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20 photos that show why Seville was voted 2018's top place to visit

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel ranked the 10 cities that everyone will be dying to visit in 2018.<p>Occupying the coveted number one spot is a Spanish …

Barcelona

Shopping in Italian Cities

Whether you just want to buy a couple of souvenirs or you're looking for jewelry, specialty foods, art, or fashion items, Italy is a shopper's …

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list The 100 best novels written in …

Literature

X-HΣΣSΨ'S IMPRΣSSIΩΠS — nevver: Knock loud, I’m home.

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life is life

Bored Panda

Seb Lester recreates famous logos by hand using calligraphy pens: <br>http://goo.gl/37Gk9w

Cheat Sheet: Every Major Icon In Photoshop's Toolbar Explained

If you're a casual Photoshop user, you probably know how to find the cropping tool and have a vague idea of what the lasso function does. But what …

Tutorials

These Closeup Photos of Jupiter Look Like Works of Art

NASA’s Juno space probe has been orbiting Jupiter and dazzling us with photos of the giant gas planet for over a year now. In recent days, Juno has …

Astronomy

Photographer Challenges Herself To Shoot In ‘Ugly’ Location, And Results Prove That It’s All About The Skill

Pro and amateur photographers see different things when they look at the same place, and this story proves that professionals can work wonders even …

Banksy's New Mural Mocks Smart Phone Distracted Lovers

Banksy, the most recognized street artist of this era, had been quiet since his whirlwind tour of New York City last fall. Well, he's up to his old tricks again, and his website was recently updated with a new piece that's painted on a quaint stone wall on Clement Street in Bristol, United Kingdom. …

Streetwear

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet

Alien landscapes on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are human-made …

Read News from All Over the World with Flipboard Regional Editions

Have you ever wondered about the news across the world? Are you interested in seeing the world from other perspectives? Do you want to enjoy Flipboard in another language? If so, we’ve got you covered! Our Content Guide comes in 25 different regional editions, so that you can see what’s trending in …

Shoot This 52 Week Photo Challenge in 2017 to Improve Your Skills

My original 52 Week Challenge in 2016 was a huge success, with tens of thousands of photographers participating from around the world. In celebration …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Nature Is Perfectly Miserable in These Rare Japanese Woodblock Prints

Hasui Kawase helped revive a Japanese printmaking tradition in the 20th century with scenes from the natural world.<p>As winter approaches, dark, moody landscapes might be increasingly common sights throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Only few of these scenes, however, are likely to be as beautifully …

Art

The 20 best travel books of 2016

From Australia to America, and Bulgaria to Burma, Michael Kerr draws on the year’s travel books to find the ideal Christmas gifts.<p>The Outrun by Amy Liptrot<p><b>Canongate, £8.99</b><p>I was delighted to see this win the 2016 Wainwright Prize. It’s a wonderful book though hardly conventional, whether you …

Why We Have More Courage to Create in the Middle Years

“<i>This is not my beautiful house. This is not my beautiful wife. My God! How did I get here</i>?” - David Byrne, “Once in a Lifetime”<p><i>“In the middle of the</i> …

Creativity

The Right Way(s) to Do Introspection

Like so many good and timeless things, knowing thyself has been co-opted by New Agey thought leaders and feel-good, if shallow, party anthems. Yet to</i> …

Here's what 8 weeks of mindfulness training does to your brain

What are the neural correlates of these effects? A new systematic review in <i>Brain and Cognition</i> has looked at all studies published prior to July this year that investigated brain changes associated with eight weeks of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction or Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy.<p>The …

Mindfulness

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

5 Tips How To Make Your Photography Look Magical

The key word is long exposure. Take a tripod and ND filters with you and the result will be totally different than handheld shots. ND (neutral …

13 Terrifically Terrible Sci-Fi Movies to Watch on a Long Weekend

You know that great line from <i>Party Down</i>: “I’m into hard sci-fi. Fantasy is bullshit.” That’s me.<p>Well, that’s me for the most part. There’s nothing …

Four Great Ways to Cherish Your Travel Photos

These services will turn your favorite digital photos into treasured mementos.<p>Fracture<p>This company offers a single product, but it’s a great one: …

Archives

Live infographic shows the most-used cameras and lenses worldwide

Have you ever wanted to know which cameras and lenses are used the most throughout the world? If so, you’re in a great deal of luck, because …

Top 10

35 Beautiful Examples of Macro Photography

Macro Photography is the most interesting and popular photography. In Macro Photography, some photos might be of relatively large things — such as a …

Getting Started Guide to Close-up Photography

en_US<p>article<p>An introduction to close up and macro …

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

Books