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Moving quotes about Dunkirk from men who were there

'I never thought I would see that again. It was just like I was there again.'<p>Christopher Nolan’s new film <i>Dunkirk</i> is proving to be a critical and …

4 reasons why you should not be browsing the internet without the Disconnect app

<b>Disconnect App</b><p>Feel the need to step up cyber-security on your devices? There’s an app for that!<p>Salon Marketplace<p>July 25, 2017 10:20pm (UTC)<p>In a time when cyber-attackers are becoming more sophisticated every day and net neutrality regulations are constantly under fire, it's a good idea to invest in …

Cybersecurity

4 Shark Encounters That Show Them as Gentle Giants

The New McLaren 570S Spider Spins through Barcelona

The 562 hp convertible turns heads in one of the world’s most eye-catching locations.<p>The invitation to travel nearly 6,000 miles for a day-and-a-half …

11 Strategies to Develop an Unshakeable Belief in Yourself

Success requires that you believe in yourself 110 percent, 25 hours of every day. For some, this belief comes naturally. For others, it must be …

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure Numbers in 2 Weeks

One of the best ways to prevent heart attacks and strokes is to maintain a lower blood pressure. If your doctor says your numbers are creeping up, …

What to eat, drink before and after a workout | NOLA.com

As a sports dietitian, one of the most common questions I get is: What should I eat before and after a workout? This query often comes after a …

Bacon Fried Rice Will Get You Up in the Morning | MyRecipes

On Sunday mornings my first meal can often not happen after noon, when some civilized folks might say breakfast time is over. While I think any time …

Valuable German WWII Enigma machine found in flea market

A German-made Enigma I machine sold for 100 euros at a flea market in Romania has been sold a second time for 45,000 euros. The breaking of the …

10 Things Your Partner Should Never Say to You

Despite how the old "sticks and stones" saying goes, words can often cut deep. And when something hurtful is said, it's not easily forgotten. There are certain phrases that should be forbidden in a relationship, and knowing them now might help prevent them from spilling out later. Regardless of …

Self-help

This is How to Do Things You Don’t Want to Do

The author is a certified mental trainer and writer. The commonThe post This is How to Do Things You Don’t Want to Do appeared first on iamwire.

Startups (India)

How to Ramp Up Training and Stay Healthy—No Matter Your Diet

Ask an elite athlete how nutrition factors into her performance, and she’ll likely tell you that it’s just as important as her training plan. In many cases, she may even call it <i>the</i> most important factor. But the increased effort levels during training can make sticking to your diet tough since even …

Nutrition

Time is running out for seniors to get a lifetime pass to US national parks for just $10

America’s best idea is about to get a bit more expensive. From now until 28 August 2017, US citizens and permanent residents aged 62 and older can get a lifetime pass for just $10. But in August the price will increase to $80.<p>Last December, Congress passed the price hike as part of the National …

11 Classic Books You Must Keep on Your Bookshelf

Complete your library this Prime Day.<p>It's Prime Day, which means deals abound all over Amazon.com. While you're filling your cart, add these classics to your bookshelf or Kindle library—the BAZAAR editors tell you why they return to them time after time below. Plus, score the best tech deals for …

Literature

15 movies you need to see that people agree are absolutely perfect

We've all been there. It's a Friday night and once again you're scrolling through Netflix or the television guide trying to find a good movie.<p>That's where movie fans come in to help. A while back, Reddit user VarrickCarter23 asked the /r/movies subreddit what films they would consider a perfect …

22 incredible photos from where jumbo jets go to die

The days of the jumbo jet are numbered. Since their debut in the late 1960s, planes such as the Boeing 747 and the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 have been the undisputed queens of the sky.<p>But the size, four-engine dependability, and range of these big planes are no longer enough of a competitive …

Consumer Reports Experts Discuss Which Used Cars They Would Recommend

New cars are the mercurial media star, spotlighted in exciting sneak peeks, special events, and flashy marketing campaigns. But the smart money for …

Alfa Romeo

10 Steak Recipes That'll Make You Feel Like A Grill Master

And why you should invest in more expensive meat.<p>If you want an epic summertime meal, grill a couple of steaks. It’s easy, it’s quick, but most importantly, it’s <i>really</i> good. There are a couple of things you should know before you fire up that grill though, even before you pick up a steak at the …

Cooking

40 Things You Never Knew About the 'Star Wars' Franchise

There's never been a better time to be a "Star Wars" fan.<p>The franchise is currently dominating the pop culture landscape, with "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" hitting theaters December 2017 and the Young Han Solo movie following in 2019.<p>To help fill the wait until those movies finally hit, here are 11 …

Star Wars

7 Things I Did to Finally Get in Shape After College

While I was in college, I was convinced that I was living the best years of my life. And I was . . . at that point in time! Studies, parties, exploring a new city, "finding myself," making friends, and living in a house of 64 of my best girlfriends really was — at the time — the best time of my …

The Dalai Lama Reveals How You Can Discover the True Nature of Reality

Have you ever wondered about the true nature of reality? Is everything an illusion or is it real?<p>The Dalai Lama, as one of the world’s most …

Meditation

Why schools have stopped teaching American history

“Don’t know much about history . . .,” goes the famous song. It’s an apt motto for the Common Core’s elementary school curriculum.<p>And it’s becoming a …

The Dalai Lama Reveals Exactly What We Need in the Age of Fake News

As the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism and leader of the Tibetan government in exile for half a century, the Dalai Lama has well considered …

Hinduism

Spending Time Around Traffic Is Literally Destroying Your Brain

New research finds a marked increase in dementia among those living by busy roadways.<p>The highways around where I live in Portland, Oregon are like congestion voids—black holes or boundless oceans. You go in hoping to reappear elsewhere in the city or beyond, but without any assurance of exiting at …

Stan Lee has made 44 cameos in the Marvel universe — here they all are

Marvel may include multiple universes across TV and film, but one thing unites them all: the Stan Lee cameo.<p>Lee is an unrivaled legend in the comics world and the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. The icon's comic career started back in 1939 before Marvel existed. He's responsible for …

Marvel Universe

Letting Your Cat Purr On Your Body Can Have A Huge Impact On Your Health

Johanna is a writer who lives, works, and volunteers in New York.<p>Cat lovers know it to be true: There’s nothing like cuddling with your cat, rubbing …

Cute

Narcissists Make Good First Impressions, But Emotionally Intelligent People Make More Friends

A new study examines two personality traits and how they affect your ability to form and maintain good relationships.<p>Most leadership advice these days plays up the importance of emotional intelligence--or the ability to process social cues and approach relationships with empathy. So why is it that …

Mayo Clinic fitness philosophy

Want to get the most out of your regular physical activity? Try these recommendations, based on national guidelines, medical research and Mayo Clinic …

Exercise