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17 Easy Low-Carb Dinners

Despite (or maybe because of) endless research, the confusion surrounding carbohydrates remains real. For the record, carbs are <i>not</i> evil. (In fact, …

Healthy Eating

Wooden Rings with Magnificent Tiny Fantasy Landscapes

Le créateur canadien sous le nom de Secret Wood réussit à recréer l’atmosphère fantasmagorique de paysages fantastiques dans d’aussi petits objets …

22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.

Can You Really Make Money by Starting a Blog?

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces. They're thinking,</i> …

Marketing

How to start a business with almost no money

You're willing to take some risks, like leaving your current job or going without personal revenue for a while.<p>But there's one logistical hurdle stopping you: You don't have much money.<p><b>Related: 7 Myths About Starting a Business That I Used to Believe</b><p>On the surface, this seems like a major problem, …

Small Business

You’d be surprised how much you can do with a chickpea – Yotam Ottolenghi recipes

From soups and stews to patties, meatballs and veggie sides, the humble chickpea is incredibly versatile<p>Did you make it through 40 days of Lenten abstinence, relying mostly on the tins and cans already in your cupboard? I’m not a great faster, but I have been using up the many cans of chickpeas I …

Chickpeas

Warner Bros. is planning 11 more superhero movies after 'Batman v Superman' — here they all are

The DC Universe will finally kick off Friday with the opening of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice."<p>"Batman v Superman" lays the groundwork for a new series of superhero films with appearances from Wonder Woman, Flash, Cyborg, and Aquaman, with nods to even more icons.<p>While Marvel's "Captain …

The best tabletop RPGs of 2015, finalists from Board Game Geek

The year's best games featured Sherlock Holmes, Bronze Age fantasy and troublesome rabbits<p>The members of BoardGameGeek.com, the go-to source for tabletop gaming community and information, announced the winners of their annual Golden Geek Awards over the weekend. The Golden Geeks are voted on by …

Board Games

Artist Carves the Entire Alphabet into Pencil Lead

Taiwanese carver Chien Chu Lee also carves Instagram likes and Christmas presents.<p>Cyclists have the Tour de France. Chefs have the fugu fish. Ninjas have the Ninja Warrior Challenge. For those who carve miniature sculptures from pencils, using 0.6 mm mechanical lead is the pinnacle of difficulty. …

153 movie sequels currently in the works

<b>Latest update:</b> <i>The Devil's Rejects 2</i> and <i>47 Metres Down 2</i> were added.<p>Think Hollywood is bereft of original ideas? You just might after this. Here's our …

Before & After Fat Loss Photo How To Lose Body Fat Fast With Skipping

<i>Sam lost 4kg Body Weight, 6% Body Fat and gained 1″ on his Biceps, 1″ on his chest and .5″ on his Legs!</i><p>To lose body fat, whilst maintaining any lean …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Kickstart Your Fitness with This Simple Tactic

Kickstart<br>Your Fitness<br>with This<br>Simple Tactic<p>There aren't a lot of shortcuts when it comes to fitness. You get out of it what you put in, but here's …

The 15-Minute Core-Carving Complex

Burn fat fast and shrink your middle with this brand-new MetCon workout from Men’s Health Fitness Director<p>A complex is one of my favorite metabolic conditioning weapons.<p>It works like this: You perform a series of exercises back-to-back with zero rest—and you never put down the weight. It’s one of …

Cyberpunk Illustrations of a Dystopian Future

The brightly colored art books of Josan Gonzalez cast a shadow over the dark times ahead.<p>"The future is now," might be a true statement: we live in a present that's in constant flux—maybe it even means we've entered the future as a state of mind, if not the literal definition of a fixed point in …

Why Finland has the best schools

The Harvard education professor Howard Gardner once advised Americans, "Learn from Finland, which has the most effective schools and which does just about the opposite of what we are doing in the United States."<p>Following his recommendation, I enrolled my 7-year-old son in a primary school in …

Education

“Nature can surprise us”: There’s a new species of bacteria that eats plastic

There’s an estimated 311 million tons of plastic (pdf) produced every year across the world. There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050, it’s probably in our food, and will likely leave its mark long after we’re gone.<p>Polyethylene terephthalate (known as PET), which is used for …

World Economic Forum

19 Seriously Scary Documentaries That’ll Scare The Hell Out Of You

You'll never relax again.<p><b>WARNING: Many of the films on this list are incredibly disturbing. Please continue and watch each film with discretion.</b>

1,000 Reps to Ripped

You’re about to encounter the craziest cardio workout of your life<p>It’s time to unleash a little crazy from deep inside. That’s the only way you’ll power through the cardio workout shown in the video above, which contains 9 heart rate-hiking movements that you’ll complete for 1,000 total reps.<p>I …

The 5-Move Workout That Tightens Your Core and Fends Off Back Pain

Chisel your middle and bulletproof your back with these classic core movements<p>This abs workout pulls double duty: It not only carves and tightens your core, but it also prevents lower back pain in the process, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour.<p>The routine consists of five core stability …

5 Tips for Calming an Angry Child

<i>My son is a hot-tempered boy who gets very angry. What can I do to calm him down before he lashes out at the rest of the family?</i><p>Unless you're a saint, dealing with an angry child is challenging at best. While no parent enjoys their child's explosive outbursts, anger is a normal and human emotion. …

Parenting

17 Verbal Habits of Highly Likable People

It starts with what you say--and what you know not to say.<p>We all know a few people--probably just a few, actually--who win over everyone they meet. Their charisma is hard to quantify, and yet it makes others feel at ease and drawn to them.<p>How do they do it? One of two ways: either they're born with …

15 Simple Brain Hacks to Learn a New Language Fast

Have you ever given up on learning a new language?Maybe you studied Spanish at school, and as much as you wanted to become fluent you just couldn’t …

Language Learning

9 Habits That Destroy Workplace Relationships

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>According to Globoforce, 78 percent of people who work between 30 to 50 hours per week actually spend more time with their coworkers than with their families. Because of the amount of time that we spend with colleagues, I find it pretty …

The Workplace

Sincerity of Self-Deception

While growing up, we're repeatedly taught the importance of honesty. We set stringent boundaries for our children in regards to cheating, lying or covering up as they develop and learn the art of interaction. Yet we rarely talk about self-deception or the lies we tell ourselves.<p>Humans are experts …

Psychology

The weirdest reinventions of city buildings – in pictures

We’re used to seeing transformed buildings in our cities – think hotels in town halls and bars in banks. But here are some of the more unusual proposals and projects – from a skate park in a church to a swimming pool in a metro station

Swimming Pools

Top 14 genre TV relationships we’re obsessed with

We loved them, we cheered for them, they had us weeping into our pillows as we swapped out the discs in the DVD player at 4 in the morning. Here are …