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The 3-day detox that’ll jump-start your mind and body

Kelsey Patel knows your pain—literally.<p>Like many, she cycled through a range of jobs that were so demanding (at one point, she worked at the US …

How to create a believable character

Character design belongs to many areas of concept art and illustration, whether they're main characters or simply a small figure in the distance. One …

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Creamy Mushroom and Asparagus Pasta (GF)

Creamy Mushroom and Asparagus Pasta (GF)<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>30 mins<p>Creamy mushroom and asparagus pasta that's entirely …

What you need to know about realistic photo compositing and image manipulation - a primer

Creating realistic photo composites or photo manipulation isn’t as hard as it looks. The steps you have to take to create a good composite are …

Read Poem 10-Year-Old Wrote Explaining What It’s Like to Live With Autism

“I am odd, I am new.”<p>That’s how 10-year-old Benjamin Giroux started a poem he recently authored about what it is like for him to live with autism.<p>“I hear voices in the air. I see you don’t, and that’s not fair,” Benjamin added. “I want to not feel blue.”<p>Image source: Facebook<p>Benjamin’s father, …

Make A Fire Starter From A Lemon In 6 Easy Steps

If you frequently camp or spend time outdoors, you know how essential starting a fire can be. It's a source of light, warmth, and food. In an …

Moleskine's Smartpen Digitizes Your Notebooks as You're Writing In Them

Moleskine, makers of some of the most popular paper notebooks in the world, have teamed up with the creators of the Neo Smartpen to make it a lot …

The Secret to the Best-Ever Oatmeal Cookies

It involves soaking the raisins.<p>When it comes to cookies and brownies, everyone has his or her own idea of perfection—be it a baked good that's chewy …

20 Meatless Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Trying new recipes can be fun, but if you’ve ever glanced at a recipe and the ingredient list looked like it contained every item in the grocery …

Recipes

Recipes That Have America Loving The Mediterranean Diet

With so much beautiful fresh produce coming into markets, it's time to eat the Mediterranean way.<p>Photo by Meredith<p>Essentially, the Mediterranean diet …

10 Things We Learned at Snoop Dogg’s Denver Weed Launch

There’s something almost too perfect about Snoop Dogg — a man who once claimed to smoke 81 blunts <i>a day</i> — coming to a town nicknamed the Mile High …

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The greatest music videos shot on VHS

Despite the fact that music video channels are basically defunct, the past few years have seen the biggest golden era in music vids since Michael and Janet Jackson’s insane, 4.4 million dollar masterpiece “Scream”. With agenda-setting artists like Bjork, Azealia Banks and Death Grips bringing …

How To Build a Solar Furnace For Under $50

Finding a cheap and efficient way to heat your home can prove to be difficult, but with a few useful tricks you can solve this problem in a single …

How to Draw Breasts – Form & Motion

<b>Assignment:</b> If you haven’t finished the assignment from last week’s lesson, keep working on that.<b>Recap:</b> Last time we went over the common mistakes of …

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Adding this 10-minute exercise to your morning routine can help you focus for the rest of the day

"It's the first thing I do when I get up," Bryant told the Huffington Post. "I find that to be the best way to start the day. It gets me in balance before the busyness and hecticness of the day kicks off."<p>He's not the only one. Jerry Seinfeld gets up at 6:15 a.m. to meditate because it helps him …

Why Some People Are Always Hot—and Others Are Always Freezing

Experts break down this mysterious phenomenon.<p>You set the thermostat for a comfortable 67 degrees before crawling into bed. The next thing you know, you wake up to the sound of your own teeth chattering because your roommate turned your apartment into her own version of Antarctica.<p>The great …

5 TED Talks That Will Help You Understand--and Improve--Your Brain

Your brain is the most important yet least understood organ in your whole body.<p>Without it you couldn’t keep breathing, let alone reading this column. Yet how often do you think about your own brain–how it works, what it needs, and how it could work better? Your brain is both the most important and …

The Brain

10 Morning Rituals of Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what do the most successful entrepreneurs such as Richard Branson do in the morning? Look at this infographic to find out.

30 Signs You Are On A Successful Path.

We all wanted to be the successful people we see in magazines, in newspapers, and on the internet. What qualities do these successful people possess …

What's it really like to be a graphic designer?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p>What is it like to work as a graphic designer?<p><b>Answer below by Quora user Craig Weiland, art director.</b><p>It …

Go inside Tumblr, the quirky blogging platform Yahoo bought for $1.1 billion in 2013

Tumblr's recently updated office in New York City's Flatiron District is a good reflection of the site's character.<p>"We essentially wanted it to feel like Tumblr the site," Megan Leet, Tumblr's head of office experience and events, said to Business Insider. "We like simplicity, but we really wanted …

Tumblr

How to Never Feel Stressed at Work Again

We all know what “stress” feels like. When your boss tells you, “See me in my office,” your body heats up, your heart starts racing, and your stomach …

Mindfulness

Grandma Kathy's Coffee Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Is Grandma Kathy's coffee cake the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The coffee cake recipe of recipe developer</i> …

Dessert

Could psychedelic drugs make smokers quit?

A team of scientists are giving hallucinogens to smoking addicts to help them cut the habit. Tim Maughan visited the lab where this surprising research is emerging.<p>Nicotine patches, chewing gum, cold turkey. Giving up cigarettes can be tough, but there are many strategies smokers can try. Matthew …

11 Lunches Under 300 Calories

Lunch can be that awkward meal of the day where you’re either unsure of what to eat or are afraid you’ll eat too much. The easiest thing to do is to …

27 Seriously Underrated Books Every Book Lover Should Read

You've read Harry Potter 12 times now. Put it down, and read these instead.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>