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Everything Coming To And Leaving Netflix In March, Including ‘Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ And ‘Archer’

Despite being such a short month, February saw significant additions to (and subtractions from) Netflix‘s significant catalog of original and licensed programming. With a solid three more days to boot, however, the month of March will see an even larger swathe of new shows and films make their way …

Experts Say the Body Reset Diet Shows Some Promise — Here's What You Need to Know

When our healthy eating and exercise routine is in a rut, some of us are often looking for a restart. There's actually a diet that hopes to do just that. Meet the body reset diet.<p>What Is the Body Reset Diet?<p>The theory of the body reset diet is that you'll be able to reset your metabolism and kick …

Japanese ‘Ikigai’ Philosophy Could Be the Secret Formula to a Long and Happy Life

Many of us spend our entire lives trying to achieve happiness and the perfect life balance to leave us fulfilled. So what is the key to living a full, fruitful life? In Japan, a concept called <i>ikigai</i> is central to finding one’s satisfaction and meaning in life. In fact, <i>ikigai</i> translates to “reason …

Japanese Cheesecake

This Japanese version of the crowd-pleasing dessert combines cheesecake flavor with a souffle-like, cakey texture that jiggles like jelly but tastes …

Why we experience time faster as we grow older

It’s a phrase as old as time, but seriously, where does time go?<p>It might be too early in the year to be so pessimistic but before you know it, it’ll …

Propagation Station: How To Make Plant Babies

Learn how to "go forth and multiply" your favorite houseplants–<i>for free</i>–with these helpful resources on popular plant propagation and beyond.<p>Before …

Plants

You Don't Control The Outcomes Of Your Life, Principles Do. | Inc.com

You don't control the outcomes of your life.<p>You don't control how other people will respond to you.<p>You don't control your health.<p>You don't control how much money you make.<p>Principles control these things.<p>Said Dr. Stephen R. Covey, "We control our actions, but the consequences that flow from those …

Self-improvement

5 common problems with your dishwasher and how to fix them

Some of us rely heavily on dishwashers to do our dirty work, but when the machine breaks or malfunctions, our home can quickly turn into a scene from</i> …

Home Improvement

You Can Reprogram Yourself to Be a Positive Person and You Should

Rational optimists are much more in touch with reality than chronic pessimists.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The end of a relationship or the failure of your business can make you feel negative. <i>Life</i> can make you feel negative. We all have to persevere through …

Every single Stephen King novella, ranked

There aren't many best-selling authors out there who still write novellas.<p>In publishing terms, the form is a tricky one: often too short to stand …

20 Ideas For Making Your Home Look Classy AF For Under $20

Pretty doesn't have to be pricey.

Spices

19 summer books that will keep you up all night reading

It’s summer — a time to catch up on missed readings, turn back to old favorites, and discover new ones. A time to sit with an easy read on the beach, …

Books

Chinese Sesame Chicken With Garlic and Chili Paste Recipe

Sesame chicken is a very popular restaurant dish. The sauce recipe was posted by Reykjaviky. (Guide notes: You may want to increase the vinegar or …

6 Healthy Recipes For When You Barely Have Time to Cook

When all I have in my fridge is a wilted head of radicchio and other odds and ends, I can make these chickpeas in about 10 minutes and suddenly have a salad with texture and depth.<p><i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Chris Morocco.</i><p>One-Skillet Steak and Spring Veg with Spicy Mustard<p>I enjoy eating steak every so …

Cooking

The Ultimate Secret to Getting More Stuff Done | Inc.com

For many entrepreneurs and busy professionals, the pursuit of getting more done during a typical workload can seem daunting. We're distracted constantly; we spend considerable time putting out fires and managing those who can't manage themselves.<p>Think about it: How many times were you interrupted …

Jeff Bezos

7 Epic European Landscape Photography Spots you Might Regret Not Seeing

Photographers! Check Out these European Landscape Photography Spots<p>Planning a trip to Europe with your tripod & gear or already live there?<p>By now, …

A Drug Meant for Alzheimer’s Treatment Regrows Human Teeth

The drug blocks an enzyme and allows a cavity to heal.<p>Goodbye, cavities. So long, fillings and dental drills. You may soon be replaced by a tooth-growing drug.<p>Researchers at King's College released a study today stating they've discovered a medicine that can prompt teeth to regrow over cavities or …

The Vegetarian Sandwich That's Impossible to Dislike

Cheese gives us a lot to be thankful for, you know?<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is assistant food editor Amelia Rampe's recipe for a</i> …

Cooking

Japan Box Office: ‘Your Name’ Poised to Be Fifth Biggest Japanese Movie

TOKYO — The animated juggernaut “Your Name” reached the JPY15 billion ($148 million) mark after 52 days on release, while winning its eighth weekend …

How Music Affects Your Brain (Plus 11 Artists To Listen To At Work)

There you sit again: browser open in front of you, the hum of your office in the background, your to-do list sprawled out on your screen and waiting …

Calcium supplements may damage the heart

Taking calcium in the form of supplements may raise the risk of plaque buildup in arteries and heart damage, although a diet high in calcium-rich …

Wellness

12 Banned Books Every Woman Should Read

1 <i>Beloved</i> -- Toni Morrison, 1987<p>This 1987 novel won the Frederic G. Melcher Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for its stunning narrative of a mother …

The 9 best fantasy book series

There may have been a time when fantasy novels were the stuff of bookworms and nerds, but in the past 20 years, tales of witches, elves, magic, and …

Photo Critique Series: Light and Drama at Tunnel View

Yosemite Valley View by Srinivasa PunnamrajuThe Photo Critique Series is not dead! It just took a long vacation. This time we’ll look at a photograph …

Landscape Photography

Google Nik Collection review

Google Nik Collection is a set of seven premium photo-enhancing filters that can be used as Photoshop plugins, or as standalone programs. The suite …

Tutorials

11 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know<p>Google is much more than a search engine. Google offers dozens of interesting services in Google …

11 Amazing Reasons To Work Out That Have Nothing To Do With Weight Loss

Even when you have the best intentions, sometimes, it can be really, really hard to drag yourself to the gym. Whether your bed or brunch plans are …