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How to Invest in the Stock Market

Starting to think about retirement? Wondering how you'll be able to afford to spend your golden years in comfort? Investing in the stock market is …

Investing

10 Signs You're Having Your Quarter-Life Crisis

Oh. Terrific.

How to Run Faster

Improving your running speed takes training, focus, discipline, and determination. Time yourself so you know your starting speed, then set a goal and …

Exercise

How-To: LED Photo Lights

What do you use to light small objects you’re trying to photograph? MAKE contributing editor and author of the bestselling <i>Make: Electronics</i> book Charles Platt found that electronic flash is overkill and photo lights are too bulky and hot, so he built an array of <b>miniature LED photo lights</b> and shared …

Japanese Toolbox

The first time I came across a box like this, it was housing a circular saw. It was made from rec room paneling, scrap pine, and roofing nails. While not much to look at, it was strong, and the action of the lift-out lid fascinated me. A couple of months later I learned that this is also the common …

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …

If You’re Always Busy, You May Just Be Procrastinating

There's a difference between being always busy and having a lot to do and not enough time to do it in. You probably know at least one person at work …

How To Do the Perfect Push-Up

Push-ups—we've all done ‘em, but sometimes they just don't look so pretty. Fear not! We've got the guide to get it right. Push-ups are a total-body …

Workouts

Top 10 Ways to Breeze Through Laundry Like a Boss

Laundry is possibly the world's most boring chore (heck, you're probably bored just reading this). But it's something we have to do every week, and …

Cleaning

How to Fearlessly Deep Fry Just About Anything

The satisfaction of biting into a piece of perfectly crispy fried chicken is matched only by some cooks' fear of deep frying. After all, it requires …

Bring Your Own Flaws to the Table when Talking About Money with Your Spouse

Talking about money with your spouse or partner can be a challenge—enough that it's a major source of stress for most relationships, and can very …

Personal Finance

Masking Tape, Crisp Money, and To-Do List Priorities

Readers offer their best tips for reviving dead masking tape, spending less money, and using to-do list apps.<p>Every day we receive boatloads of great …

To Figure Out What You're Good At, Become an Explorer

A lot of success advice centers around the idea of "being honest with yourself about the things you're good at, and pursuing those things …

Why Refusing to Apologize Feels Better than Apologizing

Nobody really likes to go through the act of apologizing for a mistake. In a recent paper in the European Journal of Social Psychology, researchers …

Psychology

The Psychology of Language: Why Are Some Words More Persuasive Than Others?

<i>What's actually going on in the brain when it processes language? And if words affect the mind in different ways, are some more persuasive than</i> …