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Is It Really Possible to Be in Love with Two People at Once?

Plus, what to do if you think are.<p><i>The Great Gatsby</i>'s Tom Buchanan, Jay Gatsby, and Daisy. Carrie Bradshaw, Big, and Aidan (still not sure who to root for in that one). Tons of books and movies feature love triangles for a reason (besides just the drama): <i>Lots of people can relate to having feelings</i> …

12 Commandments for a Happy Life and Soul

<b>1. Choose happiness. Radiate it.</b><p>Happiness is a choice and an energy you can cultivate on a daily basis. Do your best to live in high vibration energy like love, peace, fun and joy -- for your own wellbeing and fulfillment, and for the positive ripple effect it has on those around you and the entire …

10 Post-Human Entities Who Could Inherit The Earth

<i>Homo sapiens sapiens</i> has had a pretty good run for a species confident enough to name ourselves the “wise, wise guys.” But we are reaching a point …

The Leg Exercise That Destroys Your Abs

For an epic core and quad burn, try this movement at the gym today<p>The goblet pause squat is what I call a “money” exercise. Here's why:<p><b>1. It builds the bottom of your squat like a champ.</b><br>And once you own the bottom of the exercise, you own everything else in between.<p><b>2. It’s easy on the joints—but</b> …

7 Strategies to Satisfy Hunger and Lose Weight

Fill up without filling out<p>Recently, Cornell University researchers asked a group of people a simple question: "How do you know when you're through eating dinner?"<p>The answer might seem obvious. After all, doesn't everyone push the plate away when they feel full? Well, no. The leanest people do, …

4 Brilliant Ways To Get Through Your Love Dry Spell

The reality is that we’re all single at some point. But if love’s not near, don’t you fear! Stop beating yourself up for not having a man, a fling, …

5 Ways to Eliminate Back Fat

You won't miss it at all.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Back bulge around the bra area or a pesky muffin top aren't fun to deal with. But you can feel more confident in your own skin with just a little extra effort. Sure, targeting …

A Glowing Plant: The First Fruit Of "Digitized" Genetic Engineering

Synthetic biology is entering an exciting new phase. An ecosystem of companies is now developing services to enable faster, cheaper, and better genetic engineering. They are, in effect, “digitizing” genetic engineering through relatively inexpensive cloud-based and robotic laboratories that bring …

Genetic Engineering

Amy Schumer: Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Thought My Prank Was 'Really Funny'

Amy Schumer has no regrets about tripping up Kimye.<p>The comedian, 33, said that her idea to fake a fall in front of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West …

Amy Schumer

Best Weather Apps For iPhone And iPad

2<p>SHARES<p>Will it rain today? Sure, you can ask Siri, but she cannot give you all the details you may need. For that you need to head over to a weather …

Apps

Rock Star Psychologist Steven Pinker Explains Why #TheDress Looked White, Not Blue

<i>Pinker is the author of ten books, including</i> <i>The Language Instinct</i>, <i>How the Mind Works</i>, <i>The Blank Slate</i>, <i>The Better Angels of Our Nature</i>, and most recently, <i>The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. It’s no surprise, then, that he would have perhaps the clearest</i> …

Monica Lewinsky

Reflections of New York - Photographs and text by François Van Bastelaer | LensCulture

New York is a wonderful place, so many times showed in pictures. I try to present the city from a different point of view. I developed a project that shows the reality as something unusual, different, sometimes almost surrealist. All these pictures are the exact reality. The use of photoshop is …

Photography

41 Things You Should Know Before Getting A Dog

Get ready for your new best buddy!<p>Emergency vet visits can be costly, so consider that before you bring home your buddy.<p>If you don't have the time to devote to a little tyke, consider adopting an older, house-trained dog through your local animal shelter or on Petfinder.<p>Talk with the staff at the …

The Type of Workout You Should Be Doing If You Want to Lose Weight

Let's all agree that the quickest way to burn fat <i>isn't</i> a slow, 60-minute session on the elliptical. In fact, if you want to see results, you've got to think quick. Go shorter and lose more? Here's why high-intensity interval training (HIIT) works for weight loss.<p>Fat Burn<p>HIIT training involves short …

Michelle Rodriguez: Minority Actors Should "Stop Stealing" White Superheroes

The 'Furious 7' actress also addressed whether she would appear in the 'Green Lantern' reboot.<p>Not everyone is on board with diversity casting for …

Do we really want to know if we’re not alone in the universe?

It was near Green Bank, W.Va., in 1960 that a young radio astronomer named Frank Drake conducted the first extensive search for alien civilizations in deep space. He aimed the 85-foot dish of a radio telescope at two nearby, sun-like stars, tuning to a frequency he thought an alien civilization …

Women in Science

Sleep a lot? You might have a heightened risk of stroke, study says

There's no way to diagnose a stroke before it happens, but researchers say they've identified a clue to help doctors predict who's at risk – the amount of sleep they get at night.<p>Older adults who said they slept more than eight hours were 46% more likely to suffer strokes in the next decade than …

Medical Research

Watch Flashback Anti-Paparazzi Clothing Ruin Flash Photographs

Back in January, we reported that a DJ named Chris Holmes had developed a line of “anti-paparazzi clothing” that ruins flash photographs at night by …

Is Matriotism The Future of The Divine Feminine?

Ethan ‘Indigo’ Smith & Lucy Morales, <i>Contributors</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>The most difficult function we ever learn is how to use language; how to communicate …