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5-Minute Exercises That Will Help You Break Out of a Creative Rut | Inc.com

When working on creative projects, it's natural to run into a creative rut. It's likely rare, however, to be able to take a break until whenever inspiration strikes again . Still, there ways to quickly boost creativity so that you can produce good work while staying on track to meet deadlines. The …

Creativity

These are the best books ever, according to the Goodreads community

We’re always on the hunt for new books to add to our reading lists. That’s why we use Goodreads. It’s one of the easiest ways to find new titles and …

The Wacky Physics of Firing a Ball Out of a Moving Cart

Author: Rhett Allain. Rhett Allain Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.21.17.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>One of the many awesome things about …

Physics

322 sq. ft. transformer apartment has folding walls & underfloor closet

In the hopes of making a dent in the growing affordable housing crisis, micro-apartments are now popping up in North American metropolises like New …

The artist's dilemma: If my art is beautiful, will it still be considered great?

When the human condition is so harsh, can art afford to be pretty?<p>An occupational hazard visual artists face these days is making work that might …

David Foster Wallace on What’s Wrong with Postmodernism: A Video Essay

"We live in a nightmare that David Foster Wallace had in 1994," said a tweet that put me in stitches last summer, but I have a sense that we've only …

15+ Artists Whose Sketchbooks Double as Handheld Art Galleries

The sketchbook has a special place in an artist’s practice. It’s a visual playground, in which creatives can experiment with new ideas and imagery—without the pressure that comes from creating a finished piece. Rather, these books are an extension of one’s wildest imagination. The ideas contained …

Art

The Introvert's Guide To Travel

One of my biggest struggles throughout my travels has been deciphering the things I actually really want to do from the ones I feel like I “should” …

Want to Get Away? This Remote Island Needs a Caretaker

If you could use a break from the world, perhaps a prolonged stay on a remote Australian island is right up your alley. The Tasmania Parks & Wildlife …

Get To Know The Soon-To-Be Record Holder For Traveling To Every Country On Earth

Cassie De Pecol doesn’t do things the easy way. When she decided to travel to the world, she didn’t just hit the same countries every other traveler visits. She decided to see all of them.<p>Every single sovereign nation in the on earth. And she’s going to be the fastest person ever and first woman to …

I Capture Childhood Like It’s A Fairytale

Estonian photographer Maria Kruusenvald captures childhood through a dreamy, fairytale looked style.<p>I love to create those images from simple …

This Airline Will Fly You to Europe for as Low as $70

Yes, we're serious – pack your bags.<p>Flight prices around the world have been skyrocketing as of late, and we feel your pain – it's <i>the worst</i>. But what if we told you that you could get to Iceland to see the Northern Lights for as low as $70? Or, to Paris for as little as $149? No, we're not …

I’m an Introvert. And here’s why that makes me a better traveller.

“Stay true to your own nature. If you like to do things in a slow and steady way, don’t let others make you feel as if you have to race. If you enjoy …

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Trains

Read These 3 Books to Harvest Your Creativity in 2017 | Inc.com

Enter the new year resolved to continuously cultivate your creativity. Why? Because creativity is the fundamental means to discovery, reinvention and attunement. It is a "chaordic system" consisting of randomness (the "chaos") and structure (the "order") that leads to innovative outcomes. The …

Here Are All The Photos The Dude Who "Follows" His Wife Around The World Took In India In 2016

From classic #followmeto poses, to candid shots, to behind-the-scenes images; here's the entire list of the Osmanns' year in India.<p>It's not news that Murad Osmann, the Russian photographer who started the massively popular Instagram series called #followmeto, loves India. He and his wife, Nataly, …

India

How This Millennial Nomad Affords Full-Time Travel

There is an elephant in the room. The virtual room, that is. I recently quit my corporate job in New York City to circumnavigate the globe by couch-surfing, and one of the first questions people keep asking me is: "how are you affording this?"<p>It seems that as of late, fed-up Millennials are …

Stephen King Explains the Key to His Creativity: Not Losing the Dream-State Thinking All Children Are Born With

While nothing could make me personally want to return to childhood, children do, for better or for worse, perceive the world more vividly than …

The Art Of Travel Photography

<i>Banff Winter Pond, Alberta</i><p>Ever since early photographers began capturing images of faraway places in the mid-19th century, travel photography has …

The Nomadic Photography Life

For many Americans, the life script looks something like this: finish schooling, work for years in an okay but not amazing job, fit in the important …

10 Books on Creativity to Spark Your Inner Genius

Creativity isn’t just a “wonderful to have” asset anymore. It’s a strategic part of business survival in a world crowded with businesses. Creativity, …

Too shy to shoot? Street photographer Valerie Jardin shares her top tips

Thinking of trying your hand at street photography, but feeling a little apprehensive about venturing out with your camera for the first time? Having …

Street Photography

Flickr reveals its top 25 photos of 2016

Flickr's top photos of 2016<p><i>The lonely tree. Photo by Tom Hall</i><p>Flickr staff sorted through billions of photos uploaded to the site to pick their top …

Stunning Urban Instagrams by Erik Trent

<b>Erik Trent</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and creative director based out of Dallas, who loves to design, explore & travel. “I spend most of …

In Conversation: Satoki Nagata

<i>Satoki Nagata hit the dark, icy streets of Chicago with a slow shutter speed and a flash to create a stunning series of black and white portraits</i> …

America has elected its own Berlusconi. Now it’s about to repeat Italy’s biggest mistake

Just like Italy in 1994, the US has elected a brash, attention-seeking, entrepreneur-turned-savior of the nation as head of its government. The uncanny similarities between Donald Trump and Silvio Berlusconi have prompted multiple parallelisms during the campaign—and now that the election is over, …

This is how Monday's supermoon will magically (or tragically?) affect your mood

Listen. We hate to be the bearer of bad news – especially during such a tumultuous week. But we feel it’s our duty to tell you how Monday’s supermoon …

Consciousness