John Harrison

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Why Uber Keeps Raising Billions

It feels like almost every other week there is a new headline about Uber raising more money. “Uber Closes $1.6 Billion in Financing.’’ “Uber Turns to Saudi Arabia for $3.5 Billion Cash Infusion.’’ Last week, we got this one: “Uber to Raise Up to $2 Billion in Leveraged-Loan Market.’’<p>If you add up …

13 Style Lessons from the Best- and Worst-Dressed Men of the Week

Featuring Brad Pitt, Channing Tatum and Jay Z, among others.<p>From the wrong way to go monochrome to the right way to embrace summer whites, there's a lot to learn.

Personal Finance Lessons from Benjamin Franklin | The Art of Manliness

Benjamin Franklin rose from 17-year-old runaway to successful printer, newspaperman, author, inventor, diplomat, and statesman. His great success …

How Men Are Evolved For Fighting | The Art of Manliness

Men seem to be drawn to combative athletics and physical jobs. Violent sports like mixed martial arts remain male dominated, and 85.5% of active duty …

Baked Ziti Recipes and Beyond

Try this classic Italian noodle in a variety of ways—from the familiar baked ziti recipes to the more inventive casserole dishes. We promise these …

How to Properly Wash Your Hands | The Art of Manliness

January has been the month of the cold that would not die at the McKay household. First one half of the family got sick, then the other, then the …

Benjamin Franklin Quotes | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: Benjamin Franklin was one of the most quotable men in history. Everyone knows his famous sayings like “God helps them who help</i> …

The Story Behind Our Photographer's Favorite Shot of the Week (Hint: There's Pie)

Today in behind-the-scenes: Here's our photographer's favorite shot of the week.<p>The photographer in the house this week was Alpha Smoot! You may have seen her work around the site before (maybe here, here, or here). She was the behind the camera as we worked on some secret projects, some …

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Overcome Social Awkwardness | The Art of Manliness

Last week we began a three-part series on how to overcome shyness — a feeling of social anxiety and discomfort that can hold us back from forming …

B.B. King and The Thrill Is Gone: PIctures

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B.B. King dies: Generations of guitarists used 'B.B. Box' to learn how to play

Check out any guitarist at a nightclub, arena or recording studio, and chances are the sound you hear is being colored by an array of effects pedals that add distortion, echo, phase-shifting, wah-wah cries and more.<p>B.B. King? He just jacked an electric guitar into an amp. His trademark tone came …

Jimmy Kimmel: Watching David Letterman 'Was More Important Than Sleep'

For me, <i>Late Night With David Letterman</i> wasn’t just a show. It was a problem. When <i>Late Night</i> premiered on NBC in February 1982, I was a ninth-grader …

Premium Rush Full body Workout!

Squats, Crunches, Push-ups, lunges, kicks, scissors, glutes and Plank workouts.<p>See the full workout!<p>Post Short link:<p>Related Posts<p>How Many Calories …

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100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library | The Art of Manliness

<i>Written by: Jason Lankow, Ross Crooks, Joshua Ritchie, and Brett McKay</i><p>There are the books you read, and then there are the books that change your …

Upgrade Your Wardrobe on the Cheap | The Art of Manliness

Looking great is easy when you have unlimited resources.<p>However, most of us live within limited means where every dollar is accounted for.<p>So how do …

BTS: Sports Illustrated Photographs Bikini Clad Kate Upton in Zero Gravity

Not all of the women in this year’s <i>Sports Illustrated</i> swimsuit issue are made of plastic, and yet the unique Barbie swimsuit shots we told you about …

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13 Amazing Professional Photographers Who Use Mirrorless Cameras on the Job

As bloggers who constantly test and review photography gear, we are the very first to admit that it is surprisingly easy to let gear obsession get in …

How the last members of a species were stuffed, archived, and forgotten

When an entire species dies out there is, inevitably, mathematically, a last one. Over at the <i>Krulwich Wonders</i> blog on NPR, the host of <i>Radio Lab,</i> Robert Krulwich, examines three stories of the final, solitary living example of an extinct species. The very last auk, passenger pigeon, and Tasmanian …

Colorful Watercolor Paintings of Radiant Trees in Nature

Ukraine-based artist Anna Armona creates colorful water paintings of various natural landscapes throughout the seasons. Her collection of diverse, one-of-a-kind paintings capture both the beauty and magic of earthy settings. Whether she is depicting the barren trees in the depths of a forest or …

Number of test-tube babies born in US hits record percentage

More test-tube babies were born in the United States in 2012 than ever before, and they constituted a higher percentage of total births than at any time since the technology was introduced in the 1980s, according to a report released on Monday.<p>The annual report was from the Society for Assisted …

The Coolest Places On Earth To Read A Book

Between museum visits and sightseeing, traveling can be a tiring sport. What better way to take a break than settle down somewhere beautiful and historic with a book?<p>Whether it's your vacation book, a travel guide or your handy map, take a time out with your reading material and enjoy your …

A UK Surgeon Successfully 3D Printed And Implanted A Pelvis

It was the first transplant of its kind.<p>The patient, who is in his sixties and has remained unnamed, suffered from a rare type of bone cancer called chondrosarcoma. It affected the entire right side of his pelvis.<p>Often leaving patients appearing completely healthy, chondrosarcoma often goes …

Supplement Alert: Antioxidants May Protect Cancer Cells Instead Of Protecting Us From Them

Troubling new research suggests that antioxidants—among our most cherished and heavily marketed of supplements—could be doing exactly the opposite of what they’re marketed for. Instead of protecting us against cancer, antioxidant supplements may protect cancer cells from our body’s defenses.<p>A study …

After 5 Rejections, Apple Accepts App That Tracks U.S. Drone Strikes

Persistence, it turns out, does pay off. After rejecting it five times, Apple has finally approved an app that tracks every U.S. drone strike and …

FYI: Can Humans Hibernate?

Involuntarily? Yes. On purpose? Maybe. In February, for instance, Swedish snowmobilers found a man who had been trapped under snow in his car for two months with barely any food. After he was rescued, local doctors suggested that he had survived by adjusting his core body temperature downward to …