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Electric Pen

Edison and his laboratory staff developed the electric pen and press during the summer and fall of 1875. The key feature of this copying system was …

Insurance

Relic or reformer? A Nigerian emir wants to take his ancient city into the modern era

Nigeria

8 emerging tactics to enhance your marketing strategy

As the world changes, your customer outreach should, too.<p>People today are more mobile, more informed and more inundated than ever before. We are …

The scientific, efficient way to learn languages: “spaced repetition”

Before your trip abroad, you hit the flashcards hard. You memorized how to say essential words and phrases like “hello,” “where is the bathroom,” and “I’ll have a beer.” But once you arrived, it’s like your brain had never encountered the language at all. Words would not come.<p>It’s not you, it’s how …

Language Learning

Tattoo & Piercing Sterilization Techniques

Over the course of our <i>Sterilization Series</i>, we've discussed all sterilization methods briefly, outlined the sterilization classes, and delved more …

Tattoo Setup Procedure

Bring client to station (if they aren’t there already there)<p>Wash hands<p>Don two cloves<p>Clean area of the body to be tattooed with paper towel and soap …

Inside New York's oldest store in Chinatown – photo essay

Wing On Wo & Co was founded in 1890 by Walter Eng as a general store on Mott Street, in the heart of Manhattan’s budding Chinatown, originally selling products ranging from Chinese herbs to roast pig. Photographer Tim Knox met the family and found out about the WOW Project<p>In 1920, Walter Eng and …

Chinese New Year

Dog Breed Guide Is a Hilariously Accurate Representation of 20+ Different Pups

Choosing a canine companion can be a challenge. Different dog breeds each have their own personalities that might mesh perfectly with yours, or the two of you might drive each other crazy. Luckily, illustrator Grace Gogarty, aka Little Tunny, has created a hilariously helpful guide to distinguish …

LES Partnership Seeks Artist Proposals For Pedestrian Plazas

Straus Square.Here’s a new opportunity for artists on the Lower East Side. The LES Partnership is inviting proposals for artwork to be displayed on …

Manhattan

Procreate Tutorial 1

Jeremy Clarkson Reviewed The Tesla Model X With A Team Of Six Lawyers

Tesla has come a long way since it sued <i>Top Gear</i> over Jeremy Clarkson’s review of the Tesla Roadster in 2011. After swearing off Teslas for years, …

24 Foolproof Valentine's Day Recipes If You'd Rather Cook At Home

The key to the heart is through the stomach.

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates's Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad Either) | Inc.com

If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world is wrong. And not just a little wrong--wrong wrong, flat-earth wrong, couldn't-<i>be</i>-more-wrong."<p>The quote appears on …

Bill Gates

352: The Ghost of Bobby Dunbar

In 1912 a four-year-old boy named Bobby Dunbar went missing in a swamp in Louisiana. Eight months later, he was found in the hands of a wandering …

Kidnapping

The Absolute Best Lower East Side Restaurants

<i>The Lower East Side’s ever-changing amalgamation of cultures and history as a home for migrant populations mean the dining options are as varied as</i> …

59 Dope Things On Amazon Prime That Have A Cult Following

It's hard to imagine that knife sets and hair brushes could inspire such fanatical enthusiasm, yet scroll through some of Amazon's highest-rated …

Skin Care

Places You Should Visit in 2018 Before They Get Too Popular

For every primo travel destination, there’s a sweet spot to find it. Visit too soon -- say, before the airlines start offering half-decent service …

13 must-follow Instagram accounts for NYC history lovers

Old New York comes alive thanks to these Instagram accounts<p>Instagram is chock-full of photographers capturing visually arresting images of New York City in the here and now. But for those who prefer the city’s past to its present, there are also a bunch of accounts dedicated to curating a veritable …

This Is Not a Sex Panic

Stories of gray areas are exactly what more men need to hear.<p>The story of Aziz Ansari and “Grace” is playing out as a sort of Rorschach test.<p>One night in the lives of two young people with vintage cameras is crystallizing debate over an entire movement. Depending on how readers were primed to see …

Aziz Ansari

I was getting buried in clutter. Here’s how I finally got free.

With closets overstuffed with clothes that didn't fit, pots that threatened an avalanche every time I wanted to boil an egg and bookshelves packed two volumes deep, my apartment felt burdened. Growing piles of rubber tubs made it onerous to clean the floors — especially because my vacuum resided …

Minimalism

Core Documents

Core Documents<p>The following five documents have been designated as core because they are fundamental for professional museum operations and embody …

Museums

This Genius Hack for Packing Jeans Will Change Your Suitcase Forever

There’s nothing more frustrating than trying to cram your favorite pair of jeans into an already-stuffed suitcase. Seriously, how is it that even the</i> …

Clothing

10 Instagram Automation Tools to Build a Massive Following

Instagram has immense power to make or break brands and influencers. For example, Halo Top Creamery increased online sales by 2,500 percent after …

Marketing

Dear Guy Who Just Made My Burrito:

Have you ever been to Earth?<p>On Earth, we use the word “burrito” to describe a tortilla filled with things you eat. Pretty simple stuff, and I’m …

Trips in Europe everyone should take according to the world's top travel experts

The Ice Hotel, Finland.Flickr/bjaglin<p>No matter how many countries you've been to, there's always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritise one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked top travel bloggers and …

European Travel

Bolting tack check horses, overweight riders — and more of 2017’s most-read news stories

1. Olympic horse bolts after bridle accidentally removed at tack check<p><b>Read by +184,000 website visitors</b><p>A picture sequence showed that Aachen’s major …

Trump Administration

How to make your morning oats taste a whole lot better

Consider this a friendly reminder that the humble oat is one of the most versatile ingredients around. From our archives, here are a few ways to work them into your breakfast routine:<p>Apple Cider Muesli, above. An overnight soak renders these oats tender and chewy. Play around with the liquid and …

Breakfast

How to Get the Most Out of Farmers’ Markets While Traveling

Visiting a local farmers’ market should be on every vacation itinerary, according to the French chef Alain Ducasse, who runs 25 restaurants in nine countries. “No matter what city or town they’re in, farmers’ markets are a year-round attraction and about much more than produce,” he said. “They’re …

Farming