Heather Folts

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6 Easy Outfit Ideas For Those Mornings When You Just Can't

One word: leggings.<p>We all have those mornings, when getting up seems almost as terrible as walking over hot coals in bare feet, and getting dressed seems even worse than that. But unfortunately, the whole nudity movement hasn't quite caught on, and unless you work in a <i>very</i> liberal environment, …

Clothing

10 Crazy Paradoxes That Will Blow Your Mind

A paradox is a premise that contradicts itself. It’s a situation that seems to defy logic by producing an inconsistency that goes against common …

Time Travel

The Race To Prove 'Spooky' Quantum Connection May Have a Winner

Entanglement breakthrough could lead to unhackable Internet<p>Particles don’t obey the same rules as people. Poke a particle, and another one far away can instantly respond the touch -- without any messages passing through the space between, as if the two particles were one. “Entanglement” is what …

Quantum Physics

Book Review: The World Beyond Your Head

Matthew B. Crawford is a senior fellow at the University of Virginia’s Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture and a fabricator of components for …

17 Free Online Learning Sites that Provide High Quality Opportunities

With the Internet, there is no excuse for you to not be learning at least one new thing every day. Check out these 17 awesome free online learning …

Online Learning

7 surprising facts you probably don't know about the US Army

Americans celebrate the birth of their nation as July 4, 1776, but the Army is actually the country's "big brother." That makes sense, considering the Continental Army of 1775 — led by future President George Washington — needed to start beating the British in the colonies so Thomas Jefferson could …

This Is Why You Should Not Aim At A Happy Life Anymore

Happiness is different things to different people. Philosophers believe happiness is about living a good life and flourishing, not simply defining …

Happiness

3 Cognitive Biases That Alter Your Thinking

“<i>Change your thoughts and you change your world.</i>”<br>~Norman Vincent Peale<p>There are far too many layers of cognition (thinking, knowing, remembering) to …

New Yorker pretends to be doctor for 3 years, officials say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Lee-Edwards was arrested this week and accused of impersonating a clinical psychologist and medical doctor for three years and potentially providing mental health services to over 100 patients, said the Richmond County District Attorney's office.<p>He is "a dangerous scam artist who …

Voice Mail

Why is Russia sending bombers close to U.S. airspace?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two Russian bombers intercepted by U.S. fighter jets off the California coast on July Fourth could be seen as having raised a metaphorical middle finger to the United States.<p>"Good morning, American pilots. We are here to greet you on your Fourth of July Independence Day," they said, …

Military

Why mind-reading is a science, not a magic trick

Electrical activity within the brain means that our thoughts can be read and understood<p>You may believe your thoughts are intangible and inscrutable, but all mental activity is communicated via electrical impulses. As our understanding of the brain improves, we’re increasingly able to decode our …

The Brain

These Indoor Garden Instas Are Growing on Us - The Accent™

Hope everyone is ready for some bright, eye-catching DIY decor, because it is about get colorful up in here! Read<p>You don't need to resort to just a …

Houseplants

Iran nuclear talks resume days before deal deadline

Top US and Iranian officials have said hard work was still needed as they met in Austria for what could be their final negotiations to bridge significant differences on an agreement to curb Iran's nuclear programme.<p>With a self-imposed deadline approaching on Tuesday, both sides emphasised that …

South Asia

Why you should buy Amazon’s Echo home hub

Amazon’s Echo — an odd voice-activated domestic hub — just went on sale to the general public. If you’ve got $200 to burn, I recommend it. It’s oddly great — and it gives you a glimpse of the future.<p>If Apple’s Siri-controlled HomeKit comes close, controlling your home by voice is going to be a lot …

Smart Homes

Your Greatest test in Life

<b>Be strong now, because things will get better. It might be stormy now but it can’t rain forever.</b><p><b>I love offering my help to others in need even when</b> …

Happiness

VEDANTA-The True Hinduism

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>VEDANTA-The True Hinduism. …

How ISIS’s ‘Attack America’ Plan Is Working

The terrorist group’s sophisticated social-media campaign is reaching its audience in the United States. What it does next has law enforcement …

Prison Born

What becomes of the babies of incarcerated mothers? Research suggests that having nurseries in prisons leads to lower recidivism rates for moms and better outcomes for their kids.<p>Alyssa mayer was four months pregnant the day a police officer showed up at her motel room in Kingston, New York. It was …

How Gratitude Helps Us Uncover Happiness

In my personal practice of uncovering happiness and in my research behind the science of it, one wonderful thing I’ve found is the incredible power …

50 Best Android Apps for 2014

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Russian Photographer Creates Stunning Visual Narratives Inspired by Fairytales

Russian photographer Margarita Kareva brings fairytales and other magical stories to life in her gorgeous fine-art portraiture. With the goal of weaving fictional narratives that fall outside the realm of photorealism, Kareva immerses her beautiful subjects in fantastical scenes that look straight …

Photography