Pranav Gupta

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

How Gorilla Poop Could Help Stop Ebola

A new way of tracking the deadly virus that's spreading through West Africa<p>Police drove through Kroo Bay this morning, past the open sewers and snuffling pigs, yelling at people to go inside—largely to no avail. All the 14,000 residents of the shanty town in Freeport, Sierra Leone, had been ordered …

Taken - Photographs and text by Meeri Koutaniemi | LensCulture

A child’s hand held a flashlight. It was the only source of light in the dark mud hut. The child shined the light on her, revealing that she lay naked and bound on the floor. The light beam hit in between the girl’s bare thighs.<p>Women gathered in the cowshed. Animal leather was applied to the floor …

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How to Create a Ridiculously Interesting Magazine (In Four Steps or Maybe Less)

MagMaker / July 16, 2014<p>It doesn’t matter if you’re writing a blog, sharing photos, posting social updates, or curating a magazine on Flipboard: if …

Experimental drug likely saved Ebola patients

On Thursday, Dr. Kent Brantly thought he was going to die.<p>It was the ninth day since the American missionary worker came down sick with Ebola in Liberia.<p>His condition worsening by the minute, Brantly called his wife to say goodbye.<p>Thankfully, the call was premature.<p>Brantly is back on his feet -- …

Mysterious holes in Siberia may be craters of climate change explosions

Holes like this one have been appearing in Siberia — at least three are known so far. There are a couple of theories for what's causing them and both …

7 States Running Out Of Water: 24/7 Wall St.

In seven states drought conditions were so severe that each had more than half of its land area in severe drought. Severe drought is characterized by crop loss, frequent water shortages, and mandatory water use restrictions. Based on data from the U.S. Drought Monitor, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the …

Windowless Jet Will Let You Virtually Ride on Top of Clouds

The Windowless Supersonic Jet<p>Cabin Interior Day<p>Cabin Interior City View<p>Cabin Interior Mountain View<p>Cabin Interior Night View<p>The Spike S-512 …

Scientists Revive 1,500-Year-Old Moss and Other News You Need to Know

Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening around the world. Today, we're …

Mt. Gox Lets Users Log In and Check Their Bitcoin Balances

The Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is finally allowing users to check their online wallet balances, nearly a month after its abrupt shut down.<p>Mt. Gox filed …

Sony Brings Virtual-Reality System 'Project Morpheus' to PlayStation 4

Sony is jumping into the virtual-reality field, bringing its own system called "Project Morpheus" to the PlayStation 4.<p>Sony Worldwide Studios …

Edward Snowden: The Biggest Revelations Are Yet to Come

VANCOUVER, Canada — Edward Snowden on Tuesday said the biggest revelations have yet to come out of the estimated 1.7 million documents he acquired …

50-cent Paper Microscope Can Detect Diseases

The Foldscope, an origami-like microscope, is the size of a bookmark, virtually indestructible and costs only $0.50 to produce.<p>Its creator, Manu …

9 Food Twitter Accounts That Will Fill You Up With Laughter

On Twitter, it's easy to play with your food.<p>There are so many parodies to follow on Twitter. Most of these hilarious accounts are related to movies, …

1,001 Movies to See Before You Die

At a loss for what to watch on Netflix tonight? Don't stress.<p>YouTube user Jonathan Keogh compiled this 10-minute supercut of 1,001 movies everyone …

Ray William Johnson Retires From YouTube

While it normally takes the average person anywhere from 30 to 40 years to retire, it takes a famous Youtuber about five. At least if you're Ray …

The First Android Wear Devices Are the Moto 360 and LG G Watch

Earlier this afternoon, Google officially unveiled Android Wear, its new platform for wearables. Now both Motorola and LG have announced Android Wear …

7 Backstories Behind Everyday Technology Terms

Mouse, cookie, spam — all of these words are double agents.<p>The common terms take on a second meaning when it comes to the tech world. Everyday words …

Flying Taser Drone Delivers 80,000 Volts of Paralyzing Fear

We already know about the lethal capabilities of military drones, but a new personal drone experiment is showing us just how terrifyingly effective …

23 Kids Having a Worse Monday Than You

We all have our guilty pleasures.<p>Some people annihilate an entire bag of potato chips in a single sitting, others spend endless hours watching …

The Elegant Secrets Of Flying Snakes

Flying snakes are mysterious. How do they soar? Without wings or other helpful appendages, how do they glide from tree to tree?<p>A team of American scientists, including Lorena Barba of George Washington University and Jake Socha of Virginia Tech, has been studying the small flying snake – about a …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

LA Diary<p>At 71, the legendary screenwriter and director behind <i>Taxi Driver</i>, <i>Raging Bull</i>, and <i>American Gigolo</i> has a searingly good new film.<p>By Zach Baron2 …

Snake eats crocodile in Queensland lake

A snake has eaten a crocodile in an epic duel captured by onlookers at a Queensland lake.<p>The whopper python took on the croc at Lake Moondarra, near Mount Isa, on Sunday. A Mount Isa woman, Tiffany Corlis, was having breakfast nearby when canoeists racing on the lake alerted her about the endurance …

18 Inspirational Quotes to Celebrate International Women's Day

The world celebrates International Women's Day on March 8th.<p>In honor of the ladies who have inspired, paved the way and given hope to so many of us, …

Your New Favorite Player Just Made the NBA

Every once in a while, a sports story comes along that's so inspiring — so improbable and such an incredible testament to the potential of human will …

Warning: You Will Not Be Able to Forget This 90-Second Video

One-second-a-day videos have practically become their own art form in the past couple of years — whether the videos in question are chronicling the …

10 Free Audiobook Sites to Get Your Bookworm On

The Internet is overflowing with free audiobooks. On the wild frontier of the web, there are hundreds of sites ponying up downloadable literary works …