Jay Rowland

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10 meditation apps to help you stay mindful and focused

Buddhify2<p>This is one of the most popular meditation apps, with more than 11 hours of meditations specific to 15 different parts of your day, like …

All the Recipes You Need for a Killer Thanksgiving Dinner

It's officially Thanksgiving crunch time. Deep breaths, no need to panic. We've got you covered with menus, planning tips, and shopping lists; taste tests of Thanksgiving supermarket staples; and plenty of features to peruse while the turkey's in the oven. But most of all, what we've got in true …

The Only 5 Juice Recipes You'll Ever Need

The founders of LA's Pressed Juicery release their first book and share their secret recipes with BAZAAR.<p>If you're cool and you live in LA—or your name is Jessica Alba, Madonna, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Nicole Richie or Emma Roberts—then you're probably a huge fan of the Pressed Juicery, a …

Digestion

26 Fall Cocktails That Are Just Perfect for Thanksgiving

If you're on bartender duty this year, these festive drinks will make you look like a pro.<p>Keep guests happy while you're putting the finishing touches on the Thanksgiving spread. A kitted-out bar with a few specialty sips should do the trick.

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Webcam security: What you must do. Now

Unsecured footage from thousands of webcams around the world -- including in the United States and western Europe -- has been accessed and streamed by a website thought to be based in the Russian Federation, British officials say.<p>The website's operator claims to be republishing the feeds -- from …

Americans Will Pay More For Organic, But They Also Have No Idea What “Organic” Means

The food marketers have won.<p>Young American consumers care about their food, but they’re also entirely baffled by what they’re eating. When brand consultancy BFG surveyed 300 shoppers in late September, they found that nearly 70% were buying some organic food, but only 20% thought they could define …

Twitter just made every public tweet findable … here's how to delete yours

Twitter has made every public tweet made since the service started in 2006 available through its search engine, making everyone’s first, second and third embarrassing tweets viewable by anyone.<p>The search index includes 100s of billions of tweets growing by several billion more each week. Tweets …

7 Things You Didn't Know About Facebook From Mark Zuckerberg's Q&A

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Minnesota beats Nebraska, setting up showdown for Big Ten West with Wisconsin

Minnesota’s shot at a Big Ten championship is still alive.<p>The Gophers overcame a 21-7 halftime deficit to storm back and knock off Nebraska 28-24 on …

European spacecraft lands on comet, with a bounce

A mobile laboratory the size of a washing machine made history Wednesday when it completed a slow-motion descent to the surface of a comet 311 million miles from Earth.<p>But scientists fear it didn't stick the landing.<p>The European Space Agency's Philae spacecraft initially landed close to its target …

14 Apps That Will Teach You Something New Every Day

Have the whole universe at your fingertips.

23 Thanksgiving Dishes You Can Make In A Crock Pot

Your oven is sick of spending the holidays all alone.

Big Pic: China's Lunar Spacecraft Snaps Trippy Pic Of The Moon And Earth

Something seems off here.<p>On its trip around the Moon this week, China’s lunar test probe, Chang’e 5TI, snapped this mind-bending image of the Earth and its satellite, putting the objects in a unique perspective. The photo is taken from just beyond lunar orbit, and it gives the illusion that the …

When a Facebook user dies, there are two options: delete the account or memorialise it. How can people plan for their digital legacy?<p>Sadly, my wife passed away in April. Since then, I have made several requests to have her Facebook account turned into a memorial page. I would prefer this to …

Month in Space: Take a Look at Cosmic Tricks and Treats

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Joseph Campbell on the Roots of Halloween

In the first of two speeches on the symbolism of All Hallows’ Eve, myth master Joseph Campbell delves into the holiday’s Celtic roots and its eternal …

Minnesota Vikings: Ranking the 2014 Impact of Free-Agent Signings So Far

The Minnesota Vikings have had an excellent start to free agency in 2014, choosing to fill several holes on the depth chart for reasonable amounts of money.<p>Rather than dropping a huge amount of money to make a splashy signing at one position, Minnesota has instead spent wisely and given themselves …

Football (U.S.)

God's Not Dead Keeps Its Message Alive

<i>God's Not Dead</i> is the latest entry in the Christian/family entertainment market. Directed by Harold Cronk, the movie sends a strong Christian message while being entertaining at the same time. The cast is largely full of lesser known actors with the exception of Kevin Sorbo and Willie Robertson, …

Is Captain Munnerlyn the Next Antoine Winfield for the Minnesota VIkings?

Way back in 2004, the Minnesota Vikings took a gamble on a short, scrappy cornerback named Antoine Winfield, giving the former first-round pick a six-year deal to help fix a pass defense that ranked near the bottom of the NFL the year prior.<p>The details are a little different 10 years later, but the …

Football (U.S.)

How Al Qaeda Escaped Afghanistan and Lived to Fight Another Day

In 2001 the U.S. almost killed Osama bin Laden, but a series of bad decisions from the White House and Pentagon allowed al Qaeda’s leaders to escape …

Pain Is Not Redeemed by Art: Grief, Loss and Creative Practice

I've been a writer all my life, and a visual artist, too. When I was in private practice, I used creative tools with my psychotherapy clients, drawing from Jungian traditions, from global mythology, from creative arts of all kinds. From sand-tray to self-inquiry, my territory was the creative inner …

Why Moms -- and Their Last Words -- Matter

"I'm sorry I can't take care of you anymore."<p>Those were the last words my mom said to me.<p>I was 14 years old and she had suddenly taken ill. It was nighttime. An ambulance came. She went to the hospital. Intensive care. The details don't really matter anymore. It was 39 years ago this week. My four …

Solar Power in a Bottle

<b>Co-Authored by Vrinda Manglik</b><p>There is no more innovative market than off-grid solar. From pay-as-you-go solutions to M2M technology, entrepreneurs are developing solutions tailored to the energy needs of the 1.3 billion people living in energy poverty around the world. Now, thanks to support from …