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A Former FBI Negotiator Says These Are The 3 Secrets To Getting What You Want

Do you know how to win a negotiation? This man says he does. He also knows the pitfalls.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You know what you want.<p>You just don't know how to get it.<p>You don't know how to get the upper hand in a …

Body Language

17 Things Everyone Should Know About Epilepsy

Don’t you dare put that spoon in my mouth.<p>Thumbnail image: Gerd Altmann / Creative Commons / Via pixabay.com

Meditations to Use for Stress Relief

Meditations have tremendous benefits for stress management and overall health. While there are many different meditations that are effective, each …

How to beat stress: a complete and relaxing guide

Britain: you're stressed.<p>That, in three words, was the basic message of a wide-ranging Bupa study back in 2013, which looked at the behaviours of …

8 Expert Songwriting Tips to Try in June

Image via ShutterstockWith summer officially here, it’s easy to get distracted from your craft. Why stay indoors to write a new song when you could …

Chuck Palahniuk on How the Graphic Novel ‘Fight Club 2’ Shaped His Forthcoming Movie ‘Lullaby’

The "Fight Club" author is soon to begin production on a film adaptation of his cult novel "Lullaby."<p>“Fight Club” author Chuck Palahniuk is closer …

Want Smart Kids? Make Sure They Learn to Do This

There's a brain-building skill schools are teaching less and less.<p>If you have kids in school, how much time do they spend learning cursive handwriting? Probably not much, especially if they're beyond first grade. The Common Core standards dominating education these days only call for teaching …

University of Washington

22 Secret Ways to Save Money at Amazon

<i>By Morgan Quinn, Contributor</i><p>Visit Amazon.com, and you'll likely find tons of deals on your favorite items -- from electronics, books and toys to clothing, jewelry and home goods. Although you're probably already getting a good deal on an item if you buy it on Amazon, there are still other ways you …

14 Of The Most Phallic Places In The World

Warning: Excessive penis worship ahead.

8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With IKEA's $10 KNUFF Magazine Files

Even if you got stuck in there for a whole afternoon (and, let's be honest, who hasn't?), you might still never see every little thing the IKEA …

13 Waterfalls You Need in Your Life: No Passport Required

If there's a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow, then there should be a waterfall at the end of every hike. Why? Well, along with the chance to take in a majestic natural landscape, the rush of all that water may give your brain a biochemical boost. According to the Center for Applied …

How a Chatbot Helped This Vinyl Records Startup Make $1 Million in 8 Months

Chatbots already have a little bit of a bad name. Early reviews for the ones on Facebook Messenger have been rough due to apparent malfunctions, and …

Chatbots

Earth-like planet may exist in a nearby star system

(Phys.org)—An Earth-like planet may be lurking in a star system located just 16 light years away, according to a new research. The star, named Gliese …

Astronomy

How Science Will Make Cows Obsolete

Welcome to the synthetic butcher shop<p>We depend on cows for food, clothing, and sometimes even insulin. Cattle, though, are expensive and inefficient—each cow drinks a bathtub of water and emits three times that volume of methane daily. There are also the ethics of animal slaughter. But we might no …

This electronic guitar will let even the most musically-challenged learn to play

Some people are just not born to be musicians, but you can’t blame us for at least trying to learn to play an instrument. For most adults, it immediately becomes clear that without hours of daily practice, there’s little chance you’ll ever get good.<p>That’s why Magic Instruments‘ Brian Fan came up …