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How to Control Your Hormones So You Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex | Men's Health

The best part: You can learn to control them. And when you do, you’ll look and feel better every day. Read below to find out how your hormones can make you into the man you aspire to be.<p>(For 2,000-plus more tips on how to live an awesome life, check out The Better Man Project From the <i>Men’</i><i>s …

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Here's What You Need at Home

What's more important than how much money you make or where you live.<p>Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp? Mandarin class?<p>None of the …

Kids

Woman returns overdue library book she borrowed in 1948

<b>(CNN) —</b> Better late than never -- even if it's 24,604 days late.<p>A New Zealand library was stunned to receive a book that was due back in 1948 from a woman who borrowed the item when she was a child<p>As a young girl, she had borrowed the book from the Epsom Community Library in Auckland. When she …

Books

If you want to be like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, adopt their voracious reading habits

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, “Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Bill Gates
North Korea

How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

Mindfulness

The Jungle Book: 5 best tours to Rudyard Kipling's India

Madhya Pradesh, in India, is at the heart of <i>The Jungle Book</i> and provides the setting for the stories of the feral child Mowgli and the terrifying Sher Khan, Rikki-Tikki-Tavi, Toomai of the Elephants and Baloo. A new animated version of Rudyard Kipling’s classic – out today – will shine the …

Former stripper gives her theory on why Wall Street men go to strip clubs

It's basically a Netflix show — or movie — waiting to happen. The story is getting passed around today, and it's worth reading if you have some free time.<p>One small bit that jumped out was this theory from Rosie, the main character of the story. After spending a lot of time around Wall Street guys …

Wall Street

The Isis papers: a masterplan for consolidating power

24-page document, translated here, outlines principles for governing territory under the group’s control and strategy for becoming a viable state<p>Islamic State<p><b>Caliphate on the prophetic methodology</b><p>In the name of God, the compassionate, the merciful:<p>“No, by your Lord, they will not believe until they …

Islam

Underworld connections run deep in Mumbai politics

Criminalisation of politics has long been a concern, especially in Maharashtra where the flourishing underworld has been part of its political milieu …

India

In the Amazon, the ‘world’s most endangered tribe’ has few options

The Awá tribe is caught between a diminishing forest and the dangers posed by the contemporary world.<p>The Awá tribe is caught between a diminishing forest and the dangers posed by the contemporary world.<p>CARU INDIGENOUS LAND, BRAZIL — Wirohoa does not have a driver’s license, a television or a …

Hunter Gatherers

A Bad Night's Sleep Might Do More Harm Than You Think

It's 11 at night in a busy commercial section of Chennai, a city of nearly 5 million in Southern India. All around me people are sleeping in the open air. Men are curled up in the back of rickshaw wagons. Entire families camp out in shelters made of cardboard and tarp. A woman in a blue sari smiles …

University of Pennsylvania

Zuck’s Not Alone: Here Are Letters Written By Other Moguls To Their Kids

Mark Zuckerberg is just one of many billionaire parents who worry about how their children will cope with their great wealth.<p>By now, you’ve surely read Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan’s lengthy open letter to their newborn daughter, Max. In it, they express their hopes that she will actively …

Mark Zuckerberg

Mariah Carey Hospitalized With Severe Flu

Mimi needs all your get-well wishes.<p>TMZ reports Mariah Carey was hospitalized Wednesday with a severe case of the flu.<p>Mariah appeared at the Pier 1 Christmas Pop Up Storybook event in New York on Tuesday despite feeling sick but by Wednesday she was overcome with illness. The singer was reportedly …

Map shows how long it took to travel the world in 1914

The map, published by the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, charts travel times from London to different parts of the world, which ranged from around five to 40 days.<p>Created by John George Bartholomew, a British royal cartographer who worked for King George V, for the book An Atlas of …

How To Update ‘Harvest of Shame’ for the 21st Century

On the day after Thanksgiving in 1960, Americans met a mother who couldn’t afford milk for her nine children. They met a family of six who were sleeping in the woods, $1.45 to their name, traveling miles looking for work.<p>They met men, women, and children who were trucked across the southeastern …

Agriculture