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Agnes Obel Explains Her 'Late Night Tales' Track By Track

'Late Night Tales' (Full Album)<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>This is an unusual, beautiful and dark album curated by — and at times performed by — the Danish musician Agnes Obel. It's part of a series of artist-curated albums called <i>Late Night Tales</i>. Nils Frahm, The Flaming Lips, Jon Hopkins and others have …

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

How to recycle your used and unwanted gadgets

You're probably used to sorting your garbage into bins: green for paper or blue for plastic and glass. But when it comes to electronics, we're still used to selling those off or tossing them into the trash heap. Unfortunately, our gadget addiction has real consequences for the planet, making it …

5 Questions Truly Exceptional Bosses Ask Their Employees

Why performance evaluations suck.<p>Performance reviews suck. Why?<p>Well, doing these reviews is like trying to drive forward, while keeping your eyes trained on your rear view mirror. You won't get anywhere. And you might just get into accidents!<p>Here's what I mean: you're hoping that your employees …

workimprovement

The Psychological Forces Behind A Cultural Reckoning: Understanding #MeToo

Nearly a quarter century ago, a group of women accused a prominent playwright of sexual misconduct. A Boston newspaper published allegations of sexual harassment, unwanted touching and forced kissing. For the most part, the complaints went nowhere.<p>In 2017, more women came forward with accusations. …

Dustin Hoffman grilled over sexual harassment allegation

by Steven Zeitchik<p>HBO host John Oliver hammered Dustin Hoffman about allegations of sexual harassment and the actor fired back with a ferocious …

Bitcoin Series #7 - The Endgame

This article is the last part of a series on bitcoin. The series included the following previous articles:<p>Bitcoin Series #1 – The Basics<br>• Bitcoin …

Underrated San Francisco landmarks every local should visit at least once

The Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower and Chinatown are amazing, don't get us wrong. But San Francisco is a fascinating city that offers tourists — and locals — dozens more landmarks off the beaten path.<p>In the hopes of highlights some of the city's best low-key landmarks, we compiled a list of our …

Previously Unpublished Kurt Vonnegut Stories Arrive In The Nick Of Time

Five never-before-published works of short fiction bring the author's unique "ways of looking at the world" back into the spotlight.<p>“This collection pulses with relevance,” Dave Eggers writes in the foreword to <i>Complete Stories</i>, a soon-to-be-released collection of Kurt Vonnegut’s short fiction …

You Could Have This Common Skin Condition And Not Even Know It

It's often mistaken for the after effects of a sunburn.<p>That dark patch on your cheek that you thought was a healing sunburn could actually be the sign of a common, though little-known skin condition called melasma.<p>Melasma causes brown or brownish-gray patches to appear on your skin ― most commonly …

Be Smart: A Partial Eclipse Can Fry Your Naked Eyes

The day of the long-awaited coast-to-coast solar eclipse has arrived — and if history is any guide, it's likely that somebody's eyes are going to get hurt.<p>"The ones we're really concerned about are the people who have never seen an eclipse before — or just decided that, you know, 'Today is a nice …

15 solar eclipse maps you need to study before the astronomical event of a century

On August 21, the moon will slide in front of the sun and cast a dark, moving shadow on America. Not every location will see the solar eclipse at the same time, however, or witness the same phenomena— including totality, which is when the moon fully blocks the sun to reveal the star's ghost-like …

Maps

Sick of your coworker’s loud chewing? Use this flowchart to conquer annoying office sounds

The sound of people eating is my personal hell. Crunching chips. Slurping coffee. Gnawing on a sandwich. These sounds (and visuals) don’t just bother me, they quite literally make me want to scream, slap, or isolate myself in a soundproof cave. Almost equally as bad are the sounds of heavy …

Self-help

Famous Bay Area authors' must-read books and lesser-known gems

The Bay Area Book Festival has attracted writers from all over the world to the region, but the Bay Area itself has a rich literary history.<p>From legendary writers like Jack London and Robert Frost (who was born in San Francisco) to contemporary authors like Dave Eggers and Kim Addonizio, there is a …

House conservatives’ demand for further abortion restrictions could blow up Trumpcare in the Senate

<b>Donald Trump (Reuters/Jim Bourg/AP/Susan Walsh/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>GOP’s “manager amendments” defund Planned Parenthood and bar tax credits for private insurance that covers abortion<p>Sophia Tesfaye<p>March 22, 2017 7:47pm (UTC)<p>Just as it nearly was for Democrats seven years ago, abortion appears …

You don’t need to caramelize onions in the skillet—there’s a better way

Earlier this week Gizmodo editor Tom Scocca resurfaced his heroic effort to expose the truth that caramelizing onions takes a hell of a lot longer than most recipes (and Google) would have you believe. While many recipes cite an absurd five or 10 minutes for getting the soft, golden, sweet onions …

Recipes

A financial planner explains how to start investing with $100

You see, if you save $100 in your sock drawer, 30 years from now when you go to check on it, you will still only have $100.<p>Conversely, if you invest $100 in a mutual fund, even if you never made another investment, with a 7% annual return it has the potential to grow to $761.23 after 30 years with …

10 Principles For Design In The Age Of AI

Yves Béhar shares a new kind of design manifesto.<p>We’re on the cusp of a new era of design. Beyond the two-dimensional focus on graphics and the three-dimensional focus on products, we’re now in an era where designers are increasingly focusing on time and space, guided by technological advances in …

Product Design

The 100 best nonfiction books: the story so far

At the halfway point in his series, our columnist reflects on what constitutes a classic, the selection process and the omissions he regrets<p>As this <i>Guardian</i>-<i>Observer</i> list reaches its halfway mark with a gay Englishman and a polemical African American social scientist (Lytton Strachey and WEB Du …

Literature