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15+ Finnish Nightmares That Every Introvert Will Relate To

Finland is often considered to be a nation of introverts, and the Finns are usually the first to make fun of themselves about it. "An introverted …

Best Board Games for Couples | shopswell

My husband and I look forward to Date Night, but finding a babysitter can be challenging, and expensive, so oftentimes we'll have a quiet night at …

50 Small Acts That Make Your Partner Feel Loved In A Relationship

If you feel like you’re the awkward person at social events or you struggle to enter into conversations because you’re shy, it can impact your social …

Sneak peek at ongoing art work inside 'The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum' in Springfield (photos)

SPRINGFIELD- Many people are familiar with the Dr. Seuss classic, "And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street," in book form.<p>But "The Amazing …

Rocking Horse Winner: D. H. Lawrence short story turned modern opera is a real winner

Tapestry Opera has a wonderful new production to close off its 2015-16 season. Composer Gareth Williams and librettist Anna Chatterton's <i>Rocking Horse Winner</i> is a taut, dramatic and well-performed adaptation of the famous D. H. Lawrence short story. Moving the story into the present day – an …

May this short story inspire everyone to create beauty and do good in life

By now, you should know that we here at <i>Top Gear Philippines</i> are big fans of automotive <b>scale models</b>. It's just really amazing how so much detail can …

100 Must-Read Short Story Collections

I discovered my love of short fiction in school. Novels are great, but for someone with zero patience (like me), a good short story is just what I …

These are the 11 weirdest things humans have launched into space

The cosmos are majestic place.<p>They remind us at once of our insignificance on the grand scale of the universe, and the absolute miracle of the fact that we get to live here and witness it all.<p>They're also a place we like to mount weird junk on giant rocket boosters and fire into. Because, you know, …

11 Weird Things People Have Caught Their Pets Doing

"My kitten was always very curious about what lived in the toilet bowl..."<p>"I was doing test photos with my fiancé and normally very handsome dog when I snapped him making this face. I have not stopped laughing at it for two days."<p><b>—Eileen C.</b><p>"I was living in a shared house with two girls and a guy …

Pets

New origins for farmed rice discovered

Chew on this: rice farming is a far older practice than we knew. In fact, the oldest evidence of domesticated rice has just been found in China, and …

Everything You Need to Know About Brexit

From how it actually happened to what it means for the future of Britain, as told by the voices of the Internet.<p>A lot happened during the voting that …

Brexit: Movie, TV leaders warn of impact on British filmmaking

After news broke Friday morning that voters in Great Britain had decided the country should exit the European Union, movie and TV industry leaders …

Skeletons, coins found in dig of ancient Pompeii shop

Italian and French archaeologists have discovered four skeletons and gold coins in the ruins of an ancient shop on the outskirts of Pompeii.<p>Pompeii archaeological site officials said Friday the skeletons are those of young people, including an adolescent girl, who perished in the back of the shop …

New Physician Engineering School

<i>Texas A&M Planning To Create Medical School For Physician Engineers At Houston Methodist Hospital</i><p>Texas A&M University is planning to create an …

This 'map of the universe' is the first full model of Einstein's theory of relativity

Scientists have modelled the universe using Einstein's full theory of relativity.<p>The research teams – from a number of European and US institutions – …

Brexit: What does it mean for you?

<i>Go here to follow CNN's coverage of the UK referendum live.</i><p><b>London (CNN) —</b> The results are in -- the British public has voted to leave the European Union.<p>So what does a Brexit look like for you? It depends who you are.<p>The Homeowner<p>The consensus among British property analysts appears to be that a …

European Union

Brexit could have terrible consequences for the future of the planet

Britain's vote to leave the European Union (EU) — called the "Brexit" — is rattling the international community at a time when global efforts to slow climate change are more important than ever.<p>The most immediate problem is that financial markets are tanking all over the world, which translates to …

Framing

Scientists Are Trying to Make Nuclear Fusion With Frickin' Lasers

Big science is really small. In Central Europe, a 17-mile loop looks for subatomic particles. In Washington and Louisiana, massive L-shaped detectors …

30 of Our Most Outrageously Decadent Dessert Recipes

These desserts are definitely worth busting out your husky pants for.<p>There's a special stratosphere of desserts that requires us to bust out our husky pants—the ones we keep on hand when we don't want to deal with the judgmental pink teeth marks that come about when we put a little too much strain …

Dessert

These Radical Ideas Show How Nature Can Inform Sustainable Design

“Nature has done 3.8 billion years of R&D already, so looking at nature for inspiration is a no-brainer,” says Jacob Russo, co-creator of the Nexloop …

How Introverts Can Become Great Leaders, And Eventually, a Successful Entrepreneur

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut”<br>― Albert Einstein<p>The most common, …

The 15 best anime movies of all time

Best anime movies of all time<p>1<p>Movies, Animation<p>Spirited Away (2001)<p>Lewis Carroll’s <i>Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland</i> shot through with revealing …

Anime

HP Spectre, the world's thinnest laptop, is so much more than just looks

PC makers have been trying to replicate the MacBook Air for years with little success.<p>Alternatives — including 2-in-1 convertibles, transformers and …

MacBook Air

Rudeness in Medical Settings Could Kill Patients

Imagine this: You’re a cardiac surgeon who is pushing into the five-hour mark of a complicated seven-hour surgery. You ask a nurse for a specific …

7 Pro Study Tips That Will Make You Feel Like a Genius

These research-backed tips can help you learn more, faster, and with less effort.<p>Smart isn't just something you are. It's something you do.<p>A boatload of science shows that, when it comes to how fast we learn, context and strategy are nearly as important as sheer mental horsepower. Or as Mikey …

Create Compelling Content: 21 Ways Writers Can Find Creative Inspiration

Coming up with ideas for new posts, articles, and even books can be tough. Here's a list of ways to find the inspiration you need.<p>Want to write more posts? Want to write more articles? Want to write a book?<p>If so, you're not alone (here's looking at you, LinkedIn Pulse), but coming up with …

Hot Summer Books: Amy  Schumer's Memoir, Harry Potter Sequel and 16 Other Must Reads

Schumer opens up about her teen years and Potter grows up in the script to a new London production as THR recommends which books to bring to the …