Harris Charalambous

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A 31-year-old self-made millionaire explains how wealth has changed his view of success

"I wanted to be considered important when I walked into a room, and I thought money would accomplish that," he told Business Insider.<p>Guided by his ambitions, Gilliam became a self-made millionaire through managing the medical practice he started in his mid-20s.<p>However, the now 31-year-old author of …

32 eerie photos of the abandoned venues from the 2004 Athens Olympics

The Olympic Games are about to begin in Rio de Janeiro, but what will happen once they're over?<p>The deserted Olympic venues in Athens might offer a clue.<p>Unlike the 1984 Sarajevo Olympic venues, which were destroyed during the Bosnian War, there was no catastrophic event that led to the abandonment …

Olympic Village

50 Years After His Death, Architect’s Buildings Are Still Shaping History

Seventeen projects designed by Le Corbusier have been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List.<p>Le Corbusier, the pioneering modernist architect who is lionized for his ideas as much as his buildings, got another boost this week when his body of work joined the ranks of cultural landmarks like the …

The 2 exercises that will keep you fit for life

If you want to live a long and healthy life, you should make sure you're getting enough exercise.<p>It will keep your brain healthy and can add years to your life. Researchers have found that many fit older adults have the muscles and bones of people years — even decades— younger.<p>And any exercise is …

5 old school social media tactics that are no longer effective

There are few greater joys in a marketer’s life than experimenting with a new technique — and having it work like a charm.<p>You feel like a cross between a scientist, an artist, and a magician, am I right?<p>After doing a little celebrating, you officially add the tactic to your repertoire, update your …

David Lynch on His Favorite Photographs

<i>Photo of David Lynch by Nadav Kander</i><p>FOR 15 YEARS, Paris Photo has been the increasingly prestigious centerpiece of The Month of Photography …

I run my own company – here are my favorite tools to manage my business, money, and life

These are the things that I use every single day - or nearly every single day - in order to keep track of our financial state, of the endless things that I need to do, of the ideas I have, of the appointments I need to keep, and so on.<p><b>Why is this important? What does it have to do with finances?</b> …

The 500-Rep Unloaded Barbell Challenge

Ditch the weight plates to build some serious muscle and burn some serious fat<p>For a strength and fat-blasting workout like no other, grab an unloaded 45-pound barbell.<p>Then perform 50 reps of each exercise in the order shown for a total of 500 reps. Try to complete each movement in as few sets as …

Workouts

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A friend of mine scored two tickets for a pop-up at the Ramen Shop by Osamu Tomita, King of Ramen in Japan. They say that the <i>Rich Tonkotsu Gyokai</i> …

Homes by Famous Architects That You Can Actually Rent

We had the pretty incredible opportunity to take up residence in a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed space in San Francisco for our latest goop MRKT—and it …

5 Ways to Improve Your Creativity in Street Photography

When I started photography nine years ago, I didn’t have a problem going out and finding inspiration. Everything was so new and, subsequently, there …

Street Photography

The Best Dishes From Every Indian State And Their Authentic Recipes Are Right Here

The whole world sees India as a colourful country and one famous for food. Most of the international recipe shows are turning to India for a unique …

Surreal Photos of Japan and East Asia by Architect and Photographer Jan Vranovsky – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Architect, designer, and photographer Jan Vranovsky is one of my favourite people to follow on Tumblr. On his blog, Parallel World, he captures Japan …

Asia

The 20-Minute 'No Excuses' Navy SEAL Bodyweight Workout

Don't have time to work out? Lack access to equipment, machines or the right gym? L<p>You will not get a pass from Brad McLeod, a former Navy SEAL who's …

Every 5 Years, They Snapped the Same Photo. The Ending Really Hit Home

High school friendships are often some of the deepest bonds we’ll form in our lifetimes, but staying in touch with even one or two of these pals gets …

Santa Barbara

Conflict photographer: Corinne Dufka's humanitarian resolve

A fighter with Charles Taylor’s NPFL faction executes a prisoner captured during a frontline battle. The man pleaded for his life but was then stripped naked and shot.<p>Humanitarian resolve<p>It was through social work that Corinne Dufka first picked up a camera, documenting human-rights abuses during …

Abandoned jail in pictures: Photographer visits spooky prison in the US - Telegraph

This House Costs Just $20,000—But It’s Nicer Than Yours

Rural Studio’s $20K House has such innovative design that it’s changing the entire housing system–from mortgages to zoning laws.<p>For over a decade, architecture students at Rural Studio, Auburn University’s design-build program in a tiny town in West Alabama, have worked on a nearly impossible …

4 creepy psychological tricks companies use to get you to buy things

The human brain is a powerful reasoning machine, but it has its Achilles' heels. These mental shortcuts help us navigate the enormous amount of information we're exposed to at any given time, without feeling paralyzed.<p>And companies are aware of these pitfalls.<p>Here are a few of the ways marketers …

Looking Back at Mary Ellen Mark's Iconic Photos of a Prostitute Named Tiny

Mary Ellen Mark began documenting drug users, vagrants, pimps, and more in Seattle during the 80s. After she met a 13-year-old prostitute named Tiny, her work focused on the young girl for the next 30 years.<p>Mary Ellen Mark is no longer with us, but her images live on. Before her passing in 2015, …

5 Basic Things You Will Need for Successful Night Photography

Much is made of technique when it comes to long exposure photography — after all, you have to have some idea of what you’re doing and how to do it. …

Over 30 years she created some of US Vogue’s most exciting and influential photo spreads, but now Grace Coddington has stepped aside. Is this a turning point for the industry?<p>A camel, a biplane and a monster truck convene in the Californian desert. A trio of dalmatians flank Naomi Campbell in a …

Anna Wintour

The Big Picture photography competition: the best of 2015

38 Healthy One-Skillet Meals

There’s a lot that can go wrong when cooking. Maybe you miss an ingredient and now your meal tastes weirdly salty, or you make such a steamy dish …

Can’t Get a Six Pack? A Celeb Trainer Explains Why

Most of you have a six pack. This is the truth. If you exercise occasionally and do resistance training even just once a week, chances are that you …

10 Best Tacos in Los Angeles

<b>10. Coni’Seafood</b><br>Coni’Seafood’s <i>pescado zarandeado</i> — a snook sold by the kilo, beautifully butterflied, seasoned and grilled — is so good that most …

Photographer Alex Teuscher’s Moody Photos of New York City ‘Above as Below’

When Geneva-based photographer Alex Teuscher found himself in New York City for 10 days this last April, he tried to capture some of the most iconic, …

10 Ways to Make Your Home Theater More Like a Real Theater

A home theater is all about comfort. Without good seating, you'll never match the theater experience. And if you're willing to spend some money, you …

How to Bring China's Ghost Towns Back to Life

<i>In this article, originally published in Metropolis Magazine's Point of View blog as "The Real Problem with China's Ghost Towns" , author Peter</i> …