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The most unbelievably simple trick to improve your memory

<b>(Alex Mit via Shutterstock)</b><p>Try ignoring it<p>Julia Shaw<p>March 1, 2016 10:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>If I say a random string of numbers out loud, say 1593657292759381380473, how many of these numbers do you think you will be able to immediately remember<p><b>The</b> …

Here's what cities will look like in 2050

1/<p>Buildings will reach new heights, and could be as tall as 18 miles, Pearson claims. For reference, that's more than 8,000 stories high!<p>The current …

We Tried Chanel's New Long-Wear Nail-Polish Formula

Chanel can show nearly any hemline, fabric, or silhouette, and instantly a trend is born. And the same goes for beauty: Last year, the brand released a full-on blue makeup collection, and overnight blue makeup was cool again. Similarly, the influence that the Chanel's Le Vernis (a.k.a. nail polish) …

Coats

London Fashion Week starts on Thursday so mark it by getting acquainted with fashion designer extraordinaire Coco Chanel, from her humble beginnings to her last words on her deathbed<p>2. Coco Chanel became very rich and famous during her life, but her childhood was a humble one. She was the daughter …

Coco Chanel

Happiness Is Actually Pretty Easy to Find

My approach to happiness is really a mash up of the things I’ve learned from the school of hard knocks, and from brilliant happiness scientists like …

Complaining Is Terrible for You, According to Science | Inc.com

Why do people complain? Not to torture others with their negativity, surely. When most of us indulge in a bit of a moan, the idea is to "vent." By getting our emotions out, we reason, we'll feel better.<p>But science suggests there are a few serious flaws in that reasoning. One, not only does …

Happiness

What Happened When I Forced Myself to Wake Up at 5am for a Week

Desperate times call for desperate measures. With basically every waking minute accounted for, I hadn’t had any “me time” in months — and it was taking its toll. The stack of unread books by my bed just kept growing. My mind was foggy. I felt sluggish. And exercise? What’s exercise? A couple years …

Time I

10 Most Useful Free Apps For Your Phone

It seems like everywhere you turn these days, you see a hot new app being advertised: "Download this! Try it now! There's an app for that!"<p>But how …

The 12 hottest apps of the month

1/<p>The best journaling app got a huge update.<p>Day One<p>Day One is widely considered to be the best journaling app in existence, and early this month a …

Apps

10 Recent Music Releases To Listen To That Aren't Taylor Swift

It's getting hard to escape Taylor Swift since the release of <i>1989</i> -- in addition to conquering radio, she's also taken over the entirety of New York City. But even though it seems like whole world is swept up in Swift-mania, the music world has been quietly pumping out some amazing, non-Taylor …

33 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Favourite Films

From Pulp Fiction to pulp fiction.<p>I've only included films on this list that were made from original screenplays, so there's nothing adapted from another medium. Many of the films are taken from the IMDb Top 100. The books I've included on this list are ones that have not yet been made into films …

Pentatonix Beyonce Medley On The High Roller | The LINQ Las Vegas

Las Vegas

The 10 Best Cities To Visit This Year

Lonely Planet has revealed its top towns to visit in 2015. Some of them might surprise you<p>Lonely Planet has revealed its top towns to visit in 2015. Some of them might surprise you… <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

European Travel

Prince Lestat by Anne Rice, book review: Modern life just sucks

Lestat is stressed.<p>Things aren’t what they were in the vampire world. And we’re not talking about Twilight here. He’s finding modern life something …

Books