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The Rapture Have Broken Up

According to DFA Records, the Rapture have broken up.<p>As <i>self-titled</i> points out, the band did not announce their breakup, neglecting to make a public statement until a press release for Red Bull Music Academy's latest New York Takeover cited frontman Luke Jenner ("formerly of the Rapture") as one of …

Neil Young Launching PonoMusic Via Kickstarter

On Tuesday, Neil Young is set to unveil his long-gestating high-quality digital music player Pono at SXSW. But before he introduces it to the public, details have been announced. The device, called PonoPlayer, will reportedly cost $399 and come with 128GB of memory. They'll start taking discounted …

Persuasion mind trick: How to impress in meetings

A Fence of Mirrors Reflects the Changing Landscape | Colossal

<p>Created by artist Alyson Shotz, this reflective picket fence is made entirely of mirrors and has been installed in several locations since 2003. The …

27 Reasons Why You Should ALWAYS Ask for the Window Seat

There are plenty of reasons to ask for a window seat. For starters you can lean on the window if you want to sleep, and you never have to get up for …

Ingenious 3D Artworks Made From Food & Everyday Objects

Visual artist Victor Nunes loves proving that art is everywhere and in everything, you just have to look hard enough. Using a all manner of everyday …

27 Looks That Prove Diane Kruger Sets the Trends

See 27 looks that show the German actress is quite the futurist.<p>The preternaturally stylish actress seems to get it right every time, but even more than that, her early-adopter status has made her one to watch in the trend game. See 27 looks that show Diane Kruger is quite the futurist in fashion.

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Alexander Iolas: The Secret King of Surrealism

His savvy bought the greats of Surrealism, Minimalism and Pop Art to the world. Now an exhibition celebrates art dealer Alexander Iolas.<p>In the art …

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

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Wounded landscape: how Norway is remembering its 2011 Utøya massacre

PR<p>The names of all the victims will be inscribed on a wall in the 'symbolic wound' of the landscape. Credit: Jonas Dahlberg Studio<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/3/6/1394098787803/Jonas-Dahlberg-011.jpg<p>460<p>PR<p>Memory Wound model. Picture: Jonas Dahlberg …

Frank Horvat's best shot: the seedy side of 1950s Paris

In 1956, a New York agency asked me to do a sexy story for a US "men's magazine" about the nightlife of Paris, where I was living. I was 28 and had little money, so was glad to accept. I headed for Place Pigalle and asked nightclub doormen if they would let me in to photograph the girls in their …

5 Tips to Keep Children Safe From Predators

This week, a 10-year-old girl was kidnapped in front of her own home in Missouri with a tragic ending. This is an unfortunate reminder that there are predators out there and parents need to be proactive to try to prevent more children from becoming victims.<p>Not every child abduction can be …

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3 Reasons To Clean House And Revitalize Your Space

Illustrated by <b>Sydney Hass</b>.<p><i>Karen Kingston isn't just the end-all, be-all authority on clutter clearing. The renowned feng shui and space clearing</i> …

All The Cool Kids In Singapore Hang Out On The Henderson Waves Bridge

More than 100 feet above busy Henderson Road in Singapore, there spans an unexpected forest oasis: the Henderson Waves Bridge. This architectural mind-boggler connects two nature parks with a curvy, twisty formation seamlessly woven from yellow balau wood and massive steel ribs.<p>The bridge gives you …

How do I renew a French SIM card?

<b>Josette Carter writes</b><br>I have a mobile phone that I bought in France three years ago. The SIM card has expired. It says: “Orange” on it. Can I buy a SIM card online? How will I activate the phone once I get to France? Do I have to be in France and go to an Orange store to buy the SIM card and …

A Letter from a Working Mother to a Stay-At-Home Mother, and vice versa

<b>Dear Stay-At-Home Mum</b><p><i>Some people have been questioning what you do at home all day. I know what you do. I know because I’m a mum and for a while I</i> …

5 S.F. Couples Share Their Fave Hobbies

OK, guys. We’ve unearthed the secret to a happy relationship and it's...a joint hobby. Or, at least it is for these five local couples, who kindly …

Phillip Lim Newest Collections, Sales, Collaborations

12 Vintage Passports Of The Rich And Famous

Everyone loves getting stamps in their passport, the more stamps the better! But your trusty travel companion might be an endangered species over the …

360° Visual Stories Cut into Paper Books by Yusuke Oono | Colossal

<p>This fun set of paper books was created by Japanese graphic designer and architect Yusuke Oono who conceived the idea as a clever way to illustrate …

Eulogy for a Herding Dog

Mike was a herding dog with no herd.<p>Though he tried to treat my wife and me like sheep -- guiding us to the door when he had to pee or to his dog bowl when he was hungry -- the arrival of our boys gave him a clear purpose. And like us, he quickly found himself completely overwhelmed. Sheep, after …

How To Master Leggings In 3 Looks

There's something about leggings that's just so <i>easy</i>. Even if they're leather, even if they're neoprene, even if you're dressing them up. How could we …

Graceful Portraits Of People Who Are 100 Years Old

Your life expectancy varies greatly depending on the conditions within your country, your general lifestyle, family genes and your susceptibility to …

Brain Games: Move Objects With Your Mind To Find Inner Calm?

<b>Listen · 4:00</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Couch potatoes everywhere, rejoice.<p>New commercial devices, using technology borrowed from the field of neuroscience, are making it possible to control objects with brain power alone. The idea is to help train users to become more focused — and …

H&M Proves You Can Look Super-Expensive & Stay On Budget

You know it well: $12 striped tees, $25 oversized sweaters, $20 weekend-worthy sweats. When it comes to making ultra-affordable, chic loungewear, H&M …

Editing Your Life's Stories Can Create Happier Endings

<b>Listen · 8:54</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>It was a rainy night in October when my nephew Lewis passed the Frankenstein statue standing in front of a toy store. The 2 1/2-year-old boy didn't see the monster at first, and when he turned around, he was only inches from Frankenstein's green …