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30+ Times Tumblr Conversations Surprised Everyone With Their Unexpected Turns

Sometimes people use the internet to think aloud and share their inner most thoughts, but along with this oversharing comes bored internet commenters …

Science Explains How Michael Jackson Accomplished the Anti-Gravity Lean

Next up, the science of the crotch grab.<p>Michael Jackson is famous for several iconic dance moves like the moonwalk, the toe stand, and the crotch …

Michael Jackson

How to Turn Great Ideas into Exciting Plots

This is the one thing you need.Eureka!…Now what?Ever so often you get that flash of inspiration, the lightning bolt of FUN IDEA, the quirky character …

Creative Writing

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

People can't stop talking about this 'brilliant' National Geographic cover

<i>National Geographic</i> has its fair share of affecting, enduring covers, like 1985's "Afghan Girl," arguably the publication's most famous image.<p>For its …

The 30 Best Gardening Tips of All Time

Even the Marthas of the world could use a little help when it comes to the delightful—but laborious—task of gardening. Read on for the 30 most …

21 Awesome YouTube Channels Photographers Love

Today's photographers have an incredible wealth of free photography resources that help us all become better behind the lens.From eBooks and …

This woman’s list of “realistic” ways to help during a panic attack might be the most useful thing on the internet today

If you’re never had a panic attack, it’s impossible for you to understand the experience. And that likely means you don’t have a clue of what you’d …

Mental Health

Download This Free Shutter Speed "Cheat Sheet" Chart from PhotoTraces.com

Shutter speed is one of the key elements in the so-called Exposure Triangle (Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed) that every photographer should be familiar …

What’s in a Name? How to Come Up With Character Names

Names — character names or the names of people in real life — are a big deal. Parents-to-be pore over baby name books for months looking for that …

Donald Trump Ridiculed For Reportedly Writing His Own Doctor's Note

"Back soon. Just dictating letter for my doctor touting my X-ray vision, bullet-proof skin and natural immunity to iocane powder."<p>A CNN report that President Donald Trump himself dictated a doctor’s letter detailing his glowing health sent tweeters into overdrive.<p>On Tuesday, Dr. Harold Bornstein …

How to Edit Photos in Lightroom & Photoshop Like a Pro. One Photographer Reveals Her Workflow Secrets

Julia Trotti is a photographer we feature a lot on Shutterbug.com because she always has a great way of explaining how she captures her …

Scotland-Sized "Dead Zone" in Arabian Sea Is a "Disaster Waiting to Happen"

Scientists say the situation is worse than they originally feared.<p>In the Gulf of Oman, the water is still. But tranquility isn’t always a positive …

Stephen Hawking's Final Theory About Our Universe Has Just Been Published, And It Will Melt Your Brain

His final word on whether multiverses exist.<p>Groundbreaking physicist Stephen Hawking left us one last shimmering piece of brilliance before he died: …

'Star Wars' Admits Defeat to 'Avengers' and Marvel in the Sweetest Way

It looks like Rey is handing over her lightsaber to someone who actually wants it. Lucasfilm has congratulated Marvel Studios for breaking an opening …

40 Years of Leadership Taught Me 3 Rules That All Managers Should Follow

Leadership is greater than the sum of its parts.<p>In more than four decades in the corporate world, I've learned many management lessons -- some the hard way.<p>I've also endeavored to share some of the wisdom I've picked up from those lessons with the sharp, ambitious, young men and women at Stanford …

Leadership

The artworks that predicted the future of the world

In 1889, author Oscar Wilde penned in <i>The Decay of Lying</i> that life imitates art. “The self-conscious aim of life is to find expression,” he wrote, “and art offers (life) certain beautiful forms through which it may realise that energy.” According to Wilde, what we find in nature and in life isn’t …

Art

How to keep writing when you have a full-time job

Because it’s not impossible to pursue your side hustleI’ve never held a job as a full-time Writer. My full-time work —<i> the work that pays for my</i> …

7 Musicians’ Podcasts You Need to Hear

Questlove’s ‘Questlove Supreme’<p><b>Format:</b> An energetic host, Questlove leads fun interviews that dig into the nitty-gritty of his favorite songs by his …

Music

The Soft Touch: The Best Software for Wedding, Portrait, and Boudoir Photos

The following is something people tell me when I suggest using a plug-in or specialized software for enhancing or retouching portraits: “But you can …

Guitar maker Gibson Brands files for bankruptcy

Storied guitar maker Gibson Brands Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday as the company has struggled with its debt load after a series of …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Wonder what Michelle Wolf said to make everyone so mad? Read it here.

“What would I do without Megyn Kelly? Probably be more proud of women.”<p>Michelle Wolf’s monologue at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday has stirred up an unexpected amount of controversy. The former <i>Daily Show</i> correspondent and host of the upcoming Netflix show <i>The Break</i> took a number …

Top 5 Sites for Science Fiction Writers

Of all the fiction genres, sci-fi — aka speculative fiction — stands as the one most likely to inspire devotion. Sci-fi buffs are die-hards. That’s …

After 35 Years, A New Song From ABBA Is On The Way

More than three decades after ABBA broke up, the Swedish band's four members — Agnetha, Benny, Björn and Anni-Frid — have announced that they've been back in the studio together and have recorded two new songs.<p>But you won't be seeing them, in flesh and blood, on the road. Instead, they're sending …

newsong

11 Adorable Freaks of Nature You Must See to Believe

1. Ankole-Watusi<p>via wikicommons<p>Look at the horns on this thing! They're way too big for the body of any cow that isn't a steed on some kind of …

A Guide to the Anatomy of the Brain

The human brain is not only one of the most important organs in the human body; it is also the most complex. In the following tour, you will learn …

Neurology

25 No-Fail Paint Colors, Picked by Interior Designers

Send Handwritten Notes Like A Pro With These Simple Tips

Leverage the impact of handwritten notes without sacrificing the time and effort regularly associated with them.<p>Recently I received a handwritten Thank You note. It was odd because it was thanking me for a handwritten Thank You note I had sent a few weeks ago. Of course, I did what anyone in this …

Productivity

15 Apartment Soundproofing Tips without Renovation

Unless you’re one of the lucky ones who lives far out in the country, noise pollution is almost always a problem. From vehicles driving past your …