Erika Lino

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Story of cities #13: Barcelona's unloved planner invents science of 'urbanisation'

Constricted by its medieval walls, Barcelona was suffocating – until unknown engineer Ildefons Cerdà came up with a radical expansion plan. Rival architects disparaged him, yet his scientific approach changed how we think about cities<p>In the mid-1850s, Barcelona was on the brink of collapse. An …

Urbanism

Zhao Chuang: The man who brings dinosaurs to life

Like many children, Zhao Chuang started off doodling dinosaurs. Now he builds life-sized versions for a living.

The First Climate Model Turns 50, And Predicted Global Warming Almost Perfectly

Modeling the Earth’s climate is one of the most daunting, complicated tasks out there. If only we were more like the Moon, things would be easy. The Moon has no atmosphere, no oceans, no icecaps, no seasons, and no complicated flora and fauna to get in the way of simple radiative physics. No wonder …

Climate Change

Ecco le famiglie milanesi che stanno ospitando i migranti

Elisa e Francesco Accornero con Banta, che ha 19 anni e viene dal Ghana. Foto Carlo Furgeri Gilbert per io donna<p>Alla fine il sindaco Beppe Sala l’ha …

The Entire Observable Universe, Captured In One Stunning Image

Our sun and solar system are pictured at the center of this gorgeous logarithmic illustration.<p>If you were to shrink the entire universe to fit inside your computer screen, it would look a little something like this:<p>Using Photoshop and logarithmic maps created by scientists at Princeton, artist and …

When miners and gay activists united: the real story of the film Pride

In September 2010, the writer Stephen Beresford was about to leave a meeting with film producer David Livingstone when he was asked: "Is there any story you are burning to write?" "Well, there is one," he replied, hesitating at the door, "but no one is ever going to make it." He acknowledges now …

TORTA GIRAFFA FATTA IN CASA DA BENEDETTA - Homemade giraffe cake roll

La Video Ricetta Passo-Passo della Focaccia Genovese

La tortilla de patatas perfecta

¿Con o sin cebolla? ¿Cuajada o líquida? Aquí tienes la vídeoguía definitiva para hacer tortilla de patatas, basada en los consejos de tres ganadores …

2016 Pictures of the Year

Abbas Supporters of the French team watch the finale of the European Cup on a TV screen in the street. Portugal won by 1-0 after extra time. When …

Street Photography

Emma Bonino persona dell'anno 2016: ecco perché l'abbiamo scelta

La copertina dell'Espresso in edicola domenica 18 dicembre incorona Emma la combattente. Un volto così diverso dalla politica in crisi<p><b>Perché Emma</b> …

Maltempo in Puglia, neve e ghiaccio anche a Bari. Città isolate, aeroporti a singhiozzo

Stop per gli scali di Bari e Brindisi, ritardi anche sui treni. Il governatore Emiliano pubblica online il suo telefonino. A Bari divieto di …

Big Data's Big Misses: 2016 Was a Bad Year For Predictions

Goodbye 2016. The journalists and analysts who work with numbers will not miss you.<p>From the United States to the United Kingdom, the last 12 months will be remembered for missed calls, surprises and upsets that didn’t just beat the odds, but that shattered them – and not just in politics. On the …

50 Street Photography Photos From 2016

2016 was my busiest year of photography yet working on my 100 cities project. While I’ve been based in Vietnam this year, I spent most of it away …

Street Photography

George Martin, con i Beatles da Abbey Road a 'Abbey Road'

I Beatles in studio con George Martin. Foto: Terry O'Neill/Getty Images<p>Iscriviti alla Newsletter<p>Non perderti neanche una notizia, inserisci il tuo …

How blockchain can create the world’s biggest supercomputer

Ben Dickson Contributor<p>Ben Dickson is a software engineer and the founder of TechTalks.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Unlocking the potential of eye tracking technology<br>• Can you trust crypto-token crowdfunding?<p>As our desktop computers, laptops, mobile devices, etc. stand idly by for a huge portion of …

Blockchain

FDA issues final guidance on medical devices' cybersecurity

The Food and Drug Administration has issued its final guidance on protecting medical devices like pacemakers and insulin pumps from cyberattacks. To start with, it wants manufacturers to boost their cybersecurity measures by incorporating a way to monitor and detect vulnerabilities into the …

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Big Data: Will We Soon No Longer Need Data Scientists?

The job of data scientist — the quintessential big data job, and the job that was just voted the best job in America for 2016 — is at risk.<p>Data scientists have been called “unicorns” because finding the right person with the right set of skills — including coding, statistics, machine learning, …

The Dangers of Photography Addiction

Photography is dangerous. Just editing a photo and getting OK results is enough to get you hooked.<p>Then you get an entry-level DSLR. And a cheap 50mm …

UNSATISFYING

Watch Arctic sea ice disappear

This NASA animation shows the rapid decline in the Arctic's perennial sea ice from 1984-2016.

Migrants Rescued in Mediterranean: Pictures

17 Photographers on the Best Way to Learn

<b>Laura Pannack</b>: Keep shooting, keep thinking, keep making mistakes.<p><b>Jonathan May</b>: I would say to totally immerse yourself in the craft. Do a …

Magnum Photographers Document 70 Years of Refugees in Crisis

Robert Capa, the late co-founder of Magnum Photos, has been called “the greatest war photographer in the world” and “the founder of modern …

This week's #lpfanphoto comes from @photobohemian who visited #Barcelona during the Sant Mercè festival held last week. This is a shot of the correfoc (the fire run) which is where locals dressed as devils run through the streets with hand-held fireworks! Has anybody else's visit to #Catalonia's capital coincided with this Sant Mercè? What was your favourite part? 🎉 -- Tag your favourite #travel shots with #lpfanphoto and each week we'll pick one to regram to our friends and followers. Happy travels!

The Animated History of Stop Motion Movies Pictures

Certified Fresh<p>Movies and TV shows are Certified Fresh with a steady Tomatometer of 75% or higher after a set amount of reviews (80 for wide-release …

How not to screw up your new job and derail your career

Ahead of starting at the new company, I was given a management book with advice on how to handle a transition to a new organization.<p>"The First 90 Days" is a guide for executives in new leadership roles. It warns that if you get things wrong early at a new company, and it could derail your entire …

Stories of child sex abuse in South Africa

Inspired by her own experience of sexual abuse, one photojournalist began documenting the victims and the perpetrators.<p><i>"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."</i><br>Maya Angelou<p>When I was about five years old, I was sexually abused by a stranger. I don't think at that age I …

Ireland Votes Yes to Same-Sex Marriage