Venkat Kapa

37 Flips | 1 Magazine | 11 Likes | @VenkatKapa | Keep up with Venkat Kapa on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Venkat Kapa”

Sorry Guys, Practice Alone Won’t Make You Good at Sports

Might be time to spend those 10,000 hours elsewhere.<p>A new study suggests that, when it comes to sport, practice doesn’t necessarily make perfect. In …

Perfect (!) Baked Tofu, Meet Sheet-Pan Dinner

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p>When I asked my neighbor, a trusted cook and friend, if she ever baked tofu, she scrunched her …

Vegetarian & Vegan Diet | Oldways

Many different cultures around the world, especially in Latin America, the Mediterranean, Africa, India, Japan, and China rely on vegetables, fruits, …

8 Nutritional Rules of Lean Eating - Quiet Corner

If getting lean were easy, America wouldn’t be the ticking fat bomb it is today. According to the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

Nutrition

11 Storage Tricks That Will Keep Your Counters Clear

Real Estate

6 subtle things highly productive people do every day

<b>Know how many days a week you're actually productive?</b><p><b>About three:</b><p>People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive).<p>We could all be accomplishing a lot more — but then again, none of us …

Pope delivers political message on immigration, tolerance to Congress

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Pope Francis challenged America Thursday to embrace millions of undocumented immigrants and join a global campaign against climate change and poverty, wading undaunted into the nation's volatile politics in a historic address to Congress.<p>Francis also called for a fairer world …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Simple DIY Transforms Any Smartphone into a 3D Hologram Projector

If you have an old CD case, a smartphone, and a little time, you can make a 3D hologram projector. YouTuber Mrwhosetheboss demonstrates just how this is done in a short tutorial, and it's as easy as building a simple, four-sided bowl and placing it on top of your phone. With the right video, a tiny …

Smartphones are hurting our children - but the real culprit is bad parenting

Unless we get control of the screens which now absorb so much of our kids' time, their health and their schooling will suffer<p>"Smartphones are psychologically addictive, encourage narcissistic tendencies and should come with a health warning." That was the conclusion of a recent University of Derby …

InterAct

Error. Page cannot be displayed. Please contact your service provider for more details. (14)

10 Things You Must Give Up To Move Forward

Father Is Shocked When He Discovers This Letter From His Son...

15 Ideas for Decorating Above Kitchen Cabinets

1 of 17<p>Novel Nook<p>Add interesting architectural structure to your kitchen cabinets to create beautiful forms with fine-tuned function. A mantel-like …

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

4 New Parenting Tips That Will Make Your Kids Awesome

Parenting tips are everywhere but most have zero legitimate research behind them. So what does science have to say? And how can you remember what’s …

The Difference Between Baking Powder And Baking Soda, In One Simple Chart

The difference between baking powder and baking soda is an enigma that has plagued the home baker since the dawn of time -- or at least since the introduction of these two chemical leaveners. They both make things rise without the need for persnickety yeast. They show up in a lot of recipes -- …

5 Travel Accessories That Will Get You Through Any Trip

Let's be honest, traveling without the right accessories can be dreadful. Always searching for your passport, not prepared for the airline losing your luggage, being afraid the zipper on your suitcase might burst, the list goes on and on. Traveling gives you insight not just on global culture but …

Three Things that Help Children Succeed

A child today spends more than six hours a day in front of an electronic screen — an average of nearly 45 hours a week. To put this in perspective, …

Self Control

This cauliflower steak recipe is an impressive yet easy vegetarian dinner

Healthier Sleep: How to Make the Most of Bedtime Yoga

Feelings of pain, tension and stress can make it difficult to get a good night's sleep. When your mind is stressed, it isn't always easy to shut down thoughts and mentally relax. When you physically hurt, it can be hard to get comfortable and stay comfortable throughout the night.<p>Pain and stress …

10 Ways to Be a Happier Parent

According to a recent survey of research on parenting and happiness (as reported by Livescience), "a happy marriage, secure bank account, and good sleep make for happy moms and dads."<p>While I agree with this, the list also made me think about what else helps me enjoy my role as a parent. Here's what …

The 10 Things You MUST Give Up If You Want To Be Happy. #7 Is Essential.

Sometimes we just have to give up. In society we are constantly told to never quit, but occasionally that may be the best solution. Marc and Angel …

The Difference Between Living in New York and San Francisco

<i>This originally appeared on</i> <i>TheCooperReview.com</i><i>.</i><p>After living in New York for 5 years, I recently moved to San Francisco. Neither city is clearly …

San Francisco

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Increase Your Happiness

These days it feels almost like a challenge to stay happy, but people still manage. The main reason people are unhappy is because they life a fast …

Ready to Sweat Yoga: Strength, Flexibility, and Self-Care

<b>Ready to sweat yoga workouts are rigorous yoga classes that will have you moving, getting stronger, and sweating.</b> The yoga workouts will incorporate …

Mariah Carey’s greatest hip hop collabs

If you haven’t heard yet, our favourite five-octave falsetto queen Mariah Carey will be joining the Camp Hall Of Fame alongside the likes of Britney and Cher by starting her residency at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas next week. Although we <i>might not</i> be able to make it to the golden palace of dreams, …

Cheese Blintzes - How to Make Cheese Blintzes with Fresh Berries - Brunch Special!

Brunch

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

Next stop: your local bookstore.