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11 Things Netflix Needs to Get Right About Avatar: The Last Airbender | TV Guide

While it's definitely exciting news that Netflix is going to be tackling a live-action adaptation of Nickelodeon's beloved series <i>Avatar: The Last</i> …

Avatar

In Just 10 Words, This Former CEO of a Billion-Dollar Company Explains the Purpose of Life

There are many great mysteries in life. Why do some people develop mental illnesses within a family, while others don't? How did those massive statues get onto Easter Island, and why were they put there? Why do you press harder on the remote when you <i>know</i> the batteries are dead?<p>In all seriousness, …

Ford Motor Company

Why Messy People Are Smarter, According to Science

Albert Einstein was famously messy. The Nobel Prize-winning scientist quipped of his disorderly workspace, "If a cluttered desk is a sign of a …

Open-Mindedness

6 Books Guaranteed to Make You Laugh Out Loud, According to Comedians

Could you use a laugh? Get the giggles going with these books, all handpicked by well-known comedians.<p>1. A Confederacy of Dunces, by John Kennedy …

Comedians

Best Latte and Cappuccino Machines (2018): Breville, Nespresso, Mr. Coffee, Keurig

A good latte or cappuccino is like a rich milky mug of heaven. They’re simply delicious drinks, and just writing about them makes me want one. Sadly, …

Coffee

The Salty Seaside Trail Most Camino Pilgrimage Trekkers Miss

Blistered feet and sunburned lips are the norm for any pilgrim walking the popular Camino de Santiago, which stretches 772 kilometers across the …

Roads

Your Weekend Project: Deep-Clean Your Dishwasher

<b>Step 4:</b> Replace the parts you removed and run your machine using nothing but vinegar.<p><b>Important note!</b> Never mix vinegar with bleach when cleaning your …

Cleaning

The Best Ways to Polish Granite Countertops so They Sparkle Like New

Figuring out how to clean granite countertops is one of the biggest challenges homeowners face after renovating their kitchens. While resilient, …

57 Funny Jokes for Kids (And Adults Who Like Dumb Jokes)

You can never have too many knee-slappers in your repertoire of bad puns.<p>Question: A pun, a riddle, and a knock-knock joke walk into a, umm, room …

'Tricky People' Is A Better Approach Than 'Stranger Danger,' And Here's Why

We all grew up hearing about “stranger danger.” When we were finally allowed to ride our bikes to the corner store, or walk home from school, our …

Flights to One of Europe's Best Islands Are on Sale for $391 Round-trip

You have 3 days to book flights to Portugal's best-kept secret at a 33% discount.<p>Recently voted one of the best islands in Europe by <i>Travel + Leisure</i> …

3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

The Brain

I Switched to Nontoxic Makeup—and Learned Some Alarming Things in the Process

Making the switch over to non-toxic makeup was on my to-do list. The priority level was somewhere between learning how to bake Instagram-worthy cakes …

Your Phone Isn't Listening to You, But It Could Be Doing Something Far Worse

This is not okay.<p>Researchers at Northeastern University found no evidence that your phone is secretly recording you to serve you targeted ads – a …

Best Train Journeys in Spain

Spain's varied terrain makes it a prime location for interesting train journeys. These are some of our favorite train journeys in Spain.<p>Spain's best …

Insider Secrets Only Landscapers Know (But Won't Tell You)

Whether it's having hardscape features installed, performing chores, or selecting plants for the yard, it's helpful to become wise to the insider …

These Unbelievable Hacks Will Keep Mosquitos Away For Good

Mosquitos certainly know how to ruin a pleasant summer evening. Avoid them this summer by using one of these unique (and very effective) …

11 podcasts to listen to if you want to laugh your ass off

Life is hard. The news is stressful. And sometimes you just need a break from *gestures broadly at everything happening in the world right now.* …

Move the World Mural Drawings by Deck Two

Very cool project title for a mural drawing by Deck two who is an artist from Paris, France. Entitled: <b>Move the World</b>, we follow him on this absolute …

Texas teen diagnosed with life-threatening disease after working out too much

HOUSTON - A 17-year-old teen from Texas was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease after hitting the gym too hard.<p>Jared Shamburger, of Houston, …

Another Rainy Night in Tokyo

Movie Night Presets<p>Today’s photo is a good example from my new Lightroom Presets! Every night I was there, it was very rainy, so that gave me a good …

Blade Runner

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

A modern blend of yoga, Zen Buddhism, hypnosis and psychology, it’s huge elsewhere in Europe and on its way to the UK<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still …

Mindfulness

17 Smart Jokes That'll Probably Hurt Your Brain A Little

Are you smart enough to understand them?<p>A blonde walks into a bank in New York City and asks for the loan officer. She says she's going to Europe on business for two weeks and needs to borrow $5,000. The bank officer says the bank will need some kind of security for the loan, so the blonde hands …

Jokes

'Avengers' Cast Has A 'Brady Bunch' Singalong And It's A Marvel

The clever parody hilariously summed up their heroic history.<p>The cast of “Avengers: Infinity War” sang their own version of “The Brady Bunch” opening on “The Tonight Show” Wednesday.<p>Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) and the rest of the …

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

20 Podcasts So Good You'll Wish You Had a Longer Commute

We're always on the hunt for a good podcast. Like a gripping book, an addictive podcast has the ability to pull us in deep, get us lost in our thoughts, and make an otherwise lengthy commute pass in the blink of an eye.<p>As for me? Surprisingly, it's not a true crime podcast (though I love those, …

Commuting

Warning hundreds of fire deaths may be linked to skin creams

<b>Hundreds of fire deaths may be linked to the use of skin creams containing paraffin, a senior firefighter warns.</b><p>If people use the creams regularly but do not often change clothes or bedding, paraffin residue can soak into the fabric and act as an accelerant when it comes into contact with a …

14 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses.<p>If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available.<p>These …

Adults who went undercover at a high school found 7 things people don't realize about life for teenagers today

High school is nothing like it used to be.<p>That's the message of "Undercover High," a documentary series on A&E that follows seven adults who pose as students for a semester at Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas.<p>The undercover students, aged 21 to 26 when the show was filmed last year, took …

High School

How fruit juice affects the gut

It was previously believed that fructose, which is the sugar found in fruit and fruit juice, is processed by the liver. However, a new study suggests …

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