Michele Koo

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21 Things You Need to Stop Doing by the Time You Turn 30

Number 13 is the worst.<p>As I approach 30, I have a pretty solid idea of who I want to be when I get there. And even if the Big Three-O is an arbitrary demarcation between youth and true adulthood, it’s important to set goals for yourself. The particulars of those goals come down to the individual in …

‘I am gay – but I wasn’t born this way’

Is sexuality purely the result of our biology? Brandon Ambrosino argues that simplistic explanations have ignored the fluid, shape-shifting nature of our desires.<p>“You can’t be gay.”<p>She was on top of me.<p>It wasn’t a command — it was a challenge. <i>You so obviously cannot be gay</i>, was her implication,</i> …

LGBTQI

5 Lessons The Dalai Lama Taught Me About Happiness

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

100 Dalai Lama Quotes That Will Change Your Life

The Dalai Lama, his holiness is a world leader that is committed to promoting positive values such as , forgiveness,self-discipline, tolerance, …

Hinduism

Scientists Made A 3D-Printed Wheelchair For A Puppy With Only Two Legs

"He's a little sweetheart and doesn't act as if he has any limitations."<p>He was the runt of the litter, FOSD board President Angela Marx told BuzzFeed News, and so was having trouble competing for his mother's milk.<p>"We decided that he really needed extra special care and to be bottle-fed so he could …

Dalai Lama: Religion Without Quantum Physics Is an Incomplete Picture of Reality

His Holiness on emptiness and entanglement.<p>Ever since Copernicus published <i>On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres</i> in 1543 to outline his heliocentric cosmology and thereby kick start modern scientific inquiry, an uneasy truce has existed between science and religion. Although Copernicus wasn't …

4 Important Personal Habits for a More Productive Life

Let's be real: productivity is difficult. You get motivated, you set goals, you put systems and routines in place... but reality doesn't seem to …

Productivity

Singapore Rice Noodles Recipe - Chinese.Genius Kitchen

Bring a large pot of water to a boil.<p>Drop in the rice noodles and boil until tender but firm to the bite, 1 to 2 minutes.<p>Drain and rinse under cold …

Japan's Rabbit Island Is the Cutest Place on Earth

<i>We could hardly believe our eyes when Fathom reader Phil Luza sent over photos of the wild rabbits he encountered on a recent trip to Okunoshima,</i> …

29 Ridiculously Delicious Chinese Recipes That Are Better Than Take-Out

Because beef with broccoli only gets you so far.

Scientists Find 15 Amazing Benefits Of Listening To Music

If you love listening to music, you’re in good company. Charles Darwin once remarked, “If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule …

The position you sleep in influences your personality, well-being and brain health, study finds

Most people know that a good night’s sleep is important for optimal health, but it turns out the position you sleep in plays a role as well.<p>Whether …

Scientists took these award-winning photos of nature, and they're absolutely stunning

Luckily for those of us chained to a desk, there are talented photographers who <i>do</i> have that privilege — and also happen to be scientists.<p>Each year the scientific journal BMC Ecology hosts a photography competition to hand out awards to scientists for their best photos of the natural world.<p>BMC …

Nature

A nine-week-old corgi trying to go downstairs is the cutest thing you’ll see today

<b>First up, this is a 9 week old corgi and any puppy that ickle is just going to be cute.</b><p>But a teeny tiny corgi attempting to clamber downstairs is …

Hulk, The World’s Biggest Pit Bull, Is Now A Dad — Shows Off His New Litter Of Puppies Worth $500,000 [Video]

Hulk, the dog that made international headlines earlier this year when his owners introduced him as the world’s biggest pit bull, is now a dad. Hulk …

Pets

Machu Picchu: 10 Tips for the BEST DAY EVER!

Visiting Machu Picchu is a once in a life time journey, that requires an incredible amount of hard work, time, and money to make happen! So once you …

South America