Sarah Lyra-Davis

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The Best Tacos in Every US State, Mapped

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, or drunk at 3 am, tacos are considered by many as one of mankind's greatest inventions. They're so great, in fact, that …

Layered Landscapes by Nobuhiro Nakanishi

Nobuhiro Nakanishi is an artist and photographer from Fukuoka, Japan. He received his BA in Fine Art Sculpture from Tokyo Zokei University and his …

Art

The 20 craziest places on Airbnb

Yes, Your Birth-Control Pills Really Might Be Making You Feel Awful, Study Says

Any woman who’s used hormonal contraception will likely tell you that, while the pill is great for helping us stay in control of our reproductive …

Humpback Whales Are Forming Mysterious 'Super-Groups', And No One Can Explain It

They've never teamed up like this before.<p>Humpback whales are known for being the loners of the sea - while they tend to migrate, feed, and mate in …

5 research-backed secrets for making friends as an adult

When you were a kid it was a lot easier. In college you almost had to be trying not to make friends. But then you're an adult.<p>You get busy with work. Your friends get busy with work. People get married. Have kids. And pretty soon being "close" means a text message twice a year.<p>You're not alone … …

Happiness

How To Determine The Health Of Your Kidneys, Hormones And Liver By Looking At Your Face

Republished with permission from foodmatters.tv. There’s something intuitively healthy about clear skin. A fresh, glowing visage doesn’t just look …

America's quietest town: Where cell phones are banned

Mountain Turnpike twists through dense oak, hickory and spruce trees and keeps winding, like a slithering snake, through the mountains that separate Virginia and West Virginia. But on a clear day, looking south from the Monongahela National Forest, what looks like a giant white Lego structure …

Medical doctors and mental health professionals are finally talking

Even on her worst days, Tracy Young goes to her appointments at the San Fernando Mental Health Center. The counseling and medication, she says, keep her depression and schizophrenia at bay.<p>"I come here faithfully," said Young, 50. "I have to come here or I be feeling I just want to give up."<p>Young …

The 11 Moves That Help Athletes Get Better with Age

Among the most important things an athlete can do to preserve fitness for years to come is avoid injuries. Sprains, tears, and broken bones can resurface as nagging aches or weaknesses as you get older, preventing you from pushing yourself with the kind of high-intensity interval training that’s so …

8 TED Talks That Will Help You Build Stronger Relationships

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Five Psychology Podcasts to Broaden Your Mind in 2016

Now that you’ve finished binge-watching Making a Murderer and Serial season 2 just isn’t cutting it for you, here’s a list of five psychological …

Self-improvement

A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Book

A few months ago, I caved: I bought myself a coloring book. And maybe you did, too, or perhaps you received one as a gift for the holidays. According …

12 Things No Woman Should Ever Feel Bad About

Go out and get what you deserve, girl.

Can a Man and a Woman Really Have a Platonic Relationship?

Let's say that a man and a woman are friends. They have known each other for a while and nothing has ever happened between them. By "nothing," they mean that they've never kissed.<p>The chemistry between them is palpable and they've been in situations where he could have made a move but he did not. …

10 Advanced Sex Positions

Sex is like ice cream; we all have our favorite flavor. Once we’ve found the one that that satisfies us every time, we stick with it. Hey, why fix anything if it’s not broken? But let’s face it, cookies ‘n' cream night after night will have even the most dedicated customer craving a new spoonful to …

This woman is making a fortune selling massive blankets she knits without needles

If you've ever seen one of these thick, chunky wool blankets on Etsy or Pinterest, chances are it was made by 27-year-old Anna Marinenko.<p>Her Ohhio store on Etsy is extremely popular with 34,000 "admirers" — people who have favorited her shop. The store also has over 27,600 followers on Instagram …

Knitting

Parents Give Son Hilarious Letter Of Resignation For His 20th Birthday: 'Enjoy Your Life As An Adult'

Most people get a cake and a couple of presents from their parents on their birthday.<p>But when Japanese student Yuma Hasegawa turned 20 recently, his …

How to Eat Properly Before and After Your Workout

If the saying"You Are What You Eat" has any real meaning, then I am in fact the extremely oversized burrito that I had for lunch today. Sure, you …

Nutrition

How Childhood Trauma Can Wreck a Man's Relationship... and What You Can Do to Heal

<i>By Jed Diamond, Ph.D.</i><p>We all want real, lasting love in our lives. We spend a lot of time searching for that special someone, but even when we find them we can't be sure the relationship will last. The majority of marriages fail, either ending in divorce and separation or devolving into bitterness …

Domestic Violence

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Had An Emotional Affair With The High-School Boyfriend Who Found Me on Facebook and It Was the Wake-Up Call I Needed

The night he found me I was standing in my kitchen wearing a plaid nightshirt that screamed “Mom” eating peanut butter off a spoon. It was 2:00 in the morning.<p>A safe, predictable 2:00 am: baby tucked in tight and husband snoring soundly. It had been years since 2:00 a.m. had been anything other …

Seven things every man needs to know before marriage

My wife and I live in Washington, D.C., a city that’s full of single men who aren’t ready to get married. If they’re anything like I was in my single days, their unwillingness to tie the knot has a lot to do with their unrealistic expectations. Now that I’m seven years into a happy marriage, if I …

What Makes a Man Realize "This Is the Person I Want to Marry"

Not all guys love sports, but when it comes to marriage, many of us unknowingly approach it with a sports mentality. If there's one thing we've learned over the years—either from our jock days or watching too many movies that end with the winning punch, jump shot, or touchdown—it's that we need the …

Relationships

Artist Cultivates 1.2-Acre Field Into Massive Crop Art Paying Homage to Van Gogh

Displaying a talent cultivated throughout his lifetime, Stan Herd‘s aptly named “earthworks” are a uniquely rural form of art. His latest piece (a massive reformation of Van Gogh's 1889 <i>Olive Trees</i>) <i></i>sits in a field in Eagan, Minneapolis, gaining worldwide attention. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, …

8 Camping Hacks to Keep You Warm at Night

Photo: Cole Buckhart<p>Written by Corinne White, Contributor for The Outbound Collective.<p>There are so many things we love about this time of year...the leaves changing, fewer crowds at our favorite destinations, and the cool crisp air of autumn. The down side is that that cool air can turn freezing at …

Camping

Ending Toxic Relationships

Ladies and Gentlemen, let me decree: The age where you stop putting up with people's bullshit is 36. It may come well before then, but I know for sure the beaten, bloody corpse of giving-a-damn breathes its last miserable breath on your 36th day of birth.<p>Too dramatic? You're right. I'm an artist. I …

The 8 Most Overlooked Threats To A Marriage

Communication isn't the only relationship-testing problem.<p>We're all familiar with the common, harmful mistakes people make in relationships: failing to communicate, having an affair or running into financial problems -- just to name a few.<p>But beyond the usual suspects, what other …

How to Stop Dating the Wrong Person - Online Love Psychic Spells

Women get into bad relationships over and over because they don’t learn from their mistakes. The wonderful thing about dating is that we attract what …