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World's Greatest Foodie Destinations!

Some places you go for the museums, some for the scenery. And others, for the food! Here are the 13 places that Budget Travel editors and …

Your body’s amazing reaction to water

<i>Featured image: Photo of freediver Hanli Prinsloo by Annelie Pompe.</i><p>Writer James Nestor explores the science of the “mammalian dive reflex,” the …

Indians ask what has changed since Delhi gang rape as Uber driver accused - TRFN

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The alleged rape of a woman by a taxi driver in New Delhi, just days before the city marks the second anniversary of a notorious gang rape on a Delhi bus, has sparked debate over whether security for Indian women has improved.<p>Supporters of Aam Aadmi (Common …

Chocolate Crystal Concoctions

Grade Level<p>6 - 8<p>minutes<p>15 min - 1 hr<p>subject<p>Physical Science<p>What do you think of when you think of crystals? Do emeralds, quartz, snowflakes, or maybe …

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How to Use Writing as a Meditation Practice

Writing can be a powerful meditation practice, helping us to integrate our active mind with the mind of meditation. By using it as a process of inquiry, it can help us track our progress in loosening attachments and habitual states of mind even as it sharpens our ability to attend to the present …

11 Life Hacks For The Emotionally Struggling 20-Something

Everybody I know is either in or needs to be in therapy. The common theme among them is that they self-sabotage, and I think we all do, it’s just …

Pillow Talk: 7 Secrets to Making a Perfect Bed

If you count all the hours we allot to plumping pillows, smoothing sheets, straightening shams, and fussing over how the whole thing looks, we spend …

How to escape education's death valley

Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, …

Why Insects Sing? A Conversation with David Rothenberg

Philosopher and musician <b>David Rothenberg</b> is the author of <i>Why Birds Sing</i>, also published in Italy, Spain, Taiwan, China, Korea, and Germany. Rothenberg has also written <i>Sudden Music</i>, <i>Always the Mountains</i>, and <i>Thousand Mile Song</i>, about making music live with whales. His last book was <i>Survival of the</i> …

The 10 Best Yoga Poses For Stress Relief (PHOTOS)

Maintaining a yoga practice can be a great way to reduce stress, stay in shape and calm the mind. But when it comes to stress relief, not all yoga poses are created equal: Some positions are particularly effective for promoting relaxation, tension relief and restfulness.<p>"Yoga helps us slow down for …