Stephen Densmore

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Look, It’s Really Hard to Land a Rocket on a Boat, OK?

Author: Katie M. Palmer. Katie M. Palmer Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.14.15.<p>Time of Publication: 6:02 pm. 6:02 pm<p>It’s not easy to land a rocket on …

A Six-Hour Long-Exposure of the Celestial North Pole

Polish photographer Bartosz Wojczyński pointed his camera straight at the north celestial pole and exposed his camera for a total of six hours. The …

How The Science Of Wasabi Could Pave The Way For New Pain Meds

Scientists have modeled the stunning structure of the receptor in our bodies that jolts our senses when we eat sushi garnished with spicy wasabi -- and it turns out that this so-called 'wasabi receptor' may hold clues for developing new pain treatments.<p>The receptor, a protein called TRPA1, resides …

San Francisco

Wasabi Is Helping Scientists Better Understand Pain

Anyone who’s ever underestimated the strength of their wasabi before dabbing it on a piece of sushi knows that the little green paste can sometime …

Googlers' Epic Hack Exploits How Memory Leaks Electricity

As Moore's Law has packed more and more transistors onto a single memory chip, scientists have fretted for years that electric charges that "leak" …

How an Unknown Photographer Named Carleton E. Watkins Helped Save Yosemite

Did you know that a single unknown photographer helped change the course of history for Yosemite with his photos back in 1861? The video above tells …

Apple Acquires LinX, A Camera Maker That Promises DSLR Performance in Phones

Apple has acquired LinX, an Israeli camera module company that is trying to revolutionize the mobile photography industry with state-of-the-art …

Boston Celtics Are Ready for Challenging Battle with Cleveland Cavaliers

BOSTON — When the Boston Celtics acquired Isaiah Thomas from the Phoenix Suns at the trade deadline, the dynamic point guard did not have lofty expectations about the situation he was walking into.<p>“I thought [Boston] was one of the worst teams in the NBA,” Thomas admitted before Tuesday’s 95-93 win …

NBA

This Photo of an Angry Lion Was Shot Just Moments Before It Charged

Photographer Atif Saeed captured this intense photograph of a male lion growling at him back in 2012 in a safari park in Lahore, Pakistan. The photo …

Dirk Nowitzki laughs off low hit, but Mavs don't find it funny

DALLAS -- While Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki said he'd give Golden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston "the benefit of the doubt" that a low blow …

How I Use Black Tape on My Fujifilm X100 for Street Photography

You can solve everything with black tape. If not, you just don’t have enough tape.<p>In this post, I’ll show you how I prepare my Fujifilm X100 camera …

How to Perfectly Capture Steam in Food Photography

I normally hangout at a local coffee shop editing photos because it’s easier for me to concentrate (plus free electricity and air condition… not …

Coffee

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …