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California Drought Has Wild Salmon Competing With Almonds For Water

The ongoing California drought has pitted wild salmon against farmers in a fight for water. While growers of almonds, one of the state's biggest and most lucrative crops, enjoy booming production and skyrocketing sales to China, the fish, it seems, might be left high and dry this summer—and maybe …

NASA finds unexpectedly high levels of banned ozone-depleting chemical

It's been decades since the world realized the danger that chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs, formerly found in products like aerosol sprays, refrigerants, and solvents) posed to the Earth's ozone layer. But despite the fact that the CFC known as carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) was banned way back in 1987, a …

World's coolest molecules

It's official. Yale physicists have chilled the world's coolest molecules.<p>The tiny titans in question are bits of strontium monofluoride, dropped to …

Weapons Can Be Carried Easily Through The TSA's Full-Body "Naked" Scanners

The backscatter technology might be completely ineffective.<p>Since 2010, the Transportation Security Administration has largely dismissed the public's worries about the use of full-body x-ray security scanners. The official line is that the “naked scanners,” despite privacy and health concerns, are …

UC San Diego

Teens eat better if parents are home for meals

Teens whose parents spend breakfast and dinner time at home generally eat healthier diets than most adolescents, say researchers. Those teenagers …

Holistic Medicine

Microbes Discovered in Subglacial Antarctic Lake May Hint at Life in Space

Similar microbes discovered earlier were plagued by contamination controversy.<p>Biologists have extracted mineral-eating microbes from a lake buried a half mile below the surface of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, according to a new study published in <i>Nature</i>.<p>Earlier claims of similar microbes drawn from …

Synthetic molecule uses salt to trigger self-destruction of cancer cells

A team of international researchers has developed a molecule capable of triggering cancer cell death by carrying chloride into cancer cell membranes. …

‘Selfie Stick’ Takes Rooftopping Self-Portraits to the Next Level of Crazy

Now there’s a selfie you don’t see every day. Rooftopping photographers Andrew Tso and Daniel Lau recently climbed to the very top of The Center, the …

Breakers, boards and backflips: vintage surfing photography – in pictures

Take a surfin’ safari through the photography archive of John Severson, who founded the world’s first surf culture magazine in 1959 – and became the hero of wave-riders the world over

23 More eBooks For Photographers That Are Completely Free

The internet is a wealth of information. So much information, in fact, that it can be a real pain trying to sort the useful from the not-so-useful. A …