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A psychology professor reviewed decades of research about having kids and came to a depressing conclusion about marriage

Lots of women look forward to motherhood — getting to know a tiny baby, raising a growing child, developing a relationship with a maturing son or daughter.<p>All over the world, people believe that parenting is the most rewarding part of life. And it's good that so many mothers treasure that bond with …

Why You Need to Learn How to Speak a Leadership Vocabulary

The words you say and the way you say them can make the difference between your team's success and failure.<p>In leadership, as in most fields, there's a specialized vocabulary. But unlike the language of most fields, the words that mean the most in leadership aren't technical jargon. They reflect the …

Leadership

It’s #TattooDay — Check Out These Inkers Who Elevate The Art Form

Tattoos are becoming damn near ubiquitous these days. It’s pretty hard to think of a celebrity under 40 that doesn’t have at least one (or more). Any amount of time spent watching sports, scrolling through Instagram, or drinking at a bar, and you’re going to see some ink.<p>I’ve been getting tattoos …

Kyrgyzstan

Choosing Your Leadership Style? Start with The 5 Must-Have Traits

Whether you are the owner of a business or without a leadership title, you can choose the type of leader you want to be. There is a lot of research …

Bob Marley

Johns Hopkins' drone flies straight from an underwater station

A UAV developed by a Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab team can stay underwater for months, waiting out of sight until it's called to duty. When the machine does get deployed, it can swim up and fly into the air, just like any other quadcopter. The team calls their creation the KRAKENS …

You Asked: How Do I Improve My Posture?

Experts call it “the turtle.” It’s that neck-bent, shoulders-forward, hunched-over position many people assume when sitting all day at work on their …

Ergonomics

How to Stock a Fridge & Freezer for One

<b>I began cooking for myself regularly when I was a culinary student in Paris more than a decade ago.</b> Back in those days, I lived in a tiny studio with a small refrigerator and very few cupboards. My pantry was compact and I shopped for most ingredients at the neighborhood farmers markets on an …

Why Is My Vegan Entree as Expensive as the Meat?

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>One of the most common complaints I see from vegetarians and vegans is about the cost of menu items at restaurants. "My grains and vegetables are much cheaper than his burger, so why isn't the vegetarian option way …

Food & Dining

How to Raise a Kid Who Thinks Critically

With schools focusing more on critical thinking, it's time to nurture this crucial skill.<p>While learning a social-studies unit about the Revolutionary War, a student in Lisa Wilson's fourth-grade class at Arroyo Seco Elementary School, in Livermore, California, asked: "Why did people want to fight …

Teaching

The Fastest Way to Ripen a Rock-Hard Avocado

Damn, an avocado with salt is awesome. Too bad the one you were hoping to eat is still totally under-ripe. Here, a speedy trick to help it ripen faster (aka almost overnight).<p><b>What you need:</b> An apple, a brown paper bag and that not-quite-ready avocado<p><b>What you do:</b> Place the apple and the avocado …

Clark Howard

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Frugal Living

Scientists are on the cusp of these 15 discoveries that will transform the world

Technological innovation happens at an exponential rate.<p>Our smartphones are more powerful computers than the Apollo 11 mission to the moon used. Many …

13 Beauty Trends to Look Forward to in 2016

Heavy contouring is out, y'all.<p>Contouring had a huge moment in 2015 — remember clown contouring and henna contouring? — but the pendulum is going in the other direction in 2016. Makeup is going to go au naturel. Read on for 13 beauty trends you can look forward to next year.<p><b>1. Smoky Eyes:</b> Sexy, …

10 strangest animal discoveries of 2015

Every year, scientists wade into jungles, deserts and museum collections to examine animals and, if they're lucky, discover a new species.<p>For instance, in 2015 researchers identified a ruby-red sea dragon off the coast of Australia, a new species of giant tortoise in the Galápagos Islands and an …