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This woman took a taser to the nipple and barely flinched

<i>This article contains sexually explicit material.</i><p>“Don’t tase me, bro!” has been an iconic catchphrase since the 2008 election campaign, and for good …

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL by ERIC KIM: How To Be More Aggressive

Dear friend,<p>Let’s continue STREET PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL by talking how by being more aggressive, you can make better photo and connections with your …

Street Photography

Chris Knight Produces the Bible of Dramatic Portraiture

In an industry saturated with educational materials, navigating the minefield to find which resources are valuable, and worthy of your hard earned …

Camera Settings for Concert Photography Beginners

This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take …

Do Big Cats Get Hairballs?

<i>How were Hieroglyphics deciphered?</i><p><b>Steve Theodore</b><b>:</b><p>It was a tricky task, which defied several centuries of effort. Hieroglyphic writing was a very …

Ancient History

Associated Press News

Iraqi forces push toward Mosul despite sometimes fierce Islamic State resistance

By Kareem Fahim<p>, Bureau chief<p>Loveday Morris<p>, Bureau chief<p>Iraqi forces continue their most ambitious fight against the Islamic State.<p>Iraqi forces continue their most ambitious fight against the Islamic State.<p>ASQUF, Iraq — A force comprising thousands of Kurdish and Iraqi army soldiers wrested …

Middle East

The Second Most Spoken Languages around the World

The most common spoken language in Brazil is Portuguese. Then it's German, which is spoken by about 3 million people. Olivet Nazarene University in …

Everything You Need to Know About How to Eat Hemp Seeds

Hemp seeds are considered one of the most valuable plant-based proteins out there. Here's what you need to know about how to eat them.<p>As far as the nut and seed world goes, <b>hemp seeds</b> are like the straight-A student who's also captain of the football team. A couple of spoonfuls of hemp seeds packs a …

106 of the Least Popular Baby Names in American History

The SSA website gives the top 1000 boy and girl names (as reported on Social Security card applications) for each year from 1880 onward. If you look …

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

Alice In Wonderland

“Sponsored” by my husband: Why it’s a problem that writers never talk about where their money comes from

<b>(Toa55, IJzendoorn via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>The truth is, my husband’s hefty salary makes my life as a writer easy. Pretending otherwise doesn’t help anyone<p>Ann Bauer<p>January 25, 2015 11:58am (UTC)<p>Here’s my life. My husband and I get up each morning at 7 o’clock and he showers while I make coffee. By …

What to Do with an Overload of Sweet Potatoes

<i>Winter has arrived in full force, but that doens't mean your meals have to be one-dimensional. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Cooks shows us how to use the contents of our CSA to make comforting meals that still excite on the table.</i><p><i>Today: A cure for sweet potato ennui in the form of an elegant</i> …

15 Serious Salad Recipes to Start Your New Year’s Resolutions Right

New year, new you? Us too. You’ve already decided that you’re going to hit the gym <i>at least</i> five times a week and #eatclean is going to be your new favorite Instagram and Twitter hashtag. But have you found your go-to recipes yet? That’s where we come in. Take a look at these 15 scrumptious salads …

21 Recipes That Will Make You LOVE Veggies

Besides elegant endive and our favorite fiery appetizer, the jalapeño popper, there are so many more veggies that benefit from a little filling. Everything from avocados (yes, technically a fruit, but we’re okay with bending some rules for these creamy beauts) to zucchini make a beautiful canvas to …

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Dips and Spreads > Roasted Red Pepper Hummus<p>August 21, 2014 // 24 <i>Comments »</i><p>Last summer, when …

Dark Chocolate Doughnut Holes

Combat your sweet tooth with these Dark Chocolate Donut Holes created by our functional nutritionist Andrea Nakayama.

Lassana Bathily, Muslim Employee At Kosher Market, Saved Several People During Paris Hostage Situation

Lassana Bathily, a Muslim employee at Paris Kosher grocery store Hyper Cacher, saved several people by hiding them in a walk-in freezer when a gunman laid siege to his workplace on Friday.<p>Amedy Coulibaly burst into the market and opened fire, killing 4 people. He took several shoppers hostage and …

Terrorism

24 Diagrams To Help You Eat Healthier

Including quick and easy dinner recipes, a Paleo shopping list, a guide to portion sizes, and more.

Archaeologists unearth new tombs in Egypt, identifying unknown queen

A team of Czech archaeologists announced Sunday the discovery of an ancient Egyptian tomb that they believe belongs to a previously unknown ancient …

Ancient History

Fit treats and delish eats

I wish I could love something else like my friends and colleagues but I’m hopelessly in love with cooking! Even at the tender age of eight, I knew I …

Sleep: How to nap like a pro

We’ve all heard of the merits of power naps, says Tiffanie Wen, but are there good and bad ways to sleep during the day?<p>Growing up, sleep was considered paramount in my family home. My siblings and I didn’t have many house rules – bedtimes were flexible, we had free reign over microwaved TV dinners …

Wolf Moon marks the start of a year of stargazing

January is the best month to stare into the night sky, say astronomers, as tonight sees first full moon after winter solstice<p>At 5.15pm tonight, for the only time this year, the Wolf Moon rises.<p>The first full moon following the winter solstice, the so-called Wolf Moon is well-entrenched in folklore …

Diana Henry: how to turn warming winter soups into showstoppers

Ribollita, laksa, chowder – the soups we most love, certainly over the past 15 years – are chunky, wholesome meals in bowls. Lunch at your desk no longer has to be a sandwich – cold from the chiller-cabinet – but a take-away tub of steaming warmth; a homely comfort in the middle of the working …

Will religion ever disappear?

Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple.<p>A growing number of people, millions worldwide, say they believe that life definitively ends at death – that there is no God, no …

Farm Fresh? Natural? Eggs Not Always What They're Cracked Up To Be

You're in the supermarket gathering ingredients for eggnog and a Christmas Bundt cake, and you're staring at a wall of egg cartons. They're plastered with terms that all sound pretty wonderful: All-Natural, Cage-Free, Free-Range, Farm Fresh, Organic, No Hormones, Omega-3. And so on.<p>And yet the …