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Handmade Sketchbooks Teeming with Colorful Calligraphy, Diagrams, Sketches, and Travel Ephemera by José Naranja | Colossal

<p>José Naranja creates beautifully detailed sketchbooks by collaging elements of photography, writing, stamps, and his own precise drawings of …

Drawing

Are aliens real? Grim discovery raises doubts about existence of extraterrestrial life

The universe could be a more lonely place than we ever imagined.<p>A new study has cast doubt on the existence of alien life after discovering that a …

Nebulas

The brain learns completely differently than we’ve assumed, new learning theory says

(credit: Getty)A revolutionary new theory contradicts a fundamental assumption in neuroscience about how the brain learns. According to researchers …

Machine Learning

How to use Calm, the Apple award-winning meditation app that's now valued at $250 million

Calm, a meditation and relaxation aid, is now worth roughly $250 million, according to CNBC.<p>The San Francisco-based startup's new valuation comes after Insight Venture Partners invested more than $25 million into the company on Monday. Calm's value now matches its closest competitor, Headspace, …

Meditation

The 100 best comedy movies of all time, according to critics

From Charlie Chaplin's silent-film antics to quote-worthy parodies like "Airplane!," to the animated movies of the new millennium, comedy classics have taken many forms over the decades.<p>To find out which movies in the genre have gained the most critical acclaim over time, we turned to the reviews …

Comedy Movies

Stephen Hawking’s brilliance in 9 quotes

Disability

Want Better Skin? Here's Exactly What to Eat—And What to Avoid

In 431 BC, Hippocrates, the father of medicine, said, "Let food be thy medicine and medicine thy food," and for thousands of years we heeded that advice. And then, we forgot. We consumed processed foods, fried foods, tons of sugar, etc. Now, it's time we get back to the roots of health: our gut. …

The World Needs To Know About These Badass Feminists ASAP

Who run the world?

The 50 best documentaries of all time, according to critics

Some of the greatest moments in cinematic history are scenes of nonfiction.<p>From a profile of boxing legend Muhammad Ali to a portrait of a renowned sushi chef, the best documentaries capture real-life phenomena in a memorable and artful fashion.<p>To find out which documentary films have received the …

Kurt Cobain

Iconic logos replaced with female figures for International Women's Day

Male characters featured in the Monopoly, Pringles and Dreamworks logos have been swapped for women by organisation Creative Equals, as a way of …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

5 Top Yoga Instructors Reveal Their Most Closely Guarded Beauty Secrets

America’s best-known yoga instructors know that beauty radiates from the inside out, but how do they make it look so easy? Daily stretch sessions and a strong mindfulness practice no doubt offer benefits reaped by yogis and teachers alike, but as for flawless post-workout hair and skin that …

Skin Care

Remember the girl who posted about her grandmother's acne busting recipe? She's back with a hair growth hack!

Not long ago we wrote a story about this grandmother's acne busting recipe that was taking over the internet with miraculous results. YouTuber …

Diet of suspected drug dealer who has not had a POO in 28 DAYS revealed

A suspected drug dealer who has not had a POO in 28 DAYS has been surviving on a diet of Frosties cereal bears, fruit and his mum's fish, a court …

An Interview with Michael DiTullo, Part 1: How He Designed His Way to Success

"Sometimes young students talk to me about making a five-year plan, and I would say 'F*ck that….'"<p>It was turning out to be a bad Valentine's Day for …

5 hottest work-from-home jobs — that don’t require previous experience

How to get paid decently to sit on your couch<p>You’ll feel right at home with these jobs.<p>The number of workers who work from home is on the rise: 43% …

An Indian artist is turning women’s sexuality, health, and farts into Instagram art

Tired of the sanitised, filtered, and happy depictions of the everyday lives of her friends and family on social media, Kaviya wanted to talk about things and issues that not many like to discuss or even acknowledge in public. So, much in the vein of #100DaysOfHappiness and #100DaysOfExercise, the …

Feminism

Want to Work From Home? 11 Current Job Opportunities, From Amazon to Xerox (Ranked in Order of Estimated Annual Pay) | Inc.com

A Stanford University economics professor reports that people who work from home are happier and more successful than their colleagues who work in an office.<p>It makes sense, but it means you either need to own your own business, or you need to convince your employer to let you work from home--or …

Employment

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

Retirement

Google’s self-training AI turns coders into machine-learning masters - MIT Technology Review

Google just made it a lot easier to build your very own custom AI system.<p>A new service, called Cloud AutoML, uses several machine-learning tricks to …

Machine Learning

Google Will Pay for You to Polish Up Your Tech Skills | Inc.com

Looking for an in-demand job with good prospects and decent pay? You could do a lot worse than become an IT support person. Skills matter more than prestigious (and expensive) degrees, median pay is a decent $52,000, and the need for IT specialists is set to grow 10 percent in the next ten years, …

Employment