Emer Stephenson

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Here's What Texting Really Does to Your Spine

The adult head weighs about 10 to 12 pounds, so when you're standing upright with perfect posture, that's the amount of stress that's on your spine. According to the new research, tilting your head forward increases the amount of stress—and therefore weight—on your spine. When you tilt just 15 …

Photographer Who Took Iconic Vietnam Photo Looks Back, 40 Years After the War Ended

Nick Ut’s photo of Kim Phuc was a transformative moment in a horrible conflict.<p>“We were being shot at every day.” My good friend and fellow photographer Nick Ut was reminiscing about the drive up Highway 1 to Trang Bang, the village where he captured the horror of the Vietnam War in a single, …

Nine Irish Photographers You Need to Follow

Jan. 24, 2014. A protestor holds a handmade shield as protection during rioting, Kiev, Ukraine<br>Ross McDonnell<p>1 of 26<p>It is said, often with tongue …

Rescuing History’s Forgotten Frames

For me, photography has always been about anticipation. Each time I unwind a reel of film I get the same thrill—the slippery strip slides off the spool, and in that moment I hold my breath as I raise my freshly developed roll up to the light to see what the negatives show me. Over 70 years ago, …

World War II

22+ Stunning Interior Design Ideas That Will Take Your House To Another Level

Given how much time most of us spend at home, it's a shame most of us live in small, boring homes or apartments. If home is where the heart is, these …

Interior Design

Garry Winogrand: the man who defined street photography

In the decades following the Second World War, Garry Winogrand, a towering figure in the history of street photography, portrayed New York – and the rest of America – in an innovative and widely influential new way<p>During the 1950s and 1960s the photographer Garry Winogrand stalked the sidewalks of</b> …

Returning Astronauts, Snowshoe Art, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

“She was human, she was not an experiment”: A pregnant patient’s right to die should not be a matter of debate

Texas state turned the body of a deceased woman into an incubator for a fetus. Now her family is fighting back<p>A Texas lawmaker has introduced a proposal to repeal the pregnancy exclusion in the state’s Health and Safety Code. Under current law, pregnant people are prohibited from exercising an …