Emilio Martinez

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Musk 'master plan' expands Tesla into trucks, buses and car sharing

(Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk Wednesday unveiled an ambitious plan to expand the company into electric trucks and buses, car sharing and solar energy systems.<p>Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk smiles as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China January 26, …

If you love Harry Potter, you're more likely to hate Donald Trump

A new study from a University of Pennsylvania professor found that those who have read about the famous boy wizard have an unfavorable view of the Republican presidential nominee.<p>It only gets worse for The Donald because opinions drop even more if people have read all seven books.<p>The study, "Harry …

A Movie Poster A Day

Designer Peter Majarich creates a movie poster a day.<p>To challenge himself, Sydney, Australia based graphic designer Peter Majarich wants to create …

Step inside some of the biggest, coolest experiments in the world

It has almost no mass, travels at essentially the speed of light, and has evaded scientific confirmation for three decades.<p>Meet the neutrino, which scientists hope will help them answer dozens of critical questions about the universe, including why it's full of matter.<p>Neutrinos are produced when …

Flavors

Cosplay bodypainter recreates comic characters and superheroes, in pictures - Telegraph

NASA is giving away these awesome futuristic posters of the cosmos

What would it be like to tour our solar system and beyond?<p>Check out them out below below.<p>You can download the high-resolution PDFs for free here and print them out.

26 years ago, Carl Sagan gave us an incredible perspective on our planet

As NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft was about to leave our Solar System in 1989, Sagan, who was a member of the mission's imaging team, pleaded with officials to turn the camera around to take one last look back at Earth before the spaceship left our solar system.<p>The resulting image, with the Earth as a …

Solar System

J.K. Rowling's 10 most surprising 'Harry Potter' revelations of 2015

There is no author who does as good a job keeping their fandom up-to-date as J.K. Rowling.<p>The <i>Harry Potter</i> author is constantly making headlines …

Books

Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals his favorite science fiction movies

Neil deGrasse Tyson loves science fiction movies, he even applauds bad movies for their efforts. But there are two movies that stand out above the rest for Neil.<p><i>Produced by Darren Weaver and Kamelia Angelova.</i> Additional production by Kevin Reilly.<p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook<p><i>StarTalk Radio is a podcast and</i> …

Las portadas más icónicas de la revista LIFE

El 23 de noviembre de 1936, la revista LIFE abandonaba el humor para convertirse en uno de los mayores referentes del fotoperiodismo.<p>La historia del …

How Jennifer Lawrence went from obscurity to the highest-paid actress in the world in 5 years

At just 25, Lawrence raked in $52 million this year alone.<p>But the Oscar-winning "Hunger Games" actress has come a long way since her humble beginnings in Louisville, Kentucky.<p>Let's look back at her meteoric rise from farm girl to Hollywood's top earner.<p><i>Additional reporting by Melia Robinson.</i>

Box Office

Toy Story 4 and Incredibles 2: Disney and Pixar announce new films

To a trilogy, and beyond: <i>Toy Story</i> is getting yet another sequel. That was the biggest news on the first day of Disney's bi-annual D23 Expo in …

Here's what would happen if the sun disappeared right now

What would happen if the sun disappeared this very second?<p>The sun is about 333,000 times the mass of Earth and produces the same amount of energy as 100 billion hydrogen bombs every second!<p>Its giant mass makes the sun the dominant gravitational force in the solar system that locks all eight planets …

Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson explain the history of the universe in under eight minutes

With the help of Igor Stravinsky and gorgeous illustration<p>Neil deGrasse Tyson has a unique talent for translating the complicated and vast history of space into simple, digestible bits for layfolk like us, whether through breakfasts with Pluto and hundreds of NASA fans or his revival of Carl …

11 Things In Nature You Didn't Know Could Glow In The Dark

Nature

Photographer Accidentally Captures Rare Sight of the ISS in a Stunning Milky Way Image

This past weekend, a Perseid meteor shower was predicted on a very clear night in the Netherlands, a combination that Albert Dros knew was rare. Not wanting to miss this photographic opportunity, he ventured out with his Sony A7II camera and a friend. What he got was a series of incredible shots of …

Terra Flamma: Stunning Long-Exposure Photographs of California Wildfires by Stuart Palley | Colossal

<p>The news of deadly wildfires ravaging California has been as awe-inspiring as it is terrifying. Great swaths of forests, mountains, fields, and …

Artist Turns Historical Photos into Colorfully Whimsical Composites

In a continuation of her <i>Dancing with Costica</i> series, Australian artist Jane Long has created more imaginatively surreal compositions by digitally restoring, colorizing, and manipulating black-and-white photos captured over 50 years ago. The series came about when Long was looking for a way to brush …

Photo Manipulations Combine Multiple Celebrities to Create Beautiful, Imaginary People

There's something that's slightly off about every one of these celebrity portraits. In fact, they're not celebrities at all, but are actually gorgeous, fake people. DeviantArt user Pedro Berg Johnsen (aka ThatNordicGuy) combined two to three photographs of movie stars and musicians for each …

Emma Watson

Simple DIY Transforms Any Smartphone into a 3D Hologram Projector

If you have an old CD case, a smartphone, and a little time, you can make a 3D hologram projector. YouTuber Mrwhosetheboss demonstrates just how this is done in a short tutorial, and it's as easy as building a simple, four-sided bowl and placing it on top of your phone. With the right video, a tiny …

Funny Drawing Series of a Character Battling His Maker

Imagine getting your head punched or getting smooshed to the corner of a page. That's what this character is going through, thanks to artist Alex Solis. For this new series, Alex shows a character going one-on-one with the artist. Watch as the boy fights back as he clamps his teeth down onto the …

Instagram of the Month: Lauterbrunnen Valley

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><b>Douglas Croft</b> (on Instagram <b>@douglascroftimages</b>) roams the globe with a camera in hand and shares his travels with the world through Instagram.<p>He brought himself—and his great photographic eye—to our attention by tagging his photo with <b>#NatGeoTravelPic</b> on Instagram.<p>Here’s a …

Yahoo!

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Just Gave Graduates These 9 Crucial Pieces of Advice

At the University of Massachusetts Amherst commencement ceremony Friday, famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson dropped truth bombs like a one-man …

The top 50 apps for creative minds

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

Apps

Multiple-Star Birth Revealed in Stellar Nursery

Starstruck<p>Quadruple-star system will emerge in 40,000 years.<p>Astronomers have have gotten their first good look at the beginnings of a quadruple-star system.<p>The discovery could lead to a better understanding of why some stars, such as our sun, are loners, while many others are born into systems with …

New Mexico

Cosmic Queries: Gravity (Repeat)

One of NASA's best images gets a stunning high-def remake

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, NASA's iconic "Pillars of Creation" photo has been recaptured in stunning detail. The Hubble Space Telescope has taken a new, larger, high definition image of the pillars, which was then combined with several other Hubble images to create the best look yet. …

Hubble Space Telescope

HRW pide a Obama cuestionar a Peña Nieto por casos Tlatlaya y Ayotzinapa

WASHINGTON, (proceso.com.mx).- La organización Human Rights Watch (HRW) pidió al presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, que cuestione a su …