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The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “<b>What aperture is best for landscape photography?</b>” is often asked via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter and other discussion venues.While</b> …

Landscape Photography

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

The story of the film: A beginner’s guide to black and white film development

I love the immediacy of digital photography. In fact, I’m puzzled how anyone managed to gain expertise in the days of film: it takes hours, sometimes …

Experts have only a hazy idea of marijuana’s myriad health effects, and federal laws are to blame

More than 22 million Americans use some form of marijuana each month, and it's now approved for medicinal or recreational use in 28 states plus the District of Columbia. Nationwide, legal sales of the drug reached an estimated $7.1 billion last year.<p>Yet for all its ubiquity, a comprehensive new …

'Arrival' Is Smart, Stylish Sci-Fi About Language, Not Laser Beams

Close encounters get a whole lot closer with <i>Arrival</i>, a furiously intelligent sci-fi film descending into cinemas from somewhere far, far beyond our current realm of understanding. Its premise instantly solves one of the hardest things to swallow about the traditional movie alien: the fact that it …

Cryptocurrencies rise on Trump victory

Donald Trump’s historic victory in the 2016 US presidential elections predictably and immediately hammered the value of the dollar on foreign currency exchange markets. But, for cryptocurrencies, the news had an equal and opposite effect.<p>Coindesk reports the value of Bitcoin started rising steadily …

Roli Blocks modular synthesizer could make anyone a musician

What if you could make decent music without knowing how to play an instrument? And what if you could take your whole production system with you anywhere, without spending an arm and a leg?<p>That’s what the music start-up Roli wants to help you achieve with Blocks, its new modular instrument that …

Great Photographers Create Photos, Amateurs Take Them | Which Are You?

What are the qualities of a great photographer? What is it that accomplished, experienced, and talented photographers do which amateurs do not? The …

A half-million Brazilians want to break away and form a new country

By Dom Phillips<p>Dom Phillips<p>Bio Follow<p>RIO DE JANEIRO — Hundreds of thousands of people in the south of Brazil have voted in an unofficial plebiscite to separate from South America’s biggest nation and form their own country, organizers of the ballot said.<p>Counting of the 617,000 votes cast on Oct. 1 …

Breaking Away

The strange, rare medical condition that leads people to insist they don’t actually exist

Cotard’s Syndrome—in which a person can believe that they’re dead, that their organs are rotting, or that they don’t exist—was first identified by the French neurologist Jules Cotard more than a century ago, in 1882. But the condition is so rare that it’s still far from fully understood.<p>Though it’s …

This famous Ford plant could be inspiring Elon Musk's ideas about how to re-imagine factories

The company formed a partnership with Panasonic to get the facility up and running, and CEO Elon Musk has also said that other sites, in other states, for additional Gigafactories, may be in the picture.<p>In fact, the Nevada Gigafactory is called "Gigafactory 1." Future Gigafactories may even be …

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Should We Be Trying to Colonise Venus Instead of Mars?

#teamvenus<p>Despite the fact that there's mounting evidence that Venus was once habitable, and was so similar to our own planet that it's been …

What Earth’s ‘sixth extinction’ will look like: Largest species at greatest risk to die off, study finds

We mostly can’t see it around us, and too few of us seem to care – but nonetheless, scientists are increasingly convinced that the world is barreling …

Dolphins have a 'highly advanced' spoken language, study finds

Dolphins can carry on conversations in an advanced spoken language made up of pulses and whistles, a new study has found.<p>While marine biologists have …

Bottlenose Dolphins

Flat-Earthers Have a Wild New Theory About Forests

What it means to believe that “real” trees no longer exist<p>Something tremendous is happening; over the last few weeks, without too many of its globe-headed detractors noticing, a surprisingly vast community on the tattered fringes of intellectual orthodoxy is in turmoil. A bizarre new theory has …

Flat Earth Society

Route 66 road trip: A real-life remix of where to ‘get your kicks’

By Andrea Sachs<p>Andrea Sachs<p>Travel reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Bobby Troup’s song, “(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66,” was recorded by Nat King Cole in 1946. For the classic tune’s 70th anniversary — and the road’s 90th birthday — I drove the entire 2,448-mile distance from Chicago to Los Angeles. During …

RVs

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Digital Foundry: Let's build a 1080p60 gaming PC

<b>Editor's Note: This build guide was put together in August 2016, but the build process and the components chosen are still just as potent in 2017.</b> …

Overclocking

No Man's Sky guide: tips for getting started

<i>Looking for advanced tips? Read our guide for</i> <i>making money</i> <i>in No Man's Sky.</i><p>No Man’s Sky is out now on PC, but we've already had some experience playing …

The beginner's guide to quantum computing

By David Nield<p>If you find quantum computing difficult to get your head around, you're not alone - so do some of the brightest minds in the business. …

#576: When Women Stopped Coding : NPR One

Could Dark Energy Be Caused By A Reaction To What's In The Universe?

Most of the forces and phenomena in the Universe have causes that can be easily uncovered. Two massive objects experience a gravitational force due to the fact that spacetime is curved by the presence of matter and energy. The Universe has expanded as it has over its history because of the changing …

Forget What You Heard: Jupiter Does Not Orbit The Sun

Jupiter, the fifth planet from the sun, gas giant, and subject of the Juno mission, is huge. <i>Huge.</i><p>It's so huge, in fact, that it doesn't actually …

Astronomy

Ask Ethan: Are there different types of space and time?

If everything is relative, as Einstein says, then how do cosmologists measure these quantities in ways everyone can agree?<p><i>“A human being is part of a</i> …

Why NASA Needs Architects And Designers

Human-centered design is important on Earth. It’s even more critical in space.<p>As NASA and the private space industry race to put people on Mars, architects and industrial designers have already begun looking ahead to where humans will live once we get to the Red Planet. For example, last year NASA …

Did cameras on the International Space Station see a UFO?

A blurry white moving object captured by a camera system on the International Space Station has been generating buzz online— especially because the video froze at a curious moment.<p>It all started on July 9, when a YouTube user named Streetcap1 posted the video in question, writing below it that what …

Space Station

The Multiverse For Non-Scientists

When you think about the Universe, most people think about the vastest depths of space, to the limits of what humanity has ever observed, and of everything that ever was or will be. But even with as vast as the Universe is:<p>containing hundreds of billions of galaxies,<br>• each with billions or even …

How to find your lost Android phone

How to find your lost phone<p>Worried about misplacing your phone or (worse yet) having it stolen? Ease your fears and set up a tracking system before …

Android Phones