Jaron Chan

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Powerful Displays of Prayer in the Bible

Is it necessary to bow when we pray? Should we lift our hands and kneel?<p>The answer is simple: prayer is not dependent on body positions.<p>God’s clear …

These Are the 4 Skills You Need to Master to Be Happy

According to the latest science, you can learn to be happy, just like you can learn to play an instrument.<p>We generally think of happiness as either a matter of chance or circumstance. Some people are born with happy brains--they just naturally seem to see everything in a cheerful light. Others are …

Scientists Have Found a Way to Help You Learn New Skills Twice as Fast

Yes please.<p>The key to learning a new motor skill - such as playing the piano or mastering a new sport - isn't necessarily how many hours you spend …

Make your own life-size BB-8 droid for $120

17-year-old engineering whizkid teaches you how to make Star Wars' droid<p>It's not supplanted R2-D2 in the "cute robots we wish were our best friends" stakes just yet, but The Force Awakens' BB-8 is getting close. Sadly, we're at least a few years away from the kind of artificial intelligence that'll …

How the Illuminati Stole the Mind, Soul, and Body of Hip-Hop

The true story of how an 18th-century secret society came to dominate today’s music industry (allegedly).<p>Have you noticed how a lot of musicians have …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Lifehacker Pack for Mac: Our List of the Essential Mac Apps

There’s no shortage of useful, interesting apps for the Mac, but some of them you just can’t live without. In this year’s annual Lifehacker Pack for …

Canon’s New Billboards Provide Real Time Photo Tips

Canon’s latest billboard ad campaign in New York City does more than promote the camera brand: they can actually help you shoot better photos. Each …

Quantum Suicide: How to Prove the Multiverse Exists, in the Most Violent Way Possible

Quantum mechanics says objective reality doesn't exist, that instead all we see are probabilities collapsing into one particular configuration... and …

Quantum Mechanics

Repentance

Godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation… —2 Corinthians 7:10Conviction of sin is best described in the words:My sins, my sins, my …

Jesus

You can now create and manage reminders in Google Calendar

You’ve been able to create and manage your events on Google Calendar since its launch on iOS last March. But now, Google has made it easier for you …

39 Low-Key Ways To Trick Everyone Into Thinking You're An Adult

Admit it, your bathroom is probably not sleepover-friendly.<p>It's okay. You're probably semi-broke. It's chill, samesies, but there are some small things that can improve your place. You don't have to do them all, but even a few of these tips will make your home better. So people who come over will …

Framing

THE A=432 Hz FREQUENCY: DNA TUNING & THE BASTARDIZATION OF MUSIC

The A = 432 Hz Frequency:DNA Tuning and the Bastardization of Music<b>By Brendan D. Murphy</b><b>(Copyright 2015, Brendan D. Murphy - All Rights</b> …

Spirituality

39 Foods You Should Know How To Make In College

Equip yourself with these essential recipes before you walk into your sad excuse for a kitchen.<p>July 27, 2014<p>1. Eggs (at least two ways)<p>For a classic …

Healthy Eating

DIY mini granite pots

today’s DIY is one of the easiest in a while! many of you have said you want some more planter projects, so here’s the first of hopefully many. guess …

DIY

Make This and You’ll Never Lose Your Keys or ID Again

If I had a dollar for every time I forgot my ID, keys or bus pass, I would probably have enough to money to go on a fancy tropical vacation. Eh, maybe just enough for a couple rounds of fancy tropical drinks. Real talk — keeping track of your keys and ID is pretty hard. They are so small and thin …

4 reasons the Christian right’s claims of moral superiority are so absurd

Evangelicals are constantly bellowing about America’s moral decay. They could stand to take a look in the mirror<p>When Bill O’Reilly recently tried to pin America’s spree of mass shootings on atheism rather than guns or mental illness, he hoped to tap a specific set of beliefs that is common among …

GM embryos: time for ethics debate, say scientists

Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council and others call for debate on potential of altering DNA to prevent diseases – and risk of ‘designer babies’<p>Leading UK research funders are calling for an urgent national debate on the ethics of genetically modifying human embryos and other tissues to prevent …

Genetics

Here's Why The Eight-Hour Workday Is An Outdated Concept

How productive do you believe you are in your eight-hour workday? There may be a few ways to define the answer:<p><b>Semi-productive:</b> you’re halfway there …

Time Management

These Life Hacks From 100 Years Ago Are Still Relevant Today

Just like today, hacks were helping people fix everything up 100 years ago. While today’s shortcuts to a more efficient life include technology and more advanced appliances, there are still plenty of century-old tricks that can totally be incorporated into our world today. A Reddit user uploaded a …

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

Cooking

Transform An Old, Leftover Tire Into The Perfect Living Room Addition With This Ottoman Tutorial

Phil is an Editor at LittleThings. He loves writing and the outdoors. You can often find him at the movies or the park.<p>I love using old, useless …

Crafting

This one-minute morning routine can improve your productivity all day long

Just finding time to eat can be difficult, even though eating breakfast has been correlated with increased energy and productivity, better overall health, and a better mood.<p>But there's an easier, less time-consuming way to start the day off right, and it only takes a minute: Make your bed.<p>When your …

13 Highly Useful Skills You Can Learn in a Minute

Everyone loves a good life hack, especially if it’s super quick to pick up.<p>While one minute may not seem like a lot of time to master a useful skill, …

Pluto: ten things we now know about the dwarf planet

• <b>Pluto is larger than we thought</b> Pluto’s diameter is larger than expected at 2,370 kilometres across. This is about two-thirds the size of Earth’s moon, giving Pluto a surface area comparable to Russia. The finding is significant because it means the world is less dense than previously thought, …

Solar System

DIY Projects for a First Apartment (That You’ll Use For Years)

Moving into your first apartment <i>(or your 50th)</i>? If you're in the mood for DIY projects but want to put your time, energy and money into making items …

Home Depot

The Ultimate Guide to Note-Taking

No matter what your profession, there are lots of reasons to take notes. You take notes to retain information from things you hear – like meetings …

Productivity