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The Best Pork Chop Recipes for the Busiest Weeknights

Like chicken breasts, pork chops are weeknight wonders. Not only do they cook quickly, but they are also infinitely adaptable. That means you can …

Cooking

Amazon's Director of Learning Science shares 5 hacks to help you learn anything

Whether you're a student, an entry-level employee or an entrepreneur with your own company, learning is a vital part of getting ahead. Warren Buffett …

Self-improvement

NASA Satellites Detect Seriously Weird Changes in Earth's Freshwater

A fascinating new study from NASA reveals how the amount of freshwater in certain regions changed over the years due to various factors, including …

Water

The Rage of the Incels

Incels aren’t really looking for sex. They’re looking for absolute male supremacy.<p>Lately I have been thinking about one of the first things that I ever wrote for the Internet: a series of interviews with adult virgins, published by the Hairpin. I knew my first subject personally, and, after I …

Feminism

1 Small Mistake Will Get Your Resume Rejected Immediately, According to Google's Former Head of HR

That resume you've been busy polishing all week? You should probably proof it one more time.<p>You can't get a job offer without first getting an interview, so your initial focus as a candidate is simple: position yourself to pass the first resume screen. According to Laszlo Bock, former SVP of People …

Employment

US cell carriers are selling access to your real-time phone location data

The company embroiled in a privacy row has "direct connections" to all major US wireless carriers, including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint -- …

Privacy

The Truth About Introverts And Their Brain Chemistry, According To Psychology Expert

Introverts aren’t shy or lazy and they don’t necessarily suffer from social anxiety, reveals doctor of psychology Perpetua Neo.<p>Introverts are …

Psychology

The End of Trump Won't Be the End of Trumpism

A new book—tweeted out by the president himself—argues that America is in the midst of a populist realignment.<p>For two years, the American media has been stuck in the movie <i>Groundhog Day</i>, replaying the 2016 election over and over in the hopes of extracting some new insight about an outcome it didn’t …

Voting

To get conservative climate contrarians to really listen, try speaking their language

It’s a well-studied fact that facts don’t speak for themselves. This is especially apparent with climate change. Some brilliant studies in the past …

Climate

This Is How You Negotiate a Better Deal

Much has been written about women’s lack of negotiating skills in the workplace. There’s no shortage of surveys that say essentially the same thing: …

6 of the Most Captivating Cover Letter Openers -- and Why They Work

Cover letters are tough. Here are some tips to help you get started.<p>This story originally appeared on Glassdoor<p>Let’s cut straight to the chase: Most cover letters are bad. In fact, Dawn Rasmussen, certified resume writer and president of Pathfinder Writing and Career Services, happily admits that …

Employment

Why so many older couples get divorced

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>A couple are in their early 50s, live in Los Angeles, work in the entertainment industry …

Divorce

Encourage Students to Reflect on Their Growth with This Free Slides Portfolio Template

<i>“We do not learn from experience. We learn from reflecting on experience.” Paraphrase of John Dewey’s work</i><p>One of the most important ways to end the …

Education Technology

America is plagued by a chronic misunderstanding of slavery and white supremacy

A recent study from the Southern Poverty Law Center traces our ignorance to our schools, and provides a path to solving this problem.<p>Several years …

Black History

5-Ingredient Salads You’ll Want to Make All Summer Long

With summer just around the corner, the last thing you want is a recipe that calls for standing over the hot stove. So we developed five new …

Food

Here's what annoyed high school students most about the switch to Common Core

The Common Core standards were supposed to get students to understand math more deeply. For some California high school students, it didn’t work out …

Teaching

The Pentagon Can’t Account for $21 Trillion (That’s Not a Typo)

Twenty-one trillion dollars.The Pentagon’s own numbers show that it can’t account for $21 trillion. Yes, I mean trillion with a “T.” And this could …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

World's easiest tomato sauce is also the most delicious

<b>Like magic, this lip-smacking sauce requires just four ingredients and hardly any work at all.</b><p>It's hard now to imagine a time when Italian food was …

Italian Food

Recruiters Will Ignore Your LinkedIn Profile If It's Missing These 2 Things

Invest the time to stand out early on and success will follow.<p>If I delivered a commencement speech to 2018 college graduates, I'd tell them that nobody will ever care as much about their career as they do.<p>They'll always need to do a little public relations for themselves--and they should probably …

Employment

How to delete your Google history

You can delete some of it, or you can delete all of it.<p>Like Facebook and Apple before it, Google has introduced a new user privacy policy to comply with a new European data privacy law -- General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -- that goes into effect on May 25. Google's updated privacy policy …

Maps

Worst-case climate change scenario is even worse than we thought

The phrase “worse than we thought” is a cliché when it comes to climate change. There are lots of studies suggesting we’re in for more warming and …

Climate Change

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Psychology

Most Russian Facebook ads sought to divide Americans on race

According to a new analysis, most Russian-linked Facebook ads before and after the 2016 election were tied to race, crime, and policing.<p>Over half of the Facebook ads bought by Russian groups during the 2016 election to sow discord and division were tied to race, according to a USA Today analysis of …

Social Media

Another Study Finds Poverty’s Impact On “Cognitive Bandwidth”

There has been an increasing amount of research documenting the impact poverty has on people’s psychology framework: that when some of our “cognitive …

High School

Climate Change Impacts in Latin America

Latin America’s climate is changing. Precipitation patterns are shifting, temperatures are rising, and some areas are experiencing changes in the …

Climate Change

23 American mothers on what it’s like to go back to work after maternity leave

<i>To celebrate Mother’s Day, Quartz staff collected story ideas from their mothers and sought to answer them. This mother asks: How do Americans experience going back to work after maternity leave? Read more stories from the series here.</i><p>For women in countries that offer several weeks or months of …

Pregnancy

The harrowing reality of getting and working on an H-1B in Trump’s America

For almost five weeks last year, Shikha Gupta*, an Indian working with a large consulting firm in New York, was unemployed and without pay, because of the Donald Trump administration’s changes to theH-1B visa process.<p>Gupta, a New York University graduate, had been working for about nine months with …

Immigration

The New $10 IKEA Product Every Kitchen Needs

When keeping a dish warm on the stove or covering a bowl of salad to store in the fridge, we’re likely all guilty of reaching for the cling wrap or …

Kitchens

Google Has an Official Process in Place for Learning From Failure--and It's Absolutely Brilliant

Recently, Google described its internal process for documenting and learning from mistakes, and there's a lot here that can benefit any company.<p>How do you view failure?<p>For many, the act of failing or committing a major mistake is enough to send them spiraling down into a pity party. But there is a …

Self-improvement

These Are the Countries That Will Have the Worst Temperature Swings in the Future

<i>This story was originally published by</i> Grist <i>and appears here as part of the</i> Climate Desk<i> collaboration.</i>The effects of climate change are already …

Climate Change