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Drug patents could be Canada's special weapon in U.S. trade dispute

​<i>This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers</i> …

Intellectual Property

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

Tutorials

Here's How to Pick a Perfect Melon Every Time

There's no feeling quite as good as cracking open a perfect melon. There's also no feeling quite as bad as cracking open a bad melon. One is like …

Gardening

Ask a Sex Therapist: How Do I Prioritize Sex in My Long-Term Relationship?

<i>Sex should be fun, but it can also be complicated. Allure believes in everyone's right to a healthy, safe, and joyful sex life, including access to info that helps them have one. Welcome to Sexual Resolution, a biweekly column by sex therapist Vanessa Marin that answers your questions about</i> …

Relationships

'The Americans' ended with one of the greatest series finales ever, and it marks the end of TV's Golden Age

FX's "The Americans" ended its six-season run with an excellent final season, and a gut-wrenching series finale. The end of the show, which made its debut in 2013, also marks the end of an era of television: the Golden Age of prestige, character-driven dramas that started with "The Sopranos."<p>When …

TV

1 Tip for Landscape Photography That Opens Up a Whole New World

I have only 1 tip that will hopefully inspire you and help you to improve your landscape photography: use a wide angle (preferably 16mm or wider, …

Landscape Photography

Breathtaking Adventure and Landscape Photography by Max Muench

Outstanding travel landscapes by <b>Max Muench</b> (previously featured), multi-talented photographer, pianist, composer and adventurer who was born in …

Photography

Christian Wife Swappers Talk Kink and Christ

"People have the right to judge, but that’s them, that’s not god."<p>In many Christian traditions across many cultures, sex outside of marriage is frowned upon, if not strictly off-limits. But being religious doesn’t mean you can’t be a freak in the sheets. Online groups and forums provide many …

Ideology

5 Sex Positions For Women Who Don’t Orgasm Easily

Suggested by a sex educator.<p>Sex! It’s a fun way to pass the time. It helps you work up a sweat. It allows you to bond with your partner and …

Acquainted

Iceland From Above: Drone Photography by Olivier Symon

Stunning aerial shots by <b>Olivier Symon</b>, talented 28 years old self-taught photographer, traveler and drone pilot based in Brussels, Belgium. Olivier …

Photography

How to Do Corporate Headshot Photography

If you’re interested in branching out your photo business to include corporate headshots, here’s a helpful 24-minute tutorial that can help you get …

Photography

This Is The Best Rejection Text I've Ever Received & I'm Glad My Date Sent It

The details of my date are quite inconsequential. We met at a dance class. A few weeks later, we went for drinks, chatted, laughed, danced. I asked …

Relationships

21 Dirty Jokes You Can Only Laugh At If You're Over 18

Warning: These are very, very, NSFW.

Jokes

How to Create LUTs With Photoshop

Ever wondered how to create your very own LUTs using only Photoshop? Look no further, Unmesh Dinda at PiXimperfect just released the perfect short …

Tutorials

Harness the Power of Color Like a Pro When Processing Landscape Photography

When we talk about landscape photography post-processing and it comes down to adjusting color, we're in most cases bombarded by theoretical terms. …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot Corporate Headshot Photography

One of the jobs you will find yourself doing as a portrait photographer is <b>Corporate Headshots</b>. This isn't usually glamorous work. You often only have …

Photography

15 proven ways to get people to take you seriously

Just because you’re smart, thoughtful, and competent doesn’t necessarily mean people perceive you that way.<p>If you want coworkers and friends to take …

Body Language

Do You Really Know What That Lightroom Backup Button Does?

I recently came across an article by Scott Kelby that talked about something I had taken for granted and figured everyone knew, and thought it would …

Complaints levelled at B.C. naturopaths offering 'complete elimination' of autism

Three registered B.C. naturopaths who offer a treatment promising "complete elimination" of autism through homeopathy are the subjects of a complaint …

Autism

How to Make Your Wife Feel Special

When my daughter became engaged, the day before he proposed I had an opportunity to have a long discussion with her fiance about her, marriage, and …

Relationships

Why You Must Photograph Your Loved Ones

Dear friend,I think the most important people you must photograph are your loved ones.Why photograph your loved ones?Morning avocado with CindyWell, …

Want to Print Your Own Photos? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

The digital age has pushed some of us away from printing our photos, but at the same time, better technology and cheaper prices has made it more …

This Is The Ultimate Sext To Send Based On Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type

If you've ever wondered about the meaning of those four letters people sometimes list in their dating app profiles — like INTJ or ENFP — you're not …

Smaller Files, Faster Loading: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Converting Raw Files to DNG

If you've looked closely at the Import dialog in Lightroom, you may have noticed an option that says "Convert as DNG." This helpful video will …

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

Here Are Some Great Lightroom Tips and Tricks for Beginners (VIDEO)

We love it when photographers give us a look at their post-processing workflow because it not only presents some great software tips and tricks, it …

Tutorials

Corbella: Men are damned if they do and don't

NDP MP Christine Moore has painted herself into an ideological corner with the rules she expects men to follow when it comes to sexuality. As a …

What everyone gets wrong about introverts — including why they are not antisocial or lazy

When you hear the term "introvert," you might imagine someone who's quiet and insular, who likes to spend most of their time alone, avoiding social situations.<p>But being an introvert isn't really anything to do with how much you like spending time with other people. In fact, introverts can have some …

Psychology

All the puzzling things that happen to your body when you masturbate, explained by science

<b>This post is part of Mashable's</b> <b>Masturbation Week</b><b>. May is National Masturbation Month, so we're celebrating by exploring the many facets of …

Sexual Health

Everyone is Sharing Hilariously Bad Stock Photos of Their Jobs

Stock photos generally aren’t the best at showing realistic views of what different jobs are like, but sometimes they’re hilariously inaccurate. …