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5 Surfer Girls Share Their Summer Hair Rehab Secrets

The upside to beach hair is well documented: the sun-kissed highlights, the piece-y texture, the cool-girl waves that come from doing exactly nothing. But what about the downside? The salty ocean can leave strands feeling parched, while the beating sun can take a toll on color. Of course, that …

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Best beach classics: the books you should be reading this summer

In a recent article for The Huffington Post, journalist Erin Schumaker advises students not to let their brains waste away over the summer: “you …

9 Places To Visit Before They Disappear Forever

Our planet is filled with jaw-dropping sights and incredible creatures, but human intervention threatens to wipe out some of its most magnificent …

Mental and physical effects of magic mushrooms

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several small studies have linked the psychoactive ingredient in shrooms (which are illegal) with several purported health benefits, including the potential to help relieve anxiety and depression.<p>But, as with any drug, …

Stephen Hawking Has Some Beautiful Advice For People Who Suffer From Depression

World-renowned scientist Stephen Hawking is known for providing us with complex yet invaluable insights into space, time, and the nitty-gritty of …

10 Research-Proven Tricks To Seem Smarter Than You Are

It's great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people <i>think</i>you are is just as important as how smart you actually are.<p><i>"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow." -Woodrow Wilson</i><p>Much of how you do in life comes down to …

3 Skills That All Emotionally Intelligent People Master

There are very many benefits to EI.<p><i>How can we improve our emotional intelligence, and what are the benefits? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Chade-Meng Tan, co-chair of a Nobel Peace</b> …

'Club Drug' Ketamine Rescues Suicidal Patients: Study

A ‘club drug’ used as an anesthetic can help clear up the distraught thinking of people on the brink of suicide, researchers reported Tuesday.<p>Half the patients given infusions of ketamine said they experienced relief from their thoughts of suicide, Dr. Dawn Ionescu of Massachusetts General Hospital …

Struggling with Social Anxiety? Try Shrooms.

Tell your weird college nephew about this new study<p>Being excluded from a group of people is a universally shitty feeling.<p>So let's relive it!<p>Right now!<p>Imagine you're throwing a football around on a beach. As the ball gets lobbed back and forth around the circle, you receive fewer and fewer passes. …

'Trailer Park Boys' Bubbles Arrested Allegedly Roughed Up Woman

"<b>Trailer Park Boys</b>" star <b>Michael Smith</b> is behind bars after witnesses say he choked a woman at Hollywood's Roosevelt Hotel.<p>Sources at The Roosevelt …

17 Shows You Really Just Need To Fucking Watch Already

You keep seeing them on Netflix and Hulu and being like, "Eh, maybe later." BUT YOU SHOULD WATCH THEM NOW.

The Info Post – Blog

Who would have thought? These three things – messiness, staying up late and swearing – usually are considered to be signs of laziness, bad manners …

Stretchy Artificial Skin Lets Prosthetic Hand Sense Heat, Humidity, and Pressure

It's so sophisticated, it can even tell the difference between a dry and soggy diaper<p>Prosthetic limbs that can be controlled by an amputee’s thoughts or muscle movements already exist. But what if they could also sense the environment and then send that information back to the amputee’s nervous …