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This Website Reveals How JPEG Photos Were Edited in Lightroom

As photographers, we’re always interested in how other people edit their photos to achieve a certain look. Pixel Peeper is a new website that can …

The Latest: Prominent US basketball coach criticizes order

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump, his travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries and other immigration actions (all times local):<p>…

These Simple Laws Explain How the World Works

Bubbles, toasters, and the internet—most aspects of everyday life are influenced by physics.<p>Shackleton, Scott, and Amundsen faced many hardships on their treks to the South Pole, from frostbite to snow blindness. Few biographies, though, mention that much of their misery was caused by the ideal gas …

Physics

J Cole: 4 Your Eyez Only review – unsparing, unflinching raptivism

J Cole doesn’t really want to be famous any more. This is, after all, the same rapper who once wrote: “I’m knee-deep in the game and it ain’t what I thought.” More recently, though, he’s flirted with the idea of withdrawing from the public eye completely. On Jermaine’s Interlude from DJ Khaled’s …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Gambian president-elect vows to return country to Commonwealth

The Gambia will rejoin all of the international organisations from which its autocratic leader has withdrawn it, the country’s president-elect has pledged.<p>The small west African nation has left the Commonwealth, made moves to leave the international criminal court and been declared an Islamic …

Africa

Here's why you should get excited for Duncan Jones' Mute

It's a companion to Moon, for starters<p>During the run-up to <i>Warcraft</i>, Duncan Jones revealed that he already had a follow-up project in the works. It wasn’t another blockbuster that would cost a studio hundreds of millions of dollars, but a companion to his quiet debut film, <i>Moon</i>.<p><i>Mute</i> is a …

Netflix just bought a sci-fi movie starring Rooney Mara and Jason Segel

The Discovery is on track to premiere in 2017<p>Netflix is making an exciting addition to its growing lineup of original films by purchasing <i>The Discovery</i>, a new movie from writer-director Charlie McDowell that's going to explore the consequences of an afterlife whose existence has been scientifically …

Want to Finally Understand Physics? Read This Book

Physics is hard. It’s one of those subjects you studied for a bit in a required high school class, then left behind in college for something you …

This awesome interactive music encyclopedia will geek you out

While many music enthusiasts have attempted to build a comprehensive timeline of the history and progression of music genres (like this one and that one), no platform has been as thorough as MusicMap.<p>Developed by Kwinten Crauwels, MusicMap is an interactive online encyclopedia that visualizes the …

Data Visualization

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How to Choose a Film Lab | The Questions To Ask & The Answers To Watch Out For

When asked about shooting film, I am inevitably asked the question, “Do you develop your own?” The answer is a resounding “NO”. While I have had the …

It Takes Just Four Minutes To Explain the Entire Universe

In need of a quick refresher course on, well, the science of pretty much everything? Here’s a cheeky, irreverent summation of the universe in just …

Dark Matter

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Blissfully World

Vitamin found to delay aging process in organs

An international study, published in the journal Science has led to a promising breakthrough in the field of anti-aging medicine. A vitamin called …

Stem Cells

How to Make Risotto Like a Chef (and Without a Recipe)

A perfectly cooked risotto and a poorly cooked risotto have almost nothing in common. It’s like comparing pizza from Naples with a frozen pizza bagel.<p>A <i>perfect</i> risotto is creamy and rich, yet it has an ethereal quality to it. It should be light, delicate, and just a touch decadent.<p>The way to cook …

How to Turn Pot Roast into a Month's Worth of Sunday Dinners (& Then Some)

Beef pot roast is a wonderful thing: With little more than time, you transform a relatively inexpensive hunk of meat and a handful of ingredients into a meltingly tender, satisfying dish. But why limit yourself to thinking of pot roast as an end? <b>Instead, approach it as a beginning to a series of</b> …

Recipes

How Porn Is Messing with Your Manhood

Finding a needle in a haystack would be easier than finding an adolescent male who hasn’t seen online porn. Surveys indicate the average boy watches …

Psychology

A Great Resource To Use Before Purchasing A Camera Body Or Lens

While researching and deciding on what camera or lens to buy next, there can be a lot of banter, back and forth, and noise on opinions on what camera …

Street Photography in Cuba Through a Wedding Photographer’s Lens

My name is Ross Harvey, and I’m an international destination wedding photographer based in the UK. I just back from two weeks shooting street …

Zahav's Hummus Recipe is Genius—for Even More Reasons Than Everyone Says

There's been a whole lot of talk about Zahav's hummus lately—ascribing to it the texture of buttercream, the phrase revelatory heights, and being both the creamiest and the dreamiest. Bon Appétit named it their 2015 dish of the year. In Phyllis Grant's recent Piglet judgement, she wrote that the …

James Beard

Every Day Is Pancake Day with These 24 Recipes

Sweet or savory, can we all just agree that pancakes rule?<p>Name a meal more satisfying than a stack of pancakes. Nothing? Nothing? All we hear is crickets, because whether pancakes are fluffy or crusty, sweet or savory, there's really no contest. Here are our 24 favorite recipes.

Breakfast

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VSCO Tutorial: How To Shoot & Edit Incredible iPhone Photos

The free VSCO app (previously known as VSCO Cam) is a powerful all-in one camera, editing and photo sharing app. It’s easy to use and offers high …

Mobile Photography

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The NY Public Library Just Put 187,000 Public Domain Pictures Online

This week, the New York Public Library announced that it has released 187,000+ high-resolution digital images of public domain items in its …

Why I've read the same book every year for the past 3 decades

Yes, I've read it over 30 times now.<p>What more can I possibly learn from reading the same book after the second, third or fourth (or thirtieth) read? Well that's the interesting part. Every single time I have read this book, I've learned something new, I've interpreted some of the information in a …

How do we "see" dark matter?

Every now and again, you'll read a science story claiming the "best picture of dark matter" ever. If it's so dark, how can you see it? In this week's …

Dark Matter

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