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Pictures of the Week 12.7.17

Nasa to hold major announcement after artificial intelligence makes breakthrough in hunt for other worlds

The Kepler space telescope is operated by Nasa to discover other earths, some of which could support life. And its latest discovery is significant …

This 60-Second Breathing Technique Beats Stress, Improves Health and Might Even Cure Your Insomnia

It's based on ancient yoga practice but it can lower your blood pressure today.<p>You know that getting a good night's sleep is vitally important for your mental and physical health, mood, and even your brain function. But what if you just can't fall asleep? We all have trouble sleeping at times in …

Yoga

7 Times Powerful People Gave Pathetic Apologies For Their Bad Behavior

<i>By</i> <b>Kali Holloway</b>flickr/Cass AnayaThese fauxpologies remind us how not to say ‘I’m sorry.’Few years have been as full of public apologies as 2017.Wait, …

Sexual Harassment

Women work well together: The feuding stereotype must end

Last week, Hollywood A-listers Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon attended the Gotham Awards (independent film's night of nights) together and the …

Who Is The Real Person In Your Mirror?

Imagine if you were Amelia. Amelia is an 11-year-old child who has been wetting her bed every single night since she was five. Imagine what your life …

This Is How Working In Bed Impacts Your Productivity

It’s tempting and comfortable, but you might create more stress for yourself later on.<p>There is a lot of imagery that comes to mind when someone says “working from home.” A quick Google Search yields results that are anything from someone working on the floor surrounded by pets, to people holding …

Sleep

96 Things to Do When You're Bored

Years ago when I was going through a hard time, my therapist recommended that I read Dr. Wayne W. Dyer’s <i>Your Erroneous Zones</i>. This book changed my …

These Haircuts Are Going to Take Over Salons in 2018

Beat the crowd to these trendy styles.<p>Ringing in the New Year always brings along fresh starts and new beginnings of all sorts. Our resolutions—made …

The Best Tinted Moisturizer for Your Skin Type

Forget foundation: Beat the heat and still score a naturally perfect-looking complexion with one of these lightweight, tinted new products …

Skin Care

Sneak Peek: Wet ‘n’ Wild MegaGlo Liquid Highlighters Photos & Swatches

<b>Wet ‘n’ Wild MegaGlo Liquid Highlighters</b> ($5.99 for 0.50 fl. oz.) is a new, liquid highlighter from the brand’s spring 2018 collection. There are …

A Translator’s Reckoning With the Women of the Odyssey

Since I completed my translation of the Odyssey, which is the first published version of Homer’s epic in English translated by a woman, readers have often assumed that I must sympathize above all with the story’s female characters. I am asked, in particular, about my interpretation of Penelope, …

Literature

The 13 Best Books of 2017

Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. –Vera Nazarian<p>Personal experience is the number one way to …

Humour and anger combine in this story of the Native American experience<p>Sherman Alexie has emerged as one of the US’s greatest writers. And because he has always written of the terrible beauty of Native American life with an honesty and humour that makes white people uncomfortable, his work has …

In A New Novel, The 'Lost Prayers' Of A Gay Teen Bullied To Death

Social media platforms can connect people across the globe — and terrorize people next door.<p>In a new novel, Ricky Graves is a young man coming to terms with his sexual orientation in a small New Hampshire town. He's tormented by a jerk named Wesley, until Ricky kills him — and then himself.<p>The news …

A Father's Cruel Mission To Create 'The Only Girl In The World'

Maude Julien's childhood was so horrible, it's difficult to read about. Her father wanted to turn her into some kind of superhuman, able to withstand any torment without flinching. So he treated her in a subhuman way: He forced her to stay in a dark cellar at night, to meditate on death. He made …

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