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8 surprisingly easy things you can do today to be happier

As you hustle your hardest at work, you may sometimes forget to stop and ask yourself: "Am I happy?" Doing so is not only good for your physical and …

Happiness

Doing These 9 Uncomfortable Things Will Pay Off Forever

<i>This story originally appeared on Businessinsider.com.</i><p>What makes someone uncomfortable depends on the person, but what's universally true is the …

Communication Skills

Why a '5 to 9' Schedule Will Make You More Successful Than the '9 to 5' | Inc.com

Before you read on, let's be clear: This article is not another Tim Ferriss wannabe regurgitation about time management or some cheesy cliche about the "early bird catches the worm."<p>I'm not talking about filling your calendar to the brim to make yourself look busier than you really are, but rather, …

Time I

How to teach engineering to a 5-year-old

Here’s a neat (and short) lesson from Washington state’s latest Teacher of the Year, Camille Jones. Camille teaches science and engineering to …

Vegetarianism May Be Linked To Depression, Study Suggests

There’s little debate about the fact that a plant-based diet is the healthiest around, both in terms of physical health and brain health. But a new study suggests that a vegetarian diet may, counterintuitively, be linked to depression. Though there are some limitations to the new research (namely, …

Mental Health

DNA Analysis Sheds Light on the Mysterious Origins of the Ancient Greeks

During the Bronze Age, two important civilizations emerged in Greece: the Minoans and, later, the Mycenaeans. These ancient peoples were among the …

15 stunning photos of the world at night

All eyes will be on the sun this summer with the first solar eclipse visible from the US in 38 years occurring on August 21. The real show, though, happens every night when the sun goes down.<p>The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest recognizes the best photos of the night sky and the …

Astronomy

A whirlwind timelapse tour of Europe

Stan Chang just released the second in his Magical Europe series. Warning: you may want to travel Europe after watching.<p>The lovely project was a …

Time-lapse Photography

White House accused of homophobia after Luxembourg PM’s husband omitted from photo caption

The White House has come under fire for a sexist Facebook post which named every spouse of the world leaders, except the First Gentleman of Luxembourg.<p>Gauthier Destenay, husband of Luxembourg’s prime minister Xavier Bettel was the only partner not to be named in the photo of the spouses, taken at …

Donald Trump

How to shoot urban landscapes during the ‘blue hour’

<b>Award-winning photographer Matt Parry offers tips for getting the best from cityscapes and how to make the most of 'blue hour' light</b><p>Millions of …

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits | Inc.com

Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in deep-seated insecurities. Authentic confidence has nothing to do with …

Self-help

5 Dead Simple Ways to Improve Your Landscape Photography

If you're like me, you're always looking for ways to give your landscape photos a bit of a boost.Whether that's a unique perspective on photographing …

Landscape Photography

How Elon Musk learns faster and better than everyone else

How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, transportation, and aerospace)?<p>To explain Musk’s success, others have pointed to his heroic work ethic (he regularly works 85-hour weeks), his ability to set …

Artificial Intelligence

Whose is bigger? How all the Mars-bound rockets stack up

A power trip to the red planet.<p>Like everything else in the 1960s, NASA’s <i>Saturn V</i> rocket set a mark for extreme. At 363 feet tall, with 7.5 million pounds of liftoff thrust, it lifted six moon-bound missions into space. Retired in 1973, it remains the tallest, heaviest, and most powerful rocket our …

Space Travel

Top 10 Castles of Europe

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to live in a real-life fairytale? Ponder no more.<p>At least once in our lives we’ve twirled in a glittery dress and tiara, or tussled with fire-breathing dragons from a crenulated tower. Indoctrinated by bedtime stories of our youth, we’d close our eyes and …

The One Thing You Must Do In Each Country, According To Tourists

If you could only do one thing in each country you visited, what would it be?<p>U.K. travel site Vouchercloud compiled a map that shows the top-rated “Thing to Do” on TripAdvisor in nations around the world. And while some picks seem on-point, others may sound inaccurate to seasoned travelers.<p>Take …

Harry Potter

How Can These Cops Run Up a Wall on a Pole? Physics!

This video of Vietnamese police—I think they're Vietnamese police—climbing a wall with a pole left me thinking, "What the heck?" I don't doubt that …

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

How Exercise Improves Your Memory

How often have you struggled to remember material before a test? Maybe you just needed to go for a run! Could exercise improve your memory?<p>Good news …

The coolest, geekiest backpacks

Camping

3tags.org

Download Awesome Nature Wallpapers in Full HD

These days all the Operating Systems come with some preloaded nature wallpapers, whether it’s Mac, Windows or Mobile Operating System. Nothing can …

I Explored Norway And Challenged My Creativity In A Two Week Adventure

I am a Latvian photographer with a great love for mountains and adventure. So it was no wonder that for my next destination I choose Norway – the …

European Travel

A Behind-the-Scenes Timelapse Captures the Extraordinary Physical Labor for the New Stop Motion Film ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ | Colossal

<p>This fantastic timelapse gives a stunning behind-the-scenes glimpse of animators working on the set of the new stop-motion film Kubo and the Two …

Animation