Evelyn Widmyer

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A Chromebook convertible you can stand on, scribble on and splash

CTL's Chromebook line gets another extra-rugged convertible model in its lineup, complete with a whiteboard cover.<p>There's a ton of activity around Chromebooks for education at the moment thanks to a push by Google and partners, and toughness is trendy. CTL's been in the institutional Chromebook …

Mindfulness Workouts Are The New Way To Work Your Body And Brain

<i>This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SELF.</i><p>Here are some of the things to love about sweat-drenched, heart-pumping fitness …

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Scientists Turn Salmonella Into 'Cancer-Seeking Missile' To Destroy Brain Tumours

It significantly extended the lifespans of rats with an aggressive cancer.<p>Salmonella is one of the most common forms of food poisoning, leaving …

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A Buddhist monk explains mindfulness for times of conflict

“Compassion is not sitting in your room; it’s actually very active and engaging,” a senior disciple of Thich Nhat Hanh says.<p>Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the world’s most renowned Buddhist leaders, second only to the Dalai Lama in fame and influence.<p>With his 100+ books, he’s been an advocate for …

World Heritage Site Pictures: Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls isn't the tallest waterfall in the world, nor is it the widest, but it certainly rates as one of the most impressive phenomena in nature. Victoria Falls, which is shared between Zambia and Zimbabwe, checks in at more than a mile wide at the point where the Zambezi River cascades down …

The Best Super Foods for Every Skin Issue

You know the age-old saying: you are what you eat—and if we’re talking prevalent skin ailments like wrinkles, acne, and dryness amongst others, the …

Delta Is Making It Harder Than Ever to Upgrade Into Premium Economy

It used to be that Premium Economy on domestic U.S. routes was considered as a bonus for lucky economy passengers.<p>Elite passengers flying in coach …

Thanksgiving Sides That Will Happily Share the Table With Green Bean Casserole

The best Thanksgiving sides are fresh, fuss-free, make-ahead—and don't compete with your beloved green bean casserole for table space.<p><i>The most celebrated meal of the year shouldn't also be the most nerve-racking. Prepare to be prepared with updated classics, no-bake desserts, and more in our</i> …

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The science of religion: How spirituality impacts mental health

Last week, millions of Americans weree navigating crushing crowds and spending hours traveling in order to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis on his first visit to this country. To those who are devoutly religious, the pope's U.S. trip presents a unique opportunity to get papal blessings, receive …

Say Goodbye To Belly Fat By Doing These 6 Yoga Poses

What is success to you?<p>To some, when they think of success, they imagine wealth. Others want power. Some just want to make a positive impact on the …

Slow Cooker Chocolate Dessert Recipes, Because Life Is Beautiful

YUM.<p>If there's one thing we are always thankful for in life, it's chocolate. Chocolate -- in just about any form, at any time of day -- makes us swoon. Chocolate brownies, chocolate cookies, chocolate cakes, chocolate to drink, we want it. The only thing better than chocolate wrapped up into a …

58 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.<p>Whether that be a tool to manage your …

Classified video from 1952 shows the US military testing biological warfare — on the US

Officials back then used what they believed were harmless "simulants" of actual bioweapons. But Leonard Cole, the author of the investigative book "Clouds of Secrecy: The Army's Germ Warfare Tests Over Populated Areas," tells Tech Insider that these supposedly harmless germs are "all considered …

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A Little Spice Makes Everything Nice: 16 Cozy Cinnamon Recipes

Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon? From braises to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.<p><b>Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon?</b> From burgers to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.

How to Choose the Right Health Plan This Year

Employer coverage is getting more restrictive. Here's how to make a smart choice this open enrollment season.<p>As health care costs continue to outpace …

Best Money Tips: Small Changes for a Happier You

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on small changes that will make you happier, challenges your …

Personal Finance

Genetic Testing in Newborns Gets a Critical Breakthrough

In every neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), about half of the tiny residents are there because they are born prematurely and need help to breathe …

20 Ways To Get In On The Cauliflower Trend

It's time to get with cauliflower.<p>As soon as the world figured out that cauliflower can make a fairly adequate replacement for gluten-laden pizza dough, all hell broke loose. Cauliflower is enjoying a renaissance these days.<p>And pizza isn't the only thing cauliflower can stand in for. Rice, tater …

Healthy Eating

5 Tips For Choosing Continuing Education Credits

With yoga knowledge continually evolving, CE is crucial for committed yoga teachers. Here, five tips for getting the most you can out of your time as …

7 Things You Should Never Do on LinkedIn

How dialed in is your LinkedIn profile? As the world's most successful social business network (at last count, the site had 380 million members …

Social Media

Review: JBL’s new Xtreme Bluetooth speaker goes big on sound and design

JBL first announced its new Xtreme Bluetooth speaker back in July alongside the revamped Flip 3. It is the largest and most expensive speaker in JBL’s portable Bluetooth lineup. As such, slim and quiet are not terms that we’d use to describe this new product. Instead, JBL has packed this speaker …

Australia considers real-time shark-tracking app following spate of deadly attacks

The Australian state of New South Wales is holding a shark summit to consider ways to prevent further attacks, including a shark-tracking app, an underwater repellent system and plastic sea walls<p>Australian authorities will consider introducing a shark tracking app that will chart the location of …

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This Unobtrusive Arm Band Will Let You Feel Virtual Reality

The UnlimitedHand adds a new dimension to the VR experience.<p>Virtual reality is getting more immersive and stimulating by the day, but if you try to feel something in VR, your hand will just pass right through the air. A new Japanese startup wants to change that with a VR armband that tricks your …

The Future Of Clean Water Transport Takes Its Cues From Boxed Wine

The plastic Wat’bag pouch protects drinkable water from the bacteria and oil residue found in reused jerrycans.<p>The bag-in-a-box packaging for wine is brilliant, with two components that serve different, but complimentary functions in transporting and protecting the liquid. But never has never been …

ESPERANTO: Modular Units for a Modern Bathroom

ESPERANTO is a new bathroom collection from Italian company Rexa Design that was designed by Monica Graffeo. Perfect for small spaces, the collection …

New Architectural Collages That Double as Visual Poems by Matthias Jung | Colossal

<p>Matthias Jung (previously) creates worlds of surreal architecture that inhabit vast photographed landscapes. The works merge together different …

An Insane Look At How Pathogens Travel Between Species

Pathogens–parasites, viruses, bacteria and fungi–might be invisible to the human eye, but they’re everywhere and affect every living thing. While humans generously share these infectious parasites with other humans, we get them from other species, too. According to a recent paper in <i>Scientific Data</i>, …