Anetta Dandan

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The best space facts ever – in pictures

Did you know Venus spins in the opposite direction to all the other planets in our solar system and there are thought to be trillions of diamonds on Uranus? Space experts Dr Dominic Walliman and Ben Newman tell all – with the help of Professor Astro Cat

Astronomy

How Can I Best Absorb Information While Reading?

<i>Reading a good book can be a rewarding experience, but it can be frustrating when the information just floats through your head without sticking in</i> …

Thomas Jefferson

10 Ways You Can Do To Build Self Confidence Instantly

You’re vulnerable. Scared. What if you don’t take that job? What if that guy/girl doesn’t like you? You wish you could just own your power and ask …

Self-help

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, as evidenced by the …

Time Management

Six chemicals we consume in our food and drink that should be banned

Last week BuzzFeed published a list of eight foods that folks in the USA are eating but are banned in other parts of the world. The chemical …

Make It: Vintage Fans Turned DIY Succulent Planters

Old wire-cage fans seem to lurk in every corner of every consignment shop/thrift store/estate sale on the planet. If you've wondered what to do with …

DIY

Simple Lack Ottoman

<b>Materials</b>: Lack coffee table, Capita legs<p><b>Description</b>: I love the new SODERHAMN ottoman, but right now is out of my budget (250 dollars for an …

Faktum Storage Bed

<b>Materials</b>: Faktum (or equivalent) cabinets, Box Spring Bed (mine is Sultan Salhus), plywood, lumber for footing and inner structure, assorted tools, …

7 Discipline Mistakes All Moms Make

When it comes to dealing with bad behavior, everyone screws up. We'll help you do it right.<p>I haven't been to the post office since "the incident." I was that wild-eyed woman with a screaming child, slowly working my way up the line as one customer after another let me go ahead. Turns out my …

Parenting

For Your Summer Reading List: The Last 11 Books We Couldn't Put Down

When the temps rise and the pool beckons, you need a beach bag stuffed with the sort of reading material that'll grab you at high noon and keep you hooked until sunset. Some of these picks from us Obsessed junkies are new, some are old, and all will ensure that you're not without a great book for …

How to eat yourself smarter

<i>This article was taken from the March 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

45 Uses For Lemons That Will Blow Your Socks Off

Most people are familiar with the traditional uses for lemons to soothe sore throats and add some citrus flavor to our foods. However, the diversity …

How to Get Out of Your Own Way (and the Brain Science Behind It)

You can take a class in college in abnormal psychology where you learn everything that is wrong with us as humans. What about everything that is right with us? And by <i>right</i>, I mean the ability to reach our full potential -- being the best we can possibly be, all the time. Why don't they teach …

Mindfulness

CIA Official Breaks Silence on UFOs (+Video)

WASHINGTON—In a gripping testimonial, an ailing former member of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has talked via video for the first time …

Paranormal