Adrian Galli

1,794 Flips | 7 Magazines | 16 Likes | 5 Following | 129 Followers | @adriangalli | Director, cinematographer, technology guru with a love of science, photography, food, and travel. Fifteen year Apple Inc. veteran. Chicago, USA.

Consumer Reports crowns Apple Pay Cash best P2P payments service

Consumer Reports compared five different platforms in the publication's first evaluation of mobile person-to-person payment systems, with Apple Pay …

Apple Pay

Loopholes and the 'Anti-Realism' of the Quantum World

The theoretical physicist John Wheeler once used the phrase “great smoky dragon” to describe a particle of light going from a source to a photon …

Quantum Mechanics

everything on instagram is starting to look the same: insta repeat proves it

<b>insta repeat is the instagram account exposing the similarities between photos being posted on the social network.</b> with the tagline ‘déjà vu vibes; …

Social Media

10 Photography Tips to Help You Take Your Photography up a Level

The best lessons are the ones you learn the hard way. Here are 10 photography tips I learned after lots of frustration, discouragement, money lost, …

Photography Tips

The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

New findings are fueling an old suspicion that fundamental particles and forces spring from strange eight-part numbers called “octonions.”

Physics

Have we heard the whisper of reality making itself?

NATURE gives rise to weird and wonderful things: dancing plants, sailing stones, flamingos. But no one, except perhaps on a hallucinogenic trip, has …

Astronomers snap one of the best baby pics yet of a newborn planet

Welcome to the Universe, PDS 70 b<p>Around 370 light years away from Earth, a big, cloudy planet is in the middle of being born — and astronomers have snapped an incredibly detailed image of its birthing process. The picture is one of the most robust we have of a planet forming, and it could help us …

Samsung phones are spontaneously texting users’ photos to random contacts without their permission

Protect the nudes<p>Bad news for Samsung phone owners: some devices are randomly sending your camera roll photos to your contacts without permission. As first spotted by <i>Android Central</i> and later covered by <i>Gizmodo</i>, users are complaining about the issue on Reddit and the company’s official forums. One …

Birth of a planet captured for first time as gas giant bigger than Jupiter swirls into existence

Even by astronomical standards it is a discovery that is out of this world.<p>Scientists have for the first time witnessed the birth of a planet, a huge gas giant many times the size of Jupiter, swirling into existence 370 light years from Earth.<p>The theory of how gas planets form from a vortex of …

Astronomy

Structures: Photos by Antonio Gouveia

Black and white photos of structures with an ethereal feel by fine art landscape and seascape photographer Antonio Gouveia based in the UK. He …

Photography

Here’s what global warming looks like month by month for 137 years

The Earth is warmer now than at any time since reliable record-keeping began in 1880, and we're continuing to warm at an accelerated rate. In fact, …

Global Warming

BCG vaccine can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, eight-year study shows

The BCG vaccine against tuberculosis can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, an eight-year study has shown.<p>US researchers found that just one jab, followed by a booster four weeks later, brought down average blood sugar levels to near normal within three years, and the effect …

Diabetes

Nobody Cares About Your Photography

Have you ever felt like no one cares about your photography?That you just don't match up to other photographers that have more pictures, better …

Most Stars Like Ours Are Born as Twins, So Where Is Our Sun's Missing 'Nemesis'?

It could still be out there.<p>Almost all the large vertebrates on Earth suddenly went extinct 66 million years ago – including dinosaurs, mosasaurs, …

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Beautifully Designed Bicycle Storage

Wall-mounted bicycle storage appeals to two demographics, the first being fanatics who view their bicycle as a piece of art and would love for it to …

Product photographer Fernando Martins Ribeiro: 'depart from the typical image of very static objects'

Still life and product photographer, Fernando Martins Ribeiro, gives us an insight into how his studio works and the technique of capturing …

Photography

ORD: Chicago O'Hare International Screenprint

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is the primary airport serving the Chicago area. Prior to 2005, O'Hare was the world's busiest airport in terms …

My Mujumaps Maps

Locate your place<p>Search for a city or country, zoom in and out or pane directly in the map to locate your favorite place.<p>Next Step: Labels<p>Edit your …

Blloc, Smartphone Minimalism

T20

• <b>New</b> Firmware Ver.2.00<br>• X-Trans™* CMOS III sensor & X-Processor Pro<br>• Touchscreen Operation<br>• AF-C Custom Setting<br>• 4K Video Recording<br>• Advanced SR AUTO mode<p>Read …

Blloc Phone

Minimalism to the Max

Nº2 Minim cards are an exploration into the extremes of minimalism. Designer Joe Doucet has reduced the playing card set to the bare essentials so …

"Uniquely Human" Muscles Found in Apes Contradict Key Evolutionary Dogmas

"These are unverifiable 'just-so stories."<p>In his 1863 book <i>Evidence as to Man’s Place in Nature</i>, Thomas Henry Huxley raised hell by arguing that …

Photographer Captures Eagle and Fox Fighting Over Rabbit in Midair

Wildlife photographer Kevin Ebi was out shooting a few days ago when he witnessed and photographed a crazy sight: a bald eagle and red fox fighting …

Graphene Stimulator Paves Way for Optical Pacemakers, Smart Opioids, and Electronic Cancer Killers

Scientists dream big with the invention of a new graphene-based remote control for cell behavior Illustration: Nanotools BioscienceShine light on …

Quantum Physics May Be Even Spookier Than You Think

A new experiment hints at surprising hidden mechanics of quantum superpositions