Dominic Ballerino

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Close-up photos of spiders and flies will haunt your dreams forever

This extraordinary series of close-up photos turns mundane insects into terrifying beasts from another world.<p>The bugs are captured in intricate …

Photography

Lil Tay's Videos Got Her Mom Fired from Her Real Estate Job

The nine-year-old Instagram star loves making fun of people who are poorer than her.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i>.<p>The mother of Lil Tay—a tiny, foul-mouthed kid with a penchant for making it rain for her 1.7 million Instagram followers—has been fired from her job at a Vancouver …

Shohreh Aghdashloo on Syfy’s ‘The Expanse’ is Delivering TV’s Most Extravagant Performance

Don’t feel bad that you’ve been missing out on TV’s most delicious, extravagant, over-the-top-but-in-a-good-way performance. You probably never even …

House Plans Under 50 Square Meters: 26 More Helpful Examples of Small-Scale Living

Designing the interior of an apartment when you have very little space to work with is certainly a challenge. We all know that a home should be as …

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

Image: Netflix<p>We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do …

How is Mindfulness Used to Cope with Social Anxiety Disorder?

Mindfulness can be a helpful practice for social anxiety disorder. One of the ways that people who suffer with social anxiety disorder (SAD) become …

Mindfulness

Bad Habits to Break If You Have Social Anxiety Disorder

If you have social anxiety disorder (SAD), you likely engage in behaviors that can actually harm your treatment and make your anxiety even worse. By …

Self-help

Three Strong Steps To Combat Anxiety And Insecurity

Although what you dread is in the future, your feelings of anxiety are in the present moment. When these anxieties are parasitic, they drain your …

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This Compilation of Synth Music Is Chilling, Dystopian, and Cool as Hell

'Holodeck Vision One' brings together Texas' best—including Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein of 'Stranger Things' fame—together with a community of similarly electronics torturers from across the globe.<p>Texas isn’t the most likely exporter of dark electronic music, but since 2012 the team at …

The 5 Best PC Games Of 2017

First-person shooters, survival-horror games, RPGs, adventure games, and real-time tactical strategy games; these are all genres that PC has used throughout its existence to solidify itself as one of gaming's most popular platforms. If you love to play on PC, this was a good year, as 2017 offered …

New to Blu: Science Fiction Volume One: The Osiris Child (2017) Reviewed

Australia gets it right. Again. <i>The Osiris Child</i> succeeds. <br>Every once in a while a film will come along that rises above its meager means to unravel a …

Science Fiction

Reddit Has Compiled The Hardest Drops In All Of EDM: Listen

Dance music was made to create an emotional response. Trance gives listeners goosebumps and connects with them emotionally, house is all about …

Playlist

The 19 best movies of 2017 that you absolutely need to see

As 2017 comes to a close, a few movie trends are clear.<p>It was a banner year for superhero movies. "Justice League" aside, "Logan," "Thor: Ragnarok," "Spider-Man: Homecoming," and "Wonder Woman" were all excellent.<p>It was a great year for horror movies, too. "It" and "Get Out" both terrified …

Call Super: Arpo review – outstanding after-hours techno

Behind the decks, Joe Seaton, AKA Call Super, mixes up a cosmopolitan blend of techno and house, but his own productions are pitched at those dissonant, poignant moments after the night has ended, when you’re wandering home past people off to Parkrun and Sainsbury’s. There are pulses, but they …

Techno

Best PC Steering Wheels - Top-Rated Racing Wheels on Amazon

Routers

Here's The Stunning New Edition Of "Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?"

A new special illustrated version of Philip K. Dick's masterpiece just in time for the sequel to Blade Runner!

Ten years later, ‘Sunshine’ remains one of the bleakest and most beautiful sci-fi movies ever made

The first time I saw <i>Sunshine</i>, it was in a movie theater packed with awkward men (in my memory, the audience was at least 90 percent male). When the movie ended, my friend and I spent an extra 10 minutes on the floor, trying to find his misplaced glasses.<p>Despite the sub-optimal viewing conditions, I …

The 20 Best Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix

Aliens, dystopia, and superheroes, oh my! These are the 20 best sci-fi movies Netflix has to offer.<p>Photos: Everett Collection ; Illustration: Dillen …

Rotten Tomatoes

The 15 Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Noir Films

Putting the tantalizing mixture of scifi and fantasy with stylish, gritty crime and intrigue on movie screens is nothing new. In fact, it’s been a …

The formula for winning at life is actually incredibly simple

Welcome, Player One, to a strategy guide for the game known as life.<p>As you’ve undoubtedly discovered, the game of life is often quite difficult. You will face unexpected challenges and long periods of frustration. You will often struggle with self-doubt, feel overwhelmed by helplessness and loss, …

Self-improvement

How To Earn A Six-Figure Salary as an Architect

<i>This article was originally published by The Architect's Guide as "How To Earn A Six Figure Architecture Salary."</i><p>Architecture salary. Perhaps one of …

Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak: The Kotaku Review

“It’s <i>Homeworld</i>, but with sand” was my first thought when I saw <i>Deserts of Kharak,</i> a brand new prequel set in the same universe as Relic’s classic …

The Art of Homeworld. Enjoy.

The remastered editions of the two main Homeworld games are out today, introducing a whole new generation to one of the greatest series in modern …

Virtual realty: can a computer game turn you into an ‘evil’ property developer?

Building my first high-rise tower wasn’t too difficult. I threw up some studio apartments, hooked them up with power and phone lines, arranged for a rubbish collection, and welcomed my first tenants. I packed the people in, stacked the units, and the profits soon began to pile up nicely.<p>It’s fun …

Housing

2. Strange Days

Kathryn Bigelow is finally getting her due, thanks to a career comeback in the form of Zero Dark Thirty and the Oscar-winning Hurt Locker. The …

Action Movies

Will These Mysterious Photos Ever Be Explained ?

<b>10 Mysterious Photos That Cannot Be Explained.</b><p>A picture is said to be worth a thousand words, though fact versus fable can be difficult to determine …

Contemporary architecture at its best: breathtaking house in Mexico by GLR arquitectos

A breathtaking contemporary house in a privileged location<p>We've previously featured other contemporary homes created by GLR arquitectos, but today's …

4 Coastal Hotspots in Mexico to Visit in 2015

<i>Throughout his extensive travels in Mexico, digital nomad and TPG Contributor Ryan Gargiulo has found that its beach towns and cities are his sweet</i> …