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Kristine: “I am not interested in a job, Kingsley! I sort of like my life the way it is.” Kingsley: “You like your life the way it is? Don’t you want …

Some People Are Convinced NASA Is Covering Up a UFO That's About to Land on Earth

Open your eyes, sheeple.<p>One of the nice things NASA does is stream live footage from the International Space Station as it orbits the Earth 16 times a day. It's pretty calming stuff—until a UFO enters the picture. Then all bets are off.<p>On July 9, NASA was streaming footage from the ISS when …

Drink up: 17 spectacular rooftop bars to visit around the world this summer

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5 Factors That Predict If a Marriage Will Last, According to Divorce Lawyers

Nobody enters into a marriage believing it'll end in divorce. Yet some marriages end this way. While there's no surefire way to know which marriages will last and which are headed for divorce, there's one group of people who have observed some trends: divorce lawyers.<p>Here are some factors that …

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27 scientific ways your childhood affects your success as an adult

From the biological side of things to how we're nurtured, a lot of what goes on in childhood influences how we turn out as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors from childhood that can …

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7 Essential Qualities Of True, Lasting Love

Love can be called a feeling. But love is also work. It requires action, intention, and openness to sustain love over years or decades. As a student …

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10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

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6 Exercises to Make Doggy-Style Sex Feel Even Better

Practice these moves to boost your endurance (aka prolong ~pleasure~).<p>Doggy-style sex may seem less strenuous than girl-on-top sex, but it's a workout in its own right. To prepare yourself for what <i>could</i> be an uncomfortable position that's difficult to maintain, you'll want to build strength in the …

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Be aware of your surroundings to stay safe during solo travel.<p>(Photo: Jupiterimages/Polka Dot/Getty Images )<p>While it's fun to travel with a group of friends or loved ones, solo travel has its own set of joys – and challenges. Traveling to Europe is fairly safe, and not complicated to plan. Lodging, …

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9 Mental Habits That Can Make You Feel Bitter

Over the course of our lives, we run across all types of people—and the fact that we're prone to classifying them as "types" shows just how much we …

Self-help

Homophobic people 'more likely to display other undesirable psychological traits'

Levels of aggression, physical hostility and anger can be found at a higher concentration in individuals who express homophobic attitudes, new research by the University of Rome suggests<p>Individuals with homophobic views are more likely to display undesirable psychological traits such as aggression, …

Do you know the unfriendliest cities in the world? L.A. and Las Vegas made the dubious top 10

As unfriendliness goes, Moscow is the top city for giving travelers the cold shoulder, according to a new survey. Atlantic City, N.J., comes in second, followed by St. Petersburg, Russia; Marseilles, France; and Los Angeles.<p>Yes, sunny L.A. takes fifth place with a rudeness rating higher than New …

Growing up poor turned me into a traveler

MONEY SUCKS. Well, at least for the many of us who don’t have it. It especially sucks when you’re growing up and you don’t really understand <i>why</i> you …

11 Major Misconceptions About the Black Lives Matter Movement

You might associate it with the fight against police brutality, but it's simply not true that it's a one-issue movement.<p>Since the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer in 2013 and the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014, the phrase "black lives matter" has become a rallying cry …