Brittany Witcher

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Meet The 17-Year-Old Trader Who Knows Global Macro Markets Like A Veteran

These days he's passionate about global macro trading and he's garnering attention in the space from more seasoned macro traders.<p>"The breadth and depth of Julian's market knowledge is that of a seasoned macro trader. The young man is very impressive," one New York-based macro trader commented.<p>You …

Over 4000 Portraits Assembled Into One Mesmerizng Stop-Motion Music Video

Darcy Prendergast of the Melbourne-based production company Oh Yeah Wow decided to challenge his team with an ambitious project. In just seven days, they would gather 350 people and shoot thousands of portrait photos of them that they would then assemble into one stop-motion music video. Australian …

Stop Motion

Applying for Health Insurance: Then and Now

12 Beauty Lessons From Our Favorite Disney Characters

There's been much debate on whether Disney princesses are the best role models for young girls. However, we'd be remiss not to give credit to all the tips and tricks we picked up while watching "Beauty and the Beast" and "Mulan" over and over.<p>From Mulan's DIY haircut to Ariel's unconventional comb, …

Want to learn Arabic? Klingon? Duolingo turns to the crowd to create new language classes

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>For the past two years, startup Duolingo has helped people learn new languages while crowdsourcing translations of real-world …

Elderly Man Holds On to Eternal Love Through Photographs

<i>Paper Memories</i> is a touching short film by Barcelona-based filmmaker Theo Putzu that explores themes of loneliness, love, and memories. The seven-and-a-half-minute video is an artistic audiovisual presentation featuring an unnamed elderly man feeling the unsettling pangs of loneliness as he longs …

Stop Motion

Unbelievable Colored Pencil Drawings by Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez

Every once in awhile, you come across a photo-realistic artist that blows your mind. The very first Online International Juried Exhibition of the Pencil Art Society just went live and it's there that we found the work of Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez. The Madrid-based artist works with colored pencils …

Art

How to not get robbed in Barcelona

Barcelona is a wonderful place to live, but it’s a den of thieves. It’s topped the poll as worst city in the world for pickpockets, and the sad truth …

How To Be Creative | Off Book | PBS Digital Studios

Apple’s iOS 7 includes a surprise: a ticket to the next generation of the internet

For five years, researchers have toiled over an obscure bit of fundamental internet infrastructure that promises to make the connections to our mobile devices faster and more reliable than ever, and if you’ve already downloaded Apple’s iOS 7 to your iPhone or iPad, you could be using it …

Internet of Things

Go Ahead and Freak Out About the School with No Books

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An all-digital school means no more books, no more heavy backpacks full of textbooks, and no more …

Progressive Presidents: Crash Course US History #29

A Map Of America's Future: Where Growth Will Be Over The Next Decade

The world’s biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its geographic diversity. Economically, at least, America is not a single country. It is a collection of seven nations and three quasi-independent city-states, each with its own tastes, proclivities, resources and …

A Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon Sculpted Himself 'The Perfect Wife'

When Veronica walked into Dr. David Matlock’s office in 2007, she was there for “designer vagina” surgery, because perish the thought that anyone should know she had a baby. Matlock, who claims it was “love at first sight,” complied to doing the procedure, but also suggested that Veronica get the …

The Week in Review: Rising Tensions in Syria

Inside Flipboard / August 30, 2013<p>Syria’s unstable and weak regime has created a two-year long turmoil, causing more than 100,000 casualties and …

Listen To A 96-Year-Old Man’s Song To His Wife Of 72 Years Who Recently Died

08.25.13 5 years ago 3 Comments<p>Fred is 96 years old. Sometime in May 2013, his wife of 72 years passed away. To channel his anger and confusion and depression about the situation, he wrote a song, “Oh Sweet Lorraine,” one of only two he’s written his entire life (the other being about Branson, …

Jade Beall's best photograph – a dancer after childbirth

'When mothers stand in front of my camera, I have tears in my eyes. I think: Wow – you're gorgeous'<p>When I got pregnant, I gained 50lb and, after the birth, found myself having serious issues trying to lose weight. I knew the last thing I should be bummed out about was my body – it was an honour to …

America's Libertarian Moment

A longtime libertarian policy wonk talks about whether the philosophy can save the GOP -- and why he still doesn't think Rand Paul can win the presidency.<p>Libertarianism is on the march. From the rapid rise to prominence of first-term Senator Rand Paul to the state-level movements to legalize gay …

CGI Animated Shorts: "Brain Divided" - by Josiah Haworth, Joon Shik Song & Joon Soo Song

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

"Minute" Chocolate Mug Cake - Chocolate Almond Coconut Cake in Less Than 60 Seconds!

Ultimate Facepainting: Historical Paintings Recreated on Human Skin by Chadwick & Spector | Colossal

<p>Artists Chadwick Gray and Laura Spector of Chadwick & Spector create detailed reproductions of historic artworks by painting them on the human body. …

Kenichi Ebina Performs an Epic Matrix- Style Martial Arts Dance - America's Got Talent

Mister Rogers Remixed (B-Side) | Sing Together | PBS Digital Studios

Danny MacAskill's Imaginate