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How to Get Better at Reading People from Different Cultures

Body language varies significantly across cultures. What is considered rude or foolish in a Nordic country may be welcomed as warm and friendly in an African one. What a Canadian businessperson would perceive as arrogant, an American executive may see as healthy confidence.<p>But what remains …

Body Language

This Coastal Region Is Primed to Become Mexico's Next Big Luxury Tourism Spot

You’ve likely never heard of Mexico’s next big vacation gold mine. After all, Riviera Nayarit made up its own name — and has only been using it for …

Circus

The Most Honest Book About Climate Change Yet

William T. Vollmann’s latest opus is brilliant, but it offers no comfort to its readers.<p>Authors like to flatter themselves by imagining for their work an “ideal reader,” a cherubic presence endowed with bottomless generosity, the sympathy of a parent, and the wisdom of, well, the authors …

Ideology

If You Want Power, Sell It

<b>Listen to Slate’s The Gist:</b>

Donald Trump

GitHub is the key to upping your coding game

If you’re spending too much time debugging your code then you’ve already probably realized the virtues of Git and GitHub. Right now you get get <b>comprehensive training</b> for <b>more than half price</b>. It could save you literally days of error hunting and frustration.<p>We all make mistakes, but when you’re …

6 Exercises to Help You Get Better at Pull-ups

Need a boost? These are the building blocks of one of the weight room's most challenging feats of strength.<p>Executing a flawless pull-up is one of life’s most difficult tasks, along with wearing denim on denim, achieving the ideal peanut-butter-to-jelly ratio, and going on a first date without …

Workouts

The Universe Is Disappearing, And There's Nothing We Can Do To Stop It

It’s been nearly a century since scientists first theorized that the Universe was expanding, and that the farther away a galaxy was from us, the faster it appears to recede. This isn’t because galaxies are physically moving away from us, but rather because the Universe is full of …

Galaxies

Kaytranada Shares Four New Mixes, Edits A Tribe Called Quest and Sade

The Haitian-Canadian DJ also releases work from March and April.<p>Kaytranada shares two new edits of Sade’s “Kiss Of Life” and A Tribe Called Quest’s …

The Battery Boom Could End Up Burning Some Investors

Some of the latest battery technologies may become obsolete before reaching the market because of the breakneck pace of advances in the …

Expand Your iPhone's Storage Without The Cloud

The beautiful dream of seamless cloud storage and sharing — some days, it’s a delightful reality, and other days you’re sent tumbling back down to …

Flash Drives

15 Cool Culture Facts You Didn't Know About Mexico

There are hundreds of examples of things that make Mexico not only an interesting country but also important in the history of humanity. Here are 15 …

Fox News' Laura Ingraham Launches into a Vile and Racist Diatribe Against Immigration: 'The America We Know and Love Doesn't Exist Anymore'

Click here for reuse options! Where do they come up with this stuff?With the rise of President Donald Trump, Fox News has drifted toward advocating …

'They look like people you know': Reporter behind viral documentary on neo-Nazis in Charlottesville says they recognize her everywhere — including airport security

Elle Reeve, a journalist for Vice News who filmed a viral documentary on the white supremacists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, last summer, says neo-Nazis continue to recognize her in public and make themselves known.<p>Reeve has been covering white nationalism in the US for several years. …

A megadrought destroyed the Mayan civilization. We’re next.

Under Trump's policies, such megadroughts will become the new normal.<p>A new study finds that it was a severe and long-lasting megadrought that …

Yuval Noah Harari: ‘The idea of free information is extremely dangerous’

Yuval Noah Harari is an Israeli historian who has written two bestsellers: <i>Sapiens</i>, which examined the course of early human history, and <i>Homo Deus</i>, which speculated on where we might be heading as a post-human species. His new book, <i>21 Lessons for the 21st Century</i>, is an exploration of the …

Fake News

The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Critical Thinking

Ai Weiwei Designs United Talent Agency's New Artist Space

A former diamond-tooling factory gets remodeled.<p>Earlier this year, it was revealed that artist and activist Ai Weiwei would release a series of …

Get Out Your Blender and Head to Trader Joe's For These 32 Smoothie Ingredients

Your unconditional love for Trader Joe's and your passion for perfectly creamy, delicious smoothies is about to bond big time in your blender. As if you needed more reasons to love Trader Joe's — they already have the yummiest vegan foods, the best healthy snacks, the most essential freezer …

Much of the US Electric Grid Could Go the Way of the Landline Phone

If you’re old enough to remember landlines, maybe you remember the feedback loop that turned them from must-haves to luxury items. As customers …

This Is How to Lose Your Stomach Fat Once and For All

When people are looking to lose weight and transform their bodies, one of the most common areas they are looking to target is their core. More specifically, they want a "flat stomach." In reality, they are probably trying to target belly fat; your stomach is actually an organ located on the upper …

A Commitment to Equity—in the City, the Classroom, and Even the Jungle

Being raised in a middle-class family in San Francisco, Lara Ettenson has long had a keen sense of her privilege. Her parents, a social worker and a …

Depressed People Use These Words More Often

They're not always negative words.<p>From the way you move and sleep, to how you interact with people around you, depression changes just about everything. It is even noticeable in the way you speak and express yourself in writing. Sometimes this “language of depression” can have a powerful effect on …

Here Are 16 Psychological Tricks to Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

This Simple Thought Experiment Shows Why We Need Quantum Gravity

There are two theories we have that explain all the particles and their interactions in the known Universe: General Relativity and the Standard Model of particle physics. General Relativity describes gravity perfectly everywhere we’ve ever looked. From the smallest-scale attractions we’ve ever …

Particles

Former senior CIA official says it's "quite near time" for Trump supporters to kill Trump opponents

Michael Scheuer says its about time to kill American citizens who oppose Trump. Scheuer is a former senior CIA official and the author of the New …

Dear Obama, Spare Us the Lectures

His speech on democracy and capitalism sounded like a laundry list of all the ways liberal elites failed America and made Trump possible.<p>On Tuesday, as millions of Americans debated whether the president of the United States might be a Russian asset firmly in the pocket of Vladimir Putin, Barack …

This Tiny Fern Is the "Most Economically Important' Fern On Earth

Meet the plant nicknamed 'green manure.'<p>Much like Frodo in <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>, the fern <i>Azolla filiculoides</i> proves that the small can certainly pack …

Interns say Uber driver refused service because of MAGA hats

How to Use Flipboard to Plan a Vacation

As Mark Twain once said, “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” Lucky for us, in the last 10 years, International travel has doubled in volume, and is forecasted to keep growing until there are 1.8 billion tourists in 2030. With so much riding on the experience it’s no …