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Scaly ‘Dragon’ Gloves Will Keep Your Hands Warm All Winter Long

Winter provides the perfect opportunity to splurge on nerdy accessories. We’ve seen Space Invader scarves and Dwarven beard hats, and now Bored Panda …

Workstations

Foodie Trend: The Best Dumplings In New York

For those doubting America's greatness (we have one fellow in mind), New York's dumpling scene offers a swift rebuttal. Here is a city - we would say …

6 Ways You Didn't Realize Ronald Reagan Ruined The Country

Given the nature of this article, it would border on bad taste for me to mention that this past Sunday marked the 12th anniversary of the death of …

Political Science

9 TED Talks to help you find the right job

You want work that makes you feel happy, challenged -- and appreciated. These talks might help you find that elusive combination, as you define your …

The art of meaningful conversation

You talk to people everyday. But do you really feel like you’re communicating? These talks will help you go beyond small talk.

Everybody Hurts

James Chapman has told us how sneezes, eating, dogs, and frogs sound in other languages. Now he gives us the lowdown on pain. <b>How do other languages</b> …

Book News: Booker Prize, Now Open To U.S. Authors, Longlists 5 Americans

<i>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</i><p>The 13-book longlist for the Man Booker Prize, the U.K.'s most prominent literary award, was announced Wednesday. The prize is traditionally open to writers from countries in the Commonwealth and Ireland, but this year …

Here's What It's Like To Suffer Through A 90-Minute Commute From New Jersey Every Morning And Evening

During the workday, Manhattan's overall population rises from around 1.6 million to 3.1 million people as workers scramble to get to work on time. About 608,000 people, nearly the population of Baltimore, commute into New York City from across the Tri-State area.<p>NJ Transit alone ferries …

New Jersey

If I should have a daughter ...

"If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she's gonna call me Point B ... " began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that inspired two …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley13 hours …

The time you have in jelly beans.

Online personality Ze Frank uses jelly beans to paint a picture of the average American life span taking into account factors such as sleep and …

Food Preservation

Kim Jackson

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5 Can't-Miss Apps: Emu Messaging and More

5 Can't-Miss Apps 4/5<p>Emu<p>Fantastical 2<p>Expedia<p>FTL: Faster Than Light<p>IFTTT<p>Between Amazon unveiling its Fire TV set-top box, and Microsoft finally …

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Want to be happy? Be grateful

The one thing all humans have in common is that each of us wants to be happy, says Brother David Steindl-Rast, a monk and interfaith scholar. And …

Stanford Professor Who Sounded Alert On Multitasking Has Died

Clifford Nass, the Stanford University sociologist who helped pioneer studies that undermined ideas about multitasking, has died at age 55. The man who dedicated his career to thinking about how humans live in a digital age died after taking part in a hike near Lake Tahoe Saturday.<p>At Stanford, Nass …

35 Surefire Ways to Stand Out During Your Job Search

When you’re applying for a job, you don’t just want to get noticed, you want to stand out as the best applicant the hiring committee has ever seen. …

Lou Reed, Beloved Contrarian, Dies

One of rock's most beloved and contrarian figures has died. Lou Reed epitomized New York City's artistic underbelly in the 1970s, with his songs about hookers and junkies. He was 71.<p>Reed died Sunday morning on Long Island of complications from a liver transplant earlier this year, his literary …

SHORTS: PEOPLE & PLACES

Unexpected environments. <i>A Beautiful Waste</i> (USA, 6 min., Jon Kasbe) explores NYC’s vibrant sewer system, while men reflect on their time living in the …

Grumpy old men

5 Fun Science Experiments for Kids

Everyone knows science is awesome, but did you know you can <i>do</i> science right in your own kitchen? Ok, maybe you did, but if you're not sure where to …

Your Digital Trail: Data Fuels Political And Legal Agendas

<i>This is the fourth story in our four-part series examining your digital trail and who potentially has access to it. It was co-reported by G.W. Schulz from the Center for Investigative Reporting. Yesterday, we examined</i> your Fourth Amendment rights <i>and how some believe the digital age has weakened</i> …

Alyssa Miller for Free People's Holiday Limited Edition Collection

<b>Limited Edition</b> – Free People unveiled its capsule collection of six limited edition holiday dresses exclusively on Pinterest earlier today. The …

Victorian Era

Gucci Presents: Forever Now, Bamboo

40 Must-See Photos From The Past

The phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” was coined by American newspaper editor Arthur Brisbane in 1911. It’s a simple notion that applies …

How to Delete Your Creeper Facebook Search History

Remember that time you did a Facebook search of your partner's ex? And before that, when you had a huge crush on your sweetie, you'd check his or her …