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January 22, 2019

Humpback Whales Separated by a Continent Are “Remixing” Each Other’s Songs

It’s long been known that humpback whales use complex vocalizations to communicate with one another, but did you know just how far their songs could travel? A group of scientists spent years studying the evolution of male humpback whale songs off the coasts of Gabon and Madagascar. And the results of what they discovered about these populations separated by nearly 3,000 miles is quite surprising.

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January 22, 2019

People Use 10-Year Challenge to Show How Devastatingly Different Our Planet Looks

The Rondonia region of Brazil originally had over 200,000 km2 of rainforest but has become one of the most deforested places in the Amazon. Side by side images shows C. 2006 to 2018. #10YearChallenge pic.twitter.com/S0rGPDQ0ZJ — DiCaprio Foundation (@dicapriofdn) January 17, 2019 If you’ve spent any time online in the past few weeks, you’ve surely come across the 10-Year Challenge.

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January 21, 2019

Behind the Scenes of This Extraordinary Photo of the Milky Way Over Yosemite

Photographer and digital artist Derek Sturman takes us behind the scenes of his June 2018 adventure to Yosemite, where he spent 9 days on-site in order to put together the image of his dreams. Through trials and tribulations, he was able to succeed, coming home with the images that would help him create Galactic, a mesmerizing photograph of the Milky Way over Yosemite.

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January 21, 2019

This Japanese Fashion Model Isn’t a Human, She’s Computer Generated

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by imma (@imma.gram) on Jan 10, 2019 at 1:21am PST Computer generated technology is rapidly improving, so much so that it’s sometimes hard to tell the difference between what’s real and what’s animated. However, CGI isn’t just being used for special effects in films anymore—today the technology is also being applied to create incredibly realistic computer generated people.

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