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Akira Concept Art Reveals What The Live-Action Movie Might Look Like

A live-action Hollywood adaptation of the anime classic <i>Akira</i> has been in development for a long time, with numerous directors and stars attached over the years. Now concept art for one of the potential productions has emerged, that features Chris Evans and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the lead roles. …

Anime

Top 10 Mindfulness Lessons from Jon Kabat-Zinn

Jon Kabat-Zinn’s mindfulness lessons are simply gold. It helps us in so many ways. I learned a lot of things from his teachings. His words are …

Mindfulness

Five Simple Budgeting Strategies That Can Bring Real Results

Ever since I was a little kid, I’ve had an affinity for numbers. My father loves telling this story about how when I was seven, I corrected a guy’s …

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Marijuana Legalization: 'Our Purpose Is Social Justice'

On Tuesday, California’s highest ranking statewide official to support marijuana legalization spoke before hundreds of people anxious to see that …

Want to get off the diet merry-go-round? Maybe it's time to try 'mindful eating'

We're told again and again that "diets don't work."<p>So what are we supposed to do?<p>Many people are turning to mindfulness – noticing the here and now without judgment – in hopes of breaking bad eating habits.<p>“It’s about creating a new lasting relationship with your eating. It’s not deciding I’m going …

Unlikely Love Between a White Tiger and Lion Has Remained Strong for Over 10 Years

It’s said that opposites attract, and for Cameron the lion and Zabu the white tiger, this timeless adage rings true. The unlikely pair first met in the early 2000s while residing at a roadside zoo in New England—an unfortunate place for the two creatures—but they were both rescued in 2004 and …

Pets

Why Failure is the Key to Future Success

I realise that may sound counter-intuitive or juxtaposed to the conventional wisdom of rationality but failure is almost always the only constant …

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3 Psychologists Share Their Best Research-Backed Leadership Tips | Inc.com

As a discipline, leadership may be as old as the first tribal headman who led his band on a victorious mammoth hunt. But that doesn't mean the art and science of being a great leader isn't always evolving.<p>Just as every year physics expands our understanding of how the universe functions and …

Leadership

2001: A Space Odyssey Is Even Crazier After Running it Through Google's Neural Network

Mother of god that’s cool-looking.<p>If it weren’t for the DMCA I’d love to watch the whole movie like this—Kubrick’s expert use of color be damned. But …

Top 10 secret libraries of all time

From Star Wars to Harry Potter via Oxford’s Bodleian, DD Everest celebrates the joy of magical libraries<p>What could be more exciting than magical books hidden in a secret library? (All the more so with hundreds of public libraries under threat - see the My Library By Right Campaign.) Imagine, then, …

Books

25 Ways to Boost Your Writing Skills - InformED

Some say good writing can’t be taught. We beg to differ. Here are 25 surefire ways to boost your skills and become a master of communication.<p>1. Learn …

Watch This Chess Computer Think As It Decides How to Crush You

Look under the hood as it considers the possibilities.<p>In 2003, two artists and designers unveiled "Thinking Machine," a chess computer with a twist. It would telegraph its moves in full view of the player and show how it was processing every possibility. All these years later it's just been …

4 Ways To Stop Worrying And Take Charge Of Your Life

You're reading 4 Ways To Stop Worrying And Take Charge Of Your Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Self-help

Becoming Intuitive, and the Power of Trusting Your Gut

Q<p>How did you know you had this ability?<p>A<p>When I was young, I would often have an inkling or gut feeling about something and it would come true. At …

What’s Inside An Introvert’s Head (6 Pics)

Some of you may have seen a post we did recently about the various differences between introverts and extroverts. Well now we’re back to show you …

9 Books That Let You Travel Abroad (Without Leaving Home)

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3 Skills That All Emotionally Intelligent People Master

There are very many benefits to EI.<p><i>How can we improve our emotional intelligence, and what are the benefits? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Chade-Meng Tan, co-chair of a Nobel Peace</b> …

Asa Akira: Everything you wanted to know about the porn industry

LISTEN HERE: iOS, Android, Desktop<p>Asa Akira, does that name ring a bell…guys?? We had a wild and candid conversation with one of the adult …

Anime

How Science Is Resurrecting the Religious Imagination

As far as we know, there is no cure for death, no ingenious algorithm that can program the mysterious breath which at first gives life its form and then corrodes and withers it. It is in this breathing space between womb and tomb that we love, long and become human.<p>Advances on the frontiers of …

Watch NBA Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves

The NBA Finals began Thursday night with the Golden State Warriors beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 104–89. To commemorate the occasion, Jimmy Kimmel …

5 Videos That Went Viral AF This Week

Let’s just say this week’s videos aren’t exactly the quiet type.<p>When TV Goes Viral<p>This mime act from a recent episode of <i>America’s Got Talent</i> is so …

Viral

If "Harry Potter" Had Modern Technology

A good wizard never leaves home without a smartphone.

Harry Potter

How Self-Employment Can Impact Your Mental Health

Being a freelancer requires an amount of togetherness. Drop beneath a certain threshold and it all starts falling apart.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>The highs and lows of your mental health may not define you, but they can certainly shape your life. Work, in particular, insistent and …

Mental Health

Ten Jammin’ Anime Theme Songs from Spring 2016

As we ride through the back end of this anime season, now’s the perfect time to jam out to some of the best opening and ending theme songs it has to …

Can meditation and psychedelics have the same benefits for your mind?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you ever find yourself worrying about an upcoming situation, even though similar past experiences have worked out fine? Or do you worry about your relationship or finances in a way that is out of proportion with your actual circumstances? These are classic symptoms of anxiety.<p>Anxiety …

Psychedelia

The 7-Day Self-Love Reset You Should Try

Carve out some time in your calendar and keep scrolling for Jennifer Kass' seven-day self-love reset plan, designed to help bring you back into alignment with the most important person in your life (and no, it's not anyone you'll meet on Bumble).<p>If you want to find someone to love (and get sweaty …

37 Wise Quotes That Will Inspire Your Happiness and Success | Inc.com

We all want to be happy and successful, but no matter how positive we try to be, sometimes events can overtake us--bringing us down. When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some very inspiring people. You just might get the lift you need to take you to your happy (and …

Motivation

DC Comics mourns Darwyn Cooke, who gave iconic heroes an iconic style

Award-winning illustrator dies at 53 after bout with cancer<p>Darwyn Cooke, the influential illustrator of numerous iconic heroes in the DC universe of characters, died on Saturday after a short battle against cancer. He was 53.<p>Cooke began as an animator on two key cartoon series in the 1990s: <i>Batman:</i> …