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The Only List of Baking Substitutions You'll Ever Need

We all know what it's like to reach for the baking powder and only come up with baking soda. With this guide, you'll never be caught without an …

Dessert

These secret Netflix codes can unlock the full list of films and TV shows

Netflix has integrated itself into our daily habits and even our language, but sometimes, even with the hundreds of listings, you can struggle to …

Discover the peaks and peace of St Johann in Tirol

Encasing a total of four villages, two mountain ranges and more natural wonders than you can count, St Johann in Tirol definitely packs in more than …

We need new ways of treating depression

Experts are now looking to the social and environmental causes of the disorder affecting millions.<p>As the 21st century was beginning, a South African psychiatrist named Derek Summerfield happened to be in Cambodia conducting some research on the psychological effects of unexploded land mines — at a …

Surprising Study Blames Smog On Soaps, Paints, Other Products As Much As Cars

For decades we’ve been blaming smog on what comes out of vehicle tailpipes, but stunning new research finds that consumer products like cosmetics, soaps, paints and pesticides now rival car emissions as the top source of air pollution in cities.<p>A study led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Pollution

If it's not Nando's... Tom Kerridge's Valentine's Day menu for two

Even if you don’t need an excuse to spoil your better half, Valentine’s Day can at least be a prompt to pull out the stops and go all out to impress the one you love – whether that’s dinner at a restaurant, pub, or at your own kitchen table.<p>If it’s the latter you’ve got planned, let me suggest a …

Fish

This Is How Reading Changes Your Brain & It's Even More Wild Than You'd Think

I'm in grad school right now, and we've been reading three of Irish writer Samuel Beckett's very challenging novels. TBH, the reading sort of makes …

This Is Why Being Rejected Hurts Us So Much, According To Experts

After public speaking, being rejected is universally one of our greatest fears. (It might actually even be the reason why public speaking is so …

The Enlightenment Is Working

Don’t listen to the gloom-sayers. The world has improved by every measure of human flourishing over the past two centuries, and the progress continues, writes Steven Pinker.<p>For all their disagreements, the left and the right concur on one thing: The world is getting worse. Whether the decline is …

Steven Pinker

Smoked Beef Short Ribs

Shares 293<p>These beef short ribs are as amazing as they look. The flavorful crust will dance on your tongue before the slow-smoked buttery meat melts …

Why 'personalized learning' advocates like Mark Zuckerberg keep citing a 1984 study — and why it might not say much about schools today

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg made a bold statement in a recent essay: By giving students individual help, average students can be turned into …

Pedagogy

A microscopic fungus could mop up our Cold War-era nuclear waste

This hardcore yeast thrives amidst acid and radiation.<p>During the Cold War, the United States produced a truly mind-boggling amount of radioactive waste. We failed to properly dispose of much of that sludge, and it's been leaking from underground storage tanks since the 1950s. Over the years it has …

Nuclear Waste

Mark Cuban Says Sales is the Key to Success in Any Field. Studies Say Focus on this 1 Thing to Improve Instantly | Inc.com

Not too long ago, Mark Cuban was asked on the podcast,<i>How I Built This, on</i> what he would do if he had to start all over again from scratch. "I would get a job as a bartender at night and a sales job during the day," he responded.<p>According to Cuban, sales is the foundation for success in any …

Body Language

These four trends are shaping the future of the world

WIRED sat down with HP’s chief technology officer, Shane Wall, to hear about the huge global trends that he thinks are going to shape the way we …

Innovation

26 Secret Places Interior Designers Love To Shop

Interior designers spill their best sources for furnishings and home decor.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

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The One Superpower All Great Leaders Master, According to Harvard Research | Inc.com

"Knowing others is intelligence. Knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power." --<i>Lao Tzu</i>.<p>So much of our leadership development today resides out "there"--on the internet, in books, podcasts, conferences, Facebook groups, and networking …

Leadership

This Is What It's Like to Do 100 Crunches a Day For 1 Week

We rarely ever do ab exercises in CrossFit. That's because many of the exercises we do like squats, burpees, box jumps, and pull-ups are compound movements that engage the core — we multitask! But since one of my new year's resolutions is to press into a handstand, I know I need to give my core a …

Workouts

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

Burn 300+ Calories in Just 9 Minutes With This No-Equipment Workout

We’re only a few weeks into 2018 and we’ve already cheated on our workout goals. Ugh! But instead of ditching our New Year’s fitness resolutions and living the rest of the year as Netflix-binging couch potatoes, we’re finding new ways to stay motivated, including mixing up our fitness plan by …

4 Proven Methods for Learning Faster | Inc.com

<i>What can we do to learn better and faster? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Brett Wingeier, CTO and co-founder of Halo Neuroscience, on Quora:</b><p>Learning can be hard work. That's what …

Machine Learning

11 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

<b>• If you're wondering how to interview for a job, these tips</b> <b>can help you really take your interview game to the next level.</b><p><b>• From slowing down your speech to doing your homework when it comes to salary, these strategies will pay off in your next job interview.</b><p>Okay, you've wowed your potential …

How Likely Is Your Industry to Be Disrupted? This 2×2 Matrix Will Tell You

The topic of industry disruption — “a process whereby a smaller company with fewer resources is able to successfully challenge established incumbent businesses” — is rife with misconceptions. One of the biggest is that it is a mysterious, random, and unpredictable event. Another is that it happens …

Innovation

The Only Thing You Need to Do to Overcome Fear, According to Neuroscience | Inc.com

Many business leaders pretend they are incredibly controlled, stoic, and confident. The perceived ideal image is for them to show that they do not feel fear.<p>I have never met anyone who doesn't face fear.<p>Every day, I don't know exactly what my team is going to do. I don't know what my clients are …

Self-improvement

10-Minute Workout For a Flat Belly and Perfect Posture

Get ready for a six-pack abs and perfect posture workout with Jason Wimberly, founder of The Wall, an LA-based fitness studio that combines indoor cycling with serious strength training. Grab an exercise band if you've got one — no worries if you don't; the workout will still work you — and get …

Radical Acceptance

One of the four options you have for any problem is "radical acceptance" (Linehan, 1993). Radical acceptance is about accepting life on life’s terms …

Online courses don't work, but education can still be disrupted

The labour force is changing at a rapid pace. Technology is generating entirely new industries and jobs, while eradicating antiquated ones. Some may …

World Economic Forum

Salted Caramel Ice Cream

<i>Salted caramel ice cream is a salty sweet homemade ice cream lovers’ dream come true with a lusciously dark, almost bitter caramel taste. Definitely</i> …

Dessert

The Neuroscience of Proactive vs. Hyper-Reactive Thinking

Recently, an international team of researchers identified that robust white matter connectivity between specific brain regions is key to fluid …

The Brain

One of India’s oldest and most famous fortunes is built on a chance encounter with an American artist

In the 19th century, the Hutheesings were one of India’s wealthiest and most prestigious families. With business connections stretching across the world, the family amassed one of the subcontinent’s largest fortunes. Savvy deals and a strategy of alliances with other powerful families—including a …

Textile Industry

Everyone at Davos is talking about 'Larry's letter'

DAVOS, Switzerland — Everyone is talking about "Larry's letter."<p>The Larry they're referring to is Larry Fink, the founder of the $6.3 trillion asset manager BlackRock who last week sent a letter to CEOs of public companies stressing the need for a clear long-term strategy and an understanding of …

Leadership