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How to survive a global disaster: a handy guide

Whether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts reckon society as we know it will collapse within 13 days of a catastrophic event. So what do you do next?<p>On 22 June, 2001, Tara O’Toole and Thomas Inglesby of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Strategies, …

Homeland Security

BBC Arts - Get Creative - In 2016 I will get creative by... learning guitar

Slash - getting down with the sound<p>1. Easy tiger!<p>Beanie hat and beard optional<p>When you first start learning to play the guitar, it may be tempting to go straight for ‘The Edge’ style stuff, but try to take it one step at a time. Keep it simple and set yourself achievable goals for each practice …

James Taylor Teaches You to Play “Carolina in My Mind,” “Fire and Rain” & Other Classics on the Guitar

Some days you'd think that Salman Khan was the only person who had the bright idea of putting tutorials on YouTube. But, if you're an amateur …

How Germs Might Shape the Future of Architecture

Design-minded scientists are harnessing the power of bacteria to move toward healthier buildings.<p>We know that buildings can make us sick. Take, for example, cases of lead poisoning, mold exposure, or the aptly namedSick Building Syndrome. But can they also make us healthier? Scientists are trying …

Built Environment

Violence Erupts in Baltimore: In Pictures

Meet The Startup That Wants To Make Vertical Farming Mainstream

By Adele Peters3 minute Read<p>A vacant steel factory in Newark is turning into the world’s largest-producing vertical farm. After it begins running …

Aquaponics

25 Artists You Need To Start Listening To In 2015

2015 should be an amazing year for music. Between expected releases from Kendrick Lamar, Modest Mouse, Kanye West, Radiohead, Drake, Adele, Chance The Rapper, Frank Ocean, James Blake and Fleetwood Mac, to name but a select few, this year should make up for the lack of impact albums that marked …

Rap & Hip-Hop

A Record Store Where Nothing Is For Sale

The Beat Goes On: How Vinyl Records Are Making A Comeback

Remember when Tower Records filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2006? The media-at-large pointed to “industry changes” as the reason for the record superstore’s demise. The newfound convenience of digital downloading, they reckoned, marked the beginning of the end for traditional music …

Storm Thorgerson, Pink Floyd and the final secret of the world's greatest record sleeve designer

Storm Thorgerson could be inscrutable, grand and archly funny – all qualities that placed him some distance from the music industry's standard mixture of flimsy bonhomie and superficiality. Rather than serving either commercial considerations or following the whims of musicians, the work he …

Universal launches vinyl crowdfunding site to reprint rare and deleted albums

Universal Music will use a new crowdfunding website to work out which "rare and deleted" albums it ought to reissue on vinyl.<p>According to online magazine Fact, the Vinyl Project will allow fans to register their interest in the re-release of certain LPs, with Sonic Youth's Goo, Björk's Biophilia, …

Daft Punk Helps Vinyl Sales Reach 10 Year High in the UK

Thank Daft Punk, the Arctic Monkeys, and David Bowie for making vinyl more mainstream. According to the Official Charts Company, vinyl sales are over …

How a vinyl record is made

Vinyl sales are at their highest for 12 years. The Telegraph went to the old EMI record manufacturing unit in Hayes, Middlesex, bought by retailer The Vinyl Factory, and saw that the process has changed very little in recent years.<p>Sales of LPs have doubled to 550,000 this year and the format has …

Vinyl: alive and kicking

Vinyl, whose demise was predicted with the advent of CDs two decades ago, is far from gone.<p>Though they remain a niche market dwarfed by CD sales, vinyl records are still being produced in large numbers.<p>Bob Bailey is a consultant at one of the UK’s last surviving record manufacturer, the Vinyl …

Associated Press News

Recording Voice Overs on your iPhone

Name the number one electronic gadget you can’t live without.<p>To me this is a no-brainer. It’s my <b>iPhone 5</b>.<p>It goes wherever I go.<p>Thanks to audio editor …

Aerial Photography and Videography Using Drones

I get asked a few times a day what is the best way to get into the aerial imaging hobby. Here are my recommendations as of <b>June 19, 2015</b>.<p>Note that …

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5 Painless Steps for Getting Rid of the Fear of Street Photography Once and for All

“Look at me,” he said. Complying, I turned in the man’s direction. “Look me in the eyes!”… I tried to raise my eyes and look into his, but I …

Mastor Tech Motorized Gimbal Stabilizers GoPro, iPhone, DSLR

Hanging with the GearAddix team at a recent visit to PhotoPlus NY 2013, we stopped by the Mastor Tech booth who was showcasing an entire line of …

Video Editing Techniques - 5 Things to Try in Your Editing App

Today’s video editing applications like Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer and Sony Vegas are affordable, accessible and …

Crop flops: GMOs lead ag down the wrong path

<i>Editor’s note: After we ran What I learned from six months of GMO research: None of it matters, Nathanael Johnson’s essay concluding his “Panic-Free</i> …

India Almost Doubled Its Solar Power In 2013 With Big Plans For More

India added just over 1 gigawatt of solar energy to its electrical grid last year, a major milestone that nearly doubles the country’s cumulative …

Cook + Fox's LEED-CI Platinum 641 Avenue of the Americas is Capped With a Sprawling Green Roof

1/7<p>Cook + Fox 641 Ave Americas<p>Cook + Fox’s award winning LEED-CI Platinum interior for 641 Avenue of the Americas is a gleaming example of …