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Sunday, May 10, 2015

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for May 10, 2015

Bill Watterson

Tips On How To Lose Belly Fat Fast

Are you worried about excess belly fat? Maybe your favorite jeans don't fit you anymore or you look unflattering in your favorite cocktail dress. You …

The Day I Swam in Elephant Poop to Get the Shot

I made this photograph a while back for a private client in Phuket, Thailand, who owned a stunning vacation home that she designed herself. She was …

Scuba Diving

Animal Tattoos Obscured with Colorful Glitches by Lesha Lauz

Russian artist Lesha Lauz, aka Alexey, creates colorful tattoos that are fit for our digital age. He combines vibrantly-hued animals and obscures parts of their portraits with pixels. The permanent body art is reminiscent of when an image doesn't load correctly, and it's something we're probably …


5 Tips for Shooting Better Photos of Your Kids

<i>Editor’s note: Elena Shumilova is a mother and photographer based in Russia who became a viral sensation online after sharing her remarkable photos</i> …

The rules of Street Photography

When you get in contact with other street photogtaphers, there's a big chance that you also get in touch with the different "rules" surrounding the …

Street Photography

‘No one has come’: one week on, Nepal quake victims help themselves

As the stricken country waits for concerted aid, its resourceful people try to keep up hope in the face of anguish<p>On the third day after the earthquake, the village of Swarathok buried its dead. The aftershocks were less frequent and less powerful. The initial chaos and fear had given way to grief …

Indian Army

Six Weight-Loss Myths: Busted

If you want to lose weight, don't sabotage your diet with these common misconceptions


The Great Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on How to Do “Hugging Meditation”

“When we hug, our hearts connect and we know that we are not separate beings.”<p><i>“I embrace you with all my heart,”</i> Albert Camus wrote in his beautiful letter of gratitude to his childhood teacher shortly after winning the Nobel Prize. To embrace one another with our whole hearts is perhaps the …

The Questions People Asked Advice Columnists in the 1690s

If only your great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandmother had Google<p>In a story about the origins of confessional apps like Whisper and the now-defunct Secret, I recently mentioned <i>The Athenian Mercury</i>, a British periodical of the 1690s that is widely credited with inventing the …


Brilliant Nighttime Photos of Los Angeles Shot from a Helicopter

Photographer Vincent Laforet flies high over the city of Los Angeles and turns his airborne perspective into captivating nighttime shots of the city. After the sun has gone down, Laforet goes up in a helicopter and uses his expertise to capture perfectly exposed frames that showcase LA's vibrant …

Los Angeles