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This Collection Of War Photography Holds Some Of The Most Haunting Images You'll Ever See

"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website.<p>The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition called, "War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath," showing currently …

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

10 of the Most Dangerous Space Walks Ever Done

The blockbuster film Gravity features one heart-stopping emergency in space after another, most of them outside the confines of a spacecraft. Real-life emergencies during extravehicular activity, or EVA, are more rare, but they do happen.<p>The blockbuster film <i>Gravity</i> features one heart-stopping …

Space Exploration

A Crazy Size Comparison Of Sci-Fi's Greatest Ships [Infographic]

The _Star Wars _vessels are puny compared to the ship from _Independence Day. _<p>Being a small child, I often think to myself: <i>What if the _Star Wars _spaceships got into a fight with the ships from _Star Troopers</i>? _Thanks to this infographic from DeviantART user Dirk Loechel, I finally have an …

How to Reduce Camera Shake - 6 Techniques

Pin It In this classic DPS post (now updated) photographer Natalie explores 6 ways you can hand hold lenses at low apertures and low shutter speeds …

Photography

HTC One X is getting an Android 4.2.2 update with Sense 5.5 - Pocket-lint

If you own an HTC One X and were thinking of biting the preverbal bullet to buy a new HTC One, wait. The old One X has life in it yet, according to …

Samsung to follow Apple with 64-bit smartphones

Samsung has announced that its next high-end Android smartphones will feature 64-bit processors.<p>The news follows Apple's announcement on Tuesday that its new flagship smartphone, the iPhone 5S, will be the first handset to include 64-bit technology, which it describes as a "desktop-class …

How to live longer – the experts' guide to ageing

<b>JERRALD RECTOR, 26: Lift weights for better immunity</b><p><b>By the time we reach 80, most of us will be infected with a type of herpes virus which erodes the immune system and takes years off your life without you even knowing it. PhD student Jerrald Rector, at the University of Birmingham, knows he has</b> …

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A 12-Year-Old's Quest To Remake Education, One Arduino At A Time

Twelve-year-old electronics prodigy Quin Etnyre wanted to make education more fun. So he became a teacher.<p>Quin Etnyre walks to the front of a crowded room at Deezmaker 3D Printers and Hackerspace in Pasadena, California. He adjusts his laptop on the workbench, then looks up and addresses the class. …

Top 5 Leadership Videos Less Than 5-Minutes Long

Mid-week inspiration for managers and leaders: Here are five of our most popular leadership video blogs.<p>Why Large-Scale Change, When Pushed Through Management, Fails <br>Management is great at the day-to-day operations. But since those same management systems fail 70% of the time at implementing …

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Doctors Look For A Way Off The Medical Hamster Wheel

I became a doctor to help people.<p>When I was a medical student, I held the naive and idealistic belief that if I just did good work, the business side of things would somehow take care of itself.<p>How wrong I was.<p>Now I'm an internist taking care of all comers age 18 and up. Some days I find myself …

Daniel Kahneman’s Advice For Strengthening Your Decision-Making Skills

We’re constantly coming to conclusions about our situations. Nobel Prize-winning psychologist Daniel Kahneman says that we’re usually wrong–but there are ways to strengthen your decision-making skills.<p>Wondering if your mind is prone to making endless shortcuts? The kind that lead us to the wrong …

Samsung Wants You To Figure Out What To Do With Its Flexible Displays

Samsung is having a unique kind of contest, the company announced today, and it’s not the kind where someone walks away with a Galaxy S4. The Korean smartphone maker is asking people to submit ideas around what kind of devices to make with its flexible display technology. Have a hardware startup? …

Top Best 11 Gadgets For Home Controlled by Smartphone

Today’s smartphones let you do all sorts of ingenious things and the phone function is the least interesting one. You can do your shopping from your …

Android is better

It was just meant to be a quick experiment. I started using a Nexus 4. I was going to go right back to my iPhone after a week. I was designing more …

A Size Comparison Of Sci-Fi's Greatest Machines And Monsters [Infographic]

How does Godzilla compare to an AT-AT walker? Plus, how they stack up to real stuff, like the Sydney Opera House.<p>DeviantART user lexinator117 created this scale-map comparing the sizes of nerd- and pop-culture touchstones. Now we finally know: American Godzilla is lesser creatively <i>and</i> physically …

Dog-tired: hounds keep best yawns for human pals not strangers

Dogs find their owners' yawns more contagious than those of strangers, say researchers in Japan. The scientists claim their work helps to unravel the mystery of the act, and trace it back to "rudimentary forms of empathy" in domesticated dogs.<p>The team at the University of Tokyo asked 25 dog owners …

Your favourite free phone and tablet apps

One quiet day, we idly asked you what your favourite smartphone and tablet apps were. You answered in droves with loads of brilliant-sounding apps we …

The Simplest Periodic Table We've Ever Seen

No numbers, just dots<p>In this beautiful, easy-to-read periodic table, created by London-based graphic designer Alison Haigh, each element is represented by a visualization of its electronic structure, rather than by numbers and letters.<p>The dots each represent electrons—so, hydrogen, which has an …

Advanced heart x-ray cuts time in ER - Futurity

STONY BROOK (US) — Use of a noninvasive heart imaging test known as CCTA leads …

What Are The Most Lactose Intolerant Places In The World? [Infographic]

Whether you can digest milk comfortably after childhood is a genetic fluke. For many people, the ability to produce lactase--the enzyme that allows the body to break down lactase, the sugar in milk--disappears after childhood, when we no longer need to survive on our mother's milk.<p>Lactase …

Mass Effect concept art shows Shepard as a Reaper, Tali unmasked, and more

A whole new side of Mass Effect<p>Long before a game ever hits retail shelves, it comes into existence as an idea. That broad concept is then refined …

The Epic Life of Carlos Santana

His meditation spot is in front of the fireplace. On Carlos Santana's property in San Rafael, California, about twenty minutes north of San …

This is Norm, the Most Adorable Pug on Instagram

Jeremy Veach is a 23-year-old photographer from Port Orchard, Washington. Inspired by Maddie (one of the early Internet pet sensations) and Momo …

Previously Unpublished ‘Harry Potter’ Illustrations By Mary GrandPré

<b>Redditor</b> jrs_ has uploaded an awesome collection of previously unpublished ‘Harry Potter’ illustrations by Mary GrandPré—the illustrator behind the …

The 10 Greatest Giant Monster Movies of All Time

The giant monster, known as <i>kaiju</i> in Japanese, is a very different beast from the human-sized nasties you find in movies from <i>Alien</i> to <i>World War Z</i>. …