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Discovering your inner GPS

The ability of birds to navigate their way back to their nests, often more than thousands of miles each year, is fascinating. Arctic terns, which have the longest migration distance known, travel from their Arctic breeding grounds to overwinter on the Antarctic coast: an annual roundtrip of over …

Magnetism

Armstrong Light Trap

I am a fan of industrial design, especially for small objects and in particular lamps or anything related to lighting and lighting effects. I don't …

5 Ways Einstein Was a Regular Guy

A new, free digital archive of his personal papers reveals what we all share with the 20th century's greatest mind.<p>Life isn't always easy, even when you're a genius. But what else do you have in common with Albert Einstein?<p>A free archive of the famed physicist's writings released on Friday might …

John Goodman and Ken Watanabe join voice cast of Transformers: Age of Extinction

Aside from the fact that Peter Cullen will return as Optimus Prime, we’ve heard very little in the way of news surrounding the voice cast for the …

New trailer for Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist

The hotly-anticipated web series <b>Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist</b> is set to debut on Machinima’s YouTube channel this month, and to further whet our …

New cast photo for Gotham

FOX is wasting little time in kicking off the publicity for its upcoming <b>Batman</b> prequel series <b>Gotham</b>; no sooner had it been announced as picked up for …

Sigourney Weaver on returing for Avatar 2, Avatar 3 and Avatar 4

Despite the fact that her character failed to make it to the end credits of <b>Avatar</b>, Sigourney Weaver is currently gearing up for a reunion with …

Logo revealed for Marvel's Agent Carter series

A few days ago it was announced that the second season of <b>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b> will be accompanied by a new Marvel TV series, with ABC picking up …

Two new TV spots for Edge of Tomorrow

With just under three weeks to go until its release, Warner Bros. has given us another look at Doug Liman’s (<b>The Bourne Identity</b>) upcoming sci-fi …

The Week in Spandex - X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Fantastic Four, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Agent Carter, The Flash, Gotham, Constantine, Nemesis and more

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse, The</b> …

Scientists closer to turning human skin cells into sperm cells

Scientists at Stanford University have successfully managed to reprogram human skin cells and turn them into sperm cell precursors. Their findings, published in the journal <i>Cell Reports</i>, show that skin cells of infertile men can be changed into stem cells and take on the characteristics of …

Building A Raspberry Pi VPN Part Two: Creating An Encrypted Client Side

Welcome to Part Two of ReadWrite’s Raspberry Pi VPN server tutorial!<p>By now, it’s pretty apparent that turning your Raspberry Pi into a Virtual Private Network is an all-evening activity. But as security flaws further compromise our Internet lives, it feels increasingly worth it to have a secure …

38 Tofu Recipes: Stir-Fries, Stews, Dips, and More

A collection of great tofu recipes, from stews and stir-fries to dips, on the grill, and in beignets<p><b>We love tofu. There, we said it.</b> (Again.) Bean curd—whether bouncy firm, dribblingly soft, or somewhere in between—is a versatile, healthy, and, dare we say, flavorful ingredient. Make the most of it …

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Playful Snapshots of Miniature Scenes Around the Office

When German artist Bettina Gber takes a break from work in the office, she doesn't just go for a walk or grab a cup of coffee. Instead, she finds inspiration from the ordinary objects around her desk and transforms the workplace into a miniature world filled with danger, adventure, and …

Shooting at Shadows: The Secrets to Great Silhouettes

<i>This is a guest post by Phil Hill, a travel photographer from the UK based in Australia. You can see more of Phil's great work at his travel</i> …

Landscape Photography

The Five Basic Pieces of Equipment That Make Landscape Shoots Go Smoothly

Landscape photography is both great fun, inspiring and hard work. It can be both physically and mentally demanding, carrying your gear to the ideal …

Light Stalking

How to Challenge Yourself To Be A Better Photographer

We all want things to be easy, stress free, and effortless. So much in fact we often overlook the benefits of a challenge. To continue improving our …

Photography

Advanced Portrait Photography: The Faceless Portrait

“Photographers, you will never become artists. All you are is mere copiers.” When he said this, Charles Baudelaire was talking about how photography …

A Beginner's Guide to Candid People Photography

Shooting people can be rewarding, frustrating, exhilarating and fun, all at once. Over the last few years, typical portrait and posed photographs of …

7 Tips for Better Street Photos

The art of street photography has produced some of the most moving pictures of all time. To capture forever the essence of a moment, or people's …

Lenstag Unveils All New Mobile Apps, One Step Closer to Ending Camera & Lens Theft

Lenstag‘s stated goal is to put a stop to camera and lens theft, and for that reason alone photographers love them. The service is basically an …

See How A Master Filmmaker Fully Captures A City In “Scorsese’s New York”

At this year’s Sundance Film Festival, director Richard Linklater unveiled his experimental film, <i>Boyhood</i>, which was shot over a period of 12 years. The movie tracks a 7-year old as he ages over the course of the production into a college-age young adult. It’s a neat trick and all, but someone kind …

These Two Simple Elements Can Improve Your City Photography Compositions

We've all been there at some point or another – how do you find a different way to shoot a well-photographed subject?<p><b>Reflections & distortions</b> can …

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11 Amazing Instagram Accounts That You Should be Following

Instagram sometimes finds itself the victim of scrutinizing eyes among the realm of professional photographers and I suppose it's not all unjust. …

Watch How This Photographer Successfully Interacts With People On The Street

We have featured Brandon Stanton and his Humans of New York Project a couple times here on Fstoppers (here, and here.) However, after watching the …

How LED Streetlamps Could Change the Look of Night Photography Forever

Night photography in big cities has a very specific look. The ugly color cast by your standard sodium streetlight has become so common, that it many …