Katie Bouman, a Ph.D. candidate at the Massachusetts Institue of Technology, and a team of astronomers wrote the algorithm that took radio wave images from the Event Horizon Telescope and stitched them together to create the first image of a black hole. Predicted by Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, a black hole had never been directly observed — until now. Bouman describes the process in this 2017 TED Talk, two years before she helped bring the image to the world.
HBO's teen drama series Euphoria arrives June 16, 2019, with an ensemble cast and a long line of producers with Drake topping the list. Starring Zendaya, Jude Apatow's daughter Maude Apatow, several others, Euphoria follows a group of high school students as they traverse modern life and the pitfalls of drugs, sex, and social media.
Creators of boots with unmatched comfort and protection from the elements since 1870, Blundstone turns up their legendary 550 series to the max with these boots. The Super 550 has everything you love about the originals, including the classic Chelsea silhouette, an SPS max comfort system for shock absorption, and a cushioned midsole for added comfort. The upgrades come in the form of leather lining, and XRD tech in the heel strike zone added to the removable footbed for an extra level of shock absorption and comfort. Available in a variety of colorways, each pair has an iconic, rugged look that feel right at home wherever you wear them.
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Truly wireless with a handcrafted tortoise brown acetate body, the MW07 earphones from Master & Dynamic strike an ideal blend of convenience, performance, and style. Inside each 'bud is a custom 10mm Beryllium driver that delivers impossibly good sound from a small package. Silicone "wings" in two different sizes ensure a secure fit, and MEMS mics let you handle calls easily. They last for 3.5 hours, charge inside the included stainless steel carrying case for a total of 14 hours of battery life, and have an IPX 4 splashproof rating, making them capable, although unlikely, gym companions.
Available in Matte Black or Tortoise Shell.
Dimensions (Earphones): 0.98" x 0.87" x 1.11" / Dimensions (Case): 2.54" x 1.06" x 1.78" / Weight (Earphone, each): 0.32 oz / Weight (Case): 2.68 oz / Wireless: Bluetooth 4.2 with apt-X / Connectivity Distance: 65+ feet
Using the same, cinematic formula that made Chef's Table a must-see, Netflix is bringing the street food heroes from around the world to the forefront. The nine-part docu-series will highlight local vendors from around Asia who have been serving up authentic dishes for decades. Street Food will premiere on April 26, 2019.
After suffering a heart attack at a very young age, Sasha's life was saved by a heart transplant. Sasha and her family meet with the donor's parents in an effort to say thank you — when Sasha begins seeing strange visions of her donor's death. Starring Sivan Alyra Rose and Uma Thurman, the 10 episode series Chambers comes to Netflix April 26, 2019.
With a clean, minimalist design, the Status Audio BT One Wireless Headphones look as good as the music coming out of them sounds. Their timeless appeal is created by a slim silhouette, free of any unnecessary logos or embellishments. The battery keeps the premium audio flowing for up to 30 hours while the quick-pairing Bluetooth 5.0 gives you mobile freedom. Available in JetBlack or Umber.
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AirPods are great, As a result, they're also becoming increasingly ubiquitous. The Nomad AirPod Rugged Case protects their charging case while also giving it a unique look. Its two-piece construction incorporates a black polycarbonate shell and brown, USA-sourced Horween leather, giving the little white capsule a whole different personality. As a bonus, it will wear and develop its own patina over time, making it a great combination for a leather iPhone case. The cases now support AirPods wireless charging.
Love them or hate them, siblings are forever the greatest partners in crime. In honor of National Siblings Day, Diamondback Bicycles pays tribute to the brothers and sisters out there with this all-too-accurate short film.
Albert Einstien theorized the existence of black holes with his theory of relativity and general relativity over 100 years ago, but the first photograph — and proof — of their existence came with a press conference on April 10, 2019. A photograph showing the event horizon and superheated gas orbiting has been released, and Vox explains why this is one of the most significant pictures in history.