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The Insanely Lucrative World Of Fake Chinese 'Masterpieces'

If you’ve stayed in an American hotel this past decade, you’re probably a connoisseur of Chinese art.<p>That is, not museum-bound stuff, but the $600 million-a-year industry of fakes -- like the "Gerhard Richter" below -- spiraling largely out of Dafen, a small village in the Guangdong province of …

Cauliflower Cutlets/Patties with Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Dear Foodies, We are finally seeing some much needed rains here this weekend. Its been overcast for the last few days with frequent bursts of rain …

Os passaportes mais poderosos do mundo

Em ranking elaborado por consultoria, Estados Unidos e Reino Unido lideram; Brasil é o 17º colocado, junto a Romênia e Mônaco<p>Você já ficou preso na …

A Glimpse Into the World of Forensic Photography

Nick Marsh has been a forensic photographer for over two decades over the UK, and he offers his forensic imaging consulting services to the London …

The Incredible Work Habits of 12 Great Artists

What does it take to make great art? Work habits and muses may vary.<p>1. Salvador Dali<p>Dreams were the greatest muse of the surrealist painter. So Dali …

The Art of Billie Holiday’s Life

Some biographies of artists take in the whole life—preferably with equal attention to the work, and integrating the two elements to the extent that the work invites it. Others offer a bio-slice or synecdoche, centered on one particular period, relationship, or field of activity to provide an …

9 Things You Must Do for Your Brain

Very few of us have been taught how to keep our brains healthy.<p>We know too many sweets are bad for our weight. It's easy to remember too little sleep will affect our mood. Every child knows that a Band-Aid is the answer for a scrape or cut. But what about our brains? What are we supposed to do when …

Mindfulness

Black blocs ameaçam aterrorizar próximo protesto

<b>1. Manifestantes participam de ato a favor do impeachment da Presidente Dilma Rousseff, no bairro de Copacabana, zona sul do Rio de Janeiro, na manhã</b> …

Punição de blogueiro Raif Badawi tensiona relações entre alemães e sauditas | DW | 08.03.2015

Após seu encontro com o rei Salman da Arábia Saudita, neste domingo (08/03), o ministro alemão da Economia e Energia e vice-chanceler federal alemão, …

Egito investiga vídeo de sexo explícito filmado nas pirâmides

CAIRO (Reuters) - O Egito está investigando como turistas estrangeiros conseguiram filmar um vídeo pornográfico perto das Pirâmides de Gizé, disse o governo.<p>“Há filmagens ilegais de cenas pornográficas na área das pirâmides, feitas por uma turista estrangeira”, disse o ministro Mamdouh al-Damaty em …

Garry Winogrand: the man who defined street photography

In the decades following the Second World War, Garry Winogrand, a towering figure in the history of street photography, portrayed New York – and the rest of America – in an innovative and widely influential new way<p>During the 1950s and 1960s the photographer Garry Winogrand stalked the sidewalks of</b> …

‘Jihadista John’ é identificado como um jovem de 20 anos de Londres

John, o Jihadista, já tem um nome. Segundo informações detalhadas publicadas nesta quinta-feira pelo jornal <i>The Washington Post</i>, o homem mascarado com …

matar paneer recipe, how to make matar paneer | mutter paneer recipe

heat oil or ghee. add 1/2 tsp cumin seeds. saute the cumin till they splutter.<p>then add the ground masala paste. stir. take care while sauteing as the …

Town Accuses Photographer of Staging His Shots That Won World Press Photo

Charleroi is a town of about 200,000 people in Belgium that has fallen upon some tough times in recent years due to increases in unemployment, …

Jihadista ‘John’, que matou reféns ocidentais, é identificado

O jihadista do Estado Islâmico (EI) conhecido como ‘John’, que tem sotaque britânico e foi responsável pelo assassinato de reféns ocidentais, foi …

Aprenda receita francesa de cheesecake

Delícia leva calda de frutas vermelhas caseira<p>Os moradores da zona Sul do Rio de Janeiro têm um novo motivo para sair de casa. Aterrizando na Cidade …

Monet Worth $12 Million is Repaired After Man Punches a Hole Through It

A man named Andrew Shannon visited The National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin on June 29, 2012. Once inside, Shannon walked up to a Monet painting …

Sending A Handwritten Letter Is Now As Easy As Using Gmail

But does a note in your handwriting done by a bot look like it’s sent from uncanny valley? We test out letter-writing company Bond to see.<p>Sitting on my desk is a lovely note, written on thick, customized stationery with my name scrawled across the top. It’s in my handwriting, but I didn’t write it. …

Robotics

Rich Nation, Poor People: Saudi Arabia by Lynsey Addario

Fatima Hazazi stands in front of boxes of medicine she requires monthly to treat her kidney problem at home in Riyadh, S<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Lynsey …

5 Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Someone: Backed By Research

Here are the things you can tell just by looking at someone<p>As for personality, you can generally trust your gut when guessing extraversion, …

Nobel Prize

4 Stories Great Leaders Tell To Engage Their People

German novelist and playwright Gustav Freytag wanted to understand how storytelling impacted the human psyche. He wondered, “What makes a story so engaging that it changes a person’s behavior?” After studying William Shakespeare’s work, Freytag designed a map of storytelling—a key that explained …

EXAME

São Paulo – Não há nada mais desmotivador do que chegar ao fim da página de um livro e perceber que a <b>concentração</b> foi embora entre um parágrafo e …

butter naan recipe, how to make butter naan recipe on tawa | naan recipes

in a bowl, take the instant yeast, sugar. add water and stir the mixture.<p>then add 1 cup whole wheat flour and stir or whisk it with the rest of the …

matar paneer bhurji recipe, how to make matar paneer bhurji recipe

Sharing is Caring!<p><b>matar paneer bhurji recipe</b> with step by step photos – matar paneer bhurji, <b></b>paneer bhurji <b></b>and egg bhurji are popular breakfast recipes …

Recipes

Dal Makhani Recipe Restaurant Style, How to make Punjabi Dal Makhani Recipe

<b>dal makhani recipe</b> with step by step pics – one of the most popular dal recipe from punjabi cuisine. this dal makhani recipe is restaurant style and …

paneer kheer recipe, how to make paneer kheer | kheer recipes

take milk in a wide bottomed pan or sauce pan and keep it on stove top on a low to medium flame.<p>whilst the milk comes to a boil, crumble the paneer …

Why So Many Art Forgers Want to Get Caught

History shows there's glory and money to be had from ripping off the works of great artists.<p>If you were a criminal, enjoying the lucrative fruits of your illicit labors and wishing to continue them, in secret, for as long as possible, I would recommend against buying an enormous submarine, …

Doleiro envolvido na Lava Jato declara patrimônio modesto à Receita Federal

Apesar de informar ter poucos bens, Alberto Youssef já aceitou devolver uma fortuna de R$ 55 milhões aos cofres públicos<p>Um dos <b>milionários presos na</b> …

Oli Sansom

The Psychology of Flow: What Game Design Reveals about the Deliberate Tensions of Great Writing

A full creative life requires equally that we cultivate a capacity for boredom, as legendary psychoanalyst Adam Phillips asserted, and learn to welcome rather than avoid difficulty, as Nietzsche believed. Great stories, like great life-stories, are woven of the same interplay between fertile ennui …