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Shooting from the Saddle Vol. 01: Tips

16 bike photography tips from 6 great adventure cycling shooters ...The post Shooting from the Saddle Vol. 01: Tips appeared first on Pedaling …

Bikepacking

Selfie with Google Street View Car Shows Up on Street View

Nasr Bitar took a selfie when a Google Street View car drove behind him last fall, and recently he found a photo of himself taking the selfie on …

The Original Lytro Light Field Camera is Only $60 for Amazon’s Gold Box Deal of the Day

Back in 2011, Lytro announced the world’s first light field camera for shooting photos that can be refocused after they’re captured.<p>If you’ve been …

5 Good Reasons to Use Flash

Most people think of flash as a tool to create dramatic portraits, and while that’s true, it’s definitely not the only way flash should be used. …

Simple Tips for Photographing Children

Magnum Photographer Bruce Gilden On What Makes A Good Photograph Great (And A Bad Photograph Terrible)

Bruce Gilden is one straight talker. The no-nonsense Brooklyn born, Guggenheim-awarded, Magnum photographer does not mince his words, that’s for …

Street Photography

How to Create a Fairy Tale Composite Photograph in Photoshop by Brooke Shaden

Most famous Fineart photographer and artist Brooke Shaden shows how to create a fairy tale photograph in Adobe Photoshop. In this tutorial, she uses …

10 Tips to Improve Your Landscape Photographs

Landscape photography is a huge passion for many photographers. My enjoyment of photographing landscape stems from the desire to be in a beautiful …

25-Year-Old Cancer Patient Turns Her Living Wake Into a Surprise Wedding

Guests partied with the couple for eight hours.<p>When Liza Heaton, 25, learned that the rare cancer shed been battling had returned, doctors said she had just weeks to live. While in hospice, she and her love, Wyatt, decided they would make the most of their time together by tying the knot. So they …

The 20 Best Moments for Women in 2014

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, feminism made a lot of milestones in the year 2014.<p>As 2014 comes to a close, women have a whole lot to cheer about in pop culture, politics, sports, and art. Of course, this year, like every other year in human history, was ripe with misogyny, sexism, …

The Three Times Marissa Mayer Refused To Fire Thousands Of Yahoo Employees

Mayer never took his advice.<p>On Friday, Business Insider published an excerpt from a book called "Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!"<p>It reveals that Andreessen wasn't the only one favoring mass layoffs at Yahoo. The board members who hired her also wanted drastic cuts. Mayer's CEO …

Employment

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Artist Turns DNA From Chewed Gum Into Sculptures

Plus, a perfume that can cover your genetic tracks<p>Two years ago, artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg caused a stir in both the art and biosecurity worlds when she displayed busts of people she’d never met. She determined the facial features for her “Stranger Visions” show using DNA found in the streets …

Sculpture

The Hemsley Sisters on Their Perfect Day of Eating

Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley, the sister duo behind 'The Art of Eating Well,' share their healthy outlook.<p><b>What would the perfect Hemsley-approved day of eating consist of?</b><p><i>On waking</i>: warm water with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice or an herbal tea<p><i>Breakfast</i>: Our anytime eggs (for a sit down breakfast …

First woman to command an RAF fast jet squadron named as Wing Commander Nikki Thomas

Wg Cdr Thomas is expected to lead bombing missions over Iraq this summer<p>A woman who has become the first to command an RAF fast jet squadron is expected to lead bombing missions over Iraq this summer.<p>​Wing Commander Nikki Thomas​, who took charge of the newly reformed No 12 Squadron at RAF Marham …

Girls Who Code Expands To Get More Young Women In Computer Science Majors

The computer science gender gap struggle in Silicon Valley is real. A mere 17 percent of Google’s tech workers are women. It’s 15 percent at Facebook. Similar stats can be found at most of the larger tech companies.<p>Girls Who Code is trying to reverse those digits with an announcement of a major …

A Blind Woman Gains New Freedom, Click By Click By Click

<i>For someone who is blind, a simple click can be the sound of sight.</i><p><i>It's a technique called echolocation. Bats and other animals use it to see at night. And it's being used by an increasing number of people who are blind. They listen to how the clicking sounds they make with their tongues bounce off</i> …

In Business, Women Rule

I have a fairly distinctive vantage point to view women in business. First, I am a woman who is founder and CEO of my successful marketing agency. Second, nearly 75% of our employees are female. Third, almost all of our clients are women as well. So, I have extensive experience working with smart, …

Bletchley Park ‘girls’ break code of secrecy for book launch

For years Betty Webb and Mary Every worked a few yards apart, often through the night, in Block F among the codebreakers of Bletchley Park. Now, both aged 92, they have met for the first time.<p>Although thousands of women worked there cheek by jowl throughout the war years, billeted among curious …

Mary Lyon obituary

Mary Lyon, who has died aged 89, was one of the foremost geneticists of the 20th century. She used the mouse as a powerful genetic tool to gain fundamental and profound insights into mammalian genetics and the genetic bases of disease.<p>Perhaps her greatest achievement was to propose in 1961 the …

Genetics

Bletchley Park: Meet 'Dilly's Girls', The WWII Women Codebreakers Who Cracked Enigma

As crowds filled Britain's streets to celebrate the end of the Second World War, there was one part of the victory story that couldn't yet be …

At 90, She's Designing Tech For Aging Boomers

In Silicon Valley's youth-obsessed culture, 40-year-olds get plastic surgery to fit in. But IDEO, the firm that famously developed the first mouse for Apple, has a 90-year-old designer on staff.<p>Barbara Beskind says her age is an advantage.<p>"Everybody who ages is going to be their own …

Saving Lives Through Tablet-Based Ultrasound Technology

In the medical world, it’s known as the “golden hour.” The sixty minutes following a traumatic injury or emergency that can make the difference between life and death. Sixty minutes in which the faster a patient receives medical treatment, the more likely they are to survive.<p>In an effort to …

11 Ways Science and Technology Are Waging War on Winter

Fighting snow with sugar beet juice, snow-pooping robots, geoengineering and more<p>Here in New York City, we've just been hit with yet another round of snow, and it got us thinking: There must be somebody working on a way to get rid of this fluffy white menace. As it turns out, there are lots of …

This App Wants To Help You Get Rid Of People Who Stress You Out

Pplkpr is an art project and real app meant to give us a peek into our quantified future.<p>Lauren McCarthy and Kyle McDonald are artists who create tech-based projects exploring the possibilities of the near future. In the past, projects of theirs have hired Amazon’s Mechanical Turks to rate their …

Create A Sound Sculpture To Track Company Performance

So here’s a novel way to track your corporate performance: Generate a multimedia sculpture. You might think that’s a little over the top, but considering how hard you work to gather and analyze all those dry, boring numbers, a sound sculpture seems like much more fun — and certainly more creative. …

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