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Guy Notices Something Odd On Top Of Ancient Greek Temple In 1858 Photo, Makes Fascinating Discovery

Being a history researcher means endless hours of poring over books, paintings, photos and manuscripts, looking for clues from the past to create an …

Sri Lanka

Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

The top 5 things that will significantly improve your productivity today

In today’s distracted world — filled with overflowing emails, mobile phone and social media notifications — it’s harder than ever to focus on our …

The 37 most inspiring leadership quotes I know

No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 37 of my absolute favorites:<p>1. “<b>I alone cannot change</b> …

Albert Einstein

24 Funny One-Liners to Tell at Parties

These corny jokes are guaranteed to get the crowd laughing with – or at – you<p>Most of us aren't stand-up comedians, and we don't walk around with a …

Jokes

I Was a Millionaire by Age 30. These 5 Secrets Can Get You There Even Sooner | Inc.com

<i>If you could tell your younger self one thing, what would it be and why? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Dandan Zhu, CEO and founder of Dandan Global, on Quora:</b><p>From babysitter's …

The 7 best couples in history

History is full of extraordinary couples – some are remembered for their long-lasting romances, while others are defined by their tragic downfalls. …

Richard III

Hi Guys, Teen Movies Were Weirdly Specific In The Scenarios They Prepared Me For

Teen movie tip number one: if someone says a party is fancy dress, they're lying to make a fool out of you.<p>1. Being pushed into a locker while someone says “move it dork!”<p>2. The possibility of someone sending a school-wide text of me doing something embarrassing<p>3. Pissing off the head …

Paramount Pictures

13 Psychology Tricks That Will Work On Anybody

Every human being is a unique universe, but psychologists who have a keen eye for details keep discovering new behavioral patterns that are believed …

17 Times The English Language Was Absolutely Ridiculous

"English isn't a language, it's three languages stacked on top of each other wearing a trenchcoat."<p>* 21 Times Tumblr Proved English Is The Worst Language Ever<p>* 17 People Who Took On The English Language And Lost<p>* 18 Pictures That Prove The English Language Needs To Be Stopped

Tumblr

Have You Heard of Columbus’ Cursed Colony?

On the northwest coast of the Dominican Republic, about four hours north of Santo Domingo, lie the ruins of an abandoned town — scattered stones the …

Caribbean

These 20+ Historical Facts Will Mess With Your Perception Of Time

When we try to put historical events into perspective, we often simplistically divide things into 'old days' and 'modern times,' because our brains …

Semantic Technology

The CEO of a $700 million company uses a simple sentence to turn lazy employees around

Duolingo CEO Luis von Ahn knows exactly what to do with lazy employees.<p>The founder of the language-learning app, which has been valued at $700 million, recently discussed his strategy for dealing with unengaged employees in an interview with the Financial Times.<p>"You can turn somebody from being a …

Employment

This Tiny House Has a Ton of Super Smart Storage

Here's even more proof that small spaces can still pack a ton of style. What Modern Tiny Living's latest design lacks in size, it more than makes up …

Home

Here are 16 tips to help you be better at ‘adulting’

<b>What are some of your top tips for adulting well?</b><p>I’m 30 now and I’d say that I’ve been “Adulting Well” for about 7 years.<p>As a result, I own a …

Self-improvement

13 Morons Who Will Make You Feel Like the Smartest Person Alive

If you've ever wanted to feel like the next Nikola Tesla, then you've come to the right place. These people won't just make you feel smart, they'll …

Six psychological terms people use incorrectly—and insultingly

Psychology is the scientific study of human thought and behavior, and hence of everyday life, which means that many people consider themselves experts on the topic, even if they’ve never cracked the spine of a psychology textbook.<p>Armchair psychologists will bandy terms about, such as “neurotic” or …

This Is The Ancient Rock Fortress Of Sigiriya, The Eighth Ancient Wonder Of The World

<b>At an altitude of 200 meters, on the top of a massive column of rock lie the magnificent ancient ruins of a temple reaching for the stars.</b><p>Located in …

Amazon Is Recruiting People to Start Delivery Businesses. Here's Why I Think Some People Could Get Rich

There's risk in any business. But if you asked me to invest in a business with these built-in advantages, I'd certainly listen.<p>I know a lot of people who have made a ton of money on Amazon.<p>Now, Amazon says it wants to recruit entrepreneurs to build a national network of small, independent delivery …

Entrepreneurship

17 Libraries That'll Make You Say, "My Library Needs That!"

More reasons to hide out in a library all day!

Libraries

20 Cool Bunk Beds That Offer Us The Gift Of Style

20 Cool Bunk Beds That Offer Us The Gift Of Style ← Back to article<p>perfect-bunk-beds-saving-spacePrevious<p>BACK TO ARTICLE:

Build Really Strong Teams Using These 5 Uncommonly Powerful Secrets

Teams are an extremely powerful tool for getting the most out of the most important resource you have: your human resource.<p>One of the biggest challenges for business leaders is getting the right group of people together on a team that will deliver the results you desire for your company. Business …

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I don't really …

Kimo Hut

Just outside the small town of Gundagai in New South Wales, Australia, is where you’ll find the Kimo Estate, a luxury venue on a working 7,000-acre …

15 Animated GIFs That Actually Explain How the World Works

We love stupid things like memes and Tumblr posts around here, but we also love knowing science things and being smart like. Since our super-fun …

An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

This custom-built tiny house is big on interior design

Washington-based company Handcrafted Movement is making quite the name for itself with custom-made tiny homes. The company’s latest micro dwelling — …

Interior Design

The 50 Best Moments in Sci-Fi History

These are all the moments that made our favorite films truly memorable.<p>We've written about our favorite films of all time, but they'd be nothing without these memorable moments that make them worth watching again...and again... and again.<p><b>Warning:</b> <i>Some of the clips feature intense violence, mild</i> …

Spoilers

10 endlessly fascinating websites to waste your time on

The internet is a vast, wonderful trove of information. There's so much to learn from a seemingly endless supply of resources. From video lectures …

The US Army is 243 years old — here's what its soldiers have worn into battle in every war since the American Revolution

From rags to spit-and-polish boots, from scratchy blue wool to the new operational camouflage pattern, from tricorn hat to helmet, the Army uniform has changed drastically through the years.<p>In honor of the US Army's birthday in 2015, and the launch of the Operational Camouflage Pattern, soldiers …

U.S. Army