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This Is the Burlesque 'Star Wars' Parody You're Looking For

The iconic sci-fi characters get sexy.<p>A parody of a scantily-clad C-3PO, Storm Trooper, Darth Vader and more make the lineup of the LA-based Devil's Playground Burlesque's groundbreaking tribute to the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise. Staging performances since 2010, the first-ever "cosplay burlesque and …

Buying These Organic Foods Is A Waste Of Money

<i>By: Kara King</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>People choose to eat organically for many reasons -- it's better for the planet, it's supposedly healthier -- but often these folks are misguided. Although it's true that USDA organic products must be free from synthetic ingredients and grown on farms that strive to …

20 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matters for Your Career)

Emotional Intelligence

The dangers of our protein diet obsession

We’re hooked on chicken, Greek yogourt, hummus. But is our addiction to protein actually making us sick?<p>Garth Davis, a weight-loss surgeon who runs a …

Scientists are working on an “exercise pill” so you never have to work out again

Imagine if, instead of sweating on the treadmill and forcing yourself through repetitive sit-ups, you could have the benefits of exercise without any of the effort. That scenario isn’t a ridiculous fantasy but a serious scientific goal, and researchers have recently published a major breakthrough: …

Atoms

20 successful entrepreneurs share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.<p>Here's what they …

Changes to make in your 30s

Many people spend their 20s getting some unhealthy behaviors out of their system — like sleeping until 2 p.m. on Saturdays and spending all their disposable cash on new kicks.<p>But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the …

13 Fitness Moves That Give Victoria's Secret Model Izabel Goulart Her Insane Body

The girl works for those abs.<p>Model Izabel Goulart, 30, has a body so sick that at first glance she appears possibly not to be human — maybe she's from Mars? But scroll through her Instagram and you'll very quickly see that the 5-foot-10 Brazilian stunner clocks in a lot of time at the gym to sculpt …

Exercise

When the Competition Is Trying to Poach Your Top Employee

If you’ve got smart, talented people on your team, chances are they’ll get calls from recruiters. How should you respond when a competitor is wooing one of your employees? How do you know if your team member is really considering the offer or bluffing? Should you make a counteroffer? And what can …

Human Resources

Ads are annoying. So what does the ad industry do about it?

Ad-industry execs are well aware that ad blocking is bad for business. But they also know that consumers have whole-heartedly welcomed software that …

Gene-edited 'micropigs' to be sold as pets at Chinese institute

The pigs are endearing but scientists warn that they may be a distraction from more serious research.<p>Cutting-edge gene-editing techniques have …

For 30 years I’ve seen startups make these same 5 mistakes. Here’s how to fix them.

by David Ansley<p>One of the young executives I mentor recently asked me whether there were any glaring mistakes he should avoid when launching his …

Customers

Millennial entrepreneurs may be delusional, new study finds

With little or no regard for business planning and inflated growth ambitions, the under-35s display a worrying lack of common sense<p>Young entrepreneurs may be twice as ambitious as their older counterparts about the growth potential of their businesses, and four times as likely to hire staff, but …

Why beef is the new SUV

<b>Lexington, Texas (CNN) —</b> This is the story of a giant pile of beef.<p>Well, 1.27 pounds (0.58 kilos) of brisket, to be exact.<p>But before I get into the business of explaining where this meat came from, and why eating this stuff has a massive, unexpected effect on climate change, I feel the need to …

Agriculture

Physicist David Bohm and Philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti on Love, Intelligence, and How to Transcend the Wall of Being

“One cannot accumulate love.”<p>“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from,” Carl Sagan wrote in his meditation on science and spirituality, “we will have failed.”<p>Between April and September of 1980, as Sagan’s <i>Cosmos</i> was making its debut and …

12 Life Lessons To Teach Your Kids That Might Make Them Billionaires Someday

Even the best MBA programs teach you how to go to work for that guy rather than be that guy.<p><i>What are good ways to prepare my kids to become billionaires? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Charles Tips, venture entrepreneur, on Quora:</b><p>I once had a venture …

High School

The Worst Salad Toppings (And What To Choose Instead)

<b>These options seem innocent but they're actually undermining your healthy meal.</b> <i>By Perri O. Blumberg</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photo: Romulo A Yanes)</i><p>Why did the salad cross the road? To slather itself in the creamy dressings. And pack on the honey-glazed nuts. And, oh yeah, bask in the crunch of croutons.<p>Eating a …

20 Healthy Foods That Give You Every Nutrient You Need

You may be able to ease up on vitamins and supplements if you add these nutrient-dense foods to your grocery shopping cart<p>Imagine this: It's 5 p.m. …

50+ Small Bathroom Ideas That You Can Use To Maximize The Available Storage Space – Page 2 of 2

Bianca CuteDIYprojects Blogger<p>If you have a small bathroom, then you certainly know just how difficult it is to make the best of it – difficult, but …

Storage Ideas

Robots Taking 35% Of UK Jobs: 8 Roles Artificial Intelligence May Replace

More than a third of jobs in the UK are likely to be automated in the future, according to an Oxford University Deloitte study published this …

Artificial Intelligence

How to invest when you're young and broke

<i>I never learned about "mutual funds" or "index funds" or "money market accounts"—it all seemed as relevant to my broke-ass existence as theology is to a goat. But these days I wonder if I missed out on a chance to turn a bad job into the equivalent of night business school. I've become increasingly</i> …

This Is How Millionaires View Money — and Why It’s Successful

Doesn’t it seem like the rich keep getting richer while the middle class is stuck in the same old spot?<p>Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, …

Self-improvement

What Your Drink Order Says About You (According To A Bartender)

<i>By Tiffany McHugh</i><p>A good first date first impression is almost as essential as a strong first-date-cocktail. Maybe you're tired of being the bad boy, and you really want to wow this girl with some newfound, genuine charm. Or, maybe you're sick of being given the girl-next-door treatment, and you're …

5 signs you're overworked — and what to do about it

The more dedicated you are, the more solid your standing with your boss and employer.<p>Add to the mix never-ending, pervasive technology and a gadget-centric world that cannot disconnect, and you have the makings for a very un-relaxed society.<p>Did you stay home this summer? In a recent Allianz survey, …

Make Yourself Immune to Secondhand Stress

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Over the past decade, we have learned how our brains are hardwired for emotional contagion. Emotions spread via a wireless network of mirror neurons, which are tiny parts of the brain that allow us to empathize with others and understand what they’re feeling. When you see someone yawn, …

Emotional Intelligence

The fabulous forties – the perfect age to start a business

With experience, networks and (hopefully) capital accrued, there’s a reason the average first-time entrepreneur is a fortysomething<p>• Read more in our entrepreneurs through the decades series<p>There is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question “When is the best time of your life to start a …

Entrepreneurship

Are Statins Bad For Me? Personalized Medicine Can't Yet Say

About 25 to 30 percent of people prescribed statins dump them within a year. I flunked Lipitor after a few wretched months.<p>Statins are prescribed to lower cholesterol in people who show risk factors for cardiovascular disease or diabetes, or who already have them. Side effects can include muscle …

Stephen Hawking hasn’t solved the black hole paradox just yet

<b>(Reuters/Kimberly White)</b><p>The physics world is abuzz with the cosmologist’s latest discovery. It may have gotten a little carried away<p>Clara Moskowitz<p>August 28, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>The physics world is abuzz this week with news that Stephen …

Physics

Look carefully at English you will see Sanskrit hidden everywhere: Jeffrey Armstrong

<b>By Nithin Sridhar</b><p>“<b>World Sanskrit Day</b>” is celebrated every year on the full moon day in the month of <i>Sravana</i>. This year the full moon has fallen on …