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How to double your reading speed (without losing comprehension)

Billionaire Bill Gates wishes that if he had one superpower, it would be the ability to read faster.<p>Warren Buffet has claimed that he has “wasted ten years reading slowly.”<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>Information is the most valuable …

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7 Summer Reads for the Curious Mind

Charles Scribner's Sons<p>Dover Publications, Inc.<p>Kurt Wolff Verlag, Leipzig<p>Charles Scribner's Sons<p>International Publishers<p>Cassell<p>Norton Critical Edition<p>…

Books

Collection Appareils: A Comprehensive Online Archive of 10,000+ Beautiful and Odd Vintage Cameras

Fans of vintage cameras, listen up, because we’re run across a wonderful resource that could very easily consume hours upon hours of your time. …

We love this startling digital painting of Vincent van Gogh, don't you? http://t.co/fQCDchiOMH

12 Tattoos Inspired by Famous Books

1. <i>Slaughterhouse 5,</i> Kurt Vonnegut<p>There are a lot of “So It Goes” tattoos out there, but Lacy’s is particularly nice in that she didn’t limit it to …

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We love the scale and creativity on display in this remarkable street art done by ROA on a building facade in Johannesburg.

Elaborate Textile ‘Collages’ of African Wildlife by Sophie Standing | Colossal

<p>With a background in woodwork, ceramics, weaving, dressmaking, and even stained glass windows, artist Sophie Standing consolidates her breadth of …

Transforming Tea Bags

No Comment<p>These are transforming tea bags. One starts out as a stressful symbol that changes to a calmer version once you put it in hot water. Smart! …

Lego'd Michelangelo http://t.co/3fWQ2wD6Rg

Exceptional Body Paintings That Will Trick Your Senses

These incredible body paintings by German artist Gesine Marwedel will first fool and then surprise your senses.<p>You might 'think' you're looking at a …

Instagram Photos by Dudi Ben Simon

Creative Instagram imaging by Dudi Ben Simon.<p>In the previous article, I introduced you to the documentary “Instagram Is” by Paul Tellefsen. Now I …

15 Stunning Hyper Realistic Artworks That Look Like Photographs

Now you might think you're eyes are deceiving you, such is the sheer level of skill on display, but the following images aren't photographs at …

Marvellous Illustrations by Mark McHaley

Pop culture is one of the greatest subjects for artists. It's just great to see an amazing illustration of Star Wars, Superman or Indiana Jones, and …

Meticulously Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>Paper artist Maude White cuts meticulous depictions of birds, people, leaves and other compositions embedded with hidden scenes and stories. Each …

Artist Draws Terrifying Monsters On Sticky Notes

Danish artist John Kenn Mortensen (who goes by Don Kenn on Tumblr and other sites) taps into the terror of our childhood nightmares with brilliant …

Incredibly Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Art By Maude White

If you’ve ever cut a simple snowflake out of paper, you should be able to appreciate this incredibly intricate paper art by U.S.-based artist Maude …

‘Book Surgeon’ Uses Surgical Tools To Make Incredible Book Sculptures

Brian Dettmer, a New York-based artist known as the Book Surgeon, uses tweezers, knives, scalpels and other surgical tools to dissect and carve old …

SexFit is a pedometer for your penis

It was only a matter of time before wearable technology moved from people's heads and wrists and ventured downstairs. British adult retailer Bondara is leading the charge, showing off a prototype activity tracker and sex toy that goes on the gentleman's region. The SexFit is a ring that sits at the …

Exciting Arrangements of Food Suspended in Mid-Air

Rather than arranging foods from one recipe into perfectly aligned rows of ingredients, German artist Nora Luther created this exciting collection where the items burst into the air in an organized chaos. Created in cooperation with Pavel Becker, <i>Recipes</i> is a series of deliciously presented foods in …

Food

Brilliant Words Of Advice From 14 Great Graphic Designers

A new book anthologizes the wisdom of the most influential designers in the world.<p>It’s late in the day, you’ve been working on a project for weeks, and you’re stumped. The client meeting is in hours, and you’ve got tons of ideas, none of which seem to be quite right. Then, self-doubt creeps in: …

15 Meditation Books For Beginners Recommended By Buddhist Teachers

Meditation is everywhere. From the baby room to the board room, everyone recommends meditation to help focus, calm, and restore the mind, body and spirit.<p>But how does one meditate? What resources are out there to help beginners to start a sustainable meditation practice?<p>While there are many …

10 Things You Should Know About Omega Timpieces

<i>Image Source: Wikipedia</i><p>If you’re familiar with the Greek alphabet, then you’re already aware that Omega represents perfection and success in the …

Watches

Stylish, Affordable New Watches from Tsovet

<b>The good folks</b> over at Tsovet just released a new trio of watches, and if you're in the market for something that looks good but won't put a hurt on your wallet, they should be on your radar. The JPT-NT42 series — catchy, right? — features three 42mm timepieces with an understated matte finish and …

The Affordable Dive Watch for Everyday Wear

<b>In blogger speak</b>, we tip our hat to Valet for reminding us that Skywatch — a two-year-old company that fashions its product as a "dive watch for dive bars" — is the perfect option for a man who doesn't want to get his Rolex all sandy this summer. The watches, which come as both three-handers and …

Recipe: Marinated Portobello Burgers

Jumping on the veggie-burger bandwagon <i>sounds</i> like a great idea—skipping beef lets you cut back on calories and fat, and relieves boredom when you’re …

Roasted Strawberries With Balsamic

Less than 1 hour<p>Makes 2 pints<p>Preheat oven to 375 degrees.<br>• Combine strawberries, agave, and balsamic vinegar in a large baking dish and mix together. …

Food