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Crime: Bears and Poets: Endangered Prey in This Week's Crime Column

Bears

Amtrak Is Having a 2-for-1 Sale on Private Roomettes So You Can Book Your Dream Train Trip With a Friend (Video)

Attention would-be cross-country train travelers: Amtrak is having a sale on roomettes — the small rooms onboard the train that offer both privacy …

Trains

This optical illusion has been confusing people for almost 500 years — can you figure it out?

• <b>"The Ambassadors" is an oil painting that was finished in 1533 by Hans Holbein the Younger.</b>• <b><br>If you look at the painting head-on, there's a giant shape</b> …

Art

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Totally Free, Genuinely Useful Camping Gear

This isn’t another listicle telling you to put your headlamp on your water bottle to turn it into a lantern. These are genuinely useful upgrades you can make to your current camping setup, without spending any money whatsoever.<p>Set a Bear Alarm with Your Camp Cup<p>Tie your metal camping cup next to …

Outdoors Gear

13 Reasons to Believe Aliens Are Real

<b>In the good old days,</b> the arrival of UFOs on the front page of America’s paper of record might have seemed like a loose-thread tear right through the …

Paranormal

A street drug that changes your brain chemistry and turns people into someone else

Calling it a killer street drug and “the worst thing we have seen,” Windsor’s frontline addiction workers are sounding the alarm over the latest — …

Drug Addiction

A 20-year-old is turning famous paintings into incredibly detailed makeup art on her face

• <b>Pamela Tellez Coria creates intricate makeup art on her face.</b>• <b><br>Much of her work is either recreating or inspired by classic artwork.</b>• <b><br>Several of her</b> …

Art

How eye disorders may have influenced the work of famous painters

Vision is an important tool when creating a painted artwork. Vision is used to survey a scene, guide the artist’s movements over the canvas and …

Art

Tiny Blade Craft: Watch Hex Bolt Become a Beautiful Knife

No forge? No problem! With a little imagination, some know-how, and a full toolbox, this DIYer turns a simple bolt into a palm-sized custom</b> …

Stainless Steel

10 outstanding social media tools for your nonprofit

Does trying to manage all your social media accounts feel like running on a hamster wheel?<p>You’re not alone—nor are you without help.<p>Try these 10 …

Infographics

How Artist Melody Yang Makes Mind-Blowing World Record Bubbles

New York City actress and performer Melody Yang of the <i>Gazillion Bubble Show</i> and her family hold numerous world records for their bubble making …

New York City

Top 10 Best Practices to Promote Your Business on Social Media

With its ability to drive a significant portion of daily traffic to a business, it’s best to promote your business on social media. Social media has …

Public Relations

The Most Disturbing Movies of All Time48. <em>Transsiberian</em> (2008)

<b>Director:</b> Brad Anderson<p>During the first two-thirds of Brad Anderson’s <i>Transsiberian</i>, the movie moves along like an homage to the type of suspense film …

Horror

What Exactly Is an Alcoholic Recovery?

People who have been successful in overcoming their dependence on alcohol and other drugs usually refer to their new lifestyle as being in …

Mental Health

Breakfast Sandwiches Beyond Your Typical Bacon, Egg, And Cheese

Breakfast fans out there know just how satisfying a breakfast sandwich can be. But all too often, we’re racing out the door, grabbing a protein bar …

Breakfast

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Weekend Tunes: Iggy & The Stooges - The Passenger

Be seeing you, Anthony.

Indie Music

An Entrepreneur's Letter To His Son

As a father, I’ve taken to writing letters to my son in an attempt to document the lessons I’ve learned throughout my time as an entrepreneur.<p>So far, I’ve kept all of these private, but given the state of the world and some of my experiences as of late I thought it would be appropriate to share …

Business Strategy

Beautiful and eerie images of the unique Cancun Underwater Museum

A deep dive into art<p>The Underwater Museum of Art (MUSA), just off the coast of Cancun, is a museum unlike any other. It's made up of over 500 …

Art

The North Face Launches Refurbished Apparel Program

The North Face has just announced its own “recommerce” store to keep apparel in use longer. “Renewed,” as the project is called, will sell …

Clothing

There’s A Genius Street Artist Running Loose In The Streets, And Let’s Hope Nobody Catches Him (30+ New Pics)

Tom Bob (previously here) refuses to simply <i>live</i> in the world. He's reshaping it. Creating clever street art on common objects in the urban landscape, …

United Arab Emirates

Interview: Inside the Surreal Creative Mind of Greg “Craola” Simkins

Prolific artist Greg “Craola” Simkins presents a new series of surreal work in his solo exhibition <i>The Escape Artist</i>. The native Californian has a long career that has seen him move from graffiti artist to video game designer to full-time fine artist, while still maintaining a presence on the …

Creativity

Sad Stray Puppy Is Totally Transformed After Just 2 Weeks Of Love

She looks unrecognizable now — and has the biggest smile.<p>There's no underestimating the transformative power of kindness, compassion and love. Just …

Animal Rescue

Goodest girl ever gets her own entry in school's yearbook

Yearbooks are a nice, end-of-year memento to hang on to — and that goes double if yours happens to feature the most awesome member of staff to have …

Pets

The Culling an Addiction Before It Takes Over Your Life.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Addictive personalities are easy to adopt, especially when there are other factors involved such as depression or if you develop a …

Drug Addiction

Where To Find The Perfect White T-Shirt This Summer

The holiday grail of summer style<p>Every man should own at least one perfect white t-shirt: preferably, two or three. It's been a wardrobe staple since a broody Marlon Brando pulled one on in <i>A</i> <i>Streetcar Named Desire</i>, and it's up there with a good pair of jeans or a navy blazer as one of the most …

Men's Fashion

These mini cinder blocks let you build your own desk gear

The workday is long, and inevitably, you're going to find yourself needing to take a break from the daily grind. With Mini Materials Miniature Cinder …

After 526 Rejected Job Applications, I Broke Through. So Can You.

Remember, failure is never final. Success is all about turning your setback into your comeback.<p>6 min read<p>“Son, don’t apply for a job just to pay the rent. You need to think beyond yourself. You need to start thinking of building a career and providing for your family in the future.”<p>My mom gave me …

Second Wynn Picasso Yanked From Christie's Sale After Mishap

Steve Wynn’s plan to sell a pair of Picasso paintings for a high estimate of $105 million was derailed after the more expensive of the two was …