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The Best TV Shows On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 20th</b><p>There are plenty of good TV series on Netflix (and you can find more with these secret codes). If you’re trying to figure out what to watch next, here’s a great place to start with a look at 60 of the best shows on Netflix right now, ranked (including some of the best Netflix …

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Lucid dreaming: how to teach yourself to be the master of your dreams

Have you ever wished you could fly, or time travel, or live like a king for a day?<p>For a select few people, those dreams are a reality – in their dreams at least. Lucid dreamers are able to consciously manipulate their dreams, turning their nighttime hours into an imaginative playground without …

Reading Fiction Improves Brain Connectivity and Function

Neuroscientists have discovered that reading a novel can improve brain function on a variety of levels. The recent study on the brain benefits of …

These Serums Actually Work, According To Top Dermatologists

Sure, a new pair of shoes or an It bag is nice, but many of us are more wiling to shell out a chunk of our paychecks for quality skin care, all in …

The Chrome Extensions We Can't Live Without

Nearly two-thirds of internet users turn to Chrome for their browsing needs, but far fewer take full advantage of its available extensions, the …

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7 Powerful Quotes That Will Make You a Better Leader This Weekend | Inc.com

There isn't a one-size-fits-all canvas for what leadership looks like--nor for how it needs to be executed on a daily basis. Leadership is a journey which is something I'm learning each day. Building a business, creating a great culture, overseeing the well-being of your company, and making an …

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Blue Planet II starts on Sunday night and we cannot WAIT

Fingers crossed for plenty of sea otters<p>You can throw as many big name stars, fancy writers and special effects into the mix as you like, but they’ll …

How to Edit Your Story Like a New York Publisher

You have finished writing the first draft of your story, a version of your whole story from beginning to end. Now it is time to edit, to revise your …

7 cool ways to reuse an old laptop

Everything old is new again. That applies not just to bell-bottoms and cassette tapes (seriously, tapes are staging a comeback), but also your old tech.<p>You've already learned how to repurpose an old tablet; now let's focus on that laptop you've kept in the back of your closet these many years. Even …

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Sorry, But Your Brain Only Knows One Way To Multitask Effectively

Your brain can multitask really well when one of the tasks is a habit you’ve developed in that particular context.<p>The news that multitasking is bad isn’t even news anymore. In recent years, people have begun to recognize what psychologists have known for decades: If you try to do two things at the …

27 Cheap Ways To Upgrade Your Home

Get your dream home without breaking the bank.

The Office Stare Machine

What is this?<p>The Office Stare Machine showcases every single time a character speechlessly breaks the 4th wall and stares at the camera. It then …

Why We Need To Make Space For Quiet Teachers

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>As the ice-cold applesauce poured over my head, I kept telling myself that it was for the kids. My humiliation was their gain. I would be the cool, hip teacher who was willing to embarrass himself instead of the stodgy taskmaster with high standards.<p>But …

Top 51 Motivational And Happiness Zig Ziglar Quotes

Zig Ziglar born on November 6, 1926, died on November 28, 2012, was a famous American author, a perfect salesperson, and an influential motivational …

Motivation

8 Habits of Incredibly Interesting People

Interesting people have a special magnetism. They tell incredible stories and lead unusual lives. But what exactly makes them so captivating?<p>They're curious more than anything else. An interesting person is always excited to explore the world, and this energy radiates outward.<p>Some people are …

These 17 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail

But that doesn't mean it can't be better.<p>A bunch of apps and plug-ins floating around the internet can make your experience using Gmail so much more enjoyable. With these amazing add-ons, you can see when people are tracking your emails, automatically know everything about people who email you, and …

7 Things Great Listeners Do Differently

Listening is a bit like intelligence--most everyone thinks they're above average, even though that's impossible.<p>And listening is a skill you want to be great at. A recent study conducted at George Washington University showed that listening can influence up to 40% of a leader's job performance.<p><i>"The</i> …

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How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

The Life-Changing Magic Of Tidying Up: Mind-Hacking Advice For Living Clutter Free

Japanese organising consultant Marie Kondo set off a decluttering craze across the world with her pocket-sized book, <i>The Life-Changing Magic of</i> …

$40 is all you need to give your home Wi-Fi network a big upgrade

You spend so much money on home broadband service that it borders on being ridiculous. Seriously, how do ISPs get away with this? Unfortunately, you …

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How teachers can help learners with dyslexia

<b>What strategies can language teachers use to help learners with dyslexia and other reading difficulties? Bríd Ní Chatháin offers some practical</b> …

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28 Of The Best "Saturday Night Live" Characters Of All Time

Drunk Uncle, at your service.

Tonight's 'The Walking Dead' Finale Will Likely End With A Jaw-Dropping Comic Moment

The walls of Alexandria have come tumbling down, and the town is in for a world of hurt tonight in the mid-season finale of <i>The Walking Dead</i>. The show’s arrival at this point signifies it’s time for an important moment from the comics, one that many fans believed would never come, but I am <i>convinced</i> …

Adam Sandler Adds Jared Fogle To His Updated 'Chanukah Song'

It's amazing.<p>Adam Sandler has updated his beloved "Chanukah Song" for the fourth time -- to include lyrics on the disgraced former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Drake, Harry Potter, Seth Rogan and more.<p>Sandler sang "The Chanukah Song Part 4" at the "Judd Apatow and Friends" …

Literally Just A Bunch Of GIFs Of Paul Rudd Dancing

Because the man is a national treasure.

15 Tips and Tools for Teaching Grammar

Who doesn’t love grammar? Well, most people as it turns out. The subject is often regarded as tedious by students, if not also by many teachers. …

Woman crashes in local cemetery, charged with DUI

McCracken County Sheriff Deputies arrested 53-year-old Anita Ross just after 5:00 Wednesday evening. Deputies say Ross lost consciousness and crashed …

Best Clan Castle Troops for dealing with Poison Spell | Clash of Clans Land

Due to the new update, when Poison Spell doesn’t affect idle clan troops anymore, I am here to show you the new best Clan Castle Troop combinations, …