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Ranking The World's Most Admired Art Museums, And What Big Business Can Learn From Them

The world’s biggest companies invest huge sums of time and money in reputation management. And yet, when measured, art museums have demonstrably better reputations than even the most well-regarded businesses in the world.<p>A recent research project conducted by myself and Patricia Heijndijk from the …

Museums

8 qualities that will help you be great in any relationship, according to a psychotherapist

Do you ever wonder how some people seem so natural and at ease in relationships, while others really struggle to maintain them?<p>Is it a difference in temperament, like introversion or extroversion?<p>It could be, but as a psychologist, I can say the approach to relationships for each temperament is …

Happiness

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

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Shooting Sports

Makeup Genius Lisa Eldridge Has a Super Easy Trick for Doubling Your Lip Size

Her secrets are everything.<p>Overlining your lips is an art. When it's good, it's 💯. When it's bad? Um, there are memes for that. To ensure you're not veering into Miranda Sings territory, celebrity makeup artist Lisa Eldridge has come through with an A+ tutorial for how to achieve a natural-looking …

Makeup

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

Meditation

Cats In Hats Made From Their Own Hair

Japanese photographer Ryo Yamazaki, makes hats from the hair his cats shed, and they are adorable!<p>His Scottish fold cats are Nyaa 8 year old (tabby), …

Pets

Study Confirms: The Words We Speak Can Literally Alter Our Brain

Recent studies report fascinating results: The words you choose to use can literally change your brain. Dr. Andrew Newberg, a neuroscientist at …

Humanity

8 Horrible Habits That Are Ruining Your Productivity (and What You Can Do to Fix Them)

No better time to start than right now!<p>If there is one thing in life people underestimate, it is the impact of their daily habits.<p>Whether you want to admit it or not, the truth is that just about everything in life can be directed back to your habits. Long-term success is the result of good habits. …

7 Things You Need to Give Up to Be Happy

Is it just us, or does it feel like life has the accelerator pedal to the metal right now? We're all propelling forward at the craziest of speeds …

Happiness

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You And Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you'll sleep when you're dead, realize that you're making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>The short-term productivity gains from skipping sleep to work are quickly washed away by …

Stress Literally Shrinks Your Brain (7 Ways To Reverse The Damage)

Stress is terrible for your brain. Here are seven strategies you can use to fix the damage and get your stress under control today.<p>We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious emotional, even physical, consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our …

How to stop being annoyed by life

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you get easily annoyed? At times, does that emotion quickly escalate to anger? You are not alone.<p>You shouldn't live with it, though.<p>Beyond improvements to your general mood and happiness, taming your anger can have important benefits to your health. Constant stress and aggravation is …

Mindfulness

A psychology professor reviewed decades of research about having kids and came to a depressing conclusion about marriage

Lots of women look forward to motherhood — getting to know a tiny baby, raising a growing child, developing a relationship with a maturing son or daughter.<p>All over the world, people believe that parenting is the most rewarding part of life. And it's good that so many mothers treasure that bond with …

Parenting

Neuroscience discovers 5 things that will make you happy

So what's going to make you happy? Let's get more specific: What's going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let's focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

Greece's 17 most beautiful beaches

European Travel

Couple's Dog Is the Cameraman on Their Enchanting Wedding Day

Addie and Marshall Burnette decided not to use a traditional videographer when they eloped a few weeks ago. Instead, they strapped a GoPro onto their Siberian Husky Ryder and trusted her to film the entire journey. From Addie getting ready to the enchanting ceremony amidst Roan Mountain's snowy …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Infographic: 23 good luck charms from around the world

Four-leaf clovers and horseshoes are pretty well known good luck charms but surely there must be more! This awesome infographic from Lottoland will …

Adorably Candid Photos Between Two Dogs Mirror the Dynamics of Human Relationships

Photographer Shaina Fishman captures the unique relationships that canines share in her project called <i>Between Two Dogs</i>. Adorable images showcase a variety of interactions among different pups, with these instances ranging from humorous to sweet to poignant. Some dogs are two peas in a pod and go …

Father buys his seven-year-old daughter a Blue Moon diamond for world record £32 million

Hong Kong's sixth richest man Joseph Lau bought the rare 16.08-carat pink diamond and renamed it 'Josephine'<p>A flamboyant Hong Kong billionaire spent a record £32 million on a flawless "Blue Moon" diamond and renamed it “Josephine” to honour his seven year-old daughter.<p>Property tycoon Joseph Lau – …

Hong Kong

Every Victoria’s Secret Angel Who Has Worn the Fantasy Bra

Wearing the Fantasy Bra is one of the highest honors for a Victoria’s Secret<p>Angel. It's like earning valedictorian status, or Beyoncé asking you to take out her trash. It doesn't happen often, so, when it does, embrace the hell out of it.<p>This year, Lais Ribeiro is the lucky model. She'll be walking …

21 of the most iconic photos ever taken

The image of a napalm scarred little girl running from her burning village in Vietnam is one of the most well known photographs in the world.<p>Kim …

Michael J Fox tries Nike's first pair of Back to the Future self-lacing shoes

Nike has celebrated Back to the Future day by presenting actor Michael J Fox with a pair of the self-lacing shoes he wore in the 1985 movie Back to …

Japanese Bonsai Tree Takes a 10-Year Journey Around the Globe

Conceptual artist Azuma Makoto pushes the boundaries of traditional Japanese flower arrangement, taking his plant and flower designs to entirely new levels. Makoto's 10-year project <i>Shiki: Landscape and Beyond,</i> captures the journey of a Japanese white pine bonsai tree around (and above) the globe. …

Anime

8 Reasons Why Introverts Are Irresistibly Attractive

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing more to take away.<p>– Antoine de Saint-Exupery<p>When I was …

Personality

It’s Been 50 Years Since the Biggest US-Backed Genocide You’ve Never Heard Of

Former Indonesian dictator Suharto, second from left in sunglasses, on October 6, 1965. AP<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free …

Playful Celebrity Portraits Show Off the Goofy Sides of A-List Stars

When we think of Hollywood royalty, often the picture that comes to mind is gorgeous and airbrushed to the extreme. London- and New York-based photographer Andy Gotts, however, takes a different approach with his celebrity portraits, which are often bursting with spontaneity and humor. Both playful …

Gwyneth Paltrow

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