Nael Alavi

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How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …


10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Why We Should Replace the U.S. Congress With Baboons

<i>MEMO TO CONGRESS FROM THE AMERICAN PEOPLE</i><p>Get out.<p>No, seriously, get the f*@k out before we have security escort you out. Your security credentials have been revoked and your emails will be deactivated within the hour. If you feel this is too harsh, take it up with your representative in Congress. …

Thadé – Anatomical Roots

French artist Thadé intertwines human anatomy, nature, and religious elements through flowing, rootlike lines. View more of her work at Behance!

Heaven Is for Real -- and Overrated

In April of 2010, during a routine cosmetic surgery at St. John's Hospital in Sherman Oaks, California, I received an accidental overdose of anesthetic. For 18 hours, I lay comatose, with no brain activity, my body functions sustained by machines. By most definitions, I was dead. Despite this, my …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

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Readers' Poll: The 25 Funniest Movies of All Time

From 'Airplane!' and 'Animal House' to 'The Big Lebowski'<p>There haven't been many good comedies in the last few years, which might explain why …