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Using Aperture’s Adjustment Tools to Make Your Photographs Pop

Since its initial release, Aperture has evolved from an image management program to a powerful catalogue and image manipulation program for Mac …

BioShock Infinite Burial at Sea PREVIEW! - Inside Gaming

Hobby Lobby Boycotts Jewish Hanukkah And Passover (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE:</b> 10/4 6:20pm<p>Hobby Lobby has promised to begin to sell Jewish holiday items in areas near large Jewish populations.<p><b>UPDATE 10/4/13 10:15am:</b> Hobby Lobby President Steve Green has issued the following statement on behalf of the company:<p>We sincerely apologize for any employee comments that may …

Banks 'wooed Vatican priests with massages'

Priests working in the Vatican’s finance department were offered massages, luxury holidays and cruises by banks keen for their business, Italian investigators have been told.<p>The claims were made by Monsignor Nunzio Scarano, a senior Vatican accountant who was arrested and imprisoned in June on …

This Stunning Time-Lapse of New York City is a Must-Watch

New York City isn’t what it used to be. Soldiers with M-16s stand guard at Grand Central Station, walking through Times Square feels like you’re on …

GEEKY KEYBOARD SKINS

<b>GEEKY KEYBOARD SKINS</b><p>If you have a passion for comics and games but suck at remembering your keyboard keys, then a keyboard skin from Killer Duck Decals may be perfect for you.<p>Depending the skin you choose, ‘WASD’ could mean White Mage, Akuma, Samus, Dr. Eggman or Wolverine, Apocalypse, Spider-man, Deadpool.<p>Each keyboard skin is $12 and though they are specifically made for the Mac keyboard, they will also work with other keyboards.<p>If you do own a Mac keyboard though, the decals will still let …

12 Amazing Photos of Animals Congregating

<b>Stingrays</b><p>While we'll always be big fans of wildlife photography in general, there's nothing quite like seeing hundreds, thousands and even millions of animals congregating like this. Whether these photographers have captured animal migrations, where major animal groups travel long distances in …

Samsung: We’ve been making gold phones longer than Apple has been making phones

With Apple’s new gold iPhone 5s getting the most attention of any of the new colorful iPhones it released earlier this month, Samsung wants you to know that it isn’t copying Apple with its new gold Galaxy S4.<p>In a blog post on its official Samsung Tomorrow blog titled, “Golden History of Samsung …

Central Park Monkeys Caught Whispering About Hated Supervisor

You think those monkeys aren't gossiping about you? How naive.<p>The tamarins of New York City's Central Park Zoo have been caught telling secrets. In the first recorded evidence of whisper-like behavior in non-human primates, the tiny monkeys were observed making very quiet, almost inaudible …

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Absolutely Stunning Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall

Mauritius is an island nation officially called the Republic of Mauritius, or in French, <i>République de Maurice</i>, located in the Indian Ocean about …

9,000 Sand Sketches Take Over Normandy Beach

In a tribute to International Peace Day (September 21st), British artists Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss of Sand in Your Eye took a team of 60 …

X doesn't mark the spot: real shape of chromosomes revealed

Time to revise the high school biology textbooks: contrary to their typical portrayal as being precisely X-shaped, chromosomes are in fact much more complex — and much messier looking. That's the finding of a new project that relied on DNA sequencing to produce accurate 3D images of chromosomes.<p>A …

Scientists discover 100,000-year-old organisms in frozen Antarctic lake

The secret to how life could survive on alien planets may be buried within a frozen Antarctic lake. Resilient microbes that researchers think may contain those very secrets have been hidden away for over 100,000 years beneath the ice, but they've now come within scientists reach as the frozen …

Minecraft player recreates original Pokemon region

YouTube user MediocreJake constructed the original region of Pokemon, Kanto, within the blocky world of <i>Minecraft.</i><p>His recreated world includes everything from Pallet Town to Indigo Plateau. Locations counted as "interiors," such as Victory Road, the SS Anne and Rock Tunnel, will take up a separate …

Nintendo tested HD graphics for two other Zelda games as well

The HD remake of <i>The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker</i> started out as a tech demo by series lead Eiji Aonuma, but it wasn't the only game his team experimented with.<p>Speaking to Polygon last week in an interview, Aonuma said that while working on graphic approaches for the next Zelda Wii U, the team …

An incredible collection of video game backgrounds in animated GIF form - The Fox Is Black

I’m sure a lot of people don’t think of video games as pieces of art, but I’d say they’re wrong, and this proves it. Reddit user RudeBootie has put …

Rockstar Games: Time Travellers

The story of Rockstar’s journey through time to reach GTA V.<p>If art reflects culture, then Rockstar Games is one of the most substantial social …

Drug Cures Mice Of Down Syndrome With A Single Dose

But it's not a cure for humans yet.<p>Cure Down syndrome with a single injection? Well, maybe--if you're a mouse. A team of scientists from John Hopkins University and the National Institutes of Health have cured newborn mice of Down syndrome by injecting them with a drug that stimulates what's called …

New Poster for The Walking Dead: Season 4

Plus, AMC and UC Irvine launch an official Walking Dead college course.<p>AMC has released the official key art for The Walking Dead: Season 4, which …

Gift Pokemon - Pokemon Rumble U Wiki Guide - IGN

Would you like a small squad of powerful Pokemon to get you started in your Pokemon Rumble U battle career?<p>Select <b>Password</b> from the Title Screen and …

Amazon accidentally reveals new Kindle Paperwhite and September 30th release date

Ahead of any official announcement, Amazon briefly listed an updated, second-generation Kindle Paperwhite on its website this morning. As spotted by users at this Croatian forum, the product listing suggests that Amazon won't be reinventing the wheel with its next traditional e-reader. Instead, the …

Amazing 19th Century Photographs of the American West by Timothy O’Sullivan

Photographer Timothy H. O’Sullivan is perhaps best known for his photos of the Civil War, which include his famous “Harvest of Death” photo. But …

A Puppy & A Kitten Have Safe Adventures With Ordinary Household Items in Photo Series

With photographer Miro Minarovic and art director Jiri Horut, Marek Farkas of Czech Republic created the “Life is Adventure” project as a creative …

Puppies and Kittens on Adventures

All it takes is a few ordinary objects and surprisingly cooperative cats and dogs to create thrilling adventures. Miro Minarovic and Jiri Horut …

Snow Leopard Cub Born at Brookfield Zoo

The Brookfield Zoo is proud to share the birth of a male Snow Leopard cub, born on June 13. The cub was born to first time mom Sarani and her mate, …