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14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

This Is What 60 Days of Yoga Did to Me

<i>The pixels would have you believe these two people are Geoff Teehan, but they're not.</i><p>It's interesting, my relationship with pixels.<p>I realize I had both slowly and quickly parsed my own self into many, many discrete pixels.<p>But unlike work, where I do it in a mindful, creative, deliberate way, I …

Bikram Yoga

The Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard may be the world's "happiest man," according to science

.<p>If happiness is a form of success, you might look to Matthieu Ricard. Neuroscientists found that the Tibetan Buddhist monk and best-selling author has some of the highest levels of positive emotions of anyone they've ever studied. Hence the media started calling him "the happiest man alive." He …

Meditation

Where Millennials Come From

And why we insist on blaming them for it.<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Imagine, as I often do, that our world were to end tomorrow, and that alien researchers many years in the future were tasked with reconstructing the demise of …

Are we living in a simulation?

In the 1990s, futurist and AI researcher Hans Moravec suggested that our Universe might be a simulation.Assuming the artificial intelligences now …

Singularity

Mithra the Pagan Christ | Mithraism and Christianity | Mithras the Sun God

Mithra: The Pagan Christ<p>by Acharya S/D.M. Murdock<p><i>(The following article is adapted from a chapter in</i> Suns of God: Krishna, Buddha and Christ</i> …

The perfect Thanksgiving music: 5 playlists to cook, eat and clean up by

Unlike Christmas or New Year’s Eve or even Halloween, Thanksgiving has no established musical repertoire. That makes sense, because it’s a relatively new tradition. But it’s also surprising, given all that music can do for us on the day. It can motivate and quicken our pace while we prepare for the …

New Google App Instantly Digitizes Your Old Photos

It's called Photoscan.<p>Google wants to make digitizing your old photo prints as easy as opening an app.<p>The PhotoScan app for iPhones and Android phones will use the phone's camera to capture an old photo in four sections and stitch them together, much like a panorama shot. Google says this approach …

Power outage in the brain may be source of Alzheimer's: Restoring damaged genes linked to mitochondrial function may offer strategy for halting disease advance

Restoring damaged genes linked to mitochondrial function may offer strategy for halting disease advance<p>In a new study, researchers investigate the …

Dementia

Retreat at Sky Ridge

The Ozark's Pet Friendliest Cabin Resort Peaceful days and quiet nights under the stars The Ozark's Pet Friendliest Cabin Resort The Ozark’s Pet …

Hiking

33 Mind-Blowing Quotes From Thich Nhat Hanh

Did you ever felt that positive vibe, when someone’s writing just change the way you look at the world, Thich Nhat Hanh’s writings shall do that for …

Airline Pre-boards Have Gone Overboard

Now that coach travel on airlines has deteriorated into abject misery, everyone is looking for a way to raise themselves above the fray, however briefly. The airlines, recognizing that (a) we all want to feel special; and (b) they have absolutely no intention of making us feel even remotely special …

Credit Cards

Carrot Cake Pancakes + Brunch @ Bobby’s Giveaway

AngelaEarlier this week a brand new cookbook became available from famed chef, Bobby Flay. At long last, Bobby shares his simplest, most sought-after …

Pancakes

The Best Netflix Shows To Binge-Watch Right Now

Do you ever get the hankering to watch an entire television series, but you don’t have the time to commit to a seven-season drama on Netflix? You’ve got a weekend free, and you’re in the mood to quickly bang out a series without losing 46 and a half hours to <i>Breaking Bad</i> or 72 full hours to <i>Mad …

A return visitor to Cuba is drawn to its contradictions

On her fifth visit, an American marvels anew at the juxtaposition of sophistication and scarcity. Everyday Cubans share emotions freely but still whisper certain topics.<p>I was hunting for potatoes. People said there weren’t any in the markets this winter, and I hadn't seen any either, not even as …

A first-time visitor to Cuba finds it beguiling, welcoming and frayed

Expectations will be met and shattered in a visit to this richly diverse island nation. Cuba’s story unfolds through its food, flora and fauna, and most of all, its people.<p>C<p>uba was everything and nothing that I’d imagined.<p>On my first trip in March, with my daughter, Madeline, I expected remarkable …

You’re praying to the wrong God: What organized religion gets wrong about prayer

<b>Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood in "House of Cards" (Netflix)</b><p>Here’s how science and spirituality might find common ground — and learn something about the universe<p>Nancy Ellen Abrams<p>April 5, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “A God That Could Be Real: Spirituality, Science, and the Future of Our …

Yahoo!

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6 Inspiring Quotes That Can Change Your Life

When I am having a rough day—when I feel tired, sad, doubtful, or stressed—I spend time looking up inspirational quotes.<p>I've memorized several, …

Do This One Thing to Defeat Disorganization Forever

Some people are just born to be organized.<p>Labeling and categorizing comes naturally. Itineraries and schedules are seen as welcomed tools. These are …

Complaining, for Your Health

The mental and physical benefits of airing your grievances<p>In his 1964 book <i>Games People Play</i>, psychiatrist Eric Berne describes what he calls the “Yes, but” communication pattern: First, one person states a problem. Next, another person responds by offering suggestions on how to solve it. The first …

The science behind brain farts

It happens to you all the time. You're mid-sentence during a meeting with your boss, working on <i>The New York Times</i>' crossword puzzle, typing up an …

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

Medicine

How the 'John Oliver Effect' Is Having a Real-Life Impact

Comedians mock our cultural and political institutions on TV all the time. But it’s not every day that a comic’s jokes crash a government website or …

Frank Ocean Sings Emotional Aaliyah Tribute 'At Your Best (You Are Love)'

Frank Ocean shared his rendition of Aaliyah’s “At Your Best (You Are Love)” on his Tumblr to celebrate what would have been the late pop singer’s …

From Good to Greatist: The Health and Happiness Site Joins Flipboard

Greatist is about what it sounds like: content to help readers be their best—healthier, happier and their greatest selves. But it’s also an ideology, …

Happiness