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How I discovered there are (at least) 14 different kinds of love by analysing the world's languages

No emotion, surely, is as cherished and sought after as love. Yet on occasions such as Valentine’s day, we can often be misled into thinking that it …

Relationships

The Complete Winter Olympics Schedule for 2018: When to Watch Every Sport

The 2018 Winter Olympics began Friday, Feb. 9 in PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, and the schedule of events is packed from the opening ceremony until …

Skiing

52 major news stories. 31 days. One month in Trump's Washington.

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump demonstrated a unique ability during his first year: He can bend time.<p>Never before have more twists and turns been packed into each day of a presidency. Stories that would be GIANT news for weeks in another administration wind up being eclipsed by a tweet or an …

Donald Trump

Kidnappers abduct two Americans, two Canadians in Nigeria; two police killed | Reuters

KADUNA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Kidnappers have abducted two Americans and two Canadians in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna, killing two police officers, a police spokesman said on Wednesday.<p>Kidnappings are rife in Nigeria, where domestic security is weak, though they overwhelmingly target other …

Wreckage of U.S.S. Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

In the 72 years since the Indianapolis, a United States Navy cruiser, sank about 12 minutes after being torpedoed by a Japanese submarine, the disaster has inspired controversy, dozens of books, a play and a famous scene in “Jaws.”<p>But the resting place of the Indianapolis had remained a …

Microsoft Dodges Antitrust Threat With Windows 10 Antivirus Tweaks

The Russian antivirus company Kaspersky Lab has dropped its antitrust complaints against Microsoft, over the U.S. software giant’s treatment of …

Yeethoven Is The Kanye And Beethoven Mashup You've Been Waiting For

The Young Musicians Foundation Debut Orchestra, led by conductor Yuga Cohler and composer Stephen Feigenbaum, is bringing hip-hop and classical music together.<p>When Kanye West released his sixth solo album, titled "Yeezus<i>,"</i> in 2013, he --with a single turn of phrase -- fused his identity with that …

A Beginner's Guide to Astrophotography

At some point in time, almost every photographer will get the itch to try their hand at astrophotography. It could be that image of the Milky Way or …

Astrophotography

Photographer captures the exact moment of having an orgasm

Photographer captures the exact moment of having an orgasm<p>Alina Oswald<p>Munich-based photographer Alina Oswald started a photo series that captures the …

Photography

Memorial Day Weekend in Pictures

Hear Eric Clapton's Isolated Guitar from "Sunshine of Your Love"

Eric Clapton, that guy who (among other things) played lead guitar on Ringo Starr's "Everybody's in a Hurry But Me" in 1983, turns 72 …

Guitar

Neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you stress-free

The modern world seems to be designed to increase stress, and I'm starting to wonder if worrying will soon be an Olympic sport.<p>You may have your own …

AN OCEAN OF HOPE

Marine biologist Sylvia Earle, a Rolex Testimonee since 1982, has been a pioneer of ocean exploration for more than four decades. Her mission has always been to explore, study and protect the planet's oceans. Now, with her initiative Mission Blue, she is igniting public support to safeguard marine …

Camera Settings for Concert Photography Beginners

This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take …

How emotions are 'made': why your definition of sadness is unlike anyone else's

Lisa Feldman Barrett says we need to revamp our thinking on emotions. She’s a professor of psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, where she …

Emotional Intelligence

8 Mindful Lifestyle Changes To Invite Money & Eliminate Debt

Research shows that money is at the top of the list of reasons we stress. According to the American Psychological Association, over 70 percent of …

It’s OK To Like Smooth Jazz

Smooth jazz is a much-maligned genre – and it doesn’t look like that situation is going to change anytime soon. That’s unfortunate because many of …

Not an Oxymoron — Marijuana and Intelligence

So I’m sure we have all known a “brain-dead stoner” or two, but for as many of those types out there, there are also the opposite: the highly …

The Brain

5 Ways Running Affects Your Penis and Balls

This ubiquitous exercise can both help and hurt your junk<p>Your body has an amazing way of adjusting out on a run, and for men that includes what’s going on below the belt.<p>“Your body has ways of adapting to prevent bad things from happening to your penis and testicles,” says Jeffrey Thill, M.D., an …

3 Simple Yoga Poses for People Who Suffer from Anxiety

Anxiety can be very difficult to cope up with. Anxiety disorders are often accompanied by panic attacks which makes the individual live a life of …

NEW MOON in Sagittarius on December 11th 2015~

*NEW MOON* in Sagittarius offers a shot of inspiration as we breakthrough the mire and continue to expand to new ground...

Understanding the ancient Hawaiian practice of Forgiveness

When I first encountered the practice known as Ho’oponopono, it was in an interview with Haleaka Hew Len PhD, a Hawaiian psychologist and shamanic …

Spirituality

Wells Fargo Conversations

Consider more than finances before signing on the dotted line.<p>A trust can be a great tool for passing assets to your descendants and can also help …

Finance

NBC came up with a nifty trick to help TV viewers view an NFL game in the snow

It is the end of November which means NFL games in certain cities can quickly be overrun by snowfall, much like the Sunday Night Football game in Denver between the Broncos and the New England Patriots.<p>But while the grounds crew at Mile High Stadium was most concerned with making sure the field …

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

14 Rare Photos Of Albert Einstein That You've Probably Never Seen Before

It's the 100th anniversary of Einstein's general theory of relativity, and a new book reveals little-known pictures of the great physicist.<p>It's one of a set of rare photos that have been released to BuzzFeed by the Albert Einstein Archive and Princeton University Press, to coincide with the 100th …

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York: Pictures

Animated Movies

The greatest trick the satanists ever pulled: They may be truer to the words of Jesus than most Christians

The church is vital not just for its dogged pursuit of religious equanimity but how it exposes Christian hypocrisy<p>For those who think Christianity a fount of goodness and love, one of the more ironic images in recent weeks has been Christian youth loudly jeering a small group of Satanists who …

See How 4 Photojournalism Students Covered the Missouri Campus Protests

Posters from a "#RacismLivesHere" rally are displayed at Jesse Hall at the University of Missouri campus following a stu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Justin L. …

Justice

NASA's new spaceship looks sleeker than a sports car

SpaceX already has a contract with NASA to deliver supplies to the ISS, but now it has finally convinced the space agency that its Dragon spaceship can safely transport humans.<p>Take a look inside the sleek new space capsule that future astronauts will travel in.