Wendy Harding

26 Flips | 5 Magazines | 45 Likes | 86 Following | 2 Followers | @wendyharding | Keep up with Wendy Harding on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Wendy Harding”

The week in 24 photos

Take a look at 24 photos of the week from April 27 through May 3.

Pictures of the Week 5.3.18

Wildlife photographer captures osprey carrying shark, carrying fish in 'one-in-a-trillion photograph'

A wildlife photographer in Florida captured a stunning photo of an osprey carrying what appeared at first to be a fish in its talons. But after taking a closer look, the photographer realized that the bird’s next meal was in fact a small shark.<p>"It was very far away so I couldn't see it through my …

‘Making a Murderer’ and 12 More TV Shows That Have Saved Real Lives

Netflix’s true-crime series Making a Murderer helped get Brandon Dassey’s conviction overturned. From House to Spongebob Squarepants, here are 12 …

How language is processed by your brain

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you read a sentence (such as this one) about kicking a ball, neurons related to the motor function of your leg and foot will be activated in your brain. Similarly, if you talk about cooking garlic, neurons associated with smelling will fire up. Since it is almost impossible to do or …

Language Learning

How to teach logic to your #NeuralNetworks ?

Logic gates are the fundamental building blocks of electronics. They pretty much make up the complex architecture of all computing systems today. …

Why India is the most promising of all emerging markets

Prudent investors are generally "risk-averse," and thus, seek to avoid uncertainty. This is a major reason why equity markets of developed countries attract more capital than emerging markets. But with traditional powerhouses of the world – the United States, Western Europe and Japan – each now …

What The Sun Looks Like From Other Planets

These starkly beautiful illustrations will transport you to distant worlds.<p>What does the sun look like from Earth? No need to wonder ― we can simply gaze skyward and see its glowing disk from our orbital perch 93 million miles away.<p>What does the sun look like from <i>other</i> planets? Given the vast and …

The Difference Between Being Happy and Being High

Breaking down how we decide which kinds of pleasure are acceptable and which ones are not OK.<p>Many people think of drug use, or other potentially addictive experiences like gambling, as more profane than sacred. Chemical or virtual highs, a lot of us believe, are cheap substitutes for genuine …

Misery Tourists: How the Wealthy Learn What It's Like to Be Poor

Tiela Chalmers, an accomplished lawyer, went to her first “poverty simulation” workshop kit when she was working for a group that helped domestic …

New Tech for the Home, Office and… Factory

Headphones without the ‘phones, a Wi-Fi-enabled motion sensor and a hard hat powered by augmented reality—three new technologies poised to improve work and play<p>Headphones Without the Headgear<p>Coming to an office near you in early 2017<p>The product of two rapidly evolving (and shrinking) technologies: …

Emerging Technology

The Real Threat of an Aging Population

We used to size up a person by counting his children. Now we count Rolex watches, six-pack abs and Instagram followers. The Center for Disease …

Fish trapped inside jellyfish is having a worse day than you are

Australian photographer Tim Samuel captured the unusual image and says the fish was actually propelling its see-through captor.<p>Think you're having a bad day? At least you're not this sad little fish, who found himself trapped inside a jellyfish in the waters off Byron Bay, Australia.<p>Photographer …

Is Standing Really Better Than Sitting At Work? Try Doing Both

Standing desks have generated a lot of news and considerable hype over the last few years, some of which I’ve covered here. Frankly, all of this coverage has been missing something important. Sitting for hours on end isn’t wise, true enough, but nothing in the research proves that the remedy is …

Why I should always listen to my wife...

Camera+ iPhone app adds 16×9 widescreen shooting mode, improved filters & editing

The popular Camera+ iPhone app from developers tap tap tap was updated today with a number of new features and improvements. On top of a “a bunch of refinements to The Lab” and photo editing, the app gains a new BOOST feature for setting filters to 200% intensity and widescreen 16×9 shooting mode. …

DGiT Daily - DGiT

Facebook data breach may have included private Messenger chats<p>Derrek Leigh20 hours ago<p>The fire just keeps growing.<p>Uber steps into bike sharing with …

LEGOgrapher Tours the World in Viral 365 Project Shot on an iPhone 4S

Human photographers aren’t the only ones dragging their cameras to every corner of the globe in search of the decisive moment. As it turns out, a …

7 Common Portrait Mistakes and How to Fix Each One

Portraiture is one of the most popular genres of photography around. It’s also one of the most challenging. It takes many long hours of practice …

Framing

Which States Have The Fastest Sex?

Which states have the longest and shortest average sex times? Spreadsheets, a sort of sex-focused Fitbit, tried to find out. Here’s a description of Spreadsheets from our sister site, <i>Fast Company</i>:<p>The app keeps track of stats like total thrusts, duration, and decibel peak, which the couple can later …

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Sochi 2014: 10 high contrast shots at the Winter Olympics – in pictures

The Winter Olympics are immensely colourful, but sometimes you don’t need much colour to make a beautiful picture. Here are 10 examples of images which excel on account of the simple contrast between light and dark

White House offers new web tools to help fight patent trolls

The White House isn't relying solely on legislative measures to try and curb patent trolls; it's also giving the trolls' targets some online resources to defend themselves. To start, it just launched a USPTO website that tells victims what to do if they're served with infringement notices or …

Good News: You WILL Be Able To Walk This Fall

While summer's shoe options may leave a few people on the fence (we understand; not everyone's a Birkenstocks fan) fall's shoe news has us <i>all</i> …