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EVERY FINGER IS CONNECTED WITH 2 ORGANS: JAPANESE METHODS FOR CURING IN 5 MINUTES!

Did you know that the Japanese people have an excellent and extremely effective healing technique, which will help you treat and cure many different …

Trace Amounts: The Documentary The CDC Doesn’t Want You To See

I'm in!<p>Mercury Toxicity: Has it caused one of the worst health crises in American history?<p><i>“We found out that the Thimeresol would be toxic down to –</i> …

Humans are taking over, and we're putting the world's ecosystems at risk

Habitat loss is the most insidious of all threats facing land-living wildlife, and protected areas like national parks are one of the best ways to …

Biodiversity

Jared Kushner, a Trump In-Law and Adviser, Chases a Chinese Deal

On the night of Nov. 16, a group of executives gathered in a private dining room of the restaurant La Chine at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Midtown Manhattan. The table was laden with Chinese delicacies and $2,100 bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild. At one end sat Wu Xiaohui, the chairman of the …

Real Estate

Yes, It’s Your Parents’ Fault

We live in a culture that celebrates individualism and self-reliance, and yet we humans are an exquisitely social species, thriving in good company and suffering in isolation. More than anything else, our intimate relationships, or lack thereof, shape and define our lives.<p>While there have been many …

Psychology

Experience: I was painted by Andy Warhol

It is autumn 1978 in New York. The little round stool is hard, the studio cold, and I’m doing my best, aged 10, to sit still. There is a woman nearby, but I can see only silhouettes of her, intermittently, between bright flashing lights. I hear phones ringing, people chatting, but it’s mostly a …

Andy Warhol

Spring Preview 2017

Spring Preview! Rainey Knudson, Brandon Zech, and Christina Rees run down our top picks in Texas for the coming months.<p>Nina Katchadourian: …

Sculpture discovered at Fort Worth ‘Antiques Roadshow’ taping could be worth hundreds of thousands

A trip to Fort Worth could potentially turn into big money for a Houston man and his family.<p>James Keener stopped by the Fort Worth Convention Center …

Fine Art

How America's "war on terror" was (unwittingly) designed to last forever

"We've created in the war on terror a perpetual motion machine." —Mark Danner, author of Spiral<p><i>“We cannot use force everywhere that a radical ideology takes root; and in the absence of a strategy that reduces the wellspring of extremism, a perpetual war</i> <i>—</i> <i>through drones or Special Forces or troop</i> …

A Smuggling Operation: John Berger’s Theory of Art

EARLY IN HIS CAREER, John Berger’s weekly art criticism for the <i>New Statesman</i> provoked outraged letters and public condemnation. Once, the British …

Washington’s National Portrait Gallery Unveils Donald Trump’s Picture

Politics<p>The museum's choice may surprise you.<p>,<p>Preparations for president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration are well underway at Washington’s National …

New York Museum Shows to Get Excited About in 2017

Art World<p>Highlights range from Robert Rauschenberg to Florine Stettheimer.<p>,<p><b>“Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952–1965” at</b> …

Columbia University

Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening Sale | Sotheby's

Fine Art

'It Was Like Someone Turned the Faucet Off': Lisa Cooley on Closing Her Gallery

Installation view of ‘Alice Channer: Half-life’ at Lisa Cooley in 2015.<p>COURTESY LISA COOLEY<p>Yesterday, <i>ARTnews</i> reported that Lisa Cooley would be …

Martin Puryear

Madison Square Park Conservancy and renowned American sculptor Martin Puryear today opened <i>Big Bling</i>, a major sculpture to be on view in Madison …

Art

The Year in, and Beyond, the Galleries of New York: A Relatively Concise Chronicle of Highlights and a Top 10 List

Installation view of “Philippe Parreno: IF THIS THEN ELSE” at Gladstone 64.<p>COURTESY GLADSTONE 64<p>N<b>OT SO LONG AGO</b>, it seemed that new galleries would …

Exhibit celebrates art of 101-year-old painter Carmen Herrera

At 101 years old, Carmen Herrera is receiving recognition many believe is long overdue – a solo exhibit at New York’s Whitney Museum of American …

Art Advisory

Why Saatchi Art?<p><b>Global Selection</b><br>We have an unparalleled selection of paintings, photography, sculpture, and drawings by over 60,000 artists from …

From Michelangelo to Hockney and Bruegel to Hopper: the best exhibitions in 2017

January<p><b>Elisabeth Frink: Transformation</b><p>A major solo exhibition by the late and now rather under-rated sculptor, whose feel for natural form was offset by the underlying tensions of the Cold War – from animal skeletons to the faces of torturers and assassins.<p><i>Hauser & Wirth, Bruton, Somerset (01749</i> …

L.A.'s art world eagerly awaits 2017 opening of Marciano museum

Los Angeles' ever-expanding museum landscape spreads a little farther come spring with the opening of the Marciano Art Foundation.<p>The contemporary art museum from Guess co-founders Paul and Maurice Marciano will show painting, sculpture and photography along with installation, performance and …

Los Angeles

Mark Cuban Reveals the Skill That Made Him Millions (and That Anyone Can Learn) | Inc.com

Recently Mark Cuban was asked what he would do if he lost it all. What would he do first?<p>"I would get a job as a bartender at night and a sales job during the day," Cuban said on the podcast <i>How I Built This,</i>"and I would start working<i>.</i><p>"Could I become a multimillionaire again? I have no doubt."<p>Why …

Communication Skills

The English language’s domination of the globe may be skewing scientific research

People speak over 6,500 languages worldwide. Some are known to only a very few while others are spoken by billions. One is dominating.<p>Increasingly, the world’s common language is English; speaking, reading and writing it are critical skills for workers in the global economy. For example, this month …

Language Learning

The Mysterious Virus That Could Cause Obesity

Randy is 62 years old and stands tall at six foot one. He grew up on a farm in Glasford, Illinois, in the 1950s. Randy was raised with the strong …