Shane Hanson

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Quick Style Ideas For the Guy on the Go

15 bite-sized tips that will help you sharpen your style for 2015<p>It's only day two of the new year, and unlike most people—who are still lounging around the house in their pajamas—you've already seized upon the new year. You're looking to make changes, <i>big</i> changes, so that 2015 is truly a year to …

Men's Fashion

40 Men's Fashion Fails That Are Crimes Against Humanity

Over the course of numerous years we’ve managed to see a lot of progress and milestones in the men’s fashion world. But with great responsibility …

This spectacular home is at peace with the California desert

The Desert House is simply a stunning example of architecture as art. Located in picturesque Joshua Tree — right in Southern California's High Desert — the home is at a comfortable equilibrium with its barren desert environment. The structure is dominated by soaring concrete ribs, but the overall …

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Colorful Hand-Woven Walls Create a Clever Optical Illusion

When looking at this piece by artist Wies Preijde, you might not realize that it's actually a site-specific installation. The flattened space and combination of lines and colors make it look like a drawing. It's only when we see a person standing in the room that we're assured that Predijde's work …

New Mixtape: BJ The Chicago Kid ‘The M.A.F.E. Project’

Two-and-a-half years after dropping his debut album, <i>Pineapple Now-Laters</i>, the super talented BJ The Chicago Kid is back with his new body of work, <i>The</i> …

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Secret to Getting More Done

Fish know this secret, but humans don't<p>We experience the globe’s enormous surface as a two-dimensional world, just as a crawling ant or termite would experience a large, flat sheet of paper. But in the wild, ants dig downward while termites build upward—each adding a third dimension to …

Living Rooms

Voters Remind D.C. That the Economy Still Sucks

Want to know why the GOP roared to victory on Tuesday? Because Americans still aren’t better off than they were six years ago.<p>President Obama was …

Day after defeats, Obama strikes defiant tone

WASHINGTON (AP) — For anyone expecting postelection contrition at the White House or vows to change course after a disastrous election for Democrats, …

Why Taylor Swift Will Lose Her Battle With Spotify

Taylor Swift has spurned Spotify and rejected the streaming business model. But that's a losing bet.<p>On Monday, Taylor Swift made headlines by pulling …

10 Hidden L.A. Retail Spots to Visit for a Closet Upgrade

Long before the current craze over celebrity stylists, Los Angeles always had a certain edge when it came to trends in fashion. Whereas its East …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The rising star dishes on fame and wears the 5 freshest summer style swerves you should try.<p>By Samuel Hine1 day agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>We wheeled …

19 Terrifying Haunted Houses You Should Experience Before You Die

Diapers are required upon entry. WARNING: Fake scary things ahead.

These Surreal Photos of Spirits Aren't Real But Can You Really Be Sure?

Christopher McKenney's ghostly photography warps reality.<p><b>This article was originally published on November 11, 2013 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Photographer Christopher McKenney's <i>Surreal</i> photo series is nothing short of terrifying. Taken in his Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania neighborhood, the young …

Art

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Beaches

A Tour Through Vienna

Travel Photography

26 Things That Happen When You Leave California

It's the place where you can outdoor wine taste year-round, ogle artwork beyond the walls of a museum and swim among sharks without getting hurt. In short, it's kind of heaven on Earth.<p>No wonder so many painful transitions occur when you leave California.<p>1. It's no longer possible to casually …

Route 66: Halfway There

The dust cloud followed me all the way from Oklahoma.<p>Red-brown, like a storm on the ground, the dust rolled over my car in endless tidal waves, pushing me outside the lines on the road.<p>Ahead of me, a pair of red brake lights glowed in the miasma, like a pair of snake eyes, warning me to back …

Five Key Properties of Interactive Data Visualization

According to renowned AT&T Bell Telephone Laboratories statistician John Tukey, “data may not contain the answer. The coordination of some data and an aching desire for an answer will not ensure that a reasonable one can be extracted from a given body of data.” While Tukey (1915-2000) is correct in …

A Key-Swallowing, Unpickable Bike Lock Design

A California-based man quietly began posting videos of padlocks on YouTube a couple of weeks ago. The traffic for "LockMan28's" account was what …

Band of drones can play music better than your average human

You've never heard Strauss performed quite like this. The team at KMel Robotics has assembled a band of hexrotor drones that "have taken up new instruments to play some fresh songs." That "fresh" description isn't exactly serious, as each of the three pieces performed date back either multiple …

More Breathtakingly Surreal Photos by Hossein Zare

Iranian photographer Hossein Zare is an absolute master at creating spectacular photos that depict otherworldly and surreal scenes. Through a combination of photography and digital manipulation in Photoshop, Zare creates powerful images that look as if they come from dreamscapes, with recurring …

Fashion Industry Insiders Share Their Path to Success

I asked some prominent names in fashion to share the moment they realized they were destined to work in the industry. Here, they share their stories.<p>Everyone's journey into the wild world of fashion is unique—whether they knew from childhood or made a massive career change later in life. …

Middle School