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Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

Report: White Men Stockpile Guns Because They’re Afraid of Black People

In a clear case of reverse racism, an obscure, little-known discipline called “science” has revealed that the vast majority of gun owners are …

Walking While Black: Bodycam Footage Shows Brutal Beating of North Carolina Man Over Alleged Jaywalking, Trespassing 

The incident occurred in August of last year, but it was only earlier this week, on Wednesday, that police bodycam footage was obtained by the …

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Need to Stack Your Network With These Types of People

Most parents at some point give their kids a lecture about the importance of not getting caught up hanging with the "wrong crowd." The well-meaning warnings come because our parents know how closely our actions (and at times inaction) are tied to the people we invest our precious time in.<p>The idea …

Bill Gates

The FBI's War on Black-Owned Bookstores

At the height of the Black Power movement, the Bureau focused on the unlikeliest of public enemies: black independent booksellers.<p>In the spring of 1968, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover announced to his agents that COINTELPRO, the counter-intelligence program established in 1956 to combat communists, …

Black History

Donald Trump: White Jesus

“The most dangerous madmen are those created by religion, and ... people whose aim is to disrupt society always know how to make good use of them on …

Hillary Clinton, Jeff Sessions and America’s Secret Slave System

Contrary to popular belief, slavery was never outlawed in the United States. This statement is not a debatable, half-twisted analysis or a cynical …

A Racist in the Oval Office

Donald Trump grew up in a wealthy white enclave in Queens, and he first came to public attention in 1973, when the Justice Department sued his father’s real-estate company for refusing to rent apartments to people “because of race and color.” (Trump strongly denied the charges, which eventually led …

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one thing--how is the LLC taxed? It seems your friend forgot to mention this part.<p>Understanding LLC taxation can …

Tax Preparation

A Cinematographer's Best Friend: How to Use a Light Meter

Light meters are one of the most helpful and powerful tools that DPs have at their disposal, but how exactly do you use them?<p>As a cinematographer, …

7 Common Portrait Lighting Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

If you’re just getting started in studio portrait light, here’s a 12-minute video that may be helpful to you. Photographer Antti Karppinen shares 7 …

Off-Camera Flash Photography Overview

<b>OFF-CAMERA FLASH USING MANUAL MODE</b><p>TTL is definitely convenient, especially for beginner photographers, but that convenience comes with some …

‘All over America dudes like me are being pressed to confront our privilege. And. We. Are. Freaking. Out.’

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a white heterosexual male (WHM) in possession of his privilege will be reluctant to recognize it. Back in …

Civil Rights

The Average 55-Plus Worker Doesn't Have Enough Retirement Savings to Live On -- Do You?

By the time you reach age 55, you likely have 15 years or less to go before you retire. That's why it's so troubling that the Federal Reserve's <i>2016 Survey of Consumer Finances</i> found that workers between the ages of 55 and 64 had an average retirement savings balance of just $135,000, which is not …

A Basic Breakdown of How Lights Change the Look of Your Subject

Keys, fills, kickers, and background lights—what exactly do each of them do?<p>As a beginner, lighting can be really intimidating. Not only do you have …

7 Powerful Free Photo Editors For Making Professional Looking Images

We all want to use and share great-looking images, whether it’s for professional or personal use. And when it comes to creating content for an …

A 20-Minute HIIT Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Is anyone else having some serious whiplash with fall zipping by? We feel you. And with the holidays right around the corner, we're starting to feel …

Finally Learn How To Capture Natural Moments (and Smiles!) From Your Kiddos

It’s so hard trying to capture nice photos of your kids. Their attention spans are short and sitting still for mom just to say “cheese” is not so fun. Plus, hiring a professional photographer can get expensive, right?<p>That’s why we partnered with photographer Angie Monson to give you all her tips …

Photography

How To Exercise In A Busy Gym

<b>How To Exercise In A Busy Gym</b><p>By Andy Pilides<p>www.morethanmuscle.co.uk<p>In an ideal world you would enter the gym with your set program, you would then …

A space age home for the modern era!

Contemporary home design is coming on in leaps and bounds, thanks to the imaginations and creativity of the incredible architects that are redefining …

How to decorate Easter eggs using stuff you already have in your kitchen

Scrambling to get ready for Easter, and don't think there's time to hit the craft stores and dye eggs? Think again.<p>Awesome ingredients for dyeing and decorating eggstraordinary Easter eggs are as close as the kitchen cupboards, closets or desk drawer.<p><b>How to make perfect hard-boiled eggs, …

Wynton Marsalis Gives 12 Tips on How to Practice: For Musicians, Athletes, or Anyone Who Wants to Learn Something New

<i>Photo by Eric Delmar, Wikipedia Commons</i><p>Practicing for countless hours before we can be good at something seems burdensome and boring. Maybe that's …

This Prefab Cabin Was Built in 10 Days for Only $80,000

The cabin is in Russia, but the builder is now accepting pre-orders in the U.S.<p>Nestled in the woods of Kazan, a city in southwest Russia, sits a 1,184-square-foot DublDom, one of several DublDom modular prefab homes designed by the Moscow-based architect firm, Bio Architects.<p>What makes the DublDom …

Prefab Homes

How to Fix All Your Sleep Problems With Science

We spend about a third of our life sleeping. Both the quality of our night’s rest and our overall health depend directly on our sleep posture and on …

Your Browser’s Incognito Mode Can Help You Book a Cheaper Vacation

These 20 Black Kitchens Make a Stylish Impact Photos

While white kitchens are a perennial favorite for their clean, fresh look, decorating with black is quickly becoming a popular trend in kitchen design. Black cabinets pump up the drama in the space, particularly when paired with brass hardware or lighting. Dark stone countertops offer a stylish …

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

Monotype’s New Office Pays Tribute To 750 Different Fonts

Most of us can’t get through a day without reading something in Helvetica or Times New Roman. Monotype, the global type foundry that controls those and many other iconic fonts, recently completed its new London office–and its products took on a very visible architectural role.<p>Ben Adams Architects …

50 of the Most Stunning Wedding Photos of 2016

Get ready to be swept off your feet.<p>Care to be swept off your feet? Fifty stunning wedding photos were just judged the best in the world in 2016 by renowned wedding photographers Mike and Shari Valley of Shari + Mike, Ben and Erin Chrisman of Chrisman Studios, and Benj Haisch. Scroll on to see the …

Weddings

17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Google Scholar