Ellie Welch Sutton

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Robin Williams Did This 1 Thing to Unlock His Creativity--and It's Exactly What Neuroscience Recommends

Unlocking creativity ain't easy--but some brilliant scientific and comedic minds have figured it out.<p>We all have self-defeating habits and do plenty to sabotage our own success. Unfortunately, it's no different when it comes to creativity.<p>Neuroscience research indicates that those who struggle with …

Creativity

A teen missed the bus to school. When he knocked on a door for directions, a man shot at him.

The 14-year-old was walking to high school after sleeping late and missing the bus when he decided to ask a neighbor for directions.<p>It was a banal request, but it nearly got the student from Rochester Hills, Mich., killed Thursday.<p>The woman who opened the door after Brennan Walker, who is black, …

Crime

You're Doubling The Glycemic Index Of A Sweet Potato When You Bake It

A baked sweet potato is one of those rare things in life that’s both good for you and intensely satisfying, kind of like watching multi-episode TV crime dramas. In terms of nutrition, a baked sweet potato is high in vitamins A and C, fiber, potassium and iron. Flavor-wise, it’s like dessert and a …

Healthy Eating

Normalizing Incest Is Already Happening: "If I had a daughter like Ivanka...."

A lot of vile things have been normalized under Trump: white supremacism, misogyny, and crass behavior, just to name a few.<p>Recently, several articles …

Donald Trump

How to Kill Democracy in Four Easy Steps: Lessons on the Gestapo at 85

Eighty-five years ago the Nazi terror machine began operations. It met little resistance. And that’s the lesson that should really worry us now.<p>The …

World History

Freshly Unearthed Baby T. Rex Skull Is a "1 in 100 Million" Discovery

But not everyone agrees it's a T. rex.<p>When we think of the <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i>, the first thing we usually think of is a massive, fearsome predator. But …

Dinosaurs

Newly-discovered human organ may help explain how cancer spreads

A newly discovered network of fluid-filled channels in the human body may be a previously-unknown organ, and it seems to help transport cancer cells …

Cancer

The Authentic Italian Way to Make Alfredo Pasta Is the Opposite of What You Think

When you think of alfredo pasta, you might think of using heavy cream, milk, flour, and cheese. And you'd be doing it wrong. Allow me to introduce …

Italian Food

17 Things Women Do In Movies That Are Totally Unrealistic

Have any of these people ever even MET a woman?

Warner Bros

Netflix’s sleek new typeface will save it a ton of money

Typefaces are vital to a brand’s identity. For a while now, Netflix has been known by its use of the striking Gotham font. However, spiraling licensing costs have forced the streaming titan to look elsewhere, resulting in it launching its own bespoke typeface: Netflix Sans.<p>Netflix Sans was the …

Typography

Why I Didn't Run From My Rapist, Why I Couldn't

<i>I awake alone in my dorm room, step over a man’s crumpled boxer shorts and head to my shared bathroom on unsteady legs. I pull down my sweatpants, sit on the toilet and look down at my inner thighs. That’s when I see the bruises. Purple, red, livid, shaped like handprints.</i><p><i>I don’t know how I got</i> …

Empathy

I worked in three different environments for a month. Here’s what I found

As a freelance writer working part-time for a content marketing agency, I have the luxury of choosing my favorite workspace. However, I was never …

Productivity

12 Ways to Master Your Calendar and Manage Your Time for Maximum Results

Getting more done is all about assigning sufficient time to work without distraction on what is most important.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Charles Darwin once said, “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” Some people, and …

Time Management

Taunting Tesla: Mainstream automakers are gearing up to challenge Elon Musk

It will be difficult for anyone attending this week's Geneva Motor Show to miss the massive banner hanging outside the city’s sprawling convention center.<p>“Your turn, Elon,” shouts the message from Hyundai promoting its all-new Kona, a mainstream-priced, long-range battery-electric SUV that targets …

Tesla

A lack of diversity isn't just a social problem—it hurts firms' profits

The gender gap in wages, workforces, seniority, and treatment is well documented. But while governments and companies across a range of industries are trying to narrow the disparity, their attempts can easily be dismissed by critics as a box-ticking exercise.<p>Authentic or not, their efforts are …

The Workplace
Feminism

“Separate and unequal:” 50 years later, a landmark report on US racial inequality still resonates

<i>“Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white—separate and unequal.”</i><p>This was the main conclusion of the US National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders in a scathing 1968 report (pdf). In the summer of 1967, president Lyndon Johnson convened an 11-member committee to …

Recycled Landfill Meat Gives ‘Junk Food’ a Whole New Meaning

Life in the slums of Manila can be incredibly difficult, and putting food on the table every day is a big challenge. That’s what makes “pagpag” so …

We Slept on 11 Bed-in-a-Box Mattresses So You Don’t Have To

The modern mattress is a “bed-in-a-box” and each of these companies offer a wide range of options—all with compact packaging, direct delivery, and …

Sleep

The Crispiest, Juiciest, 30-Minute Roast Chicken

Think a succulent roast chicken has to be reserved for lazy Sundays? Think again. I came up with the fastest, easiest, juiciest roast chicken and …

Cooking

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

Jennifer Garner Reveals What She Was Thinking About at That Viral Oscars Moment

Everyone wants to know what Jennifer Garner realized during the 2018 Oscars — and so does Jennifer Garner.<p>The actress, who became the subject of an …

WATCH: The Real Reason Brown Eggs Are More Expensive Than White Eggs

Brown vs. white; cage-free vs. free-range; jumbo vs. extra-large; cheap vs. expensive—for something so simple, these days shopping for eggs can feel …

Breakfast

Why do dogs eat grass?

Although grazing on the green stuff can make some dogs sick, this might actually have some health advantages.<p>A 2008 study found that 68 per cent of …

How to Recognize 5 Tactics of Gaslighting

“That never happened; you must be imagining it.” “Everyone agrees with me—you’re overreacting.” “Wow, what’s it like to be insane?” If these sound …

Psychology

Gluten-Free Cauliflower Gnocchi Pomodoro

1. <b>Make the Gnocchi:</b> Place the cauliflower in a large pot with about 2 inches of water. Bring to a simmer, cover the pot, and steam until the …

Scientists Have Discovered How Traumatic Experiences Actually Rewire The Brain

This is why they're so hard to forget.<p>For many people dealing with traumatic memories, cognitive behavioural therapy is the best shot at living an …

Cheater’s Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon

1. In a large skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and transfer to the bowl of a slow …

Delicious Pioneer Woman Recipes That Will Save Dinnertime

Mrs. Drummond, you’ve outdone yourself.<p>When it comes to unabashedly delicious and comforting food, we know Ree Drummond, also known as The Pioneer …

Cooking

Google Launches New IT Course, Offers Access to Jobs and Scholarships

Google and online learning giant Coursera on Tuesday unveiled a new certificate program to train Americans, including those without college degrees, …

Bank of America