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One of the best roads to job security is the ability to do stuff your boss can't do. And while some of your friends might be considering the classic …

eLearning

Ingeniously Articulated Tattoos Require Bending to See the Full Image

Artist Vek Van Hillik has created an ingenious way to integrate two stunning designs into one awe-inspiring tattoo. Using strategic placement and a masterful understanding of optical illusions, he inks shape-shifting creatures that change form as the body moves. The most defining parts of his …

Photos

The 8 Best Sexting Apps of 2018 for Private Selfies

Sexting, the act of sending nude photos or NSFW (not safe for work) texts, can be a great thing among consenting adults, whether you're on a …

Apps

3 ways to land a job even if you don't have the exact experience required

Most job-seekers have had this experience: You find a job you think you'd be perfect for, but you don't have the exact experience the posting …

Employment

18 Tweets That Will Make Women Say "Please Stop Calling Me Out"

Girls be like "can you get my lip gloss from my purse? Just reach in and head left, take a right at the wallet then turn left til you pass 3 nutrigrain bars..."

Lips

Finally, a cure for insomnia?

We live in a golden age of sleeplessness. The buzz of the all-night streetlamps, the natter of 24-hour news anchors, the scrolling Niagaras of social media feeds have built a world that is hostile to sleep. Night is no longer clearly delineated from day. The bedroom is no longer a refuge from the …

Fight Club

How to Care for Succulents (And Not Kill Them): 9 Plant-Care Tips

Succulents are the ideal houseplant, especially if you don’t have a green thumb. Learn how to care for them and keep your plants alive and thriving<p>Don't underestimate the power of that succulent in your living room. "We believe part of the satisfaction of living with indoor plants is in their …

Houseplants

Give Your Bathroom the Spa Treatment With the 20 Best Bathroom Spa Accessories

Looking for the best bathroom spa accessories to transform your private quarters into a luxurious retreat? With the kids back at school and the …

Houseplants

The Best Fat-burning Boxing Workout to Get Strong and Lean

Boxers are among the most well-conditioned athletes in the world because of the rigors of the sport and training regimen. Good thing is you don’t …

Workouts

A stranger meant to donate $15 to a GoFundMe page. He accidentally gave more than $15,000.

<b>By Theresa Vargas | The Washington Post</b><p>Jim Houck felt compelled to help a woman he had never met.<p>That’s how his problem started.<p>The retired …

Empathy

New Evidence That Grandmothers Were Crucial for Human Evolution

For years, anthropologists and evolutionary biologists have struggled to explain the existence of menopause, a life stage that humans do not share …

Biology

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Writing

18 Ways to Use WD-40 That Can Save You Lots of Time and Energy

Tons of people have a WD-40 can in their garage or under their kitchen cabinet, but not everybody really knows all of the amazing ways it can be …

Cleaning

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27 Dog Tweets That I Guarantee Will Make You Laugh

If you don't laugh maybe get your soul checked.

Pets

To draw teachers to high-needs schools, Del. offers to repay $10k of their student loans

Getting teachers to work high-poverty, poor-performing schools and predominantly minority schools has proven difficult in Delaware.<p>But a new state …

Education

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Creative Writing

31 Podcasts For Every Type Of Book Lover

Podcasts: books for your ears!

Comic Books

Hear Langston Hughes Read His Poetry Over Original Compositions by Charles Mingus & Leonard Feather: A Classic Collaboration from 1958

Have you looked up Charles Mingus lately? You should. Mingus, who died in 1979, has a “lost” album coming out—live recordings made in ‘73, aired on …

Jazz

Pictures That Are Too Real If You've Ever Had A Period

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Women's Health

The Best Way to Add Strength Training to Your Cardio Session

If you don’t have time to dedicate a specific workout to pumping iron, give this combination a try.<p>There’s cardio, and then there’s MetaCardio. Cardio is any exercise that gets your heart rate up, burns calories, and improves whole-body circulation, but MetaCardio does all that and more.<p>MetaCardio …

Workouts

the powerful words of chimamanda ngozi adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian novelist, activist and feminist. A brilliant mind, her 2013 TED Talk and book We Should All Be Feminists has inspired everyone from Beyoncé to Maria Grazia Chiuri at Dior.<p><i>This article originally appeared in i-D's The Earthwise Issue, no. 353, Fall 2018.</i><p>“I’ve …

Feminism

A Month Before a Heart Attack, Your Body Will Warn You With These 8 Signals

Prevention is better than cure. This simple rule applies to any disease and is especially valuable when symptoms are not properly acknowledged.<p>We …

9 Things That Interviewers Really Want To Hear From You In The Interview

Professionals tend to make things seem very complicated, in an effort to make the the recipients of their advice feel stupid, afraid, intimidated and prone to follow orders. Let’s pick a profession like medicine. Why do doctors use such ridiculously complicated terms? They could easily substitute …

Middle School

How to Repel Squirrels Naturally

Too many squirrels can drive you absolutely nuts.<p>Step 1<p>Place 1 cup of crushed chili peppers into a large plastic container and add 1 gallon of …

Gardening

35 Powerful Pieces of Advice to Give You a Lift When Your Self-Esteem Takes a Hit

Looking for external validation will always cause you disappointment. Here is why you need to look within.<p>A new study that was published in the American Psychological Association's journal revealed some thought-provoking facts about aging and self-worth. As it turns out, self-esteem seems to peak …

Motivation

How I Finally Found Relief for What Felt Like a Chronic UTI

I went on walks and talked to my bladder. “You’re the best bladder in the world,” I told it.<p>This March, I grew tormented by the fact that I was peeing up to five times a night. Unbearably exhausted from interrupted sleep, I made an appointment with a urologist.<p>On the day of my appointment, I’d just …

Women's Health

Magnesium deficiency may be causing your leg cramps—here’s how to know for sure

Magnesium is one of the most hyped-up natural salves for all types of muscle-related pain—from headaches to digestive distress to menstrual cramps. …

Wellness

17 Easy Stir-Fry Recipes That'll Be on the Dinner Table in No Time

Put down that packet of premade stir-fry sauce, and prepare to give the classic quick-and-easy dinner a healthy and tasty update. Stir-fries are the perfect quick-fix meal: adaptable, easy, and full of fresh ingredients, you only need a few minutes and a wok to get this meal on the table for …

Recipes

Most People Don't Know About This One Smartphone Feature That Can Potentially Save Their Child's Life

The tragic death of Mollie Tibbetts is a reminder that your smartphone has the potential to be a lifesaver, but only if you know how to use this critical feature.<p>The Mollie Tibbetts tragedy that is unfolding today hits especially hard if you're a parent. As the father of a young girl I cannot begin …

Emergency Medicine