Megan O'Neil

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11 true-crime documentaries to watch that are as jarring as ‘Making a Murderer’

1/<p>“The Thin Blue Line”<p>Perhaps one of the most famous documentaries about wrongful conviction and a botched trial is Errol Morris's 1988 documentary …

Mobile language apps help millions learn less, more often | Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Smartphone apps that help people learn languages for free or nearly free, a few sentences at a time, are piling pressure on established education firms and setting the pace for how to make lessons more engaging.<p>Phone and tablet-based mobile products from newcomers like …

Before Marvel and DC: Superheroes of the ancient world

Comic book tales of masked do-gooders now dominate cinemas, but these stories are not new – in fact, they have their origins in antiquity, writes Natalie Haynes.<p>Over the past few years, even the most ardent comic book nerd might have wondered if there were too many superhero movies playing in the …

How diplomats learn so many new languages in a short amount of time

<i>Shawn Kobb has been with the U.S. Foreign Service for nearly 8 years and has served in Ukraine, The Bahamas, Washington DC, Afghanistan, and soon Austria.</i><p><i>He maintains the blog www.ForeignServiceTest.com which aims to help people pass the notoriously difficult entrance test to the Foreign …

What Latin Americans Can Teach Us About Living A Better Life

By Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher, InternationalLiving.com<p>We're not much for generalizing about entire segments of population, but since Donald Trump can do it, so will we.<p>Cuenca, Ecuador<p>There is much we "northerners" can learn from Latinos and their culture, similar to ours in many ways and very …

How Latin American women are changing hip-hop

Female MCs are shaking up Latin America’s macho rap culture. Claire Rigby meets the hip-hop collective taking feminism to the streets – from Quito to the Bronx<p>Roja was 16 when she had her hip-hop epiphany. “I was already rapping,” says Roja, the MC from Quito, Ecuador, whose real name is Mariela …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Short Story That Started It All

If Dad hadn’t shot Walt Disney in the leg, it would have been our best vacation ever!<p>In 1979, <i>National Lampoon</i> magazine printed a short story called …

Take Our 30-Day Yoga Challenge to Get Your Om On

We want you to strike a pose—a yoga pose, that is! These strength and flexibility-focused postures flow into full sequences that even Vinyasa newbies …

Nigella Lawson's One-Step, No-Churn Ice Cream

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ingredients. 1 step. No cooking. No churning. Ice cream!</i><p>Not having an ice cream maker never stopped us before. We've done all kinds of weird stuff in the …

Dessert

Orbit Fantasy Workshop – join the write-along challenge!

Have you always wanted to write your own fantasy novel? Have you got some great characters and plot lines bouncing around in your head that won’t …

30 Quotes From Buddha For Wisdom and Peace

How many times have you said to yourself that you’re going to do something but you end up not following through with it because you weren’t motivated …

Motivation

The 50 Best Tips to Get Your Home Super Organized

Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.<p>Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.

Wall Art

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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5 Books That Will Expand Your Consciousness

Mastery<p>Mastery is written by Robert Green and I think it is my favourite book of all time. It breaks down how to master your subject in an honest …

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15 ways to eat healthy on a budget

What's even more challenging is trying to make those meals healthy.<p>For starters, filling your cart with fresh, nutritious groceries isn't cheap. So with the help of some of our favorite nutrition pros, we've come up with a shopping list of foods and seasonings that can make healthy cooking easier …

20 Classics You Should Read At Least Once In Your Life

“Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood.” – John Green<p>Nothing could be more fulfilling, exhilarating, or reassuring than …