Nicole San Juan

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The Man Who Photographed a Forgotten America by Moonlight

Noel Kerns is an American time traveler. His camera has taken him on road trips across Texas, down Route 66, and through the ghost towns of the …

Trespassing

Architect turns old cement factory into incredible fairytale home - and the interior will blow you away

When Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill stumbled upon an abandoned cement factory in 1973, he saw opportunity in the ruins. Bofill bought the early …

Cement

Feed your entire neighborhood with this new garden idea from Ikea

Come for a salad, stay for the opportunity to provide meals for others. That appears to be the new mantra from Ikea and Space10, described as “a …

Peace One Day

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: “Happiness is a state of mind.” As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

5 Elements That Will Muck Up Your Short Story

Editors at literary journals spend countless (and often thankless!) hours reading through hundreds of short story submissions from writers who hope …

8 Colours That will bring a Fresh Change your Home

Several studies show that the colors on the walls and house decoration influence and impact on our mood. A color can increase positive energy, …

Living Rooms

15+ Stunning Satellite Photos That Will Change How You See Our World

Photographer Benjamin Grant has set off on a mission to change the way we see our planet with his stunning photo project - Daily Overview.<p>Every …

Photography

This is what happens when NASA engineers hold a pumpkin-carving competition

It feels like it's been Halloween for weeks, but (fun fact here) it's actually only Halloween <i>today</i>. So although you may be suffering from spooky-fatigue, you've got one last chance to enjoy the season. You could put up some decorations, buy some sweets for trick-or-treaters, and maybe even carve a …

A 17-Year-Old Entrepreneur Summed Up Perfectly What So Many Companies Just Don't Get

He may be young, but this is wise advice.<p>Connor Blakley is an entrepreneur, a Fortune 500 consultant, and popular speaker who's delivered presentations on a range of topics including youth marketing, personal branding, and social media.<p>He's also 17 years old.<p>I met Connor about a year ago, after …

The Psychology of Colors in Marketing and Branding

The psychology of colors and their effect is one of the most interesting and controversial aspects of marketing. The depth of the analysis has always …

UI Design

14 books every modern gentleman should read

Being a modern gentleman is about more than just knowing what to wear or what to put in your bathroom. It's also about being informed about the world …

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

Clint Eastwood

The Ultimate Guide to Writing Exceptional Copy

Writing exceptional copy is ridiculously difficult.<p>Arguably the single-most important skill required of any digital marketer, it is often one of the …

Marketing

Hunting for hygge, a new ingredient in Denmark’s recipe for happiness

The Danes are ranked as the world’s most contented people, and many believe it’s down to the art of cosiness, simple pleasures and living well<p>Jeppe Trolle Linnet’s gaze dances around Bang & Jensen, his favourite Copenhagen café-bar, seeking out anything and everything that brings it <i>hygge</i>, that …

The Real Role Of Storytelling In Marketing

When we think about using storytelling as a marketing tactic we often get confused about the purpose of the story. Most marketing tries to tell the …

Marketing

Nike Calls Serena Williams the Greatest Athlete Ever in This Striking U.S. Open Ad

At a press conference at Wimbledon in July, a reporter asked Serena Williams how she felt about going down in the history books as "one of the …

Dixie Builds Diners in Dead Zones to Help Friends and Families Reconnect

You might complain about your crappy cell service every now and then, but in 2016 it's pretty hard to find a dead zone. That means it's much easier …

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How we saved $40,000 to travel the world for a year...and never came back

Many of us have dreamed of trading in our 9-5 desk jobs to travel the world.<p>But a lucky few have made it a reality.<p>After returning home from a week in Mexico in 2008, Nick Wharton and Dariece Swift decided they wanted to spend an entire year traveling.<p>So the couple spent the next eight months …

Dubai is building the world's first hotel with its own rainforest — here's what it's like inside

Set to open in 2018, the Rosemont Hotel and Residences will boast over 2 million square feet of hotel, residential, and leisure space, an artificial beach, and a glass-bottom pool suspended above the streets of Dubai.<p>The hotel, designed by ZAS Architects, will be accommodated by a 47-storey tower …

Skyscrapers

Scientists blown away by adorable, goggle-eyed cuttlefish

Scientists couldn't contain their coos when their undersea mission unearthed this adorable cuttlefish.<p>The researchers were aboard the E/V Nautilus, a research vessel which is exploring the ocean off the coast of California.<p>The cute creature is called a stubby squid, even though it is more related …

Cute

This Streaming Site Wants To Be The Netflix Of Indie Festival Films

Flix Premiere is an online version of movies-on-demand.<p>And now, another reason to end your cable subscription: More indie movies on-demand. With a name perilously close to our readers' favorite streaming service, Flix Premiere positions itself as something between Netflix and cable providers' …

THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER - Official UK Trailer. In Cinemas 19 August

10 Stunning Greenhouse Conservatories Around the World Photos

Found in magnificent gardens around the world, glass conservatories are both practical and beautiful. Though the words conservatory and greenhouse are often used interchangeably, greenhouses are simple structures that function mainly to grow delicate plants and fruit trees. A greenhouse …

The Large Hadron Collider Is Back, And Set to Flip The Science World on Its Head

You ain’t seen nothing yet.<p>The world’s largest science experiment, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), has only been around for eight years, and it’s …