Michael Rivera

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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

Razer's Project Linda turns your phone into a laptop

It's been the dream of smartphones for well over a decade, and basically every attempt so far has been a failure. Razer is now giving it a shot and, …

Forget Cryptocurrencies, Invest In Platforms

If the story of 2017 for the financial world turned in large part on the mainstream recognition of Bitcoin, then the story for 2018 in the …

Forget Bitcoin: Here Are 12 Cryptocurrencies You Should Be Following

The search for "the next bitcoin" has begun.<p>With 2017 now in the books, we can officially look back and dub it the "year of the cryptocurrency." …

5 amazing books I read this year

Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity. Although I’m lucky that I get to meet with a lot of interesting people and visit fascinating …

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Political street art sightings from across the country and around the world

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> My name's Hunter Schwarz, and I co-write CNN's COVER/LINE newsletter, about the intersection of politics and pop culture. I've written about and photographed political street art across the country, from a mural of the Obamas in Washington, DC, to a 14-foot Donald Trump posted …

Photos of Cats Doing Martial Arts

Hisakata Hiroyuki is a Japanese photographer who has focused his career on a rather unusual subject matter: action photos of cats that make them look …

Tony Robbins Reveals the Secrets to Ultimate Happiness

Being grateful is the key to happiness, says entrepreneur, philanthropist and New York Times Best-Selling Author Tony Robbins in an interview with …

30+ Dazzling Works of Resin Art That Capture the Material’s Versatility

Renowned for both its experimental nature and ethereal aesthetic, resin is proving particularly popular among today's top creatives. While the compound—which can be cultivated naturally or synthetically created—has traditionally been used in polishes and varnishes, many contemporary artists and …

Three of the world’s most powerful billionaires agree—there’s one trait you need to succeed

Not a lot of people know about Ray Dalio, and he prefers it that way.<p>Considered one of the “100 most influential people in the world” by <i>Time</i> magazine, Dalio is the founder of <i>Bridgewater Associates,</i> the largest hedge fund in the world, with $122 billion under management.<p>So he’s kind of a big …

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Lifting the lid on Japan’s underground Chicano culture

Japan has always been famous for its fashion subcultures. Walk about Tokyo on the weekend and you'll see the usual mash-up of lolita, rockabilly and cosplay enthusiasts. But look that little bit harder and you'll also see the chino slacks, white vests and tattoos belonging to Japanese 'Cholos' – …

The “Internet Of Food,” DNA Testing, And The Quest For The Perfect Diet

You are what you eat. But everybody’s different, and everybody should eat differently. Technology can help.<p>“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.”<p>Hippocrates may not have actually put it in quite those words, but that slogan summarizes his brand of doctoring. Just eat healthy food, …

The Organizer to the Stars Shares Her Best Packing Tips

<b>What are your tried-and-trusted packing tips? Share your traveling wisdom with us.</b>

How to Eat Your Way Along the Russian River

These seven spots are changing the river’s eating scene for the better.<p>Northern Californians have long loved the Russian River for its low-key …

The Sicilian secret known to Plato and Churchill: the food and scenery of Syracuse

Back when Plato was philosophizing about virtue and Archimedes was defining pi, the most beautiful corner of the sprawling Greek Empire was Syracuse.<p>That is Syracuse of Sicily, not upstate New York. How a city in a North American icebox could be named after a beautiful, sun-splashed town on the …

The most luxurious hotel in the world's top chains | CNN Travel

(CNN) — With the growing popularity of Airbnb and boutique hotels, large international hotel chains have had to work harder than ever to win travelers' loyalty as a place to stay. Now, more than ever, high-end luxury chains such as The Four Seasons and St. Regis are endeavoring to banish brand-name …

The Curse of the Ramones

Onstage, they were the personification of unity – even family. The four men dressed the same –in leather motorcycle jackets, weathered jeans, …

13 Reasons to Join Our Mothers' Book Club

By Off the Shelf Staff | Off the Shelf<p>Voracious reader and late-night funnyman Seth Meyers gets his book recommendations from someone pretty special -- his mom! So we at Off the Shelf asked our mothers to recommend some of their favorite books. As expected, our moms did not disappoint.<p><b>One Hundred</b> …

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