Namira Fathima

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7 Ways to Become Your Best Self

Don’t settle for the counterfeit versions like power, success, fame, status, and wealth. Here’s how to insure that you’re on the right path.

Dreamy Photos Capture the Storybook Love Between Pastel Parrotlet Birds

Birds have an exquisite beauty that is amplified by fine art photography. Hi-tech lenses and macro techniques showcase the incredible details of their brilliant plumage. Photographer Rupa Sutton has captured a dreamy series of parrotlet birds where every blade is visible and awash in pastel pinks, …

Fog Waves Are The Most Beautiful Thing I Captured After 8 Years Of Experimenting

For the last 8 years I’ve been shooting in the San Francisco area I have been absolutely obsessed with the fog. Night and day it’s what I live for …

Landscape Photography

Picture this: 8 quick tips to make yourself a better photographer

There’s no shortage of photography tips floating around the internet, be it in text or video form. But sometimes there’s a collection of tips that …

3 Push-Up Modifications To Try If You Can’t Do A Full One

Even though push-ups are an incredibly effective arms exercise, they're notoriously tough AF. Enter push-up modifications! Just because they're a …

Workouts

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

Meditation

4 Genius Mascara Hacks That Will Change the Way You Do Your Eyelashes

Ask women what makeup step they won't leave the house without, and the majority will respond: mascara. These itty-bitty brittle brushes have potent power to transform your eyes — opening them, brightening them, and making them appear more wide set. Some say they feel naked without any lash …

Makeup

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 July 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>June 29, 2018<p>Without Villains Bond is just a guy who picks up women at hotel bars for one night stands. Without villains …

Foo Fighters

Schools not preparing children to succeed in an AI future, MPs warn

Cross-party report suggests the education system must be adapted to “focus on things that machines will be less good at for longer”<p>Schools are not preparing children to succeed in a world where intelligent robots have transformed the workforce, MPs have warned.<p>A report by the cross-party Science …

Why you should throw that to-do list in the bin in the name of mental health

New research has shown that even a brief period of stress can shrink the part of your brain that affects your memory.<p>According to a recent study from …

health

Health

10 Easy Tricks to Help You Stop Procrastinating And Get Back to Work

Laziness begets laziness.<p>Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven’t gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a …

Procrastination

4 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Writing

A new survey shows we're wildly overconfident in our writing abilities. Here's what to do about it.<p>It's easy to complain about the state of business writing in general. Not only does teaching employees how to express themselves clearly cost companies billions each year (as my Inc.com colleague …

Creative Writing

Want to Work Smarter, Not Harder? 10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Productive

Of course you do. So here's how.<p>I absolutely believe in the power of hard work. Like Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>That's basically my mantra: I may not be as talented, or educated, or …

Productivity

5 Ways to Inspire Creativity and Build Strong Character in Your Children, According to a Top Psychologist

Conformity is dangerous. Here's how to teach children to think for themselves.<p>Whether it's doing things because "they've always been done that way" or because "everyone else is doing it," conformity can be very dangerous.<p>My wife and I work hard to instill the right values in our two small children. …

Creativity

8 Ways Photography Can Improve Your Life

<i>Pedro Quintela is a history teacher, talented photographer, and one of the most inspiring people on 500px. To see more of his work and advice, follow</i> …

Street Photography

The best face oils - and why you should be using one right now

A bad experience with a face oil can be enough to put you off them for good. If it’s poorly blended it can leave your skin with a greasy film, while aromatherapy blends can cause irritation and redness. And, if you’re partial to self-tan then oil is a no-go as it can lift the colour and leave you …

10 Ways to Use Kitchen Stuff in the Rest of the House

You know the feeling you get when you have a problem in your home — a stain, a crack, an annoyance or a mundane task of some kind — and realize, with …

Pomegranates, turmeric and red grapes: the key to long life?

Cells keep the body healthy by devouring toxic waste to fight off everything from wrinkles to dementia. Could certain foods help?<p>Autophagy literally means “self-devouring” – something our cells are doing constantly, breaking down damage and toxic waste products – and Japanese cell biologist …

Nobel Prize

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12 Storage Tricks That Keep Your Makeup Under Control

So you'll never lose your favorite red lipstick in your sea of colorful nail polish again.<p>So you'll never lose your favorite red lipstick in your sea of colorful nail polish again.

How having a happy spouse can improve your health

A study of 1,981 middle-aged heterosexual couples revealed that people who had happy spouses were notably more likely to report better health over …

Happiness

14 Foods To Help You Get A Better Nights Sleep

A lot of people struggle to get to sleep at night. In fact, it’s estimated that as many as one in every three people suffer from insomnia according …

3 Mental Habits That Set True Geniuses Apart

What average people regard as 'work,' geniuses tend to regard as play.<p><i>What are some secret things geniuses do to solve problems? originally appeared on Quora -- the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Steve Denton on Quora:</b><p>I …

Genius

The 1 Lesson That Will Sharpen Your Emotional Intelligence

Understanding the difference can help you get the most out of everyone.<p><i>Before you criticize someone, try walking a mile in his or her shoes.</i><p>Chances are, you've heard that proverbial advice in one form or another. One could say it perfectly illustrates the quality of empathy, a hallmark trait of …

Emotional Intelligence

40 Good Habits for Students to Practise Every Day

Why are some students more successful than others?While there are many possible reasons, it often comes down to one thing . . .Good habits.Students …

10 Proven Tips To Get What You Want! - How To Improve Your Life...You Can Do It!

Are you stuck?!<p>Are you trying hard to achieve your simplest dreams but you seem to be standing on the same square without moving a step forward?<p>Now, …