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101 Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

13 Home Remedies for Bronchitis That Might Finally Ease Your Cough

Ease your coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath with these expert-recommended acute bronchitis remedies.

13 best-selling online classes you can enroll in for just $10 right now

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>With this in mind, Udemy is offering more than 17,000 classes on their site for just $10 each.<p><b>The deal ends on March 14 at 6 a.m. PST.</b><p>Below …

The funniest and most unusual animal photos of 2016

A selection of images captured by photographers over the past 12 months, including a Donald Trump lookalike pheasant, kissing parakeets, and a lost sloth

Donald Trump

A Complete Reading of George Orwell’s 1984: Aired on Pacifica Radio, 1975

"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen." Thus, with one of the best-known opening sentences in all English …

Literature

This Gorgeous, Handmade Stop-Motion Short Took Seven Years to Complete

Simon Scheiber spent seven years making <i>The Lighthouse</i>, the tale of a solitary lighthouse keeper whose ho-hum life is jolted with surreal excitement …

What Happens To Your Brain And Body If You Don’t Get Enough Sleep?

Whenever you ask someone or someone will ask you that what should you do to remain fit and perfectly fine and energetic? Then the answer will always …

Sleep

5 Mental Habits That Will Make You Much Smarter, According to an MIT Neuroscientist

IQ is largely fixed, but intelligence depends on context and approach.<p>Give a person an IQ test in elementary school and again when he or she is a senior citizen and science suggests the score will remain largely unchanged. Which means, like it or not, our sheer mental horsepower is largely …

10 breathtaking entries from the world's most famous photography competition

The competition aims to celebrate the planet's best photographers and will be celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2017.<p>Last year, there were a record-breaking 230,103 entries from 186 countries submitted to the three main categories — professional, open, and youth.<p>The final deadline for entries to …

Indian Ocean

Best Exercises for Your Brain

Most people are probably familiar with how to exercise your body effectively but are you aware of exercises for your brain? Often a little …

The Brain

Five Foods That Can Have a Powerful Impact On Your Health

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Top 5 Foods to Boost Your Memory Concetration

<b>Brain food</b> is a nourishment thought to be beneficial to our brain, especially in increasing <b>memory concentration</b> and <b>intellectual power</b>. Eating well is good for our mental and physical health. Our brain requires nutrients just like our muscles, lungs, and heart. In order to boost your immune …

Get an Arduino and teach yourself to program

Programming is more than just picking a language and framework. Programming means understanding how code interacts with actual computer hardware. If …

A Visual Guide to What Colors Communicate

When you are designing your blog or website, how do you decide what colors to use? Your choice will make a difference on how others receive and …

How To Be a Google Power User

Sometimes, no matter how you word your question, Google’s search engine’s results will not come up with what you are looking for. How To Be a Google …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

A New Study Says People With Higher IQs Are Happier With Less Social Interaction

Maybe that's why you're such a homebody.<p>While the average person is happier with a large friend circle, new research reveals those with higher IQs are better off with a small one.<p>Evolutionary psychologists Satoshi Kanazawa of the London School of Economics and Norman Li of Singapore Management …

The Dark Knight: Heath Ledger's Joker greatest villain in video essay

There’ve been many cinematic iterations of the Joker, including Jared Leto in <i>Suicide Squad</i>, but a fan-made video essay on <i>The Dark Knight</i> explains why …

This Tiny Home's Pop-Out Porch Is Seriously Genius

And if that's not impressive, wait until you see the farmhouse kitchen.<p>A lot of the time, tiny homes are decorated just like your grandmother's house. Shingled exteriors, cringe-worthy patterns and maybe even a cutesy name that's slightly embarrassing to say. Well, the Alpha Tiny Home doesn't have …

The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 4th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the masses? …

Entertainment

9 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies.<p>The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to build rockets.<p>We combed through years of interviews with Musk to find out which …

The Subversive New Generation of Asian American Writers

Real talk between writers Jenny Zhang, Tanwi Nandini Islam, and Karan Mahajan on race, writing, parents, sex, and the ongoing creation of the Asian American canon.<p>Asian American writers occupy a weirdly marginal space in American letters: a few successes, like Jhumpa Lahiri or Amy Tan, go …

Get a taste of coding with this affordable and beginner-friendly web developer course

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>ShutterStock / timofey123 Breaking into the world of web development takes a lot of work. There are coding languages to learn and …

French Billionaire Opens Free Coding University '42' In Silicon Valley

French technology entrepreneur and billionaire Xavier Niel (#129 in 2016 and #7 in France with a net worth of $8 billion) is investing $100 million of his own money to bring his Paris-based ’42′ coding school to Silicon Valley.<p>The name ’42′ is a nod to Douglas Adams’ science-fiction series <i>The</i> …

Silicon Valley

26 beautiful places you should visit before they disappear

Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations.<p>But unfortunately, some of the most stunning natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change and human carelessness.<p>In honor of Earth Day, we found 26 places travelers should visit while …

Google’s Ambitious Biology Lab Gets A New Name: Verily

Goodbye, Google Life Sciences.<p>Google's Life Sciences team, the arm of the company working on biology projects like a "smart" contact lens for diabetics, has a new name as of Monday: Verily.<p>The Shakespearean-sounding moniker is part of a wave of rebranding that began this summer when Google …

Contact Lenses

Facebook's new fundraiser tool makes it easier for nonprofits to raise money

Facebook is keen to associate its platform with good causes and is launching a new, experimental fundraiser tool for charities today. Nonprofits will be able to launch specific fundraisers on their Pages, showing users how many people have contributed, how much money they want to raise, and …

University of Michigan student builds, lives in tiny house to save money

A University of Michigan student has moved into a 170-square-foot home he built himself.<p>Christopher Cerk, a 21-year-old computer science major, loaded a tiny house on a trailer and hauled it with him for the rest of fall classes, The Ann Arbor News reported on Saturday.<p>Cerk didn’t tell the …

Christie Powers Projection Mapping Sculpture at SIGGRAPH 2015

Visual and audio technology developer Christie was on full display at the 42nd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and …

Pixar In A Box Teaches Math Through Real Animation Challenges

Pixar senior scientist Tony DeRose was faced with a problem that animators had never solved — how to make the hand of an old man look lifelike. It …

Teaching