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Here's the Cheapest Flight to Europe From Every U.S. State

It's the golden age of flights to Europe. Price wars have pushed fares down so low that it's no longer mind-boggling when an airline offers $99 …

European Travel

The 1 Book That Most Impacted Malcolm Gladwell's Worldview | Inc.com

Every once in a while, you come across one of those books. You know the one: It challenges you; it delights you; it has you consider something vital in a deeper way. You find yourself recommending it to people, gifting it to people, telling strangers on the subway about it.<p>For Malcolm Gladwell, …

Self-improvement

Amid Evangelical decline, growing split between young Christians and church elders

The number of white evangelical Protestants fell from about 23 percent of the US population in 2006 to 17 percent in 2016, and only 11 percent are …

Faith

My dad predicted Trump in 1985 – it's not Orwell, he warned, it's Brave New World

The ascent of Donald Trump has proved Neil Postman’s argument in Amusing Ourselves to Death was right. Here’s what we can do about it<p>Over the last year, as the presidential campaign grew increasingly bizarre and Donald Trump took us places we had never been before, I saw a spike in media references …

Literature

Gorgeous Landscape Photography by Richard Larssen

• shares<br>• Share on Facebook<br>• Tumblr<br>• VKontakte<br>• Reddit<br>• Flipboard<p><b>Richard Larssen</b> is a talented 40-year-old self-taught photographer based in a little town called …

Interactive Map Gives Wi-Fi Codes of Airports Around the World

Waiting in the airport can be a real drag, especially if your flight is delayed. Killing time in them can also be pretty expensive, whether you're …

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

Benefits Of Reading

More on Mindfulness and Difficult People

Mindfulness is purposely paying attention to a particular experience without judgment. It is a science that has a wide range of benefits for many people in all walks of life. It has been proven to help people with physical, mental, and emotional stress. People of any age can certainly benefit from …

Mindfulness

Tips for finding the best airfare prices

In this age of complicated airfares with multiple add-on fees, travelers agonize over finding the best price. It's no secret that flights during peak …

Line shutters MixRadio music app 14 months after buying it from Microsoft

Mobile messaging giant Line has announced that it’s shuttering MixRadio, the music-streaming service it acquired from Microsoft 14 months ago.<p>MixRadio was initially developed by Nokia way back in 2007, though over the years, it has been known under various names, such as Nokia Music and Nokia …

How to Stop Thinking During Meditation: 10 Tips to Calm in 10 Minutes

Have you tried meditation only to get frustrated because you can't stop thinking or worrying?<p>Maybe you worry so much that you feel more stressed after meditation than when you began! If you struggle with constant thoughts during meditation, don't give up yet!<p><b>With these 10 tips, you'll get calm,</b> …

Meditation

Five Pieces of ‘Out-Dated’ Dating Advice

The first thing in the Bible even remotely resembling today’s dating scene might be the marriage between Isaac and Rebekah. Lots of people were …

I Went to "Meditation University" and Learned How to Treat My Panic Attacks and Anxiety With Mindfulness

The first serious panic attack I can remember having -- not "I'm a little nervous" but "My heart is exploding through my chest and I might possibly die" -- was at 22.<p>I was in a staff meeting at my job editing test preparation materials, where I spent most of my time trying to sneak subversive …

Meditation

Wells Fargo Conversations

Once children have grown up and moved out, the transition to an empty nest may provide new opportunities to focus on yourself, your interests, and …

Robert Reich: America is revolting against its ruling class

The former secretary of labor examines the popularity of Donald Trump on the right and Bernie Sanders on the left<p>Robert Reich<p>August 4, 2015 2:55pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>“He can’t possibly win the nomination,” is the phrase heard most often when Washington insiders …

Middle-class

Princeton Review names University of Illinois top party school in the U.S.

The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, Java and light-emitting diodes, or LED.<p>But students at the central Illinois campus don't just bury their heads in books, they also party — so much so that …

College & University

10 Reasons You Should Meditate

<i>This is the part 1 of a 4-part series on meditation, its benefits and how you can learn to meditate yourself.</i><p><i>“Meditation is the dissolution of</i> …

Meditation

Where Should You Save For College?

I just paid a bill for my daughter’s summer college class. It’s only 3 credit hours, but the cost was just about what I paid for a whole semester when I was in college. I talk to people all the time about college costs, but it often feels abstract even though I am experiencing the same thing. For …

College & University

Adorable Animated Mice Explain Meditation in 2 Minutes

Looking for a meditation instruction video that is both informative and adorable?<p>Well look no further, because Dan Harris and Happify have teamed up …

What Does the Bible Teach About Meditation?

How we use our minds is certainly important in learning God’s will and following it (Romans 12:1-2 <b>Romans 12:1-2</b> 1 I beseech you therefore, brothers, …

10 Surprising Secrets No One Told You Yet About Meditation

For thousands of years and across countless cultures, humans around the world have been meditating. Whether you're new to meditation, or you've been practicing it for a while, there are always new and fascinating things to discover about this age-old practice.<p>To the uninitiated, meditation appears …

Meditation

The Power of Prayer and Meditation

A peace that surpasses all understanding . . .<p>‒Philippians 4:6-8<p>Considering what I'd been through, I would rather die than go back to the way I'd lived before; it had been sheer hell for me. But perhaps I'd had to experience hell to know peace. There had been no place where I could run to, nor any …

Meditation

23 Books That Everyone With Wanderlust Should Read

(Photo Credit: Getty Images)<p>Wanderlust is notoriously difficult to manage. Once you've tasted the adrenaline rush of travel, it can feel unbearable to sit at home, knowing that adventure is out there waiting to be had.<p>But if you can't <i>always</i> get out and explore, then it's best to let a book do it …

Books

Nick Offerman is at his best detailing modern-day Gumption

In chapter 11 of <i>Gumption</i>, Nick Offerman handily refutes the idea that Yoko Ono was responsible for the breakup of The Beatles. He also espouses her …

Nick Offerman