Lianie Collins

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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

When Leaving Religion Costs You Everything

Despite the rapid growth in the number of atheists, losing your faith can also cost you a job, your friends, and your family.<p>In the first week of …

Faith

Do not try this at home: hacking your brain with electronics

Neuroscientists are divided about whether electrical brain stimulation improves learning or helps depression, but that hasn’t stopped DIY hackers giving it a try<p>Struggling with your mathematics homework? Sudoku proving too hard? Depression? ADHD? Post-traumatic stress disorder?<p>There’s a solution: …

The 'Everyman' Chocolate Chip Cookie

My apologies for being offline last week. We were hit with a nasty flu and the whole family was down for the count. I couldn't think of food, look at food and I certainly couldn't smell food without feeling sick. It takes a lot for me to lose my appetite, mainly the flu and pregnancy, but I'm back …

Is Workaway Worth It to Travel On the Cheap?

First off let's talk about what exactly workaway is: an incentive for travelers to work for free accommodation and food without having to worry about the most expensive costs when it comes to traveling. When you put it that way, it almost sounds glamorous.<p>The website itself is pretty simple to use …

Apple And Cinnamon Cannoli

Step 1<p>Make The Pastry Dough<p>Mix the flour, butter, sugar and vanilla in a bowl and mix well. Pour in the wine and mix slowly until it forms a dough. …

Baking

The Oldest New Drink You've Got to Try

If you're a frequent visitor to your local farmers market or the neighborhood hipster hangout, chances are you've seen a new drink on the scene: …

Worldwide campaign to save picturesque Italian hilltop village from collapse

Civita di Bagnoregio, visited by 600,000 tourists a year, has a permanent population of fewer than 10, as the volcanic tufa on which it was built slowly crumbles away<p>It has outlasted occupation and invasion by the Etruscans, the Romans, the Lombards and the Nazis, but now a hilltop village that can …

Italy

How to invest $500

If investing feels like a rich person's game, it's not your imagination: Many online brokers impose initial deposit requirements of $1,000 or more. Mutual funds, a common investment choice with close to $16 trillion in U.S. assets, often have similar minimums.<p>But that doesn't mean you should sit on …

Investing

Here’s Why You Should Get In On The Switchel Craze, Plus A Recipe To Try

Some call it ‘Nature’s Gatorade.’ Others call it the ‘Nectar of Hipsters.’ Whichever term you choose, the fact is that switchel is coming back with a quickness. (Mostly because hipsters don’t seem to be tired of it just yet.)<p>So what is switchel, besides something with a neat name that vaguely …

Lemon Juice

7 Tools to Create an Infographic in 30 Minutes (Design Skills or Not)

Infographics are such a fun and effective visual way to display information. We at Buffer have certainly used them quite a few times to share …

Infographics

5 More Shots Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

How varied is your photography repertoire? How diverse is your skill set? Mastering a particular kind of shot is important — essential, even. But …

Landscape Photography

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Is Your Tongue The Key To A Neuroscience Breakthrough?

We know that the brain is neuroplastic — adapts to changes in behavior, environment, thinking and emotions — and may even rewire itself in certain ways. Life experience also teaches us that the tongue is a learning tool that shapes our brain. During early development, babies test everything by …

U.S. Army

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Mind

The supermodel workout: One of the world's hottest women shares her 30-minute exercise routine with FEMAIL

• <b>Australian supermodel Hannah Saul shared a 30 minute full-body workout</b> <b></b>• <b><br>The training circuit includes lunges, squats, bench dips and knee planks</b>• <b><br>Hannah</b> …

5 Ways to Crush the Core

Time and time again, clients come to me with the same complaint. That complaint usually sounds like this:<p>"All I do is work out, but where is my six pack?"<p>Well, I usually rebut with this statement:<p>"What are you doing to create your six pack?"<p>Now, the answer usually consists of some sit ups, maybe …

The world's most startling mummies, and where to see them

Archaeology

Superfoods To Cut Alzheimer's Risk And Improve Memory

En español | The research is clear: What you eat has a big impact on your brain. In fact, the right foods — and combinations of foods — can enhance …

Nutrition

Giant 16th-Century ‘Colossus’ Sculpture In Florence, Italy Has Entire Rooms Hidden Inside

This epic colossus, half man, half mountain, was erected in the late 1500s by renowned Italian sculptor Giambologna as a symbol of Italy’s rugged …

Italy

The new reserve currency for the world’s rich is not actually currency

Here’s an interesting question: If the world’s economy is filling markets with a pervasive sense of uncertainty, why is the art market picking up steam for yet another season of what would appear to be massive sales?<p>For the very rich, art is a store of value—which is not a very new idea and one …

Fine Art

When a haircut is more than just a haircut

I was seven years old. I can’t remember whose birthday party it was, but we were celebrating at The Rink – the coolest place to have your birthday …

The 30-Day Push-Up Challenge

Your 30-Day Push-Up Challenge<p>Follow along with Holly as she demos each exercise in the slides that follow, and don't forget to add some "pull" …

Bodyweight Exercise

Scientists explain underlying cause of unhealthy brain aging

Doctors commonly recommend patients increase their intake of calcium as a means of combating osteoporosis for aging bones.<p>But calcium also plays an …

How Sound Shaped The Evolution Of Your Brain

Acoustic biologists who have learned to tune their ears to the sounds of life know there's a lot more to animal communication than just, "Hey, here I am!" or "I need a mate."<p>From insects to elephants to people, we animals all use sound to function and converse in social groups — especially when the …

Music Production