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Artist Rafael Varona crams magical stories into tiny GIFs

"It saved my life."<p>The second edition of "Impossible Bottles" features miniature worlds that are even more dense with detail than the originals. One bottle shows a mad scientist powering his home with a massive, lumbering robot underground. Another features a group of foreign explorers apparently …

GIF Animations

The Greatest New Innovative Technologies of 2016

The World Economic Forum (WEF) and Scientific American have recently joined forces and devised a list of the top ten most innovative technologies of …

World Economic Forum

10 Science Fiction Authors Whose Books Just Kept Getting Stranger

A lot of authors tend to become more conventional over time. They get more mainstream cred, mellow out, and sand the rough edges off their work. But …

This Daily Habit Gives You Better Brain Function and a Longer Life

It costs little or nothing, and you can do it anywhere.<p>What if there was one simple thing you could do every day that would give you better brain function and a longer life? What if that thing cost little or nothing, and you could do it anywhere, including in bed, on an airplane, or in the bathtub? …

The 7 Critical Elements Of A Great Book

I used to do manuscript appraisals when I taught creative writing full time. I would never have been able to do it without teaching, though, because …

Imaginative Illustration Series

Originaire de Hong Kong, Peony Yip est une illustratrice qui travaille sous le mystérieux nom de <i>White Deer</i>. Et c’est d’une manière aussi mystérieuse …

How Psychedelic Drugs Can Be Used to Effectively Treat Addiction Issues, Anxiety and Depression

Vox writer German Lopez investigated how the use of psychedelic drugs such as LSD and psilocybin, is currently being studied in its effectiveness to …

Improve Your Knowledge Of Color Space And Depth

If you’ve fiddled enough in Photoshop and Lightroom you’ve probably come across color space and color depth. It is imperative for you to understand …

How To Use Color To Prove Your Point, From A Data Viz Expert

The importance of color theory is a well-explored topic in art and design. But what about when it comes to information design?<p>When working with large amounts of data, precision is key. The same is true of the art of data visualization: size, shape, shade, hue–the tiniest details of a visualization …

Top 10 Best Photo Editing Software for 2016

With new apps and photo editing software making changes in an image is a easy task, in a few clicks you can change the backgrounds, crop, rotate and …

Photo Editing

Skin and Walls: Bold Tattoos by Street Artist Luca Font

Luca Altini, aka Luca Font, occupies two distinct parts of the art world. He got his start with graffiti, tagging walls when he was 15 or 16 years …

Body Art

Scientists Complete the Most Detailed Map of the Brain Ever

To me, maps always conjure up a sense of exploration.<p>Back in the Age of Discovery, rudimentary maps allowed European explorers to sail into the vast …

Bad Arguments: Learning the Lost Art of Making Sense

<b>Cindy</b>: No matter your political affiliation, there’s nothing like an election year to bring out the bad logic. Lynn and I discovered <i>The Illustrated</i> …

These amazing new contraceptives could be the future of birth control

There are a lot of options for contraception today, from the pill to vasectomies, but they're not perfect. They can be high-maintenance (like taking a pill every day) and aren't always reliable (condoms break 3 percent of the time).<p>However, scientists are trying to come up with better options. …

12 tips for writing fast – or at least faster

<b>Don’t separate</b> the reporting and writing process. Integrate them. Begin writing it in your head from the moment you get the assignment and all during …

From ketamine to cupboard therapy: the future of mental health treatment

With big pharma short on solutions, we talk to people pioneering new ways to beat conditions including anxiety, depression and schizophrenia<p>Once upon a time, the future of mental health treatment was drugs. The advent of Prozac and whole class of similar medication in the 1990s gave doctors an easy …

Scientists find new antibiotic in the human nose

By Lena H. Sun<p>, Reporter<p>Scientists have discovered a bacterium living inside the human nose that produces an antibiotic capable of killing one of the most hard-to-treat pathogens — a pathogen that causes serious, even deadly skin and wound infections, bloodstream infections and pneumonia.<p>German …

Medicine

Scientists have found a perfect illustration of how the climate is spiraling ‘out of control’

By Chelsea Harvey<p>Several months ago, climate scientist Ed Hawkins made headlines with a stunning animated visualization of the change in global temperature over the past 150 years. At the time, he told The Washington Post that the graphic was an attempt to “communicate in a different way,” and his …

Climate Change

The future is a smarter world of dumber devices

With smartphones in all of our pockets, it’s easy to laugh at Thomas Watson’s reputed remark that “there is a world market for about five computers.” But what if he was off by only four computers instead of four billion?<p>In the early 2000s, we lived in an era of expensive storage and slow …

Internet of Things

The Man Who Captured Time

Eadweard Muybridge revealed a new universe of motion with his camera, but history has largely obscured his extraordinary accomplishments with photography.<p>The first humans who put paint on stone drew deer, buffalo, horses. They drew all the beasts man knew, and they painted them running.<p>It started …

San Francisco

Engineered bacteria are helping us add memory to living computers

Modern society is built on the silicon chip. It’s almost impossible to imagine life without these tiny plastic slabs that have become embedded into …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

A boom in certain industries means that some parts of the country are seeing remarkable job growth.<p>3:56 p.m. July 6, 2018<p>Will SlamAd smash digital …

How to Say What You Mean without Sounding Like You're Mean

Opinions fly high during the political season, and as a result, you may find yourself in situations where you’ve been asked to provide yours. …

Psychology

Staff Picks: Justin's Best Courses for Learning Photography

Staff Picks: Justin’s Favorite Courses for Learning Photography<p>December 28, 2016<p>My shot of Matt Kloskowski during our filming of his course, …

Write Your Novel In A Year - Week 29: 3 Things To Remember About Dialogue

Welcome to week 29 of Anthony's series that aims to help you write a novel in a year. Read last week's post here <b></b> <b><br>Goal setting</b><br>• Continue writing the …

Creative Writing

HOW TO PLAN YOUR STORY PLOT FROM START TO FINISH : Story Plot Writing Tips

How to Plan Your Story Plot from Start to Finish<p>by Samantha Stone<p>A well-plotted story is engaging, a page-turner, a book your readers can't put down. …

Creative Writing