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The Last Goodbye

What better way to say farewell than with a slew of costume pictures from this year’s (coming) Halloween? Happy Halloween 2017! From Ethan Siegel and Starts With A Bang. Keep looking to the Universe. And we’ll have a lifetime of wonderful things to still explore. Goodbye, Scienceblogs, it’s been an …

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Photo Of The Day By Gerry Groeber

Photo By Gerry Groeber Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Power” by Gerry Groeber. Location: California. See more of Gerry Groeber’s photography at www.gerrygroeber.com. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To …

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The Feline Duo of Cole and Marmalade Search Everywhere for Ghosts Lurking About the House

With Halloween just a few days away, the adorable feline duo of Cole and Marmalade searched all over the house for the spooky spirits lurking about, causing their beloved human Chris to wonder whether or not cats can actually see ghosts. Are you a believer in the supurrnatural? … Things …

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Making Fun of Cheap Unwanted Halloween Costumes Found in the Clearance Rack

YouTuber Jenny Nicholson who likes to act out unlikely scenes, tried on a number of cheap Halloween costumes that are often found on the clearance rack, making fun of the various items. Amongst this funny fashion show was a boy’s Scorpion King costume, a sexy “One Eyed, One Horned Flying …

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One Legged Athlete Josh Sundquist Turns Himself Into a Tail-Bouncing Tigger for Halloween 2017

Josh Sundquist, a Paralympian, motivational speaker and author who lost one of his legs to cancer when he was young, is known for his fabulous Halloween costumes that specifically address his missing limb. In the past, Sundquist has dressed up as an IHOP Restaurant sign, a foosball player, a one-legged …

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Ask Ethan: Why Did Light Arrive 1.7 Seconds After Gravitational Waves In The Neutron Star Merger? (Synopsis)

“Delay is the deadliest form of denial.” -C. Northcote Parkinson Every massless particle and wave travels at the speed of light when it moves through a vacuum. Over a distance of 130 million light years, the gamma rays and gravitational waves emitted by merging neutron stars arrived offset by a …

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Photo Of The Day By Mike Kruze

Photo By Mike Kruze Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Solar Eclipse above the Lost River Range, central Idaho” by Mike Kruze. The solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, as seen from the Pahsimeroi Valley in Idaho. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. …

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Photo Of The Day By Erick Castellon

Photo By Erick Castellon Today’s Photo Of The Day is “All Along The Star Tower” by Erick Castellon. Location: Sand Harbor, Nevada. “I used the app Photopills to get an idea where the Milky Way would be (I’m new using the app), and I positioned myself where it was going …

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Photo Of The Day By Clayton Peoples

Photo By Clayton Peoples Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Black Sand Basin Sunset” by Clayton Peoples. Location: Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. “We took a summer road trip that included stops near the Sawtooths in Idaho, Glacier National Park in Montana and Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks in Wyoming,” …

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Sony Announces a7R III, 24-150mm And 400mm f/2.8 Development

Sony a7R III (front). Today Sony introduced the third generation of its high-resolution full-frame a7R camera, along with the new FE 24-105mm F4 G OSS zoom and, of particular interest for wildlife and sports photographers, the development of a fast prime 400mm f/2.8 lens. The a7R III and 24-105mm will …