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Science Says These Are the Sexiest Dance Moves

Chances are, you went to a high school dance at some point in your life. And chances are, there was somebody at that dance you <i>really</i> wanted to …

Dance

NASA's Juno spacecraft is now in orbit around Jupiter

The space agency received confirmation at 11:53PM ET<p>NASA’s Juno spacecraft has successfully entered Jupiter’s orbit, bringing it closer to the planet than any probe has come so far. The vehicle reached the gas giant’s north pole this evening, and NASA received confirmation that the vehicle had …

Astronomy

You Need a Life Strategy Because Extraordinary Lives Don't Happen by Accident

No extraordinary person started out that way.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To achieve the life you want, one that will truly make you satisfied, you need to prioritize it above all else. If you want a life of success, a life filled with spiritual happiness shared with …

Motivation

Hydration vs. Moisture

As an esthetician, it is my duty to not only care for the skin of my clients, but also the skin of my friends and loved ones. Unfortunately, one of …

50 Tough Questions You Never Ask Yourself, But Should

Lasting growth begins with introspection. These thought-provoking questions will set you up to achieve your life and business goals in the New Year.<p>With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these …

Directing the Viewers Eye: It's More Than Railroad Tracks

Composition is a complicated topic. It's easy to throw out the Rule of Thirds because talking about things like balance, rhythm, and focus can get …

Landscape Photography

Portrait Photography

Photography, if we talk about it today, it has become a complete art and moreover a detailed subject. It interests many people belonging to different …

How to lose weight cycling

If you’re looking to get fitter, trimmer and lighter, not to mention healthier, then cycling is a great way to lose weight. It’s efficient, …

7 Simple Rules for Getting Lean in 2017

Seven rules so you can follow through on that resolution.<p>For 2017, over half of Americans will make New Year's resolutions to do things like lose weight, get fit, and eat healthier. But how many actually make it past January 17? The brutal truth is only eight percent will achieve their goals, which …

Get Your Colors Right – Color Spaces and Display Calibration

As digital photographers we are able to capture the colors of the world and share them with the whole world very easily. When developing the RAW …

Tutorials

5 Cycling Weight-Loss Successes

It’s tempting to think that cycling for weight loss is so elementary a concept it requires no elaboration. Ride more and make a few changes to diet and lifestyle, and you’re on your way, right? But of course it’s not that ­simple, particularly if you’re a beginner or are riding with purpose for the …

How to Create Photos that Tell Stories

Let me start with a quote from a manga series “Boys Be” which was created and written by <b>Masahiro Itabashi</b>. Spoken by the main character in the series</b> …

Fujifilm Announces Its Medium Format Mirrorless, the 51MP GFX 50S

Fujifilm made a bombshell announcement in the camera world today by officially revealing the development of its new medium format mirrorless camera. …

Stop what you’re doing and buy these $38 headphones

The Carbo Tenore could cost ten times as much and they’d still be a steal<p>Words fail me. I’ve seen — or, more accurately put, <i>heard</i> — the audio price-performance curve shattered into tiny little pieces and I’m still reeling from it. The Carbo Tenore ZH-DX200-CT earphones from Japan’s Zero Audio are …

More Ways to Create Better Images Without Buying More Gear

In this continuation of a past dPS article the author gives you 5 more tips on how to make better images that to not involve buying any new gear.

Photography

3 Steps to Professional Looking Headshots Using One Flash

Ideally, every time we take photos of someone, there is a studio full of equipment at our disposal or wonderful sunlight that is perfectly diffused. …

Digital Photography

Here's How You Should Be Charging Your Phone, According to Science

We've been doing it wrong.<p>Yes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.<p>But it's partially our fault because we've …

3 Ways to Burn Belly Fat While Riding

Belly fat is bad news. While researchers debate the real health risks of a higher body mass index (BMI) or carrying a few extra pounds, everyone agrees that wearing too much weight around your waist is largely detrimental to your health.<p>Research shows that a waistline over 40 inches for men and 35 …

13 scientifically proven ways to sleep better

If you're tired right now or are relying on a bucket of coffee to get through your day, you aren't alone.<p>More than a third of Americans don't get the seven to nine hours of sleep a night that the CDC recommends. Some people think they can function on less, but usually that's because the …

Flickr

The Biggest Mistake You're Making on Climbs

You know that burning feeling you get 10 minutes into a hard climb? It shouldn’t be there. It’s your legs telling you that you’re burning too many matches too early—and if you’re not careful, you’re going up in flames before you reach the top. Sure, you can go all Jens and tell them to “shut up,” …

Fuji XF90mm f/2 or the Fuji XF50-140mm zoom?

The Fuji XF 90mm f/2 lens on the left is significantly smaller and lighter than the XF 50-140mm lens on the right. (All the lens pictures in this …

Shutter Speed

How to Find your Personal Photographic Style

Finding your personal photographic style is something of a holy grail to photographers, yet seldom an overnight occurrence. Nor would you want it to …

Photography

Are 27.5+ bikes faster than 29ers?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year or so, you’ll probably have heard a lot of speculation about plus-size tyres. Everything …

Zep's How-To Mythbusters: Body Position for Descending and Corners

In this fourth instalment of our ZEPtechniques Mythbuster Series, we’ll be taking a look at one of the classic and most common myths in modern day …

What Kind of Introvert Are You?

Are you an introvert? It depends on which book you read.<p>Here's a sampling of the various conceptualizations of introversion in pop culture …

6 hardcore training sessions to take your cycling to the next level

Former pro cyclist Greg LeMond summed up cycling progress succinctly: "It never gets easier, you just go faster." What he meant was that all the hard …

SHARPENING X-TRANS FILES IN ADOBE LIGHTROOM

Sharpening is one of the most taxing aspects of the digital process and consequently many photographers prefer to stick to safe and secure ways, …