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How to Jump Start A Car | The Art of Manliness

Creepy Horror Inspired Makeup Transformations

Women usually learn how to properly apply makeup when they’re teenagers, and further develop their skills as they get older, but generally speaking …

13 Instagram Accounts To Follow To Up Your Sneaker Game

Fresh kicks ahead, ya sneaker head!

How to Effectively Manage Your Attention | The Art of Manliness

In our last post we provided a big picture overview of what attention is and how it works. We explored the fact that while many people only think of …

6 Reasons You Should Own a Survival Bow & Arrow | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>I am a big fan of the bow and arrow for a variety of …

STAR WARS Football Helmet Logo Designs

Glitter nail-polish is the best tamper-evident seal

At a talk at the 30C3 in Hamburg, Ryan Lackey proposed an ingenious solution to detecting tampering with your computer, phone or tablet: paint the …

The Best Sex Positions for Your Pleasure

The 9 Best Sex Positions That Practically Guarantee an Orgasm<p>You're going to want to bookmark this page<p>Any athlete can tell you that the proper form is crucial to performance. Slightly changing up your technique can mean shaving a few seconds off of your race time or scoring a few extra points. Sex …

London designer creates 3D-printed, regenerative running shoes from protocells

At the Wearable Futures conference, London designer and researcher Shamees Aden debuted a running shoe concept that will put your worn out kicks to shame. The shoes, which he's developing with University of Southern Denmark professor Martin Hanczyc, are 3D printed from a synthetic biological …

Kickstarting: A Smart System For Learning Chinese With Minimal Pain And Posters

Chineasy uses pared-down graphics to ease the process of learning one of the world’s toughest languages.<p>There are some 20,000 characters in contemporary written Chinese. Knowing about 4,000 is considered educated, while the threshold for standard literacy is 2,000. “Basic” (or just-getting-by) …

Language Learning

Why Success Breeds Success: The Science of “The Winner Effect”

The past century of science has demonstrated the pivotal role of biochemistry in such human phenomena as love, attraction, and lust. But to consider that individual neurobiology might impact things as rational and complex as, say, stock markets seems rather radical. Yet that’s precisely what …

A Compendium Of Cool Comics Cosplay: December 6th

Once again it’s time for our Friday comics cosplay feature, casting the spotlight on the best comics related costumery from the cosplay community. As always, we’re focusing on those cosplayers who we think deserve special recognition for their hard work creating the best costumes, whatever their …

Reinventing The Condom With Easy-On Tabs And Beef Tendon

When you hear the term "next-generation condom," beef tendon probably isn't the first thing that pops into your mind.<p>But a condom made from the cow part is one of 11 ideas to win $100,000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in its reinvent-the-condom competition.<p>Another winning proposal uses a …

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Who Is The Most Successful Box-Office Superhero?

Thor: The Dark World opened with the best debut weekend for a Marvel Studios movie that doesn't feature Iron Man — but how does it stack up at the box office to all other cinematic superheroes?<p>We live in an age of maximum superheroics. Costume-clad comic book champions are dominating the multiplex …

Ken Griffey, Jr. talks on his car phone while driving on April 17, 1988 in San Bernardino, Calif. (V.J. Lovero/SI)

Ken Griffey, Jr. talks on his car phone while driving on April 17, 1988 in San Bernardino, Calif. (V.J. Lovero/SI)

Jesus Darth Vader Painting By Cedric Chambers Selling On eBay

As unforgettable yet controversial images go, it's hard to top the one made by artist Cedric Chambers.<p>His painting, "The Prophet," shows Darth Vader carrying Jesus Christ with the smoldering images of the Twin Towers in the background.<p>Looking at it, you might think the 23-year-old Denver artist had …

Predator Conditioning

Here's what you need to know...<p>Perform your conditioning work like the bad-ass predator that you are. Don't run from it like prey.<br>• To accelerate the …

12 Bar Tricks Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

Going out to the local bar can get expensive. Instead of paying for <i>all</i> your drinks, trick your friends into paying for some of them with a few …

How to Create 5 Makeshift Survival Lights When Power is Out and You're in a Pinch | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>It’s impossible to be perfectly prepared for an imperfect …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

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Photographer Documents Her Pregnancy In 9 Months of Intimate Selfies

Pregnancy and motherhood are beautiful things, and there are many photographers out there who specialize in capturing these special times in people’s …

Shake: Slow Motion Photos Of Dogs Shaking Their Heads Published As Book

Just yesterday, award-winning U.S. photographer and animal trainer Carli Davidson published her book “Shake.” The much-awaited photo collection …

26 Of The Best Kids’ Halloween Costumes Ever

Halloween’s coming up, and Bored Panda’s got you covered. Now that you’ve got your pets dressed up for Halloween and your Halloween food ready, here …

Harry Potter

21 Creative and Funny Halloween Costumes For Pets

In all the excitement surrounding creative Halloween costume ideas, people often forget that there’s a whole other world of costumes that can be …

Pets