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10 Creative Ways to Use Your iPad in the Classroom

If you’ve had an iPad (or several) in your classroom for any extended period of time, you’re probably familiar with the many practical ways this …

Here's What Texting Really Does to Your Spine

This image will make you sit up straight, immediately!<p>Pop quiz: Are you currently reading this while hunched over your phone? If so, here's a very scary wakeup call: Looking down at your phone can force up to 60 pounds of weight on your spine, according to a new study in the journal <i>Surgical</i> …

Scary News About Instant Noodles

Why you might want to curb your ramen intake<p>Who didn't eat ramen noodles multiple times a week during college? Unfortuantely, the habit could come with some serious health consequences: A new study from <i>The Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that consumption of instant noodles—precooked noodle-based meals …

Holistic Medicine

9 Things Guys Think When You're Going Down on Them

You know you’re curious…<p>Going strictly by the guttural "mmmmms," "ahhhhhhs," and "oooyeaaaahs," that come dribbling out of our mouths, you might think that our brains are basically mush during oral sex. But you're only halfway right. Turns out that even when we're enjoying major action below the …

Someone found these two huskies abandoned at a dog park with the saddest of notes

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The Best Fashion Documentaries on Netflix

The best documentaries offering an inside look at the fashion industry—from the stylish streets of New York to backstage at the biggest runway shows.<p><b>1) Unzipped, 1995</b>Starring iconic '90s supers such as Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista, <i>Unzipped</i> offers a behind-the-scenes look into the fashion …

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Hand Knit Silver Jewelry

Good yarn can certainly be worth its weight in gold, just like these dazzling hand knit pieces of jewelry by Anne-Catherine Lüke.<p>Out of thinnest thread I knit, crochet or knot jewelry pieces, which then are refined in a special process. The designs obtain an exceptional surface quality. The texture …

This is the Most Colorful Hotel in the World

Color company Pantone has opened a hue-filled hotel in Brussels.<p>Color-lovers, prepare yourselves — this is your dream hotel. Located in Brussels, Belgium, the Pantone Hotel was designed by Michel Penneman and Olivier Hannaert and has 59 guest rooms with a bold color scheme. Guests can choose …

8 Easy Ways to Lose a Pound a Week

Brilliant food swaps that won't sacrifice flavor—or leave you starving.<p>Lets do the math: To lose one pound in seven days, you need to subtract about 3,500 calories. The safest, most hunger-free way to do this is to spread it out over the course of a week, deleting approximately 500 calories a day. …

The Pretty Skin Diet

When it comes to having a gorgeous complexion, you truly are what you eat.<p>Maintaining a consistent skincare routine that utilizes a powerful mix of anti-agers to reverse as well as prevent future damage is key to having youthful, radiant skin. However, it's not the only link in the quest for …

The First Video Captured Of The Spooky Black Seadevil

If you’re familiar with an anglerfish, it’s likely from the Disney flick “Finding Nemo.” It’s the scary deep sea predator that lures its prey via a glowing ball attached to its head. In real life, the creepy fish also known as the black seadevil has rarely been photographed in its natural …

Attracting Butterflies

When you attract butterflies into your garden you have a win win situation. For your own pleasure, butterflies or as I heard a man from South Africa …

Gardening

Freed American wanted to stay in North Korea, report says

The U.S. performed a top secret mission in early November to retrieve two prisoners held captive in North Korea. Top spy James Clapper successfully brought Matthew Miller and Kenneth Bae back to the states. However, Miller revealed his real intentions Thursday.<p>“I was trying to stay in the country,” …

5 things to know about Obama and immigration

It's coming next week. Or next month. It'll protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation. Or 3 million. Or less.<p>There's still a lot of uncertainty about President Obama's upcoming immigration executive order, since Obama himself has yet to make a final decision on an action to fix the …

The Big Future: What is the future of sex?

Sex is central to human life and has been from the very start, but the act and its aftermath aren't exactly perfect. Despite the technological advancements that have taken place over the course of the last century, people who don't want STIs or children still have to jump through a number of hoops …

The best careers for travelling the world

Dreaming of a job that pays you to travel? Who doesn't? Competition is stiff and salaries aren't always something to write home about, but here's our pick of the best jobs to turn that daydream into reality.<p>Flight attendant<p>Yes, flight attendants travel the world but short haul staff rarely leave …

Employment

Walmart starts Black Friday sales a week early with iPad Air 2 and iPhone 6 deals

For the second year running, Walmart is kicking off its Black Friday offers a week early. Its “Pre-Black Friday Event” is scheduled to start on …

Republican leaders hope to contain outrage in the ranks over Obama immigration moves

Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) winced as he listened to comments from Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) in reaction to President Obama’s plans to protect undocumented immigrants from deportation.<p>“Unfortunate, unfair, unnecessary, unwise,” Graham said.<p>Earlier Wednesday, Bachmann, a retiring tea-party …

What It’s Like to Feel Lost in Your Own Home

When Judy Bentley was in her first year of high school, she started feeling lost. Not just in the existential or emotional sense shared by …

Sad Music Is Depressing; It's Also Healthy and Good for Your Mind

Researchers in Berlin have found listening to downbeat music brings out positive emotions.<p>We all enjoy a bit of sad music every once in a while. Whether it’s sinking into the melancholic soundscapes of ambient artists like Grouper, dampening pillows with snot and the sound of Bright Eyes after …

5 Creativity Myths You Probably Believe

Let’s start with a fact: We are all capable of conceiving new, useful ideas. Unfortunately our chances of doing this are hampered by a few stubborn …