Sergio C. Muñoz

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No, Really: This Is the Secret to Age-Proofing Your Brain

When you think about age-proofing your brain, what's the first thing that springs to mind? Eating healthier food, exercising more, and quitting bad …

Nutrition

Vinnie Paul Tribute to be Held Tonight in Los Angeles

A tribute to the late, great Vinnie Paul will take place tonight at the Affliction store in Seal Beach, CA, about 40 minutes south of downtown Los …

Los Angeles

How to Bridge the Gap Between Gen X, Gen Y and Millennials

I was born in Hackensack, New Jersey, in 1980. Depending on who you ask, that makes me part of Gen X, a millennial or part of the oft-debated, …

Advertising Industry

The Voice 2017 Aliyah Moulden - Top 10: "Jealous"

Top 10

15-Year-Old Boy Prodigy Draws Anatomically Correct Animals From Memory, And The Result Will Blow Your Mind

Serbian artist Dušan Krtolica began drawing when he was only 2 years old, barely able to hold a pen. He’s 15 now and has had 6 solo exhibitions …

Drawing

Feeding the gods: Hundreds of skulls reveal massive scale of human sacrifice in Aztec capital

The priest quickly sliced into the captive's torso and removed his still-beating heart. That sacrifice, one among thousands performed in the sacred …

Archaeology

'Tell The Machine' Is A Lucid Dream Of Sci-Fi Perfection

Look, I know how these things are supposed to work.<p>You find yourself here, looking for a recommendation on a book. A specific book, or maybe a new book. Something you've never heard of. We do a little dance, you and me. I tell you that the book was good or bad. I tell you why. I pull a salient …

Books

Lyor Cohen Talks Reviving the Music Industry at Cannes Lions

None of the millennials watching 6’5” Lyor Cohen, once dissed as the “tall Israeli” by rapper Mos Def in a controversial 2004 song, glide …

Music

Pea Protein Is the Best Protein

According to the food pyramid of our elementary school days, protein is red, brown, and beige: meat, poultry, fish, eggs, beans, and nuts. But peas, in all their bright-green glory, may have been misplaced the whole time. Peas are legumes, like lentils and chickpeas, and they’re a standout source …

Nutrition

Introducing Tirzah, Who Is Breathing New Life Into Love Songs

There’s a lot of green in Ladywell. In fact, wherever you are in the South East London district, you’re always within spitting distance of a park. In the early May sunshine, the grass here is such a zingy shade, it seems to fizz. It’s in this area that UK singer-songwriter Tirzah Mastin lives, in a …

East London

Cryptocurrency platform EXMO scales profitability with margin loans

<i>Sponsored by Exmo</i><p><b>Update at 7:25 a.m. Pacific</b>: <i>This ICO has been canceled: “EXMO is calling off a planned crowdsale to the wider investing public due to full supply of its own funds for margin loans and other product launches.” The original story is below.</i><p>With the market of Ethereum and other tokens …

Cryptocurrency

People’s egos get bigger after meditation and yoga, says a new study

According to Buddhist teaching, the self is an illusion. The religion preaches a fundamentally selfless worldview, encouraging followers to renounce individual desires and distance themselves from self-concern. To advance this perspective, millions of people around the world practice yoga and …

Meditation

Stolen Christopher Columbus Letter Returned to Vatican, But Mystery Persists

In 1921, the Vatican Apostolic Library acquired an extraordinary document: a copy of a letter that Christopher Columbus wrote in 1493, describing his …

U.S. Department of Justice

#MusicSermon Feeds Your Soul With Music History and Sound Every Week

Music is indelibly tied to memory. You remember what song you heard right before you got your first kiss or when you experienced your first …

Music

How São Paulo Became One Of The Most Important Cities In Drum & Bass

When it comes to jungle and drum & bass, London is the mother city. The unquestionable flashpoint. Bristol comes a very close second. As for drum & …

São Paulo

Pokémon GO is finally going to let players trade Pokémon

Just shy of two years after launch, Pokémon GO is finally about to roll out one of its most notably absent features: Pokémon trading.<p>A staple of the series, trading lets players swap their Pokémon with another player in the never-ending quest to, well, catch ’em all.<p>The trading mechanics will be …

Pokémon

Bill Gross got revenge on ex-wife with fart spray: court papers

The bitter divorce battle between billionaire bond king Bill Gross and his ex-wife is beginning to stink — like vomit, flatulence and dead fish.<p>The …

Los Angeles

A New Revolution in Mexico

Sick of corruption and of Trump, voters embrace the maverick leftist Andrés Manuel López Obrador.<p>The first time that Andrés Manuel López Obrador ran for President of Mexico, in 2006, he inspired such devotion among his partisans that they sometimes stuck notes in his pockets, inscribed with their …

Mexico

How This Successful Rock Band Connects With Tens of Thousands of Loyal Fans Every Year

I talked with Mayday Parade's agent Mike Marquis about how the right touring strategy balances art and commerce -- and genuinely connects with fans.<p>This is the third in a part series (the first featured guitarist Brooks Betts, the second manager Josh Terry) where I provide an inside look at various …

Music

Why regulatory complexity is suddenly a big deal for enterprise blockchain adoption

If you work in blockchain and focus on enterprises, it’s hard at times not to be a little disappointed in the last year. Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are out there raising billions of dollars from investors over public networks. However, those of us responsible for enterprise blockchain strategy …

Blockchain

Contemporary Mexican Music: Not Your Abuelita's Mariachi

As the staff of NPR's <i>Weekend Edition Sunday</i> prepares to head to Mexico to cover the country's upcoming presidential elections, it seemed only fitting that <i>Alt.Latino</i> prepare a short round up that explores the vast sonic landscape of contemporary Mexican music.<p>Although that request may be a tall …

Mexico

I asked 12 authors to share the book that changed their life, and their responses are deeply moving

Everybody has that one book. The one that came along at the exact right moment and made you feel comforted, heard, inspired, or less alone. It’s not …

Books

Bourdain And Batali And The Perils Of Having It All

The genuine grief and sadness following the death, at his own hand, of Anthony Bourdain has been heartrending and profound. It’s quite moving to see just how deep and wide his influence has been and most likely will continue to be. As he himself acknowledged later in his career, his groundbreaking …

Anthony Bourdain

Elizabeth Holmes of Theranos could face decades in prison

Legal documents are notoriously dull. But the June 14 US Department of Justice indictment (pdf) of ex-Theranos chiefs Elizabeth Holmes and Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani is an engaging exception to this rule. Indeed, it’s a bloody good read.<p>In it, federal prosecutors neatly outline the duo’s alleged scheme …

Corruption

That time Dee Dee Ramone tried to seduce a music mogul

In 1982, music business mogul Seymour Stein — the co-founder of Sire Records — was at Lenox Hill Hospital on the Upper East Side, recuperating from a …

Billboard Charts

The Inca Left Behind a Strange, 3D Code That Scientists Still Can't Figure Out

They communicated in multiple dimensions.<p>The Inca Empire (1400-1532 CE) is one of few ancient civilisations that speaks to us in multiple dimensions. …

Harvard

How Wealth in the Hands of Women Can Change the World

Money is power. And women are getting more of both. Sherry Paul tells us what to do with it.<p>Sherry Paul believes that wealth in the hands of women …

Investing

Wanna Know How Much Ozzy Osbourne, Slayer, Ghost, the Misfits, and Others Earn to Play Shows?

The latest Boxscore report has landed and, as usual, The PRP’s done the heavy-lifting of sorting through it and posting the box office numbers of …

Music

New Zealand announces tourist tax to fund straining infrastructure

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's Labour-led government said on Friday it plans to impose a tax on most international visitors to fund infrastructure and ease strains on the South Pacific nation's booming tourist sector.<p>The new tax of up to NZ$35 ($24.40) per person will start in mid-2019 - the …

New Zealand