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5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

Made in America

Announcing the Winners of The Print Swap Exhibition at Photoville!

The Print Swap is coming to Photoville! We received an overwhelming number of submissions from around the world, and Alison Zavos, the Founder of …

New York City

The Detail and Variety in This Futuristic Concept Art Is Mind-Blowing

Sometimes you click some art on the internet and just want to get lost in it. That’s certainly the case with the work of Ben Nicholas.<p>Nicholas is a …

Art

A Stanford researcher’s 15-minute study hack lifts B+ students into the As

Policy makers, tech executives, teachers, and parents are forever trying to find new ways to improve kids’ performance at school. Schools design and redesign curricula, teachers embrace and reject new learning technologies, and parents plot ways to get their kids to study more.<p>One novel solution …

It’s Time to Rethink the Way You Pleasure Your Wife

The "marriage-orgasm gap" is real. Time to step up your game.<p>According to a recent study published in the <i>Journal of Sex Medicine</i>, 87 percent of …

Divorce

Conscientious People Have The Best Sex, Study Finds

One possible reason the orgasm gap exists/persists: The widespread assumption that men simply preferred sex to women, for whom intercourse played a …

Psychology

16 Tips Every College Graduate Needs To Hear In 2018

“With your college diploma, you now have a crushing advantage over 8% of the workforce!” Comedian Conan O’Brien once joked in his commencement address to Dartmouth. “I’m talking about dropout losers like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg!”<p>There’s truth in O’Brien’s humor. A college degree …

Real Estate

9 Podcasts That Make Me Look Forward to My Morning Commute

I love starting my day with a 30-minute commute by foot, partially because it gets my blood flowing and partially because it gives me time to listen to podcasts. While some podcasts should be reserved for longer periods of time (looking at you, <b>Anna Faris Is Unqualified</b>'s two-hour-long episodes), …

8 parenting strategies Montessori teachers use with their own kids

Montessori is a teaching method that goes way beyond academics. It is a way of approaching children differently and is something you can totally …

Parenting

10 Excellent New Sci-Fi and Fantasy Shorts You Need to Check Out

Sometimes, you’ve got the bandwidth for watching the extended cut of a superhero movie plus all its special features, or binge-watching an entire TV …

Science Fiction

Leonardo Da Vinci’s To Do List (Circa 1490)

Most people’s to-do lists are, almost by definition, pretty dull, filled with those quotidian little tasks that tend to slip out of our minds. Pick …

Leonardo Da Vinci

A Counterintuitive Way To Diffuse Difficult Situations

One the best pieces of advice my mentor gave me many years ago was, “When you are in conflict with someone, don’t push back.” As a young professional, I was shocked and more than a little frustrated. What did that mean? What if I can’t defend myself when someone says something wrong about me?<p>As …

Self-help

'Blood of the Gods' by Amisha Patel

Bolivia's wondrous Laguna Colorada rivals places that live only in my imagination," the artist writes. "Local folklore suggests it gets its red hue, …

Social Entrepreneurship

Netflix + bedtime? 40 binge-worthy shows you'll devour in one sitting

Raise your hand if you've ever been personally victimized by Netflix or another streaming television service.<p>🙋<p>Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO, etc. are …

TV

The Top 4 Reasons You Didn't Get The Job Offer

A job search is a competition, and only the absolute best candidates get a chance to compete for the top spot. Oftentimes the difference between the candidate that’s hired and the runner up is quite small. The same goes for who gets selected to come in and interview for the position. The reasons …

Employment

Here’s What’s Coming and Going From Netflix in August 2018

<i>Orange Is the New Black</i> isn’t even back yet, and Netflix is already telling us what comes out in August! It’s a big month for Netflix originals, with …

Entertainment

An Experts Guide on Male Fat Loss

<b>Trimming down and maintaining a lean and muscular physique is a sure-fire way to increase how well your clothes fit,</b> which can have a huge and …

Health

Science Says Doing This One Thing Will Make Your Kids Happier Adults

By AnnaMarie Houlis<p>Science says happier people are raised by parents who do this one thing, according to Jeff Haden. But I need to ask: What if the …

Happiness

You Won't Lose Fat and Build Muscle Unless You Do These 6 Things

If you want to build lean, defined muscles efficiently, personal trainer and strength coach Susan Niebergall says, "This is a two part equation. The first part of the equation is fat loss." You do this with nutrition and exercise. Focus on creating a sustainable calorie deficit by eating whole …

Muscle

6 things the happiest families all have in common

Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well. Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do …

Parenting

The Best Horror Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: August 17th</b><p>Sometimes you just want to binge whichever good scary movies on Netflix to watch on a dark, stormy night. From ghosts to vampires, zombies, and Babadooks, just about every morbid fantasy that your demented mind can conjure has representation. We’ve watched the best horror …

Horror

How To Clear Your Energy & Cultivate Positive Vibes, According To A Spiritual Life Coach

Perhaps it's every now and then, or maybe it feels like it's happening all the time, but we all go through periods in life that feel particularly …

Brace For Impact — Here Are the Greatest 25 Action Movies on Netflix

After a long day, it can be nice to unwind with a long bath and some Trader Joe's wine. That being said, we are quickly becoming converts to the action genre since these movies instantly elevate our energy levels. From Marvel franchises to fantasy thrillers, Netflix is continually adding new movies …

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Why Cities And States Will Send Trump's Climate Agenda Up In Smoke

If the Trump administration thinks it will try and undercut the carbon policies set by the Obama administration, it is mistaken. Not only are the developed countries behind those policies — the same ones with which he is about to meet — but so are the this country’s major corporations as well as …

General Electric

Confused About Company Culture? Consulting This Simple Framework Can Help

Company culture is either, depending whom you ask:<br>An all-important force in corporate life<br>…or…<br>An amorphous, squishy concept that borders on being meaningless.<p>Here’s what I think about this divergence of opinion: <i>both sides are right.</i> There are times in business life when, as Peter Drucker said (or …

What Makes Someone Good In Bed? 14 Women Say Its About More Than An Orgasm

Let's talk about sex, people. Anyone who's ever had it knows every sexual encounter is different. Sometimes sex is truly average. Nothing to write …

Amazon Fire TV

I used this online education site to help me understand difficult topics and prepare for tests in high school and college — and I still recommend it to all students today

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>From classes that coach you through the dreadful job searching process to the courses that the country's best universities offer in their …

Help Teens De-Stress With These 'Getting Things Done' Hacks

Being a teenager in 2018—I don’t know how it’s done. Imagine having the same list of pressures that you had as a high school kid—school, …

Why Do Toxic People Get Promoted? For the Same Reason Humble People Do: Political Skill

Sometimes the wrong people get promoted. They might be deceitful and unscrupulously manipulative (what psychologists call “Machiavellian”); or impulsive and thrill-seeking without any sense of guilt (psychopathic); or egotistically preoccupied with themselves, having a sense of grandiosity, …