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The Martian landscape is dotted with features that resemble those on Earth, with evidence of ancient fluid flows. But were they caused by lava or mud? Now, European researchers have conducted experiments in chambers simulating Mars conditions and shown that mud volcanoes could be responsible for some formations.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: Astronomy, Mars, volcano, Water, Lancast
Now in its fifth year, The Mind’s Eye is online photography magazine All About Photo’s annual competition. The winning and celebrated images this year span everything from photojournalism to abstract art, with a fascinating focus on the strange or uncanny.Continue ReadingCategory: Digital Cameras, TechnologyTags: Photo, Awards, Competition, Photography, Gallery
A new study has calculated that the Greenland ice sheet lost hundreds of billions of tons of ice last year, marking the biggest drop in its ice mass since records began in 1948. And warm weather alone wasn’t to blame – the team found that unusual pressure patterns had the most devastating impact.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: Ice, Greenland, Climate Crisis, Environment, Colum
I’ve been an amateur landscape photographer for some time now. I remember fondly my first years in the field—I loved roaming around and shooting like mad. I even started getting good at it. Year by year, though, I found myself shooting less and less.Habits started to form. Whenever I found myself on a scene, I almost instantly knew what I would do: good foreground? shoot wide; no foreground
We’ve already seen the Peak Design Travel Tripod and gotten our hands on it for a short period of time, but after successfully sending out units to its Kickstarter backers, Peak Design is ready to open up orders to the public. At 12am on April 7, Peak Design will allow the general public to purchase their latest piece of gear; but that’s not all. Peak Design says 100% of profits from every tripod
After Harikrishnan's inflatable trousers blew up on the internet last week, we've rounded up five latex projects – spanning fashion, accessories and installations – that use the material in surprising ways. Read more
Each year, the village of Jukkasjärvi in Swedish Lapland is host to the Icehotel. Now in its 30th iteration, the chilly retreat features amazing new ice sculptures, including animals, nature scenes, and one very strange pair of hands.
comprising of over 11,700 images, the library of congress has released the entire photo series to the public. The post john margolies’ roadside america captures the weird and wonderful architecture of the USA appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
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Fans of a still-surviving megalodon, rejoice – a new species of deep-ocean shark has been identified. At just 5.5 inches long (about 144 mm), however, the American Pocket Shark is a bit smaller than the prehistoric super-predator... Continue Reading Weird little deep-sea shark is a new species Category: Biology Tags: Fish Sharks Tulane University is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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