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Can Silicon Valley Fix Women’s Fashion?

“Fashion tech” companies like Stitch Fix are using algorithms and personal stylists to sell women the priceless commodity of confidence — but who’s left out?

Clothing

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

What Happens When a Former Junk Food Junkie Tries to Go 30 Days Eating Only Organic Food?

If the food’s been processed, packaged, dyed, or genetically engineered, it’s been in my stomach. My wife would browse broccoli at the grocery store; I was a 7-Eleven man.<p>I bought sugar stuffed in cellophane. I ate premade lunches that featured atomic-orange cheese. I would knock back a Coke …

5 ways to understand toddlers

“A key test is resisting the temptation to control everything,” said Tovah Klein, also known as “The Toddler Whisperer.” She would know, with three kids and more than two decades of research as the Director of Columbia University’s Barnard Center for Toddler Development. She’s an expert from the …

Parenting

Eye of the Beholder: Religious Miracle or Myth & Pareidolia?

<b>One Sunday morning in December of 1531, an Aztec Indian by the name of Juan Diego – he had converted to Catholicism some years earlier and had taken</b> …

Revealed: The serious science behind a baby's laugh

With bright blue hair and tattoos, Dr Caspar Addyman is not your average scientist. But then Britain's "Babylab" is not your average laboratory. …

Ignorance Is Killing Our Earth

On Earth Day, the filmmaker behind the powerful environmental documentary Revolution explains just how dire the Earth’s sickness is—and how our …

Ecology

Ancient Bronze Artifacts in Alaska Reveals Trade with Asia Before Columbus Arrival

Livescience.com 16 April 2015 by Owen Jarus<br>Bronze artifacts discovered in a 1,000-year-old house in Alaska suggest trade was occurring between East …

Ancient Tools Discovered In Kenya Could Change The Way We Look At The History Of Human Evolution

While on an excursion in Kenya to the site where a controversial human relative — called Kenyanthropus platyops — was discovered in 1998, a team of …

Anthropology

Lily James row: Thin-shaming proves that skinny girls aren't living a fairy tale

Body-shaming isn't only the preserve of those women with curves. As actress Lily James, who stars in Disney's new Cinderella film, is finding out - thin-shaming can be just as poisonous. Radhika Sanghani reports<p>Lily James has just been thin-shamed. The <i>Cinderella</i> actress has faced days of criticism …

Feminism

19 Reasons Parents Shouldn't Be Allowed To Have Phones

Parents just don't understand.

Jokes

Baby born inside amniotic sac described as ‘medical miracle’

Silas Philips entered the world wrapped in a perfect package.<p>The baby delivered via emergency Cesarean section at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., was born still inside his mother’s amniotic sac.<p>Curled up in the fetal position, the tiny body and head could be seen through the …

CT Scan Reveals Mummified Monk Inside Ancient Buddha Statue

When a Dutch hospital performed a medical examination of a Buddha statue from China dating back to the 11th or 12th century, it found a shocking …

Archaeology

I Need Someone Who Isn’t Afraid Of Running After Something

While speaking to a friend about my recent breakup, she asked me if I was worried if my ex-boyfriend would run off with another girl straight after …

What People Do When They Don’t Really Love You

I try to lace my work with optimism because a guiding principle in my own life has been that the most tragic things in our lives almost always …

16 Terrifying Encounters With ‘The Black Eyed Kids’

1. Midnight caller.<p>It almost felt like a dream. I woke up to my dog, Lucy, barking. She was upright on the bed where my husband and I were sleeping …

21 People Describe Their Encounters With The Paranormal And The Stories Will Give You Nightmares

Ah, I really love and hate creepy stories. I love reading them, but afterwards, I’m so freaked out, all I can manage to do is move my finger to …

50 Unintentional Quotes From Children That Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

Found on r/AskReddit<p>1. D49A1D852468799CAC08<p>“I’m watching you make my sandwich so that when you die I will know how to do it.”<p>2. Magnus_Maximus<p>My sons …

23 Parents Describe Their Kids’ Creepy Imaginary Friends (That Are Probably Actually Demons)

Yupppp. Just when you thought you were ready for poopy diapers and drippy noses and no sleep ever again–the REAL reason having kids is so terryfing: …

Two Women Thought Their House Was Haunted–But What They Actually Discovered Was More Terrifying Than They Could’ve Imagined

I thought a haunting was the scariest thing that could happen in your home until I read this true account on Reddit. HOLY CRAP.<p>My mom separated from …

Different Solutions

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10 Proven Ways to Raise Smarter, Happier Children

<i>Children have never been perfect at listening to their parents, but they have never failed to imitate them.</i><p>When you ask parents what they want for …

Aunty Acid

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How old is too old for kids to nap? Report suggests napping after age 2 could spoil sleep

The time-honored tradition of putting older toddlers and preschoolers down for naps has come into question: A new report suggests that napping after age 2 spoils kids’ sleep.<p>“The evidence suggests that beyond the age of 2 years, when cessation of napping becomes more common, daytime sleep is …

Big Brother in SPAACE: Mars One picks first 100 morons to suffocate, er, settle on Red Planet

<b>Pics</b> The final 100 wannabe Mars One colonists have been announced.<p>The organizer of the project has received 202,586 applications from Earthlings …

Antibiotic Resistance Will Kill 300 Million People by 2050

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Three problems with the US food supply that is making food a source of disease rather than optimal health include: the way our food is …

So what IS the best way to lose weight? DON'T diet, get more sleep and avoid low-fat foods, says leading expert in new myth-busting guide

• <b>Dieting is not the best way to lose weight, says Dr Sally Norton</b> <b></b>• <b><br>She warns against eating low-fat foods, which are often packed with sugar</b>• <b><br>Also argues</b> …

Nutrition

Why Free-Range Kids Are Healthier

Your kid is exactly as likely to be struck by lightning as he or she is to be randomly abducted. So why are we permanently branding parents as …

Stereotypes