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What is relativity? Einstein's mind-bending theory explained

How our ideas about space and time changed forever.<p>When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space and time. Isaac Newton saw space and time as fixed, but in the new picture provided by special relativity …

Physics

17 Inspirational TED Talks on Motivation (Infographic)

Need a boost? These TED talks will get you excited and inspired.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s no doubt that during your entrepreneurship journey your motivation will be put to the test. Whether it’s stress from family or finances, staying motivated can be …

Motivation

10 Literary Classics Every Business Leader Should Read | Inc.com

Biographies of inspirational figures, leadership how-to titles, and management case studies will all give you great insights on how to be a better entrepreneur and leader, but if that's all you read, you're really not getting a well-rounded diet of books.<p>Scientific research and much admired leaders …

Literature

'Will & Grace' cast woos viewers with hilariously self-aware song

<b>(CNN) —</b> The cast of NBC's "Will & Grace" is ready to welcome back viewers to the sitcom apartment they could never afford in real life. Their words, not ours.<p>More than a decade may have passed since "Will & Grace" went off the air, but the cast's self-deprecating wit remains the same, if a new …

Consciousness

Watch this bizarre, hilarious history of the whole world

It’s very funny — and you’ll learn a lot along the way.<p>You have been in development for literally billions of years.<p>Thankfully, you don’t have to be around for billions of years to understand how that happened and how you got here. In a new video, YouTube creator Bill Wurtz manages to capture the …

Genghis Khan

Things that happen during and post childbirth that no one tells you

Growing a human person inside of you is beautiful, surreal, miraculous, and completely life-changing. It’s also the weirdest thing ever. For 10 …

Guy Lasts 30 Seconds Hooked Up To Labor Pain Simulator, All Women Die Laughing

This college student was brought to his knees in a matter of seconds by a labor pain simulator<p>It’s often said that if men were the ones having …

Pregnancy

Honeymoon hotels: 25 of the world's best places to go | CNN Travel

(CNN) — What makes a hotel honeymoon-worthy? For some couples, it's far-flung solitude and breathtaking views. For others, it's all about luxury and the royal treatment as you travel. And then, of course, there's the growing number of newlyweds that seek action, adventure and excitement over …

Los Cabos

12 Vegetarian Lentil Recipes That Soothe the Soul

When steppin’ into that plant-based lifestyle, it’s crucial to find recipes that give cozy, meaty classics a vegetarian makeover. Luckily, lentils work amazingly as a meat substitute, and they’re jam-packed with nutrients like protein and dietary fiber. If you think that chicken curries and beef …

Cooking

INFOGRAPHIC: The 20 Most Popular Books Throughout History

From Shakespeare to Toni Morrison’s ‘Beloved’ here are some of noteworthy blockbuster books from the pastThough it may seem like an impossible task, …

Literature

Spiced vegetable pulao with cauliflower, ginger and garam masala

SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>5 tbsp vegetable oil<br>• 650g white onions, thinly sliced<br>• 2 bay leaves<br>• 1 tsp cumin seeds<br>• 8 black peppercorn<br>• 5 cloves<br>• 2.5cm cinnamon<br>• 5 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<br>• 3.5cm ginger, roughly chopped<br>• 2 green chillies<br>• 3 tbsp softened butter<br>• 1 tbsp coriander seeds, coarsely crushed<br>• ¼ tsp mild chilli …

I Learned to Take Better Photos By Digging Into My Camera's Exposure Settings

I shoved my phone in my husband’s face to show him a picture I’d taken of the New York skyline. “It’s good, right?” I asked, way too proud of myself …

Shutter Speed

13 books Ernest Hemingway thought every young writer should read

In 1934, a young man named Arnold Samuelson was fresh out of journalism school at the University of Minnesota when he read "One Way Across," a short story by Ernest Hemingway.<p>The story later became part of Hemingway's fourth novel "To Have and Have Not."<p>Samuelson admired the story so much that he …

Literature

15 Easy DIY Storage Furniture Projects on a Budget

Would you like to build some new furniture for your home yourself? There are several benefits of doing it. First of all, it’s a lot cheaper than …

Living Rooms

The 168 best classical music recordings

This selection of the finest classical recordings available, which first appeared in 2009, is the most authoritative and entertaining guide of its kind. However, after five years any guide needs sprucing up a little. I didn’t want to compromise the inimitable style of the original, so rather than …

They raise the world's happiest children - so is it time you went Dutch?

Two toddlers have just chased each other to the top of a climbing frame and are jostling to get down the slide first. Their mothers are lost in conversation on a nearby park bench. In the distance, a dog barks and a little boy ambles along on his balance bike, trailed by his grandfather who is …

The world's top 25 treehouse hotels

24 of the Most Powerful Life Lessons | Inc.com

How you approach life says a lot about who you are.<p>There are some who are content to passively coast through, hoping they land where they need to be and know what to do when the time comes.<p>Then there are others, who make active choices to understand who they are and what they want, and set the …

Motivation

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will inspire you to make 2017 the best year ever. I figure we all need a year-end boost. Enjoy!<p>The …

Motivation

Fill Your New Kindle, iPad, iPhone, eReader with Free eBooks, Audio Books, Online Courses & More

Santa left a new Kindle, iPad, Kindle Fire or other media player under your tree. He did his job. Now we'll do ours. We'll tell you how to fill those …

Audrey Hepburn

This Korean man's instructional video on U.S. v UK accents is glorious

American English and British English may be similar in many ways, but when it comes to pronunciation there are a whole bunch of subtle …

Harry Potter

Why Tons of Failure Is the Key to Success, According to Seth Godin | Inc.com

Most people avoid failure like the plague.<p>They spend their time trying to achieve perfection. They forgo opportunities they aren't certain will be a sure thing. They do whatever it takes to make sure they don't find themselves in the vulnerable position of falling flat on their face.<p>And while …

Motivation

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status | Inc.com

<i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann, writer who abandoned a career in law, on Quora:</b><p>For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted …

Books

Relax Before Bedtime with This 20-Minute Yoga Routine

Yoga as a bedtime routine can help you relax, fall asleep quicker, and get more rest so you wake feeling refreshed. If you don’t have a routine that …

Here’s Your Comprehensive Guide to Oscar Season

February may seem like a long way off, but Hollywood’s annual awards season began not long after the Thanksgiving dishes were returned to the hutch. …

Marion Cotillard

10 Awesome Woodworking Projects for Every Skill Level

From novice to advanced, these woodworking projects will challenge and delight.<p>Woodworking is an amazing hobby—as well as vocation, that can last a lifetime. These 10 woodworking projects are straight from our editors, and are accessible to woodworkers of all skill levels. Most projects include …

Woodworking

The Daily Stoic: Timeless Wisdom on Character, Fortitude, Self-Control, and the Art of Living from Seneca, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius

“Meditate often on the interconnectedness and mutual interdependence of all things in the universe.”<p>Few words have been more corrupted by appropriation and misuse than the modern derivative of the ancient philosophy of Stoicism. Today, <i>stoic</i> is a word rendered vacant of the original quest for …

Top 10 Smart Alternatives to TED Talks

TED talks are great, but there’s a point where they all seem too similar, or are just taxing to muddle through. If you’d still like to enjoy a smart, …

This 7-Minute Cardio Interval Jump Rope Workout Will Get Your Heart Rate Up

With all of the fancy gym equipment out there these days, it's easy to forget about low-tech options that can be just as effective. Time to fall in …

Exercise

Transform Your Body With a 30-Minute Interval Treadmill Workout

Ready for a new treadmill challenge? Los Angeles-based celebrity trainer Lalo Fuentes, CSCS, created this intermediate-to-advanced interval workout, allowing you to take your body to new heights in a totally feasible way (read: frequent walking breaks). You can do it!<p>"This 30-minute treadmill …

Extreme Sports