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25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

Streams from Flying Lotus, Disclosure, DJ Snake and more<p>There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, …

Behind the Dumpsters

Mar 26 2015, 3:32pm<p>Until Alex's remains are identified by one of his ex-wives, his weekly comic is being drawn by a series of cartoonists looking to steal his throne. This week's is by Lauren Monger, internet comic superstar.

Graphic Novels

Apple's ResearchKit is a big hit at SXSW

Apple’s ResearchKit only launched last Monday, but already it is <i>the</i> hot topic at many of the medical panels at SXSW Interactive. And it should be.<p>“It …

Digital Health

8 Things We Learned From The Wu-Tang Clan’s “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” Listening At MoMA PS1

Last year, Wu-Tang Clan shook the music industry with the announcement of creating one copy of their upcoming album <i>Once Upon a Time in Shaolin</i>, and …

Introducing 2 Chainz And The Administration Of The Real University

The slow but sure rise of Tauheed Epps has been nothing short of phenomenal considering his history. This is the same guy who served as one-half of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Native Americans: Portraits From a Century Ago

In the early 1900s, Seattle-based photographer Edward S. Curtis embarked on a project of epic scale, to travel the western United States and document the lives of Native Americans still untouched by Western society. Curtis secured funding from J.P. Morgan, and visited more than 80 tribes over the …

The Fermi Paradox

<i>PDF: We made a fancy PDF of this post for printing and offline viewing. Buy it here. (Or see a preview.)</i><p>Everyone feels something when they’re in a …

Untitled (An Oral History of D'Angelo)

Talking to friends, collaborators, and colleagues to connect the dots between D'Angelo the artist and D'Angelo the man.<p><i>Illustrations by Anna Khachiyan</i><p>On a May afternoon, D'Angelo, sitting calmly with a cigarette hanging out of his mouth, stared into Questlove's eyes, expressing disapproval.<p>Moments …

Arrested Development

THE SHOT: Birth of the Silicon Valley

The Day Ross Perot Gave Steve Jobs $20 Million. Fremont, California. 1986.<p>This is the day Ross Perot came to invest in Steve Jobs' start up called NeXT Computer. Steve thought it would be really cool to stage a formal luncheon with the board of directors for Ross in the abandoned warehouse where he …

US drone strike kills several militants in Pakistan

Eleven dead in remote-controlled attack on a compound in north Waziristan, the second this week<p>A US drone strike in north-western Pakistan has killed 11 militants on Saturday, a Taliban commander and security officials said, as Pakistani security forces pressed ahead with an offensive in a Taliban …

LED-lit indoor farm produces 10,000 lettuces a day

A newly opened indoor farm in Japan has been built with LEDs that emit light at wavelengths optimal for plant growth.<p>It's the work of plant …

Cybersecurity

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity
Body Art

The Snowden Saga: A Shadowland of Secrets and Light

Whether hero or traitor, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden is the most important whistle-blower of modern times, one whose disclosures will reverberate for decades to come. With extensive input from Snowden himself, Suzanna Andrews, Bryan Burrough, and Sarah Ellison have the …

Mortal Kombat X: Which Playable Characters Should Return?

GET OVER HERE!<p>In case you haven't heard, Mortal Kombat X was recently announced. While its trailer is CG only, it got us excited for the upcoming …

Thanks to Jay-Z, Wu-Tang Will Sell Just One Copy of Its Secret Album

You've heard of rare records before, but what Wu-Tang Clan is planning for its stealthy double album, <i>The Wu–Once Upon a Time in Shaolin</i>, is …

#Pilot

Bob Marley: The Stories Behind 17 Rare and Unseen Images

Photographer Dennis Morris shares his memories of a close working relationship with the global superstar<p>British photographer Dennis Morris was a high …