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A Wedding in Color

(Image credit: James Tang Photography)<p>Artist Taylor Ann Linko wanted a colorful wedding, and that’s what she had. Check out her gorgeous dress! She …

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Emotional Intelligence

Slender Man meme to become horror movie

A movie based on the mythical online figure Slender Man is reportedly on the way.<p>The meme, which originated in 2009, centres on a supernatural character who abducts and stalks others, especially children. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Sony division Screen Gems is set to produce the film, …

Horror

Real Water Makes Cosplay Wetter, I Mean Better

We’ve seen how there are cosplay events in Japan with real explosions and fire to make photos dramatic. But, as pointed out on <i>2ch</i>, there is also a …

‘It’s a surreal place’: A Winnipeg man’s decades long depiction of Chernobyl through photos

WINNIPEG — It’s been three decades since the world’s worst nuclear disaster.<p>It was on April 26, 1986 the nuclear reactor in Chernobyl failed, …

Rare colour footage of first David Attenborough expedition found hidden in BBC archives

Anyone who was alive in 1954 will remember the strapping frame of a youthful Sir David Attenborough stripped to the waist, wading through swamps and chasing ant-eaters as he made his broadcasting debut on the BBC’s Zoo Quest.<p>Although the ground-breaking wildlife programmes were in black and white, …

Nature

9 Apps to Help You Ace Those Finals

It’s hard to believe that only a few short months ago, we were bingeing back-to-school beauty hacks on Youtube and tweaking our on-campus looks for the year. But with half of April already behind us, the wonderful days of perfectly braided buns and deliberate preppy girl style have quickly given …

Apps

Beautiful Urban Fog Photography in Hong Kong

Photographer Andy Yeung enjoyed the fog season in Hong Kong to make his new series titled <i>Urban Fog</i>. At night, he captured all the beauty of the city …

Max Landis: there are ‘no A-list female Asian celebrities’ who could have taken Scarlett Johansson’s Ghost in a Shell role

The screenwriter – who is not associated with the anime remake – has weighed into the ‘whitewashing’ debate and said dearth of high-profile Asian stars is result of a ‘broken system’<p>The Hollywood screenwriter Max Landis has denied defending the casting of Scarlett Johansson in a “whitewashed” …

Scarlett Johansson

A Stanford dean on adult skills every 18-year-old should have

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the skills every 18 year old needs?</i> <i>Answer by Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author of NYT bestseller How to Raise an Adult; former Stanford dean; podcast host.</i><p>1. An 18-year-old must be able to talk to strangers<p>Faculty, deans, advisers, landlords, store …

Parenting

Salt and Sanctuary review

At its core, <i>Salt and Sanctuary</i> does something impossible: It borrows the mechanics of another video game franchise without getting lost in derivation.<p>If you can think of an emblematic component of FromSoftware's punishing action-RPGs — <i>Demon's Souls</i>, the Dark Souls series and <i>Bloodborne</i> — it's …

Dark Souls

The 4 Rituals That Will Make You an Expert at Anything

We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.<p>So I decided to …

20 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2014

From science explainers to exploding spice bags to a David Lynch-directed nail polish commercial, these were the best videos made in 2014.<p>In the breakneck pace of digital culture today, our attention span has been whittled down to the length of a two-second GIF. Deciding to click play on a longer …

The Ultimate Guide to Totally Nailing Every One of Your Resolutions

No matter how you feel about resolutions, chances are most of us are looking to kick off 2016 on a good note. To help you get started, we've compiled …

Beautifully-Animated Infographics Designed by Eleanor Lutz

Eleanor Lutz is a designer whose knowledge of molecular biology and love of science is translated into beautifully-designed infographics. Her colorful and educational images contain interesting bits of information about how the human body works and birds fly, but with a novel twist – they're …

8 Spotify Tricks That Will Change the Way You Listen to Music

John Shearer—WireImage/Getty Images<p>Kevin Mazur—WireImage/Getty Images<p>Ethan Miller—Getty Images<p>Ethan Miller—Getty Images<p>Gary Gershoff—WireImage/Getty …