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The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

Drug Addiction

What Jackie Chan's Drunken Master Can Teach You About Fighting

Fightland Blog<p>In 1978, Jackie Chan had his first box office success as he starred in the film <i>Drunken Master.</i> Countless sequels and rip-offs have sprung out of this film's success and it is considered a Hong Kong cinema classic.<p>The film sees Jackie play the character of Freddy Wong—another …

Man Transforms His Home Into A Cat Paradise For Maximum Kitty Fun

Since the 1990s, home builder Peter Cohen has spent tens of thousands of dollars transforming his Goleta, Calif., house into a kitty paradise for his many rescue cats.<p>The result? One awesomely purr-fect pad.<p>Home design website Houzz details just how Cohen turned his home into a cat playground. He’s …

Artists Create Book Cover That Refuses to Open for Judgmental Readers

While the age-old idiom tells us not to judge a book by its cover, this high-tech book-cover is designed to do the judging instead. Created by a …

USB Sticks Buried in Walls All Around the World Make Up an Anonymous File Sharing Network

‘Dead Drops’, a five-year-old project created by Berlin media artist Aram Bartholl, is probably the world’s most amazing file sharing network. It …

Do This Security Checkup For 2GB More Google Drive Storage

Marking Safer Internet Day, Google is giving an extra 2GB of Google Drive storage to anyone who completes this security checkup by February 17.<p>The checkup makes sure your account recovery information is current, asks you to review recent sign-in activity, and lets you see which apps and devices can …

Google Drive

How to Do Levitation Photography: A Tutorial

As a part of a personal 50/50 project (a photo a day for 50 days with a 50mm lens), I tried my first attempts at levitation photography and had a lot …

Do you use Gmail and Dropbox? Get this free, new extension

Image copyright Gil C/Shutterstock.Even though I’m a Chromebook user with 1 TB of free Google Drive storage, I have multiple cloud storage accounts. …

Software

When Photo Thieves Get Caught, Photo Thieves Get Mad — REALLY Mad.

I created <i>Photo Stealers</i> as not only a way for photographers to protect their copyrighted works and their clients’ rights but also to protect …

How to Be…A Photographer in Four Lessons - Photographs by Thomas Vanden Driessche | LensCulture

Perhaps you've always wondered how James Nachtwey gets away with being a clean-shaven war photographer. Maybe you're stumped as to how Martin Parr can be seriously successful while taking so many funny pictures. Perchance you really can't figure out how to survive as a professional photojournalist …

Photography

Imgur Does Away with Pro Membership, Now Offers Free and Unlimited Photo Storage for All

After being started back in 2009 as a gift for Reddit users, Imgur has quickly become one of the Web’s most dominant forces in image hosting. …

Leica M with 50mm APO Summicron Lens

Back in the day I shot film with a Leica M4 equipped with a 50mm f2.0 Summicron. It was one of those special cameras that was a delight to use even …

Cameras