Kim Noll

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Here’s How to DIY the Best Body Scrub for Your Skin

Body scrub is one of those beauty products that doesn't need to have 87 ingredients to do its thing. In fact, to hear Sarah Buscho—co-founder of …

Skin Care

Swimming with elephants and sharks

<b>Ali Bin Thalith grew up by the coast in Dubai where both his father and grandfather were pearl divers. He spent much of his childhood either in the water or watching Jacques Cousteau films - since then he's become a photographer, specialising in underwater images.</b><p>Swimming with an elephant off the …

Bridget Christie: the trouble with mobile phones

Technology is ruining films, causing road traffic accidents, even affecting our sex lives<p>Last Sunday evening I went to my local cinema to see the Oscar frontrunner, The Revenant, starring Leonardo DiCaprio as a cold, hungry, injured, angry man. Halfway through this beautifully shot survival epic, …

Is mindfulness making us ill?

It’s the relaxation technique of choice, popular with employers and even the NHS. But some have found it can have unexpected effects<p>I am sitting in a circle in a grey, corporate room with 10 housing association employees – administrators, security guards, cleaners – eyes darting about nervously. We …

Mindfulness

The 7 Biggest Complaints Of Long-Married Couples

Habits that cause the biggest problems, plus easy ways to reignite your love and end the fights.<p><b>SPECIAL FROM</b><p>After 30 or 40 years of marriage, you can't blame some couples for settling into not-so-constructive patterns. You get married young, you share joy, pain, stress, and family, and gradually …

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

It’s 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. …

Time Management

Warren Buffett says these are the 6 most important things you should do with your money

Do you want to be smarter with your money and better at building wealth next year than you were this year? There's no one better to turn to for advice than Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha has built his own personal fortune to more than $72 billion, making him the third richest person in the …

Investing

9 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Stigmatizing People With Mental Illness

It's 2015. Come over to the cool side and stop stigmatizing people with mental illness. Just like when you sold your tapes, cut off your mullet, and canceled your MySpace account, you need to say goodbye to your stigma, stereotypes and judgment. They are out of style and mean.<p>We all have to stop, …

Rare Photographs of Marilyn Monroe Go on Display in London

Monroe's collaborations with photographers Milton H. Greene and Douglas Kirkland produced some of the most iconic images of her career.<p>Two legendary celebrity photographers are united in their mutual affinity for Marilyn Monroe in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes," an exhibition showing at The Little …

A guide to the literature of Japan’s “comfort women”: Comfort station survivors tell their stories

<b>(Columbia University Press)</b><p>As Japan & South Korea reach an agreement on the painful subject, some books to help the reader untangle the past<p>Danielle Harms<p>January 17, 2016 1:00pm (UTC)<p>If you’ve followed any of the headlines emerging about the “comfort women” in the past weeks—or months, or years, or …

South Korea

Exactly What You Should Eat Every Day in 6 Simple Charts

Finally, some guidelines you can actually digest.<p>So the government changed its mind about what you're supposed to eat. It pulls this party trick every five years, at which point a team of Very Important medical and dietary experts assess what people actually eat and use that research to tweak their …

5 Ways to Rewire Your Brain to Improve Relationships

You fall in love hard, but it’s not your fault. As much as you try to resist the allure of <i>amor</i>, you just can’t help but want to connect romantically with another human being. And science backs this up. In the early 2000s, researchers discovered that our brains are wired to connect with one another …

The Brain

A social psychologist reveals why so many marriages are falling apart and how to fix it

Research has revealed, for example, that people in a healthy marriage are some of the happiest couples in history.<p>Whereas those who are struggling in their marriage are more unhappy today than in the past.<p>When social psychologist Eli Finkel sought to understand why marriage is more extreme at both …

'I Am Still in So Much Pain:' Lady Gaga Talks About Her Rape, Says 'It Made Me Question Everything'

Lady Gaga is still coming to terms with the sexual assault that she says made her “question everything.”<p>In <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>‘s podcast, “Awards …

Inside Disney World’s Secret Hotel Suite in Cinderella’s Castle

Disney’s Magic Kingdom welcomed some 19.3 million visitors in 2014—that’s nearly 53,000 people looking up at the iconic Cinderella castle every day. …

Walt Disney Company

This Color-Changing Cake Is Like Magic You Can Eat

Like, whoa.<p>Cakes are often judged on their appearance. Frosted flowers make us ooh and ahh and fall in love with this sweet confection, even before we've had a bite. And we've just found the most impressive looking cake of all. This cake is so incredibly frosted it'll make you think you're seeing …

Scientists prove that insects use 3D vision after fitting them with tiny 3D glasses

Praying mantises fitted with tiny blue and green lenses by researchers at Newcastle University<p>Scientists who fitted praying mantises with tiny 3D glasses in experiments have proved that the insects do use 3D vision, they have said.<p>The team from Newcastle University used a specially-designed insect …

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans: Watch your sugar, but enjoy the eggs and coffee

For all you health-conscious eaters who have your eggs and coffee with a side order of guilt, get ready to celebrate the latest government advice: It's OK to eat foods rich in cholesterol, drink as many as five cups of joe daily and enjoy a range of long-disparaged fats.<p>That pronouncement is part …

A Brief History of Americans Revolting Against Their Government

Americans have looked for a reason to rebel against stuff since our nation's founding.<p>There's a scene in The Wild One, a 1953 movie starring Marlon Brando before he got fat, in which members of the Black Rebel Motorcycle club are dancing with some women.<p>"Hey Johnny," Mildred asks, "What are you …

8 Next-Generation Organizers That Will Transform Your Home

These innovative Kickstarter projects have got us excited about the future of tidying up.<p>These innovative Kickstarter projects have got us excited about the future of tidying up.

21 Easy Cleaning Hacks to Add to Your Routine

<b>New Year, No Eww - that's how the saying goes, right?</b><p>2016 is your year for a sparkling clean home! If you like the sound of that, but don't want to make it your year for 'spending countless hours scrubbing,' these easy hacks from Hometalk bloggers will help to speed things up!<p><b>1. Clean stainless</b> …

25 Things To Get Rid Of In 2016

The real cleansing starts now.<p>Less stuff means more happiness, according to LifeEdited founder Graham Hill. And apparently, interior designers agree.<p>We reached out to a handful of home experts, including Sara Story, Robert Couturier, Jeremiah Goodman, Nick Olsen, and David Rockwell, among others, …

Minimalism

Cell-Phone Distracted Parenting Can Have Long-Term Consequences: Study

Few things require more hands-on attention than a young child. And there’s little that’s more distracting than the constant bleeping of our cells …

Neuroscience

Astronomer Explains the Power Required to Blow up a Planet Using the Death Star

Astronomer and Star Wars fan Scott Manley explains the power required to blow up a planet using the Death Star or Starkiller Base. As Manley points …

Cosmology

15 of the Most Fascinating True Crime Stories Ever Told

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True Crime

​How Ketamine Infusions Saved My Life

Many are calling ketamine the biggest advance in depression treatment in years.<p><i>I'm going to die soon</i>. For months, this is what the voice inside my head told me, repeating over and over. I was plagued by a deep depression, an eating disorder, and drug addiction. I had tried everything from therapy …

Depression