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10 Takeaways From the Dietary Guidelines Summit

Get a room of food scientists, dieticians, and politicians together to discuss 571-page eating rules for a few hours, and you can be sure there will be a lot of opinions.<p>Today’s Dietary Guidelines for Americans Summit was held at National Geographic’s Washington, D.C. headquarters in conjunction …

Ohio State University

10 Cuban Photographers You Should Know

More than 100 years ago, a broad slab of concrete was placed along the seashore in Cuba, stretching five miles from Old Havana to the city’s business district. The Malecón was intended as a barrier -- it would protect Havana from high winds and high tides -- but instead became a bustling cultural …

Striking Geek Art by Craig Drake — AKIRA, STAR WARS, TRON, and More

Sick of Your Job? You Have More Control Than You May Think

More than two-thirds of Americans hate their job. At least that’s what the Gallup poll reports.<p>But other research shows that most of those disgruntled workers will do exactly nothing about it. Zip. Nada. And that discontent is a major contributor to the high levels of disengagement that affect …

The Workplace

Photographer Journeys Around the Globe and Documents the Beauty of Women from Different Countries

Some 24 months ago 29-year-old Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc ditched her day job and began journeying around the globe in search of women from …

Beauty

The Definitive Listing Of Terry Pratchett's Discworld Novels

"Mort" or "Reaper Man"? "Pyramids" or "Small Gods"? WHICH IS THE BEST?<p>• <b>Disclaimer:</b> This list will annoy some people, but it's my list, so there. Also, I haven't included the Tiffany Aching novels and the other young-adult books, or a few other oddments such as <i>The Last Hero</i>. The list was long enough …

Books

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm4 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

15 Pictures That Will Change The Way You See The World

A selection from the amazing finalists of the Smithsonian.com's 12th annual photo contest.

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Long Reads<p>With his new HBO series, Bill Hader is channelling all his comedic anxieties into something personal (and really damn funny).<p>By Lauren …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>Summer is no time for laces.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView More<p>What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia …

Poll Findings: On Cuban-Americans And The Elusive 'American Dream'

<b>Listen · 4:24</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Among Latinos, no group may have achieved the American dream as fully as Cuban-Americans.<p>Since arriving here, as a community, they've prospered. Surveys show they graduate from college at greater rates and have higher levels of homeownership than …

Upgrading Travel to Cuba in the New Year

The Town of Remedios<p>President Obama has opened the door part way for travel to Cuba.<p>His remarks in Miami in November suggest the White House is preparing to take the next step:<p>"We have to be creative. And we have to be thoughtful. And we have to continue to update our policies"<p>Ten days later …

Quit Your Day Job, Start Your Own Business, And Live Happily Ever After

One thing is for sure – I wish Miki Agrawal’s book DO COOL SH*Twas around four years ago, before I quit my day job and started my own business (I’m still working on the <i>Live Happily Ever After</i> part of the book’s subtitle). A masterful mix of personal stories, chapter summary takeaways and …