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Behind the Scenes Teaser for Live-Action AKIRA Fan Film

How to Start Your Freelance Career and be Your Own Boss

<i>Josephine Sabin is the Marketing Manager for DesignCrowd.</i><p>Being a freelancer is one of the most flexible jobs in the world, especially since it means being your own boss and creating your own hours. But of course, there are plenty of challenges.<p>Whether you’ve already started your freelance journey …

6 Tips to Create a Top-Notch Crowdfunding Video

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One major key to crowdfunding success is by creating a good video that sells your campaign to potential donors. In fact including a video will up your chances of success to 50 percent, according to Kickstarter. You don’t need to be the …

Ohagi the Cat Goes Into Full Kitty Butt Wiggle As He Lines Himself Up For the Kill

Ohagi the cat doesn’t let anything distract him when stalking prey. His his concentration is locked, his green-eyed laser beam is focused as his …

Prescribing Mushrooms for Anxiety

A New York University research team is using hallucinogenic experiences to help patients come to terms with their mortality.<p>“Some of the things I’m about to say might not make sense,” began O.M., a 22-year-old cancer survivor. He had the far-off look in his eyes that I recognized from so many of …

Acura Tops In Luxury Vehicle Rankings—Alphabetically

Today, Acura poked fun at its standing as the number-one ranked luxury vehicle manufacturer in the U.S. by claiming the spot based on . . . the alphabet. This alphabetically prestigious position has been Acura’s for 28 straight years, although it’s hardly been an easy run, as Mike Accavitti, senior …

BMW Planning New Range-Topping Sedan Based on Gran Lusso Coupé

According to German publication <i>Auto Motor und Sport</i>, BMW will preview an upcoming range-topping sedan to be known as 9-series with a concept that will bow at the Beijing auto show later this month. The 9-series would target customers who find the Bavarians’ traditional 7-series to be a bit too …

2015 BMW M4 Convertible: Heavy Metal

What price toplessness? Weight, for starters.<p><b>Update 4/18/14:</b> <i>BMW has announced that pricing for the 2015 M4 convertible will start at $73,425. That represents an increase of $8300 compared with the 2015 M4 coupe and $1750 versus the 2013 M3 convertible. Additional pricing information will be</i> …

2015 Acura TLX

A mid-size luxury sedan with a major mission.<p>Much has been made of Acura’s meandering quest for a strong identity. The new TLX rolls onto the scene as the instrument for bringing the company’s amorphous image into sharper focus. The star of Acura’s New York show, the TLX replaces both the TSX and …

2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe

Alpina's second American offering is also its prettiest.<p>The relationship between BMW and boutique tuner Alpina has been a special one for decades. Alpina, created by enthusiast Burkard Bovensiepen, acquired an excellent reputation for its tuning prowess and race cars in the 1970s. Nowadays, Alpinas …

Aston Martin DB9 Carbon Editions Now Available in U.S.

Aston Martin’s DB9 has never looked tired at any point during the 10-plus years it’s been with us, but that doesn’t change the fact that, aside for some minor updates and one thorough refresh for 2013, it’s still a 10-year-old car—a 10-year-old car that’s being hawked to people accustomed to buying …

2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT

The least-expensive Aston Martin since the 1980s is also one of the most focused.<p>It’s pretty much a given that if you want a new Aston Martin, you’d better save your pennies. But starting this fall, you’ll need to save considerably fewer of them, as Aston Martin is introducing the new V8 Vantage GT …

19 Cats Who Have Absolutely Had It

If you're feelin' cranky, then these cats are your spirit animals.

23 Cats Who Need To Be Cut Off

Call a cab and get yourselves home, cats.

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Surreal Images Show What Venice Would Look Like if it was Completely Frozen

Has Venice's famous Grand Canal completely frozen over? Not quite. Though it may appear so in these photos, they're actually the clever work of art director Robert Jahns (or nois7 on Instagram). He's taken photos shot by others, like Venice's Piazza San Marco by Luis Manuel Osorio Fernando, and …

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Part of the Job: How Engineers Deal With Death on the Railroad

Railroads have seen a recent uptick in highway-rail crossing and trespassing fatalities. But the memories of the gruesome events don't just haunt families and friends of victims, they stick with train engineers and conductors as well—sometimes for a lifetime.<p><b>Kim Davids has been a freight conductor</b> …

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Distant new world may point to undiscovered planets in solar system

We learned today that our solar system is larger than we had previously known. A newly discovered, extremely distant dwarf planet with the tentative name of 2012 VP113 was announced. It appears as nothing more than a dot on images but we know a few things about it.<p>For a start, it is approximately …

Vello Extension Tubes for Mirrorless Cameras

When you first hear it, the phrase “extension tubes” can conjure up many connotations, none of which accurately describe their purpose and function. …

Samsung NX mini SMART camera announced

Samsung officially announced their previously rumored NX Mini SMART camera with a 20MP 1" CMOS sensor and three new lenses. The camera kit is priced …

How to Use Your Watch for More Than Just the Time

<b>Last Updated November, 2017.</b><p>We love our high complications and luxury masterpieces as much as the next watch nerd. But our bias is for timepieces …

Fascinating Photos of New York City in the Early 1980s

<i>New York Up & Down</i> is a fascinating series by now octogenarian Frank Horvat that shows us what a major metropolis looked like back in the early 1980s. Shot between 1982 and 1986, the street images, all taken with a Nikon SLR camera with Ektachrome, captures New York City in a raw and gritty way. …

The 8 Best Mirrorless Cameras (2015) - Professional photographers

<i>Note: this article was first written in 2013 but has been updated following the latest camera releases and the personal experience we’ve had with</i> …

Extraordinary Gorilla Photography

I've never looked properly to a gorilla. I've always known that these are some powerful, gorgeous primates, but I would never guess that they are …

NYC Building Explosion 3.12.14 In Pictures

FDNY on Twitter: "Now: Photo of #Manhattan collapse. #FDNY has 39 units and 168 members responding. The scene is developing. http://t.co/zWhTmi9Dsm"

Replying to @<b>FDNY</b><p>filter “@<b>FDNY</b>: Now: Photo of #<b>Manhattan</b> collapse. #<b>FDNY</b> has 39 units and 168 members respondThe scene is developing. …