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10 facts about black holes

One contender for the smallest thing in the universe is the singularity at the center of a black hole. (Shown here, an artist's drawing of a black hole pulling gas away from a companion star.)NASA E/PO, Sonoma State University, Aurore Simonnet<p>Black holes are the only objects in the universe that …

7 Foods That Can Help Soothe a Headache

Reach for one of these healthy ingredients the next time your head is pounding.<p>The side you love with dinner could help soothe your aching head, …

These New Earbuds Can Translate Languages For You in Real-Time

The Babel fish is real!<p>As anybody who's ever tried to get by in a foreign country without much grasp of the local language can tell you, oversized …

Cognitive Science Explains Why We Keep Repeating Mistakes Mistakes

Okay, this is getting <b>confusing</b>. First we didn't want to <b>make mistakes</b>. Then we realized <b>mistakes are great teachers</b> since they provide us lessons we …

Self-improvement

50 Back To School Lunch Box Ideas And Recipes - Genius Kitchen

recipe<p>"Really easy and tasty. I added mushrooms and onions to mine."<p>-Dienia B.<p>recipe<p>"I made these to freeze and pack in the kids' lunches — they're …

Healthy Eating

Rajasthan doctor gets notice for advising patients to follow Islam

In what can be called a bizarre blend of medical science and religious faith, a senior doctor at one Mukta Prasad dispensary in Bikaner advises her …

India

21 Recipes for Mouthwatering Memorial Day Burgers

Memorial Day is fast approaching, and, obviously, that means grilling burgers. Believe us, we'll throw just about <i>anything</i> that's edible over the flames, but the joy of biting into the rosy, juicy insides of a well-charred hunk of beef jammed between bread has established the burger in its deserved …

The 26 best Harry Potter quotes from JK Rowling's books

Books

Science Explains Why the Giraffe Has Such a Long Neck

A difference of as few as 70 genes led giraffes to distinguish themselves from their closest relative by their long necks, according to new …

Your Surroundings Are More Important to Success Than You Think

Your environment--including the people you surround yourself with--is the clearest indicator of who you are and who you're becoming.<p>If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you there.<p>Whether you want to get healthier, stop using social media so much, improve your …

The Body-Positive Crime Novel Every Woman Must Read

This post goes out to the gross dude at Starbucks today who was pretending to read the alt weekly in front of him but who was actually eye-diddling …

15 Essential Books That Will Help You Be More Successful

Do want you to be more successful in both your personal and professional lives?<p>Most of us would obviously answer yes to that question. But merely …

Self-improvement

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

21 Food Gifs That Will Make You Have An Eyegasm

Can you handle it?

GIF Animations

10 fresh ways to trick yourself into breaking bad habits — and building better ones

My intention is to spend five minutes catching up on people's life achievements and pretty vacation photos — and then suddenly, it's an hour later.<p>Afterwards, I feel kind of <i>blech</i>. Like I just wasted a chunk of precious non-working time that I could instead have used to call a friend, or take a …

Will Earth survive when the sun becomes a red giant?

Now this is where things become a bit of a "good news/bad news" situation. The bad news, according to Schroder and Smith, is that the Earth will NOT …

Quick and Easy Recipes For Beginners

Adios, Seamless!<p>Not the next Gordon Ramsay? Have no fear. Rather than resort to takeout, why not save money and put your kitchen to use by whipping up an epic home-cooked meal? From quick dinners to potluck dishes to mouth-watering desserts, we’ve got you covered. Check out this mega list of …

Cooking

3 food myths to stop believing right now

With healthy eating advice changing so often, many people are left wondering what foods are really best for their bodies. Check out these most recent food myth-busters to learn why you need to read beyond the headlines when it comes to making smart food choices.<p><b>Red meat is bad for your heart. Truth</b> …

Is It Possible To Lose Weight Without Exercise?

Is it possible to lose weight without exercising?<p>The answer is “Yes, You can”.<p>There are lots of ways to lose weight without exercise like Weight Loss …

To boost your creativity, procrastinate

Procrastination, it turns out, may not be such a bad thing after all.<p>The most effective way to tackle a new creative assignment is to put it off for a while, according to psychologist Maria Konnikova.<p>“You’re actually doing the smartest and most productive thing in the world if you waste time,” she …

Creativity

10 Things Highly Successful People Do Before Going to Sleep | Inc.com

Before they close out the chapter on the day, successful people typically have a routine they follow. They have a set of actions that inspires, refreshes, and renews their passion for their business plans and personal life goals. Before you go to bed, try these 10 things so you can wake up ready to …

Success

5 reasons you're not losing weight

Summer is around the corner, and some of us still want to lose those last few pounds of “winter weight.” Despite calorie restricted dieting and increased physical activity, the pounds don’t always come off easily. Instead of giving up in despair, consider the following reasons why you may not be …

7 Common Mistakes To Avoid If You Want To Achieve Your Goals And Dreams In Life.

No matter what goals, dreams or personal changes you want to achieve in your life, the reality for you and everyone else, is that it requires …

8 Warning Signs You're Defeated Before You Start Working on Your Goals

Raise your hand if you've failed to follow through with one of your goals?<p>One day you're feeling inspired. Maybe you watched a motivational TED talk or read a blog post that set your heart on fire. You've been wanting to make a change in your life and today's the day you finally decide do it.<p>On day …

Motivation

4 TED Talks To Become A True Leader

There’s no set formula for what makes an effective leader. Some people make it to the top and others don’t, but contrary to popular belief, it’s not all a game of wealth. The following TED Talks, given by thought leaders in their respective fields, explore various factors that contribute to the …

Public Speaking

Flesh-Eating African Lizards Invade Florida

<b>Alien species</b> winding up where they don’t belong is getting to be a worryingly ho-hum occurrence, from Asian kudzu creeping its way across the …

5 Budgeting Tips and Habits for the Broke AF Millennial

Keeping a sound budget is advisable for anyone, but is particularly important for students and those that have recently graduated; with soaring …