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52 Memes You Should Send To Your S.O. Right Now

Relationship milestones: They friended your mum on Facebook.

Why You're Not Losing Weight | Goop

Despite what we’ve long been told, and the pervasive amount of food- and fat-shaming in our culture, the number on the scale isn’t always a simple …

You Can Be Mentally Stronger If You Do This Small Act Every Day

As humans, we tend to set goals throughout our entire lives and dedicate most of our time trying to achieve them. That gives us purpose and …

5 Interesting Android apps you should try

Everyone loves free stuff. And there’s plenty of it on Android, with more than 927,000 free apps available in the Google Play store right now.<p>But a …

A 'Handcrafted' Credit Card with a $450 Annual Fee Is Insanely Popular with Millennials

How can such an expensive card be so popular?<p>The hottest new metal product isn’t the iPhone 7—it’s the Chase Sapphire Reserve Credit Card.<p>According …

How my family of 4 traveled almost for free on Southwest for a year

No, I didn’t quit my day job to spend all my time figuring out how to hack miles. I didn’t go into credit card debt and I didn’t stay up till all …

Pfizer CEO: Clinton's plan to curb high drug prices would be 'very negative for innovation'

Bloomberg reports that at a conference earlier this week, Read criticized the plan, which Clinton proposed last week. Clinton, if elected, hopes to institute a panel that would have "aggressive new set of enforcement tools" against drugs that suddenly rise in price.<p>"The Clinton approach to health …

Wells Fargo Executives Won’t Pay for Scamming Thousands. You Might

You may own Wells Fargo shares through your 401(k).<p>Wells Fargo is in big trouble with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which fined the bank …

Low-Tech Utopia

People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones, which probably isn't an issue when the glass house is a commune.<p>A greenhouse is generally considered to be a house for plants. But for Tokyo-based architect Hiroshi Iguchi, a greenhouse can be a very pleasant home for people, too, and he has …

Uzbekistan's Dictator Is Gone. Russia Wants to Fill the Vacuum

The death of Islam Karimov, a dictator who ran Uzbekistan since its creation a quarter-century ago, has kicked off a new round of geopolitical …

Even Barack Obama and Bill Clinton have to work hard at “being natural,” Hillary Clinton says

His critics can’t deny 55-year-old Barack Obama’s ability to stay on trend with popular culture. He plays with kids in the White House, drops the mic at official dinners, sheds tears listening to touching music. Hillary Clinton, hoping to succeed him as president, is often accused of being …

Time crystals might exist after all

(Phys.org)—Are time crystals just a mathematical curiosity, or could they actually physically exist? Physicists have been debating this question …

NASA: Rumors Of Impending Doom Are Greatly Exaggerated

Have you heard that a giant asteroid is due to strike Earth sometime between Sept. 15 and Sept. 28?<p>If so, you probably thought it was a hoax. And you'd be right.<p>But some people who read "numerous recent blogs and web postings" about impending doom from space weren't sufficiently skeptical. NASA on …

8 Best All-Natural Cereals for Weight Loss

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Walk, Talk and Drink Like a Local: 8 Watering Holes Around the World for the Best Drinks and Culture

Traveling is exciting for a variety of reasons, from seeing historical landmarks to eating in decadent restaurants to wandering the streets of your destination. But it's also important to take a step back from your sightseeing to mingle and live like the locals from time to time.<p>Watering holes …

Head of Rio de Janeiro’s water utility acknowledges ‘problems’ with sewage-filled bay set to host 2016 Olympic events

RIO DE JANEIRO — The head of Rio de Janeiro’s water utility has acknowledged “problems” with the city’s sewage-filled Guanabara Bay but insisted the …

Are Drones Better Than Telephoto Lenses for Spying? The Answer May Creep You Out

Lately, drones have been the topic of many privacy concerns. Notably, one Kentucky man gunned down a Phantom that he thought was taking photos of his …

Comparing scaling agile frameworks

When the Agile Manifesto hit the street in 2001, it combined several methods, sometimes called "lightweight methods," under a single banner. Scrum, …

John Deere says farming is still in trouble

The maker of huge machinery used in farming and construction reported third-quarter earnings results on Friday morning.<p>It beat earnings forecasts, but expects that the rest of the year will be painful for the agricultural industry, of which it has a solid reading.<p>For the quarter, it reported …

Do This If You Want to Retire Early

Achieving an early retirement is doable, if you're willing to do disciplined saving and adjust your spending budget in retirement. Here's a strategy …

3 Foods That Won't Survive Minor Climate Changes

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>If you believe in thermometers, you should believe in global warming. And if you believe in eating fries with your burger, you should worry more about carbon emissions.<p>It won't happen overnight, but as the planet's climate changes, the growth cycles of staple crops will all by …

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Big Ideas at World Expo: Air-Cleaning Concrete, Food That Orders Itself

The Plate<p>In Italian, it’s generally an insult to be called “<i>bacchettone,”</i> a word for someone who is fanatically old-fashioned to the point of being closed-minded.<p>I think it’s a little <i>bacchettone</i> to criticize the World Expo (a.k.a. World’s Fair) for being filtered, because the pavilions are all …

This new 3D printed glass looks just like pouring honey

Humans have been making glass in various forms for thousands of years, from glassblowing techniques developed by the Roman empire to the industrial methods of the 1950s, floating molten glass on huge baths of melted tin. One particularly ancient process though, in which molten glass is coiled …

Bloomberg plans to lay off 100 editorial employees

Bloomberg News is expected to lay off roughly 100 editorial employees in its New York and Washington, D.C., bureaus, according to a report in the <i>New</i> …

10 Mind-Blowing TED Talks On How To Be Confident, Gorgeous- And A Better Person

1. Your Body Language Influences the Way You Feel<p>In this video, social Psychologist Amy Cuddy discusses research that shows how body language shapes …

Married and moving? Heed these money tips

So Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck are splitting up. It's a sad story (hey, I like Ben and Jen both), but there's an interesting lesson for all of us in this news: That they agreed to divide their assets amicably (or so we are told) and mediate their divorce. This type of adult behavior is indeed …

21 Interesting Apps To Train Your Brain

Whether you use your Mac for work or just for your personal projects, you’ve likely found yourself wondering how to improve your productivity. There …

Struggling to remember something? Have a good sleep, as researchers find it boosts memory

Scientists show for first time that sleep makes it easier to retrieve nuggets of information that may have got lost in a corner of the brain<p>If you are trying to remember something vital you have forgotten, get a good night's sleep.<p>It is well known that sleep boosts memory, but scientists have shown …