Marina Eller

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Oprema’s New Biotar 58mm f/2.0 Lens Has a Record 17-Blade Aperture

Having recently succeeded in crowdfunding the revival of the Biotar 75mm lens, Oprema is at it again and is looking to bring back the “legendary” …

Donald Trump’s biographers: He’s narcissistic, belligerent and deeply fears that he’s illegitimate

<b>FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2017 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks with reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. Premiums and the number of uninsured would soar under a Republican bill scuttling President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul that Congress passed last year,</b> …

Read: President Barack Obama’s goodbye letter to America

President Barack Obama released a goodbye letter to the country on Thursday, just one day before he hands over the White House to Donald Trump.<p>Here’s Obama’s letter:<p>Obama is about to be replaced by someone who questioned the authenticity of his birth certificate, who called him “the most ignorant …

Gardening 101: Raspberry

Raspberry, <i>Rubus strigosus:</i> “The Welcome Rambler”<p>Raspberries should be re-classified as one of the seven wonders of the world. Native species of the …

Dutch unveil giant outside vacuum cleaner to filter dirty air

Inventors develop large purifying system intended to capture tiny toxic particles from the surrounding atmosphere<p>Dutch inventors have unveiled what they called the world’s first giant outside air vacuum cleaner – a large purifying system intended to filter out toxic tiny particles from the …

Crystal ball-like robot will fill your home with sunlight

LONDON — Dr. Diva Tommei, 32, was once a Bioinformatics PhD student at Cambridge University who was spending way too much time in a dark office.<p>That …

The World’s Youngest Rainforest Is Growing In Dubai

Yes, all the flora will be real, the architects behind the hotel project told <i>Co.Exist</i>. And indigenous plants like the date palm will be used as much …

Forestry

Samsung's monstrous 15TB SSD drive is now shipping

Regardless of how much storage you have, you always want more. But marrying sheer capacity with speed can be a daunting task.<p>Not anymore. Samsung has …

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

Wikimedia

The Secret Battles Between US Forces and Chechen Terrorists

For the last 12 years, U.S. Special Operations forces have repeatedly engaged in fierce combat in Afghanistan against ruthless Taliban allies from …

The New Normal: Ordinary Men and Women Take Up Arms in Kiev

Protest

A Successful Day for Team USA

Team USA

Ukraine Protesters Gain Momentum in Bloody Uprising

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International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos -ABC News - ABC News

Record number of Venezuelans flee harsh conditions at home<p>Vehicles cross bridge surrounded by rushing floodwaters<p>Doctor to Queen Elizabeth II killed …

Automotive Industry

Ukraine crisis: Obama attacks Putin over Russia's role

Barack Obama has sharply criticised Russian support for crackdowns in Ukraine and Syria, calling for a transitional government in Kiev and personally accusing Vladimir Putin of failing to respect basic freedoms in both countries.<p>In his most explicit comments yet on alleged Kremlin involvement, the …

EU and US consider sanctions against Ukraine as death toll reaches 26

The EU and the US are threatening targeted sanctions against Ukranian officials they hold responsible for the violence in Kiev that has killed at least 28 people and injured more than 200.<p>In a foretaste of the broader package of sanctions under consideration, the US announced on Wednesday that it …

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75

KIEV (Reuters) - European Union ministers sought to broker a political settlement in Ukraine after gun battles between police and anti-government protesters brought the death toll to 75 in two days of the worst violence in the country since Soviet times.<p>Three hours of fierce fighting in Kiev’s …

Navy Official: China Training for 'Short Sharp War' with Japan

Chinese marines assault a beach during the Mission Action 2013 exercise. Xinhua Photo<p>China has long trained for an amphibious invasion of Taiwan …

Linksys Routers Malware ‘The Moon’ Spreading

Linksys router users might want to take some extra precautions. Johannes B. Ullrich, a security researcher at the SANS Technology Institute, has …

What's Happening in Kiev Right Now Is Vladimir Putin's Worst Nightmare

I will not explain to you what is happening in Kiev tonight other than to say that it is Vladimir Putin's worst nightmare.<p>The last time that this …

Russia

NATO Bombed Soviet Submarines With Tiny, Annoying Magnets

‘Floppy-magnets’ made enemy subs noisier, easier to hunt—but were too hard to train with<p>At the height of the Cold War, the Soviet Union had so many …

Yanukovych, Opposition Agree 'Truce'

Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders have agreed to "a truce" and the start of direct negotiations on ending the country's …

Lebanon dances into the abyss as Syria conflict crosses border

<b>Lebanon is hosting around a million refugees from the conflict in Syria, which means that one in four people in the country are Syrian. But the impact on Syria's neighbour goes well beyond a humanitarian crisis, writes the BBC's Kim Ghattas.</b><p>The pictures of Hezbollah's martyrs hang from the …

Middle East

Phone-hacking trial: Blair 'advised Brooks before arrest'

<b>Tony Blair gave advice to newspaper executive Rebekah Brooks on handling the phone-hacking scandal six days before her arrest, a court has heard.</b><p>The court heard Mrs Brooks spoke to the former prime minister and passed on what he had said to James Murdoch, then News International executive …

Tony Blair

Damascus truce agreed

<b>ISTANBUL</b><p>A ceasefire between Syria's government forces and the Free Syrian Army, to allow for the delivery of provisions to opposition-controlled …