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The world's least friendly cities, from Miami to Macau

<b>Baku, Azerbaijan</b><p>Being used to dealing with a degree of unwanted attention while travelling in countries that don’t see a lot of visitors who look …

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What TV gets wrong about mental illness

If you live with mental illness, a show like <i>You're the Worst</i> is downright revelatory. During its first season, the FXX comedy introduced Edgar, a …

Scientists Make Major Discovery While Studying The Brain On No Sleep

This is WAY more complex than anyone thought.<p>Conventional wisdom suggests that the longer you go without sleep, the more tired you should be. But if you’ve ever pulled an all-nighter, you’ve probably experienced the opposite phenomenon: At 4 a.m., you can barely keep your eyes open. Then, it’s 8 …

HR Careers | Read About Career Path Options

Each company has its own unique culture.<p>It encompasses the values, visions, ideals, norms, working language, systems and habits of a group who work …

Ask an Economist: How Can Today’s College Students Future-Proof Their Careers?

A panel of experts gives some (pretty dispiriting) advice to a generation that will come of age as automation does.<p>It is by now close to certain that there are millions of people currently in high school and college who are fine-tuning their skills for steady-looking careers that will, following …

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Is 'Stranger Things' real? Argonne scientist says yes, sort of

Not all portals to other dimensions are slimy holes in trees or glowing blobs in basement laboratories — though that's how they're portrayed in the hit Netflix series “Stranger Things.”<p>The show is science fiction, but Marius Stan, senior scientist at Lemont-based Argonne National Laboratory, says …

Nat Geo Kids Guide to Photography

This amazing book has tips and tricks on how to take great pictures, with advice from Nat Geo photographer Annie Griffiths.<p>Keep scrolling to get a sneak peek of sample pages from <i><br>National Geographic Kids Guide to Photography!</i><p>(AD) Nat Geo Kids Guide to Photography<p>Get photo tips and tricks from the …

5 More Shots Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

How varied is your photography repertoire? How diverse is your skill set? Mastering a particular kind of shot is important — essential, even. But …

Exposure, Shutter Speed and Aperture Made Simple

Exposure is one of the most important photography concepts to learn, but it is also one which strikes fear into the hearts of even the most intrepid …

The best mirrorless camera for beginners

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a list of the best technology to buy. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>After 60 hours of research and 25 hours of testing, we found the $600 Sony a5100 is the best mirrorless camera for beginners. It stands out from the dozens of competitors we …

Cameras

Photo Friday: Camera-Buying Guide

Is buying a camera any less stressful than buying a car? There are a dizzying number of options, buttons and knobs to consider. But unlike an automobile, most cameras look pretty similar from afar.<p>So forget looks: consider how you’ll actually use a camera. Whether you’re only taking photos of the …

New Book Roundup: Portal Fantasy, Alt-History Rome, and Transgalactic Adventure

A new book from a Grandmaster of science fiction. An imaginative work of alternate history. A journey into another world. A dust-choked vision of the …

UN Report Says Small-Scale Organic Farming Only Way to Feed the World

The cover of the report looks like that of a blockbuster documentary or Hollywood movie, and the dramatic nature of the title cannot be understated: …

A Glimpse Of The Future of Farming And Food

Forbes is in Salinas, California, this morning for our first AgTech Summit, bringing together the Salinas and Silicon Valleys to discuss one of the most important challenges humanity faces in the decades ahead: How do you feed a world of 10 billion people?<p>That’s the expected world population by …

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