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Best Photos of 2016

Here is a gallery of National Geographic's 52 best images of the year—curated from 91 photographers, 107 stories, and 2,290,225 photographs.

Wildlife

Radical player rides your records

Although portable record players have been around for decades, they're generally still not small enough to just be thrown in a bag – after all, they …

Often Have Digestive Problems? It Might Indicate Poor Mental Health

Sometimes with a filled memo of meetings and deadlines, meals get gulped down as you watch the clock ticking, mind set on the next mission of the …

A practical guide for learning meditation through the art of gaming

Gaming and meditation have more in common than you think. These seemingly unrelated pursuits both offer important self-development lessons that use similar parts of our brains to mold us into better humans.<p>Both also suffer from public perception problems: Gaming is often seen as a potentially …

Meditation

Bottling Up Emotions Doesn’t Work, but Neither Does Brooding. Here’s a Different Approach. | Heleo

“How we deal with our inner world—our thoughts, our emotions, our stories—can drive everything.”<p><b>Gretchen Rubin</b> is the <i>New York Times</i> #1 bestselling …

12 innovative rooftop ideas

So much can be done with the roof of your home as it is a place with no barriers, and your creative ideas are free to shine! Today we will show you …

Laughter goes wild in Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The Astonishing Feats of Jumping Cats

The pictures arrive in my email inbox in a mysterious folder titled simply “meow.” Inside, there are exactly twelve photographs of twelve different …

Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Breathtaking Images You’ll Never Forget

The Natural History Museum has chosen 25 of the year’s most incredible images from its Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 shortlist. Vote for …

Nature

10 Ways to Perk Up Your Relationship

If you've ever gotten relationship advice, you've probably heard plenty of don'ts. Don't nag. Don't stonewall. Don't blame. Don't leave the toilet …

In Defense of Work-Life Balance

Rejuvenated, energized employees are productive employees. Here are four ways to have better balance at your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The term “work-life balance” has been so frequently tossed around in the past decade that it has almost become …

What’s The Greatest Logo Of All Time?

From IBM to I ❤ NY, designers at Pentagram, Moving Brands, Under Consideration, and more pick their favorites.<p>A logo is meant to be a brand’s most enduring symbol, a graphic totem that distills a company’s essence down into a single graphical mark that is beautiful, flexible, and memorable. …

The 5 do's and don'ts of being a successful startup founder, according to a big-time Silicon Valley VC

While Jordan is now a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), he used to be the CEO of OpenTable — and before that, the president of PayPal — so he knows a thing or two about running a company.<p>"We're charged with picking the people who see the future correctly," Jordan says of his role as a …

Silicon Valley

Unnatural Wonders: Magical Surrealist Artwork Worthy of Dalí & Escher

[ By WebUrbanist in Art & Drawing & Digital. ]In the same magic-realist vein as artistic giants like Salvador Dalí, M.C. Escher and Renê Margritte, …

24 – September – 2016 – Fubiz Media

Easy ways to add texture to vector graphics in Photoshop

Everyone loves a nice clean vector graphic, whether it be a logo design or an intricate illustration, the appeal of vector art is the perfect lines …

Here are the happiest—and most miserable—states in America

It sounds like a laughable generalization: How can living in any one state make you “happier” than than living in another? There are miserable people …

South Dakota