After one of our previous issues, dedicated to fashion in movies here comes a list of documentaries looking under the lid of the fashion industry from the first hand. All highly rated documentaries from the areas the average person doesn't at look every day.
One gets a little wary when one hears the words ‘figuratively speaking’. The dictionary says, a metaphor “is a figure of speech in which a word or a phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable”. Well, given the latitude of ‘not literally applicable’ some of the figuratively speaking words can be a bit of a stretch.
Backaches have become a part of growing with our modern lifestyle. I wonder if doctors give it a serious look any longer. And its not only the hurting back that bothers us, the list of health issues could go on - digesting problems, headaches, anxiety...The good news is that many of the health issues can be addressed and dealt with using fairly simple methods. The obvious one is exercise of course and yoga in particular. Yoga is a complex system combining physical exercise with spirituality and has a lot to offer. It is often suitable even for those with limited mobility. While the whole philosophy of yoga is fairly vast, let me introduce you to two uncomplicated sets which, if done regularly, will surprise you with the outcome: Surya namaskar (Sun Salutation) and Chandra namaskar (Moon Salutation).
Gold mines, even today, we associate them with something very exciting. After all, not for nothing there were gold fevers, which surely didn´t result in much of a clear thinking. If you have an opportunity to visit one of the modern operating mines, you may want to put on hold, the visions of actually seeing glittering gold. What’s most striking is the unbelievable scale of everything that comes in use when mining for gold. Machines as large as few storeys high buildings that from a distance look like miniature toys for children, given the enormity of what you see around the machines. Welcome to some of the impressive gold mines around the world.
The Internet and social media – the coolest technologies of the last few decades – do have their dark sides, too. Be it cyberbullying, hacking, or the scammers behind social media profiles, the media put a mirror before today’s society and its weaknesses. This weekend’s movie tips address the topic of the traps that await us on the unexplored plains of the Wild Internet.