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These Photos Are Designed to Make You Feel Anxious

“In Anxious Anticipation” is a photo project that’s designed to make you feel anxiety and apprehension. Each photo shows something bad on the brink …

The painting that tricks the eye

Art historian Kelly Grovier looks at images that break out of their frames, including an 1874 trompe l’oeil and a photo from Syria.<p>The most enduring images break their immediate frames of reference and climb into our imaginations. Such is the power of a photograph captured this week of a soldier in …

Free Syrian Army

Stop Trying to Achieve Work-Life Balance

“<i>Work-life balance is a concept that has us simply lashing ourselves on the back and working too hard in each of the three commitments. In the</i> …

5 Unexpected Ideas to Get the Best Out of Your Team | Inc.com

When it comes to motivating your team you're pretty confident you have the basics down. You trust and appreciate them, offer feedback and career development, communicate the value of the work they do, and even ensure they take time to recharge and avoid burnout. But even good managers always have …

Leadership

Just 29 inches tall, the Davone Ray-S speaker is a force to be reckoned with

Beautifully crafted in Denmark, the Davone Ray-S, speakers' sound looms large.<p>Most of my favorite floor-standing high-end speakers are big and tall, but the Davone Ray-S sits low to the floor -- it's a mere 29 inches high mounted on its steel stand. The Ray-S is a thoroughly modern, truly elegant …

Audiophile

The Buddhist and the Neuroscientist

What compassion does to the brain<p>In 1992, the neuroscientist Richard Davidson got a challenge from the Dalai Lama. By that point, he’d spent his career asking why people respond to, in his words, “life’s slings and arrows” in different ways. Why are some people more resilient than others in the …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Five things you can do to be happier right now

Most people are wrong about the things that will make them happy. Professor Paul Dolan says it's actually quite simple<p>Earning more money; <b>bagging the fabulous job</b> you have always wanted or travelling the world might seem like the <b>key to happiness</b>.<p>But according to happiness expert Prof Paul Dolan, …

Happiness

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Best Methods for Creating a Successful Exercise Habit - Serving Joy - Inspire Through Sharing

Just like any other habits, the exercise habit is one that’s difficult to form. In order to make it really stick, you need to take a first step, and …

The patented Nike shirt that could track your heart rate and blood pressure while you exercise

Nike appears to be looking into new uses for the Nike+ sensor it first released in 2006. A patent awarded to the company on Dec. 9 shows a device that looks very similar to the Nike+ sensor slotting into a sleeveless shirt that has, as the patent says, the ability to monitor various levels and send …

Wearable Tech

The World of Garlic

27 varieties to try in your home kitchen<p>There are two main types of garlic: softneck and hardneck. <b>Softneck garlics,</b> with their spongy central stalks, …

Ice Cream

Smart Tip: Peel an Entire Head of Garlic in 10 Seconds

I know what you're thinking: I already know the trick involving smashing a garlic clove with a knife to quickly remove its skin. Well this is a new, …

What to Cook in Your Pressure Cooker

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: This year we're resolving to put all of our cookware to good use. We're starting</i> …

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World Drug Report Reveals The Staggering Extent Of North America's Meth Problem

From 2010 to 2011 worldwide seizures of methamphetamine by authorities grew by 73% — from 51 tons to 88 tons — and 61% (54 tons) of all seizures were reported by Mexico and the U.S.<p>From the report (emphasis ours):<p>The highest methamphetamine seizures were reported by Mexico, where seizures more than …

American Standard

L<i>egends: Untold Stories,</i> a limited-edition coffee-table book to be published this September in honor of Ray-Ban’s 75th anniversary, offers a look back into history and pop culture through the lens of one of the most classic and enduring eyewear brands. (ray-ban.com)

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An App That Maps The Entire Universe Of Beer

What if you knew whether you’d like a beer before you even took the first sip? This incredible visualization can make that possible.<p>One night, Kevin Jamieson sat at a bar and drank a beer that was particularly delicious. Maybe he even had a few or a few too many, because the next day, he couldn’t …

Artichoke Risotto With Lemon-Herb Pesto

Whenever I trim a fresh artichoke, my thoughts always drift to Pablo Neruda's poem, "Ode to the Artichoke." And every time I cannot help but smile that such a deliciously wonderful poem was dedicated to a vegetable that looks so unwelcoming.<p>"Dressed as a warrior, burnished like a pomegranate, …