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Fear Of Sexual Violence Simmers In Iraq As ISIS Advances

But some activists say Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is fanning those fears as part of a cynical and sectarian-tinged scramble to hold on to power.<p>BAGHDAD — At a Shiite shrine in the Iraqi city of Karbala, a young woman turned to a friend and asked the question that was on many people's minds: …

How to Fix Common Skin and Hair Issues Using Texture Grafting

From a retouching standpoint, there are few things more unpleasant or challenging than dealing with chunks of hair on the face, missing patches of …

The 1-Month Bridal Bootcamp Workout

You don't have to be engaged to reap the benefits<p>We tapped Danielle Hopkins, Equinox Instructor and Group Fitness Manager, for her no-fail, month-long full body bootcamp, designed for brides-to-be, their well-dressed guests or anyone looking to amp it up before a big event this summer. Here, her …

High Intensity Interval Training Explained

Used with permission from ACSM.org<p><b>CLICK THE IMAGE ABOVE FOR A FULL-SIZE PDF COPY</b><p>I found this wonderful post from the American College of Sports …

#MashTag beer crafted from social-media input

Go ahead, pour yourself a cold frosty glass full of Twitter. Mmm, that's good stuff. Scottish craft brewery BrewDog turned over the reins of its latest creation to fans on Twitter and Facebook. The resulting brew, #MashTag, came about after several rounds of voting on the various elements that make …

Social Media

Got Abs? Look at Your Plate if You Said No

Page: 1Next »<p>Colin Stuckert of the excellent A Gym Life blog shares his thoughts on how his clients train their butts off each day in the gym but …

6 Death-Defying Stunts That Are Secretly Easy to Do

None of the below stunts requires magic or ancient mystical mastery of your body's inner energies. What they <i>do</i> require is lots of practice guided by …

Americans Have Most Difficulty Falling Asleep On Sunday Nights, Survey Says

When Monday morning rolls around are you ready to hit the ground running or would you rather turn over in bed and fall back asleep?<p>Yep, we thought so. But turns out it's less a uniquely torturous aspect of Mondays causing that fatigue and more likely because we have the most difficulty falling …

This Is What Our Grocery Shelves Would Look Like Without Bees

A Whole Foods store in Rhode Island made it crystal clear to customers how their favorite fruits and vegetables depend on bees.<p>Last winter’s so-called Beepocalypse ravaged U.S. bee colonies like nothing that had come before. The country’s beekeepers reported that 31.1% of their colonies perished in …

Rhode Island

Lil’bitty Light Sensor

Access to a good light meter can make or a break a photo, but the designs are often bulky, archaic in user-friendliness, and expensive. The Lumu …

The Guggenheim App

Replacing the embarrassingly bulky recorder and headset once required for an audio tour, the Guggenheim's new mobile app comes flush with insightful information, images and video to enhance past and present art exhibitions held in the iconic Frank Lloyd Wright-designed museum. While the Guggenheim …

The Visual Trick Behind James Turrell’s Latest LED Trip “Aten Reign”

A master of perceptual manipulation, Turrell’s luminous installations are being exhibited simultaneously in three cities this summer. Aten Reign opens at the Guggenheim today.<p>Is there anything we take for granted more than natural light? It’s all around us and yet mostly invisible. We’re usually …

Tomás Saraceno Launches You into the Sky with His Latest Suspended Installation “In Orbit” at K21 Staendehaus | Colossal

<p>In one of his most ambitious suspended installations to date, artist Tomás Saraceno (previously) launches visitors at the K21 Staendehaus museum in …

Photos That Reveal the Hidden Nature of Depression When Turned Upside Down

Here’s an example of photography being used to deliver a powerful message in a creative way: Singapore-based suicide prevention organization …

Lovebirds – Lovely Engagement Photos by Eden Luquire

Eden Luquire is a wedding and portrait photographer from Nashville, Tennessee. Her love for photography began when she was around seven years old …

What is it About Photographs That Makes People Click?

Why is it that some photographs go viral online while others are left by the digital wayside? Are there certain elements in photos that make them …

Three Items For Taming Natural Light And Getting Better Photos

Natural light is beautiful and can help you create some equally stunning photos–if it’s used correctly. While you can surely find items in your …

Using Focus Stacked Photos to Create 3D Reconstructions

Creating a 3D scan of an object can be done several different ways. We’ve seen everything from long distance laser cameras and hacked Kinects used to …

Landscape Photography Post-Processing in Lightroom: Start to Finish

This week, Adobe released Lightroom 5, which adds even more sophisticated editing tools to its repertoire. Photographers who have already been using …

Build a Better Photography Website with IM-Creator

Just over 2 years ago, IM-Creator became one of the first HTML5 website builders released to the market. Today they are one of the leaders in …

Classical Posing and Portrait Lighting Photography Techniques

Mastery of portrait photography entails knowledge of lighting and posing techniques. In this video, renowned photography instructor Frank Dispensa …

Exposure Stacking Tutorial in Adobe Photoshop

Exposure stacking is the process of taking multiple photos with different types of lighting and exposure settings, then blending them together into …

Tutorials

Magical Dome House in Remote Thailand Constructed in Six Weeks for Just $8000!

Steve Areen is not your typical builder. After a long career as a flight attendant for Delta Airlines, he had an opportunity to build his own dome …