Eduardo Marquez

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Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

Caribou Shares 1000-Song Mixtape

<i>Photo by Shannon McClean</i><p>Caribou, aka Dan Snaith, has put together "The Longest Mixtape," a collection of 1000 songs important to him. You can check it out below. (Because of YouTube's coding, only 200 of the tracks are cycled in the embed—you'll have to click through for the full 1000.) It includes …

Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: New Year’s Resolutions from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds

At the outset of each new year, humanity sets out to better itself as we resolve to eradicate our unhealthy habits and cultivate healthy ones. But while the most typical New Year’s resolutions tend to be about bodily health, the most meaningful ones aim at a deeper kind of health through the …

Literature

Hong Kong’s Housing Crisis: Soaring Buildings And Rent

1 of 17<p>The city’s 7 million residents live one on top of the other. Source: The Atlantic<p>2 of 17<p>It is a vertical city. Source: The Atlantic<p>3 of …

Hong Kong

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Following Through

True success is earned one step at a time.<p>It's human to put things off.<p>We've all done it. You see something on your schedule you just don't want to do, either because it's unpleasant, or because it's complicated and time-consuming and you don't know where to start.<p>And you know what happens next. …

Motivation

Take Our 21-Day Program For Radical Self-Improvement

#BIBetter is a 21-day self-improvement program designed for the busy professional, featuring a few habits that will make a big difference and a bunch of tasks that most of us have been putting off for too long.<p>We recommend participating with at least one other person, so you have more fun and keep …

Jeff Immelt

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

Conquer Insomnia In 6 Weeks? There’s An App For That–And It Could Change Your Life

There’s plenty of science behind Sleepio, now available on iOS 8, but it’s an animated professor that brings users back for weekly sessions.<p>When Peter Hames complained to doctors about his insomnia, they responded by pulling out a prescription pad. Then came the inevitable: more sleeping pills.<p>But …

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

Dark Matter

Chances are you spend way too much time staring at screens every day

<b>Takeaway</b>: If you’re average, you spend six to seven hours in front of your phone, tablet, computer, and TV screens every day. This is harmful to your …

Mary Meeker

Student Fashion: A Guide To Dressing Well At School

At the beginning of student life, there’s something charming about just scraping by. You’re sleeping no more than 2 hours a night, skipping any class …

Clothing

Meet The Man Who Wants To 'Grow' The Blackest Color In The World

Imagine the color black. Perhaps you envision a piece of coal, the ebony stripes of a zebra or the depths of outer space. Now imagine a color darker than black. Darker than that piece of coal, that stripe or the mysterious corners of the world beyond our planet.<p>This color -- a hue absent of all and …

Reader Recs: Favorite National Parks in the U.S.

The beauty of America’s 59 national parks is hard to put into words.<p>From the crystal clear waters of Glacier to the breathtaking enormity of the Grand Tetons, it’s something you should experience firsthand—and this is the perfect time to do it. Why? It’s <b>National Park Week</b>.<p>To pay homage to the …

National Parks

Complete Chest Workout!

Check this amazing workout now!<p>Post Short link:<p>Related Posts<p>How Many Calories Needed To Build Muscle<p>Build an Incredible Back With this 30 Minute …

30 Free Things to Do in L.A. Any Time

Mark David Christenson, left, and Ryan Hitchcock perform at the Clubhouse in improv team Street Lightning.<p>Kate Lane<p><b>29. Take in Some Indie Improv</b><p>The …

Summer 2014's 40 Must-See Music Festivals

From Jazzfest to Electric Daisy Carnival, a guide to the season's biggest and loudest bashes<p>40<p>With concert revenues increasing, EDM continuing to …

Festivals

Photographer Ryan Muirhead Talks Depression, Creativity, and What It Means to Be Human

There’s no way of knowing when you’ll wake up in life, or if you ever will. Only after getting down the track a ways do you realize you were in fact …

Who is Elon Musk? Tech billionaire, SpaceX cowboy, Tesla pioneer – and real life Iron Man

By the time Elon Musk founded the company that would become PayPal, in 1999, he had already built and sold one internet business. But this time he hit the jackpot.<p>Already wealthier than most of us will ever dream of being, he netted close to $180 million from PayPal’s sale to eBay, enough to retire …

Elon Musk

Six Reasons Why Downtown L.A. Isn't Cool (and Probably Never Will Be)

Where to begin. Here are six reasons why downtown is not, and most likely will never be, "cool."<p><b>6) Popular does not mean cool.</b><p>It's hard not to be …

Brazil

How to Develop Charisma | The Art of Manliness

For the last few weeks we’ve been talking about the three components of personal charisma. First we explored the importance of Presence – giving …

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How to Become an Early Riser and the Benefits of Early Rising | The Art of Manliness

<i>Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. – Benjamin Franklin</i><p>As a boy, waking up early was something I associated with …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

How to Be Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

According to Olivia Fox Cabane, author of <i>The Charisma Myth</i>, there are three components to charisma: Presence, Power, and Warmth. Last week we talked …

The Power of Habit: Make & Break Habits with the Habit Loop | The Art of Manliness

For better or for worse, our habits shape us. A good habit is a strong ally in our journey to becoming the men we want to be, while a bad habit acts …