María Isabel Gómez

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Why Did I Attract That?! 2 Reasons For A Bad Manifestation - The Open Mind

<i>Once we have really grasped the Law of Attraction, we begin to understand that everything in our realities, be it good or bad, is a result of our own</i> …

8 Ways To Bounce Back After Disappointment

<i>By Barbara Stepko</i><p>Sad but true: Bad stuff happens to all of us. Relationships turn toxic and die, trips to the HR department end in pink slips and tears, loved ones become ill.<p>It hurts. It sucks. And a lot of times, it's unfair. You'd like to think that you're the kind of person who can suck it up …

[os] Einstein's five-houses riddle

• the Brit lives in the red house<br>• the Swede keeps dogs as pets<br>• the Dane drinks tea<br>• the green house is on the left of the white house<br>• the green house's …

20 books to read in 2015: TED-Ed Educators share their top 5 must-reads

If one of your New Year’s Resolutions was the classic “read more books” and you haven’t so much as opened a magazine, we’re here to provide some …

Books

10 futuristic gadgets for the early adopter

A few years from now, people might reminisce about a time when they watched movies on screens and manually closed their bedroom curtains.<p>We're in the …

Wearable Tech

The Funniest Sketches from Every Guest on the 'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special (Almost)

To celebrate Sunday's <em>SNL</em> 40th-anniversary show, we locked ourselves in a room and watched hours and hours of sketches to dig up the funniest (or close-to-funniest) clip of each confirmed guest as of yesterday.<p>We don't have to tell you how <i>Saturday Night Live</i> has been America's premiere …

I Photographed Women From 37 Countries To Show That Beauty Is Everywhere

I’m a photographer from Romania that quit her job and started a new life. Two years ago I took my backpack, my camera and begun to travel around the …

Here's how a $50 drop in oil prices affects every country in the world

The oil crash has affected oil importers and exporters differently.<p>The 50% plunge in oil prices will provide a roughly $1.7 trillion gain for consumers in oil-importing nations, according to the investment-management firm BlackRock. But exporters will suffer, especially countries that are counting …

Ballet Dancer Sergei Polunin Simply Slays Hozier's 'Take Me To Church'

What happens when you combine the talents of Russia's ballet bad boy Sergei Polunin, Irish gospel luminary Hozier and photography pop wizard David LaChapelle? Apparently, a whole lot of angsty, sexy, beautiful dancing ensues.<p>LaChapelle directed the new visual interpretation of the Grammy-nominated …

Spanish Is The Happiest Language, Chinese The Most Balanced, New Study Reveals

Human language is skewed towards the use of happy words, an analysis of 10 different languages used in everything from Arabic movie subtitles, Korean …

Language Learning

The Worst Traffic in the World Is in...

Pretty much every city thinks its traffic is the worst -- Atlanta, LA, and Houston moan about theirs plenty. But those cities aren't the only ones …

UPDATED: 162 Documentaries To Expand Your Consciousness

Here is a list of over 100 documentaries you can watch for free online. They are about Science, Consciousness, ETs, you name it. A smorgasbord of …

The Only Tipping Guide You'll Ever Really Need

We all know Americans like to tip (and that's a good thing) and it seems as though we're always trying to remember how much to tip everyone from bell hops to restroom attendants when we're on the road.<p>Now we don't have to try to remember it, thanks to the folks at Fodor's who have basically created …

Chicken parties and other ways the world's poorest people raise money

From Ghanaians who pay others to take their cash away to Peruvians who invite friends round for chicken, a World Bank survey reveals unusual ways to save<p>It was a pretty dry question: “Imagine that you have an emergency and you need to pay £1,300. How possible is it that you could come up with …

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Here Are The Most Expensive Countries In The World To Live In

You might think life here in America is expensive. But it turns out that when compared to the rest of the world, the U.S. doesn't even make the list of the 20 most expensive countries to live in.<p>Thanks to a new infographic from Movehub, a site that provides information to those looking to move …

Philadelphia Pizzeria Helps Feed the Homeless with Heartwarming Pay-it-Foward Initiative

Rosa's Fresh Pizza is making a difference among the homeless population of Philadelphia, one pizza slice at a time.<p>In December 2013, 26-year-old Mason Wartman left his Wall Street finance job to return to his hometown and open a restaurant named after his mother. The shop became popular, especially …

6 ways to up your hot chocolate game

slurp it up, baby. slurp it up.<p>Some people's January pasttimes include taking a barre class, or knitting, or creating some kickass ceramics. Mine, on the other hand, primarily consist of binge watching Netflix shows, reading a few book club picks, and sipping (read: chugging) hot chocolate. …

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Listen to the music that the Beagle 2 probably played on Mars in 2003

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

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2014 warmest year on record, say US researchers

<b>2014 was the warmest year on record, with global temperatures 0.68C (1.24F) above the long-term average, US government scientists have said.</b><p>The results mean that 14 of the 15 warmest years on record have occurred since the turn of the century.<p>The analysis was published on Friday by Nasa and Noaa …

Google Translate Update May Save You A Lot Of Money

Your smartphone is about to become your best friend when traveling abroad, even if you don't want to shell out big bucks for an international data plan. An update to the Google Translate app, announced Wednesday, will add the ability to translate printed text by aiming your phone's camera at it -- …

Nike Plans to Release Self-Lacing Sneakers Inspired by 'Back to the Future II'

Nike is on track to fulfill a science-fiction prophecy with its plans to release “self-lacing” shoes inspired by <i>Back to the Future II.</i> The sports retail giant recently went public with plans to produce Air MAG shoes, modeled after the futuristic kicks worn by Michael J. Fox's character Marty McFly. …

Here’s the best time to buy airline tickets in 2015

Travelers are endlessly seeking ways to crack the code of erratic airline pricing in search of the cheapest fare. A recent report (pdf) by online travel search engine Expedia and the Airlines Reporting Corporation offers some answers.<p>Tuesday has long been considered the best day of the week to book …

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Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’

Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters<p>American biologist and technologist Craig Venter whose company Human Longevity Inc plans to create a database of a million human genome sequences by …

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Hanging With The Girl-Kings Of One Of The World's Only Matriarchies

Mawlynnong isn't like the rest of India, or the rest of the world for that matter. Tucked into the jungle of the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya, on the border of Bangladesh, the village is home to the indigenous Khasi people. Theirs is a matrilineal society, where women inherit land, children …

Here's How Zen Meditation Changed Steve Jobs' Life And Sparked A Design Revolution

Jobs, a Reed College dropout, had just spent a few months in India.<p>He had gone to meet the region's contemplative traditions — Hinduism, Buddhism — and the Indian sun had darkened his skin a few shades.<p>The trip changed him in less obvious ways, too.<p>Although you couldn't predict it then, his travels …

Atlas of Prejudice

The Secret Behind The Numbers 3, 6, and 9 Is Finally REVEALED!

Tesla claimed that these numbers were extremely important. Nobody listened.<p>Nikola Tesla did countless mysterious experiments, but he was a whole …

Mathematics