Renita Roberts

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Science Predicts You're Hiding 13 Secrets - And Nearly Half of Those You've Never Told a Soul

They're weighing on you more than you think.<p>A new study has found that the average person is holding onto 13 secrets, five of which they've never …

Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System

You're reading Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

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Entrepreneurs: A Secret Of Success That Nobody Talks About

We live in an era of cultural economic entrapment and it seems as if it’s become the new normal. We’re baited by various versions of success and it’s hard to decipher what’s authentic and what is, quite frankly, B.S. No matter how you define success, the majority of people I know are chasing their …

Oprah Winfrey Dropped Major Knowledge in Commencement Speech

The lucky graduating class at Agnes Scott College in Atlanta was treated to a commencement address by none other than Oprah Winfrey on Saturday …

Nearly 300 people shot so far this year in Chicago, matching start of violent 2016

A 3-year-old boy and an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s deputy were among 27 people shot across Chicago over the weekend, a drop from last weekend but enough to push the number of people hit by gunfire so far this year to nearly 300.<p>With two days to go in January, the number of shootings and …

15 things that may be hard to do, but could change your life forever

As Quora user Joos Meyer explains in response to the question, "What uncomfortable things such as cold showers can improve your life?" pushing your comfort zone is the key to self-improvement.<p>"I think the best methodology is to every day or week set a task or find a situation that makes you …

Self-help

Forget Resolutions. Try These 7 Ways To Design Your Life

If you’re busy making New Year’s resolutions, stop. Instead, try designing your year.<p>Planning your future, even in the form of something as seemingly simple as New Year’s resolutions, is what designers call a wicked problem.<p><i>6 Surefire Ways To Improve Your Financial Life In 2017</i><p>Wicked problems have …

One of the largest icebergs ever seen is even closer to breaking off Antarctica

Just 6.4 miles of ice are holding an iceberg the size of Delaware onto the floating Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, and scientists warn it could …

25 animals that scientists want to bring back from extinction

Advances in science, specifically biotechnology, could enable scientists to bring some of these animals "back" from extinction, and there are a few already on the list.<p>Generally, it helps if there is a species still alive today that is genetically similar to the extinct animal, like elephants for …

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Free Hotel Rooms in Italy for Having Sex, No Points Needed!

Ten hotels in the Umbrian town of Assisi, near Perugia, are offering reimbursement for a current hotel stay or a future free room for couples who …

Cyber Monday Sales That Are Still Happening

Discounts continue to roll through the week.<p>Black Friday and Cyber Monday are behind us, but the sales and deals are still here. What was once a one-day holiday for die-hard doorbuster-sales shoppers (while the rest of us napped and digested turkey) has become a weeks-long shopping extravaganza, …

14 habits of exceptionally likeable people

Napoleon Hill is the grandfather of self-help authors, inspiring the likes of Oracle founder Larry Ellison, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, and …

Queens was basically forgotten during Winter Storm Jonas

Queens was slammed with up to 34 inches of snow, the most in the city, during Winter Storm Jonas — yet received the least amount of help on the …

Empty seat left beside Michelle Obama at State of the Union was symbolic call for gun control

White House leaves promiment place vacant at president's State of the Union address in gesture of solidartiy to victims of gun violence<p>The empty chair beside Michelle Obama raised questions but was meant to speak volumes.<p>America's first lady was surrounded by special guests as her husband spoke to …