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South Korea fires at North Korea in retaliation for loudspeaker attack

Defence ministry in Seoul says it has increased monitoring of its neighbour after projectile was reportedly lobbed across the border<p>South Korea has fired dozens of artillery rounds towards North Korea after its neighbour fired projectiles towards a South Korean loudspeaker that had been blaring …

North Korea

Is Halal Meat Healthier than Conventional Meat?

<b>Correction appended, July 30</b><p>Denmark announced last year it would ban Halal and Kosher slaughtering practices. Halal meat is reared—and …

Chickens

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

Photography

27 Sex Facts You Need in Your Life

This is not your high school sex ed class.<p>Even if you consider yourself a total sexpert, there is always something new to learn about sex. From all the crazy ways it can improve your health to the downright weird things that happen during the act, read on for <i>everything</i> you could possibly want to …

Seven ways to stay married

Five years ago, I went on a search to answer the question: What can people do to have a happy, fulfilling, lifelong marriage? I sought out an unusual source of information, however. I didn’t ask psychologists or consult self-help gurus.<p>Long-married folks say that you should never argue on an empty …

Pictures of the Week 5.29.15

Fishing

DIY: Making a Simple but Elegant Leather Hand Strap for a DSLR

I recently went to great lengths to solve a simple problem. I have a Manfrotto monopod that requires a little screw to attach my camera to the …

Sewing

June 2015

Pazza Inter Amala (Versione Strumentale)

calciofication

How to Perfectly Capture Steam in Food Photography

I normally hangout at a local coffee shop editing photos because it’s easier for me to concentrate (plus free electricity and air condition… not …

The 5 Biggest Health Myths You Still Believe

Death erections, shaving shenanigans, and more BS even some doctors buy<p>How’s this for a farewell salute? If you buy the rumors, your penis stands at attention even as you’re laid to rest.<p>Some call it a “death erection.” And believe it or not, there <i>is</i> some truth surrounding the phenomenon. In her …

Health

Inter-spective: 20 years of Moratti

Twenty years ago on this day, Massimo Moratti took over as president of Inter from Ernesto Pellegrini, and led the club on one of their most …

Soccer

Vladimir Putin invites Kim Jong-un to Moscow

The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, has invited the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, to Moscow next year to mark the 70th anniversary of the Soviet defeat of Nazi Germany in the second world war, the Kremlin’s spokesman said on Friday.<p>It would be Kim’s first foreign visit since taking the helm …

The American Released From North Korea

Authorities arrested Jeffrey Fowle at an airport while he attempted to leave the country. His crime: leaving a bible in his hotel.<p>In May, North Korean authorities arrested American Jeffrey Fowle at an airport while he attempted to leave the country. His crime: leaving a bible in his hotel. Kim Jong …

Why Leaf Shutter Lenses Matter

<i>This post originally appeared on the Kern-Photo.com and is being syndicated at The Phoblographer with wedding photographer R.J. Kern’s permission. To</i> …

U.N. Security Council condemns North Korea missile launches

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council on Thursday condemned recent ballistic missile launches by North Korea, describing the three rounds of Scud short-range missiles fired in June and July as a violation of council demands on Pyongyang.<p>A view of a multiple rocket launcher during an …

South Korea launches military drill with US

South Korea and the United States have launched an annual military drill despite condemnation by North Korea, according to Seoul's defence ministry.<p>The beginning of the "Ulchi Freedom Guardian" exercise, which will last until August 29, came as Pope Francis led a mass for inter-reconciliation in …

U.S. High-Altitude Missile System For S. Korea Upsets China, N. Korea, Russia, Poses Problems For South

The specter of Chinese warplanes buzzing U.S. and Japanese planes adds urgency to U.S. pressure for high-altitude defense in Asia against a still more formidable threat: that of missiles fired by North Korea and maybe even China.<p>Both the Pentagon and Japan’s defense ministry have protested the …

6 Practical Ways to Unlock the Real Power of Colors in Your Photography

To suggest that color is of utmost importance to photographers would be a grand understatement. Discussions dealing with the fundamentals of …

72 Blog Post Ideas to Energize Your Content « Interact

Face it, sometimes it gets boring to keep producing blog posts day in and day out. Sometimes you just want to break the cycle and get a little crazy, …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

How To Wash Jeans: An Essential Men's guide

Congratulations on your new pair of jeans! Now it’s time to break in those bad boys until they look like they were created just for your body by …

Dr Strobe: the man who stopped time and electrified photography – in pictures

If you could stop time, here is what you might see: a bullet being shot through an apple, an egg being cracked into a fan, or a play-by-play of Pancho Gonzales's famous serve. MIT professor Harold Edgerton invented the strobe flash in the 1930s – and his stroboscopic photography captured amazing …

South Korean missionary sentenced to life of hard labour by North Korea

North Korea has sentenced a South Korean Baptist missionary to hard labour for life for allegedly spying and trying to set up underground churches.<p>He is the latest in a string of missionaries to run into trouble in the rigidly controlled north.<p>North Korean state media said the missionary was tried …

Zanetti's letter to the fans: "We always stuck together and that is how we shall remain"

Dear Inter fans and sports fans around the world: thank you!<p>Thank you for having supported my family and me with your warm and loving embrace and …

How to Enter a Room with Confidence and Authority | The Art of Manliness

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” –Will Rogers<p>Charlie Dresow knew when he entered the courtroom that every eyeball would be …