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5 new fitness research findings that will change the way you work out

There are many challenging aspects of a workout routine. Getting strong enough to do your first pull-up, for example, or finding the time in your …

PJ Harvey's 'Hope Six' unleashes powerful new protest music

Polly Jean Harvey's early albums had an autobiographical feel, the sound of a young woman slamming down doors to take on patriarchy, stake out her personal take on feminism, and express a raging disapproval of how a young woman is expected to act, think and feel.<p>Lately, her albums have expanded …

The Greatest Albums You’ve Never Heard

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is an image <i>1</i> of 9<p>For his choice of classic lost album, Dave Grohl selects Bad Brains' self-titled debut, …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Young punks: unseen photos of the Sex Pistols

Forty years ago, art student PT Madden photographed an unknown group playing to a handful of punters. Those early shots of the Sex Pistols have finally come out from under his bed<p>On 3 April 1976, a young art student called PT Madden positioned himself in front of a deserted stage at the Nashville, …

Haunting photos of a dead Ohio mall reveal a new normal in America

Malls across America are dying.<p>One photographer, Johnny Joo, visited the defunct Rolling Acres Mall in Akron, Ohio.<p>In the winter, the mall was covered in snow.<p>But now, the foliage has taken over the former retail haven.<p>What Joo found was haunting and fascinating.<p>Check it out.<p>You can view more of …

Dark Matter

How to bring Alexa into every room of your home

<i>Editors' Note, January 31, 2017: Thanks to</i> Amazon's ESP feature<i>, you no longer have to worry about device overlap since only the closest Echo will respond to you if multiple devices hear your command. The second half of the piece has been updated to reflect this change.</i><p>It's time to think big …

DIY: How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

After buying a fixer-upper 17 months ago, gutting it, building a 2-story addition, taking the old roof off and replacing it with a new one -- as well as raising the chimney -- I can comfortably say that laying new floor tile is within the scope of some DIYers.<p>There are a few prerequisites for a …

Home Improvement

Virtual art gallery mimics and defies reality

Digital artists don't typically have many choices for where they can exhibit their work: they either have to ground their pieces in the real world or else put it in a fantastical virtual space that may be a little <i>too</i> strange. Cameron Buckley and Daniel Smith may have struck a better balance, …

Learning to live without cars

<i>Our love affair with the car has turned into a relationship of dependence, shaping our lives and our cities. But what if our lives would be better</i> …

Phree smartpen is designed to work on any surface, including your face

If you have a need to jot everything down or sketch at will, Phree may be the stylus for you.<p>Currently crushing its $100,000 goal on crowd-funding site Kickstarter, this smartpen is touted as capable of inputting on virtually any surface and then storing your notes or drawings in your smartphone or …

These Are the 10 Best Cities to Visit Around the World

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The 19 most expensive photographs ever sold

It has been a long debate weather photography has its place at the fine art table or not. Opinions are divided among art specialist. Some would never …

Essential music releases to look out for in Autumn

<b>WET – DON’T YOU</b><p><b>Release date: September TBA</b><p>We first fell in love with Brooklyn trio Wet last year when they released the sweetly washed-out pop gem “Don’t Wanna Be Your Girl” alongside a video of vocalist Kelly Zutrau lolling about in the grass like some kind of fairy of nature. They’ve since jumped …

New Music

Google Launches A $15 Ethernet Adapter For The Chromecast

There are millions of people that buy Google Chromecasts every year. Google Chromecasts are HDMI-based media players that plays content on HDTV sets by streaming it through WiFi connections. You can also mirror the Google Chrome web browser on a personal computer or the screens of certain Android …

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Torquay House by Wolveridge Architects

This timber and concrete beach house in Victoria by Australian firm Wolveridge Architects conceals all its windows behind louvred shutters and has …

Casa Brutale from OPA is an architectural fantasy house carved into the edge of a cliff overlooking the Aegean.

There is something eternally seductive about the idea of a house as precipice, tempting the elements by staking a foundation on the edges of the …

Blackbird House in Aspen, Colorado

The Blackbird house, a new contemporary home by Will Bruder Architects in Aspen, Colorado.<p>The team of Will Bruder Architects recently completed the …

This Street Art Was Painted Upside-Down And Is Visible Correctly In Its Reflection

Some art makes you turn your head. This mural implores you to do something less taxing – just take a look at the water. It was made by Lithuanian …

The 8 best budget turntables that won't ruin your records

<b>Since it was originally published in March 2014, our guide to the 8 best budget turntables has proved to be the most visited article on the whole</b> …

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Retro vintage turntables from the last 30 years

Swiss made Goldmund Reference II turntable<p>I was thinking about the resurgence of vinyl today, and the fact that turntables are now selling on an …