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The Philippines

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>See photos of the Philippines (including Cebu Island, Manila, Banaue rice terraces, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Christmas Trees

One Step Closer to Hover Boards: Three-Dimensional Mid-Air Acoustic Manipulation | Colossal

<p>While we’ve seen examples of objects suspended mid-air using quantum levitation and acoustic levitation, a team of three Japanese engineers from The …

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Radiation Physicist Beautifully Colorizes X-Ray Images of Nature

<b>Hanging Begonia, Chameleon</b><p>In late October, at the TEDx event in Groningen, Netherlands, one man stood on the stage and gave a fascinating talk about how his life's work had taken him on a journey to becoming an artist. Arie van't Riet studied radiation physics at Delft University of Technology and …

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – review

After the dawdling disappointments of <i>An Unexpected Journey</i>, Peter Jackson gets back on track with this second instalment in his ongoing adaptation of Tolkien's slim novel – albeit with the addition of umpteen appendices to flesh out the narrative. With less whimsical waffle than its predecessor, <i>The</i> …

Weekend readers' best photographs: prepare

From books to bikes: your best pictures on this week's theme, prepare.<p>The next topic is pamper (to appear January 11). Email a hi-res image (one per entry), plus a sentence or two about what inspired you to take your photo, to in.pictures@guardian.co.uk by noon on Tuesday December 17; please supply …

Photographing the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights

Those of us who live in warmer climates often tend to look at the rocky ice-fields of Alaska (or Canada, or Russia) and wonder, “Why anyone would …

Top 10 Tips for Family Photo Poses

In both studio and on-location photography, the right family poses make the difference between stunning memories and forgettable snapshots. Most …

Invisible women: can you spot the mothers in these photographs?

With exposure times of half a minute, Victorian mothers wanting a portrait of their children had to disguise themselves as chairs, couches and curtains to hold them still. The results, captured in Linda Fregni Nagler's book The Hidden Mother, are both touching and unsettling

William sings with Bon Jovi and Swift at charity event

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1031000/1031698_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534526305_ab7899836534fe8092af0b134d8f2cc4<p><b>The Duke of Cambridge has surprised guests at a Kensington Palace charity event by performing alongside US singers Jon Bon Jovi and Taylor Swift.</b><p>He …

So you think you're funny

Stop for a moment and think about the last time you laughed so hard, tears were rolling down your cheeks. Laughter is a gift that we all cherish. …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Amazing Halo Phenomenon Photographed over Finland

The Northern Lights are the envy of many after-dark photographers who haven’t yet caught sight of them. They make for beautiful, other-worldly …

10 best photographs of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of photo highlights, today's theme is children.<p>For more days' pictures see our live blog

Gravity might be hi-tech but it's got an old soul

The wonder of Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity – wonder being entirely the right word – is that the full spectrum of state-of-the-art digital special effects, CGI and 3D technology have been harnessed together in revolutionary ways to tell a story whose hallmarks of purity, clarity, brevity and, above all, …

Where art and fashion collide – in pictures

Catwalk fashion is often barmy, but to consider it unwearable may be missing the point. Art/Fashion in the 21st Century, a new book by Mitchell Oakley Smith and Alison Kubler, explores how collaborations between designers and artists have merged the spheres of fashion and art. "Fashion is staking a …

Snooki, Ellen DeGeneres, and the Week’s Best Celebrity Selfies (PHOTOS)

Aziz Ansari hangs out with Grover, Jenny McCarthy gets inside Miley Cyrus’s mouth, and more sefies celebs tweeted this week.<p>11.03.13 5:45 AM ET

Daylight Saving Time 2013: When Does It End? And Why?

Here's why we get an extra hour of sleep and an earlier sunset this weekend.<p><b>With an extra hour of sleep and an earlier sunset, daylight saving time (also called daylight savings time) ends this weekend.</b><p>That means clock confusion is once again ticking away, giving rise to hotly debated questions: …

34 Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects

Concrete is, believe it or not, a very versatile material. It’s not used just in big projects and buildings but also for smaller, DIY projects. You …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Dec<p>6<p>Thu<p>Morgan Evans, Dee Jay Silver<p>Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, MD<p>Nov<p>9<p>Fri<p>Dan + Shay Morgan Evans & Dee Jay Silver<p>Giant Center, Hershey, …

Guilt, history and “Ender’s Game”

The new movie version of Orson Scott Card’s fable about sci-fi genocide offers surprising historical insight<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>November 2, 2013 4:30pm (UTC)<p>We seem greatly preoccupied with issues of historical guilt and historical reckoning these days, issues that lie at the heart of Orson Scott Card’s …

Autumn Sunrise in the Smokies

The Happiest Country in the World

TravelDigital Nomad<p>So far, I’ve been to about ten countries that each claim to be the happiest country on Earth.<p>In Iceland, in Denmark, in Holland, even in India once, someone pulled me aside to claim that their country is the happiest. I never disagree; I just simply ask, “How do you know?”<p>I’ve …

Thor: The Dark World – review

A man who knows his way around a toolbox is a good thing. A man who names his hammer (and names it Mjölnir), then keeps it by his side at all times, on a little string, is less appealing. Nonetheless, this is our hero in the second instalment of the adventures of one of Marvel's more workmanlike …

A Space Laser Designed To Vaporize Dangerous Asteroids

DE-STAR could vaporize asteroids that threaten Earth in less than an hour.<p>DE-STAR is designed to vaporize or divert asteroids that threaten Earth. This isn't science fiction—I build things that have to work in practice. DE-STAR stands for Directed Energy Solar Targeting of Asteroids and …