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Our most popular story this week has been a system of illustrated characters and animations developed to help people learn to read Chinese. Read on …

Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

28 ans après: Tchernobyl, ville fantôme > http://bit.ly/1eq5DSm (Photo: © Toby Batchelor / HOTSPOTMEDIA / VISUAL Press Agency)

Ces cinq articles insolites du Code du travail

Le Conseil de simplification dévoile 50 nouvelles mesures pour simplifier la vie des entreprises. Parmi elles, l'allégement du Code du travail. Le …

Veja lance les baskets à colorier pour les kids

Un cadeau à faire au gamin d’une copine ? Des nouvelles baskets branchées pour mini-vous ? Pensez à la collab’ de la marque française et écolo <b>Veja</b> …

Le développement des villes "intelligentes" favorise la croissance - real economy

Manager mal-aimé? Sept conseils pour ne pas s'isoler

Certes, un chef n'est pas là pour être aimé. Mais pour que l'équipe fonctionne, il doit être apprécié. Difficile lorsque la crise est là. Les …

Impressionnant portrait à deux "lectures", du lourd ! (si quelqu'un à l'auteur de cette perf, on prends).

Pour éviter le divorce, mieux vaut se marier à un ingénieur !

Et si votre milieu professionnel avait une influence sur les chances que vous avez de vous séparer de votre conjoint ? Une étude britannique a …

Une fatwa interdit aux musulmans de se rendre sur Mars

La décision a été rendue publique par l’Autorité générale des Affaires islamiques et de dotation des Emirats arabes unis.<p>Le débat est pris très au …

WhatsApp : Comment Zuckerberg prépare l'après-Facebook

Le rachat par Facebook, mercredi, de l’application WhatsApp a frappé les esprits par son montant : 19 milliards de dollars. Mais c’est aussi un signe que le géant américain cherche à se constituer un empire qui ne dépend pas de son réseau social.<p>Pouvoir envoyer des messages instantanés à travers le …

Sotchi : Kim Yu-na, la rock star coréenne du patinage artistique

En tête de l'épreuve de patinage artistique à l'issue du programme court, Kim Yu-na va tenter de conserver son titre olympique jeudi à Sotchi. Véritable icône en Corée du Sud, la reine de la glace est l'une des athlètes les plus riches des JO.<p>En 2010, dans le Pacific Coliseum de Vancouver, Kim …

Centrafrique : le fabuleux destin des photos de l'artiste Samuel Fosso sauvées d'un pillage

Grâce à un photojournaliste français, l'artiste camerounais de renommée internationale Samuel Fosso a pu récupérer plusieurs de ses tirages après le pillage de son domicile de Bangui. FRANCE 24 l'a rencontré à Paris. Reportage.<p>Au début du mois de février, la maison que possède à Bangui le …

A New Photo Archive Of Bohemian Brooklyn Circa 1970

New Yorkers love to peep into stranger’s homes, whether it’s through an illuminated ground floor window, or through décor porn sites like Grace Bonney’s Design*Sponge or Apartment Therapy.<p>The New York Public Library just digitized an archive of prints from the 1970s that indulges that exact …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Slow Cookers

Pete Seeger and the American Soul

The folk singer, who has died at 94, had one defining feature: selflessness.<p>The singer-songwriter-folk hero Pete Seeger, who died Monday at the age of 94, always reminded me of Henry Fonda playing Tom Joad in John Steinbeck's immortal <i>Grapes of Wrath</i>. Not just Fonda's character, although surely …

Pete Seeger, Folk Singer and Activist

The Best Traveler Photographs of 2013

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>National <i>Geographic Traveler’</i>s director of photography, <b>Dan Westergren</b>, has the distinct pleasure (and sometimes pain) of choosing which photographs run in the magazine.<p>The award-winning photographers assigned to our stories come back from the field with such a rich variety of …

4 Smart Designs For New Cities That Can Withstand Any Storm

The ONE Prize competition drew dozens of entries from around the world, including everything from artificial islands to a bridge with giant …

10 Best French Fashion Blogs

Valentine Vanesse is a tea drinker, bicycle rider, the definition of Parisian chic. Her blog could be described in few words as “pure delight in …

Fortune Cookie, A Photo Series Featuring Fashion Models Posed Upside Down

Fashion models are posed upside down in the topsy turvy photo series “Fortune Cookie” by photographer Martin Tremblay and styling studio Pascal & …

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The Crazy Logistics of Holiday Deliveries, In One Timelapse

8 Facts You Never Knew About Christmas

The Santa-is-white-myth was thoroughly debunked last week, but it made us wonder: What other things about Christmas do we take for granted? Are …

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Shiba Inu Uses Two Paws to Prevent Her Owner from Drinking Alcohol

Mari-kun the Shiba Inu prevents her owner, Inosemarine, from drinking alcohol with both of her paws in this cute video. Previously we wrote about …

Rachel Levit

CH recently trekked over to the Bushwick neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY to visit the studio space of illustrator Rachel Levit. With strong influences from Mexican folk art, Levit has developed a distinct style of figure drawing that manages to capture the subtleties of human expression in just a few …