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The Way This Woman Got Her Son with Asperger's to Be Affectionate Is Extraordinary

Human love isn't always the answer.<p>“I knew there was something going on with Joey when he was 3,” says Amanda Granados, 36, of Los Angeles. "But he wasn’t diagnosed until he was 7.”<p>Joey was constantly getting in trouble at school, including being suspended several times in kindergarten. Amanda was …

How to Text a Woman For a Date | The Art of Manliness

Many of you fervently felt that, barring an opportunity to ask in-person (the best, manliest option, we can all agree), calling was the only way to …

Relationships

Top 20 Inspiration Education Quotes with Pictures

The most inspiring <b>Education quotes</b>, quotation about education by famous authors, collected by Saying Images. It is said that education is the root of …

Study: Watching Sesame Street can make kids smarter

Watching <i>Sesame Street</i> may actually help children do better in school. That’s according to a new working paper released by two economists from Wellesley College and the University of Maryland, which seems to suggest that watching <i>Sesame Street</i> can improve school readiness and school performance for …

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule Allows You to Live Off the Grid Anywhere in the World

Slovakia's Nice Architects recently revealed several exciting details about the Ecocapsule that will give you the opportunity to live anywhere in the world. Ecocapsule is a micro-shelter that operates off-grid by using sustainable technology such as solar power, rainwater collection and filtration, …

Off-grid

Remarkable Woman Quit Her Job in New York to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes in Bali

In 2010, Elora Hardy left her successful fashion career in New York and returned to her childhood home in Bali, which is where she decided to build bamboo houses for a living. Over the course of the last five years, Elora and her team at Ibuku have revolutionized bamboo construction, believing that …

TED Talks

The happiest jobs: gardeners, florists and hairdressers top the list

In contrast, only 44 per cent of bankers said they were happy.<p>Professor Dolan of the London School of Economics and Political Science said more …

40 incredible eco-hotels to visit before you die

Misool Eco Resort sits within the 46,000km² Raja Ampat Shark and Manta Sanctuary, and contributes to 9 community and conservation projects in the …

National Parks

The mind-bending effects of foreign accent syndrome

A little-known condition causes people to adopt a new accent – and lose a part of their identity in the process, finds David Robson.<p>Julie Matthias’s family have a game they sometimes like to play after she comes home, disappointed, from another doctor’s appointment. During dinner, they pick a …

Seven incredible places you may have never heard of

As globalisation leaves no stone unturned, we took to Quora.com to find a few secret locales well worth the trip.

Lake Superior

10 Mantras From Inspirational Movies That Could Change Your Life

Inspiration can come from anywhere and anyone. Mine often comes from books and movies -- books and movies that combine life stories with a spiritual journey.<p>Here are my 10 inspirational mantras and movie quotes that may impact you the same way it does to me.<p>1. To live is to explore.<p>"To see the …

7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself At The End Of Each Day

Each day we have tons of inquiries -- for our co-workers, our friends, our families. But do we ever ask ourselves any questions? If we don't, we may be framing our own mindsets through someone else's lens. Below are seven questions that will not only help you take a positive perspective on your …

GPS Guides | HuffPost

22 Happy Quotes That Make Celebrating International Day Of Happiness That Much Better

March 20, 2015 is International Day Of Happiness! A smile is contagious, spread the joy!<p><b>1.</b> Whoever is happy will make others happy too. –Anne Frank<p><b>2.</b> …

Can Canada teach the rest of us to be nicer?

Life is hard enough, with plenty of jagged edges and pointy bits. Why not coat it with a glaze of politeness and humility?<p>Every August my family embarks on that great American ritual: the road trip. And we always head north. Canada may not be the most exotic of destinations, but sometimes, exotic …

Canada

15 ridiculously adventurous things to do on your travels (and where to do them)

THE WORLD’S MOST EXTREME TRAVELERS don’t look out over an ocean or a mountain range and think to themselves, “Oh, that’s nice. Well, time to head …

Caving

5 Ways to Maintain Lifelong Friendships

When it comes to our physical and mental health, friendship may truly be the best medicine. An Australian study showed that strong social networks …

University of California

15 Things Only Nurses Would Understand

There are very few things as stunning and breathtaking as an alpha woman. Her poised sense of self and her kind yet firm ways are a masterful thing …

Self-improvement

Discover your own Machu Picchu: Choquequirao, Peru

RESTORATION OF this small Incan city only began in the ’90s. The first visitors had to cross the Apurímac River via a rope bridge to reach it.<p>During …

South America

How To Run Faster By Spring

<i>By Christine Yu for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Now that all the big fall races are over and the weather is getting colder, most people are ready to pack away their sneakers and hibernate. While some consider the winter an off-season, it's definitely not the time to slack off from training.<p>"Many runners …

50 British phrases that Americans just don’t understand

<b>1. “How’s your father,” “Rumpy pumpy,” “Good rogering”</b><br>Meaning: To have sex, sexual relations, get “your groove on.”<p><b>2. “Going to play some …

13 Rules for Being Alone and Being Happy About It

As you read this, I'm flying back to The U.S. from China. Alone. While I was there, I ran a marathon. Alone. I stayed in a hotel room alone (mostly). I wandered around Beijing alone. I sat down to eat at the local restaurants alone.<p>This is normal for me.<p>Sometimes, people ask, "Tyler, wouldn't you …

Happiness

The Experimental Cookie: Teaching Kids Science Through Baking

The Plate<p>If you spend any time around cooks, you might hear some version of this comment: “Cooking is an art. But baking… ooh, that’s science.”<p>What people mean, usually, is that baking requires precision and relies on chemistry. Neglect kneading your bread dough, and you’ll forego the development …

15 Phrases That Will Change Your Life In 2015

As the new year approaches, many of us will resolve to transform our bodies -- but what about our minds?<p>Giving ourselves a mental makeover could be just as important as giving ourselves a physical one. But accomplishing that doesn't just lie in changing our thoughts -- it's also dependent on …

12 Best places for Teaching English Abroad

The top 12 places for teaching English abroad<p>Teaching English Abroad allows you take your travel experiences to the next level. Whereas most …

Language Learning

23 Pieces of Life-Changing Wisdom You Can Learn from Your Everyday Life

Move, Learn, Eat: A “trip of a lifetime” in 3 minutes of film

Earlier this year, a three-man crew hit the road to visit 11 countries and capture “almost a terabyte” of video footage.<p>After what must have been a …

Production Methods: How Handmade Candy Canes are Produced

We designers are supposed to be familiar with production methods, and I enjoy guessing how various items that I'm unfamiliar with are produced. But …

Can you live a normal life with half a brain?

A few extreme cases show that people can be missing large chunks of their brains with no significant ill-effect – why? Tom Stafford explains what it tells us about the true nature of our grey matter.<p>How much of our brain do we actually need? A number of stories have appeared in the news in recent …