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Floods Ravage Texas: Pictures

Houston
Feminism

13 Things to Remember if You Love A Person With Social Anxiety

Social anxiety is the 3rd most common mental health issue in the U.S. In fact, over 19 million people suffer from mild to severe social anxiety …

Psychology

Construction crane falls on museum — and everyone just assumes it is art

The accident caused no serious injuries, but it did cause <em>a lot</em> of curious tourists to rush to the scene<p>That kid who sat in the back of your art history class and asked "but ... what <i>is</i> art<i>?"</i> is going to have a lot of thoughts on this.<p>Investigators are looking into what caused a …

19 Totally Magical Libraries To Visit Before You Die

Book lovers: Add these to your bucket lists.

OK, don't read this article about passive-aggressive behaviour. Honestly, it's fine

Many people encounter passive aggressive-behaviour on a regular basis. Many people even use it, perhaps unknowingly. How can something seemingly self-contradicting become so common? And why is it so jarring, even when compared to straightforward ‘normal’ aggression?<p>It was Valentine’s Day recently, …

7 Artists Who Paint with Everything (Except Paint)

Get creative with fire, blood, gold, wine, coffee, sugar, and toothpaste.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>In 2015, having sick painterly skills may not be enough to get yourself noticed. These artists distinguish themselves not least by what they paint, but with …

Digital Art

16 Female Artists You Should Know

Making it as a woman in the art world is not easy. At an academic level, women are doing awesome — in fact, women make up 50 percent of art school graduates. But the professional art world has a glass ceiling that still hasn’t been cracked. According to a 2014 study from the Association of Art …

Art

26 Contemporary Books That Should Be Taught In High School

"I was born with a reading list I will never finish." —Maud Casey

39 Amazing Facts That Sound Made Up

1. In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.<p>*<p>2. In a study by the Smell & Taste Research Foundation, the scent …

Pictures of the Week 3.5.15

16 Hilarious Literary Valentine's Day Cards

The sun's not the only thing that rises, if you know what I mean.

Blindfolded Muslim takes to the street for hugging experiment

A blindfolded Muslim man stands on a street in Toronto with a sign asking passersby to give him a hug - and films the reaction<p>"I am a Muslim. I am labelled as a terrorist. I trust you. Do you trust me? Give me a hug."<p>Those were the words at Mustafa Mawla's feet as he stood blindfolded with …

The 10 Most Historic Restaurants and Inns in the World

Food... a fundamental element of life, one of the more enjoyable aspects of humanity and reason enough to travel the world.<p>Different smells and flavors, the heat of the kitchens, the sound of clinking glasses and people's conversations and white table cloths -- the establishment of restaurants has …