Ashley Robinson

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Perseid Meteor Shower Promises to Give a Spectacular Show This Weekend

Astronomy lovers are in for a treat this weekend, when the annual Perseid meteor shower creates a spectacular display in the night sky. From August 10 to August 13, the meteor shower will be at its peak and 2018 should be one of the best and brightest displays in years.<p>The Perseids, which received …

Meteor Showers

RIP Crocs 2002-2018

Love them or hate them, Crocs were an iconic design that combined comfort with efficient manufacturing. The foam clog was ubiquitous when it emerged 16 years ago in 2002.<p>Crocs announced today that it would be shuttering all of its manufacturing plants and it's chief financial officer will resign. …

Michelle Obama

Incredible ​Winners​ ​of​ Scuba​ ​Diving​ ​Magazine’s​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest 2018

The winners of the annual Through​ ​Your​ ​Lens<i>​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest</i> have just been announced, revealing extraordinary moments from ocean life. Developed​ ​and​ ​produced​ ​by Scuba Diving Magazine, the competition is now in it’s 14th year, and drew more than 2,100 incredible entries from …

Scuba Diving

This Japanese skincare brand makes some of the best products I've ever used — here are the ones to buy for clear, glowing skin

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's something particularly gentle about practicing a morning or evening skincare routine with multiple steps. The careful massaging of …

Skin Care

Leave These Crayons Found to Contain Asbestos Off Your Back-to-School Shopping List

Parents picking up school supplies for their kids this season may want to go for the more expensive crayon brands this time around. A new study found …

Crayons

Stop Thinking In Tasks And To-Dos. Start Thinking In Outcomes

We all toil under a tyranny of to-dos. Life can feel like an endless succession of tedious tasks we struggle to complete, and we may cross everything off our to-do lists, but it can still feel like we aren’t achieving what we really want. It’s why we click on every productivity hack that pops up in …

Time Management

I Rushed Through All of My Son's Firsts, and Missed So Many of His Lasts

There was a final bottle. One last chance to hold my sweet baby, rub his head, and watch his eyes close as the tiniest drop of milk dribbled down his chin. I missed that moment. I was too caught up hoping and praying he would use a sippy cup the next time because it was easier for me if he satiated …

Why Rihanna Loves Weleda’s $12 Skin Food Moisturizer

To say it's the summer of Rihanna would be an understatement. She kicked off the season by hosting the Met Gala (dressed as the Pope, because obviously), debuted the summer blockbuster <i>Ocean's 8</i>, and has already dropped a few major additions to her beauty line, Fenty Beauty, including a gorgeous …

SPY Guide: How To Clean Your Mattress

<b>* You should be cleaning your mattress every six months</b> <b><br>* Keep these tools and tricks on hand for a deep clean</b> <b><br>* Stay mite and bacteria-free</b><p>Even though …

Cleaning

This New Anti-Aging Moisturizer Works SO Fast It Has A 5-Star Review On Sephora

There are a lot of anti-aging moisturizers out there, especially when you go to big beauty retailers like Sephora. Their aisles are fully-stocked …

Fun and Free Educational Websites for Kids

Your children can learn something new today in a safe online environment. These 20 free educational websites for kids are fun while offering online …

Kids

6 simple, science-backed ways to get rid of belly fat

Belly fat is not just a problem because it can look bad.<p>In fact, having lots of fat in the abdominal area is strongly linked to diseases like type 2 diabetes and heart disease (1).<p>For this reason, losing belly fat has massive benefits for your health and can help you live longer.<p>Belly fat is …

Nutrition

Want to Raise Successful Boys? Science Says Do This (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

Students--and especially boys--need hours of physical activity every day. They don't get enough because their schools won't let them.<p>This is a story about successful kids (especially boys), common sense, and research.<p>Most of us spend hours each day sitting at work. Science says it's killing us, and …

Standardized Testing

Why Daughters of Unloving Mothers Struggle to Find a Partner

<i>Three marriages, three therapists, and I’ve done it again — another bad guy. I am so done with this. It is so depressing.</i><p><i>I think about dating, and</i> …

Psychology

The 10 apps police are warning parents to look out for on their children's phones

Parents are being urged to check their children’s phones in an effort to keep them safe online.<p>One police force has posted a warning to parents …

Apps

Easy Ways to Teach Kids About Emotions in Daily Life

Anthropologists say that Inuits, whose world is full of snow, have at least 50 words for variations of snow. Inuit children learn those words and …

Anger Management

Why I’m Trying To Learn My Husband’s Love Language (Again)

Embed from Getty Images—<br>Any couple who has been married for longer than five minutes will tell you that communication is one of the tricks to having …

Relationships

A psychotherapist shares 7 things you should do every night if you want to be more successful

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows. Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel. This is particularly important at night, as you …

Albert Einstein

The science-backed 7-minute fitness routine is a great way to get in shape

Looking for a way to get the benefits of a trip to the gym at home with no equipment? The Johnson & Johnson Official 7-Minute Workout can help.<p>Admittedly, when I first heard about the app, I assumed it was all hype. I was wrong.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the app gets your heart …

Exercise

Fast Food Workers Reveal What You Should Never Order At Their Restaurants

Grilled chicken is usually a no.<p>There's no denying that, at times, fast food can be pretty gross. But some of it is definitely more gross than the norm. And now, thanks to some fast food workers posting on Reddit, the not-so-nice insider secrets have been revealed. We sifted through several threads …

A bottle of this face serum is sold every minute around the world

Serum is a crucial step in anyone's path to great skin - so if you feel like your pre-bed routine could do with some amping up, invest in a good …

Skin Care

Why Your LinkedIn Profile Could Be Killing Your Professional Chances of Success

Whether you like it or not, your LinkedIn profile has become a regular part of potential clients (or employers) looking you up on online. Here's how to make sure it shines.<p>You may have set your LinkedIn profile up years ago and then promptly forgotten about it.<p>If so, you're putting your personal …

100 Companies Offering Work From Home Jobs in 2018

Work from home jobs have plenty of perks: Better work-life balance, no commute, more flexibility, and distance from, um, annoying coworkers. In fact, …

These Lunch Recipes Taste Delicious and Help Reduce Belly Fat

Sorry if you're tired of hearing that abs are made in the kitchen, but it's true! Eating certain foods that are proven to diminish belly fat can make tackling that belly fat through diet even more effective. Choose foods such as eggs, lean protein (especially fish like salmon), tofu, whole grains, …

I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of money. Tips abound on how you can …

Scientific study says reducing portion size and calories has nothing to do with weight loss

It all comes down to something much more important, apparently.<p>The basic equation for weight loss that we've all long understood goes a little something like this: eating less food + exercise = lose weight.<p>And while the exercise part still stands, a new study published in the Journal of the …

8 Dermatologists Agree—This $10 Product Is the "Gold Standard" in Anti-Aging

The sheer size of drugstore skincare sections is enough to overwhelm any casual shopper—and the anti-aging offerings are even more complicated. Which …

Depression stems from this, not the brain

Ever come across people who seem to have everything going well for them yet depression finds a way to be a hindrance in their life? And, you may have …

Depression

The 1 Shampoo That Has Literally Ruined Me For All Others

I don't believe in a monogamous relationship between a woman and her shampoo. In fact, I'd classify myself as a serial shampoo dater. (And as a side note, if you don't have a half-full conditioner bottle to every empty shampoo bottle, then who even are you?!) But this is what they've always said, …

Hair Care

7 Old Wives Tales About Soulmates That Are Actually True

Old wives tales can range from fun and silly to downright ridiculous. Some people think that they're not something to be taken seriously because they …