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Productivity Apps to Stretch Your Days

We’re the first to test-drive any app that promises to make our to-do lists a little less daunting. On the flip side, the sheer number of options can …

Imagining A Dying Milky Way, How Death Of The Milky Way Look Like?

Every galaxy has a life cycle, though unimaginably long, even the Milky Way, which has already existed in it’s current state for billions of years. …

The Dream Job Is a Myth. Focus Instead on Living Your Best Life.

You find your true calling by explore opportunities for happiness and growth.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We're told to follow our dreams, pursue our passions and be extraordinary. But what if we haven't yet figured out what we're meant to do?<p>We millennials were told …

MOTI Is A Smart Device That Motivates You To Adopt Good Habits

It's not easy to get up early, drink enough water, exercise regularly, or take time to relax and meditate. In other words, good, healthy habits don't …

19 ways to turn strawberries into delicious, unique desserts

We thought you might want to take one (or two! or three!) of these little numbers for a spin this week or weekend. You know: Bring one to your …

This Secret Indian Hair-Growth Formula May Finally Give You a Mermaid Mane

Anyone who has unsuccessfully tried to get their hair to grow may roll their eyes at this video in which Prachi (the vlogger behind Super Wow Style) shares a family recipe for lengthier locks. Could a simple mix of natural ingredients really make hair grow up to 30-40 percent as Prachi claims? We …

14 Struggles Only Moms With Depression Will Understand

Turns out, counting your blessings is not a cure-all for depression!<p>Depression is the most common mental illness in America, affecting more than 15 million people — 1 in 10 will suffer from depression at some point in their lives, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. And women …

How I Overcame the Heartbreak of My Son’s Autism Diagnosis

For all of us, there are times when the spinning wheel of fortune lands on “bad things.” We face tragedy, heartbreak, loss, rejection, disappointment …

6 Ways to Stop Overthinking Everything | Inc.com

While everyone overthinks situations once in a while, some people are plagued with a constant barrage of thoughts all the time. Chronic overthinkers rehash conversations they had yesterday, second-guess every decision they make, and imagine disastrous outcomes all day every day.<p>Thinking too much …

Self-help

Love is in the little things...

The Korean artist "Puuung" has produced some really sweet, heart-warming illustrations which bring out simple, but very important details of how we …

Relationships

Catholic priest resigns after stealing £50,000 from the church to buy housekeeper 'lover' four properties

The Catholic priest who stole £50,000 of church funds has resigned after 'falling in love' with his housekeeper.<p>Father John Reid, 69, urged his …

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Using Improv To Help Kids With Autism Show And Read Emotion

It can be difficult to socialize and make friends for many children with autism. Often that's because reading body language and others' emotions doesn't always come easily.<p>Many of us seem to learn these social skills naturally, but maybe there's also a way to teach them.<p>The Psychology Lab at …

Autism

How to Be Present and Peaceful When You Can't Stop Thinking

<b>“Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>When I first started practicing Zen (or presence), I used …

A history of sanctuary cities: How Black Americans protected fugitive slaves

Frederick Douglass called on free and enslaved people to defy state and federal laws that protected slavery<p>Barbara Krauthamer<p>February 9, 2017 4:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>Over the past few days, the national climate has grown increasingly tense over the …

Black History

27 Things Every Person Who Loves A Woman Should Know

💕💕💕💕💕💕<p>Learning how to love a woman ― whether it’s a significant other, sibling, best friend or parent ― is an important lesson that you’ll carry with you forever.<p>With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we asked our Facebook followers<p>to tell us one thing anyone who loves a woman ― …

Wandering Black Hole Found Hiding In Gas Cloud Of Nearby Supernova Remnant

Nothing spoils a good day faster than a black hole sneaking up on you and gobbling you down — spaghettifying and ripping you to shreds for good …

Five of the world′s biggest environmental problems | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 11.10.2016

These five megatrends present major global threats for planet Earth - problems that must be solved if the world is to remain a supportive habitat for …

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

How to be a good husband? Tips to master the qualities of a perfect husband

How to be a good husband? What are the traits and qualities of a perfect husband? Find out the answers and a lot more as this post is packed with …

Relationships

The Crazy Way Men And Women's Brains Fall In Love VERY Differently

How do you fall in love? That was the question I set out to answer. As a biologist, I understand what happens to the brain when you fall in love. It is the increase or decrease of certain neurotransmitters that gave you that unmistakable euphoric feeling of love.<p>But, how do you get there? What …

Relationships

10 Proven Ways To Be More Attractive To The Opposite Sex

Rory Feek Shares Wife Joey's Final Words to Him Before Her Death: 'I Love You'

Before Joey Feek lost her brave battle with cancer in March, she and husband Rory shared an affirmation that couples tell each other every day. But …

Rory

Seeking Asylum and Finding Love

Germany opened its borders to more than 1 million refugees last year—some of whom are now finding love and starting families with locals.<p><b>Get the VICE App on iOS and Android</b><p>Valentina came as a surprise. Two months after Luise Audersch, a young German actress and aspiring puppeteer, met Karam Skaf, a …

German Politics

The Difference Between Lust And Long-Time Love, As Told In Comics

If your partner thinks you’re sexy while you eat a burrito in your pajamas, you know it’s true love.🌯💕<p>At the beginning of a romantic relationship, both parties want to impress each other, only showing off what they perceive to be their most desirable traits.<p>But after you’ve fallen in love, …

Relationships

5 Things I Learned From Falling In Love After Divorce

It's been just over two years since my divorce was finalized. Everything about my life has changed, and I'll be brutally honest: There were times I thought I wasn't going to make it. Divorce may be common, but that doesn't make it any less sad or difficult. I've seen rock bottom, and it's not a …

Injured Mockingbird Given Pair Of Wee 'Snowshoes' To Heal Its Feet

Looking fly.<p>In the wilderness, animals can develop conditions or injuries that can’t be fixed without intervention.<p>That’s where organizations like the California Wildlife Center swoop in to provide help to the helpless.<p>So when the center rescued a young northern mockingbird in distress, they knew …

Snowshoeing

Managing the Hidden Stress of Emotional Labor

With the possible exception of <i>Sesame Street</i>’s Oscar the Grouch, very few of us have the luxury of being able to be completely and utterly ourselves all the time at work. The rest of us are called upon to perform what psychologists call “emotional labor” — the effort it takes to keep your …

11 Parents Share the Moment They Realized Their Baby Was Ugly

Turns out not all parents think their baby is the most beautiful human they've ever seen.<p>Parents have an inherent predisposition to believe their children are absolutely beautiful. Even when their children aren't much more than tiny blobs that eat, sleep, and cry (read: newborns), parents will …