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Buddhist Monk Breaks the Scales of Brain Activity While Meditating in a Laboratory

Mattheui Ricard is a writer and a photographer, but he is also a Buddhist Monk who has spent countless hours meditating. He describes meditation as …

3 Perfect Color Combinations We Don't See Nearly Enough

Black and white. Blue and yellow. Gray and...just about everything. In the world of color palettes, there exists many safe bet, go-to combinations. …

A Science-Backed 7-Minute Workout That Hits All the Muscles You Forget About

Don't get us wrong—we're all about bodyweight exercises. And quick, high-intensity routines like the scientific 7-minute workout (plus the research …

15 ways to drown out the negative voice in your head that is keeping you from being successful

The prospect of making any of the above adjustments to your life is empowering — that is, until your mind starts to wander.<p>Any time you've thought about making a change or pursuing a passion, you've probably dwelled more on your present state than your potential.<p>Or once you got started, minor …

4 Things You Can Buy for $1000 Instead of the New iPhone

(Image credit: Benjamin Geskin via Forbes)<p>Apple is unveiling its new phones tomorrow, and it's basically confirmed now that prices will start at …

12 Ways Superman Could Beat Batman Instantly (But Won’t) (Because Science w/ Kyle Hill)

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Japanese military joins search for boy lost in forest for four nights

Self-defence force works with fire rescue teams, police officers and volunteers hunting for seven-year-old abandoned by parents on Saturday<p>Japan’s military on Wednesday joined the search for a seven-year-old boy missing in the country’s north since his parents said they abandoned him in a …

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The New Exercise Our Fitness Director Can’t Get Enough Of

It’s called the kettlebell roller. Here’s why you should add it to your routine today<p>This kettlebell roller exercise may appear ridiculous. In fact, if you perform it correctly, you’ll kind of resemble a turtle stuck on his back.<p>But it’s an important move to add to your arsenal—no matter how silly …

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The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

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7 things not to do when you first wake up

Maybe yours involves reading the news, or guzzling water, or dancing to pop music in your underwear. No judgment.<p>That said, there are certain morning mistakes that can set the stage for an unproductive rest of the day.<p>We checked out what scientists and other experts had to say about making the most …

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6 Ways to be Better at Work Right Now (Or, You Know, Tomorrow)

Don't have the time (or inclination) to read the best self-help books on the market? No problem. We've done the legwork for you<p><b>Be calmer under pressure.</b><p>The tip: "When you're stressed your shoulders automatically rise without you even noticing. Simply dropping them will make you calmer physically, …

Celebrating queerness and Islam

Let’s be honest, queerness and religion have never been the most comfortable of bedfellows. Pakistan-born photographer Samra Habib hopes to challenge the clichés and assumptions made on both sides of the spectrum through her ongoing photo series, Just Me and Allah: A Queer Muslim Photo …

The 20-Minute Cardio Workout All Lifters Will Love

This cardio drill is for all the muscular Hulks out there who hate running<p>Running is a natural human movement. We’re bipedal creatures, and we’re built to move on our feet for extended periods of time. There’s nothing better than running for developing your overall cardiovascular function.<p>But …

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This is the mistake almost everyone makes when buying a new camera

The best single piece of advice I've ever received as a photographer wasn't about technique. It was about equipment.<p>It came from my friend and photo-mentor Candice Cusic, a wedding photographer and photojournalist who won a Pulitzer Prize as part of a Chicago Tribune team in 2000. I was getting …

How to take amazing travel photos: 8 tips from a pro

I have many self-improvement goals, including “learn how to host an excellent dinner party” and “master intermediate plumbing.” I consider myself an advanced beginner, having repaired many running toilets and clogged drains.<p>Also on my list was the goal to improve my photography skills. But it …

How to Make Geometric Animal String Wall Art

Transform your mantel into a geo-modern display with this ultra-awesome DIY Geometric Animal String Art as its centerpiece. If you have a trendy vibe going on in your home, go for the deer or fox motif. If you like to push the trend boundaries (we all like to do that sometimes, right?), then try an …

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Minimalist or Not, Camping Light Is Worth the Effort

Any adventurer who has ever watched an episode of <i>Man vs. Wild</i> has romanticized him or herself in a survival situation, where their primitive skills …

15 Easy (and Pretty!) DIY Gift Wrap Ideas

How to add photos to your wrapping paper<p>Nothing says "I care" like a couple of family photos on your gift wrap. This tutorial from The Home Steady …

Wrap It Up! 18 Holiday Gift Wraps to DIY

Sure, you can purchase your holiday wrapping paper, but with your crafty prowess and trusty wrapping paper station, we know you’re totally up for a DIY challenge. After all, you’re already a pro at making your own floral wrapping paper, so why not try your hand at some candy cane, roller-stamped …

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

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley1 day agoView …

The Guardian and the Times both chose the same image of a young Afghan girl from a choice of over 20,000<p>Sometimes great minds do think alike. On Tuesday, the Guardian's picture system was bursting with 25,000 images by the close of play. I'm sure over at News International, the Times had a similar …

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29 Ways To Eat More Veggies For Breakfast

You should eat about 3 cups of vegetables every day. Better start early!

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Apple and Cheddar Breakfast-Sausage Burger Recipe

Tip<p>How to Freeze Burgers<p>Place patties in a single layer or stack and separate layers with non-greased freezer paper. Insert carefully into a freezer …