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I hired a stylist — and learned so much more than how to dress

'I've realized it's okay to invest in clothing that helps me feel like and express myself — my true self.'<p>We learn to dress ourselves around, what, kindergarten? It's not hard. You put garments on the parts that you don't want to get cold and that's it. Back then we didn't give much thought to how …

Minimalism

The Scientific Reason You Keep Finding Spiders In Your Car

If anyone has ever thought that their car was irresistible to spiders, well you might be onto something.<p>An arachnologist from Queensland Museum, …

Leatherback turtle, not overturned boat, found washed up in Cape Breton

This is the 1st recorded sighting of a leatherback turtle in the Bras d'Or Lake<p>A creature that co-existed with the dinosaurs has washed up dead near …

Does the Illuminati control the world? Maybe it’s not such a mad idea

Questioning the hidden power of elites – whether big pharma or secret societies – is really quite sane<p>If the Illuminati is real, it’s got to be the least secret secret society in the universe. It’s so bad at keeping itself hidden that its existence is proclaimed all over the internet by people …

Conspiracies

Drone Footage of Gray Whales and Dolphins Playing Together

Are these gray whales and pacific white-sided dolphins best friends?<p>Well, we may not be able to tell if they are besties but it does appear from this …

Your Brain Can be Tricked Into Thinking an Experience Is Meaningful

We search for it in in art, relationships, religion—but meaning is actually made inside of our brains.<p>Holocaust survivor and psychiatrist Viktor Frankl argued that humans have a “will to meaning.” This inner pull toward purpose may be a biological instinct. “All human beings crave—more than …

The 'Husband Stitch' during episiotomy repair is a disturbing reality for many new mothers

During childbirth, it is not uncommon for women to undergo tearing or episiotomes to aid in removal of the infant.<p>But, as a result, a disturbing …

Pregnancy

The Business of Cannabis (Infographic)

It's one of the hottest industries at the moment.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While it’s not legal in all states, cannabis is on its way to becoming a top moneymaker for a number of savvy entrepreneurs and business people. California recently passed recreational …

6 Indian Food Legends We Bet You Didn't Know About

Because the best way to an Indian's heart is through her stomach<p>We Indians are hedonistic and nothing describes our culture best than its food. Ever …

Food (India)

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells (c. 800 CE) is an illuminated manuscript of the four gospels of the Christian New Testament, currently housed at Trinity College, …

This Texas Cop Is Risking His Career for Cannabis Reform

Nick Novello is a Dallas police officer, outspoken citizen, and cannabis reformer. The brass doesn't like that last part.The post This Texas Cop Is …

Law Enforcement

What are the best ways to get rid of large pores?

A person's pores may be more or less noticeable depending on their skin type. If a person is concerned about the appearance of their pores, there are …

3 Weed Stocks to Consider Buying With the Fastest Sales Growth

These weed stocks are all expected to generate at least 400% sales growth in the upcoming year.<p>Whether you realize it or not, the legal weed industry …

Want to Finally Achieve Your Goals? Be Prepared to Face These 4 Uncomfortable Truths | Inc.com

Accomplishing your goals requires skills and strategy. However, accomplishing your goals also requires that you enter into the arena with the proper mindset equipped to endure.<p>With that said, equipping a proper mindset is where many fall short which is why their goals become unfulfilled. As I've …

Self-improvement

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Cooking

Want a Side Hustle That'll Actually Make You Rich in 2018? Read This Book Now | Inc.com

The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New Year, New You" podcast …

Entrepreneurship

Lefties, you should feel very special

Only 1 in 10 humans are left handed. So why does it happen at all?<p>In graduate school, I earned beer money by modeling for life drawing classes in various art departments. (Don’t judge, grad school doesn’t pay well and beer isn’t free.) In the long hours standing around, I would survey the room and …

Biology

High taxes spark sticker shock for cannabis customers in California

Many California shoppers have been surprised by the tax rates that have taken effect since Jan. 1, when recreational cannabis sales became legal

Cannabis

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

Sweet Potatoes

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

We come across a lot of food trends—yes, like the currently hot Asian nachos. It’s our job to go through them and use years of cooking and eating …

Marijuana Mapped: the Price of Weed Across the U.S.

It’s relatively cheap in Seattle, and L.A. and San Francisco are pretty competitive, but it’s an entirely different story on the East Coast, …

Our Soup Diet Melts Off 24 Pounds in a Week

There’s a science-backed, all-you-care-to-eat diet that helps folks lose nine,15, even 24 pounds in a single week. And that’s not even the best part. …

Nutrition

Nine Times Smoking Weed Went Terribly Wrong

Smoking weed is great. Smoking weed is terrible. Here are all the marijuana mishaps we could find in our archive.<p>To doink or not to doink, that is the question.<p>Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous doinks, or to take arms against a sea of doinks, and by …

Cannabis

Daughters found 'cuddling' with dad's dead body for more than 12 hours

Two young girls were found cuddling their dead dad's body after being left for more than 12 hours alone with him - with school bosses failing to call anyone else to check on their whereabouts.<p>Helen Daykin's girls were left with the body of their father after teachers only tried his number when one …

Your own Italian home for $1? You can buy it in Ollolai

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever dreamed of owning a home in a pretty village in Italy ? The news you've been waiting for has finally arrived.<p>You can now buy one for just over a dollar.<p>Ollolai, a destination in the mountain region of Barbagia on the Mediterranean island of Sardinia, is selling hundreds of abandoned …

Italy

13 Surprisingly Weird Reasons Why Crows And Ravens Are The Best Birds, No Question

They're definitely better than monkeys.<p>We're sure you have your favourite animal. It may even be a really smart one. But corvids - such as crows, …

"Social Banditry" Explains Why So Many People Support Anonymous

They want revenge against the system.<p>After white nationalists demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia in August, the radical hacking group …

The Hidden Memories of Plants

Inside a quiet revolution in the study of the world’s other great kingdom.<p>Monica Gagliano began to study plant behavior because she was tired of …

Scientists Have Enhanced Spider Silk Using Nanotubes

Have you ever watched a spider make its web? What we consider lowly or for some (myself included) fear-inducing creatures, are actually master …