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Trent Reznor: ‘You’re seeing the fall of America in real time’

I couldn’t fit in anywhere, I couldn’t relate to people; I felt alone, I felt angry about it. Part of me is still that Trent Reznor<p>For the miracle of everyone sharing ideas, I see a lot more racism … the internet has eroded decency in our civilisation Trent Reznor<p>The title of Nine Inch Nails’ new …

Taylor Sheridan Has Become Our Generation's Greatest Western Storyteller

This century's John Ford has reinvented the genre for an era in which drug cartels, developers, and fracking companies divide the riches.<p>Deadlines loomed. Episodes needed editing. The L.A. suits expected callbacks. But first, we rode. Or rather, Taylor Sheridan straddled a sleek quarter horse named …

You haven't heard of this masculinity movement, but it's exactly what men need right now

You can't fault Jeffrey O'Brien for feeling frustrated.<p>The past few months have brought a deluge of headlines about violent and abusive aspects of …

How Will Microsoft Handle GitHub's Controversial Code?

After a weekend of rumors, Microsoft officially announced Monday that it will acquire the code repository site GitHub for $7.5 billion in stock. The …

A debate over plant consciousness is forcing us to confront the limitations of the human mind

The inner life of plants arouses the passions of even the mildest-mannered naturalists. A debate over plant consciousness and intelligence has raged in scientific circles for well over a century—at least since Charles Darwin observed in 1880 that stressed-out flora can’t rest.<p>There’s no doubt that …

Consciousness

The Amish understand a life-changing truth about technology the rest of us don’t

The Amish have negotiated a pact with modernity. Whereas much of the contemporary world sees technological progress as inevitable, even a moral imperative, the Amish ideal lives in the past, circa 1850.<p>It’s not that the Amish view technology as inherently evil. No rules prohibit them from using new …

Duplex shows Google failing at ethical and creative AI design

Google CEO Sundar Pichai milked the woos from a clappy, home-turf developer crowd at its I/O conference in Mountain View this week with a demo of an in-the-works voice assistant feature that will enable the AI to make telephone calls on behalf of its human owner.<p>The so-called ‘Duplex’ feature of …

Artificial Intelligence

All the things you might have missed in Donald Glover's 'This Is America' video

Donald Glover premiered two new songs on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this weekend, and while he was on stage, he also dropped a music video for one of the …

Michelle Obama Says She's Tired of Seeing Men 'Fail Up'

If there are two people whose conversations we'd love to listen in on, they would 100 percent be Michelle Obama and Tracee Ellis Ross. And lucky for us, that dream came true yesterday, when they got together at the United State of Women Summit in Los Angeles on Saturday for a frank—and oftentimes …

Michelle Obama

Censored images of 1930s America to go on show in London

Beautiful but mutilated images of rural America by some of the most famous photographers of the 20th century will soon go on display for the first time at the Whitechapel gallery in London.<p>Each of the photographs, printed for the first time, including works by Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange and …

Historical Photography

A Gun Nut’s Guide to Gun Control That Works

A federal license for possession of semi-automatic firearms could make Americans safer—and more free.<p>I am a gun industry insider, a lifelong gun owner and a vocal advocate for Second Amendment rights. I am a Texan and an American patriot who hauls my family to church every Sunday in a diesel pickup …

How Might Trump's Food Box Plan Affect Health? Native Americans Know All Too Well

The Trump administration unleashed a flood of outrage earlier this month after unveiling a proposal to overhaul the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly called food stamps. The plan would replace half the benefits people receive with boxed, nonperishable — i.e. not fresh — foods …

Native Americans

Down the Quantum Rabbit Hole

Anesthesiologist Stuart Hameroff believes tiny structures in our cells called microtubules could explain consciousness. Steve Craft<p>Fellow scientists …

Hannah Gadsby on the male gaze in art: 'Stop watching women having baths. Go away.'

In her new ABC show Nakedy Nudes, the Tasmanian-born comedian delights in taking the highbrow mantle off art history<p>“Art history taught me I have no place in history,” said Hannah Gadsby in her furious, hilarious, devastating stand-up show Nanette. “Women didn’t have time to think thoughts; they …

Art

Fireworks Shot from the Sky, Up Close, and Played in Reverse Are Amazing

This filmmaker took to the skies to capture one fireworks display you'll never forget.When drones first gained popularity and made it into the hands …

Chinese New Year

Photographer Accidentally Captures SpaceX Falcon Heavy Exhaust Plume

Photographer Reuben Wu was at Vermilion Cliffs National Monument in Arizona last week shooting photos for his gorgeous <i>Lux Noctis</i> project (landscapes …

My six years covering neo-Nazis: 'They're all vying for the affections of Russia'

Vegas Tenold, author of Everything You Love Will Burn: Inside the Rebirth of White Nationalism in America, tells of his reporting on the far right<p>The Norwegian journalist Vegas Tenold started reporting on neo-Nazi and KKK rallies in 2011, six years before the violent clashes in Charlottesville, …

Rights & Freedoms

This Time Lapse Of The SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch Is Pure Magic

When photographer Jesse Watson heard that he'd be able to view the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch from his location in Yuma, Arizona, he jumped at the …

Incredible 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page and Sink Into the Ground

Hungarian anamorphic artist Sandor Vamos creates incredible trick-of-the-eye 3D drawings that seem to jump from the page. With an integral understanding of angles and a knack for perspective, Vamos uses clever shading, line work, and perspectives to create his hand-drawn 3D optical illusions. From …

Drawing

This Photographer Shoots Portraits in the Style of Old Master Painters

Gemmy Woud-Binnendijk is a Dutch fine art photographer whose portrait photos may make you feel like you’re walking through a museum. Her style is …

Photography

My leap into motherhood – in pictures

Fashion photographer Camille Sanson was terrified of giving birth, so much so that she even put off having children. Her series Absolution explores how she came to terms with her darkest thoughts

Fashion Photography

Animated Short Your Black Friend Is All About the Racism of Silence

In Ben Passmore’s comic <i>Your Black Friend</i>, a black man sits in a cafe and watches as one white person diligently ignores the casual, anti-black racism …

Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

Stock Markets

Eric Kim’s Top 30 Street Photography Tips

Here are my top 30 street photography tips to get you shooting on the streets:DOWNLOAD PDF:PDF: My Best 30 Street Photography TipsUltimate Beginner’s …

The issue with millennials isn't narcissism but our depressing culture of mass consumption

If you're a young person feeling lonely these days, you're in good company. Youth everywhere are experiencing record rates of depression and anxiety, surrounded by a cultural climate of both isolation and overexposure. The moniker "snowflake generation" seems an apt phrase, then, to describe our …

Psychology

America is spiritually bankrupt. We must fight back together | Cornel West

The undeniable collapse of integrity, honesty and decency in our public and private life has fueled racial hatred and contempt<p>We live in one of the darkest moments in American history – a bleak time of spiritual blackout and imperial meltdown. Exactly 25 years ago, in my book Race Matters, I tried …

How to Shoot Epic Wide-Angle Photos of Trees

Trees invoke a sense of timelessness, of grandeur. Most species grow many centuries older than humans ever will, so let’s make trees look the part …

The 8 Best Drawing Pens to Buy in 2018

Updated April 18, 2018<p>Drawing pens were once solely the domain of engineers and architects, but that changed when illustrators, cartoonists and other …

My Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2017

It's that time of the year when I shift away from the world's calamities to some of its finest achievements (for a minute anyway), which is to say, …

Top 10

Watch a Drone Lighting Rig Illuminate a Desert with 150,000 Lumens

“The Dying Of The Light” is a new 4.5-minute short film by photographer and aerial cinematographer Ian Montgomery, who recently took a powerful drone …