Harry Hollingshead

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The Science of Conquering Your Greatest Fears

Many things scare me: the huge rock at the bottom of Boulder Garden on Colorado’s Gunnison River that has flipped my kayak numerous times; the chutes off the stormy top of the Big Sky tram; sullen men with clubs who lurk in Kenya’s Ngong Hills (I met them a while back).<p>Can a scientist in an …

The Love of Life and the Fear of Death | The Art of Manliness

“The Love of Life and the Fear of Death”<p><b>From “AES Triplex”</b> [Latin for “triple brass; indestructible”] <b>By Robert Louis Stevenson</b><p>The changes wrought by …

Podcast: How to Form New Habits With Maneesh Sethi | The Art of Manliness

<b>Brett McKay</b>: Brett McKay here and welcome to another edition of the Art of Manliness podcast. So we’ve written about habits a lot on the website. …

Spend the Night in the Sky: Rent a Fire Tower

Jack Kerouac spent the summer of 1956 manning a fire tower on Washington’s Desolation Peak, in the northern Cascades. He didn’t do much writing there, apparently, despite being alone with pencil and paper. But he stayed for 63 days. The views were good.<p>Over the following decades, as new …

Business Etiquette Tips: How to be a Gentleman at the Office | The Art of Manliness

The rules of business etiquette are very similar to the rules of social etiquette.<p>But there <i>is</i> a difference between the two sets of manners.<p>In the …

Exposing The Forced Prostitution And Human Trafficking Of American Children

More than 100 nonprofits are joining forces to tackle an issue they say often goes overlooked in the United States: the forced prostitution and human …

U.S. states boost anti-trafficking laws but slow to help sex, labor slaves | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A rising number of U.S. states have strengthened laws to combat human trafficking in the past year but programs to help victims of forced prostitution and labor are lagging behind, according to a report by an anti-slavery group on Wednesday.<p>Thirty-nine of …

The Best Paper Airplane: How to Make a Paper Airplane | The Art of Manliness

There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane. …

Monkey see, monkey kill: The evolutionary roots of lethal combat

The killings are often swift and brutal: An overwhelming force of chimpanzees will pin their fellow primate to the ground as dozens of attackers commence to biting, punching, kicking and ripping at the victim's body.<p>"They'll tear off pieces of the body, often the genitalia, and sometimes they'll …

Spooky Action In Threes: Physicists Entangle Three Particles Of Light

The entangled triplets are unusually stable.<p>As if it weren't hard enough already to imagine it in twos, physicists have entangled three photons with each other. Entanglement is a counterintuitive quantum physics phenomenon, in which a particle influences all the others with which it's entangled -- …

The new Kindle Voyage e-reader is shockingly good

It's hard not to fall immediately in love with Amazon's new top-of-the-line e-reader. It's called the Kindle Voyage and it ticks off virtually every single hardware complaint I've had about the Kindle Paperwhite. Available for preorder now and shipping in October, it's selling for $199 and will sit …

Bristol Cars Set for Relaunch in 2015

Even by the high standards of eccentricity set by Britain’s small sports-car makers, Bristol was always in a class of its own. This is the carmaker that made Morgan look like Mitsubishi.<p>Bristol’s former boss, Tony Crook, refused to let journalists drive its cars for many years on the (possibly …

Automotive Industry

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 …

Tiny Vacation Homes You Can Rent

<i>By Hadley Keller, CNTraveler.com</i><p>These adorable rental homes prove that bigger isn't always better.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Tiny Vacation Homes<p>The 10 Best Small Cities in the U.S.<p>12 Travel Mistakes We All Think We're Too Smart to Make -- but Do Anyway<p>How Not to Look Like a Tourist in Paris<p>Follow Conde Nast …

World War II Fitness Test | The Art of Manliness

Have men these days “gone soft?” Is our generation less manly than past generations? Are we less tough than our grandfathers?<p>I see guys debate these …

Podcast Suggestions for Men: 24 Shows to Make You a Better Man | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. These days, …

Soundtrack for Your Thumos - Music to Inflame Your Passion | The Art of Manliness

The ancient Greeks believed that a man’s soul or psyche was made up of three parts: Reason, Appetites, and Thumos. While an understanding of the …

Sell Your Crap, Pay Off Your Debt, And Do What You Love! This Makes It All Possible!

There’s something strange happening around the globe… but it’s awesome!<p>Lifestyles and needs are changing, and consequently, our houses are shrinking. …

Business of death care gets a technology makeover

<b>Death is big business.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessKeeping the cyber thieves at bayNollywood finds its global audience onlineJoining up Ghana's healthcare to save livesIvory Coast stallholders turn to digital marketplaceSouth African education goes digital<p>With more than half a million …

Krav Maga: A Primer on the Martial Art of the Israeli Defense Forces | The Art of Manliness

I can’t remember how I first heard about Krav Maga, but I do remember being immediately intrigued. All martial arts have an appeal to most men and …

The Art of Worldly Wisdom: Maxims of Baltasar Gracián | The Art of Manliness

Back when I was in high school, a mentor of mine gave me a copy of a small book that I’ve read and re-read several times over the years. <i>The</i> <i>Art of</i> …

Science says we should eat more insects

The wholesale market outside of Bangkok, Thailand was a feast for my ears, eyes and nose. Now I had a chance to spread the wealth to my tongue. A …

Ancient Asteroid Destroyer Finally Found, And It's a New Kind of Meteorite

For 50 years, scientists have wondered what annihilated the ancestor of L-chondrites, the roof-smashing, head-bonking meteorites that frequently …

Paleontology

USC Scientists Create New Battery That’s Cheap, Clean, Rechargeable… and Organic - Press Room

June 25, 2014<p>Contact: Robert Perkins at (213) 740-9226 or perkinsr@usc.edu<p>Scientists at USC have developed a water-based organic battery that is long …

Clean Energy

US and Iran hold talks over Iraq crisis but rule out military alliance

US and Iranian officials held talks over the advance of Islamist insurgents in Iraq on Monday, the first time the two nations have collaborated over a common security interest in more than a decade.<p>The discussions in Vienna took place on the sidelines of separate negotiations about Iran’s nuclear …

Community Policing and Child Development: Averting Traumatic Disorders

<b>Community Policing and Child Development: Averting Traumatic Disorders</b><p><i>Lloyd I. Sederer, M.D.</i><p>You could tell the police sergeants in blue from the lieutenants and chiefs in their white-shirted uniforms. But 11 were there, including Dean Esserman the New Haven Chief of Police, representing their …

Bupropion Antidepressant Treatment: Five Concepts Worth Remembering

In this psychopharmacology refresher series we discuss key aspects of commonly used medications. Today we start with 5 important concepts about …