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Passages from the Bible discovered behind Qur'an manuscript

The only recorded palimpsest in which a Christian text has been effaced to make way for the Islamic holy text is to go on sale at Christie’s<p>An “extraordinary” discovery by an eagle-eyed scholar has identified the shadowy outlines of passages from the Bible behind an eighth-century manuscript of the …

Theology

New 1969-70 Ford Mustang Mach 1, Boss 302 and Boss 429 now on sale

Ford has a new Mach 1 in the works.<p>It’s not a Mustang, but an all-electric performance utility vehicle that it plans to unveil in a couple of years.<p>If that’s not your thing, don’t worry, because now you can buy a brand new version of the original Mustang Mach 1.<p>At least the closest thing to …

Sports Cars

Mercedes-Benz Launching Car Subscription Service in June

Like nice things but have issues committing? Mercedes-Benz Collection might interest you.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Roadsters

How to Shoot a Silhouette

Silhouettes are about shape, which is one of the five elements of design. In fact, the silhouette is the purest of all shapes, as it’s void of …

Landscape Photography

All About the Color Picker Tool in Photoshop

The Color Picker tool is one of the most fundamental and important features in Photoshop, and it's packed densely with information and options. This …

Tutorials

Quick Tip: How to ‘Auto’ a Single Slider in Lightroom

Lightroom Classic has long had an “Auto” feature in the Develop module that will automatically set basic sliders for you based on the image at hand. …

Tutorials

This AI Paints Like The Old Masters. Can You Tell The Difference?

Hint: Look for the goatee.<p>Discussions of AI and machine learning are often buttoned-up–and for good reason, considering their society-shaping impact. But art made by neural networks has become a field in its own right, full of people training algorithms to emulate people’s faces, fireworks, and …

Art

Retro ride: Firebird Trans Am Super Duty 455 returns with 1,100 hp

Ever since Trans Am Worldwide first brought its modern take on the Pontiac Firebird to the New York International Auto Show two years ago, business has been booming.<p>The Tallahassee-based company that was started in a barn in 2011 to do what General Motors no longer could now has 30 employees and a …

Sports Cars

Bryce Canyon National Park

We had lunch in the lodge dining room after taking the morning trail ride into the canyon. The place is pretty laid back and casual…no one seemed to …

National Parks

Glen Canyon NRA: Horseshoe Bend

<i>Location: Page, AZ</i><p><i>Designation: National Recreation Area</i><p><i>Date NPS designation declared: 10/27/1972</i><p><i>Date of my visit: 8/17/2014</i><p><i>Welcome back to National</i> …

National Parks

Mysterious Nubian Stone Tablets Have Been Discovered in a Vast African 'City of The Dead'

This is one of Africa's oldest written languages.<p>Archaeologists excavating a vast and ancient "city of the dead" in Africa have recovered the largest …

Ancient History

10 Hidden Lightroom Features That Can Change Your Editing Life

Sometimes we can use software for years without taking the time to dive deeper and unlock its full potential. Here’s a great 12-minute tutorial by …

Tutorials

4 Prime Lenses You Should Own

If you're in the market for a new camera lens, you're in luck...There are more lenses - and more <i>good</i> lenses available today than ever before.The …

Cameras

Nubian Stone Tablets Unearthed in African 'City of the Dead'

A huge cache of stone inscriptions from one of Africa's oldest written languages have been unearthed in a vast "city of the dead" in Sudan.<p>The …

Ancient History

Carroll Shelby's amazing personal car collection heading to auction

Shelby aficionados will want to book their trips to Greenwich, Connecticut, this June because that's where Bonhams will have the privilege of auctioning off Carroll Shelby's personal car collection. In total, 23 cars (and trucks) covering Shelby's personal career will hit the auction block.<p>Among …

Sports Cars

Say Hello To ‘fontTools’, A Free Library For Font Manipulation From Python

For those of you who might be unaware, there exists a library for the manipulation of font files, written in Python, called ‘fontTools’.<br>Even though …

Typography

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

Image: Netflix<p>We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do …

TV

Tips and Tricks on Visiting 26 National Parks, Straight From Park Employees

From the best time of the year to visit to the best hidden spots, straight from those who know it best.<p>Each of the National Park Service’s 417 …

National Parks

Charles Saatchi's Great Masterpieces: Cézanne's genre-defying classic that both appalled and inspired

It is hard to imagine that Cézanne’s paintings were considered disturbingly ugly during his lifetime.<p>When his dealer, the powerful Ambroise Vollard, placed one of his Bather paintings prominently in his gallery window, it drew a hostile response.<p>Even the progressive critic Charles Morice was …

Art

Work the Whole Core with 17 Effective Ab Exercises

Athletes need a strong core foundation for powerful movements and specific ab exercises are only a small piece of the program. In fact, the best ab …

Workouts

Marijuana linked to 'unbearable' sickness across US as use grows following legalisation

By the time Thomas Hodorowski made the connection between his marijuana habit and the bouts of pain and vomiting that left him incapacitated every …

Cannabis

The Top 10 Hikes in Grand Teton National Park

“The Tetons have loomed up grandly against the sky. From this point it is perhaps the finest pictorial range in the United States or even N. America.”<p>…

National Parks

Four Awesome Tips To Stop You Wasting Your Time With Long Exposure Photos

When your shutter is open for five minutes or longer while you take long exposure photos, what do you do during that time? Today I’ll share four …

Landscape Photography

Learn How to Create Paper Cut Effect with this Photoshop Tutorial

Lidia Lukianova shared a simple but quite awesome Photoshop tutorial. She shows us how to create a beautiful Paper Cut effect using the Pen Tool and …

Tutorials

Adobe’s New Lightroom Classic CC Update: Here’s What You Need to Know About Version 7.3 (VIDEO)

Yesterday Adobe released a substantial update to Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC (Version 7.3), with new tools, enhancements for mobile …

Tutorials

The Best Hiking Trails in Utah's Stunning Bryce Canyon National Park

When it comes to being blessed with natural splendour, southern Utah is practically divine. The region is home to five first-class national parks, …

National Parks

How to get a six pack: The internet is full of lies and disinformation about how to build abs, here’s everything you need to know

For many, a six pack is the holy grail. A good set of abs makes you stop and stare, and it’s one of the most reliable forms of marketing in the …

Fitness

Huge Dinosaur Footprints Discovered on Scottish Coast

The tracks shed light on dinosaur life in the Middle Jurassic, a period from which few fossils have survived.<p>More than 160 million years ago, long-necked dinosaurs called sauropods lumbered through the ancient lagoons that dotted what is now Great Britain. Now, dozens of their footprints have been …

Dinosaurs