Viktorija Ćurlin

20 Flips | 5 Magazines | 19 Likes | 2 Following | 1 Follower | @Vicky_93 | Student of Russian and Anthropology. Feminist. 23. Living in Zagreb, Croatia.

Prince: the reign of a fashion icon - CNN Style

Written by Angelica Pursley, for CNN<p>His Royal Badness, the Purple One, "the artist formerly known as Prince" and of course, simply Prince, has died at the age of 57. With a career spanning four decades, and many monikers, the legendary musician will not be soon forgotten.<p>Nor will he be remembered …

Music

Looking Back at a Year of Bloodshed in Yemen

One year after the beginning of the Saudi military campaign in the country, our correspondents recall the destruction and horror they witnessed firsthand.<p><i>We've traveled to Yemen twice in the last two years. Once in 2014, prior to the Houthi takeover, and again in September and October of 2015 after</i> …

China Detains Mongolian Herders for Protesting Over Appropriated Grasslands

Chinese authorities have detained upwards of 20 ethnic Mongolian herders after they allegedly gave interviews to foreign media outlets, accusing them …

China

Japan tsunami remembered five years on

<b>Japan is marking the fifth anniversary of the earthquake and tsunami that left more than 18,000 dead or missing.</b><p>PM Shinzo Abe and Emperor Akihito are attending a memorial in Tokyo, and joined a moment of silence nationwide at the exact moment the quake hit.<p>The magnitude-9.0 quake struck offshore, …

Why have so few women been architects of our cities – extract

Women have often made an impact on their cities, but they are rarely recognised and often challenged, according to Jane Jose’s new book Places Women Make<p>Does it matter that so few women have designed city buildings in Australian cities? Is there a difference between the designs, sensibility and …

Will LiFi Take Big Data And The Internet Of Things To A New Level?

The enormous demand for WiFi and transmissions of mass quantities of data is putting a strain on the current technologies. With the predicted exponential growth of mobile devices, by 2019 more than ten billion mobile devices will exchange 35 quintillion (1018) bytes of information each month — and …

Internet of Things

White Balance Vs. Color Correction | A Few Tips On Handling This Daunting Subject

Having just had a single day off the heels of the holidays, many of us have enjoyed, or endured, an absolute torrent of imagery coming from friends, …

Canon Announces 5 New PowerShot Cameras

As CES 2016 kicks off in Las Vegas, Canon today announced 5 new PowerShot cameras for its entry- and mid-level digital camera lineups. Here’s a quick …

Ingredients of common junk foods

In "Ingredients: A Visual Exploration of 75 Additives & 25 Food Products," photographer Dwight Eschliman and science writer Steve Ettlinger reveal the ingredients in 25 popular American food products, including Hidden Valley Ranch salad dressing, Hostess Twinkies, and Cool Ranch Doritos.<p>Eschliman …

Four new elements have been added to the periodic table

Confirmed discoveries complete the table's seventh row<p>Four new elements have been permanently added to the periodic table, after their discoveries were verified by the global chemistry organization that oversees the table. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) last week …

Samsung's 2016 looks like it's going to be tougher than expected

In a statement on Monday, Samsung said Chief Executive Kwon Oh-hyun told employees in a New Year's address that low global growth will persist this year, with greater uncertainty stemming from issues such as financial risks for emerging countries.<p>The comments, which didn't disclose specific …