Jm Ferguson

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Artists are just this screwed: When capitalism markets rebellion, how does the rebel stand outside?

Dada laid the roots for real attitude and rebellion — and also for its co-optation. It also shows the way forward<p>A wordy headline in the New York Times Magazine recently caught my attention: “Distressed jeans turn punk rock’s battered bad attitude into a commodified style for those with the social …

Richard Feynman on Science vs. Religion and Why Uncertainty Is Central to Morality

“It is impossible to find an answer which someday will not be found to be wrong.”<p><i>“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from,”</i> Carl Sagan wrote in his timeless treatise on science and spirituality, <i>“we will have failed.”</i> Perhaps because, as …

Richard Feynman

40% of Women in Seoul See Marriage as Optional

Four out of 10 women in the capital now consider marriage an option rather than a requirement, according to a survey by the Seoul Metropolitan …

Cleaning Up Your Dirty Clean: It's All About Technique

<b>The rising popularity of Olympic weightlifting has led to many newcomers and ex-athletes exchanging their spin bikes for barbells.</b> Unfortunately, the …

Want to Learn How to Write a Screenplay? This Slideshow Gives You a Great Crash Course

Writing a screenplay is one of the most challenging areas of filmmaking you'll ever undertake, which is why it's always nice to have a resource to …

Filmmaking

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Everyone is Charlie

RÉPUBLIQUE. Voltaire. Nation. Even the names of the roads and squares along which the Paris march took place on January 11th, held in defiance of …

Ibuprofen extended lifespan an average of 15 percent in model organisms

Ibuprofen, a common over-the-counter drug used to relieve pain and fever, could hold the keys to a longer healthier life, according to a study by …

Brewer's yeast boosts endurance capacity

Brewer's yeast boosts endurance capacity<p><b>Supplements that contain lots of pieces of genetic material – or nucleotides as they're called – enhance</b> …

DNA

Scientists Discover the Ideal Dance Moves for Men

Before heading out for a night on the town, guys might want to make sure they have their dance moves down. A recent study showed women rated these …

Dance

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The Muscle Up with Jason Khalipa

How to Look Better in Photos Based on Your Body Type

Most of us don't like to see ourselves in photographs because we don't like to see our imperfections. Here are a few tricks anyone can implement to …

George Orwell on Writing and the Four Questions Great Writers Must Ask Themselves

George Orwell was a man of unflinching idealism who made no apologies for making his convictions clear, be they about the ethics of journalism, the universal motives of writing, or the golden rules for making tea — but never more so than in his now-legendary essay “Politics and the English …

How poor countries seemed to be catching up with rich ones—and why they are now falling behind again

IF THE 20th century belonged to the rich countries of North America and Europe, some economists argue, then the 21st will be the era of the emerging …

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Ray Bradbury on Failure, Why We Hate Work, and the Importance of Love in Creative Endeavors

<i>“A master in the art of living draws no sharp distinction between his work and his play,”</i> the French writer Chateaubriand is credited with saying. <i>“He simply pursues his vision of excellence through whatever he is doing, and leaves others to determine whether he is working or playing. To himself, he</i> …

The Hidden Enemy of Productive Conversations

We have our work cut out for us when it comes to navigating complex problems, in large part because we are hard-wired to seek certainty as quickly as possible. The research of decision scientists reveals that our best strategy for tackling these problems is to harness cognitive diversity, because …

Update on C60 fullerenes in olive oil - AGINGSCIENCES™ - Anti-Aging Firewalls™

By Vince Giuliano and James P Watson<p>More than a year has passed since publication of the November 2012 blog entry <i>Buckyballs, health and longevity –</i> …

Glucosamine promotes longevity by mimicking a low-carb diet and extends the life of mice by 10%

The widely used food supplement glucosamine promotes longevity in ageing mice by approximately 10% due to improved glucose metabolism. Michael …

Max Out on Squats Every Day

If your family was captured and you were told you needed to put 100 pounds onto your max squat within two months or your family would be executed, …

Behind the Scenes: The Warm Up

How To Tape Your Hands - Invictus Fitness

<b>How To Tape Your Hands</b><br>Written by Calvin Sun<br>(This article was originally published on June 2, 2009 – a good reminder for our newer athletes.)<p>Every …

CrossFit

Prepare to prepare.

Juma Ikangaa became a sentimental favorite among fans at the Boston marathon after taking second place 3 years in a row, from 1988 to 1990. In spite …

I Will Go Down With This Ship

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Sure-fire Way to Learn the Snatch

Is there an exercise that can improve power, strength, dynamic flexibility, agility, balance, coordination, and overall athleticism, all while …

Workouts

Scientists Track a Great White Shark Across the Atlantic for the First Time

Tagged off Florida, the mature female is now closing in on the U.K.'s Cornish coast.<p>Ever since researchers tagged a great white shark nicknamed Lydia off Jacksonville, Florida, in March 2013, they've been keeping a close eye on her. Their vigilance was rewarded this past weekend when the 14-foot …

How to: The Overhead Squat

How flexible are you? How stable is your core, particularly the muscles in your lower back? To find the answers to these questions, you need to start …