Dawn Wilson

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Develop an Efficient Photography Workflow

Why is having a consistent workflow so important?<p>At some point, most photographers develop a series of routines for capturing, copying, and …

Using Framing in composition

The 20 Biggest Prehistoric Mammals

Although the biggest prehistoric mammals never approached the size of the biggest dinosaurs (which preceded them by tens of millions of years), pound …

Pleistocene megafauna

<b>Pleistocene megafauna</b> is the set of large animals that lived on Earth during the Pleistocene epoch and became extinct during the Quaternary …

Quark quartet opens fresh vista on matter

First particle containing four quarks is confirmed.<p>Physicists have resurrected a particle that may have existed in the first hot moments after the …

Physics

Particle accelerator that can fit on a tabletop opens new chapter for science research

The laser plasma accelerator has accelerated about half a billion electrons to 2 gigaelectronvolts over a distance of about 1 inch. It's a downsizing …

Printing tiny batteries

A research team from Harvard University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has demonstrated the ability to 3D print a battery. This …

Life on the Edge

The hands are sensitive enough to choose individual potato chips and place it in her mouth and are capable of 24 different movements. Touch Bionics donated both hands. Each unit costs approximately $100,000. Aimee’s infection followed an injury during a zip line accident. More info: http://abcn.ws/13AzsE5 Photo credit: Copeland Family/AP Photo|Touch Bionics

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

A curious letter from David Tredinnick MP, the government’s resident medical loon

It’s hard to know what to make of David Tredinnick MP (Cons, Bosworth). He is certainly an extreme example of the scientific ignorance of our …

Space Oddity

Weird

If Your Shrink Is A Bot, How Do You Respond?

Her hair is brown and tied back into a professional-looking ponytail. She wears a blue shirt, tan sweater and delicate gold chain. It's the first time she has met the man sitting across from her, and she looks out at him, her eyes curious.<p>"So how are you doing today?" she asks cautiously, trying to …

A little earth and a little sky in one puddle

Thanks so much to EarthSky Facebook friend Marianna Bucina Roco for sharing this image with us!<p>Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky …

UK's first official astronaut Tim Peake 'absolutely delighted' to get ISS mission

Britain's first official astronaut has spoken of his delight at being selected for a lengthy mission aboard the International Space Station.<p>Major Tim …