Alexandre Bermudez Bagniewski

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An Animated Introduction to Stoicism, the Ancient Greek Philosophy That Lets You Lead a Happy, Fulfilling Life

Forever known, it seems, as keeping a “stiff upper lip,” Stoicism—like its predecessor, Cynicism—is an ancient school of Greek philosophy that has …

The Silver Lining to Brazil's Never-Ending Corruption Scandal

Think Washington is in an uproar and Trump is in trouble? For a true political maelstrom, cast your eyes south toward Brazil, where Chapter #843 in …

Brazil

16 of the best historical documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

While every moment that leads up to the present could be considered history, there are certain events throughout time that truly stand out among the …

Henry Viii

Há 200 anos, era inventada a bicicleta

Durante período de crise, alemão construiu modelo que antecedeu biciclos modernos como alternativa econômica ao cavalo. Projeto ganhou pedais e pneus …

Europe's 'fortress' approach to the migrant crisis won't work. Here's why

Between January and November 2015, approximately 1.5 million migrants reached the European Union through the Mediterranean Sea. This high level of …

Africa

População parda quase se iguala à branca, diz IBGE

Pesquisa Nacional por Amostra de Domicílios revela que, em 2015, 45,2% dos residentes no Brasil se declararam brancos, enquanto 45,1% eram pardos. …

As novidades da semana na Netflix (25/11/2016)

É difícil achar alguém que não ame a <b>Netflix</b> e as inúmeras opções disponíveis em seu catálogo. Por isso, sempre que uma lista de novidades aparece no …

9 filmes de comédia que todos precisam conhecer

Nada como dar boas risadas após uma semana cansativa ou estressante. Pensando nisso, perguntamos aos leitores que nos seguem no Facebook e no …

26 long books worth the time they'll take to read

Binge-watching is easy; just drag the laptop into bed and go. But savoring a book of, say, 800 pages or longer is a <i>project</i>. No book that size is perfect, because excess is kind of the point. What marathon runner doesn't curse the universe or even get bored once in a while? That doesn't negate the …

10 alongamentos incríveis que vão fazer você se sentir MUITO melhor

Experimente estes alongamentos antes ou depois de um treino (ou em qualquer outro momento).<p>O BuzzFeed Life conversou com a personal trainer Mary Jane Detroyer, que recomendou estes 10 alongamentos fáceis. Segundo ela, eles podem ajudar a reduzir a dor muscular, diminuir o estresse e minimizar o …

7 unforgettable leadership lessons from the ancient Roman conqueror Julius Caesar

After eliminating his rivals in a civil war, general and politician Gaius Julius Caesar began serving as dictator of Rome in 49 BCE.<p>He established a number of political reforms before getting stabbed to death on the Ides of March in 44 BCE.<p>This sparked yet another civil war that doomed the Roman …

5 Websites that Pay Writers $75+ Per Article

There are so many websites that pay writers. The following is a list of 5 such websites, in a variety of categories. All of them pay at least $75.<p>For …

Creative Writing

4 Unofficial Rules Native English Speakers Don't Realize They Know

The BBC’s Matthew Anderson tweeted about a rule that “English speakers know, but don’t know we know.” It was a screen grab of a passage from Mark …

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day For a Month. Here’s What Happened.

Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could cram in more lifting?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip doing a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p>I called Doug Kechijian, D.P.T., of Resilient …

Workouts

‘Hardcore History’ host Dan Carlin dissects the ‘grand karmic joke’ of Donald Trump

When Dan Carlin began hosting a show on conservative talk radio in the mid-1990s, he didn’t quite fit the mold.<p>It wasn’t simply that his politics …

Political Science

How Japanese and Mexican American farm workers formed an alliance that made history

Berry season is waning, but the harvest hasn't always been so sweet for the migrant workers who pick the fruit in fields across the United States. A conflict between Mexican migrant workers and the Japanese American family-owned Sakuma Brothers berry farm in Washington state shows just how thorny …

Greg Jackson's top 10 books to make you a better person

Don’t be put off! Works by WG Sebald, Roberto Bolaño and Wallace Shawn and others can help us to see ourselves more clearly and understand life better<p>“If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life,” wrote Thoreau, …

Books

The cult of memory: when history does more harm than good | David Rieff

It is a truism that we must remember the past or else be condemned to repeat it. But there are times when some things are best forgotten<p>As a reporter in the Bosnian war, in 1993 I went to Belgrade to visit Vuk Drašković, the Serb nationalist politician and writer who was then leading the mass …

War

Top 10 wine bars and tasting rooms in Buenos Aires

Argentina’s taste for wine is on the rise, as is its capital’s bar scene. Here, we pick 10 places to discover hundreds of quality labels from as little as £1.60 a glass<p>Argentinians are now into wine more than ever before, thanks to new top-quality vintages that go beyond the purple, juicy malbec. …

Argentina

How to Write a Story a Week: A Day-by-Day Guide

by Emily WenstromAs a fiction writer eager to improve my craft, I’ve long wanted to try out the story-a-week approach recommended to aspiring writers …

US seen as 'Britain gone wrong': archive, 24 Nov 1964

<b>24 November 1964:</b> Alistair Cooke, the Guardian chief US correspondent, talks about the special relationship between the British and the Americans<p>The British had an ancient delusion that America was Britain gone wrong, Mr Alistair Cooke, chief American correspondent of the “Guardian,” said in London …

EXAME

<b>1. Que tal aprender em português?</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/17 (Thinkstock/Katie_Martynova)<p>São Paulo - Se você procura <b>educação</b> de qualidade na internet, os MOOCs …

Cities in numbers: how patterns of urban growth change the world

Beneath the crude statistic that the world is heading towards 70% urbanisation by 2050 lie regional differences in demographic, economic and environmental change. LSE Cities’ Urban Age programme takes a deeper look at the data<p>In 1950, the fishing village of Shenzhen in south-east China had 3,148 …

Urbanization

La democracia según Alexis de Tocqueville

El retroceso de lo político frente a formas blandas de tiranía ha sido una obsesión para los intelectuales y académicos desde que existen regímenes …

10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

DNA Reveals Mysterious Human Cousin With Huge Teeth

A new genetic analysis suggests that the recently discovered Denisovans lived in Eurasia for millennia.<p>The analysis of a fossil tooth from Siberia reveals that a mysterious people known as Denisovans, discovered a mere five years ago, persisted for tens of thousands of years alongside modern humans …

The Dad's Guide to Raising Daughters: Infancy to Adolescence

Girls seem a bit foreign to most new dads, but with these tips, you can form a special bond that will last a lifetime. Dads and daughters are a unique pair. Daughters look up to you as their top guy, so it's important to form this precious bond early and maintain it throughout her stages of …