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The Charm of Shanghai's Historic Neighborhoods

Filmmaker JT Singh skips the gleaming skyscrapers and focuses his camera on the modest alleyways of the old city.<p>The city of Shanghai, China’s pride and joy, is a picturesque place—even with its permanent backdrop of thick haze. Tourists flock to the glitzy Bund with their cameras, and daredevil …

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My Favorite Movies of 2015: Nos. 20-1

<b>20. Crimson Peak</b>Somewhere along the way, this movie stops being a mannered romance between Mia Wasikowska and Tom Hiddleston’s characters, and it …

Jay Leno

House Tour: Refined Industrial Modern Style

<b>Name:</b> Dave Widmer, CB2 eCommerce Brand Director and Chad Ross, Crate and Barrel Visual Merchandising Team Lead <b><br>Location:</b> Andersonville; Chicago, IL</b> …

Jeff Van Gundy may 'tone it down a bit' on Bulls management

Jeff Van Gundy usually operates without a filter. Whatever thought pops into his brain often does a beeline straight to his mouth.<p>But the outspoken NBA analyst says he might have to switch on his rarely used internal censor when it comes to discussing Tom Thibodeau's shaky relationship with the …

Is It Numbers or Talent? Sorting Fact, Fiction in NBA Stats Wave

Link to Media<p>This column is not about Charles Barkley, who recently said, "I've always believed analytics was crap."<p>It's not about Larry Brown, who recently opined, "To say that these analytics guys have the answer is crazy."<p>It's not about the purported clash of new-age analysis and old-school …

Basketball

A cause for pause? Scientists offer reasons for global warming 'hiatus'

It's been dubbed both a "pause" and a "faux pause," and it's ignited debate among climate scientists and their critics.<p>After a period of rapid global warming throughout most of the 20th century, the pace of global temperature rise has slowed greatly over the last 10 to 15 years.<p>This unexpected …

Climate Change

How to Turn Instagram into the Ultimate Adventure Job

Insta Credit<p>When 27-year-old Johan Lolos set out from Belgium in 2013 with his camera and no return ticket, he didn't anticipate becoming one of New Zealand's most popular Instagrammers. It was only a year ago, in February 2014, that Lolos started taking his Instagram account, @lebackpacker, …

New Zealand

This Photographer's Images Beautifully Capture Everyday Life In Cuba

Photographer David LaFevor, an Assistant Professor of Latin American History and Digital Humanities at the University of Texas at Arlington, is working on an ongoing project on Latin America and the American South.<p>LaFevor's project features images taken in Cuba between 2006 and 2014. The …

How to Master White Balance

<b>Reader Question:</b> What is white balance and why is it important? Is there a downside to setting my camera to “auto”?<p><b>My Answer:</b> Before the rise of digital photography most magazine pictures were shot on color transparency film, more commonly known as slides. Slide film was calibrated to be used in …

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

YouTube reveals which US internet providers are best and worst at streaming

Starting today, internet providers in the United States will finally be held to account for lackluster YouTube streaming speeds. Google has brought its Video Quality Report — first launched in Canada at the start of this year — to the US, and is now ranking ISPs like Cablevision and Verizon FiOS …

Comprehensive Travel Checklist for Preparing for a Trip

<b>I help my Schedule Makeover time coaching clients break down multi-step activities</b> into lists so that they can move forward on them without feeling overwhelmed. (David Allen does a great job of explaining why this technique is so effective in Getting Things Done.)<p><b>As a special gift to you</b>, I'm …

Backpacking

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

How to Avoid 8 Common Road Biking Hazards

Former Olympian and current USA Cycling coach David Brinton rides bikes for a living—and as a professional stuntman, he used to get paid to crash them, too. Brinton shares some advice on how he handles his bike in eight common road hazards. (For more skill-building and learning how to commute by …

Editing Your Life's Stories Can Create Happier Endings

<b>Listen · 8:54</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>It was a rainy night in October when my nephew Lewis passed the Frankenstein statue standing in front of a toy store. The 2 1/2-year-old boy didn't see the monster at first, and when he turned around, he was only inches from Frankenstein's green …

Biking Around London Taking Timelapse Photography

Another shining example of timelapse photography has recently been released, this time from a photographer who spent eight days cycling around London …

Photography

How to Hack Your Mind: Using Biofeedback to Increase Resilience | The Art of Manliness

Two important skills for any man, and especially any would-be sheepdog are 1) managing stress 2) and remaining resilient in the face of extreme …

Everything We Know About Nutrition May Be Wrong

For 40 years, the Cen­ters for Dis­ease Con­trol and Pre­ven­tion has been ask­ing people what they eat in an at­tempt to un­der­stand the …

Psychology

Eating Crickets: I Tried Them and So Should You

I’ve always found something enchanting in the idea of eating bugs. Partly for the exoticism, introducing new things into our diet that challenge chefs and provoke our taste buds. But more than that, there are unending benefits to the planet and our health that seem attractive when thinking about a …

When It Is (and Isn't) Worth Accepting a Pay Cut

Have you ever been tempted to accept a pay cut? When evaluating a job, there are many factors to consider in addition to salary: the job itself, your …

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

Tips for Travel and Life: Disappear

"I might disappear in a month." And so he might. In a few days, weeks, or months we will say our goodbyes, embrace and go our separate ways. He will head into his world and I to mine. Just like that.<p>On the road, friends -- like homes -- are made, enjoyed, and lost. They become a part of the strewn …

Doom-Doom? Why Mazda Needs a Savior

Its profits are up and its products are great. So what gives?<p>To the casual observer, Mazda appears to be on a hot streak. The new 6 is great and just beat the Honda Accord in our comparison testing. The CX-5’s 43,319 sales in 2012—the highest for a Mazda crossover in nearly a decade—helped propel …

Mazda

How to Get Reduced Prices and Save Money When Shopping on Amazon

We love a good deal and the convenience of Amazon, but not every bargain magically floats to the surface. The online retailer offers several ways to …

A Field Guide to Cryptids From Europe and Africa

Some legendary cryptids are absolutely real. But here are some of the greatest mythical animals and monsters from the world of fantasy.<p>The …

Cryptozoology

As Protests Continue in Brazil, Hard Lessons for an Urbanizing World

The Making Of A Mole

Homeland Security agent Jovana Deas was torn between a burgeoning career in federal law enforcement and a family with ties to a notorious Mexican drug cartel. Was her betrayal of the agency a failure of character or of a system she should have never been part of in the first place?<p>The news came on …

Crime