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10 Little Things to Remember When Life No Longer Excites You

Once upon a time, there was a girl who could do anything in the world she wanted. All she had to do was choose something and focus. So one day she …

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5 Things I Learned Hanging Out With 12 Multi Millionaires

In 2015, I decided to reach out to wealthy people to understand how they got there. From having lunch with Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad, Poor …

Muscle detailing: 6 workout routines for rock-solid muscle definition

You’re not the only one that gets bored to hell with the same routine—your muscles do too.<p>After months, or even years, of the same exercises day in …

Psychologists say a common cognitive trap could be sabotaging your success

What time are you available for a phone call tomorrow? Can you sign off on this project proposal? How much pizza should we order for tomorrow's staff meeting?<p>Ugh. 2 p.m. Yes. 10 pies. Done.<p>You might feel incredibly productive after making these decisions, simply because you checked three items off …

5 Foot Exercises To Relieve Back, Hip, And Knee Pain In 20 Minutes or Less

You might not think of your feet as a significant contributor towards the overall health of your body. The fact is that among external aspects, your …

How many teachers does a school need?

<b>Do schools in England have enough teachers?</b><p>There is at the very least a severe disconnect between the different views, and the gap shows no sign of closing.<p>Almost every head teacher you speak to will regale you at length with the difficulties of getting enough decent applicants for a job.<p>Ministers …

Strikingly Raw Silhouettes of Men and Women in the Wild

Self-taught photographer Julie Cherki has a raw talent and keen eye that radiates out of each of her striking portraits. As most artists do, Cherki uses the camera as a means of communication, a tool that connects her “interior space, with the world around [her].” Her photographs often depict men …

Articles about pair skyscrapers sneak 2800 plant park milan on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two soaring, plant-filled towers suggest a new future for the city skyline.<p>Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks the prefab mold.<p>Plants and man have a long lasting relationship since the time civilization flourished.<p>Monsieur Plant transforms Macs into living …

Articles about these incredibly tiny cabins tree houses and mobile dwellings are all less on Dwell.com - Dwell

At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design the tiny house of your dreams.<p>The wooden structure next to Laurie and Peter Stubbs' house outside Baltimore is made out of trees and is nestled in the woods...<p>It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of …

Articles about richly furnished home frames striking landscape views on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the Australian bush, a sculptor and an architect collaborate on a house built to withstand fire.<p>Taking a calculated turn from tradition, two Czech architects designed a modern rendition of a classic Bohemian home, powered by...<p>A green house near the coast of El Salvador captures the best of its …

The baker behind Macau’s famous egg custard tarts

Although initially a Portuguese import, Macau’s egg tarts have a surprisingly English twist, and have transformed Coloane into a sort of pilgrimage for pastry-loving travellers<p>Commonly considered a Portuguese import, Macau’s most iconic version of treat was actually born from the unbridled energy …

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Meet New York’s homeless fashion photographer

Mark Reay was looking for a job. It was 2007 when he entered a New York newsagents, writing down the email addresses of staff from magazines on the shelf. He sent out around 50 messages with some images from his photography portfolio. We called him back. Thus began seven years of shooting for …

The Stars of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

See photographer Caitlin Cronenberg’s portraits of the actors, actresses, and filmmakers to know—and hear what they have to say. Photos taken in Nkpr's IT Lounge Portrait Studio at TIFF's Bell Lightbox. A donation is made to director Paul Haggis's Artists for Peace and Justice for every celebrity …

Here's how Uber got its start and grew to become the most valuable startup in the world

But the road hasn't been easy.<p>Uber has fought rivals and regulators as it has transformed from a black-car service into a sprawling logistics company gunning for a future of self-driving cars. It has confronted threats from the taxi industry and even its own drivers.<p>But its valuation has continued …

Silicon Valley billionaires are appalled by normal schools — so they've created this new one

Kids take attendance on an iPad, complete a "playlist" of activities, and learn 3D modeling software to design a playhouse for the class pet.<p>Founder and CEO Max Ventilla previously helmed the personalization team at Google, where he helped build Google+ and other products that make the internet …

Teaching In America: 'Only The Strong Will Survive'

Last week was supposed to be the first week of school for students in Seattle, Washington. Instead it was the beginning of a teachers' strike. Negotiators are at a standoff over wages and performance evaluations.<p>In 2012, Chicago's public school teachers went on strike, leaving the city's 350,000 …

Education

The Rich in Fiction

Ever since the birth of the novel, which took its impetus from the radical transformation of class structure in the eighteenth century, the rich have got the short end of the stick—often caricatured when they’re not overtly demonized. With the exception of Henry James, most nineteenth-century …

A Guide to Understanding Your Millennial

There is something totally unique and different going on with millennials. Faced with an economy, this group of humans with a range of emotions enjoys life styles that will probably change in the future. For example, they’ve been known to take pictures—boy, do they love pictures. In the past, we …

Why Is Givenchy Headed to NYC? Can the Public School Guys Revive DKNY? 12 Pressing Questions for Fashion Week

<b>1. Um . . . where’s Fashion Week again?</b><p>nyfw preview<p>Lincoln Center, we hardly knew ye. WME-IMG, the entity that stages the “official” New York Fashion Week shows, has packed up its tents and re-staked them in two new locations: Skylight at Moynihan Station, in the old post office, and Skylight …

New York Style

An Awkward Adaptation of Kahlil Gibran’s “The Prophet”

This past March, at the New York International Children’s Film Festival, Roger Allers, the director of "The Lion King," cheerfully answered kids’ questions about his newest movie, which had just had its U.S. première. He grinned directly at each young moviegoer who took the microphone: <i>Yes, there</i> …

Psychologists Urge People With Low Self-Esteem to Watch G.O.P. Debate

MINNESOTA (The Borowitz Report)—Psychologists at the University of Minnesota have issued a research study recommending that people suffering from low self-esteem watch Thursday night’s nationally televised Republican debate.<p>The recommendation came after the psychologists spent weeks showing …

What I Learned By Asking 100 School Kids About The Future Of Work

In May this year I gave a different style of presentation at an Ignite event in San Francisco to the ones I normally do. As an analyst and someone who gets excited by telling stories about the possibilities of technology I do a fair bit of research and digging around, but I needed something …

The best albums of 2015 so far

How Sweden became the startup capital of Europe

Stockholm is the second most prolific tech hub in the world on a per capita basis, behind Silicon Valley. How did that happen and where does it go from here?<p>When Apple, the Silicon Valley veteran that revolutionised the music industry by unbundling the physical album and allowing individual digital …

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The hot new sound: a timeline of pop's biggest producers

Pop is a quick study. If there's one hit with a catchy snare sound, by the end of the year there will be three more with the same feel, either by the same producer or some up-and-comer picking up a few tricks and running with them. Sounds travel fast, and a good one will often spread through a …

Popote’s Restaurant Identity by Violaine & Jeremy

A branding project by studio Violaine & Jeremy for Popote’s, a restaurant based in Brooklyn, New York.<p>A week ago, I featured some illustrations on WE …

50 of the Best Online Courses and Resources for Learning Web Design

Interested in learning how to build web sites or improve your web design skills? There's a wealth of resources for you (including our own night …