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PSD: Photoshop Disasters

I’ve seen a lot of bad Photoshop work in my day. And while it’s good for a laugh, it’s no fun if you’re the one whose work is being laughed at. …

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Artist: Vincent van Gogh Completion Date: 1887 Place of Creation: Paris, France Style: Post-Impressionism Genre: still life Technique: oil Material: canvas Dimensions: 41.5 x 37.5 cm Gallery: Private Collection http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/vincent-van-gogh/a-pair-of-shoes-1887-1 Posted by Lara

Adorable Captures of Displeased Dogs During Bath Time

Photographer Sophie Gamand, originally from France, is currently based in New York City. One aspect of culture that fascinates her is the …

Sunsets and scientists

POLLUTION plagued London last week and citizens were encouraged to stay inside. The rich colours of sunset paintings by Turner (as seen above), …

Materials for clothes that self-decontaminate may also purify biofuel

(Phys.org) —The military wants fabrics that don't just filter out nerve agents and other toxins, but also self-decontaminate. Dr. Brandy White, at …

Giant solar farm uses molten salt to keep power coming

IN THE searing heat 130 kilometres south-west of Phoenix, Arizona, 3000 mirrors carpet hectares of desert. Part of a power plant that produces about …

New adhesive system makes a circuit board that is 90% recyclable

Three British companies have developed a 90% recyclable and reusable circuit board, whose components can be easily separated by soaking in hot water. Funded by the UK government's Technology Strategy Board with a view to help industry conform to European electronic waste regulation, the National …

Sustainability

Obama Administration Releases Major Climate Change Report

The Obama administration released a wide-ranging climate change report on Tuesday, laying out exactly what impact the changing climate is having on …

World is unprepared for major El Niño later this year

THE weather is preparing to go wild, and will wreak havoc and death around the globe later this year. An El Niño, a splurge of warm water in the …

Weather

Watching it Burn: Soil Microbes vs. Wildfires

Wildfires can devastate ecosystems across the world. In 2012, over 67,000 wildfires raced across more than 9 million acres of land in the US alone. …

Bee biodiversity boosts crop yields

Research from North Carolina State University shows that blueberries produce more seeds and larger berries if they are visited by more diverse bee …

Join the fight against extreme poverty

You already know that Africa isn’t a country. But what else? Check out these maps and put the continent’s population, income, growth, and potential …

With half the planet up for grabs, a call for deep-ocean stewardship

(Phys.org) —The world's deep ocean spans more than half the planet and untold quantities of untapped energy resources, precious metals, and minerals …

Fairy circles apparently not created by termites after all

A third fraction of scientists believes self-regulating grass growth in itself being the cause, under certain circumstances, for this type of spatial …

How beach microbes responded to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

(Phys.org) —In June, 2010, two months after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Regina Lamendella collected samples along a hard-hit beach near Grand …

This fracking zeal overshadows the perfect energy solution – solar | Leonie Greene

Solar power,Shale gas and fracking,Energy,Renewable energy,Environment,Fossil fuels,Gas,UK news<p>The government ignores the drawbacks to shale gas, while its erratic policies around solar frustrate budding entrepreneurs<p>The government's consultation on the rights of fracking companies to drill under …

The Solar-Powered Plane That'll Fly Around the World

On July 5, 2012, the buzz of André Borschberg’s cell phone pulled him out of a meeting at a military airfield northeast of Lausanne, Switzerland. The …

Algae biofuel can help meet world energy demand, researchers say

(Phys.org) —Microalgae-based biofuel not only has the potential to quench a sizable chunk of the world's energy demands, say Utah State University …

Animal Loses Head But Remembers Everything

When I first saw this," says cell biologist Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, "it was with total amazement."<p>This is a worm. It's called a planarian. It's about an inch long, and you'll find it gliding along the bottoms of rivers and ponds all over the world. It's very flat, like a moving bit of pasta — …

Or drawing, building, just anything that gets you creating again.

Funny animals of 2013 - in pictures

A selection of amusing images from the animal kingdom captured by photographers over the past 12 months

The best photographs of 2013 – in pictures

Extreme weather, terrorism, political protests, an emotional film star and the exit and entrance of two popes. The Guardian's features picture editor selects the images that defined 2013 ... and the obligatory selfie shot

Snowden warns of loss of privacy in Christmas message - Video on NBCNews.com

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FYI: What Is The Evolutionary Purpose Of Tickling?

You probably know that you can't tickle yourself. And although you might be able to tickle a total stranger, your brain also strongly discourages you from doing something so socially awkward. These facts offer insight into tickling's evolutionary purpose, says Robert R. Provine, a neuroscientist at …

Something Cool: Photos Of Huge Snow Sculptures In China

The 26th Harbin International Snow Sculpture Art Expo is in full swing in China. Known as the largest festival of its kind the world, it's always pretty spectacular.<p>We thought we'd round up some pictures to give you a sense of the wonder: