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Force Majeure, an Excellent Movie About Modern Manhood, Is Now on Netflix

The 2014 Swedish drama raises some tricky, captivating questions about being a man today.<p><i>Force Majeure</i> starts with an avalanche. But not the hacky, metaphorical kind that shows up in most movies about about a family dealing with a trauma—an actual avalanche. In the middle of a ski trip, the …

27 Totally Underrated Rom-Coms You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Movie marathon, anyone?

7 Life Skills Every Adult Should Know (and 13 Books That Teach Them) | Inc.com

Take it from a former Stanford dean who's dealt with more than her fair share of bright-but-bumbling 20-somethings: Just reaching a particular birthday does not make you an adult.<p>"I was seeing more and more [students] who seemed less and less capable of doing the stuff of life. They were incredibly …

Books

Queen Elizabeth II Marks 65 Years on Britain's Throne

LONDON — Princess Elizabeth was never meant to become queen, let alone the longest-serving monarch in the storied history of British royalty.<p>Her father, in fact, was never meant to become king.<p>But on Monday, after nearly a lifetime of service to country and crown, Elizabeth II will commemorate her …

11 Signs Someone Is Lying To You

Are you bad at spotting a lie?<p>New research by Dr. Leanne ten Brinke, a forensic psychologist at the Haas School of Business at the University of …

Toronto professor Jordan Peterson takes on gender-neutral pronouns

<b>A Canadian university professor ignited controversy by refusing to use gender-neutral pronouns. Is he a villain or a victim?</b><p>University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson had enough of what he saw as a campus culture where "social justice warrior, left-wing radical political activists" …

New research suggests why Van Gogh really chopped off his own ear

It has often been interpreted as a sign of his tortured genius, evidence of his mental illness or the final result of a heated row with fellow artist Paul Gauguin.<p>But the dramatic decision of Vincent van Gogh to chop off his own ear may in fact have a more simple explanation, a historian has found: …

Art

How To Answer 'What's The Lowest Salary You Would Accept?'

Dear Liz,<p>Twice this month I’ve talked with two recruiters who asked me the same question: “What’s the lowest salary you would accept?”<p>I didn’t like the question, because I don’t know why a reputable company would be interested in paying people as little as they possibly could, but I answered the …

Employment

Best Diet Plan For Men: Build Muscle And Get Ripped

<b>Want to construct one of the most specified, sculpted muscular tissues you’ve ever had? If so, you need a strategy. This resource will certainly</b> …

How to Study for Knowledge When the World Wants You to Study for Money

Some tips from an academic on how to pursue knowledge when your university wants you to chase a job.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Happy frosh week and welcome to academia! It's an intimidating time to start. University doesn't mean the same thing as it used to since the coalition …

Lochte's lies: How science explains fibbers

Nearly a week after Ryan Lochte and three other U.S. swimmers claimed to have been robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, it seems the men are admitting their story seriously bent the truth.<p>"I want to apologize for my behavior last weekend — for not being more careful and candid in how I …

These Are the Best (and Worst) Ages to Get Married

New findings confirm one part of the conventional wisdom, but upend the other.<p>Are you thinking about getting married? How can you know if your …

What’s the Difference Between Coding and Computational Thinking?

column | Technology in School<p>What’s the Difference Between Coding and Computational Thinking?<p>By Sheena Vaidyanathan (Columnist)     Aug 6, 2016<p>Sheena …

Computer Science

Pope Francis Reveals Why He Doesn't Discuss 'Islamic Violence'

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — Pope Francis said he doesn't like singling out violence carried out by Muslims because people of all religions are guilty of deadly crimes.<p>He told reporters the situation was like "a mixed fruit salad" and that there were "violent people in all religions."<p>"I do not like to …

Leonardo da Vinci's lessons in design genius

Driverless cars, humanoid robots and a primitive computer: are these the most surprising things Leonardo da Vinci ever invented? An exhibition at London’s Science Museum explores his genius.<p>Famed as a conspirator in The da Vinci Code and as the master painter behind the “Mona Lisa Smile”, Leonardo …

This new brain-scanning technique is literally mind expanding

Sometimes it’s hard to tell the difference between science and technology ó almost all the time when it has to do with the brain. But this research from MIT that allows for vastly improved scans of the networks inside the brain is too cool to pass up, whether it’s tech, science, or somewhere in …

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

Another Breakthrough Has Been Made With 3D Printed Tiny Cameras

Another breakthrough has been made in the world of 3D printing as new tiny cameras have now been developed using this technology that is small enough …

Augmented Reality - Everything you need to know

Augmented reality is not a new technology, but widespread consumer use has not been seen, at least not until Pokemon GO. As the Pokemon phenomena has demonstrated, AR has a lot of potential. Besides gaming, Google’s Tango and Microsoft’s HoloLens are other technologies at the forefront of AR. So …

Atheism Advocate: Religion Is Harming Society And Lives

<i>Atheist US Presidential candidate Zoltan Istvan delivering a secular-inspired Transhumanist Bill of Rights to the US Capitol -- Photo by Roen Horn</i><p>All around the world, religious terror is striking and threatening us. Whether in France, Turkey, London, or the USA, the threat is now constant. We can …

Which Is Worse for the Planet: Beef or Cars?

By Jordyn Cormier<p>Cars are often used as the golden standard of environmental destruction. We know that our driving is hurtful to the environment. …

Why These High School Valedictorians Came Out as Undocumented at Graduation

We caught up with Larissa Martinez and Mayte Lara, the valedictorians who used their high school graduations to announce their status as undocumented immigrants.<p>Two teen girls took the stage at their Texas high school graduations this month, long, dark hair spilling out below their graduation caps. …

Bill Gates and 20 Million More Smart Folks Use This Learning Platform--Should You?

Some 20 million people turn to it for 10,000 free, self-paced courses from companies such as Pixar.<p>Ever felt held back because you didn't have the chance to learn at your own pace? Welcome to my high school algebra class. It was years before I had the mental discipline, or maybe the patience, to …

As a British Muslim, I'm terrified that Theresa May - winner of 2015's Islamophobe of the Year - is my new Prime Minister

Today, we will see the UK’s first female Prime Minister in the 26 years since Margaret Thatcher. Perhaps this is why she was referred to, in one …

Augmented Reality Technology Brings Learning to Life

When middle school students describe something they did in school as "cool," "exciting," and "fun," educators who are more accustomed to hearing "Why …

Jennifer Aniston: ‘For The Record, I Am Not Pregnant. What I Am Is Fed Up’

Jennifer Aniston pens honest post about endless tabloid speculation<p>Jennifer Aniston has been in the public eye for two decades, and for a giant …

Jennifer Aniston

How to become an expert in reading other people

We'd all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

Flipboard’s Mike McCue on the last startup he’ll ever do

Inside a renovated building in Palo Alto, Calif. is a wall adorned with photographs from some of the major figures and breakthroughs of history. From David Bowie to the death-defying leap by Felix Baumgartner to the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality, this installation is designed to …

How HIV spread across the West

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the 1980s, HIV took the world by surprise.<p>The infection feigned a role as new and unknown but had established itself as a pandemic in other parts of the world, without anyone realizing.<p>Though the roots of the virus were soon discovered to lie in Africa, where a range of subtypes exist, …