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These are the 5 “super skills” you need for jobs of the future

Work is changing, so to stay ahead you’ll need to master these skills that you probably didn’t learn in college.<p>Chances are your job description has changed over the past five years. Or maybe your role didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of today and the future looks quite different …

Indiana University

How Ava DuVernay Became a Creator of Worlds

Late fall in the redwood forests of Northern California, it gets cold. Not wrap-yourself-in-furs cold—we’re still talking 51 degrees—but the kind of …

University of Chicago

The Soul-Crushing Legacy of Billy Graham

Billy Graham saved my soul. In 1973, I was ten years old, growing up in a working-class clan in North Carolina, and I had a problem: I liked boys. …

This German startup wants to be your bank (without being a bank)

BERLIN — “That is f*cking clever,” said Ben Floyd, 33, as we sat in a trendy cafe in Berlin’s Mitte district. Floyd, who runs a digital agency in …

Top 10 Viral Animal Videos of the Year

We laughed, we gasped, and we learned from these videos in 2015.<p>Over the past year we’ve shared some great viral videos from around the Internet, including a few that were created by National Geographic staff, explorers, and partners. Many of these videos featured animal behaviors that were …

16 Sweet and Savory Tart Recipes, Because Everything Tastes Better With a Butter Crust

Because everything tastes better when it's in a butter crust.<p><b>Nothing says "dinner table centerpiece"</b> quite like a tart. These savory and sweet versions—from a savory spinach dinner tart to a show-stopping chocolate-caramel number—are all elegant, beautiful, and easy to pull off with a little …

The Intern Review Nancy Meyers

Fans of aspirational filmmaking’s greatest practitioner will enjoy The Intern. Other people? Maybe less so.<p>A <b>Nancy Meyers</b> movie is a certain sort of a thing. Though she gets less credit for her recognizable brand than, say, <b>Quentin Tarantino</b> does for his talky throwback style, it’s usually …

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism

Beat these culprits to burn more calories<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of turning the food you eat into energy that keeps your heart beating, …

Nutrition

Even for the active, a long sit shortens life and erodes health

Maybe those of us who sit for long hours in meetings, on phone calls, and tapping away at keyboards should be getting hazard pay. New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those of us who sit for long hours raise our average risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease,<p>type 2 …

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Latin America

Top Ten Protein-Rich Foods - Slideshow

<b>Why you should include protein rich foods in your diet?</b><p>► Since every cell in your body contains protein, protein in your diet will help your body …

These 5 Margarita Recipes Just Made Your Weekend That Much Better

Whether you’re prepping for your Cinco de Mayo bash or just looking for a fresh drink to serve at all your summer backyard hangs, <b>nothing compares to a refreshing margarita</b>. With the May 5th holiday (and hopefully warm weather) right around the corner, we’ve rounded up a few unique ‘rita recipes …

News for our time

Intriguing Design Roller Coaster: The Shifted House in Russia

Admit it!- having your place turned upside-town (after a memorable party, let’s say) is not something you are unfamiliar with at times. But this …

New York Daily News Front Page Whacks Chris Christie Over Sandy Aid Allegations

The New York Daily News used its front page Sunday to take on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), who is facing new allegations of political retribution.<p>Christie has been under fire since recently-released emails showed that his aides ordered closures of several lanes onto the George Washington …

HuffPost Live Will Experiment With More Regularly Scheduled Programming—Like TV

As HuffPost Live enters its second year—its first birthday was earlier this week—the fledgling video news network may look to establish a Web version …

Pope's Approval Rating Soars: CNN Poll

The Holy See is about to get an early Christmas present this year.<p>A new CNN poll released Tuesday found that 88% of American Catholics view Pope Francis favorably. Additionally, nearly 75 percent of Americans in general think he's doing a good job.<p>It's been quite a year for the new pope. Named …

13 Types Of Cuddles You Need To Get In On Right Now

Cuddling: Does a body good.

14 Facebook Tools You Didn't Know Existed

Facebook Tools You Didn't Know Existed<p>1. Activity Log<p>2. Ad Create Tool<p>3. App Center<p>4. Browse<p>5. Conversion Tracking<p>6. Custom Audiences<p>7. Export Your …

Barenaked Ladies - "Odds Are" (Official Music Video) | Rooster Teeth

Music Videos

Five Things You Absolutely, Positively Need to Know About Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / August 16, 2013<p>Flipboard magazines are a beautiful way to curate and share your favorite articles, photos, videos and audio tracks. Yet …

What Is a Magazine? Five Surprising and Useful Definitions

MagMaker / August 21, 2013<p>Quick: What is a magazine?<p>This has always been tricky question to answer, even before the arrival of the Interwebs, …

What Happened When I Fell Into Fantomette's Wonderful World of Flipboard Magazines

What Happened When I Fell Into Fantomette’s Wonderful World of Flipboard Magazines<p>MagMaker / August 28, 2013<p>It’s always a treat to find a Flipboard …

Introducing the Flipboard Magmaker Newsletter

MagMaker / September 6, 2013<p>If you’ve created a Flipboard magazine, we think that makes you rather special.<p>So we created a special newsletter just …

How to Build an Audience for Your Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / September 11, 2013<p>You’ve created a Flipboard magazine. Now you want more people to read it. Try these techniques to grow your magazine …

Oops! How to Remove Stories from Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / September 19, 2013<p>It happens: Perhaps your finger slipped, so you ended up adding a story to the wrong magazine by mistake. Or maybe you …

Chicago Tribune's Scott Kleinberg Shares His Tips on How to Use Flipboard

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

WTF Weds: What To Get My Mom For Mother’s Day – The Everywhereist

I know this picture is blurry, but it’s still kind of magical. My mom was angry because I was doing dishes in her house.<p>–<p>Dear Mom,<p>Please don’t read …