Pascal Blanché takes a break from art directing video games to create darkly beautiful science fiction illustrations. For the past 12 years, Pascal Blanché has worked as an art director at one of the gaming
Avocados are bountiful in our food culture and all over Instagram. But communities in Mexico are suffering because of our fetishisation Are avocados now toast, at least for the thoughtful eater? There
One of the most intriguing speculative arguments in physics and computer science isn't really about physics or computer science at all. It's about the brain — or more precisely, about consciousness — it's
The refreshing flavors of spring star in these impressive confections. From extra-large, sugary cinnamon buns to Victoria sponge cake with limoncello and balsamic strawberries (try to say that three times
Why documentarian Robert Greene was drawn to the real-life story about a Florida newscaster who killed herself on the air
Robert Greene makes documentaries that turn themselves inside-out. Rather than straightforward storytelling, his films such as "Kati With an I," "Fake It So Real" and "Actress" become explorations of very
It's often a split-second decision. You're in the produce aisle, and those organic apples on display look nice. You like the idea of organic — but they're a few bucks extra. Ditto for the organic milk
By Sara Solovitch It was November 2012 when Dennis Hartman, a Seattle business executive, managed to pull himself out of bed, force himself to shower for the first time in days and board a plane that carry
One of the easiest bets to win is to offer a million dollars to anyone who can accurately predict their next thought. It would be foolhardy to accept such a bet. As we all experience every day -- and rarely
Try these guaranteed mood boosters, created by game designer Jane McGonigal, PhD, author of the forthcoming book Superbetter. On left: Positive emotions, On right: Negative emotions Look over the emotional
Memory erasing is just the beginning. As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible
Oslo is the latest city to announce plans which shift the focus away from cars – by banning all private vehicles from the centre by 2019. Car-free days have slashed pollution in Paris while new eco-cities
A case for psychosomatic medicine. Right now, I am undergoing what ayahuasca users call "integration." Following a ceremony, there's an indefinite period, maybe days or weeks, when the plant's lessons
Recently, he has discovered a new way to enhance his productivity and creativity, and it's not Five Hour Energy or meditation. Ken is one of a growing number of professionals who enjoy taking "microdoses"
Select the People's Choice winners for the 2016 Vizzies Announcing the finalists in the 2016 Vizzies competition! Engaging interactives, amusing videos, eye-catching photography—we winnowed a huge field
These boots were made for charging What if you could save the Earth, just by walking on it? That's the idea behind SolePower, which released a new video yesterday. The device is a insole for shoes that
The frigid winter temperatures provide the perfect excuse to bundle up and have some fun with your wardrobe. And with these playful balaclavas, dressing for cold weather has become even more exciting.
Scientists finds that sweat of men who had eaten the bulb smelt more attractive to women because it suggests the person is healthy It might sound like the most unlikely of dating tips, but a study has
I'm good on paper, so what am I doing wrong? Dear E. Jean: Let me start off by explaining that I'm not a woman with outrageous expectations. But the thought that I'll never find a man to be happy with
I received an outpouring of feedback on my recent blog, "What We Really Want and Almost Never Get," about the profound importance of listening in relationships. The comments confirm that what men and alike
The other day I was working with a client who was very frustrated because she felt like she wasn't making a lot of progress in her life. "There's all these things that I know I need to do for myself,"