Emma Randall

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Why we're more creative when we're tired, and 9 other surprising things about how brains work

One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our brains work and how they actually do.<p>On many occasions, I find myself …

Makes Total Scents: Disney Villains As Perfume Bottles

This is a series of Disney villain inspired perfume bottles imagined by Pixiv artist mmmint8. If the Scar one were a real scent I would buy it …

Some Things Are Better Left Unreal: Real Life Emoji Faces

This is a small series (there's three) of emoji faces imagined in real life. They were created as part of a campaign to raise awareness that your …

Because You Deserve To Feel Like A Princess: Official Disney Princess Bra And Underwear Sets

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of their Disney Fantasy Shop, Japanese retailer Belle Maison is releasing these Disney princess bra and underwear …

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Ghost Caught in Photo is Obviously a Ghost (Obviously)

If there's one problem I have with photos of ghosts, it's that often they're just too obviously photos of ghosts. Take, for instance, this photo showing an apparition that is quite obviously the ghost of a very sexy young man who was murdered before his time:<p>But we all know that things are spookier …

‘The Power Of The Witch’ - super rare British witchcraft documentary from 1971

What a find! <i>The Power Of The Witch</i> is a documentary about witchcraft as it was practised in the late 60s and early 70s in the UK - apparently it was …

Awakening your Seven Major Chakras

Most of us here in India are familiar with Chakras to the extent that we know they exist in our body. But we don’t really get in to the specifics of …

Spirituality

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Books

Why We Love: Five Revelatory Books on the Psychology of the Heart

It’s often said that every song, every poem, every novel, every painting ever created is in some way “about” love. What this really means is that love is a central theme, an underlying preoccupation, in humanity’s greatest works. But what exactly <i>is</i> love? How does its mechanism spur such poeticism, …

Fairy Tales Illustrated With Dark, Modern-Day Twists

Illustrator Rachael Wise has created a series of fairy tale illustrations with really dark, modern-day twists, some even more morbid than the …

18 Super Chic No-Carve Pumpkins

If you love Halloween, but aren’t exactly into wielding a knife to carve out that jack-o’-lantern, you’re in luck. There are <i>tons</i> of great no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas out there. From using paint to stencils to cut paper, the ideas are almost endless. To get you in the Halloween spirit, we’ve …

Decorations

31 Home Decor Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

You're allowed to take shortcuts in life, especially if they make your house pretty.

Harry Styles

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35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

15 Children’s Toys You Wouldn’t Want To Give To Kids

Call us old-fashion but you really can't beat a few hours playing with LEGO can you? The possibilities are pretty much endless, but in an age where …

10 Outrageously Funny Euphemisms For Sex From The 1800's

The English are famous for being both prudish and overly conservative at the best of times, so you can imagine when it came to taboo subjects such as …

Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation

Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on that day a year earlier; not only is it a remarkable tool of introspection and self-awareness, but it also …

Sali Hughes's 25 top fixes to keep you looking young – without surgery From fringes to facials, our resident beauty expert picks her top anti-ageing treatments http://t.gu.com/n8gR2 Photograph: Perou for the Guardian

The Art of Kissing: A 1936 Guide for Lovers

Between Edison’s scandalous footage of the first kiss in cinema in 1896 and Bill Plympton’s quirky animated guide to kissing a century later, the public image of lip-locking underwent some radical transformations. In 1936, the year my grandmother was born, a man named <b>Hugh Morris</b> penned a small …

7 Concepts That Shape Who You Are, How You Think About Yourself and Others

Josh Richardson, <i>Prevent Disease</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Our world of duality is slowly changing. More of us are seeing each other for who we are and why we’re …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

Crazy Fantastic Tree Cake

I am in complete and utter awe over this tree cake. Everything about it is exactly as it should be. See behind the scenes as it comes together HERE …

30 Unique And Must-See Photos From Our Past

Photographs have long been used to record special and unique moments - birthdays, weddings and the occasional selfie are all commonplace. But these …