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Photo Of The Day By Bob Faucher

Photo By Bob Faucher Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Rock With Wings” by Bob Faucher. Location: Navajo Nation, New Mexico. “Shiprock, a diatremic monadnock, rises abruptly from the virtually level surrounding plain,” explains Faucher. Located within the Navajo Volcanic Field, it is a classic geologically distinct landform of the …

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Photo Of The Day By Jaromir Ondra

Photo By Jaromir Ondra Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sunset in Wales” by Jaromir Ondra. Location: Broad Haven Beach, Wales, Great Britain. 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 get …

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How to Make an Electronic Puzzle Box That Jumps When Unlocked

SKM created a great new tutorial video where they show how to make an electronic puzzle box, built within a cardboard frame, that jumps when unlocked. How to Solve the Gold Coast Parking Meter Puzzle Microsoft’s Vanishing Point Game Clever Cockatoo Very Methodically Solves a Puzzle Box Puzzle Box He …

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Namie Osawa Talks About the Inspiration Behind Her Flashy Robot Restaurant in Tokyo

Great Big Story partnered with ANA for a new episode of their Flavors series where they travel to Tokyo to talk with Namie Osawa about the inspiration behind her underground robot themed club, Robot Restaurant. The flashy restaurant features all sorts of radio-controlled animatronics, drums, music, dancers, and an incredible …

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Batman Unites an Oddball B Team When the Original Justice League Superheroes Aren’t Available

In a funny mashup by Funny or Die, oddball heroes from various Hollywood films are called upon by Batman (Ben Affleck) to replace his original team of Justice League superheroes, who are all too busy. The Dark Knight assembles Blankman (Damon Wayans), Barb Wire (Pamela Anderson), Howard the Duck (Chip …

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An Amazing Microscopic Timelapse Showing the Remarkable Process of Squids Hatching to Life

Evolutionary and developmental biologist Nipam H. Patel of the Patel Lab at UC Berkeley created “Squid: Coming to Life” an absolutely amazing microscopic timelapse capturing the formation of embryos inside eggs from which tiny baby squids emerge. This amazing cephalopodic birth is absolutely fascinating to watch. These are a series …

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How NASA Meteorologists Use Dust, Smoke and Salt Particles to Track Ocean Storm Movement

A fascinatingly informative satellite simulation of the intense 2017 Atlantic hurricane season shows how meteorologists at the NASA Goddard Space Center employ the use of tiny aerosols such as evaporated sea salt, Saharan Desert dust and fire smoke to visualize how a storm is moving over the ocean and track …

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Photo Of The Day By Theresa Ditson

Photo By Theresa Ditson Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Orange Burst” by Theresa Ditson. Location: Near Prescott, Arizona. Gear: Nikon D810, 14-24mm lens. “The sunset at Granite Mountain evolved into different colors as it progressed the other night, at this moment a very fiery orange,” explains Ditson. Follow Theresa Ditson …

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7 Wildlife Photography Techniques

Take your wildlife photography to the next level with insights from the experts, including what tools you’ll need and what skills will make your work stand out. 1. Backlighting Wildlife Backlighting refers to the positioning of light behind your subject, such that your subject is located between you and the …

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Last Frame: Good Pawsture

Photo By Ruth Steck Ruth Steck captured the image “Standing Tall” while visiting Churchill Wild at Nanuk Polar Bear Lodge in Manitoba, Canada. She was joined by guides and a film crew from Travel Manitoba when they set out in the hopes of seeing a few polar bears in the …