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So Ono: 5 "Super Tasty" Hawaiian Dishes You Have to Try

Tuck into Hawaiian favorites, like the malasada, something between a donut hole and a jelly donut. (Photo: Alamy)<p>A quick Hawaiian language lesson: …

Nikon D7500: What you need to know

The Nikon D7200 was, and still is, an extremely capable camera. So for Nikon to truly make its successor worth its salt, something other than a …

Cameras

Does the Afterlife Exist?

'The OA' and 'The Discovery' justify an afterlife with science. The real story is much murkier.<p>In the Netflix original movie <i>The Discovery</i>, a …

Consciousness

Democrats have a new and surprising weapon on Capitol Hill: Power

Democrats in Congress have a new and surprising tool at their disposal in the era of one-party Republican rule in President Trump’s Washington: power.<p>It turns out that Republicans need the minority party to help them avoid a government shutdown at the end of April, when the current spending deal to …

Planned Parenthood

4 basic problems cause all the cognitive biases that screw up our judgment

<i>Four months ago I attempted to synthesize Wikipedia's crazy list of cognitive biases, and after banging my head against the wall for weeks, came up with this</i> <i>Cognitive Bias Cheat Sheet</i> <i>which</i> <i>John Manoogian III,</i><i>beautifully organized into the above poster. Since then, I've started working on a book</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Revolutionary new drug might actually reverse aging

A protein complex has been shown to repair DNA damage caused by radiation or old age.<p>There are all sorts of products available to consumers that …

New South Wales

Apparently No One Will Hire the Former Governor Who Signed the Transphobic Bathroom Law

"People are reluctant to hire me, because, 'Oh my gosh, he's a bigot,'" former North Carolina governor Pat McCrory said.<p>Former North Carolina governor Pat McCrory cemented his legacy when he signed House Bill 2 into law last March, which forces transgender people to use bathrooms according to the …

LGBTQI

Residential wind turbine from India costs as much as an iPhone

Rooftop solar panels are typically the go-to technology to power homes with renewable energy. But two brothers from India are now working to make …

35+ Inspirational Photographers to Follow

Photo by Taras BychkoIf you’re looking for inspiration, follow these photographers:Elif GulenSean LotmanJosh WhiteAik Beng ChiaChristine ChungChu …

Inspiration

A Surreal Sunset

Sunset over Yosemite Valley with Cathedral Rocks, El Capitan, and Horsetail Fall, YosemiteThe best photography tales always seem to start with …

Landscape Photography

$500 DSLR Camera vs $50,000 Arri Alexa Mini Camera

Which is the best camera? A budget Canon DSLR or an Arri Alexa Mini?<p>Download the original Alexa footage: …

Your dog knows when you're being a jerk, so you better be nice

Naughty or nice, your dog has a way of knowing whether you’re being a jerk or not. That’s right, the ever-forgiving, sweet-as-can-be dogs in our …

Let's talk about overpopulation...

Overpopulation is seen as one of the biggest environmental threats our planet faces. But is the problem too many people - or too much …

Geography

Photography Tutorial Package- Creating the Photograph: On Assignment at a Restaurant

Today, we’re super psyched to finally launch a special product that we’ve been working on for a really long time–Creating the Photograph: On …

7 Quotes of a Lifetime | Inc.com

Many of us have our favorite quotes, and I have often wondered, what makes some statements so powerful that they stick out? What makes some phrases relevant for generations?<p>Experts tell us that humans are aspirational, and when challenges arise we often turn to words of wisdom for support and …

Leadership

Watch this super cute 4-year-old sing 'You've Got a Friend In Me' with her dad

Though Claire Ryann and her dad released a studio version of <i>Toy Story</i>'s "You've Got a Friend In Me" back in October, the pair made a live cover that …

25 Enlightening Quotes From Thich Nhat Hanh That Will Transform Your Perspective on Life

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? If you haven’t, he is master Buddhist teacher who is renowned for his amazing wisdom on self-compassion, mindfulness …

Meditation

The unprecedented drop in global sea ice, in one terrifying gif

This could be what a global warming tipping point looks like.<p>Arctic sea ice area and volume have collapsed in recent decades. And the North Pole has …

Here's Obama's exit memo to America

In a Medium post, Obama reflected on the dire economic environment he inherited when he took office in 2009 amid the financial collapse.<p>"In the depths of that winter, on January 20, 2009, I stood before you and swore a sacred oath," Obama wrote. "I told you that day that the challenges we faced …

Income Inequality

2016 Is a Horror Movie in This Slightly Terrifying Trailer

It's scary because it's real.<p>Even the scariest horror movies have nothing on 2016. From creepy clowns roaming the streets to the deaths of countless beloved icons, this year has been nothing short of unsettling—and most of us are more than ready for it to be over.<p>But if you need more proof of just …

Horror