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43 Brilliant Products On Amazon Creeping Up The Best-Sellers Charts

We all have our favorites on Amazon. For me — aside from the books — it's all the serums, emollients, and potions that go into my curated skincare …

Skin Care

The 12 best places for lunch in London

Looking to impress a boss or client? <i>GQ</i> have found the best places for lunch in London so you can do business in style...<p>Laylow<p>Jean-Georges at The …

England

Norfolk

Gardening 101: Garlic

Garlic, <i>Allium sativum</i><p>Pungent garlic is one of the most satisfying crops to grow. From a single clove planted the previous autumn comes a full, fat …

Gardening

Here’s how the incredible phenomenon of 'volcano lightning' happens

Images of the eruption show a towering lava fountain glowing against the dark backdrop of the pre-dawn sky.<p>One image, distributed by the Associated Press shows something even stranger: lightning, arcing through the cloud of ash.<p>The weird appearance of lightning during volcanic eruptions has been …

A Rare Volcanic Lightning Storm Captured on Video During the Eruption of a Japanese Volcano

German videographer Marc Szeglat managed to capture video of an extremely rare volcanic lightning storm in the plume of Sakurajima, a highly active …

Volcanic lightning creates tiny glass balls inside ash clouds that reach 54,000 degrees Fahrenheit

Researchers recently discovered smooth glass spheres in ash from explosive volcanic eruptions. Kimberly Genareau, a volcanologist at the University of Alabama, first spotted the orbs while scanning ash from Alaska's 2009 Mount Redoubt eruption with a powerful microscope. She also found them in ash …

Weatherwatch: Glass globes blown by lightning

The Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull erupted in April 2010, emitting a cloud of volcanic ash which grounded air traffic across Europe for six days. Five years later, researchers led by Kimberly Genareau, of the University of Alabama. have written, that, among the volcanic debris, were glass …

Geology

Volcano Blows In Chile To Surprise Of The Locals: See 40,000-Foot Ash Column, Volcanic Lightning [Video]

There’s nothing quite like a monstrous volcano eruption to remind humankind that it’s quite small and insignificant. Take the population of a small …

10 Incredible Photography Tips & Tutorials from Pro Photographers

We always love to hear some tips an advice from Professional Photographers. In this article, we have collected 10 incredible photography tutorials …

How to Capture and Stitch Panoramas

Capturing and creating panoramas can be as easy as following three simple steps or can become a nightmare if done wrong. Great panoramas will be …

Five Tips for Improving Your Waterfall Photography

Perhaps there isn’t a more sought after and photographed subject than water. More specifically, waterfalls. When you really think about it, …

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 …

Landscape Photography

New York to no longer arrest for small amounts of marijuana

Possession of 25 grams or less of marijuana no longer will be grounds for arrest in New York City under a new policy aimed at ending the lifelong stigma that can follow pot users, city officials announced Monday.<p>The new law, which takes effect Nov. 19, marks a substantial shift in policing in the …

Cannabis

Captain of capsized South Korean ferry awaits verdict

Lee Joon-seok, the captain widely derided by families for leaping to safety while the hundreds of people remained inside the sinking South Korean ferry, was sentenced Tuesday to 36 years in jail.<p>Although he was acquitted of murder, Lee was found guilty of violating "seamen's law" and abandonment …