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Stare into the abyss of a swirling black hole with this LED monolith installation

The universal laws of flow and a recurring dream inspired Jesse Woolston's latest work. Enlarge / Screengrab of Jesse Woolston's latest piece, The Dynamics of Flow, debuting at Art Basel Miami Beach later this week. (credit: Jesse Wool.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaDec 1st, 2021

Mythologised, memorialised then forgotten: A history of Australia"s bushfire reporting

Australia's Black Summer bushfires of 2019 and 2020 wreaked destruction across South-Eastern Australia. Images of flames crowned trees, engulfed fire trucks and people crowded on beaches and packed in boats were broadcast into our homes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Out of this world: 555.55-carat black diamond lands in Dubai

Auction house Sotheby's Dubai has unveiled a diamond that's literally from out of this world......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

The all-new AirPods Pro are discounted down to just AU$325 on Amazon AU

That's just AU$6 off the lowest price we saw for Apple's bestselling AirPods during Black Friday in November 2021......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

With Mario Kart 9 rumors swirling, we need these 4 features

With the rumor mill going wild over Mario Kart 9, we listed our top four karting must-haves......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

The ultimate microwave mod: mechanical keyboard switches

When Redditor gregschlom’s 9-year-old microwave started to have problems with its buttons, he decided to replace them. You can’t just get microwave touchpad buttons off the shelf though, so he went for something better: Kalih box black mechanical.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Spider-Man Comic Page Sells for Record $3.36M Bidding

A single page of artwork from a 1984 Spider-Man comic book sold at auction Thursday for a record $3.36 million. From a report: Mike Zeck's artwork for page 25 from Marvel Comics' "Secret Wars No. 8" brings the first appearance of Spidey's black suit......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Microsoft bids farewell to Windows 8-era brightness and volume indicators in the latest Windows 11 Insider Build

The rounded corners treatment is coming to Windows 11’s hardware indicators, replacing the Windows 8-era vertical black bar for controlling things like volume and brightness that we've been used to for almost a decade......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Study finds diversity of skin color and skin tone lacking in sex education textbooks

In recent years, attention to diversity of images in visual media—TV, movies, stock photos, children's books and more—has increased. But according to a new Indiana University study, at least one area still seriously lacks representation of Black.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Astronomers confront massive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way, Sagittarius A*

At the center of the Milky Way is a supermassive black hole, 4.3 million times bigger than the sun, known as Sagittarius A*. Until recently, it was not clear how much of the matter at the heart of the galaxy was Sagittarius A*. Astronomers measured t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Adhole, the Massive Public Pi-hole Instance, Shuts Down

segaboy81 writes: I've been running Pihole for years (for myself), but this guy was running one for everybody! Since 2017, those not so savvy who still wanted the experience of Pi-hole, could turn to Adhole.org. That is, until now. Adhole.org is shut.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

We"ve unveiled the waratah"s genetic secrets, helping preserve this Australian icon for the future

When the smoke cleared after the Black Summer bushfires of 2019-20, the bush surrounding the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah was charred. Among the casualties was a NSW waratah, Telopea speciosissima, that had recently become the first of i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

iPhone 14 Pro design leak shows bizarre hole-and-pill cutout

As per display chain analyst Ross Young, the iPhone 14 Pro might adopt a design that includes both a circular and a pill-shaped cutout......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Save $120 on Beats Studio3 headphones, if you like matte black

Both the matte black and white Beats Studio3 wireless headphone models are marked all the way down to only $228 at Amazon today, a savings of $122......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Study finds neighborhood environment is a key to injury recovery for Black men

Black men are disproportionately impacted by injuries in the United States. This disparity is glaring given that injury is one of the top ten causes of death. Data show that injured Black men from disadvantaged neighborhoods experience higher injury.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

An ecological tradeoff? Utility-scale solar energy impedes endangered Florida panthers

Florida, the "Sunshine State," is rapidly increasing installation of utility-scale solar energy (USSE) facilities to combat carbon emissions and climate change. However, the expansion of renewable energy may come with environmental tradeoffs. Reducin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Black hole in the center of the Milky Way unpredictable in the long term

The black hole at the center of the galaxy not only flares irregularly from day to day, but also in the long term. This was revealed by an analysis of 15 years of data by an international team of researchers led by Alexis Andres from El Salvador. And.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Black hole at center of Milky Way unpredictable and chaotic

An international team of researchers, led by postgraduate student Alexis Andrés, has found that the black hole at the center of our galaxy, Sagittarius A*, not only flares irregularly from day to day but also in the long term. The team analyzed 15 y.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Radio astronomers scouring the archives spotted black hole devouring a star

It's the second such event discovered in radio regime; the first was discovered in 2020. Enlarge / Artist's conception of a Tidal Disruption Event (TDE) -- a star being shredded by the powerful gravity of a supermassive black hole. Mat.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Exploring parasite populations in savanna watering holes

The sun rises on the savannas of central Kenya. Grasses sway in the wind as hoof-steps fall on the dusty ground. A menagerie of Africa's iconic wildlife congregates around a watering hole to quench their thirst during the region's dry season......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

OnePlus 10 Pro finally launches in China with full specs and details

Renders of the OnePlus 10 Pro phone in Emerald Forest and Volcanic Black colors. The phone was officially revealed on January 11, 2022.(Photo:-OnePlus)After giving details on its new flagship phone  last week, OnePlus has finally unveiled the On.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022