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Here are 13 signs your friendship with someone is toxic

Letting the wrong kind of people into your life can be incredibly draining. You're not likely to find enough time for yourself if another person is constantly on at you about things and won't give you room to breathe.<p>Toxic relationships aren't just the romantic kind. Sometimes, friendships with …

Self-help

A mentally ill woman’s harrowing final days: ‘God Knows Where I Am’

No one knows exactly when Linda Bishop drew her last breath, though it was likely Jan. 13, 2008, or soon thereafter. What is known is where she died — in an empty New Hampshire farmhouse she’d entered illegally — and that she died of starvation. Her badly decomposed body wasn’t found until that …

Mental Health

Trust Us: This Is What Your Best Friend Wants For Her 30th Birthday

Your pal just hit a new decade, so why not celebrate with something she'll actually use? No gift cards here!<p>Buying birthday gifts is hard. Do you go …

Bravo TV

London's Most Unusual Cafes

Sometimes you want your cup of tea with a side of quirky design, or perhaps even a haircut. Look no further than our pick of London's most unusual …

London

The Jobo CPE-3 In Home FILM Processor. Check it out…

The Jobo CPE-3 In Home FILM Processor. Check it out… Now this is cool…. If you still shoot film, and want an easy way to process all of it, then here …

Houses

Ready to Print: Handbook for Media Designers

These days, designers must be proficient in creating final artwork and be familiar with pre-print and production processes. Ready to Print helps …

Those Who Dared To Discover: 15 Women Scientists You Should Know

15 Trailblazing Female Scientists to Discover this Women's History Month <br>For centuries, women have made important contributions to the sciences, but …

Science

Must-See Design Documentaries You Don't Want To Miss

Inspiration is all around you. Your design taste is developed by the things you consume. Your creative genius is influenced by the food you eat, sounds you hear, music you listen to, books and articles you read and movies you watch. If you feel like procrastinating make sure you spend your time …

Design

Researchers Perform First Surgery on the Human Genome

Ralph Claus Grimm<p>Kristen Earle, Gabriel Billings, KC Huang and Justin Sonnenburg<p>Dr. Igor Siwanowicz<p>Daniel H. Miller and Ethan S. Sokol<p>Dr. Giorgio …

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Immune System

The astonishing village where little girls turn into boys aged 12

In every way, Johnny is physically and biologically male. But, astonishingly he did not grow a penis until he hit puberty.<p>He is one of many children who live in Salinas, an isolated village in the southwestern Dominican Republic, who are seemingly born female, only to become men in their teenage …

Dominican Republic

Growing a penis at 12: the 'Guevedoce' boys of the Dominican Republic

Scientists and BBC presenter travelled to the Dominican Republic to meet the 'Guevedoce' males who do not grow a penis until puberty<p>I hated going through puberty; voice cracking, swinging moods, older brother laughing at me. But compared to Johnny, who lives in a small town in the Dominican …

Dominican Republic

This Weird Tiny Frog Hears With Its Mouth

"Talk directly into my mouth, please."<p>The Gardiner's Seychelles frog is one of the smallest amphibians in the world, measuring less than half an inch long. But their extreme tininess isn't the only curious thing about them. As a new study shows, this species of frog has no eardrum and no middle …

Over 1,500 Free 4K Stock Video Clips, All Courtesy of a Single Cinematographer

Mitch Martinez is a Philadelphia-based director of photography and cinematographer. Over the past 2.5 years, he has been working on building a free …

Foldio

Sorry, this product is no longer available.<br>But we have lots of other good stuff! Check it out!<p>The Photojojo Store!<p>A cute and portable photo studio …

Portable

Street Artist and City Worker Spend a Year Having a Fun Graffiti Conversation

On his way to work in the morning, street artist Mobstr would cycle past an average, graffiti-covered red wall in London. For years, he noticed that a city worker would paint over the graffiti with red paint, when it was below a certain line. For any graffiti above this predetermined line, the …

Graffiti

4 Animated GIFs That Reveal The Secret To Great UX Testing

All designers should use these techniques to test their designs.<p>Great designs don’t just fall out of a designer’s brain. More often than not, they’re the result of rigorous testing, using a nebulous mix of scientific and not-so-scientific techniques. But if you’re not sure what the difference …

Surprising Infographic Visualizes the Cost of Living Around the World

We often think about the cost of living from city to city and less often from country to country. Movehub, a resource for those moving abroad, visualized data that shows us how this cost changes around the world. They used information from the website Numbeo, which is a crowdsourced global …

Infographics

The Holocaust film that was too shocking to show

“In the spring of 1945,” says the narrator, over bucolic springtime shots of the German countryside, “the allies advancing into the heart of Germany came to Bergen-Belsen. Neat and tidy orchards, well-stocked farms lined the wayside, and the British soldier did not fail to admire the place and its …

Steven Spielberg

The 18 Chicest Coffee Shops in New York City

Get your daily caffeine fix in style...<p>Getting your java fix isn't just a way to stay awake around the dreaded 3pm work slump, it's a ritual that people take seriously...very seriously. Don't be annoyed by the Starbucks on every corner, there are loads of cafes that are worth you time- warm, cozy …

The Story Behind this Powerful Photo of a Black Boy Hugging a White Cop at a Ferguson Demonstration

Amidst the many photos of hate, anger, sadness and sometimes outright destruction that have flooded the media since a grand jury decided not to …

Travel-Sized "Minipresso" Brews Your Espresso on the Go

<i>Minipresso</i> is a travel-sized espresso maker for people on the go. Created by the Hong Kong company Wacaco, it's a cylindrical, all-in-one system that includes everything you'd need to brew a fresh cup. The sleek, modern design looks like a capsule, and inside it has a scoop for measuring and …

Coffee

The 3 Entrepreneurial Traits Kids Should Learn for a Successful Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It was the entrepreneurial skills instilled in me by my grandfather at an early age that not only shaped my future path to success as an entrepreneur, but also built the parameters for my mindset and my life. When I became a father I knew …

Trick or Treat: New York's Best Candy Shops

Our new weekly column covers the chicest food and restaurants. In celebration of Halloween, we're sharing our favorite candy stores around New York City.<p><b>The Sweet Life:</b><p>This Lower East Side sweet spot is full of colorful jars of homemade candy, dried fruit, nuts and chocolates. For licorice lovers …

16 Quotes That Will Make You a Better Social Marketer | Inc.com

Over the years, I've read hundreds (maybe thousands) of articles about social media marketing best practices. Separating the wheat from the chaff can be difficult even when you're as immersed in the industry as I am.<p>If you're just starting out in social marketing, it can be downright intimidating …

Marketing

An Alarm Clock That Wakes You Up With a Cup of Coffee

Well, it looks like we’ve stumbled upon heaven. And its name is The Barisieur.<p>As one who hates waking up early, it doesn’t get much better than this. …