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Drink Responsibly: A Healthy Guide to Imbibing

There's a smarter way to enjoying a cocktail that won't derail your healthy lifestyle.<p>Socializing is a major part of life and lets face it alcohol plays a major role in that. As someone who teaches a holistic approach to health, it is all about finding balance. When implementing any sort of health, …

Portraits Made Electric by Luminescent Neon Paint

Flecks of vivid neon paint glow brilliantly off faces and shoulders in this series of portraits by Portuguese photographer Hid Saib. At times, the glowing paint seems like the scattered embers of a fire or an explosive shower of sparks racing across the cheeks of the model. In other instances, the …

Photography

Portland Cello Project: 'Winter' Songs On World Cafe

For a special Christmas Eve episode of <i>World Cafe</i>, we welcome the Portland Cello Project to the WXPN studios for a festive live performance. This session takes place right after the collective's annual Holiday Sweater Spectacular, which has come to be a significant seasonal event in the band's …

Latin Roots: Christmas Music With A Cuban Twist

The first of a two-part <i>Latin Roots</i> Christmas series begins Tuesday with Judy Cantor-Navas of <i>Billboard</i> magazine. In conversation with host David Dye, the Latin-music expert discusses the distinction between Cuban Christmas music made before and after the Revolution.<p>Latin Roots <i>on</i> World Cafe <i>is made</i> …

Beyoncé’s New Album Goes Platinum

Surprise, surprise: Beyoncé’s new self-titled album has gone platinum. After storming to No. 1 last week, Mrs. Carter’s fifth LP has reclaimed the …

31 Excellent Records You Might Have Missed In 2013

It’s almost impossible to keep up with everything that comes out, but you should try — or revisit — these fantastic albums.

22 Of The Most Heart-Melting Love Songs From 2013

Swooooon. It was a good year for Miguel.

Capturing Dynamic Sky Activity Using Timelapse Sequences

If you enjoy photography that takes you on a vacation by just looking at it, you’re in for a treat! Photographer Andrew Walker spent the last year …

Time-lapse Photography

Bad Engagement Photos Blog Shares the Most Cringeworthy of Engagement Pics

Once you’ve gotten to a certain level of proficiency as a photographer, it’s easy to forget how rough things looked when you first started out. Of …

Ghost stories: why the Victorians were so spookily good at them

Curl up by the fire and I'll tell you a ghost story. Don't be alarmed by the creak of the floorboards, the murmurs in the basement, the shrill ululations of a distant dog. Try not to be perturbed by the flickering candle, the fleeting shadows, the horned, hairy hand that appears at your elbow. …

Santa Classics

Wood Grain LED Alarm Clock

Gadgets<p>December 23, 2013 48<p>Wood Grain LED Alarm Clock – Time Temperature Date – Sound Control – Latest Generation<p>PreviousHi-Call Bluetooth …

Iranian Woman’s Powerfully Symbolic Story of "Miss Butterfly"

Tehran-based photographer Shadi Ghadirian explores the many issues that modern women face, including culture, religion, and individuality. Her series, <i>Miss Butterfly</i>, is a collection of black and white photographs filled with strong symbolism and powerfully striking visual elements.<p>Each image …

Iranian

Insane Illustrations by Jason Heuser

Once in a while we get find an artist that comes up with some AWESOME illustrations just with right amount of insanity. Today, we're featuring the …

The Top 50 Albums of 2013

Presenting our Top 50 Albums of 2013. At the end of the list you'll find our individual contributors' personal top 10 albums and tracks. Don't forget to check out the My Year in Music feature in The Pitch, where our writers and editors run down their personal highs and lows of 2013.<p>At a time in pop …