David Saldaña

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NPR Music's 40 Favorite Albums Of 2018 (So Far)

<i>Let's face it: We live in an era dominated by playlists. Whether you listen to one of the chart-defining destinations on Spotify, let YouTube's algorithm be your guide, follow a friend's listening habits or create your own mixtapes, the idea of listening to an entire album in one sitting becomes</i> …

Indie Pop

Plantar Fasciitis Release Technique

The simple solution to relieve pain.<p>While plantar fasciitis may sound mysterious, the experience isn’t. Millions of people undergo any number of the following on a daily basis: a pain in their heel the moment their foot hits the ground in the morning; tenderness in the heel and arch area; pain in …

Massage Therapy

Why you should watch 'Mary and The Witch's Flower' this weekend

Recently, it's felt almost like our duty to live in a world devoid of magic. When everything's falling apart, there's this pressure to "live in the …

The Blues in Jazz: Using the Classic 12-bar Form to Learn Bebop Improv

Bill EvansJanuary 13, 2018<p><b>From the March 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY SEAN MCGOWAN</b><p>In a sense, the genres of jazz and blues grew up together …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

The one book every student should read in 2018, according to Harvard professors

Harvard University professors constantly read and assign texts to their students. So they know a good book when they see one.<p>With that in mind,</i> …

Coding is fun: here's how to ignite the developer spark in children

Basic coding fundamentals are no longer optional for high school graduates who want to excel in the modern workforce. Every child won’t grow up to be a developer, but the ability to understand how computers and AI work is important in almost every industry – and becoming more so every year.<p>Luckily, …

17 Books Every Music Lover Should Read

Unmissable books about music, from Gucci Mane's autobiography to Ego Trip's rap tome to David Byrne's sweeping 'How Music Works.'

Gucci Mane

Tip: The Easiest Hip Flexor Stretch

Sit on your butt a lot? Have low back issues? You need this simple stretch.<p>If you're like the average American, you sit 7.7 hours per day. This …

Biomechanics

Behold the Beautiful Designs of Brazil’s 1920s Art Deco Magazine, Para Todos

Art Nouveau, Art Deco… these are terms we associate not only with a particular period in history—the turn of the 20th century and the ensuing …

Art

This Home Workout Will Prevent Low Back Pain and Open Up Your Hips

You know that moment when life starts to feel like a pain in the back? Well, that moment is probably now, considering 31 million Americans experience …

French philosopher Dufourmantelle drowns rescuing children

<b>A leading French philosopher who advocated risk-taking has drowned after attempting to save two children at a beach on the French Riviera.</b><p>Anne Dufourmantelle entered the water after the children got into difficulty in strong winds at Pampelonne beach, near St Tropez, on Friday.<p>The two children were …

5 Stretches to Regain Hip Mobility and Flexibility

<b>If you are an athlete - or someone who trains like one - chances are your hips, piriformis, and glutes are tight.</b> You may even find it difficult to …

5 European Comics You Should Absolutely Seek Out

<i>Looking to find out more about comics and the people behind them. Check out Roundtable Season 2 where we talk to some of the greats about today’s</i> …

Geek

Sigourney Weaver Stars in a New Experimental Sci-Fi Film: Watch “Rakka” Free Online

South African–Canadian film director Neill Blomkamp recently launched Oats Studios, a new film project devoted to creating experimental short films. …

Science Fiction

A Killer Core Workout That Builds Both Strength and Endurance

There are two main ways to get in shape: build strength and gain endurance. This core workout knocks out both in just 25 minutes.<p>Instructor Kelly Lee …

Our favorite sci-fi books of all time

Dan Rather’s Second Coming

With millions of Facebook fans and the freedom to speak his mind, the 85-year-old journalist is back in the arena—facing the opponent he’s been waiting for his entire life.<p><b>One late morning on a recent rainy Saturday</b> <b>in</b> Austin, Texas, Dan Rather, dressed in a pressed dark suit and a crisp blue shirt, …

The man who declared the ‘end of history’ fears for democracy’s future

<i>Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter.</i><p>Francis Fukuyama, an acclaimed American political philosopher, entered the global imagination at the end of …

Here Are The Albums You Absolutely Need To Hear This Month

Though January is traditionally a slow month for new music, 2017 decided to change all that. I feel like more great albums came out this month than have in a lot of other Januarys, and given the other uh, political changes that accompanied the new year, music continues to be the perfect escape when …

This 3-Minute Squat and Plank Workout May Be Short, but It's Intense

This total body workout is devoted to two types of exercises that you might despise because they're so hard, but man, they are effective at strengthening your thighs, butt, core, and abs!<p>It's just six moves, done for 30 seconds each, for a total of three minutes. So you can do this short workout …

Workouts

The 8 Best YA Novels For People Who Don't Like YA Novels

Think YA novels aren't for you? Meet Maggie Stiefvater, Rainbowl Rowell, or Neal Shusterman<p>Although the market for Young Adult novels has never been …

Books

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

Released 25 years ago this week, <i>Blood Sugar Sex Magik</i> marked a major career turning point for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.<p>Despite years of toiling in …

bloodsugarsexmagik

ABDZ 06 Strokes and Paths - Photoshop Tutorial

Week 6 and here we go again. This morning while I was looking for some references or inspiration on what to do I saw a post on Instagram from the …

Graphics

OPENING SOON | Vegan Pizza Joint 'Virtuous Pie' Set To Open In Chinatown This September

by Andrew Morrison | Think there’s enough pizza in this town? Think again. There’s a fully licensed 21 seater called Virtuous Pie on the way at 583 …

The French sci-fi comic that inspired Blade Runner and Akira

A huge chunk of the modern sci-fi canon owes its existence to one thing: a psychedelic, avant-garde, and frequently X-rated mindfuck of a French comics anthology from the 70s and 80s called <i>Metal Hurlant</i>. Literally ‘Howling Metal’ in French, its influence has been cited by everyone from Ridley Scott …

This Explosively Bizarre Ramen Ad Is Packed With a Japan’s Worth of Viral References

Taiyo Kikaku's Tokyo division made a video for Nissin Chikin ramen that appropriates a dizzying array of Japanese ad …

Japan

How to draw a horse

How to draw a horse: more tutorials<p>Want to know how to draw a horse easily? You're in the right place. Learning how to draw animals can be tricky, …

Margaret Atwood’s graphic novel about a bird-cat-man superhero is a real trip | Polygon

Your definitive guide to Yayoi Kusama

Born in Matsumoto City, Japan in 1929, Yayoi Kusama scandalised Japan with her early work, before moving to New York in the late 1950s at the age of 27 where she gained popularity in the mid-1960s for her provocative, avant-garde work. A creative polymath whose skill-set spans the mediums of …