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Education Department Shuts Down ITT Tech

For-profit giant ITT Technical Institute, which operates over 130 U.S. schools serving 45,000 students, announced that it will shut down for good. This comes on the heels of its announcement last week that it would no longer enroll new students, which in turn followed the Department of Education’s …

Perfect Relationship Advice From a Couple Who Have Been Married 70 Years

We don't usually expect most high school or even college romances to turn into long-term relationships, let alone last the rest of our lives. But one couple has defied the odds: Thomas Howard, first developed feelings for his wife, Irene, when he was nine years old, and at age 93, he's still …

World War II

8 Incredible Destinations that are Slowly Disappearing

Whether by the unforgiving hand of time or manmade destruction, some of the world's most beautiful monuments and natural wonders are disappearing. …

When Kalki the Destroyer Descends: Apocalypse in ~427000 years

A apocalypse, that Kalki will bring about the destruction of the world when mankind has completely abandoned religion, “when nothing is known of the …

Hinduism

Costa Rica Has Been Running on 100% Renewable Energy For 2 Months Straight

76 days and zero fossil fuels.<p>Costa Rica ran on 100 percent renewable energy for 76 straight days between June and August this year, according to a …

Dad's Bad Mood Can Seriously Affect Children's Development, Study Finds

Parenting

What It's Actually Like to Be an Instagram Model

For many young women, it's a means to a creative end—but how many of them can make a living from hashtagged photos?<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>It's a Wednesday morning in July and I'm watching a relatively unknown woman get ready for a photoshoot at her flat in northeast London. …

Ask Amy: Religious differences might be relationship red herring

<i>Dear Amy: About three years ago, I met a wonderful guy online. “Jeff” and I have very passionate romantic feelings for each other, as well as being best friends.</i><p><i>Everything would be perfect, were it not for the fact that he is Muslim and from a very conservative family, and I am an Israeli Jew. He</i> …

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

New England

Dear Thelma: I’m 54 and I like chatting with 15yo boys online

<b>Dear Thelma,</b><p>I feel depressed most of the time. I’ve been married for almost 30 years but my husband and I hardly talk nowadays. We haven’t had sex …

Here’s What a Healthy Breastfeeding Diet Looks Like

Sure, you’ve heard breast is best. But have you ever thought about how what you eat while breastfeeding can affect baby? Certain nutrient-packed …

Nutrition

No, these aren’t real animals, they’re actually balloon sculptures

These animal balloon sculptures are so realistic it’s freaking us out.<p>If you were to stumble across the designs, which include a lizard, buffalo and …

Sculpture

Hillary Clinton’s Moral Conflicts on Abortion

Although the Democratic presidential candidate is strongly pro-choice, her Methodist upbringing has shaped her ambivalence about the procedure.<p>During the 2016 presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has repeatedly spoken out in support of the right to abortion. Planned Parenthood president Cecile …

Government

Relationship Milestones To Hit Before Getting Engaged

An engagement is a huge milestone in and of itself. But before you hit it, our experts say, there are a few big moments you must experience. Here are six of them.<p><b>1. You're comfortable with one another's friends and families.</b><p>Before you get engaged, you should reach a place where you're comfortable …

99-Million-Year-Old Bird Wings Found Encased in Amber

Finding ancient bugs trapped in amber is a relatively common occurrence, but the recent discovery of two ancient bird wings fossilized in Burmese …

Paleontology

Top 10 Green Home Improvements Plus Their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

In today’s fractured world it is next to impossible to find one thing on which everyone agrees, but Eco-friendly home improvement choices are one of …

Home Improvement

15 Things My Wife Does That Make Me Fall In Love With Her Again

<i>By Jonathan Brent Butler</i><p>My wife and I dated for nearly eight years before deciding to tie the knot three years ago. I've had lots of time to reflect on what works for us, and what I can tell you about love is that (to use one of my wife's least favorite phrases) it's a process, one that's aided …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

This is a video of our future, and it's scary as hell

Of course, the "future" in the title refers to a possible future; we don't have a magical crystal ball yet. But even though we can't know what the …

Augmented Reality

11 seriously strange things you didn’t know about Salvador Dali

“I don’t do drugs, I am drugs.”<p>Salvador Dali, Surrealist master and the quite possibly the most eccentric gentleman in history, would be celebrating …

Surreal Monochromatic GIFs by Carl Burton | Colossal

<p>Digital artist and animator Carl Burton creates quick atmospheric GIFs that blend elements of science fiction and surrealism. Glittering illuminated …

Things that will help you understand and raise more questions on Human Consciousness

Consciousness is the state or quality of awareness, or, of being aware of an external object or something within oneself. It has been defined as: …

The painter who entered the fourth dimension

A 1954 painting by Salvador Dalí features a mysterious, four-dimensional ‘hypercube’. Fiona Macdonald finds out how maths fascinated the great Spanish painter.<p>When mathematician Thomas Banchoff received a message in 1975 asking him to contact Salvador Dalí, his colleague told him: “It’s either a …

The Brilliant Secret Everyone Needs to Know for Avoiding Mandatory Airline Baggage Fees

All you need for this travel hack is hair ties and some Ziploc bags.<p>I've got six weddings on the schedule this year, which means 2016 is going to be tight financially with all the bachelorette parties, wedding gifts, shower gifts, dresses — you get it. So, when I was booking a flight for my best …

What to Eat Before and After a Workout

Chris Gallo<p>Before: Whole Wheat Toast with Sliced Banana and Cinnamon<p>When it comes to gearing up for workout, carbs are your gym BFF. The key is to …

Nutrition

The Best Super-Fast Fat-Burning Treadmill Workout

Burn Fat FastHere's the best-ever metabolism-boosting treadmill workout.If you're under the impression treadmill workouts are snooze fests reserved …

Roost Bark Hearth Andirons

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Sigur Rós Detail North American Tour Dates: New Material, No Opening Acts, No Extra Musicians

Sigur Rós have announced the dates for their fall North American tour. It includes performances at the Hollywood Bowl, Radio City Music Hall, and more. According to a press release, the band will perform without their brass and string sections, and without support acts. The shows will start at 8:30 …

These Drippy Sculptures Look Like Alien Organisms

Get lost in the strange textures and bright colors of these neon-hued oddities.<p>At first glance, the sculptures of Dan Lam might seem like living organisms. Created with intense hues, the pieces seem to drip right before the viewers’ eyes with an undeniable energy.<p>Lam uses polyurethane foam, acrylic …

Everyone's Painting Their Own Abstract Art & You Should Too

Have you ever looked at a cool painting and thought to yourself, "I could totally make that"? Don't get me wrong–if you have some extra spending …