July 19, 2019 AWAYN NEWS Aggregator

Category: Wired


Photographer Dan Winters on His Apollo Obsession

July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d27622b9a6762000863be6c/191:100/pass/01_Winters_Wired_JSC_Mission_Control_0047.jpg This story is part of a series commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. Whenever we have...

The World Watched Apollo 11 Together. Here’s the Evidence

July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d1a8b8a7d8e1d00083e5673/191:100/pass/1A_GettyImages-53376739-(1).jpg July 1969: People camped out on beaches in Florida, days in advance, to watch the liftoff of the Apollo...

The UN Operation to Disarm Mosul’s IEDs and Unexploded Bombs

July 14, 2019

July 14, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d2789e50eb6cd000866e1f3/191:100/pass/04_Cengiz-Yar_DSC_9712.jpg Two Iraqi Federal Police walk through a water treatment plant in west Mosul, Iraq on August 7, 2017. Munitions...

Space Photos of the Week: A Tribute to Voyager’s Twin Trippers

July 13, 2019

July 13, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d27a705e4f7400009523f2c/191:100/pass/01_SPoW_071019.jpg When Voyager 1 flew right at Jupiter in 1979, capturing image after image, the Great Red Spot was so...

Vintage Muscle Cars Take Flight in an Homage to Chase Scenes

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d250ebc9a6762000863be53/191:100/pass/01_MatthewPorter_downtown.jpg Photographer Matthew Porter sends muscle cars flying in his new book The Heights. Porter was inspired by classic car-chase...

The Cryptocurrency Rush Transforming Old Swiss Gold Mines

July 9, 2019

July 9, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d2375568087e800091611f2/191:100/pass/02_gondo_cerasoli.jpg The small Swiss mountain town of Gondo traces its origins to the 17th-century gold mines of Kaspar Stockalper. A...

Space Photos of the Week: Chaotic, Gassy Mars

July 6, 2019

July 6, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d1cddf0aed87c00094fb41e/191:100/pass/01_SPoW070719.jpg Happy Independence Day from space! These cosmic fireworks are located at the star system Eta Carinae. It’s hard to...

You’ve Never Seen Skateparks Like This Before

July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d163e197c01a40008fc096f/191:100/pass/01_Amir%20Zaki_Skateparks.jpg Photographer Amir Zaki grew up skating in Beaumont, California, but when he turned his camera on the skateparks of...

Space Photos of the Week: Here Comes the Sun

June 29, 2019

June 29, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d16408e678dbf000980e3fd/191:100/pass/01_SPoW_062919.png The Sun is constantly sending charged particles streaming into space. These highly ionized particles are better known as the...

The Importance of Photographing Women in Sports

June 26, 2019

June 26, 2019

https://media.wired.com/photos/5d125087ad5590c83db9e413/191:100/pass/2_Kiki%20Roust,%20Vermont%20Naha%20Whites,%20JWHL,%2017.jpg Alana Paterson knows how isolating it can be to compete in an intensely male-dominated arena. She’s not only a...

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