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This 10-Minute Core Workout Will Make You Feel Confident As Hell

By now you know that a strong core (the muscles that surround and support your spine) is essential to mastering nearly every exercise. But did you …

32 Painfully True Facts About Everyday Life

<b>Since you're here...</b><p>... we have a small favor to ask. More people are reading Ideapod than ever before, but advertising revenues across the media …

Fondue with herbed toast spoons

I prefer to make fonduta, the Italian version of fondue, because it is lighter – made with milk – than the Swiss type and uses a less rich cheese. You can source the authentic fontina cheese from an Italian specialist shop, but I find it is easy to make with either taleggio or reblochon, both …

Hypnosis Has More Scientific Basis Than We Thought

There's that placebo effect again.<p><b>By Devin Terhune, Goldsmiths, University of London; Steven Jay Lynn, Binghamton University, State University of New</b> …

Psychology

In Photos: Patagonia’s Stunning Marble Caves

Seeing these caves is worth the difficult journey to reach them.<p>There are some places on Earth where photos can't do the natural beauty …

South America

Want To Know What Your Brain Does When It Hears A Question?

Questions hijack the brain. The moment you hear one, you literally can’t think of anything else. And that can be a powerful tool.<p>What color is your house?<p>After reading that question, what were you thinking about? The obvious answer is the color of your house. Though this exercise may seem ordinary, …

The Brain

12 Powerful Posters Of Female Scientists That Every Classroom Needs

Move over, Einstein.<p>Can you name five female scientists from history?<p>Maybe you named one, or two. Chances are you remembered Marie Curie, the famed two-time Nobel Laureate whose work led to the discovery of radioactivity. Yet there are hundreds of female scientists whose work has been foundational …

Posters

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Quantum Physics

Supermoon Rising: Pictures

Art

Murat yavuz

These Photos Of Flying Kittens Are What You Need Right Now

Warning: This post will make you want to adopt all the cats.<p>Photographer Seth Casteel wants more people to adopt cats. His plan is simple yet genius: take really cute pictures of cats. And, when possible, really cute pictures of cats <i>mid-air.</i><p>Casteel’s recent photography book, titled “Pounce,” …

This Is How To Unlock Meaning In Life: 4 Proven Secrets

There’s no shortage of tips about what brings happiness, but what gives your life <i>meaning</i>?“Meaning in life” is one of those things everybody insists …

Happiness

On Being Unattractive

Among the genetic lottery's prizes is an attractive face.<p>A large body of research has found that, across races and cultures, people with certain …

11 Big-On-Flavor Chicken Recipes Your Family Will Love

Need to revamp your ho-hum chicken dinner routine? Here are a flock of fresh, flavorful ideas to get your family excited about supper again.<p><b>1. Sweet & Spicy Roast Chicken with Carrots, Dates & Pistachios</b><p>In this sweet and spicy dish, chicken is immersed in a honey, citrus and chili-infused marinade, …

Noodles, Zoodles & More: 8 Recipes For Pasta Lovers

Smothered in sauce, covered in cheese, or floating in soup -- dinner is full of pastabilities! These pasta recipes have all been tested, perfected, and family-approved.<p><b>1. Baked Penne with Spinach, Ricotta & Fontina</b><p>In this quick and easy riff on spinach and ricotta cannelloni, penne pasta is tossed …

This Fog Blanket Over San Francisco Looks Completely Otherworldly

Whoa.<p>San Francisco is notoriously foggy. Ever heard the joke, “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco?” Well, it’s not entirely unfounded.<p>When moisture from the Pacific Ocean interacts with the cool prevailing current along California’s coast, fog forms over San Francisco. …

5 Traits Older Generations Don't Understand About Millennials (According to a Millennial)

Here's what you're not getting.<p>Millennials are a hot topic because they are the modern-day disrupters. They're the generation causing the most change. They're the ones redefining the way things get done--and they're the ones closest to the action. They are both the prized spending demographic as …

Demographics

Science Is Divided About Music In The Workplace, But It Doesn't Matter

Whether or not we realize it on a conscious level, music is a universal language. It’s as old as time, it communicates what words alone cannot, and it speaks to each and every one of us in a deeply personal way.<p>The tragedy of music, then, is how often it’s used casually – as background noise, as …

How to freeze food – without getting ill

A nation is frozen with indecision thanks to its ignorance of basic food preservation. Follow these tips to avoid waste – and poisoning<p>Time to face our freezer fears. Not the fear of an 80s demon dog residing in the fridge that some of us still possess from binge viewings of Ghostbusters, but our …

“This is a blow to Europe”: Leaders in the EU react to Brexit

The world is left stunned—and somewhat aghast—as Britain voted to leave the European Union.<p>Voters in the UK chose to leave by a margin of 52% to 48%. Now, with the world’s most complicated divorce finally set to begin, how have Britain’s rejected neighbors reacted to the results of this historic …

Europe

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness