Kierra Hardy

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Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

14 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

Information overload is a creature that has been growing on the Internet’s back since its beginnings. The bigger the Internet gets, the more …

Kendrick Lamar Makes a Triumphant Return to ‘SNL’

Kendrick Lamar made his debut on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> nearly two years ago, basking in the acclaim of his first album, <i>Good Kid, m.A.A.d City</i>. With his …

What To Do When You Have No Idea What To Do With Your Life (9 action steps to start)

Once upon a time, I had no idea what to do with my life.<p>Actually, there were many times while I was in college and after when I was lost. Even when I …

3 Keys to Jumpstarting Your LifeIf You’ve Been Living on Hold

“<b>It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole lives waiting to start living.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>One key lesson I learned on my journey to …

Derek Jeter Exits in Dramatic Fashion

Derek Jeter's Last Game at Yankee Stadium

Yes, Derek Jeter Hit a Game-Winning Single in His Last Game at Yankee Stadium

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Love him, hate him, grudgingly respect him, Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter took his farewell tour to …

The Ultimate Wanderlist: 60 Cities To Visit Before You Die

It’s never too late to go on a holiday you’ll never forget. Or 60 holidays! Here’s a list of 60 of the best cities to visit, according to tourists …

European Travel

The Top 50 Cities To See In Your Lifetime

Buena Vista Images via Getty Images<p>With our ever-expanding bucket lists, it's sometimes easy to lose sight of the essentials. Well, we've gone to the community of travelers at minube.net with a simple goal: find the greatest destinations on Earth. From the great ancient capitals to the modern …

European Travel

6 Ways to Be a More Sustainable Traveler

Reduce your impact on the planet, support local economies, and protect wildlife.<p>The United Nations designated 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development—an opportunity to raise global awareness about how responsible tourism can act as a vehicle for positive change.<p>The three …

The 25 Best Hotels In The World

The magazine asked its readers to vote on hotels around the world, and rank them by categories such as location, service, and food. Each hotel then received an average score out of 100.<p>This year, the Triple Creek Ranch in Montana took the top spot. But Triple Creek Ranch isn't the only American …

National Parks

The Word You Shouldn't Use On Your Résumé

At least not if you want your application to stand out<p>We can’t think of anything less fun than brainstorming words to describe your work skills—but it might be a smart thing to do. <i>Responsible</i> is the most overused word on people’s résumés, according to a new analysis released today by LinkedIn.<p><b>MORE:</b> …

The Best Thing To Eat In 35 Countries Around The World

Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. We added in some of our own selections.<p>From wiener schnitzel in Austria to feijoada in Brazil to katsudon in Japan, don't miss these 35 …

Saudi Arabia

50 Places to Visit in All 50 States

America is truly beautiful, from California to New York, from the redwood forests to the Gulf Stream waters — and don’t forget the amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties. To celebrate this amazing country that’s brimming with beauty and diversity, we wanted to capture one “must-see” …

6 Common Sense Tips to Immediately Improve Your Life

Another day begins and here you are, lost in your own thoughts, caught between the fantasy world of your future and the cold, harsh reality of the …

Here's Why Madeira Was Just Named The Best Island In Europe

Madeira, which is part of Portugal, is an archipelago of small islands located in the Atlantic Ocean about 350 miles from Morocco. It is made up of the islands of Madeira, Porto Santo, and the Desertas.<p>With incredible natural pools carved out of lava rocks, gorgeous cliffs overlooking the ocean, …

Madeira

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

10 Ways to Add Japanese Style to Your Interior Design

One word sums it up : Zen. Yes, peaceful simplicity surrounds the modest designs of Japanese culture. Thousands of years steeped in tradition have …

17 Daily Habits My Dad Insists Will Make You Happier and More Successful

Want to improve your life, one daily habit at a time? My dad offers some pretty good advice.<p>The other day my dad sent me an email with the subject line, "YOUR COLUMN." (My dad is sometimes big on all-caps.) It began:<p><i>Bill:<br>In the tradition of 12 step programs and your excellent columns, I offer the</i> …