Donessa Strickland

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Julian Assange

Photograph by Carl Court—Getty Images<p>Julian Assange did not create and does not represent the movement of distributed actors who use tools of digital …

How to Parent Teens With Social Anxiety

If you're the parent of a teen with social anxiety disorder (SAD), it can be hard to know how best to help him or her cope. In addition to helping …

Protein in Birds' Eyes Helps Them 'See' Earth's Magnetic Field — NOVA Next | PBS

Researchers have discovered a protein in birds’ eyes that allows them to see magnetic fields.<p>The protein, called Cry4, belongs to a group of proteins …

Magnetism

The Y Chromosome Is Disappearing – So What's in the Future for Men?

The Y chromosome may be a symbol of masculinity, but it is becoming increasingly clear that it is anything but strong and enduring. Although it …

Genetics

A Message to Portrait Photographers

She came in for her senior session. Her hair was a mess of tangled waves, unruly and uncooperative. Her face was covered with freckles and dotted …

Rainfall

Breathe Life Into an Old Laptop With This Cheap Addition

Just before you decide to throw out that old laptop and upgrade to a new one you might be surprised to find how a very quick and easy hardware swap …

How to Take Striking Lightning Photos

Lightning can be a great way to add some incredible drama to a landscape shot. This helpful video will show you how to do just that.<p>Coming to you …

Landscape Photography

How to Rescue an Underexposed Photo and Maintain Natural Color

We've all done it before and I guarantee that we'll all do it again: sometimes, you just miss the mark and come home with an underexposed image. This …

Tutorials

You Asked: What Is Inflammation, And Why Should I Care About It?

Your body can heal itself, which is pretty miraculous when you sit back and think about it. If you suffer a cut or infection—or if a disease, …

Immune System

"Long exposure shot of Bow Lake during sunrise. I drove all night and slept in my truck until sunrise to get this shot. I was fortunate to have no wind to get the still water and great clouds. Used a Sony A7Rii with a Voigtlander 15mm Heliar iii." by beautifulpixels1

More from beautifulpixels1<p>Long exposure shot of Bow Lake during sunrise. I drove all night and slept in my truck until sunrise to get this shot. I …

Top 10

How to Make a Portrait Backdrop for $5 with Dollar Store Items

Professional portrait backdrops can cost over $1,000 apiece. If you’d like to get creative without getting broke, photographer Jessica Kobeissi has a …

Dollar Tree

The Top 15 Beaches on the East Coast

Great Point, at the easternmost end of the island of Nantucket, is one of the most secluded beaches in the world. That's because you need a 4x4 and a …

Night-time photography: 10 tips for photographing after dark | Travel Feature

5. Invest in a tripod<p>For long exposures, you need to keep your camera as still as possible and best way to do this is with a tripod. They come in an …

Watch the Canon 5D III vs. the Sony A7 II During a Swimwear Shoot at the Beach (VIDEO)

Julia Trotti is one of our favorite photographers for swimwear photography tips videos and she’s back with another one, which features a shootout …

Cameras

Testing a $35 Superzoom Phone Lens Against a $7,000 DSLR Kit

Have you seen those ridiculous ads for smartphone clip-on lenses that promise impossible results? Casey Neistat recently came across one on Facebook …

Cameras

4 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Start Eating For Clear Skin, According To A Dermatologist

Those who struggle with acne know how hard it is to get rid of it. There are many factors that contribute to breakouts that are out of our control, …

Antiinflammatory

Marijuana linked to 'unbearable' sickness across US as use grows following legalisation

By the time Thomas Hodorowski made the connection between his marijuana habit and the bouts of pain and vomiting that left him incapacitated every …

Man eats world's hottest chilli pepper – and ends up in hospital

A man who took part in a chilli pepper eating contest ended up with more than he bargained for when he took on the hottest pepper in the world.<p>After eating a Carolina Reaper pepper, the 34-year-old started dry heaving before developing a pain in his neck that turned into a series of thunderclap …

Chilli

4 Anti-Inflammatory Proteins You Should Eat To Blast Belly Fat, According To Nutritionists

By now, you’ve probably heard a lot about inflammation and the many ways it can wreak havoc on your health. Inflammation in the body is responsible …

Dim Light May Change Brain Structure

Spending too much time in dimly lit rooms and offices may actually change the brain’s structure and hurt one’s ability to remember and learn, …

Photography Tips-Quick Rembrandt Lighting Setup

Filmmakers and photographers alike, rejoice! Fletch Murray has yet another great video for y'all. This time around, we're looking at how to set up …

Interstellar visitor 'Oumuamua' never should have left home, theories say

An interstellar object that whizzed through our solar system last year is confounding astronomers trying to understand how planets, comets and asteroids form.<p>The object, called 'Oumuamua, has a composition that suggests it should have formed close to its parent star. But in a twist, astronomers …

Why Smoking Weed Makes You Tired And Lazy

Even as the body of evidence of cannabis' potential as a potent medical precursor grows (especially with the development of CBD-rich strains), …

Portrait Photography Tips for Beginners

If you’re getting started with portrait photography, I recommend checking out this video to get up to speed on the most important things you need to …

What Should You Charge for Your Pro Photography?

Figuring out how much to charge clients is a struggle shared by many photographers, particularly if you’re trying live off the fruits of your craft. …

Exclusive: ‘I’ve never seen anything like it.’ Video of mating deep-sea anglerfish stuns biologists

Anglerfish, with their menacing gape and dangling lure, are among the most curious inhabitants of the deep ocean. Scientists have hardly ever seen …