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The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …

Food

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Inventions

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

Pizza Hut's New Menu Supposedly Reads Your Mind Then Picks Your Toppings (In 2.5 Seconds)

Pizza lovers who just can't make up their minds about what to order, rejoice! Pizza Hut has developed a new tablet-based menu that relies purely on customers’ eye movements to create their perfect pizza.<p>The “Subconscious Menu," which is only in test mode in the United Kingdom for now, first syncs a …

Vision Problems Increase The Risk Of Early Death In Older People

An eye exam may be the ticket to a longer life, researchers say, because good vision is essential for being able to shop, manage money and live independently. And maintaining independence in turn leads to a longer life.<p>Researchers have known for years that people who have vision problems as they …

A Shopping Assistant for Everyone

The Overview device provides shoppers with an innovative, highly visual feedback experience capable of offering audio reviews on products purchased …

Google's Company That Wants To Cure Death Now Has Its Own Website

Calico, the company Google launched in September to try to cure death by tackling aging and illness, now has an official website (hat-tip to SFGate, where we first saw the news).<p>When Google CEO Larry Page first announced the new lab, he didn't give much of a roadmap for how Calico would work on …

Funny ‘Literal Street Style’ Photos Poke Fun at Street Fashion Photography

‘Street Style’ fashion photography is a big deal nowadays, which also makes it the perfect target for a bit of well-deserved, good-humored ridicule. …

‘The Other Side of the American Dream’: Powerful Portraits Document the Abuse of Migrants Passing Through Mexico

For <i>Al Otro Lado del Sueño</i>, or <i>The Other Side of the American Dream</i>, photographer Nicola “Ókin” Frioli catalogues the heartbreak and devastation …

Meet the women of the men’s rights movement: Why they see feminism as a “personality disorder”

A recent crop of profiles of female MRAs shows that bad ideas are truly gender neutral<p>The women of the men's rights movement are an interesting lot. Anne Cools, who delivered the opening remarks at A Voice for Men's inaugural conference, is the founder of one of Canada's first domestic violence …

Why the 'Libertarian Moment' Isn't Really Happening

The political philosophy hasn't captured America's youth. But it has made inroads within the Republican Party—inroads the GOP would be wise to resist.<p>Has the libertarian moment finally arrived? Robert Draper asks that question in the Sunday <i>New York Times Magazine</i>. His answer: Yes! Young voters are …

Beam raises $5M for smartphone-connected toothbrush

I brush everyday, but I’ve never learned to enjoy it. I also don’t do it right, as my dentist never fails to tell me.<p>Beam Technologies wants to make brushing more interesting and fun by connecting a smart toothbrush to a smartphone. Beam’s toothbrush measures how long and how often you brush. It …

The Best Coffee Shop In Every State

We found the best coffee shop in every state by looking at expert reviews and local recommendations.

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Cooking

The $95 Watch Designed To Win Over The Luxury Market

Upstart watch brand Leonard & Church wants to deliver luxury-caliber watches at prices that appeal to discerning consumers.<p>Leonard & Church began, like so businesses do, when the founder wanted something. Chris Chon was approaching the end of his MBA at Kellogg School of Management, and he was …

"New beginnings through new adventures." Summer in Sweden takes you to places your mind can only imagine through pages in magazines. Absolutely breathtaking! #sbjournalup

Destiny belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams and have the courage to pursue it. - quick jolts at Plaza Reial. #sbjournalup

You cannot change the people around you but you can change the people that you choose to be around. If people treated you like an option, leave them like a choice. #mybusyhands

"A ship in harbor is safe but that is not what ships are built for." Heading #Seoul for 5 days to meet stationery brands. #calligraphy #manuscript #pen #nib #platinumink #carbonink #fabercastell #ondoro #fountainpen @royaltalens #rembrandt #watercolor #travelersnote #travelersnotebook #notebook #diary #journal #sketch #drawing #Korea #deskbound

Why We Smile And How To Spot A Fake One

Flickr/Nana B Agyei<p><b>BI Answers: Why do we smile?</b><p>Studies have shown that smiling can help us cope, make us feel good, and even increase our longevity.<p>Some say we even smile in the womb and can understand the social significance of those toothy grins very early on. "At just 10 months, for instance, an …

Psychology

The Best Illustrations from 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

On July 4, 1862, English mathematician and logician Charles Dodgson boarded a small boat with a few friends. Among them was a little girl named Alice Liddell. To entertain her and her sisters as they floated down the river between Oxford and Godstow, Dodgson fancied a whimsical story, which he’d …

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

How to Tell a Great Story

We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or to inspire a team that is facing challenges. It’s an essential skill, but what makes a compelling story in a business context? And how can you …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

Artist Erdal Enci Clones Himself to Create Elaborate Choreographed GIFs | Colossal

<p>It’s been over a year since we last checked in with video artist Erdal Inci (previously) who clones multiple recordings of himself moving through …