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2017 IPhone Photography Awards Winners, Prove Amazing Photos Can Be Taken Without Expensive Camera

We may often think that we need expensive, fancy, DSLR camera to capture high quality and amazing shots, then we need to change our thinking. An …

Photography

15 Trends in Graphic Design for 2018

Watch this nuanced analysis of sci-fi film Ex Machina

Film critic Allison de Fren examines some of the complex issues raised in the 2015 <i>Ex Machina</i>. Her voiceover alone makes it worth it, but the insights …

How Game Designers Protect Players From Themselves | Game Maker's Toolkit

20 Awesome Historical Words We Need to Bring Back

Here are History Hustle’s 20 awesome historical words we should bring back. If you love history and love words, you will love this list. Use them in …

Game Design 101: The Beauty Of Abstraction

Bigger is not always better. Everyone wants to make a good game, and sometimes that desire can get a little out of control. Endless content! Dynamic …

XCOM

The Chemistry of Love – Love and the Brain

• shares<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p>If I were to describe a situation in which someone experienced a flood …

Relationships

10 Books You Pretend to Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books—but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it’s …

What Makes Good AI? | Game Maker's Toolkit

JOYRIDE Ubisoft

Data Tampering At USHCN/GISS

The measured USHCN daily temperature data shows a decline in US temperatures since the 1930s. But before they release it to the public, they put it …

Climate Change

Fox's Doocy: NASA fudged data to make the case for global warming

On climate change, Gallup pollsters say Americans divide into three groups -- the "Concerned Believers," the "Mixed Middle," and the "Cool Skeptics." …

9 Exhilarating Ways to Be True to Yourself (Even When You’re Scared)

Let’s face it: pretending to be someone you’re not is one of the most disturbing experiences in the world. And realizing that you’ve pretended to be …

Self-help

OODA Loop: A Comprehensive Guide | The Art of Manliness

John Boyd is described by some as the greatest military strategist in history that no one knows. He began his military career as a fighter pilot in …

Welcome to 2030. I own nothing, have no privacy, and life has never been better

This article is part of the Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils.<p><i>For more information watch the What If: Privacy Becomes a Luxury Good?</i> …

Using Psychology and Loot Boxes to Destroy Video Games: A Fun and Practical Guide

Hi everyone, it’s me: The Devil. Satan. Ole Scratch. I’m happy to announce that I’m writing today’s guest post. Jamie doesn’t normally do guest …

Mudslides