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Kitty Genovese murder: ‘The Witness’ documentary questions everything we know

On March 27, 1964, Kitty Genovese was raped and murdered in Queens, New York, with an alleged “38 witnesses” in the surrounding apartments doing …

10 Extremely Precise Words for Emotions You Didn’t Even Know You Had

In recent years, neuroscience has introduced a new way of thinking about our emotions. The scientists behind the latest brain-imaging studies say …

Language

Are You an Ambivert?

A new personality type has emerged that puts the old introvert vs. extrovert debate to rest. Find out if you're an ambivert.<p>I'm sure you've been asked many times whether you're an introvert or an extrovert. For some people, it's an easy choice, but for most of us, it's difficult to choose one way …

New ‘Tales From the Crypt’ Series Invites Fans to Write Episodes

It’s not as easy for a horror anthology series to stand out from the pack these days, but the revival of “Tales From the Crypt” has an idea that hearkens back to its glory days as a comic book in the 1950s. The show has announced a partnership with the fan fiction website WattPad, inviting the hoi …

Comic Books

Why We Cringe at the Sound of Our Own Voices

If you’ve ever heard your own voice played back on a recording and thought “do I <i>really</i> sound like that?” you’re not alone. Most of us at least cringe …

This One Word by Aristotle Will Give Meaning and Purpose to Your Life | Inc.com

Geoff Reese is a life coach who hosts a podcast called Wake Up Your Why. Back in July 1993, he joined a company as a copier salesman. He had recently left a private practice as a psychotherapist and wondered, "What in the world did I do? Am I the one who needs therapy? Leaving my private practice …

Motivation

10 Unusual Words about Books and Reading: Today in Critical Linking

<i>We love to collect interesting words, especially those related to literature, reading, and other such things. Indeed, since the stuff of literature</i> …

Writing

Homeschooling High School - A Plethora of Resources - Sweetness-n-Light

Shares 24<p>This is Part Two in a series on Homeschooling High School and is now part of my new ebook – Homeschooling High School – It’s Not As Hard As …

The nineties fashion icons who shaped one of our favourite style eras, ever

Which nineties style tribe were you?<p>After the glorious chaos that was 1980s fashion, in came 1990s fashion with a bang. Sure, we had some fashion …

Persephone

Persephone (aka Kore) was the Greek goddess of vegetation, especially grain, and the wife of Hades, with whom she rules the Underworld. An important …

“Sisters of the Valley” Portraits of a Group of Nuns Who Grow Weed – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

5 weird signs you're vitamin deficient

When your body is trying to tell you something— for example, that you're skimping on critical vitamins— it may go to some strange lengths. "With today's diet of processed foods, it's easy to become vitamin deficient, either by not eating enough of the right foods or not absorbing them properly due …

Parenting: Gardening with kids promotes family

My kids and I love to take note of the first signs of spring every year.<p>We tell each other about the robins gathering out the window. We pick the …

Gardening

Terrifying tales from cursed movie sets

PLANES being struck by lightning and unexplained claw marks on computer screens — these are actually things that happened when the cameras weren’t …

Horror

The Destructive Power of Borderline Personality Disorder

Self-harm and suicidal thoughts are a troubling part of many mental illnesses, but for those struggling with borderline personality disorder (BPD), …

16 Unhealthy Habits You Should Get Rid Of By Turning 35 Years Old

If you are reaching your mid-thirties it is time to take have a look at yourself and decide which habits are worthwhile keeping and which are …

Self-help

The Girl In The Photographs trailer for Wes Craven-produced horror creeps out

A trailer for <b>The Girl In The Photographs</b>, produced by the late Wes Craven, has arrived, and it looks like it either be enjoyably vicious, or…not …

Deadpool is a Hufflepuff, According to Marvel Comics Canon

I don’t know about you, but one of the things I most enjoy doing with friends is Sorting fictional characters into the Hogwarts Houses from <i>Harry</i> …

Agents Of SHIELD Season 4 is definitely happening

You can’t keep Phil Coulson down: Marvel has announced that <i>Agents Of SHIELD</i> is official coming back for Season 4.<p>That’s basically the only news about …

B12 and the Brain

A new book by Scott C. Anderson details the microbiome and the brain..<p>Another study links low cholesterol to depression and suicide attempts.<p>A …

Low on Vitamin D, Sleep Suffers

We're nearing the end of what's been a long winter for people in many parts of the United States. In the middle and northern regions of the U.S., where winter brings not only cold but limited sun, people aren't only deprived of warmth, they also may be deficient in an important nutrient: Vitamin …

Russian atheist faces year in jail for denying existence of God during webchat

A man in southern Russia faces a potential jail sentence after he was charged with insulting the feelings of religious believers over an internet exchange in which he wrote that “there is no God”.<p>Viktor Krasnov, 38, who appeared in court Wednesday, is being prosecuted under a controversial 2013 law …

Religion

Intro Readings in Philosophy Series Starting Now(ish)!!!!

You're fired up, you are ready. To read some philosophy, and OHYEAH!, talk about it.<p>Well, you're ready for the Intro Readings in Philosophy Not …

Ethnography

Your wake up time says a lot about your personality

We all know that getting the right amount of sleep is essential to our health. Normally, people who sleep on time get up on a steady schedule. Now, …

15 commonly misused words that make smart people look foolish

But that is OK — they are still learning. And new words are great for a laugh.<p>But you are an adult (even if people tell you that it's OK to express your inner child). And the last thing you want is to sound like a child at the office.<p>But with more than one million English words to choose from, …

Doctors Who Discovered Cancer Enzymes In Vaccines All Found Murdered

Not long ago, Neon Nettle reported on the epidemic of doctors being murdered, most of which were in Florida, U.S. The scientists all shared a common …

Vaccination

Ten seriously insightful books that will expand your mind

These are no ordinary good reads for a pleasant reading night. Not only will they grab you right from the beginning, but they also won’t let you go …

Literature

Netflix Wants To Pay You $2,000 A Week To Travel The World And Hang Out On Its Sets

Forget everything you’ve ever heard about a career in streaming Netflix all day not being a viable job. The streaming company is making dreams a reality by offering some very lucky viewers (with access to Instagram) the opportunity to get paid to watch their favorite TV shows and movies being made. …

10 Fantastic Beauty Benefits Of Baking Soda From Head To Toe - INFORMATION NIGERIA

With expensive beauty products thronging the market, we often find ourselves puzzled. To put an end to your confusion we introduce you to the most …

Unload Your Thoughts and Ideas With a "Mind Capture" Ritual

Your mind is always bouncing around thoughts and ideas in your head, but it’s hard to capture and understand them if you’re constantly being …

Productivity