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Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

App Shows You What 200 Calories Look Like

Gulp.<p>For the 200 calories in half of that blueberry muffin, you could eat more than a pint of blueberries. That’s a lot of blueberries! And that’s entirely the point of Calorific, an iOS app by interaction designers Nic Mulvaney and Tim Diacon. It shows you what 200 calories looks like in 144 …

The girl on hold ... China delays release of Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

The Chinese release for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 has been pushed back to 2015 in what experts believe could be a bid by authorities to give local films a better chance at the box office.<p>The latest instalment in the blockbuster Hunger Games saga was due to hit cinemas in the world’s most …

Amazing Little Flip Books Use Negative Space and Secret Compartments | Colossal

<p>These fun little flip books made in Japan feature a number of unexpected designs that make use of negative space and secret “compartments” that are …

40 quotes about life (for an optimist)

40 things you never knew about Leonardo DiCaprio

1) Leonardo DiCaprio’s first film role was in Critters 3, and not as Toby Wolf in This Boy’s Life.<p>2) Robert De Niro allegedly hand-picked DiCaprio from hundreds of boys for the part in This Boy’s Life.<p>3) DiCaprio’s exquisite man bun made an appearance at the United Nations climate change summit in …

Biblical Warning On Financial Foolishness

Shares 195<p>Have you ever noticed how much advice the Bible gives for money matters? It doesn’t take much time at all to find scriptures that give …

'Ebola is man-made', and other crazy conspiracy theories

Is Obama behind the Ebola outbreak? Are planes poisoning us? Is Lady Gaga part of an evil Illuminati plot? The five conspiracy theories you won't believe people believe<p><b>The best conspiracy theories are</b> like enchanting mazes of logic whose thresholds, once crossed, are hard to return from. As …

The T&C 50: Modern Swans

From the editors of TownandCountryMag.com, a list of the world's most stylish, talked-about and emulated young women.<p>From the editors of TownandCountryMag.com, a list of the world's most stylish, talked-about and emulated young women.<p>Getty Images

How I Overcame My Chronic Anxiety Disorder

With or without drugs, battling anxiety can be nerve-racking.<p>Suffering from anxiety is so common now (or at least openly discussed) that I don't feel a hint of embarrassment when it comes to talking about it, whether it's with friends, strangers or our BAZAAR.com readers. Who doesn't feel anxious …

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This Technology Could Change the Way Deaf People Live

Ryan Hait-Campbell says his San Francisco company’s invention is really about jobs. Deaf people like himself, explains the MotionSavvy CEO, are too …