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The Psychedelic Revolution Is Being Led by a 79-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor

George Sarlo is throwing cash at research into how drugs like magic mushrooms can help people overcome trauma like his own.<p>Deep in the Mexican jungle, in a village so remote it's only accessible by boat, 74-year-old venture capitalist George Sarlo waited to meet his father.<p>It was the fall of 2012, …

These are the Winners of the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2017 Sony World Photography Award winners have officially been announced, revealing some of the most awe-inspiring and technically beautiful …

Amazon’s Friction-Killing Tactics To Make Products More Seamless

The day before <b>Kintan Brahmbhatt’s</b> 10th birthday, he stayed up late, gripped with excitement, so he could open his presents. After tearing off the …

Product Management

Can a Gun Victim and a Gun Advocate Change Each Other’s Minds?

Headline<p>Click here to see the documentary <i>Guns & Empathy</i><i>.</i> And below, watch five of the participants tell their stories, in their own words.<p>On his …

Guns

You need to get inside the mind of a climate change denier if you want to change it

It has never been more important to figure out how to have constructive conversations with climate change deniers.<p>Whether the current global climate change was caused by the actions of humans should no longer be a topic of debate. In 2013, a survey undertaken of over 4,000 academic papers published …

Psychology

Lessons In Communication From The 2016 Election Results

The dust may have settled on the 2016 election, but the turmoil remains. In a dubious twist, the U.S. has made history in the respect that no prior presidential election, no matter how bitterly fought, has produced more rancor than this.<p>Days later, while the threatened economic apocalypse hasn’t …

Critical Thinking

The World's Happiest Man Wishes You Wouldn't Call Him That | GQ

What if we told you there was a man who had unlocked the secret to human joy? That despite all the pain and suffering and bad news out there, a monk on a mountaintop in Nepal has discovered a kind of template for How to Be Happy. In fact, so wise and ebullient is Matthieu Ricard that he's been …

Seeing New York City in Ridiculous 8K Is Pretty Sweet

I love New York City. I live here, so I’m biased. You might hate New York, and think it sucks, and think it’s dirty, and think people who live in New …

Want to hike Point Reyes? Try this four-day backpacking trip

In the late 16th century, British explorer Sir Francis Drake is thought to have stopped at Point Reyes during a round-the-world journey. The ship's chaplain wrote a description of the landscape and complained about "the stinking fogges" that shrouded the headlands in summer.<p>That hasn't changed.<p>The …

Hiking

9 Powerful Affirmations Successful People Repeat Every Single Day | Inc.com

If you're not achieving the success you hope for, whether personally or professionally, take a step back. The problem may not be a lack of education or opportunity or connections or even luck.<p>The problem could be what you believe--and as a result, what you do.<p>What do the most successful people …

Self-improvement

How Uber conquered London

To understand how the $60bn company is taking over the world, you need to stop thinking about cars<p>Every week in London, 30,000 people download Uber to their phones and order a car for the first time. The technology company, which is worth $60bn, calls this moment “conversion”. Uber has deployed its …

Transportation

This Graffiti Artist Built A Tropical Oasis In The Middle Of Skid Row

To most Americans, homeless people can seem… invisible. That sentence might be tough to swallow, but it’s painfully true. They live in a world we’d rather not know about. One we willfully ignore. One we wish didn’t exist.<p>Enter Skid Robot. The L.A.-based graffiti artist is trying to make a …

11 TED Talks to watch when you're feeling totally burned out

If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out.<p>Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.<p>But with the help of TED's expansive online library of presentations, you can quickly learn what …

TED Talks

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

A Catholic Priest Snorted Cocaine Surrounded by Nazi Memorabilia While on Camera

The 37-year old priest said that he collects "historical stuff" and doesn't have a drug problem: "It was just the one night and that was it."<p>In a story that hits nearly all of the British tabloid sweet spots, a Catholic priest in Northern Ireland was caught on camera snorting coke surrounded by …

Northern Ireland

Writing Your Own Stories

Last week I talked about the power of others’ personal stories. The right words can help us to feel less afraid and less alone. They can help us to …

Why Shoot Street Photography?

SF, 2015 #ricohgrDear friend,I’ve written a lot of articles on <i>how</i> to shoot street photography— but I realized I have written very little on <i>why</i> shoot …

Street Photography

10 Things Most Successful People Do Before Going To Sleep

Most of us either watch TV, listen to music, read a book, talk on phone or play games before going to sleep. But have you ever wondered what most …

How to Become a Highly Paid Freelancer While Keeping Your Full-Time Job | Inc.com

Want to dip your toes in the entrepreneurial waters by freelancing while keeping your full-time job? You're not alone--countless other people do too.<p>But how?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers. (His …

Employment

Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. At NASA/JPL we strive to be bold in advancing the edge of possibility so that someday, with the help of …

Posters

A Photojournalist Walks Away From His Profession

<i>Editor's note: This video contains images that may be disturbing to some viewers.</i><p>Eros Hoagland has a long history with conflict—his father was a conflict photographer who was killed in El Salvador in 1984 while shooting for Newsweek. In Mexico, Hoagland documented societal violence and corruption. …

The 4 top rebranding trends of 2015

Rebranding is the process of taking an established product and giving it a new look and feel as a means of differentiating it from its rivals while …

Graphic Design

Brand Essentials: 5 Easy Steps For Building A Great Visual Brand

We started looking into the branding of your startup, we build our brand story, and we gave our company a name. In this post, we will be looking into …

5 Ways Successful Brands Win With Millennials On Social Media

It’s no secret brands are looking for a piece of the action, and a chunk of the wallet, when it comes to engaging with millennials. And that’s a large wallet – millennials have close to $200 billion in purchasing power each year. For this fact and many others, the cohort also known as Generation Y …

Public Relations

Great Typographic Designs by Chaz Russo

Today we’re taking a closer look at the typographic work of Chaz Russo – A designer from Orlando, Florida, specializing in typography, lettering, …

Typography

UI Animation. Microinteraction for Macroresult.

Microinteraction is one of the key things to care about in UI/UX design. They are, perhaps, the best proof that attention to small details is able to …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple --  through air traffic control and the inertial guidance system, pilots are constantly …

Can Airbnb Unite The World?

After the attacks in Paris, Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky is redoubling his efforts to expand his business—and close the cultural gaps between us.<p><b>They’d come from 110 countries,</b> including Cuba, New Zealand, Kenya, and even Greenland. They’d spent $295 for three days of talks, parties, and sightseeing as …

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