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This tree beautifully reveals the relationships between languages

For reasons both poetic and pragmatic, the tree has historically been the designer's go-to inspiration for mapping relationships. In the graphic below, Finish-Swedish illustrator Minna Sundberg artfully uses this format to trace the world's largest language families.<p>All of the languages illustrated …

Language

These Books on Mindfulness Will Help You Practice Being Present

Meditation and mindfulness are two concepts that have received quite a bit of buzz in recent years. While their origins lie in ancient teachings and …

Meditation

13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

6 Erogenous Zones You Need to Pay More Attention to During Sex

Start exploring.<p>When you and your partner are in the mood without much time to spare, you probably sprint through your go-to foreplay moves—a little …

How Narcissists Really Think

We often hear the term “narcissist,” but in reality, what does that mean? Does it merely describe someone who likes to be the center of attention, or …

Psychology

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>By<p>Mar 28 2018, 11:09 PM<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand …

How to Repair a Fatty Liver

When fat collects inside the cells of your liver, you have what is known as a fatty liver, or steatosis. Fatty liver alone generally causes no …

15 Top Leadership Books Every Current or Future Boss Should Read

There's something here for everyone, whatever your level of leadership.<p>Ever since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay, <i>The Servant as Leader</i>, the servant leadership movement has risen from obscurity to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and …

Leadership

How to detox your body in 10 simple ways

Detoxification is cleansing, providing nourishment and giving rest to the body from inside out. Body toxins are processed in the liver for …

Avocado, The World’s Healthiest Food You Never Knew About

The existence of avocado dates back to 10,000 BC, while its cultivation occurred in parts of central and southern America. This fruit reached …

10 things that change when you're finally in the right relationship

Hint: It's effortless.<p><b>1. You don't feel like a nervous wreck.</b> I once heard great philosopher Kourtney Kardashian say on <i>Keeping Up With The Kardashians</i> — and I'm paraphrasing here: When you're with the right person, you feel calm rather than anxious. Sure, you can have butterflies, but you shouldn't …

7 surprising books that will make your life better

I read a lot of books. I reference at least one book a week in these blog posts but I have to read a lot more than that — usually 4 to 5 times as …

Self-improvement

Ashwagandha: The Wonder Herb

Since childhood, I have been hearing this name but nobody explained what it is exactly. In my late teens, I saw this herb on the footpaths of Mumbai, …

6 POTENT SUPERFOODS THAT HELP YOU REMOVE HEAVY METALS FROM YOUR BODY

It’s pretty safe to say that nearly every person on this planet has been exposed to heavy metals at some point during their lives, and unfortunately, …

16 Small Habits That Could Seriously Improve Your Life Within A Year

H/T Reddit<p>"If you read for 30 minutes every day, that's 3.5 hours a week, which is enough to finish a book every two to four weeks. Depending on what you choose to read, that's 12 to 24 books completed in a year!" —a_tame_zergling<p>"I used to (and still do) have a problem with over-apologizing in …

Time I

Little Known Moringa Tree to the Rescue From Chronic Diseases

If plants could be superheroes, the Moringa (<i>Moringa oleifera</i>) tree would be one of them. Although native to the foothills of the Himalayas in India, …

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More | Inc.com

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Charisma

Top 15 Fastest Growing Veggies You Can Harvest In No Time

Just because vegetable gardening is ‘a patience exercise’ it doesn’t mean you can’t try your hand at it.<p>For all fond gardeners out there who can’t …

Can You Turn Fat into Muscle?

Simply put, your body can't turn fat into muscle. And the reverse is also true: Your body can't turn muscle into fat, either.<p>The reason? Fat and …

Exercise

If Glowing Skin Luscious Hair Are What You Desire, Eat These 19 Foods Everyday

While we're all obsessed about the newest cosmetic fads in the market, we often forget that the most fantastic products for better skin and hair …

Leading Universities Just Released 65 Free Business Courses to Make You Smarter | Inc.com

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Strategic Approach from University of Pennsylvania<p>Influence from University of Pennsylvania<p>Accounting for Decision Making from University of Michigan<p>Valuing Companies from University of Michigan<p>Budgeting and Finance for Public Libraries from University of …

Online Education

How To Set Goals (And Why You Should Write Them Down)

There’s some impressive science to back up goal setting. And yet it’s something we’re never taught or encouraged to do. But the statistics don’t lie, and make a strong argument for getting good at this skill; and making a habit of it. A Harvard Business Study found that the 3% of graduates from …

Crayons

This Yoga Sequence Will Loosen Up Insanely Tight Hamstrings

Running and crazy-tight hamstrings seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly, but it doesn't have to be that way! Hop on your mat after a run …

14 Psychological Tricks Everyone Should Know

The internet is awash with amateur psychology and body language tips, from ludicrous, life-affirming self-help mumbo jumbo to beginner-level …

How To Make Long-Lasting Changes To Your Unconscious Habits

This startup is training employees at Starbucks and NASA to make long-term behavior changes.<p>There’s a popular saying in the military: “You never rise to the occasion, you only sink to your level of training.”<p>In other words, sustained success isn’t the result of something that’s done spontaneously …

The Belly-Fat Inferno Workout | Men's Health

1. Circuit x3<p>Kettlebell Swing<p>20 Reps<p>Place a kettlebell on the floor in front of you. Spread your feet slightly beyond shoulder width, push your hips back, and slightly bend your knees. Grab the kettlebell's handle with both hands.<p>Start your swing with a “hike pass”—like a center snapping the ball …

12 Little Things That Show People You're Intelligent, Without You Having to Say It | Inc.com

I was at a breakfast meeting the other day.<p>Four people around a small table on the outdoor deck of a nice hotel, right on the beach, one of the women brought two boxes of avocado toast from the café.<p>"For us to share," she said.<p>My first thought was, "How are we going to share avocado toast in those …

Notepads

The Best Ab Exercises You’re Not Doing

These calorie-burning moves need to be part of your core routine.<p>After a sculpted stomach, but having trouble making progress? Too often, we work our …

Excel Shortcuts

Excel Shortcut Key Combinations to Common Tools and Features<p>Learn all about the shortcut keys, including combinations to take advantage of Excel to …

How to Get Rich: 8 Success Habits Wielded by Multimillionaires

Building wealth requires you ignore the negativity and focus on the right things.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've likely heard this before. The state and quality of your life is a direct reflection of the habits you employ daily. What defines us, at the end of the …