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The Greatest Movie Visual Effects - Ten Milestones

<i>Editor’s</i><p>note: Yesterday we published the first part of this feature looking back on the history of visual effects in the movies. This second part …

Hidden water below Antarctica provides hope for life on Mars

Antarctica is the Earth environment that most resembles Mars<p>The McMurdo Dry Valleys form the largest ice-free region in Antarctica. They also make up the coldest and driest environments on the planet. Yet, despite these extreme conditions, the valleys' surface is home to a large diversity of …

Behance

Behance

Jupiter's 'Smashing' Migration May Explain Our Oddball Solar System

Jupiter may have acted like a giant wrecking ball in the newborn solar system, roaming in to destroy an early generation of inner planets before …

Total Solar Eclipse of 2015 Occurs This Week: How to See It

<b>Editor's Note for March 20 at 7:24 a.m. EDT</b>: The total solar eclipse is over, but you can see amazing images of the cosmic event now. Full story - …

This Is What Happens When Women Actually Accept A Compliment From A Man Online

"Social experiment: Whenever a boy compliments you, agree with him."<p>"If a guy messages me I usually don't reply because most of the time they are complete strangers to me," she told BuzzFeed News. "When they don't get a reply out of me it usually ends up with them calling me 'rude' or a …

Positive Thinking

Mars mysteries: Giant plumes, the jelly doughnut and more

Huge cloud-like plumes are just the latest red-planet mystery to captivate our attention.<p>Scientists still do not know what to make of the plumes, …

Conspiracies

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31 brilliant Blender tutorials

Creating 3D art is not only timely, it can be very expensive. Thankfully, one of the best 3D modelling softwares around won't cost you a penny - with …

Chroma Keying

Discovery! First Water Ice Clouds Found Beyond Our Solar System

For the first time, astronomers have detected water ice clouds, like the ones that shroud Earth, around a dim celestial body outside of our solar …

Astronomy

No chocolates, roses or romance ... meet the Valentine's divorcées

After ten years of marriage, the first throes of passion had been replaced by a kind of comfortable companionship for Linda Hart and her husband …

Relationships

'Thigh Bone' on Mars Is Just Another Rock, NASA Says

A photo from NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars set the Internet abuzz this week with claims that the robot had found a "thigh bone" on the Red Planet. …

Global warming slowdown answer lies in depths of Atlantic, study finds

Excess heat being stored hundreds of metres down in Atlantic and Southern oceans – not Pacific as previously thought<p>The key to the slowdown in global warming in recent years could lie in the depths of the Atlantic and Southern Oceans where excess heat is being stored – not the Pacific Ocean as has …

Seals May Have Given Ancient Peruvians Tuberculosis Long Before European Contact — NOVA Next | PBS

Tuberculosis is caused by a species of <i>Mycobacteria</i> that initially lived in water and was pretty harmless. How did this disease leap into human lungs …

Anthropology

7 Expert Tips For Creating Great Conceptual Portraits

Alexia Sinclair is an award winning Australian artist and photographer whose work has appeared in everything from glossy fashion magazines to fine …

Inviting Modern Boardroom Design Enhanced by Spectacular Lighting

The <b>Kolenik Eco Chic</b> team presented a sophisticated and inviting boardroom developed in collaboration with international lighting manufacturer <b>Maretti</b>. …

Rare Sight: Clouds Move On Saturn's Huge Moon Titan (Video, Photos)

Clouds cruise through the skies of Saturn's largest moon, Titan, in striking new imagery captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.<p>In a rare sight for …

Astronomy

How animations can help scientists test a hypothesis

3D animation can bring scientific hypotheses to life. Molecular biologist (and TED Fellow) Janet Iwasa introduces a new open-source animation …

Newfound Alien Planet Has Longest Year Known for Transiting World

A newfound alien planet is one for the record books.<p>The alien planet Kepler-421b — which crosses the face of, or transits, its host star from Earth's …

E3 2014: Could The Witcher 3 Be One of the Best RPGs Ever Made?

I try to keep my wits about me when I enjoy something, but it’s hard to contain my excitement when I see The Witcher 3 in action. It’s the kind of game that expresses such creativity, such character, such raw passion that I am legitimately moved by the images on the screen. I feel the care taken …

The Witcher

Dragon Age 3 Inquisition Trailer (E3 2014)

Sunsets Over Saturn's Hazy Moon Teach Scientists About Alien Worlds

Despite the staggering distances between us and the nearest exoplanets, scientists have learned to read the reflected light of their suns to help figure out as much about them as they can, including temperature, composition and structure of their atmospheres. But what about when that light is …

The Art Of Animation

European Probe Prepping for Daring Dive into Venus' Atmosphere (Video)

A European spacecraft will plunge into Venus' thick atmosphere next month in a bold maneuver that may bring its lengthy and productive mission to a …

Astronomy

Beautifully Detailed Graphite Drawings Blur Lines of Reality

At first glance, it seems like these images might be fuzzy photographs. However, upon closer inspection, the graphite strokes of artist Ethan Murrow reveal themselves in the form of various shades of gray. The Boston-based artist often finds his inspiration from still imagery collected from …

Drawing

The Secret Of Parallax Scrolling Revealed by Webydo’s Code-Free Design Platform

Now available in Beta mode – Webydo’s Parallax Scrolling Animator feature<p>Few things can make a website stand out from the masses like creating a …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Photographs That Capture The Secret Adventures Of ‘Star Wars’ Figurines

<b>Photographer</b> Carlos Sisi takes pictures of his <i>Star Wars</i> figurines in a wide variety of settings.<p><b>The atmosphere</b> in these photographs really fires up …

Photography