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Horrific Details on Syria Chemical Attacks Left Out, for Now, From U.N. Report

At least twice this year, the Syrian military fired Iranian-made artillery shells filled with a chlorine-like substance that oozed poison slowly, giving victims just a few minutes to escape.<p>In another attack, Syrian forces dropped a chemical bomb on the top-floor balcony of an apartment building, …

Middle East

The Syrian War Is Actually Many Wars

President Donald Trump is ordering U.S. strikes against government targets in Syria after a suspected chemical attack.<p>The Middle East is a “troubled place,” President Donald Trump said Friday night as he described his decision to use America’s “righteous power” in a retaliatory attack against …

Middle East

New GOP bill lets companies force you to take genetic tests, lets them share results with third parties - ExtremeTech

By on March 10, 2017 at 3:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>A new bill introduced by Virginia …

Health Care

Pictures of the Week 1.11.18

The Recruiters: Searching For The Next Generation Of Warfighters In A Divided America

On a muggy Tuesday afternoon in August, Staff Sgt. Justin Mclnald, a U.S. Army soldier with the Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion, was piloting a …

Funny Pictures – March 4, 2017

Looked out my window at work and saw this. <br>viaWhen you defeat all the Asian tourists and you need to fight the final boss. <br>viaThis is what you get …

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

As we start to 3D-print everything — including houses, of all things — it's pretty impressive that a company built one in just 24 hours.<p>Located in …

Architecture

Snapchat IPO: California school banks millions

Parents at Saint Francis High School in California include some of the world's wealthiest technology investors.<p>To fund scholarships for less well-off families, they clubbed together and invested in technology stock.<p>But they never predicted that a $15,000 (£12,000) investment in a start-up called …

10 Of The Greatest Living Street Photographers In The World

Street Photography is a branch of realistic fine-art photography that records unposed scenes in public places.<p>The primary subject is people, at rest …

We don’t understand how AI make most decisions, so now algorithms are explaining themselves

Self-awareness, or the ability to understand and explain oneself, is one of the largest divides between artificial and human intelligence. While we may not fully understand ourselves, we can offer up a rationale for our decisions in most cases. On the other hand, AI algorithms are usually only …

Artificial Intelligence

Our Favorite Photographers Tell Us Exactly What Gear To Splurge On For The Holidays

I’m a big proponent of saying “It’s the wizard, not the wand,” with regards to camera gear. I firmly believe it, too. Unless you focus your efforts on understanding light, framing and general composition, you’ll be hard pressed to capture something enticing. You could have a top of the line $50,000 …

Funny Pictures – September 10, 2016

My sister in law asked the balloon guy for a beer… <br>viaWell, at least they’re fixing the problem. <br>viaI keep a picture of Terry Crews with me in my …

Photo Critique Series: Light and Drama at Tunnel View

Yosemite Valley View by Srinivasa PunnamrajuThe Photo Critique Series is not dead! It just took a long vacation. This time we’ll look at a photograph …

Stunning Cityscape Photography by Dany Eid

<b>Dany Eid</b> is a talented self-taught photographer, who was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon and currently based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dany …

Meet the Facebook group calling out fake nature photography

A weasel using a woodpecker as its own private convertible; a wolf stuffing its snout in another wolf’s mouth; a reindeer comically failing to camouflage itself with some leaves. The internet has an insatiable appetite for bizarre wildlife pictures. But, like anything that brings us joy on the …

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

Location<br>Of the 400,000 square miles of tallgrass prairie that once covered North America, less than four percent remains, with most in the Flint …

From Amateur to Professional Photographer: Carol Freeman’s Tips to Go Pro

For 13 years Carol Freeman ran a successful graphic design business just outside of Chicago. “In our heyday the business had eight employees and …

Wildlife Photography at Your Doorstep

I am an amateur photographer and have had a DSLR for approximately 10 years. It is only in the last 2 years that I have started to get seriously …

Break Free From Your Comfort Zone

Most people tend to establish what's known as a "comfort zone," which is a limited set of safe, predictable and comfortable behavioral patterns that …

The 31 Best Animal Photobombs Of All Time

"Pardon me. Just swimmin' though!"

Crescendo!

<i>Young Pine, Upper Young Lake, Yosemite National Park, California.</i><p>Ansel Adams described printmaking in musical terms: The negative is the score, and …

The Painterly Landscapes Of Luca Tombolini

Milanese photographer Luca Tombolini contemplates the cosmos with his tranquil painterly landscapes, taken in a dulcet palette on a large-format …

An alien, underwater village

Photographer Chris Gug had a moment of reckoning while submerged in Glacier National Parks’ icy waters. “If one of these chunks breaks off and moves right towards me... I’m dead.”<p>Armoured in scuba gear, battling below-freezing 45mph gusts and jammed between sliding ice sheets weighing in the tons, …

See Australian Geographic's top picks for Nature Photographer of the Year

Australia's definitely a photogenic place, but there's plenty of competition when it comes to getting the perfect photograph.<p>Take the many entries …

Nature Photography

The Best Panoramic Photos Taken With Drones

<b>The Top Panoramic Photos Taken With Drones</b><p><b>1st Prize</b>—oseoseyo<p>While drone competitions tend to focus on stationary images or video, SkyPixel’s latest …

Mono magic: Black and white landscape photography

<b>Black & white photography enables a more personal interpretation of the landscape. Lee Acaster, winner of multiple photo awards, explains</b><p>We all see …

Wilbur E. ‘Bill’ Garrett, National Geographic photographer and editor, dies at 85

Wilbur E. “Bill” Garrett, a well-traveled photographer and onetime picture editor of National Geographic magazine, who was abruptly terminated as the magazine’s top editor in a policy disagreement, died Aug. 13 at his home in Great Falls, Va. He was 85.<p>The cause was a stroke, said a son, Kenneth …

These Underwater Yoga Photos Prove The Practice Is Truly Magical

Be an actual mermaid 💫<p>Looking for a reason to hit the yoga mat today? Take a gander at these stunning photos.<p>The surreal images, which were snapped by photographer Elena Kalis, feature yoga instructor Britta Jade as she masterfully executes yoga poses under water. They’re a truly majestic display …