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​Signe​ Baumane Makes Amazing Animated Shorts About Sex, Women, Depression, and Suicide

I talked to her about all that stuff and also "Sex and the City."<p>​<p>​<p>"I think about sex every nine seconds and every 12 seconds I think about killing myself." That was ​Signe​ Baumane's response when I emailed asking for an interview, showing me that self-awareness comes when you least expect …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

Burn more calories, eat healthier, and boost your weight-loss efforts—today.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight isn't about committing to one healthy choice—the journey is made up of lots lifestyle decisions that you make every …

Moves Guaranteed to Get You Your Best Butt Ever

Contrary to popular belief, your abs aren't the only group of muscles that have a major effect on total body strength and power. Your glutes are among the strongest muslces in your body and they play a huge role in overall fitness, too. Yet, despite their importance, they are often overlooked and …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

Your ultimate guide to a slimmer midsection.<p><i>This article was written and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>A toned, flat tummy is a goal many of us strive to achieve, but endless crunches and ditching all your favorite foods isn't the right way to do it. Fortunately, a flat belly can be …

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Educators are also teaching learning strategies, helping students find out the best ways to not just learn content, but <i>how</i> to learn. Ideas like …

Ghostly Images of WiFi Signals Captured Using Long Exposure Photography and an Android App

So much of the world today is invisible to cameras. Technology operates in a light-less world of zeroes and ones, electromagnetic waves that fly over …

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

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Religious voices have played an essential role throughout American history, inspiring and animating many movements for social reform. Today, with …

A Scientific Experiment: Field Trips Just For Teachers

In a classroom across from the coal mine exhibit at the Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry, students are huddled around tables, studying petri dishes of bacteria.<p>But these aren't school-age kids — these students are all teachers, responsible for imparting science to upper-elementary or …

35 People Share The Funniest Lie They’ve Heard A Parent Tell A Child

Found on AskReddit.<p>My flat mate grew up on a farm and was told by her parents that their TV only worked when it rained. She believed this for far, …

Homemade Parmesan Soft Pretzel Bites with Marinara Dipping Sauce

Homemade <b>soft</b> <b>pretzel bites</b> with buttery <b>Parmesan</b> topping are as easy to make as they are to eat! Served with zesty marinara dipping sauce.<p>I was all set …

Shredded Paper Seed Starters – MADE EVERYDAY

That title’s a mouthful, sorry. <br>Have you planted spring flowers?<br>Here in Texas, when April rolls around the wildflowers pop up everywhere–along the …

How to Make Great (Fluffy, Stress-Free) Rice

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Stop thinking about it and just do it -- here's how to make perfect rice a</i> …

27 Healthy Versions Of Your Kids' Favorite Foods

You're not lying about the vegetables in these recipes. You're just withholding information.

The New Stress Solution

Feeling wrung out? Barring the off-chance you can drop everything and move to the South of France, check out this easy expert advice for how to keep calm.<p>As the clinical director of New York's buzzed-about YinOva Center, a holistic-based medical practice, Jill Blakeway has seen her share of strung …

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Best Breakfast Potatoes Ever

I shared this recipe with you a couple of weeks ago in stripped-down, printable form, but I’m just now getting around to doing the step-by-step for …

Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Covered Cranberries Recipe

These oversized oatmeal cookies are full of chocolate covered cranberries. If you can't find those, substitute chocolate covered raisins.<p><b>Read more: Cookie Monster: Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Covered Cranberries</b><p>Ingredients1 3/4 cups old fashioned oats3/4 cup all purpose flour1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 …

DIY Heart Friendship Bracelet

As the month of love approaches, we thought we’d combine friendship and hearts into one Valentine’s Day themed tutorial: a heart patterned friendship …

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Time to Remember: Sticky Note Wrist Watch

The problem with sticky notes is that you have to stick them somewhere. And if you’re not in that somewhere, you’re not going to see it. So take your …

7 Insanely Tough D.C. Workouts To Get You Pumped

Whoa, it's March — what happened to February? If you've let your New Year’s resolutions fall by the wayside over the past two months, don't stress — …