Jorge Vasquez

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Here's How to Make the Most Out of Your Military Benefits

Money<p>Long deployments and frequent moves can be tough for members of the military, their families and their finances. But special benefits programs designed for servicemen and women can help them reach major financial goals, including reducing their debt, paying for education and housing or saving …

Just Bears

<b>Gotta do this some day.</b> Einar Johnson and Antonella Fragapane of Pixel Bokeh charted a floatplane from Homer, Alaska, to the McNeil River and spent …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

How to Make Yourself Mentally Strong This Year

These 15 habits will help you keep you at your sharpest, whatever comes your way<p>In business, there are times when you need to be mentally acute to make tough decisions.<p>In leadership, there are times when you need to be mentally tough to navigate through complex information.<p>In life, there are times …

Ten Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online For FREE

Science and the Internet are two individual entities that, when combined, become the 21st century’s most powerful educational tool. If you suddenly …

Seven Ways to Start a Business Without Quitting Your Job

Turn your hobby into a business<p>First off, starting a business is going to take a lot of your time. So, you might as well do something you enjoy. Take …

Full Body Blackout Tattoos Are the Latest Trend: 'It's an Acquired Taste,' Says Artist

We’ve already seen all-black eye tattoos, but now there’s a new trend in ink: blacked out bodies.<p>Singapore tattoo artist Chester Lee is going viral …

Adventure Time-Worthy Psychedelics | Monday Insta Illustrator

18-year-old Swedish artist Jens Dåversjö, a.k.a. Burdco, gets it.<p>Rainbow aliens and distorted Simpsons characters are commonplace in the imaginative worlds of 18-year-old Swedish artist Jens Dåversjö, a.k.a. Burdco. While his work looks at home on a t-shirt or a pin, it's perhaps most appealing on …

6 of the Most Spectacular Places to Stargaze in the United States

According to a photographer who captures the night sky for a living, that is.<p>When it comes to capturing stars in the night sky, landscape photographer Grant Kaye is a clear expert. After all, he's spent hundreds of dark nights shooting that very sight. And lucky for us, he's shared his six favorite …

You Could Always Go To Phoenix, Arizona

<i>Photos by Worldwide Scott</i><p>While the state of Arizona has been experiencing a tourism surge recently, it's still places like the Grand Canyon, Sedona, …

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8. Sonatine (1993)

While the US has produced scores of films dedicated to the supposed activities of the Mafia, Japan has an even longer tradition of creating movies …

7 reasons your financial life is a mess

Are you struggling to get a hold on your finances? See how to fix some common pitfalls.<p>While there are some who breathe the rarified air of having …

Why Silence Is So Good For Your Brain

In a loud and distracting world, finding pockets of stillness can benefit your brain and body. Here are four science-backed reasons why.<p>We live in a loud and distracting world, where silence is increasingly difficult to come by ― and that may be negatively affecting our health.<p>In fact, a 2011 World …

7 Ways to Shred Body Fat in 7 Days

3. ELIMINATE ALLERGENS<p>It’s possible you’ve lost significant fat already with foods like milk, wheat bread, and artificial sweeteners in your diet, …

The 4 Best Personal Investments Millennials Can Make

A quick search reveals tons of investment advice: in the stock market, in retirement accounts, in FOREX or commodities or gold… all designed to help you get a positive return on your time and your money.<p>But there’s one major investment category that typically is not mentioned: Investing time and …

Understanding your credit score and how to raise it

By Michelle Singletary<p>Michelle Singletary<p>Personal finance columnist<p>Email Bio Follow<p>So much of our financial lives comes down to certain numbers.<p>There’s the retirement figure you hope to get to so you can avoid eating potted meat and rice.<p>And your Social Security number — although, based on the …

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A Thousand Musicians Came Together To Cover Foo Fighters’ ‘Learn To Fly’

Is your favorite band the Guitar Army (“Guitarmy”) from <i>Idiocracy</i>? But do you wish they had more drummers and singers, and exclusively covered one Foo Fighters song, kind of like Figrin D’an and The Modal Nodes playing the only song they know on repeat? Well, good news, because Rockin’ 1,000 brought …

The Best Workout Ever, According to Science

<b>The Best Workout Ever, According to Science</b>It seems like every other week there’s a new study touting the best way to work out. And, really, how you …

16. Smurphy €“ A Shapeless Pool Of Lovely Pale Colours Suspended In The Darkness

Smurphy is an affiliate of Mexican club crew NAAFI, which has been a group to watch for some time now. However, no-one could have anticipated that …

Alaskan Farmers Are Growing A Siberian Plant That Was Used By Soviets To Gain Super-Human Strength And Endurance

Alaskan farmers have started growing a Siberian plant that was once used by the Soviets because they believed the plant had powerful medicinal …

The best idioms from around the world, ranked

<i>The following were sourced from</i> I’m Not Hanging Noodles On Your Ears and Other Intriguing Idioms From Around the World <i>by Jag Bhalla (National Geographic Books, 2009).</i><p>25. Ear-nectar<p>Origin: Indian. Meaning: A sweet noise or sound.<p>24. Can’t stop being the owl.<p>Origin: Italian, French. Meaning: Can’t …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

Every Time You Check Your Phone, It’s Like Putting a German Shepherd on Your Head

What is “iPad neck” and why is it your best excuse for skipping work today to get a massage?<p>Remember when a curved spine or a “dowager’s hump” were signs of old age? A new study by the New York Spine Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine suggests that this affliction might just indicate that you’re …

Incredible Double Exposures Merge Wondrous Wild Animals with Stunning Scenery

When Norwegian artist Andreas Lie digitally merges two unique photographs, he is able to create stunning works of art. Lie designs his creations with a double exposure that places captivating scenes from nature within the bodies of wild animals. While the images are brilliantly surreal, they also …

15 Best Camping Gears and Gadgets For You - Part 3.

Collection of 'Best Camping Gears and Gadgets For You' from all over the world to make your camping more enjoyable.<p><b>VSSL Flasklight</b>: The VSSL …

These Simple Animations Teach You How All Kinds of Gears and Clutches Work

Duc Thang Nguyen has spent his retirement rendering new machine gears in 3D design software. The results are hypnotic.<p>Now retired from a career engineering, Duc Thang Nguyen has taken on a new hobby: modeling how gears work. Thanks to Autodesk Inventor, he's been able to "prototype" a staggering …

Comment on Frame.io – a new tool for video collaboration by Jacek Zajaczkowski

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