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Just one action for women in science

Women in science have been much in the news over the past week. Do they cry too much? Are they #distractingly sexy?<p>Whatever your take on the recent furore, I would like to propose we use the focus on the challenges facing women in science to drive forward real change. I challenge individuals to …

Feminism

29 Geek DIY's To Make Right Now

Spread love, that's the geeky way.

6 Ways Periods Have Been Used to Send a Social Message

Taboo, schmaboo<p>If you’ve been anywhere near the Internet recently, you’ve probably seen this photo:<p>Rupi Kaur, a Canadian artist and poet, decided to make the taboo surrounding menstruation the theme of her college photo project, so she snapped pics featuring herself lying on her side with …

Feminism

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The Ultimate Guide To Your Most Productive Morning Ever

There’s something magical about the morning hours. This quiet, calm time of the day is unrivaled. In fact, the morning time is so unrivaled that it’s …

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Gets an Exhausting New Name

Hey, it's better than the "yuppie flu."<p>It's been around for decades, and 2.5 million Americans suffer from it. Yet chronic fatigue syndrome has always gotten the side eye from skeptics. The name itself raises eyebrows. In our crazy hectic world, aren't most of us chronically fatigued? Also, since …

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6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

6 Signs You're Exhausted (Not Just Tired)

Photo: Twenty20<p>If you stifle yawns in 2 p.m. meetings and find yourself passed out cold during the previews on movie nights, you probably already …

A good night's sleep when you're young can ward off Alzhemier's

How getting a good night's sleep when you're young can ward off Alzhemier's: Getting a regular eight hours keeps you mentally sharp into old</b> …

12 Fashion Apps To Download Now

For the fashion girl glued to her phone, these apps range from shopping to closet organizing and are guaranteed to step up your sartorial game.<p><b>1) PS Dept</b><p>For the fashionistas who don't already have their own stylist on speed dial, PS Dept gives users access to a personal fashion consultant 24/7. …

‘Nervous nerd’ Peter Jackson talks about finishing another Tolkien adventure | The Star

<b>Since you had this strong vision for The Hobbit</b><b>trilogy from start, did you feel frustrated over criticisms that you took a single small Tolkien novel</b> …

Endurance Sports Make Your DNA Healthier

Longer workouts can seem daunting, but wait until you hear what the long-term payoffs are<p>It’s no secret that sticking to a regular exercise routine …

Muscle

On 'The Late Late Show,' Craig Ferguson became best host on TV

Craig Ferguson, the host for 10 years of CBS' "The Late Late Show," taped his last episode Thursday, a day before it was set to air — by which time, he pointed out, he would already be back in Scotland, where he's from. I almost wrote "back home in Scotland," but Ferguson is an American citizen …

Little Girl Makes The Case For Strong Female Characters By Listing What They've Taught Her

Frustrated by the lack of strong female characters in literature? So is this little girl.<p>On Wednesday, military officer and author Myke Cole tweeted a page from his 10-year-old niece Mia's scrapbook in which she details the important things female literary protagonists have taught her.<p>"This entry …

5 Times Stephen Colbert Changed the World

Since its first episode in 2005, <i>The Colbert Report</i> has mostly served to make us laugh. But Stephen Colbert—both as his over-the-top, …

Comedy

It’s Not Just For Your Brain: Meditating Can Actually Change Your DNA

The benefits of mindfulness meditation just keep piling up.<p>Meditation is good for you. We don’t need to tell you that. The chorus of voices extolling the virtues of mindfulness is never-ending: It decreases stress. It helps you focus. It can even rewire your mental circuitry. But it’s not just your …

Mindfulness

Need to Solve a Problem? Dreaming May Help

Dreams can provide career-changing advice if you know how to ask.<p>Are you faced with a difficult decision, a crisis in your business or personal life, or a sticky problem you just can't seem to solve? Try looking for the answer in your dreams.<p>It may sound a bit like leaving a tooth and hoping for …

Paul McCartney

6 Trends That Totally Work At Work

No matter how relaxed your work environment — even at R29, where sneakers and denim are <i>de rigueur</i> — the question of what to wear to the office can …

How Student Entrepreneurs Strike a Work-Life Balance

It takes strategic planning and tools to effectively juggle school, work, and a personal life.<p><i>We asked student entrepreneurs how they handle the difficult balance between running a business and attending school. These students have competed in the</i> <i>Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA)</i><i>, a</i> …

Project Management

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …