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The Science Behind Why Things Really Get Popular | Heleo

“Originality needs familiarity, and even genius needs distribution.”<p><b>Daniel Pink</b> is one of the world’s leading business thinkers and the bestselling …

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A new theory promises to unlock your body’s full potential—and is actually scientifically sound

Today tens of thousands of people are discovering that the environment contains hidden tools for hacking the nervous system. But no matter what they might be able to accomplish, they’re not superhuman—the fortitude they find comes from within the body itself. When they forego a few creature …

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17 Pretty Canapé Recipes for Last-Minute Holiday Parties

Some people have the menus for their holiday parties planned months in advance, complete with Christmas cookie recipes and perhaps even boozy hot chocolate recipes. And then there’s the rest of us. If you’ve put off planning your Christmas party appetizers, you might be scrambling to find some <i>OH-SO</i> …

Carpet Trends for 2015 | Home And Decoration Tips

<b>Bold Patterns & Textures</b><p>Patterned carpets are quickly gaining popularity. Among the most favored are geometric patterns, which offer the contemporary …

28 Underrated Musical Artists You Should Be Listening To Right Now

Add these talented guys and gals to your playlists ASAP.

12 ways to make your iPhone's battery last longer

We use our phones for everything these days, from snapping photos to browsing the web, watching videos, and even making the occasional phone call.<p>All that activity can definitely drain your battery quickly, but luckily there are a few practices that can at the very least help you get the most out …

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8 Myths About Men You Need to Stop Believing

These "truths" about men are total B.S.<p>Some truths about men are self-evident: They like blow jobs and shower beers and consider themselves great with directions. Then there are the "truths" that are total B.S.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Myth:</b> Men want to do the chasing.<p><b>Truth:</b> Call it The Clooney Effect, but men today are …

Best cities for food: Chefs pick the hottest new cities for dining

How far would you go for a good dinner? Increasingly, the answer is measured in thousands of kilometres. Many of us have become hungry travellers, …

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The maths question for Singapore teenagers that has stumped the world

It is the high-school maths question that has stumped swathes of the world's numerically literate people.<p>Singaporean high-school students were …

8 Steps to Prevent Prostate Cancer

Here is the latest, hot-out-of-the-lab research on how you can prevent, detect, and treat the disease<p>It's one of those weird anatomical-arboreal coincidences: The human prostate is about the size and shape of a walnut. But what if it really were a walnut? For one thing, you'd never get prostate …

Copycat Architecture Is Still Booming in China

The nation loves its Eiffel Tower, Great Sphinx, and White House. The reason is more complicated than you might think.<p>It's hard not to be curious about the Chinese predilection for copycat architecture. As the country's economy skyrockets faster than any other's, China's suburbs are sprouting up …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

TED Book: The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings

Can cellphones influence architecture? Architect Marc Kushner, author of a new book, 'The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings' thinks …

How Iron Shrinks Your Belly

A recent Harvard study makes a weak case for strength training over aerobics. We found a much stronger argument<p>The headline on a new press release—“Weight Training Appears Key to Controlling Belly Fat”—makes a recent Harvard study sound a lot more exciting than it is.<p>The researchers found that men …

The 10 most important Youtube videos of all time

In the past decade, the website has become a huge part of our culture and an important platform for brands to engage with users.<p>It's where music videos live. It's where movie trailers premiere. It's where a whole new class of multimillionaire "Youtube stars" have cropped up.<p>To chart Youtube's …

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