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17 Clear Signs You Were Raised Right

It's about more than just saying please and thank you.<p>As we barrel through the 21st century, it's hard not to be nostalgic for simpler days, when everyone wasn't so consumed with smartphones, iPads and laptops, and the focus was on a more wholesome kind of lifestyle, unhindered by technology. …

Composers Learn To Make A Living WIth 'Invisible' Music

Berklee College of Music boasts a long list of Grammy Award winners among its alumni. But now, Berklee is filling classes with students making music for podcasts, video games and commercials.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Podcasts are huge, and they've created a demand for new music. At Berklee …

Rachmaninoff: An American Without Assimilation

The question of assimilation has been on my mind a lot lately. Living in this great country where individuality is embraced, our current obsession with assimilation for those choosing the U.S. as their new home seems like a strange paradox.<p>Consider the Russian composer, pianist and conductor Sergei …

This Legendary Chapel Transforms In A Way You Won't Believe

It's out of this world. 💫✨<p>Visiting two places at once is always a thrill... especially when those two places are outer space and one of the most breathtaking chapels in the world:<p>King's College Chapel, pictured above, is praised as a premier example of late Gothic architecture. As part of The …

Stephen Hawking

Museum ‘Bans’ Cameras, Asks People To Sketch Artwork To Truly Appreciate It

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has come up with a brilliant new way to get people interested in their artwork. Though they haven’t banned cameras or …

Watch Chocolates Take Shape In This Delicious Short Documentary

Nicolas Berger sees making chocolate as the ultimate art form—one which requires creativity, precision, and an incredibly nuanced understanding not …

Documentaries

Customized Clothing in Two and a Half Weeks That Won’t Break the Bank? Meet Staud

Bespoke may be the dream, but it’s one that the pesky matter of finances prohibits for many of us. The launch of Staud aims to rectify that. Headed up by former Reformation fashion director Sarah Staudinger and co-creative director George Augusto, the line will offer up foundational pieces like …

What not to do in Bulgaria

Don’t be an arrogant cheapskate.<p>Just because you are in an inexpensive country doesn’t mean you can get everything you want for next to nothing. A …

Balayage is Instagram’s Favorite Fall Hair Color Trend

Fall is typically a time when drastic beauty moves are made. That peachy-nude lip now gets slathered in deep reds. Your nails go from neon pops of color to shimmering gem tones and silvers. And hair color gets darker, like from blonde to <i>bronde</i>or from rose gold to a deep auburn. But according to the …

Battle of the Subscription Beauty Boxes

<i>ICYMI: We've tasked HuffPost Style fashion editor Michelle Persad with trying out everything from chicken cutlets and skipping shampoo to</i> …

13 Natural Acne-Fighting Skincare Products Under $20

If you’re like us, you’re doing everything you can to prevent acne. You’re using the right routine for your skin type, you’re eating melon and your leafy greens and you avoid bad-for-skin ingredients. But finding quality skincare products on a budget is difficult, and trying to find <i>natural</i> products …

How to Master the Korean Beauty Trend Mul-Gwang

Korean beauty trends never fail to delight us. They’re wacky (snail facials?!), adorable and NEVER boring. The latest look to steal our hearts is the Mul-Gwang trend AKA a glowing face that gives the illusion that you are indeed a gorgeous water nymph who subsists on a diet of dew drops, organic …

Korean 'Beauty Trend' Inspired Makeup Tutorial

A Collection of Some of The Best Chromebook Apps for Teachers

August, 2015<br>One the occasion of the start of a new school year, <i>Educational Technology and Mobile Learning</i> is working on a series of posts aiming at …

Jimmy Carter has one very big regret. Most presidents are right there with him.

As former President Carter told reporters Thursday that cancer had spread to his brain, he reflected on his life and was asked whether he had any regrets. The 90-year-old's answer was blunt and candid.<p>"I wish I had sent one more helicopter to get the hostages, and we would have rescued them, and I …

The Coddling of the American Mind

In the name of emotional well-being, college students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education—and mental health.<p><b>S</b>omething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and …

I Look Like a Professor #ilooklikeaprofessor

This post was easy for me to write. My privilege protects me almost all the time now. The harder truths told about #ilooklikeaprofessor are in essays …

"Heroin Chicken" (Warning: Extremely Addictive)

Would it be bragging to say that I am famous among my circle of friends for this amazing chicken?<p>Would it be over the top to say that at least two vegetarians (ladies, you know who you are!) have ignored the tofu I had diligently fixed them when they saw this chicken presented to the rest of the …

Recipes

John Doyle: Seven shows you should be watching on Netflix

Late-summer and the pickings are slim.<p>Summer's batch of reality shows are in full swing and premium-cable dramas have returned – some to disappoint, and others to delight. But there is always new content to seek out on Netflix Canada, where oddities and rare gems are found. Herewith, a week's worth …

Gay Celibacy Is the New Ex-Gay Therapy

‘Hate the sin, not the sinner’ has led evangelicals to push gay celibacy as a way to accept homosexuals. But is it any better than conversion therapy?<p>…

28 Things You Should Learn To Make If You Love Chinese Food

Your taste buds deserve so much more than orange chicken and fried rice.

Tactile Infatuation

I’ve probably tired you with the amount of times I’ve gone on about how awesome tactile gear is as compared to touch screens. Well, I’d like to …

REIFY’s Sculptures Come Alive With Music

Born from an art and technology project at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, REIFY transforms physical sculptures into interactive, animated experiences that sync with specific songsall through a dedicated mobile app called Stylus. So far, REIFY has partnered with musicians Tim Fain, YACHT, Mae …

Art

101 free things to do in London

Give your credit card a rest with these 101 fabulous London freebies.<p>Free museums<p>1. Come face-to-face with a roaring T-Rex and experience the …

A Patient Walks Into a Sleep Clinic With Too Many Red Blood Cells...

<i>How's your blood?</i><p>Over the last few months we've seen a spike in patients who've come to see us because "my blood count is too high." The patients are puzzled. Why am I seeing sleep specialists when "I have too many red blood cells?" They're seeing us because they have very smart, deeply caring …

Want to Be a Better Writer? Cut These 7 Words

by Joe BuntingIf you’re reading this, then you want to be a better writer. However, becoming a better writer is elusive, isn’t it? It’s more art than …

The Incredible Way Your Emotions Are Causing You Physical Pain

By Phil Mutz, writer at LittleThings.com<p>Life can sometimes be an emotional roller coaster.<p>Some days you're up and some days you're down. But I was shocked to discover that the emotions you feel and the thoughts you think can have a direct impact on your physical health.<p>According to Dr. Susanne …

Chronic Pain