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This Is How Long You'd Survive On Every Planet in the Solar System

For all its issues and faults, Earth is still a beautiful place. Think about it: the colorful sunsets, the warm ocean breeze, dogs, Doritos, the fact …

Astronomy

Become a digital marketing guru with this total training

Marketing in the digital age is a whole different beast from “Mad Men”-era advertising dominated by TV, radio and print. If you don’t know how to reach and strike a resonance with an online customer base, you’re way behind the curve. So get up to speed now with the Full Stack Marketer course …

10 skills graphic designers need to get ahead in 2018

Graphic design is a fast-paced, ever-evolving industry – and the road to career advancement isn’t always easy. Sometimes it can feel as though you’re …

10 Bible Accounts That Could Be Interpreted As UFOs Or Aliens

Many will argue that the Bible, if it is to be taken in any way seriously, is all about interpretation. With that in mind, many who subscribe to the …

The List: Five of the Best Turntables in the World

Welcome to something new we’re going to try here on PTA thanks to our friend Wynn Wong of Wynn Audio in Richmond Hill, Ontario. I’m going to be …

Audiophile

How to Choose Fonts for Headlines

Headlines and other short phrases or blocks of text are often set in display type sizes of 18 points and larger. While readability is still …

Chemical found in red wine and dark chocolate rejuvenates cells, study finds

A compound in dark chocolate and red wine could help rejuvenate cells, according to a scientific breakthrough.<p>Researchers from the Universities of …

Classic Arcade Machines Make a Come Back $100 a Pop

Shilo Prychak gently, almost tenderly, lifts a bundle from his backpack laying spread apart on the floor and places it on the empty …

Retrogaming

Russian Prodigy Who Claims He Lived On Mars Before Being Reborn On Earth Baffles Scientists [Video]

Experts are reportedly baffled by the testimony of Boriska Kipriyanovich, a Russian prodigy from the city of Volgograd, who claims that he had lived …

Space

Anti-aging breakthrough could extend healthspan by making old cells young again

Rather than just focusing on increasing lifespan, one field of anti-aging research is concerned with extending healthspan – the stretch of our life …

Here’s how to actually remove pesticides from your fruit — including the organic ones

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Do you rinse your fruits and vegetables before eating? Water can't get rid of all those pesticides.<p>This is because some produce, like apples, soak the chemicals inside, making it impossible to wash off. Some opt for the organic ingredients but produce grown …

Organic Products

There’s so much going on in this breathtaking new Hubble photo you could stare at it for years

NASA has lots and lots of hardware floating around in space, orbiting planets, and cruising around Mars, and when it wants to show off its …

Hubble Space Telescope

This tiny mint box is actually a gaming console packing a Raspberry Pi

Watch out, Nintendo: Raspberry Pi enthusiasts are building their own gaming consoles and this latest one is actually pretty awesome.<p>Using a Raspberry Pi computer and an Altoids mint box, recreational inventor and YouTuber Sudomod has designed a fully-functioning gaming device that actually fits in …

Raspberry Pi

The FDA warns that black licorice can cause heart problems in adults — confirming it's the worst

Reasonable people have for decades agreed that black licorice is the most disgusting, repulsive candy on the planet.<p>The US Food and Drug Administration is finally backing us up.<p>In a report released Monday, the FDA says, "If you're 40 or older, eating 2 ounces of black licorice a day for at least …

Medicine

Suspended – Medium

Haynes releases Owners Manual book for vinyl collectors

The post Haynes releases Owners Manual book for vinyl collectors appeared first on The Vinyl Factory.

Vinyl Records

Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

Web Design

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

17 Best Free Stock Photo Sites: Get Free High-Quality Images

If it’s true that a picture is worth a thousand words, where can you find great photos to use for free?Don’t worry! Sit back and relax. In fact, …

Web Design

Earth's Underworld is Real and Scientists Just Mapped It

<i>Lasciate ogni speranza, voi ch’entrate,</i> reads the gates to the <i>Inferno.</i> “Abandon all hope, you who enter,” which is a pretty nice way of saying …

Geology

REVIEW: Sonos' Alexa-powered smart speaker makes me want to ditch all my 'dumb' speakers

Now it has a new model that does more than just allow you to play your favorite tunes in every room of your house.<p>The $200 Sonos One isn't just a connected speaker. It's a smart one.<p>Just like you could do with Amazon's Echo or Google Home, you can command the One to play music, control your smart …

Smart Homes

The complete guide to vinyl: why you should buy a turntable right now

It’s official. Everyone is back in love with vinyl. Turntable sales are booming, 12-inch albums are back in fashion, and Ikea is selling …

15 Excellent Color Scheme Generator for Designers

Color schemes and palettes look amazing, professional, neat and can be used for so many different things: websites, all kinds of designs, blogging, …

Tutorials

This Car Was Supposedly As Fast And Amazing As A Bugatti Veyron In 1959 For $36,000

I tend to give a lot of shit to the Bugatti Veyron (and now, the Chiron) but I do it because, well, it’s <i>worth</i> it. The idea of $2.5 million-dollar …

How to Set Your iPhone’s Camera Back to Saving Photos as JPEG in iOS 11

With the release of iOS 11, the Camera app now defaults to saving photos in the new space-saving High Efficiency Image Format (HEIF). This is great …

Despite evidence to the contrary, we may still be living in a computer simulation

Scientists last week published research indicating that, by current means, it would be impossible for us to live in a computer simulation. It turns out reality is natural and this is, evidently, the only universe that exists.<p>Then again, classical computers are on the verge of being replaced by the …

Quantum Mechanics

How to create amazing social media videos in minutes

By this point, you’ve probably heard this a million times: video is IT. It drives the most engagement, it’s the most popular form of content, and by …

Videography

New Discovery Points to Life on Earth Nearly 4 Billion Years Ago

Way older than we previously thought!<p>Time to add even more candles to life's birthday cake – around another 150 million of them, to be precise.<p>Rocks …

Spotify for typographers font library launches

Typeface collections are a fundamental yet expensive asset for designers. This might have caused some creatives (whisper it) to steal fonts in the …

Typography

Carlos D on being in Interpol: ‘I feel like a survivor of PTSD’

Band's former bassist reflects on time in band and 15th anniversary of 'Turn On The Bright Lights'<p>Former Interpol bassist Carlos D has compared being …