Laura Grinvalde

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Why do you have eyebrows?

You’ll think twice about plucking your eyebrows when you discover their important role, says Greg Foot.<p>They are one of the most expressive parts of our bodies. With your eyebrows, you can communicate your feelings to other people whether you’re quizzical or angry. But is that their only …

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How the Brain Creates Personality: A New Theory

Are you a mover, a perceiver, a stimulator, or an adapter? Modes of thinking can be understood in terms of how the top and bottom—rather than right and left—parts of the brain interact.<p>It is possible to examine any object—including a brain—at different levels. Take the example of a building. If we …

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Desktop Wallpaper: December 2013

This month we’re again revisiting one of our Vitamin D quotes illustrated by graphic designer Julie Green of Up Up Creative. She’s pretty darn …

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15 Aerial Photos from Around the World

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]ur planet Earth is pretty darn amazing, but it’s even more beautiful when seen from above. Thanks to this blog and other travel …

The China Edit | Top Luxury Brands Lose Lustre, Burberry's Trademark, Exception de Mixmind, David Tang

The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.<p><b>“Top</b> …

Egypt's Students Defy Protest Law In Familiar Battle Against Government

CAIRO -- "My mom was afraid for me to come to this meeting," says Mohamed, a student and frequent protester at Cairo's Al-Azhar University. "When all your friends are dead or in prison, you wonder: 'When is it my turn?'"<p>In a private office far from the university, a small group of Al-Azhar students …