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On The Fast Track: 25 Ways to Learn a New Skill Quickly

Whether you plan to become fluent in a new language or finally tackle that home improvement project, picking up a new skill can seem …

Bill Gates

Cam Girls Are Beating a Path Toward Virtual Reality

Swiss-based company Terpon wants to catalyze the market with people's lust.<p>The porn industry has always been on the forefront of technological …

CES 2017: Can Virtual Reality Finally Go Mainstream?

By<p>Jan. 3, 2017 1:06 p.m. ET<p>A year ago, the tech world was abuzz about the slew of virtual-reality headsets that consumers could finally buy. It turns …

Virtual Reality

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

John Berger (RIP) and Susan Sontag Take Us Inside the Art of Storytelling (1983)

"Somebody dies," says John Berger. "It's not just a question of tact that one then says, well, perhaps it is possible to tell that story," but "it's …

Literature

10 breathtaking Airbnb homes to book if you love the outdoors

If you’re a hardcore nature lover, your ideal day would look like this: waking up to the sound of bird calls on a serene mountain top, a session of …

The Reality Of Nvidia's Virtual Reality Strategy

Virtual Reality (VR) headsets hold tremendous potential, but anywhere between only 1.4 and 12.8 million units were sold in 2016.<p>Most VR headsets are …

Virtual Reality

The loneliness of virtual reality

I have played with several virtual reality systems over the last few years, but just recently bought my own PlayStation VR headset for my family. It's pretty whiz-bang. Although VR still has kinks (including motion sickness for many users), it's impressive how well even these first-generation …

Virtual Reality

Cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey begins across Syria

A cease-fire announced by the Syrian government went into ­effect across the country early Friday as part of a broader deal that includes a return to peace talks to end more than five years of war.<p>Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad reestablished control over the northern city of …

Middle East

11 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness That Will Change Your Life

Ever heard of mindful living? It’s become incredibly popular in recent years thanks to countless scientific research studies showing its benefits.<p>The …

Virtual Reality Can Leave You With an Existential Hangover

After exploring a virtual world, some people can’t shake the sense that the actual world isn’t real, either.<p>When Tobias van Schneider slips on a virtual reality headset to play Google’s Tilt Brush, he becomes a god. His fingertips become a fiery paintbrush in the sky. A flick of the wrist rotates …

Yama: the five vows of the seeker

<b>S</b>pirituality is not a path for the faint hearted. Swami Vivekananda has said, “I need lions and not sheep.” Have you wondered why the great Master has spoken so? It is because every single moment we are working on our self. Every moment of our existence we are refining our lifestyle to ensure the …

New virtual reality fitness apps aim to make exercise less tedious

This year, high-end virtual reality headsets such as HTC Vive and Oculus Rift have finally hit the market, putting immersive multimedia in the hands of consumers. While the industry has focused primarily on gaming and entertainment, a handful of start-ups are choosing a different route: fitness and …

Virtual Reality

Mixing Technology and The New Age Deception: Virtual Reality Heartbeat Triggers Out-of-Body Experience

The New Age Deception is afoot, and technology is paving the way for an interconnected reality, known as the Hive Mind. Virtual Reality has its stake …

Disney and Google Built an Augmented Reality Website For Pete’s Dragon Movie

Disney really wants families to watch its upcoming <i>Pete’s Dragon</i> remake and is turning to both virtual reality and augmented reality to help promote …

Are we raising a generation of nature-phobic kids?

The childhood I had wandering through the woods and fields near my home unsupervised from morning until dark today seems like a lost world. Many children now spend less than 30 minutes <i>per week</i> playing outside.<p>It's not just kids and their preoccupation with iPads and video games, or busy streets and …

New Mexico

The Secret to Creating a Calm Mind and a Cool Temper

Learn how focusing on your breath for only minutes a day can grow mental strength and resilience.<p>Can you remember a time when you were lying in bed, wrestling with a problem and the entangled emotions surrounding it? Have there been nights when intrusive thoughts and difficult memories keep you …

This Former Monk Explains Why You're Tackling Mindfulness All Wrong

Why you're doing mindfulness all wrong.<p>If you're up-to-date on your buzzwords, then you'll know that mindfulness is the new black.<p>It seems that everyone has their own idea of what it means to be mindful. Apps like Headspace, Smiling Mind and iMindfulness promise to help you center yourself, clear …

11 Amazing Waterfall Hikes in America

Maybe it's the unexpected nature of waterfalls that makes them so special. You often hear the sound first, in the distance, rumbling like constant …

Hiking

Death in Dallas and America’s existential crisis: Our new “civil war” over the nature of reality

Our broken republic is divided not just by race, culture and ideology, but between competing versions of reality<p>After a week of shocking and polarizing violence in America, which featured two black citizens shot dead by police in ambiguous circumstances and ended with Thursday night’s sniper …

Why Thinking During Meditation Is Actually A Good Thing

When I first started meditating and noticing the contents of my mind, I almost went crazy. Literally.<p>I knew the practice was healing me from the …

Meditation

The Selects: America’s Vanishing Rest Stops

Vuze VR camera aims to give you high-end 360 video for only $800

There's a small lie that's snowballing into a huge lie when it comes to 360-degree videos and virtual reality.<p>You see, with the rise of VR, there's …

6 Photo Techniques to Try This Summer

Genres of photography are as varied as the techniques that are used to produce them. But that doesn’t mean that you’ve necessarily tried them all. …

Digital Photography

This is a video of our future, and it's scary as hell

Of course, the "future" in the title refers to a possible future; we don't have a magical crystal ball yet. But even though we can't know what the …

8 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn in Less Than 6 Months

Everyone has the ability to learn a life-changing skill not just this year, but in the next 6 months.<p>By life-changing, I mean something that can have …

Language Learning

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The Science of Why You Do Your Best Thinking While Walking

Science explains why so many of history's great thinkers have been obsessive walkers.<p>Charles Darwin, Friedrich Nietzsche, William Wordsworth, even Aristotle: The list of great minds that were also obsessive walkers is long. Why is the connection between wandering feet and a productive brain so …

This is GoPro's new virtual reality camera rig

GoPro unveiled a new look at its smaller virtual reality camera rig this morning. The rig is called the Omni, and it's essentially a hollowed-out cube that holds a Hero4 Black camera on each side, for a total of six cameras capturing footage at once. When stitched together, the six cameras will …