Rick Dawe

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Forensic Technology Helps Case Against West African Ivory Dealer Accused as a Trafficker

DNA and radioisotope analysis help close ivory smuggling's favorite loophole.<p>Prosecutors in the tiny West African country of Togo employed some of the world's most advanced forensic technology in making their case against ivory shop owner Edouodji Emile N'Bouke.<p>N'Bouke, 64, had operated Rose Ivoire …

Extinction

Stuart Franklin: how I photographed Tiananmen Square and 'tank man'

The Magnum photographer tells his story of the 1989 protests, from peaceful demonstration to bloody crackdown, the iconic 'tank man' – and how hamburgers gave him his big break<p>• Stuart Franklin captures the Tiananmen Square protests – in pictures<p>At the start, Tiananmen Square had the atmosphere of …

National Geographic Photographer's Stunning Landscapes Pay Tribute to Ansel Adams

Thirty years since the passing of Ansel Adams, acclaimed National Geographic photographer Peter Essick pays tribute to the master of landscape photography and the craggy California Sierra Nevada wilderness area named in his honor. Inspired by the stunning scenery that Adams captured several decades …

Photography

Site profiling his five murders solves a century-old mystery: ‘We know where Jack the Ripper lived’

It is a mystery that has eluded detectives for more than a century, but criminologists now believe they know where Jack the Ripper lived.<p>By using the …

Another reason to avoid stick people stickers on your car

Stick figure decals are the biggest thing in car window decoration since Baby on Board signs in 1984. However, you may want to think twice before decorating the back window of your vehicle with those trendy-but-tacky drawings. Taste issues aside, police across the United States have issued a …

Business (Canada)

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Best of the Week: Photography, Apple + Beats, Architecture and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Video: Historic WWI Photographs of 1914 Antwerp Fade Into Their 2014 Equivalents

Each of the transitions above capture 100 years of change. The effects of two World Wars that left some areas untouched and others unrecognizable. …