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This New War Documentary About Afghanistan Looks Intense

Last year, actor-turned-filmmaker Ricky Schroder, released a documentary called “The Fighting Season,” which chronicles the U.S. military’s efforts …

Military

Where you can find the sunniest locations in the world—in one beautiful map

The map above is the work of two scientists from EarthEnv, a collaborative biodiversity project supported by Yale University, NASA, and others. It shows what percentage of days each year are cloudy, for every place on Earth. To create it they analyzed 15 years of twice-daily satellite measurements. …

Geography

Narcissistic Relationships

Since writing <i>Codependency for Dummies</i>, countless people have contacted me about their unhappiness and difficulties in dealing with a difficult loved …

Narcissism

Need to Hire a Creative Type? These Are the Traits to Look For

You need a balance between intelligence, curiosity, and empathy.<p>Your intelligence quotient--the level of ability with which you process information--is undoubtedly important when it comes to your work, but it's far from being the most valuable factor for creative success.<p>What's more valuable than …

IQ

Dirty habits? Online pornography use, personality, obsessionality, and compulsivity.

2013;39(5):394-409. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2012.710182. Epub 2013 Apr 11.<p>1Department of Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK. …

Your 4 Secret Weapons For Physique Shredding Sessions

Sponsored ContentThe winter season brings with it many great things, including holiday celebrations with family and friends, great memories, and …

Nutrition

OpenGL's successor is ready to improve gaming graphics

Games on devices of all kinds could soon be running better because Vulkan, the successor to OpenGL, has finally been released officially. The new standard gives developers low-level access to discrete and on-chip graphics, helping them avoid the layers of hardware overhead that normally slow things …

TensorFlow

How A Guy's Smile Instantly Affects His Perceived Dateability

Here's a study we can get behind: Not only does it have maybe our favorite study title ever, it also brings up something very interesting about first …

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Investing

Wall Street Financial Engineering At Work—–How Valeant Got Vaporized

If you need evidence that Wall Street is a financial time bomb waiting for ignition look no further than the recent meltdown of Valeant …

“Behold the glory of the p*ssy!”: My orgasmic meditation awakening

I never expected I’d feel so empowered lying naked below the waist next to a stranger with two fingers full of lube<p>Jill Hamilton<p>January 11, 2015 10:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>I was lying on the floor, naked below the waist with my knees apart, next to a stranger with two …

Meditation

One of Music's Biggest Conspiracy Theories: Was the Pop Star Orion Actually Elvis in a Mask?

VICE talked to filmmaker Jeanie Finlay about her new documentary, the story of musician Jimmy 'Orion' Ellis who had an uncanny resemblance—both physically and musically—to the King.<p>The story of Jimmy "Orion" Ellis is either one of the greatest cons to be forged in the history of American music or …

The Most Critical Key to Success May Surprise You

Study those who've gone before. You'll learn how little you really know, and how few of your ideas are really original. You'll also learn how to become truly great.<p><i>What is the key to success? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Rod D. Martin , founder and CEO of</b> …

How to Change Your Life: An Epic, 5,000-Word Guide to Getting What You Want

A book's worth of wisdom condensed into a blog post that, when applied, really will change your life.The post How to Change Your Life: An Epic, …

Trump harbors a massive insecurity about his intelligence