Dragulin Andreea

55 Flips | 1 Magazine | 265 Likes | 17 Following | 1 Follower | @andreea3225 | Keep up with Dragulin Andreea 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 “Dragulin Andreea”

What Animal Type You Are, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Personality

If you’ve ever caught yourself wondering, “what type of animal am I?” then we have at least one thing in common. I, too, have often wondered what …

New Optical Illusion Throws Light on Brain's Perception of Transparency

<i>Summary: A new study reports researchers have created a new optical illusion which helps to reveal how our brains determine the material properties</i> …

Wales

11 Signs of Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder affects 1.6% of Americans—maybe more. Here's what you should know about this complex and often-misunderstood mental …

7 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS FROM A PRO By Jay Dickman

7 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS FROM A PRO By Jay Dickman, Olympus Visionary The camera can reinforce and reinvent the reasons we travel. By learning to …

Abandoned America: Photographing a forgotten history

Photographing abandoned spaces has gained a reputation to some as a voyeuristic act, with little respect paid to the subject or its history. But for …

Movies Coming Out In October 2016: 7 Trailers And Release Dates

With summer officially over, a new batch of films will be making their way to theaters in October. As usual, the month will be full of horrors and …

World Vegetarian Day 2016: Recipes And Tips For Making Most Of Meatless Celebration

Saturday marks World Vegetation Day. This is the day where attention is brought to the environmental and health benefits of vegetarianism and …

13 Pieces of Furniture That Redefine the Meaning of Comfort

Coziness is their number one priority.<p>When the weather is dreary and all you want to do is relax at home with <i>Downton Abbey</i> on repeat, comfortable furniture is key to making your day a success. All of these sofas and chairs made coziness their number one priority.

Furniture

Designer Turns Her Ordinary Bathroom Into an Extraordinary Work of Art Inspired by Nature

Fashion designer Roza Khamitova had a dilemma. She had gathered so many sketches of potential scarf designs for her clothing line, Shovava, that they no longer fit in the boxes and bins under her bed. Instead of moving them to a bigger closet or a space inside her desk, she decided to use them for …

Clothing

It’s not just you: Psychology reveals why clowns are so creepy

For the past several months, creepy clowns have been terrorizing America, with sightings of actual clowns in at least 10 different states.<p>These fiendish clowns have reportedly tried to lure women and children into the woods, chased people with knives and machetes, and yelled at people from cars. …

Psychology

The Darkness Behind Solar Energy

Solar, is considered clean energy and a much welcome alternative to fossil fuels. However, like the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) pointed …

Fossil Fuels

There Are Two Paths to Success and Happiness. Which Will You Choose?

Sometimes reaching your dreams involves taking a detour.<p>How do you go after your goals for career and life? Do you map out the steps you have to take between here and there and lay out a plan for completing each step? Or do you take a more holistic, improvisational approach?<p>It turns out both work …

8 Powerful Signs That You're Successful (Even If You Don't Think So)

Self-doubt happens to the best of us - here are some signs you're a lot more successful than you think.<p>At one time or another, most of us have fallen prey to imposter syndrome. No matter how qualified we may be or how hard we work, there's that nagging voice in our heads that suggests that maybe …

Neuroscience and psychology have rendered it basically unnecessary to have a soul

Many people today believe they possess a soul. While conceptions of the soul differ, many would describe it as an “invisible force that appears to animate us.”<p>It’s often believed the soul can survive death and is intimately associated with a person’s memories, passions and values. Some argue the …

Consciousness

Do our brains have extraordinary untapped powers?

In rare cases, brain damage has unlocked prodigious mental abilities in patients. Now researchers are exploring the hidden potential in all of us<p>On 13 September, 2002, 31-year-old Jason Padgett, a furniture salesman from Washington, was beaten and mugged by two men after leaving a karaoke bar. He …

The Brain

7 Surprising Facts About Creativity, According To Science

The brain’s creative circuitry holds some unexpected secrets that scientists are only just beginning to understand.<p>Daydreaming. Horsing around. Aimless wandering. A sudden, traumatic loss. So many things that seem to conjure an automatic, negative connotation can actually have an …

Furniture Design

The limited-edition LC4 CP chaise longue, based on Perriand's original LC4, indtroduced in 1928.<p>What Drives Us: (3) Modernity Modernism in design was born as a means toward social good.<p>The iconic table that bears Isamu Noguchi's name was almost attributed to another designer, T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings.<p>…

Furniture

Federico Bebber – Digital Art

Surreal and otherworldly portraits created by Italian digital artist Federico Bebber.<p>Born in 1974 in Udine, Italy, Federico Bebber is a digital …

What's Coming to Netflix in January

It's a new year and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site.<p><b>Available 1/1:</b><p><b>1)</b> <b>Intolerable Cruelty (2003)</b><p>When she gets no compensation after divorcing her cheating husband, Marilyn Rexroth (Catherine Zeta-Jones) seeks revenge on her ex-husband's divorce lawyer, Miles …

How Olivia Wilde is Making Surfer Blonde Into a New January Signature

From stealth ombré dye jobs to honey-dipped tips, Olivia Wilde appreciates the power of a few artfully placed highlights. And when do sunny streaks have more face-brightening impact than during the darkest days of winter?<p>The actress attended a screening of her new film <i>Meadowland</i> in Manhattan this …

7 Incredibly Adorable Animals Unique to Hokkaido, Japan

Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost island, is famous for its winter weather and gorgeous natural scenery, but if you ask us, it should also be known for its population of adorable animals that can't be found anywhere else in the country. In these incredible photos captured by PopShiretoko360, a Twitter …

Image Swoon: 10 Iconic Photos by Herb Ritts

Preview the new exhibit of Ritts' most iconic work.<p>Herb Ritts died in 2002, but his stunning portraiture and fashion photos continue to keep audiences rapt. The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston is launching a new exhibit of his work—from images of superstars to supermodels. The museum chose the subject …

SXSW Brings Us Andy Samberg as a Tennis Phenom, a Teleporting Kiernan Shipka, and More Surprises

Checking in from Austin, Joanna Robinson offers brief reviews of Night Owls, 7 Days in Hell, Moonwalkers, One and Two.<p><b>7 Days in Hell</b><p>As part of their increasing investment in television, the SXSW festival premiered this new HBO Sports mockumentary starring <b>Andy Samberg</b>, and <b>Kit Harrington</b>. The films …

5 Spots With The Clearest Waters In The World

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Flickr/Marjan Lazarevski</i><p>How many times have you visited a beach or a lake, only to be tragically disappointed by the murkiness of the water? Sure, you could go for a swim in there if you <i>really</i> wanted, but there's no way of knowing if whatever brushed your leg was seaweed, …

Humpback Whales

Thousands expected in north Scotland to catch rare solar eclipse

Friday’s eclipse will not touch land anywhere across the UK, but the line of totality will pass six miles north-west of the uninhabited island of Rockall<p>Thousands of visitors are expected to flock to the north of Scotland and its outlying islands next week in order to enjoy some of the most …

The Only Colors You Should Ever Use in a Small Space

The best antidote for an undersize space? Rich, saturated color and lots of it. Designers share the best hues for a tiny room.<p>The best antidote for an undersize space? Rich, saturated color — and lots of it. Designers share the best hues for a tiny room.

Circular thinking: Stonehenge's origin is subject of new theory

Wiltshire monument may have been equivalent of ‘an ancient Mecca on stilts’ according to an idea put forward by former museum director Julian Spalding<p>Whether it was a Druid temple, an astronomical calendar or a centre for healing, the mystery of Stonehenge has long been a source of speculation and …

12 Decorating Ideas You Can Do in a Day

Quick fixes you can manage.<p>Small decor changes make a big impact in a home's look. Here are fast and inexpensive quick fixes from five interior designers.