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For Presidents Day, Here’s One Vicious, Ghastly and/or Fascinating Fact About Every U.S. President

Happy Presidents Day! Even though it’s not exactly Presidents Day. According to the federal government, the name of this holiday is merely …

Martin Van Buren

Dark websites: The best sites to get started with on the dark web

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Privacy

Tracing the roots of Araki’s obsession with the erotic image

Dubbed Japan’s most-controversial photographer, Nobuyoshi Araki has, for nearly half a century, pushed the boundaries of respectability to near-buckling point – and beyond.<p>A new retrospective exhibition co-curated by Maggie Mustard and Mark Snyder at New York’s Museum of Sex celebrates the …

Art

8 great computer tricks everyone should know

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Operating Systems

9 Essential Anime Movies That Aren’t Made by Studio Ghibli

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Anime

The High Life and Low End of Harlem's Hip-Hop Hustler

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Rap & Hip-Hop

How to Ace a Coding Challenge in a Software Engineering Interview

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How To Germinate Cannabis Seeds: A Step-by-Step Guide

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Gardening

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding

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Experiments Show The Effects of a Fourth Spatial Dimension

Wow.<p>We're used to dealing with three physical dimensions and one extra dimension of time as we move through the Universe, but two teams of scientists …

Best Online Classes for Job Skills - MIT Technology Review

In 2017, people flocked to online classes about artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency, and data analytics. In 2018, expect more of the same, say …

The World's Best Film School Is Free on YouTube

All Michael Tucker wanted was to learn how to be a better writer. Film school had given him a solid background in film theory and plenty of directing …

Want to Start a Side Hustle? 9 Great Podcasts to Help You Launch Your Own Business

Over 40 million Americans have a side hustle. Shouldn't you?<p>Looking for podcasts to help you finally start a business? Looking for a podcast that will help you finally start your own side hustle?<p>Look no farther.<p>The following list comes from Preston Lee, the founder of Millo.co, a resource hub …

How To Make Your Own Space Buckets

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‘Stranger Things’ Is Turned Into A Cheesy ’80s Sitcom Courtesy Of The Latest Bad Lip Reading

Bad Lip Reading has started to take a look at some of the more popular Netflix series in the past few months. The popular YouTube channel gave <i>Narcos</i> the treatment last month and now has moved on to Netflix mega-hit Stranger Things. Much like their take on Pablo Escobar, the Bad Lip Reading version …

TV

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

27 Great New Avengers: Infinity War Costumes for Thanos, as Created by You

Yesterday, we asked you to become the personal designer for Thanos himself, using your divine photo-editing powers to give the Mad Titan a look that …

A Three-Step Preliminary Acid Test of Whether You Might Be a Good Fiction Writer

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Pedro Lopez Murdered 300 People And Was Released From Jail For Good Behavior

Though he killed over 300 girls, Pedro Lopez only served 14 years in a psych hospital and was released on good behavior.The post Pedro Lopez Murdered …

Crime

With $70M from Alphabet, UnitedMasters replaces record labels

Record labels are obsolete. They haven’t kept up as music evolved from selling CDs to streaming songs to promoting concert tickets and merchandise. Labels were meant to help artists generate albums, fame, and money. But now anyone can record themselves and no one “buys” music. So today that …

Music Industry

A 10-Point Checklist For Writing A Killer Blog Post

Writing a blog post isn’t exactly rocket science. But, there are definitely strategies that can take a good blog post and make it <i>great</i>.<p>I’ve written literally thousands of blog posts for sites like Forbes, Mashable, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur and many others. So I’ve learned a few strategies for …

Creative Writing

Photoshop Tutorials - How to Create a Website With Adobe Photoshop

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How to Learn Python Programming Fast - Woodstock Productions Offers a Free 15-Step Guide

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3 Lightroom Tips & Tricks to Dramatically Speed up Your Photo-Editing Workflow (VIDEO)

One of the frustrations with Lightroom has been the software’s lack of speed, at least until Adobe’s recent introduction of the new cloud-based …

Tutorials

Here's exactly how to ask for help finding a new job

When you're actively looking for a new gig, you already know that it's smart to lean on your network. After all, the more people you have in your corner, the better.<p>But, here's the thing: There's also a little bit of shame that comes along with that approach.<p>Not only do you need to openly admit …

Employment

Master Excel like the boss you are for less than $30

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Software

5 Short Horror Stories That Will Terrify You In Just 2 Sentences

Halloween is fast approaching, and if binge-watching scary movies isn’t enough for you, we’ve got some ‘seasonal literature’ that just might do the …

What Are You Reading? 6 Books That Will Help Teach You Filmmaking

Need a great book recommendation? Here are a bunch that will teach you everything from cinematography to editing.There are books out there that cover …

Filmmaking

The 5-Minute Guide on How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks

Do you have a few moments? Interested in marijuana stocks? Here's a brief look at the marijuana stocks available on the market.<p>For those wondering …

Cannabis

20 Weird But Interesting Animal Facts You Don’t Really Need To Know But Should

Animals are the most amazing creatures. But they can also be as bizarre as us humans. For instance, did you know that Turkeys can reproduce without …