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Why You Should Invest in Life Experiences

<i>Sean Kim is an entrepreneur, new-born writer, and striving life-hacker. He was recognized as one of Canada’s Next 36 leaders, and is the the cofounder of Needle. This article was originally posted on The Growth List.</i><p>“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do …

10 Ways to Invest in Yourself

A famous singer in Romania during my youth, I became and remained the breadwinner of my family from a very young age. Everything my loved ones wanted, they got, from houses to cars to the finest education. This constant "giving" continued throughout my life. But along the way, my family trickled …

Cuba Could Be Venezuela's Biggest Loser

In the midst of chaos in Venezuela, a dependent Cuba and its economic future is walking on a tight rope.<p>As Venezuela's economic woes deepen, with an annualized inflation rate reaching 57 percent, and violent clashes between pro- and anti-government protesters escalate, the probability of a new …

Cuba

6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …

Airplanes

Dalai Lama supports gay marriage

Dalai Lama throws his moral weight behind gay marriage<p>The celibate Dalai Lama has thrown his considerable moral weight behind gay marriage, condemning homophobia and saying sex was fine as long as it was consensual.<p>The Buddhist monk offered his views on the hot-button social issue during his latest …

'Salida de la crisis venezolana tiene que pasar por la vía electoral'

Ministra, su problema no es Jared Leto. Es Kevin Spacey.

Es la noche del 24 de septiembre de 2007. El dos veces ganador del Oscar Kevin Spacey llega al Palacio de Miraflores para reunirse con el Presidente …

Arizona Senator Reveals His Homosexuality

Sen. Steve Gallardo of Arizona, who openly opposed a controversial anti-gay bill passed in the Legislature, announced his homosexuality on Wednesday.<p>“I’m a Latino, I’m a native of Arizona, I come from a Catholic family and I’m gay, it’s OK,” Gallardo told NBC News shortly after he made the …

Senate Judiciary Committee

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

Cocaine

18-Year-Old Photographer's Spectacular Conceptual Self-Portraits

Eighteen-year-old Laura Williams joins the ranks of fellow young, extremely talented photographers such as Alex Stoddard and Kyle Thompson in creating spectacularly surreal and expressive self-portraits. The Cambridge, England native's photograph entitled <i>Invisible</i> recently went viral, with over …

Photography

The Tragedy of Venezuela

The country is now the world's capital of inflation, homicide, and scarcity—but half the population is no longer willing to tolerate it.<p>“Even in tragedy, Latin America can’t compete,” a cynical friend told me. He was referring to the fact that the region’s poverty is not as grim as Africa’s, armed …

Venezuela en el corazón

Beto Ortiz,Pandemonio<p>Ayer escribí sobre Venezuela y hoy también. Vergüenza ajena por los que han elegido el silencio cómplice. Los periodistas de …

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López hands himself in to police

Harvard-educated politician denies charges of terrorism for his alleged role in violent anti-government protests<p>Venezuela's opposition leader Leopoldo López has handed himself in to the authorities after coming out of hiding to attend a rally of supporters in Caracas.<p>After the protests that left …

Here’s How to Save Thousands by Negotiating Lower Credit Card Interest Rates

Credit cards are great tools when used appropriately, but sometimes you find yourself getting in over your head. Before you get too deep, take a few …

Geometric Sandcastles from Calvin Seibert | Colossal

<p>New York-based sandcastle artist Calvin Seibert (previously) just returned from a 10-day trip to Hawaii where he completed a number of his abstract, …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

¿Deja el nuevo trailer de Transcendence las cosas demasiado claras?

Esta pasada madrugada <b>Warner Bros.</b> ha liberado el nuevo trailer de <b>Transcendence</b> (2014) de <b>Wally Pfister</b>, ese film de ciencia ficción que nace al amparo …

Curriculum Vitae from Anton Yermolov

How To Stand Out – Creative Curriculum Vitae.<p>There are so many creative designers out there. Ukrainian graphic designer and illustrator Anton …

5 apps that can earn you cold, hard cash (and other rewards)

If you want to make a little cash on the side, these Android and iOS apps can help you out.<p>That expensive smartphone in your pocket could pay for itself -- you just have to download the right apps. Both the Apple App Store and Google Play Store are littered with titles to help you rack up money, …

Apps

Flappy Bird: ¿Por qué es tan popular?

Si la semana pasada fue la semana de Telegram en el terreno de las aplicaciones móviles, esta semana los titulares se los ha llevado Flappy Bird. …

Life is a game. This is your strategy guide

Real life is the game that – literally – <i>everyone</i> is playing. But it can be tough. This is your guide.<p>Basics<p>You might not realise, but real life is a …

Las mejores series de TV actuales que deberías estar viendo

Dejando a un lado los cinco mil quinientos <i>reality shows</i> sobre gente que no tiene idea alguna de la realidad, los cuatro mil setecientos programas de …

Ty Burrell: 'Before Modern Family I was always the guy who got killed or fired'

<b>The world can make an actor feel overly important.</b> What I do isn't hard work. It's not ditch digging – which I have done, for one summer. Of course there are times when your fuel tank's low, but even on the hardest days you are on a film set. You are doing something creative.<p><b>People always want to</b> …

Articles about 8 creative bedside tables on Dwell.com - Dwell

Searching high and low for your ideal table lamp? Brighter days are ahead.<p>A roll-out table that embraces its practical purpose with a distinctive design.<p>Don’t underestimate the big impact that small design details can have on a space.<p>With clever packaging, Bocci turns a humble electrical outlet …

Rhode Island

I swapped my TV for Netflix, and here's what it taught me

When I moved, I gave up my television – and while I might not be able to discuss the latest reality shows, I have better things to watch and I can see them when I want<p>I used to work with a guy who didn't have a TV. He announced it proudly at any given opportunity. Someone would make a cultural …

Travel Alert: Dollars Fetch A Premium In Black Markets Of Argentina, Venezuela

<b>The following is a guest post by Graciela Ibáñez, a Chilean reporter covering Latin America.</b><p>On my latest trip to Buenos Aires in November, I decided not to use my credit card so I wouldn’t end up overpaying for everything from a Starbucks coffee to a leather purse. Instead, I calculated how many …