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Winners of the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The winners have just been announced in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The overall winner, top 10 category winners and top 50 finalists were unveiled at a ceremony in Hong Kong earlier today. The contest invited photographers to submit images of the world of …

Sunrise at Water stairs in Glacier National Park

Nine Luxury Retreats in California Wine Country (Photos)

Golden State Getaway<p>Nine Luxury Retreats in California Wine Country (Photos)<p>Plan your next getaway to one of these luxurious hotels in Napa and …

The Best Of The Internet's Reaction To Obama's Plans To Bomb Syria

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APOD: Fire on Earth (2013 Sep 01) Image Credit: (AFS, BLM) http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130901.html Explanation: Sometimes, regions of planet Earth light up with fire. Since fire is the rapid acquisition of oxygen, and since oxygen is a key indicator of life, fire on any planet would be an indicator of life on that planet. Most of the Earth's land has been scorched by fire at some time in the past. Although causing many a tragedy, for many places on Earth fire is considered part of a natural ecosystem cycle. Large forest fires on Earth are usually caused by lightning and can be visible from orbit. Above, in the year 2000, stunned elk avoid a fire sweeping through Montana's Bitterroot Valley by standing in a river. http://fire.ak.blm.gov/ http://www.blm.gov/ Starship Asterisk* • APOD Discussion Page http://asterisk.apod.com/discuss_apod.php?date=130901 #APOD

Brody Jenner's Bluefin Tuna Hunt Is Bloody And Disturbing (UPDATE)

Brody Jenner of The Hills fame and son of Kardashian/Jenner patriarch Bruce Jenner shared a disturbing picture via his Instagram on Tuesday.<p>Adorned with the hashtags #successfulmission, #bloodydecks and #40poundbluefin, the image shows what appears to be a dead bluefin tuna lying in a pool of its …

9 Crazy Crimes In The U.S. That Wouldn't Be Illegal Anywhere Else

There are plenty of laws in the United States that we're a little ashamed to bring up again to repeal. Many of them are either so outdated or so outrageous that you won't see them anywhere else in the world.<p>Some laws, like Oklahoma's ban on long Bingo games, have a some semblance of a practical …

Penis Pics: Behind the Instagram Account That Looks Like a Dick

Slides in playgrounds, constellations, advertisements, and even living-room furniture. What do these seemingly innocent artifacts have in common? To …

Kanye West Reportedly Wants to Debut Baby Photos in Vogue; Disney Princess-Inspired Dresses to be Auctioned Off at Christie's

<b>Kanye West Reportedly Wants to Debut Baby Photos in Vogue:</b> Kanye West seems to have his own idea about debuting daughter North West's photos, and it …

Instagram Animal Sales Need To Stop, PETA And Other Advocates Say (What You Can Do)

Amid photos of cute pets posted to Instagram by obsessive owners are an alarming number of equally as sweet-looking dogs and cats wearing for-sale signs.<p>As the hastags #dogforsale and #kittentogoodhome continue to proliferate on the photo-sharing app, more and more live animals are being advertised …

Just-Add-Water Beer From Pat's Backcountry Beverages Might Revolutionize Your Hiking Trip

Beer is a pain to bring along on hiking trips. It's heavy to carry, especially when you're stocking up for a real rager by the campfire. Pat's Backcountry Beverages has a solution: a just-add-water beer concentrate and an easy-to-carry carbonation system.<p>How is such a thing possible? According to …

5 Unexpected Side Effects Of Common Medications

<i>SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue</i><p>By Linda Melone<p><b>Some popular drugs may spark odd, unexpected reactions, like color blindness, deja vu and even compulsive gambling</b><p>Even the most-studied, widely prescribed drugs can have unwanted side effects, like stomach upset, drowsiness and fatigue. It's the price we pay …

Grapefruit, Almond … Jojoba? Ten Popular Natural Oils Demystified

It feels like every time I pick up a skin or hair care product these days, the packaging is in a hurry to reassure me that it contains a special kind …

Mazda Uses Guerrilla Tactic To Market Worthy New Mazda6

Because it’s a scrappy brand, Mazda has held on in the U.S. market without the vehicles or marketing muscle to pose a serious threat to Toyota’s and Honda’s dominance of the small-car market over the last few decades.<p>But increasingly, Mazda does have the cars to compete in the hottest segments, …

Nimbus Data Strives To Disrupt EMC, IBM, NetApp

Thomas Isakovich wants to disrupt storage giants EMC, IBM and NetApp. By that he means selling a product that undercuts theirs on price while performing better and faster. It also means that he does not think they can copy his product without draining their profit pools — confronting their …

Crocs Stock Falls on Critical Research Report

Crocs, the colorful clog company long loathed by fashionistas, has stubbed its toe again.<p>The once high-flying company, which saw sales fall sharply …

‘Fallen Princesses’: The Amazing Photos of Depressed Disney Royalty

What if your favorite Disney princess <i>didn’t</i> live happily ever after?<p>That’s what Dina Goldstein is curious about. In her gripping photo series <i>Fallen</i></i> …

The Big Idea: Saving the World’s Most Important Fish

<b>What is your big idea?</b><p>If you talk with a fisheries scientist about harvest management, it usually ends with them drawing a curve and then a line. …

Ramen Burger’s Inventor Talks About the Food Craze Eclipsing the Cronut

Au revoir, <i>cronut</i>. The next big food craze is here.<p>Last Saturday, a crowd of more than 300 people gathered at the Smorgasburg, an outdoor food flea …