Courtney McLoon

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Why Are Secrets Found In Ancient Underground City In Egypt Being Kept From The Outside World?

Beneath the pyramids of Egypt lies a lost underworld of catacombs, hewn chambers and cave tunnels that have remained unexplored for hundreds of …

Stress Is Your Brain Trying to Avoid Something

Stress exists in every workplace, and all of us have probably tried a few trendy stress-management approaches. But rather than trying the latest fad, it may be more effective to understand how stress works and where it comes from, so that you can create your own methods for dealing with it.<p>Stress …

11 Secret Things Men Adore About You, The One They Love

By James Michael Sama,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1f50cKB<p>In previous articles, we’ve discussed things that men secretly love, as well as things …

Kitten And Owlet Become Best Friends And Nap Buddies

Fuku the owlet and Marimo the kitten are an adorable pair of best friends that love to hang out, play together and nap at their home in Hukulou …

Ditch Work/Life Balance and Find Real Happiness: Part I

<b>Part I: Your Blissful Stew</b><p>Work/life balance is a nice idea.<p>It's that ever-elusive dream that we can achieve that perfect mix of professional, personal and parenting activities, all executed with drive and grace.<p>The problem? It's impossible to achieve. The work/life reality has changed.<p>While …

9 Ways To Become The Master Of Your Own Mind

Many of us spend an exorbitant amount of time and energy -- not to mention money -- taking care of our bodies, and trying to keep ourselves looking and feeling our best. But when it comes to the mind, less attention (literally) is paid. Taking care of the mind can come as an afterthought, and often …

Early man from Romania had close Neanderthal relatives, DNA shows

Scientists have known for some time that all modern humans who live outside Africa have a small amount of Neanderthal DNA, but they haven't been able to flesh out many of the details regarding when, where and how often our early ancestors mated with members of that now-extinct branch of the human …

Stray Cat Gave Birth to 7 Kittens and Dog Decides He Will Be Their New Dad

Two weeks after Terra the stray cat came to her new foster home, her belly started to grow. A week later they heard noises coming from the cat …

Why It's Impossible to Make Your Bed If You Have a Cat

The struggle is real.<p>Making your bed isn't that difficult — unless you have a cat. Like a treasured knickknack, any houseplants, and pretty much anything in the house, a person trying to tuck in a sheet is catnip to many felines. And Youtube supercats Cole and Marmalade and their human "servant" …

Pets

Taylor Swift's Cats Won't Let Her Sleep

Cock-a-doodle-meow!<p>It's pretty obvious that Taylor Swift is a bona fide cat lady (hey Olivia and Meredith!) based on her Instagram alone. What we …

Learning to speak the language of cats: How they’re actually telling humans what to do

Your cat can speak a language — and it’s the language of persuasion<p>Some time ago, I delivered a cat into this world and now I am raising him because he is my son and I am his mother. (That's the truth -- please don't dispute my personal history in the comments.) The one thing is, my cat never …

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Humans Are Genetically More Similar to Their Fathers, Study Finds

Every parent wants their child to be just like them, but new research shows that dads may have an advantage at least from a genetic …

The Maximum Amount of Weight You Could Realistically Gain in One Day

Cue one big collective sigh of relief.<p>Of course you try your very best to stick to a relatively healthy diet and exercise plan. But some days, you're bound to go overboard—after all, you're only human. Perhaps it’s that time of the month and you just can’t stop munching; perhaps you had one too …

Standards Planner – Manage Lesson Materials and Resources in Minutes, Free and Easy!

Get organized AND get thousands of resources to aid with new national and state standards! Have you found it difficult implementing the common core …

20 Genius Storage Ideas for Your Bathroom

When you don't have a whole lot of storage space in your bathroom, finding places to stash all your stuff can be a challenge (especially if you're a …

10 Ways To Be Mindful Throughout A Busy Day

People the world over are discovering more about the wonderful benefits of mindfulness, the practice of bringing your awareness to what is currently …

What Motivates Us at Work: It's Not What You Think | Inc.com

We've studied some amazing work cultures over the past two decades, and have now surveyed more than 850,000 people for our books. We have come to understand a few things about what makes people happiest and most engaged at work.<p>And most of what we've thought was right is wrong.<p>If you are reading …