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These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Bill Clinton

Sex and the Sahara: Striking photographs of the mysterious Islamic tribe where women embrace sexual freedoms, dictate who gets what in divorce and don't wear the veil because men 'want to see their beautiful faces'

• <b>The Tuareg have maintained their way of life for centuries, crossing from one side of the world's largest desert</b>• <b><br>Yet beneath the traditional way of</b> …

What is Visual Anthropology & What's Next for 100 Years of Beauty?

Unlocking Maori identity: keeping New Zealand’s indigenous people out of jail

For the most part Te Ao Mārama looks just like the other low to medium security units at Waikeria prison. Sixty cells surround a central yard on three sides. On the fourth is a dining hall, behind that the meeting areas and offices. The perimeter fence is lined with coils of barbed wire, over which …

New Zealand

South African 'maidens' perform annual reed dance - in pictures

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The world's most colorful cities have no need for an Instagram filter

Most cities are colorful: They have different districts, interesting people, and unique stories. But let's drop the metaphor and focus on real …

Travel

Bulgarian Photographer Captures Amazing Moments Traveling The World

Nikolay Pandev, or Nick Pandev, as he calls himself, is one of the very few Bulgarian photographers, who have been featured on National Geographic. …

Photos Of Matriarchal Societies Show What Gender Equality Looks Like Across The Globe

In these Southeast Asian tribes, women share the power.<p>A girl poses confidently, hands on hips. She wears a delicate flower in her hair, and stands in the photo's background, but there's something commanding about her presence. For her age, she looks stern and self-assured -- where she lives, being …

9 Women Who Changed Anthropology

You'd think the study of humans - all humans, past and present - would be a little more equitable when it comes to gender. After all, women are half …

What Iran’s dazzling art tells us about its civilisation

A landmark exhibition celebrates the often misunderstood art of Iran’s Qajar dynasty. It can tell us a lot about the country’s fascinating culture, writes Joobin Bekhrad.<p>Although indelibly illustrious, the millennia-long tale of Iran is, by and large, a sad one. Ravaged by invaders who threatened …

University of Oxford

Klimt and Schiele: The artists who shocked Europe

Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele were two titans of Viennese art who shared a firm friendship and an artistic free will that scandalised many, writes Cath Pound.<p>At first glance there is little to suggest a connection between Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. Klimt was the archetypical sensualist who …

Art

12 up-and-coming travel destinations you need to visit before they get too popular

Modern vs. Contemporary Design: What’s the Difference?

Many people think modern and contemporary design are the same. But there’s a world of difference. They may be synonyms when describing many things, …

Is this the most European city in North America?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Is it possible to travel to another continent without actually leaving North America?<p>The answer is "oui" if you venture to Old Quebec, Canada -- a 300-acre, self-contained neighborhood within the capital of Quebec City. Unlike similar historic districts in Puebla, Mexico; Old San Juan, …

Think Big: 7 Home Staging Secrets to Make a Small Living Room Look Huge

When it comes to home staging, there's really one golden rule: Make your space look bigger to would-be buyers. And perhaps nowhere is that concept …

Open Concept Modern Living

Oakville, Ontario, Canada<p>This Oakville home is a bold and unique addition to the Bronte community street it stands on. The 3,700 square foot space is made to feel much larger by the open concept design and double height volume that resonates throughout the house. Features that include glass …

Numeroventi

Firenze, Toscana, Italy<p>Housed within the Palazzo Galli Tassi in the heart of Florence, Numeroventi is an artist residency, exhibition space, and loft apartments for rent that are inspired by Scandinavian design and the Italian Renaissance.<p>A collaboration between entrepreneur and former graphic …

Write now: The lost art of copywriting

<b>David Abbott used to write radio ads</b><br>Not when he was a junior, but when he was the chairman and creative director of the biggest agency in the …

Writing

No need to take the time to trek overseas when Québec City is so close: This charming city feels like a European capital, with narrow, …

Quebec City Travel Guide: European Romance in North America<p>This place has continental allure.<p>A view of Château Frontenac. / Photograph via iStockPhoto<p>…

10 Secret Places to Visit in British Columbia

Thanks to Canada’s 150th-anniversary celebrations, U.S. tourists are finally starting to take note of the spectacular offerings from the North. …

Top Places to Visit in Canada (From Busy Cities, Islands to the Canadian Rockies)

Being the second largest country in the world, Canada has countless attractions in the store which will definitely make you fall for its charm. As …

Anthropology Field Notes - Visual Anthropologist Karl Heider

Visual anthropology (ANT)

Jean Rouch on the Future of Visual Anthropology

Here Are 4 Simple Yet Effective Ways to Get Over Your Creative Block

Creative blocks are common, but experiencing them can feel strangely uncommon and eerily isolating. You might sometimes believe that your favourite …

Creativity

5 Brain Training Techniques to Cultivate Your Creative Genius

Brain science reveals creativity is just as much a skill you can develop as it is a gift to be thankful for.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The ingenious inventor, the savvy entrepreneur, the innovative scientist, the imaginative writer… No matter what our field or area …

10 of the Most Phenomenal Travel Photos You'll See All Year

These top entries from National Geographic's annual photo contest are serious eye candy.<p>From the gorgeous winding roads of New Hampshire to the dark depths of the otherworldly waters surrounding Tonga, the moments and places captured in this year's <i>National Geographic</i> Traveler Photo Contest are …

What Is Cinco De Mayo? The Amazing Underdog Story Behind The Holiday

What is Cinco de Mayo? Ask people in the US about its history and they’ll often respond that it’s Mexican Independence Day. Which, nope — that’s actually September 16th. The real reason we celebrate Cinco De Mayo is an amazing piece of military history in which a bankrupt, poorly armed, mostly …

How Four Powerful Rulers Decided the Fate of a Continent

<b>FOUR PRINCES</b> <b><br>Henry VIII, Francis I, Charles V, Suleiman the Magnificent and the Obsessions That Forged Modern Europe</b><br>By John Julius Norwich<br>288 pp. Atlantic Monthly Press. $27.<p>The decade of the 1490s was a hinge in European history. In almost the same breath that Europe crossed the Atlantic and …

World History

I'd Rather Not Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Than Be Part of Cultural Appropriation

<i>Jay Schroeder is the former mixologist and bar manager for Rick Bayless. He joined the Frontera Grill team in 2013 and left in 2016 to open Mezcaleria Las Flores, Eater Chicago’s reigning Bar of the Year. Possessing a passion for mezcal, he left the Logan Square bar earlier this year. He wrote a</i> …