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After cremation: Recycling surgical implants

Photographic student Harry Lloyd-Evans photographs surgical implants that are recovered and recycled after cremation.

Coin Collecting

7 Phrases That Children Need to Hear From Their Parents

Through my work with teenagers, I've realized just how much the parent-child relationship affects the child's development, both emotionally and mentally.<p>No surprises there. The stronger the relationship, the better the chances of the child becoming a well-adjusted, successful adult. This article …

The New Midlife Crisis for Women

Sometimes, I think I'm falling apart. Then, I talk to my friends. One spent a whole winter getting a babysitter for her toddler daughter in the …

That font you hate is coming back in style

Fontdinerdotcom evokes the ‘50s as you’d like to remember them, not as they really were.<p>I have an adversary who follows me around in public. It is …

Here's to all of us overcoming the pain every day.

Agreed!?

Desperate Woman Is Giving Away Her ‘A**HOLE ROOSTER’, And Her Post Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

A woman from Michigan named Denell McCaul, who is giving away her rooster wrote a very honest ad, cracking up the Internet. She writes: “FREE to good …

Bitter or better?

I took a 40-day detox from social media—here’s what I learned

<i>In this first-person piece for Well+Good, Kelsey Patel, a multi-hyphenate healer, yogi, and entrepreneur—she owns Pure Barre Beverly Hills and</i> …

How to Write Faster: 12 Unusual Hacks [Infographic]

Two weeks ago, when I sat down to write my first blog post at HubSpot, I was determined to make it shine. Perfection was the only option.So I …

Productive Failure: How to Keep Going When You Feel Like Your Work Sucks

“Everyone sits in the prison of his own ideas; he must burst it open.” — Albert EinsteinEinstein was right about a lot of things, but in my mind this …

How to Step Out of the Drama Triangle and Find Real Peace

<b>“Keep your attention focused entirely on what is truly your own concern, and be clear that what belongs to others is their business and none of</b> …

Siblings

Paying a Price for 8 Days of Flying in America

On the sixth day of my weeklong odyssey across America by air, I found myself wedged into a middle seat in the far reaches of a flight from Des Moines to Phoenix, wearing the sweatpants I had slept in. Angry at the in-flight movie system and feeling hungry, I turned to my carry-on lunch: a …

Flying

ALL HANDS - MAY 1969: USS ENTERPRISE BACK IN ACTION

Star Trek

What the Teacher of the World’s Most Popular Online Course Has Learned About the Science of Learning | Heleo

“Whether you’re learning a language, a musical instrument, how to dance, how to drive a car, it’s all the same: developing a compact, connected, …

When Heroin Almost Took My Life, My Phone Saved It

My journey to facing addiction out loud.<p>At the end, there were only two things I cared about: the bag of heroin on my glass-topped coffee table, and the cell phone next to it. They were my two life lines. After a decade of abusing opiates, I couldn’t stop using heroin. I was psychologically, …

The Story Behind Dylan Thomas’s “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” and the Poet’s Own Stirring Reading of His Masterpiece

“Rage, rage against the dying of the light.”<p><i>“Poetry can break open locked chambers of possibility, restore numbed zones to feeling, recharge desire,”</i> Adrienne Rich wrote in contemplating what poetry does. <i>“Insofar as poetry has a social function it is to awaken sleepers by other means than shock,”</i> …