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Depression Doesn't Mean You're Weak. Here's How You Can Have a Mental Illness and Still Be Mentally Strong | Inc.com

There's a pervasive belief that mental illness stems from weakness. But that's not true.<p>Unfortunately, however, the belief is so widely held that some people don't recognize that they're attaching a stigma to mental illness.<p>When I wrote my book about mental strength, I received comments from people …

Mental Health

The racy side of Jane Austen

To mark the bicentenary of the British author’s death, the British Library has brought together the three notebooks that survive from her early years. Fiona Macdonald takes a peek.<p>“Jane Austen’s earliest writings appear to have little in common with the restrained and realistic society portrayed in …

Literature

Politicians to blame for rise of 'respectable racism', says Lady Warsi

Politicians have allowed xenophobia, Islamophobia and antisemitism to enter the mainstream as a result of their toxic and divisive campaigning, according to Lady Warsi.<p>The Conservative peer and former party co-chair told the Guardian she was deeply worried about the current political climate, …

Boris Johnson

10 goth women in pop culture who will give you all sorts of ~witchy vibes~

Goth is much more than descending into the void of Hot Topic or a proclivity for all things bleak and black—it’s a counterculture that has spawned …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Reveals How Schools Can Improve Their Science Teaching

"At no time are you actually trained how to think, how to analyze."<p>If anyone knows how to make science more fun and engaging, it's astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.<p>In a recent conversation with The Huffington Post's Impact & Innovation managing editor, David Freeman, Tyson addressed a question …

Science

Short Film 'Hyper-Reality' Imagines an Oversaturated AR Future

Keiichi Matsuda's new film 'Hyper-Reality' poses an augmented reality future where everything is media.<p>Six years ago filmmaker, designer, and artist Keiichi Matsuda made two films—<i>Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Robocop</i> and <i>Augmented City 3D—</i>that each explore our technologically enhanced future. …

How to Impersonate Someone

“Figure out if the person is in your genetic range,” says John Di Domenico, a professional impersonator who has been playing Donald Trump for 12 years. Can you mimic the voice? Is there a resemblance, with the aid of wigs and makeup? If so, begin the research phase. Watch every video you can find. …

Lips

Let These Badass Boss Ladies Show You The Secrets To Dressing Like A Rock Star At Work

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Clothing

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Computer Science

This Is Why You Suck At Guitar: Your Hand Synchronization Sucks! [Lessons]

<b>Guitar Techniques</b>: Go on a magical fun romp with Uncle Ben for the secrets on how to get your hands in sync with each other, thus improving your …

Guitar

Woman Uses Milk And Gelatin To Remove Blackheads

I'm the kind of person who notices every little thing on my face. Now, I may not act on everything little thing that "pops" up, so-to-speak, but I …

Skin Care

Everything You Think You Know About Detecting Lies Is Wrong

While you may think that body language is the biggest giveaway, new research has discovered you can tell more by relying on a single cue.<p>A turned-down mouth, sweaty palms, and eyes that drift up and to the side–if you believe conventional wisdom about lying, these are telltale signs. But they’re …

New Research Proves The Hidden Inequality Within The Gender Wage Gap

In a new state-by-state analysis, the gender wage gap is a stark reminder of how inequality affects female heads of households.<p>The gender wage gap is complicated. Most people have heard that women make, on average, 77¢ for every dollar that a man in the same job earns. That number comes from U.S. …

Men are from Mars, women are from Venus? New brain study says not

If men are from Mars and women are from Venus, no one told the organ that matters most. There is no sharp division between male and female brains, according to researchers who found that we are all a mixture instead.<p>Scientists analysed brain scans of more than 1400 men and women and found that …

Oxford University

The 25 Best Inventions of 2015

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Bill Nye the Science Guy Knows How to Fix Climate Change

We’ve already got everything we need, says Nye. We just need to do it.<p>Bill Nye brought science into kids’ lives and made us laugh. He inspires memes, has his own bow tie line and has appeared on numerous television shows, including, earlier this month, alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, National …

Just Discovered: A New Human Species With Small Brains Who Buried Their Dead

An early human species uncovered in South Africa has shocked paleontologists with a mix of ancient and modern features. Researchers are sharply divided on the age of the new species, as well as how exactly it fits into the human family tree.<p>Fossils of a newly discovered extinct human species have …

Anthropology