Robert Tari

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7 Embarrassing Movie Auditions You Can't Unsee

Some of these are painful.<p>Who knows what takes place behind the closed doors of Hollywood? You probably picture Anne Hathaway pretending to be a tree to bag her role in <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> and the Warner Bros execs being impressed with Ben Affleck's commitment to performing only in the dark for</i> …

Charisma is a skill, not a gift — a Stanford psychologist shares 6 ways to build it

In researching my book "The Happiness Track," however, I found that charisma is not so much a gift as a learnable skill you can master.<p>What presence has to do with it<p>If you meet someone at a cocktail party whose eyes are constantly flitting around the room, do they make a good impression? Do they …

Mindfulness

This Is Your Brain On Meditation

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Headpsace.</i><p>The practice of meditation has been around for thousands of years, but we’re only …

10 Things You Can Do to Boost Self-Confidence

<i>“Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand brake on.” -- Maxwell Maltz</i><p>Nobody is born with limitless self-confidence. If someone seems to have incredible self-confidence, it’s because he or she has worked on building it for years. Self-confidence is something that you learn to …

Motivation

Tales of Three Cities

Well before I read my first book on the building art—a Pelican paperback of Nikolaus Pevsner’s <i>An Outline of European Architecture</i> that I discovered …

Lighting Outdoor Portraits Using A Beauty Dish | Joel Grimes

Among the various lighting modifiers, the beauty dish is a favorite for many portrait and fashion photographers. It’s different from all other light …

Canon

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook

<i>by Martijn van den Broeck, all opinions my own.</i><p><b>Download your free copy of The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook.</b><p>Table of Contents<p><b>Before your</b> …

6 research-backed secrets to permanently changing your habits

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can be hard.<p>In fact, research shows it takes an average of 66 days to build a new good habit.<p>From Oliver Burkeman's Help! How to be slightly happier and …

Credit Cards

6 Easy Steps To Better Icon Design

To achieve this, we are constantly aware of the difference between “not quite good enough” and “premium quality.” The difference is often very small …

Graphics

Best Comic Books for Adults at SuperHeroHype

The 10 Best Comic Books for Adults<p>Even with the mainstream acceptance of comic book movies, consumed by millions off adults all over the world, by …

You Asked: What’s the Best Way to Lose Weight?

If you’re hoping to drop a few pounds for an upcoming vacation, the old “calories in, calories out” method can be effective. Combine a meager diet …

Weight Loss

10 incredible tiny houses in Japan: a photo tour

Despite being known as the office video game nerd here at <i>RocketNews24</i>, one of my secret passions is architecture. But not just any old architecture, …

This couple gave up 90% of their possessions and sold their dream house to build this incredible tiny home they absolutely love

But six months later, they were already regretting their decision.<p>"We began to feel like our dream was actually a nightmare," Gabriella told Business Insider. "The amount of stress that was involved with having to work more to pay for it compounded with feeling like slaves to it begged the …

Oregon

LiveBlend Lets You Capture Double Exposure Photos on Your Phone with a Real Time View

Photographer Eric Kunz has created a new iPhone app that makes it easy to create high-quality double exposure photographs using your phone. It’s …

Graphic Design Inspiration

It has been too long since the last time I designed a poster. This afternoon I got into a Pinterest hole and came across so many beautiful artworks. …

Graphic Design

Finally … The Real Trash Can

Take a bow Eco Trash Can, what simple and sensible design! What we have here is a trashcan with strategic grooves to hold plastic bags that can …

Beautifully Sloping Wooden Staircase Creates a Sense of Flow in the Home

We've recently seen some beautifully-designed staircases, and we can now add another one to our list. Arquitectura en Movimento Workshop crafted wooden, sweeping stairs that certainly don't disappoint. They're part of the SDM apartment, a two-storey home located in Mumbai, India.<p>The stunning …

Architecture
Hair

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Futuristic Gaia Smartwatch for The Year 2020

<b>GAIA Smartwatch</b> is a design submission from Cristian Tomas Moyano, a design student from Argentina. It’s a futuristic watch with multi functions, you …

Mercedes-Benz

How Ikea Destroys Relationships

Don’t build furniture on a first date.<p>Between the trials of its endless showcase labyrinth or fights spurred over that last Swedish meatball, Ikea has been the death of countless budding relationships. In fact, the plot of a special double episode of <i>30 Rock</i> once explored at length Ikea’s romantic …

Relationships

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

Comedy

Spooky cities: the world's strangest underground cities – in pictures

From bunkers below Berlin to malls under Montreal, here are the strangest and most eye-opening cities built beneath the earth<p>• The ancient city of Cappadocia used for ... storing fruit?

Evocative Black and White Long Exposure Images

Fine art photographer Vassilis Tangoulis could put forth the argument that contrast is more significant than color for making a statement with …

Photography

Street Photography with the Fuji X100 | Cardiff Street Photography

I've been out recently on the streets of Cardiff with the aim to get some more street photography done with the Fuji X100, as I've mentioned before …

Lobo – Portfolio WordPress Theme

Lobo, a modular and responsive portfolio WordPress theme.<p><b>Lobo</b> is a beautifully designed portfolio WordPress theme intended to showcase the …

Solar Panel Roads Will Produce Power for the Energy Grid

By simply driving your car, you could power the energy grid. Sound crazy? American electrical engineer Scott Brusaw is trying to make it a reality with his system of solar-powered roads. The idea, which he is calling <i>Solar Roadways</i>, is to re-purpose the national highways using photovoltaic panels. …

Roads

Watch: Patagonia And Adidas Toil Away On The Next Big Breakthrough In Clothing

iPads and accelerometers. 3-D printers and dress forms. Green tea and Kombucha culture. A needle and thread. Each of these approaches to fashion is wildly different from the next, and yet, any and all of them represent the future of what we wear and how we wear it.<p><i>The Next Black</i> is a 45-minute …

Wind Power

Paintings by Tristan Pigott

The Visual Art of Tristan Pigott.<p>Tristan Pigott describes himself as an artist who creates paintings, which explore human characteristics. The …