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The real reason women seem to always go for jerks

If you ever feel like jerks always get the girl, you’re not wrong: New Austrian research confirms that women are more interested in dating guys with narcissistic personality traits.<p>But it’s the confidence—not narcissism—she’s really attracted to, the study suggests.<p>The researchers surveyed people …

Fingerprints and DNA of up to 800 terror suspects destroyed because of errors by spies and the police

Border Security campaign banner<p>The fingerprint and DNA profiles of up to 800 terror suspects have been destroyed because of errors by spies and the police, it has emerged.<p>The number of destroyed cases represents of one in 10 of the 8,000 extremists whose details are held on the Government’s …

Border Security

An Artist Perfectly Illustrated 4 Types Of Homophobes You'll Find In India

You probably know one or two of them.<p>Solo, a Bengaluru-based comic book writer, recently worked with webzine <i>Gaysi</i> to create a series called "A Beginner's Guide To Indian Homophobes". The series is part of a large project about homophobia that <i>Gaysi</i> is currently working on.<p>"I made these illustrations …

10 Desserts You'll Daydream About

From Chocolate Cream Pie to Banana Pudding Parfaits, these treats are what sweet dreams are made of.<p><b>1. Chocolate Cream Pie</b><p>With a chocolate cookie crust, silky chocolate pudding center and whipped cream topping, this pie a chocolate lover's dream. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Classic Carrot Cake with Cream</b> …

Cat and bearded dragon have strange but adorable friendship

A cat and a bearded dragon lizard have struck up an unlikely friendship.<p>Pet owners would usually try to keep reptiles and cats apart in case of a tragic accident.<p>20-year-old Cheyenne March was worried her cat would gobble her bearded dragon up.<p>However, when the two met, something very unusual …

Narcissists and Psychopaths Love to Stay Friends with Their Exes

A new study found that many people who befriend their former lovers are narcissists and psychopaths. We spoke with an expert to understand why your troubled ex-boyfriend has been sliding into your DMs.<p>For anyone who has ever wondered what kind of psychopath stays friends with their ex, a new study …

How confidence affects your creativity

So, two writers, being held back from writing by the same thing – confidence – but for entirely different reasons. Harvey because he lacks it, Jess because she has too much. It certainly doesn’t stop with our writing duo.<p>When we applied a similar questioning process to every writing personality in …

55+ People Who Took Their Backyard Fences To Another Level

Fences are the poor man’s wall: they might not prevent someone from trespassing, but they’ll certainly imply that you would rather that they didn’t. …

Home Decorating

Risks of harm from spanking confirmed by analysis of 5 decades of research

The more children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents and to experience increased anti-social behavior, aggression, mental …

Anti-Social Behavior

Everything you see is an illusion, scientist warns – and reality is MUCH weirder

It sounds like something you’d hear at a yoga retreat – or from someone who has fried their brain on LSD.<p>But the reality we all see might actually be …

30 Wallpapered Rooms That Will Have You Tossing Out Your Paint Cans

From floral backdrops to contemporary graphic motifs, these spaces get a boost from perfectly patterned walls. “This wallpaper and I are fighting a …

Honest Short Film Exposes the Lies People Tell on Social Media

Everybody lies. We can’t help it. We exaggerate details to seem more fun, we highlight specifics to get more sympathy, and we fish for other people’s …

17 One-Pot Recipes You Can Make in Your Cast-Iron Skillet

Move over, sheet pan dinner recipes — the cast-iron skillet is the O.G. of the cookware world, and it’s here to stay. Perhaps yours was gifted to you by your grandma, or you picked it up at the local flea market. Either way, it’s more than likely your cast-iron skillet has been well-loved for a …

Artist adds monsters to everyday situations because life's boring

For anyone who's ever taken a photo, only to think, "this would be better with monsters trying to eat everyone," you're not alone.<p>Artist and …

Online Companies Like Facebook Have Created a "Meaningless Economy"

<b>Douglas Rushkoff:</b> In the original .com era companies were measured by how much money they made. The idea was that you sold a lot of stuff and took in …

How Zootopia Became The Best Animated Movie of the Year

By now, most of us have seen (and probably fallen in love) with the new Disney animated movie <i>Zootopia</i>. The film is adorable and hilarious, and …

An Alien Spends Human History Underground in This Beautiful Animated Short

What’s a peaceful alien to do on a planet full of people intent on killing each other? Hide. For decades and decades.<p>That’s roughly the idea behind …

How To Reprogram Your Mind For Success

Way too many people have already decided that a job is a way to pay the bills and nothing more. They reached that conclusion after beating their head against the wall trying to get more out of a job than just a paycheck, to no avail.<p>There’s no question that the world is full of dysfunctional …

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3 Powerful Ways To Stay Positive

We've all received the well-meaning advice to "stay positive." The greater the challenge, the more this glass-half-full wisdom can come across as Pollyannaish and unrealistic. It's hard to find the motivation to focus on the positive when positivity seems like nothing more than wishful thinking.<p>The …

Emotional Intelligence

Sleep Your Way to a Better Relationship

Too busy to sleep more? Too many pressures or things that must be done? Not that interested in getting into bed the same time as your wife? Sleep …

11 TED Talks that will help you strengthen your relationships

Relationships also come in all sizes and colors — there are romantic relationships, work relationships, and friendships, just to name a few.<p>Regardless of what kind of relationship you want to strengthen, each is fundamentally similar to the next in a number of ways.<p>In all healthy relationships, we …

TED Talks