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Backyard Photography Tips

One of the most common questions I am asked at workshops is where I go to get my reference photos. Most people assume that I travel far and wide to …

Pick An App Just By Thinking About It With Samsung's Mind-Controlled Tablet

For when touchscreens will be *so 2010s*<p>One of my friends already thinks that people look silly holding up tablets to take photos, so I'm not sure what he'd think of using a tablet with a wire-covered EEG cap on. The experience might be worth the side-eyes, though: Samsung is researching a system …

Fertilizer Shows Its Deadly Side

My first reaction when I heard details of this week's deadly fertilizer explosion in Texas was horror.<p>My second thought was, "Maybe I shouldn't have pushed to change that headline."<p><i>National Geographic</i> magazine just published in its May issue my article about how nitrogen fertilizer has shaped our …

Comet ISON meteor shower

In January, 2014, Earth will pass through a stream of fine-grained debris from Comet ISON. Scientists say the resulting shower could have some …

CDC tells US doctors to watch for H7N9 bird flu from China

A recent outbreak of a new strain of avian influenza (bird flu) has killed at least 17 people in China since the first cases in humans were reported in late March. No cases of the H7N9 virus have yet been reported outside of that country, but in the US, precautions are being taken anyway. The US …

Spacewatch: Will Nasa bag an asteroid?

The most eye-catching feature of Nasa's proposed budget for 2014 is the inclusion of a future unmanned mission to capture a small asteroid and drag …

The FBI Needs To Explain Why It Failed To Monitor Boston Bombing Suspect Despite A Clear Warning

By the FBI's own admission, the FBI was warned about Tsarnaev in 2011 by a foreign government (presumably Russia).<p>The foreign government told the FBI that Tsarnaev had become "a follower of radical Islam and a strong believer and that he had changed drastically ... as he prepared to leave the …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Obama: 'We've closed an important chapter in this tragedy'

The nation has "closed an important chapter" in its response to a terrorist attack on Monday, President Barack Obama said Friday evening at the White House, capping what the president called a "tough week" that captured much of the nation's attention.<p>After a day of anxious waiting that played out …