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This crash course in machine learning could be your ticket to a new career

Machine learning is a close cousin to AI, wherein computers can progressively improve they way they perform certain tasks just by analyzing data and …

You Need to Know About This Noise Reduction Trick Before You Start Photographing

Poor image quality cameras such as drones or older DSLR cameras benefit particularly well from this technique, but it does work with any camera.<p>It …

The Feynman Lectures on Physics, The Most Popular Physics Book Ever Written, Is Now Completely Online

In years past, we let you know that Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website joined forces to create an online edition of <i>The Feynman Lectures on</i> …

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Often Overlooked Basics For Better Pictures

If you’re reading this, it’s hopefully because you want to improve your photography. It’s good to crave new information and review fundamentals. One …

Best projectors you can actually afford

Nothing beats a home theater projector at putting up a jaw-dropping image for as little money as possible.<p>Sure it's not quite as plug-and-play as a TV. You'll need the space and a dark room, and it really helps to have a screen and a separate audio system (or at least a decent powered speaker). A …

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What is Cloverfield? A brief explanation

Thanks to a rather creative marketing campaign, once again the word around the multiplex this weekend is “Cloverfield.” That’s interesting, …

How to Become an Expert | Popular Science

Photo by Chris Crisman<p>How To Create Your Own Friends<p>I started building robots. Then I fell in love with them. At Carnegie Mellon University, I’m working with robot body language. People usually think of companion robots as ones that are just hanging out with you, as your friends or toys. I think …

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23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

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This Is How The Colbert Report Ended

“That was fun. OK. OK. That’s the show.”<p>Stephen Colbert ended <i>The Colbert Report</i> Thursday night in a way we’re absolutely certain no late night show has done before-- riding in the back of Santa’s sleigh next to <b>Alex Trebek</b>, with Abraham Lincoln (smoking an e-cigarette) riding shotgun. It was an …

Stephen Colbert Analyzes Lightsaber in STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Trailer

Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining black holes is just as awesome as it sounds

<b>Neil deGrasse Tyson (Business Insider)</b><p>Sorry “Interstellar,” Tyson explains that you don’t want to be anywhere near a black hole<p>Sarah Gray<p>November 26, 2014 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Neil deGrasse Tyson broke down the physics of two mysterious aspects of our universe: wormholes and black holes. In this recent …

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'SNL' Confirms Your Worst Fears About Having Kids In Creepy Unaired Sketch

For many people, the scariest part of Halloween isn't the gory costumes, evil pranks or even the possible tooth decay. It's the kids. The KIDS! THE KIDS!<p>"Saturday Night Live" released an unaired digital sketch from this weekend's Jim Carrey-hosted episode that will strike a chord with anyone who …

John Oliver Calls Out Sugar Industry, Demands They #ShowUsYourPeanuts

How much sugar are you eating? Odds are you don't know, and as John Oliver pointed out Sunday on "Last Week Tonight," it's because food makers are doing their best to make sure you never find out.<p>For example, most cranberry products are packed with sugar, and for good reason.<p>"Cranberries are, I …

Porn As Art: The 10 Best Porn Films Since 2010 (Part One)

<i><br>THE ADULT FILM MINUTE: Once per month,</i> <b>Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals</b> <i>will be telling us a little bit about what’s going on in adult entertainment and why it should matter to you.</i><p>Guess what? In no particular order, except for the #1 Best Ever, here are my Top 10 Favorite Pornos since 2010!<p>I’m basing my …

Change of plan: 15 documentaries that switched course during filming

Most non-fiction filmmaking is about imposing structure where no structure exists. To explain a topic or make a point or achieve an effect, …

Behold a story so good, not even Ryan Reynolds could blow it

Behold a story so good, not even Ryan Reynolds could blow it.<p><b>#4. Green Lantern 2: Emerald Twilight</b><p>So here’s the pitch: The sequel takes place a few years after Green Lantern. Hal Jordan (Ryan Reynolds) is the universally loved and appreciated champion of the city that he saved from a giant monster in the first movie, kinda like <i>Ghostbusters 2</i>, but in reverse. But then the city gets attacked by another monster … and Jordan fails. The city is wiped out. His girlfriend, his family, his precious …

Pilots banned from acting like Uber drivers in the sky

"You're going to Napa in your Cessna? Me too! If you let me hop in, I'll pay my share of the gas!" <i>That</i> arrangement is legal, but the FAA has declared that connecting brave passengers with amateur pilots for a fee is definitely a no-no. The ruling came from a request for clarification by a company …

Why is the speed of darkness faster than the speed of light?

Michael Stevens explains why darkness moves faster than light in this new episode of Vsauce. I usually find these explainers interesting because they …

No, It’s Not OK To See Dumb Movies Like ‘Transformers’

When asked about what he expects from his show on a daily basis, David Letterman once said, and this is paraphrasing, “not every show can be perfect, things never go exactly as planned, but every show <i>can</i> be mediocre, and that’s our goal.” Which seems like a reasonable goal for them and a reasonable …

STAR WARS Chewbacca and Han Solo Reversible Jacket

What if Harry bailed, and it changed the lives of every madame, sir, baby, child, whatever?

What if Harry bailed, and it changed the lives of every madame, sir, baby, child, whatever?

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Spoof-Wikipedia Site Offers Hilarious Abbreviated Descriptions

The Tumblr blog TL;DR Wikipedia is a lighthearted website with the tagline “Wikipedia: Condensed for your Pleasure.” The funny website (which stands for “too long, didn't read”) translates a wide range of lengthy, detailed descriptions from the internet into a few concise sentences that will …

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Free show: Slacker

<b>Synopsis</b><p>Slacker has been described as plotless, presented as a series of interchanging vignettes, similarly to director Richard Linklater's rotoscoped 2001 film, Waking Life. The camera follows a series of individuals as they go about their business in Austin, Texas. In and out of front doors, …

Mom says never leave home without clean underwear!

It’s sage advice that inspired this design, as well as an observation that 75% of college students admit to being constantly in need of underwear. …

Sports Photography Video Tutorials That Cover 5 Different Sports

Sports photography brings with it a different set of challenges. You not only have to be on your toes for the duration of the game but also look out …

Tiny Lens Attachment Turns Smartphones Into Microscopes

We’ve seen mobile phone lens attachments and hacks that help you to take macro photos with your smartphone, but never before have we seen one that …