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80s movies in lists: the best songs, fashion, quotes and British baddies

There’s a lot you can learn about life from the era that brought us Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and When Harry Met Sally. Let’s get into the groove<p>Hadley Freeman: why I owe it all to 80s movies<p>Why were so many 80s movies racist?<p>The 10 best rock songs on an 80s movie soundtrack<p><b>10 When the Going Gets</b> …

Entertainment

Woman who hit Venezuela leader with mango rewarded with new home

Woman who threw mango at Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro promised new home<p>A woman who bashed <b>President Nicolas Maduro</b> on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral in Venezuela.<p>The <b>52-year-old president</b> was driving a bus …

An Ode to the Nubbin, the Best Part of Everything

Why you should love the nubbin, the imperfect little bit of food that protrudes from croissants, pretzels, and even chicken<p>Whatever the food, everybody has a favorite part. Breasts or legs, brownie interior or edge, charred steak end or center slice. Each has its own appeal, of course, but across …

Framing

Origami Artist Creates Stained Glass Art Out of Sugar and Watercolor

Artist Sipho Mabona is well known for his incredible origami works, like the life-size elephant sculpture he made from just one piece of paper. Recently, he used his background in origami to create stunning art pieces that resemble a modern day version of stained glass. Using a laser cutter, he cut …

Art

How to conquer your to-do list in 18 minutes

Eighteen minutes a day is all the time it takes to become more productive, claims the business coach Peter Bregman. He explains how, and shares three other tips for getting things done<p><b>Make a top five</b><br>The ultimate problem is that we get distracted from doing the things that are most important to us …

Time Management
Art

Handmade Book Features Mesmerizing Illustrations of Striking Eyes

Visual artist Artem Ogurtsov creates dazzlingly enigmatic books out of paper made and cut entirely by hand. Using watercolor, acrylic, and gold leaf, Ogurtsov adorns these books with florid, mesmerizing illustrations of the human eye, along with delicate abstract and geometric patterns. The title …

Visual Art

The Incredible Beauty and Colorful Diversity of Agate

Dense bands, striking colors, fine grain, milky surfaces, and glittering pockets of crystals are just some of the features commonly found in agate. Viewed up close, the gemstone often resembles completely otherworldly sights, ranging from galactic nebulae to neon-hued, microscopic bacteria, as seen …

Bands

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Inventions

Fjaðrárgljúfur, The Most Beautiful Canyon in the World

Have you eve seen a canyon so beautiful? Fjaðrárgljúfur is a canyon in south east Iceland that's known for its breathtaking beauty. It's up to 330 feet deep and about one-and-a-quarter kilometers long, with a river called Fjar flowing through it. Created by a progressive erosion of flowing water …

National Parks

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

Nutrition

7 Memory Skills That Will Make You Smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues ... If you're good at …

Learning

Architizer

Pebble-shaped Calming Stone is designed to help prevent panic attacks

New Zealand designer Ramon Telfer used his own experiences of panic attacks to design The Calming Stone, a hand-held device created to help alleviate …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

Scrublands - Photographs and text by Antoine Bruy | LensCulture

<b>Grant Winner</b> <i>This project was awarded a special cash grant by juror Sujong Song. Each of the five jury members selected one photographer from the Top 50 Emerging Talents to be awarded special distinction with a cash grant.</i><p><b>From Juror Sujong Song:</b><p>“<i>Scrublands</i> by Antoine Bruy is about people who have …

Buenos Aires

Consume, Consume, Consume With The False Promise Of Happiness!

Victor Lebow an economist, retail analyst and author, wrote a very pertinent account of modern consumerism in his 1955 paper, “Price Competition in …