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The battle of the binge: How Netflix became a TV powerhouse

Remember when Netflix was a movie rental alternative? Now over half of the “Popular on Netflix” section is TV shows<p>Netflix is huge. Saying this is both obvious and a little dumb: their fourth-quarter earnings were $1.18 billion, and they added 2.33 million domestic subscribers in that quarter, …

RAF photographer's Tornados, Spitfires and Typhoons

An award-winning RAF photographer based in Lincolnshire shares his pictures of military aircraft at home and abroad.

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

Shopping

The 10 greatest World Series program covers

One of the annual rites of the American autumn is the release of the World Series program, and over these past 11 decades there have been some great …

10 of the Most Dangerous Space Walks Ever Done

The blockbuster film Gravity features one heart-stopping emergency in space after another, most of them outside the confines of a spacecraft. Real-life emergencies during extravehicular activity, or EVA, are more rare, but they do happen.<p>The blockbuster film <i>Gravity</i> features one heart-stopping …

Space Exploration

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

Take A Look Inside NASA In The '50s

Here's what the beginning of the Space Age looked like.

Early 20th Century Paris In Amazing Color

Before the days of Photoshop, Instagram filters and instant home-editing software, there was little that could be done to adequately convey the …

This Collection Of War Photography Holds Some Of The Most Haunting Images You'll Ever See

"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website.<p>The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition called, "War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath," showing currently …

Made for Walking: The World's Most Aesthetic Footbridges (Photos)

Don't Look Down<p>From a bridge high above the Malaysian forest to a modern drawbridge, get from one place to another in style on one the world's …

Kodak No 1 Camera – early images to mark its 125th anniversary

The Kodak No 1 camera, launched 125 years ago, was pre-loaded with 100 exposures and required customers to use all the film and then return the camera to Kodak for processing. The customer then received 100 images, all circles with a diameter of 2.5 inches (6.5cm). The camera from the Eastman Kodak …

Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013

Life magazine photographer Bill Eppridge was on assignment taking pictures of wild horses in the Montana mountains in 1968 when he got word that Robert F. Kennedy had announced he was running for president.<p>“I jumped into my jeep, drove about 20 miles down the worst roads in the world,” Eppridge …

Paintings by Joseph Zbukvic

Have $275,000 To Spare? Go To Every Three-Star Michelin Restaurant In The World

Going to a three-star Michelin restaurant is a huge treat for most people -- it takes a lot of disposable income to be able to afford a meal at any one of the world's top restaurants. But what if you could go to <i>every single</i> three-starred restaurant in the world (that's 109, by the way)? Well, …

Watch 60 Years of Chic Vespas Go By

There is no cuter scooter. French creative agency Nomoon animates the icon of Italian design–as a project passione.<p>On the Internet, nothing says I love you like an unsolicited, unpaid passion project. Consider the scores of meticulously conceived and choreographed supercuts and mashups made by …