Jeremy Bowser

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How to Make Yourself Work (When You're Not in the Mood)

How to beat procrastination and get things done even when you don't feel like working.<p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, …

Meet the adventurer who's gone to nearly 100 countries and can take you on the adventure of a lifetime

During Matt's Adventure Academy course, participants are taken to this stunning hidden village. Matt Prior Matt Prior takes adventure to a new level.<p>A member of the prestigious Explorers Club, his past endeavors have included circumnavigating Lake Baikal on a WWII-era Russian motorbike, traveling …

South America

The four horsemen of bad decision making

Until last week, former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn stood among the finest leaders in the world. In 2010, he put a plan in place to turn VW into …

Make them shut up about God: The right-wing’s religious delusions are killing us — and them

Carson, Fiorina, Huckabee and Jeb! can’t stop spouting insanity about the Lord. Journalists should call them out<p>These are trying times for rationalist rejecters of make-believe celestial tyrants and human-authored “magic” books.<p>A paunchy old man in a white frock and beanie (aka Pope Francis), who …

Religion

The history of interracial sex: It's much more than just rape or romance.

When South African comedian<p>Trevor Noahtakes over as host of "The Daily Show" on Monday night, he'll probably introduce his new audience to his family biography. Born in Johannesburg to a black South African mother and a white Swiss German father in 1984, when apartheid was still firmly in place and …

Black History

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

In his fourth book, "American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures in North America," award-winning author Colin Woodard identifies 11 distinct cultures that have historically divided the US.<p>"The country has been arguing about a lot of fundamental things lately including state …

The Foresight Of Leadership Without Vision

Tom Peters recently offered a provocative tweet, indicating that he would like to banish the words “charismatic” and “vision” from our concepts of leadership. “Thinking ahead is great,” he maintains, “but it becomes more than it is when you sprinkle Holy Water and enshrine it as Vision.” So what is …

Leadership

The religious have gone insane: The separation of church and state — and Scalia from his mind

A “strong and passionate” belief in God does real harm — look no further than the GOP or the Supreme Court<p>The headline on the News Nerd was almost too good to be true: “American Psychological Association to Classify Belief in God As a Mental Illness.” A study, the story beneath it read, had led the …

37 Tragically Mispronounced Pop Culture Things

Prabal, jicama, HAIM.<p>Okay, so maybe John Travolta didn't so much "mispronounce" Idina Menzel's name as he said an entirely <i>different</i> name, but we can't really judge him that much when there are so many words (fashion designers, indie bands, GOOP-y foods) we here at ELLE.com mumble through because …

Peter Thiel

What's Next for Baltimore

A citywide curfew that went into effect late Tuesday until early Wednesday brought calm to Baltimore in the wake of riots that spotlighted deep …

NASA accidently discovers faster-than-light travel

<b>SYSTEMS:</b> Forget the apparent innovation in “space travel” being pushed by the likes of Virgin Galactic and SpaceX, most of the real science in the …

Space Travel

The Artist Who Ditched Tom Cruise For Honey-Covered Nudes

Blake Little’s photographs of nude dancers, octogenarians, toddlers, and gay ‘bears’ in honey have a haunting, statuesque beauty—but how do they get …

50 Cent

Solar solution: MIT creates way to make salt water drinkable

With mandatory water restriction recently ordered for the first time in California, an MIT team has come up with an award-winning, cost-effective and …

Into the light...

The 9 Books Every Boss Should Read | Inc.com

There are more than a million business books in print, and thousands more published every year. But what if, for some reason, you were only allowed to read nine books about managing people? (Why nine and not 10? I'll explain at the end of the post.)<p>After giving it a lot of thought, here are the …

Leadership

See 9 Stunning Photos From the Volcano Eruption in Chile

Lightning illuminates a cloud of ash as lava spews from the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile on April 23, 2015.<br>Martin Bernetti—AFP/Getty Images

Banned From 4,540 Walmarts

On April 9, 2015, Wanda M. was banned from Walmart. Wanda signed a document entitled "Notification of Restriction from Property," which reads:<p>Walmart can prohibit individuals from entering its property who interfere with its business, shoplift, destroy property or otherwise behave in a manner that …

Home Depot

23 Borderline Genius Ideas To Make Your Home More Organized

In this fast pace of life, you need some clever ideas to make your life much easier and make your home more organized. Learn some simple genius ideas …

25 Products Every Traveler Needs

You're not really ready for your next epic adventure—or weekend getaway—until you've seen our perfect carry-on, pickpocket-proof pants, and many more …

Travelers

20 Things You Need To Give Up If You Want To Be Truly Happy

The only thing standing in your way towards happiness is you; no one else is allowed to set up limits for you but you, nor there should be. No matter …

“Pagan statism”: The frightening corporate/Christian alliance that invented “In God We Trust” and “One Nation Under God”

We think of One Nation Under God as a phrase dating back to our founding. The real history is newer — and scarier<p>In 1949, some of the country’s top advertising executives launched a national marketing campaign. They weren’t selling a physical product. They were selling religion. Before long, the …

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’: James Spader builds an idiosyncratic villain | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Ultron, played through performance capture by James Spader, is the villain in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron." (Marvel)<p>Ultron, played through performance capture by James Spader, is the villain in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron." (Marvel)<p>James Spader signs autographs at the Hollywood premiere …

Marvel Universe

Don't Book a Return Flight: 6 Destinations That Are Pricey to Reach, But Cheap to Stay

Airfare has been killing us recently. Fuel prices may be plummeting, but that simply means more cash for airlines, rather than more savings for passengers. So, unless consumer demand drops (which we don't expect anytime soon), flying just about anywhere in the world will remain a costly affair. But …

Mogadishu woman's incredible Insta pics debunks idea of stereotypical Somalia

Cape Town - Think Black Hawk Down, think blood and war, murder and famine... Yes, you've guessed it, we're talking about Somalia, right?<p>Wrong.<p>Que …

Africa