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Zosia Mamet on Why Women Stay Too Long in Relationships

<b>Glamour columnist Zosia Mamet has been down that road. So no judgment here—just insight on how to (finally) move on.</b><p>Recently, while cleaning out a closet, I found a letter from an ex-boyfriend. He had written to me after I'd broken up with him, the first of many breakups between us. I reread the …

Cultivating Youth As Agents of Change Through Urban Agriculture

Come January and February, winter’s doldrums are lessened—at least for Twin Cities’ urban gardeners and farmers—by the arrival of seed catalogs. …

Urban Agriculture

The Vicious Triangle of Perfectionism, Anxiety & Depression

It's official. I have a healthy...err...unhealthy dose of perfectionistic procrastination paralysis. Well that's my term for it. The inability to …

Procrastination

7 Basic Life Hacks Men Shouldn’t Ignore

David<p>David is a strength coach and bestselling Men's Health author. You can follow him at HowToBeast.com.<p><i>“We are what we repeatedly do.”</i><br>– …

10 Surprising Health Benefits of Sex

How does your garden grow? Microsoft finds success, sustainability in urban farming experiment | Stories

There’s a quiet, green revolution growing in the middle of Microsoft’s Café 34. Under plasma lights, lettuce thrives in hydroponic towers. …

Urban Agriculture

“We think we can do better than plants”: New “bionic leaf” makes fuel from sunlight

Scientists have developed a revolutionary new system to harness our planet’s greatest energy source<p>David Biello<p>February 15, 2015 6:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Here's a new way to make fuel from sunlight: starve a microbe nearly to death, then feed it …

National Academy of Sciences

10 Things You Should Give Up To Boost Happiness

Happiness is not a goal, but a state of being. People forget that though its true that you feel happiness when you reach your goals, DAILY happiness …

This Is What Mr. Right Looks Like, According to Science

Relationship advice culled from various studies.<p>Ah, science. Where would we be without it? It's put a man on the moon, it's cured polio, it's told us how many licks it actually takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop. But if there's anything in this world that is beyond the reach of cold, hard …

Love is like cocaine: The remarkable, terrifying neuroscience of romance

<b>(Myriam Leforestier, Africa Studio via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Yes, you really are addicted to love<p>Berit Brogaard<p>February 14, 2015 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “On Romantic Love: Simple Truths about a Complex Emotion.”<p>On popular websites, we read headlines such as “Scientists are finding that love really …

Boston University

Canadian kayaker lives nomadic lifestyle in pursuit of Olympic dream

Ben Hayward's home measures about seven square metres and is currently parked in an overflow lot in southern France.<p>Faced with financial challenges that could have derailed his Olympic dream, the kayaker from Edmonton has taken the nomadic lifestyle of the amateur athlete to a whole new …

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On a north-sloping site in Palo Alto, CA, the High-Performance Courtyard House is carefully sited and detailed to maximize the...<p>Located in Craryville, New York, at the base of the Berkshires, is the Texas Hill House, a simple shed structure that opens up to...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's …

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The Marijuana Macchiato Is A Great Way To Start Your Day

<i>Photo cred - Sprudge</i><p><b>Two of Montreal's most favourite-est substances to</b> consume on the daily are easily weed and coffee. One you take in the morning …