Marissa Tirado

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The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he dropped out of Harvard to start Microsoft, and in a few short years he made it the most profitable corporation in the world. It’s tempting to think that he must be one of the smartest people who ever lived.<p>Gates is undoubtedly …

Psychology

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Macabre Art – Paintings by Victor Castillo

So sweet and vicious!<p>Acrylic paintings by Victor Castillo, an artist born in Santiago, Chile currently living in Los Angeles, California. Castillo’s …

Art

Exposure: 2013

December<p>This August, Mionske shot Colombian Orlando Duque diving into Boston Harbor during the 2013 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series. Competitors jumped 90 feet, from the roof of the Institute of Contemporary Arts, and hit the chilly water at up to 62 miles per hour. To capture the odd …

British Columbia

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Quentin Tarantino Lists the 12 Greatest Films of All Time: From Taxi Driver to The Bad News Bears

<i>Creative Commons image via Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Any list of the most respected American filmmakers of the past half-century would have to include Stanley …

This Tumblr Combines Peanuts with Smiths Lyrics, Is Awesome - PAPER

Et voila, the Internet has given us something fun to obsess over for an afternoon on this otherwise extremely slow news day. Graphic designer <b>Lauren LoPrete</b> recently created the Tumblr <b>This Charming Charlie</b>, combining some of the best <b>Morrissey</b> and <b>The Smiths</b> lyrics with <i>Peanuts</i> comic strips. You …

The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

Wild at heart: best animal adventures

Set your pulse racing with the wildest animal adventures around the world. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Get close to giant pandas near Xi'an, China<p>Pandas by Chi King. CC BY 2.0.<p>These black-and-white beauties are battling extinction but you can help them out – …

Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

Cleaning

Have You Ever Seen Long Exposure Photos of Ferris Wheels?

The original Ferris Wheel was designed and constructed by George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr. as a landmark for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition …

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Brazilian Study Finds that Coconut Oil can Help You Lose Belly Fat - Blindfold

Men and women alike have excess ‘belly-fat,’ usually an anthropomorphized representation of a lack of healthy fats in our bodies- like the ones in …

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When we tried tantric sex

<b>(originalpunkt via Shutterstock)</b><p>Victoria and I went to the workshop to spice up the bedroom, but what we found was true intimacy<p>Andrea Askowitz<p>September 25, 2011 8:01pm (UTC)<p>Besides the usual things that get in the way of good sex -- kids and busy lives -- Victoria and I also have to worry about …

Tesserae Digital Time Split Watch by Samuel Jerichow

A combination of a maze and neon, you will get this from <b>Tesserae Digital Time Split Watch</b>. Designed by Samuel Jerichow, this concept watch features a …

Design

17 Haunting Dioramas Of A Post-Apocalyptic World

New York artist Lori Nix creates detailed dioramas that examine the crumbling world humanity will one day leave behind it.<p>The mind has a difficult time wrapping itself around the notion that one day humankind will be extinct. Armageddon itself is easy to imagine, whether by nuclear fire, worldwide …

Sleek Piaggio P.A.M. (Personal Advance Mobility) for Italian Cities and Towns

<b>Piaggio P.A.M. (Personal Advance Mobility) concept vehicle</b> was Simone Madella’s thesis. This project was realized thanks to the participation of …

Industrial Design

Intricate Organic Forms Cut from Paper by Rogan Brown | Colossal

<p>Artist Rogan Brown creates intricate sculptural forms reminiscent of microorganisms, plant life, and topographical charts by deftly cutting patterns …

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Vitamin D: Love Everything

<i>(click on the image for a larger version)</i><p>Love seems like such a cliche thing to post about, but there are days when I feel like dislike (and even …

10+ Talented Artists Creating Magnificent Miniature Worlds

This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more info.<p>Over the years, we've seen tons of artists who create whimsical adventures in a miniature-sized world. Using everyday materials as well as toy …

Miniature

Electromagnetic Sculptures Generated by a Particle Accelerator

<i>I'm excited to announce that I'm now contributing to Chevy Culture, a lifestyle and auto site sponsored by Chevrolet. Click through for the full post on Chevy Culture, and come back in the next few weeks and months for more.</i><p>With eye-popping design, the 2014 Spark EV is a head turner no matter where …

Sculpture