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50 Best Albums of 2013

50<p>Beck, ‘Song Reader’<p>There's old-school, and then there's "Man, it would rule if someone would invent electricity" old-school. Beck's "album" of …

Portraits Made Electric by Luminescent Neon Paint

Flecks of vivid neon paint glow brilliantly off faces and shoulders in this series of portraits by Portuguese photographer Hid Saib. At times, the glowing paint seems like the scattered embers of a fire or an explosive shower of sparks racing across the cheeks of the model. In other instances, the …

Salon’s ultimate book guide for 2013

Got gift certificates to spend? James McBride, Elizabeth Gilbert, Junot Diaz and many more have suggestions<p>Michele Filgate<p>December 26, 2013 12:45pm (UTC)<p>Salon reached out to a bunch of writers who had new books out this year to find out what their favorite book of the year was. We saw a lot of …

10 Ancient Archaeological Sites for Your World Travel Bucket List

Shares 7K<p>Typically, when ancient archaeological sites get some form of development, it’s a benefit.<p>With development comes better controlled access …

8 Celebrities Who Went Through a Seriously Awkward Phase

Joe Manganiello had an awkward phase. We have the photo proof.<p>Many “flawless” celebrities soldiered through an adolescence marked by lanky frames, …

The fashion faithful: Charlotte Stockdale

The über-stylist Charlotte Stockdale is as edgy as they get - and also exceedingly posh. The contradictions don't stop there. Caroline Roux hears how she spends her week flying between fashion capitals and Sundays in church<p>You really wouldn't have Charlotte Stockdale down as the church-going type. …

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The best gardens to visit in January 2015

Want to walk off the turkey or tire out some pudding-filled children? The best gardens to visit in the aftermath of Christmas<p>The adults are stuffed with stuffing, the children are jumped up on chocolate. Getting out of the house is desirable – in some cases an urgent necessity – in the aftermath of …

If you overthink every single thing, you’ll probably relate late to this

ICYMI: The best of the internet’s reaction to Beyoncé’s new album. 

This is why aliens are never going to visit us

This is how different news networks and websites are going to cover the upcoming apocalypse. 

These are the only things that I want for Christmas

This 1990 JC Penny Catalog is pretty embarrassing

13 Magical Vintage Photos Of Paris At Christmastime

Grayling says European court of human rights has lost legitimacy

The European court of human rights has lost its legitimacy in Britain, Chris Grayling, the justice secretary, has said.<p>Grayling, a senior Tory minister, said he is finalising proposals to curtail the court's power after 2015 and make sure the UK supreme court's judgments are final.<p>The court has …

Opinion

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SD Cards Aren’t As Secure As We Think

The hardware hacker Bunnie Huang gave a talk at the Chaos Compute Club Congress where he offered some good news and some bad news. The good news? SD cards contain powerful, handy micro controllers that are useful to hackers and hobbyists. The bad news? SD cards are woefully insecure.<p>In a detailed …

The Creepy Visual Art of Eric Lacombe

Creepy Acrylic Portraits.<p>A selection of acrylic paintings by French artist Eric Lacombe. His paintings often show distorted ghastly faces, which …

Art

Playful Book Sculptures Transform Their Environment

Madrid-based Spanish artist Alicia Martn first caught our eye with her incredible sculpture, titled <i>Biografas</i>, that looked like a haphazard parade of books flooding through the side of a building. Taking a look through her portfolio, it's easy to see that this artist has a keen eye for configuring …

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The 10 Cities That Are Leading The Way In Urban Sustainability

This week, Siemens and C40 (the Cities Climate Leadership Group), announced the 10 winners of the inaugural City Climate Leadership Awards, given to …

Gorgeous Palette Knife Paintings of Flowers by Carmelo Blandino

Most of the time, fine artist Carmelo Blandino uses oil on canvas to create beautifully detailed paintings of flowers. His <i>Single Flower Series</i> explored the delicate beauty of individual flowers while his more recent flower series takes on a more messy approach. How and why did he completely switch …

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Photos

Spaghetti straps for New Year's Eve: get the look - in pictures

So you've read our fashion editor's column on spaghettis straps for New Year's Eve, but how do you go about getting the look yourself? The Guardian's fashion team pick four of the best examples you can find on the high street

Best portraits of 2013 – in pictures

Photography,Malala Yousafzai,Roberto Mancini,Nigel Farage,Rafe Spall,Chloe Smith,Nigel Kennedy,Zawe Ashton,Haim,Iain Banks,Alistair Darling,Ruth Wilson,Robbie Rogers,Chris Froome,Keir Starmer,Laura Mvula<p>From artists to activists and politicians to personalities, a selection of the best portraits …

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The Air Walk

Air Rope is an inflatable rescue tunnel that can be deployed during flood situations. It is a safer option to the rope pulley system and is easier to …

Top experiences in Bali: making the most of paradise

Immerse yourself in the colour and sound of a traditional festival, dine on local specialities, snorkel beautiful reefs, watch craftspeople at work, wander through lush rice fields, or just relax and be pampered at a Balinese spa. There's an awful lot to do in paradise and it's not all about the …

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth