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DIY Vanilla Lavender Sugar Scrub

<i>Our DIY blogger is Aimee Santos of Swellmayde, one of the best maker blogs we know.</i><p>I love to give gifts from the heart. This Mother’s Day I wanted make something my mom would really appreciate. She loves to pamper herself and is a bit beauty obsessed, like myself. I decided to make a homemade sugar …

Complete TRX 3-Day Full-Body Workout

You may have seen it at the gym or read about it here at STACK.com: use of the TRX Suspension Trainer is on the rise among athletes. TRX equipment …

Suspension Training

Merriam-Webster Added Some Unexpected Abbreviations to the Dictionary

How many of them do you know?<p>The most recent additions to the <i>Merriam-Webster Unabridged</i> edition of the dictionary makes it official: We don't speak English anymore, we speak letters. Okay, that might be a little bit of an exaggeration, but among the 2,000 words and senses added are a series of …

Love the One You're With? Or Choose the One You Love?

Source: wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock<p>Are you looking for love or waiting for love to find you?<p>If you’re a quiet introvert who prefers sitting in the …

Relationships

7 Simple Exercises That Show Results After One Workout

Get results on demand.<p>Shutterstock<p>Muscles aren't built in a day—but that doesn’t mean a solid workout can't give you instant definition. See, by performing certain moves—think, three to five sets of eight to 12 reps—you force a ton of blood into your muscles’ fast-twitch or power fibers. Long story …

Los Angeles

Is Mysterious 'Planet Nine' Tugging on NASA Saturn Probe?

The hunt is on to find "Planet Nine" — a large undiscovered world, perhaps 10 times as massive as Earth and four times its size — that scientists …

19 Cheat Sheets To Help You Work Out Like A Pro

No more excuses.

6 Myths About The US Constitution Too Many People Believe

Every four years, like clockwork, everyone from that Facebook friend you thankfully haven't seen since high school ("Guns! GUNS!!") to your liberal …

Viral photo does not show Earth from Hubble.

The image above has been getting a lot of attention on social media lately—I’m getting notes on Twitter and Facebook about it even now, a couple of …

Astronomy

10 Things Running Coaches Wish You Would Stop

Failing to Put in the Time and Effort Required<p>1 of 11<p>Leslie Branham, a USATF Level I coach at Equipt Fitness in Saint Paul, Minnesota, trains …

Has history proved Eysenck right about genes and IQ?

Hans J. Eysenck, one of the most famous and infuriating British psychologists of the 20th century, would have been 100 years old this month. While …

Genetics

Our Top 10 Exercises to Tone Your Butt

Hip-Lift Progression<p>This is an awesome way to relieve tension in your lower back and work your butt at the same time. (A cushy mat will keep your …

25 Things You Should Know About Reykjavik

The flight to Iceland is less than six hours from New York City, but as soon as you touch ground, it’s apparent you’re in a different world. The …

A remote Amazonian tribe could fundamentally change our understanding of language

Deep in the Amazon rainforest of Brazil, linguists are trying unravel the structure of a tribal language that might be radically different than any …

18 People Who Hated Movies For All The Wrong Reasons

The Wolf of Wall Street: "There were no wolves in this movie. One star."

A Five-Dimensional Black Hole Could 'Break' General Relativity, Say Physicists

Uh oh...<p>If you thought regular black holes were about as weird and mysterious as space gets, think again, because for the first time, physicists have …

Physics

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 6 – A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking (1988)

The theoretical physicist’s mega-selling account of the origins of the universe is a masterpiece of scientific inquiry that has influenced the minds of a generation<p>• What should make the list? Have your say here<p>Curiosity is one of the human animal’s essential qualities, and two questions – where …

Physics

What lost ancient work would historians most like to recover?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You</i> …

Quora

The Effectiveness of Bodyweight Exercises For Fat Loss

Expensive equipment is not necessary to lose weight or get a good workout. Bodyweight training is simple, effective, and easy on your wallet. You can …

Fact-Check: Bernie Sanders, Abandoned Buildings And NAFTA

<i>This story is part of NPR's fact-checking series, Break It Down.</i><p>Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton will face off in the Michigan primary on Tuesday, at a time when the state's major cities have seen better days. Flint faces a lead-tainted-water crisis, while Detroit is still reeling from its …

Middle-class

Ancient stone tools raise tantalizing questions over who colonized Sulawesi

Stone tool‒makers ventured from Southeast Asia to the Indonesian island of Sulawesi deep in the Stone Age, far earlier than previously thought and …

Anthropology

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Ten Foods You Can Cook In Your Waffle Maker

The waffle iron is seemingly the most useless appliance in the kitchen, spending most of its time gathering dust in the cabinet, and unless you run a …

Breakfast

20 Lesser Known Psychological Facts That Will Make You Re-think Your Life

Neuroscience says that psychology has just made up words, conditions, and treatments without connecting them to reality, (neurological …

Recommended Cardio Workouts For Maximum Weight Loss

At some point of our life, we at least had done a cardio workout like running or jogging. We all know that one of the most important aspects of your …

Fire Fighting

Heath Ledger 'Completely Ruined' Christian Bale's Plans For Batman

While out on publicity for his latest movie, <i>The Knight of Cups</i>, Christian Bale has expressed some second thoughts about his portrayal of Bruce …

Scientists have discovered a 99-million-year-old lizard preserved in amber — and it could offer clues to a ‘lost ecosystem’

The lizard is some 75 million years older than the previous record holder, according to researchers at the Florida Museum of Natural History, who announced the finding this week.<p>It was found decades ago in a mine along with other ancient, well-preserved reptile fossils, but the US scientists were …

Dinosaurs