Javier Alvarez

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Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

Pets

Burning Man 2013: The Scene

See photos of the Church Trap, the Hug Deli and other temporary attractions<p>24<p>Among the most talked-about installations at Burning Man 2013 was …

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

Is It Possible To Escape From Everyday Surveillance?

And not hide in the woods?<p>Is it possible to escape from everyday surveillance? Writing for New York Magazine and inspired by Edward Snowden's leak of the NSA PRISM program, Kevin Roose spent a day trying to answer that question. As an added challenge, he chose not to flee into the wilderness, but …

How to get lean: 25 ways to lose fat faster

1. Do intervals and high-intensity training (HIIT)<p>You’ve heard about their benefits—and for good reason. If you’re looking for a surefire way to burn …

Paleo Breakfast Casserole with Chorizo - Paleo Porn: Steamy Paleo Recipes

Planning your menu for next week? Consider this tasty Paleo Breakfast Casserole with Chorizo and you’ll have enough leftovers for breakfast to last …

McGriddles

<b>Pancake Buns</b> <b><br>Ingredients:</b><br>2 organic cage-free eggs<br>3/4 cup of unsweetened vanilla almond milk<br>2 tablespoons canned coconut milk, full fat (refrigerated …

A Tex Mex Eggplant Napoleon

Baked Egg in an Avocado Topped with Homemade Pico de Gallo

"I Can't Gain Weight": A Strongman's Tips For Skinny CrossFitters - FuncThat: Smarter=Stronger

Fact: I’m the skinniest guy you know.<p>Fact: Being the lightest guy in the gym is not good news in CrossFit.<p>Sure, I’ll smoke everyone if we ever do a …

Smoked Salmon

Growing up, fish was always on the table. My grandparents live just off a river and we would spend every evening fishing and even spent our vacations …

Seafood

Original Star Wars Trilogy As Pulp Fiction Novel Covers

This is a series of the original Star Wars movies imagined as the covers of pulp fiction novels by artist Timothy Anderson (of Star Wars as spaghetti …

Trigger Point Release For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

We can’t all afford a personal masseuse or athletic trainer to regularly rub out the kinks, soreness, and tight spots in our muscles. But there is a …

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

20 Summer Side Dishes

Whether you're cooking for a potluck BBQ or a weeknight dinner at home, these summer side dishes are sure to please.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Summer Side Dishes

The Energy Fix: How Waste Could Power The U.S. For Decades

The world throws away enormous amounts of energy each day. In the U.S. alone, waste streams could account for 100,000 megawatts of untapped electrical capacity. New technology could convert those overlooked sources into usable power.<p>The Radioactive Option<p>Next-Next-Gen Nuclear Power<p>U.S. nuclear …

Half the United States’ most skilled workers don’t have a bachelor’s degree

Think you need a college degree to be a skilled worker? Think again.<p>With so much focus on staying competitive in global markets, jobs in the US bearing the STEM—science, technology, engineering and mathematics—moniker are in high demand. A new attempt to evaluate how 26 million US STEM workers use …

Manufacturing

Associated Press News

MAN OF STEEL - New UK Spot and Clip with Zod and Jor-El

Beast Fights Magneto in New X-MEN Set Photos!

Photography Success: What Does it Take to Make it as a Photographer?

The Internet is saturated with how-to photography tutorials. So often, emphasis is placed on technical details. Rarely do we hear more about the …

Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: Lightning Strikes the New World Trade Center

It’s been more than a decade, but a new World Trade Center has risen from the ashes at Ground Zero in New York. A recent spring storm christened the …

World Trade Center

Photos of Cell Phone Towers Disguised as Fake Trees

In 1996, a palm tree was introduced to a suburb in Cape Town Africa. The tree appeared almost overnight, and it wasn’t an ordinary tree: it was one …

Luminous Sea Creatures in Underwater Photo Series 'Blackwater'

We have a long standing obsession with what is up there in outer space. Space exploration has always been a dream that consumed the imagination of …

Underwater Photography

City Photography Techniques for Various Times of Day

Photographer Mike Palmer was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For years he’s been photographing the street of his hometown, and he’s …

Photography