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The 7-Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

Happiness

12 mind tricks that will make people like you and help you get ahead

Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you encounter.<p>None of these tricks are deceitful or disingenuous, except for number six, and I trust that you'll only use that one with good reason.<p>As soon as you become …

Self-help

Octopuses Are Aliens Say Scientists After Examining The Mollusc's DNA

A new study has revealed that octopuses are basically aliens. Research on their individual DNA make-up discovered that they are unlike any other …

Biology

Staring Into Someone’s Eyes For 10 Minutes Induces an Altered State of Consciousness

Volunteers ended up hallucinating and saw deformed facial traits and monsters.<p>A psychologist in Italy has figured out how to induce a drug-free …

Consciousness

30 Weird But True Pregnancy Facts You Should Know

Pregnancy is one of the most fascinating things I have ever experienced. There is nothing like growing a human inside of your own body. Giving birth …

Relieve Lower Back Pain With This Simple, Soothing Yoga Pose

If you spend most of your day sitting, this stretch is for you. The reclining pose from LA-based yoga instructor Vytas Baskauskas can help to work out the kinks from a long day spent in a chair, relieving the strain in your lower body.<p>This particular yoga pose provides a deep stretch, but is easily …

Yoga

What To Eat Instead Of Going On A Juice Cleanse

Instead of going on a juice cleanse, eat real whole foods. It's as simple as that.<p>Going on a cleanse is “completely unnecessary,” Andy Bellatti, a Las Vegas-based dietician, told The Huffington Post. “It accomplishes nothing.”<p><i>She's been wrong before.</i><p>After a greasy weekend, some folks start their …

Nutrition

6 Ways to Conquer the Demons of Self-Doubt | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“You’ll never succeed.”<p>“You’re not good enough.”<p>“You might as well give up now.”<p>Chances are, you’re hearing things like that <i>every single day</i>.<p>They …

Motivation

Hemisferio Criativo Nimbus E-Car

It might looks like a child's toy, but we'd happily spend our playtime behind the wheel of the Hemisferio Criativo Nimbus E-Car. This hybrid concept …

Solar Panels

5 Mind-Body-Behavior Practices That Can Change Your Life

Source: Photo credit: CPD Archive<p>Evidence from both clinical observations and empirical research increasingly confirms that how you engage your …

Mindfulness

DRONE BONING // Featuring Taggart & Rosewood

“It’s not about the sex”: The case for open relationships

Infidelity is condemned as selfish, while monogamy is celebrated. But what’s so great about living in self-denial?<p>When my boyfriend, Jason, confessed to having sex with another woman, I cried. I cried almost nonstop for a full weekend, actually, in spite of the fact that I was the one who …

San Francisco

How I conquered my anxiety — with a vitamin

Depression

Why You Shouldn't Book Flights Too Far In Advance

Are you one of those people who think it's never too early to book a flight? A recent study disproves that responsible theory, and it'll make you want to wait a few weeks to buy those plane tickets.<p>CheapAir, an online travel agency, recently analyzed 2014 flight data and found that while buying a …

Air Travel

Backpacking Across 3 Continents On A Shoestring Budget

If you are interested in backpacking and aren’t lucky enough to have a trust fund, firstly: join the club.<p>Secondly, don’t fret. There are a few ways to fund your long-term travel.<p>1. Save a lot of money.<p>2. Become very resourceful at scrimping along the way.<p>3. Follow the lead of Kach Medina Umandap …

South America

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, just announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted 173,444 entries from 171 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted images with us, …

Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

Psychology

Artiphon's Instrument 1 can be a piano, guitar and drum machine

A multipurpose digital music tool that promises to be 'any instrument you want it to be' has hit its Kickstarter funding goal in just over five hours.<p>…

Guitar

7 Steps For Writing a Blog Post That People Will Read | SEJ

Why is it so hard to write something people will actually READ? It’s one thing to share your thoughts and feelings on a topic, but it’s an entirely …

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