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15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list

How five great leaders dealt with crisis, and what we can learn from them

In the early 2000s, Nancy Koehn was socked with one personal blow after the next within a three-year period: Her father dropped dead suddenly. Her husband walked out and a terrible divorce ensued. And she was diagnosed with breast cancer.<p>As these “big hunky blocks” of her life were falling around …

What's it like to have created the world's most famous photograph?

Steve McCurry, the celebrated war photographer, talks to Mary Wakefield about the ethics of making pain look pleasing<p>Could it, at times, be frustrating to have taken one of the world’s most famous photographs? Steve McCurry’s ‘Afghan Girl’ (1984) is, according to the Royal Geographic Society, the …

10 Einstein Quotes to Fire Up Your Creativity

Einstein's wisdom is more relevant to ambitious entrepreneurs than ever before<p>Einstein was one of the most prolific creators, inventors and scientists in human history. His mathematician's mind was supercharged with creativity and allowed him to see possibilities, not limitations. He was also …

21 Totally Honest Confessions From Therapists Who Work With Kids

Young children should not be worried about war and violence around the world, but they are.<p><i>For this post, BuzzFeed Health spoke with Yamalis Diaz, PhD, clinical assistant professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at the NYU Child Study Center, and Jarrod Leffler, PhD, assistant professor of</i> …

Mental Disorders

Google has built earbuds that translate 40 languages in real time

Google is the first major tech company to build the Babel fish.<p>The search company, which is now making a slew of its own hardware products, announced the Google Pixel Buds at a San Francisco event today (Oct. 4). The earbuds connect wirelessly with Google’s latest smartphones, but more importantly, …

How to read people: 5 secrets backed by research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

North Korea promises to bring 'nuclear clouds' to Japan, mocks PM as 'headless chicken'

Eric Shawn reports: The Kim Jong Un dilemma<p>North Korea threatened to bring “nuclear clouds” to Japan and mocked Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for acting like a “headless chicken” at the United Nations General Assembly when the leader urged U.N. members to force North Korea to end its nuclear and …

North Korea

Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg Think This 1 Teaching Method Will Shake Up Education. Here's Why You Should Care

Personalized learning is the way forward in education and therefore our economy. Here's why.<p>We currently don't have the silver bullet to education. We're not quite sure what works and what doesn't. Maybe it's because we all learn differently. But whatever the reason, "personalized learning" is on …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook said that 10 million people saw Russia-linked ads on its platform.</b>The admission came after Facebook representatives met with US lawmakers on Monday.<p><b>2. Snapchat was trying to build excitement for a mystery announcement, but totally blew it with a simple error.</b> Its countdown clock could …

The Coolest Cooler: Otter Box’s New Venture 45

As a long-time fan of Otter Box phone and pad cases, I was a little surprised to see the Colorado-based company enter the seemingly saturated cooler …

Inside New York’s Indie Theater Scene

Kent Meister began his investigation of Off Off Broadway theater in 2004, when he moved to New York City from Oklahoma as “a hungry young actor,” he …

Raspberry Pi Zero Guitar Pedal

Pedal-Pi is a lo-fi programmable guitar pedal that works with the Raspberry Pi ZERO Board. The project is totally Open Source & Open Hardware and …

This wireless box turns your iPhone into a portable recording studio

If you’re a musician, there are plenty of ways to get recordings into your iPhone or iPad. Almost everyone uses either the Voice Notes or Music Memos to capture ideas, and there is a small universe of music apps for iOS, along with hardware to connect your instruments or high-quality microphones. …

Portable

Technology is destroying the most important asset in your life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, in one form of another, throughout our lives. It makes sense, too.<p>Most of us come to realize at some point that money is a means, not an end. It …

Show Me

Throwback Thursday: The Tragic Truth About Woodstock '99

<b>Sixteen years ago, followed by violence, rape and unequivocal chaos, Woodstock Festival went down in flames.</b><p>On July 22, 1999, what was supposed to be …

Jimmy Page Wraps Led Zeppelin Reissues With a Bang

Jimmy Page can tell you exactly when he will become a solo artist again: on August 2nd, right after the Led Zeppelin guitarist concludes his …

Ghost Notes

Veruca Salt’s 1994 hit “Seether” turned Nirvana guitar growl and Breeders vocal snap into a bubble-grunge classic. The Chicago band’s albums were …

Best in Class Winners—Backpacks

Throughout the year, Gear Institute faculty field tested and reviewed scores of backpacks. From those, we’ve rounded up the Best in Class in a number …

Backpacking

This DJ Routine is Unreal

Brown dwarf's fiery aurora is out of this world...and solar system

Auroras aren't just for Alaska and Scandinavia -- in fact, they aren't even exclusive to our solar system, as we've learned now that the magnetic activity best known as the Northern Lights has been spied for the first time on a distant star.<p>Rather than lighting up from the interaction between the …

Scientists Solve The Mystery Of Lithium In The Universe

European scientists have solved the lithium problem of the Universe for the first time, by spotting the chemical element exploding out of a nova.<p>Astrophysicists have long been puzzled about why there is so little lithium, an element created in the Big Bang, in older stars and so much of the stuff …

Twitter user identifies ocean oddity washed up on SC shore

Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>><p>Posted:Wednesday, August 1 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-08-01 10:36:10 GMT<p>Updated:Wednesday, August 1 2018 6:36 AM …

New Batman V Superman Images Revealed

The new <i>Empire</i> Magazine hits the stands tomorrow, and it features a number of new photos from <i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>.<p>Over at Comic Book …

Comic Books

THE SELECTS: Landscapes by Jay Patel

National Parks

Fun Tourist Things to Do in North Korea…Before You Get Captured and Killed

North Korea has warned that United States’s aggression towards the Hermit Kingdom would “leave no Americans alive” but despite that, the country is …

North Korea

Take a walk on the surface of ‘Earth’s cousin’ - Kepler 452b

What would it be like to walk on Kepler 452b? We don’t know much — but what we know is enticing. This strange new word may be Earth-like, but it’s …

3 Zen Principles That Will Rock Your World (And Make You Happier!)

There’s no guarantee that you’ll wake up tomorrow.<p>You may know this, but are you really living it?<p>I've spent some time ruminating on this and have …