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Hyabusa2 rovers send back stunning images of Ryugu

On September 21, the Japanese space agency JAXA made history by safely landing two tiny rovers on the rugged terrain of an asteroid. The first images were astounding, simply because they proved the little rovers were working, but check out the new images.

New touchscreen device that rolls and scrolls

Researchers have designed a prototype touchscreen device, using additive manufacturing methods. What's unusual is that the device is a combination of a smartphone and a tablet.

Adobe detects manipulated images using AI

Adobe, the company that brought the world Photoshop, has developed an artificial intelligence which can tell whether an image has been manipulated. The platform can identify if an element had been added, moved or cut from an image.

Oldest startup in photography crowdfunds digital content agency

London - 1854 Media, the publisher of British Journal of Photography and owner of the 'oldest startup in photography', is crowdfunding its new visual content agency for the digital age.

Smartwatch extends touch display to skin

For those seeking more from their smartwatch, a new development extends the display projected from the watch onto the arm of the wearer. This not only offers a wider display; it also provides more interactivity.

Facebook aims for facial recognition consent in EU and Canada

Facebook has begun the process of asking its European and Canadian users to allow the social media giant to use facial recognition technology. This is for the purpose of identifying users in photos and videos.

Review: This week’s releases show planning for the future isn’t easy Special

This week’s releases include a beautiful piece of cinema; a pertinent TV series; an amusing reboot; the final chapter in a musical journey; a Japanese sensation; and an animated lesson in appearances and friendship.

Squid ink provides new dental imaging technology

Improving the accuracy of dental imaging helps patients to receive optimal care. A new imaging method has an unusual material source: squid ink. This helps to improve the clarity and contrast for gum disease inspections.

Forget holograms, try 3-D images floating in 'thin air'

In what's been called 'better than a hologram', researchers have produced 3-D images that appear to float in 'thin air'. This form of projection could lead to a new way of watching images and other content on smartphones.

Scientists place a GIF image inside a living organism's DNA

Harvard researchers have used the CRISPR gene editing technique to put a GIF image file inside a living organism’s DNA. This was a proof of concept study to test the limits of DNA storage.

When analyzing images big data beats the brain

When it comes to viewing and interpreting a series of images it seems that big data computing approaches are superior to the human brain. New findings have implications for the way images, such as those from CCTV, are interpreted.

Google shrinks photo sizes by 35 percent

Google has announced a new open-source software project that can reduce the size of high-quality JPEG images by up to 35 percent. The development will let you save more photos on your phone's storage and help to speed up website load times.

Review: EarthView version 5 produces stunning planet images

EarthView is a desktop wallpaper and screen saver application, which displays beautiful views of the Earth with daylight and night shadows. A new version has recently been launched.

BlackBerry 'Vienna' leaked online, company's second Android phone

Images of BlackBerry's next Android phone have leaked online just days after the company officially launched the Priv. Codename 'Vienna' eschews the Priv's physical keyboard for a fixed one beneath the display and shows BlackBerry is committed to Android.

Facebook's new Moments app highlights photos of friends

Facebook has released a new photo management app that uses facial recognition to detect forgotten pictures of your friends in your camera roll. It then suggests tags, syncs the friends and tags to the photo's subject and shares the images with friends.

Incredibly beautiful images of the Medusa nebula

The Medusa nebula takes its name from a figure in Greek mythology, who would turn you to stone if you looked at her face. However, the most you can fear from gazing at this cosmological phenomenon, is to be struck speechless by its beauty.

Why aliens would know its Christmas on Earth

When Christmas comes the world lights up, literally. Those decorations you've put on the house won't just brighten up the neighbourhood, but they could be sending a message to aliens that a festive season is underway.

Seeing into cells with super-res microscopy

Philadelphia - New super-resolution microscopy allows scientists to see the make-up of cells in more detail than ever before. This allows the observation of many biological structures not resolvable in conventional fluorescence microscopy.

Millions of historic images posted to Flickr

A U.S. academic has created a searchable database of 12 million historic copyright-free images on the photo hosting service Flickr.

The NSA is harvesting millions of images of faces daily

It has been revealed that America's National Security Agency is collecting millions of images of faces from web searches each day.

Amazing video captures insects in flight

Lund - Using a new approach, researchers have capture the internal mechanics of a flying fly. The video gives a view into the inner workings of the flight muscles as a tethered fly is spun in a circle.

Senate candidate feeling heat for posting grisly photos online

Topeka - Dr. Milton Wolf, a U.S. Republican Senate candidate from Kansas, is feeling heat for posting photos of grisly X-Ray images of gunshot fatalities and injuries to his Facebook page.

Video: NASA unveils stunning images of galactic neighbors

NASA, in conjunction with astronomers from Penn State University, has unveiled a stunning set of ultraviolet images of the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds, the Milky Way’s two closet galactic neighbors.

Op-Ed: The 15 most incredible photos of 2012

Found across the Web, these photos made our collective jaws drop in wonder. Here are Digital Journal's top 15 photos of 2012.

Photo Essay: The outpouring of support for Newtown Connecticut

Newtown - There is an old saying that says "a picture can say a thousand words", and as many around the world struggle to find the words to express their emotions and sympathies for the families of those killed in Newtown, images are sometimes all they have.

The top 8 microscopic images you'll ever see

Every year, Nikon sponsors a contest for microscopic images to showcase "the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope." Here are some of the entrants for this year's contest, from terrifying spiders to awe-inspiring minerals.

The top 30 most memorable photos of 2011

Find out what photos amazed and shocked the world in 2011, from the Japanese tsunami aftermath to the Occupy Wall Street protests to rarely seen photos from Africa. These are memorable images from both Digital Journalists, local media and other sources.

MoMA’s new photography show features six emerging artists

New York - The Museum of Modern Art has announced its 26th annual “New Photography” exhibition, set to run September 28, 2011 through January 16, 2012, with an expanded show featuring six artists from Canada, China, England, Holland and the US.

AP and Corbis team up for ‘unprecedented’ collection of photos

New York - Calling it the “most compelling” collection of photographic images available today, Corbis Images and the Associated Press have announced an alliance of global imaging, making available to its customers more than 10 million images.

Twitter introduces user image galleries

From now on, when you share photos to Twitter, the images you share will be added to your own personal gallery as part of your Twitter profile.
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Actual image of Ryugu - Received time: UTC 2018-09-20 17:02
Actual image of Ryugu - Received time: UTC 2018-09-20 17:02
Intraoral camera image  at the Wellcome Collection exhibition in London.
Intraoral camera image, at the Wellcome Collection exhibition in London.
Timely Christmas scene
Timely Christmas scene
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The stunning Medusa nebula
The stunning Medusa nebula
Image of Christmas lights in Northern Europe
Image of Christmas lights in Northern Europe
Digital training aid for dentists  on display at the Wellcome Collection in London.
Digital training aid for dentists, on display at the Wellcome Collection in London.
Researchers in U of T Engineering have designed a  privacy filter  that disrupts facial recognition ...
Researchers in U of T Engineering have designed a 'privacy filter' that disrupts facial recognition algorithms. The system relies on two AI-created algorithms: one performing continuous face detection, and another designed to disrupt the first.
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The use of lidar technology allowed the archaeologists to pinpoint where the lost city lay beneath t...
The use of lidar technology allowed the archaeologists to pinpoint where the lost city lay beneath the forest canopy.
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