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The 100 Best Sci-Fi Books of All Time - A Science Fiction Reading List

<b>1.–10.</b><p>Our favorite science fiction tends to use the future to illuminate and discuss issues in our present. <i>1984</i> is a prime example of this, a …

Science Fiction

How to Read and Use the Histogram on Your Camera

Even though photography is an art form and the final result is considered to be an artistic expression of your thoughts and ideas, there is a strong …

Landscape Photography

These Are 15 Free Excel Templates You Can Use to Make More Money

Use them...and profit.<p>In these days of cloud-based systems, mobile applications, and web-based services, why use a spreadsheet for any other purpose than analysis?<p>Three reasons: ease, customization, and cost. A spreadsheet can be easily saved, updated, and reused again and again. A good template …

Project Management

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Teaching Photoshop Techniques Via Replicating Movie Posters

I have always loved movie posters and teaching photography and retouching. Now I started to combine both as I started a new section on my Youtube …

Alcoholics Anonymous: the Science, Law, and Secular Alternatives

<i>“12-Step recovery programs do more harm than good.”</i><p>This statement, though it can be passionately argued for or against, with emotional resolve and …

Behemoth, bully, thief: how the English language is taking over the planet

No language in history has dominated the world quite like English does today. Is there any point in resisting? By Jacob Mikanowski<p>On 16 May, a lawyer named Aaron Schlossberg was in a New York cafe when he heard several members of staff speaking Spanish. He reacted with immediate fury, threatening …

Trump Administration

Agnes Martin on How to Be an Artist

Agnes Martin, 1993.<br>Timothy Greenfield-Sanders<br>Hiram Butler GalleryLegendary Minimalist painter Agnes Martin led her life with a positive outlook. “I …

The man whose terminally ill wife wrote the heartbreaking letter 'You may want to marry my husband' reveals how a year of grief changed his life

Jason Rosenthal's wife Amy published a rather startling statement last year: "You may want to marry my husband."<p>That headline ricocheted around the world after it was published in a March 2017 Modern Love column in The New York Times.<p>More than 5 million people around the globe read it. That's more …

This 10-minute routine will increase your memory and creativity

Memory and imagination are inextricably connected. In fact, your memory is imagined. It’s not concrete nor objective fact. But rather, your memory is …

Contemporary Canadian Wooden Architecture in Photos and Drawings

Today we celebrate Canada Day by paying a special tribute to timber construction and Canada's close ties with wood--as evidenced by its maple tree …

20+ of the Best Free Online Resources From Art Institutions Around the World

Today, more and more art institutions are sharing their permanent collections online. Intended to increase visibility and promote accessibility, <b>digitization projects</b> are a great way for museums and libraries to attract modern audiences.<p>For years, many organizations have offered images of their …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Documentaries

Revolut now lets you automatically buy travel insurance based on your phone's location

One of the most overlooked parts of going abroad is travel insurance. That’s probably because there’s a massive dichotomy between how easy booking a flight within Europe is, and how tedious it is to pick out a policy.<p>London fintech startup Revolut plans to make things even easier. The company has …

The Radical Women at the Heart of Palestine’s First Intifada

“I’m Zahira. I’m Palestinian. Is that enough?”<p>I’m sitting with Zahira Kamal and Naila Ayesh, two activists and organizers who have spent decades …

Feminism

Combine Photos and Create Collages in Photoshop with Layer Masks

Utilizing layer masks within Photoshop isn't going to be anything new to some of you but if you are one who is somewhat unfamiliar with using masks …

I Had to Abandon the Tough Love Approach to Save My Son From Heroin

A year ago, I shoved naloxone—the medication used to reverse an opiate overdose—into my son's backpack as he took off again in search of heroin. He'd …

Drug Addiction

Decriminalization: A Love Story | The Common

When the drugs came, they hit all at once. It was the eighties, one in ten residents slipped into the deep of heroin addiction—bankers, university …

Drug Addiction

Language Acquisition

<i>Diana Spechler | Longreads | October 2017 | 16 minutes (3,875 words)</i>It begins at an outdoor café while you’re working for a month in central Mexico. …

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

A Beginner’s Guide to Adobe Lightroom: Part 1

It is easy to feel overwhelmed with the many different features of Adobe Lightroom. Lightroom has so many possibilities, that even after years of …

Maybe We're The Bad Guys

What exactly did the soldiers killed under my command die for?<p>Cross-posted from TomDispatch.com<p>I used to command soldiers. Over the years, lots of them actually. In Iraq, Colorado, Afghanistan, and Kansas. And I’m still fixated on a few of them like this one private first class (PFC) in Kandahar, …

Middle East

18 Books to Read Before College (Or Long After)

Throughout history, college has served not only as preparation for professional life, but also as a period of intense personal growth. It’s often the …

This Site Shows You How a JPEG Image Was Edited in Lightroom

When I just got into post processing images in Lightroom, struggling to get around the software as most self taught beginners do, there have been …

My 10 Favorite Books: Irvine Welsh

For his bookshop and website One Grand Books, the editor Aaron Hicklin asked people to name the 10 books they’d take with them if they were marooned on a desert island. The next in the series is Irvine Welsh, the author of the book “Trainspotting,” which became a film in 1996. “T2 Trainspotting,” …

A book about technology addiction now has me terrified of product designers

I am terrified.<p>Alter is an NYU psychology professor and the author of the new book, "Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked." It's a hard, thoughtful look at the ways smartphone apps and social media hijack our brains to crave what those apps …

Starting from Scratch: Becoming a Photographer in Your 30s

You’ve probably seen photographer Sean Tucker‘s work around, on <i>PetaPixel</i> if nowhere else, but did you know he didn’t start his photographic journey …

Photography

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

The 20 best business books of 2016

We've got your back. Below, we've rounded up the best reads out there focusing on entrepreneurship, negotiation, and more. There's everything from the story of two psychologists who rocked economists' world to a guide to making a career change from a former Googler.<p>It's the perfect list to choose …

God Is a Sadistic Internet Troll in the Delightful French Satire ‘The Brand New Testament’

God is a prick in <i>The Brand New Testament</i>—a balding, middle-aged bastard (Benoît Poelvoorde) living in Brussels who spends his days wearing a dirty …

New Testament