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The Ultimate Herbal Cancer Fighter?

Used for well over 2,000 years, triphala is a staple of <b>Ayurvedic medicine</b>. In India, it’s considered the greatest and most versatile of all herbal …

Cancer Cells

Gargle With One Simple Ingredient And See What Happens To Your Teeth

Apple cider vinegar is famous for its astonishing medical advantages and it is knows as a marvel cure. It is made from fermented apples, it is rich …

An Interview with Artist Daniel Rozin – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Daniel Rozin is an Associate Art Professor at ITP Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, and as an artist he is perhaps best known for his ongoing series of …

Startups

Illustrator Spotlight: Jon Fox – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Looking for a Summer Art Read? Here Are 9 Addictive New Page-Turners to Take to the Beach

Summer is for swimming, for romance, for weekend retreats, for ice cream, and for reading particularly breezy page-turners that can hold our …

Books

Data Mining Reveals the Six Basic Emotional Arcs of Storytelling - MIT Technology Review

Back in 1995, Kurt Vonnegut gave a lecture in which he described his theory about the shapes of stories. In the process, he plotted several examples …

Batman: The Killing Joke: New clip showcases Batgirl actress Tara Strong

Batman is the one in the title, but every fan knows that <i>Batman: The Killing Joke</i> is really a pivotal story for Barbara Gordon, a.k.a. Batgirl. In a …

The Seven Best Short Animated Films for the Language Classroom

July 17, 2016<p>Share this<p>Animated films are ones in which individual drawings, paintings, or illustrations are photographed frame by frame. …

Where to rest your head? At the Little.Voyage hotel-booking website, you might find yourself dreaming

Do all hotel booking sites look the same after a while? Get ready to be amazed.<p><b>Name:</b> Little.Voyage<p><b>What it does:</b> This website opens the door to immersive travel through distinctive properties around the world. Hotels are grouped according to category: boutique, eco-friendly, fabulous, hideaway, …

Best national parks for spectacular sights but modest crowds

We’d never throw shade at Yosemite or Grand Canyon. But they are, well, kind of popular —Yosemite got 4 million visitors last year, Grand Canyon 5.5 million.<p>Want to strike out on your own? These five national parks will amaze you with their scenic grandeur and surprise you with their lack of crowds.

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Milton’s Paradise Lost is reborn as a 16-bit music video

When London electronic music production duo Delta Heavy released their debut album <i>Paradise Lost</i> earlier this year, they were able to put together a fun music video: an animated 16-bit adaptation of John Milton’s 1667 poem.<p>This video follows the fallen angel Satan as he returned to Heaven to …

Attachment and Non-Attachment: Attachment Theory and Buddhism

Dillon, Jacqueline Ann. 2008. Escaping the ‘Monkey Trap’: How might psychotherapists utilise Buddhist approaches towards cultivating non-attachment …

Jon Kabat-Zinn

Cassini Legacy: 1997-2017

This colorful view from NASA's Cassini mission is the highest-resolution view of the unique six-sided jet stream at Saturn's north pole known as "the …

Astronomy

Research Shows that World's Biodiversity is Below 'Safe' Levels

The more the merrier<p>New research has concluded that the biodiversity across the Earth’s surface has dropped below the “safe” threshold considered by …

NASA: Melting Ice Sheets Is Changing How the Earth Rotates

Driven by dwindling polar ice, climate change is actually changing the way the Earth spins, new research shows. Melting ice sheets are contributing …

Global Warming

Galaxy S7 Vs Galaxy S6: What's The Difference?

In July the Galaxy S7 sold more handsets than the iPhone 6S – a remarkable turnaround in both Apple and Samsung’s form in recent years. But what is it that is making the Galaxy S7 such a big success when the Galaxy S6, its visually almost identical predecessor, flopped?<p>Read on to learn about the …

The Six Things The Most Productive People Do Every Day

James Altucher Contributor<p>James Altucher is the founder of Choose Yourself Media.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>How to quit your job the right way<br>• How To Win The Day<p>I admit I stole this title. Part of being productive is to piggyback on the shoulders of greatness. So I decided to write down what six …

The anarchic 80s art group who paired nudity with body paint

Looking back, the early 80s was a culturally kaleidoscopic time. Punk rock had split into a dogmatically rigid scene, and on the other arty post-punk. Disco was mutating into house music in Chicago. Techno was rising from Detroit’s post-industrial ashes. And other elements of the electronic bell …

David Bowie's personal art collection goes online before £10 million sale

Pieces from David Bowie's private art collection have been shared online ahead before being auctioned off in a November sale expected to reach in excess of £10 million.<p>The musician was famously elusive, keeping even his battle with cancer a secret until his death in January, days after he had …

Photos from NASA that will change the way you look at the planet

The City of Light never looked brighter than in this extraordinary image, captured from NASA’s Earth Observatory at the International Space Station.<p>We have clear view of Paris’s trademark Haussmanian avenues and boulevards and the neat loop created by the famous Périphérique ring road that …

'Green' electronic materials produced with synthetic biology - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

AMHERST, Mass. – Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst report in the current issue of <i>Small</i> that they have genetically designed a new …

New Concentrating Solar Tower Is Worth Its Salt with 24/7 Power

Deep in the Nevada desert, halfway between Las Vegas and Reno, a lone white tower stands 195 meters tall, gleaming like a beacon. It is surrounded by …

New revelations on Van Gogh's insanity featured in exhibition

Amsterdam's renowned Van Gogh Museum has a new exhibition which focuses on the artist's final 18 months before he shot himself in 1890, including the …

What sort of tablet should I buy for drawing?

Niamh would like to start drawing on a tablet instead of paper, and would like to be an animator. Where could she start?