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27 Outfits For When You're Totally Over Being A Human

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Top 10 Songs of the Week (4/4)

Whatever preventative measures you take to avoid hearing loss, get ‘em ready, because we have a boisterous countdown this week. From Thee Oh Sees’ …

The Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

The coconut oil craze is real. Here's why you'll want to get in on it ASAP.<p>"First it was coconut milk, then coconut water, and now coconut oil—and I think a big part of the recent popularity is that it's natural, not synthetic, which is so appealing," says Francesca Fusco, MD, a dermatologist at …

The Toxins That Threaten Our Brains

Leading scientists recently identified a dozen chemicals as being responsible for widespread behavioral and cognitive problems. But the scope of the chemical dangers in our environment is likely even greater. Why children and the poor are most susceptible to neurotoxic exposure that may be costing …

Treating Chronic Pain With Meditation

In some cases, the holistic practice could replace narcotics. Integrating meditation into regular treatment could significantly cut healthcare costs.<p>Sarah Kehoe tried Aleve for her back pain. She tried stretching. She tried yoga. She tried forgetting about it. She tried pain patches. She tried …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

And now Samsung turns an ordinary lightbulb into a connected gadget

It’s appropriate that the Internet of things should creep into our lives as a new kind of lightbulb, a riff on Thomas Edison’s most famous electrical invention. This week, Samsung helped that transition along, joining LG and Philips in turning lightbulbs into peripherals.<p>The company’s new line of …

This Is The Russian Nesting Doll Of Kitchen Gadgets

The modern kitchen has no shortage of gadgets–the juicers, the squeezers, the zesters, the mashers, and so on–but what it is short on, more often than not, is space. Perhaps that’s why the matryoshka is taking over the kitchen. We’ve already got nesting bowls and nesting measuring cups, and now we …

LithiumCard: Turbo-Charge Your Gadgets

With six days still to go on its Indiegogo campaign, the LithiumCard’s goal of becoming the “thinnest and only battery-powered HyperCharger” is well on track. Indeed, $140,000+ raised of its $30,000 funding goal is nothing to be sniffed at.<p>LinearFlux, the company behind the contraption, is …

April's Objects of Desire

How to Make Bakery-Style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a reason to get</i> …

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How to Make Dairy-Free Chocolate Syrup at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Once you try a glass of milk mixed with</i> <i>chocolate syrup by</i> <i>Cara Eisenpress of Big Girls, Small Kitchen, you'll never want to drink plain milk again.</i><p>…

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6 Great Sites and Apps for Taking Fitness Classes at Home

Not everybody is motivated to work out consistently by themselves, which is why fitness classes are so popular. Somehow having an instructor bossing …

The 10 Most Popular Smartphone Apps in the U.S.

There's an app for everything now, it seems, but standbys such as Facebook, YouTube and Gmail remain among the most popular ones in the United States.<p>…

Apple Designer Jonathan Ive on What's Next

'Hello. Thanks for Coming'<p>We use Jonathan Ive’s products to help us to eat, drink and sleep, to work, travel, relax, read, listen and watch, to shop, …

The New Face of Heroin

Eve Rivait rode her first horse when she was five, too small to get her feet through the stirrups, let alone give the animal a kick that registered. …

The Drugging of the American Boy

By the time they reach high school, nearly 20 percent of all American boys will be diagnosed with ADHD. Millions of those boys will be prescribed a powerful stimulant to "normalize" them. A great many of those boys will suffer serious side effects from those drugs. The shocking truth is that many …

‘Resurrection’ Is TV’s Silliest Show and Probably Dead on Arrival

“My kitty just died. I know that God brought Jesus back from the dead a long time ago, so I figured that since he did that he could bring back my …

New on the streaming services this week

See what's new on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, OnDemand and more.<p><b>Friday, March 7: OnDemand</b><p><b>The Hunger Games: Catching Fire</b> (2013)<br>Katniss and Peeta (Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson) must compete again, this time against other winners.<p><b>Oldboy</b> (2013)<br>A man (Josh Brolin) plots revenge after being held …

15 Midseason TV Shows You Should Be Watching

The Olympics and Oscars are over.<p>Now, a handful of new and returning TV shows are competing for your attention.<p>If you're wondering what to watch, we've looked over both the new and returning midseason series.<p>From comedies to dark, gritty thrillers and returning favorites, here's what is worth your …

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Here's the First Trailer for the Coen Brothers' Fargo TV Series

FX’s newest, longest trailer for its television sequel to the Coen brothers’ black comedy film classic, <i>Fargo</i>, teases all the right ingredients: an …

The Midseason TV Viewing Guide

What to watch while you wait for ‘Game of Thrones’<p>It’s no secret that there’s far too much TV for any sane person to credibly process. Though <i>True</i> …

What Viewers Thought of Each Episode and Season of Popular TV Shows–Visualized

“Graph TV” is a project by data visualization expert Kevin Wu that taps into IMDb’s enormous reservoir of user ratings. Expanding on the offerings of …

Review: Dad's in charge in the funny, smart 'Surviving Jack'

There is something both touching and irritating about Justin Halpern's dogged determination to build a career out of his father's matter-of-fact insights and profane lyricism.<p>Halpern, you will remember, was one of the first to prove that Twitter could lead to Bigger Things — in 2009, just months …

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TV Picks: 'Surviving Jack,' 'Call the Midwife,' 'The Bletchley Circle'

<b>"Surviving Jack":</b> Between "The Goldbergs" and "Growing Up Fisher," you would think that the appearance of one more "Wonder Years"-like family comedy—young male narrator remembering the poignant lessons of his wacky family—would send any self-respecting critic screaming into the woods. But it turns …