Geri Bryan

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Want to Live a More Fulfilling Life? This Is the 1 Coin You Should Always Carry

With the help of a little philosophy and a very cool coin, every day can be more productive--and rewarding.<p>Someday, you will die. How does reading that sentence make you feel?<p>Maybe you think it's incredibly depressing, that the thought makes life meaningless.<p>Or maybe you think it's incredibly …

Career Development

20 Mindfulness Quotes That Will Inspire You to Make Every Second Count

You’ve probably heard of ‘mindfulness’ over the past few years. It’s become incredibly popular in the western world thanks to countless research …

When There's No Therapist, How Can The Depressed Find Help?

For a revolutionary, Deepali Vishwakarma is more quiet and reflective than you might expect. She's in her 30s, small, with a round face that holds intense brown eyes and a shy grin.<p>Vishwakarma is a lay counselor in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India — a well-trained community member who goes out …

Mental Health

REVEALED: Millennials lack basic survival skills compared to older generations

A survey shows millennials are missing out on practical skills such as map reading or fishing, compared to their grandparents’ generation.<p>More than …

Boating

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

Sewing

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The Psychological Research That Helps Explain the Election

At the end of most years, I’m typically asked to write about the best psychology papers of the past twelve months. This year, though, is not your typical year. And so, instead of the usual “best of,” I’ve decided to create a list of classic psychology papers and findings that can explain not just …

Dear Millennials, Please Stop Trying To Ruin This Classic Holiday Song

People are apparently upset by the lyrics of the classic Christmas song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” because it’s “too rapey.”<p>As we all know, the …

How should college presidents address the president-elect?

<i>This</i> <b>article</b> <i>originally appeared in</i> <b>Inside Higher Ed</b><i>.</i><p>As student concerns and campus protests play out in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory in the …

Donald Trump

The Strange History of Los Feliz's Mysterious Metaphysical Research Center

A portrait of Manly P. Hall, founder of the PRS<p>Gustavo Turner<p>Hall was a self-educated writer and lecturer who flourished in the extremely fertile …

Star Trek

In Depressed Rural Kentucky, Worries Mount Over Medicaid Cutbacks

For Freida Lockaby, an unemployed 56-year-old woman who lives with her dog in an aging mobile home in Manchester, Ky., one of America's poorest places, the Affordable Care Act was life altering.<p>The law allowed Kentucky to expand Medicaid in 2014 and made Lockaby – along with 440,000 other …

Health Care

We Tracked Down A Fake-News Creator In The Suburbs. Here's What We Learned

A lot of fake and misleading news stories were shared across social media during the election. One that got a lot of traffic had this headline: "FBI Agent Suspected In Hillary Email Leaks Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide." The story is completely false, but it was shared on Facebook over half …

Journalism

Following scare at Trump rally, life is now different for protester

Life was fairly normal for Austyn Crites until Saturday night.<p>The 33-year-old, Eagle Scout and high-altitude balloon inventor was by his own account …

Yes, Donald Trump, the FBI Can Vet 650,000 Emails in Eight Days

FBI director James Comey has had a rough week or so: First he was accused of rigging the election for Donald Trump when he revealed on October 28 …

The Case Against Reality

A professor of cognitive science argues that the world is nothing like the one we experience through our senses.<p>As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions—sights, sounds, textures, tastes—are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about …

Prefab Glass House lets you bring home the spirit of Philip Johnson’s masterpiece

Philip Johnson’s iconic Glass House has been reimagined as a prefabricated home—a modern abode you can customize and install almost anywhere you …

Unsealing of Christ's Reputed Tomb Turns Up New Revelations

For just 60 hours, researchers had the opportunity to examine the holiest site in Christianity. Here's what they found.<p>Researchers have continued their investigation into the site where the body of Jesus Christ is traditionally believed to have been buried, and their preliminary findings appear to …

Archaeology

How Does the Church Reach Millennials? Hint: It's Not Flashing Lights or Rock Band Worship

Don’t lie to a Millennial. They will smell it a mile away.<p>At least that’s what the latest research from Barna and the Cornerstone Knowledge Network …

health

3 Breakfast Buns You Need to Know Intimately

From the gooey cinnamon rolls at your favorite bakery to the nutty sticky buns drawing crowds at the coffee shop, breakfast buns have never been bigger.<p>Picture this scene: You’re about to order a latte when you catch sight of a coil of golden dough tossed in cinnamon sugar, just begging to be …

11 Savory Pies You Can Make in an Hour or Less

Raise your hand if you love pie. Us, too. So why shouldn’t you eat it for dinner? Here, 11 savory pies, tarts and galettes that come together in …

The New Street Style Names to Know

Get them on your feed. Now.<p>As well as a plethora of new trends for next spring/summer, the latest round of fashion shows brought with them a veritable feast of street style. Here, five super stylish women we couldn't stop seeing, city after city...*<p>*We suggest you set aside a good 30 minutes for …

What Millennials Reject Is Mutant Capitalism

Studies show that capitalism isn't exactly popular among today's youth. What could this mean for the future?<p>It’s not exactly news that capitalism has …

Economics

How To Create Your Own Japanese Garden

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a place to relax and feel peaceful—maybe even downright Zen? That is exactly what happens when you create your own …