Janice Chrin

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4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Self-improvement

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Lorde - Team (Autograf Remix)

Lorde

Avicii Calls in Rock & Roll Collaborators for Follow-Up to 'True'

Swedish beat chef brings in Billie Joe Armstrong, Chris Martin and more for new LP<p>Near the front door of Avicii's rented house in the Hollywood …

Billie Joe Armstrong

How to Be Popular, ’50s Style: ‘Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek’

When 15-year-old Maya Van Wagenen had trouble fitting in at middle school, she looked to a popularity guide from 1951 for answers. Read an excerpt …

Unbelievable Parkour Footage Of A Real-Life Spider-Man

How does Spider-Man get around when he runs out of webs? Parkour!<p>Parkour Athlete Ronnie Shalvis was so inspired by the recent Amazing Spider-Man 2 …

271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book | Colossal

<p>In 1692 an artist known only as “A. Boogert” sat down to write a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. Not only would he begin the book with a bit …

Graphic Design

100-Year-Olds Moms Share Insights On What It Means to Be a Mother

This Mother’s Day, why not take some advice from three women who’ve been moms for a very, very long time?<p>In honor of the 100th anniversary of the …

Family

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness

Can you take on Britain's toughest pub music quiz?

Quiz: Try your hand at 35 questions set by Jon Kutner, who runs the longest-running pub music quiz in Britain. Here are 10 easy, 10 medium, 10 hard and 5 extra toughies ... go!<p>Whose backing band were the Comets?<p>Bill Haley<p>Billy Fury<p>Carl Perkins<p>Buddy Holly<p>Berlin’s Take My Breath Away featured in …

Natalie Merchant Premieres 'Ladybird' Video

The 10,000 Maniacs singer talks Spanish knife fights, how the Hunger Games ruined her album title and the inspiration behind the song<p>In the thirteen …

Books

Damon Albarn Performs Blur's "Parklife" With Local Band in London Pub

Imagine having an after work-pint in a bar when a bonafide rock star starts playing one of his biggest hits with the house band. That's what patrons of London's Red Lion pub were treated to on Wednesday night when Damon Albarn showed up and performed Blur's "Parklife" with local pub band the Gents. …

The Top 20 Music Blogs

We often discuss which bands are getting the most online buzz, like in the 50 most blogged artists list. But who is talking about these bands and …

8 Ways to Clean with Vinegar

<i>We're teaming up with our friends at The Laundress to bring you the most useful tips and products for spring cleaning.</i><p><i>Today: Gwen and Lindsey from</i> <i>The Laundress</i> <i>share their favorite ways to clean with vinegar.</i><p>Vinegar is known for its powerful cleaning properties that fight stains, buildup, odors, and …

Vinegar

Bangkok Train juicer

Bangkok

Load up 9 of your closest friends and have a great Saturday!

“City as Canvas: Graffiti Art from the Martin Wong Collection”: See Some of the Greatest Graffiti Relics from 1980s New York

Artist Martin Wong moved to New York City from San Francisco in the late 1970s, and took a job at Pearl Paint in Chinatown. There, he befriended many of the city’s young graffiti artists and began collecting their works, amassing one of the largest collections of New York City street art. He …

Art

Sixteen-Year-Old Artist Wins National Art Competition with Masterful Hyper-Realistic Pencil Portrait | Colossal

<p>For the past four years, 16-year-old artist Shania McDonagh has participated in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition, an art contest for children …

Illustration

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Product Design

9 Sustainable Fashion Brands That Produce Ethically in Bangladesh

With the death toll from the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh topping 800, calls to boycott the Western brands and retailers linked to the …

17 Ridiculously Easy Things You Can Do To Help Save The Earth Every Day

You may think that curbing your own carbon footprint and consumption won't do much to reduce the human pollution that is consuming our vast planet. But we think that if we all work together, we really can make a collective positive difference in the amount of damage we do.<p>So, in honor of Earth Day …

3D-Printed Osteoid Cast Could Speed Up Bone Healing by Nearly 40%

We’ve seen 3D-printed lamps, chairs, houses and even self-replicating 3D printers, but Deniz Karahasin’s mindbending Osteoid cast looks like …

woven friendship bracelet tutorial

i love the summer friendship bracelet trend that i keep seeing in blog land,<br>so i thought it would be fun to share with you another way to weave a …

Tutorial: Recycled T-Shirt Canvas — Modern Art

I have been a crafter my whole life. Growing up, my grandma would watch my little sister and I before and after school, and once my homework was done, I could go into her craft room and make whatever I wanted. She would always have old cans, toilet paper rolls, scraps of yarn, buttons, and just …

Tree Made with Buttons on a Canvas! - More Pics here: http://www.amazinginteriordesign.com/tree-made-with-buttons-on-a-canvas/

DIY Confetti Bowl for You to Try!

<b>Images Source: sharehomedesign</b><p>Here is a fun project that you can use for your kids activity time. This will not only provide your kids with a fun …

Crafting

Beads Direct Achieves Feefo Gold Trusted Merchant Award - Press Release

(PRWEB UK) 3 April 2014<p>Feefo Holdings Ltd certified that Beads Direct achieved a customer service rating of 99% over the 2013 calendar year. Feefo …