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Tim Ferriss Will Teach You How To Quickly Master Any Skill. Tim Ferriss is a human guinea pig: in his researching the 4-Hour Workweek, Body, and Chef, the author has thrown himself into deadlifts and omelets and French--and from all that experimentation, a meta-sequence of contrarian best practices emerged.

Tim Ferriss Will Teach You How To Quickly Master Any Skill

During a talk at the Next Web Conference in Amsterdam, Ferriss unpacked--or is it deconstructed? --the madness to his methodology. To begin, dissemble all parts. The first stage of skill acquisition, behavior change, or however you want to call improving yourself is deconstruction, the art of breaking a complex practice into small tasks.

Man-Tracking 101: How To Find And Follow Tracks For Search And Rescue. One common method of tracking is done with a three-person team, consisting of a Point person and two Flankers.

Man-Tracking 101: How To Find And Follow Tracks For Search And Rescue

(The team leader can be any of the three.) How to start your career as film crew. You’ve made it to your first film set as an unpaid intern, congratulations!

How to start your career as film crew

Your main reasons for being here are to prove that you can work dilligently and that you’re willing to learn. If you’re in a technical department the “willingness to learn” part becomes doubly important. Here are a couple of common sense bits of advice for those who are just starting out: Work hard. As a matter of fact, work HARDER than everyone else. Stay busy. TransProse turns literature into music. A great novel has an ambience unto itself -- but what if you could translate that ambience into a different medium?

TransProse turns literature into music

Music, for example? That's the idea behind TransProse, a project that examines works of literature and transposes them into music. It's the work of New York-based programmer, artist and musician Hannah Davis, and Saif Mohammed, a research officer at the National Research Council Canada (NRC) whose interest lies in natural language processing. The project doesn't translate the works directly into music. Instead, it determines the mood of the piece. "Often different emotions are expressed through different words," Mohammed explained in his research paper on compiling the lexicon. When a novel is fed into TransProse, the program reads the text, searching for these words.

The tone and density of emotional words in a text is then used to determine how the musical piece is strung together: tempo, key, notes, octaves and so forth. A Pacifist’s Prayer on Memorial Day. Spurious Correlations. Carol Burnett - Bust Ups, Bloopers & Blunders Pt.1. 399 keep your brain young. Melt Them Down! Recycling Old Crayons. Gather up your old crayons - short ones, long ones, fat ones, skinny ones.

Melt Them Down! Recycling Old Crayons

It doesn't matter what shape or color they are because we are just going to melt them down. They can be Crayola or Rose Art or even the crayons that you get at a restaurant. You will need a handful to make a new crayon, if you look at this picture, you can see about how many it will take to make a new chunky crayon. These crayons have already been peeled, but if yours have wrappers then you will need to remove all of the paper before you can get started. 20 Signs You Grew Up a Church Kid. *This post contains affiliate links.

20 Signs You Grew Up a Church Kid

Clicking on the link and making an Amazon purchase helps support my family. Thanks in advance! I grew up a church kid. I went to Sunday School every week, memorized my Bible verses, was youth group president, went on mission trips – the whole nine yards. 30-Something Everyday Tasks You Might Be Doing 'Wrong' My breakfast this morning — blown, not peeled.

30-Something Everyday Tasks You Might Be Doing 'Wrong'

Matt Thompson hide caption itoggle caption Matt Thompson My breakfast this morning — blown, not peeled. I Love Coffee - - A blog for coffee lovers. Dailygood by Goodsearch. 10 architects were told to create their fantasy home. This is what happened. 2013: The year in pictures. Top 10 Lists - Listverse. 37 Amazing Bathroom Designs That Fused with Nature. So you like to relax in the bath?

37 Amazing Bathroom Designs That Fused with Nature

Then this tropical nature inspired bathroom uses blue lighting to set the mood and fauna to make you feel like your bathing in a rainforest. Natural greenery promotes a sense of wellbeing, and there are several ways in which you can play on the look. So, if you have a beautiful garden on the other side of your bathroom wall, then why not install a run of floor to ceiling glazing to allow you to enjoy the view right from your bathroom. Discover the Best of the Web. Favourite Cat Quotes through Time. Man has always been intrigued and fascinated with the cat so it's not surprising that there are so many cat-related quotes throughout time.

Favourite Cat Quotes through Time

This is a selection of some of my favourite quotes that I have collected over the years that I know all feline lovers will enjoy. This page will be updated with new quotes from time to time so please feel free to come back again soon! "In the beginning, God created man, but seeing him so feeble, He gave him the cat.

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of chi..... - Ralph Waldo Emerson. This Looked Like The Grossest Christmas Present Ever. It Turned Out Beautiful.