Malcolm “Ghost” Grant

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HIBERNATION IV – Photography by Øystein Sture Aspelund

HIBERNATION IV, an ongoing photo series by Øystein Sture Aspelund investigating subconsciousness and the sometimes seamless transition between truth …

Photography

The Financial District of Hong Kong

Wild Wild Country Documentary<p>I just finished watching this docco on Netflix; wow was it interesting! Even though I was just a kid when this “cult” …

Hong Kong

The First Black Hole Close-Up

Astrophysicist Jean-Pierre Luminet didn’t have a supercomputer when he showed the world what a black hole looks like. He just had an IBM 7040 and a …

French waiter says firing for rudeness is 'discrimination against my culture'

Guillaume Rey filed a complaint after being dismissed from a Canada restaurant for being ‘aggressive, rude and disrespectful’<p>A French waiter fired for being “aggressive, rude and disrespectful” says his behaviour wasn’t out of line – he’s just French.<p>Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver …

Human Rights

Pictures of the Week 3.22.18

Houston

A Couple Convert An Old School Bus Into A Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>When Gabriel and Debbie Mayes decided to embrace the tiny house movement, they knew the transition would be anything but easy. For starters, they—along …

Small Spaces

Recordings emerge from Colombia plane crash - CNN Video

In Colombia, investigators are now getting clues from the audio recordings made just before LaMia Flight 2933 went down. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.

Airplanes

Donald Trump's personal phone could be a major security risk, experts warn

The US president-elect Donald Trump's mobile phone poses a major security threat to the United States and its allies, according to experts.<p>Analysis of Trump's social media activity and comments him and his aides have made about his phone suggest that he his still using a regular Android device. The …

Donald Trump

US military prepares for the next frontier: Space war

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Since man first explored space, it has been a largely peaceful environment. But now US adversaries are deploying weapons beyond Earth's atmosphere, leading the US military to prepare for the frightening prospect of war in space.<p>"As humans go out there, there has always been …

Military

Want to delete yourself from the internet? Use this website

Earlier this month, the Tories’ Investigatory Powers Bill was passed into law. The contentious new legislation – dubbed ‘the snooper’s charter’ – allows the government to view the details and Internet browsing history of all UK citizens, giving them the most extreme spying powers in the …

Privacy

Google's artificial intelligence now understands everything you say

<b>Google’s quest to conquer the voice recognition and chatbot space is one step closer with an announcement of its latest startup acquisition yesterday.</b><p>…

Artificial Intelligence

The iPhone 7 Is Here, But You Should Buy a $300 Motorola Instead

So the new iPhone is finally here, and to be fair, it was worth the wait. The phone is stunning, and many specifications are best of the market (that …

Google's AI sounds more human than you, even when it's speaking nonsense

Soon you may not be able to tell the difference between a human voice and a robot.<p>Google's AI can dream up its own surreal images and beat a human champion at the ancient game of Go. Now it can realistically mimic human speech, including the nonspeech sounds the mouth and respiratory system make …

Text-To-Speech

This tiny, working Super Nintendo may be cutest console ever made

Nintendo is already weaponizing nostalgia with the adorable NES Classic, a gutted Wii console that costs $60 and comes pre-loaded with 30 Nintendo …

Latino Trump Supporter Marco Gutierrez Warns Of Dark Future With 'Taco Trucks On Every Corner'

"My culture is a very dominant culture."<p>Donald Trump won’t just deport undocumented immigrants. Apparently, he is also America’s best hope against the Great Taco Truck Menace.<p>Latinos for Trump cofounder Marco Gutierrez issued the strange prophecy during a discussion of Trump’s proposal to deport …

Donald Trump

A Chess Grandmaster Shares a Remarkably Effective Trick for Solving Any Problem | Inc.com

How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to the U.S. Of course he was eager to teach me, his firstborn son, the rules of the game.<p>This …

New York City