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Los Angeles-based photographer Dan Marker-Moore captures long periods of time through creative Time Slice photography. Across the course of minutes and hours, Marker-Moore uses a tripod and a lot of patience
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Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain, in anticipation of the
• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming • knowledge about how learning actually works The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying,
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Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others. So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great and
Sixty feet below the sea, in the world's only underwater habitat, a group of scientists is trying to unlock the ocean’s secrets. But how do the crew of the Aquarius stay sane? What Houston is to space
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Mikael Cho is the co-founder of Crew, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog. As our company grows,
If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending
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Some painters use oils. Others use pastels or charcoal. And still others use light. That's right, light. Janne Parviainen from Helsinki, Finland, is one such artist. With experience in both photography
Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he