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7 Earth-Sized Planets Found Orbiting a Tiny Star

TRAPPIST-1 has a solar system like no other. The tiny, tiny red dwarf is just barely big enough to be considered a star, and is, radius-wise, a hair …

Astronomy

Homeland Security Chief John Kelly Says Waiting 120 Days Won't Hurt Refugees. He's Wrong

At a congressional hearing this week, DHS Secretary John Kelly said he doesn’t think the 120-day ban on refugee resettlement puts a real hardship on …

German child detectives draw elaborate map to help police solve crime

Two young boys equipped with just felt-tip pens and a sheet paper helped police solve a case of property damage after a driver left the scene of the …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

A Comprehensive Color Theory Guide for Photographers

We talk about composition a lot, but have you ever really dived into the subject of color theory and thought about how it applies to your …

Photography

It Took 125 Years To Notice THIS In A Painting Millions Have Seen

We've all seen this classic piece of artwork, <i>Starry Night</i>, painted by Vincent Van Gogh.<p>WikiArt<p>What many don't know is that Van Gogh painted <i>Starry</i> …

Vincent Van Gogh

Google Beats Out Apple as the World’s Most Valuable Company at $229 Billion

Alphabet—Google's holding company—is also the world's most valuable alpha dog.<p>Today, Millward Brown and WPP released their annual BrandZ Top 100 Most …

3tags.org

Product Photography Tips For Simple & Unique Imagery (How I Shot It)

I took inspiration from this shot from one of the many product photographers I regularly follow, and I’ve talked about the importance of looking at …

O protesto dos taxistas contra a Uber fez com que o Aeroporto da Portela, em Lisboa, ficasse esta sexta-feira sem táxis, lê-se no site do Correio da Manhã.

"Não seria de esperar outra coisa com a grande adesão dos colegas. O aeroporto está parado e uma grande parte dos motoristas que lá operam estão a …

The Power of Shutter Speed In Two Photographs

Shutter speed is one of the first elements of photography that you learn as a beginner. Learning how to control your camera’s shutter speed to make …

Photographer visits abandoned places of worship, in pictures

Photography

5 Ways Your Lightroom Editing Is Ruining Your Images

Lightroom is a fantastic program for editing your photos. However, it is so easy to ruin your images through over-editing, and I see it done time and …

Tutorials

Capturing Movement As A Fashion Photographer | Devil Is In The Details

Being a model is a tough gig, and I say that in complete earnest. As a vocation, it’s fiercely competitive, and the shelf life of a model isn’t …

These Are The 3 Types of Friends Everyone Needs in Their Life

The way you spend time with friends may morph dramatically over the years, but one thing stays the same: The types of friends who will enrich your …

Capture an Elegant Portrait with an Octobox, Styrofoam, and a Plastic Bag

I love capturing one light photos for my studio shoots, and I recently bought a 120cm octobox to add to my set of diffusers. I’ll be sharing with you …

Dizem que é o pior aeroporto do mundo

Fica a 3 mil metros de altitude (o avião quase não desce para aterrar) e tem uma pista com pouco mais de 500 metros...<p><b>João Paulo Meneses</b><p>Uma cronista …

Companhias aéreas são agora obrigadas a fornecer aos Estados- membros dados de clientes como nome, endereço, telefone e cartões de crédito

O Parlamento Europeu aprovou ontem, em Estrasburgo, o registo europeu de dados de passageiros aéreos e também a legislação sobre proteção de dados …

NASA Has Trialled an Engine That Would Take Us to Mars in 10 Weeks

And may have inadvertently created a warp drive in the process.<p>NASA scientists have reported that they've successfully tested an engine called the …

10 stunning photos from a pair of photographers who have been married and traveling the world together for 60 years

Roland and Sabrina Michaud have been married since 1958. For 60 years the couple has spent their time together traveling all over the world, including a trip that included driving across Asia for four years straight.<p>While documenting their travels, they also happened to become successful …

Saúde - Ejaculações mais frequentes diminuem risco de cancro da próstata

<b>Um estudo que acompanhou 32 mil homens concluiu que ejacular com mais frequência pode reduzir em até 20% o risco de cancro</b><p>Os homens que ejaculam com …

LSD's impact on the brain revealed in groundbreaking images

First modern scans of people high on psychedelic drug has given researchers unprecedented insight into neural basis for its effects<p>The profound impact of LSD on the brain has been laid bare by the first modern scans of people high on the drug.<p>The images, taken from volunteers who agreed to take a …

Consciousness

This Couple's Newborn Photo Shoot Just Made The Internet Break Into Laughter

How many newborn baby photo shoots have you seen lately?<p>If you're anywhere near your mid-twenties or thirties, chances are you've seen just as many …

Gunnar Garfors fez aquilo que a grande maioria das pessoas sonha: visitou todos os países do mundo. Sim, todos os 198 antes de fazer 37 anos.

Parece difícil, mas (pelos vistos) não é impossível. O que também não é fácil é escolher aqueles de que mais gostou.<p>Ainda assim, o norueguês elegeu …

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Live updates as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle become husband and wife - …

Prince Harry

The science around clouds and climate change is, well, cloudy

The next time you’re gazing up at a cloud, wondering whether that perfect heavenly orb looks more like a heart or a bunny rabbit, do the world a …

Watch Marbles Race (With Pro Commentary)

Twelve marbles enter a sandy race track, 750 feet long. Driven by gravity, this is a horse race of pure physics, as the marbles bounce and roll their …

Pop Culture

'No one can be condemned forever': Pope Francis just signaled a big shift in Catholic thought

Francis said gays should be respected but firmly restated the church's position that there were "absolutely no grounds" to equate gay unions to heterosexual marriage.<p>In a 260-page treatise called "Amoris Laetitia" ("The Joy of Love"), one of the most eagerly awaited pronouncements of his …