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You're probably showering way too often

Spring is here. That means longer, warmer days — and, for many people, more frequent showering to wash away the sweat and smells that come with higher temperatures.<p>Here's the thing, though: Your regular showers may be grosser than your sweat.<p>There isn't much research that can tell you exactly how …

Microbiome

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

Quantum Mechanics

These Aerial Photos Reveal the Devastating Cost of Industrial Pollution

Fort McMurray, Canada The first step in the oil sands process after extraction is ‘upgrading’, in which particulate matt<p>... VIEW MORE<p>J Henry Fair<p>1 of …

Quick Tip: A Cleaner Way to Sharpen Your Photos in Photoshop

When you sharpen a photograph, what you’re doing is adding contrast to the edges in an image, but unfortunately, that often leads to black and white …

Marina Silva, George Soros... e mais um suspeito acidente de avião

<b>Interesses dos EUA e Globalistão de Soros na América Latina</b><p>19/8/2014, <b>[*] Wayne Madsen</b>, <i>Strategic Culture</i><p>Traduzido pelo pessoal da <b>Vila Vudu</b><p><b>Eduardo</b> …

The story behind the first Photoshop image

"Jennifer in Paradise" was the software's first color test picture<p>When John Knoll took a photo of his topless girlfriend on a secluded beach in 1987, he didn't expect the picture to be pored over and manipulated by thousands of people. But John's brother Thomas was working on the software that …

Garry Winogrand, street photographer: a retrospective – in pictures

Prolific street photographer Garry Winogrand captured the strangeness of 1960s America. As a major retrospective opens in New York, we take a look at his dazzling images<p><i>All photographs © The Estate of Garry Winogrand, courtesy of the Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco.</i>

A Collection of Powerful Black and White Images

I have a background in black and white photography – using actual film and processing in a darkroom. The entire first year of my two year college …

13 coisas que as pessoas conscientemente mais atentas fazem de modo diferente

Pode ter começado como uma tendência entre empresas de tecnologia do Vale do Silício, mas a atenção consciente (mindfulness) parece ter chegado para …

New State Of Light Revealed With Photon-Trapping Method

A theoretical physicist has explained a way to capture particles of light called photons, even at room temperature, a feat thought only possible at bone-chillingly cold temperatures.<p>Alex Kruchkov, a doctoral student at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), has built the first …

Myth Breaking in Physics

It is fascinating to watch when, for example, you are on a plane and the person next to you asks, "So what do you do?" and you reply, "I am an experimental high energy particle physicist." The interplay of human emotion that washes over your companion's face is amazing. It has the complexity of a …

Will we ever… detect other universes?

Is there anything outside our Universe? Many physicists think it’s possible, says Marcus Woo, but could we one day know for sure?<p>We think of our Universe as everything there ever was, is, and will be.<p>But according to some researchers, there might not just be many universes, but an infinite number …

Dark Matter

Unforgettable Pictures By The Award-Winning Photographer Killed In Afghanistan

Anja Niedringhaus, a critically acclaimed photographer for the Associated Press, was fatally shot in Afghanistan. She had covered everything from war to sporting events.

Intimate Black & White Photos from Burma: A Conversation with Monica Denevan

Monica Denevan’s work has been exhibited internationally — including solo shows at Scott Nichols Gallery (San Francisco) and Tao Gallery (Hong Kong) …

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Classic paintings of world cities meet Google Street View – in pictures

Following on from his amazing series last week, here are Halley Docherty’s latest collages for us – well known historical paintings of city scenes around the world, from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg and Tokyo to New York, superimposed on to Google Street View

Meet the invisible man: street photographer Tony Cole

We sit and talk in an almost empty pub, after having walked around York for an hour or so. I followed him as he moved through the narrow streets, and can confirm, that when he’s actually making pictures, I (and most of his subjects) were unaware it was even happening. There’s no eye contact, or …

Inside my camera bag - Street Photographer - Satoki Nagata

I have been used various cameras since I started doing photography seriously. First, I used DSLR, then I found that rangefinder is the most suitable …

World Press Photo awards 2014 - in pictures

A selection of the winners from the 2014 World Press Photo Contest, chosen from more than 100,000 images submitted

13 Amazing Professional Photographers Who Use Mirrorless Cameras on the Job

As bloggers who constantly test and review photography gear, we are the very first to admit that it is surprisingly easy to let gear obsession get in …

Gripster iPad Stand White

Whether you use your iPad for work, school, or seeking out cat memes, your tablet use is about to get spun on its head. Literally. Introducing the <b>iPad Gripster</b> from the always innovative <b>Native Union</b>, a staggeringly basic design that allows you to <b>stand, grab, grip, and spin your device</b> with ease and …

Aerial Photos Capture the Damage Left in the Wake of Colorado’s Fires and Floods

Over the course of 2013, the beautiful state of Colorado has been ravaged by many fires and, most recently, devastating flooding as well. When it …

The First Photo

(It’s been exactly 50 years – 1963 – since Swiss photo historian Helmut Gernsheim donated the world’s earliest permanent photograph* to the …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Happy to Be in Austria

Nestled in a wooded mountain valley in Austria’s Salzkammergut region, Gosausee Lake was once called “the eye of God” by renowned world traveler and …

Stunning Time-Lapse of the Mauna Kea Observatories and the Milky Way

Nothing starts your weekend off on the right foot like an epic time-lapse, and that’s exactly what we have for you here. Put together by an astronomy …