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Photographer Captures the ISS Looking Like the USS Enterprise

Dumitrana, Romania-based astrophotographer Maximilian Teodorescu recently got his hands on an 1800mm f/12 Maksutov telescope and decided to put it …

Chipotle becomes first US fast food chain to label all genetically modified ingredients

Chipotle is letting its customers know a little more about their burritos by opening up about the presence of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) within its ingredients. The Mexican-themed fast food restaurant has begun marking all products that include GMOs on the company website, helping to …

15 Ways to Debloat ASAP

Simple tricks that help you feel less puffy and flatten your belly fast<p>Simple tricks that help you feel less puffy and flatten your belly fast<p><i>By Leta Shy for POPSUGAR Fitness</i> Slimming down for summer takes time and dedication, but a few quick tricks can help you feel a little bit lighter in just …

Quentin Tarantino's PULP FICTION and KILL BILL Connection

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

You think you're a good dancer? Think again. This 6-year-old kills it in the video for Jungle's "Platoon." http://pnps.co/13lRzAx

20 Most Romantic Destinations In North America (PHOTOS)

Miss Travel, the travel dating site that pairs wealthy men with willing female travelers, released their list of the most romantic cities in North America (which is somehow different than its most romantic destinations in the U.S., which it released last year).<p>Of the top 20 picks, Miss Travel …

8 Things You Need for a Safe Bike Commute

The Healthiest Way to Get to Work<p>If you commute by car, there may be more to worry about beyond the price of gas: Commuting by car, rather than by bike or foot, could increase your risk of diabetes, hypertension, and obesity, according to the National Health and Nutrition Examination survey.<p>Bike<p>You …

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How Late Can You Pay Bills Before It Hurts Your Credit Report?

The good news for this is that many of their late payments will never end up on their credit reports and won't have any negative impact to their FICO credit scores.<p>First off, not all lenders or service providers report to the credit reporting agencies. For example, your electricity, your gas, your …

Do I Need a Model Release?

Do you get signed model releases?<p>It’s a question that I hear on a regular basis when doing a presentation on my work, which primarily revolves around …

Quick and Easy Trick For Adding a Black Background to Your Shots Anywhere

Photographer Glyn Dewis shared this cool little technique that lets you work with a black background even if you don’t have an actual backdrop with …

10 Reasons Beginner Photographers Should Try to Learn With Manual Film Cameras

When I learned about photography for the first time, it was in my high school’s darkroom with a fully-manual Pentax K1000, which was at one time …

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How Mindfulness Can Save Your Relationship

In my recent blog, "The Many Benefits of Mindfulness," I outlined how a mindfulness practice has been scientifically proven to improve our mental and physical health. The win-win effects of incorporating mindfulness into your life just seem to keep growing and expanding, interweaving into every …

24 Disturbing Global Smoking Facts

If you're thinking that it's time to quit smoking, or have just quit and need some motivation to keep going, use the smoking facts below to fuel the …

Medications Are Effective for Quitting Smoking

In the U.S., 68.8% of current adult smokers want to quit for good, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Since 2002, the …

May Was A Huge Month For Marijuana Legalization And Virtually Nobody Noticed

May was a huge month for marijuana reform supporters, with a string of significant wins and important milestones as more and more states lean toward a laissez-faire approach to marijuana.<p>First and foremost, the Colorado Legislature successfully navigated its first big regulatory test, inventing the …

China's Baby 59 left in sewage pipe evokes mass sympathy and anger

He has no name, just a number: Baby 59. But his face is now familiar to millions and wellwishers across China are anxiously monitoring the fate of …