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Medical Debt: What to Do When You Can’t Pay | Investopedia

What if you have accumulated medical debt and have no way of paying it when it's due? People often feel ashamed of their medical debt, seeing it as …

Great heights and spectacular sights: The 17 coolest buildings on Earth

The Chemosphere (Los Angeles, California)<p>Architect John Lautner designed the so-called Chemosphere in 1960 and the UFO-shaped home located just off …

The mysterious painting that changed how we see colour

Marcel Duchamp’s last painting has influenced artists for a century. Kelly Grovier looks at how it inspired the modern colour chart – and at its 17th-Century predecessor.<p>This year marks the centenary of one of the more curious milestones in modern cultural history – a landmark in image-making with …

Art

These are the best apps you've probably never heard of

Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but what about the hidden gems? One of Product Hunt’s community members David Spinks has the same question. So, he asked other users: <i>What’s one app you use a lot that</i> …

8 Renaissance Artists Whose Work Transformed the Art World

Viewed as a much-needed revival of art and culture, the Renaissance played a pivotal role in ushering Europe out of its Dark Ages and into a world of enlightenment. Beginning in the 14th century and coming to an end in the 17th, this “golden age” swept the continent, culminating in two distinctive …

Art

34 things you need to know about the incoming tax law

It's official. Congress has ushered through the first major tax overhaul since Ronald Reagan was president.<p>The measure, which President Trump signed into law on Friday, is about to shake up life for millions of Americans. It will redistribute the country's wealth. It could sway decisions about …

Finance

The complete guide to spring cleaning your computer

Blow away those digital cobwebs<p>If you want to keep your house clean, you need to dust it regularly; if you want your car to run well, you should service it annually; and if you want your computer to stay speedy and responsive, it needs its own maintenance—a digital spring clean.<p>We're not just …

Operating Systems

The 10 Most Stunning Uses of Color in Movie History

From the dusty O Brother, Where Art Thou? to the hipster pastels of Wes Anderson.<p>Few people likely walk out of a movie and comment on the palette chosen by the director off the color wheel. Those conversations are typically reserved for art classes or nerdy film forums. But color, whether it is …

Geek

The Best Scotch Under $250

This guide is a part of a series. View our more affordable single malt Scotch whisky selections in our post entitled “10 Best Affordable Single …

Scotch Whisky

Side-By-Side Lucy Statues Look Like Faces of Meth PSA

Lucille Ball statues by Carolyn Palmer (L) and Dave Poulin (R)Remember that terrifying “I Love Lucy” sculpture upstate? Lucille Ball’s hometown of …

Polish illustrator’s Pokémon Go piece goes viral — see more of his work exposing our tech reliance

If you’re feeling saddled by an addiction to technology, perhaps especially since the arrival of Pokémon Go, a recent illustration by Polish artist …

Meet The Online Artists Drawing Millions Of YouTube Viewers

Video may have killed the radio star, but it’s doing wonders for a select group of visual artists using YouTube to build brands and businesses. Though it’s unlikely that anyone in the art instruction category is going to be the next PewDiePie or Markiplier, artists on YouTube are producing high …

Online

New Ocean Reefs Comprised Of Rolled Paper | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

For artist Amy Genser, paper is pigment. The Connecticut-based mostly artist cuts, rolls, and arranges numerous tubes of mulberry paper mounted to …

Artist Uses A SINGLE Thread To Recreate Renaissance Painting

Greek artist Petros Vrellis believes that the most important thing is to find new ways to “play” by experimenting and breaking the rules. Even though …

Awesome Animated GIFs Show the Famous Characters Actors Have Played in Their Careers

Artist Prasad Bhat made this fantastic art series, <i>The Evolution</i>, that tracks the career of famous actors and the iconic roles they’ve played in …

The Sexy Animated Fantasies of Xaviera Lopez

Avec son coup de crayon précis et ses couleurs fétiches, noir-rouge-blanc, Xaviera Lopez donne forme à son imaginaire débordant. La plupart des …

Design

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The 401(k) Mistakes That Could Cost You a Bundle

Access to a workplace retirement plan can be a valuable financial perk — if you're using it wisely.<p>Some typical missteps could cost you tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars over the course of your career.<p>That's an important consideration, given the shortfall in Americans' retirement …

Retirement

48 Incredible Body Art Illusions Will Blow Your Mind

Jason Lazarus May 22, 2016 4254<p>Pardon our gushing artistic appreciation, but a painter could cover no canvas more singular, nuanced in character, or …

Art

Your one true credit score doesn't exist: There are several

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I've been using a free credit site to learn more about credit reports and credit scores. Recently I looked around and found reviews about how "horribly inaccurate" these free scores are. Where can I go to find my real FICO credit scores? I need the ones that matter, the ones that lenders …

Personal Finance

How Much Will I Get From Social Security?

Most Americans expect to get at least some income from Social Security when they retire. Figuring out exactly how much you'll get from it isn't as simple as you'd hope, because the calculation of your benefit amount takes into account a career's worth of earnings history and other decisions that …

Retirement

Everything you need to know about backing up to iCloud

Apple's built-in iCloud service is available for everyone and comes with 5GB of storage for free. With it, you can safely back up your iPhone, iPad, …

Hokusai and the wave that swept the world

Without the Japanese printmaker Hokusai, Impressionism might never have happened. Jason Farago examines the moment when European art started turning Japanese.<p>In the beginning was the wave. The blue and white tsunami, ascending from the left of the composition like a massive claw, descends …

Art

Billie Holiday: A Singer Beyond Our Understanding

Most artists belong to their times, but Billie Holiday, born 100 years ago Tuesday, fits in the present. In a way, she died before her time, just as the country was beginning to talk about race, drugs, feminism and misogyny — all of which converged in her life.<p>Her death in July 1959 was only …

Billie Holiday

Amazing Godzilla Sculpture Made from Pine Tree Branches

Li Yi-Kai, a landscape architecture graduate student at Taiwan's Nanhua University, constructed this amazing Godzilla sculpture from the unlikeliest of materials: fallen pine tree branches. Using leaves and boughs from hoop pine trees as his base, the student assembled the sculpture with just glue …

Godzilla

Japanese artist Tomohiro Inaba iron wire sculpture http://t.co/veTnMAUuJC

Model Was Drenched In Honey And The Resulting Photos Are Breathtaking

At first glance, you might not know what you are looking at. Upon closer inspection, it's true beauty.<p>Portrait photographer Blake Little covered …

Peter Brown - private collection. Snow, Queen Square and Charlotte Street (2010)

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop's 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

Photoshop