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Humans 2.0: these geneticists want to create an artificial genome by synthesising our DNA

In July 2015, 100 geneticists met at the New York Genome Center to discuss yeast. At 12 million base pairs long, it's the largest genome scientists …

Business Strategy

Sensual, Ethereal Watercolors Reinterpret the Female Form

Fahren Feingold's paintings bloom and radiate with ethereal energy and the occasional splash of bright color.<p>It can be challenging to honor the female figure without perceived hyper-sexualization. This is exactly the paradigm that artist Fahren Feingold seeks to combat through her watercolors of …

Art

Popular Rapper doesn’t equate often with Dope Lyricist

“A Survey of Hip-Hop/Rap Battle History…Popular Rapper doesn’t often equate to Dope Lyricist in this era.”<p>So if you haven’t been on any social media …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Nicki Minaj Responds to Remy Ma's Diss Track

A protracted conflict between rappers Nicki Minaj and Remy Ma (read all about it here), escalated this week when Ma dropped a diss track targeting …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Kendrick Lamar Making Music With Nicki Minaj — He Wants To ‘Destroy’ Drake

Kendrick Lamar and Nicki Minaj could be making music together and the details on their collaboration are so juicy!<p>This could be so cool! <b>Kendrick …

The Game Slams ‘Salty’ Meek Mill After Nicki Minaj Diss Track Drama — See Scathing Tirade

The Game unleashed his wrath on his longtime foe Meek Mill on Feb. 26, calling him ‘salty’ for siding with Remy Ma after her vicious Nicki Minaj diss …

6 Mistakes You're Making With Your Slow Cooker (We've All Been There)

It’s 7 p.m. on a Tuesday. You’re just getting home from work, stomach growling up a storm. <i>What, oh, what should I have for dinner?</i> Then you remember: …

Among vs. Amongst

When you’re among friends, you talk amongst yourselves, right? Or is it the other way around? <i>Among</i> and <i>amongst</i> are variations of the same word. <i>Among</i> …

Linguistics

Traveling with your pet? 7 essential tips to know before you go

With as many as 80 million pet dogs and 96 million domesticated cats in the United States, owners who need a vacation may have a ruff choice to make when it comes to their furbabies: Should they stay or should they go?<p>TODAY’s experts help you decide with these tips.<p>1. Determine if you need to take …

Pets

From Suicide Squad to Batman v Superman, why are DC’s films so bad?

While rivals Marvel go from strength to strength with their superhero movies, DC’s are being slated by critics. Why? The answer is Zack Snyder<p>Why do DC keep on getting it so wrong with their movies? Having burned their two main tentpoles earlier this year with the unloved Batman V Superman, the …

Comic Books

Why You Should Let It Go And Be Happy

Feeling stressed, worried or upset about a situation? In this article, Elizabeth Harmon looks at why you should learn to let it go, in order to find true happiness.<p>As humans, we can find it easy to feel negative about situations. The problem is, negativity can often build up and get on top of us. …

Happiness

49 health 'facts' you've been told all your life that are totally wrong

Nope, nope, nope, and nope.<p>Who hasn't shared these and other amazing-sounding notions about about health and the human body, only to feel embarrassed later on — when you find out the information was inaccurate or flat-out wrong?<p>It's time to put an end to these alluring myths, misconceptions, and …

Wellness

How to lose weight

How to lose weight<p>First off you should understand this — no single weight loss plan can cater to everyone’s needs. The relatively new field of …

Extremism

7 Ways To Eat Healthy For Just $4 a Day

Loading up on the good stuff doesn’t have to strain your wallet<p>Getty Images<p>If you’re not careful, eating healthy <i>can</i> cost more than eating junk.<p>In fact, a recent study in the journal <i>Preventive Medicine</i> found that people who picked more nutrient-rich foods ended up shelling out more at the grocery …

5 Sure Signs You're on the Road to Happiness | Inc.com

A friend once told me, "Sometimes you don't have to say any words--you just know when things are right." While I greatly appreciate her trust in human intuition, there are moments when words are indeed quite necessary.<p>Are you on the road to happiness? What does your gut tell you? Here are 5 sure …

Happiness

10 DIY Hacks To Improve Your Home Office

As more and more people work from home, creating a livable (and productive) workspace is an important undertaking. Recently Maxwell Ryan, CEO of Apartment Therapy, sat down with FORBES to discuss some tips for turning your home office into a personal sanctuary.<p>After being an elementary school …

Hacking

I'm An Eating Psychology Coach. Here's What I Tell My Clients About Making Peace With Food

I work with women who struggle with emotional eating or binge eating and help them to heal these behaviors, release themselves from the struggle of …

6 Surprisingly Simple Tips for Successfully Renovating Your Home

When undertaking a large home renovation, you need a strategic plan of action. Use these surprisingly simple tips to increase your chances of being …

9 manageable DIY projects you can try this weekend

The words<p>DIYandfundon't always go hand-in-hand but today we're injecting a little whimsy and enjoyment into your home improvement endeavours as we've …

Crafting

Simple Gardening Tips and Tricks - Quiet Corner

Here, the latest simple gardening tips from Paul James<p>From using leftover coffee beans to preventing dirt from getting underneath fingernails, master …

Flowers

14 Amazing Kitchen Interior Design Ideas For Any Home

Kitchen interior design for everyone is different concept. For example, someone sees an option beautiful kitchen in a classic design with pretty …

Interior Design

Molly Crabapple: the sketcher blurring activism and art

Armed with her paintbrush, the illustrator and journalist is redefining reportage with her portraits of Guantánamo Bay, Trump and Syrian refugees<p>Molly Crabapple is sitting in an appropriately noirish and velvety Soho club, talking animatedly about the “global slide to authoritarianism”. “I’m …

Wall Street

Xiaomi's remarkably cheap Mi Drone takes off in July

The Chinese electronics brand has made good on its plans to launch an affordable quadcopter that will start at about $380 in China.<p>With the Xiaomi Mi Drone, the Chinese company keeps doing what it does best: promising tech with high-end specs and performance at incredibly competitive prices.<p>Outside …

Drones

How to be happy — lessons from an Amazonian tribe

One month ago I returned back from an adventure in the Ecuadorian rainforest. Myself and a friend spent 5 days learning from and living with the …

Happiness

These $70 DIY synthesizers are a hobbyist's dream

For me, one of the most interesting parts of Moogfest is the Circuit Bending Challenge. Sure, the performances and tech demos are great, but it's always a treat to see what a community of tinkerers can come up with on a tight budget of $70. I've seen everything from a wearable helmet instrument to …

20 Modern Ideas Make Luxury Kitchen Design and Remodeling More Affordable

Smart kitchen design ideas, selection of modern materials and good remodeling plan make luxury kitchens more affordable. A small budget for modern …

Interior Design

7 Foods You Didn't Know Could Heal Your Gut

Your gut’s duties involve so much more than digesting breakfast, lunch, and dinner.<p>In fact, your gut—comprised of trillions of microorganisms like …

Black lives matter. So does Islamophobia. Beyoncé in a sari? Not so much

Some cultural appropriation is insensitive. But not every battle is worth having if it segregates culture and distracts from battling real prejudice<p>‘Is it OK to use the black emojis if you’re not black?”As conversation starters about identity politics go, few seem more juvenile and current than …

Black Lives Matter