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Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius …

11 Telltale Signs You Should Quit Your Job and Do What You Really Love

You spend a major chunk of your life working -- so shouldn't your profession be more than just work?<p>Some people hang on to a job they hate because the money is "too good." Some people hang on to a job they hate because the "prestige" of the title makes it too hard on their egos to quit.<p>And some …

employability

Four Moves You Might Not Realize Make You Look Unprofessional in an Interview

By this point, you know not to apply to any jobs with an email address that screams, “I created this in the eighth grade!” So, you’re no longer …

Cat Flats: Designing human apartments for feline friends - CNN Style

Written by By Kate Springer, CNN<p>Perched on a ledge in a Taipei apartment, Ge Ge -- aka Elder Brother -- looks satisfied as he surveys his new territory.<p>His owner recently overhauled their 484 square foot (45 sqm) home in the Taiwanese capital to make Ge Ge and his sibling, Mei Mei -- or Little …

What Greek myths have in common with Indian mythology (and why it matters)

Devdutt Pattanaik’s new book unveils convergences and spots connections.<p>If you are even remotely active on social media, chances are you have come …

Books

How Muji Fuels Its Explosive Growth Without Ads

Muji is continuing its international expansion with two new U.S. stores. Here’s how the company is becoming a household name without compromising its principles.<p>With more than 700 stores spread across three continents, the cult Japanese retailer Muji has shown no signs of slowing down its rapid …

Clothing

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5 Swoon-Worthy Office Supplies to Up Your Writing Game

It's high time you upgraded your office supplies. Whether you're taking notes, pursuing your creative passion, or jotting down to-do lists, a nice …

Writing

The Lucifer Effect: Creating Difference to Justify Atrocity

[Article updated on 7 September 2017]<p>The ego defence of dehumanization involves seeing other people as less or other than human so as not to have to …

Sociology

Britons may have to apply to visit Europe after Brexit

European commission drawing up plans based on US system, which charges applicants a fee<p>British citizens may have to apply online and pay to travel to Europe after the UK leaves the EU, under plans being drawn up by the bloc for a visa waiver programme similar to the US system.<p>The European …

So according to science, THIS is why women love jerks

I don’t know if y’all are HUGE <i>One Tree Hill</i> fans like your’s truly over here, but there’s a line that Peyton says that will always resonate with me: …

My Husband and I Had Sex Every Day for a Year—Here's How We're Doing Now

It didn't make our relationship divorce-proof, but it did make me more confident.<p>Three years ago I had sex every single day, for one whole year.<p>To answer the most popular questions I've been asked since: No, it was not with 365 men. It was with one, my husband. Yes, even while I was on my period. I …

10 Times Actors Had Real Sex In Mainstream Movies or On-Screen

With world cinema getting bolder and bolder day by day, actors have to push hard to their limits. Some actors get so much indulged in their roles …

These are the personality tests you take to get a job at the world's largest hedge fund

Bridgewater Associates, with $150 billion in assets under management, is not only the world's biggest hedge fund.<p>It's also a highly ambitious, 1,700-person management experiment. And to get a job there, you have to undergo an intensive examination of your psyche.<p>Ray Dalio founded Bridgewater in …

10 Realistic Work-Life Balance Tips to Steal From Billionaires

Don't neglect the things you should be doing in your personal life. It may be the key to your success.<p>Did you know that 9 out of 10 startups fail? While that can be attributed to a number of reasons, having an equally failing life <i>outside</i> of work (marriage, work/life balance, and self-care) will put …

worklife

Apple's last great MacBook Pro was made four years ago — and there's one key reason for that

But thanks to a simple yet effective feature in MacBook Pros made between 2008 and 2012, my laptop will live on until at least 2020, and probably longer.<p>Normally, with the way I use my computer, it would have lasted two years and I would have had to buy a new computer for $1,800 or more.<p>What's this …

'The Crazy Way I Paid Off My Mortgage Fast'

The average American homeowner owes $164,217 on his mortgage. That's a hefty sum, which explains why most of us chip away at paying it back over, oh, 30 years. And yet, certain homeowners pay off their mortgage at a much faster clip -- and it's not because they're millionaires, either.<p>Check out the …

7 Nap Hacks for a Better Mid-Day Boost

Naps are the best! While it's generally frowned upon to nod off at your desk or in class, a nap may actually be the best way to boost your …

This Mumbai Cafe Has The Cheesiest Fries In All The Land

Thank god it's fryday.

London named most expensive city to base employee, Mumbai 17th

The cost of accommodating an employee in London is more than double that of Sydney, Los Angeles or Chicago, according to a new study which placed …

Osama bin Laden worried wife had tracking device in filling

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiding in Pakistan, an increasingly paranoid Osama bin Laden suspected Iran of implanting a tracking device in his wife's mouth and …

We just got another massive sign of how badly Saudi Arabia is suffering from the oil price crash

On Monday, HSBC economists Simon Williams and Razan Nasser dropped a note on the country's foreign-exchange holdings, and things look pretty dire for the oil-reliant nation.<p>It shows that FX reserves dropped by more than $14 billion (£10.1 billion) in January, falling to their lowest level in nearly …

Mumbai-Pune Expressway oil spill sparks 10-hour jam

A tanker carrying edible oil spilled most of its cargo on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway on Saturday, sparking huge traffic jams that lasted 10 hours. It …

Oil and gas producers ‘in distress’ as low oil price pain continues

Many US producers borrowed heavily and cheaply to cash in on the shale boom, but prices of around $30 a barrel are now causing severe difficulties<p>Low oil and gas prices are close to triggering a wave of bankruptcies and debt defaults among US producers, investors fear. The fall in the oil price to …

Scientists say this behavior can make men more attractive to women

From being a talented musician to walking a dog, there are plenty of traits and behaviors that can amp up your sex appeal to women — especially if you're looking to land a long-term relationship.<p>A growing body of research on romantic attraction has focused on the importance of altruism: Men who …

How Often Other Couples Have Sex, Fight, Go on Dates, and More

See how your relationship habits stack up to more than 1,000 other people’s.<p>Unless they tell you otherwise, you probably assume that your friends and their S.O.s never fight, can't keep their hands off of each other, and get a full eight hours of sleep every night (while spooning, of course). But …

Starbucks' Vice President of Design + Content Jeffrey Fields Reveals Their Red Cup Design

While coffee preferences vary and CH often prefers to consume local, indie coffee brands, Starbucks plays a critical role in global coffee adoption—and they aim to do so responsibly. Moreover, they're one of only a handful of brands whose iconography has reached the world over. Since 1997, …

Chelsea Have Lost More Than Football Matches: They've Lost Their Identity

STAMFORD BRIDGE, LONDON — Chelsea aren't playing like a Jose Mourinho team right now because they <i>aren't</i> a Jose Mourinho team right now.<p>Winning the title last season disguised it, but until Mourinho instills that dogged character his sides have always been known for, Chelsea's plight is going to …

Soccer

Want to watch a film on a plane? Bring your tablet, say airlines

A transatlantic service from Gatwick is launching without seatback screens, with content to be streamed directly to passengers’ devices<p>Grab your iPads, travellers. The in-flight TV screen is set to become a thing of the past on long-haul flights from the UK, with airlines claiming that passengers …

Long Haul

It's Time to Banish These 6 Cooking Myths from Your Kitchen

In anticipation of his incredibly comprehensive new cookbook, The Food Lab's J. Kenji López-Alt debunked the most common cooking myths for us.<p><b>J. Kenji López-Alt</b> is not messing around when he says he's cooked over 1,000 steaks and baked more than 1,500 chocolate chip cookies. His recipes, which find …