Isobel McGarry

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Three Ways To Stay On Track When Feeling Overwhelmed

Entrepreneurs are no strangers to the odd bout of existential terror. Usually, these period of stress and fear flair up only to die down rather quickly.<p>Sometimes, however, these stresses persist and can make you feel totally overwhelmed.<p>Fortunately, I have plenty of experience coping with the …

Self-help

Quantum Thermodynamics Could Revolutionize Energy and Information Technology | WIRED

Author: Natalie Wolchover. Natalie Wolchover Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.06.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>What Happens When You Mix …

This minimalist cellphone is designed to be as basic as possible

No texting, email, or anything else<p>Smartphones are ubiquitous in our lives: we rely on them to navigate unfamiliar surroundings, look up information, and stay in touch with people with an ever-growing collection of apps. A new, minimalist phone is designed for people want to eliminate all that …

Text Messaging

Stop what you're doing because you can now buy an actual working Banana Phone

No your eyes aren't deceiving you, that really is a banana phone on sale.<p>A campaign on Indiegogo is planning on making banana-shaped phones a …

This Ancient Japanese Healing Technique Relieves You of Stress and Anxiety in 5 Minutes

Stress is something all of us face in our daily lives. What if we told you were was an ancient Japanese technique for reducing your stress levels …

Meditation

How To Share Your Travel Photos on Social Media: Ira Block’s Powerful Images Attract Eyeballs

Ira Block can best be described as a cultural documentary photographer. He uses his camera to document cultures around the world, recording how lives …

Social Media

Some Quick Tips for Beginners to Improve Their Photography

If you're just getting started in photography, the veritable plethora of rules, terms, and settings can be a bit overwhelming. And while it's …

Landscape Photography

20 Ideas to Make Your Whole Home Feel Bigger

As someone who currently has a desk-nightstand-vanity hybrid, trust me when I say that I get any and all of your small-space living woes. That's why …

Home Decorating

50 books to read in a lifetime

Containing a wide range of books published over a 200-year span, this list of must-reads features works from Shel Silverstein to Stephen Hawking. After sourcing through Amazon's, "100 books to read in a lifetime", we've rounded up the top 50 from this epic book list. Scroll through the gallery …

Books

10 Cinematography, Composition, and Life Lessons From Dr. Strange

Dear friend,<p>I just watched Dr. Strange— and man, I was blown away. I was blown away with the morals of the movie (the idea of living for something …

7 Tips for Teaching Readers How to Recognize Bias

When students are learning about research topics and current events, they must also know how to recognize bias. Learning how to spot so-called “fake …

Teaching

Stop taking the same boring photos! Shooting thinking differently.

Today Peter McKinnon is talking about expanding the way we THINK so that we can pull MORE out of photoshoots. Angles when shooting photos, thinking …

Photography

How to Get Enough Depth of Field for Landscapes at Night

One of the challenges of nighttime photography — particularly Milky Way and star photography — is to get enough depth of field. If you’re focused at …

Landscape Photography

Make Your Dreams Come True With These Homemade Oreos

Dip them in milk until they're mushy bites of heaven.<p>Cookie:<p>1 cup unsalted butter, softened<p>1 cup white sugar<p>2 large eggs<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1¼ cups dark chocolate/special dark cocoa powder<p>½ teaspoon baking soda<p>Cream Filling:<p>½ cup butter, softened<p>2 cups powdered sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1. In a …

4 Ways to Make Your Landscape Photos Look Like the Pros

It's a goal we all strive for as landscape photographers...To create photos that look like the ones we drool over in magazines and online forums.Of …

Landscape Photography

5 Great Portrait Photography Locations You Can Find Right Outside Your Door (Shutterbug Video)

Do you want to shoot outdoor portraits but can’t find any decent locations to serve as backdrops? Maybe you should be looking closer to home. That’s …

6 Photography Tips for Making Puddles Look Epic

Spring is in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your camera and head back outdoors. Don’t let April showers keep you from taking photos! …

Why this is the perfect PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY angle - Proven by SCIENCE

Ed from photosincolor.com wanted to find the ACTUAL PROVEN perfect portrait photography set so he turned to SCIENCE. If you are a professional …

Photography

How do I set my Camera's Exposure?

Redwood Forest National Park, California (CA), USA<p><b>Imagine this scenario:</b> You are looking out over absolutely stunning rays of light in Redwood Forest …

Landscape Photography

3 Completely Perfect Color Combinations We Don't See Nearly Enough

Black and white. Blue and yellow. Gray and...just about everything. In the world of color palettes, there exists many safe bet, go-to combinations. …

Home Decorating
Ronald Reagan

How the World's Smartest People Learn Things Faster

The surest sign of a genuine mastery of a topic is the ability to explain it simply to someone who knows nothing about it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a hard working entrepreneur you’re faced with a variety of challenges, each of which needs to be resolved to grow …

Richard Feynman

Scientists: "We Have Detected the Existence of a Fundamentally New State of Matter"

3D Quantum Liquid Crystals<p>Caltech physicists at the Institute for Quantum Information and Matter have discovered the first 3D quantum liquid crystal. …

Books Like The Hobbit: 12 Epic Fantasies Worth Reading

I discovered <i>The Hobbit</i> by J.R.R. Tolkien the summer I turned thirteen. I stumbled across it while perusing my mom’s bookshelves. Instead of being put …