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The Coming Wave of Murders Solved by Genealogy

The same DNA analysis used to find the alleged Golden State Killer has led to the arrest of a second murderer. It’ll likely lead to more.<p>Just three weeks ago, law enforcement in California announced the arrest of the Golden State Killer using DNA. The press conference was vague, but the details of …

Genealogy

Malcolm X Matters: Icon’s Words Still Ring True

As the #BlackLivesMatter movement continues to grow in strength like the perfect storm, the prescient words of Malcolm X (el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz) …

Black History

It's National Poetry Month. Please Give Me Back My Poem.

The best way to start this story is in my car in the middle of a heatwave, while my very pregnant wife and I look for a new house because we have a very real concern that we're about to get kicked out of the place we're currently renting. My air conditioner has a leaf or something stuck in it so …

How an Instagram Post Led to an N.F.L. Cheerleader’s Discrimination Case

Like a lot of people in their 20s, Bailey Davis has an Instagram account. And as a cheerleader for the New Orleans Saints, Davis said, she followed team rules and made the page private so only people she approved could see what she posted.<p>But when she posted a photo of herself in a one-piece outfit …

New Orleans Saints

Are You Being Manipulated?

We all want to get our needs met, but manipulators use underhanded methods. Manipulation is a way to covertly influence someone with indirect, …

15 Books That Have Been Called 'The Next Great American Novel' — And What To Read Instead

It’s the dream of every American writer: the siren song of writing “the next great American novel”. A novel that, as Lena Dunham (and, admittedly, …

Os culpados pela morte de Marielle

A execução da vereadora Marielle Franco levou à eclosão de mais um capítulo da batalha político-ideológica no país. Ainda não se sabe se ela foi …

Interview: Woman Discovers Over 30,000 Secret Photos Left Behind by Her Mother

Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan always knew her mother was taking photographs, but never fully understood just how deep this passion ran until recently. When Masha Ivashintsova passed in 2000, she left behind boxes of belongings and memories, which remained untouched until late 2017. It was only then …

A desesperada fuga de uma princesa de Dubai

“Por favor, nos ajude. Há homens lá fora. Ouço tiros e estou escondida com minha amiga.” Isso foi a última coisa que a advogada britânica Radha …

Why Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science

You're not doing yourself any favors if you're in the 26 percent of American adults who haven't read even part of a book within the past year.<p>More than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults admit to not having read even part of a book within the past year. That's according to statistics coming …

The little-known story of the men who fought for women’s votes

The “Suffragents” took the backseat, and showed what support looks like<p><b>By Brooke Kroeger</b><p>OnMay 6, 1911, under perfect blue skies, 10,000 spectators …

Rihanna does NOT accept Snapchat's apology

Snapchat came under fire earlier this week after an ad appeared on the app asking whether or not users would want to "slap Rihanna" or "punch Chris …

10 forbidden places that no one is allowed to visit

Nilmara, a técnica que desafia o monopólio dos homens

Ex-jogadora, ela não pode se dar ao luxo de viver do futebol. Além de técnica, também dá expediente em uma creche pública de Aparecida do Norte, …

Onze casos em que homens apagaram mulheres excepcionais da história

Câmara aprova punição maior para estupro coletivo

O plenário da Câmara dos Deputados aprovou na noite desta quarta-feira, 7, um projeto que promove mudanças no Código Penal para aumentar a punição …

Mais de 90 propostas que coagem ou proíbem discussão de gênero na sala de aula tramitam pelo país

Já existem 90 propostas em tramitação pelo país que tentam evitar que os professores “façam a cabeça dos alunos”<p>Poderia ser mais um vídeo de …

Como os brasileiros podem ajudar os sírios

A guerra civil na Síria não para de chocar o mundo. Nos últimos dias, imagens registradas após os bombardeios que têm acontecido na região de Ghouta Oriental, área no entorno da capital Damasco dominada pelos rebeldes, mostraram dezenas de pessoas mortas e feridas - inclusive crianças.<p>Aqui você …

O longo silêncio de Robin Wright sobre Kevin Spacey

A quinta temporada de <i>House of Cards</i> deixava claro que havia chegado a vez de Claire Underwood, a personagem de Robin Wright na popular série política …

Apesar de ter habeas corpus negado, Lula não será preso imediatamente

O Supremo Tribunal de Justiça julgou improcedente nesta terça-feira (6) um pedido de habeas corpus preventivo do ex-presidente Lula, que foi …

Governo distribuirá marmitas a 600 refugiados venezuelanos nesta 4ª feira

O governo federal distribuirá marmitas a 600 refugiados venezuelanos em Boa Vista (RR) nesta 4ª feira (7.mar.2018). A União estima que há cerca de …

Valentina Tereshkova, a primeira mulher no espaço

Em 16 de junho de 1963, às 10h30, a nave Vostok-6 entrava na órbita terrestre. No seu comando estava Valentina Tereshkova, a primeira mulher a voar …

19 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Becoming a Morning Person

[caption id="attachment_62554" align="alignnone" width="620"] <i>Photo: Twenty20</i>[/caption]Let's start with the bad news: Only about 1 in 10 people is a …

Sleep

Rise and Shine: 10 Steps to Becoming a Morning Person

In the perfect world we would all be morning people. We would wake up calm, refreshed and ready to tackle the day. But this isn't a perfect world, and many of us have hectic morning routines that are considered a success only if we're able to make it to work on time and with no coffee stains on our …

Passo a passo para virar um colaborador Adobe Stock

Se você é um designer, ilustrador, videomaker ou fotógrafo, já pensou em se tornar um colaborador da Adobe Stock?<p>Isso significa que você poderá …

A psicologia a favor do design

publicidade<p>Algumas pessoas costumam pensar no design como um trabalho puramente artístico, o que não faz muito sentido, existe muito mais que um …

How to Get Paid to Learn How to Become a Better Writer

What if I told you people would <i>pay you</i> to become a better writer?What if I also told you people would pay you higher amounts to <i>keep learning</i> how to …

The secret to being a morning person is the opposite of what most people expect

I've been accused on several occasions of being "one of those annoyingly productive morning people." And while there are far more productive morning people out there, I am pretty productive and 90% of it happens in the early morning.<p>For example, on a typical weekday morning, by the time I see my …

Time Management

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It alls starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my young career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to "schmooze" or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the wind-bag …

The Best Modern Philosophy Books

<b>We’ve now explored both the most important philosophy books as well as the best philosophy books for beginners, however – naturally these lists are</b> …