Crystal Burke

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20 Incredible Recipes That Show Why Potatoes Are the Perfect Comfort Food - One Green Planet

If there’s one vegetable you never have to convince anyone to eat, even kids, it’s potatoes. Everyone loves potatoes and on October 27th, we …

47 Moments You Need To Share To Know It’s True Love

October 5, 2016<p>There are moments that make us reflect of that brief encounter or long “forever after” with the person who stands out from the rest. …

Horror Movies

LitMag: $1,000 for Short Stories & $250 for Poetry

LitMag, a new magazine of creative writing, is currently seeking submissions of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. They pay $1,000 for fiction and …

Physicists create nano-sized device with huge potential in field of quantum computing

An intricately sculpted device is so tiny it can only be seen under a microscope. But their diamond microdisk could lead to huge advances in …

Ritual sacrifice, ancient insults and sacred fire: 2 million years of history – in pictures

On tour from the British Museum, A History of the World in 100 Objects is a new exhibition inviting people to experience 2 million years of human history through a collection of objects and artefacts from around the world, including ancient stone tools, sculptures, jewellery, coffins, instruments …

British Museum

Where Is The Tipping Point For Consciousness? - Law of Attraction Blogs - A Spiritual Community

A funny thing happened on the way to cosmic mind. There was a vision of it that captivated some of the greatest thinkers in the last century, but …

HitFix

'Ready Player One' Is A Visually Dazzling Satire Of Consumer Culture<p>Vince Mancini reviews Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One,' a film so dazzling …

Jared Leto Discussed Filling Heath Ledger’s Shoes As The Joker In ‘Suicide Squad’

Jared Leto’s performance as the Joker in <i>Suicide Squad</i> is already infamous and the movie hasn’t even come out yet. By now, his approach to playing everyone’s favorite sadistic bank robber clown may end up being more notorious than the performance itself. Leto allegedly never broke character, even …

Recovering a Lost World, Just in Time

By Deepak Chopra, MD<br>A common trait in every civilization known to us is now fast disappearing. This trait is the thirst for knowing the self. Most …

Wonder Woman, the sexualized superhero

How sexy should Wonder Woman be?<p>Quite sexy, according to cover artist Frank Cho. Cho drew a cover for Wonder Woman #3 which gives a view up Wonder Woman’s skirt so you can see a glimpse of her rear. (The image was cropped, apparently at writer Greg Rucka’s insistence, for the cover, but Bleeding …

Wonder Woman

Does Some Deeper Level of Physics Underlie Quantum Mechanics? An Interview with Nobelist Gerard ’t Hooft

VIENNA–Over the past several days, I attended a fascinating conference that explored an old idea of Einstein’s, one that was largely dismissed for …

The Best Morning Yoga Poses to Start Your Day

Happy Baby<p>1 of 8<p>Start on your back with your head resting comfortably on your pillow. Remove the covers and gently draw your knees into your chest. …

Science Says Being Highly Sensitive Is A Matter Of Genes, Not Personality

“A sensitive soul sees the world through the lens of love”<p>–Cheryl Richardson<p>Highly sensitive people (HSP) are a gift to mankind. Though often …

Bonsai Tree Homes | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

For almost a decade for the reason that late Nineteen Seventies artist Takanori Aiba labored as a maze illustrator for Japanese vogue journal POPYE. …

3 Essential Questions You MUST Ask A Man On A First Date

Stop wasting your time dating the wrong man.<p>I was tired of dating a new man, wasting weeks and even months trying to figure him out. I knew the …

Our Common Thread

When I first began to practice Buddhism, I knew very little about it from an intellectual, academic standpoint. The only thing I did know was that …

Start Practicing Loving Kindness Meditation Now!

Carve out some quiet time for yourself (even a few minutes will work) and sit comfortably. Close your eyes, relax your muscles, and take a few deep …

Meditation

10 Best Electric Guitars Under $500

10 Best Electric Guitars Under $500<p>Updated on January 9, 2018<p>Top Guitars for 500 Dollars<p>If you only have $500 to spend on an electric guitar you …

Falling for sleep

When wakefulness is seen as the main event, no wonder so many have trouble sleeping. Can we rekindle the joy of slumber?<i>By Rubin Naiman</i>Read at Aeon

Use Lemon Juice Instead Of Taking Pills For Solving The Following Problems

The lemon juice contains high amounts of nutrients like vitamin C, Vitamin B, potassium and also contain antioxidants, carbohydrates which make this …

Start Your Morning With These Quick and Easy Raw Buddha Bowls

Health and wellness are high on our list of priorities. We love energizing nutritional vegan recipes and even consulted an expert to show us how to kickstart a raw and healthy lifestyle. But it’s never too late to get back on the health kick so we have two simple and quick raw recipes for you: a …

Healthy Eating

What I Learned About Arranged Marriage from My Indian In-Laws

"I no longer think the Western way of doing things is inherently better."<p>In the house my husband Rajiv and I share, there's a wall dedicated to old family photos. My favorite is one of Rajiv's dad as a young doctor in California, in which he's wearing a plaid suit, polka-dot shirt, paisley tie, and …

Ancient shrine that may hold Buddha's skull bone found in crypt

Archaeologists have discovered what may be a skull bone from the revered Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama. The bone was hidden inside a model of a stupa, or a Buddhist shrine used for meditation.<p>The research team found the 1,000-year-old model within a stone chest in a crypt beneath a Buddhist temple in …

A monster black hole was found in an unexpected part of the universe

Astronomers have found a supermassive black hole at the center of a galaxy in a "sparsely populated" area of the universe, NASA announced yesterday. The finding is important because black holes that size were believed to exist only at the core of very large galaxy clusters. The newly found black …

Is Shyness Holding You Back?

You don’t need to feel trapped by your inner critic’s nagging voice. Nor do you need to suppress it, or escape it. Sometimes all you need to do is …

PBS Doc “Memory Hackers” Shows The Future Of Memory Manipulation

Your memories are not what you think they are. The Nova doc Memory Hackers examines the latest efforts to understand the human mind.<p><i>Total Recall</i>, <i>Inception</i>, <i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>.<p>Once the realm of science fiction, advances in technology, neurochemistry, and cognitive science are …

The Eye Floater Phenomenon: Between Science and Spirituality

In the mid-1990s, I met a man named Nestor living in the solitude of the hilly Emmental region of Switzerland. Nestor has a unique and provocative …

Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King, review: 'closer to philosophy than horror'

Death hangs like a dark cloud over Stephen King's latest collection of short stories. His opening gambit, "Mile 81" - in which a series of good Samaritans stop to lend a hand to a brokendown station wagon, only to find themselves drawn in and devoured by it - is vintage King: blooddrenched and …

Books

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Great artists, writers and innovators may have "messier minds."<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly …