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Jets coach tired of Sheldon Richardson’s ‘B.S.’ Marshall feud

Todd Bowles is so done with this Sheldon Richardson-Brandon Marshall feud. The Jets coach called it “B.S.,” told Richardson so on Monday and …

Volkswagen engineer pleads guilty in emissions scandal [Updated]

James Liang met with the EPA but did not mention any defeat devices.<p>In a Detroit District Court today, 62-year-old engineer James Robert Liang …

Consciousness in the universe: A review of the ‘Orch OR’ theory

Abstract<p>The nature of consciousness, the mechanism by which it occurs in the brain, and its ultimate place in the universe are unknown. We proposed …

On Chomsky and the Two Cultures of Statistical Learning

At the MIT 150 symposium, Chomsky said that the notion of success used by statistical language models (namely, that they successfully predict the …

A Simple, Effective Noise Reduction Technique for Night Sky Photos

Noise reduction for night sky photos can be tricky, because the algorithms at play often reduce the sharpness of your stars while removing noise in …

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3 Extremely Useful Photoshop Techniques you Should Know

We all know how immensely powerful Photoshop is. From a simple contrast tweak to advance photo composites, we can do it all within the confines of …

11 Steps for Basic Portrait Editing in Lightroom – A Beginner’s Guide

I love Lightroom, and use it for the vast majority of my portrait editing. You can achieve a wide variety of portrait effects in Lightroom, from …

SLAC Theorist Lance Dixon Explains Quantum Gravity

Our world is ruled by four fundamental forces: the gravitational pull of massive objects, the electromagnetic interaction between electric charges, …

Tax deductions: 34 you may be forgetting

Tax law is incredibly complicated, and even if yours are easy there may be deductions you're missing.<p>Tax law is incredibly complicated, and even if …

How to Make Your RAW Files Pop With Lightroom

Have you ever opened your RAW files to see that they lack contrast and saturation? This happens due to the fact that the camera doesn't apply any …

A Complete Guide to Retouching Portraits in Photoshop for Free

There is an innumerable amount of articles and tutorials teaching parts and pieces of retouching portraits. However, finding the ones with quality …

Tutorials

How to Create Strong Compositions Using Color Contrast

When I wrote about making dramatic images using shadow and contrast, a reader rightly pointed out that a couple of my photos were also good examples …

Digital Photography

This Video May Help You Wrap Your Head Around 'Quantum Foam'

Thanks, NASA!<p>What <i>is</i> "quantum foam," anyway?<p>Most physics buffs have heard of the space-time concept, which suggests that empty space as we tend to think of it isn't empty at all. Rather, at very small scales, space and time can be a bit "fuzzy" or "bubbly," kind of like foam.<p>"The 'bubbles' in the …

6 Photoshop Tools Every Newbie Should Learn

In the days before digital imaging, if you truly wanted to elevate your photography to the level of art, you learned how to process your images in …

Things You Should Know About Photography Competitions From A Judge's Perspective

Photography contests aren't for everyone, that's a given. And rightfully so–not everyone wants to parade their work around in front of a bunch a …

Physicists demonstrate the quantum von Neumann architecture

A new paradigm in quantum information processing has been demonstrated by physicists at UC Santa Barbara. Their results are published in this week's …

Honda to Mass Produce Next-Generation Thin Film Solar Cell

Honda announced its plan to begin mass production in 2007, of an independently developed thin film solar cell composed of non-silicon compound …

Clean Energy

Physicists investigate unusual form of quantum mechanics

(Phys.org)—In a new study, physicists at Penn State University have for the first time proposed a way to test a little-understood form of quantum …

What Triggered the Big Bang? It's Complicated (Op-Ed)

<i>Paul Sutter is a visiting scholar at The Ohio State University's Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP). Sutter is also host of the</i> …

Turbulent Magnetic 'Perfect Storm' Triggers Hypernovas

Although intense magnetic fields have long been assumed as the driving force behind the most powerful supernovas, astrophysicists have now created a …

Wells Fargo Conversations

A trust can be a great tool for passing assets to your descendants and can also help your grandchildren meet their goals.<p>Trusts may be helpful …

These Bouncing Droplets Could Help Resolve a 90-Year Mystery of Quantum Mechanics

The drops of silicone oil bobbing in this mesmerizing video do more than create aesthetically satisfying ripples across a slick surface. They could …

Physics

Get Lost in These Trippy Fluid Dynamics GIFs

Lava lamps have a longstanding association with certain lifestyle choices. That's right, I'm talking about the study of fluid dynamics. OK, maybe …

Equations

Adobe Photoshop update brings custom toolbars and artboards

Before the sun sets on 2015, Adobe has another round of updates for its Creative Cloud software. The new features span a number of apps, but we'll focus on Photoshop CC. To boost overall productivity, and to save you time and a few headaches, Adobe is giving the photo-editing software custom …

American big business faces the G20 in a fight for $2.1tn in unpaid tax

Less than two months ago, the finance ministers of the G20 gathered for a celebratory dinner in Peru to mark agreement on a “once-in-a-century” package of reforms to combat tax avoidance by multinational corporations that is costing governments up to $240bn a year. But last week a Scottish …

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Photowalk Adventure: A Rare Look Inside CERN

<i>By Todd Vorenkamp</i><p>I fancy myself as an industrial photographer. I know, pretty fancy. In March of 2008, <i>National Geographic</i> ran an article, “The Search …

Increase the Dynamic Range of a Photo

<b>Introduction</b><br>There are times when it is impossible to capture the entire dynamic range of a scene in a single image. Recently I ran in into this …

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

5 Free Lightroom Resources all Photographers Should Know About

No matter your skill level or interest level in photography, there are scores of camera choices available to choose from; whether DSLR or mirrorless; …

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