Black Friday at Walmart, sometime in the 21st century (Photo: Joanieofarc/Flickr).
Image via Steve / Curbed LA flickr pool When there's a really good sunset over Los Angeles, you know you can find a hundred different views on Instagram, but photos aren't a substitute for seeing the real thing. A...
Does your Thanksgiving Day menu include a turkey, yams and those fancy stuffed potatoes that grandma used to make every time the family gathered at her house? Thanksgiving meal photo courtesy Satya Murthy via Flickr CC Then there are two things you need to do. Show More Summary
A loaf of salt-rising bread. (Photo: Wonderland Kitchen/flickr) Its flavor is often described as 'cheese-like', its crumb dense, and its odor memorable. Salt-rising bread is special to those who remember it as a home-cooked comfort by a grandmother or parent. Show More Summary
Click image for 1224 x 1632 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/23000482412/in/album-72157652543676949/ Tedeschi Arno Breker, German Fritz Klimsch, German Joseph Wackerle, German Georg Kolbe, German Signal No. 9, 10 Agosto 1...
Trump, in 2013 (Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr) At the Trump National Golf Club, in Sterling, Virginia, not far from D.C., the New York Times reports that there is a plaque on a stone pedestal right after the 14th hole. The course, renovated...Show More Summary
A bird shows off his mysterious linguistic chops. (Photo: Kenny Louie/Flickr) In past centuries, birdsong experts tried to distinguish mockingbirds from thrashers by keeping their ears peeled. These days, they're better served by eagle...Show More Summary
Photo courtesy of Flickr. The current controversy over the proposal by the U.S. Department of Labor to impose a fiduciary standard on those who advise retirement plans has little to do with the rule's merit. Rather, I believe it's at...Show More Summary
Can you imagine a Christmas ham on your Thanksgiving dinner table in place of the traditional turkey? Some economists can. Photo by Flickr user Pete D. Can you imagine a Christmas ham on your Thanksgiving dinner table in place of the...Show More Summary
The ‘Bombe’ —a machine invented by British mathematician Alan Turing to decrypt the German Enigma code in WWII (Photo: Garrett Coakley/Flickr). Is privacy protected by complex cryptographic equations — what we rely on to shield ourShow More Summary
Here are some of my photos of the Elephant House at the Zurich Zoo by Markus Schietsch. To contribute your Flickr images for consideration, just::: Join and add photos to the archidose poolTo contribute your Instagram images for consideration, just::: Tag your photos #archidose
Click image for 1224 x 1632 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/23031385591/in/album-72157652543676949/ Johann Schult, Nach dem Bade Sepp Hilz, Bauernbraut, 1940 Friedrich Stahl, Improvisator Frieda Kniep, Oberinntaler Landschaft Signal No. 12, 2 September 1940
A Wild Male Turkey's mating dance. (Photo: Don McCullough/flickr) Two men hovered over the turkey pen, watching. A large, male bird walked in a circle, readying his mating dance, keen for the right moment. The moment arrived–clueless...Show More Summary
(Photo: Michael Duxbury/Flickr) Stop us if this has happened to you. You’re flying home for the holidays, enjoying all the comforts that cheesy airport lounge or cramped coach cabin offers, when a voice comes over the loudspeaker announcing that your connecting flight has been canceled or severely delayed. Show More Summary
Bird watching with binoculars. (Photo; goodmami/flickr) To identify a bird, you used to have to kill it. Birds are masters in “how not to be seen,” being often both small and fast, and terribly brownish. To distinguish beyond the most...Show More Summary
Over the past decade-plus, Apple, Google, Flickr and others have all tried to re-imagine the way we store and interact with photos. They’ve failed. Storage has shown improvement in recent years with geo-location, facial recognition and better search capabilities but the way in which we interact with archived photos is largely the same. Show More Summary
Click image for 800 x 666 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/23163623981/in/album-72157652543676949/ Jean Joveneau, Composition aux maquereaux, 1927
If you were to list popular cloud photo storage services your first picks would probably be Google Photos and Flickr, Amazon won’t figure on that list primarily because the company doesn’t offer a standalone service. Instead its photo...Show More Summary
Click image for 841 x 1117 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/23163624071/in/album-72157652543676949/ Dante Gabriel Rossetti, The Girlhood of Mary Virgin, 1849
Click image for 1308 x 1804 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/2419848306/in/album-72157652543676949/ Scanned from Portuguese magazine Ilustração, No. 115, Outubro 1 1930