Adrienne Salmon

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Cigarettes, plastic surgery and Islam: daily life for women in Iran – in pictures

Whether they’re getting Botox, having a fag break or sneaking an illegal peek at a disrobed woman, Newsha Tavakolian’s photographs show middle-class Iranian women negotiating the space between Islamic ideology and self-expression<p>• Tavakolian’s work is in the Carmignac photojournalism award …

Photojournalism

My bookshelf: Cheryl Strayed's top reads

I didn’t grow up in a house full of books, but my mom read to me and sparked my love for stories. We were poor, and I grew up 20 miles outside of a town that didn’t even have a library, so I was always longing for all the books I wanted and didn’t have.<p>The first books my mother read to me – when I …

How to Gain Clarity in Your Life

Henry David Thoreau famously wrote that most people (‘the mass of men’) live lives of quiet desperation. Most of us probably wouldn’t describe our …

New Neuroscience Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.Actually, don’t trust …

Neuroscience backs up the Buddhist belief that “the self” isn’t constant, but ever-changing

While you may not remember life as a toddler, you most likely believe that your selfhood then—your essential being—was intrinsically the same as it is today.<p>Buddhists, though, suggest that this is just an illusion—a philosophy that’s increasingly supported by scientific research.<p>“Buddhists argue …

Consciousness

These Are the Cheapest Cities to Visit

New York is–surprise, surprise–the second most expensive city.<p>If you’re thinking about going on vacation, your best bet might be to go east.<p>In a new …

Top 10

These tweaks to your morning routine will make your entire day more productive

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. …

Time Management