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7 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips for Empty Nesters

<i>Now that the kids are out of the house, it’s time to check off that bucket list trip you’ve always wanted to take! But which escape is best now that</i> …

Train Travel

17 Cool Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city like no other. Sure, you can visit museums, temples, and eat at one of the thousands of delicious restaurants, but you can also do …

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life

Here's how to know what your fundamental goals are--and keep them from conflicting with each other.<p>Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you …

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The 20-minute full-body HIIT workout to burn fat

Colin Anderson / Getty<p>Colin Anderson / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 20<p><b>Exercises</b> 5<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Who says every (or, really, <i>any)</i> gym visit needs to be an hours-long …

7 Brain Hacks That Will Make You a Lot Smarter

To stay ahead in life, you need to be a constant learner. These hacks will help you pull it off.<p>Our world is evolving quicker than ever.<p>To stay competitive in business and ahead of the game, it's increasingly important to continually learn new skills and information. That's why mega-moguls like …

10 books you absolutely need to read before they come out in theaters

Hey, book lovers! (That’s all of us, right?)<p>There’s nothing quite like seeing one of our favorite reads hit the big screen. We’re still recovering …

Confirmed: Mysterious ancient Maya book, Grolier Codex, is genuine

900-year-old astronomy guide is oldest known book written in the Americas.<p>In a rare reversal, archaeologists have determined that a Maya book written …

Archaeology

4 Secrets to Getting Through Difficult Situations (and Really Bad Days)

The human experience is filled with love, passion, creativity, joy, connection, compassion, laughter… and the taste of chocolate. But because we as …

16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

Beaches

7 dumb things you do every day that are not your fault

Despite the best efforts of scientists, the human mind is still an enigma.<p>What we do know is that our brains are crammed with absurdly complex wiring, leading us to ask ourselves almost daily, "why did I do that?" and "how could I forget that?" and "what the heck is wrong with me?"<p>Below are seven …

The Brain

This Genius Hack Is The Secret to Making Raw Cookie Dough Edible

Consider your spoon licked.<p>You might think that butter and sugar are responsible for all desserts that taste delicious. But oftentimes, eggs are at work, providing texture, color, and flavor in cakes, delicate cookies, and doughnuts. It's one reason why vegan bakers — who shun animal products like …

The Glute Workout From Hell

Will it hurt? Yes. Will it get results? Hell yes.<p>It’s time to put that cushion you sit on all day to work with this 10-minute glutes workout from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p>It’s as simple as it gets—one exercise, two variations, 10 minutes—but your butt will be burning by the end. …

10 Alleged Discoveries That Suggest Giants Existed

Stories of giants are littered throughout mythology and folklore. Almost every culture and society has tales of gigantic people who once roamed the …

Archaeology

I'm a self-millionaire— here are 7 things I think everyone should understand about money

April is the official National Financial Literacy Month. Of course, it's always important to stress financial literacy no matter what time of year it is and regardless of your current financial situation. Financial literacy is so important because money is one of life's necessities, yet so many …

10 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Saving

Turn saving money into a game for serious results.<p>Saving money isn’t that hard. What’s hard is keeping money saved.<p>It’s too easy to cut expenses in …

The Happiest Workplaces Have These 4 Things in Common

The work structure allows, and pays for, our outside work passions to be big parts of our lives.<p><i>How can organizations apply happiness principles to have a healthy work environment? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with</i> …