Amazing photoshop job turns dozens of pictures into one seamless image

Image compositing is a common practice in digital art and advertising. But often the crazy extent of it is completely invisible. Like the image above, which is made of a few dozen separate pictures. This GIF—posted to Reddit—peels back the layers of one meticulously crafted scene. » 4/11/14 12:00pm Friday 12:00pm

Scientists film how the brain makes memories for the first time ever

For the first time in history, scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have captured how our brain makes memories in video, watching how molecules morph into the structures that, at the end of the day, make who we are. If there's a soul, this how it gets made. » 1/27/14 1:30pm 1/27/14 1:30pm

Stunning photos of colossal lightning in massive volcano eruption

You don't need to travel into a brown dwarf star's atmosphere or Saturn's hexagon to see colossal lightning. Just look at these photographs taken by Francisco Negroni of the eruption of the complex volcano Cordón Caulle, in Chile. He told me that, while scary, there was no immediate danger: » 1/15/14 9:40am 1/15/14 9:40am

Video: The biggest fireworks in history were truly insane indeed

Dubai set the world record for the largest fireworks show in history on January 1, 2014. We saw a sample—taken at the Burj Khalifa—but that was nothing compared to this HD video, which shows the full scope of this titanic explosion chain from the air and different locations. The fireworks took over the entire country. » 1/07/14 3:52pm 1/07/14 3:52pm

Christmas tree harvest with helicopters looks mad from the cockpit too

Harvesting Christmas trees at insane speeds using a helicopter looks crazy from the ground and—as this video demonstrates—it's mad from the pilot's seat too. I still can't understand 1) how they can make money using helicopters for the harvest and 2) how can they do it so fast. » 12/10/13 7:36pm 12/10/13 7:36pm

The dramatic rescue of a survivor trapped three days in a sunken ship

Here's a dramatic story with a happy ending to start up the week: this newly released video shows the rescue of a survivor trapped for three days in an air pocket inside a sunken ship. The moment of the encounter with a diver sent to bring dead bodies to the surface is incredible—and so is the rescue itself. » 12/02/13 8:52pm 12/02/13 8:52pm

This awesome roaming city would actually work in real life

Architizer showcases this awesome engineering and architectural project: a roaming city that would will actually work if someone builds it. In the past, some people have imagined roaming cities but nobody got to turn these pipe dreams into functional projects. This is the first one that actually makes sense. » 11/04/13 1:11am 11/04/13 1:11am

The Full List of Verizon Phones Getting Ice Cream Sandwich

Verizon has finally let a bunch of smartphone and tablet owners exhale, giving up the full list of current devices that will be getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. There's 14 devices in all. See if yours made the cut. » 3/06/12 1:42pm 3/06/12 1:42pm

HTC Droid Incredible To Get Android 2.2 Froyo By August

BGR is reporting that the Verizon HTC Droid Incredible is going to receive a software update to Android 2.2 Froyo by the end of July or early August. Originally, there was going to be a minor update that would've brought 720p video recording to the Incredible but it looks like that update will be rolled in with the… » 7/19/10 1:16pm 7/19/10 1:16pm

Droid Incredible to Get Slighty More Incredible With 720p Video Update

HTC's Droid Incredible is soon to receive an update adding a couple of new features—most notably an upgrade to its video recording tool which adds support for saving movies at 720p resolution. The update also lets the Incredible function as a 3G mobile hotspot. These discoveries come courtesy of an HTC-branded review… » 7/02/10 4:46am 7/02/10 4:46am

The HTC Incredible Really Is Verizon's Nexus One

It's curious that after announcing the Nexus One would be coming to Verizon, Google's now directing people to the HTC Incredible instead. Then again, Verizon never said they'd carry the Nexus One. UPDATE: Google confirms no N1 on Verizon: » 4/26/10 10:58am 4/26/10 10:58am