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24 Signs You've Been Single For Too Long

It's probably time to dust off that old OKCupid profile.

Space Jam

22 Crafts To Make You Fall In Love With DIYing

These bloggers will help step up your game.

19 Indications You Love Animals More Than People

Why have friends when you can have dogs?


8 Websites That Will Dramatically Increase Your Internet Productivity

Take your procrastination to the next level.

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Reinventing Yourself

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book, is “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter) . Follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>Here are the rules: I’ve been at zero a few times, come back a few times, and done it …

26 DIY Hairstyles Fit For A Princess

Get the fairy-tale look, no tiara required.

23 Super Satisfying Low-Carb Dinners

Low-carb doesn't have to be boring. It's amazing what you can do with a food processor, a head of cauliflower, and some cheese.


25 Unusual Ways To Repurpose Your Jeans

An old pair of jeans is either distressed to perfection and fits like a glove, or simply last season’s news. When you come across the latter, resist the urge to add to your cut off collection and instead, transform this durable and versatile fabric into something totally wow-worthy. From unique …

15 Life Hacks For Your Tiny Bathroom

You won't want to do all of these at once, but if you pick one or two of them, you might be surprised at how much your life improves. Or just feel proud that you did something productive.

A Totally Scientific Ranking Of 24 Male Athletes Turned Underwear Models

Ranked according to the very scientific method known as "my opinion," which has proven to be always correct.

Rafael Nadal

40 Creative Food Hacks That Will Change The Way You Cook

When it comes to food hacks, you probably think you've seen them all. Here are 40 innovative hacks that will change the way you cook in the kitchen.

Dental Care

Banksy's Biggest Piece In New York Appears In Lower Manhattan Complete With WikiLeaks Audio

Banksy's latest artwork shows three horses wearing night-vision goggles on the side of a box truck.


13 Songs That Got Ripped Off In One Minute

One dude with an acoustic guitar plays two songs that sound the same at once, and totally proves that Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" is Madonna's "Express Yourself." Also, Nickelback totally ripped off Nickelback.

Lady Gaga

The Most Iconic Banksy Works Of All Time

Earlier this week Banksy revealed he would spend the month of October putting up art around New York City.<p>In honor of his NYC takeover, we're taking a look back at some of his most iconic works.


14 Books That Traumatized You As A Kid

Ah, the tradition of ruining kids' lives through literature.


Women, we've got to talk about our drinking

British girls are the west's biggest teenage drinkers. As we were with tobacco, we're in deep denial about the dangers of alcohol<p>Years ago, I started having two glasses of wine in the evening. Gradually, as my responsibilities grew larger, it morphed into three. After a hard day, wine helped to …

10 grammar rules you can forget: how to stop worrying and write proper

Guardian Style Guide author David Marsh set out to master perfect grammatical English – but discovered that 'correct' isn't always best. Here are the 10 grammar laws you no longer need to check<p>• Plus: five rules you should remember • What pop music can teach you about building sentences • A few …

Why sometimes we feel that we are falling in the sleep?

<b>Why sometimes we feel that we are falling in the sleep?</b><p>It depends if we feel this sensation during the transition from wakefulness to sleep or during REM sleep.<p>In the first case, the mechanism is physiological. When our body ceases to exercise "active" control (handled by the cortical areas of the brain) on movement our body is crossed by a series of muscular jerks –sleep starts or hypnic jerks.<br>If the transition occurs too early (i.e. when our conscious part has still not gone to sleep) these …

How To Write A Better Paper

Writing essays is hard. Don't worry; these baby animals have some hints that'll help you out.

Creative Writing

The Women Who Mapped the Universe And Still Couldn’t Get Any Respect

MIT physics professor Edward Pickering was an early advocate of astrophotography and also had a relatively enlightened (for the time) attitude toward …

Why Didn't People Smile in Old Photographs?

(Photo: Remains to Be Seen)<p>Why are people in Nineteenth Century photos usually grimacing? This newlywed couple looks like they've just been sentenced …

The 10 Most Annoying Concert Behaviors

Put your smartphone away, stop shouting 'Freebird!' and start enjoying the show already<p>Going to rock concerts has always meant dealing with a bunch …

New Coloring Book For Contemporary Art Lovers

A new coloring book has just been released called <i>Outside the Lines</i> that both kids and adults will enjoy. Over 100 of today's creatives including graphic artists, cartoonists, and street artists have come together to create some fun illustrations you can actually color! Contributors include artists …

Shepard Fairey

Hot Sauce Cookbook

For daredevil culinary fans who enjoy giving their taste buds a good spanking, get yourself some tantalizing tips from the Hot Sauce Cookbook. It's …

Hot Sauce

How to pick up women (with science)

There are countless articles and guides online that instruct men on the ideal way to chat up and eventually sleep with women, but so far none of them has actually incorporated the science behind attraction and mating. Until now<p>It's a sad fact, but women lack free will. Although they appear as …

George Orwell's Barcelona

George Orwell? “Of course I’ve heard of him,” said Jose Luis Izuel, and reeled off the titles of some of Orwell’s early, lesser-known works: “Keep the Aspidistra Flying, Coming Up for Air, the one about Burma.” Izuel runs one of the bric-a-brac stalls that are set up every Thursday in front of La …

The Bro Code

• <b>Author:</b> Barney Stinson & Matt Kuhn<p>THE BRO CODE provides men with all the rules they need to know in order to become a "bro" and behave properly among other bros. THE BRO CODE has never been published before. Few know of its existence, and the code, until now, has been verbally communicated between …