Stefani Montalvo

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This illustrator is turning sad facts about animals into hilarious cartoons

LONDON — We might think most animals have simple, care-free lives, but the truth is much, much sadder than that.<p>Did you know, for instance, that …

5 languages that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

Being able to speak different languages is a coveted skill. It doesn't come easy to everyone, however.<p>I've observed friends and family members learning Italian, Japanese, Spanish, German, Greek, French, and Irish Gaelic.<p>Still, according to Gallup, only one in four Americans can hold a conversation …

Oven-Baked Chicken Wings 4 Ways | Recipes

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Personalization

How well travelled are you?

Consider yourself a modern day Marco Polo? Find out for sure with our quiz.<p>Once you're done why not test yourself on island outlines, the myths of air travel, Britain's seaside resorts, obscure capitals, cities from above, and the world's most famous paintings?<p>For more on the world's great …

12 Healthy Pesto Recipes You Need to Try

Think beyond same-old pine nuts: Our fresh takes on the oil-and-herb classic are quick to make and loaded with flavor.

10 Natural Ways to Keep Insects Out of Your Home

Insects are beneficial to the environment in a multitude of ways—especially when they're outside where they belong. Ants, flies, moths and other …

The One Success Ritual That Daymon John Practices Daily

Daymond John is worth $250 Million. Not only is he the Founder of Fubu and a 7 season Shark Tank Veteran, he is the author of the New York Times best …

Why a Man You've Never Heard of Holds the Secret to Professional Success

Few know the full story behind a man named Edwin Barnes, but his tale holds the secret to success for every business professional on the planet.<p>In his book Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill tells the story of a man named Edwin Barnes, who made up his mind that he was going to go into business …

How An Olympics Photographer Captured Usain Bolt's 'Cheeky Grin'

On Sunday, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt won the men's 100 meters in Rio, retaining his status as the fastest man in the world.<p>One photo from the day visually defines the career of this record-breaking athlete. It's from the semifinals.<p>In it, Bolt is leading the pack. He glances over his left …

15 Nature Watercolor Tattoos by Hongdam

2.0K Shares<p>Comments<p>Hongdam is a Seoul-based tattoo artist who uses his watercolor skills to make gentle pastel tattoos of flowers and moons, but not …

The Key to Minimalist Photography

Since the 20th Century, artists have used components like color and shapes to create a simple, minimalist pieces of work. As photographers, we can …

Landscape Photography

Can we feed 10 billion people on organic farming alone?

Organic farming creates more profit and yields healthier produce. It’s time it played the role it deserves in feeding a rapidly growing world population<p>In 1971, then US Secretary of Agriculture Earl Butz uttered these unsympathetic words: “Before we go back to organic agriculture in this country, …

World's largest vertical farm grows without soil, sunlight or water in Newark

AeroFarms has put $30m into a green revolution that seeks to produce more crops in less space, but whether it’s economically viable is an open question<p>An ambitious, almost fantastical, manifestation of agricultural technology is expected to come to fruition this fall. From the remains of an …

Aquaponics

Travelling light - now you can with clothes that don't need washing for weeks

It’s the ultimate way to go ‘travelling light’ as a Canadian designer has invented clothes that can be worn for weeks without washing.<p>At the centre of Unbound Apparel’s discovery is merino wool. Their new products mean that instead of having to pack two week’s worth of clothes changing in your …

9 things happier people have in common

In recent years, the science of happiness has exploded. Positive psychology, which focuses on what makes individuals and communities thrive, has been an incredibly popular field of study. Researchers have even started to produce reports on happiness around the globe.<p>It makes sense: we all want to …

National Academy of Sciences

Faces of Wild Foxes by Roeselien Raimond

<b>Roeselien Raimond</b> is a talented Dutch photographer and artist based in the crowded centre of the Netherlands. Raimond shoots a lot of wildlife, …

The Delightful Toys of an 80-Year-Old Japanese Craftsman

Sure, augmented reality games played on your smartphone are fun, but there’s something to be said for the simplicity and whimsy of old-school wooden …

Miette's Hot Milk Cake

Hot Milk Cake<p>This recipe yields one large, 20-cm (8-inch) cake, or two smaller 13-cm (5-inch) cakes.<p>Author: Adapted from Meg Ray's 'Hot Milk …

12 habits of exceptionally likable people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented.<p>It's easy to fall prey to this misconception.<p>In reality, being likeable is under your …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Differences between a Businessman and an Entrepreneur

Share20<p>Tweet<p>Share15<p>+12<p>Shares 37<p>Are you a businessman or an entrepreneur? Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between the two? These terms …

How Successful People Recover After Making a Mistake

It's not what you did that matters most. It's how you bounce back from it.<p>Your mouth is dry, your stomach is in knots, your palms are clammy, and you suddenly feel short of breath. Why? You just had the gut-wrenching realization that you've made a major mistake.<p>We've all been there. And, while that …

Delicate Floral and Nature Tattoos Inspired by Changing Seasons

Crimean artist Pis Saro takes inspiration from her travels and innate fascination with nature to create her soft and dreamlike tattoo designs. “The mood of my art changes with the seasons,” Saro told Illusion Magazine. “I grow flowers and watch them attentively, looking at each fractal detail in …

21 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Never Worry About

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone wants to know the secret to success, which is why we all look up to role models such as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg. But one of the biggest lessons you can learn from them? It’s simply to worry only about the …

Hand-Reduce Mandalas And Different Intricate Paper Works | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

Japanese artist Mr. Riu takes paper chopping to an intricate excessive, crafting mandalas and elaborate figures with a precision work device referred …

3 Powerful Reasons I Love to Fail

3 Powerful Reasons Why I Love to Fail (and Why You Should Too)<p>Joshua Torres<p>Read full profile<p>You know the feeling. The feeling you get when you fail …

7 Exquisite Ways You Can Enhance Your Brain Power

Read more on my blog!<p>www.joeyt.net/blog<p>No matter who you are or what you do, there are so many different ways that you can enhance your brain power …

It’s official: ‘Butanding’ an endangered species

GAME OF TAG Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippines researcher Gonzalo Araujo tags a whale shark in Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park in …

7 things the wealthy 10% understand that the other 90% are missing

<i>This post from Ron Rule, CEO of As Seen on TV, originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question, "What knowledge does the wealthy 10% understand that the other 90% are missing?"</i>