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10 books to read before they become TV adaptations

Literary adaptations continue to dominate television, with an array of eagerly-anticipated book-inspired shows due to hit our screens in 2017 and …

The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It

The potential that comes from neuroplasticity—the capacity to change the structure and function of the brain through learning—provides the foundation …

Pedagogy

Neil Gaiman, Peter Bagge, and Others Talk About the Only Comics Artist Ever Found Guilty of Obscenity

Since the medium’s inception, comics have had a few significant moral panics where people screamed that cartoons would topple society as we knew it. …

4 Ways to Become a Better Parent, According to Science

Every parent asks it at some point: <i>What is going on in my kid’s brain?</i><p>And if you don’t understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to …

This award-winning app will help you organize your life for only $19

If you’re like me, you're always trying and failing to organize your tasks and computer files. Pagico 8 is a well-reviewed organization app that …

Winners of the 2016 International Snow Sculpture Championships

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Giant 16th-Century ‘Colossus’ Sculpture In Florence, Italy Has Entire Rooms Hidden Inside

This epic colossus, half man, half mountain, was erected in the late 1500s by renowned Italian sculptor Giambologna as a symbol of Italy’s rugged …

5 Free Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

<i>By: Joe Oliveto</i><p><i>Credit: iStock/kupicoo</i><p>Podcasts are so hot right now. From comedy to news to 20-minute segments about concrete, there are literally hundreds of podcasts to pique the interest of pretty much anyone with a pulse.<p>That said, these podcasts will not only entertain, they'll also inform, …

One-pan 9-minute pasta recipe from Martha Stewart Living: The backstory, and variations.

<i>This post originally appeared on Food52.</i><p>This genius pasta makes its own sauce, all in one pan, in nine minutes—you’ve probably already cooked it (or …

A Heath Ledger Documentary Reveals Chilling Details From His ‘Dark Knight’ Journal

A new teaser has arrived for a documentary about the last days of Heath Ledger. The doc, titled <i>Heath Ledger: Too Young To Die</i>, focuses upon excerpts from the actor’s diary on the set of <i>The Dark Knight</i>. Ledger passed away before the film’s release, and many believe his immersive take on The Joker …

Han Solo to get his own Star Wars film

Star Wars hero Han Solo will get his own stand-alone film, Walt Disney Co has announced. ]<p>The currently untitled film will be released on May 25 2018 and be made by the team behind the international hit Lego Movie.<p>It will be the second ‘anthology film’ of the Star Wars franchise. The first film, …

Star Wars

The Food Swaps I Made to Lose Over 90 Pounds and Feel Healthier Than Ever

<b>The Lifestyle</b><br>Most of my adult life, I've weighed somewhere around 170 pounds. For someone who is 5'9", that's not the ideal weight, but I felt okay about myself. For the most part, I was eating things like cheeseburgers, fries, pizza, and pasta in Alfredo sauce, and I didn't really think about what …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

8 Educational Websites to Help Students Gain Important Learning Skills

June 8, 2015<br>The platforms we curated for you today provide a myriad of useful resources to help students gain important skills. These resources …

5 Small Homes Built in 3 Weeks

…five small homes that are each only 500 sq. ft. They are 1 bedroom, 1 bath, with a nice front porch, living room and kitchen. The builder poured all …

“McMansion of Tiny Houses” Built by Woodshop Class

Eric John Jacobs is already living his dream job: as a river guide on the Rogue River near Ashland, Ore. He also has his dream home to take with …

16 Year Old Builds Tiny House Beginning A Mortgage Free Life

• Home<br>• ><br>• Inspiration<br>• ><br>• 16 Year Old Builds Tiny House Beginning A Mortgage Free Life<p>posted 4 years ago<br>Categories: Inspiration<p>Austin always thought it would …

Sonoma County

7 Apps to Make You Happier | Inc.com

The things you can accomplish with an app these days are truly impressive. With a couple of taps on your smartphone, a taxi will pull up at your door, a tasty dinner appear on your table, or your dirty socks transform into neatly folded clean laundry. These feats can mightily improve your quality …

Happiness

12 Habits of Highly Motivated Runners

Everyday tips for a fitter, healthier, and happier year<p>Thinkstock<p>Runners dream big. Tackling a new distance, posting a personal best, losing 20 pounds—we embrace grand challenges. But what happens after you accomplish your goal, or if your resolve weakens before you succeed? You risk …

10 Things Most Parents Are Dead Wrong About: Backed By Research

• Talking back is a good thing. It can make your kid smarter.<p>Peer pressure is more often a good thing.<p>Reading to your kids? You’re probably doing it …

The World's Most Amazing Freaky Haunted Touristed Cemetery

Most travel destinations don't have a <b>must-see</b> cemetery on their list of "Top 5 Attractions"; most travel destinations are not as special as <b>Buenos Aires</b>!<p>Following the Argentine War for Independence, the nascent state, with its capital of Buenos Aires, made a plan to create an opulent new cemetery to …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

15 Bad Weather Wedding Photos That Are Beautifully Backlit

Wedding photography has become breathtakingly beautiful, especially for those couples that don't mind getting a little wet. More and more, brides and grooms along with their daring photographers have stepped out into the snow or rain to capture stunning wedding photos. The use of natural or …

Weddings

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25 Game Changing Dresses of 2014

From Rihanna's naked dress to Sarah Jessica Parker's Oscar de la Renta-signed gown, we look back at the most memorable celebrity looks that dared to change the fashion game.<p>2014 was yet another year of memorable fashion choices. From Rihanna's naked dress at the CFDA Awards to Sarah Jessica …

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

Interior Design

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

How to survive a multi-generational family vacation (without losing your mind)

Grandma wants to go to the quilting museum, your spouse is mostly interested in romantic dinners, the kids couldn't give two shakes about this trip of a lifetime, and the dog, well the dog just ate some chocolate from grandpa's bag and is throwing up.<p>Traveling with the entire family is an …

The Week in Review: Value of Sleep

We blame it on laziness, too much socializing or a late bedtime, but there is also some science involved in why teens just can’t wake up in the …