Jeanette Rodrigues

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What It Feels Like To Be In Love When You Don’t Believe You Are Worth Loving

You will meet him when you are 25 and when your life doesn’t make sense and it will be after you’ve spent the better part of a month clawing yourself …

the top 10 korean beauty products you need now

just trust us on this one.<p>Unless you've been living under a rock, actively avoiding A.) the internet B.) makeup counters, or C.) all of the above, then by now you should know all about the genius that is BB Cream. The skin-perfecting beauty staple has long been a favorite in Korea, but within the …

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The Himalayas from space: http://t.co/Q2tfEVBy7O

Totallycoolpix

Beautiful house in a great location, but I guess going out for some groceries will take a while.

Totallycoolpix

Hello there, little fellow.

Is kink a sexual orientation?

It’s summertime, so of course the anti-sex crowd has decided to cool down with a fresh wave of sexual hysteria. The latest panic is that kinky people …

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

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A (Straight, Male) History of Sex Dolls

Since ancient times, men have been getting it on with synthetic women. Is this just fancy masturbation, or something more troubling?<p>The story of Pygmalion goes like this: A sculptor carves a statue in the shape of a beautiful woman. It’s so beautiful that he falls in love with her, prays that she …

True love lies beyond the claustrophobia of romance – Mark Vernon

It is a telling statistic that the ­most frequently ‘what is…?’ question typed into Google last year was: what is love? This fact probably reveals …

This Is the Most Beautiful Game You'll See All Year

This year’s E3 generated a huge number of exciting announcements and jaw-dropping reveals. For the first time in the new console cycle, there appears …

No Man's Sky

I Lived Through the Most Nerve-Wracking Birth Story You May Ever Read

My wife and I had wanted kids for years. But when she became pregnant with triplets, we soon learned that the chances all three would survive their birth healthy were slim—if they would survive at all. The doctors told us our options. We had to choose what to do next.<p><b>Denver was buried</b> by a …

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Manifesto of the New Fatherhood

Why fathers matter now more than ever before. A charge.<p><i>Published in the June/July 2014 issue</i><p>1. THE CRISIS OF FATHERHOOD IS REAL<p>The brute facts: The number of American families without fathers has grown from 10.3 percent in 1970 to 24.6 percent in 2013;* that percentage has more or less been stable …

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Why We Sleep Together

A long time ago, beds were expensive—but there's more to it than that.<p>With a guest in town occupying the second bedroom of our Manhattan apartment, my three-year-old son, a notorious sideways sleeper, bunked with my pregnant wife and me. Too many snores and little feet in the back of my neck, I …

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …

An Oregon Couple Rushed Through Their Wedding Because Of A Wildfire And The Photos Are Breathtaking

So, a wildfire starts burning around you and it's terrifying, sure. But it also makes for a hell of a wedding photo.

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …

Genius

Waterborne

Image by Kim Keever. <i>Hawaii</i>, 2013. Courtesy the artist.<p>Always the island had been out there, so far out over so much choppy water, far beyond the last …

Life Magnified: The Alien Familiarity of the Cellular World

A new collection from the National Institutes of Health offers a zoomed-in perspective of the world.<p>Our universe is a vast and repeating tapestry of convergences.<p>This how we experience it anyway, and in part because our brains are hardwired to recognize patterns. We can't help but see the fractal …

I Spy A Spy

Four or five men huddled together in a Delhi hotel room. They were going through travel arrangements. Three of them were to leave for Dubai a little …

Dear 'Game of Thrones' Fans: Book Fans Had to Wait SO Much Longer

An illustrated guide to the problems with adapting a work that's been in progress for a looooong time.<p><i>Spoilers for both below.</i><p><b>When George R.R. Martin first published</b> <i>A Game of Thrones</i>, eighteen years ago, it was an attempt to buck the oppressive yoke of TV budgets. Ironically, now it's a highly …

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Hinduism

What If We Admitted to Children That Sex Is About Pleasure?

26.9K<p>SHARES<p>A couple of months ago, the sex education notice came home in my nine-year-old son's backpack. I didn't realize that, in our district, sex …

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Making Babies

Five predictions about the future of reproduction<p>Forty years ago, there was exactly one way for humans to reproduce. A man’s sperm would combine with a woman’s egg, inside of her body. Together they would form a zygote, which would become an embryo, and then a fetus. With any luck, the woman would …

Sleek Cut Paper Illustrations Will Bring Out The Minimalist In You

Whether your artistic inclinations lead toward fine arts or arts and crafts, we expect you'll get quite a thrill from artist Eiko Ojala's cut paper illustrations.<p>The Estonian illustrator, graphic designer and art director has established a unique artistic method unlike any other, fusing digital …

Empathy for the User: Experience Design Secrets from an Expert

<i>Jo Plumridge is a UK-based photographer, writer and lecturer. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been adapted with permission.</i><p>User experience (UX) designers are among the unsung heroes of the digital world. They make the tools, sites and apps we use simple, …

Behold! The World's Most Expensive Rolex

<b>Watches have become</b> something more than mere time-telling instruments. They've become signifiers of wealth and power that tell the world just how important you are (or how important you <i>think</i> you are). And Rolex, along with a few other brands, is at the top of the apex of these formidible …

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Bhutan’s lit fest is where you want to be

Mountain Echoes is an annual literary festival held in Thimpu, the capital of the happiest of nations — Bhutan. A celebration of Himalayan culture …