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Rooted

• <b>Author:</b> Banning Liebscher<p>You were born to make an impact in this world and you know it. You feel it deep down in your bones. Apathy is your nemesis and your hunger to change the world keeps you up at night. But no matter how deep this hunger growls, we can only make a meaningful impact if we are …

Soulbound

• <b>Author:</b> Bethany Adams<p><i>A deathbed promise</i> <br>Arlyn’s quest is simple: Find her father and let him know her mother is dead. After all, Arlyn had promised her mother she’d go. The problem? Her father's people are myths and legends, and he doesn't even live on Earth. But despite a long journey through the …

What Kind of Christian Are You? 5 Habits Christians Should Break

Embed from Getty Images<p>Christians are known for doing some amazing acts of kindness: feeding the hungry, caring for the sick, aiding the poor, and many other good deeds.<p>The Holy Trinity describes the belief in Christian spirituality that the one God of the universe is comprised of three persons: …

Fervent

• <b>Author:</b> Priscilla Shirer<p>You have an enemy . . . and he’s dead set on destroying all you hold dear and keeping you from experiencing abundant life in Christ. What’s more, his approach to disrupting your life and discrediting your faith isn’t general or generic, not a one-size-fits-all. It’s …

12 Conversations Every Dog Mom Has With Their Dog

Everyone talks to their dogs — especially dog moms. In fact, us dog moms can talk to our pups about anything. For better or worse. Usually for</b> …

Confessions of a book vandal: why I tear the endings out of library books

Why on earth would anyone do such a terrible thing to a beloved classic, such as Treasure Island? Caleb Krisp reveals a wicked past<p>Warning. This article contains spoilers. There are two reasons for this. 1) The story below could not be written without including the endings of certain very famous …

The unmissable TV shows of summer 2016

Damian Lewis plays a rogue financier, Winona Ryder hunts down her son, the Dutch go swinging in the suburbs – and Baz Luhrmann charts a ghetto explosion

Howard Hodgkin: 'I felt like an outcast in the art world'

The artist, famously as emotional as his vibrant works, only started to earn acclaim in his 60s – and two decades later, paints more passionately than ever<p>“I hate painting,” says Howard Hodgkin, one of the world’s greatest living painters. “Most of the time it’s irrelevant. It doesn’t mean enough, …

More Than a Hashtag: Can Social Media Help Save Endangered Species?

The social media world was abuzz this summer over the illegal killing of Cecil, a 13-year-old male lion popular with tourists in Zimbabwe's Hwange …

7 Animals You Should Never Take Selfies With

Kittens, puppies. The occasional squirrel. Most of these animals make good partners for selfie pics. Sure, they don't have the charisma of a cougar …

10 Facts About Circus Animals

One of my favorite all-time insults is to call someone a circus animal. Why is the term so satisfying? Hard to say, but I would guess that it implies …

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do. So Why Not Pay Someone to Do It for You?

As the old song goes, “Last Christmas I gave you my heart/and the very next day you hired a company to text me a breakup message.” Or something like …

Why Are Pets Disappearing From Pet Stores?

How much is that doggie in the window? Uh, what doggie? With the rise of pet adoptions and rescue options, today there are fewer dogs for sale in …

10 Movies Based on Scientific Falsehoods

Hollywood is full of lies. Believe it or not, the movie-making industry isn't terribly concerned with truth telling. Instead, directors and producers …

Why You Should Let a Pigeon Perform Your Mammogram

A pigeon stands in front of a screen, scans an image of breast tissue and assesses whether it's cancerous. While pigeons posing as pathologists may …

Why More Companies Are Offering Paternity Leave — and Men Feel Freer to Take It

It's good to work at Facebook. On top of the average six-figure salary, the free gourmet food, the climbing walls and the music playroom, all …

Ain't That Some 'Shhh': Doc Reveals New Method for Quieting Crying Babies

Bob Hamilton is, when you get right down to it, a baby whisperer. After 31 years in the baby care business as a pediatrician, Dr. Bob has learned a …

Keeping the Secrets of ‘Star Wars’

“Blue Harvest.”<p>It's a name many “Star Wars” fans are familiar with. “Star Wars” had become such a phenomenon by 1981 that in order to shoot the third …

The 5 Best Moments From ‘The Force Awakens’ Press Conference

On Dec. 6, 2015, the press of the world descended on the city of Los Angeles, California, to learn more about the newest installment of the “Star …

How do you invest in gold?

Whenever the economy begins to sag, it isn't long before serious investment advisors and doomsayers alike begin to throw the word "gold" around. …

Why do sweet and salty taste so good together?

Salted caramels. Chocolate-covered bacon. Ice cream and pretzels. Kettle corn. And the classic kid combo -- French fries dipped in a milkshake. Is …

How were tarpans different from domestic horses?

Mystery surrounds the extinct wild horse called the tarpan. Few descriptions of the horse exists. There's only one known illustration of the animal, …

10 Tips from Happy People

Are you happy? It's a simple question, but with numerous variables underlying it. What makes someone happy? Is there more than one route to happiness …

The Year in Love, Relationships and Other Mushy Stuff

In a world where headlines are often dominated by sadness and terror, love continues to fight the good fight, aided and abetted by everything from …

So You Want to Build a Lightsaber

Here's the bad news: Building a working lightsaber is probably not in the cards, at least not in a way that resembles the weapons in "Star Wars." The …

New Chocolate Breakfast Cereals Claim to Be Healthy. But What Sounds Too Good …

Those of you who went cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs as children must have noticed the myriad of chocolate-laden cereals for adults that have been appearing …

Hold on to Your Socks. They’ll Help You Watch Netflix

We've all been there. You settle down at the end of a long day and turn on Netflix. You select a series, preparing for an evening of gleeful …

Wait for It … Procrastination Can Be a Good Thing

Everyone procrastinates to one degree or another, especially if the task in question is unpleasant (bathroom cleaning, anyone?) Still, the findings …

Are internships worth it?

If you're a college student with ears, you've probably heard everyone talking about internships. Either they already have one set up, or they …