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Pheromone Stockings to Attract Men

What's your go-to outfit when you're hoping to impress a guy? Tight jeans? A pretty dress? Anything with a little cleavage?<p>Those are all pretty standard, but trust the <i>Daily Mail</i> to have another, much wackier suggestion for a man-attracting item of clothing: pheremone-scented stockings. For …

Sochi 2014: British joy and despair on day six – in pictures

On a huge day for the British team at the Winter Olympics, we take a look at the winners and losers. We've got the best of James Woods' bid for freestyle skiing gold, the men and women's curling teams, Lizzy Yarnold and Shelley Rudman in the skeleton and Elise Christie in the speed skating

From Obscurity To Menace: Sorting Through The Internet Of Things

It’s easy to get lost in technology jargon. So much of it means nothing or something arcane.<p>I never heard of the term “Internet of Things,” or “IoT,” until stumbling upon stories out of the Consumer Electronics Show last month, though I’d known of the phenomenon for 20 years. I walked through an …

The 8 Books by Women Authors That Changed Our Lives

When writer and artist Joanna Walsh created a collection of bookmarks featuring some of her favorite lady-authors, she inadvertently started a movement to get people reading books written by women, hashtagged#readwomen2014. To celebrate the read-a-thon ourselves, we each picked our favorite …

Rihanna's Instagram Embraces JOMO, Not FOMO

Singer and dedicated Instagram-poster, Rihanna, gave us all a little reminder of just how totally over it she is with a gem of a #tbt photo yesterday. RiRi, who was noticeably absent from the Grammys show and red carpet Sunday night—particularly when she won an award for her album "Unapologetic" …

See All the Ridiculously Hot, Nearly Naked Looks From Shakira and Rihanna's New Video

Yesterday Shakira and Rihanna released the music video for "Can't Remember to Forget You," in which they wear boyfriend jeans, oversize sweatshirts, and ballet flats. Just kidding! This is a union of the Empress of the Denim Thong and Queen of the Flesh-Toned Leotard, so naturally the wardrobe is …

Style: Fashion Trends, Beauty Tips, Hairstyles & Celebrity Style News

"I’m worthy of what’s coming my way."<p>Here's how to look bright-eyed without breaking the bank.<p>From your head to your toes, we've got you …

Royal Weddings

Блог: Эрих Фромм: «Для большинства людей равенство — это одинаковость»

Почему мы перестали чувствовать любовь, ненавидим свою работу и вынуждены продавать свою личность?

Экономика мертвых тел: Дарья Дмитриева о массовой культуре

Современный рынок работает не на удовлетворение потребности, а на ее создание. Мы потребляем не товар, а тот несводимый к товару аффект, который …

Скрытое безумие: почему мы обожаем фильмы ужасов?

Писатель Стивен Кинг написал эссе о том, почему мы смотрим фильмы ужасов. Одна из основных причин, по его мнению — необходимость потакать своему …

Быстрое чтение: отличается ли душевная боль от физической?

Гарвардский ученый Мэтью Либерман изучает социальное взаимодействие и восприятие человеком душевной боли — оказывается, она не так уж и отличается от …

Почему я делаю ставку на Julia

<i>Совсем о Julia не говорим тут. Один пост двухлетней давности от Ализара, и всё. Исправляем ситуацию.</i><p>Используя разные языки программирования, я …

Блогер нашел 10 причин, почему не надо переходить с PC на Mac

Спор между пользователями Windows и Mac идет не один десяток лет. Сомнения относительно светлого будущего операционной системы Microsoft появились в …

Nothing Beats a Hot Cocktail on a Cold Day

Winter has come. Winter is now. Winter should be spent inside, with a mug of one of these.<p>It's freezing outside and you want a <i>drink</i>. But you also need something to warm yourself up. How 'bout a hot cocktail? Next to a crackling fireplace? With an assortment of cheeses and a warm flannel? Sounds …

5 Career Questions (and Inspiring Answers!) With Sprinkles Cupcakes Founder Candace Nelson

<b>Ever look at women in "power jobs," running companies, changing the face of business, or starting their own and seriously consider emailing them to ask how they got there? And how the heck YOU can get there too? Yes, well, me too—so I did! And I'm sharing their awesome answers with you every month,</b> …

The Most Romantic Story You'll Read This Valentine's Day

<b>Newlyweds with a baby on the way, writer Donna Freydkin and her husband lived in bliss. Then he got sick—very sick—and for the next 17 months, they took care of each other. His most lasting gift? Showing Donna she could go on—without him.</b><p>A little over three years ago, I was giddy, fearless, and …

Стакан воды на собеседовании

Лекции, презентации, зачёты, экзамены, ГОСы и наконец диплом... Всё это лишь ступеньки перед входом в совсем взрослую жизнь. Эти иногда сложные этапы …

The Easiest Way to Stay Slim

Texting all the time is often frowned upon. But here’s why it just might keep you thin<p>Constantly texting usually receives a bad rap, but it turns out those mobile messages might help you keep weight off, reports new research from Duke University.<p>For one month, researchers sent daily text messages …

Дорогой я»: советы известных людей себе шестнадцатилетним

В 2011 году в Америке вышла книга «Дорогой я: письма 16-летнему себе». В ней собрана большая коллекция трогательных посланий в прошлое от известных …

Is Instagram Fashion Envy a Real Thing? Survey Says Young People Suffer From "Insta-Envy"

Have you ever bought anything you saw a celebrity wear…on Instagram?<p>Check this out: According to results from a recent survey by youth charity vInspired—a nonprofit dedicated to helping people find volunteer opportunities—half of young adults, ages 16 to 25, will spend on average $160 a month …

And Why I'm Thankful

When I was growing up as a boy in a small town in Maryland, we would often visit my grandparents who lived in the next town over. These visits typically consisted of Sunday brunches, birthday parties for a family member or just a quick hello. My visits with my grandparents were always enjoyable, …