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The Drugstore Anti-Aging Products Dermatologists Always Recommend

We love a splurge as much as the next girl, but sometimes the drugstore is just as good as a department store. Ahead, nine of the best drugstore anti-aging products that top dermatologists always recommend to their patients.<p>Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Serum. "It has retinol, which helps with …

An FBI agent shares 9 tricks for reading people better

But what should you be listening for? And what other signs can tip you off to what someone is thinking or feeling?<p>If you follow my column, you're familiar with LaRae Quy. LaRae, who spent 23 years as a counterintelligence agent for the FBI, now spends her time writing, speaking, and teaching others …

FBI

Semicolons Don't Belong in a Story

A Dash of Style: The Art and Mastery of Punctuation<p>by Noah Lukeman<p>Adventures in the Screen Trade<p>by William Goldman<p>APE: Author, Publisher, …

Writing

A look inside the daily lives of women in Morocco

Before my first visit to Morocco, I was curious to find out: How is daily life like for Moroccan women? In what ways do they run businesses and households?<p>With the help of Plan-It Fez Tours, I met women all throughout the country. My Arabic-speaking guide made custom arrangements so that I could …

Hair Color

The Bullet Journal Productivity Method Empowers Your Paper Notebook

If pen and paper are your favorite tools, or at least are the ones you’re most comfortable using to stay organized, the Bullet Journal is a …

Landing the job you want could come down to whether you possess this basic skill

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Communication Skills

5 Myths About Happy Couples (and Why They're False)

True love is not always roses and chocolates. In fact, it can get messy and complicated. Giving up fairytale notions, however, means you won’t be …

Reality TV

Learning Soft Skills In Childhood Can Prevent Harder Problems Later

Academic learning is usually in the spotlight at school, but teaching elementary-age students "soft" skills like self-control and social skills might help in keeping at-risk kids out of criminal trouble in the future, a study finds.<p>Duke University researchers looked at a program called Fast Track, …

The Ultimate Guide to Color-Correcting Primers

We know you've heard of makeup primers—hell, you're probably wearing one right now. Our favorite new formulas don't just fill in lines and help your makeup stay put, though; they can conceal specific skin concerns, like redness or dullness, before you even reach for foundation. They come in all …

Makeup

8 Things We Simply Don't Understand About the Human Brain

Despite all the recent advances in the cognitive and neurosciences, there’s still much about the human brain that we do not know. Here are 8 of the …

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ISPs

The U.N. Sent 3 Foreign Women To The U.S. To Assess Gender Equality. They Were Horrified.

The human rights experts concluded that the country falls far behind most others.<p>A delegation of human rights experts from Poland, the United Kingdom and Costa Rica spent 10 days this month touring the United States so they can prepare a report on the nation's overall treatment of women. The three …

Human Rights

20 Words You've Been Butchering for Years

A Harvard linguist offers a monster list of commonly misused words.<p>Some languages, like French, have an official body that decides how words can and cannot be used. English, as a flexible, global language, has no such designated referee. Therefore, there is no definitive answer to whether you're …

Linguistics

New iPhone app Yallo lets you record your conversations

When I first became a reporter, I bought one of those little mics you could suction-cup to a telephone to record interviews. That was some gadget, except for having to tape it to the handset because the suction cup sometimes popped off.<p>You can still buy this kind of microphone or use your …

A History of Punctuation for the Internet Age

“People don’t know why they get so upset about language,” David Crystal told me recently, over Skype from his home in Wales. “ ‘Potato’s,’ with an apostrophe ‘S,’ ” he offered, as an example of the kind of thing that drives some people batty, “but you ask them, ‘Why are you so upset?’, and they …

Linguistics

​Extremely Conscious and Incredibly Scared of It

Sometimes I wonder if my conditions, which fluctuate on a continuum from the height of terror to a vague sense of unease, could instead be called seeing too much, feeling too much, or thinking too much.<p>According to the DSM-V, my official diagnosis is panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, …

This App Lets You Virtually Try on New Makeup

Walking through aisle after aisle of makeup displays packed full of products can be a little overwhelming, especially this time of year with holiday makeup out in full force. It’s fun to browse and all, but actually shelling out dough for products is a different story. You want to be 100% confident …

Why Creative Geniuses Are Often Neurotic

Sir Isaac Newton formulated the laws of gravity, built telescopes and delved into mathematical theories. He was also prone to bouts of depression and …

Psychology

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It's Official: The Universe Is Dying Slowly

The most comprehensive assessment of the energy output in the nearby universe reveals that today's produced energy is only about half of what it was …

The 6 Veggies with the Most Protein

Fill up on these to increase your intake of the essential nutrient.<p>Vegetables aren't typically known for being a great source of protein, but there are some sneaky ones out there that contain a decent amount—so we asked Emily Gilbert, R.D., for the best plant-based ways to get this essential …

I spent a year listening to strangers tell stories they can’t share with anyone else

For a little over a year now, I’ve listened to strangers I meet on Craigslist tell me stories they’ve never told anyone before. I’ve interviewed someone who went through gender reassignment surgery and was falling in love for the very first time, as his true self. I’ve spoken with a man who had …

Empathy

10 Amazing Lip Balms to Get You Through The Cold Weather Season

On our list of things we despise about winter, dry lips take the top spot. Soft, moisturized lips are the foundation for the season’s rich lip …

A New, Awesome Way Coffee Can Help Prevent Aging

Coffee, booze, boozy coffee...they each have to be bad for our skin right? We used to think that anything that dehydrated our bodies also dulled our skin.<p>But our daily shots of espresso (sans whiskey, sorry) may prevent dark spots, according to a new study in the <i>International Journal of …

Researchers Discover That Memories Can Be Passed Down Through Changes In Our DNA

Are C-Sections Altering Human Evolution?<p>Published<p>11 hours ago<p>on<p>July 30, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>The number of babies being born by C-section is …

4. Phantom Stranger

The confirmed and imminent arrival of the likes of Wonder Woman, Enchantress, Shazam and Black Adam in the DCEU confirms that the franchise is going …

16 Things Dermatologists Want You To Know About Your Skin

It’s probably time to stop using Pinterest as your dermatologist.<p>Let's face it: We've all had those moments of panic — a pimple before picture day, a bright purple stretch mark right at the start of swimsuit season, that dreaded first wrinkle — where we're willing to try (almost) anything to make …

The ghost that haunts American literature: The genius & the repugnance of H.P. Lovecraft

<b>H.P. Lovecraft (Wikimedia)</b><p>How can we square the giant accomplishments of a brilliant horror writer with the virulent racism that informed him<p>Philip Eil<p>November 22, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>Howard Phillips Lovecraft will make you believe in ghosts.<p>The legendary “cosmic horror” author has been dead for 78 …

Literature