Abigail M. Hull

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Ease the Pain of Tight Hips With These 16 Feel-Good Stretches

Ease the pain and discomfort from your insanely tight hips by getting on the floor and doing these stretches. Holding for five breaths (about 30 seconds) is recommended, but go ahead and hold them for longer to deepen the feel-good sensations, and open your tight hips even further.

Yoga

What students know that experts don't: School is all about signaling, not skill-building

Parents, teachers, politicians and researchers tirelessly warn today's youths about the unforgiving job market that awaits them. If they want to succeed in tomorrow's economy, they can't just coast through school. They have to soak up precious knowledge like a sponge. But even as adulthood …

12 Brand-New Books That’ll Help You Smash Your New Year’s Reading Goal

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Carl Hiaasen announces new book giving graduates some tough love

Carl Hiaasen is bringing his caustic humor and clear-eyed observations to a new advice book: <i>Assume the Worst</i>.<p>EW can exclusively report that the …

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2018 and How to Use Them

Now that 2018 is here and in full swing, you might be looking for new social media tools to add to your marketing stack.<p>According to Scott Brinker of …

Social Media

10 Yoga Poses For Neck Pain That'll Release All The Tension You're Holding Onto

We live in a time when it's basically a given that, no matter what you do for a living or how you spend your days, you can likely be found hunched …

53 Gender Identity Terms Every Ally Should Know

We talk a lot about labels in the LGBTQ+ community. Are labels actually important? Or do they confine people to narrow boxes? Should we even be …

I Lived On 51% Of My Income —& Saved $17,000

Two days before my 29th birthday, I shared a thought I’d been sitting on with my girlfriends: What if I didn’t shop for a year?<p>I didn’t come up with …

Beauty Tips, Celebrity Style and Fashion Advice from InStyle

Aug 25, 2018 @ 5:30 pm<p>She discussed female empowerment and the gender wage gap in the U.S.<p>Aug 25, 2018 @ 5:00 pm<p>The very definition of peak …

The 18 Best Fiction Books Of January 2018 Will Help You Start Your Year Will An Amazing Story

You've just said goodbye to 2017 (and not a moment too soon!), and now it's time to say hello to 2018 and <i>how ya doin'?</i> to all the amazing new fiction …

This app is like Shazam for fonts

WhatTheFont is a Shazam for fonts — a designer’s dream.<p>The app is a mobile version of the website previously developed by MyFonts, and recognizes any font you point at with your camera, including a variation of similar fonts to go with it. It also lets you buy the fonts you find directly through …

I Fell In Love With My Straight Best Friend And It Was A Terrible Idea

<b>I met Kellan</b> on the third day of our freshman year of college, at a dining hall table of misfits. (Note: Kellan is not his real name, but it is the name of a gay porn star I like, so we’ll call him that to spare him scrutiny and also to further indulge my fantasies.) By the third day of …

Sex and the City

24 Books That Will Help You Understand America

Buckle up for a literary road trip through the nation’s heartland.<p>HuffPost is hitting the road this fall to interview people about their hopes, dreams, fears ― and what it means to be American today.<p>At a troubled moment in American history, the necessity of listening to each other’s stories has …

This Home Workout Will Prevent Low Back Pain and Open Up Your Hips

You know that moment when life starts to feel like a pain in the back? Well, that moment is probably now, considering 31 million Americans experience …

Automation may take our jobs—but it’ll restore our humanity

For humans to survive the automation revolution, we need to double down on our humanity.<p>The argument goes like this: Artificial intelligence is getting better and better at automating things that humans do. Not just repetitive tasks like assembling parts in a factory, but complex tasks that have …

How art could help encourage kids to study science

"You gotta Crash and Learn."<p>Mixing art and science started very early for Kari Byron. “I remember distinctly sitting there with a Cheerio box and a roll of tape, and trying to recreate a human skull, like a little sculpture,” she says, recalling her earliest memory of tinkering with something in …

The Design Deck teaches graphic design as you play cards

Ben Barrett-Forrest created The Design Deck, a nifty set of playing cards that each have facts about graphic design on them.<p>Each of the 52 faces …

13 Must-Watch Documentaries for Broadway Musical Fans

These essential documentaries capture some of the most fascinating and legendary entertainers, writers, and musicals in Broadway history.<p>Broadway’s …

Free: A Crash Course in Design Thinking from Stanford’s Design School

If you ask a few of today's youngsters what they want to do when they grow up, the word "design" will almost certainly come up more than once. Ask …

This App Is Leading The Revolution in Free Access to Scientific Papers

Boycott the paywall.<p>A perfect storm of technology and the public's demand for knowledge are driving a surge towards open access (OA) science and …

Microsoft Paint saved after outpouring of love – sort of

Microsoft says that it will put 32-year-old program on the Windows Store, but that won’t help office workers pining for some impromptu creative sessions<p>After the tremendous outpouring of love across the internet for arguably the greatest Windows program ever, Microsoft has announced that it will …

Windows Store

Huge Font Bundle from Seniors Studio

94% off: 28 mostly hand-lettered fonts in one big font bundle from Seniors Studio!Indie type design studio Seniors has published this huge collection …

Guns & Butter: Marseille Travel Guide

<i>TPOL’s Guns & Butter Travel Guide is the best way to see as much as you can in as little time as possible. Here’s how it works:</i> <i>A trip is composed of</i> …

Sought-after summer reading: The most popular books at each Edmonton Public Library branch

People in Edmonton’s Abbottsfield neighbourhood are interested in hygge, the amorphous Danish concept of living well.<p>In Clareview, readers want to …

Microsoft is planning to kill off Paint after 32 years

Long-standing basic graphics editing program, used throughout childhoods since the 1980s, has been marked for death<p>Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called the Autumn (or Fall in the US) Creators Update, will bring a variety of new features. But one long-standing stalwart of the Windows …

Windows 10

Microsoft's AI chatbot says Windows is 'spyware'

A chatbot built by the American software giant has gone off-script, insulting Microsoft's Windows and calling the operating system "spyware."<p>Launched in December 2016, Zo is an AI-powered chatbot that mimics a millennial's speech patterns — but alongside the jokes and emojis it has fired off some …

The founder of a fashion brand with over half a million Instagram followers tells us exactly what to post to build a following

Over time, her social media following grew, and her artwork transformed into vintage-inspired fashion designs.<p>"Our page is all about what it's like to be a girl and we make sure that our content reflects the theme," she said.<p>Now, Valfré is distributed in over 250 stores in 28 countries around the …