Malina Todorova

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Still-Secret Spain: 9 Fairy-Tale Towns Off the Tourist Track

For unspoiled nature, centuries-old architecture, and guaranteed tranquility, hole up in one of these postcard-perfect villages.<p>If you’ve been to …

National Parks

We're on the Brink of a New Era of Innovation. Will You Survive It?

It's better to prepare than adapt because, by the time you see the need to adapt, it may already be too late<p>One of the most interesting things I discuss in my book <i>Mapping Innovation</i> is what I call the new era of innovation, which will create profoundly new technologies, classes of data and business …

Innovation

27 businesses you can start for less than $1,000

Want to make some extra cash without investing a lot at the outset? Start a side hustle.<p>Think about what skills you have and how you can do it with …

Small Business

10 Unusual Coffee Add-Ins That Will Jumpstart Your Creativity for the Day

Sorry, creamer and sugar. You're about to get benched.<p>Adequate sleep is always the best prescription for an energetic day, but if you do need a little boost to get your productivity humming, a great cup of coffee can be good for you. But since leadership and entrepreneurship is all about stepping …

Nutrition

The Outbound Journal

These 10 Social Media Tools Will Make You a Better Marketer

One of the most important skills a marketer has is agility.

Infographics

Snag a levitating light bulb for all of your home decor and wizardry needs

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Light Bulbs

The Set Designer From 'Friends' Finally Explains Why Monica's Apartment was Purple

The bold, daring shade was very much deliberate.<p>While we have so many unanswered questions about <i>Friends</i><i>,</i> queries about the color of Monica's …

Interior Design

Startup Creates 3D Printer That Can Build Homes in Less Than 24 Hours

What if you could build an affordable home in 24 hours or less? It may seem farfetched, but ICON is making that dream a reality, in a move that could help provide relief to the 1.2 billion people worldwide who find themselves without proper housing. And it's all thanks to 3D printing technology.<p>The …

These Twins, One Black and One White, Will Make You Rethink Race

Marcia and Millie Biggs say they’ve never been subjected to racism—just curiosity and surprise that twins could have such different skin colors.<p>When Amanda Wanklin and Michael Biggs fell in love, they “didn’t give a toss” about the challenges they might face as a biracial couple, Amanda says. “What …

Color Management

10 “Notes to Self” We Need to Read 10 Times a Day Until They Sink In

<i>Happiness doesn’t start with a relationship, a vacation, a job, or money. It starts with our thinking and what you tell ourselves every day.</i>The best …

Happiness

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

Visit a Country That Doesn't Exist

Here's why bold travelers should visit Transnistria, a mysterious land in limbo.<p>Imagine a normal country with borders, a democratically-elected government, sealed passports for the population, a president, and a flag flying—yet nobody recognizes its existence. Welcome to Transnistria.<p>A small piece …

Russian Military

I Put Magnesium Oil All Over My Body For Pain Relief and the Results Were Surprising

During a late-night Google session in which I was attempting to find a solution for the particularly annoying (and sometimes painful) leg cramps I'd been having, I came across the idea of transdermal magnesium therapy (aka rubbing magnesium oil all over your body). I had been specifically trying to …

Alternative Medicine

The Strongest Sign That a Partner Is Not "The One"

You have a date with your new love interest on Friday, so you start planning on Tuesday. What will you wear? How should you behave? What will you …

Psychology

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

Why Can 70% of People Hear This Silent GIF?

We all know that by their very definition, GIFs are silent. So why is it that people are hearing this GIF created by HappyToast. Originally made in 2008, it's been making the rounds again after Dr. Lisa DeBruine from the University of Glasgow's Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology started …

Just 10 Minutes of Meditation Boosts Mood and Focus for People With Anxiety

People who suffer from anxiety are often plagued by repetitive thoughts, which can distract from the task at hand and affect mood and productivity. …

Mindfulness

There Are 12 Types of Depression, and Here's What You Need to Know About Each One

This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like this, visit health.com.<p>Under the big tent of depression there are many shades of …

Immune System

Snoop Dogg Sends a Special Message to Donald Trump

Americans have never hesitated to be vocal when it comes to criticizing politicians and sitting presidents, and it seems they've never felt more free …

Traveling Illustrator Captures London’s Historic Pubs as Cut-Out Pen and Ink Drawings

Earlier this year, we introduced you to London-based illustrator Maxwell Tilse, who combines his love of drawing with his passion for traveling. Originally from Sydney, Australia, the 23-year-old travels Europe, documenting each city he visits with beautifully detailed pen and ink sketches. Now, as …

Poetical Coincidences in Pictures

Denis Cherim’s photo series “Coincidence Project”, which started 5 years ago, is regularly updated with new images. By playing with the shadows, …

Eat Yourself Happy With These 8 Endorphin-Releasing Foods

Whether you're suffering from the blues or simply experiencing a dip in morale, getting a boost of happiness is always a welcome feeling. With endorphins being one of our brain's major pathways to joy, it can be dire if you're unable to participate in the things that release them into your …

Wellness

Sleek Shipping Container Home Rises Like a Starburst in the Desert

The stunning landscape of Joshua Tree is about to receive a futuristic twist when architect James Whitaker builds a contemporary shipping container home that rises up like a starburst. Construction will begin in the California desert next year for Whitaker's film producer client and his wife.<p>While …

6 Surprising uses for garlic you probably didn’t know about

It’s garlic harvesting season, and those glorious, aromatic bulbs are now adorning farmer’s market stalls just about everywhere. Garlic isn’t just …

Alternative Medicine

Klaas Kuiken turns common green bottles into incredible vases with this clever trick

Dutch designer Klaas Kuiken has found a way to transform everyday glass bottles into incredible vases. He begins by wrapping wire around the bottles, …

Fake diamonds helped scientists find the hottest temperature ever recorded on Earth

It all went down 36 million years ago.<p>About 36 million years ago, an asteroid slammed into Canada and created a fake diamond, which over the millennia degraded and transformed into a shiny black rock. Now, geologists have used that gem to confirm a new temperature record for the Earth’s surface: …

Earth Science

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

How Design Thinking Builds the World’s Best Business

Design Thinking is how designers create desirable solutions to complex problems. It is often considered an exclusive tool for designers and other …

Design

Why companies must focus on creating a culture of innovation through design thinking - Firstpost

In a fast-paced world where market incumbents can get toppled by start-ups, creating a corporate culture of innovation has never before been more …

Innovation