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42 Storage Ideas That Will Organize Your Entire House

Get your life in line.

Featured Vehicle: ARB’s Toyota Tacoma

It would be safe to say, no other pickup in North America has been so openly embraced by the overlander as the Toyota Tacoma. Our alternative to the …

North America

The Workout to Build a Bigger, Stronger Chest

<b>Goal 2: A Thinner Waistline!</b><p>Building a bigger, stronger chest also adds size to your shoulders and triceps, widening the top of your body. The larger you are on top, the smaller your waistline appears. So if your diet and aerobic plan are lagging, building a larger upper body will create the …

Stop Wasting Time: Tips to Raise Productivity and Reduce Procrastination

It’s been said that “knowledge is power.” However, an argument can be made that it’s more accurate to say, “applied knowledge is power.” Let’s be …

Lincoln’s final hours: Moment by moment, inside Ford’s Theatre and the home where the president died

<b>(Wikimedia)</b><p>It was a scene of horror and disbelief, yet those who were there recall feeling inspired to live worthy of the man<p>Richard Wightman Fox<p>February 16, 2015 11:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Lincoln’s Body: A Cultural History”<p><i>The collective sense of what had occurred was of a sadness too noble not</i> …

Are You Promiscuous?

Here’s why: A longer ring finger is a sign you were exposed to lots of testosterone in your mother’s womb. And that T exposure has been tentatively linked to higher rates of promiscuity, the U.K. researchers say. (There are tons of more weird links like this one. Check out 10 Crazy Body …

Paleo Diet Meal Planner for Vibrant Energy and Weight Loss!

<b>The Paleo Diet Meal Planner</b><p>And so you have decided the Paleo Plan is now your new food regime. A new way of eating, living and meal planning. The …

Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

Personality

26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments

Jun 30, 2015 by Nick Daly - topgradeapp.com - 41794<p>Build, play and share an unlimited number of quizzes and questions for free. Great for teachers …

An Army Of Knife Experts Share Tips On Choosing The Best Survival Knife

If you’re concerned about survival in the backwoods, having the tools you need when all hell breaks loose, or don’t feel comfortable heading anywhere …

The Diet That Can Save Your Life

What you eat can dramatically affect your chances of developing heart disease, a.k.a. the number-one killer of women in the U.S.<p>When many women think of something that could seriously threaten their health, the bogeyman often starts with a "C": cancer. But if you're going to fear anything, it …

Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?<p>Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly.<p>"Teenagers are not …

The Brain

Fantastic Resources for Teaching Using YouTube

January 25, 2015<br>YouTube is definitely one of the best platforms for searching and accessing educational video resources. We have already covered …

You don’t have a soul: The real science that debunks superstitious charlatans

<b>Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze in "Ghost" (Paramount Pictures)</b><p>Trust science, not myth: Religious hucksters with claims of immortal souls are lying. Let’s embrace reality<p>Julien Musolino<p>January 25, 2015 5:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Soul Fallacy: What Science Shows We Gain From Letting Go of Our …

The 21 Best Bodyweight Exercises for a Strong Core

We've proven that achieving six-pack abs <i>is</i> possible (if not enjoyable), but getting a stronger core doesn't have to involve shunning carbs and …

Workouts

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

In an era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter, we’re all required to do several things at once. But this constant multitasking is taking its toll. Here neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin explains how our addiction to technology is making us less efficient<p>Daniel J Levitin Q&A<p>Our brains are …

McGill University

17 People On The Healthy Routine That Changed Their Lives

1. “I started waking up an hour before I needed to get ready, and I didn’t have any specific tasks to accomplish in that time, it just gave me an …

How to Shoot a Rifle Offhand

Beliefs that my generation held as sacred are now null and void. If Capt. John Paul Jones were asked to surrender today, he would not answer “I have …

The Second Most Useful Phrase I've Learned as a Parent (Toddler Edition)

The scene: We're at the playground, having a ball. My toddler screeches with joy at meeting another 2-year-old. She holds his hand as they take big steps up the stairs to the slide, the picture of cuteness. She waits at the top of the slide for her new friend to sit down, too, so they can slide …

Why I Allow my Kids to Struggle Over Toys

My daughters have always had a rather volatile relationship. Born just 13 months apart and with polar opposite personalities, they have often struggled living their daily lives in each other's company, particularly when it comes to sharing toys.<p>In the beginning, it was quite easy to get caught in …

Here's One Of The Worst Mistakes People Make On LinkedIn

But if you start every conversation by talking about yourself and your own projects, chances are you're losing more connections than you're gaining.<p>"Linkedin [is] all about making the conversation about others," says Patrick Mayoh, an analyst for Euromonitor International, in a LinkedIn post. "What …

Not Insuring These 6 Things Could Bankrupt You

Getting ahead financially isn't easy. It requires hard work and persistence. So why risk years or even decades of hard work and sacrifice only to …

5 Strange Ways to Save Money That Actually Work

Saving methods aren’t limited to clipping coupons and scouring online deals. Try one of these unique ways to cut back on spending to grow your …

17 Personal Finance Books You Need to Read This Year

Many people are hitting the gyms hard in January — but have you considered your financial fitness plan for 2014? To help you bulk up your finances …

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome | Inc.com

Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain, in anticipation of the time off, just says: <i>I have had enough! Bring on the downtime.</i> Then the afternoon just drags on and …

Productivity

14 Things You Didn't Know About How the Sun Will Die

At some 4.6 billion years old, the Sun is about halfway through its life. In another 5 billion years it will be a normal "adult" star no more. Here's the skinny on the upcoming demise of the star that you owe everything to: light, warmth, energy, and life.<p>1. Stars like the Sun will shine for 10 to …

35 Best New Android Apps And Live Wallpapers From The Last 2 Weeks (7/16/14 - 7/28/14)

Article Contents<p>1 Featured App<p>1.1 ZeoSpace<p>2 Apps<p>2.1 Atlas Web Browser (BETA)<br>• 2.2 Clarisketch<br>• 2.3 Bamboo Paper<br>• 2.4 Digify - Share Files Privately<br>• 2.5 …

Gunfight Friday: Home Defense Guns

One of the most common questions I receive is, “Should I buy a Remington 870 or a Mossberg 500?” Today it’s your turn to answer it. The 870 and 500 …

Self Defense