(New Brunswick, New Jersey at night. Photo by razordu30/Flickr) Earlier this year, during a New Jersey summer that saw a particularly nasty heat wave, readers of a local news site in New Brunswick had a question: Why couldn’t they find...Show More Summary
Photo by Tetra Images/Flickr. Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security...Show More Summary
Magnetic poetry tiles, just begging to be recombined. (Photo: Steve Johnson/Flickr) Dave Kapell, the inventor of Magnetic Poetry, never meant to be a businessman. He was thrust into what became his life's work by one well-timed sneeze. In the late 1990s, you couldn't hunt for a snack in an American home without coming across a magnetic poem or two. Show More Summary
Movies on vinyl: a thing that actually happened. (Photo: Justin Hall on Flickr) In an alternate universe, movie buffs have Citizen Kane on vinyl. In that alternate universe, unlike in our own, Capacitance Electronic Discs (CEDs) survived...Show More Summary
Click image for 1916 x2392 size. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gatochy/2747129605/in/album-72157600648407238/ William Bouguereau, Êtude Tete de Jeune Fille, 1898
When the Apollo astronauts traveled beyond the atmosphere and to the moon in the 1960s and '70s, they carried Hasselblad cameras to document the NASA missions.
An image from Apollo 9, March 1969. (All Photos: Project Apollo Archive/flickr) Between 1969 and 1972, 12 men, on 6 different space flights, walked on the moon, with NASA’s Project Apollo. And one of the few things that came with them?...Show More Summary
Photos via flickr user Matt Baume There's a new price for a 2.2-acre lot containing a group of crumbling greenhouses in San Francisco's Portola District. The University Mound Nursery at 770 Woolsey St. is now asking for $10 million....
flickr photo shared by Kecko under a Creative Commons ( BY-ND ) license Man. This was a slog and really highlighted gross inadequacies in my conceptual understanding of pretty much everything. That being said, with an end-around, it works. The whole thing is below but there were really two pieces where I got stuck and […]
A Greater Sage Grouse. (Photo: Bob Wick/BLM/flickr) Last week, when the Obama administration decided it would try and protect the sage grouse without listing it as endangered, many environmentalists were furious. But in a surprisingShow More Summary
A boar living happily in the irradiated forest (Photo: ArcticWolf/Flickr) For the past decade or so, as sightings of wildlife in the irradiated Chernobyl exclusion zone have become commonplace, scientists have been trying to determine whether living in a place that humans fear to has adversely affected these animals. Show More Summary
Photo by Sam West as seen on Flickr. Click for C.O. Super-Size™- more C.O. Trading Cards here! Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: C.O. Super-Size™, C.O. TRADING CARDS, Quokkas
The Trinity test site today. (Photo: Terry Robinson/flickr) Twice a year, for six hours only, the Trinity Test Site is open to the public. It’s your only chance for a self-guided visit to the New Mexico site where the first atomic bomb was detonated. Show More Summary
Sears, 1966 (Photo: Mike Mozart/Flickr) In 1966, when Jon Wiant arrived in Hue, a palace-filled city in central Vietnam, American involvement in the war between the south and the north had recently begun to escalate: the year before, the U.S. Show More Summary
Over 8400 public domain images taken by astronauts in space.
The new Project Apollo Archive on Flickr contains some stunning gems amidst many, many photos of the lunar surface.
Columbia River Gorge, photo by David Negstad via Flickr It's still sinking in. After half a century of protecting America's favorite parks, forests and beaches, the country's most important conservation program is gone. From parts of...Show More Summary
Project Apollo Archive has uploaded a massive library of high-resolution photos taken during NASA's moon missions and related training exercises. More than 8,400 photos have been published, including scans of original photos taken by astronauts' Hasselblad cameras and some processed photos from film magazines. Read more
Here is a slideshow of Haltia - The Finnish Nature Centre in Espoo, Finland, by Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Architects, photographed by Ken McCown. 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
Photo archivist Kipp Teague has uploaded more than 8,400 high-resolution photos from the NASA Apollo missions to the Moon to the photo sharing site Flickr. According to Teague, the page includes every photo taken on the lunar surface during the Apollo missions as well as many others taken by astronauts during spaceflight to and from the […]