Gregory Frederick

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How to Start a Drawing: 5 Methods for Beginners

This is the hardest part. You have a brilliant idea in your head, you can see exactly what you want to accomplish, you have this feeling you know how …

Creativity

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Mathematics

This French Street Artist Is Making Boring Buildings Beautiful

The walls you see here could easily be boring slabs of concrete or brick. But in the talented hands of French street artist Julien Malland, the walls …

Sophisticated art thieves network operating at Rome airport uncovered

The gang is made up of cleaning staff and ground crew who colluded to heist valuable paintings at Rome's Fiumicino airport<p>A sophisticated network of art thieves made up of cleaning staff and ground crew at Rome's Fiumicino airport colluded to heist valuable paintings from passengers in transit.<p>The …

Banksy: ‘I think a museum is a bad place to look at art’

In an exclusive, rare interview the notorious artist tells us about his new theme park project, Dismaland, and shares his thoughts on the contemporary art world<p>Banksy’s Dismaland: ‘amusements and anarchism’ in artist’s biggest project yet Banksy’s Dismaland: ‘a theme park unsuitable for children’ – …

Travelling with kids in the south of France

France is seriously big– more than twice the size of the UK and larger than Spain and Greece combined. With great size comes great diversity – of climate, landscape and culture. Where do you start? If you’re travelling with children and want an accessible French experience with plenty of …

Would You Buy Hitler’s Art for $30,000?

He is one of the most reviled figures in history, yet there remains a booming market in the artworks of the teenage Adolf Hitler.<p>Adolf Hitler’s …

Adolf Hitler

Islam Bulldozes the Past

The recent bulldozing by the Islamic State (ISIS) of the ancient cities of Nimrud, Hatra, and Korsabad, three of the world's greatest archaeological …

Islam

First-ever Dr. Seuss museum is coming to Springfield

When Dr. Seuss wrote the words “Oh, the places you’ll go!,” he may never have imagined that would mean Springfield — his birthplace — for travelers …

Clues that these bronze sculptures were made by Michelangelo

There are a number of factors in the proposed attribution of Michelangelo bronzes<p>There are a number of clues which suggest the rare bronzes may have been created by Michelangelo.<p><b>Michelangelo as a Bronze maker</b><p>Michelangelo is universally known as a sculptor in marble, with the St Peter’s Pietà, David …

Tolstoy’s Reading List: Essential Books for Each Stage of Life

Shortly after his fiftieth birthday, Leo Tolstoy succumbed to a deep spiritual crisis and decided to pull himself out by finding the meaning of life. He did so largely by reading voraciously across the world’s major philosophical and religious traditions, discovering great similarities in how they …

Stream Foo Fighters' Sonic Highways

<i>Front page photo by Steve Gullick</i><p>Foo Fighters' new album <i>Sonic Highways</i>, the one they recorded at iconic studios all over the country and documented in an HBO series of the same name, is out Tuesday. The whole thing is streaming right now; listen to it via iTunes Radio.<p>Here's their "Something From …

Pink Floyd: The Endless River review – ‘a good way to call it a day’

(Parlophone)<p>By the time Pink Floyd’s <i>The Final Cut</i>, Roger Waters’s “Requiem for the Postwar Dream”, came out in 1983, relations between him and the rest of the group were terrible – keyboard player Rick Wright had even been kicked out and rehired on a salary, for live shows only, at Waters’s …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Self-improvement

7 Quick Dinners To Make This Week

Not quite time for Spring ingredients yet, but it's still going to be a delicious week.

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.

Cooking

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …