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Can Virtual Body Swapping Help Fight Racial Prejudice?

Brain hacking and optical illusions can increase your empathy for other races<p>In the wake of massive #BlackLivesMatter demonstrations, the ugly implications of racism in the United States have come to the foreground. Prejudice, whether conscious or unconscious, exists on a much wider scale than most …

7 Little Things You Should Quit to be Happy and Successful

Do you ever wonder if you will ever be truly happy in your life?<p>Do you wonder if happiness is just a hoax and success is an illusion?<p>Do you feel like …

Living Rooms

I’m tired of suppressing myself to get along with white people

I pocket my black rage, and swap “hey girl” for hello. But in making others comfortable, I’m making myself sick<p>I met my new roommates on Craigslist. Two white, one Chinese. Together we represented Portland, Florida, China and (with me) D.C., and as we moved into our apartment in Bed-Stuy last fall, …

Aretha Franklin

My Must-Have iPhone Apps, 2014 Edition – MacStories

<i>For the past four years, I’ve been running a series called My Must-Have Apps that, once a year, collects all the apps I find indispensable to get work done on my iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Considering changes to my daily life and workflow, this year only features my must-have iPad and iPhone apps.</i><p>The …

Apps

Fareed Zakaria: American innovation is in trouble

The world is impressed with the United States these days. On recent trips to Europe and Asia, I kept hearing praise of the country’s innovation and entrepreneurship. But a set of new studies suggests that the glittering examples of Facebook, Snapchat and Uber are deceptive. American innovation is …

Innovation

Bee’ah HeadquartBee’ah Headquartersers / Zaha Hadid Architects

Designs have been released for Bee’ah’s new headquarters in Sharjah. The Middle Eastern environmental and waste management company commissioned Zaha …

Architecture

How Do I Get A MuchFact Grant for My Music Video?

Have you ever wondered how easy it would be to get a grant to make a music video if you lived in Canada?<p>It’s no secret that music videos are one of the best tools for artists to promote their music. It’s also no secret they cost a lot of money to make. From renting expensive cameras to finding set …

Music Videos

U.N. Criticizes U.S. on Torture and Array of Human Rights Issues

The United Nations Committee Against Torture released a report Friday that deeply criticized the U.S. for its responses and investigations — or lack thereof — into counter-terrorism methods, police brutality, immigration policies, sexual assault in the military and other "subjects of concern."<p>The …

Rights & Freedoms

‘Jurassic World’ trailer: Watch Chris Pratt track dinosaurs in new clip | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Chris Pratt stars in "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>Chris Pratt stars in "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt in "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>A scene from "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>A scene from "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>A scene from "Jurassic World." (Universal)<p>Bryce …

Movies