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7 Cities That Are Starting To Go Car-Free

By Adele Peters5 minute Read<p>After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn’t …

See 30 of the Best Photos Short-Listed in the Sony World Photography Awards

Nominated in the Arts and Culture category. Adrian Jaszczak's work on an artistic gymnastics tournament in Poland.<br>Adrian Jaszczak—2015 Sony World …

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

Health<p>According to an ophthalmologist.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>New Arrivals<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Tech predictions for 2015 that you should actually listen to

January may be coming to a close, but the flood of predictions, forecasts, and prognostications for the year ahead hasn’t abated. Among the dross however is the annual list of predictions from GP Bullhound (pdf), a boutique investment bank that specializes in tech companies. The bank is worth …

Removed: We need to talk about accountability - is it enough to just do good?

This content was taken down on 22 January 2015 because it was an unedited article, launched without authorisation, which contained material inconsistent with Guardian editorial guidelines.<p>Topics<p>Information

Dr. Dreidel is the dreidel that beats all others

<i>Well, we're peepin', and we're creepin', and we're writin'<br>Just look at what we caught: a wooden Dreidel that's just bangin'<br>Now it's time for me to have my impression read,<br>About this instrument printed with Dr. Dre's head,<br>You never seen Hannukah like this befo'<br>With Hebrew letters on sides times</i> …

Lil B Lectures, Freestyles at MIT

Back in 2012, Lil B gave a lecture at New York University where he dropped nuggets of wisdom such as "let's stop fracking" and "every single person you meet, look at them like a golden million dollar baby." Yesterday, he returned to the lecture circuit when he gave a talk at the Massachusetts …

Rudy Giuliani’s disgusting new low: Ex-mayor says white cops needed to keep black people from killing each other

<b>Rudy Giuliani (AP/Gerald Herbert)</b><p>Republican trades barbs with sociologist Michael Eric Dyson over crime and minority representation in police forces<p>Luke Brinker<p>November 23, 2014 9:38pm (UTC)<p>Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is tired of hearing about the disproportionate representation of …

“There’s been class warfare going on for the last 20 years, and my class has won”

<b>Billionaire Warren Buffett (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)</b><p>New research out of Oxfam proves Warren Buffet was right — and suggests income inequality is only getting worse<p>Allison Jackson<p>November 23, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on GlobalPost.<p>“There’s been class warfare going on for the …

America’s dark imperial legacy: It goes much deeper than George W. Bush

<b>(AP/Susan Walsh)</b><p>While our 43rd president rightly takes blame for his disastrous failed wars, there’s much more blame to go around<p>Robert W. McChesney<p>November 16, 2014 11:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Blowing the Roof off the Twenty-First Century: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist …

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

Food & Dining

The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Tech and Science

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Forget everything you thought you knew about how women orgasm

A new study claims that there is no such thing as a vaginal, or clitoral orgasm. Oh, and apparently the G-spot is a myth, too. Radhika Sanghani reports<p>The elusive G-spot does not exist, according to a new study.<p>So far, so typical. It seems we can’t go a few months without researchers offering a new …

Gun nuts’ tragic confusion: Why “open carry” groups don’t get police brutality

<b>A gun rights supporter openly carries two pistols strapped to his leg during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus, Michigan April 27, 2014. (Reuters/Rebecca Cook)</b><p>To their credit some gun groups didn’t like John Crawford being shot by cops. The problem: their reasoning …

Do You Live in the Unhappiest City in America?

Is it time to move?<p><i>Photo: Getty Images</i><p>If you live in New York City, you might want to sit down and <i>really</i> think about your happiness levels — it was recently ranked the least happiest city in America according to new data found by scholars from Harvard University and Vancouver School of …

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This Ant-Sized Radio Is Powered by the Messages It Receives

In the most ambitious minds, the Internet of Things would deliver a running catalog of data from the complete taxonomy of physical objects. Passing …

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, …

It’s disgusting, and it’s still about race: Southern Republicans simply don’t want minorities to vote

<b>George Wallace, Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon (AP/Salon)</b><p>The latest chilling example in Georgia is part of a long, shameful history of how Republicans win elections<p>Heather Digby Parton<p>September 12, 2014 1:30pm (UTC)<p>Sometimes conservative politicians, particularly those who hail from the South, …

Quantum Mechanics Saves Grandfathers From Time Travelers

Probability solves a great question of time travel. Well, probably.<p>Mention time travel at a nerd party, and other guests will immediately respond with a grim conundrum: What happens if a time traveler goes back in time and kills one of his ancestors? This is the “Grandfather Paradox.” In a …

From convicted sex offender to millionaire, man gets new life

Michael Phillips has been spending most of his time these days living in a tiny room in a no-frills northeast Dallas nursing home.<p>Until recently, he had a roommate who slept in a bed 2 feet away, and staff brought him three square meals a day.<p>Only a few hours passed each day in which he didn't …

The lavish homes of American archbishops

Clearly, "lifestyles of the rich and religious" doesn't cut it for Pope Francis.<p>The pontiff has said it "breaks my heart" to see priests and nuns driving the latest-model cars.<p>He's blasted "airport bishops" who spend more time jet-setting than tending to their flocks.<p>And he's warned against church …

The Gift Of Graft: New York Artist's Tree To Grow 40 Kinds Of Fruit

It sounds like something out of Dr. Seuss, but artist Sam Van Aken is developing a tree that blooms in pink, fuchsia, purple and red in the spring — and that is capable of bearing 40 different kinds of fruit.<p>No, it's not genetic engineering. Van Aken, an associate professor in Syracuse University's …

A Relationship Will Not Make You Happy (So Stop Looking For Happiness There)

By Jamie Varon,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1iqJKli<p>“My significant other <i>makes</i> me so happy!”<p>“Thanks to my significant other, I finally <i>found</i> …

Down to the Roots: SZA Talks Natural Hair Care

This weekend, Bazaar headed south for Austin's SXSW music festival, where we came across SZA (born Solana Rowe), a singer with big talent and hair to match. We got the scoop on how she transitioned to natural hair and her worst haircut.<p>Have you always had natural hair?<p>No, my mom made we wait until …

Step By Step How to Do a Head Shot on a White Background

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Digital Photography

The Science of Stupid: Galileo is Rolling Over in His Grave

So here’s a fine howdy-do for Galileo Galilei: Exactly one day—<i>one flipping day</i>—after the great man’s 450th birthday, on Feb. 15, 2014, a study by …