UltraViolet

Looking for an iPhone X case? Here’s what’s available at the online Apple store

The iPhone X is a marvelous device—a device with a glass shell. And as strong as that glass is, you probably want to do what you can to protect it, …

IPhone X

Nearly Half of Cancer Cases Are Within Your Control, Researchers Say

TIME Health<p>For more, visit TIME Health.<p>Diseases as complicated as cancer are often caused by genetic factors that are out of your control and risk …

Cancer

4 Different Ways to Rock Plum Makeup for a GNO

Now that the weather has officially cooled down, it’s time to start warming up to fall beauty. Forget the punchy coral hues of summer and embrace a moodier vibe by picking plum as your seasonal color-of-choice. Here’s how to effortlessly wear the flattering shade on your eyes, cheeks, and lips — …

Makeup

Start Lists: 2017 CX MoVal in California and Major Taylor Cup in Indianapolis

While some American riders are off to Europe for the Bogense, Denmark World Cup, others have several options for UCI racing this weekend. The race …

Cyclo-cross

Beach Umbrellas Provide Little to No Sun Protection

If the season's first cold snap already has you dreaming of your next beach vacation, there's one thing you shouldn’t pack: a beach umbrella. According to a new study, beach umbrellas provide almost no protection from the sun's dangerous ultra-violet rays and might actually up your risk of a …

Skin Care

Fun Facts About Chameleons

Yep, they are the masters of camouflage andare quite interesting kind of reptiles, may be the most interesting species in reptiles! So if you wanna …

Biological Species

Very Important Photography Topics: Nov. 10

Photography topics in the headlines this week: Canon vs. Nikon, shining an (ultraviolet) light on nature, and why photographers should pose for …

Photography

high-definition 3D printer is tiny

A company called 3devised is working on a high-resolution 3D printer that occupies only 155 x 155 x 290mm but can print 85.4 x 48 x 130mm. Called …

Electronics

People Are Tweeting Rap Lyrics to Celebrate Twitter's New Character Limit

When the news dropped Tuesday (Nov. 7) that Twitter decided to expand its 280 character limit to all users, many were worried. Did this mean more …

Music

High-End Smartphone Prices Reflect Innovation And Value

Smartphones have been in the headlines, along with stories about rising prices at the high end of the market. Some premium offerings go for $1,000 to $1,500, leading to complaints that prices are getting too high.<p>But like most technology, smartphones have actually gotten <i>less</i> expensive over time. In …

Business

Ozone hole shrinks to smallest peak since 1988

Ozone shields Earth from ultraviolet rays, and it has been improving since a ban on ozone-destroying chemicals in 1987

Climate Change

Extreme rain is stopping the sun from killing deadly pathogens in drinking water

Climate change is more than just shorter winters and higher air conditioning bills. It is also hampering the sun’s ability to naturally kill …

Lake Tahoe

The Noah's Ark of animals sent in to space

PARIS (FRANCE) (AFP) -<p>Three and a half years before Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space, a dog called Laika was in 1957 the first living creature to orbit the Earth.<p>The stray from Moscow is one of many animals who preceded humans in the conquest of space; like most of the …

NASA

Wind satellite vacuum packed

Aeolus ready for the chamber<p>2 November 2017<p>With liftoff on the horizon, ESA’s Aeolus satellite is going through its last round of tests to make sure …

South America

The imperceptible world is seen through ultraviolet and macro-photography - Resource

Cassandra RohrNovember 3, 2017<p>Ultraviolet and macro-photography uses light in a new way to make every hidden detail of a specimen or plant visible to …

Photography

Tom Brady Thinks Drinking Water Will Protect You From the Sun Like Actual Sunscreen

We hear a lot of, erm, <i>out-there</i> beauty advice — making your own toothpaste out of clay, getting plasma transfusions from young blood to fight Father Time, whatever treatment is getting Goop's stamp of approval at the moment — but this recommendation from none other than Tom Brady is downright …

Tom Brady

Exoplanet-Hunting Survey Discovers Three More Giant Alien Worlds!

The discovery of extra-solar planets has certainly heated up in the past few years. With the deployment of the <i>Kepler</i> mission in 2009, several …

Exoplanets

NASA dares to venture into the darkest shadows of space

The cosmos is a dark, spooky place. More so when you realize that most of the matter in it actually lurks in voids.<p>If there was a dark alley in …

Universe

NASA Sounding Rocket Flight Oct. 30 To Study Intergalactic Medium

Despite the view from Earth, the large distances between galaxies in space are not actually empty. The intergalactic medium (IGM) fills up those …

News (U.S.)

Best Lipglosses | 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

2017 Holiday Gift GuideBest LipglossesIn case you somehow missed the torrential holiday storm we’re in the midst of…<b> it’s the holiday season</b>! Here’s …

Makeup

A light in the dark: NASA sounding rocket probes the dark regions of space

Though stars and galaxies fill our night sky, most of the matter in the universe resides in the dark voids in between. Spread out over unfathomable …

Physics

Hunt to Save Bats From White-Nose Syndrome Gets Funding

It’s scary what is happening to bats.<p>Greg Turner has shone ultraviolet lights into caves and seen thousands of points of light on the wings of the hibernating mammals—telltale signs of a deadly fungus that has killed 6 million bats in recent years.<p>“It’s sad to see,” said Mr. Turner, the endangered …

U.S. Politics

Hexatope: the web-app utilising computational arts to make personalised jewellery

Web developer and jewellery designer Charlotte Dann has just launched <i>Hexatope</i> in a move that sees her combining her two seemingly unrelated …

Premiere: Kareful's 'Alchemy' Gets The Remix Treatment From Trapdoor's Finest

Liquid Ritual don Kareful released his six-track project, <i>Alchemy</i>, last month September but is already back with more music in the form of a remix EP …

Music

Research reveals how UV rays activate skin cancer

Scientists discover how ultraviolet rays trigger skin cancer. They may also have found a way to stop skin cancer in its tracks using a gene …

Medicine

I've always wondered: why don't chickens look down when they scratch?

<i>This is an article from I’ve Always Wondered, a new series where readers send in questions they’d like an expert to answer. Send your question to</i> …

Birds

How to add your UltraViolet movies to Movies Anywhere

If you have a bunch of movies sitting in your UltraViolet account, you can still add them to Movies Anywhere, but you need a Vudu account.Movies …

Smart TV

Movies Anywhere a Good Next Step, But Some Digital Ownership Holes Remain

The introduction of Movies Anywhere, an expansion of the Disney Movies Anywhere platform to include four more studios, is the most significant …

Disney Movies

Nationwide Vigils to Mark Solidarity With Sexual Assault Survivors

Common Dreams staffCapitol Hill vigil targets Education Secretary Betsy Devos's attack on Title IX protections while campus events speak to …

Liberal View