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Dozens of M.C. Escher Prints Now Digitized & Put Online by the Boston Public Library

In addition to the iconic scene in Jim Henson’s <i>Labyrinth</i>, or appearances in animated TV shows and video games, M.C. Escher’s work has adorned the …

Art

Handling Your Toddler’s “Defiance”

We say, “Don’t do that,” and they do it anyway. We say, “Stop” and they continue. We say, “Pick that up” and they do so just to throw it back down …

Parenting

Lav Like a Pro: Here Are a Few Basic Tips for Using a Lavalier Mic

Lav mics are a great tool for recording decent dialogue. Here's how to use them.<p>Lavalier microphones, or "lavs" as the cool kids call them, are an …

Filmmaking

Axon launches AI ethics board to study the dangers of facial recognition

‘No policy or safeguard can mitigate these risks sufficiently,’ say civil rights groups<p>Axon, formerly known as Taser, has launched a new “AI ethics board” to guide its use of artificial intelligence. The board will meet twice a year to discuss the ethical implications of upcoming Axon products, …

Artificial Intelligence

This is why our phones are making us miserable: happiness isn't the same thing as pleasure, and our brain knows it

People trying to sell you a new car, a fancy phone, or a bigger home might like you to believe that money can buy a whole lot of happiness. But your brain knows that's not true. Money can buy you pleasure, but happiness has to come from somewhere else.<p>If you're confused between happiness and …

Happiness

Slow Cooker Beef and Lemongrass Noodle Soup

Ingredients<p>3 cups sodium-reduced beef broth<br>• 6 slices fresh ginger<br>• 2 stalks lemongrass trimmed, halved crosswise and bruised with back of knife<br>• 2 star …

28 Multi-Use Products On Amazon That Are Basically Life Hacks

Figuring out a truly good life hack is one of those things that, once it happens, can make you see the whole world in a totally different light. …

Videos: The Short Documentary Film Revolving Doors

This is the short documentary <i>Revolving Doors</i>. <br>It was written and directed by James Burns. Check out the synopsis and short film below.<br>"A portrait of …

Documentaries

Govt to use AI, blockchain technology for seamless cargo movement

Beside saving cost and time, it could help India vastly improve its ranking on the 'trading across borders' parameter

Blockchain

Here's Why That Video Of Reporters Reading The Same Script Went Viral

"Fake news" has become one of President Trump's favorite mantras. A video of reporters reading from the same script proves the idea of fake news has …

How to create wonderful natural looking light for a corporate shoot [Video]

<b>If you ever find yourself in a situation where you need natural looking light on a corporate shoot, take a look at this tutorial video from Bas</b> …

Tutorials

24 Cognitive Biases You Need To Stop Making [Infographic]

Cognitive bias occurs when we make subjective assumptions about people or situations based on our own perception of reality. This can lead to …

These Are Not “Your” Thoughts

It’s March, and that means Meditation Month is back! Our annual challenge to sit every day until March 31 is a great opportunity to reinvigorate your …

28 Brilliant Questions to Ask at the End of Every Job Interview

Always ask questions at the end of your job interview.<p>Thinking up questions to ask during job interviews is key.<p>Remember, every interview is a …

Job Interviews

Take Your Creative Briefs to the Next Level With Adobe InDesign

Make your creative briefs pop with Adobe InDesign, and learn how to combine aesthetics and narrative into something that resonates with your clients.

Graphic Design

15 Delicious and Filling Recipes That Are Under 400 Calories

It’s no secret that cooking at home is an easy way to eat healthier. If you’re convinced that low-cal means carrot sticks and salad, look to PureWow …

All Parents With Young Kids Should Know About These 23 Hacks

How to handle finger paints, blocked sinuses, and muddy strollers like a boss.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

DIY

You Need These Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes in Your Life

When you combine certain foods together they become extra special, like taco pizza or spaghetti and chili (which is still debatable if you're not …

Cooking

The Key To Raising A Happy Child

For much of the past half-century, children, adolescents and young adults in the U.S. have been saying they feel as though their lives are increasingly out of their control. At the same time, rates of anxiety and depression have risen steadily.<p>What's the fix? Feeling in control of your own destiny. …

Parenting

Nuro’s self-driving vehicle is a grocery-getter and errand-runner

Not every self-driving car has to be able to move passengers from point A to point B. Take, for example, Nuro: The startup just revealed their unique autonomous vehicle platform, which is more of a mobile small logistics platform than a self-driving car.<p>The company, which has been working away in …

How Forgotten Baby Memories Rewire Learning in the Brain

If you’re like me, you probably don’t remember anything from your life before the age of three. This phenomenon, first dubbed by Sigmund Freud as …

25 Dinner Ideas For People Who Are Trying To Eat Less Meat

Put these in your dinner rotation.

The 25 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 15th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of programming available to stream, and it’s not just recycled titles from Netflix or straight-to-DVD rejects. Although it’s not the easiest streaming service …

Entertainment

These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Only Way to Start the Year

By Alex Delany<p>Chicken thighs, with garlic-honey, are here for the first Rent Week of the year. Breathe. You're in a safe space now.<p>My wallet is not doing well. To be completely frank, it's more depleted than my iPhone's battery after a new software update. That’s what the holidays do; they strip …

Cooking

How to Make Superior Hot Chocolate Without a Mix

I have good news and I have bad news. The bad news is that you’ve been buying hot chocolate mixes unnecessarily, but the good news is that you’re …

Brown Rice Congee with Kimchee, Scallions, and 7-Minute Eggs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine the stock, rice, scallion whites, ginger, garlic, and salt in the base of a 4- to 6-quart slow cooker. Cover and cook on …

7 Unexpected and Insanely Delicious Ways to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs

Anyone who’s dabbled in Paleo or Whole30 knows the value of hard-boiled eggs. Really anyone who enjoys starting their day with a high-protein, …

Three establishing shots to do with the DJI Mavic Pro

Establishing shots are important when you are telling a story, they set the scene and often the mood for the viewers. We recently added the Mavic Pro …

Drones

7 Filmmaking Shots Every Cinematographer Must Know

While producing a film, the shot compositions, size and angle enhance how individuals tell the story. Cinematographers play a crucial role in …

RIP 'Every Frame a Painting': Farewell Advice from Video Essayists Tony Zhou and Taylor Ramos

Today, we say goodbye to one of the greats.If you're familiar with this site, then chances are you're also familiar with the video essay channel …

Art