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Sticking point: Smithsonian bans selfie sticks for 'safety of visitors & collections'
The Smithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum and research complex, has asked its visitors to "leave their selfie sticks in their bags." It means no more remote pics in front of extinct monsters or rockets.

04.03.2015 09:20

The selfie obsession: Get a real life 3D image of… yourself
The selfie mania has reached a whole new level, with a German company, offering people to buy real 3D models of themselves. Fifty-four cameras take a body scan, with the image being sent to a 3D printer. The result: A real life statue of yourself!

23.02.2015 07:35

​Stunning drone footage shows man changing light bulb at 1,500 feet
A daring TV antennae repairman scurries to the top of a 1500 foot defunct television tower in the middle of South Dakota’s barren plains to change an anti-collision bulb and doesn’t forget to snap a selfie.

06.01.2015 15:55

Rosetta’s comet 67P now in color… kind of (PHOTO)
The European Space Agency has released the first color photo of the Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet, where the Rosetta’s Philae module landed last month. And the surface, as predicted, proved to be various shades of gray.

16.12.2014 17:40

Grand Canyon covered by sea of clouds in amazing weather event (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
The Grand Canyon, one of the seven wonders of the natural world, became even more wondrous on Thursday, thanks to a rare weather event. A sea of clouds filled the chasm from the bottom up, ebbing and flowing like a seaside tide.

12.12.2014 20:18

Haunting: Rare Chernobyl drone footage reveals devastation in Pripyat exclusion zone
An American photographer has used a drone to capture amazing images of the area surrounding the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. He wanted to film from the air in order to get a new perspective of the desolation that the accident caused.

03.12.2014 13:48

Over Bond St in the buff! Naked free-runner scales London skyline
For free-runner world champion Tim Sheiff, it wasn’t enough to scale some of the most impressive buildings on the London skyline. He had to do it completely naked. And take photographs.

28.11.2014 15:07

​$27k fine or 3 years behind bars for 'selfie-stick'?
South Korea could fine its tech-savvy citizens $27,000 or put them in prison for three years for using an unregistered version of a ‘selfie-stick’.

27.11.2014 13:15

'Our children will thank us if we prevent another Cold War': Russian director grabs US award
Against an unavoidable backdrop of political tension, a prominent pro-Putin Russian director has received a high-profile American prize for developing cultural ties between the United States and Russia.

21.11.2014 17:30

It's magic! Polaroid-like smartphone case to print selfies & turn pics 'alive' (VIDEO)
Printing pictures right from your phone has never been easier. A brand new smartphone case from French developers can do it in less than a minute – and the final version will have a feature that will make your photos move.

15.11.2014 16:58

Jaw-dropping selfie: Photographer snaps pic with Great White shark
A Dutch photographer has taken a selfie with a Great White shark off the coast of Mexico. He managed to lean out of the protective cage to snap the photo just as the large shark was approaching.

02.11.2014 16:15

How to take a selfie in space firsthand (VIDEO)
Russian cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev has published his own take on how to snap selfies in zero-gravity – if any of us are lucky enough to get a job in space.

31.10.2014 14:16