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Are You Brave Enough to Follow Your Passion?

Imagine what the world would look like if every person used the highest expression of his talent instead of merely slogging into work every day.<p>That's the "fantasy" of Larry Smith, who, in a mesmerizing TED Talk that's received nearly four million views, tells people why they're going to fail to …

3 Purchases That Will Help You Live Longer

Even on the tighest of budgets, you should never skimp on these things<p>We showed you how <b>Money Can Buy You Happiness</b>. But did you also know that certain purchases could help you live longer, too?<p>Here's what no guy should ever be without, regardless of what's in his wallet.<p>Shoes That Shine<p>People can …

What to Do With All Those Photos and Videos on Your Phone

Is your phone crammed with too many memories? Here’s how to back it up and make some space<p>You might be the reason the world is breaking.<p>No, really. According to recent research from IBM, 90% of the recorded data created in human history was generated in the past two years. This is mostly because of …

10 Things Every Indecisive Person Wants You To Know

Sushi or Mexican? Paper or plastic? Quit your job or wait for a promotion?<p>Some decisions in life are major and others insignificant, some obvious while others require a little more thought. But for indecisive people, all choices have one thing in common: They feel impossible to make.<p>It can be …

Moving? Students Devise A Smarter Way To Pack Boxes

Carnegie Mellon students partner with Ford on a conceptual scanner that catalogs your stuff, making packing–and unpacking–a cinch.<p>Moving is the worst. Even if you’ve got the cash to pay for professional help, you’re still left with that sinking feeling six months later that some heirloom was lost …

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Design

Photo Showdown: Classic Car Designs Versus Their Redesigns

An infinitely sustainable barroom debate for designers<p>Automotive engineering objectively improves each year, with cars inarguably getting faster, …

How to learn with zero effort

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Study Skills

Tomato soup with roasted chickpea croutons recipe

This dairy-free tomato soup is still thick and creamy, from blended cashew nuts. Serve it topped with crunchy chickpeas<p>This is a classic cream-based tomato soup, but dairy-free and revamped to be good for you. Blending some soaked cashews into it transforms the tomato base into a luxurious, creamy …

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

DIY Sneak Peek: Brit Morin's Gadget-Charging Nightstand

Charge your phone overnight without any cords with this genius DIY from Brit Morin's upcoming book, Homemakers.<p>Materials<p>Wooden nightstand<p>Velcro ® brand tape<p>Wireless charging mat<p>Router<p>E6000 glue<p>Directions<p><b>Step 1:</b> Turn your nightstand or table upside down. This is where you'll be attaching the …

Wireless Charging

Laura K has been murdered - solve the mystery of her last hours

Laura Kitchens was last seen alive on March 7th.<p><b>She was murdered.</b><p><b>Castle</b>, <b>The Maltese Falcon</b>, <b>Sherlock</b> – what do they all have in common besides being …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Paris for jaded teenagers

Sally Gascoigne shares 7 top tips for making Paris fun for even the most disinterested of teenagers<p>Paris can be problematic for families with …

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

The 12 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we have collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>There's a new iPhone keyboard that makes it easy to send songs to your friends, an app that lets you create a button that does (almost) anything you want, and the most beautiful game we've seen this …

Apps

White Orchid

Epirus, Greece<p>An adults-only hotel in Epirus, a largely undiscovered corner of the Greek mainland on the border with Albania, White Orchid offers warm service, fabulous Ionian Sea views, calming interiors and a show-stopping infinity pool.

Holiday guide to Goa: the best beaches, hotels and restaurants

Photograph: Matthew Parker<p>Getting fresh … chef Gome Galily at his restaurant, Matsya Freestyle Kitchen.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/29/1422553737035/84c6b7d3-fc06-4221-a912-d187ec0a9b76-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Matthew Parker<p>Getting fresh … chef Gome Galily …

7th heaven: iPhone 7 concept is everything you’re wishing for

Four months down the line, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus still feel like new devices, but that’s not stopping enthusiastic, design-minded techies from creating concept showing how they hope Apple’s next generation iPhone will look.<p>This concept, created by Netherlands-based graphic designer Yasser Farahi, …

Mobile Technology

How to Hide Anything on Your iPhone

Jae C. Hong—AP<p>Michael Nelson—EPA<p>Robyn Beck—AFP/Getty Images<p>Rick Wilking—Reuters<p>Yang Lei—Xinhua Press/Corbis<p>Britta Pedersen—dpa/Corbis<p>Britta …

24 Clever Ideas Inside Virgin’s New Hotel

It’s the little things.<p>It’s the little things, and anyone who’s flown Virgin America knows it: the calming purple mood lighting, the food and drink orders you can place electronically from your seats, the entertaining safety video, the ticket stubs that are 50% smaller than the obnoxious industry …

Can you fall in love in 90 minutes?

A simple questionnaire of 36 questions may be more effective than dating in making two strangers fall head-over-heels in love. One writer puts it to the test<p>More than 20 years ago the psychologist <b>Arthur Aron</b> succeeded in making two strangers fall in love in his laboratory. Last summer I applied his …

Wormhole to another galaxy may exist in Milky Way

A space-time tunnel could exist in the middle of the Milky Way and we could travel through it, say scientists<p>A giant doorway to another galaxy may exist at the centre of the Milky Way, a study suggests.<p>Scientists believe that dark matter at the centre of our galaxy could sustain a wormhole that we …

Cut-price paradise: Maldives on the cheap

Want to visit this island paradise but put off by the sky-high price tag? One local resident reveals how to visit on the cheap...<p>1. Hire your own …

4 Steps to Get From Where You Are to Being Happy Where You Are

I went to a corporate cocktail party a few nights ago, and being the introvert that I am and deathly allergic to small talk, I decided to skip it and get right down to business. <i>My</i> business, not theirs. Happiness.<p>I quickly discovered that when confronted with the question, "Are you happy?" people …

Happiness

Huge asteroid to 'narrowly' miss Earth

Space rock code-named 2004 BL86 set to pass Earth on January 26 in 'near miss' and won't be seen again for next 200 years<p>Amateur stargazers will have a once-in-a-decade opportunity to see an asteroid a third of a mile wide “narrowly” miss Earth on January 26.<p>The space rock, code-named 2004 BL86, is …

Asteroids

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

Watch Google’s Project Ara Developers Conference Live Right Here

Excited about modular smartphones? So is Google, which is hosting its second Project Ara Developer Conference today in California. The Ara project is designed to provide a consumer-ready platform for modular smartphone tech, letting users buy and swap out individual components like cameras, …

Is poker a game of skill, or a game of luck? | Pete Etchells

Last week, researchers claimed to have developed a poker-playing computer program that is nearly unbeatable. What are the implications for the old debate about whether poker is a game of skill or luck?<p>As a spectator sport, poker traditionally isn’t the most engaging thing to watch. I realised this …

Poker