As Chris and Leah O'Kane wait to finally say their vows, Father Ray Kelly steals the show for a few minutes. Father Kelly sings Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" at Oldcastle Church in Meathe, Ireland using his own lyrics, tailored to the happy couple.
Putting the "pi" in "piano"
Check out this awesome piano melody created from the digits of pi! By transposing the numbers 0-9 onto an A minor scale, the irrational melody is played with the right hand and notes are added with the left. It's pretty...
Portolan charts, it was always assumed, were compiled by medieval European mapmakers from contemporary sources. A Dutch doctoral dissertation now disproves this: these nautical charts are impossibly accurate, not just for medieval Europe, also for ot...
This article was originally published on Planetsave.
By Don Lieber
Peru last week initiated a new program that will provide electricity to more than two million of its poorest residents using solar panels.
A milestone has been reached in the 60-year struggle to harness the nuclear reactions that power the Sun in an experiment that could lead to a way of producing an unlimited source of clean and sustainable energy in the form of nuclear fusion.
Researchers are developing a new kind of geothermal power plant that will lock away unwanted carbon dioxide (CO2) underground—and use it as a tool to boost electric power generation by at least 10 times compared to existing geothermal energy approach...
A follow up to my recent multiple exposure series, such as We Are Nature Vol. I and Vol. II. As in my previous work I've double and triple exposed (combined) man and nature in-camera, this time by using a Nikon D800E. Afterwards I've imported my RAW-