Natasha Allen

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Three super-Earths found 21 light years from Earth

A new "secret" planetary system that includes three super-Earths and one outer giant planet has been discovered by astronomers at a distance of just …

Universe

'Slaughter on Sunbeds': British newspapers capture horror of Tunisia attack

LONDON — "Bloody friday", "Massacre on the Beach" and "Laughing as he Fired" were just some of the headlines on the front pages of British newspapers …

Mindfulness: Buzzword of the Year Or Something More?

“The best way to capture moments is to pay attention. This is how we cultivate mindfulness…[it] means being awake… knowing what you are doing.” ― Jon …

You’re a Criminal in a Mass Surveillance World – How to Not Get Caught

David Montgomery via Liberty.me:<p>Sometimes you just get lucky.<p>I was in Amsterdam when the Snowden story broke. CNN was non-stop asking politicians and …

Toxic Family Communication -- You Can Change It!

<b>Everyone has experienced moments of feeling smothered or frustrated by the interference and advice of a loving and concerned family member.</b><p>Expressing feelings and opinions in an open and non intrusive way is a part of family life. It happens and always will.<p>However, often out of a sense of worry, …

This Resume Checklist Helps You Fill Out Your Blank Resume

Anyone who’s ever filled out a resume has probably wondered at least once “What the hell do I put here?” If you’re struggling, this resume checklist …

Highly Educated Countries Have Better Governments

Why? Citizens complain more, forcing officials to be more accountable.<p>We know why education is good for individuals. The promises of college graduation range from the poetic (intellectual stimulation and love of learning) to utilitarian (increased earning and power potential), but everyone seems to …

The world is not falling apart: The trend lines reveal an increasingly peaceful period in history.

It’s a good time to be a pessimist. ISIS, Crimea, Donetsk, Gaza, Burma, Ebola, school shootings, campus rapes, wife-beating athletes, lethal cops—who …

Post by Former NIMH Director Thomas Insel: The Ignorance Project

By Thomas Insel on January 28, 2015<p>Attending the World Economic Forum this past week, I was struck by two trends. The first was that brain research …

Mental Health

Want To Be Happy? You Only Have To Do 1 Thing. Over And Over.

He tells us some stuff that you're probably tired of hearing. We're exhausting our planets resources. Humanity has completely screwed everything up …

This hacked toy can open many garage doors in seconds

Have you put much thought lately into what’s stored in your garage? If you have valuables in there next to your car, you might want to think about …

Home Automation

diy hideaway book tutorial

There's nothing quite like the ugly presence of very necessary technology. I like having the computer on, but I hate the look of all those wires. I …

DIY

10 Ways to Cut Up + Restyle a Plain White T-Shirt

Remember the days of tie dye and cut up tees at summer camp? We’ll we’ve stepped up our summer camp skills and are bringing you ten new ways to cut up tees and wear them through out summer.<p>One of the most important things to remember when cutting up T-shirts is to constantly try them on while …

How to Fry Pork Chops

Pork chops make a quick, delicious weeknight dinner, and they're also perfect for entertaining guests. They taste great on their own, but you can …

Japan’s ‘Cardboard Theater’ uses your tablet to create a private movie house

Japan is known for its quirky trends that don't always make sense to the rest of us, but this latest one might be a winner: the Cardboard Theater.<p>The …

Google Cardboard

10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

Interior Design

50 Creative Home Organization Ideas

If your home always seems to be cluttered and messy, then you’ve got a problem — and would likely benefit from some home organization ideas.<p>Perhaps …

Dining Rooms

Facebook garage sales attract users, reflect tradition

From the couch in her apartment, Jenny Andrews helps Central Minnesotans find deals.<p>She has no orders to fill, nor does she control inventory. But …

DIY PILLOW BOXES.

Top 10 Insane Unexplained Scientific Discoveries

Science and technology may be achieving increasingly incredible innovations and discoveries, but there are still things out there that just can't be …