Todd Berger

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10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Happy | Inc.com

It's easy to think of happiness as a <i>result</i>, but happiness is also a <i>driver</i>.<p>One example: While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal productivity (whether a one-day burst, or a lifetime, or things you should <i>not</i> do every day), probably the best way to be more productive is to just be …

Happiness

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another level. By carefully adding a couple of solid-colored (typically white), vertical lines to the moving images, an incredible three-dimensional …

Dangerous Contaminated Chicken - Consumer Reports

Dangerous bacteria<p>When you shop at your favorite grocery store, you probably assume that the food on display is safe to take home. But in the poultry …

Open Letter to Obama: Mr. President, Wake the Frack Up

Dear President Obama:<p>In your five years as president you have yet to visit North Dakota. I would like to offer a personal invitation to take you through the western half of North Dakota, the region affected by the Bakken oil boom. The buttes are no longer the biggest draw to the region; they are …

North Dakota

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>“Living in the open in this way, and making friends of the …

New from Hand-Eye Supply: Portland-Made Wide Stripe Aprons

Look at these stripes. Just look at them. Baffle your foes and hypnotize your prey with <b>Hand-Eye Supply Portland-Made Aprons</b>! Much-sought, rarely …

The Top 12 Animal Scoots That Defined 2013

As we scoot on out of 2013, let's take a look back on some adorable little scoots.

Cute Animals

The 47 Absolute Greatest Dog GIFs Of 2013

The best, cutest, and most viral dog moments of the year.

Pets

Do Not Pray For Easy Lives

John F. Kennedy

New Wonderfully Witty Dog Portraits by Ron Schmidt

Photographer Ron Schmidt just wrote to us to tell us about a new set of photos from his adorable series <i>Loose Leashes</i>. (See older posts, here and here.) Not only does Ron snap cute photos of dogs, he and his wife come up with the most clever names for each of them. (Make sure to look at the …

Pets

Orlando's Budding Beer Culture Gives Visitors an Option Outside of Parks

Craft beer is usually not what comes to mind when thinking about Orlando. Walt Disney World, Universal Studios or another splashy theme park, yes, …

How the Terrible, Insufferable Six-Day Water Fast Made Me a New Man

What if there were a cure-all treatment for high blood pressure, migraines, chronic pain, arthritis, and, oh yeah, fatness? The catch: You'll be really, really hungry. Ben Marcus spends a long and profoundly satisfying week on a strict diet of absolutely nothing but H2O.<p>DAY ONE: HORIZONTAL IS YOUR …

High Blood Pressure

New ligament discovered in the human knee

Two knee surgeons at University Hospitals Leuven have discovered a previously undescribed ligament in the human knee. The ligament appears to play an …

Biomechanics

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

39 Delightful Ways To Eat Sweet Potatoes This Thanksgiving

Are you excited about this meal yet? Because I sure yam.

Sweet Potatoes

How to Eat—and Eat Well—After the Zombie Apocalypse

The End of Days doesn't have to mean the End of Dining. Survival expert Shane Hobel shows how to keep your post-apocalyptic cooking standards high<p>There's two things in this world that we can be sure of: We'll always want to eat well, and the Zombie Apocalypse is definitely going to happen. …

New York State

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Reinventing Yourself

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book, is “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter) . Follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>Here are the rules: I’ve been at zero a few times, come back a few times, and done it …

23 Super Satisfying Low-Carb Dinners

Low-carb doesn't have to be boring. It's amazing what you can do with a food processor, a head of cauliflower, and some cheese.

Cooking

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

20 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free

It seems like these days you can learn just about anything online for free, but of course some of that information is better than others. The good …

Download Free, Open-source Textbooks from OpenStax College

Textbooks are incredibly expensive (not to mention cumbersome and heavy in dead tree format). Smart students can pick up free digital textbooks from …

The Best Things Since Sliced Bread—21 Unexpected Sandwich Recipes

The great thing about sandwiches, well one of the great things, is that they are a complete meal in one easy to eat package. The not so great thing? It’s easy to get stuck in a rut and eat the same sandwich day after day. To remedy your lunchtime boredom, we’ve gathered 21 delicious and surprising …

11 Healthy "Hippie" Ingredients Everyone Should Cook With

And lo, the nutritional yeast rained down upon the popcorn. And lo, it was good.

Healthy Eating

An Apple A Day: 8 Sweet & Savory Recipes With Apples

The weather is cooler, the leaves are starting to change and apple season is upon us! From sweet cinnamon-scented desserts to savory soups, here my favorite apple recipes to try this fall. Enjoy!<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>An Apple a Day

Bug Bento | WIRED

Honey<br>Caterpillar Roll<p>Fried waxworms, with a taste akin to pistachios, are flattened like an usuyaki tamago (thin omelet), which is wrapped around …

Alton Brown on the End of Meat as We Know It

• Author: Alton Brown. Alton Brown Science<br>• Date of Publication: 09.17.13. 09.17.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:33 am. 6:33 am<p>The production floor at Beyond …

The book that made me quit my job

A couple years ago, I sat on a plane. I was returning home to DC after visiting my family in Utah, and the prospect of going back to work made me …

Graduate School

Bruschetta And Crostini Recipes: 24 Ways To Top Your Bread (PHOTOS)

Almost everyone is familiar with bruschetta -- and hopefully, by now, almost everyone knows how to correctly pronounce it. And the popularity of this Italian favorite is no surprise, as it's not only a simple appetizer but also an 'upscale' finger food.<p>But while the traditional tomato-and-basil …

8 Airbnb Hawaii Rentals That Will Put Your Hotel To Shame

Hawaii is a place like no other, so if you come to visit, why not stay in a home like no other. Picture yourself in a yurt, micro-house, tree house, or even a yacht on a mountain. That’s right, a yacht <i>on top</i> of a mountain. Here are eight of the smallest, tallest, weirdest and, in their own way, …

Car yoga: 8 seated yoga positions for your next road trip

A recent road trip with my truck driver dad took me from Ontario, Canada, to Pennsylvania, Illinois, New York, Indiana, and back over six days. I got …

Yoga