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The gay Chinese farmer and his cutting edge art

<b>A gay Chinese farmer who found emotional release by depicting his suppressed erotic fantasies in traditional Chinese paper cuttings is part of an exhibition of gay Asian art in Taipei. The BBC's Cindy Sui traces a story that began with self-denial and frustration - and an exhibition that reflects</b> …

Art

World's first VR brain surgery film will satisfy your scientific curiosity

<i>Warning: Some viewers may find the above video graphic.</i><p>Ever wanted to hang out in the operating theatre to see a brain surgery with your own …

Virtual Reality

Glaze Art - Painting Glazes in Oils or Acrylics

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Painting Glazes in Oils or Acrylics<p>The truth is the basics of painting glazes is easy to understand, …

Graphics

Glazing in Paintings

FAQs, Tips and Techniques, Artist Secrets, and a Step-by-Step<p>Glazing is the term used for the technique of painting thin layer upon thin layer, and a …

Digital Art

In 'Frankenstein Dreams,' Everything Is Possible — And Also Terrifying

<i>Genevieve Valentine's latest novel is</i> Icon.<p><i>"I have the soul of an explorer, and in nine of ten cases this leads to destruction."</i><p>— Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, "The Hall Bedroom"<p>In 1835, a series of "scientific" articles appeared in the <i>New York Sun</i> describing recent revelations about the moon and its …

Literature

10 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About the Aztecs

Archaeology

Hatshepsut: She Became a Female Pharaoh of Egypt

How Did She Become a Pharaoh in Ancient Egypt?<p>Hatshepsut was a pharaoh (ruler) of Egypt, one of very few women to hold that title. A major temple in …

Ancient History

Fern Smith's FREE Back to School Three in One Center Game for Time

This Back to School Freebie features time to the hour and the half hour helping you to review and reinforce Common Core State Standards 1.MD.B.3 and …

Final phase trials for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to treat PTSD

After decades of research and advocacy, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), led by Rick Doblin, has moved into the …

Researchers Have Discovered the Mechanism for Memory Retrieval

Where Memories Form<p>New research suggests that the subiculum, a part of the hippocampus that is rarely studied, is central to the memory retrieval …

Neuroscience

We should serve kids food in school, not shame

For the past several years, reports have surfaced about the “shaming” of students for outstanding school meal debts. These students, often from …

Artist Draws 9 Portraits While on LSD: Inside the 1950s Experiments to Turn LSD into a “Creativity Pill”

LSD was first synthesized in 1938 by chemist Albert Hoffman in a Swiss laboratory but only attained infamy almost two decades later, when it became …

Cézanne unmasked: the shattering portraits that blew Picasso and the Paris avant garde away

In Paris at the dawn of the 20th century, a generation of young artists changed everything. They visited the dusty yet magical galleries of the Ethnography Museum in the rambling Trocadéro and some started their own collections of African masks. This fascination with non-European art helped them …

Art

The Turkish city that discovered the key to happiness

Sinop, Turkey, was the birthplace of philosopher Diogenes, who challenged those he met to enjoy what they had and care nothing for what they didn’t have.<p>After a 730km journey from Istanbul, I stepped off the bus on Turkey’s northern coast where the forest meets the Black Sea. My first breath of …

Black Sea

Making A Better Brain: Scientists Just Discovered a New Kind of Brain Cell

New Neurons<p>Mapping exactly how the human brain functions is, perhaps, the most promising step when it comes to transforming how humans operate on a …

How the upper middle class keeps everyone else out

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio<b>HARI SREENIVASAN:</b> Scholar Richard Reeves believes the United States is in need of some self-reflection about income …

Income Inequality

Pearl Jam's 'Jeremy' Video at 25: Director Mark Pellington Revisits Intense Shoot & Eddie Vedder's 'Possessed' Performance

It was not exactly a recipe for legendary music video success: the director wasn't really a fan of the band, and they'd already shot a moody …

Indie Music

Vegan Taco Recipe That Tastes Like the Real Thing

Vegan Tacos That Taste Like the Real Thing<p>Because Taco Tuesday isn't just for carnivores.<p>July 31, 2017<p>Going vegan without giving up your favorite …

Food

Math Riddle Cards for Your Kindergarten Kiddos!

Hi, Teaching Friends!<p>Kindergarten teachers, this one's for you! Your little math learners will love the fun of solving these riddle cards - and …

Mathematics

If You’re A New Teacher (or Student Teacher) & Looking For Advice, You’ve Come To The Right Place

I suspect tens of thousands of new teachers and student teachers are feeling a combination of nervousness and excitement right about now.<p>They might …

Teaching

DNA Research Shows Canaanites Were Not Wiped Out By Israelites

A study published Thursday found that the ancient Canaanites were not destroyed by the Israelites as the Bible says, but rather that they went on to …

Alt-right leader is schooled by British historian and it's glorious

One of the prominent members of the loose-knit alt-right movement in the US has been given a lesson from a very sassy historian in the UK.<p>Paul Joseph …

Jeff Sessions Treads on the Property Rights of Americans

The Attorney General announced that the Department of Justice will engage in more civil-asset seizures, a practice many conservatives have recognized as a deplorable abuse.<p>Earlier this year, Justice Clarence Thomas, perhaps the most conservative jurist on the Supreme Court, attacked a government …

Rand Paul

Watch 12-Year-Old Joe Bonamassa Shred the Blues as He Opens for B.B. King in 1989

There are guitar players, who can play a handful of songs and pick out some pleasing riffs, and there are guitarists: players who've mastered several …

Guitar

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all …

Teaching

Ken Burns returns to take on Vietnam – 'a war we have consciously ignored'

Burns’s new 10-part, 18-hour epic film covers the conflict from all sides, and hopes to ‘shape more courageous conversations about what took place’<p>James Rogers and Renan Reyes, veterans of the Vietnam war, each made a trip to Washington on Wednesday to see the Vietnam Veterans Memorial for the …

Vietnam

The 80s feminist sci-fi that predicted Trump-era oppression

When Lizzie Borden, a 20-something art-school graduate named after an alleged axe murderer, set out to make her searing sci-fi polemic <i>Born in Flames</i>, she had no idea the America she’d end up living in would, in some ways, be even more backwards than the one she envisioned.<p>“It’s a world of …

Feminism