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It's in the Tweet: Celebrity Relationship Rifts

Sometimes celebs use Twitter as a personal diary, spilling their thoughts in the vaguest way possible. The topic of conversation? Romance, …

Ian Somerhalder

The best films of 2013: what are your favourites so far?

We're nearly half-way through 2013, which seems like a good excuse to look back over the last few months' film releases and have a minor bicker over …

The Avengers and LEGO superheroes get Marvellous reception

There was no gambling required down in Las Vegas when it came to the 2013 LIMA Licensing Awards as it named a blockbuster which generated over $1.5 …

Zack Snyder on the controversial ending to Man of Steel

<b>In case the above headline hasn’t given it away already, this post contains MAJOR spoilers for Man of Steel, so if you haven’t seen the film yet,</b> …

Man of Steel: Ridiculous Criticisms Rebutted

<b>Martin Deer responds to some of the ridiculous criticisms aimed at Man of Steel…</b><p><b>Man of Steel</b> has caused a slight split between <b>Superman</b> fans and film …

Mastering Challenging Lighting Conditions for Nightclub Style Photography

Commercial photographers are regularly faced with challenging lighting conditions and rigid deadlines. Meticulous planning and flexibility are …

Photography

What an Atomic Bomb Explosion Looks Like from Above and Below

On November 5, 1951, a 31 kiloton atomic bomb was dropped in the Nevada Test Site from a B-45 Tornado bomber. A camera in the air was documenting the …

Eye-Popping Photographs of the National Pyrotechnic Festival in Mexico

The municipality of Tultepec in Mexico produces about half of all of the country’s fireworks. Every year, more than 100,000 people flock to the area …

Adobe Photoshop CC Has Apparently Been Cracked One Day After Launch

It truly is a cat and mouse game between software developers and software pirates. It’s been that way for years. So when a company like Adobe decides …

How To Shoot Amazing Photographs Indoors With Nothing But Window Light

For some photos, nothing beats the natural beauty of ambient light. When used correctly natural light can create soft portraits that bring out great …

Winners of Photo5 Live competition revealed

Photography

The 2013 Songs of the Summer

<b>This is the second year</b> I've compiled a Songs of the Summer package, but let's be clear: I'm not any closer to believing the entire "Song of the Summer" concept is anything more than a bullshit media construct. Like I said last year, Major League Baseball is seasonal. Music shouldn't be. Yes, there …

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

The visibility of distilled water is about 80 metres. Blue Lake, in New Zealand's South Island, clocks in at 76 metres. Here are the first-ever …

Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

Editor's Note: Please welcome Kevin Liu of Science Fare to SE: Drinks. We're pumped to have him here to share a bit of cocktail science.<p>The difference between a perfectly balanced cocktail and a so-so one often comes down to ice. How does ice affect temperature? Dilution? Since as much as half the …

Double Exposure Portraits

The Bulgarian photographer Aneta Ivanova suggests a delicate softness in its clichés using the technique of double exposure. Female bodies and …

Rainscapes: Hyperrealistic Rainy Windshield Drawings by Elizabeth Patterson | Colossal

<p>Fascinated by the texture and color of water artist Elizabeth Patterson challenged herself to recreate the absurdly complex formation of water …

Best selling albums of the LP era

The long play record turns 65 this week. Take a look back at the best selling albums of the LP era.

The Great Barrier Reef we stand to lose – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/19/great-barrier-reef-in-pictures<p>720<p>As the UN pressures Australia to better protect the reef, …

Well done, Microsoft - http://tcrn.ch/120B90s

Noam Chomsky: NSA surveillance is an attack on American citizens - http://bit.ly/14imZqy "Governments should not have this capacity. But governments will use whatever technology is available to them to combat their primary enemy – which is their own population," he told the Guardian. Photograph: Graeme Robertson for the Guardian

Dolphin ‘dies after China tourist abuse’: Tourists who posed for photos rather than save stricken mammal condemned

A dolphin died in China after being lifted out of the water by tourists who posed for photographs rather than help the stricken mammal.<p>The dolphin …

Simon Parkes: Labour politician ‘fathered child with Cat Queen alien’

<b>A Labour politician has claimed he fathered a child with an alien he regularly meets up with for extra-terrestrial sex.</b><p>Councillor Simon Parkes, who …

The Large Hadron Collider in pictures: using big technology to investigate tiny things