Casey Ellis

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This Woman Lives on a Boat to Avoid San Francisco Rent

"I’ve gotten used to living with less."<p>Imagine living in one of the most expensive cities in the world — without paying rent. The only catch? You …

Sailing

We All Know Peas Are Nutritious, But Here's Exactly Why

That's a whole lot of protein.<p>There’s a reason your mom made you eat your peas when you were a kid.<p>This vegetable (which is actually a seed of a fruit, botanically speaking) might be small, but it turns out to be a nutritional powerhouse. Ever wonder how, exactly?<p>First off, they’re a good source of …

Framed! Meet the creators shaking up modern comics

No longer the preserve of the hardcore geek, comics are moving away from superheroes and into a new golden age of creativity and diversity. We talk to the indie writers and artists inking the changes<p>Nothing kills the excitement of a pop culture phenomenon like proclaiming that it has “grown up”. …

The Truth About Capsule Hotels in Japan

I was greatly curious about capsule hotels. I remember seeing them on the Travel Channel many years ago and feeling fascinated.

9 Surprising Facts About Coffee Every Caffeine Addict Should Know

Turns out there is an optimal time to drink it.<p><b>1) Most energy drinks don't contain as much caffeine as a Starbucks coffee.</b><p>Don't believe anyone who tells you those expensive energy drinks have more bang than a cup of coffee. A 16-ounce Monster has about 150 milligrams of caffeine — half the amount …

Apple's Iconic Super Bowl Ad: Why It Still Matters

Apple's 1984 Super Bowl commercial failed to change the trite and boring way technology companies market their wares.<p>A recent article in Slate accused Apple of creating both the best and worst Super Bowl ads of all time. While I think the author stretched the point of the "worst" ad, Apple's iconic …

Media Management

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Journalism

Watching Mesmerizing Drip Paintings Will Never Get Old

Holton Rower's pour painting timelapse breaks the internet one drip at a time.<p><b>This article was originally published on February 17, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>It's unlikely that watching paint drip has ever been as transfixing as it is in the video below. Which is likely why the old clip of …

Photographer Captures Her Daughter’s Connection to the Sea in Graceful Underwater Portraits

Bahamas-based underwater photographer Elena Kalis and her daughter Sacha Kalis have a deep connection with the water. Elena has been an underwater …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley1 day agoView …

If Researchers are Right, This Rock Will Make Solar Power Cheaper than Coal

In 2007, a student at the University of Tokyo brought a lump of a grey, sparkly mineral to his professor Tsutomu Miyasaka, with the hope that this …

Clean Energy