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Why video games may be good for you

Games have long been accused of making players violent, but evidence has been building over the years that they can have positive effects. Scientists say they are not only understanding why, but they also trying to put these observations to the test.<p>The spreadsheet was seven feet long. Printed in …

What Predictions From 1984 Came True?

<i>Part 1 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Predicting The Future.<p><b>About Nicholas Negroponte's TED Talk</b><p>Back in 1984, technology leader Nicholas Negroponte was able to predict, with surprising accuracy, e-readers, face to face teleconferencing and the touchscreen interface of the iPhone.<p><b>About Nicholas</b> …

Behind The Scenes of Three of My Most Popular Landscape Photos

In the following post I’m not going to remind you again that you need to bring your tripod with you. I’m not here to warn you that weather is …

Digital Photography

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

Amalfi Coast

Get Ready For The Most Adorable GoT Story Ever

Remember how sad you were when Lady had to die on <i>Game of Thrones</i>? It was almost as bad as the Red Wedding. But luckily, for that real-life dog actor, …

Vintage Air Travel Photos Are A Reminder Of Just How Far We've Come

There is something to be said for the way things used to be. The size of the lotion in your carry on bag didn't really matter and you weren't charged a fee for checking your luggage. Those certainly were the days.<p>Air travel had a much more glamorous side to it back in the day, with everything …

Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

Hitting The Road Without A Driver

Credit: GM-Carnegie Mellon Autonomous Driving Collaborative Research Lab<p>The cars we drive have gotten ever more sophisticated. They can just about park themselves; they tell us if we're drifting out of our lane; they can prevent skids. Some even automatically apply the brakes if they sense that a …

Photography Prank Involving a Teleported Subject

Another clever photo prank has appeared, this time with twins. This prank is a little more intricate than some, as it takes three people to pull it …

Photography

Fly Geyser, Nevada’s Coolest (And Least Known) Attraction

Forget Las Vegas or Area 51, Fly Geyser in Nevada offers much brighter and otherworldly sights at a much cheaper cost.<p>Source: ZME Science<p>Nestled on a …