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8 Foods With Awesome Mood-Boosting Benefits

Prepare to rethink everything you thought about “comfort food.”<p>Who hasn’t craved something sweet or fried while seriously stressed out? The problem is, these comfort foods are not your salvation…actually, quite the opposite. These foods can make you fatigued and raise your blood sugar so you …

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

<b>[Note: This post is from 2014. I’m all better now!]</b> Thank you all for your thoughts and prayers. My surgery went very well, and I’m up and about and …

The Meat Lover's Black Bean Burger | University of Michigan

The Meat Lover’s Black Bean Burger<p>Serve with a Sriracha aioli and impress any carnivore, on a dime.<p>February 08, 2014<p>Meatless Monday followers, …

6 Salad Ingredients That Help You Drop Pounds Faster

Boost flavor and slim down at the same time with these surprising salad add-ins.<p>Ever wonder why loading up on salad doesn't always help you slim down? Despite their rep as a diet standby, salads aren't synonymous with weight loss. In fact, many of the usual add-ins don't actually offer much in the …

3 Great Breakfasts for Weight Loss That Are Actually Filling

Make them in advance so they're ready to go when you are.<p>We know, we know—slowing down to cook a meal can seem next to impossible between work, your social life, and everything in between. Grabbing a bagel or pastry in the morning is almost too easy—but here's why you should make the time to whip …

7 Weight-Loss Tips That Are Actually Totally False

Think you know everything there is to know about dropping pounds? Read this.

Users spend 2 hours-plus a day toying with mobile apps

Forget television -- mobile apps now appear to be one of the biggest time suckers.<p>New data released by mobile analytics firm Flurry shows that average US users spend 2 hours and 42 minutes per day on their mobile devices -- 86 percent of that time is spent in apps and 14 percent on the mobile Web. …

The Mobile Browser Is Dead, Long Live The App

Analytics firm Flurry has published data on mobile usage by US consumers during Q1 2014. While users are spending more time on their devices (an average of 2 hours and 42 minutes per day, up four minutes on the same period last year), how they use that time has changed as well. Only 22 minutes per …

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FORTUNE — Stung by the country’s inability to profit from the smartphone revolution, Japanese ingenuity is betting on doing better with wearable technology. But, somewhat counter-intuitively, is going all-American to do so.<p>At the country’s first wearable technology expo, held recently in the heart …

Samsung Smart Home makes its debut in the US and Korea

Samsung Electronics announced the official global launch of its Samsung Smart Home service today, which will enable users to automate their various home appliances from a single app. The service will be rolling out in Korea and the United States first.<p>Through the app, users can add and manage a …

A Tongue-Tingling Tour Of Spicy Chinese Food In California

Heat-seeking food lovers will find a wealth of tongue-tingling dishes in Los Angeles County's San Gabriel, a suburban city located east of downtown LA.<p>The city is just one of several Chinese enclaves in the San Gabriel Valley, an area that has over 600 Chinese restaurants that boast regional …

20 Fun Facts About Our Mysterious Feline Friends

1. They can be allergic to you.<p>Does your cat cough frequently? You might be to blame. According to a 2005 study, feline asthma—which affects one in …

6,000 CDs Used To Make Giant Light Wall In Bulgaria

So this is what happened to our forgotten Blink-182 albums...<p>When I was a kid, I used to always play with the iridescent gloss of my Blink-182 CDs (no shame) by bouncing light off the discs to refract a rainbow onto my bedroom walls. The architects of Bignatov Studios, a Bulgarian and NY-based team …

Dad Asks Three-Year-Old To List All The Bad Words He Knows

(Video Link)<p>Toddlers are delightfully innocent, and any rude words that come rolling out of their mouth sound pretty darn funny, especially when …

A Scantily Clad Animatronic Woman That Dances While Covered in Dirt Marks and Wearing a Witch Mask

Artist Jordan Wolfson and Spectral Motion, a makeup and creature effects studio, have created a surreal animatronic sculpture of a woman that dances …

Toy Kitten Goes Into an Insane Frenzy When Petted

The FurReal Friends Daisy Plays-With-Me Kitty Toy by Hasbro goes into an insane frenzy when you pet her.<p>In addition to this blog, Laughing Squid is …

Man Makes a Travel Video to Cleverly Surprise His Sister for Her Birthday

While in the midst of a 19-month trip abroad, Nicolas Foubert decided to surprise his sister for her birthday by traveling from Guatemala to their …

Time Travel is a Smash

Time Travel Is A Smash by KARMADESIGNER<p>Puny time lords! Mundane designs are no match for NeatoShop artist KARMADESIGNER! You don't need to travel …

A Scientific Explanation As To Why Alcohol Only Makes You Feel Warm While It’s Actually Making Your Body Colder

In this most recent episode of “Quick Questions”, SciShow takes a look at why alcohol only makes you feel warm while it’s actually making your body …

Collapsible New York City Studio Costs Nearly a Million Dollars

Believe it or not, this airy New York City apartment is only 420 square feet large. And better yet, it can accommodate a 12-person dinner party and sleep two overnight guests without a problem. The minimalist space is cleverly designed as a foldable studio that is easily shifted and rearranged. Its …

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Staple Metropolises by Peter Root

In two projects entitled, <i>Ephemicropolis</i> (2010) and <i>Low-Rise</i> (2006), late artist Peter Root used stacks of staples broken into various sizes to create …

Victoria Beckham Makes Oversize Look Elegant (Plus, We Take a Look Back at Her Former Formfitting Looks!)

I spy a major style transition. Remember when Victoria Beckham's uniform used to be the most suction-cupped dress she could wiggle her little bod into? Well, I can't pinpoint the exact moment — sometime in 2013 — but holy-moly, girlfriend has gone to the opposite extreme, enveloping herself in as …

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48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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The Gin Hound

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A drink to get you out of a bourbon kind of winter.</i><p>If you ran into me in a bar this winter, you would have noted with some amusement that I was drinking an Old …

Is Soy Good for You? Bad for You? What Does Science Say?

Are soy foods good for you? Or will they kill you? We combed through over 4,500 scientific studies to find out—the results will shock you (or maybe won't)<p>It's no secret: we love tofu. But we had no idea our readers felt so strongly about it, too—when we posted a roundup of favorite tofu recipes on …

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