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How to Make the Best of Low Light Using Slow Shutter Speed: 6 Stunning Effects

Photographing in low light is often accomplished using a long shutter speed. To be able to use faster shutter speeds, you need lenses with wider …

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

Solved: Mystery of Moving Stones in Death Valley

So-called sailing stones in California’s Death Valley National Park have perplexed tourists and scientists alike for their apparent ability to move …

Real Madrid 3 Barcelona 4: match report

Read a full match report of 'El Clásico' the Primera Liga game between Real Madrid and Barcelona at the Bernebeu, Madrid on Sunday March 23, 2014<p>By the end of the Spanish season, there remains a possibility the league title will not end up at <b>Real Madrid</b> or <b>Barcelona</b>. But what can never be taken from …

Real Madrid 3-4 Barcelona: Lionel Messi Hat-Trick Decides Clásico (PICTURES)

Real Madrid and Barcelona produced the most enthralling Clásico since the teams' 3-3 draw in 2007 on Sunday night. And like that superb spectacle, …

Nature’s Spectacular Light Shows Caught on Camera

As one of the most violent and explosive forces of nature, lightning storms are always a unique challenge for most photographers. We have all seen …

I've never seen Wenger so angry, says Arteta | Reuters

(Reuters) - Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta says he has never seen manager Arsene Wenger as angry as he was during the half-time break in Saturday’s 5-1 demolition at the hands of Liverpool.<p>Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger reacts during their English Premier League soccer match against Liverpool at …

5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …

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Hello, Neanderthal! Yes, This Means You.

Their lives were nasty, brutish and short—and so were they, as it turns out. But our close evolutionary cousins the Neanderthals had plenty of …

This African Fish Can Catch and Eat Flying Birds

There were rumors that the African tigerfish could catch and eat flying birds, but it hadn't been proven until now.<p>Birds sometimes eat fish. This we know. In my mind's eye I can picture a bald eagle majestically scooping a salmon from the water. But this ain't that. This is about fish eating flying …

Scientists Baffled by Mysterious Force Tossing Stars Out of Our Galaxy

Something is hitting stars in our Milky Way galaxy with such force that they are reaching the million-plus mile-per-hour velocity needed to break …

An Infection Turns Swarming Locusts Into Solitary Grasshoppers, Study Finds

It's as if eating an undercooked hamburger could transform a human hardcore partier into a hermit.<p>The difference between a locust and a grasshopper is at once great and maybe much, much less than you'd think. I'll let this <i>Aeon</i> magazine article explain:<p>At the front of the room, a bug-obsessed …

Six Years After Chemical Ban, Fewer Female Snails Are Growing Penises

Before the ban, in the worst cases, the added male plumbing would make female snails explode.<p>When do you want to see penises disappear? (I mean, besides on Snapchat.) When they appear on female animals. Luckily, six years after a global ban on a chemical that once appeared in the paint on ship …

Man City juggernaut bearing down on 100-goal barrier | Reuters

(Reuters) - Cardiff City have the onerous task of stopping the Manchester City juggernaut smashing through the 100-goal mark on Saturday.<p>Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini attends their English Premier League soccer match against Newcastle United at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern …

Messi strikes twice in Cup on injury return | Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) - Lionel Messi came off the bench and scored twice on his return from injury and Cesc Fabregas also netted a double as Barcelona strolled to a 4-0 win at home to Getafe in their King’s Cup last 16, first leg on Wednesday.<p>Barcelona's Lionel Messi falls after being fouled by Getafe …

They've just beaten a European powerhouse in front of their passionate fans, so just what can Arsenal achieve in the Champions League this season? http://bit.ly/1bcbPWr

Tips for Holding a Camera

Depending on the type of camera you have, there are some basic techniques required to ensure that you have a stable platform on which to start taking …

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Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? http://gu.com/p/3jtcn/fb Japan's under-40s appear to be losing interest in conventional relationships. Millions aren't dating, and increasing numbers can't be bothered with sex. For their government, "celibacy syndrome" is a looming national catastrophe. Many are turning to what sex and relationship counsellor Aoyama terms "Pot Noodle love" – easy or instant gratification. Photograph: Eric Rechsteiner/Panos Pictures

Tips for Using Patterns in Photography

Patterns are basically just repeated shapes, objects or colors either ordered in precise formations or just random designs scattered across a scene. …