Algae blooms on rural lakes—some of which are toxic to humans and wildlife&mash;increase along with fertilizer and manure pond runoff from farms. Minnesotan Mary Taffe took this ironically beautiful image of algae on Big Stone Lake. You can see more of her photos in a Treehugger gallery.
DAIN is an AI-powered method for adding “missing” frames of footage. Standard interpolation treats the existing frames as flat fields of color and contrast, but the AI models the depth of regions in the scene, resulting in a more convincing and less “smeary” results. Let’s go for a ride on the moon! Apollo 16 Rover […]
Stella, the dog who has been taught to ‘speak’ using pre-programmed buttons, has now learned to express when she’s ‘mad.’ Watch the video to find out why she’s upset — I don’t want to spoil it for you. One morning when I was working at home, Stella alertedly stood in front of me, whined, and […]
Electra and Pretzel bounce around together. View this post on Instagram AM playtime is bouncy and fun #puppy #goldenretriever #cavalierkingcharlesspaniel @zuzupoos #yip #yap #cute #adorbs #fuzzo #fuzzy A post shared by Electra (@electra___cute) on Jul 9, 2020 at 7:55am PDT
Back in the 50s and 60s, it was no big deal in most areas to make a call to your local liquor store and have beer, wine and spirits delivered right to your house with little to no restriction. However, that ease and simplicity certainly isn’t in place today. Alcohol delivery laws in 2020 are […]
Unless you’re a regular cannabis user, you might be surprised to learn that the plant itself is basically just that — a plant. It’s not until you put cannabis under high heat that the process of decarboxylation breaks down that raw form into the psychoactive compounds that can actually benefit the body. This unlocking process […]
With our smartphones serving as the vital tether that links us to the rest of our lives, it’s no wonder how low batteries and power emergencies can occasionally feel like a life-and-death situation. I mean, it’s usually not, of course…but darned if it doesn’t feel that way when your indicator is showing only 5 percent […]