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How to Draw Faces

<i>New Yorker</i> cartoonist Jason Adam Katzenstein already taught you how to do “gesture drawing,” one of the most basic artistic techniques. In the new …

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

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The 15-minute, Fat-burning Workout for Busy Guys

A middle-aged guy takes his shirt off and looks in the mirror. What does he see?<p>That’s not the beginning of a joke, although what he sees might be …

Middle Age

Mars makes its closest approach in 15 years this summer: How to see it

Beginning in early June and continuing into July and August, those who look skyward toward the east-southeast during the evening hours will almost certainly notice a brilliant orange-red "star" shining with a steady light. Many will no doubt wonder what this object is. "Certainly," many will think, …

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

Fortnite: Battle Royale Guide - 6 Biggest Mistakes Starting Players Make

Due to the massive popularity of games like PUBG and H1Z1, you might be familiar with the battle royale genre. However, Fortnite: Battle Royale is a tad different from its competitors. The game takes the base premise of the genre and gives you the ability to rapidly construct fortifications, like …

The Only 8 Moves You Need to Be Fit

Squat<p>For the most elemental of human movements—sitting down and getting back up, or lifting something heavy off the ground—there is no better …

Holding plank for a long time is pointless, fitness professor claims

Holding plank for ever-increasing periods of time has become a staple of many gym classes. Fitness experts claim that staying at the top of a push-up builds core, strengthens back muscles, tones the arms and teaches endurance.<p>But one sports scientist suggests that holding the position for any …

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

Charcoal powder, whitening paste, and LED kits that won't break the bank but will definitely whiten your smile!!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock</b> …

Dentistry

Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton’s Long-Anticipated Duet Lives Up to the Hype

Ever since Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton teamed up at the Country Music Assocation Awards back in 2015, duetting on a two-song medley that …

Behold how 19 year old Swiss skier Andri Ragettli takes on this challenging parkour course, jumping, flipping, rolling, balancing, and…

Behold how 19 year old Swiss skier Andri Ragettli takes on this challenging parkour course, jumping, flipping, rolling, balancing, and landing with incredible control. The on point performance is part of his training for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics.<p>Watch the video: Swiss freestyle skier’s acrobatic parkour training.

A Monster Wants to Be BFFs or Else in This Suspenseful Horror Short

In Jacob Chase’s horror short <i>Larry</i>, a bored parking-lot attendant discovers an abandoned iPad loaded with a children’s story about a lonely monster. …

50+ Funny Tweets By Curious Zelda That Will Instantly Make Your Day

Dogs on Twitter are pretty popular, but Zelda proves that cats deserve the same amount of attention. Her account on the social network has over 24K …

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3 ways to use questions to become a better leader

Sometimes his questions seemed disingenuous, and at other times he seemed to use curiosity as a way to point out a flaw rather than to get understanding.<p>We've all experienced someone asking us a question where it seemed the intention was catch us in a mistake or prove us wrong, yet we can be guilty …

This Video Explains How GitHub Works As Simply As Possible

As ubiquitous as it is, GitHub is a little baffling for beginners because it’s not evident at the start how it actually works. So, GitHub made a …

16 science fiction and fantasy novels you don’t want to miss in January

Curl up this winter with a good book<p>It’s a new year, and just in case you wanted more to read after all the great books that 2016 gave us, prepare yourself. 2017 is going to have a ton of new books to dive into.<p>I always like January for this reason: it’s a good time to take a look at the rest of …

Edward Hopper’s Iconic Painting Nighthawks Explained in a 7-Minute Video Introduction

If any one painting stands for mid-twentieth-century America, <i>Nighthawks</i> does. In fact, Edward Hopper's 1942 canvas of four figures in a late-night …

All the Books You Desperately Need to Add to Your 'To Read' Pile This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means there’s no TV on, which means it’s finally time to dig into those books you’ve been saving for your weekends, …

17 incredible stop motion videos that'll make you do a double take

Right now, Instagram is featuring a bunch of artists who've mastered the craft of stop motion photography and animation.<p>The videos are mesmerizing (and a few of them even provide tips for making your own).<p>Keep scrolling to see 17 incredible stop motion videos.

Bringing Beautiful Sport of Fencing to Life With Motion Tracking and Gorgeous Visual Effects

The beautiful sport of fencing comes to life with the help of motion tracking and gorgeous visual effects by Japanese fencer Yuki Ota and the Fencing …

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These Packing Techniques Save Space and Let You Carry More

We’ve covered lots of ways to cram a lot of stuff in small suitcases, but this video and infographic from Expedia is full of handy packing tips to …

Sterling Archer Reviewing Every James Bond Film Is as Delightful as You'd Expect

<i>Archer</i>’s titular hero is either the greatest spy, or... the worst spy. Let’s be honest, it probably skews a little closer to the latter more often …

The 20-Minute 'No Excuses' Navy SEAL Bodyweight Workout

Don't have time to work out? Lack access to equipment, machines or the right gym? L<p>You will not get a pass from Brad McLeod, a former Navy SEAL who's …

How to use Add to Wunderlist Extension

Add to Wunderlist is a handy extension for when you're browsing the web and want to save links and web pages for later. When clicked on, it pre-fills …

14 Genius Hacks For A Quick Breakfast On-The-Go

Breakfast is not only the most important meal of the day, it's arguably the most delicious. Sadly, we often let breakfast fall by the wayside with insanely busy schedules.<p>But abandon breakfast no more. We've rounded up 14 hacks to ensure you get in your first meal of the day without wasting any …

Scientists Explain Why Watching Internet Cat Videos Is Good for You

Weird Science<p>Internet cat videos don't just result in major "LOLs," they also deliver significant health benefits, a new study suggests.<p>That's right: Watching the online antics of Lil Bub, Grumpy Cat, Colonel Meow and all their kitty friends can boost your energy level, heighten your positive …

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The Difference Between Salt Types (And When to Use Each)

Arguably the most important aspect to preparing food is making sure it’s well-seasoned. After all, salt is the secret to why so many restaurant …

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