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How to Build a Walk-In Shower in a Small Bathroom

Walk-in showers are popular DIY projects as they can be installed in tighter spaces than a tub and are safer to use for older family members.<p>Bathroom remodeling projects rank a close second to kitchens in popularity, as they can boost the value of your home and make a great universal design …

12 Good Habits That You Should Adopt for a Better Life

Old habits are hard to break, right? At least that's how the saying goes. I'm not a brain science expert, but I have done enough research on the topic that I think I have a good grasp on how the brain works. Well, at least when it comes to habits.<p>They say it takes 21 days to adopt a new habit. Why …

12 Healthy Muffin Recipes

Lemon-Raspberry Muffins<p>Shake things up with lemon zest and frozen raspberries. Perfect for an on-the-go meal or snack.<p>Banana-Bran Muffins<p>The perfect …

Recycling sunlight: a solar cell revolution?

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight and boost the amount of energy captured from the sun's rays.<p>The world of solar cells could be on the …

Google’s Nik Collection of photo tools is now free (previously $149)

Nik Collection, a package of seven photography tools, is now completely free. Previously, Google sold the plugins for a steep $149.<p>Google acquired Nik Collection with the 2012 purchase of Nik Software, the German company that is better known for the Snapseed apps for Android and iOS. While Snapseed …

5 Classics Every Entrepreneur Should Make Time to Read

These are the books that have turned normal men into millionaires.<p>There are a few books out there that have stood the test of time in the business world. They helped shape the industry years ago, and they continue to remain true to this day. If you have high aspirations for yourself and haven't …

Self-improvement

The Biggest Fashion Trends of Spring 2016

Prepare your closets: Our big spring trend 2016 report is here, and man, is it full of personality. Well, six personalities, to be exact. After …

Cyberpunk

How to Reduce Tummy Fat - Get a Flat Belly Fast

If you have ever gone through a weight loss program to reduce tummy fat, you will know how difficult it is to get rid of belly fat. Despite diet and …

9 tips for growing from seed (c'mon — you can do it!)

Gardeners grow from seed for a variety of reasons. It's cheaper and more predictable, especially if you are using seed saved from that tangy Roma tomato that did so well last year.<p>And for lettuces, Asian greens and carrots, things that are quick to harvest, repeated successive sowing around the …

Albert Dros is Showing the Beauty of Netherlands Through Stunning Landscapes

89 Shares<p>Comments<p>Albert Dros is a talented photographer from Netherlands who specializes in landscape photography. His stunning landscape photos are …

7. Seymour: An Introduction (2015)

Fresh off two superb performances for Richard Linklater in Before Midnight and Boyhood, Ethan Hawke takes a seat in the director's chair for this …

Richard Linklater

Depression Is Not Just a Mental Illness, It Affects the Whole Organism

<b>An international team of researchers lead by the University of Granada has scientifically proven, for the first time, that depression is associated</b> …

The Secret Language of Narcissists, Sociopaths and Psychopaths: How Abusers Manipulate Their Victims

<b>The Secret Language of Narcissists, Sociopaths and Psychopaths: How Abusers Manipulate Their Victims by Shahida Arabi</b><p>Society assumes that everyone …

Psychology

10 Gardening Trends That Will Blossom in 2016

Pinterest has the early scoop on what you'll be doing outside this spring.<p>It may still be cold outside, but we have a confession: We've already been filling our "gardening" Pinterest board with new ideas. Luckily, we're not the only ones looking ahead. The folks at Pinterest recently took a look …

Gardening

10 Exotic, Luxurious Homes Around the World

Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.<p>Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.

Sri Lanka

Nicole Curtis' Top 5 Tips for Buying and Restoring Old Houses

The queen of old homes shares her sage advice for taking on a fixer upper.<p>Perhaps we've seen too many romantic movies, but at some point in our lives, we've all dreamed of buying and restoring a big, old house. The idea sounds wonderfully idyllic, but what does such a dream take to pull off? To …

Articles about kansas city home looks its neighbors reveals truly modern sensibility on Dwell.com - Dwell

Drawing on family lore and the vernacular of a venerable neighborhood, an architect creates a comfortable, adaptable home for his...<p>A rainy start to the Brooklyn Home Tour—the closing event of City Modern—didn't deter those who turned out for a peek into five...<p>Kansas City is a sprawling 318 square …

The most unbelievably simple trick to improve your memory

<b>(Alex Mit via Shutterstock)</b><p>Try ignoring it<p>Julia Shaw<p>March 1, 2016 10:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>If I say a random string of numbers out loud, say 1593657292759381380473, how many of these numbers do you think you will be able to immediately remember<p><b>The</b> …

Mental health problems aren’t all in the brain | Clare Allan

Divorcing mental ill health from its social and political context, as the BBC’s recent In the Mind Series did, implies wider issues of inequality or poverty don’t matter

Mental Health

7 Psychological Equations to Empower Your Life and Mind

You can either be at the <i>effect</i> (powerless) of your life or act as the <i>cause</i> (in power) of it. Your internal belief system about yourself and how you envision your life is the most important predictor of your success or failure. In order to train yourself to be geared towards what you envision you …

Inside China's 'ghost cities': Photographer captures country's massive urban developments... without an inhabitant in sight

• <b>Chicago-based photographer, Kai Caemmerer, travelled to China to document the eerily empty urban developments</b>• <b><br>The urbanisation projects are part of a</b> …

The art that shows what goes on deep in the human brain

<b>From scary sleep paralysis, to recalling memories that never happened, a new exhibition is exploring the art inspired by human consciousness. Here, we see how artists have interpreted moments from the mind.</b><p>Do you dream sweet dreams each night - drifting gently in and out of sleep? Or is the …

This Special Glass Could Allow Windows To Harvest Solar Power

Solar cells aren’t just big dark panels any more. Professor Richard Lunt, of Michigan State University, has developed transparent solar cells, which …

Clean Energy

Neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you happy

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the internet from people who don't know what they're talking about. Don't trust them.<p>Actually, don't trust …