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5 Things Successful People Do After Getting Rejected

Rejection hurts. But that doesn't mean it has to be useless.<p>Your hopes were high, and now they've been dashed. You received a curt, "Thanks, but no thanks" for an opportunity you were really excited about.<p>There's no way around it -- rejection is tough for all of us. And, while there's nobody out …

These Cinnamon + Chocolate Cupcakes Will Make All Your Paleo Friends Happy

These are perfect served straight from the oven when they are still warm. Xylitol is a natural sweetener and when I feel like sugar is just not on …

Dessert

7-Day Meal Plan: Fast & Cheap Winter Dinners

During the busy and expensive holiday season, fast and cheap meals—that are also healthy—are just what you need. Ready in about 35 minutes and …

Reindeer are shrinking because of climate change

Stop global warming; do it for Rudolph<p>Global warming has taken yet another thing from us: reindeer. The Christmas icons are shrinking because climate change has hurt their food access, researchers say, just in time for the start of the holidays.<p>Every year since 1994, ecologists have gone up to the …

The world's largest diamonds reveal secrets of the inner Earth

Some people see a giant diamond and think: I want that. Geologist Evan Smith sees a giant diamond and thinks: I'd like to study that.<p>"Some of the diamonds I've looked at are probably worth multiple millions of dollars, but I'm not wowed by the price tag as much as by the fact that they come from so …

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

Yoga

Ten Simple Steps to Building a More Creative You

<i>What can I do an hour a day that will make my life better in 30 days? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Milena Rangelov, PhD student of civil engineering, on Quora:</b><p><i>What can I do an hour a day</i> …

Creativity

10 Ways to Get Peace of Mind in 2017

2016 may or may not have gone as planned, but there's no need to worry! 2017 will bring even more opportunities for improvement and personal growth. If you didn't meet your 2016 goals, don't beat yourself up. According to a recent study, approximately 92% of Americans fail to meet their New Year's …

How Climate Change Sparked the Syrian Conflict

Syria's drought, intensified by global warming, brought simmering political tensions to a boil.<p>The Syrian conflict has often been referred to as a …

Why Apple Cider Vinegar Is So Good For You

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I’ve seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even …

7 Healthy Hot Drinks to Sip on a Cold Day

Wintertime calls for comforting, soothing hot drinks like cocoa and tea — but they don't have to be unhealthy! With these recipes, you can sip on your favorites all season long, without any worry about your diet.

The 2017 skincare trends you need to have on your radar

The beauty industry thrives on innovation and buzzwords, and 2016 was the year that ‘antipollution’ stole the show, as a flurry of lotions and potions promised to protect against skin-damaging micro-sized particles. Meanwhile, we saw a growing interest in natural and organic beauty, thanks to …

The Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

I'll admit it. I'm a self-help book junkie. I've been reading them for years and have at least a dozen personal development books on my "to read" …

Self-improvement

How To Be Happy: 12 Things You Should Do Today

To some, happiness always stays by their side. What makes happiness magical is that it can be anything or nothing.<p>If you know it well, it is …

Just 6 Seconds of Mindfulness Can Make You More Effective

Some days it’s really draining to be a senior executive. You sit in meetings for hours on end, and every decision you need to make is difficult — all of the easy decisions have already been made at levels below you. On those days, you know you could be a much more effective leader if you could …

7 Lotions That Soothe Even the Driest Winter Skin

1/7<p>Why it works: Rich with sea buckthorn, SPF and omega-7 fatty acids, this “whip” helps reduce the appearance of age spots while restoring dry skin …

300 Motivational Quotes to Help You Achieve Your Dreams

An epic collection of inspirational quotes for any occasion.<p>Need a quick dose of inspiration? Need a quick surge in motivation? You'll definitely find it here ...<p>"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now." --Chinese proverb<br>• "If you set your goals ridiculously high …

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Photography Archives

August 9, 2018<p>Incredible ​Winners​ ​of​ Scuba​ ​Diving​ ​Magazine’s​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest 2018<p>The winners of the annual Through​ ​Your​ ​Lens​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest have just been announced, revealing extraordinary moments from ocean life. Developed​ ​and​ ​produced​ ​by Scuba Diving …

Burnout: How to deal with creative and mental exhaustion

If you prefer to listen, here’s the podcast version of this post on iTunes and Soundcloud:<p>It’s no shocker that working all night and all day with a …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …

Posters

Researchers create magic sponge to clean up oil spills

Researchers at Australia's Deakin University claim to have developed a new material that's capable of cleaning up large oil spills in a flash. A team, led by Professor Ying Chen, has created a new method that uses boron nitride powder as the building block for a sponge that can absorb oil separate …

Obama, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos to lead major effort to spur spending on climate research

As world leaders converge on Paris for historic climate talks, a coalition of governments and private investors is preparing to launch a major …

Climate

10 Best self-help quotes from Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

1 /10: Dr. Wayne Dyer quotes<p>Pin<p>1/10 :Dr. Wayne Dyer quotes<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>2 /10: Dr. Wayne Dyer quotes<p>Pin<p>2/10 :Dr. Wayne Dyer quotes<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>3 /10: …