Mats Omland

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10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

Emotional Intelligence

The World's "Mattest, Flattest Black" Acrylic Paint Is Available to All—Except Anish Kapoor

Artist Stuart Semple responds to Vantablack 2.0 with Black 2.0, making it available to anyone who wants it. Anyone, of course, but Anish Kapoor.<p>The ongoing saga over the artistic rights to Vantablack, the blackest black on the planet, continues. As a quick refresher for the uninitiated, British …

Why Stoicism is one of the best mind-hacks ever devised – Lary Wallace

We do this to our philosophies. We redraft their contours based on projected shadows, or give them a cartoonish shape like a caricaturist emphasising …

Stanford University

Spinach and Artichoke Dip Mac 'n' Cheese

Special equipment: A broiler-safe 2-quart baking dish<p>Position an oven rack in the center of the oven and preheat the broiler.<p>Bring a large pot of …

15 ways to drown out the negative voice in your head that is keeping you from being successful

The prospect of making any of the above adjustments to your life is empowering — that is, until your mind starts to wander.<p>Any time you've thought about making a change or pursuing a passion, you've probably dwelled more on your present state than your potential.<p>Or once you got started, minor …

Seth Pick at Gerhardsen Gerner (Contemporary Art Daily)

On entering Seth Pick’s studio, what strikes one most is the strong sense of materiality. In a state reminiscent of Locke’s prime sensations, sight …

10 Things Happy People Don't Do When Life Becomes Difficult | Inc.com

Challenging life events and difficult circumstances happen to everyone. No matter who you are or where you grew up, there will be multiple times in your life when every task feels like a struggle to complete. It's like you're swimming against the current and no matter how fast you swim, you can't …

Self-help

Um, So a Vaginal Chapstick Exists — but It's Not as Absurd as You May Think

There seems to be a trend surrounding unique vaginal care methods, and some of the latest options are interesting, to say the least. Gwyneth Paltrow wants you to shove jade eggs up your lady bits to increase your feminine energy and balance your hormones. One anatomically challenged "doctor" …

Nicole Kidman has defended her clapping at the Oscars, and it all makes sense now

After many internet memes and much speculation, Nicole Kidman has defended her clapping at the Oscars, and it all makes sense now.<p>This year’s Oscars …