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Abidin Dino 22 Yıl Önce Bugün Aramızdan Ayrıldı

Türk resminin öncülerinden çok yönlü kültür adamı Abidin Dino 22 yıl önce bugün -7 Aralık- hayatına veda etti. Ressam, karikatürist, yazar, film …

Last-minute glitch, but British astronaut Tim Peake docks with space station

Britain’s first European Space Agency astronaut, Tim Peake, has docked with the International Space Station after a tense, last minute glitch with the Soyuz spacecraft forced the crew to make an unusual manual approach to the orbiting outpost.<p>Tim Peake: Soyuz has successfully docked with the ISS - …

Space Exploration

An Ultimate Photographer’s Handbook, Inspired by a 100-Year-Old Find

In 2013, a century-old notebook was found in the summer belt at Cape Evans, Antarctica. It belonged to George Murray Levick, who photographed Robert …

‘Abundance of caution’: Tesla recalls all Model S cars over 1 inexplicable seat belt incident

One faulty seat belt remains a mystery, as Tesla Motors was unable to reproduce an incident when a driver’s belt popped loose when she turned to …

Plus-Size Designer Ashley Nell Tipton Wins 'Project Runway'

Making history (and beautiful clothes).<p><i>Major</i> congratulations are in order for Ashley Nell Tipton! The 24-year-old designer is this season's "Project Runway" winner.<p>Any fan of the reality show looks forward to its finale, but this time around was especially exciting. Tipton is the first ever …

7 Styling Secrets to Steal From a Home Stager

They're pros at tricking the eye — whether you're selling your house or not.<p>As a designer and home stager to the stars, Meridith Baer has helped A-listers like Madonna and Brooklyn Decker sell their houses. While she often has the luxury of a large budget to work with, Baer notes that it takes more …

Home Decorating

Tesla might finally be facing competition from powerful rivals

Tesla had survived a major crisis in the 2008 to 2009 period and was gearing up for an IPO while selling the fast, sexy Roadster.<p>The major carmakers were introducing all-electric vehicles and new gas-electric hybrids. Numerous startup electric-car companies had burst onto the scene.<p>Fast forward to …

The Oldest House on This North Carolina Beach Might Be in Danger

It was built in 1899, and Wrightsville Beach locals are afraid the home's new owners will demolish it.<p>This Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina house is one tough cookie: Not only did it survive the 1899 hurricane during it's first year of existence, but it's also the oldest home in the area by at …

North Carolina

First supermoon of 2015 – in pictures

The sight of a perigee moon happens when the moon is full and makes its closest approach to Earth. The next supermoons will be on 28 September and 27 October

Supermoon

India-Pakistan border clashes leave civilians dead

Indian and Pakistani troops have traded gunfire and mortars in the disputed Kashmir region, killing at least eight civilians and injuring several others, according to news reports.<p>Al Jazeera has learned that a woman has succumbed to her injuries on Sunday morning, bringing to six the number of …

Trainwreck review – juicy romcom from Judd Apatow

Judd Apatow’s latest comedy stars and is written by Amy Schumer, currently feted as the most raunchily outspoken woman in American entertainment. She plays Amy, a journalist and bacchanalian free spirit with a deep distrust of monogamy who begins to rethink her life after falling for Aaron (Bill …

Comedy

European Vacation -- in Philadelphia!

None of the friends I told about going to see Philadelphia's Rodin Museum this month knew it was there. I confess I hadn't either until fairly recently, but once I did, I was determined to visit.<p>On my first trip to Paris years ago, French friends had recommended <i>the</i> Rodin Museum along with other …

China Tianjin explosions: Nearly 100 people still missing

<b>Ninety-five people, 85 of them firefighters, are still missing four days after multiple blasts in the north-eastern port of Tianjin, Chinese authorities have said.</b><p>At least 112 people died in the blasts and hundreds have been hospitalised.<p>The explosions, in a warehouse containing hazardous …

Light Meter Google Glass App Allows You to Measure Light Simply by Looking Around

Here’s a new reason you might want to consider picking up a Google Glass if you’re a photographer: it can be used as a light meter.<p>A new app called …

Global Learning Council: Joan Ferrini-Mundy

Yahoo!

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People are actually buying the Amazon Fire phone

Amazon’s first phone—the Fire Phone—is not a hit with critics, who have mostly panned its interface and app selection. But it is finding <i>some</i> sort of audience: The standard-issue Fire Phone has been Amazon’s top-selling mobile phone all week.<p>Quartz has saved a copy of Amazon’s feed of its top-ten …

Top 10

A Russian social network tale: Censorship and a CEO on the run

Most chief executives in Russia would squirm upon receiving a letter from the country's federal police demanding access to client information. Not Pavel Durov.<p>The 29-year-old founder of Russia's hugely popular social media network, VKontakte, which means "in touch," has a history of thumbing his …

The Coral Gables Residence in Florida by Touzet Studio

Modern Architecture by Touzet Studio for a Residence in Florida.<p>The architects of Touzet Studio have completed this top notch residence located on a …

2015 Porsche Macan, Nissan GT-R Convertible, Koenigsegg One:1: This Week’s Top Photos

As much as we love the Porsche Cayenne’s combination of outright speed, comfort and practicality, it’s just a little too big to be driven with …

Crazy 1966 VW Bus With Snowmobile Tracks and Sound System Takes the Party to the Slopes

Apres-ski party anyone? A handy engineer has converted a fully functioning 1966 VW Bus Bulli T1 into a snow-bound DJ machine complete with 1000 watt …

Sis sorununa kızılötesi çözüm

Türkiye'de geliştirilen kamera ile sis kaynaklı sefer iptali tarihe karışacak.<p>Bilkent, ODTÜ ve Gazi üniversitelerinden araştırmacıların işbirliğiyle, …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

11 Amazing Things That Happen When You Don't Wear Makeup

Everyone is always talking about the terrible things that happen when you don't wear makeup. Yes, glamming up can be a lot of fun, and we'd never tell you to stop playing with new makeup trends.<p>But the truth is, going makeup-free every once in a while is not the worst thing in the world. In fact, …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Heavy atoms help give black hole jets their power

Jets of a black hole known as 4U1630-47 contains heavy particles, such as iron and nickel. It helps explain why black hole jets pack such a …

Apple TV Unboxed and Ahead of the Curve

Say Apple and you usually expect an iPhone concept, however this time around designer Martin Hajek surprises us with two unique Apple iTV concepts. …

Best Trips 2014

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Travel Photography

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …