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The ultimate vegan sex kit is a kinder way to play

Did you know that some condoms contain a milk protein called casein, making them non-vegan?<p>We've selected the best lotions, potions and highest …

20 Word Usage Mistakes Even Smart People Make

English vocabulary is full of pitfalls that you might not be aware of. Don't let them trip you up.<p>1. INVARIABLY<p>If something happens invariably, it …

Linguistics

We Know What You Are Like In Bed Based On Science Trivia

What's your carnal knowledge?

Neutrons

10 Times Pixar Movies Broke Your Heart

The emotional Pixar film <i>Inside Out</i> hits theaters Friday, and there’s no denying moviegoers will be shedding tears throughout. This, of course, won’t …

Guns N’ Roses’ “Sweet Child O’ Mine” comes under plagiarism charges

The authenticity of one of rock ‘n’ roll’s most iconic songs has come under question. Recently, Australian music website Max TV uncovered the …

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …

Workouts

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Revealed: the science behind teenage laziness

They may lie in, act selfishly and take risks, but research by a leading neuroscientist suggests that adolescents may be right when they say nobody understands them<p>Teenagers really get a bad time,’ says Sarah-Jayne Blakemore. ‘It is amazing how it seems to be totally acceptable – even …

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

6 Superseeds to Sprinkle on Everything This Year

Never have such tiny foods packed such a nutritious punch.<p><i>by Gabriella Vigoreaux, EPICURIOUS</i><p>Last year supergreens were all the rage, but this year we're thinking a little smaller -- we're thinking superseeds. Never have such tiny foods packed such a nutritious punch. Superseeds (like flax, chia, …

Potatoes

The Science Behind Making the Perfect Cup of Coffee

<b>The Right Equipment</b> <br>Carguilo likes the clean, robust taste that comes from a manual dripper, since it filters out oil and sediment. And she’s not …

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Sexual Satisfaction

• People who have regular orgasms live longer, seem to have less stress and enjoy lower rates of heart disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, and …

30 Workouts That Take 10 Minutes (Or Less)

<i>By Alice Oglethorpe for Men's Journal</i><p>Finding half an hour to get to the gym is hard enough, let alone the 60 minutes that you think justifies a trip. The upshot? With the right routine, you can change your body -- and burn a chunk of calories -- in 10 minutes. We've got 30 of those routines here, …

20 Powerful Secrets to Meaningful Relationships

• When two people meet, the prize always goes to the one with the most self-insight. He will be calmer, more confident, more at ease with the …

Artist Creates Psychedelic Art By Pouring Paint And Resin Onto A Canvas

Bruce Riley is a talented Chicago-based artist who creates beautifully psychedelic paintings of poured paint and dripping resin. His artworks contain …

Psychedelia

A Brief But Stunning Visual History Of Burlesque In The 1950s

Today, burlesque is nothing short of an art form. Performers both male and female combine the most explosive aspects of costumery, dance, comedy and theater in a type of live entertainment that, of course, places nudity on a pedestal. Dita Von Tesse and World Famous BOB have turned the …

10 Free Must-Read Street Photography eBooks

<b>Image Copyright Michael Ernest Sweet Courtesy of Brooklyn Arts Press</b><p>Photography books are expensive, really expensive. I've collected dozens and dozens over the years and I kind of feel as though I have tied up a lot of money in books. It's not a bad thing, but I do wonder about the end result. …

Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Slams U2’s iTunes Giveaway

Add the Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney to the parade of artists critical of U2‘s <i>Songs of Innocence</i> release after Apple dropped the Irish rockers’ …

4 common bathroom products that are more dangerous than you probably know

<b>(Africa Studio via Shutterstock)</b><p>Time to reconsider those baby wipes<p>Cliff Weathers<p>October 8, 2014 12:50pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>The bathroom is arguably the most dangerous room in the home. It’s where we keep everything from nail-polish remover (acetone) to toxic cleaners …

How Do You Make Totally Legit Fried Rice?

Fried rice turns out best when the rice is cold before you begin to fry it.<p><i>How do you make totally legit fried rice?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and get insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter,</i> …

Recipes

A. W. Tozer books: The Pursuit of God and Other Classics Kindle Edition

This collection brings together four of the A. W. Tozer books in a single, convenient, high quality, but extremely low priced Kindle volume!<br>TABLE OF …

7 Books That Will Change Your Life

<i>"When people ask me a good book to read I don't know what to tell them. There are 200-500 good books." -- James Altucher</i><p>People often comment on how I am always reading something new and frequently ask for my a good book recommendation. It might be the most common (and most difficult) question I am …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

How All Couples Eventually Tune Each Other Out

Robin Williams’ Daughter Zelda Writes A Heartbreaking Letter About Her Father’s Passing

Zelda Williams, the 25-year-old daughter of Robin Williams and the subject of Williams’ final post on Instagram — released a statement about her father’s suicide yesterday, and it is funny and thoughtful and sad and hopeful, which is exactly what you might expect from the daughter of Robin Williams.<p>…

Cocktail Trend: Beer Cocktails

I thought I'd raise a pint-glass to arguably the most refreshing cocktail of all: the beer cocktail.<p>With the dog days of August nearly upon us, I thought I'd raise a pint-glass to arguably the most refreshing cocktail of all: the beer cocktail.<p>Currently a trend -- but also a classic -- I'm …

Recipes

Tibetan Buddhist Teachings on Death and Impermanence

While I am not a Buddhist, I find the Tibetan Buddhist teachings on death a source of great wisdom and potential liberation -- particularly for those still under the influence of the death taboo in the west. Sogyal Rinpoche, author of <i>The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying</i>, has a particular skill in …

Tibetan Buddhism

'Give up dairy products to beat cancer’

A leading scientist, who has been fighting breast cancer since 1987, says the disease is overwhelmingly linked to animal products<p>In 1993, the breast cancer that had plagued Jane Plant since 1987 returned for the fifth time. It came in the shape of a secondary tumour – a lump in her neck the size of …