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Which Teas You Should Drink to Improve Your Skin

From eczema to acne, these herbs have the ability to heal.<p>You know that drinking certain kinds of tea can be good for your health—but did you know that some teas also have skin benefits? It’s true! Tea, which is rich in polyphenols (molecules that have antioxidant properties), can help keep your …

Skin Care

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

Which Weight Loss Diet Works Best? A New Study Ranks the Evidence

With the American Medical Association now urging doctors to treat obesity as a medical condition, physicians should be screening and treating …

Islam Could Become the World's Largest Religion After 2070

Decades from now, Christians and Muslims may account for two-thirds of the global population—suggesting that not all societies are becoming more secular.<p>Who can predict what the world will look like in 55 years? If there's one group willing to go boldly forth into the statistical unknown, it's …

Religion

Facebook Is Tracking You, Even If You're Not Signed In

Facebook is tracking you, and it's doing it whether you're a member of Facebook or not. That's according to recent findings by The Interdisciplinary …

The World Is Getting More Religious

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5 Types of Friends You Need to Avoid

With the end of winter (supposedly) here, now’s a good time to spring clean your life. You might be looking forward to re-organizing your closet, …

Diet Soda and Weight Gain: It's Not Your Imagination

Drinking diet soda doesn't do your waistline any favors, research is suggesting.<p>In a May 2016 study published in the journal <i>JAMA Pediatrics</i>, …

How Your USB Cables Are About to Change Forever

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Articles about amazing futuristic homes austria spain on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a lively mix of both...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? …

The world’s most beautiful markets

Before the industrial age, people shopped for food in their local areas – often in beautiful covered halls and markets. Jonathan Glancey describes the best.<p>When it comes to fresh food, there has long been a dividing line between Britain, the United States – or English-speaking countries – and much …

20,000 Cups of Tea Went Into This Portrait

Fancy a cuppa tea? How about 20,OOO cups of tea? Apparenly artist and architect Hong Yi did, because that’s just how many cups of tea she brewed in order to make a thoughtful portrait of a Malaysian tea vendor from the appropriate materials.<p>I wanted to create a piece that reflected an everyday …

Revealing Photo Series Documents School Lunches Around the World

Around 32 million children in the US eat cafeteria food every weekday, and most of these students consume over half their daily calories at school. With this in mind, it's clear that school cafeterias are becoming crucial in the fight against childhood obesity. Sweetgreen–a chain of salad …

Food

44 Easy Breakfast Recipes You Won't Believe Are Gluten-Free

In a diet without gluten, breakfast options become a little limited. And it’s not that oatmeal, eggs, Greek yogurt with berries, and avocado toast on …

Breakfast

Seven Habits of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

Fruitdoodles artist finds banana work has mass a-peel

How long can we stay awake?

We can fight off the sandman for a while, but after a certain point, sleeplessness leads to temporary madness and – just maybe – death, discovers Adam Hadhazy.<p>People start to hallucinate and go a bit crazy<p>It’s surprising how we spend our lives. Reach your 78th birthday and according to some …

University of Chicago

Articles about who knew relaxed tropical retreat could be made shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern residence and gallery near San Jose, Costa Rica uses metal boxes like puzzle pieces to create a photographer's dream...<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Using shipping containers to create …

Costa Rica

Reinvent Your Favorite ’90s Ponytail With This Easy Tutorial

We are *ever so slightly* obsessed with all-things ’90s here at Brit + Co, especially when we can take something that sets off the nostalgia alarm and make it feel new. Does the name <i>topsy tail</i> ring a bell? You know, that totally rad hairstyle where you pull your pony back <i>through</i> itself to create a …

Hairstyling

Recipe from Cooking Light: Seared Scallops with Roasted Tomatoes

Bananas<p><b>Why they’re good for you:</b> While this tropical fruit is an American favorite, bananas are actually classified as an herb, and the correct name …

Archaeology

Archaeology

How to Be Someone People Love to Talk To

When do we really learn good conversation skills? Well, we don’t. We’re just kind of expected to pick them up…<p>And we wonder why people aren’t better …

Eyes inspire more efficient solar cell architecture

Solar cells don't at first glance have any relation to a tiny structure in the eye that makes our central vision sharp, but that tiny structure – …

How Much Crude Oil Do You Consume on a Daily Basis?

Oil. <i>The</i> commodity. We know what it’s worth – at least we thought we did – but what does a barrel of the black stuff get you in real life? Before we …

12 Ice Hotels That Will Make You Actually LIKE the Cold

Think cold isn’t romantic? Think again! Ice hotels are an experience that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. With the coolest amenities and epic winter wonderland activities, these frosty hotels make for the ultimate wintertime vacay. From Canada to Japan to Norway, here are 12 of the most …

Hotels