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A Girl Tests the Limits of Her Humanity in Post-Apocalyptic Coming-of-Age Tale The Edge

In the not-so-distant future, a young woman and her father have retreated to the wilderness, the only place where humans can still feel some …

How To Ditch The Bad Habits That Will Hold You Back This Year

You can’t hope to make progress on your goals if you keep practicing these common bad habits.<p>Before you can have any hope of following through on your New Year Resolutions, you need to get rid of the bad habits that are holding you back at work.<p>Here are eight beliefs and actions you should cleanse …

Employment

The Best Cyber Monday Deals

Welcome to our home for comprehensive Cyber Monday deal coverage, brought to you by the Kinja Deals team! We’ll be updating this as new deals go …

Shopping

The year of living thankfully

<b>(CNN) —</b> Logically speaking, we should be in a perpetual state of gratitude. Most people who read this column, even if they aren't fully aware, have a long list of blessings to count (most of the time, anyway).<p>Family. Friends. Love. Health. Freedom from war and natural disaster. Imagination. …

Happiness

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Time I

The biggest mistake to avoid when giving a presentation, according to the curator of TED

If your audience leaves your presentation without a clue as to what you just said, then it probably wasn't a very good presentation.<p>But you'd be …

Public Speaking

Jamming with your toddler: how music trumps reading for childhood development

Forget the Mozart Effect and Baby Einstein, take it easy on acquisitions for your two-year-old’s private library, and don’t fret if your …

University of Queensland

13 Killer Netflix Picks to Watch Right Now (Other Than Stranger Things)

As everyone in the universe is aware by now, <i>Stranger Things</i> is amazing and well worth watching over and over. But maybe you need a break from …

Horror

Try to Guess The Location As Photographer Points Camera Wrong Way At World’s Most Visited Locations

If you’ve ever visited any of the world’s most iconic and beautiful landmarks or monuments, you’ll probably be well aware of the fact that you’ll be …

Silicon Valley's Audacious Plan to Create a New Stock Exchange

Five years ago, when Eric Ries was working on the book that would become his best-selling entrepreneurship manifesto "The Lean Startup," he floated a …

Stock Markets
Chatbots

A List of Deadly Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Diplomatic Targets Under President George W. Bush, 2001-2009

Here is a chronology of the deadly terrorist attacks on United States embassies, consulates and traveling U.S. personnel during the presidency of …

Extremism

Rise of the chatbots, and why you should care

There’s a little-known app called Mezi that can help you order flowers. You start a chat, explain what you want, and Amazon delivers the order a few days later.<p>It’s not rocket science. In fact, while there’s A.I. involved in parsing out your order and finding the best options, most of the shopping …

10 Extremely Precise Words for Emotions You Didn’t Even Know You Had

In recent years, neuroscience has introduced a new way of thinking about our emotions. The scientists behind the latest brain-imaging studies say …

40 Best Science Fiction TV Shows of All Time

From superhero shows and space operas to creepy anthology series, the greatest small-screen sci-fi of all time<p>It's odd to think that, once upon a …

The Complete History of Comic-Book Movies

The number one movie of last year was based on a comic book. The year before, two of the top five movies were based on comics. The year before that,</i> …

ComiXology Unlimited debut interview with CEO David Steinberger!

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9 Tips And Tricks To Get You Into Comic Books

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The Ad Agency of the Future Is Coming. Are You Ready?

Winter is coming. The old families are preparing their troops and poring over strategies in a race to secure their territory before it is invaded by …

Innovation

Toxic relationship habits most people think are normal

There’s no class in high school on how to not be a shitty boyfriend or girlfriend. Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, and maybe we read a few obscure love stories from the 19th century on how not to be.<p>But when it comes down to actually handling the nitty-gritty of …

Anger Management

They Write the Right Stuff

As the 120-ton space shuttle sits surrounded by almost 4 million pounds of rocket fuel, exhaling noxious fumes, visibly impatient to defy gravity, its on-board computers take command.<p>The right stuff kicks in at T-minus 31 seconds.<p>As the 120-ton space shuttle sits surrounded by almost 4 million …

Computer Science

Herman Miller's 12 Rules To Design By

<i>In this post originally published on Metropolis</i><i>, former ArchDaily Managing Editor Vanessa Quirk</i> <i>explores a client's expectations, and how Nicholas</i> …

A Hydrogen Car Just Set The Record For The World's Longest Continuous Journey

Welcome to the future.<p>There's no doubt that electric cars have a big role to play in the future of personal transport, but they're not the only …

Fuel Cell
HIIT

Ego depletion, an influential theory in psychology, may have just been debunked.

Nearly 20 years ago, psychologists Roy Baumeister and Dianne Tice, a married couple at Case Western Reserve University, devised a foundational …

Psychology

Wooden Hand-Cranked Instrument Runs on 2,000 Marbles

After two years of prototyping, tweaking, and building, Martin Molin of the Swedish band Wintergatan finally debuted his enormous musical marble …