Tricia Ware

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36 Links That Are Like Catnip for Photographers

It's truly been a great week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking at all corners of the internet to find the …

Landscape Photography

Big Pic: The Solar System Has A Tail

We thought there was something back there, but we hadn't seen it till now.<p>NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) has caught a glimpse of something we've long suspected was there, but could never actually observe: Our tail.<p>Yep, our solar system definitely has one, and it seems to take the …

If Dustin Hoffman can walk like a woman in Tootsie, why can't all men?

Reading this on mobile? Click here to view video<p>Most people don't actually walk a mile in someone else's shoes before judging them. But in a week …

Pentax Q10 Review

Pentax is not a company to sit quietly on the sidelines and watch the traffic go by. The most recent and startling example of this was the …

‘Everyone Is A Photographer’: Specialize or Perish

Battle hardened photographers will tell you that theirs used to be an elite profession, difficult to do, hard to enter, and accorded the proper …

What is a Dyson sphere?

Are some advanced civilizations in our galaxy now collecting all of the energy emitted by their stars? If so, we would call their energy-collecting …

Universe

On The Red Couch with Architizer's Marc Kushner

On The Red Couch with Architizer’s Marc Kushner<p>Inside Flipboard / May 30, 2013<p><i>Marc Kushner considers himself a bit of a pariah in his family.</i><p><i>He chose</i> …

Early bird called Dawn beat Archaeopteryx to worm by 10m years

A prehistoric beast the size of a pheasant has become a contender for the title of oldest bird to stalk the Earth.<p>The small, feathered "Dawn" bird …

The Mad Billionaire Behind GoPro: The World's Hottest Camera Company

Nick Woodman is 37 years old. His constantly tousled sepia hair and permanent, mischievous half-grin make him look 27. And he acts 17, as I learn 30,000 feet above the Rocky Mountains, after Woodman packed me, his wife, Jill, and a dozen of his favorite colleagues and buds into a chartered …

So You Want to Be a Stock Photographer, Part II

Preface: There will be no images included in this entry. The point is to have the reader start reviewing the work of great stock shooters. Stock …

Time-Lapse Photos of Embryos May Lead to Heathier In-Vitro Babies

An interesting new imaging technique in use by fertility experts at the CARE fertility clinic in the United Kingdom may be the key to increasing the …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Lightning Strikes Grand Canyon

We’ve all seen photos of the Grand Canyon, but I’ll bet you’ve never seen one like this. Last year, Travis Roe captured this image of a lightning …

Grand Canyon

North Pole Moves Because of Global Warming: Study

<b>North Pole moves: A new study in Geophysical Research Letters asserts that the North Pole is moving because of increased melting of the Greenland ice</b> …

Depressed people's body clocks 'out of sync' - Futurity

U. MICHIGAN (US) — A new brain study reveals that the circadian clocks of people …

Earth's Core Is Weaker Than We Thought

Like so many of our own! No judgments, Earth.<p>A new study in Nature Geoscience, from two Stanford researchers, indicates that our planet's super-dense, super strong core may not be as strong as we'd thought.<p>It's very difficult to replicate the kind of ultra-high-pressure environment of Earth's iron …

Dirk Nowitzki Reportedly Will Take Huge Pay Cut to Help Mavericks in Offseason

Dirk Nowitzki is ready to do anything necessary to help his team win, including reducing his salary in the offseason.<p>According to Tim MacMahon of ESPN, the Dallas Mavericks power forward is willing to take a "significant pay cut" in the summer. Nowitzki recently told the media:<p>At this point of my …

NBA

North Dakota lawmaker: Blame Roe v. Wade for school shootings

Rep. Kevin Cramer cited “abortion on demand” as the reason “our culture sees school shootings so often”<p>In his remarks at the University of Mary's 2013 commencement, Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) blamed Roe v. Wade for tragedies like the Sandy Hook and Aurora theater shootings. Because Cramer, who has a …

Wait for it: Ants pick perfect time to forage - Futurity

STANFORD (US) — A biologist’s decades-long study of the collective behavior of harvester ant colonies …

Human embryonic stem cells created from adult tissue for first time

Scientists have used the cloning technique that led to Dolly the sheep to turn human skin into embryonic stem cells – which can make any tissue in …

Ancient Maya Pyramid Destroyed in Belize

An archaeological group says it plans to take legal action.<p><b>Despite its small size, the Caribbean country of Belize is known for a few outstanding characteristics: a spectacular barrier reef, a teeming rain forest, and extensive Maya ruins.</b><p>It now has one fewer of those ruins.<p>A construction company …

Flee, Canadian Travel App, Makes Trip-Planning A Whole Lot Less Stressful

Although the anticipation of an upcoming vacation has been shown to boost happiness for up to two months before a leisure trip takes place, making your actual travel arrangements can be more headache-inducing than anything else.<p>In answer to all our trip-booking woes, Canadian startup app Flee -- …

The 10 Biggest Bargains in the 2013 NHL Playoffs

Depth is one of the essential ingredients in winning the Stanley Cup.<p>Having great depth at forward and on the blue line is required of all teams with championship aspirations because relying on just one or two lines to be effective consistently puts too much pressure on superstar players.<p>In the …

NHL

Yankees activate Curtis Granderson

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson appeared in his first regular-season game on Tuesday, but did so in an unfamiliar …

Baseball

Giants present Cabrera with World Series ring before loss to Blue Jays

The <b>Toronto Blue Jays</b> outfielder Melky Cabrera was presented with his 2012 World Series ring on Tuesday night, nine months after he was suspended for …

Derrick Rose Made $33.4 Million This Season Even Though He Didn't Play A Minute

Rose ranked seventh among all U.S.-based athletes, taking in more than $33.4 million this season. That is an incredible figure for an athlete that has sat out the entire season.<p>If we take closer look, it seems fitting that Rose actually made more money "off the court," with $17.0 million in …

Derrick Rose

A San Francisco Giants Pitcher Gave $500,000 Back To His Team After Noticing An Error In His Contract

But under the advice of his agent (and his conscience), he ended up returning the money to the team, Affeldt says in his new book.<p>From Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle:<p>"Affeldt was set to earn $4 million in 2010 under an existing contract with the Giants when they negotiated a …

San Francisco

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …