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The MagPi Magazine

Learning to code with a Raspberry Pi is one of the most profoundly life-changing things you can do. This has always been true, but learning to code …

Raspberry Pi

Mind-Bending Photos of Household Items

Mauricio Alejo took these photos in several of his apartments in New York City, where he lived for 13 years trying to make it as an artist.<p><b>This story appeared in the November issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE</b> <b>to subscribe.</b><p>I lived in Brooklyn for 13 years, struggling to make a living with art and …

Uncover machine learning's potential with this Python training collection

Machine learning is revolutionizing the way we use information. From programming self-driving cars to crunching stock market data, machine learning …

Machine Learning

The Ultimate List of Best Websites to Learn Coding

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>It’s been half a year since I gathered my first list of …

Buddhism: Monkey Pie

Thoughts on Buddhism<p>You can trap a being quite easily. Although you'd never believe it, it actually works.<p>For example, if you want roast monkey or …

The 17 best science movies and shows on Netflix will make you smarter

'Cooked' (2016)<p><i>Netflix</i><p><b>What it's about:</b> Journalist and food expert Michael Pollan explores the evolutionary history of food and its preparation in …

Be CONFIDENT in ANY situation - Ranveer's LifeHacks | BeerBiceps

One Day Buddha Walked Through A Village. When A VERY Angry Man Insulted Him Buddha calmly said…

One day Buddha walked through a village. A very angry and rude young man came up and began insulting him.<p><i>“You have no right teaching others”</i> he …

Zen Master Alan Watts Explains What Made Carl Jung Such an Influential Thinker

The twentieth century produced a fair few thinkers on the human mind whose observations still resonate today. The Swiss psychiatrist and …

4 Things I’d Say to My Anxiety-Filled Younger Self

<b>“I vow to let go of all worries and anxiety in order to be light and free.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>As I sit here writing this, I’m just a couple of days …

An ancient Buddhist strategy for overcoming paralyzing fear

The first step in taming all-consuming dread of a Trump presidency is to get calm.<p>In the days since November 9, an oppressive cloak of fear and dread has descended upon a great many Americans.<p>The causes are endless: Our government is at risk of becoming “systemically corrupt” under President-elect …

How to (Kind of) Master Your Neuroticism

In psychology, the most popular and rigorously tested account of personality is the so-called Big 5 model of personality traits. Four of them sound …

Psychology

23 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

One of the great things about Netflix is that it has brought thoughtful, compelling documentaries to a much wider audience, which filmmakers could only dream of a decade ago.<p>And with bingeworthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library a click away, you can get a lot of …

Entertainment

The Book of Joy by Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Douglas Carlton Abrams

About The Book of Joy<p><b>An instant New York Times bestseller</b><p><b>Two spiritual giants. Five days. One timeless question.</b> <b></b><br>Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His …

Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life

<b>“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time.” ~Edith Wharton</b><p>I have a question for you.<p>What would you be willing to sacrifice …

7. Seymour: An Introduction (2015)

Fresh off two superb performances for Richard Linklater in Before Midnight and Boyhood, Ethan Hawke takes a seat in the director's chair for this …

7 Sins of Beginner Artists: What Keeps You From Being Good

Everything is hard when you're a beginner, but the problem with drawing is that everyone thinks they know how to do it. Drawings turn out well or …

18 Tips To Bring Your Colouring To The Next Level

Pencils at the ready.

WorkOf Just Solved Your Boring Apartment Problem

Not everyone can afford an interior decorator and not every apartment deserves one. If you're renting a place that you might not stay in for more than a few years, putting all the time, effort, and cash into creating the perfect place isn't always practical. But that doesn't mean you have to live …

5 Awesome TED Talks That Will Make You Remarkably Happy

There are plenty of serious TED talks, but these will make you smile.<p>There are lots of TED Talks about serious subjects like medical research, natural disasters, and even rocket science. However, some TED Talks are sure to put a smile on your face. Here are five of my favorites.<p><b>1. Dan Gilbert: The</b> …

Optimo Music Receive Cease and Desist From Sony Over Post-Punk Compilation

Various Artists: [Cease & Desist] DIY! (Cult Classics from the Post-Punk Era 1978-82) (via SoundCloud)<p>This month, the Glasgow-based label Optimo Music were set to release <i>Now That's What I Call DIY! (Cult Classics From the Post-Punk Era 1978-82)</i>. As Resident Advisor points out, the label reportedly …

Listen to the shoegazey post-punk of Dead Neighbors

The self-titled debut album from Dead Neighbors is a raucous, riffy, post-punk painting of a shoegazing world. If you’re reading that and scratching …

September's Best and Worst Albums

Destruction Unit kicks ass, Bring Me the Horizon sucks, and 2 Chainz is immortal (but you already knew that).<p><i>This article appears in the September Issue of VICE</i><p><b>BEST ALBUM OF THE MONTH</b><p><b>DESTRUCTION UNIT</b><b>Negative Feedback Resistor</b><i>Sacred Bones</i><p>Some bands were born in the wrong era. It could have been Gary …

This Photographer Turns Vintage Photos Into Surreal Works Of Art

Australian photographer and artist Jane Long brings old photos to life in beautifully wild and imaginative ways.<p>Jane Long is a Brisbane-based fine …

26 Books Every 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Seeker Should Read

If you're on a spiritual quest, these books will open you up to wonder.<p><i>"There are things you can't reach. But</i><p><i>you can reach out to them, and all day long.</i><p><i>The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God.</i><p><i>And it can keep you as busy as anything else, and happier."</i><p>-- "Where Does The Temple Begin, Where …

Books

The 20+ Best Places to Find Free Images Online

Looking to find free images to use in your blogs, websites or social media posts? The following sites are the best on the internet.If you are …

Web Design

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …