feel that realism is a more Western style. Through my landscape photographs, I’d like to express emotions and spiritual feelings.<p>Contemporary theater, art and music stimulate the brain and liven people’s mood. But emotional art heals people and leads …

Photography

Luxury Pre-Fabricated Concept House Rising in Australia

Living in a modern dream home might seem like something reserved for a handful of lucky people. There’s always somewhere else you’d like added to you …

Luxury Lifestyle

The 10 Best Beauty Looks: Week of May 11, 2015