Maggie Cooper

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Astronomers Get First Glimpse of Cosmic Web

Changing Planet<p>Computer simulations suggest that matter in the universe is distributed in a “cosmic web” of filaments, as seen in the image above from a large-scale dark-matter simulation. The inset is a zoomed-in, high-resolution image of a smaller part of the cosmic web, 10 million light-years …

Best Places to Party Around the World

Vacation is the time to kick back, relax…and have one hell of a party. A new book rounds up the best places to experience a new culture by getting …

The ‘American Hustle’ Style Guide

Plunging necklines, over-the-top wigs, and a really bad comb-over steal the show in David O. Russell’s new film.<p>Hustling is all about “starting from …

Cutting edge: the life of a former London gang leader

Jean-Claude Dagrou sits in his living room, changes his baby's nappy, and explains why he became a gang member: "I wanted people to be scared of me. That's the only reason I got involved, to tell you the truth." Dagrou is built like a wardrobe, with huge, scarred arms, a deep voice and a disarming …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

Android has secret camera features, but Google won't let you use them yet

Buried deep inside Google's mobile operating are hidden two features that would make for a far more refined Android photography experience. Raw image …

Funny Portraits of Wet Dogs by Sophie Gamand

“Wet Dog is a series on dogs being washed during their grooming sessions. The way the water plays with their hair in a very painterly manner, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters. The dogs become …

American Music Awards 2013’s Biggest Winners and Losers

WINNER: Pitbull<p>It's been a long road for Pitbull from a guest spot on Lil Jon's 2002 album <i>Kings of Crunk</i> to host of the American Music Awards, and …

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10 photo highlights today

The picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

25 Festive Holiday Cocktail Dresses To Shop At Every Price Point

The best party dresses to wear this holiday season.<p>'Tis the season to pull out all the sartorial stops. From velvet to lace and show-stopping metallics, go bold on the party circuit this holiday season with a cocktail dress sure to stand out from the crowd.

Denver TV News Anchor Goes Viral With Rant on Boring Snow Photos

On the off-chance you thought photo blogs had some kind of monopoly on rants about lazy and thoughtless photography practices, witness the majesty of …

Yes or no: If you keep living the life you’re living, will you be happy in 10 years?

Yes or no: In ten years’ time, if you have made no changes to your current life, do you think it will have taken you in a direction that will be …

Is Jennifer Lawrence on Her Way to Another Oscar for 'American Hustle?'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>People have finally gotten a look at David O. Russell's <i>American Hustle</i> and buzz is growing louder …

Historical photographs get a 'colorized' makeover - in pictures

Do historic photographs look better in colour? The colorizers think so. Skilled digital artists such as Sanna Dullaway and Jordan J Lloyd are keen to remind us that the past was as colourful as the present – and their message is spreading though Reddit and Facebook.<br>• Read Jon Henley on the …

The 17 Most Iconic Scenes in ‘Breaking Bad’ (VIDEO)

In honor of Sunday’s last ever ‘Breaking Bad,’ Tricia Romano remembers the AMC series’ best scenes.<p>As we gear up for Sunday’s series finale of what …